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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank - 411 417
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.37% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 18
Average salary - £34,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.19%
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
4585 4268 4897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.28% 20.15% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 3506 4317
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) REXX
3 1 (33.33%) Control-M
3 1 (33.33%) Easytrieve
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) webMethods
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Easytrieve
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) REXX
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Syncsort
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle