The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / North East
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% -13.33%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 128 126 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.55% 19.47% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 106 111
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in the North East