Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 564 674 896
Rank change year-on-year +110 +222 +76
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 177 428 266
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 173 389 244
Median annual salary £65,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +18.52% +17.39%
10th Percentile £45,250 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £88,500 £125,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% +13.04%

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 21,954 40,637 39,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.05% 30.61% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18,105 33,302 31,947
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in England

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon SQS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in England

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon SQS in England over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +46 107 £71,250 -16.18% 34
North of England +114 28 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Yorkshire +157 24 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East of England +116 18 £50,000 -37.50%
South East +170 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West +112 7 £52,500 +10.53%
North West +77 4 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Midlands +81 1 £47,500 -13.64% 3
East Midlands +74 1 £47,500 - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) AWS
2 89 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (48.02%) Python
4 75 (42.37%) Java
5 64 (36.16%) Amazon S3
6 62 (35.03%) DevOps
7 58 (32.77%) Serverless
8 56 (31.64%) AWS Lambda
8 56 (31.64%) Microservices
9 54 (30.51%) Jenkins
10 52 (29.38%) Scrum
11 49 (27.68%) TDD
11 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
12 46 (25.99%) Node.js
13 45 (25.42%) RESTful
14 43 (24.29%) SQL
14 43 (24.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 41 (23.16%) Docker
15 41 (23.16%) .NET
15 41 (23.16%) C#
15 41 (23.16%) Web Services
15 41 (23.16%) BDD
16 40 (22.60%) PostgreSQL
16 40 (22.60%) Fintech
17 38 (21.47%) Amazon RDS
17 38 (21.47%) Kubernetes
17 38 (21.47%) Amazon EC2
17 38 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (19.77%) GitHub
19 34 (19.21%) Kafka

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 34 (19.21%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (13.56%) Apache Spark
3 13 (7.34%) Apache
4 11 (6.21%) Apache Airflow
4 11 (6.21%) Confluence
5 3 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.13%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (100.00%) AWS
2 64 (36.16%) Amazon S3
3 58 (32.77%) Serverless
4 56 (31.64%) AWS Lambda
5 38 (21.47%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (19.77%) GitHub
7 34 (19.21%) Azure
8 26 (14.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 24 (13.56%) GCP
10 21 (11.86%) Amazon EMR
11 20 (11.30%) Amazon Kinesis
12 19 (10.73%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (10.17%) Amazon ECS
14 13 (7.34%) AWS Step Functions
15 12 (6.78%) Amazon EKS
15 12 (6.78%) AWS CodePipeline
16 9 (5.08%) AWS Fargate
17 7 (3.95%) Datadog
17 7 (3.95%) Power Platform
18 6 (3.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.65%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 40 (22.60%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (21.47%) Amazon RDS
4 29 (16.38%) Amazon Aurora
5 28 (15.82%) MySQL
6 26 (14.69%) Amazon Redshift
7 24 (13.56%) Big Data
8 16 (9.04%) Redis
8 16 (9.04%) SQL Server
9 14 (7.91%) NoSQL
10 13 (7.34%) BigQuery
10 13 (7.34%) Relational Database
11 12 (6.78%) Hadoop
11 12 (6.78%) MongoDB
12 10 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (5.65%) Apache Hive
13 7 (3.95%) Blockchain
13 7 (3.95%) Power BI
13 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
14 6 (3.39%) HBase
Development Applications
1 54 (30.51%) Jenkins
2 30 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 20 (11.30%) Selenium
4 18 (10.17%) Maven
5 16 (9.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (7.91%) JIRA
6 14 (7.91%) JUnit
7 13 (7.34%) Bitbucket
7 13 (7.34%) Mockito
7 13 (7.34%) TeamCity
8 9 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (5.08%) CircleCI
9 8 (4.52%) Cypress.io
9 8 (4.52%) DbUnit
9 8 (4.52%) jMock
9 8 (4.52%) PHPUnit
9 8 (4.52%) SonarQube
10 7 (3.95%) GoCD
11 6 (3.39%) Appium
11 6 (3.39%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (12.99%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Marketing
3 7 (3.95%) Games
3 7 (3.95%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.82%) Law
5 5 (2.82%) Legal
6 4 (2.26%) Advertising
6 4 (2.26%) Front Office
7 3 (1.69%) Retail
7 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.13%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (46.33%) Developer
2 23 (12.99%) AWS Developer
2 23 (12.99%) Data Engineer
3 20 (11.30%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.04%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.47%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.91%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) Node.js Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) PHP Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Python Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Python Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.99%) Node.js
2 45 (25.42%) RESTful
3 41 (23.16%) .NET
3 41 (23.16%) Web Services
4 34 (19.21%) Kafka
5 33 (18.64%) Spring
6 29 (16.38%) RabbitMQ
7 28 (15.82%) .NET Framework
8 25 (14.12%) .NET Core
9 23 (12.99%) React
10 22 (12.43%) AngularJS
11 19 (10.73%) JSON
11 19 (10.73%) REST
11 19 (10.73%) Spring Boot
12 17 (9.60%) Lambda Expressions
12 17 (9.60%) XML
13 16 (9.04%) Gherkin
13 16 (9.04%) GWT
14 15 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
15 14 (7.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.52%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.95%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.26%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.26%) User Experience
6 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.25%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) Android
3 6 (3.39%) Unix
4 4 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Windows
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.03%) DevOps
3 56 (31.64%) Microservices
4 52 (29.38%) Scrum
5 49 (27.68%) TDD
6 41 (23.16%) BDD
7 40 (22.60%) Fintech
8 38 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (15.25%) MVC
10 26 (14.69%) Test Automation
11 23 (12.99%) Analytics
12 19 (10.73%) OO
12 19 (10.73%) Software Engineering
13 17 (9.60%) Data Science
14 16 (9.04%) ATDD
14 16 (9.04%) Infrastructure as Code
14 16 (9.04%) Machine Learning
14 16 (9.04%) OOP
14 16 (9.04%) Scenario Testing
15 15 (8.47%) A/B Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.02%) Python
2 75 (42.37%) Java
3 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 43 (24.29%) SQL
5 41 (23.16%) C#
6 24 (13.56%) PHP
7 22 (12.43%) Ruby
8 16 (9.04%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.91%) Java 8
10 13 (7.34%) Go
11 12 (6.78%) TypeScript
12 11 (6.21%) ES6
13 10 (5.65%) Perl
13 10 (5.65%) R
14 8 (4.52%) Bash Shell
14 8 (4.52%) PHP 7
15 7 (3.95%) Kotlin
16 6 (3.39%) AspectJ
16 6 (3.39%) Scala
17 2 (1.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.39%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.47%) QA
2 12 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (23.16%) Docker
2 8 (4.52%) Postfix
3 4 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (21.47%) Kubernetes
2 29 (16.38%) Terraform
3 15 (8.47%) Grafana
4 12 (6.78%) Ansible
5 7 (3.95%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.26%) Kibana
6 4 (2.26%) Nagios
6 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.26%) Puppet
7 2 (1.13%) Mesos
8 1 (0.56%) Consul
8 1 (0.56%) Graphite
8 1 (0.56%) Istio
8 1 (0.56%) linkerd
8 1 (0.56%) logstash
8 1 (0.56%) Marathon
Vendors
1 28 (15.82%) Splunk
2 11 (6.21%) Oracle
3 7 (3.95%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.39%) Zend
5 4 (2.26%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.26%) Foundry
5 4 (2.26%) Google
5 4 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.26%) Palantir
5 4 (2.26%) SAP
5 4 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.69%) Talend
7 2 (1.13%) Adobe
7 2 (1.13%) Informatica
7 2 (1.13%) New Relic
7 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.13%) Rollbar
8 1 (0.56%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.56%) RightScale
8 1 (0.56%) WSO2