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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +40.15%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
452 416 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.74% 33.41% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 297 309 397
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ 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 WebSphere MQ.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

WebSphere MQ
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 7 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) SWIFT Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle