Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 319 331
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12 +2
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 75 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 0.69% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73 36 16
North West median annual salary £62,500 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -44.44% +19.66%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,610 5,252 4,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.35% 42.60% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,651 4,602 4,054
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,975 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MSMQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in the North West

MSMQ
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSMQ in the North West.

Salary trend for MSMQ in the North West

MSMQ
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSMQ in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MSMQ in the North West

MSMQ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Manchester +12 43 £25,000 - 4
Cheshire -11 32 £62,500 - 2
MSMQ
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 75 (100.00%) .NET
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (90.67%) C#
2 68 (90.67%) MVC
2 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (90.67%) AngularJS
3 67 (89.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 67 (89.33%) Elasticsearch
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 67 (89.33%) Web Application Development
3 67 (89.33%) Kibana
3 67 (89.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 67 (89.33%) TDD
3 67 (89.33%) Ruby
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET
3 67 (89.33%) KnockoutJS
3 67 (89.33%) MongoDB
3 67 (89.33%) RESTful
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 67 (89.33%) Dependency Injection
3 67 (89.33%) WPF
3 67 (89.33%) Multithreading
3 67 (89.33%) Kanban
3 67 (89.33%) F#
3 67 (89.33%) TeamCity
4 42 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (56.00%) Google
5 39 (52.00%) RabbitMQ
6 36 (48.00%) WCF

MSMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 67 (89.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 75 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (89.33%) MongoDB
2 67 (89.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (9.33%) Big Data
3 7 (9.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 67 (89.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) GitLab
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (46.67%) Games
2 6 (8.00%) Electronics
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (90.67%) .NET Developer
1 68 (90.67%) Developer
2 35 (46.67%) Graduate
2 35 (46.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 35 (46.67%) Graduate Developer
2 35 (46.67%) Junior
2 35 (46.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 35 (46.67%) Junior Developer
3 32 (42.67%) Messaging Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Architect
4 6 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (1.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (1.33%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (1.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (1.33%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (1.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (90.67%) AngularJS
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 67 (89.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 67 (89.33%) KnockoutJS
3 67 (89.33%) RESTful
3 67 (89.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 67 (89.33%) WPF
4 39 (52.00%) RabbitMQ
5 36 (48.00%) WCF
6 35 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 35 (46.67%) Entity Framework
7 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 32 (42.67%) Node.js
8 1 (1.33%) REST
8 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Unix
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (90.67%) Agile Software Development
1 68 (90.67%) MVC
2 67 (89.33%) Dependency Injection
2 67 (89.33%) Kanban
2 67 (89.33%) Multithreading
2 67 (89.33%) TDD
2 67 (89.33%) Web Application Development
3 35 (46.67%) BDD
3 35 (46.67%) Web Development
4 32 (42.67%) OO
5 8 (10.67%) DevOps
6 7 (9.33%) Machine Learning
6 7 (9.33%) Open Source
7 6 (8.00%) Analytics
7 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.33%) Microservices
8 1 (1.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (90.67%) C#
2 67 (89.33%) F#
2 67 (89.33%) Ruby
3 7 (9.33%) C++
3 7 (9.33%) Go
3 7 (9.33%) Java
3 7 (9.33%) Python
3 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (9.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 67 (89.33%) Kibana
2 32 (42.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 32 (42.67%) WSUS
3 7 (9.33%) Ansible
3 7 (9.33%) Mesos
4 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.67%) Marathon
4 5 (6.67%) rkt
5 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (56.00%) Google
2 32 (42.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) SAP