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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 299 297 278
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 11 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 1.54% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 56
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +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
2143 2659 2150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.22% 21.17% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 2281 1932
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 41 (78.85%) Java
2 35 (67.31%) Finance
3 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (53.85%) J2EE
5 24 (46.15%) Oracle
6 23 (44.23%) Project Management
7 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
7 21 (40.38%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (36.54%) .NET
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
10 17 (32.69%) TIBCO
10 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
11 16 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
11 16 (30.77%) Banking
11 16 (30.77%) XML
11 16 (30.77%) SQL
12 15 (28.85%) C
12 15 (28.85%) C++
12 15 (28.85%) FTP
12 15 (28.85%) ETL
12 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (28.85%) Marketing
13 14 (26.92%) Middleware
13 14 (26.92%) XSD
14 13 (25.00%) Project Planning
14 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
15 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (23.08%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (21.15%) Documentum
1 11 (21.15%) CICS
1 11 (21.15%) FileNet
1 11 (21.15%) WebSphere
2 9 (17.31%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Summit
2 2 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.92%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) FTP
2 4 (7.69%) LDAP
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) SSH
3 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.92%) ATM
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) SNMP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.54%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (5.77%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Ant
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (67.31%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Banking
3 15 (28.85%) Marketing
4 12 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Architect
3 12 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Summit Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.85%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) J2EE
2 19 (36.54%) .NET
3 18 (34.62%) Web Services
4 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
5 16 (30.77%) XML
6 14 (26.92%) XSD
6 14 (26.92%) Middleware
7 12 (23.08%) WSDL
8 11 (21.15%) Java EE
8 11 (21.15%) JMS
9 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (7.69%) CORBA
11 3 (5.77%) Apache Camel
12 2 (3.85%) Spring
12 2 (3.85%) WPF
12 2 (3.85%) RESTful
12 2 (3.85%) SOAP
12 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
12 2 (3.85%) XSLT
13 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (21.15%) Mainframe
3 8 (15.38%) Derivative
4 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (11.54%) Hedge funds
5 6 (11.54%) Equities
6 5 (9.62%) Fixed Income
6 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.69%) SWIFT
8 3 (5.77%) Credit Risk
8 3 (5.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (5.77%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.85%) Open Source
10 1 (1.92%) EMV
10 1 (1.92%) EFT
10 1 (1.92%) PKI
10 1 (1.92%) APACS
10 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) UNIX
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) AIX
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
5 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Project Management
3 21 (40.38%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 15 (28.85%) ETL
5 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.08%) SOA
8 11 (21.15%) Change Management
8 11 (21.15%) B2B
8 11 (21.15%) Data Modelling
8 11 (21.15%) UML
8 11 (21.15%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
8 11 (21.15%) Release Management
8 11 (21.15%) Logistics
8 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 15 (28.85%) C++
3 15 (28.85%) C
4 10 (19.23%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) KVM
1 1 (1.92%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) OpenView
1 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 17 (32.69%) TIBCO
3 11 (21.15%) Pega
4 10 (19.23%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) Misys
6 3 (5.77%) IONA
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.92%) SunGard
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) VMware
8 1 (1.92%) F5
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago