Period
to 19 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 904 826 1064
Rank change year-on-year -78 +238 -195
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 258 341 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.52% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 243 307 167
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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 66,099 66,170 73,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.03% 40.84% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55,600 56,363 64,228
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 June 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 June 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 -29 85 £70,000 +16.67% 11
South East -20 67 £50,000 - 4
North of England -45 52 £25,000 - 5
North West -31 49 £25,000 -60.00% 4
East of England +13 29 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South West +11 13 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Midlands +11 12 £39,250 +12.14% 3
East Midlands +6 11 £38,500 -9.41% 3
Yorkshire +23 3 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands +10 1 £45,000 +50.00%
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 233 (90.31%) C#
2 228 (88.37%) .NET
3 200 (77.52%) ASP.NET
4 198 (76.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 177 (68.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 176 (68.22%) TDD
6 176 (68.22%) SQL Server
7 171 (66.28%) Agile Software Development
8 160 (62.02%) MVC
9 158 (61.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 157 (60.85%) AngularJS
11 141 (54.65%) RESTful
12 138 (53.49%) WPF
13 136 (52.71%) TeamCity
14 128 (49.61%) Multithreading
15 127 (49.22%) KnockoutJS
16 125 (48.45%) .NET Framework
17 121 (46.90%) RabbitMQ
18 119 (46.12%) MongoDB
19 117 (45.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 116 (44.96%) WCF
21 115 (44.57%) Web Application Development
22 114 (44.19%) Elasticsearch
23 112 (43.41%) Kibana
23 112 (43.41%) Ruby
23 112 (43.41%) Dependency Injection
23 112 (43.41%) F#
23 112 (43.41%) Kanban
24 110 (42.64%) Entity Framework
25 94 (36.43%) JavaScript

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
1 114 (44.19%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (17.83%) NServiceBus
3 22 (8.53%) WebSphere
4 20 (7.75%) IIS
5 3 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (68.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (9.30%) npm
3 24 (9.30%) Yarn
4 15 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.33%) SaaS
5 6 (2.33%) Serverless
6 5 (1.94%) PaaS
7 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) HTTP
2 5 (1.94%) AMQP
3 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) SMS
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (68.22%) SQL Server
2 119 (46.12%) MongoDB
3 82 (31.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 34 (13.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (8.14%) NoSQL
6 20 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (5.04%) Relational Database
7 13 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (3.49%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.71%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.33%) Redis
12 5 (1.94%) RavenDB
13 4 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.16%) Big Data
14 3 (1.16%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 136 (52.71%) TeamCity
2 27 (10.47%) NUnit
3 26 (10.08%) MSBuild
4 24 (9.30%) Babel
4 24 (9.30%) Log4Net
4 24 (9.30%) webpack
5 11 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (3.10%) Artifactory
7 8 (3.10%) Bitbucket
7 8 (3.10%) Moq
7 8 (3.10%) NCrunch
7 8 (3.10%) ReSharper
7 8 (3.10%) Selenium
7 8 (3.10%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.33%) GoCD
8 6 (2.33%) Protractor
9 5 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (20.93%) Finance
1 54 (20.93%) Games
2 16 (6.20%) Banking
3 7 (2.71%) Front Office
4 6 (2.33%) Electronics
4 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.33%) Marketing
4 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.94%) Back Office
5 5 (1.94%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.94%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 232 (89.92%) Developer
2 193 (74.81%) .NET Developer
3 82 (31.78%) C# Developer
4 63 (24.42%) Messaging Developer
5 59 (22.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (16.28%) Senior Developer
7 41 (15.89%) Junior
8 39 (15.12%) Junior Developer
9 34 (13.18%) Graduate
9 34 (13.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 34 (13.18%) Graduate Developer
9 34 (13.18%) Junior .NET Developer
10 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (12.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 27 (10.47%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (7.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 15 (5.81%) SQL Developer
15 13 (5.04%) Full Stack Developer
16 12 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (88.37%) .NET
2 200 (77.52%) ASP.NET
3 198 (76.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 158 (61.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 157 (60.85%) AngularJS
6 141 (54.65%) RESTful
7 138 (53.49%) WPF
8 127 (49.22%) KnockoutJS
9 125 (48.45%) .NET Framework
10 121 (46.90%) RabbitMQ
11 117 (45.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 116 (44.96%) WCF
13 110 (42.64%) Entity Framework
14 93 (36.05%) Node.js
15 77 (29.84%) CSS
16 63 (24.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 58 (22.48%) HTML
18 38 (14.73%) React
19 29 (11.24%) Dapper ORM
20 28 (10.85%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.89%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.69%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (8.14%) Fintech
4 19 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (5.81%) User Experience
6 11 (4.26%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.94%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.94%) Derivative
8 5 (1.94%) Equities
8 5 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.55%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.16%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.16%) EPoS
10 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.39%) TWAP
12 1 (0.39%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.40%) Windows
2 16 (6.20%) Linux
3 15 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.65%) Unix
5 4 (1.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (68.22%) TDD
2 171 (66.28%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (62.02%) MVC
4 128 (49.61%) Multithreading
5 115 (44.57%) Web Application Development
6 112 (43.41%) Dependency Injection
6 112 (43.41%) Kanban
7 90 (34.88%) OO
8 62 (24.03%) BDD
9 54 (20.93%) Web Development
10 46 (17.83%) SOA
11 38 (14.73%) SOLID
12 36 (13.95%) DevOps
13 30 (11.63%) Unit Testing
14 27 (10.47%) Scrum
15 26 (10.08%) Microservices
16 24 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
17 20 (7.75%) Test Automation
18 19 (7.36%) OOD
19 18 (6.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 233 (90.31%) C#
2 112 (43.41%) F#
2 112 (43.41%) Ruby
3 94 (36.43%) JavaScript
4 87 (33.72%) SQL
5 37 (14.34%) T-SQL
6 24 (9.30%) ES6
7 18 (6.98%) Java
8 16 (6.20%) R
8 16 (6.20%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.10%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.10%) Python
10 8 (3.10%) XAML
11 4 (1.55%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.78%) C++
12 2 (0.78%) Go
12 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (4.65%) Degree
2 5 (1.94%) CISM
2 5 (1.94%) CISSP
2 5 (1.94%) CRISC
2 5 (1.94%) SANS
3 4 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) COBIT
1 5 (1.94%) GDPR
2 3 (1.16%) HL7
2 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.16%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (8.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 112 (43.41%) Kibana
2 63 (24.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 63 (24.42%) WSUS
3 10 (3.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.78%) Ansible
4 2 (0.78%) Marathon
4 2 (0.78%) Mesos
4 2 (0.78%) rkt
Vendors
1 88 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.71%) Google
3 11 (4.26%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.10%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.10%) Infragistics
5 6 (2.33%) SAP
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle
7 2 (0.78%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.39%) Xamarin