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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 232 228 230
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 27 18 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 1.25% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Average salary £80,000 £39,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.25% -18.87%
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -27.27%
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
1696 1442 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.79% 20.15% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1272 1632
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £55,000 £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
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 29 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 -5 25 £80,000 -
Bedfordshire -3 2 £80,000 +101.25%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 74 (97.37%) Java
1 74 (97.37%) WebSphere Application Server
1 74 (97.37%) WebSphere
2 72 (94.74%) DB2
3 70 (92.11%) Finance
4 66 (86.84%) Oracle
5 43 (56.58%) XML
5 43 (56.58%) IBM
6 42 (55.26%) Middleware
7 41 (53.95%) UNIX
7 41 (53.95%) SQL
7 41 (53.95%) Relational Database
8 39 (51.32%) Manufacturing
8 39 (51.32%) Retail
8 39 (51.32%) J2EE
8 39 (51.32%) Solaris
8 39 (51.32%) Linux
8 39 (51.32%) JDBC
8 39 (51.32%) JMS
8 39 (51.32%) E-Commerce
9 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
9 35 (46.05%) Windows
9 35 (46.05%) IIS
10 33 (43.42%) MS Office
10 33 (43.42%) AIX
10 33 (43.42%) WebLogic
10 33 (43.42%) FTP
10 33 (43.42%) HTTP
10 33 (43.42%) TIBCO
10 33 (43.42%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 74 (97.37%) WebSphere Application Server
1 74 (97.37%) WebSphere
2 35 (46.05%) IIS
3 33 (43.42%) Tomcat
3 33 (43.42%) WebLogic
3 33 (43.42%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 33 (43.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (43.42%) FTP
1 33 (43.42%) HTTP
2 6 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (94.74%) DB2
2 41 (53.95%) Relational Database
3 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 6 (7.89%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.89%) Log4j
1 6 (7.89%) Subversion
1 6 (7.89%) Ant
1 6 (7.89%) JUnit
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (92.11%) Finance
2 39 (51.32%) Manufacturing
2 39 (51.32%) Retail
3 31 (40.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Architect
2 33 (43.42%) Analyst
3 32 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 32 (42.11%) Operations Analyst
3 32 (42.11%) Operations Support Analyst
4 24 (31.58%) Senior Architect
5 15 (19.74%) Junior Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Junior Support Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Junior
6 11 (14.47%) Data Architect
6 11 (14.47%) Senior Data Architect
7 10 (13.16%) Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Middleware Architect
11 1 (1.32%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) XML
2 42 (55.26%) Middleware
3 39 (51.32%) J2EE
3 39 (51.32%) JDBC
3 39 (51.32%) JMS
4 8 (10.53%) XSLT
5 6 (7.89%) XHTML
5 6 (7.89%) XMLBeans
5 6 (7.89%) Ajax
5 6 (7.89%) JSTL
5 6 (7.89%) JSP
5 6 (7.89%) Servlets
5 6 (7.89%) Struts
5 6 (7.89%) HTML
5 6 (7.89%) EJB
6 4 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.63%) Web Services
7 2 (2.63%) WCF
7 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Open Source
2 29 (38.16%) PKI
3 11 (14.47%) Kindle
4 7 (9.21%) SWIFT
4 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (7.89%) Web 2.0
6 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.95%) UNIX
2 39 (51.32%) Solaris
2 39 (51.32%) Linux
3 35 (46.05%) Windows
4 33 (43.42%) AIX
5 6 (7.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) E-Commerce
2 31 (40.79%) ERP
3 22 (28.95%) Service Delivery
3 22 (28.95%) Security Architecture
4 18 (23.68%) Problem Management
4 18 (23.68%) ITIL
5 13 (17.11%) Data Architecture
6 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.53%) UML
8 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
9 6 (7.89%) Content Management
9 6 (7.89%) OO
9 6 (7.89%) RAD
10 5 (6.58%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.63%) Test Strategy
11 2 (2.63%) Logistics
11 2 (2.63%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.63%) Workflow
11 2 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) Java
2 41 (53.95%) SQL
3 24 (31.58%) Bash Shell
3 24 (31.58%) Perl
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) XPath
5 4 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (35.53%) ISO 8583
2 22 (28.95%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Oracle
2 43 (56.58%) IBM
3 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
4 33 (43.42%) TIBCO
5 6 (7.89%) ATG
5 6 (7.89%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.89%) Elastic Path
5 6 (7.89%) Interwoven