Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 213 191
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 +41
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 18 1 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.019% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.051% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Scotland median annual salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 18 - -
WebSphere MQ
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 18 (100.00%) IBM
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (88.89%) TIBCO EMS
2 16 (88.89%) AMQP
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Hadoop
2 16 (88.89%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) FitNesse
2 16 (88.89%) Integration Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Jetty
2 16 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 16 (88.89%) System Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Kanban
2 16 (88.89%) JPA
2 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
2 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 16 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 16 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 16 (88.89%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (88.89%) Redis
2 16 (88.89%) Riak
2 16 (88.89%) Cobbler
2 16 (88.89%) Kafka
2 16 (88.89%) Couchbase
2 16 (88.89%) Vagrant
2 16 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (88.89%) TDD

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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (88.89%) JBoss
2 16 (88.89%) Jetty
2 16 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 16 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) AMQP
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Couchbase
1 16 (88.89%) Hadoop
1 16 (88.89%) MongoDB
1 16 (88.89%) NoSQL
1 16 (88.89%) Redis
1 16 (88.89%) Riak
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 16 (88.89%) FitNesse
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
1 16 (88.89%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Hibernate
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) HTML5
1 16 (88.89%) JMS
1 16 (88.89%) JPA
1 16 (88.89%) Kafka
1 16 (88.89%) RabbitMQ
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
1 16 (88.89%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) AIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) BDD
2 16 (88.89%) Concurrent Programming
2 16 (88.89%) DSDM
2 16 (88.89%) Integration Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Kanban
2 16 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 16 (88.89%) RUP
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) System Testing
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
2 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) Python
1 16 (88.89%) Ruby
2 10 (55.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Ansible
1 16 (88.89%) Cobbler
1 16 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (88.89%) TIBCO
3 4 (22.22%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) VMware