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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 844 843 849
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 58 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 29
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £45,000

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
20774 18949 21640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.59% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16468 15309 17691
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 1 September 2014 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 9 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 September 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
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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 58 £50,000 -16.66% 1
London -11 40 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester - 9 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 -
Leeds - 9 £60,000 -
North West - 9 £45,000 -
City of London +4 4 £40,000 -41.81%
Southwark - 4 £47,500 -

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 89 (93.68%) Java
2 63 (66.32%) JavaScript
2 63 (66.32%) Web Services
3 58 (61.05%) Linux
4 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (53.68%) Open Source
5 48 (50.53%) XML
5 48 (50.53%) MySQL
6 47 (49.47%) Scrum
7 44 (46.32%) Degree
7 44 (46.32%) QA
8 41 (43.16%) RabbitMQ
8 41 (43.16%) Tomcat
9 40 (42.11%) JMS
9 40 (42.11%) High Availability
10 38 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
11 37 (38.95%) Apache
12 35 (36.84%) PHP
12 35 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
13 34 (35.79%) Project Management
13 34 (35.79%) Clustering
13 34 (35.79%) UML
13 34 (35.79%) Solaris
13 34 (35.79%) Internet
13 34 (35.79%) Load Testing
14 32 (33.68%) RIA
14 32 (33.68%) Network Load Balancing
14 32 (33.68%) F5
14 32 (33.68%) WebLogic Portal
14 32 (33.68%) Cisco

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (43.16%) Tomcat
2 37 (38.95%) Apache
3 32 (33.68%) WebLogic
3 32 (33.68%) WebLogic Portal
3 32 (33.68%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.47%) Confluence
5 6 (6.32%) MQSeries
6 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.11%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Qpid
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.11%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.05%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) PaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) Internet
2 32 (33.68%) HTTP
3 9 (9.47%) LDAP
4 4 (4.21%) Network Security
5 3 (3.16%) DSL
6 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.11%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (50.53%) MySQL
2 19 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
4 12 (12.63%) RDBMS
5 11 (11.58%) MongoDB
6 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 9 (9.47%) DB2
7 9 (9.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.11%) Redis
11 1 (1.05%) Riak
11 1 (1.05%) Big Data
11 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) JIRA
2 12 (12.63%) Maven
2 12 (12.63%) JUnit
2 12 (12.63%) Eclipse
3 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) Mercurial
3 9 (9.47%) Gradle
4 5 (5.26%) Subversion
4 5 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.21%) Selenium
6 3 (3.16%) WebLOAD
6 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.16%) NeoLoad
6 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.05%) RSpec
7 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.05%) JMeter
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
1 10 (10.53%) Marketing
2 6 (6.32%) Advertising
3 5 (5.26%) Publishing
4 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Games
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (66.32%) Developer
2 44 (46.32%) Architect
3 34 (35.79%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 18 (18.95%) Senior Developer
5 18 (18.95%) Java Developer
6 15 (15.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 15 (15.79%) Senior Architect
7 9 (9.47%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Software Programmer
8 5 (5.26%) Web Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Programmer
8 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (4.21%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (66.32%) Web Services
2 48 (50.53%) XML
3 41 (43.16%) RabbitMQ
4 40 (42.11%) JMS
5 35 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
6 32 (33.68%) LAMP
6 32 (33.68%) J2EE
7 25 (26.32%) HTML
7 25 (26.32%) JSON
8 22 (23.16%) Spring
9 16 (16.84%) CSS
10 12 (12.63%) JSP
10 12 (12.63%) Java EE
11 10 (10.53%) RESTful
11 10 (10.53%) Middleware
12 9 (9.47%) XSD
12 9 (9.47%) Servlets
12 9 (9.47%) EJB
12 9 (9.47%) Hibernate
12 9 (9.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (53.68%) Open Source
2 34 (35.79%) Clustering
3 32 (33.68%) Symmetrix
3 32 (33.68%) RIA
4 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.32%) Social Network
6 3 (3.16%) Social Gaming
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.11%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.05%) Linux
2 34 (35.79%) Solaris
3 25 (26.32%) Windows
4 16 (16.84%) UNIX
5 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.21%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) Scrum
3 40 (42.11%) High Availability
4 38 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 34 (35.79%) Load Testing
5 34 (35.79%) Project Management
5 34 (35.79%) UML
6 32 (33.68%) Network Load Balancing
6 32 (33.68%) Content Management
7 29 (30.53%) SOA
8 20 (21.05%) TDD
9 17 (17.89%) Software Engineering
10 14 (14.74%) CRM
11 11 (11.58%) OO
12 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
12 9 (9.47%) MVC
12 9 (9.47%) Workflow
12 9 (9.47%) Network Design
12 9 (9.47%) Market Research
12 9 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 89 (93.68%) Java
2 63 (66.32%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.84%) PHP
4 28 (29.47%) SQL
5 25 (26.32%) Ruby
6 19 (20.00%) Perl
7 18 (18.95%) C++
8 14 (14.74%) Python
9 9 (9.47%) Shell Script
9 9 (9.47%) Scala
10 7 (7.37%) Erlang
11 5 (5.26%) C#
12 4 (4.21%) C
12 4 (4.21%) F#
12 4 (4.21%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.16%) Clojure
14 1 (1.05%) Golang
14 1 (1.05%) XPath
14 1 (1.05%) PHP5
14 1 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 44 (46.32%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (46.32%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) HDFS
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.16%) Varnish
4 1 (1.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Cisco
1 32 (33.68%) EMC
1 32 (33.68%) F5
2 18 (18.95%) Oracle
3 13 (13.68%) Google
4 11 (11.58%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.47%) Atlassian
5 9 (9.47%) Rackspace
5 9 (9.47%) Business Objects
6 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.21%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.16%) IBM
8 2 (2.11%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.05%) Zend
9 1 (1.05%) Sybase
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Salary: Competitive
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