Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 992 1077 1115
Rank change year-on-year +85 +38 +42
Permanent jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 83 109 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.065% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 57 70 72
UK median annual salary £69,000 £82,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% +37.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £44,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £107,500 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.78% +15.00% -

IBM Integration Bus 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 52,824 66,985 71,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.38% 40.00% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43,278 55,519 59,126
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IBM Integration Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus.

Salary trend for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
England +83 82 £69,000 -18.82% 7
London +74 74 £77,500 -8.82% 5
UK excluding London +42 9 £49,000 -14.78% 2
South East +43 7 £49,000 -34.67% 2
North of England +11 1 £40,000 +3.23%
Scotland +5 1 £71,500 +24.35%
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 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 with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 83 (100.00%) IBM
2 70 (84.34%) Java
3 61 (73.49%) Oracle
4 48 (57.83%) Linux
4 48 (57.83%) Finance
5 47 (56.63%) ITIL
6 45 (54.22%) SQL
7 42 (50.60%) SDLC
8 40 (48.19%) PL/SQL
8 40 (48.19%) iSeries
9 39 (46.99%) Informatica
9 39 (46.99%) Salesforce.com
9 39 (46.99%) B2B
9 39 (46.99%) B2C
9 39 (46.99%) AppDynamics
10 36 (43.37%) WebSphere
11 33 (39.76%) SOA
12 30 (36.14%) Middleware
13 29 (34.94%) WebSphere MQ
13 29 (34.94%) EAI
14 27 (32.53%) Banking
15 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
16 20 (24.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 18 (21.69%) Greenfield Project
18 16 (19.28%) J2EE
19 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (18.07%) Service Design
19 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
20 14 (16.87%) TIBCO
21 13 (15.66%) Project Management

IBM Integration Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 36 (43.37%) WebSphere
2 20 (24.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (15.66%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (15.66%) Mule
3 13 (15.66%) Mule ESB
3 13 (15.66%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (8.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Azure
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Firewall
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
1 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.20%) SSL
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) DataStage
3 1 (1.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (57.83%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Applications Support
2 39 (46.99%) Applications Manager
2 39 (46.99%) Applications Support Manager
2 39 (46.99%) Support Manager
3 32 (38.55%) Service Support Manager
4 19 (22.89%) Developer
4 19 (22.89%) EAI Developer
4 19 (22.89%) Integration Developer
4 19 (22.89%) SOA Developer
5 16 (19.28%) WebSphere Developer
6 15 (18.07%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (18.07%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 15 (18.07%) SQL Developer
6 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (10.84%) BizTalk Developer
7 9 (10.84%) BizTalk Integration Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Architect
8 8 (9.64%) Integration Architect
9 6 (7.23%) Middleware Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.14%) Middleware
2 29 (34.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (19.28%) J2EE
4 10 (12.05%) Web Services
5 8 (9.64%) XML
6 7 (8.43%) REST
6 7 (8.43%) SOAP
6 7 (8.43%) XSLT
7 6 (7.23%) JSON
8 5 (6.02%) jQuery
9 1 (1.20%) .NET
9 1 (1.20%) HTML
9 1 (1.20%) Kafka
9 1 (1.20%) LDAP
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.20%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (48.19%) iSeries
2 18 (21.69%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.61%) DataPower
3 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (57.83%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 3 (3.61%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (56.63%) ITIL
2 42 (50.60%) SDLC
3 39 (46.99%) B2B
3 39 (46.99%) B2C
4 33 (39.76%) SOA
5 29 (34.94%) EAI
6 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (18.07%) Service Design
7 13 (15.66%) Project Management
8 12 (14.46%) DevOps
9 11 (13.25%) Coaching
10 10 (12.05%) Line Management
11 8 (9.64%) Analytics
11 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (8.43%) Business Continuity
12 7 (8.43%) CRM
12 7 (8.43%) Risk Management
12 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) Java
2 45 (54.22%) SQL
3 40 (48.19%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) C++
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) IBM
2 61 (73.49%) Oracle
3 39 (46.99%) AppDynamics
3 39 (46.99%) Informatica
3 39 (46.99%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (16.87%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.82%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.20%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.20%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) Infor
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Solace