The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK / Scotland
Rank 123 141 153
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 1.39% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
864 1083 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.64% 37.10% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 532 699 851
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Scotland

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 7 £52,500 +13.51%
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) SWIFT
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) AIX
7 1 (12.50%) Solaris
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) SWIFT Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware