The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 153 153 140
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.88% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £33,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.64%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £46,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -6.06%
MQSeries
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
558 684 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.06% 21.07% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 376 474 387
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MQSeries Salary Trend in Scotland

MQSeries
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 3 - - 1
MQSeries
UK

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (69.23%) Retail
4 5 (38.46%) Online Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
4 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) CICS
4 5 (38.46%) Assembly Language
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) SWIFT
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) JDBC
7 2 (15.38%) MOM

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (38.46%) CICS
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) GemFire
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (15.38%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Programmer
1 5 (38.46%) CICS Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) SWIFT Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) JDBC
3 2 (15.38%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Online Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (30.77%) SWIFT
4 1 (7.69%) iSeries
4 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Coaching
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Assembly Language
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) RPG IV
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
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