The table below looks at the statistics for Protocol Buffers skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 887 901 845
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -56
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 13 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.020% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 44
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary - £38,750 -

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
41241 43977 42328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.25% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35251 36969 36596
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Protocol Buffers
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +20 13 £47,500 -34.48% 4
London +10 13 £47,500 -54.76% 4
City of London +16 1 - - 1

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Protocol Buffers 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 Protocol Buffers.

1 14 (70.00%) Java
1 14 (70.00%) Google
1 14 (70.00%) Android
2 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) REST
3 11 (55.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (55.00%) OAuth
3 11 (55.00%) Image Processing
3 11 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (55.00%) Facebook
3 11 (55.00%) Twitter
3 11 (55.00%) Xamarin
4 10 (50.00%) Data Structures
4 10 (50.00%) Biometrics
4 10 (50.00%) OOP
4 10 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Ruby
5 8 (40.00%) Android Development
6 7 (35.00%) Gradle
6 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Games
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) SOA

Protocol Buffers
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Protocol Buffers 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 Protocol Buffers. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) CouchDB
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Android Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Design Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Design Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) REST
2 11 (55.00%) OAuth
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) HATEOAS
6 2 (10.00%) SignalR
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) Android NDK
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (50.00%) Biometrics
2 10 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (15.00%) iPhone
5 2 (10.00%) Spread Betting
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience
6 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Android
2 11 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) Image Processing
3 10 (50.00%) OOP
3 10 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) Android Development
5 5 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (25.00%) Microservices
5 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
9 1 (5.00%) Data Management
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
9 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) Ruby
5 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (5.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Google
2 11 (55.00%) Facebook
2 11 (55.00%) Twitter
2 11 (55.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago