The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries 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 MQSeries
Rank 102 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 0.28% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £46,250 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
MQSeries
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
290 360 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.20% 27.23% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 222 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Glasgow

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing MQSeries 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 MQSeries.

1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) RPG
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (20.00%) MKS

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing MQSeries 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 MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) AS400 Developer
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) RPG
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) MKS
1 1 (20.00%) VMware