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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £39,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -20.50%
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
132 138 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.61% 24.30% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 106 123 70
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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

MQSeries
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IMS/DB
1 2 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IMS/DB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CA