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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 928 969 988
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +19
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 8 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.014% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 18
Median salary £45,000 £58,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £51,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £69,500 £105,000
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
37980 42125 47441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 37.98% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33002 36000 40633
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 £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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Histogram in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 5 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 30 June 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 +43 8 £45,000 -23.40%
London +31 7 £45,000 -23.40%
City of London +50 2 £43,750 -20.45%
Manchester - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £65,000 -

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (60.61%) Google
2 18 (54.55%) JSON
2 18 (54.55%) SOA
2 18 (54.55%) XML
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) Linux
4 16 (48.48%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) REST
5 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) C++
6 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 10 (30.30%) ServiceStack
7 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (30.30%) Redis
7 10 (30.30%) XMLUnit
7 10 (30.30%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (30.30%) Java
7 10 (30.30%) VB
7 10 (30.30%) VBA
7 10 (30.30%) .NET
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
7 10 (30.30%) IIS
7 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
7 10 (30.30%) Scrum
7 10 (30.30%) NUnit
7 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
7 10 (30.30%) Marketing
7 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework

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 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) Mule
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
2 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (15.15%) Amazon S3
4 4 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (12.12%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Redis
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.15%) Couchbase
2 5 (15.15%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (3.03%) Parquet
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
1 10 (30.30%) XMLUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) git-flow
2 5 (15.15%) Hudson
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (30.30%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) C++ Developer
5 5 (15.15%) iOS Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior C++ Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) SOA Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) JSON
1 18 (54.55%) XML
2 16 (48.48%) REST
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
3 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (30.30%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (30.30%) ServiceStack
4 9 (27.27%) Apache Thrift
5 8 (24.24%) Apache Avro
5 8 (24.24%) Apache Camel
5 8 (24.24%) EDI
5 8 (24.24%) JMS
5 8 (24.24%) SOAP
5 8 (24.24%) ZeroMQ
6 6 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (18.18%) OAuth
7 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 1 (3.03%) Kafka
8 1 (3.03%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.06%) Biometrics
4 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) SOA
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) Microservices
7 7 (21.21%) BDD
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.18%) DevOps
8 6 (18.18%) Open Source
9 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
9 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
9 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) OOP
9 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) C++
3 10 (30.30%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) VB
3 10 (30.30%) VBA
4 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 4 (12.12%) Apple Swift
6 3 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Kibana
1 1 (3.03%) logstash
1 1 (3.03%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Google
2 8 (24.24%) webMethods
2 8 (24.24%) WSO2
3 6 (18.18%) Facebook
3 6 (18.18%) Twitter
3 6 (18.18%) Xamarin