Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 767 807
Rank change year-on-year -48 +40 -40
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 30 76 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.54% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 76 91
London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -24.00% -
10th Percentile £51,500 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £63,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +26.00% -20.00% -

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14118 14014 17328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.78% 18.72% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11280 12132 14669
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in London

MQSeries
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in London

MQSeries
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MQSeries in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MQSeries in London

MQSeries
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Central London +1 14 £61,250 +19.51% 1
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 22 (73.33%) IBM
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 17 (56.67%) Banking
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (46.67%) Unix
6 12 (40.00%) SOAP
6 12 (40.00%) REST
7 11 (36.67%) Solaris
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle
7 11 (36.67%) Middleware
7 11 (36.67%) EAI
8 10 (33.33%) SOA
8 10 (33.33%) J2EE
8 10 (33.33%) AIX
8 10 (33.33%) SWIFT
8 10 (33.33%) Microservices
9 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
9 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (30.00%) Dapper ORM
9 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
9 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
9 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) .NET
11 7 (23.33%) C#
11 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.00%) .NET Core

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) SWIFTNet
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) DB2
3 3 (10.00%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
1 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Mockito
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 17 (56.67%) Banking
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) French Language
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) German Language
5 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 10 (33.33%) Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Manual Tester
7 3 (10.00%) Tester
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Core Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) REST
1 12 (40.00%) SOAP
2 11 (36.67%) Middleware
3 10 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (30.00%) Dapper ORM
4 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
4 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Core
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) JSP
6 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (10.00%) Flash
8 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.00%) Fedwire
4 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) AS400
5 1 (3.33%) DataPower
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Unix
2 11 (36.67%) Solaris
3 10 (33.33%) AIX
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) HPUX
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) EAI
2 10 (33.33%) Microservices
2 10 (33.33%) SOA
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) Kanban
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) RPG
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SEPA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) IBM
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft