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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 704 710 642
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -68
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 163 154 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.72% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 103 125 145
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,400 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.19%
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
22165 21274 22279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.15% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18903 17652 19525
Average salary £43,500 £42,850 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% +0.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -15 96 £65,000 - 2
East of England +17 50 £75,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -11 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Yorkshire -24 5 - -
South West - 3 - -
North East - 2 £42,500 - 1
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 204 (75.84%) Java
2 159 (59.11%) Oracle
3 137 (50.93%) Finance
4 135 (50.19%) SQL
5 134 (49.81%) WebSphere
6 132 (49.07%) IBM
7 121 (44.98%) Middleware
8 95 (35.32%) DB2
9 94 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (33.83%) Linux
11 89 (33.09%) J2EE
12 87 (32.34%) WebSphere Application Server
13 85 (31.60%) UNIX
14 81 (30.11%) XML
15 77 (28.62%) JMS
16 76 (28.25%) TIBCO
17 74 (27.51%) E-Commerce
17 74 (27.51%) Retail
18 72 (26.77%) HTTP
19 71 (26.39%) Banking
20 69 (25.65%) FTP
21 66 (24.54%) JDBC
22 63 (23.42%) Tomcat
23 61 (22.68%) Solaris
24 60 (22.30%) Perl
25 58 (21.56%) SQL Server
26 55 (20.45%) Relational Database
27 54 (20.07%) IBM HTTP Server
28 53 (19.70%) Problem Management
29 52 (19.33%) Software Engineering

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 134 (49.81%) WebSphere
2 87 (32.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 63 (23.42%) Tomcat
4 54 (20.07%) IBM HTTP Server
5 42 (15.61%) IIS
6 40 (14.87%) WebLogic
7 16 (5.95%) CICS
8 14 (5.20%) JBoss
9 8 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (2.23%) Apache
11 5 (1.86%) Documentum
11 5 (1.86%) FileNet
11 5 (1.86%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 1 (0.37%) GemFire
14 1 (0.37%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 39 (14.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.49%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.12%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 72 (26.77%) HTTP
2 69 (25.65%) FTP
3 26 (9.67%) Internet
4 20 (7.43%) SSL
5 18 (6.69%) TCP/IP
6 17 (6.32%) Network Security
7 10 (3.72%) AMQP
7 10 (3.72%) Multicast
8 7 (2.60%) Firewall
8 7 (2.60%) LDAP
9 6 (2.23%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.86%) IPsec
10 5 (1.86%) VPN
11 4 (1.49%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.49%) NAS
11 4 (1.49%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.74%) SSH
13 1 (0.37%) Wireless
13 1 (0.37%) DNS
13 1 (0.37%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (35.32%) DB2
2 58 (21.56%) SQL Server
3 55 (20.45%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.06%) Oracle Database
5 17 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 14 (5.20%) MySQL
7 12 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.72%) DbVisualizer
9 8 (2.97%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.49%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.49%) Star Schema
11 4 (1.49%) Big Data
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.74%) Adabas
12 2 (0.74%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 20 (7.43%) Ant
2 15 (5.58%) JUnit
3 11 (4.09%) Subversion
4 10 (3.72%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (3.72%) LoadRunner
4 10 (3.72%) Maven
5 9 (3.35%) JIRA
6 8 (2.97%) Log4j
6 8 (2.97%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.97%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.60%) Selenium
7 7 (2.60%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.49%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.49%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.37%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
General
1 137 (50.93%) Finance
2 74 (27.51%) Retail
3 71 (26.39%) Banking
4 35 (13.01%) Investment Banking
5 29 (10.78%) Telecoms
6 26 (9.67%) Manufacturing
7 17 (6.32%) Marketing
8 8 (2.97%) Back Office
9 5 (1.86%) Games
10 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Legal
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (40.89%) Developer
2 68 (25.28%) Analyst
3 66 (24.54%) Java Developer
4 56 (20.82%) Support Analyst
5 40 (14.87%) Senior Developer
6 38 (14.13%) Architect
7 26 (9.67%) Operations Analyst
7 26 (9.67%) Operations Support Analyst
8 23 (8.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (6.69%) .NET Developer
10 17 (6.32%) Middleware Developer
11 16 (5.95%) Web Support Analyst
11 16 (5.95%) Programmer
11 16 (5.95%) Web Analyst
12 15 (5.58%) Applications Support
13 13 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (4.83%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
15 11 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
16 10 (3.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (44.98%) Middleware
2 89 (33.09%) J2EE
3 81 (30.11%) XML
4 77 (28.62%) JMS
5 66 (24.54%) JDBC
6 47 (17.47%) .NET
6 47 (17.47%) Web Services
6 47 (17.47%) Spring
7 34 (12.64%) HTML
8 29 (10.78%) .NET Framework
9 27 (10.04%) WebSphere MQ
10 24 (8.92%) Java EE
11 23 (8.55%) jQuery
12 22 (8.18%) RESTful
13 20 (7.43%) XSLT
14 19 (7.06%) CSS
14 19 (7.06%) Application Packaging
15 16 (5.95%) SOAP
16 14 (5.20%) XSD
16 14 (5.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.22%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.78%) Open Source
3 25 (9.29%) PKI
4 23 (8.55%) Management Information System
5 20 (7.43%) Mainframe
6 17 (6.32%) SWIFT
6 17 (6.32%) Computer Science
7 16 (5.95%) Derivative
8 11 (4.09%) IBM Mainframe
9 10 (3.72%) Online Banking
10 8 (2.97%) Web 2.0
11 7 (2.60%) Fixed Income
12 6 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.86%) Clustering
14 4 (1.49%) Data Integration
14 4 (1.49%) Hedge funds
15 3 (1.12%) Spread Betting
16 2 (0.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 2 (0.74%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 91 (33.83%) Linux
2 85 (31.60%) UNIX
3 61 (22.68%) Solaris
4 48 (17.84%) Windows
5 42 (15.61%) AIX
6 13 (4.83%) HPUX
7 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.51%) E-Commerce
3 53 (19.70%) Problem Management
4 52 (19.33%) Software Engineering
5 46 (17.10%) Waterfall
6 40 (14.87%) ITIL
7 36 (13.38%) Project Management
7 36 (13.38%) Technical Architecture
8 35 (13.01%) Risk Management
9 32 (11.90%) TDD
10 27 (10.04%) SOA
11 25 (9.29%) Regression Testing
12 24 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (8.18%) Mentoring
13 22 (8.18%) MVC
14 19 (7.06%) Low Latency
15 18 (6.69%) UML
15 18 (6.69%) Automated Testing
16 16 (5.95%) Multithreading
16 16 (5.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 204 (75.84%) Java
2 135 (50.19%) SQL
3 60 (22.30%) Perl
4 52 (19.33%) Bash Shell
5 40 (14.87%) C
5 40 (14.87%) C#
5 40 (14.87%) C++
6 38 (14.13%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.72%) Assembly Language
9 9 (3.35%) XPath
10 6 (2.23%) Python
11 5 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.12%) Clojure
13 2 (0.74%) NATURAL
13 2 (0.74%) JCL
14 1 (0.37%) REXX
14 1 (0.37%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.61%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (3.72%) ISEB
3 8 (2.97%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.49%) HND
6 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.09%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.49%) Samba
1 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) KVM
2 2 (0.74%) RHEV
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Control-M
2 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.74%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.74%) yum
4 1 (0.37%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.37%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 159 (59.11%) Oracle
2 132 (49.07%) IBM
3 76 (28.25%) TIBCO
4 46 (17.10%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.46%) Sybase
5 12 (4.46%) HP
6 9 (3.35%) Sun
7 8 (2.97%) Interwoven
8 7 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.60%) Pega
9 6 (2.23%) Talend
10 5 (1.86%) VMware
11 4 (1.49%) Terracotta
11 4 (1.49%) F5
11 4 (1.49%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.49%) BMC
11 4 (1.49%) Informatica
11 4 (1.49%) NetApp
12 3 (1.12%) Misys
13 2 (0.74%) EMC
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits on offer + more
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago