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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 745 751 647
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -104
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 126 166 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 0.70% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 133 190
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +4.34%
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
20704 23551 21495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.03% 21.32% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17394 19816 18426
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +61 74 £57,500 -8.00% 8
West Midlands - 19 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire -3 7 £34,000 -9.33%
East of England -21 7 £75,000 +3.44% 1
South West -6 6 £61,250 -12.50% 1
North East -1 5 - - 1
South East -2 5 £42,500 -34.61%
North West +15 3 £40,000 -36.00%
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 208 (83.53%) Java
2 132 (53.01%) SQL
3 129 (51.81%) Oracle
4 118 (47.39%) IBM
5 112 (44.98%) Finance
6 111 (44.58%) WebSphere
7 101 (40.56%) UNIX
8 97 (38.96%) JMS
9 93 (37.35%) DB2
9 93 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (36.95%) J2EE
11 82 (32.93%) XML
12 78 (31.33%) Linux
13 74 (29.72%) Web Services
14 73 (29.32%) Middleware
15 67 (26.91%) WebSphere Application Server
16 62 (24.90%) Spring
17 57 (22.89%) Software Engineering
18 56 (22.49%) Degree
19 55 (22.09%) Banking
20 52 (20.88%) TIBCO
20 52 (20.88%) Solaris
21 49 (19.68%) WebSphere MQ
21 49 (19.68%) JDBC
22 48 (19.28%) AIX
22 48 (19.28%) SOA
23 47 (18.88%) Perl
24 46 (18.47%) Mainframe
25 41 (16.47%) CICS
25 41 (16.47%) Relational Database

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 111 (44.58%) WebSphere
2 67 (26.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 41 (16.47%) CICS
4 35 (14.06%) Tomcat
5 26 (10.44%) WebLogic
6 17 (6.83%) JBoss
7 15 (6.02%) IBM HTTP Server
8 14 (5.62%) IIS
8 14 (5.62%) Apache Spark
9 12 (4.82%) Documentum
9 12 (4.82%) FileNet
10 8 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (2.81%) Apache
12 6 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.80%) Drupal
13 2 (0.80%) Liferay
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 15 (6.02%) MS Office
2 5 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.42%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.61%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.20%) Summit
4 2 (0.80%) Magento
5 1 (0.40%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.24%) FTP
2 21 (8.43%) HTTP
2 21 (8.43%) AMQP
3 11 (4.42%) SSL
4 9 (3.61%) Internet
5 3 (1.20%) LDAP
6 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.80%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.80%) Firewall
7 1 (0.40%) ATM
7 1 (0.40%) SNMP
7 1 (0.40%) SAN
7 1 (0.40%) DSL
7 1 (0.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.40%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (37.35%) DB2
2 41 (16.47%) Relational Database
3 39 (15.66%) SQL Server
4 22 (8.84%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.02%) DbVisualizer
6 14 (5.62%) Big Data
6 14 (5.62%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.61%) Adabas
8 8 (3.21%) MySQL
9 7 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.41%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.20%) NonStop SQL
12 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.80%) Easytrieve
12 2 (0.80%) IMS/DB
12 2 (0.80%) Data Mart
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (7.63%) Subversion
2 15 (6.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (6.02%) LoadRunner
3 13 (5.22%) Ant
4 11 (4.42%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.02%) JUnit
6 7 (2.81%) Maven
7 6 (2.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.01%) JIRA
9 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.61%) Log4j
10 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.80%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.80%) XPEDITER
11 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 112 (44.98%) Finance
2 55 (22.09%) Banking
3 37 (14.86%) Retail
4 16 (6.43%) Marketing
5 14 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.62%) Investment Banking
6 13 (5.22%) Financial Institution
6 13 (5.22%) Back Office
7 8 (3.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.20%) Front Office
9 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (42.97%) Developer
2 76 (30.52%) Java Developer
3 36 (14.46%) Architect
4 35 (14.06%) Analyst
5 31 (12.45%) Consultant
5 31 (12.45%) Technical Consultant
6 26 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 23 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (9.24%) Support Analyst
7 23 (9.24%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (7.23%) .NET Developer
9 16 (6.43%) Applications Support
10 15 (6.02%) Tester
11 14 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (3.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 8 (3.21%) Programmer
14 7 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support
14 7 (2.81%) Operations Analyst
14 7 (2.81%) Middleware Developer
14 7 (2.81%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.96%) JMS
2 92 (36.95%) J2EE
3 82 (32.93%) XML
4 74 (29.72%) Web Services
5 73 (29.32%) Middleware
6 62 (24.90%) Spring
7 49 (19.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 49 (19.68%) JDBC
8 37 (14.86%) .NET
9 36 (14.46%) Java EE
10 29 (11.65%) .NET Framework
11 28 (11.24%) HTML
11 28 (11.24%) ISPF
12 21 (8.43%) XSLT
13 20 (8.03%) RESTful
14 19 (7.63%) XSD
15 18 (7.23%) REST
15 18 (7.23%) JSON
16 15 (6.02%) Flash
16 15 (6.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.47%) Mainframe
2 28 (11.24%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (6.83%) Management Information System
6 15 (6.02%) PKI
7 12 (4.82%) SWIFT
8 11 (4.42%) Derivative
9 10 (4.02%) Equities
10 7 (2.81%) Credit Risk
11 6 (2.41%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.41%) N-Tier
11 6 (2.41%) Fixed Income
12 5 (2.01%) Online Banking
13 4 (1.61%) Web 2.0
14 3 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 3 (1.20%) Credit Derivative
14 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.80%) Social Media
15 2 (0.80%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 101 (40.56%) UNIX
2 78 (31.33%) Linux
3 52 (20.88%) Solaris
4 48 (19.28%) AIX
5 31 (12.45%) Windows
6 28 (11.24%) MVS
7 9 (3.61%) zOS
8 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) HPUX
9 1 (0.40%) SUSE
9 1 (0.40%) OS/390
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.89%) Software Engineering
3 48 (19.28%) SOA
4 37 (14.86%) E-Commerce
5 35 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
6 34 (13.65%) Waterfall
7 33 (13.25%) SDLC
8 28 (11.24%) Low Latency
9 27 (10.84%) Project Management
10 25 (10.04%) TDD
11 24 (9.64%) ETL
11 24 (9.64%) Automated Testing
12 21 (8.43%) Risk Management
13 20 (8.03%) Open Source
14 17 (6.83%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (6.83%) Multithreading
15 15 (6.02%) System Testing
15 15 (6.02%) Project Planning
15 15 (6.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (83.53%) Java
2 132 (53.01%) SQL
3 47 (18.88%) Perl
4 37 (14.86%) JCL
5 31 (12.45%) C++
6 30 (12.05%) C#
7 29 (11.65%) JavaScript
8 25 (10.04%) C
9 22 (8.84%) COBOL
10 16 (6.43%) Bash Shell
11 14 (5.62%) PL/SQL
12 12 (4.82%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.61%) NATURAL
14 7 (2.81%) Clojure
14 7 (2.81%) Scala
15 6 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.41%) VBScript
16 5 (2.01%) VB
17 4 (1.61%) XPath
18 2 (0.80%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 56 (22.49%) Degree
2 9 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (3.61%) ISEB
3 6 (2.41%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.20%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (1.20%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.20%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.21%) ISO 8583
2 7 (2.81%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (11.24%) Tivoli
2 8 (3.21%) Control-M
3 4 (1.61%) Puppet
4 2 (0.80%) Ansible
4 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.40%) OpenView
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 129 (51.81%) Oracle
2 118 (47.39%) IBM
3 52 (20.88%) TIBCO
4 28 (11.24%) Business Objects
4 28 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 20 (8.03%) HP
6 18 (7.23%) Pega
7 14 (5.62%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.82%) Sybase
9 9 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.81%) Terracotta
11 6 (2.41%) Sun
12 4 (1.61%) Interwoven
13 3 (1.20%) Misys
13 3 (1.20%) IONA
13 3 (1.20%) Wall Street Systems
13 3 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (1.20%) F5
14 2 (0.80%) Syncsort
14 2 (0.80%) hybris
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