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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 135 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% - 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -6.59%
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
427 371 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.04% 18.18% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 374 333 282
Average salary £47,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.57% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 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 28 November 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 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