Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 951 1056 1147
Rank change year-on-year +105 +91 -23
Permanent jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 28 54 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.036% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.061% 0.093% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 34
Median annual salary £48,000 £85,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.53% +21.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £36,619 £46,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,355 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.29% -9.09% +10.00%

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 46,009 58,222 72,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.28% 39.33% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37,824 47,759 60,993
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

IBM Integration Bus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM Integration Bus.

Salary trend for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM Integration Bus over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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
UK excluding London +111 21 £43,355 -13.29% 3
Wales - 15 £42,928 - 2
England +81 9 £58,000 -31.76% 3
London +66 7 £85,000 - 2
Scotland +45 4 £82,500 -
Midlands +55 2 £47,750 +0.53%
West Midlands +44 2 £47,750 +0.53%

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 26 (92.86%) WebSphere
3 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 17 (60.71%) Java
4 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 17 (60.71%) Azure
5 16 (57.14%) REST
5 16 (57.14%) Spring
5 16 (57.14%) DevOps
5 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
6 15 (53.57%) SOAP
6 15 (53.57%) Docker
6 15 (53.57%) Kubernetes
6 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (53.57%) Play Framework
6 15 (53.57%) Scala
7 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
8 11 (39.29%) Middleware
9 10 (35.71%) Java SE
9 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
9 10 (35.71%) Performance Optimisation
9 10 (35.71%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.00%) Oracle
11 7 (25.00%) SOA
11 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (21.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
12 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft

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 26 (92.86%) WebSphere
2 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (10.71%) Mule
4 3 (10.71%) Mule ESB
4 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Markit EDM
1 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 4 (14.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 4 (14.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Azure
2 2 (7.14%) AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Functions
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Flow
2 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
2 2 (7.14%) PowerApps
2 2 (7.14%) Serverless
3 1 (3.57%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Software Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Scala Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (10.71%) EAI Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Integration Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Middleware Specialist
8 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (10.71%) SOA Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Azure Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Web Services
2 16 (57.14%) REST
2 16 (57.14%) Spring
3 15 (53.57%) Play Framework
3 15 (53.57%) SOAP
4 11 (39.29%) Middleware
5 10 (35.71%) Java SE
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.71%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) AIX
1 4 (14.29%) zOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Deployment
3 10 (35.71%) Performance Optimisation
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security
6 4 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) Service Design
6 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.29%) UML
7 3 (10.71%) EAI
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) Scala
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 4 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 4 (14.29%) Charles River
4 4 (14.29%) FactSet
4 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (14.29%) Sparx
4 4 (14.29%) Workday
5 3 (10.71%) TIBCO