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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 77 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 33 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.10% 0.54% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 1.47% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £50,250 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -1.16%
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
503 546 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.94% 37.19% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (94.74%) Banking
3 35 (92.11%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (86.84%) SDLC
4 33 (86.84%) Mentoring
4 33 (86.84%) Coaching
4 33 (86.84%) QA
5 31 (81.58%) Retail
5 31 (81.58%) Change Management
6 28 (73.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 28 (73.68%) DB2
6 28 (73.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (57.89%) UNIX
8 16 (42.11%) Finance
9 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 9 (23.68%) Linux
11 5 (13.16%) MQSeries
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) SWIFT
11 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (10.53%) HP
12 4 (10.53%) zOS
12 4 (10.53%) Middleware
12 4 (10.53%) AIX
12 4 (10.53%) Solaris
13 3 (7.89%) Windows
13 3 (7.89%) IBM
14 2 (5.26%) Internet
14 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 2 (5.26%) Online Banking

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (73.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (13.16%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) DB2
General
1 36 (94.74%) Banking
2 31 (81.58%) Retail
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (13.16%) SWIFT Specialist
3 1 (2.63%) Administrator
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (2.63%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (2.63%) Platform Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (92.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) UNIX
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) zOS
3 4 (10.53%) AIX
3 4 (10.53%) Solaris
4 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Mentoring
1 33 (86.84%) Coaching
1 33 (86.84%) SDLC
2 31 (81.58%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (86.84%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
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