The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 285 300 291
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 17 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.86% 1.61% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 37
Average salary £58,750 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-18.09% -8.69%
MQSeries
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1974 2607 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.67% 20.64% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 2236 1895
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in the City of London

MQSeries
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MQSeries across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 42 (76.36%) Java
2 33 (60.00%) Finance
3 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.91%) J2EE
5 23 (41.82%) Oracle
5 23 (41.82%) SQL
6 21 (38.18%) .NET
6 21 (38.18%) Project Management
7 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 20 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
9 16 (29.09%) XML
10 15 (27.27%) Web Services
10 15 (27.27%) ETL
10 15 (27.27%) TIBCO
10 15 (27.27%) Middleware
10 15 (27.27%) Banking
10 15 (27.27%) Marketing
10 15 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (25.45%) Project Planning
11 14 (25.45%) Risk Management
11 14 (25.45%) SOA
12 13 (23.64%) FTP
12 13 (23.64%) XSD
12 13 (23.64%) UNIX
12 13 (23.64%) C
12 13 (23.64%) C++
12 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.82%) Technical Architecture

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (20.00%) FileNet
1 11 (20.00%) Documentum
1 11 (20.00%) CICS
2 10 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.36%) JBoss
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Summit
1 4 (7.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.64%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.82%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) FTP
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) LDAP
4 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) SNMP
4 1 (1.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.27%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Ant
1 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (60.00%) Finance
2 15 (27.27%) Banking
2 15 (27.27%) Marketing
3 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.36%) Back Office
3 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Architect
3 12 (21.82%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Applications Support
7 5 (9.09%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Support
9 3 (5.45%) AWS Architect
9 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Summit Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.91%) J2EE
2 21 (38.18%) .NET
3 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
4 16 (29.09%) XML
5 15 (27.27%) Web Services
5 15 (27.27%) Middleware
6 13 (23.64%) XSD
7 11 (20.00%) WSDL
7 11 (20.00%) JMS
8 8 (14.55%) Java EE
9 5 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (7.27%) CORBA
11 3 (5.45%) REST
11 3 (5.45%) Apache Camel
11 3 (5.45%) WCF
11 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.45%) HTML
11 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 10 (18.18%) Derivative
4 8 (14.55%) Equities
5 7 (12.73%) Fixed Income
5 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
6 6 (10.91%) Hedge funds
7 4 (7.27%) SWIFT
7 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (5.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (5.45%) Credit Risk
8 3 (5.45%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.64%) Open Source
10 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.82%) EMV
10 1 (1.82%) EFT
10 1 (1.82%) Clustering
10 1 (1.82%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) UNIX
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Solaris
4 3 (5.45%) AIX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Project Management
3 20 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (27.27%) ETL
5 14 (25.45%) Project Planning
5 14 (25.45%) Risk Management
5 14 (25.45%) SOA
6 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (21.82%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (21.82%) Change Management
8 11 (20.00%) Logistics
8 11 (20.00%) UML
8 11 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (20.00%) B2B
8 11 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 11 (20.00%) Release Management
8 11 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) C
3 13 (23.64%) C++
4 10 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Oracle
2 15 (27.27%) TIBCO
3 11 (20.00%) IBM
3 11 (20.00%) Pega
4 4 (7.27%) Misys
5 3 (5.45%) IONA
5 3 (5.45%) Sybase
6 2 (3.64%) Charles River
6 2 (3.64%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.82%) SunGard
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Informatica
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) VMware
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago