Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WebSphere MQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 337 342
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 11 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.091% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.22% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 3
City of London median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £51,250 £63,625 £47,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,750 £77,000
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £82,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -36.36% +37.50% +14.29%

WebSphere MQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,973 4,511 3,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.27% 41.04% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,586 4,093 3,541
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,350 £38,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ 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 in the City of London.

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) EAI
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Spring

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) KDB
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) EAI Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SOA Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Developer
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
2 1 (9.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) EAI
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) BCP
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 15022
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 20022
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft