Period
to 18 August 2018

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

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 221 238
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 0.019% 0.071%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.48% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 - £27,500
10th Percentile £31,850 - £26,250
90th Percentile £71,550 - £43,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,048 649 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.99% 12.08% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 644 423 328
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,075 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in Scotland

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in Scotland

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in Scotland

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
Glasgow -18 4 £72,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £28,500 - 1
Amazon SQS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 4 (80.00%) Cosmos DB
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Google

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) Cosmos DB
1 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Akka.NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung