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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 624 609 781
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +172
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 290 258 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 178 211 97
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,282 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +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
43136 41753 46830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.71% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36299 36236 41123
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -15 276 £52,500 +5.00% 20
London -30 133 £55,000 -8.33% 9
South East +51 107 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Hampshire +63 84 £40,000 - 1
Portsmouth +18 65 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 19 £40,000 - 1
City of London -9 18 £55,000 - 1
South West -1 17 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Surrey - 12 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 12 £70,000 - 2
Leatherhead - 12 £45,000 -
Scotland -7 11 £35,000 - 1
North West -30 10 £37,608 -7.14% 2
Manchester -15 8 £37,608 -7.14%
Kent +3 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh -9 6 £35,000 -
North East - 5 £45,000 - 2
Rochester - 4 £40,000 -
East of England -21 3 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Macclesfield +1 2 £51,250 +70.83% 2
Dorset -6 2 - -
Wales -11 2 £33,500 -6.29% 1
South Wales -11 2 £33,500 -6.29% 1
Berkshire -15 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Cheshire -24 2 £51,250 +70.83% 2
Stansted - 2 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 -
Essex - 2 £36,250 -
Fife - 2 £35,000 - 1

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 468 (85.09%) .NET
2 423 (76.91%) C#
3 413 (75.09%) SQL Server
4 366 (66.55%) Agile Software Development
5 339 (61.64%) ASP.NET
6 299 (54.36%) TDD
7 290 (52.73%) IIS
8 279 (50.73%) WCF
9 270 (49.09%) SQL
10 259 (47.09%) JavaScript
11 255 (46.36%) Microsoft
12 244 (44.36%) HTML
13 241 (43.82%) CSS
14 237 (43.09%) ASP.NET MVC
15 228 (41.45%) E-Commerce
15 228 (41.45%) MVC
16 218 (39.64%) BDD
17 217 (39.45%) .NET Framework
18 214 (38.91%) NUnit
19 211 (38.36%) jQuery
20 207 (37.64%) Windows
21 184 (33.45%) OO
22 172 (31.27%) TeamCity
23 171 (31.09%) Web Services
24 165 (30.00%) Git (software)
25 161 (29.27%) Rhino Mocks
26 160 (29.09%) Ruby
27 158 (28.73%) Scrum
28 153 (27.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 152 (27.64%) Continuous Integration

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 290 (52.73%) IIS
2 107 (19.45%) Confluence
3 55 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 53 (9.64%) Apache
5 37 (6.73%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (6.00%) NServiceBus
7 31 (5.64%) WebSphere
8 29 (5.27%) WordPress
9 20 (3.64%) K2 blackpearl
10 17 (3.09%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.82%) CMS
11 10 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.09%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.36%) SAS
15 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.18%) JRun
Applications
1 110 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.73%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (0.55%) assyst
3 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 50 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.18%) GitHub
3 3 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Force.com
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.55%) HTTP
2 56 (10.18%) TCP/IP
3 48 (8.73%) SSL
4 42 (7.64%) Internet
5 33 (6.00%) SAN
6 30 (5.45%) DNS
6 30 (5.45%) DHCP
7 28 (5.09%) SNMP
7 28 (5.09%) IPv4
8 27 (4.91%) NAS
9 20 (3.64%) Intranet
10 16 (2.91%) SSH
10 16 (2.91%) Firewall
11 14 (2.55%) Extranet
12 6 (1.09%) VPN
13 5 (0.91%) FCoE
13 5 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.91%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.91%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (75.09%) SQL Server
2 136 (24.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 132 (24.00%) RavenDB
4 78 (14.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 60 (10.91%) NoSQL
6 52 (9.45%) MongoDB
7 42 (7.64%) MySQL
8 34 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (6.18%) Relational Database
9 30 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
10 29 (5.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 29 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (5.27%) Redis
11 28 (5.09%) MariaDB
12 23 (4.18%) RDBMS
13 21 (3.82%) Big Data
14 19 (3.45%) Hadoop
15 18 (3.27%) Oracle Database
16 15 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 214 (38.91%) NUnit
2 172 (31.27%) TeamCity
3 165 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 161 (29.27%) Rhino Mocks
5 136 (24.73%) Cucumber
6 134 (24.36%) Moq
7 126 (22.91%) ReSharper
8 123 (22.36%) NCrunch
9 111 (20.18%) JIRA
10 94 (17.09%) WATIR
11 92 (16.73%) SpecFlow
12 82 (14.91%) Visual Studio
13 70 (12.73%) Subversion
14 54 (9.82%) MSBuild
15 53 (9.64%) CruiseControl
16 51 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (5.45%) Jasmine
17 30 (5.45%) Log4Net
18 27 (4.91%) Selenium
19 26 (4.73%) WebDriver
General
1 123 (22.36%) Retail
2 108 (19.64%) Finance
3 85 (15.45%) Back Office
4 31 (5.64%) Games
5 23 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.27%) Marketing
7 5 (0.91%) Advertising
7 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.91%) Banking
8 3 (0.55%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 380 (69.09%) Developer
2 199 (36.18%) .NET Developer
3 151 (27.45%) C# Developer
4 100 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 81 (14.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (12.91%) Software Developer
7 59 (10.73%) Senior C# Developer
8 49 (8.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 41 (7.45%) Architect
10 34 (6.18%) C# Software Developer
11 31 (5.64%) Agile .NET Developer
12 26 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
13 25 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
14 22 (4.00%) QA Engineer
15 21 (3.82%) Junior Developer
15 21 (3.82%) Junior
16 20 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
16 20 (3.64%) Junior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 468 (85.09%) .NET
2 339 (61.64%) ASP.NET
3 279 (50.73%) WCF
4 244 (44.36%) HTML
5 241 (43.82%) CSS
6 237 (43.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 217 (39.45%) .NET Framework
8 211 (38.36%) jQuery
9 171 (31.09%) Web Services
10 153 (27.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 148 (26.91%) SOAP
11 148 (26.91%) NHibernate
12 135 (24.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 123 (22.36%) REST
14 111 (20.18%) Spring.NET
15 99 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 95 (17.27%) Dapper ORM
17 94 (17.09%) StructureMap
18 89 (16.18%) RabbitMQ
19 85 (15.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.18%) Mobile App
2 38 (6.91%) Open Source
3 33 (6.00%) Blog
4 32 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (5.64%) User Experience
5 31 (5.64%) Computer Science
6 30 (5.45%) Clustering
7 24 (4.36%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (2.18%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.64%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.91%) Statistics
11 5 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.91%) Replication
11 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.91%) EFT
12 4 (0.73%) NHS
13 2 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 207 (37.64%) Windows
2 50 (9.09%) Linux
3 36 (6.55%) CentOS
4 30 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 30 (5.45%) Android
5 29 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (5.27%) Windows Phone
6 26 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.91%) UNIX
9 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.91%) HPUX
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (66.55%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (54.36%) TDD
3 228 (41.45%) E-Commerce
3 228 (41.45%) MVC
4 218 (39.64%) BDD
5 184 (33.45%) OO
6 158 (28.73%) Scrum
7 152 (27.64%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (23.27%) Pair Programming
9 125 (22.73%) OOD
10 104 (18.91%) SOA
11 99 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
12 97 (17.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 95 (17.27%) Refactoring
14 93 (16.91%) ERP
15 79 (14.36%) Unit Testing
15 79 (14.36%) Mentoring
16 71 (12.91%) OOA/OOD
17 62 (11.27%) Migration
18 49 (8.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 423 (76.91%) C#
2 270 (49.09%) SQL
3 259 (47.09%) JavaScript
4 160 (29.09%) Ruby
5 135 (24.55%) VB.NET
6 84 (15.27%) T-SQL
7 57 (10.36%) VB
8 53 (9.64%) Java
9 43 (7.82%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.18%) VBScript
11 21 (3.82%) VB6
12 16 (2.91%) Perl
13 14 (2.55%) VBA
14 11 (2.00%) SPARQL
15 7 (1.27%) PHP
15 7 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.09%) C++
17 5 (0.91%) PowerHouse
18 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.73%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (8.55%) Degree
2 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.91%) APMP
4 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.36%) CCNA
4 2 (0.36%) MCSA
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.18%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) HL7
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 69 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.36%) Samba
4 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.36%) Squid
Systems Management
1 42 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (5.09%) Puppet
2 28 (5.09%) SCOM
3 12 (2.18%) MOM
3 12 (2.18%) WSUS
4 7 (1.27%) SCCM
5 3 (0.55%) Control-M
6 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 255 (46.36%) Microsoft
2 99 (18.00%) Endeca
3 94 (17.09%) RedPrairie
4 74 (13.45%) Oracle
5 41 (7.45%) VMware
6 37 (6.73%) Telerik
7 35 (6.36%) JBoss
8 29 (5.27%) Google
8 29 (5.27%) Red Gate
8 29 (5.27%) Xamarin
9 25 (4.55%) TIBCO
10 15 (2.73%) Sybase
11 12 (2.18%) Cisco
12 10 (1.82%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.64%) SAP
14 8 (1.45%) Unisys
15 7 (1.27%) IBM
15 7 (1.27%) HP
16 5 (0.91%) Brocade
16 5 (0.91%) Fujitsu
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fife
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, flextime
Posted: 20 days ago