Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MQTT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MQTT over the 6 months to 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 866 663 1046
Rank change year-on-year -203 +383 +65
Permanent jobs citing MQTT 115 18 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.040% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 45 12 25
10th Percentile " £40,475 "
25th Percentile £50,000 £44,375 £43,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £80,938 "
90th Percentile £75,000 £86,000 £62,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

MQTT 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 14,138 7,164 20,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.11% 15.74% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9,824 5,869 15,895
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% -5.26%

MQTT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MQTT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MQTT in England

MQTT
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MQTT in England.

Salary trend for MQTT in England

MQTT
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MQTT in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for MQTT in England

MQTT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQTT within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
North of England -72 61 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Yorkshire -45 57 £55,000 -15.38% 4
South East -139 24 £33,500 -36.19% 5
London -218 19 £78,750 - 6
Midlands - 12 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands - 7 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 5 - - 2
North West - 4 £58,750 - 1
East of England -97 2 - -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
MQTT
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT jobs citing MQTT 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 MQTT.

1 78 (67.83%) Computer Science
2 66 (57.39%) Python
3 64 (55.65%) C
3 64 (55.65%) C++
4 63 (54.78%) Ethernet
5 59 (51.30%) TCP/IP
5 59 (51.30%) Wi-Fi
6 58 (50.43%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (49.57%) Wireless
7 57 (49.57%) Broadband
8 46 (40.00%) Kibana
9 43 (37.39%) Linux
9 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
10 42 (36.52%) Software Engineering
11 39 (33.91%) HTML
12 37 (32.17%) HTTP
13 36 (31.30%) CSS
13 36 (31.30%) Validation
14 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
15 34 (29.57%) HTTPS
16 33 (28.70%) Telecoms
17 32 (27.83%) Full Stack Development
18 31 (26.96%) Performance Measurement
18 31 (26.96%) Firmware
18 31 (26.96%) 802.11
18 31 (26.96%) STUN
18 31 (26.96%) XMPP
18 31 (26.96%) Software Testing
18 31 (26.96%) Wireshark
18 31 (26.96%) Integration Testing

MQTT
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 11 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.87%) Drupal
2 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.96%) AWS
2 23 (20.00%) Azure
3 22 (19.13%) GCP
4 16 (13.91%) Serverless
5 15 (13.04%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (10.43%) Slack
7 11 (9.57%) SaaS
8 2 (1.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.74%) Azure Logic Apps
8 2 (1.74%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.87%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 63 (54.78%) Ethernet
2 59 (51.30%) TCP/IP
2 59 (51.30%) Wi-Fi
3 57 (49.57%) Broadband
3 57 (49.57%) Wireless
4 37 (32.17%) HTTP
5 34 (29.57%) HTTPS
6 31 (26.96%) 802.11
6 31 (26.96%) STUN
6 31 (26.96%) Wireshark
7 28 (24.35%) Bluetooth
8 4 (3.48%) ASN.1
9 3 (2.61%) NFC
9 3 (2.61%) PPP
10 2 (1.74%) FTP
10 2 (1.74%) Modbus
10 2 (1.74%) Profibus
10 2 (1.74%) SMTP
11 1 (0.87%) iBeacon
11 1 (0.87%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) MySQL
2 19 (16.52%) NoSQL
3 17 (14.78%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (14.78%) Redis
4 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
5 15 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 12 (10.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (9.57%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.61%) SQLite
9 2 (1.74%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (13.04%) Cypress.io
3 15 (13.04%) JMeter
3 15 (13.04%) Log4Net
3 15 (13.04%) Moq
3 15 (13.04%) Newman
3 15 (13.04%) NUnit
3 15 (13.04%) Postman
3 15 (13.04%) Selenium
3 15 (13.04%) SoapUI
3 15 (13.04%) TestCafe
4 11 (9.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (8.70%) Mocha
6 7 (6.09%) Bitbucket
6 7 (6.09%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.48%) JIRA
8 3 (2.61%) GoogleTest
8 3 (2.61%) Valgrind
General
1 33 (28.70%) Telecoms
2 23 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 15 (13.04%) Finance
4 5 (4.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 4 (3.48%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.48%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.74%) Electronics
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.91%) Software Engineer
2 36 (31.30%) Developer
3 31 (26.96%) Automation Engineer
3 31 (26.96%) Embedded Engineer
4 29 (25.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Embedded C Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Firmware Engineer
5 27 (23.48%) Linux Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) C Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 26 (22.61%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.91%) HTML
2 36 (31.30%) CSS
3 31 (26.96%) 802.1X
3 31 (26.96%) XMPP
4 27 (23.48%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (21.74%) Jest
5 25 (21.74%) React
6 24 (20.87%) Node.js
6 24 (20.87%) React Native
6 24 (20.87%) Sass
7 23 (20.00%) REST
8 21 (18.26%) .NET
9 17 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (13.91%) .NET Core
10 16 (13.91%) AngularJS
11 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
11 15 (13.04%) Entity Framework
11 15 (13.04%) Kafka
11 15 (13.04%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.09%) User Experience
2 29 (25.22%) Device Driver
3 26 (22.61%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.70%) Industry 4.0
4 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.35%) Raspberry Pi
6 3 (2.61%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.61%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.74%) Analogue Electronics
7 2 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.74%) Robotics
8 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.39%) Linux
2 21 (18.26%) Windows
3 19 (16.52%) Android
3 19 (16.52%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.61%) Debian
6 2 (1.74%) ThreadX
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.83%) Computer Science
2 58 (50.43%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (36.52%) Software Engineering
4 36 (31.30%) Validation
5 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 32 (27.83%) Full Stack Development
7 31 (26.96%) Integration Testing
7 31 (26.96%) Performance Measurement
7 31 (26.96%) Software Testing
8 30 (26.09%) Requirements Gathering
9 26 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (22.61%) Device Driver Development
10 23 (20.00%) TDD
11 21 (18.26%) Scrum
12 19 (16.52%) Unit Testing
13 18 (15.65%) DevOps
13 18 (15.65%) Microservices
14 17 (14.78%) SDLC
15 15 (13.04%) Android Development
15 15 (13.04%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.39%) Python
2 64 (55.65%) C
2 64 (55.65%) C++
3 43 (37.39%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.13%) C#
4 22 (19.13%) SQL
5 17 (14.78%) Bash Shell
5 17 (14.78%) PowerShell
6 16 (13.91%) PHP
7 15 (13.04%) TypeScript
8 12 (10.43%) ES6
9 7 (6.09%) Java
10 5 (4.35%) Go
10 5 (4.35%) Rust
11 4 (3.48%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (20.00%) Degree
2 16 (13.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.87%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) MISRA
3 1 (0.87%) Accessibility
System Software
1 31 (26.96%) Firmware
2 22 (19.13%) Docker
3 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (40.00%) Kibana
2 31 (26.96%) Graylog
3 27 (23.48%) Kubernetes
4 17 (14.78%) Terraform
5 15 (13.04%) Grafana
5 15 (13.04%) HAProxy
5 15 (13.04%) logstash
5 15 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (13.04%) Opsgenie
5 15 (13.04%) Pingdom
5 15 (13.04%) ZABBIX
6 11 (9.57%) MIIS
Vendors
1 23 (20.00%) Google
2 15 (13.04%) New Relic
3 11 (9.57%) Sun
4 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.74%) Klocwork
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle