The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 319 322 333
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £45,000
AMQP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AMQP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AMQP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AMQP across the City of London region.

AMQP Salary Trend in the City of London

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AMQP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AMQP.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) JSF
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (50.00%) GWT
4 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Degree

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AMQP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AMQP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) GUI Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (50.00%) GWT
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (16.67%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Mustache
4 1 (16.67%) Memcached
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Erlang
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle