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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
Rank 864 872 866
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 40 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.040% 0.013%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,250
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
8772 6822 4601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.94% 5.69% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7046 5637 3914
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Amazon SQS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 19 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 5 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
(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 +31 36 £45,000 +12.50% 9
London +20 19 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire +16 6 £40,000 +5.26% 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 2
South East - 6 £40,000 -
Dewsbury - 6 £40,000 -
Brighton - 5 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands -21 4 £50,000 +31.57%
Scotland - 4 £38,750 -
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £38,750 -
Leamington Spa - 4 £50,000 -
City of London +37 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East of England +14 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Norwich +6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Norfolk +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -

Amazon SQS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 82 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (84.15%) Amazon EC2
3 61 (74.39%) Amazon S3
4 58 (70.73%) Amazon RDS
5 44 (53.66%) Linux
6 43 (52.44%) C#
7 40 (48.78%) .NET
8 39 (47.56%) Web Services
9 38 (46.34%) MySQL
10 35 (42.68%) Python
11 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
11 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
12 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET
13 25 (30.49%) SQL
14 23 (28.05%) MVC
14 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (28.05%) MongoDB
15 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
15 22 (26.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
15 22 (26.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (26.83%) DNS
16 21 (25.61%) Windows
16 21 (25.61%) Redis
17 20 (24.39%) HTML
18 19 (23.17%) AWS CloudFormation
18 19 (23.17%) Amazon ELB
19 18 (21.95%) DevOps
19 18 (21.95%) Nagios
19 18 (21.95%) NHibernate

Amazon SQS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 17 (20.73%) Apache
2 16 (19.51%) nginx
3 10 (12.20%) Kentico
3 10 (12.20%) CMS
4 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.54%) Apache Spark
6 5 (6.10%) IIS
7 2 (2.44%) Node.js
8 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 82 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (84.15%) Amazon EC2
3 61 (74.39%) Amazon S3
4 22 (26.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (23.17%) Amazon ELB
5 19 (23.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (19.51%) Route 53
7 14 (17.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (14.63%) CloudFront
9 10 (12.20%) GitHub
10 6 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (7.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (6.10%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (2.44%) IaaS
12 2 (2.44%) PaaS
13 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (1.22%) Google App Engine
13 1 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) DNS
2 13 (15.85%) Firewall
3 12 (14.63%) OpenVPN
3 12 (14.63%) SSL
4 6 (7.32%) HTTP
5 5 (6.10%) SMTP
5 5 (6.10%) HTTPS
5 5 (6.10%) FTP
6 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.44%) DHCP
8 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (70.73%) Amazon RDS
2 38 (46.34%) MySQL
3 23 (28.05%) MongoDB
4 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
4 22 (26.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 21 (25.61%) Redis
6 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
7 11 (13.41%) RDBMS
8 10 (12.20%) RavenDB
9 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.76%) Hadoop
10 8 (9.76%) Data Mining
10 8 (9.76%) Big Data
11 3 (3.66%) SimpleDB
11 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.44%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.22%) MemcacheDB
13 1 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (1.22%) BigQuery
13 1 (1.22%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.41%) Subversion
4 10 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (12.20%) LLBLGen Pro
5 7 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.66%) Hudson
7 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.22%) Maven
8 1 (1.22%) Redmine
8 1 (1.22%) Grunt
8 1 (1.22%) Bower
8 1 (1.22%) GitLab
General
1 6 (7.32%) Games
2 3 (3.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Linux Support
3 12 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Linux Support Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.98%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps Specialist
8 6 (7.32%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.32%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) .NET
2 39 (47.56%) Web Services
3 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET
4 20 (24.39%) HTML
5 18 (21.95%) NHibernate
6 16 (19.51%) CSS
6 16 (19.51%) HTML5
7 14 (17.07%) jQuery
8 12 (14.63%) WCF
8 12 (14.63%) Memcached
8 12 (14.63%) JSON
9 11 (13.41%) MSMQ
9 11 (13.41%) LAMP
9 11 (13.41%) RESTful
9 11 (13.41%) CSS3
9 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (13.41%) Dapper ORM
10 8 (9.76%) LINQ
11 7 (8.54%) Reactive Extensions
11 7 (8.54%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
6 2 (2.44%) Social Media
6 2 (2.44%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.22%) Online Games
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.66%) Linux
2 21 (25.61%) Windows
3 17 (20.73%) Android
3 17 (20.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (14.63%) Amazon Linux
5 11 (13.41%) Ubuntu
6 7 (8.54%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.32%) CentOS
8 1 (1.22%) UNIX
8 1 (1.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) MVC
1 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (21.95%) DevOps
2 18 (21.95%) TDD
3 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.85%) Analytics
5 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
5 12 (14.63%) Mobile Development
6 10 (12.20%) OO
7 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.76%) Web Analytics
8 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
9 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) OOP
10 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.10%) Auto-Scaling
12 3 (3.66%) Load Testing
12 3 (3.66%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 43 (52.44%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) Python
3 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 17 (20.73%) Java
6 16 (19.51%) PHP
6 16 (19.51%) Ruby
7 10 (12.20%) Scala
7 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
8 9 (10.98%) F#
9 4 (4.88%) Perl
10 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) Clojure
12 1 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.22%) Go
12 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.22%) Haskell
12 1 (1.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Varnish
2 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) KVM
3 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (21.95%) Nagios
3 12 (14.63%) Ansible
3 12 (14.63%) logstash
4 9 (10.98%) Puppet
5 4 (4.88%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Oracle
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.98%) VMware
5 8 (9.76%) Akamai
6 5 (6.10%) AppDynamics
7 4 (4.88%) Splunk
8 1 (1.22%) Facebook
8 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.22%) MapR
8 1 (1.22%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.22%) Google
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago