The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 99 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.082% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 0.21% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 476 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.02% 39.24% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 319 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
Scotland

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 25 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 6 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) AIX
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (16.67%) zOS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 1 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) GIAC
8 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Fedora
8 1 (8.33%) Information Security
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) zOS
5 1 (8.33%) Fedora
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) GIAC
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
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Dell (UK)
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