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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 151 157 145
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.33% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
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 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 31 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 -7 8 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (48.28%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 12 (41.38%) UNIX
5 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
6 10 (34.48%) SSL
6 10 (34.48%) Kofax
7 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
7 9 (31.03%) Spring
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (27.59%) XML
8 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) OO
10 6 (20.69%) JBoss
10 6 (20.69%) J2EE
10 6 (20.69%) Perl
10 6 (20.69%) Solaris
10 6 (20.69%) Swing
10 6 (20.69%) MQSeries
10 6 (20.69%) JMS
10 6 (20.69%) OOD
10 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
10 6 (20.69%) Retail
10 6 (20.69%) MOM
10 6 (20.69%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (20.69%) Mule

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (20.69%) MQSeries
3 6 (20.69%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (20.69%) Mule
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (6.90%) GemFire
5 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Advertising
4 3 (10.34%) Front Office
4 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Messaging Specialist
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 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
2 9 (31.03%) Spring
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) Swing
4 6 (20.69%) JMS
5 4 (13.79%) Middleware
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Equities
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
5 3 (10.34%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Fedora
7 1 (3.45%) zOS
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 2 (6.90%) SIEM
4 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) GIAC
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%) JBoss
3 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
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