Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 955 836 826
Rank change year-on-year -119 -10 +207
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 134 352 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 331 328
England median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £76,625
UK median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +60.00% -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 55,814 66,984 64,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.64% 40.77% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46,150 56,923 56,077
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £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 19 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -33 58 £90,000 +33.33% 13
South East +3 45 £80,000 +60.00% 2
North of England -20 15 £42,500 - 14
Yorkshire +54 10 £43,750 +2.94% 5
Midlands +32 10 £47,500 +13.10% 2
East Midlands - 7 £47,500 - 2
North West -45 4 £44,250 -4.32% 8
West Midlands +19 3 £52,500 +25.00%
South West +11 3 £37,500 -21.05% 2
East of England -1 1 £60,000 +33.33% 2
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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.

1 125 (93.28%) .NET
2 120 (89.55%) C#
3 99 (73.88%) SQL Server
4 97 (72.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 82 (61.19%) WCF
6 78 (58.21%) RESTful
7 76 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (51.49%) Microsoft
9 63 (47.01%) MVC
10 59 (44.03%) SQL
11 58 (43.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 56 (41.79%) ASP.NET
13 53 (39.55%) XML
14 52 (38.81%) IIS
15 48 (35.82%) AngularJS
16 47 (35.07%) TDD
16 47 (35.07%) SOLID
17 46 (34.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
18 44 (32.84%) .NET Framework
18 44 (32.84%) SOA
19 43 (32.09%) BizTalk Server
19 43 (32.09%) WPF
19 43 (32.09%) TeamCity
20 41 (30.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 40 (29.85%) Multithreading
22 39 (29.10%) Google
22 39 (29.10%) Entity Framework
22 39 (29.10%) OO
23 38 (28.36%) RabbitMQ

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 52 (38.81%) IIS
2 43 (32.09%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (25.37%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.73%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.75%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 97 (72.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (32.84%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (17.16%) Azure Functions
3 23 (17.16%) PaaS
3 23 (17.16%) Serverless
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (4.48%) SaaS
5 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) SMS
2 3 (2.24%) AMQP
3 2 (1.49%) Firewall
3 2 (1.49%) LAN
3 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) VLAN
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (73.88%) SQL Server
2 35 (26.12%) MongoDB
3 33 (24.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 29 (21.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.49%) Cloud Spanner
9 2 (1.49%) Redis
9 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.75%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 43 (32.09%) TeamCity
2 28 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.99%) NUnit
6 3 (2.24%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.24%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.24%) Moq
6 3 (2.24%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.24%) MSTest
6 3 (2.24%) NCrunch
6 3 (2.24%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (25.37%) Games
2 15 (11.19%) Finance
3 11 (8.21%) Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Back Office
4 2 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (58.96%) Developer
2 57 (42.54%) .NET Developer
3 30 (22.39%) C# Developer
4 26 (19.40%) Consultant
5 23 (17.16%) BizTalk Consultant
6 22 (16.42%) Azure Consultant
6 22 (16.42%) Principal Consultant
7 20 (14.93%) Senior Developer
8 16 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (11.19%) Architect
9 15 (11.19%) Azure Architect
9 15 (11.19%) BizTalk Architect
10 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Azure Developer
13 6 (4.48%) React Developer
13 6 (4.48%) SQL Developer
14 5 (3.73%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (3.73%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (93.28%) .NET
2 82 (61.19%) WCF
3 78 (58.21%) RESTful
4 58 (43.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 56 (41.79%) ASP.NET
6 53 (39.55%) XML
7 48 (35.82%) AngularJS
8 46 (34.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (32.84%) .NET Framework
10 43 (32.09%) WPF
11 41 (30.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 39 (29.10%) Entity Framework
13 38 (28.36%) RabbitMQ
14 37 (27.61%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (13.43%) HTML
16 15 (11.19%) CSS
17 14 (10.45%) jQuery
18 12 (8.96%) REST
19 10 (7.46%) Angular 2
20 9 (6.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.48%) Fintech
3 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.24%) Replication
5 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) RIA
5 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.75%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.94%) Windows
2 5 (3.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.99%) Linux
4 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.24%) Unix
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (47.01%) MVC
3 47 (35.07%) SOLID
3 47 (35.07%) TDD
4 44 (32.84%) SOA
5 40 (29.85%) Multithreading
6 39 (29.10%) OO
7 37 (27.61%) BDD
8 34 (25.37%) Kanban
9 33 (24.63%) Dependency Injection
9 33 (24.63%) Web Application Development
9 33 (24.63%) Web Development
10 27 (20.15%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (17.91%) SDLC
11 24 (17.91%) Storage Management
12 23 (17.16%) Line Management
13 19 (14.18%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (7.46%) Microservices
15 9 (6.72%) ETL
16 8 (5.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 120 (89.55%) C#
2 59 (44.03%) SQL
3 33 (24.63%) F#
3 33 (24.63%) Ruby
4 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.73%) VB
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (19.40%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) HL7
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Docker
2 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (24.63%) Kibana
2 4 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.99%) SCOM
3 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.75%) Consul
4 1 (0.75%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) Graphite
4 1 (0.75%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 69 (51.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (29.10%) Google
3 5 (3.73%) Solace
3 5 (3.73%) TIBCO
4 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.24%) Dynatrace
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle
5 3 (2.24%) SAP
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
5 3 (2.24%) webMethods
5 3 (2.24%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.49%) Citrix
6 2 (1.49%) McAfee
6 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.49%) Veeam
6 2 (1.49%) Veritas
7 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.75%) EMC
7 1 (0.75%) HP