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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 836 908 870
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -38
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 56 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 22
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £61,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +21.28%

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
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 12 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 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 +63 52 £57,500 -4.16% 7
London +54 33 £60,000 +4.34% 5
East of England - 11 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 10 £45,000 -
South East - 8 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £57,500 -
Dunstable - 6 £50,000 -
Newbury - 2 £56,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £56,250 -
City of London +47 1 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 2
Cambridge - 1 - - 2

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 80 (74.07%) XML
2 73 (67.59%) Java
3 68 (62.96%) JMS
4 62 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (44.44%) REST
6 47 (43.52%) Finance
7 42 (38.89%) SQL
8 40 (37.04%) XSLT
9 38 (35.19%) JSON
10 37 (34.26%) Spring
11 35 (32.41%) Tomcat
12 34 (31.48%) Linux
13 32 (29.63%) TDD
14 31 (28.70%) Git (software)
15 30 (27.78%) Scrum
15 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
16 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
17 27 (25.00%) Jenkins
17 27 (25.00%) Python
18 25 (23.15%) Java EE
18 25 (23.15%) Mentoring
19 24 (22.22%) Degree
20 23 (21.30%) Web Services
20 23 (21.30%) Puppet
21 22 (20.37%) XSL
21 22 (20.37%) PL/SQL
21 22 (20.37%) MySQL
22 21 (19.44%) JDBC
22 21 (19.44%) MQSeries
22 21 (19.44%) MongoDB

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 35 (32.41%) Tomcat
2 21 (19.44%) MQSeries
2 21 (19.44%) Apache Spark
3 16 (14.81%) IIS
4 7 (6.48%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.56%) JBoss
6 5 (4.63%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.78%) Apache
8 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.93%) Mule
9 1 (0.93%) Node.js
9 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.63%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 3 (2.78%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
2 3 (2.78%) DSL
2 3 (2.78%) HTTP
3 2 (1.85%) MQTT
4 1 (0.93%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 22 (20.37%) MySQL
3 21 (19.44%) MongoDB
4 19 (17.59%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (17.59%) Hadoop
5 16 (14.81%) Big Data
6 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (7.41%) Redis
7 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.63%) Riak
9 4 (3.70%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 27 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (15.74%) Mercurial
4 16 (14.81%) Visual Studio
5 13 (12.04%) Subversion
6 10 (9.26%) Maven
6 10 (9.26%) JUnit
7 9 (8.33%) JIRA
8 8 (7.41%) Cucumber
9 7 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (4.63%) Ant
10 5 (4.63%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (3.70%) JMeter
12 3 (2.78%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.78%) RSpec
12 3 (2.78%) Selenium
12 3 (2.78%) WebLOAD
12 3 (2.78%) NeoLoad
13 2 (1.85%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 47 (43.52%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Electronics
3 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (72.22%) Developer
2 43 (39.81%) Java Developer
3 24 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Support Specialist
5 16 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 16 (14.81%) Applications Support Specialist
5 16 (14.81%) Applications Specialist
6 15 (13.89%) Python Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Python Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Consultant
10 3 (2.78%) Middleware Engineer
11 2 (1.85%) AWS Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
12 1 (0.93%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (74.07%) XML
2 68 (62.96%) JMS
3 48 (44.44%) REST
4 40 (37.04%) XSLT
5 38 (35.19%) JSON
6 37 (34.26%) Spring
7 25 (23.15%) Java EE
8 23 (21.30%) Web Services
9 22 (20.37%) XSL
10 21 (19.44%) JDBC
10 21 (19.44%) Kafka
11 20 (18.52%) .NET
12 17 (15.74%) Django
13 16 (14.81%) WSDL
13 16 (14.81%) XSD
13 16 (14.81%) MSMQ
13 16 (14.81%) Middleware
14 14 (12.96%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (12.04%) RESTful
16 11 (10.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.48%) User Experience
3 5 (4.63%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.78%) DTV
6 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.48%) Linux
2 17 (15.74%) Windows
3 3 (2.78%) UNIX
3 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) TDD
3 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 30 (27.78%) Scrum
4 25 (23.15%) Mentoring
5 21 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (18.52%) DevOps
7 16 (14.81%) Time Management
8 15 (13.89%) Multithreading
8 15 (13.89%) Low Latency
9 13 (12.04%) BDD
10 8 (7.41%) Microservices
11 7 (6.48%) UX Design
12 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.56%) SOA
13 5 (4.63%) OO
13 5 (4.63%) Kanban
13 5 (4.63%) Software Architecture
13 5 (4.63%) Dependency Management
14 4 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 73 (67.59%) Java
2 42 (38.89%) SQL
3 27 (25.00%) Python
4 22 (20.37%) PL/SQL
5 16 (14.81%) C#
6 12 (11.11%) Clojure
7 11 (10.19%) Groovy
7 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
8 9 (8.33%) C++
9 8 (7.41%) Scala
9 8 (7.41%) Ruby
10 5 (4.63%) Go
10 5 (4.63%) C
10 5 (4.63%) Erlang
11 4 (3.70%) Perl
12 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.85%) XPath
13 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.93%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 24 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (21.30%) Puppet
2 18 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (15.74%) Ansible
4 5 (4.63%) Mesos
5 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.48%) Terracotta
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Splunk
4 4 (3.70%) IBM
5 3 (2.78%) SAP
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Fiorano
6 2 (1.85%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.93%) Vertica
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