The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 848 809 805
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 44 128 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 111 135
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,300 £72,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -28.75%
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
18865 21659 24075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.53% 21.18% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16362 18186 20257
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,182
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in England

MQSeries
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 34 £55,000 -4.34% 5
West Midlands -28 4 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +27 3 £47,500 -40.62% 2
South West +1 3 £50,000 -16.66%
South East +30 2 - - 1
North East +1 1 £55,000 - 1
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 66 (51.97%) IBM
2 64 (50.39%) Java
3 61 (48.03%) WebSphere
4 55 (43.31%) SQL
5 47 (37.01%) XML
6 46 (36.22%) Finance
7 43 (33.86%) Middleware
8 37 (29.13%) Banking
9 35 (27.56%) JMS
10 32 (25.20%) Unix
10 32 (25.20%) Linux
10 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (24.41%) Degree
12 30 (23.62%) Oracle
12 30 (23.62%) SOA
13 28 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (21.26%) Relational Database
15 25 (19.69%) WebLogic
16 24 (18.90%) DB2
16 24 (18.90%) J2EE
17 23 (18.11%) RPG
17 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
17 23 (18.11%) TDD
17 23 (18.11%) SDLC
18 22 (17.32%) JDBC
18 22 (17.32%) Mainframe
19 21 (16.54%) OS/400
19 21 (16.54%) Tomcat
19 21 (16.54%) Performance Analysis
19 21 (16.54%) iSeries

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (48.03%) WebSphere
2 25 (19.69%) WebLogic
3 21 (16.54%) Tomcat
4 15 (11.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (9.45%) Apache
6 11 (8.66%) CICS
6 11 (8.66%) JBoss
7 6 (4.72%) FileNet
8 4 (3.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (3.15%) CMS
9 3 (2.36%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.79%) MQSI
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.79%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Temenos T24
2 7 (5.51%) Markit EDM
3 3 (2.36%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.57%) Salerio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.45%) AMQP
3 5 (3.94%) FTP
4 4 (3.15%) Firewall
4 4 (3.15%) HTTP
4 4 (3.15%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.15%) Internet
4 4 (3.15%) IPsec
4 4 (3.15%) LDAP
4 4 (3.15%) NAS
4 4 (3.15%) Network Security
4 4 (3.15%) VPN
5 3 (2.36%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.57%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) Relational Database
2 24 (18.90%) DB2
3 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.30%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.51%) Big Data
6 6 (4.72%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.15%) DbVisualizer
8 4 (3.15%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.36%) MySQL
10 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.57%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.57%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.57%) Riak
10 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.09%) JUnit
2 9 (7.09%) Subversion
3 8 (6.30%) Ant
3 8 (6.30%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.72%) JIRA
4 6 (4.72%) Maven
4 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.15%) EasyMock
6 4 (3.15%) FitNesse
6 4 (3.15%) Gradle
6 4 (3.15%) HP UFT
6 4 (3.15%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.15%) Liquibase
6 4 (3.15%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.15%) Log4j
6 4 (3.15%) Mockito
7 2 (1.57%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.57%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 46 (36.22%) Finance
2 37 (29.13%) Banking
3 17 (13.39%) Retail
4 14 (11.02%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.09%) Back Office
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (28.35%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.32%) Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Consultant
5 13 (10.24%) Architect
6 11 (8.66%) Applications Support
6 11 (8.66%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (7.87%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Middleware Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.87%) Test Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.09%) Technical Specialist
8 9 (7.09%) Test Leader
9 8 (6.30%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.30%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
9 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support Technician
9 8 (6.30%) Support Technician
9 8 (6.30%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.01%) XML
2 43 (33.86%) Middleware
3 35 (27.56%) JMS
4 24 (18.90%) J2EE
5 22 (17.32%) JDBC
6 20 (15.75%) .NET
7 19 (14.96%) Spring
8 18 (14.17%) REST
9 16 (12.60%) Web Services
10 15 (11.81%) .NET Framework
10 15 (11.81%) HTML
11 14 (11.02%) SOAP
12 12 (9.45%) Struts
13 11 (8.66%) Java EE
13 11 (8.66%) JMX
13 11 (8.66%) JSON
14 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET
14 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (7.87%) XSD
15 9 (7.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.32%) Mainframe
3 21 (16.54%) iSeries
4 20 (15.75%) AS400
5 9 (7.09%) DataPower
5 9 (7.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 7 (5.51%) Derivative
7 6 (4.72%) Equities
8 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.15%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.36%) PKI
11 2 (1.57%) Fintech
11 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.57%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.57%) Replication
11 2 (1.57%) VSAM
12 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.79%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.20%) Linux
1 32 (25.20%) Unix
2 21 (16.54%) OS/400
3 16 (12.60%) Windows
4 12 (9.45%) AIX
5 6 (4.72%) Solaris
6 4 (3.15%) HPUX
7 2 (1.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.62%) SOA
3 23 (18.11%) SDLC
3 23 (18.11%) TDD
4 21 (16.54%) Performance Analysis
5 19 (14.96%) Asset Management
6 16 (12.60%) Configuration Management
7 15 (11.81%) Software Testing
7 15 (11.81%) Test Management
8 14 (11.02%) ITIL
8 14 (11.02%) Regression Testing
8 14 (11.02%) System Testing
8 14 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (10.24%) High Availability
10 12 (9.45%) UML
11 11 (8.66%) BDD
11 11 (8.66%) Pair Programming
12 10 (7.87%) Functional Testing
12 10 (7.87%) Multithreading
12 10 (7.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.39%) Java
2 55 (43.31%) SQL
3 23 (18.11%) RPG
4 14 (11.02%) C#
5 12 (9.45%) Clojure
5 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.72%) Scala
7 4 (3.15%) C
7 4 (3.15%) Perl
7 4 (3.15%) Python
8 3 (2.36%) JCL
9 2 (1.57%) C++
9 2 (1.57%) COBOL
9 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.57%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.57%) VBA
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (24.41%) Degree
2 16 (12.60%) ISEB
3 10 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.15%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.36%) HND
7 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.79%) MBA
7 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) QA
2 5 (3.94%) SLA
3 3 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.15%) Samba
1 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Control-M
2 6 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.36%) Nagios
4 2 (1.57%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (51.97%) IBM
2 30 (23.62%) Oracle
3 19 (14.96%) HP
4 15 (11.81%) Green Hat
5 13 (10.24%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.24%) webMethods
6 9 (7.09%) TIBCO
7 7 (5.51%) Sybase
8 6 (4.72%) Pega
8 6 (4.72%) Terracotta
9 4 (3.15%) ATG
9 4 (3.15%) Blue Martini
9 4 (3.15%) Calypso
9 4 (3.15%) Elastic Path
9 4 (3.15%) Interwoven
9 4 (3.15%) Sun
9 4 (3.15%) VMware
10 3 (2.36%) BEA
10 3 (2.36%) Intel
10 3 (2.36%) NetApp
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