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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 235 287 316
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +29
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 12 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.00% 1.33% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 26
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
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
1199 1805 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.30% 18.32% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1507 2084
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 9 (47.37%) Back Office
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 8 (42.11%) Control-M
3 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
3 8 (42.11%) Fund Management
3 8 (42.11%) Markit EDM
4 7 (36.84%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (26.32%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) AIX
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
7 4 (21.05%) DataPower
7 4 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) MongoDB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 9 (47.37%) Back Office
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) Law
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Applications Support
1 8 (42.11%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Support Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Integration Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (26.32%) REST
2 5 (26.32%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) Dapper ORM
3 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) HATEOAS
3 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DataPower
1 4 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) AIX
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
1 8 (42.11%) Fund Management
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) EAI
4 3 (15.79%) Microservices
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle