Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
England > London
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 453 545 725
Rank change year-on-year +92 +180 +14
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 230 239 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.25% 1.28% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 228 264 92
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £120,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +8.33%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,457 18,625 17,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.35% 30.57% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14,992 15,155 14,957
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in London

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon SQS in London.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in London

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon SQS in London over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in London

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the London region over the 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
Central London +5 16 £73,750 -1.67% 13
South London - 9 £75,000 -
West London -7 2 £75,000 +25.00% 5
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 230 (100.00%) AWS
2 178 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (71.30%) Java
4 142 (61.74%) Software Engineering
5 141 (61.30%) Docker
6 119 (51.74%) Python
7 111 (48.26%) Amazon RDS
8 90 (39.13%) Finance
9 88 (38.26%) Web Services
10 86 (37.39%) JavaScript
11 79 (34.35%) Microservices
12 74 (32.17%) Terraform
13 73 (31.74%) Amazon S3
14 72 (31.30%) Amazon ECS
15 70 (30.43%) Front Office
15 70 (30.43%) Fixed Income
15 70 (30.43%) Asset Management
16 68 (29.57%) React
17 67 (29.13%) PostgreSQL
17 67 (29.13%) Amazon EC2
18 66 (28.70%) RESTful
18 66 (28.70%) Serverless
19 65 (28.26%) AWS Lambda
19 65 (28.26%) Amazon Redshift
20 63 (27.39%) AngularJS
21 61 (26.52%) Jenkins
21 61 (26.52%) Spring
22 59 (25.65%) DevOps
23 58 (25.22%) HTML
23 58 (25.22%) CSS

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.91%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.04%) GeoServer
4 5 (2.17%) Confluence
5 4 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.74%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.30%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.87%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 230 (100.00%) AWS
2 73 (31.74%) Amazon S3
3 72 (31.30%) Amazon ECS
4 67 (29.13%) Amazon EC2
5 66 (28.70%) Serverless
6 65 (28.26%) AWS Lambda
7 49 (21.30%) GCP
8 43 (18.70%) Azure
9 40 (17.39%) Amazon Kinesis
10 32 (13.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (9.13%) OpenShift
12 18 (7.83%) GitHub
13 13 (5.65%) AWS CodePipeline
14 10 (4.35%) SaaS
15 9 (3.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (3.91%) CloudFront
16 8 (3.48%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (2.61%) AWS Fargate
18 5 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
18 5 (2.17%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.17%) HTTP
1 5 (2.17%) Network Security
2 3 (1.30%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) DNS
3 2 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (48.26%) Amazon RDS
2 67 (29.13%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (28.26%) Amazon Redshift
4 43 (18.70%) Relational Database
5 37 (16.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (10.87%) Redis
7 23 (10.00%) MySQL
8 15 (6.52%) RDBMS
9 14 (6.09%) Amazon Aurora
9 14 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (5.65%) Big Data
11 10 (4.35%) SQL Server
12 9 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (3.48%) Amazon Athena
14 6 (2.61%) DataStage
14 6 (2.61%) Hazelcast
14 6 (2.61%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (2.17%) Data Lake
15 5 (2.17%) Electronic Patient Records
15 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (26.52%) Jenkins
2 43 (18.70%) Maven
3 38 (16.52%) Git (software)
4 29 (12.61%) Artifactory
4 29 (12.61%) JIRA
5 20 (8.70%) GitLab
6 18 (7.83%) JUnit
7 13 (5.65%) Mockito
8 9 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (3.91%) Selenium
9 8 (3.48%) DbUnit
9 8 (3.48%) Gradle
9 8 (3.48%) jMock
9 8 (3.48%) SonarQube
10 7 (3.04%) Travis CI
11 6 (2.61%) JMeter
11 6 (2.61%) Newman
11 6 (2.61%) Postman
12 5 (2.17%) CircleCI
12 5 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 90 (39.13%) Finance
2 70 (30.43%) Front Office
3 31 (13.48%) Banking
4 30 (13.04%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.48%) Marketing
6 4 (1.74%) Retail
7 3 (1.30%) Games
7 3 (1.30%) Law
7 3 (1.30%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Retail Finance
8 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (45.22%) Developer
2 71 (30.87%) Software Engineer
3 50 (21.74%) AWS Developer
3 50 (21.74%) Python Engineer
4 46 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 41 (17.83%) AWS Engineer
6 40 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 38 (16.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 38 (16.52%) Senior Developer
8 37 (16.09%) Python Software Engineer
9 34 (14.78%) AWS Software Engineer
10 32 (13.91%) Senior Software Developer
11 30 (13.04%) Front Office Developer
12 25 (10.87%) Python Developer
13 22 (9.57%) Data Engineer
13 22 (9.57%) Senior Python Developer
14 20 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
14 20 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 17 (7.39%) Technical Leader
16 15 (6.52%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (38.26%) Web Services
2 68 (29.57%) React
3 66 (28.70%) RESTful
4 63 (27.39%) AngularJS
5 61 (26.52%) Spring
6 58 (25.22%) CSS
6 58 (25.22%) HTML
7 55 (23.91%) HTML5
8 52 (22.61%) Node.js
8 52 (22.61%) RabbitMQ
9 47 (20.43%) Kafka
10 36 (15.65%) ActiveMQ
11 35 (15.22%) CSS3
12 33 (14.35%) Redux
13 32 (13.91%) React Native
14 30 (13.04%) Sass
15 28 (12.17%) LESS
16 27 (11.74%) JDBC
17 24 (10.43%) REST
17 24 (10.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (30.43%) Fixed Income
2 49 (21.30%) Equities
3 43 (18.70%) Derivative
3 43 (18.70%) Hedge funds
4 36 (15.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (13.04%) Blog
6 26 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.91%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.61%) Reference Data
10 5 (2.17%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.17%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.17%) User Experience
11 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.30%) Clustering
12 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.43%) NHS
13 1 (0.43%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.22%) Linux
2 18 (7.83%) Unix
3 16 (6.96%) CentOS
3 16 (6.96%) Fedora
4 8 (3.48%) Windows
5 4 (1.74%) Android
5 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (61.74%) Software Engineering
3 79 (34.35%) Microservices
4 70 (30.43%) Asset Management
5 59 (25.65%) DevOps
6 53 (23.04%) TDD
7 43 (18.70%) Artificial Intelligence
8 41 (17.83%) Decision-Making
8 41 (17.83%) Open Source
9 40 (17.39%) Machine Learning
10 39 (16.96%) Scrum
11 32 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (13.48%) Investment Management
13 30 (13.04%) Fund Management
13 30 (13.04%) Mentoring
13 30 (13.04%) Performance Attribution
13 30 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
13 30 (13.04%) Technical Leadership
14 28 (12.17%) MVC
15 27 (11.74%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 164 (71.30%) Java
2 119 (51.74%) Python
3 86 (37.39%) JavaScript
4 48 (20.87%) Java 8
5 41 (17.83%) R
6 38 (16.52%) SQL
7 37 (16.09%) PHP
7 37 (16.09%) TypeScript
8 35 (15.22%) Kotlin
9 27 (11.74%) AspectJ
10 26 (11.30%) Scala
11 11 (4.78%) ES6
12 6 (2.61%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.74%) C#
13 4 (1.74%) Go
13 4 (1.74%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.74%) Perl
14 2 (0.87%) AWK
14 2 (0.87%) Ruby
14 2 (0.87%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (3.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.43%) MCP
2 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 141 (61.30%) Docker
2 8 (3.48%) Postfix
3 4 (1.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (32.17%) Terraform
2 45 (19.57%) Kubernetes
3 7 (3.04%) Prometheus
3 7 (3.04%) Puppet
4 6 (2.61%) Ansible
4 6 (2.61%) Istio
4 6 (2.61%) linkerd
5 4 (1.74%) Consul
6 3 (1.30%) Packer
6 3 (1.30%) StatsD
7 1 (0.43%) Kibana
7 1 (0.43%) logstash
7 1 (0.43%) Marathon
7 1 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 46 (20.00%) Oracle
2 27 (11.74%) Zend
3 25 (10.87%) Atlassian
4 16 (6.96%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.09%) Google
6 7 (3.04%) Talend
7 6 (2.61%) Adobe
7 6 (2.61%) Informatica
7 6 (2.61%) SAP
8 3 (1.30%) Splunk
9 1 (0.43%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.43%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.43%) VMware