Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 672 739
Rank change year-on-year -72 +67 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 91 156 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 130 109
London median annual salary £68,750 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £76,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -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 28,160 27,966 33,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.19% 40.06% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23,666 24,403 28,933
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -45 6 £67,500 +3.85% 1
East London -1 3 £85,000 +17.24%
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 68 (74.73%) Finance
2 67 (73.63%) Banking
3 65 (71.43%) SQL
4 63 (69.23%) WebSphere
5 57 (62.64%) MSMQ
6 40 (43.96%) XML
7 34 (37.36%) Unix
7 34 (37.36%) REST
8 33 (36.26%) RabbitMQ
8 33 (36.26%) Linux
9 32 (35.16%) Windows
9 32 (35.16%) QA
10 31 (34.07%) Windows Server
11 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
11 30 (32.97%) IIS
11 30 (32.97%) Regression Testing
12 26 (28.57%) RESTful
12 26 (28.57%) SoapUI
13 25 (27.47%) API Integration
13 25 (27.47%) Test Automation
13 25 (27.47%) Selenium
13 25 (27.47%) IBM
13 25 (27.47%) HP UFT
14 22 (24.18%) ITIL
14 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (23.08%) CISM
15 21 (23.08%) CISSP
15 21 (23.08%) Private Banking
15 21 (23.08%) COBIT
15 21 (23.08%) Data Protection

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 63 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 30 (32.97%) IIS
3 9 (9.89%) Apache
3 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Mule
5 1 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (4.40%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) OpenShift
1 6 (6.59%) PaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.20%) SAN
3 1 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) DB2
2 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.10%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.10%) Redis
4 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 25 (27.47%) HP UFT
2 25 (27.47%) Selenium
3 9 (9.89%) MSBuild
3 9 (9.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (9.89%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (7.69%) Hudson
4 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
5 1 (1.10%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) Toad
5 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 68 (74.73%) Finance
2 67 (73.63%) Banking
3 21 (23.08%) Private Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (28.57%) Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) Automation Test Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) Banking Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) Financial Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) QA Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) QA Automation Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) QA Test Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) Test Analyst
2 25 (27.47%) XML Analyst
3 24 (26.37%) SQL Analyst
4 21 (23.08%) Finance Manager
5 20 (21.98%) Infrastructure Manager
6 14 (15.38%) IT Finance Manager
6 14 (15.38%) IT Manager
6 14 (15.38%) IT Risk Manager
6 14 (15.38%) Risk Manager
7 13 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
7 13 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (62.64%) MSMQ
2 40 (43.96%) XML
3 34 (37.36%) REST
4 33 (36.26%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (28.57%) RESTful
6 20 (21.98%) IBM Integration Bus
7 19 (20.88%) .NET
8 16 (17.58%) Web Services
9 11 (12.09%) Middleware
10 10 (10.99%) SOAP
11 8 (8.79%) JMS
12 6 (6.59%) Rendezvous
13 5 (5.49%) TIBCO EMS
14 4 (4.40%) Java EE
14 4 (4.40%) JSON
15 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
15 3 (3.30%) Node.js
15 3 (3.30%) Spring
16 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2 (2.20%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) DataPower
4 3 (3.30%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Fintech
5 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.20%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.36%) Unix
2 33 (36.26%) Linux
3 32 (35.16%) Windows
4 31 (34.07%) Windows Server
5 8 (8.79%) Solaris
6 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.49%) SUSE
8 2 (2.20%) Android
9 1 (1.10%) AIX
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.10%) HPUX
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Regression Testing
2 25 (27.47%) API Integration
2 25 (27.47%) Test Automation
3 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.18%) ITIL
4 21 (23.08%) Client Onboarding
4 21 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 20 (21.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (20.88%) Incident Management
7 15 (16.48%) DevOps
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
9 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.89%) Task Automation
12 8 (8.79%) SOA
12 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.69%) EAI
13 7 (7.69%) Fraud Detection
13 7 (7.69%) High Availability
14 6 (6.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 65 (71.43%) SQL
2 19 (20.88%) Java
3 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.69%) C#
5 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
5 6 (6.59%) C++
5 6 (6.59%) Perl
5 6 (6.59%) Python
6 5 (5.49%) C
6 5 (5.49%) Korn
6 5 (5.49%) XPath
7 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) CISM
1 21 (23.08%) CISSP
1 21 (23.08%) CRISC
1 21 (23.08%) SANS
2 2 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (35.16%) QA
2 21 (23.08%) COBIT
2 21 (23.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.20%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) iptables
3 1 (1.10%) NFS
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Ansible
1 8 (8.79%) Nagios
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
2 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.10%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (1.10%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) IBM
2 11 (12.09%) Red Hat
2 11 (12.09%) TIBCO
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle
4 5 (5.49%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.49%) VMware
5 4 (4.40%) EMC
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) NetApp
6 3 (3.30%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.30%) Symantec
7 2 (2.20%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.10%) CA
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco
8 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.10%) Fiorano
8 1 (1.10%) Perforce
8 1 (1.10%) Sybase
8 1 (1.10%) Veeam
8 1 (1.10%) WSO2