The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 89 65
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.55% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.21% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -27.27%
MQSeries
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
194 187 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.95% 17.02% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 172 141
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Kent