The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 105 111
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.064% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.36% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.08%
MQSeries
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
383 280 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.96% 17.82% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 349 238 280
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Birmingham

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) PhoneGap
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (85.71%) Talend
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) Ant
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) HTML

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) PegaRULES
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) PhoneGap
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) Pega