The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MQSeries
Rank 94 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.36% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 1.73% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £54,500 £49,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.10% -17.50%
MQSeries
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
214 289 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.92% 20.78% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 131 201 282
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing MQSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Edinburgh region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) ISPF
2 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (66.67%) CLIST
2 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) zSecure
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) CLIST
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle