The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank 871 820 886
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +66
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 10 50 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.046% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.12% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 9
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary - - £62,500
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 2014. 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
London -67 10 £75,000 +42.85% 3
England -99 10 £75,000 +42.85% 3
City of London -9 4 £40,000 -31.91%

Protocol Buffers
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Java
1 13 (68.42%) Google
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Low Latency
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
5 6 (31.58%) GWT
5 6 (31.58%) Apache Wicket
5 6 (31.58%) Android
5 6 (31.58%) JSON
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) JSF
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Equities
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) JSP
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
5 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) REST
5 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
5 6 (31.58%) AMQP

Protocol Buffers
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) GUI Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Android Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Android Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
3 6 (31.58%) GWT
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Wicket
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) Ajax
3 6 (31.58%) JSF
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) JSP
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) REST
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Equities
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
3 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Physics
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
4 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Android
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Low Latency
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Android Development
3 5 (26.32%) Cash Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Memory Management
5 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.26%) DNA
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Korn
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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