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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 865 881 893
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 32 51 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.042% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.37% 0.70% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 9
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £28,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%

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
8687 7253 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.04% 5.98% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6981 5944 3998
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 28 May 2015 within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 16 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 28 May 2015. 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 +20 28 £45,000 +12.50% 7
London +41 18 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South East - 6 £40,000 -
Brighton - 5 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £37,500 - 2
Scotland - 4 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -9 3 £50,000 +31.57%
Leamington Spa - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +52 2 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (87.67%) Amazon EC2
3 57 (78.08%) Amazon S3
4 54 (73.97%) Amazon RDS
5 42 (57.53%) Linux
6 37 (50.68%) MySQL
7 36 (49.32%) Web Services
7 36 (49.32%) C#
8 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
9 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
9 32 (43.84%) .NET
10 27 (36.99%) Python
11 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
12 23 (31.51%) MVC
13 22 (30.14%) Opscode Chef
14 21 (28.77%) SQL
14 21 (28.77%) HTML
15 20 (27.40%) DNS
15 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (27.40%) Redis
16 19 (26.03%) Android
17 18 (24.66%) Apache
17 18 (24.66%) Amazon ELB
17 18 (24.66%) DevOps
18 17 (23.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 17 (23.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 17 (23.29%) HTML5
18 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
18 17 (23.29%) Windows
18 17 (23.29%) CSS

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 18 (24.66%) Apache
2 17 (23.29%) nginx
3 10 (13.70%) CMS
3 10 (13.70%) Kentico
4 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.85%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
6 4 (5.48%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 73 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (87.67%) Amazon EC2
3 57 (78.08%) Amazon S3
4 18 (24.66%) Amazon ELB
5 17 (23.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (21.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (19.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (13.70%) GitHub
8 10 (13.70%) Route 53
9 9 (12.33%) CloudFront
10 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (8.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (6.85%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (5.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (1.37%) PaaS
14 1 (1.37%) IaaS
14 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (1.37%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (1.37%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) DNS
2 13 (17.81%) Firewall
3 12 (16.44%) SSL
3 12 (16.44%) OpenVPN
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.11%) HTTP
6 2 (2.74%) SMTP
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
6 2 (2.74%) FTP
6 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (73.97%) Amazon RDS
2 37 (50.68%) MySQL
3 20 (27.40%) Redis
4 17 (23.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (23.29%) MongoDB
5 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
6 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
7 10 (13.70%) RDBMS
7 10 (13.70%) RavenDB
8 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
9 5 (6.85%) Big Data
10 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
10 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (4.11%) SimpleDB
12 2 (2.74%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
13 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
13 1 (1.37%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.70%) Subversion
3 10 (13.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (13.70%) LLBLGen Pro
4 7 (9.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.11%) Hudson
5 3 (4.11%) Grunt
5 3 (4.11%) Bower
5 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.37%) Redmine
6 1 (1.37%) GitLab
General
1 5 (6.85%) Games
2 3 (4.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Linux Support
3 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) Linux Support Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.59%) DevOps Specialist
5 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.22%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) Web Services
2 32 (43.84%) .NET
3 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
4 21 (28.77%) HTML
5 17 (23.29%) HTML5
5 17 (23.29%) CSS
6 16 (21.92%) NHibernate
7 15 (20.55%) jQuery
8 13 (17.81%) CSS3
8 13 (17.81%) JSON
9 12 (16.44%) WCF
10 11 (15.07%) Memcached
10 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (13.70%) Dapper ORM
12 7 (9.59%) boto
12 7 (9.59%) LAMP
12 7 (9.59%) MSMQ
12 7 (9.59%) LINQ
13 6 (8.22%) RESTful
13 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.85%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.37%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 19 (26.03%) Android
3 17 (23.29%) Windows
3 17 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (16.44%) Amazon Linux
5 9 (12.33%) Apple iOS
5 9 (12.33%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.59%) CentOS
7 3 (4.11%) UNIX
8 2 (2.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) MVC
2 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (24.66%) DevOps
4 14 (19.18%) TDD
5 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.44%) Incident Management
5 12 (16.44%) Server Hardening
6 11 (15.07%) SDLC
6 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
7 10 (13.70%) OO
8 8 (10.96%) Analytics
9 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.22%) OOP
11 5 (6.85%) Auto-Scaling
12 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.48%) Web Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) Big Data Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) Data Analytics
13 3 (4.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) C#
2 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) Python
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 16 (21.92%) PHP
6 13 (17.81%) Java
7 11 (15.07%) Ruby
8 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
9 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
9 6 (8.22%) Scala
10 5 (6.85%) F#
11 4 (5.48%) Perl
12 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.74%) Clojure
13 1 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.37%) Go
13 1 (1.37%) Haskell
13 1 (1.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Varnish
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (1.37%) KVM
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (30.14%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (20.55%) Nagios
3 13 (17.81%) Ansible
4 12 (16.44%) logstash
5 7 (9.59%) Puppet
6 4 (5.48%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.96%) Akamai
4 6 (8.22%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Splunk
6 2 (2.74%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.74%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.37%) Facebook
7 1 (1.37%) Google
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