The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MQSeries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 141 118
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.085% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  

MQSeries is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 307 427 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.66% 18.10% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 391 615 689
Median salary £40,250 £39,323 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -12.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Birmingham

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in Birmingham