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 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 613 605 731
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +126
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 280 286 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.65% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 220 242 155
Average salary £48,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.59%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014 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 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
England -6 269 £50,000 -9.09% 13
London -71 108 £55,000 - 3
South East +36 88 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +12 34 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +24 25 £47,500 +26.66%
South West +8 23 £50,000 +42.04% 3
Kent +7 23 £50,000 +17.64%
Portsmouth 0 23 - - 1
North West -17 18 £37,608 -1.03% 3
West Yorkshire +3 17 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Yorkshire -18 17 £36,250 +20.83% 1
City of London -18 16 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Windsor - 16 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +14 13 £55,000 +29.41%
Swindon - 11 £40,000 - 3
Basingstoke - 11 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 11 £40,000 - 3
Bristol - 10 £75,000 -
Scotland +18 9 £30,000 -22.07%
Manchester -26 9 £37,608 -5.38% 1
Halifax - 9 £35,000 - 1
Leeds -9 8 £42,500 +41.66%
Cheshire +7 7 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Edinburgh +5 7 £30,000 -22.07%
Macclesfield 0 7 £37,500 +25.00% 2
East of England -17 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Surrey -8 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Leatherhead -11 5 £55,000 -8.33%
West Midlands -14 5 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Slough - 5 £47,500 -

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 529 (91.52%) .NET
2 505 (87.37%) C#
3 456 (78.89%) SQL Server
4 398 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
5 391 (67.65%) ASP.NET
6 338 (58.48%) JavaScript
7 334 (57.79%) MVC
8 314 (54.33%) TDD
9 308 (53.29%) HTML
10 292 (50.52%) CSS
11 291 (50.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 276 (47.75%) SQL
13 260 (44.98%) jQuery
14 259 (44.81%) WCF
15 255 (44.12%) BDD
16 254 (43.94%) IIS
17 250 (43.25%) NUnit
18 235 (40.66%) E-Commerce
19 229 (39.62%) .NET Framework
20 221 (38.24%) Microsoft
21 218 (37.72%) OO
22 212 (36.68%) Windows
23 184 (31.83%) SOAP
24 178 (30.80%) NHibernate
25 173 (29.93%) Scrum
26 172 (29.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 168 (29.07%) Git (software)
28 165 (28.55%) TeamCity
29 164 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
30 163 (28.20%) Web Services

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 254 (43.94%) IIS
2 99 (17.13%) Confluence
3 37 (6.40%) Apache
4 36 (6.23%) BizTalk Server
5 35 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 31 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (4.33%) NServiceBus
8 23 (3.98%) WordPress
9 21 (3.63%) CMS
10 20 (3.46%) K2 blackpearl
11 17 (2.94%) MS Exchange
12 15 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (2.42%) JBoss
14 10 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (1.56%) Lync
16 8 (1.38%) SharePoint
17 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
18 6 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
18 6 (1.04%) WebSphere
18 6 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 121 (20.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.42%) SaaS
4 9 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (1.56%) GitHub
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.35%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.46%) HTTP
2 44 (7.61%) TCP/IP
3 39 (6.75%) Internet
4 31 (5.36%) SSL
5 26 (4.50%) Intranet
6 25 (4.33%) Extranet
7 17 (2.94%) SAN
8 11 (1.90%) IPv4
8 11 (1.90%) DNS
8 11 (1.90%) SNMP
8 11 (1.90%) DHCP
9 10 (1.73%) NAS
9 10 (1.73%) AMQP
10 9 (1.56%) SSH
10 9 (1.56%) Firewall
11 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.04%) DMZ
11 6 (1.04%) MPLS
11 6 (1.04%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.04%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 456 (78.89%) SQL Server
2 140 (24.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 130 (22.49%) RavenDB
4 82 (14.19%) MongoDB
5 63 (10.90%) NoSQL
6 57 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 51 (8.82%) Big Data
8 38 (6.57%) Hadoop
9 33 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (5.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 31 (5.36%) Relational Database
12 30 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (4.67%) Oracle Database
14 26 (4.50%) Redis
15 23 (3.98%) MySQL
16 19 (3.29%) RDBMS
17 17 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
18 14 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (1.90%) InterSystems Cache
19 11 (1.90%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 250 (43.25%) NUnit
2 168 (29.07%) Git (software)
3 165 (28.55%) TeamCity
4 161 (27.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 145 (25.09%) Moq
6 138 (23.88%) Cucumber
7 128 (22.15%) NCrunch
8 119 (20.59%) Visual Studio
9 115 (19.90%) ReSharper
10 110 (19.03%) SpecFlow
11 102 (17.65%) JIRA
12 93 (16.09%) WATIR
13 63 (10.90%) Subversion
14 61 (10.55%) CruiseControl
15 55 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 53 (9.17%) MSBuild
17 31 (5.36%) FitNesse
18 30 (5.19%) WebDriver
19 26 (4.50%) Selenium
20 22 (3.81%) Log4Net
General
1 134 (23.18%) Retail
2 102 (17.65%) Back Office
3 85 (14.71%) Finance
4 37 (6.40%) Games
5 27 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.08%) Advertising
7 10 (1.73%) Banking
8 9 (1.56%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 447 (77.34%) Developer
2 201 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 153 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 91 (15.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 83 (14.36%) Software Developer
6 82 (14.19%) Senior Developer
7 45 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 42 (7.27%) Web Developer
9 32 (5.54%) Senior C# Developer
10 30 (5.19%) Agile .NET Developer
11 26 (4.50%) Architect
12 23 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (3.98%) C# Software Developer
13 22 (3.81%) Intranet Developer
14 20 (3.46%) Senior Software Developer
15 19 (3.29%) QA Engineer
15 19 (3.29%) Applications Developer
15 19 (3.29%) .NET Software Developer
16 17 (2.94%) .NET Applications Developer
17 16 (2.77%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (91.52%) .NET
2 391 (67.65%) ASP.NET
3 308 (53.29%) HTML
4 292 (50.52%) CSS
5 291 (50.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 260 (44.98%) jQuery
7 259 (44.81%) WCF
8 229 (39.62%) .NET Framework
9 184 (31.83%) SOAP
10 178 (30.80%) NHibernate
11 172 (29.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 163 (28.20%) Web Services
13 159 (27.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 124 (21.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 122 (21.11%) REST
16 113 (19.55%) RabbitMQ
17 109 (18.86%) Spring.NET
18 102 (17.65%) Dapper ORM
19 96 (16.61%) StructureMap
20 95 (16.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.17%) Blog
1 53 (9.17%) Open Source
2 47 (8.13%) Mobile App
3 46 (7.96%) Inversion of Control
4 42 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.71%) User Experience
6 23 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.42%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.90%) Clustering
10 8 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.21%) EFT
11 7 (1.21%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.04%) Replication
12 6 (1.04%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.87%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.69%) Data Extraction
15 3 (0.52%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 212 (36.68%) Windows
2 49 (8.48%) Linux
3 33 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (5.02%) CentOS
5 26 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.94%) Android
6 17 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.94%) Windows Phone
7 16 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.56%) UNIX
9 6 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (1.04%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (57.79%) MVC
3 314 (54.33%) TDD
4 255 (44.12%) BDD
5 235 (40.66%) E-Commerce
6 218 (37.72%) OO
7 173 (29.93%) Scrum
8 164 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
9 140 (24.22%) OOD
10 127 (21.97%) Pair Programming
11 119 (20.59%) SOA
12 93 (16.09%) Refactoring
13 84 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
14 82 (14.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (13.84%) ERP
16 75 (12.98%) Mentoring
17 73 (12.63%) Unit Testing
17 73 (12.63%) Software Engineering
18 72 (12.46%) OOA/OOD
19 52 (9.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 505 (87.37%) C#
2 338 (58.48%) JavaScript
3 276 (47.75%) SQL
4 156 (26.99%) Ruby
5 146 (25.26%) VB.NET
6 99 (17.13%) T-SQL
7 71 (12.28%) Java
8 45 (7.79%) VB
9 41 (7.09%) PowerShell
10 26 (4.50%) VB6
10 26 (4.50%) VBScript
11 12 (2.08%) C++
11 12 (2.08%) PHP
12 11 (1.90%) Python
12 11 (1.90%) F#
13 9 (1.56%) Perl
13 9 (1.56%) Delphi
14 8 (1.38%) Scala
15 6 (1.04%) XPath
16 5 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (6.92%) Degree
2 6 (1.04%) APMP
3 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MCSE
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 45 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.46%) SCOM
3 15 (2.60%) SCCM
4 14 (2.42%) Puppet
5 9 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.87%) MOM
7 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 221 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 111 (19.20%) Oracle
3 93 (16.09%) Endeca
3 93 (16.09%) RedPrairie
4 46 (7.96%) Telerik
5 29 (5.02%) VMware
6 27 (4.67%) Google
7 17 (2.94%) Red Gate
7 17 (2.94%) Xamarin
8 15 (2.60%) HP
9 14 (2.42%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.73%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.56%) Symantec
11 9 (1.56%) Dell
11 9 (1.56%) EMC
12 6 (1.04%) Nortel
12 6 (1.04%) Cisco
12 6 (1.04%) IBM
12 6 (1.04%) Clearswift
12 6 (1.04%) BT
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + + Excellent flexi benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Bounus and Benefits
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City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
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Swindon
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Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
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