Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 915 991 1204
Rank change year-on-year +76 +213 +44
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 268 193 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 0.65% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 239 144 78
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £46,200 £38,900 £36,950
90th Percentile £95,000 £76,250 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% +11.76% +6.25%

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 40,285 29,772 24,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.91% 16.76% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32,662 24,611 20,436
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 14 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 17 July 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
England +83 259 £65,000 +8.33% 32
London +67 142 £72,000 +15.20% 14
UK excluding London +24 123 £60,000 +26.32% 19
North of England +47 62 £60,000 +60.00% 6
North West +42 49 £60,000 +71.43% 6
South East -9 34 £52,500 +11.70% 9
Yorkshire +28 13 £60,000 +4.35%
South West +16 13 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Midlands +21 9 £82,500 +83.33% 2
West Midlands +20 6 £82,500 +65.00% 1
Scotland -27 5 £50,500 -
East Midlands +4 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England -3 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Wales - 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 250 (93.28%) Amazon AWS
2 196 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (59.33%) Amazon S3
4 153 (57.09%) Amazon EC2
5 148 (55.22%) DevOps
6 143 (53.36%) Amazon RDS
7 140 (52.24%) SQL
8 134 (50.00%) Linux
9 133 (49.63%) Git (software)
10 122 (45.52%) Jenkins
11 112 (41.79%) Ansible
12 108 (40.30%) Windows
13 107 (39.93%) AWS CloudFormation
14 102 (38.06%) TeamCity
15 100 (37.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 99 (36.94%) JIRA
17 98 (36.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 98 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
17 98 (36.57%) Confluence
18 94 (35.07%) New Relic
19 93 (34.70%) Business Intelligence
20 87 (32.46%) Active Directory
20 87 (32.46%) Azure Active Directory
21 83 (30.97%) Octopus Deploy
22 82 (30.60%) IIS
22 82 (30.60%) Trend Micro
22 82 (30.60%) Virtual Machines
22 82 (30.60%) Network Virtualisation
23 80 (29.85%) Private Cloud
24 71 (26.49%) Java

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 98 (36.57%) Confluence
2 82 (30.60%) IIS
3 29 (10.82%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.85%) Drupal
5 12 (4.48%) Apache
6 7 (2.61%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.61%) nginx
6 7 (2.61%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.24%) NServiceBus
8 5 (1.87%) CMS
8 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.75%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 250 (93.28%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (59.33%) Amazon S3
3 153 (57.09%) Amazon EC2
4 107 (39.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 98 (36.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 98 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 87 (32.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 59 (22.01%) Serverless
8 55 (20.52%) AWS Lambda
9 29 (10.82%) Amazon Kinesis
9 29 (10.82%) SaaS
10 22 (8.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 22 (8.21%) CloudFront
11 21 (7.84%) Amazon EMR
11 21 (7.84%) Route 53
11 21 (7.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 18 (6.72%) GitHub
13 14 (5.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (3.73%) AWS CloudTrail
15 7 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.60%) DNS
2 9 (3.36%) Network Security
2 9 (3.36%) VPN
3 8 (2.99%) AMQP
4 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.49%) HTTP
6 3 (1.12%) Firewall
6 3 (1.12%) IPsec
6 3 (1.12%) IPv4
6 3 (1.12%) IPv6
7 2 (0.75%) LAN
7 2 (0.75%) SMS
7 2 (0.75%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (53.36%) Amazon RDS
2 58 (21.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 46 (17.16%) NoSQL
4 42 (15.67%) MySQL
5 33 (12.31%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.46%) SQL Server
7 19 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (5.60%) MongoDB
9 13 (4.85%) Big Data
10 12 (4.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (4.48%) Relational Database
11 9 (3.36%) Cosmos DB
12 8 (2.99%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.24%) Amazon Aurora
14 6 (2.24%) Amazon QuickSight
14 6 (2.24%) Hazelcast
14 6 (2.24%) InfluxDB
14 6 (2.24%) Pentaho
14 6 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 133 (49.63%) Git (software)
2 122 (45.52%) Jenkins
3 102 (38.06%) TeamCity
4 100 (37.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 99 (36.94%) JIRA
6 83 (30.97%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (6.34%) Maven
8 12 (4.48%) JUnit
9 10 (3.73%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (3.73%) PHPUnit
9 10 (3.73%) Protractor
9 10 (3.73%) Selenium
10 8 (2.99%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.61%) Chocolatey
11 7 (2.61%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.61%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.61%) MSBuild
12 6 (2.24%) JMeter
12 6 (2.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (9.33%) Finance
2 18 (6.72%) Marketing
3 15 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.10%) Banking
5 8 (2.99%) Retail
6 6 (2.24%) Electronics
6 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (35.07%) Developer
2 84 (31.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.43%) DevOps Manager
4 33 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
5 29 (10.82%) Senior Developer
6 26 (9.70%) AWS Engineer
7 22 (8.21%) Python Developer
8 20 (7.46%) AWS DevOps
8 20 (7.46%) Java Developer
9 19 (7.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 18 (6.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.97%) Architect
11 16 (5.97%) Cloud Developer
12 15 (5.60%) AWS Developer
12 15 (5.60%) Java Engineer
13 14 (5.22%) Django Developer
13 14 (5.22%) Python/Django Developer
14 13 (4.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 13 (4.85%) Software Engineer
15 12 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.90%) CSS
2 50 (18.66%) AngularJS
2 50 (18.66%) HTML
2 50 (18.66%) Web Services
3 46 (17.16%) REST
4 45 (16.79%) RabbitMQ
5 39 (14.55%) .NET
6 34 (12.69%) HTML5
7 31 (11.57%) Spring
8 27 (10.07%) Node.js
9 25 (9.33%) RESTful
10 22 (8.21%) Django
11 21 (7.84%) JSON
12 18 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (6.34%) React
14 16 (5.97%) ASP.NET
15 15 (5.60%) .NET Framework
15 15 (5.60%) Hibernate
15 15 (5.60%) Swagger
16 14 (5.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 80 (29.85%) Private Cloud
2 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.48%) User Experience
4 11 (4.10%) Fintech
5 9 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.24%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.49%) PKI
10 3 (1.12%) Life Science
10 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.75%) Media Streaming
11 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.75%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (50.00%) Linux
2 108 (40.30%) Windows
3 9 (3.36%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.61%) CentOS
5 5 (1.87%) Android
5 5 (1.87%) Unix
6 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (73.13%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (55.22%) DevOps
3 93 (34.70%) Business Intelligence
4 82 (30.60%) Network Virtualisation
5 63 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (21.64%) TDD
7 50 (18.66%) Scrum
8 43 (16.04%) Microservices
9 38 (14.18%) Software Engineering
10 27 (10.07%) Auto-Scaling
11 22 (8.21%) Test Automation
12 21 (7.84%) Web Development
13 19 (7.09%) BDD
13 19 (7.09%) Unit Testing
14 18 (6.72%) Continuous Deployment
14 18 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 18 (6.72%) Multithreading
15 17 (6.34%) MVC
16 14 (5.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 140 (52.24%) SQL
2 71 (26.49%) Java
2 71 (26.49%) Python
3 66 (24.63%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.18%) C#
5 32 (11.94%) PHP
6 18 (6.72%) Java 8
7 16 (5.97%) Go
7 16 (5.97%) TypeScript
8 14 (5.22%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.48%) Scala
10 7 (2.61%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.87%) Ruby
12 4 (1.49%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.49%) ES6
12 4 (1.49%) ES8
13 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.75%) C++
14 2 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (8.96%) Degree
2 17 (6.34%) AWS Certification
3 13 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.87%) MCSA
4 5 (1.87%) MCSE
4 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.70%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) GCP
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 87 (32.46%) Active Directory
2 82 (30.60%) Virtual Machines
3 35 (13.06%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 112 (41.79%) Ansible
2 21 (7.84%) Terraform
3 15 (5.60%) Kubernetes
4 14 (5.22%) Puppet
5 11 (4.10%) Kibana
6 8 (2.99%) Mesos
6 8 (2.99%) Nagios
6 8 (2.99%) ZABBIX
7 7 (2.61%) Consul
8 5 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.49%) logstash
10 3 (1.12%) Packer
11 2 (0.75%) Grafana
12 1 (0.37%) collectd
12 1 (0.37%) linkerd
12 1 (0.37%) Marathon
12 1 (0.37%) Salt
12 1 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 94 (35.07%) New Relic
2 82 (30.60%) Trend Micro
3 12 (4.48%) Oracle
4 11 (4.10%) Google
5 9 (3.36%) Splunk
6 8 (2.99%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.61%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.61%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.24%) Birst
8 6 (2.24%) SAP
9 5 (1.87%) Zend
10 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.75%) VMware
12 1 (0.37%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.37%) IBM
12 1 (0.37%) Informatica
12 1 (0.37%) NetApp
12 1 (0.37%) Talend