The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 171 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 12 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.65% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,554 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.51% -7.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
MSMQ
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1613 1850 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.65% 45.88% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1597 1932
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MSMQ
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MSMQ Salary Trend in Manchester

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 18 (94.74%) WCF
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) VBA
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) UML
4 12 (63.16%) SOAP
4 12 (63.16%) WPF
4 12 (63.16%) LINQ
4 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
4 12 (63.16%) REST
4 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
6 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) NHibernate

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Software Developer
2 12 (63.16%) C# Developer
2 12 (63.16%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Agile C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) WCF
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) SOAP
4 12 (63.16%) WPF
4 12 (63.16%) LINQ
4 12 (63.16%) REST
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) NHibernate
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) ADO
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) UML
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) VBA
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft