Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MSMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSMQ over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 927 811 1007
Rank change year-on-year -116 +196 -102
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 208 359 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.53% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 186 319 221
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% -9.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £76,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% -9.52%

MSMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 63,250 67,436 71,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.50% 40.48% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52,771 56,209 62,991
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MSMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in England

MSMQ
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ in England.

Salary trend for MSMQ in England

MSMQ
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSMQ in England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for MSMQ in England

MSMQ
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 95 £74,500 +14.62% 10
South East -7 43 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North of England -34 34 £40,000 -36.00% 8
North West -48 24 £25,000 -60.00% 4
Midlands +29 18 £38,000 -10.06% 4
East Midlands +20 16 £38,000 -10.59% 3
East of England -11 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +16 10 £50,000 -16.67% 4
South West +3 4 £47,500 -20.83% 2
West Midlands +20 2 £42,000 +40.00% 1
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing MSMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 192 (92.31%) C#
2 181 (87.02%) .NET
3 153 (73.56%) SQL Server
4 139 (66.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 136 (65.38%) TDD
6 134 (64.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 133 (63.94%) MVC
8 130 (62.50%) ASP.NET
9 127 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
10 126 (60.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (53.37%) WCF
11 111 (53.37%) AngularJS
12 107 (51.44%) WPF
12 107 (51.44%) TeamCity
13 102 (49.04%) RESTful
14 97 (46.63%) .NET Framework
15 94 (45.19%) SQL
16 89 (42.79%) Multithreading
17 87 (41.83%) KnockoutJS
18 86 (41.35%) Entity Framework
19 83 (39.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 82 (39.42%) RabbitMQ
21 80 (38.46%) Web Application Development
21 80 (38.46%) MongoDB
22 79 (37.98%) Amazon AWS
23 76 (36.54%) BDD
23 76 (36.54%) Elasticsearch
24 75 (36.06%) Kibana
24 75 (36.06%) SQL Server 2016
24 75 (36.06%) Dependency Injection

MSMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (36.54%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (15.38%) IIS
3 29 (13.94%) NServiceBus
4 27 (12.98%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.73%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (9.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (6.73%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 139 (66.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (37.98%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.77%) PaaS
4 11 (5.29%) Serverless
5 10 (4.81%) Azure Functions
6 7 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.44%) Office 365
9 3 (1.44%) SaaS
10 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.48%) npm
11 1 (0.48%) NuGet
11 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.92%) DHCP
2 4 (1.92%) DNS
2 4 (1.92%) Firewall
2 4 (1.92%) SMS
3 2 (0.96%) HTTP
3 2 (0.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) AMQP
4 1 (0.48%) FTP
4 1 (0.48%) Skype
4 1 (0.48%) VLAN
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (73.56%) SQL Server
2 80 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 75 (36.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (6.73%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (6.73%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.40%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (2.40%) RavenDB
9 5 (2.40%) Redis
10 4 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.92%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.44%) MySQL
11 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.96%) Big Data
12 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 107 (51.44%) TeamCity
2 32 (15.38%) NUnit
3 20 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (9.13%) Artifactory
4 19 (9.13%) Bitbucket
4 19 (9.13%) Moq
4 19 (9.13%) NCrunch
4 19 (9.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 19 (9.13%) ReSharper
5 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 12 (5.77%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.37%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.88%) Selenium
9 5 (2.40%) JIRA
10 4 (1.92%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.92%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.96%) GitLab
12 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 60 (28.85%) Games
2 41 (19.71%) Finance
3 13 (6.25%) Banking
4 8 (3.85%) Front Office
5 4 (1.92%) Advertising
5 4 (1.92%) Back Office
6 2 (0.96%) Electronics
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 176 (84.62%) Developer
2 117 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 79 (37.98%) C# Developer
4 34 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 32 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 20 (9.62%) Junior
7 20 (9.62%) Junior Developer
8 17 (8.17%) Messaging Developer
8 17 (8.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.21%) Graduate
9 15 (7.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 15 (7.21%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (7.21%) Junior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.25%) Azure Developer
11 12 (5.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Azure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (87.02%) .NET
2 134 (64.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 130 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 126 (60.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 111 (53.37%) AngularJS
5 111 (53.37%) WCF
6 107 (51.44%) WPF
7 102 (49.04%) RESTful
8 97 (46.63%) .NET Framework
9 87 (41.83%) KnockoutJS
10 86 (41.35%) Entity Framework
11 83 (39.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 82 (39.42%) RabbitMQ
13 33 (15.87%) HTML
14 31 (14.90%) CSS
14 31 (14.90%) WebSphere MQ
15 24 (11.54%) Middleware
16 23 (11.06%) React
16 23 (11.06%) REST
17 22 (10.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 26 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.73%) Fintech
3 12 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.37%) User Experience
5 6 (2.88%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.88%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.92%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.92%) OTC Derivatives
7 4 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.92%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.42%) Windows
2 15 (7.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.44%) Linux
4 2 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.48%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (65.38%) TDD
2 133 (63.94%) MVC
3 127 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (42.79%) Multithreading
5 80 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 76 (36.54%) BDD
7 75 (36.06%) Dependency Injection
7 75 (36.06%) Kanban
8 58 (27.88%) Web Development
9 53 (25.48%) OO
10 26 (12.50%) DevOps
11 24 (11.54%) SDLC
12 22 (10.58%) OOD
12 22 (10.58%) SOA
13 20 (9.62%) SOLID
14 18 (8.65%) Change Management
14 18 (8.65%) ETL
15 17 (8.17%) Microservices
16 16 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 192 (92.31%) C#
2 94 (45.19%) SQL
3 75 (36.06%) F#
3 75 (36.06%) Ruby
4 61 (29.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.77%) TypeScript
6 10 (4.81%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.88%) Java
8 5 (2.40%) R
8 5 (2.40%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.92%) XAML
10 3 (1.44%) Python
11 2 (0.96%) C++
11 2 (0.96%) Go
11 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (7.21%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.44%) HL7
2 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.96%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (8.17%) Docker
2 8 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 75 (36.06%) Kibana
2 17 (8.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 17 (8.17%) WSUS
3 7 (3.37%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.40%) Ansible
5 3 (1.44%) SCCM
6 2 (0.96%) Marathon
6 2 (0.96%) Mesos
6 2 (0.96%) rkt
7 1 (0.48%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 63 (30.29%) Google
3 19 (9.13%) DevExpress
4 12 (5.77%) Oracle
5 10 (4.81%) Xamarin
6 7 (3.37%) Solace
7 4 (1.92%) Cisco
7 4 (1.92%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.92%) IBM
7 4 (1.92%) Infragistics
7 4 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.92%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.44%) Okta
8 3 (1.44%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.44%) VMware
9 2 (0.96%) SAP
10 1 (0.48%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.48%) HP