The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 87 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 0.94% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £47,500 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -
WebSphere MQ
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
480 638 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.68% 40.46% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 320 438 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ.

1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (90.63%) QA
2 29 (90.63%) SDLC
3 28 (87.50%) Banking
3 28 (87.50%) Mentoring
3 28 (87.50%) Coaching
3 28 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (84.38%) Retail
4 27 (84.38%) Change Management
5 24 (75.00%) DB2
5 24 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 24 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 18 (56.25%) UNIX
7 13 (40.63%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 8 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) MQSeries
10 5 (15.63%) SWIFT
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (9.38%) zOS
12 2 (6.25%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) AIX
12 2 (6.25%) Solaris
12 2 (6.25%) HP
13 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
13 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (3.13%) iSeries
13 1 (3.13%) SSL
13 1 (3.13%) IBM

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (37.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (15.63%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) DB2
General
1 28 (87.50%) Banking
2 27 (84.38%) Retail
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) SWIFT Specialist
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (3.13%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Analyst
3 1 (3.13%) Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) UNIX
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) zOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) SDLC
2 28 (87.50%) Mentoring
2 28 (87.50%) Coaching
3 27 (84.38%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
Edinburgh
RBS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, LOTH, GB
RBS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago