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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 831 858 814
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -44
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 56 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.034% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 54
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -21.42%

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
19215 18159 21469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 16.96% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15412 14209 17542
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 14 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 2 March 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 +35 51 £50,000 -4.76% 6
South East +4 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire - 21 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 16 £50,000 -
East of England +11 14 £47,500 +26.66%
Bedfordshire - 12 £47,500 -
London +3 11 £62,500 +19.04% 5
Dunstable - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire +5 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Newbury +1 5 £57,500 +27.77%
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
City of London +8 1 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (72.37%) XML
2 47 (61.84%) Java
3 39 (51.32%) JMS
3 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (50.00%) SQL
5 36 (47.37%) XSLT
6 31 (40.79%) Scrum
7 30 (39.47%) REST
8 26 (34.21%) Finance
9 24 (31.58%) .NET
10 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
11 22 (28.95%) Mentoring
12 21 (27.63%) Windows
12 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
13 19 (25.00%) C#
13 19 (25.00%) XSD
13 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 18 (23.68%) Time Management
14 18 (23.68%) Middleware
14 18 (23.68%) IIS
14 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
14 18 (23.68%) WSDL
14 18 (23.68%) MSMQ
15 17 (22.37%) Linux
15 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
15 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
15 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
16 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
16 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
16 16 (21.05%) XSL

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.68%) IIS
3 9 (11.84%) MQSeries
4 5 (6.58%) JBoss
4 5 (6.58%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.95%) Node.js
7 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DSL
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) 3GPP
3 3 (3.95%) HTTP
4 2 (2.63%) SNMP
4 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) IPv6
4 2 (2.63%) SMTP
4 2 (2.63%) IPsec
4 2 (2.63%) SSH
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) MQTT
5 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 14 (18.42%) MySQL
3 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.11%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.84%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.89%) Big Data
6 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.95%) Hazelcast
7 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) DB2
9 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
3 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.16%) JUnit
5 9 (11.84%) Mercurial
6 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 8 (10.53%) Subversion
6 8 (10.53%) Maven
7 7 (9.21%) JIRA
7 7 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
8 5 (6.58%) Selenium
8 5 (6.58%) WebLOAD
8 5 (6.58%) NeoLoad
9 3 (3.95%) JMeter
10 1 (1.32%) RSpec
10 1 (1.32%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.32%) Ant
10 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Support Specialist
4 12 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.79%) Applications Support Specialist
4 12 (15.79%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Python Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Python Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Architect
11 1 (1.32%) Project Manager
11 1 (1.32%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.32%) Analyst
11 1 (1.32%) Technical Architect
11 1 (1.32%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) XML
2 39 (51.32%) JMS
3 36 (47.37%) XSLT
4 30 (39.47%) REST
5 24 (31.58%) .NET
6 19 (25.00%) XSD
7 18 (23.68%) WSDL
7 18 (23.68%) MSMQ
7 18 (23.68%) Middleware
8 16 (21.05%) XSL
9 15 (19.74%) JSON
9 15 (19.74%) Web Services
10 13 (17.11%) CSS
10 13 (17.11%) Spring
11 12 (15.79%) HTML
12 11 (14.47%) LINQ
13 10 (13.16%) HTML5
13 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (11.84%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (11.84%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) Clustering
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.63%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 2 (2.63%) DTV
4 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.63%) RIA
5 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) BBC
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) UNIX
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Scrum
3 22 (28.95%) Mentoring
4 18 (23.68%) Time Management
5 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
6 16 (21.05%) TDD
7 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.16%) DevOps
9 9 (11.84%) BDD
10 8 (10.53%) UX Design
10 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.53%) SOA
11 5 (6.58%) Benchmarking
11 5 (6.58%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.58%) Release Management
11 5 (6.58%) Low Latency
12 4 (5.26%) Microservices
12 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Java
2 38 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (25.00%) C#
4 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
5 12 (15.79%) Python
6 9 (11.84%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) Erlang
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) XPath
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) F#
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.32%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) HDFS
2 1 (1.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Puppet
2 9 (11.84%) Ansible
3 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) HP
3 4 (5.26%) Splunk
4 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) F5
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) EMC
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.32%) Fiorano
6 1 (1.32%) Google
6 1 (1.32%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.32%) Vertica
6 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BBC - Capita Managed Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago