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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 741 748 715
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 137 153 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.65% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 113 113 111
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.14%
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
21478 23408 21056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.81% 21.21% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18081 19702 18018
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
London +36 81 £57,500 -8.00% 8
West Midlands - 19 £52,500 - 2
South West +7 12 £62,500 -10.71%
East of England -33 9 £75,000 - 1
South East +3 4 £42,500 -29.16% 2
North West -4 4 £40,000 -25.58% 3
North East - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -13 3 £34,000 -9.33%
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 199 (82.92%) Java
2 122 (50.83%) SQL
2 122 (50.83%) Oracle
3 111 (46.25%) Finance
4 110 (45.83%) IBM
5 99 (41.25%) UNIX
6 94 (39.17%) WebSphere
7 93 (38.75%) JMS
8 92 (38.33%) J2EE
8 92 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (34.17%) DB2
10 78 (32.50%) Linux
11 71 (29.58%) Software Engineering
12 70 (29.17%) Middleware
13 69 (28.75%) Web Services
14 67 (27.92%) XML
15 65 (27.08%) Banking
16 63 (26.25%) Spring
17 57 (23.75%) Degree
18 56 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
19 53 (22.08%) WebSphere MQ
20 51 (21.25%) SOA
21 47 (19.58%) AIX
22 46 (19.17%) Solaris
22 46 (19.17%) SQL Server
23 45 (18.75%) JDBC
23 45 (18.75%) Perl
23 45 (18.75%) Java EE
24 44 (18.33%) TIBCO
25 42 (17.50%) Mainframe

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 94 (39.17%) WebSphere
2 56 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 39 (16.25%) CICS
4 31 (12.92%) Tomcat
5 21 (8.75%) WebLogic
6 16 (6.67%) JBoss
7 15 (6.25%) Apache Spark
8 9 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.92%) Apache
10 6 (2.50%) Documentum
10 6 (2.50%) FileNet
10 6 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (2.50%) IIS
11 5 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.83%) Drupal
13 2 (0.83%) Liferay
13 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (3.75%) MS Office
2 7 (2.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (2.08%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.83%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) Summit
4 1 (0.42%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.42%) AMQP
2 16 (6.67%) FTP
3 15 (6.25%) HTTP
4 7 (2.92%) SSL
4 7 (2.92%) LDAP
5 6 (2.50%) Firewall
5 6 (2.50%) Internet
6 5 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.67%) VPN
7 4 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.67%) IPsec
7 4 (1.67%) Network Security
7 4 (1.67%) NAS
8 2 (0.83%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.42%) SNMP
9 1 (0.42%) DSL
9 1 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (34.17%) DB2
2 46 (19.17%) SQL Server
3 34 (14.17%) Relational Database
4 22 (9.17%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.25%) Big Data
6 14 (5.83%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (3.75%) MySQL
8 7 (2.92%) Adabas
8 7 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.25%) NonStop SQL
10 3 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.83%) Easytrieve
11 2 (0.83%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 19 (7.92%) Subversion
2 14 (5.83%) HP UFT
2 14 (5.83%) LoadRunner
3 9 (3.75%) JUnit
4 7 (2.92%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.92%) Ant
5 6 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.67%) Maven
7 3 (1.25%) JIRA
7 3 (1.25%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.25%) Log4j
7 3 (1.25%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.83%) XPEDITER
9 1 (0.42%) Hudson
9 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 111 (46.25%) Finance
2 65 (27.08%) Banking
3 37 (15.42%) Retail
4 21 (8.75%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.83%) Financial Institution
6 13 (5.42%) Back Office
6 13 (5.42%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.75%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.33%) Marketing
9 6 (2.50%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.50%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 116 (48.33%) Developer
2 80 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.58%) Technical Consultant
3 35 (14.58%) Consultant
4 33 (13.75%) Analyst
5 28 (11.67%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.58%) Architect
6 23 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 23 (9.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (7.50%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (6.25%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.83%) Tester
11 12 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (3.75%) Middleware Developer
14 7 (2.92%) Programmer
15 6 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
15 6 (2.50%) COBOL Analyst
15 6 (2.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (38.75%) JMS
2 92 (38.33%) J2EE
3 70 (29.17%) Middleware
4 69 (28.75%) Web Services
5 67 (27.92%) XML
6 63 (26.25%) Spring
7 53 (22.08%) WebSphere MQ
8 45 (18.75%) JDBC
8 45 (18.75%) Java EE
9 33 (13.75%) .NET
10 32 (13.33%) ISPF
11 28 (11.67%) HTML
12 26 (10.83%) .NET Framework
13 21 (8.75%) REST
14 20 (8.33%) JSON
15 18 (7.50%) RESTful
15 18 (7.50%) XSLT
16 15 (6.25%) SOAP
16 15 (6.25%) Kafka
17 14 (5.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.50%) Mainframe
2 33 (13.75%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (11.67%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.58%) SWIFT
6 10 (4.17%) Equities
7 9 (3.75%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.33%) Credit Risk
8 8 (3.33%) Derivative
8 8 (3.33%) Online Banking
9 7 (2.92%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.92%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.92%) PKI
10 4 (1.67%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.25%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.83%) Replication
12 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.83%) DataPower
12 2 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (41.25%) UNIX
2 78 (32.50%) Linux
3 47 (19.58%) AIX
4 46 (19.17%) Solaris
5 32 (13.33%) MVS
6 23 (9.58%) Windows
7 9 (3.75%) zOS
8 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.25%) HPUX
10 1 (0.42%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (29.58%) Software Engineering
3 51 (21.25%) SOA
4 36 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 28 (11.67%) E-Commerce
5 28 (11.67%) Risk Management
6 27 (11.25%) Low Latency
7 25 (10.42%) Project Management
8 24 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (9.58%) TDD
9 23 (9.58%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (8.33%) SDLC
11 19 (7.92%) Multithreading
12 17 (7.08%) ETL
13 16 (6.67%) Scrum
13 16 (6.67%) Automated Testing
14 15 (6.25%) MVC
15 14 (5.83%) Regression Testing
15 14 (5.83%) System Testing
15 14 (5.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 199 (82.92%) Java
2 122 (50.83%) SQL
3 45 (18.75%) Perl
4 41 (17.08%) JCL
5 38 (15.83%) C++
6 34 (14.17%) C
6 34 (14.17%) C#
7 28 (11.67%) JavaScript
8 26 (10.83%) COBOL
9 12 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 10 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.17%) Scala
10 10 (4.17%) Clojure
11 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.92%) NATURAL
11 7 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.92%) VBScript
12 6 (2.50%) Python
13 5 (2.08%) VB
14 4 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (23.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.08%) ISEB
2 5 (2.08%) Sun Certification
2 5 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.67%) HND
4 3 (1.25%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (1.25%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.25%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) QA
2 8 (3.33%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.08%) SLA
4 3 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) Samba
1 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 11 (4.58%) Control-M
3 4 (1.67%) Puppet
4 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.83%) Ansible
4 2 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 122 (50.83%) Oracle
2 110 (45.83%) IBM
3 44 (18.33%) TIBCO
4 32 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 23 (9.58%) Microsoft
6 19 (7.92%) HP
7 17 (7.08%) Red Hat
8 12 (5.00%) Pega
9 11 (4.58%) Sybase
10 10 (4.17%) Terracotta
11 9 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (2.08%) Informatica
12 5 (2.08%) Sun
13 4 (1.67%) NetApp
13 4 (1.67%) Charles River
13 4 (1.67%) VMware
13 4 (1.67%) Fiserv
14 3 (1.25%) Wall Street Systems
14 3 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (1.25%) Interwoven
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 - 46k & an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, UK
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £90000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago