The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 829 837 843
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 52 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.030% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 34
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20468 19663 21122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.58% 18.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16386 15794 17412
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 11 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 1 August 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 -41 51 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Leeds - 22 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 22 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 22 £60,000 - 1
London -40 20 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Manchester - 9 £45,000 -
North West - 9 £45,000 -
Southwark - 6 £47,500 -
City of London -6 5 £40,000 -40.74%
Glasgow - 1 £62,500 -
Scotland - 1 £62,500 -

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 77 (90.59%) Java
2 65 (76.47%) Linux
3 57 (67.06%) Web Services
4 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 50 (58.82%) Open Source
6 49 (57.65%) Degree
6 49 (57.65%) MySQL
7 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (54.12%) Scrum
9 44 (51.76%) Apache
9 44 (51.76%) Tomcat
10 43 (50.59%) XML
10 43 (50.59%) QA
11 42 (49.41%) RabbitMQ
11 42 (49.41%) PHP
12 41 (48.24%) ActiveMQ
13 40 (47.06%) High Availability
14 37 (43.53%) Internet
15 36 (42.35%) WebSphere
16 35 (41.18%) HTTP
16 35 (41.18%) J2EE
16 35 (41.18%) WebLogic
17 34 (40.00%) Solaris
17 34 (40.00%) Project Management
17 34 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
17 34 (40.00%) Load Testing
18 32 (37.65%) RIA
18 32 (37.65%) Network Load Balancing
18 32 (37.65%) F5
18 32 (37.65%) Symmetrix

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 44 (51.76%) Apache
1 44 (51.76%) Tomcat
2 36 (42.35%) WebSphere
3 35 (41.18%) WebLogic
4 32 (37.65%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (10.59%) Confluence
6 4 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) OpenShift
2 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Heroku
3 1 (1.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Internet
2 35 (41.18%) HTTP
3 4 (4.71%) LDAP
4 2 (2.35%) DSL
4 2 (2.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (57.65%) MySQL
2 17 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.06%) Redis
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.71%) DB2
7 4 (4.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.53%) Big Data
8 3 (3.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) JIRA
2 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.94%) Maven
2 11 (12.94%) JUnit
3 9 (10.59%) Mercurial
3 9 (10.59%) Gradle
3 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 4 (4.71%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.53%) Selenium
5 3 (3.53%) RSpec
5 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.35%) NeoLoad
6 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.35%) WebLOAD
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Advertising
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (69.41%) Developer
2 37 (43.53%) Architect
3 34 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (24.71%) Lead Developer
5 16 (18.82%) Senior Developer
6 15 (17.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 15 (17.65%) Senior Architect
7 13 (15.29%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (7.06%) GUI Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Programmer
9 5 (5.88%) Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Programmer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (4.71%) ScrumMaster
11 3 (3.53%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (67.06%) Web Services
2 43 (50.59%) XML
3 42 (49.41%) RabbitMQ
4 41 (48.24%) ActiveMQ
5 35 (41.18%) J2EE
6 32 (37.65%) LAMP
7 23 (27.06%) JMS
8 21 (24.71%) HTML
9 20 (23.53%) JSON
10 19 (22.35%) Spring
11 17 (20.00%) CSS
12 16 (18.82%) Java EE
13 13 (15.29%) Hibernate
14 12 (14.12%) REST
15 10 (11.76%) JSP
16 9 (10.59%) EJB
17 8 (9.41%) RESTful
18 7 (8.24%) HTML5
19 6 (7.06%) Middleware
19 6 (7.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (58.82%) Open Source
2 32 (37.65%) RIA
2 32 (37.65%) Symmetrix
2 32 (37.65%) Clustering
3 17 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.53%) Social Gaming
4 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) Derivative
5 2 (2.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 65 (76.47%) Linux
2 34 (40.00%) Solaris
3 14 (16.47%) Windows
4 10 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.59%) UNIX
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) Scrum
3 40 (47.06%) High Availability
4 34 (40.00%) Project Management
4 34 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 34 (40.00%) Load Testing
5 32 (37.65%) Network Load Balancing
5 32 (37.65%) Content Management
5 32 (37.65%) UML
6 21 (24.71%) SOA
6 21 (24.71%) TDD
7 15 (17.65%) MVC
8 14 (16.47%) Software Engineering
9 13 (15.29%) OO
9 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.59%) Low Latency
10 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
11 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
11 6 (7.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 77 (90.59%) Java
2 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 42 (49.41%) PHP
4 26 (30.59%) Ruby
5 25 (29.41%) SQL
6 23 (27.06%) Perl
7 19 (22.35%) C++
8 16 (18.82%) Python
9 6 (7.06%) C
10 5 (5.88%) Erlang
10 5 (5.88%) Scala
11 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.71%) PHP5
12 3 (3.53%) Groovy
12 3 (3.53%) Clojure
12 3 (3.53%) Golang
12 3 (3.53%) Fortran
13 1 (1.18%) XPath
13 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 49 (57.65%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (50.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.71%) HDFS
3 2 (2.35%) Varnish
4 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
2 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) F5
1 32 (37.65%) EMC
1 32 (37.65%) Cisco
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) Google
4 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 9 (10.59%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.71%) Business Objects
6 4 (4.71%) Rackspace
6 4 (4.71%) Zend
7 3 (3.53%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) Terracotta
8 1 (1.18%) JBoss
8 1 (1.18%) Sybase
London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago