The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 244 - 247
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% - 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% - 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £45,000
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1088 1045 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.82% 14.60% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 908 888 912
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AMQP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

AMQP Salary Trend in the North West

AMQP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 9 £45,000 -
AMQP
England

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) EJB
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Java EE
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 9 (100.00%) Confluence
1 9 (100.00%) Gradle
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 9 (100.00%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) ScrumMaster
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) EJB
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) Java EE
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP