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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 618 607 806
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +199
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 290 268 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.64% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 189 221 84
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,608 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%

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
42759 42091 46176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 39.72% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36020 36508 40420
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +6 272 £50,000 - 20
London -23 134 £55,000 -6.38% 10
South East +50 98 £41,000 +2.50% 7
Hampshire +53 72 £40,000 - 2
Portsmouth +18 55 £35,000 - 2
South West +2 19 £70,000 +40.00%
Basingstoke - 17 £40,000 -
City of London -6 16 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Scotland +3 15 £35,000 -
Bristol - 14 £70,000 -
North West -28 13 £37,608 +1.64% 2
Surrey - 12 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 11 £45,000 -
Manchester -11 9 £37,608 -7.14% 1
Edinburgh -6 8 £37,500 -
Kent -6 7 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Berkshire -10 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North East - 5 £45,000 -
Macclesfield -1 4 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Cheshire -20 4 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Windsor - 4 £40,000 - 1
Fife - 4 £35,000 -
Rochester - 4 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +1 3 - -
Dorset -3 2 - -
South Wales -6 2 £33,500 -6.29% 2
Wales -12 2 £33,500 -6.29% 3
Sussex - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 -
Swindon +4 1 - -

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 480 (85.87%) .NET
2 442 (79.07%) C#
3 431 (77.10%) SQL Server
4 381 (68.16%) Agile Software Development
5 367 (65.65%) ASP.NET
6 316 (56.53%) TDD
7 288 (51.52%) IIS
8 276 (49.37%) WCF
9 273 (48.84%) JavaScript
10 272 (48.66%) SQL
11 259 (46.33%) HTML
12 255 (45.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 254 (45.44%) CSS
14 249 (44.54%) Microsoft
14 249 (44.54%) MVC
15 234 (41.86%) E-Commerce
16 231 (41.32%) BDD
17 225 (40.25%) NUnit
18 223 (39.89%) jQuery
19 217 (38.82%) .NET Framework
20 203 (36.31%) Windows
21 196 (35.06%) OO
22 181 (32.38%) TeamCity
23 175 (31.31%) Git (software)
23 175 (31.31%) Web Services
24 171 (30.59%) Rhino Mocks
25 168 (30.05%) Ruby
26 167 (29.87%) Scrum
27 161 (28.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 160 (28.62%) NHibernate

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 288 (51.52%) IIS
2 113 (20.21%) Confluence
3 58 (10.38%) Tomcat
4 54 (9.66%) Apache
5 40 (7.16%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (5.90%) NServiceBus
7 29 (5.19%) WordPress
8 28 (5.01%) WebSphere
9 22 (3.94%) K2 blackpearl
10 17 (3.04%) MS Exchange
11 11 (1.97%) CMS
12 10 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.36%) SAS
16 1 (0.18%) CICS
Applications
1 118 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.54%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.15%) GitHub
4 3 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.88%) HTTP
2 57 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 49 (8.77%) SSL
4 44 (7.87%) Internet
5 33 (5.90%) SAN
6 29 (5.19%) DNS
6 29 (5.19%) DHCP
7 27 (4.83%) SNMP
7 27 (4.83%) IPv4
8 26 (4.65%) NAS
9 21 (3.76%) Intranet
10 18 (3.22%) Extranet
11 16 (2.86%) SSH
12 15 (2.68%) Firewall
13 6 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.07%) FCoE
13 6 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.07%) MPLS
13 6 (1.07%) DMZ
13 6 (1.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (77.10%) SQL Server
2 144 (25.76%) RavenDB
3 141 (25.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (14.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 62 (11.09%) MongoDB
6 61 (10.91%) NoSQL
7 41 (7.33%) MySQL
8 35 (6.26%) Relational Database
9 33 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (5.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 29 (5.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 29 (5.19%) Redis
12 27 (4.83%) MariaDB
13 26 (4.65%) Big Data
14 23 (4.11%) RDBMS
15 22 (3.94%) Oracle Database
16 21 (3.76%) Hadoop
17 17 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 225 (40.25%) NUnit
2 181 (32.38%) TeamCity
3 175 (31.31%) Git (software)
4 171 (30.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 143 (25.58%) Moq
6 142 (25.40%) Cucumber
7 131 (23.43%) ReSharper
8 129 (23.08%) NCrunch
9 114 (20.39%) JIRA
10 100 (17.89%) WATIR
11 93 (16.64%) SpecFlow
12 83 (14.85%) Visual Studio
13 67 (11.99%) Subversion
14 56 (10.02%) CruiseControl
15 51 (9.12%) MSBuild
16 49 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (5.37%) Log4Net
18 29 (5.19%) Jasmine
19 28 (5.01%) Selenium
20 26 (4.65%) WebDriver
General
1 122 (21.82%) Retail
2 103 (18.43%) Finance
3 90 (16.10%) Back Office
4 32 (5.72%) Games
5 22 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.89%) Marketing
6 5 (0.89%) Advertising
7 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 394 (70.48%) Developer
2 207 (37.03%) .NET Developer
3 150 (26.83%) C# Developer
4 101 (18.07%) Senior Developer
5 82 (14.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (14.13%) Software Developer
7 59 (10.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 50 (8.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (7.51%) Architect
10 39 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
11 37 (6.62%) Agile .NET Developer
12 30 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (5.01%) Senior Software Developer
14 22 (3.94%) QA Engineer
15 21 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 20 (3.58%) Junior Developer
16 20 (3.58%) Junior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.58%) Junior
17 19 (3.40%) Technical Leader
18 18 (3.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (85.87%) .NET
2 367 (65.65%) ASP.NET
3 276 (49.37%) WCF
4 259 (46.33%) HTML
5 255 (45.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 254 (45.44%) CSS
7 223 (39.89%) jQuery
8 217 (38.82%) .NET Framework
9 175 (31.31%) Web Services
10 161 (28.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 160 (28.62%) NHibernate
12 155 (27.73%) SOAP
13 148 (26.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 127 (22.72%) REST
15 117 (20.93%) Spring.NET
16 108 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web API
17 101 (18.07%) Dapper ORM
18 100 (17.89%) StructureMap
19 95 (16.99%) RabbitMQ
20 74 (13.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.87%) Mobile App
2 41 (7.33%) Open Source
3 32 (5.72%) Blog
4 31 (5.55%) User Experience
5 29 (5.19%) Clustering
6 27 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (4.47%) Computer Science
8 23 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (2.15%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.97%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.07%) Replication
12 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.89%) EFT
14 4 (0.72%) NHS
14 4 (0.72%) Statistics
14 4 (0.72%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 203 (36.31%) Windows
2 53 (9.48%) Linux
3 38 (6.80%) CentOS
4 31 (5.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (5.19%) Android
5 29 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 28 (5.01%) Windows Phone
6 28 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (1.07%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.07%) HPUX
10 5 (0.89%) UNIX
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (68.16%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (56.53%) TDD
3 249 (44.54%) MVC
4 234 (41.86%) E-Commerce
5 231 (41.32%) BDD
6 196 (35.06%) OO
7 167 (29.87%) Scrum
8 154 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
9 133 (23.79%) Pair Programming
10 131 (23.43%) OOD
11 117 (20.93%) SOA
12 102 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
13 101 (18.07%) Refactoring
14 98 (17.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 96 (17.17%) ERP
16 80 (14.31%) Mentoring
17 77 (13.77%) Unit Testing
18 75 (13.42%) OOA/OOD
19 64 (11.45%) Migration
20 46 (8.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 442 (79.07%) C#
2 273 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 272 (48.66%) SQL
4 168 (30.05%) Ruby
5 144 (25.76%) VB.NET
6 81 (14.49%) T-SQL
7 56 (10.02%) Java
8 53 (9.48%) VB
9 38 (6.80%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.11%) VBScript
11 22 (3.94%) VB6
12 16 (2.86%) Perl
13 11 (1.97%) VBA
13 11 (1.97%) SPARQL
14 10 (1.79%) PHP
15 8 (1.43%) C++
16 6 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.89%) PowerHouse
18 4 (0.72%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (7.51%) Degree
2 6 (1.07%) APMP
3 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.36%) MCSA
4 2 (0.36%) CCNA
4 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.84%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) HL7
3 2 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) Basel II
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (11.09%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.54%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.36%) Samba
4 2 (0.36%) Squid
4 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 43 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (5.01%) Puppet
3 27 (4.83%) SCOM
4 12 (2.15%) MOM
5 11 (1.97%) WSUS
6 8 (1.43%) SCCM
7 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.18%) Control-M
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 249 (44.54%) Microsoft
2 101 (18.07%) Endeca
3 100 (17.89%) RedPrairie
4 77 (13.77%) Oracle
5 43 (7.69%) Telerik
6 39 (6.98%) VMware
7 35 (6.26%) JBoss
8 28 (5.01%) Google
8 28 (5.01%) Red Gate
8 28 (5.01%) Xamarin
9 24 (4.29%) TIBCO
10 15 (2.68%) Sybase
11 11 (1.97%) Cisco
12 10 (1.79%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.61%) SAP
14 8 (1.43%) HP
14 8 (1.43%) IBM
14 8 (1.43%) Unisys
15 6 (1.07%) Clearswift
15 6 (1.07%) BT
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £80k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £80k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 22 days ago