Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 807 823
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16 -31
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 42 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.053% 0.092%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 60
London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,000 £39,225
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,500 £81,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.49% -7.83%

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 12,518 14,090 15,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.72% 19.08% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9,996 11,332 13,929
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Central London -15 8 £52,500 -19.23%
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing MQSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 32 (76.19%) Java
1 32 (76.19%) Oracle
2 21 (50.00%) J2EE
3 20 (47.62%) AIX
4 18 (42.86%) XML
5 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 14 (33.33%) Ant
6 14 (33.33%) JSP
6 14 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 14 (33.33%) Java EE
6 14 (33.33%) French Language
7 11 (26.19%) Banking
7 11 (26.19%) Unix
8 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Google
8 10 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (21.43%) German Language
9 9 (21.43%) DB2
10 8 (19.05%) Middleware
10 8 (19.05%) Control-M
10 8 (19.05%) JMS
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 8 (19.05%) Investment Management
11 7 (16.67%) REST
11 7 (16.67%) Windows
11 7 (16.67%) ITIL
11 7 (16.67%) Solaris

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 14 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Eikon
2 1 (2.38%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (2.38%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) AMQP
3 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) DB2
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (9.52%) Redis
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Maven
2 4 (9.52%) Mockito
General
1 14 (33.33%) French Language
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 10 (23.81%) Finance
4 9 (21.43%) German Language
5 6 (14.29%) Front Office
6 4 (9.52%) Games
6 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
1 18 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Games Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Java Games Developer
6 4 (9.52%) NoSQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) J2EE
2 18 (42.86%) XML
3 14 (33.33%) Java EE
3 14 (33.33%) JSP
4 8 (19.05%) JMS
4 8 (19.05%) Middleware
5 7 (16.67%) REST
6 6 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (9.52%) Apache Camel
7 4 (9.52%) JDBC
7 4 (9.52%) RESTful
7 4 (9.52%) Spring
7 4 (9.52%) Spring Boot
7 4 (9.52%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.14%) Kafka
8 3 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) AIX
2 11 (26.19%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) Solaris
3 7 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (14.29%) HPUX
4 6 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) Investment Management
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (9.52%) Fund Management
5 4 (9.52%) Microservices
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) SDLC
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Wealth Management
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Java 8
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) OCA
3 1 (2.38%) OCP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Control-M
2 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
5 1 (2.38%) Ansible
5 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Google
3 7 (16.67%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) Charles River
4 6 (14.29%) IBM
5 5 (11.90%) Sybase
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.76%) FactSet
7 2 (4.76%) Tableau
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.38%) Murex
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) Reuters
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) Sun