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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 788 788 754
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 87 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 59 77 87
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £68,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +71.87%
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
20829 22441 20276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.15% 20.92% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17504 18447 17338
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -10 52 £62,500 - 6
South West - 12 £62,500 -
East of England -8 10 £86,500 +8.12% 1
South East +14 5 £52,500 -12.50%
West Midlands - 5 £50,000 -
North West +9 2 £60,000 +25.65% 3
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 162 (76.06%) Java
2 99 (46.48%) Oracle
3 93 (43.66%) SQL
4 87 (40.85%) IBM
5 85 (39.91%) Finance
6 81 (38.03%) J2EE
7 79 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (35.68%) UNIX
9 75 (35.21%) Middleware
9 75 (35.21%) WebSphere
10 70 (32.86%) JMS
11 66 (30.99%) Linux
12 64 (30.05%) Banking
13 63 (29.58%) Software Engineering
14 61 (28.64%) Web Services
15 58 (27.23%) DB2
16 51 (23.94%) XML
16 51 (23.94%) Spring
17 50 (23.47%) WebSphere MQ
18 49 (23.00%) SQL Server
19 48 (22.54%) SOA
20 45 (21.13%) TIBCO
21 44 (20.66%) Java EE
22 42 (19.72%) C++
23 40 (18.78%) C#
24 39 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
24 39 (18.31%) Solaris
25 38 (17.84%) C
26 37 (17.37%) AIX
27 35 (16.43%) JCL

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 75 (35.21%) WebSphere
2 39 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 34 (15.96%) CICS
4 31 (14.55%) Tomcat
5 18 (8.45%) WebLogic
6 13 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (5.16%) JBoss
7 11 (5.16%) Apache
7 11 (5.16%) Apache Spark
8 10 (4.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.41%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.41%) Drupal
10 2 (0.94%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.94%) Mule
10 2 (0.94%) FileNet
10 2 (0.94%) CMS
10 2 (0.94%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.47%) Global PAYplus
2 1 (0.47%) Staffware
2 1 (0.47%) Summit
2 1 (0.47%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.47%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.88%) SaaS
2 3 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.86%) AMQP
2 14 (6.57%) HTTP
3 11 (5.16%) Internet
4 5 (2.35%) FTP
4 5 (2.35%) Firewall
4 5 (2.35%) Network Security
4 5 (2.35%) LDAP
4 5 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.88%) VPN
5 4 (1.88%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.88%) NAS
5 4 (1.88%) IPsec
6 2 (0.94%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) DSL
7 1 (0.47%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.23%) DB2
2 49 (23.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (12.68%) BusinessObjects
4 23 (10.80%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.57%) MySQL
5 14 (6.57%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.16%) Big Data
6 11 (5.16%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.23%) DbVisualizer
8 7 (3.29%) Adabas
8 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.94%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Subversion
2 14 (6.57%) JUnit
3 9 (4.23%) HP UFT
3 9 (4.23%) LoadRunner
4 8 (3.76%) Maven
4 8 (3.76%) Ant
5 7 (3.29%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.29%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.29%) Log4j
6 3 (1.41%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.41%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.41%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.94%) Mockito
7 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.94%) JIRA
7 2 (0.94%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.47%) Hudson
General
1 85 (39.91%) Finance
2 64 (30.05%) Banking
3 27 (12.68%) Retail
3 27 (12.68%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.10%) Back Office
5 9 (4.23%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.76%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.82%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.82%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.82%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.41%) Front Office
9 2 (0.94%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.47%) Automotive
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (54.46%) Developer
2 75 (35.21%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 28 (13.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (12.68%) Consultant
5 27 (12.68%) Technical Consultant
6 25 (11.74%) .NET Developer
6 25 (11.74%) Analyst
7 16 (7.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 15 (7.04%) Architect
9 11 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.16%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.69%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.23%) Tester
11 9 (4.23%) Programmer
11 9 (4.23%) Middleware Developer
12 7 (3.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (2.82%) COBOL Analyst
13 6 (2.82%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (2.82%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (38.03%) J2EE
2 75 (35.21%) Middleware
3 70 (32.86%) JMS
4 61 (28.64%) Web Services
5 51 (23.94%) XML
5 51 (23.94%) Spring
6 50 (23.47%) WebSphere MQ
7 44 (20.66%) Java EE
8 34 (15.96%) REST
8 34 (15.96%) .NET
9 30 (14.08%) HTML
10 27 (12.68%) JDBC
10 27 (12.68%) ISPF
11 25 (11.74%) .NET Framework
11 25 (11.74%) SOAP
12 21 (9.86%) Hibernate
12 21 (9.86%) JSON
13 20 (9.39%) XSLT
14 18 (8.45%) jQuery
15 15 (7.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.49%) Mainframe
1 33 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.23%) Online Banking
5 8 (3.76%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.29%) SWIFT
6 7 (3.29%) Web 2.0
6 7 (3.29%) Derivative
6 7 (3.29%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.29%) Equities
7 6 (2.82%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.41%) Fedwire
10 2 (0.94%) PKI
11 1 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.47%) VSAM
11 1 (0.47%) W3C
11 1 (0.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 76 (35.68%) UNIX
2 66 (30.99%) Linux
3 39 (18.31%) Solaris
4 37 (17.37%) AIX
5 27 (12.68%) MVS
6 18 (8.45%) Windows
7 12 (5.63%) zOS
8 7 (3.29%) HPUX
9 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.47%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.58%) Software Engineering
3 48 (22.54%) SOA
4 35 (16.43%) Waterfall
5 31 (14.55%) Risk Management
6 25 (11.74%) TDD
6 25 (11.74%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (10.33%) Project Management
8 21 (9.86%) E-Commerce
9 20 (9.39%) Scrum
10 19 (8.92%) MVC
11 18 (8.45%) Multithreading
12 16 (7.51%) SDLC
13 14 (6.57%) Low Latency
14 13 (6.10%) BDD
15 12 (5.63%) ETL
16 9 (4.23%) OOA/OOD
16 9 (4.23%) OO
16 9 (4.23%) Regression Testing
16 9 (4.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (76.06%) Java
2 93 (43.66%) SQL
3 42 (19.72%) C++
4 40 (18.78%) C#
5 38 (17.84%) C
6 35 (16.43%) JCL
7 33 (15.49%) Perl
8 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
9 26 (12.21%) COBOL
10 11 (5.16%) Shell Script
10 11 (5.16%) Scala
11 10 (4.69%) Clojure
12 7 (3.29%) XPath
12 7 (3.29%) NATURAL
12 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.29%) VBScript
13 6 (2.82%) Ruby
14 5 (2.35%) Python
15 4 (1.88%) VB
15 4 (1.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (15.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) HND
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.41%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.41%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (1.41%) OCPJP
3 3 (1.41%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.47%) MCTS
4 1 (0.47%) MCITP
4 1 (0.47%) MCSA
4 1 (0.47%) CCNA
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.29%) QA
2 6 (2.82%) SLA
3 3 (1.41%) ISO 8583
3 3 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) Samba
1 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (12.68%) Tivoli
2 9 (4.23%) Control-M
3 2 (0.94%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (0.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.47%) WSUS
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 99 (46.48%) Oracle
2 87 (40.85%) IBM
3 45 (21.13%) TIBCO
4 20 (9.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (7.98%) Red Hat
6 13 (6.10%) HP
7 10 (4.69%) Terracotta
8 7 (3.29%) Pega
8 7 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.29%) Interwoven
9 6 (2.82%) Sybase
10 5 (2.35%) Informatica
11 4 (1.88%) NetApp
11 4 (1.88%) Charles River
11 4 (1.88%) VMware
11 4 (1.88%) Fiserv
12 3 (1.41%) Wall Street Systems
12 3 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.41%) Lotus
12 3 (1.41%) Adobe
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