The first table below looks at the demand for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 93 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.086% 0.58% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 3.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £80,000 £39,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £42,783 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+63.61% -28.69%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 188 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.65% 18.06% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 233 178 195
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MQSeries
East of England

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Bedfordshire region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MQSeries
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -8 1 £80,000 +88.23%
MQSeries
East of England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft