The table below looks at the statistics for Protocol Buffers skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 921 975 965
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -10
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 6 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.016% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £66,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Protocol Buffers
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Protocol Buffers as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Protocol Buffers Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Trend in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Histogram in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
England +24 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
City of London +59 2 £43,750 -25.53%

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Protocol Buffers.

1 13 (54.17%) C#
1 13 (54.17%) Google
1 13 (54.17%) REST
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) XML
4 10 (41.67%) SOA
5 9 (37.50%) C++
6 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) Redis
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) Facebook
8 6 (25.00%) Twitter
8 6 (25.00%) XMLUnit
8 6 (25.00%) Xamarin
8 6 (25.00%) ServiceStack
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) IIS
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) VB
8 6 (25.00%) VBA
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum

Protocol Buffers
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Mule
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Redis
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) OpenTSDB
4 1 (4.17%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) NUnit
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (25.00%) XMLUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Robot Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) git-flow
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) iOS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Junior C++ Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) REST
2 11 (45.83%) JSON
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (25.00%) OAuth
5 6 (25.00%) ServiceStack
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Thrift
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Avro
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 4 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (16.67%) EDI
7 4 (16.67%) JMS
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
3 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) Biometrics
4 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (8.33%) iPhone
5 1 (4.17%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) SOA
2 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Disruptive Innovation
5 4 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) OCR
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Android Development
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (25.00%) VB
3 6 (25.00%) VBA
4 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
5 3 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) logstash
1 1 (4.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Google
2 6 (25.00%) Facebook
2 6 (25.00%) Twitter
2 6 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (16.67%) webMethods
3 4 (16.67%) WSO2