The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 245 251 248
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 10 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 1.92% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 4
Average salary £85,000 £72,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +33.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +8.69%
MQSeries
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1565 1773 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.97% 20.57% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1487 1552
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the East of England region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in the East of England

MQSeries
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -23 10 £85,000 +17.24%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (90.63%) DB2
2 58 (90.63%) IBM
3 57 (89.06%) WebSphere
4 51 (79.69%) Oracle
5 49 (76.56%) XML
6 44 (68.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 36 (56.25%) JMS
7 36 (56.25%) Relational Database
8 35 (54.69%) E-Commerce
9 34 (53.13%) UNIX
9 34 (53.13%) SQL
10 33 (51.56%) J2EE
10 33 (51.56%) Retail
11 31 (48.44%) Open Source
12 30 (46.88%) Finance
12 30 (46.88%) TIBCO
12 30 (46.88%) WebLogic
12 30 (46.88%) Web Services
12 30 (46.88%) Spring
13 27 (42.19%) PKI
13 27 (42.19%) Middleware
13 27 (42.19%) Management Information System
14 24 (37.50%) Application Packaging
14 24 (37.50%) RESTful
15 22 (34.38%) Solaris
16 21 (32.81%) Linux
16 21 (32.81%) Tomcat
16 21 (32.81%) SSL
17 20 (31.25%) HTTP

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 57 (89.06%) WebSphere
2 44 (68.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (46.88%) WebLogic
4 21 (32.81%) Tomcat
5 14 (21.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 14 (21.88%) IIS
6 6 (9.38%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) SSL
2 20 (31.25%) HTTP
3 14 (21.88%) FTP
4 6 (9.38%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (90.63%) DB2
2 36 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.31%) DbVisualizer
4 7 (10.94%) MySQL
5 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.69%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) QuickTest Pro
1 13 (20.31%) LoadRunner
2 7 (10.94%) Ant
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 6 (9.38%) Maven
3 6 (9.38%) JUnit
3 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.38%) Log4j
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (51.56%) Retail
2 30 (46.88%) Finance
3 8 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Architect
2 15 (23.44%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (23.44%) Enterprise Architect
3 13 (20.31%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Operations Support Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Support Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Tester
3 13 (20.31%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.69%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.56%) Administrator
8 1 (1.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (76.56%) XML
2 36 (56.25%) JMS
3 33 (51.56%) J2EE
4 30 (46.88%) Web Services
4 30 (46.88%) Spring
5 27 (42.19%) Middleware
6 24 (37.50%) Application Packaging
6 24 (37.50%) RESTful
7 19 (29.69%) HTML
8 14 (21.88%) JDBC
9 13 (20.31%) Flash
10 6 (9.38%) REST
10 6 (9.38%) jQuery
10 6 (9.38%) Servlets
10 6 (9.38%) SOAP
10 6 (9.38%) Struts
10 6 (9.38%) CSS
10 6 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 6 (9.38%) XSLT
10 6 (9.38%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 31 (48.44%) Open Source
2 27 (42.19%) Management Information System
2 27 (42.19%) PKI
3 14 (21.88%) SWIFT
4 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.38%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.13%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) UNIX
2 22 (34.38%) Solaris
3 21 (32.81%) Linux
4 15 (23.44%) Windows
4 15 (23.44%) AIX
5 6 (9.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) E-Commerce
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
3 15 (23.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (21.88%) Problem Management
4 14 (21.88%) ITIL
5 13 (20.31%) Regression Testing
5 13 (20.31%) System Testing
5 13 (20.31%) Software Architecture
5 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
5 13 (20.31%) Programme Management
6 6 (9.38%) Content Management
6 6 (9.38%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) ERP
9 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (53.13%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) Perl
4 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.38%) XPath
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) Jython
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (18.75%) ISEB
3 6 (9.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (90.63%) IBM
2 51 (79.69%) Oracle
3 30 (46.88%) TIBCO
4 16 (25.00%) HP
5 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.38%) Sun
6 6 (9.38%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.56%) hybris