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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Rank 885 832 842
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +10
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 34 42 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.038% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 56
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -25.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,700 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20417 22115 22353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 19.89% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16165 17802 18660
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

AMQP Salary Histogram in the UK

AMQP
Top 8 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 34 £57,500 +4.54% 2
London -58 20 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Manchester - 7 - -
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 7 £65,000 - 1
North West - 7 - -
City of London -30 2 £51,250 -21.15%

AMQP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 66 (86.84%) Java
2 44 (57.89%) Linux
3 41 (53.95%) Web Services
4 38 (50.00%) Puppet
5 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (47.37%) Ruby
6 35 (46.05%) Java EE
6 35 (46.05%) Software Engineering
6 35 (46.05%) Git (software)
7 32 (42.11%) Spring
8 30 (39.47%) Maven
8 30 (39.47%) MySQL
8 30 (39.47%) SQL
8 30 (39.47%) Relational Database
9 29 (38.16%) REST
9 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
10 28 (36.84%) PHP
10 28 (36.84%) Middleware
11 25 (32.89%) .NET
12 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
12 24 (31.58%) Unit Testing
13 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
13 23 (30.26%) Apache
14 22 (28.95%) Oracle
14 22 (28.95%) C#
14 22 (28.95%) MVC
14 22 (28.95%) Degree
14 22 (28.95%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
15 21 (27.63%) OO

AMQP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 23 (30.26%) Apache
3 16 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 16 (21.05%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.21%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.32%) Node.js
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.32%) Mule
7 1 (1.32%) Tornado
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
1 3 (3.95%) PaaS
1 3 (3.95%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.63%) Heroku
2 2 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) LDAP
2 19 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 17 (22.37%) HTTP
4 16 (21.05%) Internet
5 6 (7.89%) DNS
5 6 (7.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (39.47%) MySQL
1 30 (39.47%) Relational Database
2 21 (27.63%) RDBMS
3 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.53%) Redis
5 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.95%) Riak
7 3 (3.95%) Big Data
7 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 35 (46.05%) Git (software)
2 30 (39.47%) Maven
3 19 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 9 (11.84%) PHPUnit
5 7 (9.21%) Subversion
6 6 (7.89%) Ant
7 4 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.95%) RSpec
8 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.63%) Hudson
9 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.32%) Mocha
10 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.32%) JMeter
10 1 (1.32%) JUnit
10 1 (1.32%) JIRA
10 1 (1.32%) Selenium
10 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.32%) jMock
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (5.26%) Publishing
3 4 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Front Office
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Developer
2 28 (36.84%) Architect
3 22 (28.95%) Senior Architect
4 21 (27.63%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Architect
8 5 (6.58%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
9 4 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Web Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) Web Services
2 35 (46.05%) Java EE
3 32 (42.11%) Spring
4 29 (38.16%) Hibernate
4 29 (38.16%) REST
5 28 (36.84%) Middleware
6 25 (32.89%) .NET
7 22 (28.95%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (25.00%) JAX-WS
8 19 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
9 15 (19.74%) J2EE
10 14 (18.42%) HTML
11 13 (17.11%) JMS
11 13 (17.11%) Zend Framework
12 12 (15.79%) CSS
12 12 (15.79%) XML
13 11 (14.47%) LAMP
14 10 (13.16%) jQuery
14 10 (13.16%) RESTful
15 9 (11.84%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.37%) Open Source
3 8 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 8 (10.53%) Derivative
4 7 (9.21%) Clustering
4 7 (9.21%) Symmetrix
4 7 (9.21%) RIA
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.32%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.89%) Linux
2 13 (17.11%) UNIX
3 7 (9.21%) Solaris
4 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) Software Engineering
3 24 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 22 (28.95%) MVC
5 21 (27.63%) OO
6 20 (26.32%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (21.05%) TDD
9 14 (18.42%) Scrum
10 8 (10.53%) UML
10 8 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Load Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.21%) Project Management
11 7 (9.21%) Content Management
11 7 (9.21%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.21%) High Availability
12 6 (7.89%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 66 (86.84%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) Ruby
3 30 (39.47%) SQL
4 28 (36.84%) PHP
5 22 (28.95%) C#
6 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
7 20 (26.32%) Python
8 19 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 16 (21.05%) Perl
10 9 (11.84%) PHP5
11 5 (6.58%) Scala
12 4 (5.26%) Erlang
13 3 (3.95%) Groovy
13 3 (3.95%) C++
13 3 (3.95%) Fortran
13 3 (3.95%) C
13 3 (3.95%) Clojure
14 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
14 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.32%) F#
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Varnish
3 1 (1.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) collectd
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Oracle
2 19 (25.00%) GigaSpaces
3 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.11%) Zend
5 12 (15.79%) JBoss
6 7 (9.21%) Cisco
6 7 (9.21%) EMC
6 7 (9.21%) F5
7 4 (5.26%) Foundry
7 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.95%) Google
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.32%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.32%) GoldenSource
9 1 (1.32%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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