Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 292 307 326
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 29 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.023% 0.28% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.67% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 6
Median annual salary £87,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £82,750 £51,250 £53,125
90th Percentile £94,250 £85,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £87,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +11.11% -

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 3,338 4,354 4,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.55% 42.26% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,945 3,900 3,778
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebSphere MQ in the City of London.

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (50.00%) ACF2
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Banking
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence

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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JBehave
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Banking
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/1
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ACF2
1 1 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft