Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 727 961 1052
Rank change year-on-year +234 +91 +156
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 364 197 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.02% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 316 136 78
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £99,375 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +20.00%

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 35,587 32,789 22,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.22% 20.06% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28,542 27,455 19,184
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +136 189 £72,500 +3.57% 58
South East +54 71 £66,250 +15.22% 7
North of England +70 60 £60,000 +41.18% 12
North West +55 57 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Midlands +86 48 £55,000 +66.67% 2
West Midlands +85 41 £85,000 -
South West +19 20 £75,000 +63.04% 2
East of England +30 9 £60,000 -4.00% 2
East Midlands +25 7 £47,500 +43.94% 2
Yorkshire +39 3 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 352 (96.70%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (62.36%) Amazon EC2
3 224 (61.54%) Amazon S3
4 213 (58.52%) Amazon RDS
5 208 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 188 (51.65%) DevOps
7 180 (49.45%) Linux
8 164 (45.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 163 (44.78%) AWS Lambda
10 157 (43.13%) Python
11 156 (42.86%) SQL
12 152 (41.76%) Git (software)
12 152 (41.76%) Serverless
13 147 (40.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 146 (40.11%) AWS CloudFormation
15 137 (37.64%) Jenkins
16 126 (34.62%) Ansible
16 126 (34.62%) Windows
17 123 (33.79%) Active Directory
18 122 (33.52%) Azure Active Directory
19 116 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
20 107 (29.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 104 (28.57%) Java
22 101 (27.75%) New Relic
23 97 (26.65%) IIS
24 92 (25.27%) Virtual Machines
24 92 (25.27%) TeamCity
24 92 (25.27%) JIRA
25 89 (24.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
25 89 (24.45%) Octopus Deploy

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 97 (26.65%) IIS
2 86 (23.63%) Confluence
3 35 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (5.22%) Apache Spark
5 16 (4.40%) Apache
5 16 (4.40%) nginx
6 4 (1.10%) Tornado
7 2 (0.55%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.55%) SAS
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 352 (96.70%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (62.36%) Amazon EC2
3 224 (61.54%) Amazon S3
4 164 (45.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 163 (44.78%) AWS Lambda
6 152 (41.76%) Serverless
7 147 (40.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 146 (40.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 122 (33.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 68 (18.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 42 (11.54%) Amazon Kinesis
12 38 (10.44%) Route 53
12 38 (10.44%) SaaS
13 36 (9.89%) Amazon EMR
14 31 (8.52%) Google Cloud Platform
15 30 (8.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 25 (6.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 25 (6.87%) Office 365
17 24 (6.59%) AWS CloudTrail
18 23 (6.32%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.07%) Network Security
2 21 (5.77%) DNS
3 17 (4.67%) Firewall
3 17 (4.67%) VPN
4 12 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.75%) DHCP
6 5 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.37%) SMS
7 4 (1.10%) Internet
8 2 (0.55%) FTP
8 2 (0.55%) LAN
8 2 (0.55%) SMTP
8 2 (0.55%) SSL
9 1 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.27%) HTTP
9 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.27%) NAS
9 1 (0.27%) SAN
9 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (58.52%) Amazon RDS
2 107 (29.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 64 (17.58%) MySQL
4 62 (17.03%) NoSQL
5 52 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 45 (12.36%) Big Data
7 40 (10.99%) Relational Database
8 36 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (9.34%) RDBMS
10 30 (8.24%) Cosmos DB
11 28 (7.69%) Redis
12 25 (6.87%) Amazon Aurora
13 24 (6.59%) MongoDB
13 24 (6.59%) SQL Server
14 20 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (5.49%) BigQuery
14 20 (5.49%) Hadoop
15 19 (5.22%) HBase
16 18 (4.95%) Spotfire
17 13 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 152 (41.76%) Git (software)
2 137 (37.64%) Jenkins
3 92 (25.27%) JIRA
3 92 (25.27%) TeamCity
4 89 (24.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 89 (24.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.57%) GitLab
6 13 (3.57%) Maven
7 8 (2.20%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.10%) git-flow
9 4 (1.10%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.82%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.82%) Subversion
11 2 (0.55%) Grunt
11 2 (0.55%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.55%) JUnit
11 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (14.01%) Finance
2 19 (5.22%) Law
2 19 (5.22%) Military
3 16 (4.40%) Marketing
4 13 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.30%) Advertising
5 12 (3.30%) Electronics
5 12 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.47%) Retail
7 8 (2.20%) Games
8 2 (0.55%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Billing
8 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (26.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 91 (25.00%) Developer
3 78 (21.43%) Architect
4 40 (10.99%) DevOps Manager
5 35 (9.62%) Cloud Architect
6 32 (8.79%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (8.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 29 (7.97%) Lead Architect
9 27 (7.42%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 24 (6.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 24 (6.59%) Senior Developer
11 23 (6.32%) AWS Engineer
11 23 (6.32%) Python Developer
12 18 (4.95%) Big Data Architect
12 18 (4.95%) Data Architect
13 16 (4.40%) AWS Developer
13 16 (4.40%) Cloud Developer
13 16 (4.40%) Development Manager
14 15 (4.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 15 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (22.25%) Web Services
2 57 (15.66%) HTML
3 50 (13.74%) .NET
4 45 (12.36%) CSS
5 44 (12.09%) HTML5
6 39 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (10.44%) Kafka
8 37 (10.16%) RabbitMQ
9 36 (9.89%) ASP.NET
9 36 (9.89%) Node.js
10 35 (9.62%) RESTful
11 33 (9.07%) React
12 29 (7.97%) AngularJS
13 25 (6.87%) CSS3
14 23 (6.32%) XML
15 21 (5.77%) Laravel
15 21 (5.77%) Redux
16 20 (5.49%) Vue.js
17 19 (5.22%) Spring
17 19 (5.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 89 (24.45%) Private Cloud
2 17 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.67%) Fintech
3 13 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.30%) Cloud Native
4 12 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.82%) PKI
9 2 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.55%) Industry 4.0
9 2 (0.55%) Robotics
9 2 (0.55%) Tandem
9 2 (0.55%) User Experience
9 2 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 180 (49.45%) Linux
2 126 (34.62%) Windows
3 18 (4.95%) CentOS
3 18 (4.95%) Ubuntu
4 16 (4.40%) Unix
5 11 (3.02%) Android
5 11 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Debian
7 2 (0.55%) Fedora
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (51.65%) DevOps
3 116 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
4 85 (23.35%) Network Virtualisation
5 55 (15.11%) Scrum
6 44 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (12.09%) TDD
7 42 (11.54%) Microservices
8 41 (11.26%) Machine Learning
9 40 (10.99%) Project Management
10 37 (10.16%) Mentoring
11 36 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 35 (9.62%) Thought Leadership
13 34 (9.34%) BDD
14 33 (9.07%) Analytics
14 33 (9.07%) Artificial Intelligence
15 32 (8.79%) Presales
16 30 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
16 30 (8.24%) Vendor Relationship Management
17 29 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 157 (43.13%) Python
2 156 (42.86%) SQL
3 104 (28.57%) Java
4 66 (18.13%) PHP
5 64 (17.58%) JavaScript
6 47 (12.91%) Scala
7 35 (9.62%) Bash Shell
8 34 (9.34%) Shell Script
9 32 (8.79%) PowerShell
10 27 (7.42%) C#
11 26 (7.14%) PL/SQL
12 16 (4.40%) PHP 7
13 11 (3.02%) Go
14 10 (2.75%) Perl
15 9 (2.47%) VBScript
16 8 (2.20%) C
16 8 (2.20%) C++
17 7 (1.92%) ES6
17 7 (1.92%) R
18 5 (1.37%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 39 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (10.16%) Security Cleared
3 30 (8.24%) MCSA
3 30 (8.24%) MCSE
4 15 (4.12%) Degree
5 11 (3.02%) AWS Certification
5 11 (3.02%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.37%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.42%) QA
2 14 (3.85%) GDPR
3 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 123 (33.79%) Active Directory
2 92 (25.27%) Virtual Machines
3 82 (22.53%) Docker
4 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) Varnish
4 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 126 (34.62%) Ansible
2 32 (8.79%) Terraform
3 27 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (6.87%) Kubernetes
5 23 (6.32%) Puppet
6 13 (3.57%) Packer
7 7 (1.92%) Grafana
7 7 (1.92%) Mesos
8 4 (1.10%) Opsview
9 2 (0.55%) Kibana
9 2 (0.55%) logstash
10 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 101 (27.75%) New Relic
2 85 (23.35%) Trend Micro
3 68 (18.68%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.95%) IBM
5 16 (4.40%) Zend
6 15 (4.12%) Google
7 12 (3.30%) SAP
8 5 (1.37%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle
9 3 (0.82%) Informatica
9 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.55%) Splunk
10 2 (0.55%) Sybase
10 2 (0.55%) Tableau
10 2 (0.55%) VMware
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco
11 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com