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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 269 277 246
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 40 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 1.35% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 61
Average salary £65,000 £76,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.75% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £92,350 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.08%
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
2095 2150 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.45% 20.45% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1812 1845 1914
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 42 (61.76%) Java
3 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
5 30 (44.12%) Oracle
5 30 (44.12%) .NET
6 28 (41.18%) Project Management
7 26 (38.24%) TIBCO
8 25 (36.76%) J2EE
8 25 (36.76%) SQL
8 25 (36.76%) Middleware
9 24 (35.29%) Banking
9 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
10 23 (33.82%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (33.82%) Risk Management
10 23 (33.82%) C#
11 22 (32.35%) C++
11 22 (32.35%) C
11 22 (32.35%) Technical Architecture
12 20 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (26.47%) Waterfall
13 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
14 17 (25.00%) Telecoms
15 16 (23.53%) Web Services
15 16 (23.53%) ETL
15 16 (23.53%) Marketing
16 15 (22.06%) Investment Banking
17 14 (20.59%) SOA
17 14 (20.59%) FTP
17 14 (20.59%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (19.12%) WebSphere
2 10 (14.71%) CICS
3 9 (13.24%) FileNet
3 9 (13.24%) Documentum
4 8 (11.76%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Summit
2 2 (2.94%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) FTP
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (1.47%) ATM
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) QlikView
5 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
1 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.94%) Ant
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.47%) JsTestDriver
General
1 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Banking
3 17 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 16 (23.53%) Marketing
5 15 (22.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 3 (4.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Technical Support
6 6 (8.82%) WPF Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Graduate
8 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) .NET
2 25 (36.76%) J2EE
2 25 (36.76%) Middleware
3 24 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 16 (23.53%) Web Services
5 14 (20.59%) XML
6 13 (19.12%) XSD
6 13 (19.12%) Java EE
7 11 (16.18%) WSDL
8 9 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (13.24%) JMS
9 6 (8.82%) SOAP
9 6 (8.82%) WPF
10 4 (5.88%) OAuth2
10 4 (5.88%) OAuth
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.88%) REST
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.88%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.71%) Mainframe
2 10 (14.71%) Derivative
3 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.29%) Hedge funds
3 7 (10.29%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Equities
5 3 (4.41%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) EMV
6 1 (1.47%) EFT
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.47%) VSAM
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) APACS
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) UNIX
3 8 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Project Management
3 23 (33.82%) Risk Management
4 22 (32.35%) Technical Architecture
5 20 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (26.47%) Waterfall
6 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
7 16 (23.53%) ETL
8 14 (20.59%) SOA
8 14 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (19.12%) Project Planning
9 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
11 10 (14.71%) MVC
11 10 (14.71%) Release Management
11 10 (14.71%) Scrum
12 9 (13.24%) Logistics
12 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
12 9 (13.24%) B2B
12 9 (13.24%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) Java
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 23 (33.82%) C#
4 22 (32.35%) C++
4 22 (32.35%) C
5 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) JCL
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) KVM
1 1 (1.47%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.47%) Control-M
2 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.47%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Oracle
2 26 (38.24%) TIBCO
3 13 (19.12%) IBM
4 9 (13.24%) Pega
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.88%) Misys
6 3 (4.41%) IONA
7 2 (2.94%) Sybase
8 1 (1.47%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) Telerik
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.47%) Informatica
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago