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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 289 298 292
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 23 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 1.23% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 41
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £41,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+67.68% -25.45%
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
2424 2197 2580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.71% 18.29% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2066 1980 2376
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 August 2014.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 57 (85.07%) Finance
2 55 (82.09%) Oracle
3 54 (80.60%) Banking
4 49 (73.13%) Java
5 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
6 45 (67.16%) Middleware
7 42 (62.69%) TIBCO
7 42 (62.69%) C++
8 41 (61.19%) Investment Banking
9 40 (59.70%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (58.21%) Project Management
11 38 (56.72%) C
11 38 (56.72%) Software Engineering
11 38 (56.72%) Telecoms
12 37 (55.22%) Risk Management
12 37 (55.22%) Waterfall
12 37 (55.22%) Technical Architecture
13 29 (43.28%) J2EE
14 25 (37.31%) SQL
15 24 (35.82%) Java EE
16 19 (28.36%) C#
17 17 (25.37%) .NET
18 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
19 12 (17.91%) Linux
20 10 (14.93%) IBM
20 10 (14.93%) WebSphere
21 9 (13.43%) JMS
22 7 (10.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 7 (10.45%) WebSphere MQ
22 7 (10.45%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (14.93%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.46%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (7.46%) AquaLogic
3 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.49%) Global One
2 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) SSH
2 1 (1.49%) LDAP
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JUnit
1 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.49%) Log4j
1 1 (1.49%) Maven
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 57 (85.07%) Finance
2 54 (80.60%) Banking
3 41 (61.19%) Investment Banking
4 38 (56.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.97%) Marketing
6 3 (4.48%) International Banking
7 2 (2.99%) Advertising
7 2 (2.99%) Front Office
8 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Senior Developer
3 25 (37.31%) Java Developer
4 14 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Programmer
5 12 (17.91%) Java Programmer
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) Middleware
2 29 (43.28%) J2EE
3 24 (35.82%) Java EE
4 17 (25.37%) .NET
5 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.43%) JMS
7 7 (10.45%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (8.96%) XML
9 5 (7.46%) FpML
10 1 (1.49%) JMX
10 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.49%) Spring
10 1 (1.49%) XMLBeans
10 1 (1.49%) Rendezvous
10 1 (1.49%) JAXB
10 1 (1.49%) XSD
10 1 (1.49%) XSLT
10 1 (1.49%) Flash
10 1 (1.49%) JDBC
10 1 (1.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (59.70%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.96%) Derivative
3 6 (8.96%) SWIFT
4 5 (7.46%) iPad
4 5 (7.46%) Fixed Income
4 5 (7.46%) Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.99%) Equities
7 1 (1.49%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) UNIX
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Solaris
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Project Management
2 38 (56.72%) Software Engineering
3 37 (55.22%) Technical Architecture
3 37 (55.22%) Waterfall
3 37 (55.22%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
5 4 (5.97%) ETL
6 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.99%) SOA
7 2 (2.99%) Investment Management
7 2 (2.99%) OO
7 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.49%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (73.13%) Java
2 42 (62.69%) C++
3 38 (56.72%) C
4 25 (37.31%) SQL
5 19 (28.36%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) KVM
1 1 (1.49%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.99%) Control-M
3 1 (1.49%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) YUM
Vendors
1 55 (82.09%) Oracle
2 42 (62.69%) TIBCO
3 10 (14.93%) IBM
4 4 (5.97%) JBoss
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.48%) BMC
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Omniture
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Sencha
7 1 (1.49%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.49%) Hitwise
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago