The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 444 408 400
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 2 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.045% 0.56% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 30
Average salary £48,750 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.38% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £34,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -24.17%
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4462 4426 4520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.63% 20.49% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3761 3870
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in the South East

MQSeries
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Surrey -7 1 £47,500 -36.66%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JDBC
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
3 11 (84.62%) webMethods
3 11 (84.62%) XML
4 8 (61.54%) SOAP
4 8 (61.54%) WS-I
4 8 (61.54%) XML Schema
5 7 (53.85%) B2B
5 7 (53.85%) EAI
5 7 (53.85%) Advertising
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) OOP
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) RAD
7 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (7.69%) Finance

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Easytrieve
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (53.85%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) JDBC
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) WS-I
3 8 (61.54%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) B2B
2 7 (53.85%) EAI
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) RAD
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) COBOL
3 1 (7.69%) REXX
3 1 (7.69%) JCL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) webMethods
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Pega
3 1 (7.69%) Syncsort