Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 937 946
Rank change year-on-year +138 +9 -151
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 372 272 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 339 267 263
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,550 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 67849 69868 78664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.20% 39.13% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56867 61123 67881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +49 170 £65,000 +13.04% 7
North of England +78 97 £60,000 +140.00% 7
North West +27 79 £62,500 +150.00% 3
East of England +36 46 £45,000 -25.00% 3
South East +32 46 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire +41 18 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Midlands +37 12 £38,500 -14.44%
West Midlands +23 9 £35,000 -
East Midlands +29 3 £42,500 -5.56%
South West +8 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing MSMQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 303 (81.45%) .NET
2 279 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 259 (69.62%) C#
4 241 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
5 217 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
6 210 (56.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 208 (55.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 203 (54.57%) AngularJS
9 200 (53.76%) ASP.NET
10 199 (53.49%) MVC
11 194 (52.15%) RESTful
11 194 (52.15%) TeamCity
12 192 (51.61%) TDD
13 172 (46.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 168 (45.16%) SQL
15 160 (43.01%) Elasticsearch
16 159 (42.74%) MongoDB
17 148 (39.78%) F#
18 147 (39.52%) Kanban
18 147 (39.52%) Dependency Injection
19 146 (39.25%) KnockoutJS
20 144 (38.71%) WPF
21 143 (38.44%) Multithreading
21 143 (38.44%) Ruby
22 140 (37.63%) Web Application Development
22 140 (37.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 140 (37.63%) Kibana
23 131 (35.22%) Microsoft
24 120 (32.26%) Finance
25 113 (30.38%) OO

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
1 160 (43.01%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (19.35%) IIS
3 53 (14.25%) WebSphere
4 37 (9.95%) NServiceBus
5 23 (6.18%) Apache Spark
6 21 (5.65%) Confluence
7 13 (3.49%) Apache
8 9 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (2.15%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.61%) JBoss
10 6 (1.61%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 17 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 210 (56.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (30.38%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (3.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (3.49%) GitHub
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.81%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) SaaS
6 2 (0.54%) Serverless
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.76%) Firewall
2 13 (3.49%) HTTP
2 13 (3.49%) SSL
3 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 159 (42.74%) MongoDB
3 97 (26.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 47 (12.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 33 (8.87%) Relational Database
6 32 (8.60%) NoSQL
7 22 (5.91%) Big Data
7 22 (5.91%) Hadoop
8 21 (5.65%) MySQL
9 14 (3.76%) Redis
10 10 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.15%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.61%) DB2
13 6 (1.61%) Event Store
14 5 (1.34%) Riak
14 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 194 (52.15%) TeamCity
2 51 (13.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 37 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (9.41%) Git (software)
5 34 (9.14%) MSBuild
6 30 (8.06%) JIRA
7 26 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (6.99%) Hudson
7 26 (6.99%) NUnit
7 26 (6.99%) Selenium
8 21 (5.65%) HP UFT
8 21 (5.65%) SoapUI
8 21 (5.65%) Visual Studio
9 19 (5.11%) SpecFlow
10 14 (3.76%) Jenkins
11 11 (2.96%) Moq
11 11 (2.96%) MSTest
12 8 (2.15%) Subversion
13 3 (0.81%) GitLab
13 3 (0.81%) PHPUnit
General
1 120 (32.26%) Finance
2 70 (18.82%) Banking
3 57 (15.32%) Games
4 35 (9.41%) Electronics
4 35 (9.41%) Manufacturing
4 35 (9.41%) Marketing
4 35 (9.41%) Telecoms
5 21 (5.65%) Private Banking
6 3 (0.81%) Back Office
6 3 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Front Office
7 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 221 (59.41%) Developer
2 176 (47.31%) .NET Developer
3 82 (22.04%) Messaging Developer
4 66 (17.74%) Junior
5 55 (14.78%) Junior Developer
6 50 (13.44%) Graduate
6 50 (13.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 50 (13.44%) Graduate Developer
6 50 (13.44%) Junior .NET Developer
7 35 (9.41%) C# Developer
7 35 (9.41%) Senior Developer
8 27 (7.26%) Analyst
8 27 (7.26%) Banking Analyst
8 27 (7.26%) Financial Analyst
9 26 (6.99%) SQL Analyst
10 25 (6.72%) Architect
11 21 (5.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 21 (5.65%) QA Analyst
11 21 (5.65%) QA Test Analyst
11 21 (5.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (81.45%) .NET
2 217 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
3 208 (55.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 203 (54.57%) AngularJS
5 200 (53.76%) ASP.NET
6 194 (52.15%) RESTful
7 172 (46.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 146 (39.25%) KnockoutJS
9 144 (38.71%) WPF
10 140 (37.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 100 (26.88%) .NET Framework
12 97 (26.08%) Node.js
13 90 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 86 (23.12%) WCF
15 73 (19.62%) Entity Framework
16 68 (18.28%) WebSphere MQ
17 56 (15.05%) HTML
18 54 (14.52%) CSS
19 50 (13.44%) REST
20 48 (12.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.44%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.53%) Fintech
3 22 (5.91%) Public Cloud
4 16 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.23%) User Experience
6 11 (2.96%) Social Media
7 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.27%) Blog
9 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 91 (24.46%) Windows
2 48 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 45 (12.10%) Unix
4 20 (5.38%) Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (53.49%) MVC
3 192 (51.61%) TDD
4 147 (39.52%) Dependency Injection
4 147 (39.52%) Kanban
5 143 (38.44%) Multithreading
6 140 (37.63%) Web Application Development
7 113 (30.38%) OO
8 90 (24.19%) BDD
9 68 (18.28%) DevOps
10 66 (17.74%) Scrum
11 62 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (15.59%) Web Development
13 39 (10.48%) SOA
14 38 (10.22%) Programme Management
15 35 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (9.41%) Digital Marketing
16 33 (8.87%) Test Automation
17 30 (8.06%) Microservices
18 29 (7.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 259 (69.62%) C#
2 168 (45.16%) SQL
3 148 (39.78%) F#
4 143 (38.44%) Ruby
5 75 (20.16%) JavaScript
6 50 (13.44%) PowerShell
7 40 (10.75%) Python
8 34 (9.14%) Java
9 27 (7.26%) Shell Script
10 23 (6.18%) C++
11 22 (5.91%) Go
12 19 (5.11%) TypeScript
12 19 (5.11%) VB.NET
13 18 (4.84%) T-SQL
14 12 (3.23%) VB
15 3 (0.81%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.81%) PHP
15 3 (0.81%) VB6
16 1 (0.27%) C
16 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (8.33%) Degree
2 20 (5.38%) CISM
2 20 (5.38%) CISSP
2 20 (5.38%) CRISC
2 20 (5.38%) SANS
3 6 (1.61%) OCP
3 6 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.81%) MCP
5 3 (0.81%) MCSD
5 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.99%) QA
2 20 (5.38%) COBIT
2 20 (5.38%) GDPR
3 3 (0.81%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (4.84%) Docker
2 13 (3.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 140 (37.63%) Kibana
2 90 (24.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 90 (24.19%) WSUS
3 67 (18.01%) Ansible
4 58 (15.59%) Puppet
5 53 (14.25%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (6.99%) Nagios
7 22 (5.91%) Mesos
8 9 (2.42%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.61%) Terraform
10 5 (1.34%) Grafana
11 3 (0.81%) Marathon
11 3 (0.81%) rkt
Vendors
1 131 (35.22%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.35%) Google
3 35 (9.41%) SAP
4 18 (4.84%) Splunk
5 17 (4.57%) Oracle
6 6 (1.61%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (0.54%) Sybase
8 1 (0.27%) Informatica
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore