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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 869 846 861
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 28 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+39.86% -31.90%

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 13 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 19 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 -18 28 £50,000 - 3
East of England -13 11 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South East +13 8 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Basingstoke - 8 £50,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 - 2
London +1 7 £67,500 -25.00%
Dunstable - 5 £45,000 -
Cambridge -3 3 £57,000 +53.02%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £57,000 +53.02%
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (86.67%) Java
2 49 (65.33%) JMS
3 37 (49.33%) XML
4 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
5 33 (44.00%) SQL
5 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (42.67%) Web Services
7 31 (41.33%) Windows
8 26 (34.67%) Linux
8 26 (34.67%) Scrum
9 23 (30.67%) SOA
10 22 (29.33%) HTML
11 21 (28.00%) Tomcat
12 20 (26.67%) Mentoring
13 18 (24.00%) .NET
13 18 (24.00%) XSD
13 18 (24.00%) Middleware
13 18 (24.00%) JSON
13 18 (24.00%) Finance
14 17 (22.67%) UNIX
15 16 (21.33%) XSLT
15 16 (21.33%) QA
15 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
15 16 (21.33%) CRM
15 16 (21.33%) Open Source
16 15 (20.00%) Spring
16 15 (20.00%) MySQL
16 15 (20.00%) TDD
17 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.67%) Oracle

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.33%) MQSeries
3 8 (10.67%) IIS
4 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.00%) Confluence
5 5 (6.67%) Apache
6 2 (2.67%) Node.js
6 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) LDAP
2 7 (9.33%) Internet
3 6 (8.00%) DSL
3 6 (8.00%) HTTP
4 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) Multicast
5 2 (2.67%) IPv6
5 2 (2.67%) SNMP
5 2 (2.67%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.67%) SMTP
5 2 (2.67%) IPsec
5 2 (2.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) MySQL
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 10 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 10 (13.33%) DB2
5 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) JIRA
2 12 (16.00%) JUnit
3 10 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
5 8 (10.67%) Maven
6 7 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (9.33%) Subversion
7 6 (8.00%) Selenium
7 6 (8.00%) WebLOAD
7 6 (8.00%) Mercurial
7 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (8.00%) Gradle
7 6 (8.00%) NeoLoad
8 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Publishing
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) Architect
2 15 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Java Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Applications Support Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Support Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.67%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (9.33%) Middleware Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Web Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Technical Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.33%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (65.33%) JMS
2 37 (49.33%) XML
3 32 (42.67%) Web Services
4 22 (29.33%) HTML
5 18 (24.00%) .NET
5 18 (24.00%) XSD
5 18 (24.00%) Middleware
5 18 (24.00%) JSON
6 16 (21.33%) XSLT
7 15 (20.00%) Spring
8 14 (18.67%) CSS
9 13 (17.33%) REST
10 11 (14.67%) JSP
11 10 (13.33%) Servlets
11 10 (13.33%) RESTful
11 10 (13.33%) HTML5
11 10 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (12.00%) Java EE
13 8 (10.67%) XSL
13 8 (10.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Open Source
2 9 (12.00%) Clustering
3 6 (8.00%) Social Network
3 6 (8.00%) RIA
3 6 (8.00%) Symmetrix
4 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.00%) Reference Data
5 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.67%) NHS
6 2 (2.67%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Linux
3 17 (22.67%) UNIX
4 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.00%) Solaris
5 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
3 23 (30.67%) SOA
4 20 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 16 (21.33%) CRM
5 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.00%) TDD
7 12 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (13.33%) Network Design
8 10 (13.33%) Market Research
8 10 (13.33%) Workflow
8 10 (13.33%) High Availability
8 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (12.00%) UML
9 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.67%) Time Management
10 8 (10.67%) BDD
11 7 (9.33%) Microservices
11 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (86.67%) Java
2 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
3 33 (44.00%) SQL
4 14 (18.67%) C++
5 12 (16.00%) C#
6 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 8 (10.67%) Ruby
7 8 (10.67%) Scala
7 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.00%) Erlang
9 5 (6.67%) Python
9 5 (6.67%) C
9 5 (6.67%) Perl
10 4 (5.33%) PHP
10 4 (5.33%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.33%) F#
11 3 (4.00%) Clojure
12 2 (2.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) QA
2 5 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) HDFS
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.67%) Google
4 10 (13.33%) Rackspace
4 10 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.00%) HP
6 6 (8.00%) EMC
6 6 (8.00%) Cisco
6 6 (8.00%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.00%) F5
7 5 (6.67%) IBM
8 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
9 3 (4.00%) Terracotta
10 1 (1.33%) Vertica
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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DP Connect
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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