The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 217 222 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 43 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.30% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.42% 1.46% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 8
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -18.36%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £42,783 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+63.61% -28.69%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1779 1570 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.38% 20.54% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1385 1535
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MQSeries
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MQSeries across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MQSeries Salary Histogram 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 1 August 2014. 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 +7 42 £77,500 +24.00%
Bedfordshire -7 1 £80,000 +101.25%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 80 (97.56%) Java
2 79 (96.34%) DB2
2 79 (96.34%) WebSphere Application Server
2 79 (96.34%) WebSphere
3 75 (91.46%) Finance
4 73 (89.02%) Oracle
5 48 (58.54%) Middleware
6 47 (57.32%) XML
7 46 (56.10%) Relational Database
8 44 (53.66%) JMS
8 44 (53.66%) IBM
9 42 (51.22%) UNIX
9 42 (51.22%) SQL
10 41 (50.00%) J2EE
10 41 (50.00%) Solaris
10 41 (50.00%) Linux
10 41 (50.00%) JDBC
10 41 (50.00%) E-Commerce
10 41 (50.00%) Manufacturing
10 41 (50.00%) Retail
11 38 (46.34%) TIBCO
11 38 (46.34%) WebLogic
11 38 (46.34%) Open Source
12 37 (45.12%) IIS
12 37 (45.12%) Windows
13 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
14 35 (42.68%) FTP
14 35 (42.68%) HTTP
14 35 (42.68%) Tomcat
14 35 (42.68%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 79 (96.34%) WebSphere Application Server
1 79 (96.34%) WebSphere
2 38 (46.34%) WebLogic
3 37 (45.12%) IIS
4 35 (42.68%) Tomcat
4 35 (42.68%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 35 (42.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) FTP
1 35 (42.68%) HTTP
2 6 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (96.34%) DB2
2 46 (56.10%) Relational Database
3 16 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Ant
1 6 (7.32%) JUnit
1 6 (7.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.32%) Log4j
1 6 (7.32%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (91.46%) Finance
2 41 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 41 (50.00%) Retail
3 33 (40.24%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Architect
2 35 (42.68%) Analyst
3 34 (41.46%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (41.46%) Operations Support Analyst
3 34 (41.46%) Support Analyst
4 26 (31.71%) Senior Architect
5 16 (19.51%) Junior
5 16 (19.51%) Junior Support Analyst
5 16 (19.51%) Junior Analyst
6 13 (15.85%) Data Architect
7 12 (14.63%) Senior Data Architect
8 9 (10.98%) Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Developer
11 1 (1.22%) Middleware Architect
11 1 (1.22%) Middleware Developer
11 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse Architect
11 1 (1.22%) Software Architect
11 1 (1.22%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (58.54%) Middleware
2 47 (57.32%) XML
3 44 (53.66%) JMS
4 41 (50.00%) J2EE
4 41 (50.00%) JDBC
5 8 (9.76%) XSLT
6 6 (7.32%) EJB
6 6 (7.32%) JSP
6 6 (7.32%) Servlets
6 6 (7.32%) Struts
6 6 (7.32%) HTML
6 6 (7.32%) XHTML
6 6 (7.32%) JSTL
6 6 (7.32%) XMLBeans
6 6 (7.32%) Ajax
7 3 (3.66%) .NET
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.44%) Web Services
8 2 (2.44%) XSD
8 2 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (46.34%) Open Source
2 30 (36.59%) PKI
3 11 (13.41%) Kindle
4 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (9.76%) SWIFT
6 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.32%) Web 2.0
7 2 (2.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.22%) UNIX
2 41 (50.00%) Solaris
2 41 (50.00%) Linux
3 37 (45.12%) Windows
4 35 (42.68%) AIX
5 6 (7.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 32 (39.02%) ERP
3 22 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 22 (26.83%) Security Architecture
4 19 (23.17%) Problem Management
4 19 (23.17%) ITIL
5 15 (18.29%) Data Architecture
6 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
7 9 (10.98%) Software Architecture
8 7 (8.54%) UML
9 6 (7.32%) OO
9 6 (7.32%) RAD
9 6 (7.32%) Content Management
10 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.44%) Workflow
11 2 (2.44%) Test Strategy
12 1 (1.22%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.22%) Migration
12 1 (1.22%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 80 (97.56%) Java
2 42 (51.22%) SQL
3 25 (30.49%) Bash Shell
3 25 (30.49%) Perl
4 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.32%) XPath
5 3 (3.66%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.93%) ISO 8583
2 22 (26.83%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 73 (89.02%) Oracle
2 44 (53.66%) IBM
3 38 (46.34%) TIBCO
4 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.32%) Interwoven
5 6 (7.32%) Elastic Path
5 6 (7.32%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.32%) ATG