The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon SQS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 875 866 893
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 29 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £35,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5917 4194 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.05% 3.86% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 3613 2878
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon SQS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon SQS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Trend in the UK

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon SQS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
England +6 26 £48,750 +39.28% 6
London - 10 £56,250 - 2
East of England +4 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Surrey - 4 £64,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £27,500 - 2
Derby - 4 £27,500 - 2
South East - 4 £64,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £26,000 -
North West - 2 £26,000 -
Norfolk +6 1 £35,000 -
Norwich +6 1 £35,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,000 -

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Amazon SQS 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 Amazon SQS.

1 77 (97.47%) Amazon S3
1 77 (97.47%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (83.54%) .NET
3 52 (65.82%) jQuery
4 51 (64.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 49 (62.03%) MongoDB
5 49 (62.03%) SQL
6 48 (60.76%) Web Services
7 47 (59.49%) MySQL
7 47 (59.49%) PHP
8 43 (54.43%) Linux
9 42 (53.16%) Amazon EC2
10 41 (51.90%) Node.js
10 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
11 36 (45.57%) C#
12 34 (43.04%) ElastiCache
12 34 (43.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
13 33 (41.77%) MVC
14 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET
15 30 (37.97%) SEO
15 30 (37.97%) Social Media
16 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
18 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (25.32%) HTML
20 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
22 16 (20.25%) WCF
22 16 (20.25%) Games

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Amazon SQS 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 Amazon SQS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (51.90%) Node.js
2 13 (16.46%) EPiServer CMS
2 13 (16.46%) CMS
3 8 (10.13%) WordPress
4 5 (6.33%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.80%) Drupal
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 77 (97.47%) Amazon S3
1 77 (97.47%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (53.16%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (43.04%) ElastiCache
3 34 (43.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 10 (12.66%) CloudFront
5 8 (10.13%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (10.13%) Google App Engine
6 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.80%) Route 53
8 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (64.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 49 (62.03%) MongoDB
3 47 (59.49%) MySQL
4 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
5 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
6 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (16.46%) Redis
7 11 (13.92%) Neo4j
7 11 (13.92%) Couchbase
7 11 (13.92%) Apache Hive
7 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
8 7 (8.86%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.80%) Big Data
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.53%) SimpleDB
12 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.33%) PostSharp
4 4 (5.06%) MSBuild
4 4 (5.06%) NUnit
4 4 (5.06%) CruiseControl
4 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 4 (5.06%) JIRA
4 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 16 (20.25%) Games
2 2 (2.53%) Marketing
2 2 (2.53%) Publishing
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (83.54%) Developer
2 34 (43.04%) PHP Developer
3 26 (32.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (32.91%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.32%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.99%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (18.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Junior
6 12 (15.19%) Web Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Junior PHP Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Junior Developer
8 10 (12.66%) Agile .NET Developer
8 10 (12.66%) Agile C# Developer
8 10 (12.66%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (12.66%) SQL Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Programmer
10 3 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (83.54%) .NET
2 52 (65.82%) jQuery
3 48 (60.76%) Web Services
4 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET
5 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (25.32%) HTML
7 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (20.25%) WCF
9 15 (18.99%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.13%) CSS
12 6 (7.59%) HTML5
13 5 (6.33%) RESTful
13 5 (6.33%) REST
13 5 (6.33%) CSS3
13 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (6.33%) ExpressJS
14 3 (3.80%) Memcached
15 2 (2.53%) NancyFx
15 2 (2.53%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.97%) Social Media
2 10 (12.66%) Social Gaming
2 10 (12.66%) Online Games
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 43 (54.43%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) CentOS
3 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) SELinux
6 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) MVC
2 30 (37.97%) SEO
3 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.92%) Multithreading
7 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.13%) MapReduce
8 8 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (7.59%) OOP
9 6 (7.59%) OO
10 5 (6.33%) System Testing
10 5 (6.33%) TDD
10 5 (6.33%) Functional Programming
11 4 (5.06%) Analytics
11 4 (5.06%) Load Testing
11 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.80%) Scrum
12 3 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) SQL
2 47 (59.49%) PHP
3 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
4 36 (45.57%) C#
5 11 (13.92%) F#
6 9 (11.39%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) Clojure
7 5 (6.33%) Scala
7 5 (6.33%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 2 (2.53%) Haskell
10 2 (2.53%) Erlang
10 2 (2.53%) C
10 2 (2.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Varnish
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Puppet
1 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) Akamai
2 13 (16.46%) Facebook
2 13 (16.46%) EPiServer
2 13 (16.46%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (13.92%) Google
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Splunk
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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