Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 948 1104 1242
Rank change year-on-year +156 +138 +25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 230 118 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.062% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 161 92 49
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +25.00% -12.50%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31736 24283 19957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.23% 12.71% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26104 20402 16431
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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
England +170 225 £55,000 -8.33% 20
UK excluding London +147 124 £50,000 +14.29% 4
London +46 106 £60,000 - 17
South East +110 55 £47,000 -39.35% 2
North of England +46 39 £40,000 -
North West +12 33 £37,500 -11.76%
East of England +24 13 £57,500 +24.32% 1
South West +7 7 £50,000 -40.30%
Yorkshire - 6 £57,500 -
Midlands +42 5 £49,250 +6.49%
Wales - 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands +20 4 £55,000 -4.35%
East Midlands +37 1 £33,000 -5.71%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon SQS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 220 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (53.04%) Amazon EC2
3 109 (47.39%) Amazon S3
4 97 (42.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 93 (40.43%) Amazon RDS
6 92 (40.00%) Web Services
7 91 (39.57%) Docker
8 90 (39.13%) Java
9 88 (38.26%) MySQL
10 86 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (32.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 74 (32.17%) Linux
13 72 (31.30%) SQL
14 68 (29.57%) Spring
15 63 (27.39%) TDD
16 61 (26.52%) DevOps
16 61 (26.52%) NoSQL
17 60 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
17 60 (26.09%) Git (software)
18 59 (25.65%) Node.js
19 56 (24.35%) JUnit
20 54 (23.48%) Finance
21 53 (23.04%) Microservices
22 52 (22.61%) RESTful
22 52 (22.61%) Elasticsearch
23 48 (20.87%) JavaScript
23 48 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
24 46 (20.00%) Python
25 45 (19.57%) Jenkins
25 45 (19.57%) High Availability

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 52 (22.61%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.52%) Confluence
3 11 (4.78%) IIS
4 8 (3.48%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.04%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.61%) WordPress
7 5 (2.17%) Apache
7 5 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.17%) SAS
7 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.74%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.30%) nginx
10 2 (0.87%) JBoss
10 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (1.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 220 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (53.04%) Amazon EC2
3 109 (47.39%) Amazon S3
4 75 (32.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 44 (19.13%) Serverless
6 40 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
7 37 (16.09%) SaaS
7 37 (16.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 29 (12.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 24 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (9.13%) Route 53
11 19 (8.26%) AWS CloudTrail
12 17 (7.39%) CloudFront
13 16 (6.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 15 (6.52%) Amazon Glacier
14 15 (6.52%) GitHub
15 12 (5.22%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (4.78%) IaaS
17 10 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (3.91%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.52%) AMQP
2 28 (12.17%) DNS
3 18 (7.83%) Firewall
4 17 (7.39%) TCP/IP
5 16 (6.96%) DHCP
6 15 (6.52%) Network Security
6 15 (6.52%) VLAN
6 15 (6.52%) WAN
7 8 (3.48%) HTTP
8 7 (3.04%) LAN
8 7 (3.04%) Unified Communications
8 7 (3.04%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.61%) IP Telephony
10 5 (2.17%) VPN
11 4 (1.74%) DMZ
11 4 (1.74%) SMTP
12 2 (0.87%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.87%) SAN
12 2 (0.87%) Skype
12 2 (0.87%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (42.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 93 (40.43%) Amazon RDS
3 88 (38.26%) MySQL
4 61 (26.52%) NoSQL
5 45 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 31 (13.48%) MongoDB
8 17 (7.39%) Redis
9 15 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (5.65%) Relational Database
11 12 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (2.17%) Neo4j
12 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.30%) Big Data
15 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.87%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 60 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 56 (24.35%) JUnit
3 45 (19.57%) Jenkins
4 34 (14.78%) Maven
5 30 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (10.43%) Gradle
6 24 (10.43%) JIRA
7 17 (7.39%) TeamCity
8 14 (6.09%) PHPUnit
9 12 (5.22%) Appium
9 12 (5.22%) Artifactory
9 12 (5.22%) Gatling
9 12 (5.22%) Spock
9 12 (5.22%) TestNG
9 12 (5.22%) webpack
10 10 (4.35%) Ant
11 8 (3.48%) gulp
12 7 (3.04%) Eclipse
12 7 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.61%) Bitbucket
General
1 54 (23.48%) Finance
2 37 (16.09%) Marketing
3 28 (12.17%) Telecoms
4 27 (11.74%) Electronics
4 27 (11.74%) Manufacturing
5 26 (11.30%) Retail
6 16 (6.96%) Banking
7 10 (4.35%) Advertising
8 4 (1.74%) Games
8 4 (1.74%) Law
9 3 (1.30%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 113 (49.13%) Developer
2 59 (25.65%) Java Developer
3 54 (23.48%) Senior Developer
4 42 (18.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (12.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 27 (11.74%) AWS Engineer
8 26 (11.30%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 25 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
10 21 (9.13%) AWS DevOps
11 19 (8.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 17 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (7.39%) PHP Developer
13 13 (5.65%) Technical Leader
14 12 (5.22%) Analyst
15 11 (4.78%) Software Engineer
16 10 (4.35%) Architect
17 8 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 8 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
17 8 (3.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (40.00%) Web Services
2 68 (29.57%) Spring
3 60 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
4 59 (25.65%) Node.js
5 52 (22.61%) RESTful
6 34 (14.78%) AngularJS
7 26 (11.30%) HTML
8 25 (10.87%) CSS
9 24 (10.43%) Hibernate
9 24 (10.43%) React
10 18 (7.83%) Laravel
11 17 (7.39%) Dropwizard
12 15 (6.52%) HTML5
13 14 (6.09%) CSS3
14 13 (5.65%) .NET
14 13 (5.65%) Symfony
15 12 (5.22%) REST
15 12 (5.22%) Silex
16 11 (4.78%) hapi
16 11 (4.78%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.70%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.09%) User Experience
3 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.91%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.04%) Fat Client
6 7 (3.04%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.04%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.61%) Fintech
7 6 (2.61%) PKI
8 5 (2.17%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.74%) Clustering
9 4 (1.74%) Replication
9 4 (1.74%) Social Media
10 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.87%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 74 (32.17%) Linux
2 30 (13.04%) Windows
3 18 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (6.52%) CentOS
5 10 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.48%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.17%) Unix
8 4 (1.74%) Android
8 4 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.87%) Fedora
10 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.39%) TDD
3 61 (26.52%) DevOps
4 53 (23.04%) Microservices
5 48 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (19.57%) High Availability
7 37 (16.09%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.17%) Test Automation
9 27 (11.74%) Digital Marketing
9 27 (11.74%) Programme Management
10 25 (10.87%) MVC
11 24 (10.43%) Mentoring
11 24 (10.43%) Project Management
12 21 (9.13%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.83%) Scrum
14 17 (7.39%) OO
15 16 (6.96%) Auto-Scaling
15 16 (6.96%) BDD
16 15 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (6.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 90 (39.13%) Java
2 72 (31.30%) SQL
3 48 (20.87%) JavaScript
4 46 (20.00%) Python
5 33 (14.35%) PHP
6 24 (10.43%) PowerShell
7 23 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 20 (8.70%) C#
9 13 (5.65%) TypeScript
10 12 (5.22%) Ruby
10 12 (5.22%) Scala
11 9 (3.91%) Go
11 9 (3.91%) Perl
11 9 (3.91%) VBScript
12 7 (3.04%) ES6
13 5 (2.17%) Clojure
13 5 (2.17%) GraphQL
13 5 (2.17%) Groovy
13 5 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.57%) Degree
2 11 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (3.91%) AWS Certification
4 7 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.17%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.39%) QA
2 12 (5.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (39.57%) Docker
2 29 (12.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.74%) Shibboleth
4 4 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 40 (17.39%) Puppet
2 29 (12.61%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.17%) Ansible
4 25 (10.87%) Terraform
5 9 (3.91%) SCCM
6 6 (2.61%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (2.17%) Kibana
7 5 (2.17%) logstash
7 5 (2.17%) Nagios
8 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.74%) SCOM
8 4 (1.74%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.30%) WSUS
9 3 (1.30%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.87%) Salt
10 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.43%) Consul
11 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 27 (11.74%) Microsoft
1 27 (11.74%) SAP
2 15 (6.52%) VMware
3 11 (4.78%) Atlassian
3 11 (4.78%) New Relic
4 9 (3.91%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.48%) CheckPoint
5 8 (3.48%) Cisco
5 8 (3.48%) Citrix
6 5 (2.17%) Google
6 5 (2.17%) Splunk
7 4 (1.74%) Oracle
7 4 (1.74%) Trend Micro
7 4 (1.74%) Twitter
8 3 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.30%) Facebook
9 2 (0.87%) Arqiva
9 2 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.87%) Concur
9 2 (0.87%) Sophos