The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 864 823
Rank change year-on-year +23 -41  
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 21 50 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 113
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +25.58%  

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15096 17227 20480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.02% 18.65% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12353 14828 17136
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MQSeries as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in England

MQSeries
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in England

MQSeries
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MQSeries in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MQSeries in England

MQSeries
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
London -3 15 £57,500 +15.00% 8
East of England 0 4 - -
North West - 2 £60,000 -
MQSeries
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 34 (57.63%) IBM
2 31 (52.54%) SQL
3 28 (47.46%) Finance
4 27 (45.76%) WebSphere
5 24 (40.68%) Banking
5 24 (40.68%) WebSphere MQ
6 23 (38.98%) PowerShell
7 22 (37.29%) Java
8 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
9 20 (33.90%) Linux
10 19 (32.20%) .NET
10 19 (32.20%) C#
11 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
11 18 (30.51%) Unix
11 18 (30.51%) Windows
11 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (28.81%) HTML
12 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
13 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
13 16 (27.12%) CSS
13 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (25.42%) Control-M
14 15 (25.42%) Intranet
14 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
14 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (25.42%) Client Onboarding
15 14 (23.73%) Oracle
15 14 (23.73%) Web Services
15 14 (23.73%) XML
16 13 (22.03%) WebLogic

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 27 (45.76%) WebSphere
2 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
3 13 (22.03%) WebLogic
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (11.86%) Apache
6 6 (10.17%) Apache Spark
6 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (6.78%) GlassFish
7 4 (6.78%) JBoss
7 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.39%) CMS
8 2 (3.39%) IIS
8 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Markit EDM
2 4 (6.78%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Intranet
2 12 (20.34%) Internet
3 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) FTP
5 2 (3.39%) LDAP
5 2 (3.39%) SSH
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) MySQL
5 6 (10.17%) Apache Hive
5 6 (10.17%) Big Data
5 6 (10.17%) Hadoop
5 6 (10.17%) HBase
5 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.17%) Neo4j
5 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.78%) DB2
7 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) Maven
4 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.39%) Hudson
5 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.39%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Mockito
5 2 (3.39%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.39%) NSubstitute
5 2 (3.39%) NUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Games
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 3 (5.08%) Back Office
6 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (25.42%) SQL Developer
4 13 (22.03%) SSIS Developer
5 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Apache Spark Developer
6 6 (10.17%) AWS Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Games Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Hadoop Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Java Games Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 6 (10.17%) NoSQL Developer
6 6 (10.17%) QA Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Middleware Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 19 (32.20%) .NET
3 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
3 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (28.81%) HTML
5 16 (27.12%) CSS
6 14 (23.73%) Web Services
6 14 (23.73%) XML
7 12 (20.34%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (18.64%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (16.95%) SOAP
10 9 (15.25%) REST
11 8 (13.56%) Kafka
11 8 (13.56%) XSLT
12 7 (11.86%) Apache Camel
12 7 (11.86%) Middleware
13 6 (10.17%) JMS
14 4 (6.78%) CSS3
14 4 (6.78%) EJB
14 4 (6.78%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (6.78%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) AS400
4 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.08%) iSeries
4 3 (5.08%) NHS
5 2 (3.39%) Derivative
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) iPad
5 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) Fedwire
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) Unix
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) AIX
7 2 (3.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Client Onboarding
2 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
3 13 (22.03%) SDLC
4 11 (18.64%) Scrum
4 11 (18.64%) SOA
4 11 (18.64%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.56%) Kanban
6 8 (13.56%) Migration
7 7 (11.86%) Change Control
7 7 (11.86%) EAI
8 6 (10.17%) Microservices
8 6 (10.17%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) QMS
8 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) PowerShell
3 22 (37.29%) Java
4 19 (32.20%) C#
5 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
7 7 (11.86%) Python
8 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.78%) AWK
10 3 (5.08%) C++
10 3 (5.08%) PHP
11 2 (3.39%) RPG
11 2 (3.39%) VBA
12 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
1 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.78%) AWS Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
2 6 (10.17%) HL7
3 2 (3.39%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) KVM
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Control-M
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (3.39%) Ansible
3 2 (3.39%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) IBM
2 14 (23.73%) Oracle
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) Google
4 6 (10.17%) VMware
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.39%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Facebook
7 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago