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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 218 234 251
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 49 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 1.07% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 0
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
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
1605 1305 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.20% 19.05% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1067 1621
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +17 47 £75,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +8 2 £62,500 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (88.89%) Oracle
3 61 (84.72%) WebSphere
4 60 (83.33%) IBM
5 59 (81.94%) DB2
6 55 (76.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 47 (65.28%) Finance
8 44 (61.11%) XML
8 44 (61.11%) SQL
9 42 (58.33%) Retail
10 41 (56.94%) UNIX
11 40 (55.56%) E-Commerce
11 40 (55.56%) Middleware
12 39 (54.17%) J2EE
13 36 (50.00%) Relational Database
13 36 (50.00%) JMS
14 35 (48.61%) Solaris
15 33 (45.83%) Linux
15 33 (45.83%) HTTP
15 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
16 31 (43.06%) TIBCO
17 28 (38.89%) WebLogic
17 28 (38.89%) Open Source
18 27 (37.50%) Spring
18 27 (37.50%) Web Services
18 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
19 25 (34.72%) MS Office
19 25 (34.72%) JDBC
19 25 (34.72%) Windows
19 25 (34.72%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (84.72%) WebSphere
2 55 (76.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (45.83%) Tomcat
4 28 (38.89%) WebLogic
5 25 (34.72%) IIS
5 25 (34.72%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 25 (34.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.83%) HTTP
2 25 (34.72%) FTP
3 16 (22.22%) SSL
4 8 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (81.94%) DB2
2 36 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
4 6 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Ant
1 8 (11.11%) JUnit
1 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 8 (11.11%) Log4j
1 8 (11.11%) Subversion
1 8 (11.11%) Maven
2 6 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 47 (65.28%) Finance
2 42 (58.33%) Retail
3 22 (30.56%) Manufacturing
4 11 (15.28%) Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Games
6 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Architect
2 24 (33.33%) Analyst
2 24 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 24 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 24 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Junior
7 5 (6.94%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.11%) XML
2 40 (55.56%) Middleware
3 39 (54.17%) J2EE
4 36 (50.00%) JMS
5 27 (37.50%) Spring
5 27 (37.50%) Web Services
6 25 (34.72%) JDBC
7 19 (26.39%) Application Packaging
7 19 (26.39%) RESTful
8 14 (19.44%) HTML
9 8 (11.11%) CSS
9 8 (11.11%) Servlets
9 8 (11.11%) SOAP
9 8 (11.11%) Struts
9 8 (11.11%) XMLBeans
9 8 (11.11%) Ajax
9 8 (11.11%) XSLT
9 8 (11.11%) REST
9 8 (11.11%) JSON
9 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) Open Source
2 23 (31.94%) PKI
3 22 (30.56%) Management Information System
4 13 (18.06%) SWIFT
4 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (11.11%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.39%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) UNIX
2 35 (48.61%) Solaris
3 33 (45.83%) Linux
4 25 (34.72%) Windows
4 25 (34.72%) AIX
5 8 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 20 (27.78%) ITIL
2 20 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 17 (23.61%) Waterfall
3 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
5 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.11%) OO
7 8 (11.11%) Content Management
8 6 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 6 (8.33%) System Testing
9 5 (6.94%) ERP
10 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.78%) Test Strategy
11 2 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (61.11%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) Perl
3 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.11%) XPath
6 5 (6.94%) C#
7 4 (5.56%) C
8 3 (4.17%) C++
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) Sun Certification
3 6 (8.33%) ISEB
3 6 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 64 (88.89%) Oracle
2 60 (83.33%) IBM
3 31 (43.06%) TIBCO
4 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.11%) Sun
5 8 (11.11%) Interwoven
6 6 (8.33%) HP