Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 357 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - +364
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 42 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.10% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 0
North West median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +27.78%

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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,633 1,834 1,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.47% 14.40% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,257 1,566 927
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in the North West

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in the North West.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in the North West

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in the North West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the North West

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Manchester +56 39 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Cheshire - 2 £52,500 - 3
Merseyside +2 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (88.10%) SQL
4 36 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (78.57%) Linux
6 32 (76.19%) Amazon S3
6 32 (76.19%) Git (software)
6 32 (76.19%) Jenkins
7 31 (73.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (73.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (73.81%) Confluence
7 31 (73.81%) JIRA
7 31 (73.81%) DevOps
7 31 (73.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 30 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 30 (71.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 30 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (71.43%) Network Virtualisation
8 30 (71.43%) Windows
8 30 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
8 30 (71.43%) IIS
8 30 (71.43%) TeamCity
8 30 (71.43%) Trend Micro
8 30 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
8 30 (71.43%) New Relic
8 30 (71.43%) Ansible
8 30 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 29 (69.05%) Private Cloud
10 9 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (73.81%) Confluence
2 30 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 5 (11.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (76.19%) Amazon S3
4 31 (73.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 31 (73.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 30 (71.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (9.52%) SaaS
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.76%) Route 53
7 2 (4.76%) Serverless
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.38%) GitHub
8 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (76.19%) Git (software)
1 32 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 31 (73.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 31 (73.81%) JIRA
3 30 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 30 (71.43%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.76%) Gradle
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) GoCD
5 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (2.38%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
3 4 (9.52%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) RESTful
3 4 (9.52%) Spring
4 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) JSON
5 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.76%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (2.38%) GraphQL
6 1 (2.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Linux
2 30 (71.43%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) DevOps
3 30 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (71.43%) Network Virtualisation
4 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Web Development
5 5 (11.90%) Microservices
5 5 (11.90%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
7 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.38%) Android Development
8 1 (2.38%) BDD
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.38%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.38%) Kanban
8 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) Java 8
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GCP
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 30 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (71.43%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) New Relic
1 30 (71.43%) Trend Micro
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) NetApp
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) VMware