The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 105 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.077% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 645 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.55% 46.57% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 292 388 319
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) AIX

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware