The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 434 480
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.17% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Median salary - £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.09% +10.10%  

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2676 3463 4231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.29% 18.75% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2276 3026 3625
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (25.00%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM