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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 838 954 972
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +18
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 27 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.036% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 12
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,356 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,356 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -12.50%

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
34968 41180 42553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.13% 38.36% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30195 35314 36538
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 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Histogram in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 9 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 3 December 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
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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 +82 23 £60,000 +14.28%
London +71 15 £65,000 +4.00%
South East +78 8 £35,356 +1.01%
Milton Keynes - 8 £35,356 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £35,356 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
City of London - 2 £85,000 -
Southwark - 1 £125,000 -

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 27 (77.14%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Microservices
4 17 (48.57%) Open Source
5 16 (45.71%) MongoDB
5 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
5 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
5 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
6 15 (42.86%) Google
6 15 (42.86%) Scala
6 15 (42.86%) Docker
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) C++
7 12 (34.29%) HTTP
7 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
7 12 (34.29%) Apache Spark
7 12 (34.29%) WebSockets
7 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
7 12 (34.29%) JSON
8 11 (31.43%) MySQL
9 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 9 (25.71%) C
10 9 (25.71%) Android
10 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
10 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (22.86%) Akka
11 8 (22.86%) Data Structures
11 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
11 8 (22.86%) LXC

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 12 (34.29%) Apache Spark
2 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (11.43%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) MongoDB
2 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
3 11 (31.43%) MySQL
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (11.43%) Couchbase
5 4 (11.43%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.43%) Redis
5 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Maven
2 8 (22.86%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.43%) Grunt
3 4 (11.43%) gulp
3 4 (11.43%) IntelliJ
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 4 (11.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Moq
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) French Language
2 4 (11.43%) Back Office
2 4 (11.43%) General Ledger
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Linux Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Scala Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 5 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Programmer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) JSON
1 12 (34.29%) WebSockets
2 8 (22.86%) Ajax
2 8 (22.86%) Akka
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) REST
2 8 (22.86%) RESTful
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) WCF
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.43%) JMS
4 4 (11.43%) Play Framework
4 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (11.43%) Sass
4 4 (11.43%) SignalR
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
1 8 (22.86%) Data Structures
2 6 (17.14%) Fintech
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.71%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Android
2 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
3 8 (22.86%) Mac OS
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 4 (11.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (51.43%) Microservices
2 17 (48.57%) Open Source
3 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
5 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
5 8 (22.86%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) OOP
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
7 4 (11.43%) Cash Management
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) SOA
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) Scala
4 12 (34.29%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) C++
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
5 9 (25.71%) C
6 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 8 (22.86%) Objective-C
6 8 (22.86%) Perl
6 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
6 8 (22.86%) Python
7 7 (20.00%) Go
8 3 (8.57%) F#
8 3 (8.57%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Docker
2 8 (22.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.43%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Icinga
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Google
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft