Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 938 813 938
Rank change year-on-year -125 +125 +13
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 179 377 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.55% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 160 343 268
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £75,375
UK median annual salary £67,500 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +12.50% -9.09%

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 60,633 68,347 69,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.94% 40.27% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50,430 57,273 61,144
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,896 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -30 85 £80,000 +23.08% 5
South East +17 43 £80,000 +60.00% 5
North of England -54 26 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire +29 16 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Midlands +33 15 £40,000 +3.90% 3
East Midlands +11 12 £38,750 -8.82% 2
North West -62 10 £31,250 -50.00% 6
East of England -4 7 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands +32 3 £52,500 +50.00% 1
South West +15 3 £47,500 +11.76% 2
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 165 (92.18%) C#
2 152 (84.92%) .NET
3 133 (74.30%) SQL Server
4 116 (64.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 108 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (59.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 105 (58.66%) TDD
8 103 (57.54%) WCF
9 100 (55.87%) MVC
10 96 (53.63%) ASP.NET
11 92 (51.40%) RESTful
12 90 (50.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (49.16%) SQL
14 85 (47.49%) AngularJS
15 84 (46.93%) TeamCity
16 81 (45.25%) WPF
17 75 (41.90%) .NET Framework
18 74 (41.34%) Multithreading
19 71 (39.66%) Amazon AWS
19 71 (39.66%) Entity Framework
20 69 (38.55%) BDD
21 68 (37.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 67 (37.43%) RabbitMQ
22 67 (37.43%) KnockoutJS
23 66 (36.87%) MongoDB
24 63 (35.20%) Web Application Development
25 62 (34.64%) Microsoft
26 61 (34.08%) Elasticsearch
26 61 (34.08%) Kanban
27 60 (33.52%) F#

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 61 (34.08%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (22.91%) IIS
3 26 (14.53%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (12.85%) NServiceBus
5 20 (11.17%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 116 (64.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (39.66%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (10.61%) PaaS
4 18 (10.06%) Azure Functions
4 18 (10.06%) Serverless
5 4 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.68%) Office 365
6 3 (1.68%) SaaS
7 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.56%) npm
8 1 (0.56%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) Firewall
2 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.23%) DHCP
3 4 (2.23%) DNS
3 4 (2.23%) SMS
4 2 (1.12%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
5 1 (0.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (74.30%) SQL Server
2 66 (36.87%) MongoDB
3 59 (32.96%) SQL Server 2016
4 22 (12.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 17 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.35%) Redis
8 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (2.23%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (2.23%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.68%) MySQL
10 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.12%) Cloud Spanner
11 2 (1.12%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.56%) Power BI
12 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 84 (46.93%) TeamCity
2 28 (15.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (12.29%) NUnit
4 17 (9.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (8.38%) Artifactory
5 15 (8.38%) Bitbucket
5 15 (8.38%) Moq
5 15 (8.38%) NCrunch
5 15 (8.38%) ReSharper
6 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.91%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.79%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.23%) MSBuild
9 4 (2.23%) Selenium
10 2 (1.12%) JIRA
11 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.56%) gulp
11 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 55 (30.73%) Games
2 32 (17.88%) Finance
3 15 (8.38%) Banking
4 7 (3.91%) Front Office
5 4 (2.23%) Advertising
6 3 (1.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 135 (75.42%) Developer
2 86 (48.04%) .NET Developer
3 64 (35.75%) C# Developer
4 25 (13.97%) Senior Developer
5 21 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.06%) BizTalk Consultant
6 18 (10.06%) Consultant
7 17 (9.50%) Azure Consultant
7 17 (9.50%) Principal Consultant
7 17 (9.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 15 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (7.82%) Azure Developer
10 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (5.59%) Lead Developer
13 9 (5.03%) Lead C# Developer
14 7 (3.91%) Junior
14 7 (3.91%) Junior Developer
15 6 (3.35%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (84.92%) .NET
2 106 (59.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 103 (57.54%) WCF
4 96 (53.63%) ASP.NET
5 92 (51.40%) RESTful
6 90 (50.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 85 (47.49%) AngularJS
8 81 (45.25%) WPF
9 75 (41.90%) .NET Framework
10 71 (39.66%) Entity Framework
11 68 (37.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 67 (37.43%) KnockoutJS
12 67 (37.43%) RabbitMQ
13 27 (15.08%) XML
14 24 (13.41%) WebSphere MQ
15 21 (11.73%) REST
16 17 (9.50%) Middleware
16 17 (9.50%) React
17 16 (8.94%) WinForms
18 14 (7.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.70%) Fintech
4 11 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.23%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.23%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.23%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.23%) User Experience
6 3 (1.68%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.29%) Windows
2 12 (6.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.12%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (58.66%) TDD
3 100 (55.87%) MVC
4 74 (41.34%) Multithreading
5 69 (38.55%) BDD
6 63 (35.20%) Web Application Development
7 61 (34.08%) Kanban
8 60 (33.52%) Dependency Injection
9 47 (26.26%) Web Development
10 42 (23.46%) OO
11 32 (17.88%) SOA
11 32 (17.88%) SOLID
12 24 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (12.85%) SDLC
14 18 (10.06%) Line Management
14 18 (10.06%) Storage Management
15 17 (9.50%) DevOps
16 14 (7.82%) Microservices
16 14 (7.82%) Pair Programming
17 12 (6.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (92.18%) C#
2 88 (49.16%) SQL
3 60 (33.52%) F#
3 60 (33.52%) Ruby
4 40 (22.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.03%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.35%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.12%) Java
9 1 (0.56%) Scala
9 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Degree
2 8 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (6.15%) Docker
2 8 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (33.52%) Kibana
2 6 (3.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (3.35%) WSUS
3 4 (2.23%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.23%) SCOM
4 3 (1.68%) Ansible
4 3 (1.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (34.64%) Microsoft
2 57 (31.84%) Google
3 15 (8.38%) DevExpress
4 12 (6.70%) Oracle
5 11 (6.15%) Xamarin
6 9 (5.03%) Solace
7 4 (2.23%) Cisco
7 4 (2.23%) Dynatrace
7 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.68%) Okta
8 3 (1.68%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.68%) VMware
9 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.56%) HP