Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 963 1055 1226
Rank change year-on-year +92 +171 -5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 209 117 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.067% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.58% 0.48% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 153 82 80
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,950 £37,175
90th Percentile £88,500 £84,800 £68,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +25.00%

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 36,285 24,560 21,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.72% 13.98% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30,072 20,573 18,491
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +85 195 £60,000 - 44
UK excluding London +69 112 £52,500 +10.53% 17
London +28 97 £71,250 +14.00% 29
North of England +24 34 £60,000 +23.08% 8
South East +29 33 £52,500 +10.53% 4
North West +28 31 £50,000 -9.09% 7
South West +11 15 £50,000 -33.33%
East of England +8 13 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland -22 8 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Wales +19 6 £50,000 +36.99% 1
Midlands +15 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +10 2 - -
East Midlands +6 1 £33,000 -5.71%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 196 (93.78%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (57.42%) Amazon EC2
3 105 (50.24%) Amazon S3
4 97 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (42.58%) DevOps
6 88 (42.11%) Amazon RDS
7 81 (38.76%) Linux
8 70 (33.49%) SQL
8 70 (33.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 69 (33.01%) Git (software)
10 66 (31.58%) MySQL
11 64 (30.62%) Java
12 59 (28.23%) Docker
13 58 (27.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 52 (24.88%) Python
15 51 (24.40%) TDD
16 50 (23.92%) Ansible
17 48 (22.97%) JavaScript
18 47 (22.49%) Jenkins
19 46 (22.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 46 (22.01%) Web Services
20 43 (20.57%) RabbitMQ
20 43 (20.57%) Serverless
21 41 (19.62%) Route 53
21 41 (19.62%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (18.66%) Microservices
23 38 (18.18%) Spring
24 37 (17.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 37 (17.70%) AWS Lambda
25 36 (17.22%) Amazon Kinesis

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 32 (15.31%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (14.35%) Confluence
3 21 (10.05%) IIS
4 14 (6.70%) nginx
5 13 (6.22%) Apache
6 8 (3.83%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.87%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.87%) WordPress
8 5 (2.39%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.96%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.96%) CMS
10 2 (0.96%) SAS
10 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.48%) JBoss
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 196 (93.78%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (57.42%) Amazon EC2
3 105 (50.24%) Amazon S3
4 70 (33.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 46 (22.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 43 (20.57%) Serverless
7 41 (19.62%) Route 53
8 37 (17.70%) AWS Lambda
8 37 (17.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 36 (17.22%) Amazon Kinesis
10 35 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (14.83%) SaaS
12 27 (12.92%) AWS CloudTrail
13 21 (10.05%) Azure Active Directory
14 18 (8.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 16 (7.66%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (6.70%) CloudFront
17 12 (5.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (5.74%) GitHub
18 10 (4.78%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.66%) DNS
2 14 (6.70%) Firewall
2 14 (6.70%) VPN
3 13 (6.22%) HTTP
4 12 (5.74%) AMQP
4 12 (5.74%) WAN
5 11 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.78%) VLAN
7 9 (4.31%) LAN
8 7 (3.35%) Network Security
8 7 (3.35%) SAN
8 7 (3.35%) Unified Communications
8 7 (3.35%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.87%) DHCP
10 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.96%) SMS
11 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (42.11%) Amazon RDS
2 66 (31.58%) MySQL
3 58 (27.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 34 (16.27%) NoSQL
5 32 (15.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (13.40%) SQL Server
7 20 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (8.13%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.78%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (3.83%) Big Data
10 8 (3.83%) Cosmos DB
10 8 (3.83%) CouchDB
10 8 (3.83%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.35%) MySQL Workbench
12 6 (2.87%) HBase
12 6 (2.87%) Redis
13 5 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (2.39%) Flink
13 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (33.01%) Git (software)
2 47 (22.49%) Jenkins
3 35 (16.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 32 (15.31%) JIRA
5 29 (13.88%) JUnit
6 25 (11.96%) TeamCity
7 20 (9.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (8.13%) Maven
9 14 (6.70%) gulp
10 10 (4.78%) Gradle
11 9 (4.31%) Ant
12 8 (3.83%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.83%) webpack
13 7 (3.35%) Artifactory
13 7 (3.35%) Selenium
14 6 (2.87%) Calabash
14 6 (2.87%) Gatling
14 6 (2.87%) Sinon.JS
14 6 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.87%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 18 (8.61%) Marketing
3 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.26%) Banking
5 8 (3.83%) Advertising
5 8 (3.83%) Electronics
5 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.91%) Games
6 4 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (40.19%) Developer
2 50 (23.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (17.22%) AWS Engineer
4 34 (16.27%) Java Developer
5 33 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 27 (12.92%) AWS DevOps
6 27 (12.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 21 (10.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (8.61%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (6.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (6.70%) Technical Leader
10 13 (6.22%) Analyst
11 10 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (4.31%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.31%) DevOps Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.83%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.83%) Technical Team Leader
14 7 (3.35%) Software Developer
14 7 (3.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.01%) Web Services
2 43 (20.57%) RabbitMQ
3 38 (18.18%) Spring
4 35 (16.75%) CSS
5 31 (14.83%) HTML
6 28 (13.40%) Node.js
7 26 (12.44%) REST
7 26 (12.44%) RESTful
8 20 (9.57%) .NET
9 17 (8.13%) HTML5
9 17 (8.13%) jQuery
10 15 (7.18%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (6.22%) CSS3
12 12 (5.74%) Hibernate
12 12 (5.74%) JSON
12 12 (5.74%) React
12 12 (5.74%) Spring Boot
13 11 (5.26%) Akka
13 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.05%) Private Cloud
2 18 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.13%) User Experience
4 14 (6.70%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.74%) Fintech
6 11 (5.26%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.35%) Fat Client
7 7 (3.35%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.35%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.87%) BBC
8 6 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.87%) STB
8 6 (2.87%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.44%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.44%) Online Games
11 3 (1.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 81 (38.76%) Linux
2 30 (14.35%) Windows
3 14 (6.70%) Ubuntu
4 13 (6.22%) Unix
5 12 (5.74%) CentOS
6 8 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.35%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (2.87%) Android
9 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) Fedora
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (42.58%) DevOps
3 51 (24.40%) TDD
4 41 (19.62%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (18.66%) Microservices
6 34 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (13.40%) Scrum
8 24 (11.48%) Auto-Scaling
9 23 (11.00%) Software Engineering
9 23 (11.00%) Test Automation
10 22 (10.53%) Analytics
11 21 (10.05%) High Availability
11 21 (10.05%) Open Source
12 19 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (9.09%) Load Balancing
13 18 (8.61%) Configuration Management
13 18 (8.61%) Network Virtualisation
14 16 (7.66%) BDD
14 16 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (7.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.49%) SQL
2 64 (30.62%) Java
3 52 (24.88%) Python
4 48 (22.97%) JavaScript
5 28 (13.40%) C#
6 24 (11.48%) PHP
7 22 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 20 (9.57%) Ruby
9 15 (7.18%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.18%) Scala
10 14 (6.70%) Go
11 13 (6.22%) Perl
12 9 (4.31%) C++
13 8 (3.83%) Clojure
13 8 (3.83%) TypeScript
14 7 (3.35%) Apex Code
14 7 (3.35%) Groovy
15 6 (2.87%) T-SQL
16 5 (2.39%) Shell Script
16 5 (2.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (10.53%) AWS Certification
2 18 (8.61%) Degree
3 6 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.91%) PhD
6 2 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.13%) QA
2 5 (2.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (28.23%) Docker
2 27 (12.92%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.61%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.48%) LXC
Systems Management
1 50 (23.92%) Ansible
2 34 (16.27%) Puppet
3 23 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (9.09%) Terraform
5 11 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 9 (4.31%) Kibana
7 8 (3.83%) SCCM
7 8 (3.83%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (3.35%) logstash
9 4 (1.91%) Nagios
9 4 (1.91%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.44%) SCOM
10 3 (1.44%) WSUS
11 2 (0.96%) Mesos
12 1 (0.48%) Consul
12 1 (0.48%) Grafana
12 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.48%) linkerd
12 1 (0.48%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (11.00%) New Relic
2 18 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.61%) Trend Micro
3 17 (8.13%) VMware
4 13 (6.22%) Google
5 12 (5.74%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.83%) Oracle
6 8 (3.83%) SAP
7 7 (3.35%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.35%) Cisco
7 7 (3.35%) Citrix
7 7 (3.35%) NetApp
7 7 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.87%) Arqiva
8 6 (2.87%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.87%) BT
9 5 (2.39%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.39%) Hortonworks
9 5 (2.39%) MapR
10 4 (1.91%) AppDynamics