Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 307 310 327
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 5 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.055% 0.26% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.60% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 6
City of London median annual salary £85,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £77,500 £51,625 £45,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £85,000 £76,875
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +3.70% +3.85%

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 3,514 4,515 4,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.59% 43.45% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,102 4,080 3,829
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) PDA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) DataPower
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall

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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) PVCS
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DataPower
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) PDA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PL/1
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) REXX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ACF2
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata