Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for MQSeries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MQSeries over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 250 269
Rank change year-on-year +32 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.033% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 0.22% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
East Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -16.00% -3.85%

MQSeries is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 816 925 1,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.83% 15.10% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 656 696 945
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,762
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in the East Midlands

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in the East Midlands

MQSeries
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 8 £38,000 -
Leicestershire +24 1 £40,000 -5.88%
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) UML
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Time Management
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Black-Box Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Adabas
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) CICS
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 (11.11%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Adabas
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Black-Box Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 8 (88.89%) Logistics
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
1 8 (88.89%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle