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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 239
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.019% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.081% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  

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 917 1229 1346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.33% 23.44% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1937 2154
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,150 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £61,250 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MQSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 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
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

MQSeries
Co-occurring 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%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle