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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 861 832 810
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -22
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 61 101 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 137
Median salary £58,300 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
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
19885 21691 23699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.72% 21.04% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17188 18125 19730
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £68,500
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 6 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 6 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 +2 43 £65,000 +13.04% 4
East of England +28 7 £58,250 -31.47% 1
West Midlands -26 4 £50,000 -4.76%
South West -8 3 - - 1
Midlands - 3 £52,000 -
South East +25 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 79 (52.67%) IBM
2 73 (48.67%) WebSphere
3 71 (47.33%) Java
4 65 (43.33%) SQL
5 57 (38.00%) Finance
6 52 (34.67%) XML
6 52 (34.67%) Middleware
7 45 (30.00%) Banking
8 38 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (24.00%) SOA
9 36 (24.00%) JMS
9 36 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (23.33%) Linux
11 33 (22.00%) Unix
11 33 (22.00%) Degree
12 31 (20.67%) Relational Database
12 31 (20.67%) RPG
13 29 (19.33%) Oracle
13 29 (19.33%) TDD
13 29 (19.33%) SDLC
14 28 (18.67%) Performance Analysis
14 28 (18.67%) iSeries
14 28 (18.67%) OS/400
15 26 (17.33%) .NET
15 26 (17.33%) J2EE
15 26 (17.33%) AS400
16 25 (16.67%) WebLogic
16 25 (16.67%) ITIL
16 25 (16.67%) Mainframe
17 24 (16.00%) SQL Server

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 73 (48.67%) WebSphere
2 25 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 23 (15.33%) Tomcat
4 15 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (9.33%) CICS
6 12 (8.00%) Apache
7 10 (6.67%) JBoss
8 9 (6.00%) FileNet
9 4 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.67%) CMS
10 3 (2.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 2 (1.33%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.33%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.67%) MQSI
12 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (10.00%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.00%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (2.00%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.33%) Salerio
4 1 (0.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.00%) AMQP
2 14 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.33%) PuTTY
4 4 (2.67%) FTP
4 4 (2.67%) Internet
4 4 (2.67%) LDAP
5 3 (2.00%) Firewall
5 3 (2.00%) HTTP
5 3 (2.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.00%) IPsec
5 3 (2.00%) NAS
5 3 (2.00%) Network Security
5 3 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.67%) SMS
6 1 (0.67%) SSH
6 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.67%) Relational Database
2 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (14.67%) DB2
4 8 (5.33%) Big Data
4 8 (5.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.00%) OLTP
7 4 (2.67%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.67%) MySQL
7 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.00%) DbVisualizer
9 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.33%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.33%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.33%) Riak
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Subversion
2 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.33%) JUnit
4 7 (4.67%) Ant
4 7 (4.67%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.33%) JIRA
6 5 (3.33%) Maven
7 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.67%) Log4j
7 4 (2.67%) Mockito
8 3 (2.00%) EasyMock
8 3 (2.00%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.00%) Gradle
8 3 (2.00%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.00%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.00%) Liquibase
8 3 (2.00%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.33%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 57 (38.00%) Finance
2 45 (30.00%) Banking
3 17 (11.33%) Investment Banking
4 16 (10.67%) Retail
5 6 (4.00%) Back Office
5 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.33%) Developer
2 28 (18.67%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.67%) Analyst
4 22 (14.67%) Consultant
5 15 (10.00%) Architect
6 13 (8.67%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (8.67%) Test Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 12 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Test Leader
9 9 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
10 8 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.33%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.33%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (34.67%) Middleware
1 52 (34.67%) XML
2 36 (24.00%) JMS
3 26 (17.33%) .NET
3 26 (17.33%) J2EE
4 24 (16.00%) JDBC
5 21 (14.00%) .NET Framework
5 21 (14.00%) Spring
6 19 (12.67%) REST
6 19 (12.67%) Web Services
7 15 (10.00%) HTML
7 15 (10.00%) SOAP
8 14 (9.33%) Java EE
8 14 (9.33%) JMX
9 13 (8.67%) XSD
10 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (8.00%) WSDL
11 11 (7.33%) Struts
12 10 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (18.67%) iSeries
3 26 (17.33%) AS400
4 25 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 15 (10.00%) DataPower
6 10 (6.67%) Derivative
7 9 (6.00%) Equities
7 9 (6.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (3.33%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.67%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.00%) Fintech
10 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.00%) PKI
11 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.33%) Replication
11 2 (1.33%) VSAM
12 1 (0.67%) Clustering
12 1 (0.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.33%) Linux
2 33 (22.00%) Unix
3 28 (18.67%) OS/400
4 18 (12.00%) Windows
5 12 (8.00%) AIX
6 6 (4.00%) Solaris
7 4 (2.67%) HPUX
8 2 (1.33%) zOS
9 1 (0.67%) Debian
9 1 (0.67%) SUSE
9 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.00%) SOA
3 29 (19.33%) SDLC
3 29 (19.33%) TDD
4 28 (18.67%) Performance Analysis
5 25 (16.67%) ITIL
6 20 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 20 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 20 (13.33%) Test Management
7 19 (12.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (12.00%) Regression Testing
8 18 (12.00%) System Testing
9 17 (11.33%) High Availability
10 15 (10.00%) Asset Management
10 15 (10.00%) Data Management
10 15 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 15 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 15 (10.00%) UML
11 13 (8.67%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.33%) Java
2 65 (43.33%) SQL
3 31 (20.67%) RPG
4 17 (11.33%) C#
5 15 (10.00%) Clojure
6 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.67%) Scala
8 6 (4.00%) C++
8 6 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.33%) C
10 4 (2.67%) Perl
10 4 (2.67%) XPath
11 3 (2.00%) JCL
11 3 (2.00%) Python
11 3 (2.00%) RPG IV
12 2 (1.33%) COBOL
12 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.33%) VBA
13 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (22.00%) Degree
2 21 (14.00%) ISEB
3 12 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (6.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.67%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.33%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.67%) Samba
2 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.67%) NFS
4 1 (0.67%) Snort
4 1 (0.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.33%) Control-M
3 3 (2.00%) Nagios
4 2 (1.33%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 79 (52.67%) IBM
2 29 (19.33%) Oracle
3 23 (15.33%) HP
4 20 (13.33%) Green Hat
5 18 (12.00%) webMethods
6 16 (10.67%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.00%) Pega
7 9 (6.00%) Sybase
8 8 (5.33%) Terracotta
8 8 (5.33%) TIBCO
9 6 (4.00%) Intel
10 5 (3.33%) Remedy
11 4 (2.67%) ATG
11 4 (2.67%) Blue Martini
11 4 (2.67%) Elastic Path
11 4 (2.67%) Interwoven
11 4 (2.67%) Sun
12 3 (2.00%) BEA
12 3 (2.00%) Calypso
12 3 (2.00%) NetApp
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