Period
to 17 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 649 910 977
Rank change year-on-year +261 +67 +186
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 495 271 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.12% 0.66% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 377 245 161
UK median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% +16.07% -2.61%
10th Percentile £53,250 £43,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £140,000 £95,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,100
% change year-on-year -8.33% +27.39% +10.82%

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 44,036 40,779 32,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.04% 24.44% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35,850 33,020 26,628
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 +263 484 £82,500 +26.92% 32
London +279 342 £90,000 +28.57% 23
UK excluding London +59 150 £55,000 -8.33% 11
North of England +33 72 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North West +36 59 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Midlands +35 27 £55,000 -20.00% 2
South East +27 27 £52,500 -4.55% 1
West Midlands +28 24 £55,000 -33.33% 2
North East - 10 - -
East of England +73 9 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland +16 8 £55,000 +8.91%
South West +3 7 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Midlands +20 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -8 3 £51,250 -14.58%

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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.

1 495 (100.00%) AWS
2 361 (72.93%) AWS Lambda
2 361 (72.93%) Serverless
3 317 (64.04%) Amazon S3
4 303 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
5 275 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
6 261 (52.73%) Python
7 259 (52.32%) Amazon EC2
8 245 (49.49%) Software Engineering
9 225 (45.45%) Docker
10 216 (43.64%) DevOps
11 212 (42.83%) Java
12 194 (39.19%) Finance
13 176 (35.56%) Web Services
14 156 (31.52%) Asset Management
15 155 (31.31%) Terraform
16 152 (30.71%) Jenkins
17 143 (28.89%) Kubernetes
18 139 (28.08%) Amazon ECS
19 124 (25.05%) Continuous Integration
20 123 (24.85%) JavaScript
21 122 (24.65%) Linux
22 117 (23.64%) Microservices
23 113 (22.83%) Node.js
24 112 (22.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
25 107 (21.62%) Front Office
25 107 (21.62%) Fixed Income
26 106 (21.41%) R
27 93 (18.79%) Amazon Redshift
28 92 (18.59%) Artifactory

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 67 (13.54%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.84%) Apache
3 17 (3.43%) Confluence
4 16 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.83%) IIS
6 13 (2.63%) nginx
7 9 (1.82%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.41%) GeoServer
9 4 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.40%) CMS
10 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.40%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.20%) eZ Publish
11 1 (0.20%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 495 (100.00%) AWS
2 361 (72.93%) AWS Lambda
2 361 (72.93%) Serverless
3 317 (64.04%) Amazon S3
4 259 (52.32%) Amazon EC2
5 139 (28.08%) Amazon ECS
6 87 (17.58%) Azure
7 78 (15.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 62 (12.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 62 (12.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 62 (12.53%) OpenShift
9 57 (11.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 50 (10.10%) AWS Fargate
11 43 (8.69%) Route 53
12 40 (8.08%) GitHub
13 39 (7.88%) GCP
13 39 (7.88%) SaaS
14 36 (7.27%) CloudFront
15 33 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
16 21 (4.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.84%) FTP
1 19 (3.84%) SMTP
2 17 (3.43%) HTTP
3 15 (3.03%) MQTT
3 15 (3.03%) SSH
4 8 (1.62%) DNS
5 6 (1.21%) Network Security
5 6 (1.21%) VPN
6 5 (1.01%) Internet
7 4 (0.81%) CTI
7 4 (0.81%) Firewall
7 4 (0.81%) SSL
8 3 (0.61%) SMS
8 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.20%) NFC
9 1 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
2 112 (22.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 93 (18.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 80 (16.16%) Big Data
4 80 (16.16%) MongoDB
4 80 (16.16%) MySQL
5 63 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
6 57 (11.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 46 (9.29%) NoSQL
8 37 (7.47%) SQL Server
9 35 (7.07%) Amazon Athena
9 35 (7.07%) Redis
10 31 (6.26%) Relational Database
11 17 (3.43%) Presto
12 14 (2.83%) RDBMS
13 12 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (2.42%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.41%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.21%) Amazon QuickSight
15 6 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 152 (30.71%) Jenkins
2 92 (18.59%) Artifactory
3 91 (18.38%) Git (software)
4 75 (15.15%) GitLab
5 56 (11.31%) JIRA
6 35 (7.07%) Selenium
7 33 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 26 (5.25%) RStudio
9 20 (4.04%) Travis CI
10 15 (3.03%) Brakeman
10 15 (3.03%) CircleCI
10 15 (3.03%) minitest
10 15 (3.03%) RSpec
10 15 (3.03%) RuboCop
11 12 (2.42%) Appium
11 12 (2.42%) Maven
11 12 (2.42%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 194 (39.19%) Finance
2 107 (21.62%) Front Office
3 12 (2.42%) Law
4 5 (1.01%) Retail
5 4 (0.81%) Banking
5 4 (0.81%) Marketing
6 3 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 245 (49.49%) Developer
2 99 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 78 (15.76%) AWS Engineer
4 75 (15.15%) Software Engineer
5 71 (14.34%) Python Developer
6 62 (12.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 51 (10.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 50 (10.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 46 (9.29%) Java Developer
10 40 (8.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 37 (7.47%) Senior DevOps
11 37 (7.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 35 (7.07%) Python Engineer
13 34 (6.87%) J2EE Developer
13 34 (6.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 34 (6.87%) UI Developer
14 33 (6.67%) Architect
14 33 (6.67%) Data Engineer
14 33 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
15 32 (6.46%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (35.56%) Web Services
2 113 (22.83%) Node.js
3 86 (17.37%) .NET
4 80 (16.16%) AngularJS
5 78 (15.76%) J2EE
6 61 (12.32%) Pandas
6 61 (12.32%) React
7 58 (11.72%) RESTful
8 51 (10.30%) CSS
8 51 (10.30%) HTML
9 50 (10.10%) J2SE
9 50 (10.10%) XML
10 45 (9.09%) Vue.js
11 40 (8.08%) JSON
12 39 (7.88%) REST
13 36 (7.27%) NumPy
13 36 (7.27%) SciPy
14 32 (6.46%) Elastic Stack
14 32 (6.46%) HTML5
15 28 (5.66%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 107 (21.62%) Fixed Income
2 66 (13.33%) Derivative
3 48 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (9.70%) Equities
3 48 (9.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (5.05%) Linux Command Line
6 24 (4.85%) Hedge funds
7 14 (2.83%) Algorithms
7 14 (2.83%) Smart Home
8 12 (2.42%) Reference Data
9 10 (2.02%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.62%) PKI
10 8 (1.62%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.41%) User Experience
12 6 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.01%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 122 (24.65%) Linux
2 41 (8.28%) Windows
3 30 (6.06%) Unix
4 25 (5.05%) Ubuntu
5 23 (4.65%) CentOS
6 12 (2.42%) Android
6 12 (2.42%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.41%) Fedora
8 6 (1.21%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (49.49%) Software Engineering
3 216 (43.64%) DevOps
4 156 (31.52%) Asset Management
5 124 (25.05%) Continuous Integration
6 117 (23.64%) Microservices
7 86 (17.37%) Mentoring
8 79 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
9 67 (13.54%) Quantitative Analysis
10 64 (12.93%) Computer Science
11 59 (11.92%) Machine Learning
12 57 (11.52%) Analytics
13 52 (10.51%) Open Source
14 48 (9.70%) TDD
15 47 (9.49%) Front End Development
16 46 (9.29%) Scrum
17 42 (8.48%) Product Roadmap
18 41 (8.28%) Release Management
19 39 (7.88%) Test Automation
20 37 (7.47%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 261 (52.73%) Python
2 212 (42.83%) Java
3 123 (24.85%) JavaScript
4 106 (21.41%) R
5 90 (18.18%) SQL
6 84 (16.97%) C#
7 45 (9.09%) PHP
8 37 (7.47%) Bash Shell
9 30 (6.06%) Ruby
9 30 (6.06%) TypeScript
10 24 (4.85%) C++
10 24 (4.85%) Scala
10 24 (4.85%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.03%) C
12 12 (2.42%) Go
13 11 (2.22%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.82%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.81%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.61%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 54 (10.91%) Degree
2 20 (4.04%) AWS Certification
3 15 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.48%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 225 (45.45%) Docker
2 23 (4.65%) Varnish
3 14 (2.83%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 155 (31.31%) Terraform
2 143 (28.89%) Kubernetes
3 85 (17.17%) Ansible
4 30 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (5.86%) Packer
6 24 (4.85%) Nagios
7 21 (4.24%) Puppet
8 6 (1.21%) Istio
8 6 (1.21%) linkerd
9 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.40%) Kibana
10 2 (0.40%) logstash
11 1 (0.20%) Consul
11 1 (0.20%) Grafana
11 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.20%) Salt
11 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 40 (8.08%) Sage
2 32 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.84%) Google
4 15 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.63%) Oracle
6 8 (1.62%) New Relic
6 8 (1.62%) Trend Micro
7 7 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.81%) Adobe
8 4 (0.81%) Apple
8 4 (0.81%) IBM
8 4 (0.81%) Pega
8 4 (0.81%) PubNub
8 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.81%) SAP
8 4 (0.81%) SendGrid
8 4 (0.81%) Sun
8 4 (0.81%) Talend
8 4 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.40%) Zend