The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 609 632 579
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -53
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 22 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.042% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 30
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
AMQP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6897 7881 7584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.61% 16.37% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 6551 6227
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in London

AMQP
Salary Trend in London

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

AMQP Salary Trend in London

AMQP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AMQP across the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

AMQP Salary Histogram in London

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (98.04%) JMS
3 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (78.43%) Spring
5 33 (64.71%) TDD
6 30 (58.82%) Kafka
6 30 (58.82%) Apache Spark
7 28 (54.90%) Java EE
8 27 (52.94%) Hadoop
9 26 (50.98%) Degree
10 25 (49.02%) Software Engineering
11 24 (47.06%) Finance
11 24 (47.06%) MQSeries
11 24 (47.06%) JDBC
11 24 (47.06%) XML
12 23 (45.10%) Clojure
13 22 (43.14%) JSON
14 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (35.29%) Linux
16 17 (33.33%) Scala
16 17 (33.33%) Big Data
16 17 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (33.33%) Redis
17 16 (31.37%) Puppet
17 16 (31.37%) REST
17 16 (31.37%) Ruby
17 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
17 16 (31.37%) Python
17 16 (31.37%) ActiveMQ
17 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 30 (58.82%) Apache Spark
2 24 (47.06%) MQSeries
3 13 (25.49%) Apache Solr
3 13 (25.49%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (25.49%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
4 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.92%) JBoss
7 1 (1.96%) Mule
7 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) OpenShift
2 6 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.88%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) IaaS
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 17 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (33.33%) Redis
2 17 (33.33%) Big Data
3 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
4 13 (25.49%) Riak
5 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.80%) MySQL
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) Subversion
3 7 (13.73%) Maven
4 5 (9.80%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Ant
4 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.80%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.88%) RSpec
5 3 (5.88%) Mockito
6 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 42 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 20 (39.22%) Senior Developer
4 18 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Lead Java Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Java Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Software Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) JMS
2 40 (78.43%) Spring
3 30 (58.82%) Kafka
4 28 (54.90%) Java EE
5 24 (47.06%) XML
5 24 (47.06%) JDBC
6 22 (43.14%) JSON
7 16 (31.37%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (31.37%) Akka
7 16 (31.37%) REST
8 14 (27.45%) Grails
8 14 (27.45%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (25.49%) Spring Batch
9 13 (25.49%) Spring Integration
9 13 (25.49%) Spring Security
9 13 (25.49%) Spring Boot
9 13 (25.49%) Spring XD
10 10 (19.61%) JMX
11 7 (13.73%) Web Services
11 7 (13.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (64.71%) TDD
3 25 (49.02%) Software Engineering
4 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (27.45%) Low Latency
6 13 (25.49%) Software Architecture
7 10 (19.61%) Multithreading
8 7 (13.73%) Scrum
8 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.76%) BDD
10 5 (9.80%) OO
10 5 (9.80%) Kanban
10 5 (9.80%) Dependency Management
10 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.84%) SOA
11 4 (7.84%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (5.88%) ITIL
12 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.88%) Web Development
12 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (45.10%) Clojure
3 17 (33.33%) Scala
4 16 (31.37%) Ruby
4 16 (31.37%) Python
5 14 (27.45%) Groovy
6 13 (25.49%) Erlang
6 13 (25.49%) Go
7 10 (19.61%) SQL
8 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.92%) XPath
10 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.96%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Puppet
1 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (25.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
2 10 (19.61%) Terracotta
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Fiorano
4 3 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft