The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.42% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -11.01%
MQSeries
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 99 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.40% 21.02% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 85
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Lancashire