The first table below looks at the demand for MSMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
Rank 205 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 3 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.30% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.84% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +83.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2018 2031 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.39% 36.38% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1809 1714
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MSMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MSMQ
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ across the West Midlands region.

MSMQ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MSMQ
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Birmingham -2 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
MSMQ
England

MSMQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (40.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat

MSMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) FogBugz
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Parallel Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware