Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Protocol Buffers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Protocol Buffers over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1136 1147 1235
Rank change year-on-year +11 +88 +55
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 24 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.044% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 36
England median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +19.05% -12.50%
10th Percentile £44,750 £34,241 £33,750
90th Percentile £104,000 £89,000 £68,125
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% +19.05% -8.70%

Protocol Buffers is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67493 69884 78468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.22% 39.13% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56549 61132 67722
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Protocol Buffers
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Protocol Buffers in England

Protocol Buffers
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Protocol Buffers in England

Protocol Buffers
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Protocol Buffers in England

Protocol Buffers
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 0 17 £87,500 +14.75% 4
South East +41 3 £65,000 +83.85%
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Protocol Buffers
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Protocol Buffers.

1 14 (58.33%) Java
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (50.00%) REST
3 12 (50.00%) Kafka
3 12 (50.00%) React
4 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
5 10 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Ruby
6 9 (37.50%) Google
6 9 (37.50%) C++
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Apache
7 7 (29.17%) Python
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (29.17%) ZeroMQ
7 7 (29.17%) Graphite
7 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (25.00%) Ansible
8 6 (25.00%) Docker
8 6 (25.00%) logstash
8 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
8 6 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift

Protocol Buffers
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 10 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 3 (12.50%) Jetty
4 3 (12.50%) MediaWiki
4 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
3 6 (25.00%) Parquet
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 4 (16.67%) Berkeley DB
4 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (16.67%) Redis
5 3 (12.50%) Big Data
5 3 (12.50%) Couchbase
5 3 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (12.50%) KNIME
5 3 (12.50%) Neo4j
6 2 (8.33%) KDB
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 3 (12.50%) Buildbot
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) FindBugs
2 3 (12.50%) Log4j
2 3 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 3 (12.50%) Mockito
2 3 (12.50%) SCons
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Mocha
3 2 (8.33%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.17%) ANTLR
4 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Economy
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Objective-C Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Principal Technologist
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Technologist
5 3 (12.50%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Kafka
1 12 (50.00%) React
1 12 (50.00%) REST
2 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (29.17%) ZeroMQ
5 6 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (25.00%) PostGIS
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Avro
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Angular 2
7 4 (16.67%) JNI
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (12.50%) Grid Computing
4 3 (12.50%) Life Science
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Equities
6 1 (4.17%) Fintech
6 1 (4.17%) Spread Betting
6 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) openSUSE
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) OOP
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (12.50%) Computer Vision
5 3 (12.50%) Full Text Search
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (12.50%) OCR
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) C++
4 9 (37.50%) Ruby
5 7 (29.17%) Python
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) VBA
7 3 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 3 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (12.50%) F#
7 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 3 (12.50%) Scala
8 1 (4.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Graphite
2 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 6 (25.00%) Kibana
2 6 (25.00%) logstash
3 4 (16.67%) Grafana
4 3 (12.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Facebook
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Sun
3 3 (12.50%) Twitter
3 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) Misys