Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 726 764
Rank change year-on-year -36 +38 -111
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 64 96 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 87 98
London median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £46,750 £43,750 £39,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £88,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.09% +9.00% -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 28,088 28,367 32,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.59% 40.62% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23,034 23,961 28,889
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 7 £80,000 +28.00% 4
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 62 (96.88%) WebSphere
2 39 (60.94%) SQL
3 30 (46.88%) IBM
4 29 (45.31%) Finance
5 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
6 25 (39.06%) Java
6 25 (39.06%) Middleware
6 25 (39.06%) REST
7 23 (35.94%) XML
7 23 (35.94%) MSMQ
7 23 (35.94%) TDD
8 21 (32.81%) Banking
8 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (32.81%) Oracle
9 19 (29.69%) Unix
10 18 (28.13%) Linux
10 18 (28.13%) C#
11 17 (26.56%) Windows
11 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
11 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (26.56%) SDLC
12 16 (25.00%) OOD
12 16 (25.00%) OO
13 14 (21.88%) JMS
13 14 (21.88%) Web Services
13 14 (21.88%) Change Management
13 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (20.31%) DevOps
14 13 (20.31%) SOA
14 13 (20.31%) WebLogic

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 62 (96.88%) WebSphere
2 13 (20.31%) WebLogic
3 11 (17.19%) JBoss
4 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 8 (12.50%) NServiceBus
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.13%) Apache
8 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.13%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.56%) CICS
9 1 (1.56%) Confluence
9 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.56%) nginx
9 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.69%) Boomi
4 1 (1.56%) Datadog
4 1 (1.56%) NuGet
4 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 5 (7.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) DNS
5 2 (3.13%) FTP
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.56%) DHCP
6 1 (1.56%) Firewall
6 1 (1.56%) Internet
6 1 (1.56%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.06%) MySQL
4 7 (10.94%) PowerCenter
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.25%) Infinispan
7 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.13%) Blockchain
8 2 (3.13%) DB2
8 2 (3.13%) Redis
9 1 (1.56%) HBase
9 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.56%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) TeamCity
2 9 (14.06%) Moq
2 9 (14.06%) NUnit
3 8 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 8 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 8 (12.50%) NCrunch
3 8 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 8 (12.50%) Subversion
4 7 (10.94%) JUnit
4 7 (10.94%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.25%) JIRA
7 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.69%) Maven
8 2 (3.13%) Ant
8 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.13%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Back Office
6 2 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) C# Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Consultant
5 11 (17.19%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (14.06%) .NET Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Finance Manager
8 5 (7.81%) IT Finance Manager
8 5 (7.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
8 5 (7.81%) IT Technical Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Management Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Management Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) Middleware
1 25 (39.06%) REST
2 23 (35.94%) MSMQ
2 23 (35.94%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) JMS
3 14 (21.88%) Web Services
4 12 (18.75%) .NET
4 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (18.75%) XSLT
5 11 (17.19%) SOAP
5 11 (17.19%) XSD
6 8 (12.50%) Java EE
6 8 (12.50%) JSON
6 8 (12.50%) WCF
6 8 (12.50%) WinForms
6 8 (12.50%) WPF
7 7 (10.94%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (10.94%) LDAP
8 6 (9.38%) Regular Expression
8 6 (9.38%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.25%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) PKI
7 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
7 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Unix
2 18 (28.13%) Linux
3 17 (26.56%) Windows
4 12 (18.75%) Solaris
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.38%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (7.81%) AIX
9 4 (6.25%) HPUX
10 3 (4.69%) Android
11 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) TDD
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) SDLC
4 16 (25.00%) OO
4 16 (25.00%) OOD
5 14 (21.88%) Change Management
6 13 (20.31%) DevOps
6 13 (20.31%) SOA
7 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.06%) Analytics
8 9 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.06%) Scrum
9 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.50%) UML
10 7 (10.94%) ETL
10 7 (10.94%) ITIL
10 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
11 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
11 6 (9.38%) Cryptography
11 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) C#
4 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.38%) XPath
6 4 (6.25%) Groovy
6 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) C
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) COBOL
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) REXX
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) CISSP
2 5 (7.81%) CISM
2 5 (7.81%) CRISC
2 5 (7.81%) SANS
3 2 (3.13%) RHCE
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) COBIT
2 5 (7.81%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (10.94%) vSphere
3 6 (9.38%) iptables
3 6 (9.38%) VMware Server
4 5 (7.81%) NFS
5 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.13%) Docker
6 1 (1.56%) ACF2
6 1 (1.56%) KVM
6 1 (1.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) Control-M
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.56%) Consul
3 1 (1.56%) Grafana
3 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.56%) QRadar
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.56%) Terraform
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) IBM
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle
3 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.19%) TIBCO
5 8 (12.50%) DevExpress
5 8 (12.50%) VMware
6 6 (9.38%) Apigee
6 6 (9.38%) CA
6 6 (9.38%) Fiorano
6 6 (9.38%) HP
6 6 (9.38%) Mashery
6 6 (9.38%) WSO2
7 5 (7.81%) Google
7 5 (7.81%) MuleSoft
7 5 (7.81%) Sybase
8 4 (6.25%) Cognizant
8 4 (6.25%) Dell
8 4 (6.25%) EMC
8 4 (6.25%) NetApp