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 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 711 631 622
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -9
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 182 282 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.64% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 146 172 209
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -81 181 £55,000 +10.00% 11
London -5 109 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East -61 34 £55,000 +25.71% 3
North West +15 22 £42,500 +13.00% 1
Manchester +14 21 £42,500 +13.00% 1
Kent +6 17 £62,500 +38.88% 2
City of London +26 15 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +24 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Reading - 11 £42,500 -
East of England +3 8 £28,500 -24.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells -24 7 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Essex -5 5 £28,500 -21.37%
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
Norwich +8 2 £35,000 - 1
Norfolk +7 2 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £32,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £32,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £50,000 -
Derby - 2 £32,000 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire +4 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Surrey -7 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Harrow - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £65,000 -

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 337 (82.20%) C#
2 332 (80.98%) .NET
3 271 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
4 269 (65.61%) SQL Server
5 218 (53.17%) Windows
6 191 (46.59%) SQL
7 174 (42.44%) JavaScript
8 172 (41.95%) ASP.NET
9 157 (38.29%) WCF
10 152 (37.07%) MVC
11 147 (35.85%) IIS
11 147 (35.85%) HTML
12 142 (34.63%) TDD
13 140 (34.15%) CSS
14 138 (33.66%) Finance
15 136 (33.17%) NUnit
15 136 (33.17%) Microsoft
16 108 (26.34%) Visual Studio
17 106 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
18 103 (25.12%) PowerShell
19 98 (23.90%) Scrum
20 97 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
21 96 (23.41%) WPF
22 95 (23.17%) jQuery
22 95 (23.17%) Web Services
23 93 (22.68%) Oracle
24 87 (21.22%) XML
25 85 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
26 83 (20.24%) QA
26 83 (20.24%) SOAP

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 147 (35.85%) IIS
2 35 (8.54%) NServiceBus
3 31 (7.56%) WebSphere
4 22 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.41%) Lync
6 12 (2.93%) Node.js
7 10 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.44%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.20%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.95%) SAS
10 7 (1.71%) JBoss
10 7 (1.71%) Apache
11 6 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.46%) CMS
12 4 (0.98%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.98%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.49%) Mule
13 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.49%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 72 (17.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) SPSS
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 97 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.93%) SaaS
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.73%) CloudFront
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.05%) HTTP
1 33 (8.05%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.41%) Firewall
3 7 (1.71%) DNS
3 7 (1.71%) DHCP
4 6 (1.46%) LAN
4 6 (1.46%) WAN
4 6 (1.46%) VPN
4 6 (1.46%) Internet
5 4 (0.98%) SAN
5 4 (0.98%) Network Security
6 3 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.73%) VLAN
6 3 (0.73%) CTI
6 3 (0.73%) SMTP
7 2 (0.49%) FTP
7 2 (0.49%) WEP
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (65.61%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (10.73%) MongoDB
4 34 (8.29%) NoSQL
5 32 (7.80%) Redis
6 31 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (3.66%) Big Data
11 13 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (3.17%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.17%) Event Store
12 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (2.20%) RavenDB
16 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 136 (33.17%) NUnit
2 108 (26.34%) Visual Studio
3 79 (19.27%) Git (software)
4 65 (15.85%) SpecFlow
5 49 (11.95%) FitNesse
6 48 (11.71%) MSBuild
7 44 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 44 (10.73%) Subversion
8 27 (6.59%) Jenkins
9 24 (5.85%) Hudson
10 23 (5.61%) Rhino Mocks
11 19 (4.63%) Jasmine
12 18 (4.39%) Moq
13 17 (4.15%) TeamCity
14 14 (3.41%) ReSharper
15 13 (3.17%) Psake
16 12 (2.93%) NCrunch
17 11 (2.68%) CruiseControl
18 10 (2.44%) NSubstitute
19 9 (2.20%) Log4Net
General
1 138 (33.66%) Finance
2 50 (12.20%) Back Office
3 43 (10.49%) Banking
3 43 (10.49%) Retail
4 12 (2.93%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.68%) Front Office
5 11 (2.68%) Games
6 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.71%) Advertising
8 6 (1.46%) Legal
9 5 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 263 (64.15%) Developer
2 110 (26.83%) C# Developer
3 90 (21.95%) .NET Developer
4 68 (16.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (12.93%) Agile C# Developer
6 44 (10.73%) Software Developer
7 34 (8.29%) Architect
7 34 (8.29%) Senior Developer
8 30 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (7.07%) Software Engineer
10 28 (6.83%) Applications Support
11 27 (6.59%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (6.10%) Web Developer
12 25 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 24 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (5.12%) .NET Web Developer
15 17 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (4.15%) Support Engineer
16 16 (3.90%) Analyst
16 16 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (80.98%) .NET
2 172 (41.95%) ASP.NET
3 157 (38.29%) WCF
4 147 (35.85%) HTML
5 140 (34.15%) CSS
6 96 (23.41%) WPF
7 95 (23.17%) jQuery
7 95 (23.17%) Web Services
8 87 (21.22%) XML
9 85 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 83 (20.24%) SOAP
11 82 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 77 (18.78%) REST
13 71 (17.32%) RabbitMQ
14 69 (16.83%) AngularJS
15 61 (14.88%) Middleware
16 54 (13.17%) HTML5
17 53 (12.93%) NHibernate
18 51 (12.44%) LINQ
19 44 (10.73%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.78%) Blog
2 75 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (12.68%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (6.59%) Inversion of Control
6 23 (5.61%) Data Centre
7 18 (4.39%) Fixed Income
7 18 (4.39%) Equities
7 18 (4.39%) Derivative
8 15 (3.66%) User Experience
9 14 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (3.41%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.93%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.95%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.71%) Podcast
13 5 (1.22%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.73%) Clustering
14 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 218 (53.17%) Windows
2 40 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (7.80%) Linux
5 21 (5.12%) CentOS
6 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.24%) UNIX
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (37.07%) MVC
3 142 (34.63%) TDD
4 106 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (23.90%) Scrum
6 80 (19.51%) OO
7 76 (18.54%) E-Commerce
8 70 (17.07%) SOA
9 69 (16.83%) BDD
10 61 (14.88%) SDLC
11 59 (14.39%) UML
12 57 (13.90%) Software Engineering
13 56 (13.66%) DevOps
14 51 (12.44%) Open Source
15 49 (11.95%) Mobile Application Development
16 43 (10.49%) Pair Programming
17 42 (10.24%) OOP
18 41 (10.00%) Multithreading
19 37 (9.02%) Unit Testing
20 33 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 337 (82.20%) C#
2 191 (46.59%) SQL
3 174 (42.44%) JavaScript
4 103 (25.12%) PowerShell
5 82 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 49 (11.95%) VB.NET
7 39 (9.51%) VBA
8 28 (6.83%) Java
9 25 (6.10%) VB
10 21 (5.12%) F#
10 21 (5.12%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.93%) Python
12 12 (2.93%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (2.93%) VB6
13 10 (2.44%) Ruby
14 9 (2.20%) C++
15 6 (1.46%) XPath
16 5 (1.22%) C
16 5 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (6.83%) Degree
2 12 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.46%) MCSE
4 4 (0.98%) MCTS
4 4 (0.98%) MCITP
5 2 (0.49%) MCSA
5 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.49%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (20.24%) QA
2 10 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.71%) SLA
4 5 (1.22%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) Basel II
System Software
1 33 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.59%) Docker
3 11 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.98%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (14.63%) Puppet
2 51 (12.44%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (5.61%) HAProxy
4 21 (5.12%) SCOM
4 21 (5.12%) Nagios
5 14 (3.41%) SCCM
6 12 (2.93%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 136 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 93 (22.68%) Oracle
3 35 (8.54%) TIBCO
4 24 (5.85%) VMware
5 17 (4.15%) HP
5 17 (4.15%) Dell
6 14 (3.41%) EMC
7 10 (2.44%) Citrix
7 10 (2.44%) Red Gate
8 9 (2.20%) Cisco
9 8 (1.95%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (1.71%) Twitter
10 7 (1.71%) New Relic
10 7 (1.71%) Sybase
11 4 (0.98%) BMC
12 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.73%) IBM
12 3 (0.73%) Telerik
12 3 (0.73%) Google
12 3 (0.73%) Barracuda Networks
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