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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 97 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 11 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 1.72% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 3.73% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
555 509 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.01% 46.11% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 505 447 213
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 8 £43,750 +2.94%
MSMQ
South East

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (82.76%) SOA
4 22 (75.86%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
6 19 (65.52%) Windows
6 19 (65.52%) MVVM
6 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (65.52%) .NET Framework
6 19 (65.52%) WCF
7 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
7 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (51.72%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (51.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (51.72%) SQL
7 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
7 15 (51.72%) NCrunch
8 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
8 14 (48.28%) Degree
9 13 (44.83%) Blog
9 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (44.83%) Redis
9 13 (44.83%) SignalR
9 13 (44.83%) SaaS
9 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
10 12 (41.38%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (41.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) Redis
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) NCrunch
General
1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) C# Developer
3 18 (62.07%) .NET Developer
4 14 (48.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (44.83%) C# Application Developer
5 13 (44.83%) .NET Applications Developer
5 13 (44.83%) Applications Developer
6 9 (31.03%) SOA Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (65.52%) .NET Framework
3 19 (65.52%) WCF
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (51.72%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (51.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (44.83%) SignalR
6 5 (17.24%) Dapper ORM
7 4 (13.79%) Ajax
7 4 (13.79%) WPF
7 4 (13.79%) WF
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
3 13 (44.83%) Blog
4 12 (41.38%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
2 24 (82.76%) SOA
3 19 (65.52%) MVVM
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
5 12 (41.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 10 (34.48%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (17.24%) Data Management
9 4 (13.79%) Workflow
9 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
9 4 (13.79%) UML
9 4 (13.79%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (13.79%) OO
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) OOD
10 1 (3.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.79%) XAML
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Infragistics