The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / West Midlands
Rank 208 235 219
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.093% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
643 1078 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.68% 18.28% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 522 867 806
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MQSeries
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 1 £47,500 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM