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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 300 303 300
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 24 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 1.35% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 44
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £81,050
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+53.12% -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
2369 2150 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.43% 18.11% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1926 2332
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 £32,900 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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%) Oracle
2 53 (79.10%) Finance
2 53 (79.10%) Banking
3 47 (70.15%) Java
3 47 (70.15%) Middleware
4 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
5 42 (62.69%) TIBCO
6 41 (61.19%) C++
7 39 (58.21%) Investment Banking
7 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (58.21%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (55.22%) Software Engineering
8 37 (55.22%) Risk Management
8 37 (55.22%) Telecoms
8 37 (55.22%) C
8 37 (55.22%) Project Management
9 36 (53.73%) Waterfall
9 36 (53.73%) Technical Architecture
10 28 (41.79%) J2EE
11 26 (38.81%) SQL
12 23 (34.33%) Java EE
13 19 (28.36%) C#
14 18 (26.87%) .NET
15 14 (20.90%) Linux
15 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
16 12 (17.91%) WebSphere
17 9 (13.43%) Windows
17 9 (13.43%) JMS
17 9 (13.43%) WebSphere MQ
18 8 (11.94%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 12 (17.91%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.46%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.46%) AquaLogic
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.49%) Global One
2 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) SSH
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Star Schema
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) 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 53 (79.10%) Finance
1 53 (79.10%) Banking
2 39 (58.21%) Investment Banking
3 37 (55.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) International Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) Senior Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Java Developer
4 14 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Java Programmer
6 11 (16.42%) Programmer
7 5 (7.46%) Support Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.48%) Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Technical Support
9 3 (4.48%) Middleware Specialist
10 2 (2.99%) ETL Architect
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (70.15%) Middleware
2 28 (41.79%) J2EE
3 23 (34.33%) Java EE
4 18 (26.87%) .NET
5 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.43%) JMS
6 9 (13.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (8.96%) XML
8 5 (7.46%) FpML
9 2 (2.99%) WPF
10 1 (1.49%) GWT
10 1 (1.49%) HornetQ
10 1 (1.49%) JSTL
10 1 (1.49%) WCF
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
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.96%) Derivative
3 6 (8.96%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.96%) SWIFT
4 5 (7.46%) iPad
4 5 (7.46%) Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Equities
7 1 (1.49%) VSAM
7 1 (1.49%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) UNIX
4 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) Risk Management
2 37 (55.22%) Project Management
2 37 (55.22%) Software Engineering
3 36 (53.73%) Technical Architecture
3 36 (53.73%) Waterfall
4 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.46%) ETL
5 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.99%) SOA
7 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.49%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (1.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) Java
2 41 (61.19%) C++
3 37 (55.22%) C
4 26 (38.81%) SQL
5 19 (28.36%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) KVM
1 1 (1.49%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.49%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) YUM
Vendors
1 57 (85.07%) Oracle
2 42 (62.69%) TIBCO
3 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.97%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) BMC
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
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago