Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 651 726 658
Rank change year-on-year +75 -68 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 143 114 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.39% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 108 100 145
London median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% +28.57% -8.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £71,250 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.00% +19.05% -

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 26,950 28,871 29,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.85% 39.02% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22,202 23,658 26,131
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +8.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +25 19 £75,000 +11.11% 4
South London - 5 - -
North London - 1 - -
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 106 (74.13%) WebSphere
2 104 (72.73%) Finance
3 86 (60.14%) Oracle
4 78 (54.55%) Web Services
5 72 (50.35%) JMS
6 67 (46.85%) Java
7 59 (41.26%) Middleware
7 59 (41.26%) Git (software)
8 58 (40.56%) JavaScript
9 57 (39.86%) DevOps
10 54 (37.76%) SQL Server
11 51 (35.66%) Banking
12 49 (34.27%) Microservices
13 48 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (33.57%) SQL
14 46 (32.17%) PowerShell
15 45 (31.47%) TDD
16 44 (30.77%) Test Automation
17 43 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (30.07%) IBM
18 42 (29.37%) JIRA
19 40 (27.97%) Linux
19 40 (27.97%) Scrum
20 37 (25.87%) Stakeholder Management
20 37 (25.87%) Oracle Database
21 36 (25.17%) SDLC
22 35 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (24.48%) Subversion
23 34 (23.78%) Windows
23 34 (23.78%) High Availability

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
1 106 (74.13%) WebSphere
2 24 (16.78%) Confluence
3 18 (12.59%) JBoss
4 11 (7.69%) NServiceBus
5 9 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (5.59%) IIS
6 8 (5.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.20%) MQSeries
7 6 (4.20%) WebLogic
8 5 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.70%) CICS
9 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.70%) Mule
9 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.70%) SAS
9 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (4.90%) Markit EDM
3 4 (2.80%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (1.40%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) SaaS
2 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) AMQP
2 3 (2.10%) SSL
3 2 (1.40%) FTP
3 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
4 1 (0.70%) SSH
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (37.76%) SQL Server
2 37 (25.87%) Oracle Database
3 29 (20.28%) NoSQL
4 23 (16.08%) Relational Database
5 22 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.80%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (2.80%) solidDB
9 1 (0.70%) DB2
9 1 (0.70%) Informix
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (41.26%) Git (software)
2 42 (29.37%) JIRA
3 35 (24.48%) Subversion
4 15 (10.49%) TeamCity
5 13 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 13 (9.09%) Maven
5 13 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (7.69%) Artifactory
6 11 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 11 (7.69%) Moq
6 11 (7.69%) NCrunch
6 11 (7.69%) NUnit
6 11 (7.69%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.80%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.40%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.70%) Hudson
General
1 104 (72.73%) Finance
2 51 (35.66%) Banking
3 9 (6.29%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.50%) Front Office
4 5 (3.50%) Marketing
5 4 (2.80%) Advertising
6 3 (2.10%) Back Office
6 3 (2.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Developer
2 33 (23.08%) Analyst
2 33 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 32 (22.38%) Applications Support
3 32 (22.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 21 (14.69%) Architect
5 19 (13.29%) Integration Architect
6 18 (12.59%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (12.59%) Senior Applications Support
6 18 (12.59%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 18 (12.59%) Senior Support Analyst
7 15 (10.49%) Platform Engineer
8 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Middleware Analyst
11 8 (5.59%) React Developer
12 7 (4.90%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (54.55%) Web Services
2 72 (50.35%) JMS
3 59 (41.26%) Middleware
4 29 (20.28%) IBM Integration Bus
5 27 (18.88%) .NET
6 23 (16.08%) JSON
7 22 (15.38%) Ajax
7 22 (15.38%) CSS
7 22 (15.38%) DHTML
7 22 (15.38%) HTML
7 22 (15.38%) jQuery
7 22 (15.38%) JSP
7 22 (15.38%) JSTL
7 22 (15.38%) Servlets
8 19 (13.29%) MSMQ
8 19 (13.29%) REST
9 18 (12.59%) Spring
10 17 (11.89%) Hibernate
11 16 (11.19%) iBATIS
11 16 (11.19%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (16.08%) CMDB
2 23 (16.08%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 12 (8.39%) SWIFT
5 10 (6.99%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.50%) DataPower
6 5 (3.50%) Fintech
6 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.50%) NHS
7 4 (2.80%) Online Banking
7 4 (2.80%) User Experience
8 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.97%) Linux
2 34 (23.78%) Windows
3 32 (22.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (19.58%) Windows Server
5 23 (16.08%) CentOS
6 7 (4.90%) Unix
7 4 (2.80%) Solaris
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.86%) DevOps
2 49 (34.27%) Microservices
3 48 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (31.47%) TDD
5 44 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 43 (30.07%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (27.97%) Scrum
8 37 (25.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (25.17%) SDLC
10 34 (23.78%) High Availability
11 31 (21.68%) Analytical Thinking
12 29 (20.28%) ITIL
13 27 (18.88%) EAI
14 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
14 24 (16.78%) SOA
15 23 (16.08%) Deployment Automation
16 22 (15.38%) Multithreading
16 22 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (15.38%) Problem Management
16 22 (15.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.85%) Java
2 58 (40.56%) JavaScript
3 48 (33.57%) SQL
4 46 (32.17%) PowerShell
5 27 (18.88%) PL/SQL
6 24 (16.78%) Python
7 22 (15.38%) C#
8 17 (11.89%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.20%) C++
9 6 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) C
11 1 (0.70%) COBOL
11 1 (0.70%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) PL/1
11 1 (0.70%) REXX
11 1 (0.70%) Tcl
11 1 (0.70%) VB
11 1 (0.70%) VBScript
11 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (19.58%) Degree
2 22 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) HL7
2 1 (0.70%) MiFID
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 24 (16.78%) Docker
2 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) ACF2
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) RACF
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (16.78%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (16.78%) Puppet
2 23 (16.08%) Ansible
3 7 (4.90%) Control-M
4 5 (3.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.70%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 86 (60.14%) Oracle
2 43 (30.07%) IBM
3 28 (19.58%) Red Hat
4 23 (16.08%) MuleSoft
4 23 (16.08%) Splunk
5 20 (13.99%) TIBCO
6 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
7 13 (9.09%) SAP
7 13 (9.09%) Software AG
8 11 (7.69%) DevExpress
9 6 (4.20%) VMware
10 5 (3.50%) Bloomberg
10 5 (3.50%) HP
11 4 (2.80%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.80%) Dynatrace
11 4 (2.80%) Reuters
11 4 (2.80%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.70%) F5
12 1 (0.70%) Remedy
12 1 (0.70%) Temenos