The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
London / City of London
Rank 219 232 294
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +62
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 9 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.85% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 17
Median salary £82,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,230 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.56% +2.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1885 2230 3426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.55% 34.49% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 2012 3055
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the City of London region.

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) IBM Integration Bus
5 9 (42.86%) C#
5 9 (42.86%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) IBM
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Banking
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) DataPower
7 6 (28.57%) AIX
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) Control-M
7 6 (28.57%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) TIBCO
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) VB
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (19.05%) Solaris
9 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (19.05%) JMS

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (90.48%) WebSphere
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (14.29%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DMZ
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (19.05%) VB Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (28.57%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) JMS
5 3 (14.29%) FpML
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
6 2 (9.52%) JDBC
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) EDI
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) DataPower
2 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) AIX
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) ArchiMate
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Logistics
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 3 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.52%) C
7 2 (9.52%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Control-M
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) TIBCO
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Software AG
5 2 (9.52%) Informatica
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) webMethods
6 1 (4.76%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (4.76%) Solace