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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 160 143
Rank change year-on-year +33 -17  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 11 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 0.10% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.28% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £41,700
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £34,740
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £48,660
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

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 965 1077 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 41.59% 36.73% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 592 702 761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 25 March 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 +27 6 £61,500 - 2
Edinburgh +3 5 £52,500 -
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 14 (93.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) Unix
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) MQSeries
4 9 (60.00%) Banking
4 9 (60.00%) QA
5 8 (53.33%) SWIFT
5 8 (53.33%) SDLC
6 6 (40.00%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Middleware
9 3 (20.00%) Retail
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) Change Management
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (20.00%) Coaching
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database

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 14 (93.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (60.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) SWIFT Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Unix Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (6.67%) WSDL
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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