The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.58% 2.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.82% 9.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
MQSeries
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
39 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.10% 23.50% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 40
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £22,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Halifax region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Halifax

MQSeries
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) CICS
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (100.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) CICS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM