Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon SQS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon SQS over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 596 810 983
Rank change year-on-year +214 +173 +98
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 460 308 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 0.80% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 367 273 135
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £143,750 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £83,750 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +19.64% +27.27% -8.33%

Amazon SQS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40,856 38,344 33,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 33.25% 25.90% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33,618 30,946 28,295
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in England

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in England

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in England

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +240 338 £90,000 +28.57% 36
North of England +68 65 £52,500 -12.50% 3
North West +47 52 £52,500 -12.50% 2
South East -2 27 £55,000 -5.98% 3
Midlands -6 13 £55,000 -27.87% 6
West Midlands +10 10 £55,000 -33.33% 6
North East - 10 - -
East of England +61 9 £80,000 +33.33% 4
South West +8 7 £45,000 -40.00%
Yorkshire +43 3 £51,250 +2.50% 1
East Midlands +13 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon SQS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 458 (99.57%) AWS
2 309 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (66.09%) Serverless
4 302 (65.65%) AWS Lambda
5 293 (63.70%) Amazon S3
6 286 (62.17%) Software Engineering
7 271 (58.91%) Python
8 250 (54.35%) Java
9 241 (52.39%) Amazon RDS
10 217 (47.17%) Amazon EC2
11 212 (46.09%) Finance
12 210 (45.65%) Docker
13 198 (43.04%) Web Services
14 182 (39.57%) Asset Management
15 170 (36.96%) Front Office
15 170 (36.96%) Fixed Income
16 164 (35.65%) R
17 158 (34.35%) DevOps
18 139 (30.22%) Amazon ECS
19 137 (29.78%) Terraform
20 128 (27.83%) Microservices
21 113 (24.57%) Jenkins
22 98 (21.30%) Kubernetes
23 94 (20.43%) JavaScript
24 92 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
25 90 (19.57%) Mentoring
25 90 (19.57%) Amazon Redshift
26 87 (18.91%) Artifactory
27 85 (18.48%) Derivative
28 83 (18.04%) Azure

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 30 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.39%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.39%) Confluence
2 11 (2.39%) GeoServer
3 10 (2.17%) Apache
4 6 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.09%) IIS
6 4 (0.87%) nginx
7 3 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.22%) eZ Publish
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 458 (99.57%) AWS
2 304 (66.09%) Serverless
3 302 (65.65%) AWS Lambda
4 293 (63.70%) Amazon S3
5 217 (47.17%) Amazon EC2
6 139 (30.22%) Amazon ECS
7 92 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 83 (18.04%) Azure
9 62 (13.48%) OpenShift
10 48 (10.43%) Amazon Kinesis
11 41 (8.91%) AWS Fargate
11 41 (8.91%) GitHub
12 40 (8.70%) GCP
13 38 (8.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 37 (8.04%) SaaS
15 27 (5.87%) CloudFront
16 25 (5.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 23 (5.00%) Slack
18 22 (4.78%) Datadog
19 19 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.74%) Network Security
2 7 (1.52%) HTTP
2 7 (1.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.52%) VPN
3 5 (1.09%) FTP
3 5 (1.09%) SMTP
4 4 (0.87%) CTI
4 4 (0.87%) MQTT
4 4 (0.87%) SSH
5 3 (0.65%) DNS
5 3 (0.65%) Firewall
6 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.22%) LAN
7 1 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (52.39%) Amazon RDS
2 90 (19.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 82 (17.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 77 (16.74%) PostgreSQL
5 70 (15.22%) Big Data
6 65 (14.13%) MySQL
7 56 (12.17%) MongoDB
8 40 (8.70%) Relational Database
9 32 (6.96%) Redis
10 31 (6.74%) Amazon Aurora
11 21 (4.57%) Amazon Athena
12 19 (4.13%) NoSQL
12 19 (4.13%) RDBMS
13 12 (2.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.96%) Presto
16 7 (1.52%) Apache Hive
16 7 (1.52%) Hazelcast
16 7 (1.52%) Star Schema
17 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 113 (24.57%) Jenkins
2 87 (18.91%) Artifactory
3 67 (14.57%) Git (software)
4 53 (11.52%) GitLab
5 40 (8.70%) JIRA
6 26 (5.65%) Maven
7 25 (5.43%) RStudio
8 23 (5.00%) Selenium
9 21 (4.57%) JUnit
10 14 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (3.04%) Brakeman
10 14 (3.04%) CircleCI
10 14 (3.04%) minitest
10 14 (3.04%) RSpec
10 14 (3.04%) RuboCop
11 13 (2.83%) Mockito
12 11 (2.39%) Appium
13 9 (1.96%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.74%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.74%) Gradle
General
1 212 (46.09%) Finance
2 170 (36.96%) Front Office
3 7 (1.52%) Banking
3 7 (1.52%) Marketing
4 6 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.09%) Retail
6 4 (0.87%) Legal
7 3 (0.65%) Law
8 2 (0.43%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 234 (50.87%) Developer
2 143 (31.09%) Software Engineer
3 117 (25.43%) AWS Developer
4 98 (21.30%) Python Developer
5 97 (21.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 90 (19.57%) AWS Engineer
7 72 (15.65%) Java Developer
8 70 (15.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 66 (14.35%) AWS Software Engineer
10 61 (13.26%) Python Engineer
11 56 (12.17%) Senior Developer
12 53 (11.52%) Java Software Developer
13 50 (10.87%) J2EE Developer
13 50 (10.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 45 (9.78%) Python Software Engineer
15 43 (9.35%) Senior Software Developer
16 40 (8.70%) Senior Python Developer
17 39 (8.48%) Architect
18 34 (7.39%) Java Engineer
18 34 (7.39%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (43.04%) Web Services
2 81 (17.61%) RESTful
3 80 (17.39%) Node.js
4 61 (13.26%) J2EE
5 58 (12.61%) Pandas
6 52 (11.30%) J2SE
7 49 (10.65%) NumPy
7 49 (10.65%) SciPy
8 47 (10.22%) AngularJS
9 46 (10.00%) CSS
9 46 (10.00%) React
10 45 (9.78%) HTML
11 42 (9.13%) .NET
12 40 (8.70%) XML
13 39 (8.48%) HTML5
13 39 (8.48%) JSON
14 37 (8.04%) Lambda Expressions
15 36 (7.83%) RabbitMQ
16 34 (7.39%) Swagger
17 33 (7.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 170 (36.96%) Fixed Income
2 85 (18.48%) Derivative
3 82 (17.83%) Equities
4 69 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 68 (14.78%) Greenfield Project
6 42 (9.13%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (6.09%) Hedge funds
8 27 (5.87%) Reference Data
9 25 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
10 19 (4.13%) User Experience
11 14 (3.04%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (1.30%) Blog
13 6 (1.30%) Clustering
13 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.30%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.09%) Cloud Native
14 5 (1.09%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.87%) PKI
15 4 (0.87%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.17%) Linux
2 29 (6.30%) Windows
3 18 (3.91%) Unix
4 17 (3.70%) Android
4 17 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.83%) CentOS
6 11 (2.39%) Fedora
7 8 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (1.30%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (62.17%) Software Engineering
3 182 (39.57%) Asset Management
4 158 (34.35%) DevOps
5 128 (27.83%) Microservices
6 90 (19.57%) Mentoring
7 81 (17.61%) Quantitative Analysis
8 71 (15.43%) Decision-Making
9 66 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (10.22%) Analytics
11 47 (10.22%) Scrum
12 44 (9.57%) Product Roadmap
13 38 (8.26%) TDD
14 37 (8.04%) Test Automation
15 34 (7.39%) ETL
16 33 (7.17%) Machine Learning
17 32 (6.96%) Open Source
18 31 (6.74%) Computer Science
19 29 (6.30%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 271 (58.91%) Python
2 250 (54.35%) Java
3 164 (35.65%) R
4 94 (20.43%) JavaScript
5 77 (16.74%) SQL
6 40 (8.70%) C#
7 32 (6.96%) TypeScript
8 28 (6.09%) Java 8
9 26 (5.65%) PHP
9 26 (5.65%) Scala
10 25 (5.43%) C++
11 24 (5.22%) Shell Script
12 22 (4.78%) Bash Shell
13 20 (4.35%) Ruby
14 15 (3.26%) Kotlin
15 12 (2.61%) Go
16 9 (1.96%) AspectJ
17 8 (1.74%) Objective-C
18 5 (1.09%) C
18 5 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (7.83%) Degree
2 10 (2.17%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.22%) ISEB
4 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.22%) MCP
4 1 (0.22%) MCSA
4 1 (0.22%) MCSE
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.61%) QA
2 9 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.65%) CDISC
3 3 (0.65%) HL7
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 210 (45.65%) Docker
2 17 (3.70%) Varnish
3 12 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.52%) Postfix
5 4 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 137 (29.78%) Terraform
2 98 (21.30%) Kubernetes
3 44 (9.57%) Ansible
4 25 (5.43%) Puppet
5 11 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.17%) Packer
6 10 (2.17%) Prometheus
7 7 (1.52%) Consul
7 7 (1.52%) Istio
7 7 (1.52%) linkerd
8 5 (1.09%) Nagios
9 4 (0.87%) StatsD
10 2 (0.43%) Kibana
10 2 (0.43%) logstash
11 1 (0.22%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.22%) Salt
11 1 (0.22%) SCCM
11 1 (0.22%) SCOM
11 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (8.70%) Sage
2 24 (5.22%) Oracle
3 19 (4.13%) Google
4 15 (3.26%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.96%) Zend
8 8 (1.74%) Talend
9 6 (1.30%) Adobe
10 5 (1.09%) New Relic
11 4 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.87%) Pega
11 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.87%) SAP
11 4 (0.87%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.87%) Trend Micro
12 3 (0.65%) PubNub
12 3 (0.65%) Rollbar
12 3 (0.65%) SendGrid
13 1 (0.22%) Mapbox