Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 321 330
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9 +2
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 80 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 0.72% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 76 35 33
North West median annual salary £62,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -37.50% +1.91%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.05% -9.52% +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 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 5773 4873 5300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.87% 40.88% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4201 4538
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 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 21 September 2017.

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 21 September 2017. 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 -7 54 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Cheshire - 26 £62,500 - 1
MSMQ
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (98.75%) SQL Server
3 71 (88.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (68.75%) C#
4 55 (68.75%) MVC
5 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (67.50%) AngularJS
6 53 (66.25%) ASP.NET
6 53 (66.25%) Dependency Injection
7 52 (65.00%) F#
7 52 (65.00%) TeamCity
7 52 (65.00%) RESTful
7 52 (65.00%) Ruby
7 52 (65.00%) WPF
7 52 (65.00%) Multithreading
7 52 (65.00%) Kanban
7 52 (65.00%) TDD
7 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (65.00%) Web Application Development
7 52 (65.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 52 (65.00%) MongoDB
7 52 (65.00%) KnockoutJS
7 52 (65.00%) Elasticsearch
7 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 52 (65.00%) Kibana
7 52 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 50 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
9 45 (56.25%) Google
9 45 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (36.25%) 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 52 (65.00%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (28.75%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 71 (88.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (22.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (98.75%) SQL Server
2 52 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 52 (65.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (31.25%) Big Data
3 25 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 23 (28.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (65.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) GitLab
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) Moq
2 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 27 (33.75%) Games
2 24 (30.00%) Electronics
2 24 (30.00%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 24 (30.00%) Marketing
2 24 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (68.75%) Developer
2 54 (67.50%) .NET Developer
3 28 (35.00%) Junior
3 28 (35.00%) Junior Developer
4 27 (33.75%) Graduate
4 27 (33.75%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 27 (33.75%) Graduate Developer
4 27 (33.75%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (31.25%) Messaging Developer
6 24 (30.00%) Architect
6 24 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
7 23 (28.75%) DevOps Architect
7 23 (28.75%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (1.25%) AWS Architect
8 1 (1.25%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (1.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (67.50%) AngularJS
3 53 (66.25%) ASP.NET
4 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 52 (65.00%) KnockoutJS
4 52 (65.00%) RESTful
4 52 (65.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 52 (65.00%) WPF
5 50 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
6 29 (36.25%) WCF
7 28 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 28 (35.00%) Entity Framework
8 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 25 (31.25%) Node.js
9 2 (2.50%) REST
9 2 (2.50%) Web Services
10 1 (1.25%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.25%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (31.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Unix
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (68.75%) MVC
2 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (66.25%) Dependency Injection
4 52 (65.00%) Kanban
4 52 (65.00%) Multithreading
4 52 (65.00%) TDD
4 52 (65.00%) Web Application Development
5 27 (33.75%) BDD
5 27 (33.75%) DevOps
5 27 (33.75%) Web Development
6 25 (31.25%) Machine Learning
6 25 (31.25%) OO
6 25 (31.25%) Open Source
7 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (30.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.50%) Analytics
8 2 (2.50%) Microservices
8 2 (2.50%) SOA
8 2 (2.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) C#
2 52 (65.00%) F#
2 52 (65.00%) Ruby
3 25 (31.25%) C++
3 25 (31.25%) Go
3 25 (31.25%) Java
3 25 (31.25%) Python
3 25 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 25 (31.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 52 (65.00%) Kibana
2 25 (31.25%) Ansible
2 25 (31.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 25 (31.25%) Mesos
2 25 (31.25%) WSUS
3 23 (28.75%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (28.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Marathon
4 1 (1.25%) rkt
Vendors
1 45 (56.25%) Google
2 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.00%) SAP