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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
London / City of London
Rank 229 251 277
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +26
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.70% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 26
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £64,450 £61,500
% change year-on-year
-18.54% +4.79%

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
883 1148 2029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.58% 17.95% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1047 1748
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Back Office
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Salerio
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Hedge funds
2 5 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (83.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Salerio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Support
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) IBM