The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 161 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.32% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +23.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1481 1246 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.82% 38.00% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 985 850 873
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -4 7 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Glasgow - 5 - -
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (44.83%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
5 10 (34.48%) SSL
5 10 (34.48%) Kofax
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
6 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) Spring
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) MQSeries
9 6 (20.69%) JMS
9 6 (20.69%) OOD
9 6 (20.69%) Solaris
9 6 (20.69%) Swing
9 6 (20.69%) MOM
9 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
9 6 (20.69%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) JBoss
9 6 (20.69%) J2EE
9 6 (20.69%) Perl
9 6 (20.69%) Retail
9 6 (20.69%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (20.69%) Mule

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (24.14%) MQSeries
4 6 (20.69%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (20.69%) Mule
5 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (6.90%) GemFire
7 1 (3.45%) Apache
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Advertising
4 3 (10.34%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Messaging Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Analyst Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (27.59%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
3 7 (24.14%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) Swing
4 6 (20.69%) JMS
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
5 5 (17.24%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
1 5 (17.24%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
5 3 (10.34%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) zOS
7 1 (3.45%) Fedora
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) OO
1 6 (20.69%) OOD
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.45%) SIEM
4 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) GIAC
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) Kofax
3 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
3 6 (20.69%) JBoss
4 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
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