Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 757 831 787
Rank change year-on-year +74 -44 +5
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 53 24 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.032% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 80
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +29.73% -26.00%
10th Percentile £45,250 £51,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +26.32% -20.83%

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 12,095 14,183 14,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.82% 19.04% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9,663 11,256 12,757
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,511 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,500
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -32 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
MQSeries
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 29 (54.72%) Oracle
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
4 22 (41.51%) AIX
5 21 (39.62%) Middleware
6 20 (37.74%) Google
6 20 (37.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (35.85%) DB2
8 18 (33.96%) XML
9 17 (32.08%) REST
10 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (26.42%) HP
11 14 (26.42%) HPUX
11 14 (26.42%) Solaris
12 13 (24.53%) SOAP
13 12 (22.64%) Finance
14 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.75%) WebSphere
14 11 (20.75%) Web Services
15 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 10 (18.87%) SQL
15 10 (18.87%) NHS
15 10 (18.87%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
16 9 (16.98%) MVC
16 9 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (16.98%) IBM
16 9 (16.98%) J2EE
17 8 (15.09%) .NET

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 11 (20.75%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.87%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (13.21%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.89%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.89%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.89%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Skype
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) DB2
3 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.43%) Redis
5 4 (7.55%) QlikView
6 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.89%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Maven
2 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) JUnit
3 5 (9.43%) Ant
3 5 (9.43%) Mockito
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) French Language
2 6 (11.32%) German Language
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Games
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Technical Architect
4 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (18.87%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Java Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Games Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Integration Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Java Games Developer
7 5 (9.43%) QA Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior QA Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.55%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) Middleware
2 18 (33.96%) XML
3 17 (32.08%) REST
4 13 (24.53%) SOAP
5 11 (20.75%) Web Services
6 9 (16.98%) J2EE
7 8 (15.09%) .NET
8 7 (13.21%) JMS
8 7 (13.21%) Spring
9 6 (11.32%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (11.32%) Apache Camel
9 6 (11.32%) Java EE
9 6 (11.32%) Spring Boot
9 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
9 6 (11.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (9.43%) JDBC
10 5 (9.43%) JSP
10 5 (9.43%) RESTful
11 4 (7.55%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
1 10 (18.87%) NHS
2 5 (9.43%) DataPower
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) AIX
2 14 (26.42%) HPUX
2 14 (26.42%) Solaris
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 7 (13.21%) Windows
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) MVC
2 9 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (13.21%) EAI
3 7 (13.21%) SDLC
3 7 (13.21%) SOA
4 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.32%) Microservices
4 6 (11.32%) Scrum
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (9.43%) Investment Management
5 5 (9.43%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (9.43%) Product Management
5 5 (9.43%) QMS
5 5 (9.43%) Quality Management
6 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 4 (7.55%) Tech Ops
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) C#
3 7 (13.21%) Java 8
3 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.32%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) AWK
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) HL7
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.43%) Control-M
4 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Oracle
2 20 (37.74%) Google
3 14 (26.42%) HP
4 9 (16.98%) IBM
5 6 (11.32%) VMware
6 4 (7.55%) Charles River
7 3 (5.66%) jBASE
7 3 (5.66%) Sybase
7 3 (5.66%) Temenos
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.89%) Yahoo!