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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 906 943 984
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +41
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 11 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.020% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 12
Median salary £47,500 £68,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.90% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £55,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £71,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £45,000

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
37811 40469 47899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32762 34598 40946
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Histogram in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 6 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 31 May 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
England +33 11 £47,500 -30.90% 3
London +12 7 £45,000 -34.54% 3
North West - 4 £65,000 -
Manchester - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +46 2 £43,750 -36.36% 2
Cheshire - 1 - -

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 28 (68.29%) Google
2 26 (63.41%) JSON
2 26 (63.41%) XML
2 26 (63.41%) SOA
3 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
5 19 (46.34%) Algorithms
6 18 (43.90%) Java
6 18 (43.90%) Scrum
7 17 (41.46%) Docker
7 17 (41.46%) Apache Thrift
8 16 (39.02%) Microservices
8 16 (39.02%) ZeroMQ
8 16 (39.02%) Apache Camel
8 16 (39.02%) Apache Avro
8 16 (39.02%) WSO2
8 16 (39.02%) Mule
8 16 (39.02%) REST
8 16 (39.02%) SOAP
8 16 (39.02%) webMethods
8 16 (39.02%) C#
8 16 (39.02%) EDI
8 16 (39.02%) JMS
8 16 (39.02%) Linux
8 16 (39.02%) Apache
8 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
9 15 (36.59%) QA
9 15 (36.59%) SaaS
9 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (39.02%) Apache
1 16 (39.02%) Mule
1 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
2 10 (24.39%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) SaaS
2 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (31.71%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (31.71%) Amazon S3
4 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (29.27%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 13 (31.71%) Couchbase
1 13 (31.71%) Hazelcast
2 10 (24.39%) Redis
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (2.44%) Parquet
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
1 13 (31.71%) git-flow
1 13 (31.71%) Hudson
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
1 13 (31.71%) Maven
2 10 (24.39%) NUnit
2 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (24.39%) XMLUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (24.39%) Marketing
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Java Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (26.83%) SOA Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Software Developer
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (14.63%) C++ Developer
9 5 (12.20%) iOS Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) JSON
1 26 (63.41%) XML
2 17 (41.46%) Apache Thrift
3 16 (39.02%) Apache Avro
3 16 (39.02%) Apache Camel
3 16 (39.02%) EDI
3 16 (39.02%) JMS
3 16 (39.02%) REST
3 16 (39.02%) SOAP
3 16 (39.02%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (31.71%) Middleware
5 10 (24.39%) .NET
5 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (24.39%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (24.39%) ServiceStack
6 6 (14.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (14.63%) OAuth
7 1 (2.44%) Android NDK
7 1 (2.44%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Algorithms
2 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.88%) Biometrics
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) SOA
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
4 18 (43.90%) Scrum
5 16 (39.02%) Microservices
6 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (34.15%) DevOps
7 14 (34.15%) Open Source
8 13 (31.71%) Data Modelling
8 13 (31.71%) Data Transformation
8 13 (31.71%) TDD
8 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
9 12 (29.27%) Physical Data Model
9 12 (29.27%) Web Development
10 11 (26.83%) BDD
10 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
11 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
11 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
12 5 (12.20%) OO
12 5 (12.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) C#
3 11 (26.83%) C++
4 10 (24.39%) VB
4 10 (24.39%) VBA
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
6 4 (9.76%) Apple Swift
7 3 (7.32%) Python
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) logstash
1 1 (2.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Google
2 16 (39.02%) webMethods
2 16 (39.02%) WSO2
3 6 (14.63%) Facebook
3 6 (14.63%) Twitter
3 6 (14.63%) Xamarin
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago