Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 427 519 636
Rank change year-on-year +92 +117 +263
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 745 145 489
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 0.82% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 375 120 381
10th Percentile £44,250 £47,000 £52,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £67,500 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +25.93% -18.18% +30.95%
75th Percentile £115,000 £78,938 £110,000
90th Percentile £135,000 £98,875 £143,750
UK median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -21.21% +32.00%

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 46,688 17,592 41,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.64% 39.65% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,871 14,962 34,013
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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 +93 602 £85,000 +21.43% 41
South East -123 56 £51,000 -32.00% 4
North of England -125 30 £50,000 -23.08% 7
South West -83 27 £40,000 -36.00% 5
North West -73 25 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Midlands - 20 £58,750 - 7
East Midlands - 14 £50,000 - 2
East of England -96 7 - - 3
West Midlands - 6 £67,500 - 5
Yorkshire -117 4 £55,000 -15.38% 2
North East - 1 £47,500 - 2
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 745 (100.00%) AWS
2 458 (61.48%) Serverless
3 440 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
4 438 (58.79%) AWS Lambda
5 431 (57.85%) Amazon S3
6 413 (55.44%) React
7 409 (54.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 403 (54.09%) Software Engineering
9 402 (53.96%) JavaScript
10 399 (53.56%) Docker
11 370 (49.66%) Amazon RDS
12 365 (48.99%) Node.js
13 346 (46.44%) TypeScript
14 326 (43.76%) Terraform
15 320 (42.95%) Kubernetes
16 316 (42.42%) Full Stack Development
17 259 (34.77%) Finance
18 257 (34.50%) Python
19 219 (29.40%) Microservices
20 216 (28.99%) Web Services
21 213 (28.59%) PostgreSQL
22 181 (24.30%) DevOps
23 177 (23.76%) SQL
24 174 (23.36%) Git (software)
25 172 (23.09%) Amazon ECS
26 171 (22.95%) AWS Step Functions
27 167 (22.42%) Amazon EC2
28 166 (22.28%) Investment Management
29 163 (21.88%) Asset Management
29 163 (21.88%) MySQL

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
1 102 (13.69%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (5.77%) Apache Spark
3 33 (4.43%) Apache
4 25 (3.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 22 (2.95%) WordPress
6 18 (2.42%) Confluence
7 17 (2.28%) nginx
8 15 (2.01%) Jupyter
9 13 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (1.34%) CMS
11 6 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.81%) Traefik
12 1 (0.13%) JBoss
12 1 (0.13%) Jetty
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 28 (3.76%) Magento
2 20 (2.68%) Shopify
3 10 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 745 (100.00%) AWS
2 458 (61.48%) Serverless
3 438 (58.79%) AWS Lambda
4 431 (57.85%) Amazon S3
5 172 (23.09%) Amazon ECS
6 171 (22.95%) AWS Step Functions
7 167 (22.42%) Amazon EC2
8 127 (17.05%) GitHub
9 99 (13.29%) Azure
10 97 (13.02%) GCP
11 93 (12.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 90 (12.08%) SaaS
13 85 (11.41%) CloudFront
14 52 (6.98%) AWS Fargate
15 51 (6.85%) Amazon Kinesis
16 50 (6.71%) Amazon EKS
17 47 (6.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 41 (5.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 35 (4.70%) GitHub Actions
20 31 (4.16%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.64%) HTTP
2 22 (2.95%) Internet
3 15 (2.01%) MQTT
4 10 (1.34%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (0.81%) DNS
5 6 (0.81%) RTP
5 6 (0.81%) SMTP
6 4 (0.54%) SSH
7 3 (0.40%) SMS
7 3 (0.40%) VPN
8 2 (0.27%) AMQP
8 2 (0.27%) FTP
8 2 (0.27%) Network Security
9 1 (0.13%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.13%) SAN
9 1 (0.13%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (54.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 370 (49.66%) Amazon RDS
3 213 (28.59%) PostgreSQL
4 163 (21.88%) MySQL
5 139 (18.66%) Redis
6 103 (13.83%) Relational Database
7 90 (12.08%) NoSQL
8 60 (8.05%) Big Data
9 46 (6.17%) MongoDB
10 45 (6.04%) SQL Server
11 42 (5.64%) Amazon Aurora
12 41 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 35 (4.70%) BigQuery
14 32 (4.30%) Data Lake
15 24 (3.22%) RDBMS
16 22 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (2.42%) Amazon Athena
18 15 (2.01%) Hadoop
19 13 (1.74%) Electronic Patient Records
20 11 (1.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 174 (23.36%) Git (software)
2 96 (12.89%) Cypress.io
3 83 (11.14%) Selenium
4 77 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 54 (7.25%) CircleCI
6 52 (6.98%) Postman
7 51 (6.85%) GitLab
8 38 (5.10%) SonarQube
9 36 (4.83%) Bitbucket
9 36 (4.83%) WebDriver
10 34 (4.56%) JIRA
11 33 (4.43%) Appium
12 28 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 22 (2.95%) Maven
14 19 (2.55%) SoapUI
15 18 (2.42%) Cucumber
15 18 (2.42%) JUnit
16 16 (2.15%) JMeter
17 15 (2.01%) Log4Net
17 15 (2.01%) NUnit
General
1 259 (34.77%) Finance
2 162 (21.74%) Front Office
3 68 (9.13%) Social Skills
4 63 (8.46%) Retail
5 62 (8.32%) Games
6 53 (7.11%) Legal
7 44 (5.91%) Public Sector
8 40 (5.37%) Banking
9 36 (4.83%) Law
10 32 (4.30%) Marketing
11 29 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (3.62%) Presentation Skills
13 25 (3.36%) Local Government
14 19 (2.55%) Telecoms
15 13 (1.74%) Advertising
15 13 (1.74%) Financial Institution
16 12 (1.61%) Automotive
17 10 (1.34%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.67%) Documentation Skills
18 5 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 312 (41.88%) Developer
2 271 (36.38%) Software Engineer
3 162 (21.74%) React Developer
4 114 (15.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 80 (10.74%) Senior Software Engineer
6 57 (7.65%) AWS Developer
6 57 (7.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 41 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
8 34 (4.56%) Lead Software Engineer
9 33 (4.43%) Backend Developer
10 32 (4.30%) Quality Engineer
11 30 (4.03%) Java Developer
12 28 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 27 (3.62%) Senior Developer
14 20 (2.68%) Python Engineer
15 19 (2.55%) Data Engineer
16 15 (2.01%) Data Scientist
17 14 (1.88%) PHP Developer
17 14 (1.88%) Senior Quality Engineer
18 13 (1.74%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (55.44%) React
2 365 (48.99%) Node.js
3 216 (28.99%) Web Services
4 162 (21.74%) Material-UI
5 114 (15.30%) REST
6 100 (13.42%) AngularJS
7 85 (11.41%) .NET
7 85 (11.41%) Kafka
8 81 (10.87%) CSS
9 75 (10.07%) GraphQL
10 71 (9.53%) React Native
11 67 (8.99%) Redux
12 63 (8.46%) HTML
13 62 (8.32%) .NET Core
14 61 (8.19%) RabbitMQ
15 44 (5.91%) Django
15 44 (5.91%) Jest
15 44 (5.91%) Sass
15 44 (5.91%) Spring
16 42 (5.64%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.53%) User Experience
2 70 (9.40%) Algorithms
3 45 (6.04%) Legacy Systems
4 30 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (3.36%) Blog
7 23 (3.09%) Legacy Code
7 23 (3.09%) Renewable Energy
8 20 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (2.42%) NHS
10 15 (2.01%) Legacy Applications
11 12 (1.61%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.21%) Augmented Reality
13 9 (1.21%) W3C
14 8 (1.07%) Social Media
15 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.94%) MPEG
15 7 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 80 (10.74%) Linux
2 56 (7.52%) Android
2 56 (7.52%) Apple iOS
3 42 (5.64%) Unix
4 27 (3.62%) Windows
5 14 (1.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.40%) CentOS
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (54.09%) Software Engineering
3 316 (42.42%) Full Stack Development
4 219 (29.40%) Microservices
5 181 (24.30%) DevOps
6 166 (22.28%) Investment Management
7 163 (21.88%) Asset Management
8 130 (17.45%) Test Automation
9 122 (16.38%) TDD
10 121 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
11 120 (16.11%) Scrum
12 100 (13.42%) Analytics
13 91 (12.21%) BDD
13 91 (12.21%) Data Science
14 85 (11.41%) Event-Driven
14 85 (11.41%) Mentoring
15 78 (10.47%) Kanban
16 77 (10.34%) Pair Programming
17 74 (9.93%) Infrastructure as Code
18 64 (8.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 402 (53.96%) JavaScript
2 346 (46.44%) TypeScript
3 257 (34.50%) Python
4 177 (23.76%) SQL
5 163 (21.88%) Java
6 120 (16.11%) C#
7 71 (9.53%) PHP
8 68 (9.13%) Go
9 49 (6.58%) ES6
9 49 (6.58%) Ruby
10 47 (6.31%) Bash Shell
11 39 (5.23%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.01%) C++
12 15 (2.01%) Scala
13 14 (1.88%) Java 11
14 11 (1.48%) Kotlin
15 10 (1.34%) Java 8
16 8 (1.07%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.81%) Groovy
18 5 (0.67%) Dart
Qualifications
1 42 (5.64%) Degree
2 15 (2.01%) SC Cleared
2 15 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.88%) AWS Certification
4 10 (1.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 10 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.34%) CISSP
5 9 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.07%) CCSP
7 5 (0.67%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.54%) CITP
8 4 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (12.62%) QA
2 9 (1.21%) Accessibility
3 8 (1.07%) ISO 13485
3 8 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.94%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.13%) SEPA
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 399 (53.56%) Docker
2 12 (1.61%) Postfix
3 6 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 326 (43.76%) Terraform
2 320 (42.95%) Kubernetes
3 30 (4.03%) Grafana
4 25 (3.36%) Ansible
5 20 (2.68%) Pingdom
6 19 (2.55%) Kibana
7 17 (2.28%) logstash
8 16 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (2.15%) ZABBIX
9 15 (2.01%) HAProxy
9 15 (2.01%) Opsgenie
10 13 (1.74%) Packer
11 11 (1.48%) MIIS
12 10 (1.34%) yum
13 8 (1.07%) Prometheus
14 7 (0.94%) Consul
15 6 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
15 6 (0.81%) Rancher
16 5 (0.67%) Puppet
17 3 (0.40%) linkerd
Vendors
1 82 (11.01%) Google
2 25 (3.36%) Instagram
3 24 (3.22%) New Relic
4 19 (2.55%) YouTube
5 17 (2.28%) Oracle
6 11 (1.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (1.48%) Sun
7 10 (1.34%) Databricks
7 10 (1.34%) ServiceNow
7 10 (1.34%) Splunk
7 10 (1.34%) Spotify
8 9 (1.21%) Cisco
9 8 (1.07%) WooCommerce
10 7 (0.94%) Apple
11 6 (0.81%) Facebook
11 6 (0.81%) PagerDuty
11 6 (0.81%) Talend
11 6 (0.81%) VMware
12 5 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.67%) SendGrid