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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 271 289 251
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 37 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.73% 1.13% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 64
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £98,150 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.45%
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
2142 2210 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.95% 21.02% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1906 1847
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 45 (64.29%) Java
2 43 (61.43%) Finance
3 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
5 31 (44.29%) Oracle
6 30 (42.86%) .NET
6 30 (42.86%) J2EE
7 28 (40.00%) Project Management
8 26 (37.14%) SQL
9 24 (34.29%) TIBCO
9 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
10 23 (32.86%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (32.86%) Middleware
11 22 (31.43%) Risk Management
11 22 (31.43%) Banking
12 21 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (30.00%) C#
13 20 (28.57%) C++
13 20 (28.57%) C
13 20 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (25.71%) Marketing
14 18 (25.71%) Web Services
14 18 (25.71%) ETL
15 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (22.86%) FTP
15 16 (22.86%) SOA
15 16 (22.86%) XML
15 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
15 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
16 15 (21.43%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (17.14%) CICS
1 12 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.71%) FileNet
2 11 (15.71%) JBoss
2 11 (15.71%) Documentum
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Summit
2 2 (2.86%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) FTP
2 6 (8.57%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) LDAP
4 1 (1.43%) ATM
4 1 (1.43%) SSH
4 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.43%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) QlikView
5 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.43%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
1 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.71%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.86%) Ant
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.43%) JsTestDriver
General
1 43 (61.43%) Finance
2 22 (31.43%) Banking
3 18 (25.71%) Marketing
4 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.29%) Retail
6 3 (4.29%) Back Office
7 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Senior Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Architect
4 10 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (8.57%) WPF Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Graduate
8 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) .NET
1 30 (42.86%) J2EE
2 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
3 23 (32.86%) Middleware
4 18 (25.71%) Web Services
5 16 (22.86%) XML
6 15 (21.43%) XSD
7 13 (18.57%) Java EE
7 13 (18.57%) WSDL
8 12 (17.14%) JMS
9 8 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (8.57%) SOAP
10 6 (8.57%) WPF
11 4 (5.71%) OAuth2
11 4 (5.71%) OAuth
11 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.71%) REST
11 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.71%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (17.14%) Mainframe
2 12 (17.14%) Derivative
3 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.86%) Fixed Income
4 8 (11.43%) Hedge funds
5 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.57%) Equities
7 3 (4.29%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
7 3 (4.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.43%) EMV
8 1 (1.43%) EFT
8 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.43%) VSAM
8 1 (1.43%) PKI
8 1 (1.43%) APACS
8 1 (1.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) UNIX
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Solaris
3 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) Project Management
3 23 (32.86%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (31.43%) Risk Management
5 20 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (25.71%) ETL
7 16 (22.86%) SOA
7 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
8 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.43%) Project Planning
9 13 (18.57%) Data Modelling
10 12 (17.14%) Release Management
11 11 (15.71%) Load Balancing
11 11 (15.71%) Logistics
11 11 (15.71%) UML
11 11 (15.71%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (15.71%) B2B
11 11 (15.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) Java
2 26 (37.14%) SQL
3 21 (30.00%) C#
4 20 (28.57%) C++
4 20 (28.57%) C
5 4 (5.71%) Perl
6 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) JCL
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.43%) KVM
1 1 (1.43%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Control-M
2 1 (1.43%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.43%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) Oracle
2 24 (34.29%) TIBCO
3 12 (17.14%) IBM
4 11 (15.71%) Pega
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.71%) Misys
6 3 (4.29%) IONA
7 2 (2.86%) Sybase
8 1 (1.43%) F5
8 1 (1.43%) VMware
8 1 (1.43%) Telerik
8 1 (1.43%) EMC
8 1 (1.43%) BMC
8 1 (1.43%) Informatica
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