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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 238 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 4 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.066% 0.36% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 1.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 0
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -18.09%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1084 1080 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.81% 20.46% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 886 889 815
Median salary £39,750 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwickshire -10 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Birmingham -14 2 £52,500 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) BEA
3 3 (60.00%) CICS
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) EAI
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) B2B

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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (20.00%) BAPI
5 1 (20.00%) EDI
5 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Pascal
3 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) BEA
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO