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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 932 963 988
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 16 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £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
39624 41814 48288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.79% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34224 35518 40795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average 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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Salary Histogram in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 10 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 30 April 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
(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 +14 16 £45,000 -33.33% 3
London +12 6 £42,500 -37.03% 3
Leeds - 4 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
North West - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
Manchester - 3 £65,000 -
South East +22 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) XML
2 27 (65.85%) JSON
3 26 (63.41%) Google
3 26 (63.41%) SOA
4 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
4 21 (51.22%) Scrum
5 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (46.34%) Algorithms
6 18 (43.90%) QA
7 17 (41.46%) Apache Avro
7 17 (41.46%) Linux
7 17 (41.46%) Java
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%) Docker
8 16 (39.02%) SOAP
8 16 (39.02%) Apache
8 16 (39.02%) EDI
8 16 (39.02%) JMS
8 16 (39.02%) webMethods
8 16 (39.02%) WSO2
8 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
8 16 (39.02%) Mule
9 15 (36.59%) SaaS
9 15 (36.59%) Maven
9 15 (36.59%) TDD
10 14 (34.15%) Jenkins

Protocol Buffers
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (39.02%) Apache
1 16 (39.02%) Mule
1 16 (39.02%) WebSphere
2 10 (24.39%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) SaaS
2 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (29.27%) Amazon S3
3 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (29.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.44%) ASN.1
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
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
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Maven
2 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
3 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
3 13 (31.71%) git-flow
3 13 (31.71%) Hudson
4 10 (24.39%) NUnit
4 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
4 10 (24.39%) XMLUnit
5 4 (9.76%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (24.39%) Marketing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Java Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Java Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (26.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
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 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
9 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) JSON
1 27 (65.85%) XML
2 17 (41.46%) Apache Avro
2 17 (41.46%) Apache Thrift
3 16 (39.02%) Apache Camel
3 16 (39.02%) EDI
3 16 (39.02%) JMS
3 16 (39.02%) SOAP
3 16 (39.02%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (31.71%) Middleware
5 12 (29.27%) REST
6 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
6 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (24.39%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (24.39%) ServiceStack
7 6 (14.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (4.88%) OAuth
9 1 (2.44%) HTML
9 1 (2.44%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Algorithms
2 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) SOA
3 21 (51.22%) Scrum
3 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
4 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (39.02%) Microservices
6 15 (36.59%) TDD
7 13 (31.71%) Data Modelling
7 13 (31.71%) Data Transformation
7 13 (31.71%) DevOps
7 13 (31.71%) Open Source
7 13 (31.71%) Test Scripting
7 13 (31.71%) Web Development
8 12 (29.27%) Physical Data Model
9 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
9 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
10 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
11 9 (21.95%) BDD
12 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
13 2 (4.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) C#
3 10 (24.39%) VB
3 10 (24.39%) VBA
4 8 (19.51%) C++
5 5 (12.20%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.44%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) QA
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Google
2 16 (39.02%) webMethods
2 16 (39.02%) WSO2
3 2 (4.88%) Facebook
3 2 (4.88%) Twitter
3 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
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Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
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