The table below looks at the statistics for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank - 210 213
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 0 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.31% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.74% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 3
Average salary - £45,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.81%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MSMQ
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MSMQ Salary Trend in the South West

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Middleware
3 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
4 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 8 (42.11%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
4 8 (42.11%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 6 (31.58%) SAS
6 6 (31.58%) Toad
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) WPF
7 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) SAS
3 4 (21.05%) JBoss
3 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Toad
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Business Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Middleware
3 6 (31.58%) WPF
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) LINQ
6 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (10.53%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.26%) Resque
7 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) Express
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.26%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 4 (21.05%) RUP
5 4 (21.05%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
8 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) Basel II
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
2 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft