The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 146 164 147
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.061% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.15% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £38,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.59%
MSMQ
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1207 1364 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.24% 41.70% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 880 871 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MSMQ
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MSMQ Salary Trend in Scotland

MSMQ
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSMQ across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MSMQ Salary Histogram in Scotland

MSMQ
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Edinburgh +5 7 £30,000 -22.07%
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -
Fife - 1 £37,500 -
MSMQ
UK

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) IIS
5 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) NUnit
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (33.33%) OO
7 7 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) NHibernate
7 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (28.57%) HPUX
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 2000
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) Ethernet

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (28.57%) CMS
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 6 (28.57%) WordPress
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
1 6 (28.57%) DMZ
1 6 (28.57%) MPLS
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (28.57%) FCoE
1 6 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (38.10%) NUnit
3 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) Moq
5 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
5 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (33.33%) NHibernate
6 6 (28.57%) Lucene
6 6 (28.57%) Lucene.Net
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) WSDL
8 4 (19.05%) REST
8 4 (19.05%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery
10 2 (9.52%) WPF
10 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.52%) WinForms
10 2 (9.52%) AutoMapper
10 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 6 (28.57%) Replication
1 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) HPUX
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Line Management
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) MVVM
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) APMP
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 6 (28.57%) HP
1 6 (28.57%) Nortel
1 6 (28.57%) Avaya
1 6 (28.57%) Juniper
1 6 (28.57%) Clearswift
1 6 (28.57%) BT
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
1 6 (28.57%) Brocade
1 6 (28.57%) Fujitsu