Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AMQP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AMQP over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1034 1066 1207
Rank change year-on-year +32 +141 -5
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 94 128 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.059% 0.077% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 67 41
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +13.64%

AMQP is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23,981 26,575 31,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.14% 15.96% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19,058 21,685 26,391
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AMQP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AMQP in England

AMQP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AMQP in England.

Salary trend for AMQP in England

AMQP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AMQP in England over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for AMQP in England

AMQP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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 +14 50 £72,000 -0.69% 12
South East -20 31 £45,000 -33.33% 4
North of England +20 10 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +30 6 £50,000 - 2
North West +7 4 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Midlands +26 3 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 2
AMQP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing AMQP 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 AMQP.

1 64 (68.09%) Java
2 60 (63.83%) RabbitMQ
3 51 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
5 44 (46.81%) SQL
6 41 (43.62%) Software Engineering
7 40 (42.55%) TDD
8 37 (39.36%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (38.30%) RESTful
10 35 (37.23%) Finance
10 35 (37.23%) Microservices
11 32 (34.04%) Spring
12 31 (32.98%) HTML
13 30 (31.91%) Scrum
14 29 (30.85%) Web Services
15 28 (29.79%) React
16 27 (28.72%) OO
16 27 (28.72%) OpenStack
17 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (25.53%) HTML5
18 24 (25.53%) MongoDB
18 24 (25.53%) Spring Boot
19 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
20 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
20 22 (23.40%) VMware
21 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
21 21 (22.34%) Fintech
22 20 (21.28%) Continuous Delivery
22 20 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
22 20 (21.28%) MySQL

AMQP
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 27 (28.72%) OpenStack
2 10 (10.64%) JBoss
2 10 (10.64%) WebLogic
2 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.13%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.13%) Predix
4 2 (2.13%) ThingWorx
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Jetty
5 1 (1.06%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 37 (39.36%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.64%) OpenShift
4 8 (8.51%) IaaS
5 7 (7.45%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (7.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.45%) DigitalOcean
5 7 (7.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (7.45%) Linode
6 6 (6.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (6.38%) SaaS
7 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.13%) npm
9 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.19%) MQTT
3 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) Modbus
3 2 (2.13%) RFID
3 2 (2.13%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.06%) 3G
4 1 (1.06%) 4G
4 1 (1.06%) DHCP
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.53%) MongoDB
2 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
4 20 (21.28%) MySQL
4 20 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (13.83%) RDBMS
6 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
7 11 (11.70%) MariaDB
8 7 (7.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (7.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (6.38%) Amazon QuickSight
9 6 (6.38%) Big Data
9 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (6.38%) Hazelcast
9 6 (6.38%) Pentaho
9 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.13%) Redis
11 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Vagrant
2 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.77%) JUnit
4 11 (11.70%) SpecFlow
5 10 (10.64%) Cucumber
5 10 (10.64%) Subversion
6 9 (9.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (9.57%) Bitbucket
6 9 (9.57%) Maven
7 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
8 6 (6.38%) Gatling
8 6 (6.38%) JMeter
9 5 (5.32%) Mocha
10 4 (4.26%) NUnit
11 3 (3.19%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
12 2 (2.13%) Selenium
12 2 (2.13%) Sinon.JS
13 1 (1.06%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (37.23%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Retail
3 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.45%) Marketing
5 6 (6.38%) Banking
5 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.32%) Electronics
7 4 (4.26%) Back Office
7 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.26%) Publishing
8 2 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (38.30%) Software Engineer
3 22 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 17 (18.09%) Java Engineer
4 17 (18.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (17.02%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Support Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Systems Support
7 9 (9.57%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (63.83%) RabbitMQ
2 36 (38.30%) RESTful
3 32 (34.04%) Spring
4 31 (32.98%) HTML
5 29 (30.85%) Web Services
6 28 (29.79%) React
7 24 (25.53%) HTML5
7 24 (25.53%) Spring Boot
8 23 (24.47%) AngularJS
9 19 (20.21%) J2EE
10 17 (18.09%) CSS
10 17 (18.09%) REST
11 16 (17.02%) Hibernate
12 15 (15.96%) Kafka
13 14 (14.89%) JMS
13 14 (14.89%) JSON
13 14 (14.89%) Middleware
14 11 (11.70%) SOAP
14 11 (11.70%) XML
15 9 (9.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Fintech
2 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.57%) Public Cloud
5 7 (7.45%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.26%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (4.26%) Derivative
6 4 (4.26%) Equities
7 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.13%) Arduino
8 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 2 (2.13%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.13%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Linux
2 16 (17.02%) Unix
3 13 (13.83%) Windows
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.26%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.06%) DC/OS
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.06%) Mesosphere
6 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (43.62%) Software Engineering
3 40 (42.55%) TDD
4 35 (37.23%) Microservices
5 30 (31.91%) Scrum
6 27 (28.72%) OO
7 20 (21.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (18.09%) DevOps
8 17 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (17.02%) Multithreading
10 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (15.96%) SOA
11 14 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (13.83%) BDD
12 13 (13.83%) High Availability
13 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
13 12 (12.77%) OOD
13 12 (12.77%) SOLID
14 11 (11.70%) Extreme Programming
14 11 (11.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) Java
2 48 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 44 (46.81%) SQL
4 17 (18.09%) Java 8
5 16 (17.02%) Python
6 15 (15.96%) Shell Script
7 14 (14.89%) C#
8 9 (9.57%) ANSI SQL
9 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
9 8 (8.51%) Ruby
10 5 (5.32%) PHP
11 4 (4.26%) C
12 3 (3.19%) PHP 5
13 2 (2.13%) C++
13 2 (2.13%) ES6
13 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.06%) Delphi
14 1 (1.06%) VB
14 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Docker
2 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.45%) Xen
4 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) Ansible
2 13 (13.83%) Terraform
3 10 (10.64%) Kubernetes
4 8 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.51%) Puppet
5 7 (7.45%) Salt
6 2 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.06%) Grafana
7 1 (1.06%) Graphite
7 1 (1.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) VMware
2 11 (11.70%) SAP
3 10 (10.64%) TIBCO
4 9 (9.57%) Google
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.38%) Birst
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle
6 6 (6.38%) Software AG
7 5 (5.32%) IBM
8 3 (3.19%) Capita
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco
9 2 (2.13%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.13%) Sigfox
9 2 (2.13%) Zend
10 1 (1.06%) Xamarin