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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 92 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.66% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.75% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £33,000 £47,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.78% +13.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
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
513 515 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.39% 37.81% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 399 340 289
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) QA
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (40.00%) Coaching
5 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) MQSeries
6 4 (26.67%) Middleware
6 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
7 3 (20.00%) SIEM
7 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) CentOS
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 3 (20.00%) HTTP
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (20.00%) DB2
7 3 (20.00%) JUnit

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) MQSeries
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) SWIFT Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) iSeries
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Fedora
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (40.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) GIAC
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago