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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 668 675 681
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 235 261 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 210 194 175
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +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
41819 47152 43592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.17% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35756 40389 37891
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 29 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 29 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 +35 231 £50,000 - 16
London +33 117 £55,000 -2.22% 8
South East -31 60 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Kent +16 34 £62,500 +38.88% 2
North West +1 22 £40,000 - 3
City of London +53 21 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Manchester +12 21 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Berkshire +5 15 £55,000 +74.60% 1
West Midlands +9 13 £41,250 +26.92%
Tunbridge Wells -14 9 £62,500 +47.05% 1
South West -21 8 £51,250 +16.47%
Windsor - 8 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £35,000 -
Market Drayton - 6 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Surrey -1 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Wiltshire -18 5 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Reading - 5 £42,500 -
Leeds - 5 £32,500 -
Essex +6 4 £28,500 -40.00% 1
East of England +4 4 £28,500 -34.85% 2
Leatherhead -8 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Warwick - 4 £48,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £48,500 -
Birmingham -12 3 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 3 £65,000 -
Swindon -10 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Milton Keynes - 2 £50,000 -

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 388 (87.39%) C#
2 380 (85.59%) .NET
3 321 (72.30%) SQL Server
4 308 (69.37%) Agile Software Development
5 249 (56.08%) Windows
6 216 (48.65%) SQL
7 205 (46.17%) JavaScript
8 200 (45.05%) ASP.NET
9 181 (40.77%) MVC
10 175 (39.41%) IIS
11 170 (38.29%) WCF
12 165 (37.16%) CSS
13 161 (36.26%) HTML
14 159 (35.81%) Microsoft
15 148 (33.33%) TDD
16 145 (32.66%) NUnit
17 130 (29.28%) Visual Studio
18 125 (28.15%) Oracle
19 122 (27.48%) OO
19 122 (27.48%) Finance
20 118 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
21 113 (25.45%) Scrum
22 111 (25.00%) Web Services
23 104 (23.42%) SOAP
23 104 (23.42%) jQuery
24 102 (22.97%) XML
25 100 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
25 100 (22.52%) ASP.NET Web API
26 95 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
27 94 (21.17%) E-Commerce

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 175 (39.41%) IIS
2 42 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 33 (7.43%) NServiceBus
4 30 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.93%) JBoss
7 12 (2.70%) Apache
8 9 (2.03%) SAS
9 8 (1.80%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.80%) Lync
9 8 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.13%) Node.js
12 5 (1.13%) WordPress
13 2 (0.45%) Confluence
13 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.45%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.45%) CMS
14 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 83 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 95 (21.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.48%) SaaS
4 5 (1.13%) Trello
5 3 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.45%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.78%) HTTP
2 30 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.25%) Firewall
4 9 (2.03%) DNS
5 8 (1.80%) AMQP
6 7 (1.58%) DHCP
6 7 (1.58%) Internet
7 5 (1.13%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.90%) Network Security
8 4 (0.90%) SMTP
9 3 (0.68%) CTI
9 3 (0.68%) LAN
9 3 (0.68%) WAN
9 3 (0.68%) VPN
10 2 (0.45%) FTP
10 2 (0.45%) WEP
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco ICM
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (72.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 53 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 48 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 31 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (6.76%) Redis
6 24 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (4.73%) RavenDB
8 20 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (4.50%) Oracle Database
9 19 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (4.28%) Big Data
10 18 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (3.60%) Event Store
12 15 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 145 (32.66%) NUnit
2 130 (29.28%) Visual Studio
3 76 (17.12%) SpecFlow
4 71 (15.99%) Git (software)
5 55 (12.39%) FitNesse
6 44 (9.91%) Subversion
7 39 (8.78%) MSBuild
8 36 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (6.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (5.86%) TeamCity
11 25 (5.63%) Jenkins
12 21 (4.73%) Moq
13 20 (4.50%) ReSharper
14 19 (4.28%) Hudson
15 18 (4.05%) NCrunch
16 15 (3.38%) Jasmine
17 13 (2.93%) Psake
18 12 (2.70%) CruiseControl
19 11 (2.48%) Toad
20 9 (2.03%) Log4Net
General
1 122 (27.48%) Finance
2 61 (13.74%) Retail
3 53 (11.94%) Back Office
4 42 (9.46%) Banking
5 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.93%) Games
6 11 (2.48%) Front Office
6 11 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.25%) Marketing
8 6 (1.35%) Legal
8 6 (1.35%) Advertising
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 303 (68.24%) Developer
2 128 (28.83%) C# Developer
3 101 (22.75%) .NET Developer
4 76 (17.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (12.39%) Agile C# Developer
6 50 (11.26%) Software Developer
7 46 (10.36%) Senior Developer
8 37 (8.33%) Architect
9 33 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (7.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (6.76%) Web Developer
11 28 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (6.08%) .NET Web Developer
12 27 (6.08%) Software Engineer
13 25 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
14 22 (4.95%) Applications Support
15 21 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (4.28%) Analyst
17 18 (4.05%) C# Web Developer
18 16 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (85.59%) .NET
2 200 (45.05%) ASP.NET
3 170 (38.29%) WCF
4 165 (37.16%) CSS
5 161 (36.26%) HTML
6 111 (25.00%) Web Services
7 104 (23.42%) SOAP
7 104 (23.42%) jQuery
8 102 (22.97%) XML
9 100 (22.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 100 (22.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 83 (18.69%) REST
10 83 (18.69%) WPF
11 71 (15.99%) RabbitMQ
12 65 (14.64%) LINQ
13 64 (14.41%) AngularJS
14 60 (13.51%) NHibernate
15 57 (12.84%) HTML5
16 54 (12.16%) .NET Framework
16 54 (12.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 86 (19.37%) Blog
2 73 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (16.22%) Mobile App
4 29 (6.53%) User Experience
5 23 (5.18%) Data Centre
5 23 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (4.73%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (2.93%) Fixed Income
7 13 (2.93%) Equities
7 13 (2.93%) Derivative
8 11 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.03%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.80%) Podcast
10 8 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.58%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.13%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.13%) Wiki
13 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 249 (56.08%) Windows
2 36 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (5.41%) Linux
5 18 (4.05%) CentOS
6 10 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.25%) Android
7 8 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.68%) UNIX
9 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (69.37%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (40.77%) MVC
3 148 (33.33%) TDD
4 122 (27.48%) OO
5 118 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (25.45%) Scrum
7 94 (21.17%) E-Commerce
8 89 (20.05%) BDD
9 78 (17.57%) SDLC
10 75 (16.89%) SOA
11 71 (15.99%) UML
12 59 (13.29%) Open Source
12 59 (13.29%) Mobile Application Development
13 53 (11.94%) Multithreading
14 50 (11.26%) Pair Programming
15 48 (10.81%) Software Engineering
16 45 (10.14%) DevOps
17 41 (9.23%) Unit Testing
18 37 (8.33%) B2B
18 37 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 388 (87.39%) C#
2 216 (48.65%) SQL
3 205 (46.17%) JavaScript
4 78 (17.57%) PowerShell
5 73 (16.44%) T-SQL
6 50 (11.26%) VB.NET
7 40 (9.01%) VBA
8 33 (7.43%) Java
9 22 (4.95%) VB
10 21 (4.73%) PL/SQL
11 19 (4.28%) F#
12 15 (3.38%) Ruby
13 14 (3.15%) VB6
14 9 (2.03%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.80%) CoffeeScript
16 7 (1.58%) C
17 5 (1.13%) PHP
17 5 (1.13%) Python
18 4 (0.90%) XPath
19 3 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (7.66%) Degree
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (15.99%) QA
2 10 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.90%) HL7
3 4 (0.90%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 31 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.08%) Docker
3 15 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) XenApp
6 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 46 (10.36%) Puppet
2 39 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (4.50%) HAProxy
4 14 (3.15%) Nagios
4 14 (3.15%) SCOM
5 8 (1.80%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.80%) SCCM
6 7 (1.58%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 159 (35.81%) Microsoft
2 125 (28.15%) Oracle
3 29 (6.53%) TIBCO
4 18 (4.05%) VMware
4 18 (4.05%) Google
5 17 (3.83%) Citrix
6 16 (3.60%) Red Gate
7 13 (2.93%) Sybase
8 12 (2.70%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.25%) Twitter
10 8 (1.80%) IBM
10 8 (1.80%) HP
10 8 (1.80%) Dell
10 8 (1.80%) EMC
10 8 (1.80%) Symantec
11 5 (1.13%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.90%) Telerik
13 3 (0.68%) Infragistics
13 3 (0.68%) BMC
13 3 (0.68%) New Relic
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, flextime
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Parliamentary Digital Service
Salary: From £46,532 to £61,255 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago