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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 834 870 868
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 46 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.19% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 26
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -

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
6163 4630 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.58% 4.30% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 3815 3411
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 20 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 24 December 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 +27 38 £46,250 -26.00% 4
London +6 19 £55,000 +46.66% 4
South East -3 13 £44,000 -29.60%
City of London +17 7 £65,000 +73.33%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Marlow - 5 £40,000 -
Scotland - 5 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey - 4 £44,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 3 £23,000 -
Bolton - 3 £23,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £23,000 -
Dundee - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
Norwich - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 81 (96.43%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (88.10%) Amazon S3
3 70 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (51.19%) Linux
5 42 (50.00%) .NET
6 40 (47.62%) C#
6 40 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
7 38 (45.24%) MySQL
8 35 (41.67%) Java
8 35 (41.67%) Web Services
9 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
9 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (40.48%) jQuery
10 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
11 30 (35.71%) HTML
12 29 (34.52%) SQL
12 29 (34.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (30.95%) Python
13 26 (30.95%) MongoDB
14 25 (29.76%) CSS
15 24 (28.57%) PHP
15 24 (28.57%) MVC
16 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
16 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (27.38%) HTML5
17 21 (25.00%) Windows
18 20 (23.81%) NoSQL
19 19 (22.62%) TDD
20 18 (21.43%) Bash Shell
20 18 (21.43%) CSS3

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (15.48%) Node.js
2 11 (13.10%) CMS
3 8 (9.52%) Apache
4 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.14%) WordPress
4 6 (7.14%) Kentico
4 6 (7.14%) Apache Spark
5 5 (5.95%) EPiServer CMS
5 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
5 5 (5.95%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 81 (96.43%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (88.10%) Amazon S3
3 70 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (17.86%) Route 53
5 13 (15.48%) CloudFront
6 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (7.14%) ElastiCache
8 6 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (3.57%) PaaS
9 3 (3.57%) GitHub
9 3 (3.57%) IaaS
9 3 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
10 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) SSH
2 5 (5.95%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) SSL
3 4 (4.76%) DNS
3 4 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.76%) SMTP
3 4 (4.76%) FTP
3 4 (4.76%) OpenVPN
3 4 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) BGP
4 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.62%) Amazon RDS
2 38 (45.24%) MySQL
3 29 (34.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 26 (30.95%) MongoDB
5 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
6 20 (23.81%) NoSQL
7 11 (13.10%) Redis
7 11 (13.10%) RDBMS
7 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
8 9 (10.71%) Hadoop
9 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (8.33%) Data Mining
11 6 (7.14%) Big Data
11 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (7.14%) RavenDB
12 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (3.57%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.48%) Subversion
3 12 (14.29%) Maven
3 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.10%) TeamCity
5 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.14%) GitLab
6 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.14%) LLBLGen Pro
7 3 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (2.38%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.38%) NUnit
8 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.38%) JIRA
9 1 (1.19%) Selenium
9 1 (1.19%) PostSharp
General
1 7 (8.33%) Publishing
2 5 (5.95%) Games
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (55.95%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 13 (15.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.90%) SQL Developer
6 10 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Junior
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (5.95%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 35 (41.67%) Web Services
3 34 (40.48%) jQuery
4 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 30 (35.71%) HTML
6 25 (29.76%) CSS
7 23 (27.38%) HTML5
8 18 (21.43%) CSS3
9 17 (20.24%) JSON
10 16 (19.05%) RESTful
11 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (15.48%) REST
13 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 11 (13.10%) WCF
14 11 (13.10%) XML
15 10 (11.90%) SOAP
15 10 (11.90%) NHibernate
16 9 (10.71%) LAMP
16 9 (10.71%) MSMQ
17 7 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Open Source
4 4 (4.76%) Social Gaming
5 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) iPhone
6 2 (2.38%) Online Games
7 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.19%) Linux
2 21 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Android
5 7 (8.33%) CentOS
6 4 (4.76%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.57%) UNIX
7 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) MVC
3 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (22.62%) TDD
5 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.48%) Analytics
6 10 (11.90%) DevOps
6 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 10 (11.90%) OO
7 7 (8.33%) Web Analytics
8 6 (7.14%) System Testing
8 6 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
8 6 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.95%) Benchmarking
9 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.95%) Data Management
9 5 (5.95%) ETL
9 5 (5.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) C#
2 35 (41.67%) Java
3 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 29 (34.52%) SQL
5 26 (30.95%) Python
6 24 (28.57%) PHP
7 18 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 14 (16.67%) Ruby
9 9 (10.71%) F#
10 8 (9.52%) Scala
10 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
11 6 (7.14%) PHP5
11 6 (7.14%) TypeScript
12 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
13 3 (3.57%) C
14 1 (1.19%) Clojure
14 1 (1.19%) Haskell
14 1 (1.19%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Nagios
1 14 (16.67%) Puppet
2 9 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (5.95%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.95%) Akamai
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.76%) AppDynamics
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Sencha
4 3 (3.57%) Splunk
4 3 (3.57%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.38%) Facebook
5 2 (2.38%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.19%) MapR
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