Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 987 897 826
Rank change year-on-year -90 -71 +104
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 163 303 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 140 250 285
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.66% +6.00%
10th Percentile £44,875 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,625 £72,500 £75,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67886 68921 78582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.29% 39.04% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56882 60298 67765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in England.

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -56 116 £65,000 +23.81% 12
South East -21 25 £52,500 +5.00%
North of England +10 11 £60,000 +50.00% 2
North West -4 11 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South West +15 7 £60,000 -
East Midlands +28 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Midlands +4 4 £57,500 +15.00%
WebSphere MQ
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 143 (87.73%) WebSphere
2 103 (63.19%) SQL
3 90 (55.21%) Finance
4 80 (49.08%) Banking
5 69 (42.33%) Windows
6 66 (40.49%) MSMQ
7 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (34.36%) Linux
9 53 (32.52%) SQL Server
9 53 (32.52%) IBM
9 53 (32.52%) RabbitMQ
9 53 (32.52%) Windows Server
10 49 (30.06%) Java
11 48 (29.45%) IIS
12 43 (26.38%) DevOps
13 39 (23.93%) .NET
13 39 (23.93%) Unix
14 38 (23.31%) IBM Integration Bus
15 36 (22.09%) TeamCity
15 36 (22.09%) Puppet
15 36 (22.09%) ITIL
16 34 (20.86%) Opscode Chef
17 33 (20.25%) Ansible
18 32 (19.63%) RESTful
18 32 (19.63%) PowerShell
18 32 (19.63%) XML
19 31 (19.02%) Configuration Management
19 31 (19.02%) QA
20 30 (18.40%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (17.79%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 143 (87.73%) WebSphere
2 48 (29.45%) IIS
3 25 (15.34%) Tomcat
4 18 (11.04%) Apache
5 12 (7.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.29%) JBoss
6 7 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.84%) Confluence
8 3 (1.84%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.84%) Jetty
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.61%) Mule
9 1 (0.61%) nginx
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 12 (7.36%) BusinessWorks
2 11 (6.75%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.45%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.61%) Boomi
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) HTTP
2 10 (6.13%) Firewall
3 6 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.45%) DNS
4 4 (2.45%) SSL
5 3 (1.84%) AMQP
5 3 (1.84%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) SMTP
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.13%) Couchbase
5 8 (4.91%) DB2
5 8 (4.91%) Redis
5 8 (4.91%) Riak
6 7 (4.29%) MySQL
7 6 (3.68%) Big Data
7 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.07%) Blockchain
8 5 (3.07%) CouchDB
8 5 (3.07%) NewSQL
8 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (22.09%) TeamCity
2 30 (18.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (17.79%) MSBuild
4 28 (17.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (15.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (15.95%) Hudson
6 25 (15.34%) Selenium
7 20 (12.27%) HP UFT
7 20 (12.27%) SoapUI
8 12 (7.36%) Maven
9 10 (6.13%) Jenkins
10 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
11 7 (4.29%) Ant
11 7 (4.29%) Eclipse
11 7 (4.29%) SpecFlow
12 5 (3.07%) Cucumber
12 5 (3.07%) FitNesse
12 5 (3.07%) JIRA
12 5 (3.07%) NUnit
13 3 (1.84%) Moq
General
1 90 (55.21%) Finance
2 80 (49.08%) Banking
3 20 (12.27%) Private Banking
4 10 (6.13%) Marketing
5 5 (3.07%) Electronics
5 5 (3.07%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (23.31%) Analyst
2 31 (19.02%) Applications Support
3 26 (15.95%) Banking Analyst
3 26 (15.95%) Financial Analyst
4 25 (15.34%) SQL Analyst
5 22 (13.50%) Architect
6 21 (12.88%) Developer
7 20 (12.27%) Automation Test Analyst
7 20 (12.27%) QA Analyst
7 20 (12.27%) QA Automation Analyst
7 20 (12.27%) QA Test Analyst
7 20 (12.27%) Test Analyst
7 20 (12.27%) XML Analyst
8 17 (10.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (9.82%) Support Analyst
10 15 (9.20%) Integration Architect
11 14 (8.59%) Applications Engineer
11 14 (8.59%) PowerShell Engineer
12 11 (6.75%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (40.49%) MSMQ
2 53 (32.52%) RabbitMQ
3 39 (23.93%) .NET
4 38 (23.31%) IBM Integration Bus
5 32 (19.63%) RESTful
5 32 (19.63%) XML
6 21 (12.88%) Middleware
6 21 (12.88%) REST
6 21 (12.88%) Web Services
7 19 (11.66%) JMS
8 18 (11.04%) Spring
9 11 (6.75%) HTML
10 9 (5.52%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.52%) HTML5
10 9 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (4.91%) CSS
11 8 (4.91%) J2EE
11 8 (4.91%) WCF
12 6 (3.68%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (3.68%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.27%) DataPower
2 10 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.91%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.91%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.91%) SWIFT
5 7 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.68%) Fintech
7 3 (1.84%) Clustering
7 3 (1.84%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.84%) Replication
8 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.33%) Windows
2 56 (34.36%) Linux
3 53 (32.52%) Windows Server
4 39 (23.93%) Unix
5 14 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.13%) AIX
6 10 (6.13%) Solaris
7 3 (1.84%) Android
8 2 (1.23%) SUSE
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (26.38%) DevOps
3 36 (22.09%) ITIL
4 31 (19.02%) Configuration Management
5 29 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (17.79%) Scrum
6 27 (16.56%) Test Automation
7 26 (15.95%) Task Automation
8 22 (13.50%) Change Management
8 22 (13.50%) Regression Testing
9 20 (12.27%) API Integration
10 19 (11.66%) Client Onboarding
10 19 (11.66%) Data Protection
11 14 (8.59%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.98%) Multithreading
12 13 (7.98%) SDLC
12 13 (7.98%) TDD
12 13 (7.98%) UML
13 12 (7.36%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (7.36%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 103 (63.19%) SQL
2 49 (30.06%) Java
3 32 (19.63%) PowerShell
4 17 (10.43%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.36%) Python
6 11 (6.75%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.13%) C#
8 9 (5.52%) C++
9 7 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.07%) Ruby
11 3 (1.84%) C
11 3 (1.84%) Jython
11 3 (1.84%) Perl
11 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.84%) XPath
12 2 (1.23%) Clojure
12 2 (1.23%) F#
12 2 (1.23%) Haskell
12 2 (1.23%) Korn
12 2 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (11.66%) CISM
1 19 (11.66%) CISSP
1 19 (11.66%) CRISC
1 19 (11.66%) SANS
2 12 (7.36%) Degree
3 5 (3.07%) PhD
4 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.23%) RHCE
5 1 (0.61%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.02%) QA
2 19 (11.66%) COBIT
2 19 (11.66%) GDPR
3 12 (7.36%) SLA
4 6 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (22.09%) Puppet
2 34 (20.86%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (20.25%) Ansible
4 27 (16.56%) Nagios
5 7 (4.29%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.07%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.23%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.23%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.23%) Control-M
7 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.61%) BMC Marimba
8 1 (0.61%) Cacti
8 1 (0.61%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.61%) Terraform
8 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 53 (32.52%) IBM
2 23 (14.11%) Oracle
3 19 (11.66%) TIBCO
4 17 (10.43%) Red Hat
5 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.13%) VMware
7 6 (3.68%) SAP
7 6 (3.68%) Symantec
8 4 (2.45%) Juniper
8 4 (2.45%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.84%) Citrix
9 3 (1.84%) EMC
9 3 (1.84%) NetApp
10 2 (1.23%) BMC
10 2 (1.23%) CA
10 2 (1.23%) Embarcadero
10 2 (1.23%) Remedy
10 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.23%) Veritas
11 1 (0.61%) Dell Compellent