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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
England / South West
Rank 229 241 245
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 2 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.040% 0.24% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.97% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £60,000
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 South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 919 1444 1297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.24% 24.60% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1231 1117
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in the South West

MQSeries
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 - -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle