Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 744 807
Rank change year-on-year -47 +63 -74
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 32 81 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.62% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 79 73
London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,750 £90,000
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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12,767 13,016 16,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.26% 18.39% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10,576 11,116 13,841
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
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 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 January 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 20 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
Central London -15 12 £60,000 -7.69% 2
MQSeries
England

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

1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) IBM
3 16 (50.00%) Finance
4 15 (46.88%) J2EE
4 15 (46.88%) Banking
5 14 (43.75%) Oracle
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) AIX
7 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
8 11 (34.38%) XML
8 11 (34.38%) JSP
9 10 (31.25%) SOAP
9 10 (31.25%) EAI
9 10 (31.25%) SOA
9 10 (31.25%) Middleware
9 10 (31.25%) REST
9 10 (31.25%) Microservices
10 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
10 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (28.13%) Dapper ORM
10 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
10 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
11 8 (25.00%) Unix
11 8 (25.00%) French Language
11 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
12 7 (21.88%) Java EE
12 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
12 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
12 7 (21.88%) .NET
12 7 (21.88%) Ant

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 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) AMQP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (6.25%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Ant
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Banking
3 8 (25.00%) French Language
4 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (9.38%) Retail
6 2 (6.25%) Back Office
6 2 (6.25%) Electronics
6 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (6.25%) Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.13%) Front Office
7 1 (3.13%) German Language
7 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
7 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Applications Support
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Java Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Manual Tester
8 3 (9.38%) Tester
9 2 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Messaging Support
9 2 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) J2EE
2 11 (34.38%) JSP
2 11 (34.38%) XML
3 10 (31.25%) Middleware
3 10 (31.25%) REST
3 10 (31.25%) SOAP
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (28.13%) Dapper ORM
4 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
4 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) Java EE
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Core
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (18.75%) WCF
7 4 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (9.38%) Flash
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Fedwire
4 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) AS400
6 1 (3.13%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) AIX
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) EAI
1 10 (31.25%) Microservices
1 10 (31.25%) SOA
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Kanban
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Presales
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) RPG
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SEPA
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) IBM
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk