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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 247 231 231
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 10 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 1.47% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £86,500 £80,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +101.25%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £77,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +93.75%
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
1323 1699 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.07% 22.19% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1405 1273
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,460 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
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 September 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 -17 10 £86,500 +8.12%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) IBM
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
3 16 (88.89%) UNIX
4 15 (83.33%) J2EE
4 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (83.33%) HTML
5 12 (66.67%) DB2
6 11 (61.11%) WebSphere
7 9 (50.00%) Retail
7 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
7 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
7 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (50.00%) Oracle
7 9 (50.00%) HP
7 9 (50.00%) Flash
7 9 (50.00%) System Testing
7 9 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
8 8 (44.44%) JMS
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 8 (44.44%) Spring
9 7 (38.89%) Subversion
9 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
9 7 (38.89%) Linux
9 7 (38.89%) Ant

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (61.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 6 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) DB2
2 9 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (38.89%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (38.89%) Ant
2 7 (38.89%) Subversion
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
3 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 6 (33.33%) Log4j
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) XML
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) J2EE
3 9 (50.00%) Flash
4 8 (44.44%) JMS
4 8 (44.44%) Spring
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) XMLBeans
5 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) JSON
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) Servlets
5 6 (33.33%) SOAP
5 6 (33.33%) Struts
5 6 (33.33%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Web 2.0
3 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) HPUX
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) XPath
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Jython
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 8583
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Interwoven
4 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 2 (11.11%) VocaLink
5 1 (5.56%) hybris