Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 804 1018
Rank change year-on-year -5 +214 -207
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 351 347 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.53% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 330 332 179
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -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 67,700 65,220 76,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 39.56% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57,460 56,587 66,174
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -31 118 £67,500 +8.00% 2
North of England +24 87 £42,500 +70.00% 10
North West +21 78 £46,250 +85.00% 8
South East -18 75 £50,000 - 5
East of England +21 50 £45,000 -25.00% 1
South West +8 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire +17 9 £42,500 - 1
Midlands +1 7 £42,000 -6.67% 3
West Midlands 0 7 £42,000 +20.00% 1
MSMQ
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 281 (80.06%) .NET
2 274 (78.06%) C#
3 257 (73.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 246 (70.09%) SQL Server
5 238 (67.81%) ASP.NET
6 231 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
7 218 (62.11%) RESTful
8 209 (59.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 207 (58.97%) AngularJS
10 203 (57.83%) TDD
11 202 (57.55%) RabbitMQ
12 192 (54.70%) MVC
13 183 (52.14%) TeamCity
14 179 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 173 (49.29%) WPF
15 173 (49.29%) Multithreading
16 172 (49.00%) Kanban
16 172 (49.00%) MongoDB
17 171 (48.72%) KnockoutJS
18 170 (48.43%) Elasticsearch
19 168 (47.86%) Ruby
20 166 (47.29%) Dependency Injection
20 166 (47.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 165 (47.01%) Kibana
21 165 (47.01%) Web Application Development
21 165 (47.01%) F#
22 151 (43.02%) Node.js
23 136 (38.75%) SQL
23 136 (38.75%) Microsoft
24 127 (36.18%) 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
1 170 (48.43%) Elasticsearch
2 51 (14.53%) NServiceBus
3 37 (10.54%) IIS
3 37 (10.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.28%) Apache
5 7 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.71%) Confluence
6 6 (1.71%) JBoss
6 6 (1.71%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 17 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 209 (59.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (22.51%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (8.55%) npm
3 30 (8.55%) Yarn
4 9 (2.56%) GitHub
5 6 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.42%) Serverless
7 4 (1.14%) PaaS
8 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.85%) SaaS
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.56%) HTTP
2 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) AMQP
3 2 (0.57%) Firewall
3 2 (0.57%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (70.09%) SQL Server
2 172 (49.00%) MongoDB
3 91 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 75 (21.37%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (4.56%) NoSQL
6 14 (3.99%) MySQL
7 12 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.99%) Big Data
8 7 (1.99%) Redis
9 6 (1.71%) DB2
9 6 (1.71%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.71%) MariaDB
9 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 183 (52.14%) TeamCity
2 39 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 30 (8.55%) Babel
3 30 (8.55%) Log4Net
3 30 (8.55%) webpack
4 29 (8.26%) Selenium
5 25 (7.12%) HP UFT
5 25 (7.12%) SoapUI
6 21 (5.98%) Git (software)
7 17 (4.84%) NUnit
8 15 (4.27%) Jenkins
8 15 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (3.42%) JIRA
11 10 (2.85%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.99%) Hudson
13 6 (1.71%) Moq
13 6 (1.71%) MSTest
14 5 (1.42%) GitLab
General
1 101 (28.77%) Finance
2 60 (17.09%) Banking
3 55 (15.67%) Games
4 21 (5.98%) Private Banking
5 20 (5.70%) Telecoms
6 19 (5.41%) Electronics
6 19 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 19 (5.41%) Marketing
7 5 (1.42%) Back Office
7 5 (1.42%) Front Office
7 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 260 (74.07%) Developer
2 230 (65.53%) .NET Developer
3 114 (32.48%) Messaging Developer
4 60 (17.09%) Junior
5 59 (16.81%) C# Developer
6 56 (15.95%) Junior Developer
7 53 (15.10%) Graduate
7 53 (15.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 53 (15.10%) Graduate Developer
7 53 (15.10%) Junior .NET Developer
8 51 (14.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (9.97%) Senior Developer
11 34 (9.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (7.12%) Analyst
12 25 (7.12%) Automation Test Analyst
12 25 (7.12%) Banking Analyst
12 25 (7.12%) Financial Analyst
12 25 (7.12%) QA Analyst
12 25 (7.12%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (80.06%) .NET
2 257 (73.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 238 (67.81%) ASP.NET
4 218 (62.11%) RESTful
5 207 (58.97%) AngularJS
6 202 (57.55%) RabbitMQ
7 179 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 173 (49.29%) WPF
9 171 (48.72%) KnockoutJS
10 166 (47.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 151 (43.02%) Node.js
12 121 (34.47%) .NET Framework
13 118 (33.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 96 (27.35%) Entity Framework
14 96 (27.35%) WCF
15 77 (21.94%) CSS
16 56 (15.95%) WebSphere MQ
17 51 (14.53%) XML
18 47 (13.39%) REST
19 46 (13.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.67%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (7.69%) Fintech
4 14 (3.99%) User Experience
5 11 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.71%) Social Media
8 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.42%) Derivative
8 5 (1.42%) Equities
8 5 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.57%) EPoS
9 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.28%) TWAP
10 1 (0.28%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.82%) Windows
2 32 (9.12%) Unix
3 30 (8.55%) Windows Server
4 28 (7.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (57.83%) TDD
3 192 (54.70%) MVC
4 173 (49.29%) Multithreading
5 172 (49.00%) Kanban
6 166 (47.29%) Dependency Injection
7 165 (47.01%) Web Application Development
8 127 (36.18%) OO
9 64 (18.23%) BDD
10 55 (15.67%) SOA
11 52 (14.81%) Scrum
12 51 (14.53%) Web Development
13 48 (13.68%) SOLID
14 37 (10.54%) Test Automation
15 31 (8.83%) Inversion of Control
16 30 (8.55%) DevOps
17 27 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (7.41%) Microservices
19 25 (7.12%) API Integration
19 25 (7.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 274 (78.06%) C#
2 168 (47.86%) Ruby
3 165 (47.01%) F#
4 136 (38.75%) SQL
5 86 (24.50%) JavaScript
6 37 (10.54%) T-SQL
7 30 (8.55%) ES6
8 27 (7.69%) Java
9 21 (5.98%) VB.NET
10 15 (4.27%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.99%) TypeScript
12 12 (3.42%) Python
13 9 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.28%) R
15 6 (1.71%) C++
15 6 (1.71%) Go
16 5 (1.42%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.14%) VB
18 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (5.98%) CISM
1 21 (5.98%) CISSP
1 21 (5.98%) CRISC
1 21 (5.98%) SANS
2 15 (4.27%) Degree
3 6 (1.71%) OCP
3 6 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.85%) MCP
5 3 (0.85%) MCSD
5 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.12%) QA
2 21 (5.98%) COBIT
2 21 (5.98%) GDPR
3 3 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (5.70%) Docker
2 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 165 (47.01%) Kibana
2 118 (33.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 118 (33.62%) WSUS
3 21 (5.98%) Ansible
4 16 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (4.27%) Puppet
6 14 (3.99%) Kubernetes
7 7 (1.99%) Nagios
8 6 (1.71%) Mesos
8 6 (1.71%) Terraform
9 5 (1.42%) Marathon
9 5 (1.42%) rkt
10 1 (0.28%) Grafana
Vendors
1 136 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.52%) Google
3 19 (5.41%) SAP
4 7 (1.99%) Oracle
4 7 (1.99%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.71%) IBM
6 3 (0.85%) Splunk
7 2 (0.57%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) Facebook
8 1 (0.28%) Xamarin