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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 249 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 6 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +8.69%
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
1448 1723 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.84% 22.66% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1297 982
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 April 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -4 5 £34,000 -9.33%
South Yorkshire -12 1 £31,000 -17.33%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) zOS
2 6 (66.67%) NATURAL
2 6 (66.67%) COBOL
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (66.67%) Adabas
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 5 (55.56%) JCL
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) CICS
5 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
5 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) CICS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) DB2
1 6 (66.67%) Adabas
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) COBOL Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) COBOL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) CICS Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) zOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) COBOL
1 6 (66.67%) NATURAL
2 5 (55.56%) JCL
3 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle