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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 769 741 642
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -99
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 106 96 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.096% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.48% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 150
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+53.12% -20.00%
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
22162 20178 22978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.79% 20.26% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18251 17271 19784
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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
(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 +2 77 £60,000 -7.69% 9
East of England -5 24 £80,000 +102.53% 3
South East -42 3 £50,000 +34.22%
North West - 2 £47,750 - 1
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 189 (68.98%) Java
2 179 (65.33%) Oracle
3 164 (59.85%) Finance
4 137 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 130 (47.45%) SQL
6 114 (41.61%) IBM
7 106 (38.69%) Middleware
8 105 (38.32%) Banking
9 94 (34.31%) SQL Server
9 94 (34.31%) DB2
10 93 (33.94%) TIBCO
11 89 (32.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 88 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (29.93%) J2EE
14 81 (29.56%) Relational Database
15 79 (28.83%) JMS
16 78 (28.47%) XML
17 76 (27.74%) Linux
18 75 (27.37%) JDBC
19 74 (27.01%) UNIX
20 60 (21.90%) Solaris
21 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
22 56 (20.44%) E-Commerce
22 56 (20.44%) Windows
22 56 (20.44%) Software Engineering
23 52 (18.98%) Retail
24 51 (18.61%) Investment Banking
25 50 (18.25%) HTTP
26 49 (17.88%) Enterprise Software
27 48 (17.52%) .NET

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 137 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 89 (32.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 46 (16.79%) WebLogic
3 46 (16.79%) Tomcat
4 42 (15.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 40 (14.60%) IIS
6 9 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.82%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 5 (1.82%) AquaLogic
8 5 (1.82%) PegaRULES
9 3 (1.09%) CICS
10 2 (0.73%) Apache
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.36%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 38 (13.87%) MS Office
2 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Tridion
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.09%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.36%) Global One
3 1 (0.36%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 50 (18.25%) HTTP
2 46 (16.79%) FTP
3 12 (4.38%) Internet
4 9 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.55%) Firewall
5 7 (2.55%) AMQP
6 6 (2.19%) SSL
7 5 (1.82%) DNS
8 4 (1.46%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.46%) SAN
8 4 (1.46%) Multicast
8 4 (1.46%) Network Security
8 4 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.36%) SSH
10 1 (0.36%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (34.31%) SQL Server
1 94 (34.31%) DB2
2 81 (29.56%) Relational Database
3 41 (14.96%) RDBMS
4 19 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.84%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.01%) MySQL
7 7 (2.55%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.55%) Big Data
8 6 (2.19%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.46%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.46%) NonStop SQL
9 4 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.09%) DbVisualizer
10 3 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.09%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.38%) JUnit
3 8 (2.92%) Subversion
4 7 (2.55%) Ant
4 7 (2.55%) Log4j
5 6 (2.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.46%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.73%) Maven
8 2 (0.73%) JIRA
9 1 (0.36%) Selenium
9 1 (0.36%) Gradle
9 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 164 (59.85%) Finance
2 105 (38.32%) Banking
3 52 (18.98%) Retail
4 51 (18.61%) Investment Banking
5 47 (17.15%) Telecoms
6 43 (15.69%) Manufacturing
7 15 (5.47%) Marketing
8 13 (4.74%) Advertising
9 8 (2.92%) Back Office
10 5 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.09%) Front Office
12 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.36%) Legal
12 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (46.35%) Developer
2 66 (24.09%) Java Developer
3 59 (21.53%) Analyst
4 46 (16.79%) Architect
4 46 (16.79%) Support Analyst
5 41 (14.96%) Senior Developer
6 33 (12.04%) Operations Analyst
6 33 (12.04%) Operations Support Analyst
7 25 (9.12%) .NET Developer
8 24 (8.76%) Senior Architect
9 23 (8.39%) C# Developer
10 22 (8.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 21 (7.66%) Programmer
12 20 (7.30%) Java Programmer
13 15 (5.47%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (4.74%) Junior Analyst
14 13 (4.74%) Junior
14 13 (4.74%) Junior Support Analyst
15 11 (4.01%) SQL Developer
16 10 (3.65%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (38.69%) Middleware
2 82 (29.93%) J2EE
3 79 (28.83%) JMS
4 78 (28.47%) XML
5 75 (27.37%) JDBC
6 48 (17.52%) .NET
7 32 (11.68%) .NET Framework
8 30 (10.95%) Java EE
9 29 (10.58%) HTML
10 24 (8.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 23 (8.39%) Spring
11 23 (8.39%) WPF
12 22 (8.03%) Web Services
13 20 (7.30%) CSS
14 19 (6.93%) WinForms
14 19 (6.93%) HTML5
14 19 (6.93%) CSS3
15 12 (4.38%) SOAP
15 12 (4.38%) XML Schema
15 12 (4.38%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.88%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (10.95%) Open Source
4 28 (10.22%) PKI
5 21 (7.66%) SWIFT
6 15 (5.47%) Derivative
6 15 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (4.01%) Mainframe
8 10 (3.65%) Kindle
9 8 (2.92%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.55%) Clustering
10 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.19%) Web 2.0
11 6 (2.19%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.82%) iPad
13 4 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.46%) Tandem
14 3 (1.09%) AS400
14 3 (1.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 76 (27.74%) Linux
2 74 (27.01%) UNIX
3 60 (21.90%) Solaris
4 56 (20.44%) Windows
5 39 (14.23%) AIX
6 13 (4.74%) HPUX
7 7 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.46%) SUSE
9 3 (1.09%) Debian
10 1 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (20.44%) E-Commerce
2 56 (20.44%) Software Engineering
3 46 (16.79%) Project Management
4 44 (16.06%) Risk Management
5 43 (15.69%) Waterfall
6 41 (14.96%) Technical Architecture
7 34 (12.41%) TDD
8 30 (10.95%) Problem Management
9 29 (10.58%) SOA
9 29 (10.58%) ERP
10 26 (9.49%) Scrum
11 22 (8.03%) ITIL
12 21 (7.66%) Service Delivery
13 20 (7.30%) Security Architecture
13 20 (7.30%) MVVM
14 19 (6.93%) Data Modelling
15 16 (5.84%) Low Latency
16 15 (5.47%) OO
17 12 (4.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 189 (68.98%) Java
2 130 (47.45%) SQL
3 45 (16.42%) C++
4 43 (15.69%) C
4 43 (15.69%) C#
5 36 (13.14%) Perl
6 35 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 17 (6.20%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.74%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.55%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.19%) PL/1
10 6 (2.19%) JCL
10 6 (2.19%) COBOL
10 6 (2.19%) XPath
11 2 (0.73%) Clojure
11 2 (0.73%) RPG
11 2 (0.73%) Ruby
11 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) Python
12 1 (0.36%) REXX
Qualifications
1 26 (9.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.12%) ISO 9001
1 25 (9.12%) ISO 8583
2 5 (1.82%) QA
3 4 (1.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.46%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (1.46%) RHEV
2 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) KVM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.09%) Control-M
3 2 (0.73%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) YUM
4 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 179 (65.33%) Oracle
2 114 (41.61%) IBM
3 93 (33.94%) TIBCO
4 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.47%) webMethods
6 12 (4.38%) HP
6 12 (4.38%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.01%) Sybase
8 8 (2.92%) Informatica
9 6 (2.19%) Interwoven
9 6 (2.19%) JBoss
9 6 (2.19%) ATG
9 6 (2.19%) Blue Martini
9 6 (2.19%) Pega
9 6 (2.19%) Elastic Path
10 5 (1.82%) Sun
11 4 (1.46%) Cisco
12 3 (1.09%) BMC
12 3 (1.09%) F5
12 3 (1.09%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension, 25 Days Holiday + more
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 70,000 with a bonus scheme up to 25%
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 5% bens
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago