The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MSMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSMQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Message Queuing (MSMQ)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 708 836 734
Rank change year-on-year +128 -102  
Permanent jobs citing MSMQ 164 88 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.091% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 151 88 212
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £43,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.16% -13.50%  

MSMQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36096 37770 42141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.98% 38.91% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30323 32819 36049
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MSMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MSMQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for MSMQ in the UK

MSMQ
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MSMQ in the UK

MSMQ
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSMQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MSMQ in the UK

MSMQ
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSMQ within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +134 164 £55,000 +15.78% 31
London +45 53 £57,500 +9.52% 15
North West -9 44 £62,500 +150.00% 3
South East +65 36 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Manchester -7 30 £66,000 +164.00% 2
East of England +12 14 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Hertfordshire +2 14 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Cheshire - 14 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex - 13 £50,000 - 1
Warrington - 13 £62,500 - 1
Crawley - 13 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +19 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £55,000 - 2
Berkshire +35 8 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Tyne and Wear - 8 £25,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £25,000 - 1
North East - 8 £25,000 - 1
Slough +10 6 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Southampton - 6 £40,000 -
Harpenden -3 5 £57,500 -4.16%
City of London - 5 £52,500 - 4
Surrey +22 3 £25,000 -52.38% 1
Guildford +19 3 £25,000 -61.53% 1
Hammersmith - 3 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £60,000 -
South West - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 £30,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for MSMQ.

1 311 (90.94%) .NET
2 259 (75.73%) C#
3 253 (73.98%) SQL Server
4 227 (66.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 223 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
6 222 (64.91%) ASP.NET
7 213 (62.28%) MVC
8 194 (56.73%) AngularJS
8 194 (56.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 186 (54.39%) TeamCity
10 180 (52.63%) MongoDB
11 177 (51.75%) RabbitMQ
12 175 (51.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 175 (51.17%) TDD
13 163 (47.66%) Elasticsearch
14 160 (46.78%) RESTful
14 160 (46.78%) Microsoft
15 149 (43.57%) F#
16 144 (42.11%) Multithreading
17 143 (41.81%) OO
18 142 (41.52%) Dependency Injection
18 142 (41.52%) KnockoutJS
19 139 (40.64%) WPF
20 136 (39.77%) Kanban
21 133 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 133 (38.89%) Web Application Development
22 132 (38.60%) Kibana
22 132 (38.60%) Ruby
23 127 (37.13%) SQL
24 119 (34.80%) SQL Server 2014

MSMQ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 163 (47.66%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (16.67%) IIS
3 26 (7.60%) WebSphere
4 21 (6.14%) Apache Spark
5 19 (5.56%) NServiceBus
6 10 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.34%) Confluence
8 3 (0.88%) JBoss
8 3 (0.88%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.58%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) Mule
10 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 21 (6.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.88%) Actimize
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 227 (66.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (29.53%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.05%) PaaS
5 4 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.88%) IaaS
7 2 (0.58%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.23%) HTTP
2 17 (4.97%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.05%) Firewall
4 4 (1.17%) Internet
4 4 (1.17%) SSL
5 3 (0.88%) AMQP
5 3 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (73.98%) SQL Server
2 180 (52.63%) MongoDB
3 119 (34.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 66 (19.30%) NoSQL
5 25 (7.31%) Redis
5 25 (7.31%) Relational Database
6 23 (6.73%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (6.43%) Big Data
8 16 (4.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (3.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.34%) Couchbase
12 8 (2.34%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 186 (54.39%) TeamCity
2 41 (11.99%) Octopus Deploy
3 39 (11.40%) MSBuild
4 31 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (8.48%) Visual Studio
6 28 (8.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 28 (8.19%) Hudson
7 27 (7.89%) NUnit
8 23 (6.73%) SpecFlow
9 16 (4.68%) Moq
10 12 (3.51%) Subversion
11 10 (2.92%) Jenkins
12 8 (2.34%) CruiseControl
12 8 (2.34%) Fiddler
12 8 (2.34%) JIRA
12 8 (2.34%) Log4Net
12 8 (2.34%) Psake
12 8 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (1.46%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.46%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 84 (24.56%) Finance
2 60 (17.54%) Games
3 48 (14.04%) Banking
4 22 (6.43%) Marketing
5 21 (6.14%) Electronics
5 21 (6.14%) Manufacturing
5 21 (6.14%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.63%) Back Office
7 8 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.05%) Front Office
9 4 (1.17%) Retail
10 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (67.84%) Developer
2 194 (56.73%) .NET Developer
3 74 (21.64%) Messaging Developer
4 67 (19.59%) Junior
5 65 (19.01%) C# Developer
6 62 (18.13%) Junior Developer
7 59 (17.25%) Graduate
7 59 (17.25%) Graduate Developer
8 58 (16.96%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 58 (16.96%) Junior .NET Developer
9 53 (15.50%) Senior Developer
10 40 (11.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 39 (11.40%) Architect
12 33 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 29 (8.48%) Senior .NET Developer
14 27 (7.89%) Applications Support
15 23 (6.73%) Cloud Architect
16 21 (6.14%) DevOps Architect
16 21 (6.14%) Lead DevOps
17 18 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (90.94%) .NET
2 222 (64.91%) ASP.NET
3 194 (56.73%) AngularJS
3 194 (56.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 177 (51.75%) RabbitMQ
5 175 (51.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 160 (46.78%) RESTful
7 142 (41.52%) KnockoutJS
8 139 (40.64%) WPF
9 133 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 118 (34.50%) .NET Framework
11 113 (33.04%) WCF
12 93 (27.19%) Entity Framework
13 80 (23.39%) Node.js
14 74 (21.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 66 (19.30%) HTML
16 59 (17.25%) CSS
17 37 (10.82%) XML
18 35 (10.23%) Web Services
19 33 (9.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 79 (23.10%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.43%) Public Cloud
3 14 (4.09%) Social Media
4 13 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.92%) Fintech
5 10 (2.92%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.63%) SWIFT
7 5 (1.46%) User Experience
8 3 (0.88%) Blog
8 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.88%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.58%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 85 (24.85%) Windows
2 41 (11.99%) Windows Server
3 31 (9.06%) Unix
4 9 (2.63%) Linux
5 6 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (62.28%) MVC
3 175 (51.17%) TDD
4 144 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 143 (41.81%) OO
6 142 (41.52%) Dependency Injection
7 136 (39.77%) Kanban
8 133 (38.89%) Web Application Development
9 97 (28.36%) BDD
10 79 (23.10%) Web Development
11 64 (18.71%) DevOps
12 63 (18.42%) Scrum
13 62 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (14.33%) SOLID
15 33 (9.65%) Programme Management
16 31 (9.06%) Microservices
17 30 (8.77%) SDLC
18 29 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (7.60%) Software Engineering
20 25 (7.31%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (75.73%) C#
2 149 (43.57%) F#
3 132 (38.60%) Ruby
4 127 (37.13%) SQL
5 80 (23.39%) JavaScript
6 50 (14.62%) PowerShell
7 33 (9.65%) TypeScript
8 31 (9.06%) T-SQL
9 29 (8.48%) Java
10 27 (7.89%) Shell Script
11 25 (7.31%) Python
12 24 (7.02%) C++
13 21 (6.14%) Go
14 6 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.75%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.88%) Scala
16 2 (0.58%) Haskell
17 1 (0.29%) C
17 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.80%) QA
2 6 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.88%) Basel II
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 132 (38.60%) Kibana
2 74 (21.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 74 (21.64%) WSUS
3 51 (14.91%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (14.91%) Puppet
4 48 (14.04%) Ansible
5 23 (6.73%) Nagios
6 21 (6.14%) Mesos
7 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 160 (46.78%) Microsoft
2 70 (20.47%) Google
3 21 (6.14%) SAP
4 14 (4.09%) Oracle
5 9 (2.63%) Sybase
6 6 (1.75%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.75%) IBM
7 4 (1.17%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.17%) Splunk
8 2 (0.58%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.29%) Fiserv
9 1 (0.29%) Informatica
9 1 (0.29%) Intel
9 1 (0.29%) Murex
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) Tableau
North London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City Of Westminster, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 25% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Flex benefits + Great work place
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 12.5% bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago