Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for WebSphere MQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 124 158
Rank change year-on-year -31 +34 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 8 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.87% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 1.94% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Glasgow median annual salary £62,350 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +61.11% -9.91%
10th Percentile £50,205 £68,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,735 £76,250 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £62,350 £72,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +52.63% -4.52%

WebSphere MQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,078 1,029 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.16% 44.97% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 795 619 561
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
5 3 (37.50%) AMQP
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Jetty
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) System Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) Informatica
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Jetty
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) AMQP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Couchbase
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Redis
1 3 (37.50%) Riak
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) JPA
1 3 (37.50%) Kafka
1 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) TIBCO EMS
1 3 (37.50%) WSDL
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Cobbler
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) TOWER Software
3 2 (25.00%) VMware