The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 228 234 244
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 11 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.63% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
MSMQ
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2629 3323 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.56% 46.81% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2838 3276
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MSMQ
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MSMQ Salary Trend in the North West

MSMQ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester +8 11 £40,000 +6.51%
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) Finance
2 26 (96.30%) TDD
2 26 (96.30%) NUnit
2 26 (96.30%) WCF
3 21 (77.78%) Web Services
4 20 (74.07%) XML
4 20 (74.07%) VBA
4 20 (74.07%) SOAP
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (74.07%) UML
4 20 (74.07%) WPF
4 20 (74.07%) LINQ
4 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
4 20 (74.07%) REST
4 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (96.30%) NUnit
2 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (96.30%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) C# Developer
3 18 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
3 18 (66.67%) Software Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Agile C# Developer
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) WCF
3 21 (77.78%) Web Services
4 20 (74.07%) XML
4 20 (74.07%) SOAP
4 20 (74.07%) WPF
4 20 (74.07%) LINQ
4 20 (74.07%) REST
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) ADO
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) TDD
2 20 (74.07%) UML
2 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) VBA
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft