The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 258 225 219
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.066% 0.035% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.14% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £34,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -49.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £41,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+21.68% -9.78%
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1605 1446 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.22% 25.42% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1134 952
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,479 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MQSeries
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
West Yorkshire -18 5 - -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (90.00%) IBM
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (50.00%) CICS
2 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Online Banking
2 5 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (50.00%) CICS
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Programmer
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) CICS Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (50.00%) Online Banking
2 5 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle