Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1101 942
Rank change year-on-year -10 -159 +181
Permanent jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 92 123 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.065% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.17% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 84 158
UK median annual salary £75,000 £52,500 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -11.76% +3.48%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £47,430
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,875 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £56,045
% change year-on-year +2.50% -10.79% +3.79%

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 72262 74099 83263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 38.97% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60024 64274 71181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM Integration Bus in the UK

IBM Integration Bus
Top 11 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 17 November 2017. 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 +37 91 £75,000 +42.86%
London +12 60 £82,500 +57.14%
UK excluding London +13 32 £51,250 +2.50%
South East +25 15 £52,500 -8.70%
North of England - 10 £60,000 -
North West - 9 £50,000 -
Midlands +44 6 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands +12 4 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands +36 2 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 77 (83.70%) WebSphere
2 69 (75.00%) IBM
3 55 (59.78%) Java
4 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (41.30%) DevOps
6 37 (40.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 32 (34.78%) Linux
8 29 (31.52%) Oracle
8 29 (31.52%) Finance
9 26 (28.26%) TIBCO
9 26 (28.26%) SQL
10 25 (27.17%) DataPower
11 23 (25.00%) UML
12 22 (23.91%) SQL Server
12 22 (23.91%) Apache
12 22 (23.91%) Python
12 22 (23.91%) Middleware
13 21 (22.83%) BusinessWorks
13 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (22.83%) Microservices
14 20 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (21.74%) JBoss
14 20 (21.74%) Web Services
15 19 (20.65%) Shell Script
16 18 (19.57%) SOA
16 18 (19.57%) TOGAF
17 17 (18.48%) Open Source
17 17 (18.48%) MongoDB
17 17 (18.48%) Docker
18 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure

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 77 (83.70%) WebSphere
2 22 (23.91%) Apache
3 20 (21.74%) JBoss
4 15 (16.30%) Tomcat
5 11 (11.96%) Apache Pig
5 11 (11.96%) Apache Spark
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
9 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
10 5 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (3.26%) Anypoint
11 3 (3.26%) Confluence
12 2 (2.17%) Mule
12 2 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (1.09%) JCAPS
13 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
13 1 (1.09%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (22.83%) BusinessWorks
2 16 (17.39%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 6 (6.52%) Temenos T24
4 4 (4.35%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.09%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.61%) PaaS
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (3.26%) Bluemix
5 3 (3.26%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (3.26%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.09%) GitHub
6 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DNS
1 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) SSH
3 1 (1.09%) VLAN
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) MongoDB
3 16 (17.39%) Hadoop
4 12 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.96%) Apache Hive
5 11 (11.96%) Big Data
6 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
8 7 (7.61%) MySQL
9 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
9 6 (6.52%) RDBMS
10 5 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (5.43%) Blockchain
10 5 (5.43%) Couchbase
10 5 (5.43%) CouchDB
10 5 (5.43%) DB2
10 5 (5.43%) NewSQL
10 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (5.43%) Redis
10 5 (5.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.96%) gulp
2 11 (11.96%) Vagrant
2 11 (11.96%) webpack
3 9 (9.78%) JIRA
4 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.09%) ERwin
5 1 (1.09%) GitLab
5 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.09%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) NuGet
5 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Architect
2 29 (31.52%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (27.17%) Integration Architect
4 17 (18.48%) Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Administrator
6 9 (9.78%) Software Manager
7 7 (7.61%) Development Manager
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Engineering Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering Manager
9 5 (5.43%) TIBCO Architect
9 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (23.91%) Middleware
3 20 (21.74%) Web Services
4 15 (16.30%) .NET
4 15 (16.30%) J2EE
4 15 (16.30%) Node.js
5 13 (14.13%) Java EE
6 11 (11.96%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (11.96%) Ember.js
6 11 (11.96%) Kafka
6 11 (11.96%) React
6 11 (11.96%) Sass
7 10 (10.87%) SOAP
8 8 (8.70%) XML
9 6 (6.52%) XSLT
10 5 (5.43%) CORBA
10 5 (5.43%) JSON
10 5 (5.43%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.43%) RESTful
11 4 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) DataPower
2 15 (16.30%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.61%) SWIFT
4 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.26%) Fintech
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Windows
3 13 (14.13%) Unix
4 12 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.26%) AIX
7 2 (2.17%) Solaris
7 2 (2.17%) SUSE
8 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) DevOps
3 23 (25.00%) UML
4 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (22.83%) Microservices
5 18 (19.57%) SOA
5 18 (19.57%) TOGAF
6 17 (18.48%) Open Source
7 16 (17.39%) Load Balancing
8 13 (14.13%) ArchiMate
8 13 (14.13%) ITIL
9 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.96%) Logistics
10 11 (11.96%) Machine Learning
10 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.70%) Coaching
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.61%) Software Delivery
12 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) Java
2 26 (28.26%) SQL
3 22 (23.91%) Python
4 19 (20.65%) Shell Script
5 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.96%) ES6
7 10 (10.87%) C++
8 9 (9.78%) Scala
9 7 (7.61%) Perl
10 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.26%) Ruby
12 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.17%) C
12 2 (2.17%) Go
12 2 (2.17%) Korn
13 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
1 5 (5.43%) PhD
1 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) CITP
2 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) Mesos
2 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Ansible
3 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.09%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.09%) OpenSSO
5 1 (1.09%) Terraform
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 69 (75.00%) IBM
2 29 (31.52%) Oracle
3 26 (28.26%) TIBCO
4 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.13%) Red Hat
5 11 (11.96%) MuleSoft
5 11 (11.96%) SAP
6 6 (6.52%) Temenos
7 5 (5.43%) Juniper
7 5 (5.43%) VMware
7 5 (5.43%) WSO2
8 4 (4.35%) Atlassian
8 4 (4.35%) Citrix
8 4 (4.35%) Siebel
8 4 (4.35%) Teradata
9 2 (2.17%) Black Duck
9 2 (2.17%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (2.17%) Informatica
9 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.17%) Veracode