The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 724 752 649
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -103
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 147 109 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.65% 0.52% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 113 89 127
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £35,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+57.85% -23.91%
MQSeries
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22473 20996 21636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.06% 20.88% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18750 17914 18783
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in England

MQSeries
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the England region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in England

MQSeries
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MQSeries across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in England

MQSeries
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
London +24 100 £62,500 -3.84% 2
East of England +14 26 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -7 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Yorkshire -23 5 - -
South West - 4 - -
South East -27 2 £48,750 +39.28%
North West -12 1 £50,500 +1.00%
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 195 (70.65%) Java
2 171 (61.96%) Oracle
3 156 (56.52%) Finance
4 132 (47.83%) WebSphere
5 128 (46.38%) SQL
6 124 (44.93%) IBM
7 118 (42.75%) Middleware
8 97 (35.14%) DB2
9 96 (34.78%) Banking
10 93 (33.70%) WebSphere Application Server
11 92 (33.33%) Linux
12 85 (30.80%) J2EE
13 84 (30.43%) XML
13 84 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
14 81 (29.35%) JMS
14 81 (29.35%) TIBCO
15 79 (28.62%) UNIX
16 73 (26.45%) JDBC
17 71 (25.72%) SQL Server
18 70 (25.36%) Retail
19 67 (24.28%) HTTP
20 66 (23.91%) E-Commerce
21 63 (22.83%) Relational Database
22 61 (22.10%) Solaris
23 60 (21.74%) FTP
24 55 (19.93%) Tomcat
24 55 (19.93%) Enterprise Software
25 54 (19.57%) Perl
26 53 (19.20%) Software Engineering
27 49 (17.75%) Bash Shell

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 132 (47.83%) WebSphere
2 93 (33.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 55 (19.93%) Tomcat
4 49 (17.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 48 (17.39%) WebLogic
6 39 (14.13%) IIS
7 13 (4.71%) CICS
8 12 (4.35%) JBoss
9 6 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.81%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (1.81%) AquaLogic
10 5 (1.81%) Apache
10 5 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.81%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 3 (1.09%) PegaRULES
12 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 1 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 37 (13.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Tridion
2 5 (1.81%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 67 (24.28%) HTTP
2 60 (21.74%) FTP
3 27 (9.78%) Internet
4 18 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.07%) SSL
5 14 (5.07%) Network Security
6 9 (3.26%) HTTPS
6 9 (3.26%) Firewall
7 8 (2.90%) AMQP
7 8 (2.90%) Multicast
8 7 (2.54%) LDAP
9 5 (1.81%) VPN
9 5 (1.81%) IPsec
10 4 (1.45%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.45%) NAS
10 4 (1.45%) DNS
10 4 (1.45%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.72%) SSH
12 1 (0.36%) Wireless
12 1 (0.36%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (35.14%) DB2
2 71 (25.72%) SQL Server
3 63 (22.83%) Relational Database
4 25 (9.06%) Oracle Database
4 25 (9.06%) RDBMS
5 13 (4.71%) MySQL
6 12 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.54%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.81%) Big Data
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.81%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.45%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.45%) NonStop SQL
10 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.09%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 20 (7.25%) JUnit
2 18 (6.52%) Ant
3 13 (4.71%) Subversion
4 11 (3.99%) Log4j
4 11 (3.99%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.54%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.54%) JIRA
6 7 (2.54%) Selenium
7 6 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 5 (1.81%) Maven
9 4 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.45%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.09%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
General
1 156 (56.52%) Finance
2 96 (34.78%) Banking
3 70 (25.36%) Retail
4 42 (15.22%) Investment Banking
5 41 (14.86%) Manufacturing
6 37 (13.41%) Telecoms
7 12 (4.35%) Marketing
8 7 (2.54%) Back Office
9 6 (2.17%) Advertising
10 5 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.09%) Games
12 2 (0.72%) Front Office
13 1 (0.36%) Publishing
13 1 (0.36%) Legal
13 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (42.39%) Developer
2 71 (25.72%) Analyst
3 65 (23.55%) Java Developer
4 54 (19.57%) Support Analyst
5 39 (14.13%) Architect
6 38 (13.77%) Senior Developer
7 29 (10.51%) Operations Analyst
7 29 (10.51%) Operations Support Analyst
8 23 (8.33%) Programmer
9 22 (7.97%) .NET Developer
10 18 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 16 (5.80%) Web Support Analyst
11 16 (5.80%) Web Analyst
12 14 (5.07%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (5.07%) Senior Architect
12 14 (5.07%) Middleware Developer
13 13 (4.71%) C# Developer
14 12 (4.35%) Java Programmer
15 10 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.62%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (42.75%) Middleware
2 85 (30.80%) J2EE
3 84 (30.43%) XML
4 81 (29.35%) JMS
5 73 (26.45%) JDBC
6 43 (15.58%) .NET
7 33 (11.96%) Web Services
8 30 (10.87%) HTML
8 30 (10.87%) Spring
9 26 (9.42%) .NET Framework
9 26 (9.42%) WebSphere MQ
10 25 (9.06%) Java EE
11 19 (6.88%) CSS
12 18 (6.52%) SOAP
13 17 (6.16%) XSLT
14 16 (5.80%) jQuery
14 16 (5.80%) HTML5
15 14 (5.07%) Struts
16 13 (4.71%) Hibernate
16 13 (4.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (19.93%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.51%) Open Source
4 26 (9.42%) SWIFT
4 26 (9.42%) PKI
5 19 (6.88%) Mainframe
6 16 (5.80%) Derivative
7 15 (5.43%) Management Information System
8 14 (5.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (4.71%) Computer Science
9 13 (4.71%) IBM Mainframe
10 11 (3.99%) Web 2.0
10 11 (3.99%) Fixed Income
11 10 (3.62%) Online Banking
12 8 (2.90%) Clustering
13 5 (1.81%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.81%) iPad
14 4 (1.45%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.45%) Kindle
14 4 (1.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.33%) Linux
2 79 (28.62%) UNIX
3 61 (22.10%) Solaris
4 49 (17.75%) Windows
5 39 (14.13%) AIX
6 18 (6.52%) HPUX
7 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.91%) E-Commerce
3 53 (19.20%) Software Engineering
4 44 (15.94%) Problem Management
5 42 (15.22%) Waterfall
6 40 (14.49%) Technical Architecture
7 38 (13.77%) Risk Management
8 36 (13.04%) Project Management
9 31 (11.23%) ITIL
10 30 (10.87%) SOA
11 28 (10.14%) TDD
12 20 (7.25%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.88%) Scrum
13 19 (6.88%) MVC
13 19 (6.88%) Service Delivery
13 19 (6.88%) OO
14 18 (6.52%) ERP
14 18 (6.52%) UML
14 18 (6.52%) Regression Testing
15 17 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 195 (70.65%) Java
2 128 (46.38%) SQL
3 54 (19.57%) Perl
4 49 (17.75%) Bash Shell
5 41 (14.86%) C
6 40 (14.49%) C++
7 39 (14.13%) C#
8 29 (10.51%) JavaScript
9 13 (4.71%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.35%) XPath
11 10 (3.62%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.17%) PL/1
12 6 (2.17%) Python
12 6 (2.17%) JCL
13 5 (1.81%) COBOL
14 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) Clojure
15 1 (0.36%) RPG IV
15 1 (0.36%) REXX
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (10.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.81%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.45%) HND
5 3 (1.09%) ISEB
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.88%) ISO 8583
2 11 (3.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.45%) QA
3 4 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (1.45%) Samba
1 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.72%) KVM
2 2 (0.72%) RHEV
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.45%) Control-M
3 2 (0.72%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.72%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.72%) YUM
4 1 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 171 (61.96%) Oracle
2 124 (44.93%) IBM
3 81 (29.35%) TIBCO
4 47 (17.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.99%) HP
5 11 (3.99%) Interwoven
6 10 (3.62%) Sun
7 9 (3.26%) Sybase
7 9 (3.26%) webMethods
8 7 (2.54%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.17%) Blue Martini
9 6 (2.17%) Elastic Path
9 6 (2.17%) Talend
9 6 (2.17%) ATG
10 5 (1.81%) VMware
10 5 (1.81%) Informatica
11 4 (1.45%) NetApp
11 4 (1.45%) BMC
11 4 (1.45%) F5
11 4 (1.45%) Pega
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago