Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 403 282 489
Rank change year-on-year -121 +207 +21
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 53 13 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.16% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 6
10th Percentile £32,500 £58,875 £35,125
25th Percentile £37,500 £61,875 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £72,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -29.66% +38.10% -
75th Percentile £74,688 £77,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,500 £64,375
England median annual salary £85,000 £67,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year +25.93% -18.18% +30.95%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,903 2,937 7,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.87% 35.87% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,904 2,593 6,332
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,938 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in the South East

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon SQS in the South East.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in the South East

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon SQS in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the South East

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -78 28 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 16 £65,000 - 1
Hampshire -106 12 £50,000 -28.57%
Oxfordshire -23 6 - -
Berkshire -75 6 £40,000 -46.67% 1
Surrey -70 3 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £75,000 - 1
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 53 (100.00%) AWS
2 38 (71.70%) Serverless
3 37 (69.81%) AWS Lambda
3 37 (69.81%) Git (software)
4 36 (67.92%) Docker
5 31 (58.49%) Amazon S3
5 31 (58.49%) GitHub
6 30 (56.60%) Amazon RDS
7 26 (49.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (49.06%) Kubernetes
7 26 (49.06%) TDD
8 23 (43.40%) Node.js
9 22 (41.51%) Amazon EKS
10 21 (39.62%) Microservices
10 21 (39.62%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (39.62%) Java
11 20 (37.74%) SQL
11 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (37.74%) TypeScript
12 19 (35.85%) Redis
12 19 (35.85%) MySQL
12 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
13 17 (32.08%) React
14 16 (30.19%) DevOps
14 16 (30.19%) Scrum
15 15 (28.30%) Spring
15 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
15 15 (28.30%) Collaborative Working
16 13 (24.53%) Full Stack Development
17 12 (22.64%) Problem-Solving

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (16.98%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) WordPress
4 4 (7.55%) Confluence
5 2 (3.77%) nginx
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 53 (100.00%) AWS
2 38 (71.70%) Serverless
3 37 (69.81%) AWS Lambda
4 31 (58.49%) Amazon S3
4 31 (58.49%) GitHub
5 22 (41.51%) Amazon EKS
6 10 (18.87%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (18.87%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (13.21%) SaaS
8 6 (11.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (9.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (9.43%) GitHub Actions
10 3 (5.66%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (5.66%) CloudFront
10 3 (5.66%) Datadog
10 3 (5.66%) Snowflake
10 3 (5.66%) Stripe
11 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (3.77%) Azure
11 2 (3.77%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) SSH
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) Amazon RDS
2 26 (49.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (39.62%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (35.85%) MySQL
4 19 (35.85%) Redis
5 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
6 7 (13.21%) Big Data
7 4 (7.55%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.77%) GIS
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.89%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.89%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 37 (69.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Maven
3 7 (13.21%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) Grunt
5 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.55%) Postman
6 3 (5.66%) Cypress.io
6 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.66%) JUnit
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
7 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.77%) Mockito
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.89%) Gradle
8 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
1 10 (18.87%) Social Skills
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Banking
4 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
5 6 (11.32%) Automotive
5 6 (11.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (11.32%) Public Sector
5 6 (11.32%) Retail
6 4 (7.55%) Electronics
6 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Backend Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Backend Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Software QA Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) Node.js
2 17 (32.08%) React
3 15 (28.30%) Spring
4 10 (18.87%) REST
5 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
6 6 (11.32%) jQuery
7 5 (9.43%) Flutter
7 5 (9.43%) HTML
7 5 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (7.55%) GraphQL
8 4 (7.55%) JSON
8 4 (7.55%) SOAP
9 3 (5.66%) .NET
9 3 (5.66%) CSS
9 3 (5.66%) Gherkin
9 3 (5.66%) Jest
9 3 (5.66%) Laravel
9 3 (5.66%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (5.66%) Vue.js
10 2 (3.77%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.43%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) EPoS
4 2 (3.77%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) TDD
2 21 (39.62%) Microservices
3 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.19%) DevOps
4 16 (30.19%) Scrum
5 15 (28.30%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (24.53%) Full Stack Development
7 12 (22.64%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
9 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
9 9 (16.98%) Kanban
9 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
10 7 (13.21%) Fintech
10 7 (13.21%) Software Architecture
10 7 (13.21%) Web Application Development
11 6 (11.32%) BDD
11 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) TypeScript
3 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) PHP
5 7 (13.21%) ES6
6 6 (11.32%) Java 11
7 5 (9.43%) Dart
7 5 (9.43%) Python
8 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) C#
10 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.89%) Go
11 1 (1.89%) Java 8
11 1 (1.89%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) AWS Certification
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (1.89%) CCSP
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CISSP
2 1 (1.89%) CITP
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 36 (67.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 26 (49.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.66%) Kibana
2 3 (5.66%) Terraform
3 2 (3.77%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.89%) linkerd
4 1 (1.89%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
1 4 (7.55%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) Apple
2 2 (3.77%) Google
2 2 (3.77%) Netlify
3 1 (1.89%) Databricks
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.89%) Splunk