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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 223 228 246
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 35 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.30% 1.95% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 3
Average salary £75,000 £72,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +20.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £61,250 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.45%
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
1521 1438 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.90% 20.10% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1215 1466
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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 -2 35 £75,000 +3.80%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (88.16%) IBM
3 64 (84.21%) Oracle
4 63 (82.89%) DB2
5 62 (81.58%) WebSphere
6 55 (72.37%) XML
7 50 (65.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 43 (56.58%) SQL
8 43 (56.58%) JMS
8 43 (56.58%) Relational Database
9 42 (55.26%) Retail
10 41 (53.95%) E-Commerce
11 40 (52.63%) UNIX
11 40 (52.63%) Finance
12 39 (51.32%) J2EE
13 37 (48.68%) Web Services
13 37 (48.68%) Spring
14 36 (47.37%) TIBCO
15 35 (46.05%) Middleware
16 34 (44.74%) Open Source
17 33 (43.42%) WebLogic
18 30 (39.47%) PKI
19 29 (38.16%) Management Information System
19 29 (38.16%) Solaris
20 28 (36.84%) Linux
20 28 (36.84%) Tomcat
21 27 (35.53%) HTTP
21 27 (35.53%) Application Packaging
21 27 (35.53%) RESTful
22 24 (31.58%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 62 (81.58%) WebSphere
2 50 (65.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (43.42%) WebLogic
4 28 (36.84%) Tomcat
5 17 (22.37%) IBM HTTP Server
5 17 (22.37%) IIS
6 10 (13.16%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) HTTP
2 24 (31.58%) SSL
3 17 (22.37%) FTP
4 10 (13.16%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (82.89%) DB2
2 43 (56.58%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.79%) DbVisualizer
4 11 (14.47%) MySQL
5 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.95%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 11 (14.47%) Subversion
2 11 (14.47%) Ant
3 10 (13.16%) JUnit
3 10 (13.16%) Eclipse
3 10 (13.16%) Log4j
3 10 (13.16%) Maven
4 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (55.26%) Retail
2 40 (52.63%) Finance
3 11 (14.47%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.58%) Games
5 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Architect
2 18 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (21.05%) Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Operations Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Operations Support Analyst
4 15 (19.74%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (17.11%) Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Tester
7 10 (13.16%) Java Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (11.84%) Senior Architect
8 9 (11.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.58%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.32%) UNIX Administrator
11 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) XML
2 43 (56.58%) JMS
3 39 (51.32%) J2EE
4 37 (48.68%) Web Services
4 37 (48.68%) Spring
5 35 (46.05%) Middleware
6 27 (35.53%) Application Packaging
6 27 (35.53%) RESTful
7 22 (28.95%) HTML
8 17 (22.37%) JDBC
9 12 (15.79%) Flash
10 10 (13.16%) Servlets
10 10 (13.16%) SOAP
10 10 (13.16%) Struts
10 10 (13.16%) XSLT
10 10 (13.16%) CSS
10 10 (13.16%) Hibernate
10 10 (13.16%) XMLBeans
10 10 (13.16%) Ajax
10 10 (13.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.74%) Open Source
2 30 (39.47%) PKI
3 29 (38.16%) Management Information System
4 18 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (22.37%) SWIFT
6 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.16%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.63%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) UNIX
2 29 (38.16%) Solaris
3 28 (36.84%) Linux
4 18 (23.68%) Windows
4 18 (23.68%) AIX
5 10 (13.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) E-Commerce
2 23 (30.26%) Waterfall
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
3 17 (22.37%) ITIL
4 15 (19.74%) Software Architecture
4 15 (19.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (19.74%) Programme Management
5 12 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 12 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 12 (15.79%) System Testing
6 10 (13.16%) OO
6 10 (13.16%) Content Management
6 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.26%) ERP
8 3 (3.95%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (56.58%) SQL
3 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
4 17 (22.37%) Perl
5 10 (13.16%) XPath
6 4 (5.26%) C
7 3 (3.95%) C#
7 3 (3.95%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Jython
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) ISEB
2 12 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (13.16%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.32%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (88.16%) IBM
2 64 (84.21%) Oracle
3 36 (47.37%) TIBCO
4 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (19.74%) HP
6 10 (13.16%) Interwoven
6 10 (13.16%) Sun
7 1 (1.32%) hybris