The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 63 53
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.65% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -28.75%
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
88 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.18% 21.86% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 94 79
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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