The first table below looks at the demand for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 120 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 1 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.057% 0.23% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 1.19% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 27
Average salary £45,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £43,891 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+36.70% -26.84%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
407 336 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.05% 19.34% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 318 286 457
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MQSeries
North West

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Cheshire

MQSeries
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Misys
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Misys