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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 133 126 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.047% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £67,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
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
419 406 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.05% 18.89% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 354 366 303
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) PegaRULES
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) PegaRULES
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Pega