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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 226 247 298
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +51
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 4 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 1.06% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 28
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
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
940 1325 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.69% 19.18% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1205 2032
Median salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
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 4 December 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Back Office
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Nagios
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) Salerio
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (25.00%) HATEOAS
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
5 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Markit EDM
5 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (25.00%) NoSQL

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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Salerio
2 3 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Integration Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) HATEOAS
4 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) EAI
2 3 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO