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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 181 166 172
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 8 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.65% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Average salary £37,608 £40,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.98%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
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
1766 1854 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.66% 49.49% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1657 1737
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 September 2014, 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
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
1 19 (100.00%) WCF
2 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (89.47%) NHibernate
3 17 (89.47%) jQuery
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
3 17 (89.47%) Finance
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
5 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.26%) ATDD
8 1 (5.26%) Big Data
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.26%) RSpec
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) WCF
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (89.47%) NHibernate
3 17 (89.47%) jQuery
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.26%) Akka
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) ATDD
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) F#
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) Haskell
5 1 (5.26%) Erlang
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle