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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 871 864
Rank change year-on-year +47 -7  
Permanent jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 34 83 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 67
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +8.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,902 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £70,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -21.42% +38.61%  

IBM Integration Bus is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IBM Integration Bus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 18 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 34 £55,000 -4.34% 10
London +65 14 £55,000 +7.84% 4
South East +47 11 £75,000 - 2
Berkshire +39 7 £66,250 -11.66% 1
West Midlands +43 5 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Warwickshire +29 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
East of England - 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £47,500 - 1
Watford - 3 - -
Maidenhead +1 2 £55,000 -27.63%
City of London +29 1 - - 2
East Midlands +6 1 £42,500 -48.48%
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £75,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 74 (91.36%) IBM
2 60 (74.07%) WebSphere
3 46 (56.79%) Middleware
4 38 (46.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 33 (40.74%) Web Services
6 32 (39.51%) SOA
7 29 (35.80%) Oracle
8 28 (34.57%) SOAP
9 26 (32.10%) Java
9 26 (32.10%) Linux
10 25 (30.86%) XML
11 22 (27.16%) Banking
12 20 (24.69%) Red Hat
12 20 (24.69%) REST
13 19 (23.46%) Finance
13 19 (23.46%) Windows
14 18 (22.22%) JMS
14 18 (22.22%) ITIL
15 17 (20.99%) SQL
16 16 (19.75%) DataPower
16 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
18 11 (13.58%) Shell Script
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
18 11 (13.58%) XSLT
18 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
18 11 (13.58%) JBoss
18 11 (13.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (12.35%) .NET

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 60 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 11 (13.58%) JBoss
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (9.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (7.41%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.94%) Anypoint
5 4 (4.94%) Apache
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (3.70%) IIS
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.47%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.47%) Mule
7 2 (2.47%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.94%) Temenos T24
3 2 (2.47%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) G Suite
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) SSL
3 7 (8.64%) DMZ
3 7 (8.64%) HTTP
3 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) WAN
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Big Data
3 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) DataStage
6 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) ClearCase
2 3 (3.70%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.23%) ERwin
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (27.16%) Banking
2 19 (23.46%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Front Office
4 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) WebSphere Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Architect
4 12 (14.81%) Middleware Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Integration Architect
5 7 (8.64%) IT Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Integration Developer
8 4 (4.94%) IT Support
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (56.79%) Middleware
2 38 (46.91%) WebSphere MQ
3 33 (40.74%) Web Services
4 28 (34.57%) SOAP
5 25 (30.86%) XML
6 20 (24.69%) REST
7 18 (22.22%) JMS
8 11 (13.58%) XSLT
9 10 (12.35%) .NET
9 10 (12.35%) J2EE
9 10 (12.35%) JSON
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (7.41%) Java EE
12 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.17%) HTML
13 4 (4.94%) CSS
13 4 (4.94%) HTML5
13 4 (4.94%) jQuery
14 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) DataPower
2 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.11%) Clustering
5 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.17%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Linux
2 19 (23.46%) Windows
3 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
5 9 (11.11%) Unix
6 6 (7.41%) AIX
7 4 (4.94%) Solaris
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) SOA
2 18 (22.22%) ITIL
3 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.88%) UML
6 7 (8.64%) Microservices
6 7 (8.64%) Open Source
6 7 (8.64%) Service Design
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
6 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.41%) Data Integration
7 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.41%) Logistics
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) Java
2 17 (20.99%) SQL
3 11 (13.58%) Shell Script
4 9 (11.11%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) C++
4 9 (11.11%) Perl
5 8 (9.88%) Jython
5 8 (9.88%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.70%) XPath
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) CITP
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.23%) MCSA
3 1 (1.23%) MCT
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
1 7 (8.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.94%) MOM
3 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.23%) OpenSSO
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 74 (91.36%) IBM
2 29 (35.80%) Oracle
3 20 (24.69%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.64%) MuleSoft
4 7 (8.64%) Sybase
5 6 (7.41%) TIBCO
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.17%) WSO2
7 4 (4.94%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.94%) Software AG
7 4 (4.94%) Temenos
8 3 (3.70%) Google
8 3 (3.70%) SAP
8 3 (3.70%) webMethods
9 2 (2.47%) Informatica
9 2 (2.47%) Talend
9 2 (2.47%) Teradata
10 1 (1.23%) ATG
10 1 (1.23%) hybris
10 1 (1.23%) Kony
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