The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 136 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 2.33% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 7.78% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 5
Average salary - £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +62.16%
MQSeries
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
417 604 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.18% 29.93% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 348 451 361
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MQSeries
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Watford -15 3 - -
MQSeries
East of England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
2 9 (90.00%) DB2
2 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) Presales
5 6 (60.00%) SDLC
5 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (60.00%) PKI
5 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
5 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) SSL
5 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
5 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
6 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (50.00%) SWIFT
6 5 (50.00%) ISO20022

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) DB2
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (10.00%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Log4j
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Servlets
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Struts
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) EJB
7 2 (20.00%) JDBC
7 2 (20.00%) JSTL
7 2 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 2 (20.00%) XHTML
7 2 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PKI
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) HPUX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Presales
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 8583
1 5 (50.00%) ISO20022
1 5 (50.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (40.00%) VocaLink
5 3 (30.00%) Interwoven
6 2 (20.00%) ATG
6 2 (20.00%) Blue Martini
6 2 (20.00%) Elastic Path
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
7 1 (10.00%) HP