Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 534 614 862
Rank change year-on-year +80 +248 +81
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 142 482 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.76% 1.18% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 141 391 258
Median annual salary £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £143,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% +27.27%

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 18,630 40,791 38,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.61% 32.20% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15,824 33,633 31,318
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +56 98 £72,500 -19.44% 21
North of England +114 28 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Yorkshire +141 22 £62,500 +21.95% 2
South East +189 10 £67,500 +17.39% 4
North West +68 6 £57,500 +9.52% 5
East of England +139 5 £63,750 -20.31% 2
South West +125 1 £75,000 +57.89% 1
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 142 (100.00%) AWS
2 84 (59.15%) Python
3 65 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (39.44%) Jenkins
5 53 (37.32%) Java
6 51 (35.92%) DevOps
7 50 (35.21%) AWS Lambda
8 49 (34.51%) Serverless
9 46 (32.39%) Microservices
9 46 (32.39%) Amazon S3
10 44 (30.99%) Web Services
11 41 (28.87%) Docker
12 40 (28.17%) C#
12 40 (28.17%) SQL
12 40 (28.17%) .NET
13 38 (26.76%) Scrum
13 38 (26.76%) Amazon RDS
14 36 (25.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 36 (25.35%) BDD
15 35 (24.65%) RESTful
16 34 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (23.94%) Fintech
17 33 (23.24%) Finance
18 32 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (20.42%) .NET Framework
19 29 (20.42%) Test Automation
20 28 (19.72%) TDD
21 27 (19.01%) Linux
21 27 (19.01%) Amazon Redshift
22 26 (18.31%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 21 (14.79%) Apache Spark
2 10 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.23%) Confluence
4 5 (3.52%) GeoServer
5 4 (2.82%) Apache
6 2 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.70%) nginx
7 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 142 (100.00%) AWS
2 50 (35.21%) AWS Lambda
3 49 (34.51%) Serverless
4 46 (32.39%) Amazon S3
5 26 (18.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 26 (18.31%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (18.31%) Azure
6 20 (14.08%) GitHub
7 17 (11.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (9.15%) Amazon Kinesis
9 12 (8.45%) GCP
10 11 (7.75%) Amazon ELB
10 11 (7.75%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (7.04%) Amazon ECS
12 8 (5.63%) Amazon EKS
13 6 (4.23%) AWS Step Functions
13 6 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (3.52%) SaaS
15 4 (2.82%) Amazon SageMaker
15 4 (2.82%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) HTTP
2 5 (3.52%) DNS
2 5 (3.52%) FTP
2 5 (3.52%) SMTP
2 5 (3.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (25.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 34 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (19.01%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (11.97%) Amazon Aurora
5 17 (11.97%) Big Data
6 16 (11.27%) NoSQL
7 15 (10.56%) Redis
8 13 (9.15%) Hadoop
9 10 (7.04%) Apache Hive
10 8 (5.63%) Amazon Athena
10 8 (5.63%) MongoDB
10 8 (5.63%) MySQL
10 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
11 7 (4.93%) RDBMS
12 6 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (3.52%) Data Lake
13 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
14 4 (2.82%) BigQuery
14 4 (2.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 56 (39.44%) Jenkins
2 26 (18.31%) Git (software)
3 16 (11.27%) Selenium
4 15 (10.56%) JIRA
5 13 (9.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (9.15%) TeamCity
6 12 (8.45%) DbUnit
6 12 (8.45%) jMock
6 12 (8.45%) JUnit
6 12 (8.45%) Maven
6 12 (8.45%) Mockito
6 12 (8.45%) SonarQube
7 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.93%) GitLab
9 5 (3.52%) Subversion
10 4 (2.82%) Appium
10 4 (2.82%) CircleCI
10 4 (2.82%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.11%) GoCD
11 3 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (23.24%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Public Sector
3 9 (6.34%) Front Office
4 6 (4.23%) Banking
5 4 (2.82%) Advertising
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.41%) Games
7 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (48.59%) Developer
2 24 (16.90%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.49%) Python Developer
4 19 (13.38%) AWS Developer
4 19 (13.38%) C# Developer
5 18 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (12.68%) Python Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (10.56%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (9.86%) Data Engineer
8 14 (9.86%) Senior Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Java Developer
10 11 (7.75%) Analyst
10 11 (7.75%) Support Analyst
11 10 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (7.04%) Software Developer
12 9 (6.34%) Node.js Developer
13 8 (5.63%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.99%) Web Services
2 40 (28.17%) .NET
3 35 (24.65%) RESTful
4 29 (20.42%) .NET Framework
5 23 (16.20%) Node.js
6 22 (15.49%) RabbitMQ
7 20 (14.08%) Kafka
8 19 (13.38%) .NET Core
8 19 (13.38%) JSON
9 18 (12.68%) React
9 18 (12.68%) XML
10 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
10 17 (11.97%) REST
10 17 (11.97%) SOAP
11 14 (9.86%) Spring
12 13 (9.15%) Gherkin
12 13 (9.15%) GWT
13 12 (8.45%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (8.45%) PowerMock
14 11 (7.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Cloud Native
2 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Derivative
2 6 (4.23%) Fixed Income
2 6 (4.23%) Hedge funds
3 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.41%) Blog
6 2 (1.41%) Equities
6 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.41%) NHS
6 2 (1.41%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.01%) Linux
2 8 (5.63%) Unix
3 5 (3.52%) CentOS
3 5 (3.52%) Fedora
4 3 (2.11%) Windows
5 2 (1.41%) Android
5 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.92%) DevOps
3 46 (32.39%) Microservices
4 38 (26.76%) Scrum
5 36 (25.35%) BDD
6 34 (23.94%) Fintech
7 32 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (20.42%) Test Automation
9 28 (19.72%) TDD
10 23 (16.20%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (13.38%) Migration
12 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
13 17 (11.97%) Analytics
14 16 (11.27%) MVC
15 15 (10.56%) Data Science
15 15 (10.56%) Kanban
16 14 (9.86%) OO
16 14 (9.86%) OOP
16 14 (9.86%) Open Source
17 13 (9.15%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (59.15%) Python
2 53 (37.32%) Java
3 40 (28.17%) C#
3 40 (28.17%) SQL
4 25 (17.61%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.20%) Ruby
6 16 (11.27%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.45%) Scala
8 10 (7.04%) TypeScript
9 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.34%) Go
9 9 (6.34%) Kotlin
10 5 (3.52%) R
11 4 (2.82%) Clojure
11 4 (2.82%) Elixir
11 4 (2.82%) Erlang
11 4 (2.82%) Java 8
11 4 (2.82%) PHP
11 4 (2.82%) Rust
12 2 (1.41%) ES6
Qualifications
1 24 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.11%) Degree
4 3 (2.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 41 (28.87%) Docker
2 12 (8.45%) Postfix
3 3 (2.11%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (16.20%) Kubernetes
2 21 (14.79%) Terraform
3 19 (13.38%) Grafana
4 5 (3.52%) Prometheus
5 4 (2.82%) Ansible
6 3 (2.11%) Nagios
6 3 (2.11%) Oozie
7 1 (0.70%) Graphite
7 1 (0.70%) Mesos
7 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (15.49%) Splunk
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.23%) Cloudera
4 6 (4.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.11%) Foundry
5 3 (2.11%) Palantir
6 2 (1.41%) Amplitude
6 2 (1.41%) Cisco
6 2 (1.41%) Databricks
6 2 (1.41%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.41%) Talend
7 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.70%) RightScale
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Xamarin