The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 240 247 251
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.049% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +4.34%
MQSeries
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1282 1465 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.76% 20.72% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1227 1228
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in the North West

MQSeries
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Lancashire -6 3 £40,000 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Java SE
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Java SE
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (100.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (100.00%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun