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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 142 103 120
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +17
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 10 49 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 1.92% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 7.45% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 4
Average salary £75,000 £76,250 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +42.52%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +12.14%
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
565 658 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.57% 25.79% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 430 552 412
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 7 July 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
Watford -13 10 £75,000 -
MQSeries
East of England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 24 (88.89%) DB2
3 23 (85.19%) XML
4 22 (81.48%) WebSphere
5 20 (74.07%) UNIX
5 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
5 20 (74.07%) SQL
6 18 (66.67%) J2EE
7 17 (62.96%) Retail
8 16 (59.26%) HTML
8 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
8 16 (59.26%) HP
9 14 (51.85%) Oracle
10 13 (48.15%) Flash
10 13 (48.15%) HP UFT
10 13 (48.15%) LoadRunner
10 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
10 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
10 13 (48.15%) System Testing
10 13 (48.15%) DbVisualizer
10 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
11 10 (37.04%) Spring
11 10 (37.04%) JMS
11 10 (37.04%) Web Services
12 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (33.33%) Open Source
13 7 (25.93%) RESTful
13 7 (25.93%) Application Packaging

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) WebSphere
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
3 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Drupal
5 2 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) SSL
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) DB2
2 13 (48.15%) DbVisualizer
3 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
5 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) HP UFT
1 13 (48.15%) LoadRunner
2 5 (18.52%) Ant
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.11%) Log4j
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (62.96%) Retail
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Tester
2 9 (33.33%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) XML
2 18 (66.67%) J2EE
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) Flash
5 10 (37.04%) JMS
5 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 7 (25.93%) Application Packaging
6 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 6 (22.22%) Middleware
8 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) XMLBeans
8 3 (11.11%) Ajax
8 3 (11.11%) JSON
8 3 (11.11%) XSLT
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) Servlets
8 3 (11.11%) SOAP
8 3 (11.11%) Struts
8 3 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) PKI
3 6 (22.22%) SWIFT
4 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (11.11%) Web 2.0
7 1 (3.70%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) AIX
5 3 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
2 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
2 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
2 13 (48.15%) System Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Jython
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO 8583
2 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (59.26%) HP
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) TIBCO
5 3 (11.11%) Interwoven
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) hybris