The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 882 862 897
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +35
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 25 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.43% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5787 4083 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.95% 3.76% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4647 3517 2904
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 £72,500 £77,500 £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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 14 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 29 July 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
England -28 23 £50,000 +42.85% 7
London - 15 £57,500 - 4
East of England -2 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridge - 4 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £26,000 -
Dundee - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £26,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Norwich +11 1 £35,000 - 1
Norfolk +11 1 £35,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £64,000 -
South East - 1 £64,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,000 -

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 70 (98.59%) Amazon S3
2 68 (95.77%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (88.73%) .NET
4 46 (64.79%) MongoDB
5 45 (63.38%) SQL
5 45 (63.38%) jQuery
6 44 (61.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 43 (60.56%) MySQL
7 43 (60.56%) Web Services
8 39 (54.93%) PHP
9 38 (53.52%) Linux
10 37 (52.11%) Amazon EC2
11 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
12 34 (47.89%) Node.js
13 33 (46.48%) C#
13 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
14 31 (43.66%) SEO
14 31 (43.66%) Social Media
14 31 (43.66%) ElastiCache
15 30 (42.25%) MVC
16 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
17 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
18 17 (23.94%) HTML
19 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (22.54%) WCF
20 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
20 15 (21.13%) Games
20 15 (21.13%) NoSQL
21 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 34 (47.89%) Node.js
2 13 (18.31%) EPiServer CMS
2 13 (18.31%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) WordPress
4 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.23%) Drupal
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 70 (98.59%) Amazon S3
2 68 (95.77%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (52.11%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (43.66%) ElastiCache
5 10 (14.08%) CloudFront
6 8 (11.27%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (11.27%) Google App Engine
7 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (4.23%) Route 53
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (64.79%) MongoDB
2 44 (61.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 43 (60.56%) MySQL
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
5 15 (21.13%) NoSQL
6 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (16.90%) Redis
8 11 (15.49%) Neo4j
8 11 (15.49%) Couchbase
8 11 (15.49%) Hadoop
8 11 (15.49%) Apache Hive
9 6 (8.45%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (4.23%) Big Data
11 2 (2.82%) SimpleDB
11 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) PostSharp
3 4 (5.63%) MSBuild
3 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.63%) NUnit
3 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) JIRA
4 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (21.13%) Games
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 31 (43.66%) PHP Developer
3 26 (36.62%) C# Developer
3 26 (36.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (29.58%) .NET Developer
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (21.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (16.90%) Web Developer
7 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Junior
8 10 (14.08%) SQL Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Agile .NET Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Agile C# Developer
8 10 (14.08%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Senior PHP Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Junior PHP Developer
9 9 (12.68%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (88.73%) .NET
2 45 (63.38%) jQuery
3 43 (60.56%) Web Services
4 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
5 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (23.94%) HTML
7 16 (22.54%) WCF
8 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
9 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (11.27%) MapReduce
11 5 (7.04%) REST
11 5 (7.04%) CSS
12 3 (4.23%) Symfony
12 3 (4.23%) Memcached
13 2 (2.82%) AppFabric
13 2 (2.82%) HTML5
13 2 (2.82%) NancyFx
13 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
13 2 (2.82%) XHTML
14 1 (1.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (43.66%) Social Media
2 10 (14.08%) Online Games
2 10 (14.08%) Social Gaming
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) CentOS
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.23%) SELinux
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) SEO
2 30 (42.25%) MVC
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.45%) OOP
8 6 (8.45%) OO
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.63%) Analytics
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
10 3 (4.23%) Load Testing
11 2 (2.82%) AOP
11 2 (2.82%) User Stories
11 2 (2.82%) Android Development
11 2 (2.82%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) SQL
2 39 (54.93%) PHP
3 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
4 33 (46.48%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) F#
6 7 (9.86%) Java
7 5 (7.04%) Scala
7 5 (7.04%) Clojure
8 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.23%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) Python
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) Haskell
10 2 (2.82%) Erlang
10 2 (2.82%) C
11 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Varnish
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (18.31%) EPiServer
2 13 (18.31%) Akamai
2 13 (18.31%) Facebook
3 11 (15.49%) Google
4 3 (4.23%) Splunk
4 3 (4.23%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Central London / West End
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37.5k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, flextime
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago