Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 691 778 703
Rank change year-on-year +87 -75 -90
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 126 90 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109 74 136
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% +15.00% -4.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28,399 29,416 32,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.29% 39.27% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23,210 23,828 28,458
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in London

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Central London -4 15 £80,000 +33.33% 2
South London +10 1 - -
North London - 1 - -
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 101 (80.16%) WebSphere
2 82 (65.08%) Finance
3 60 (47.62%) Oracle
4 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
4 55 (43.65%) JMS
5 54 (42.86%) Java
5 54 (42.86%) Middleware
6 52 (41.27%) Web Services
7 50 (39.68%) SQL
8 47 (37.30%) TDD
8 47 (37.30%) SDLC
9 45 (35.71%) DevOps
10 40 (31.75%) Git (software)
11 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (30.95%) IBM
12 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (28.57%) Banking
14 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
15 33 (26.19%) Test Automation
16 32 (25.40%) Scrum
17 31 (24.60%) JIRA
17 31 (24.60%) MSMQ
17 31 (24.60%) Microservices
18 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
18 30 (23.81%) PowerShell
19 29 (23.02%) C#
20 28 (22.22%) Subversion
21 27 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (21.43%) Oracle Database
22 26 (20.63%) Linux

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 101 (80.16%) WebSphere
2 19 (15.08%) NServiceBus
3 15 (11.90%) JBoss
4 13 (10.32%) Confluence
5 10 (7.94%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (7.14%) IIS
6 9 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 9 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.59%) Apache
7 2 (1.59%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.59%) JCAPS
7 2 (1.59%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.79%) Mule
8 1 (0.79%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (11.11%) Markit EDM
3 4 (3.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.35%) SaaS
3 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.38%) Boomi
5 1 (0.79%) Datadog
5 1 (0.79%) NuGet
5 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) AMQP
2 4 (3.17%) HTTP
3 3 (2.38%) FTP
3 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) DNS
4 2 (1.59%) SSL
4 2 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 23 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 15 (11.90%) Relational Database
6 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (9.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.17%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (3.17%) solidDB
9 3 (2.38%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.59%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.59%) Infinispan
10 2 (1.59%) MySQL
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.79%) DB2
11 1 (0.79%) Informix
11 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 31 (24.60%) JIRA
3 28 (22.22%) Subversion
4 23 (18.25%) TeamCity
5 20 (15.87%) Moq
5 20 (15.87%) NUnit
6 19 (15.08%) Artifactory
6 19 (15.08%) Bitbucket
6 19 (15.08%) NCrunch
6 19 (15.08%) ReSharper
7 15 (11.90%) Jenkins
7 15 (11.90%) Maven
8 13 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.17%) JUnit
9 4 (3.17%) MSBuild
9 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.59%) Ant
12 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (65.08%) Finance
2 36 (28.57%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.56%) Front Office
5 4 (3.17%) Advertising
5 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Retail
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (37.30%) Developer
2 23 (18.25%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) C# Developer
2 23 (18.25%) Senior Developer
3 22 (17.46%) Applications Support
3 22 (17.46%) Support Analyst
4 21 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 19 (15.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (10.32%) Java Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Architect
7 12 (9.52%) Integration Architect
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Applications Support
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
8 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.65%) JMS
2 54 (42.86%) Middleware
3 52 (41.27%) Web Services
4 31 (24.60%) MSMQ
5 24 (19.05%) REST
6 20 (15.87%) .NET
6 20 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (15.08%) WCF
7 19 (15.08%) WinForms
7 19 (15.08%) WPF
8 17 (13.49%) IBM Integration Bus
9 15 (11.90%) Spring
10 14 (11.11%) CSS
10 14 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 14 (11.11%) HTML
10 14 (11.11%) JSON
10 14 (11.11%) Servlets
11 12 (9.52%) Ajax
11 12 (9.52%) iBATIS
11 12 (9.52%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (10.32%) Algorithms
4 12 (9.52%) CMDB
5 9 (7.14%) SWIFT
6 7 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.97%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.17%) Fintech
8 4 (3.17%) Online Banking
8 4 (3.17%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.38%) User Experience
10 2 (1.59%) DataPower
10 2 (1.59%) NHS
11 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.79%) PKI
11 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.63%) Linux
2 21 (16.67%) Windows
3 18 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 12 (9.52%) CentOS
6 9 (7.14%) Unix
7 5 (3.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) SDLC
1 47 (37.30%) TDD
2 45 (35.71%) DevOps
3 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (26.19%) Test Automation
6 32 (25.40%) Scrum
7 31 (24.60%) Microservices
8 25 (19.84%) Change Management
9 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
10 21 (16.67%) High Availability
11 20 (15.87%) Cryptocurrency
11 20 (15.87%) OO
11 20 (15.87%) OOD
12 18 (14.29%) ITIL
13 14 (11.11%) EAI
13 14 (11.11%) ETL
14 13 (10.32%) Multithreading
14 13 (10.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.86%) Java
2 50 (39.68%) SQL
3 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 29 (23.02%) C#
6 17 (13.49%) PL/SQL
7 16 (12.70%) Python
8 15 (11.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.38%) C++
9 3 (2.38%) Perl
9 3 (2.38%) XPath
10 2 (1.59%) C
10 2 (1.59%) COBOL
10 2 (1.59%) Groovy
10 2 (1.59%) Tcl
11 1 (0.79%) PL/1
11 1 (0.79%) REXX
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 12 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) RHCE
5 1 (0.79%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) HL7
2 2 (1.59%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) Docker
2 7 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.79%) ACF2
4 1 (0.79%) iptables
4 1 (0.79%) KVM
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) RACF
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) Ansible
2 14 (11.11%) Puppet
3 13 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.97%) Control-M
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.79%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.79%) Consul
6 1 (0.79%) Grafana
6 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.79%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.79%) Nagios
6 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.79%) QRadar
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.79%) Terraform
6 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 60 (47.62%) Oracle
2 39 (30.95%) IBM
3 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 20 (15.87%) TIBCO
5 19 (15.08%) DevExpress
5 19 (15.08%) MuleSoft
6 18 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 13 (10.32%) Splunk
8 8 (6.35%) SAP
8 8 (6.35%) Software AG
9 7 (5.56%) VMware
10 6 (4.76%) HP
11 4 (3.17%) Dell
11 4 (3.17%) Dynatrace
11 4 (3.17%) Google
11 4 (3.17%) WorldPay
12 3 (2.38%) Informatica
12 3 (2.38%) SnapLogic
12 3 (2.38%) webMethods
13 2 (1.59%) Bloomberg