Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 963 1092 1246
Rank change year-on-year +129 +154 +17
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 220 133 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.070% 0.029%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 146 101 56
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £87,000 £75,000 £64,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +18.75%

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 34017 24859 20204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.83% 13.07% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28018 20918 16769
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,363 £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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 +104 213 £56,000 -6.67% 25
UK excluding London +136 120 £50,000 +14.29% 13
London 0 100 £60,000 - 13
South East +96 55 £57,500 -25.81%
North of England +27 39 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North West +10 34 £37,500 -3.23% 4
South West +18 9 £51,250 -38.81% 3
East of England +14 7 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Wales +17 5 £50,000 +36.99%
Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 -
Midlands +32 3 £44,000 -4.86%
West Midlands +5 2 £55,000 -4.35%
Scotland -15 2 - - 1
East Midlands +39 1 £33,000 -5.71%

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 210 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 99 (45.00%) Amazon S3
4 92 (41.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 88 (40.00%) Web Services
6 86 (39.09%) Java
7 85 (38.64%) Docker
8 81 (36.82%) MySQL
9 80 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
10 71 (32.27%) SQL
11 68 (30.91%) TDD
12 64 (29.09%) Linux
12 64 (29.09%) RabbitMQ
13 63 (28.64%) NoSQL
14 62 (28.18%) DevOps
14 62 (28.18%) Spring
15 59 (26.82%) Git (software)
16 58 (26.36%) AWS CloudFormation
17 55 (25.00%) Microservices
18 54 (24.55%) RESTful
18 54 (24.55%) Node.js
19 53 (24.09%) Finance
19 53 (24.09%) JUnit
19 53 (24.09%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (23.18%) JavaScript
21 47 (21.36%) Serverless
22 46 (20.91%) Apache Cassandra
22 46 (20.91%) Elasticsearch
23 43 (19.55%) Enterprise Software

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 46 (20.91%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.36%) Confluence
3 11 (5.00%) IIS
4 7 (3.18%) Apache
4 7 (3.18%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.73%) WordPress
6 5 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.27%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.27%) SAS
6 5 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.36%) nginx
9 2 (0.91%) JBoss
9 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 210 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 99 (45.00%) Amazon S3
4 58 (26.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 47 (21.36%) Serverless
6 43 (19.55%) AWS Lambda
7 38 (17.27%) SaaS
8 30 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 27 (12.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 25 (11.36%) Route 53
11 22 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (8.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 18 (8.18%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (7.73%) AWS CloudTrail
14 17 (7.73%) CloudFront
15 13 (5.91%) GitHub
16 9 (4.09%) Amazon ELB
16 9 (4.09%) Amazon EMR
16 9 (4.09%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (4.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.27%) AMQP
2 22 (10.00%) DNS
3 13 (5.91%) DHCP
4 12 (5.45%) Firewall
5 11 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.55%) VLAN
6 10 (4.55%) WAN
7 9 (4.09%) VPN
8 7 (3.18%) HTTP
8 7 (3.18%) Network Security
9 4 (1.82%) DMZ
9 4 (1.82%) SMTP
10 2 (0.91%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.91%) LAN
10 2 (0.91%) SAN
10 2 (0.91%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.45%) Internet
11 1 (0.45%) Skype
11 1 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (41.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 81 (36.82%) MySQL
3 80 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
4 63 (28.64%) NoSQL
5 46 (20.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 31 (14.09%) MongoDB
8 15 (6.82%) Redis
9 13 (5.91%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.18%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.82%) Big Data
13 4 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.36%) Hazelcast
14 3 (1.36%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.91%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 59 (26.82%) Git (software)
2 53 (24.09%) JUnit
3 40 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 27 (12.27%) Maven
5 24 (10.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 21 (9.55%) JIRA
7 16 (7.27%) Gradle
7 16 (7.27%) PHPUnit
8 13 (5.91%) TeamCity
9 12 (5.45%) gulp
9 12 (5.45%) webpack
10 11 (5.00%) Ant
11 8 (3.64%) Selenium
12 7 (3.18%) Appium
12 7 (3.18%) Eclipse
12 7 (3.18%) Gatling
12 7 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (3.18%) Spock
12 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (3.18%) TestNG
General
1 53 (24.09%) Finance
2 37 (16.82%) Marketing
3 29 (13.18%) Telecoms
4 28 (12.73%) Electronics
4 28 (12.73%) Manufacturing
5 19 (8.64%) Retail
6 15 (6.82%) Banking
7 5 (2.27%) Games
8 4 (1.82%) Advertising
8 4 (1.82%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 113 (51.36%) Developer
2 57 (25.91%) Java Developer
3 56 (25.45%) Senior Developer
4 41 (18.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (13.18%) AWS Engineer
6 28 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (12.73%) Full Stack Developer
7 26 (11.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 23 (10.45%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (9.55%) AWS DevOps
10 20 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 20 (9.09%) PHP Developer
11 17 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.45%) Analyst
13 11 (5.00%) Technical Leader
14 9 (4.09%) Architect
14 9 (4.09%) AWS Developer
15 8 (3.64%) E-Commerce Developer
15 8 (3.64%) Senior DevOps
15 8 (3.64%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (40.00%) Web Services
2 64 (29.09%) RabbitMQ
3 62 (28.18%) Spring
4 54 (24.55%) Node.js
4 54 (24.55%) RESTful
5 30 (13.64%) CSS
6 28 (12.73%) HTML
7 27 (12.27%) AngularJS
8 22 (10.00%) React
9 21 (9.55%) Laravel
10 18 (8.18%) CSS3
11 17 (7.73%) Hibernate
12 16 (7.27%) HTML5
13 15 (6.82%) Symfony
14 13 (5.91%) .NET
14 13 (5.91%) Dropwizard
15 12 (5.45%) Express
15 12 (5.45%) REST
15 12 (5.45%) Silex
16 11 (5.00%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.55%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.27%) User Experience
3 12 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.09%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.73%) BBC
7 6 (2.73%) Fintech
7 6 (2.73%) STB
8 5 (2.27%) PKI
8 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.82%) Clustering
9 4 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.82%) Replication
10 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.36%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 64 (29.09%) Linux
2 22 (10.00%) Windows
3 15 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (5.91%) CentOS
5 10 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.64%) Unix
6 8 (3.64%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.82%) Android
7 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.91%) Fedora
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.91%) TDD
3 62 (28.18%) DevOps
4 55 (25.00%) Microservices
5 53 (24.09%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (19.55%) High Availability
7 37 (16.82%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
8 28 (12.73%) Programme Management
9 23 (10.45%) Mentoring
9 23 (10.45%) Test Automation
10 21 (9.55%) MVC
11 19 (8.64%) OO
12 18 (8.18%) Analytics
12 18 (8.18%) Project Management
12 18 (8.18%) Software Engineering
13 17 (7.73%) Open Source
14 16 (7.27%) Scrum
15 14 (6.36%) BDD
15 14 (6.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (39.09%) Java
2 71 (32.27%) SQL
3 51 (23.18%) JavaScript
4 41 (18.64%) Python
5 35 (15.91%) PHP
6 24 (10.91%) Bash Shell
6 24 (10.91%) C#
6 24 (10.91%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.73%) TypeScript
8 16 (7.27%) Go
9 14 (6.36%) Ruby
10 10 (4.55%) Perl
10 10 (4.55%) Scala
11 9 (4.09%) Clojure
11 9 (4.09%) VBScript
12 7 (3.18%) ES6
12 7 (3.18%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.73%) Groovy
14 5 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.73%) Degree
2 15 (6.82%) AWS Certification
3 5 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.27%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.18%) QA
2 7 (3.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (38.64%) Docker
2 20 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.91%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 35 (15.91%) Puppet
2 32 (14.55%) Ansible
2 32 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.73%) Terraform
4 9 (4.09%) SCCM
5 5 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.27%) Kibana
5 5 (2.27%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.27%) logstash
5 5 (2.27%) Nagios
6 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.82%) SCOM
6 4 (1.82%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.36%) WSUS
7 3 (1.36%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.91%) Consul
8 2 (0.91%) Salt
9 1 (0.45%) Mesos
9 1 (0.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (12.73%) SAP
2 21 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) VMware
4 11 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 11 (5.00%) New Relic
5 9 (4.09%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.73%) Arqiva
6 6 (2.73%) BT
7 5 (2.27%) Google
7 5 (2.27%) Splunk
8 4 (1.82%) Oracle
8 4 (1.82%) Trend Micro
9 3 (1.36%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.36%) Facebook
10 2 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.91%) Capita
10 2 (0.91%) Cisco
10 2 (0.91%) Citrix
10 2 (0.91%) Concur
10 2 (0.91%) NetApp