The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 167 145
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.10% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.28% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £72,500 £50,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% +0.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £47,500 £43,925
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £52,500 £54,600
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,750 £50,250
% change year-on-year +12.82% -2.98%  

WebSphere MQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1036 1081 1109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.23% 37.64% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3047 2661 2972
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £54,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ 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 28 June 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
Glasgow - 4 £72,500 - 2
WebSphere MQ
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (88.24%) WebSphere
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 11 (64.71%) IBM
3 11 (64.71%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JUnit
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Front Office
6 5 (29.41%) Middleware
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) OOP
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) MQSeries
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring 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 15 (88.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 7 (41.18%) JUnit
1 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Mockito
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) SWIFT Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Unix Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Server Support
7 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) RESTful
2 5 (29.41%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (11.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) OOP
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Design
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Splunk
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Sybase
5 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago