The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 84 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 14 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.36% 1.09% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 2.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
MSMQ
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 518 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.32% 46.92% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 349 444 313
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MSMQ
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ across the Kent region.

MSMQ Salary Trend in Kent

MSMQ
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSMQ across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MSMQ Salary Histogram in Kent

MSMQ
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Stansted - 10 £50,000 -
Rochester - 3 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +19 1 £42,500 -10.52%
MSMQ
South East

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing MSMQ 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 MSMQ.

1 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET
2 31 (88.57%) C#
2 31 (88.57%) WCF
2 31 (88.57%) WPF
3 28 (80.00%) Silverlight
3 28 (80.00%) IIS
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) Degree
4 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
5 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) HTML5
8 4 (11.43%) MVVM
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (11.43%) Ajax
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 4 (11.43%) Redis
8 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing MSMQ 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 MSMQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.43%) Redis
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.86%) JSUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Grunt
2 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) .NET Developer
3 20 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 13 (37.14%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (37.14%) Senior C# Developer
4 13 (37.14%) Software Developer
4 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 13 (37.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (31.43%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (22.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
2 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET
2 31 (88.57%) WCF
2 31 (88.57%) WPF
3 28 (80.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) Ajax
4 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
4 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (11.43%) Dapper ORM
4 4 (11.43%) Sass
4 4 (11.43%) LESS
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) SignalR
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.57%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) MVVM
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) OOD
5 3 (8.57%) UML
5 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) XAML
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Infragistics