Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 468 565 598
Rank change year-on-year +97 +33 +138
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 678 187 467
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.38% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 355 159 382
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £70,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% -17.65% +21.43%
75th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £118,750
90th Percentile £126,250 £92,000 £143,750
UK median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -17.65% +21.43%

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 49,192 24,150 39,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.64% 41.45% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34,259 20,800 32,640
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,025 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London +5 452 £86,250 +18.97% 43
South East -44 81 £60,000 -4.00% 7
South West +3 60 £66,250 +61.59% 4
North of England -93 40 £50,000 -9.09% 9
North West -74 33 £50,000 -16.67% 7
Midlands -80 19 £62,500 - 6
West Midlands - 11 £62,500 - 3
East of England -94 10 - - 3
East Midlands -46 8 £57,500 - 3
Yorkshire -81 6 £65,000 +44.44% 1
North East -28 1 £47,500 - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 678 (100.00%) AWS
2 457 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
3 439 (64.75%) Serverless
4 420 (61.95%) AWS Lambda
5 400 (59.00%) Amazon S3
6 391 (57.67%) Software Engineering
7 373 (55.01%) CI/CD
8 352 (51.92%) Docker
9 338 (49.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 332 (48.97%) Python
11 301 (44.40%) JavaScript
11 301 (44.40%) React
12 298 (43.95%) Amazon RDS
12 298 (43.95%) Terraform
13 275 (40.56%) Node.js
14 259 (38.20%) Kubernetes
15 254 (37.46%) DevOps
16 251 (37.02%) TypeScript
16 251 (37.02%) Full Stack Development
17 239 (35.25%) Amazon EC2
18 214 (31.56%) Java
19 212 (31.27%) Finance
20 204 (30.09%) Microservices
21 194 (28.61%) Git (software)
22 191 (28.17%) MySQL
23 171 (25.22%) SQL
24 166 (24.48%) PostgreSQL
25 154 (22.71%) Kafka
26 149 (21.98%) AWS CloudFormation
27 147 (21.68%) AWS Step Functions

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 98 (14.45%) Elasticsearch
2 89 (13.13%) Apache
3 39 (5.75%) Apache Airflow
4 38 (5.60%) Apache Spark
5 30 (4.42%) Confluence
6 16 (2.36%) nginx
7 14 (2.06%) CMS
8 13 (1.92%) Jupyter
8 13 (1.92%) Traefik
9 10 (1.47%) WordPress
10 7 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.74%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.29%) SAS
13 1 (0.15%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.15%) Apache Pulsar
13 1 (0.15%) Jetty
13 1 (0.15%) Mule
13 1 (0.15%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.15%) OpenWhisk
Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.77%) Magento
2 10 (1.47%) Shopify
3 5 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 678 (100.00%) AWS
2 439 (64.75%) Serverless
3 420 (61.95%) AWS Lambda
4 400 (59.00%) Amazon S3
5 239 (35.25%) Amazon EC2
6 149 (21.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 147 (21.68%) AWS Step Functions
8 136 (20.06%) Amazon ECS
9 133 (19.62%) Azure
10 120 (17.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 113 (16.67%) GitHub
12 106 (15.63%) Amazon EKS
13 85 (12.54%) GCP
13 85 (12.54%) SaaS
14 69 (10.18%) Amazon Kinesis
15 62 (9.14%) Amazon EMR
15 62 (9.14%) CloudFront
15 62 (9.14%) GitHub Actions
16 55 (8.11%) AWS Fargate
17 52 (7.67%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.23%) Cisco IPT
2 41 (6.05%) HTTP
3 19 (2.80%) MQTT
4 8 (1.18%) Internet
5 7 (1.03%) IPv6
5 7 (1.03%) RTSP
5 7 (1.03%) SSH
5 7 (1.03%) UPnP
6 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.44%) VPN
8 2 (0.29%) DNS
8 2 (0.29%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.15%) AMQP
9 1 (0.15%) Firewall
9 1 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (49.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 298 (43.95%) Amazon RDS
3 191 (28.17%) MySQL
4 166 (24.48%) PostgreSQL
5 141 (20.80%) Redis
6 123 (18.14%) NoSQL
7 112 (16.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 84 (12.39%) Big Data
9 73 (10.77%) Relational Database
10 71 (10.47%) MongoDB
11 67 (9.88%) Amazon Aurora
12 61 (9.00%) Data Lake
13 56 (8.26%) Amazon Athena
14 52 (7.67%) Electronic Patient Records
15 31 (4.57%) SQL Server
16 30 (4.42%) RDBMS
17 29 (4.28%) BigQuery
18 26 (3.83%) Couchbase
19 18 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
20 16 (2.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 194 (28.61%) Git (software)
2 138 (20.35%) Jenkins
3 59 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 56 (8.26%) CircleCI
5 53 (7.82%) JIRA
6 50 (7.37%) Selenium
7 42 (6.19%) Cypress.io
8 36 (5.31%) GitLab
8 36 (5.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (4.87%) Postman
10 32 (4.72%) Artifactory
11 23 (3.39%) JUnit
12 21 (3.10%) SonarQube
13 20 (2.95%) JMeter
13 20 (2.95%) SoapUI
14 19 (2.80%) Log4Net
14 19 (2.80%) Moq
14 19 (2.80%) NUnit
14 19 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (2.80%) TestCafe
General
1 212 (31.27%) Finance
2 108 (15.93%) Front Office
3 102 (15.04%) Social Skills
4 84 (12.39%) Retail
5 29 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.69%) Banking
6 25 (3.69%) Games
7 11 (1.62%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.33%) Law
8 9 (1.33%) Marketing
9 8 (1.18%) Back Office
9 8 (1.18%) Legal
10 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.88%) Automotive
12 5 (0.74%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (0.74%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.59%) Advertising
13 4 (0.59%) Local Government
14 2 (0.29%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 255 (37.61%) Software Engineer
2 199 (29.35%) Developer
3 94 (13.86%) React Developer
4 84 (12.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 67 (9.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 66 (9.73%) AWS Engineer
7 64 (9.44%) Data Engineer
8 63 (9.29%) Senior Software Engineer
9 62 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 49 (7.23%) Security Engineer
11 43 (6.34%) AWS DevOps
12 41 (6.05%) Full Stack Developer
13 39 (5.75%) Senior Data Engineer
14 36 (5.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 35 (5.16%) Senior Security Engineer
16 31 (4.57%) Senior Developer
17 30 (4.42%) Senior DevOps
18 27 (3.98%) PHP Developer
19 25 (3.69%) Site Reliability Engineer
20 22 (3.24%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (44.40%) React
2 275 (40.56%) Node.js
3 154 (22.71%) Kafka
4 113 (16.67%) CSS
5 108 (15.93%) .NET
6 91 (13.42%) AngularJS
7 84 (12.39%) HTML
7 84 (12.39%) Material-UI
8 76 (11.21%) RabbitMQ
9 73 (10.77%) REST
10 70 (10.32%) Elastic Stack
11 58 (8.55%) .NET Core
11 58 (8.55%) GraphQL
12 57 (8.41%) ActiveMQ
12 57 (8.41%) Symfony
13 53 (7.82%) React Native
13 53 (7.82%) RESTful
14 44 (6.49%) Redux
15 41 (6.05%) Spring
15 41 (6.05%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.82%) User Experience
2 50 (7.37%) Algorithms
3 38 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (5.60%) Legacy Code
4 28 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (2.06%) Cloud Native
6 14 (2.06%) Clustering
7 13 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.62%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.62%) Smartphone
8 11 (1.62%) Social Media
9 10 (1.47%) Blog
9 10 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
9 10 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
10 6 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.88%) NHS
10 6 (0.88%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.74%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 128 (18.88%) Linux
2 47 (6.93%) Android
2 47 (6.93%) Apple iOS
3 37 (5.46%) Ubuntu
4 36 (5.31%) Windows
5 24 (3.54%) Unix
6 5 (0.74%) OpenWrt
7 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.44%) VMS
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (57.67%) Software Engineering
3 373 (55.01%) CI/CD
4 254 (37.46%) DevOps
5 251 (37.02%) Full Stack Development
6 204 (30.09%) Microservices
7 146 (21.53%) Continuous Integration
8 130 (19.17%) TDD
9 118 (17.40%) Scrum
10 109 (16.08%) Asset Management
11 103 (15.19%) Test Automation
12 100 (14.75%) Machine Learning
13 96 (14.16%) Analytics
14 91 (13.42%) Event-Driven
15 88 (12.98%) Fintech
16 87 (12.83%) SDLC
17 86 (12.68%) Investment Management
18 79 (11.65%) Data Science
19 76 (11.21%) BDD
20 75 (11.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 332 (48.97%) Python
2 301 (44.40%) JavaScript
3 251 (37.02%) TypeScript
4 214 (31.56%) Java
5 171 (25.22%) SQL
6 130 (19.17%) Go
7 93 (13.72%) C#
8 89 (13.13%) PHP
9 87 (12.83%) Bash
10 85 (12.54%) PowerShell
11 51 (7.52%) Scala
12 39 (5.75%) ES6
13 22 (3.24%) C++
14 21 (3.10%) Ruby
15 15 (2.21%) Java 8
16 13 (1.92%) Kotlin
17 9 (1.33%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.03%) C
19 5 (0.74%) PHP 7
19 5 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (9.59%) Degree
2 54 (7.96%) AWS Certification
3 50 (7.37%) CISSP
4 49 (7.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 49 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (2.21%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.06%) CCSP
8 5 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.59%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.59%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (12.54%) QA
2 8 (1.18%) Accessibility
2 8 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.03%) SEPA
4 4 (0.59%) IEC 62304
4 4 (0.59%) ISO 13485
4 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 352 (51.92%) Docker
2 13 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.03%) Postfix
4 5 (0.74%) Ceph
4 5 (0.74%) NFS
5 2 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 298 (43.95%) Terraform
2 259 (38.20%) Kubernetes
3 70 (10.32%) Grafana
4 52 (7.67%) Ansible
5 44 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (5.16%) Puppet
7 22 (3.24%) Kibana
8 19 (2.80%) HAProxy
8 19 (2.80%) logstash
8 19 (2.80%) Opsgenie
8 19 (2.80%) Pingdom
8 19 (2.80%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.65%) Prometheus
10 15 (2.21%) MIIS
11 14 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
12 13 (1.92%) Consul
12 13 (1.92%) Rancher
13 11 (1.62%) Opsview
14 9 (1.33%) Packer
15 5 (0.74%) Mesos
Vendors
1 60 (8.85%) Google
2 57 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.82%) Databricks
3 53 (7.82%) New Relic
4 28 (4.13%) Oracle
5 17 (2.51%) Zend
6 15 (2.21%) Sun
7 14 (2.06%) ServiceNow
8 13 (1.92%) Rakuten
8 13 (1.92%) VMware
9 7 (1.03%) Splunk
10 5 (0.74%) Adobe
10 5 (0.74%) Apple
11 4 (0.59%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.59%) Facebook
11 4 (0.59%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.44%) Alibaba
12 3 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.44%) Talend