The table below looks at the statistics for AMQP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AMQP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 839 831 829
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 40 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 38
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -30.47%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18832 17703 21929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.06% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15289 13892 18201
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AMQP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AMQP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

AMQP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AMQP
Salary Trend

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

AMQP Salary Trend in the UK

AMQP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AMQP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 -1 39 £50,000 +5.26% 4
South East -23 19 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hampshire - 17 £50,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 16 £50,000 - 1
East of England -3 12 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £46,250 - 1
London +3 6 £73,750 -18.05% 1
Dunstable - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
Cambridge -4 2 - -
Berkshire -6 2 £58,750 +38.23%
Newbury -11 2 £58,750 +38.23%
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AMQP 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 AMQP.

1 55 (73.33%) Java
2 44 (58.67%) JMS
3 43 (57.33%) XML
4 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (44.00%) SQL
6 29 (38.67%) Windows
7 28 (37.33%) XSLT
7 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
8 26 (34.67%) .NET
8 26 (34.67%) Scrum
9 23 (30.67%) Finance
10 22 (29.33%) XSD
10 22 (29.33%) Tomcat
10 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
11 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 20 (26.67%) Web Services
11 20 (26.67%) C#
11 20 (26.67%) HTML
11 20 (26.67%) Middleware
12 19 (25.33%) REST
13 17 (22.67%) SOA
14 16 (21.33%) MSMQ
14 16 (21.33%) WSDL
14 16 (21.33%) IIS
14 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
14 16 (21.33%) CSS
14 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
14 16 (21.33%) Time Management
15 14 (18.67%) Spring
15 14 (18.67%) TDD

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AMQP 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 AMQP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (29.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.33%) IIS
3 10 (13.33%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.33%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.00%) Node.js
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) LDAP
1 6 (8.00%) DSL
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (4.00%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) Network Security
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) Multicast
3 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 2 (2.67%) SMTP
3 2 (2.67%) IPv6
3 2 (2.67%) IPsec
3 2 (2.67%) SSH
4 1 (1.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (13.33%) MySQL
4 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.00%) DB2
5 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.67%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (9.33%) JIRA
4 7 (9.33%) Subversion
5 6 (8.00%) Maven
5 6 (8.00%) Selenium
5 6 (8.00%) WebLOAD
5 6 (8.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.00%) NeoLoad
6 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.67%) JMeter
8 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 4 (5.33%) Publishing
6 3 (4.00%) Electronics
7 2 (2.67%) Billing
8 1 (1.33%) Back Office
8 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
2 12 (16.00%) Support Specialist
2 12 (16.00%) Applications Support
2 12 (16.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 11 (14.67%) Architect
4 9 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Web Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Technical Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Python Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Senior Python Developer
12 1 (1.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) JMS
2 43 (57.33%) XML
3 28 (37.33%) XSLT
4 26 (34.67%) .NET
5 22 (29.33%) XSD
6 20 (26.67%) Web Services
6 20 (26.67%) HTML
6 20 (26.67%) Middleware
7 19 (25.33%) REST
8 16 (21.33%) CSS
8 16 (21.33%) MSMQ
8 16 (21.33%) WSDL
9 14 (18.67%) Spring
10 13 (17.33%) HTML5
11 12 (16.00%) XSL
12 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.00%) LINQ
13 8 (10.67%) JSON
13 8 (10.67%) WinForms
13 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) User Experience
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (6.67%) Clustering
4 4 (5.33%) Social Network
4 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.00%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.67%) RIA
6 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.67%) NHS
6 2 (2.67%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.67%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) DTV
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) UNIX
2 13 (17.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
3 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
4 17 (22.67%) SOA
5 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (21.33%) Time Management
6 14 (18.67%) TDD
7 12 (16.00%) CRM
8 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.33%) BDD
9 8 (10.67%) Microservices
9 8 (10.67%) UX Design
10 6 (8.00%) Market Research
10 6 (8.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.00%) Network Design
10 6 (8.00%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (8.00%) Release Management
10 6 (8.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 55 (73.33%) Java
2 33 (44.00%) SQL
3 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (26.67%) C#
5 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.33%) C++
7 8 (10.67%) Scala
8 7 (9.33%) Python
9 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.00%) Erlang
10 4 (5.33%) F#
10 4 (5.33%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.33%) Ruby
11 3 (4.00%) Clojure
12 2 (2.67%) Groovy
12 2 (2.67%) C
13 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) HDFS
2 2 (2.67%) Varnish
3 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) HP
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (8.00%) Google
2 6 (8.00%) Rackspace
3 5 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.00%) Terracotta
6 2 (2.67%) F5
6 2 (2.67%) EMC
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Splunk
7 1 (1.33%) Vertica
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago