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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 622 628 716
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +88
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 262 270 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.64% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 201 232 157
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -9 259 £49,250 -10.45% 17
London -61 96 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East +2 73 £50,000 +8.10% 3
South West +14 33 £54,500 +58.08% 3
Hampshire - 30 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 24 £40,000 - 3
Berkshire +7 23 £47,500 +63.79% 1
Swindon - 22 £40,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +2 18 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -9 18 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Basingstoke - 17 £50,000 - 1
North West -16 15 £37,500 -7.40% 3
Portsmouth - 13 - -
Windsor - 13 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -4 12 £48,000 +21.51% 2
City of London -27 12 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Kent -14 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Halifax - 11 £35,000 - 1
East of England -7 9 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Surrey -8 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Tunbridge Wells +5 8 £43,750 +2.94%
Cheshire +3 8 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Leatherhead -5 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Macclesfield - 8 £37,500 - 1
Slough +4 7 £47,500 +63.79%
Leeds -3 7 £42,500 +41.66%
Birmingham -7 7 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Manchester -24 7 £37,608 -9.37% 2
Bristol - 7 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 517 (91.99%) .NET
2 496 (88.26%) C#
3 439 (78.11%) SQL Server
4 390 (69.40%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (64.59%) ASP.NET
6 338 (60.14%) JavaScript
7 318 (56.58%) MVC
8 298 (53.02%) HTML
9 285 (50.71%) TDD
10 277 (49.29%) CSS
11 270 (48.04%) SQL
12 254 (45.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 245 (43.59%) WCF
14 239 (42.53%) BDD
15 236 (41.99%) jQuery
16 231 (41.10%) Windows
17 225 (40.04%) NUnit
18 224 (39.86%) OO
19 223 (39.68%) Microsoft
20 218 (38.79%) IIS
21 209 (37.19%) E-Commerce
22 196 (34.88%) .NET Framework
23 193 (34.34%) SOAP
24 166 (29.54%) Scrum
25 151 (26.87%) NHibernate
26 150 (26.69%) Continuous Integration
27 146 (25.98%) Web Services
28 143 (25.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 135 (24.02%) Oracle
30 134 (23.84%) OOD

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 218 (38.79%) IIS
2 64 (11.39%) Confluence
3 35 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (4.98%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (4.80%) NServiceBus
6 24 (4.27%) Apache
7 22 (3.91%) WordPress
8 21 (3.74%) CMS
9 19 (3.38%) MS Exchange
9 19 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (3.02%) Tomcat
11 13 (2.31%) Lync
12 11 (1.96%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (1.42%) K2 blackpearl
14 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
14 8 (1.42%) JBoss
15 7 (1.25%) Apache Spark
16 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (1.07%) Umbraco
Applications
1 119 (21.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 90 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.49%) SaaS
4 10 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.71%) Trello
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.36%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 64 (11.39%) HTTP
2 29 (5.16%) TCP/IP
3 28 (4.98%) Internet
4 24 (4.27%) Intranet
5 23 (4.09%) Extranet
6 16 (2.85%) AMQP
7 11 (1.96%) SSL
8 10 (1.78%) SAN
9 6 (1.07%) FCoE
9 6 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (1.07%) MPLS
9 6 (1.07%) DMZ
9 6 (1.07%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.07%) Firewall
10 4 (0.71%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.53%) SSH
11 3 (0.53%) DNS
11 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (78.11%) SQL Server
2 118 (21.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (18.15%) RavenDB
4 77 (13.70%) MongoDB
5 59 (10.50%) NoSQL
6 50 (8.90%) Big Data
7 44 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 37 (6.58%) Hadoop
9 28 (4.98%) Oracle Database
10 26 (4.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 24 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (3.20%) Redis
14 16 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
14 16 (2.85%) MySQL
15 14 (2.49%) Relational Database
15 14 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
17 8 (1.42%) Data Mining
18 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 225 (40.04%) NUnit
2 129 (22.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 128 (22.78%) Visual Studio
4 126 (22.42%) TeamCity
5 123 (21.89%) Git (software)
6 115 (20.46%) SpecFlow
7 111 (19.75%) Moq
8 106 (18.86%) Cucumber
9 97 (17.26%) NCrunch
10 82 (14.59%) ReSharper
11 67 (11.92%) JIRA
12 63 (11.21%) WATIR
13 56 (9.96%) CruiseControl
14 50 (8.90%) Subversion
15 48 (8.54%) MSBuild
16 47 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
17 41 (7.30%) FitNesse
18 21 (3.74%) Jenkins
19 20 (3.56%) Jasmine
20 19 (3.38%) WebDriver
General
1 127 (22.60%) Retail
2 95 (16.90%) Back Office
3 76 (13.52%) Finance
4 31 (5.52%) Games
5 23 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.14%) Marketing
7 11 (1.96%) Banking
8 10 (1.78%) Advertising
9 5 (0.89%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 445 (79.18%) Developer
2 186 (33.10%) .NET Developer
3 150 (26.69%) C# Developer
4 92 (16.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (15.12%) Software Developer
6 80 (14.23%) Senior Developer
7 47 (8.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 38 (6.76%) Web Developer
9 28 (4.98%) Architect
10 24 (4.27%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (4.27%) Agile .NET Developer
11 23 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 22 (3.91%) Intranet Developer
13 20 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (3.20%) Applications Developer
14 18 (3.20%) Software Engineer
15 17 (3.02%) .NET Applications Developer
15 17 (3.02%) .NET Team Leader
15 17 (3.02%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (91.99%) .NET
2 363 (64.59%) ASP.NET
3 298 (53.02%) HTML
4 277 (49.29%) CSS
5 254 (45.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 245 (43.59%) WCF
7 236 (41.99%) jQuery
8 196 (34.88%) .NET Framework
9 193 (34.34%) SOAP
10 151 (26.87%) NHibernate
11 146 (25.98%) Web Services
12 143 (25.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 123 (21.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 118 (21.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 118 (21.00%) REST
15 109 (19.40%) XML
16 106 (18.86%) RabbitMQ
17 78 (13.88%) Spring.NET
18 72 (12.81%) Dapper ORM
19 69 (12.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.14%) Blog
2 54 (9.61%) Mobile App
3 49 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (8.36%) Inversion of Control
5 46 (8.19%) Open Source
6 39 (6.94%) User Experience
7 23 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (3.38%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.20%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.78%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.07%) Replication
13 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.89%) EFT
14 4 (0.71%) Data Extraction
14 4 (0.71%) Clustering
15 3 (0.53%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.53%) NHS
16 2 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 231 (41.10%) Windows
2 31 (5.52%) Linux
3 25 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.38%) Android
6 16 (2.85%) Windows Phone
7 14 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.14%) UNIX
9 11 (1.96%) CentOS
10 6 (1.07%) HPUX
10 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (69.40%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (56.58%) MVC
3 285 (50.71%) TDD
4 239 (42.53%) BDD
5 224 (39.86%) OO
6 209 (37.19%) E-Commerce
7 166 (29.54%) Scrum
8 150 (26.69%) Continuous Integration
9 134 (23.84%) OOD
10 111 (19.75%) SOA
11 100 (17.79%) Pair Programming
12 79 (14.06%) Software Engineering
13 70 (12.46%) Mentoring
13 70 (12.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 70 (12.46%) OOA/OOD
14 63 (11.21%) Refactoring
15 61 (10.85%) Unit Testing
16 54 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (9.07%) Automated Testing
18 50 (8.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 496 (88.26%) C#
2 338 (60.14%) JavaScript
3 270 (48.04%) SQL
4 117 (20.82%) Ruby
5 112 (19.93%) VB.NET
6 87 (15.48%) T-SQL
7 66 (11.74%) Java
8 41 (7.30%) PowerShell
9 32 (5.69%) VB
10 24 (4.27%) VBScript
10 24 (4.27%) VB6
11 12 (2.14%) F#
11 12 (2.14%) Python
11 12 (2.14%) C++
11 12 (2.14%) Delphi
12 10 (1.78%) Scala
12 10 (1.78%) PHP
13 9 (1.60%) VBA
14 6 (1.07%) XPath
15 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (8.36%) Degree
2 6 (1.07%) APMP
3 3 (0.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (14.59%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 44 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.38%) SCCM
2 16 (2.85%) SCOM
3 13 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 11 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.07%) Puppet
6 3 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 223 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 135 (24.02%) Oracle
3 63 (11.21%) Endeca
3 63 (11.21%) RedPrairie
4 34 (6.05%) Google
5 32 (5.69%) Telerik
6 29 (5.16%) VMware
7 19 (3.38%) HP
8 16 (2.85%) Red Gate
8 16 (2.85%) Xamarin
9 13 (2.31%) Symantec
9 13 (2.31%) Dell
9 13 (2.31%) EMC
10 10 (1.78%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.78%) Citrix
10 10 (1.78%) TIBCO
11 9 (1.60%) IBM
12 6 (1.07%) Clearswift
12 6 (1.07%) Avaya
12 6 (1.07%) Juniper
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