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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 655 685 720
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +35
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 232 245 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 201 174 151
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £69,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40708 47619 43832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 39.89% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34795 40722 38039
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSMQ
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ within the UK.

MSMQ Salary Trend in the UK

MSMQ
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSMQ over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 within the UK.

MSMQ Salary Histogram in the UK

MSMQ
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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
England +32 229 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London +46 115 £55,000 -8.33% 11
South East +1 54 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Kent +13 26 £62,500 +38.88% 3
City of London +50 23 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Manchester +14 17 £40,000 -3.61% 2
South West +2 17 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West -2 17 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +6 15 £55,000 +80.32% 1
West Midlands +2 13 £35,000 +7.69%
Windsor -7 8 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £38,750 -
Surrey +12 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Wiltshire -5 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Leatherhead -5 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £62,500 - 1
Yorkshire +21 6 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England +9 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Shropshire - 6 £35,000 -
Market Drayton - 6 £35,000 -
Leeds - 5 £32,500 -
Gloucester - 5 £37,500 -
Warwick - 5 £48,500 -
Reading - 5 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £48,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £65,000 -
Essex +11 2 - -
Hertfordshire +8 2 £45,000 -
Swindon -1 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 392 (88.09%) C#
2 387 (86.97%) .NET
3 326 (73.26%) SQL Server
4 309 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
5 251 (56.40%) Windows
6 220 (49.44%) SQL
7 211 (47.42%) JavaScript
8 210 (47.19%) ASP.NET
9 183 (41.12%) MVC
10 168 (37.75%) IIS
10 168 (37.75%) Microsoft
11 165 (37.08%) CSS
12 164 (36.85%) WCF
13 162 (36.40%) HTML
14 149 (33.48%) TDD
15 138 (31.01%) OO
16 135 (30.34%) NUnit
17 130 (29.21%) Oracle
18 121 (27.19%) Visual Studio
19 117 (26.29%) Finance
19 117 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
20 112 (25.17%) ASP.NET MVC
21 111 (24.94%) Scrum
21 111 (24.94%) SOAP
22 107 (24.04%) Web Services
23 105 (23.60%) jQuery
24 104 (23.37%) XML
25 103 (23.15%) E-Commerce
26 97 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
27 95 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 168 (37.75%) IIS
2 38 (8.54%) WebSphere
3 37 (8.31%) NServiceBus
4 33 (7.42%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (3.37%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.15%) Apache
7 13 (2.92%) JBoss
8 9 (2.02%) Lync
8 9 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.02%) SAS
8 9 (2.02%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.57%) WordPress
9 7 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.12%) Confluence
12 4 (0.90%) Node.js
12 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
13 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 84 (18.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 95 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.92%) SaaS
4 7 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.12%) Trello
6 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.67%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.66%) HTTP
2 26 (5.84%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.15%) AMQP
4 8 (1.80%) DNS
5 7 (1.57%) Internet
6 6 (1.35%) DHCP
7 5 (1.12%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.90%) SMTP
8 4 (0.90%) Firewall
8 4 (0.90%) Network Security
9 2 (0.45%) FTP
9 2 (0.45%) WEP
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (73.26%) SQL Server
2 59 (13.26%) MongoDB
3 56 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (12.13%) NoSQL
5 28 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (6.07%) Redis
7 26 (5.84%) RavenDB
8 24 (5.39%) Big Data
9 21 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (4.49%) Oracle Database
11 17 (3.82%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (3.15%) Event Store
14 13 (2.92%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 135 (30.34%) NUnit
2 121 (27.19%) Visual Studio
3 71 (15.96%) SpecFlow
4 62 (13.93%) Git (software)
5 51 (11.46%) FitNesse
6 37 (8.31%) Subversion
7 31 (6.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 31 (6.97%) TeamCity
8 28 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (6.07%) MSBuild
10 23 (5.17%) NCrunch
10 23 (5.17%) Moq
11 22 (4.94%) ReSharper
12 18 (4.04%) Jenkins
13 16 (3.60%) Jasmine
14 14 (3.15%) Hudson
15 12 (2.70%) Cucumber
15 12 (2.70%) WebDriver
16 11 (2.47%) Toad
17 10 (2.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 117 (26.29%) Finance
2 71 (15.96%) Retail
3 56 (12.58%) Back Office
4 38 (8.54%) Banking
5 15 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.47%) Marketing
6 11 (2.47%) Games
7 10 (2.25%) Front Office
7 10 (2.25%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.35%) Legal
8 6 (1.35%) Advertising
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 319 (71.69%) Developer
2 123 (27.64%) C# Developer
3 101 (22.70%) .NET Developer
4 69 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 47 (10.56%) Senior Developer
7 46 (10.34%) Agile C# Developer
8 36 (8.09%) Architect
9 34 (7.64%) Web Developer
10 31 (6.97%) C# Software Developer
11 30 (6.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (6.07%) .NET Web Developer
12 27 (6.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (5.17%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (4.04%) Analyst
15 18 (4.04%) C# Web Developer
15 18 (4.04%) AWS Developer
16 17 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (86.97%) .NET
2 210 (47.19%) ASP.NET
3 165 (37.08%) CSS
4 164 (36.85%) WCF
5 162 (36.40%) HTML
6 112 (25.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 111 (24.94%) SOAP
8 107 (24.04%) Web Services
9 105 (23.60%) jQuery
10 104 (23.37%) XML
11 97 (21.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 85 (19.10%) REST
13 74 (16.63%) WPF
14 73 (16.40%) RabbitMQ
15 70 (15.73%) .NET Framework
16 65 (14.61%) LINQ
17 57 (12.81%) NHibernate
18 55 (12.36%) HTML5
19 52 (11.69%) AngularJS
20 51 (11.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.43%) Blog
2 72 (16.18%) Mobile App
3 64 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (8.31%) User Experience
5 19 (4.27%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (2.92%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.70%) Equities
8 12 (2.70%) Fixed Income
8 12 (2.70%) Derivative
8 12 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.80%) Podcast
10 7 (1.57%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.35%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.12%) Wiki
12 5 (1.12%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 251 (56.40%) Windows
2 31 (6.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.82%) Linux
5 13 (2.92%) CentOS
6 12 (2.70%) Android
6 12 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.57%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.12%) UNIX
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (41.12%) MVC
3 149 (33.48%) TDD
4 138 (31.01%) OO
5 117 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
6 111 (24.94%) Scrum
7 103 (23.15%) E-Commerce
8 94 (21.12%) BDD
9 91 (20.45%) SDLC
10 74 (16.63%) SOA
11 64 (14.38%) UML
12 56 (12.58%) Multithreading
13 55 (12.36%) Mobile Application Development
14 53 (11.91%) Open Source
15 52 (11.69%) Pair Programming
16 50 (11.24%) Software Engineering
17 44 (9.89%) OOD
18 40 (8.99%) Unit Testing
19 37 (8.31%) OOP
20 36 (8.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 392 (88.09%) C#
2 220 (49.44%) SQL
3 211 (47.42%) JavaScript
4 65 (14.61%) PowerShell
4 65 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 54 (12.13%) VB.NET
6 44 (9.89%) Java
7 36 (8.09%) VBA
8 24 (5.39%) Ruby
9 21 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 20 (4.49%) F#
11 18 (4.04%) VB
12 14 (3.15%) VB6
13 7 (1.57%) Python
13 7 (1.57%) C
14 6 (1.35%) Scala
15 5 (1.12%) Delphi
16 4 (0.90%) PHP
16 4 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (6.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (15.06%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.90%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) HL7
4 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 29 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.94%) Docker
3 16 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 36 (8.09%) Puppet
2 30 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.37%) HAProxy
4 11 (2.47%) Nagios
5 10 (2.25%) SCOM
6 9 (2.02%) SCCM
6 9 (2.02%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.12%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 168 (37.75%) Microsoft
2 130 (29.21%) Oracle
3 28 (6.29%) Google
4 23 (5.17%) TIBCO
5 16 (3.60%) VMware
5 16 (3.60%) Red Gate
6 14 (3.15%) Citrix
7 13 (2.92%) Sybase
8 12 (2.70%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.25%) Twitter
10 9 (2.02%) Symantec
10 9 (2.02%) HP
10 9 (2.02%) Dell
10 9 (2.02%) EMC
11 8 (1.80%) IBM
12 7 (1.57%) Xamarin
13 5 (1.12%) RedPrairie
13 5 (1.12%) Endeca
14 4 (0.90%) Telerik
15 2 (0.45%) Cisco
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and training allow
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago