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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 869 960
Rank change year-on-year +115 +91  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 116 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.045% 0.025%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 90 38 20
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.42% +9.37%  

Amazon SQS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15109 11693 9635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.95% 11.89% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12530 9932 7798
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 29 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +124 115 £57,500 - 13
London +42 61 £60,000 -7.69% 7
South East +76 23 £47,000 -18.26% 2
City of London +26 11 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East of England +7 11 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Hertfordshire - 11 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 11 - - 2
West Sussex - 11 £47,000 -
Hatfield - 10 £55,000 - 1
Newbury - 9 - - 1
West Midlands +19 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Birmingham +17 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gatwick - 7 £47,000 -
North West - 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 -
Hackney - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 -
Liverpool - 5 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 5 £35,000 -
Leeds - 4 £57,500 -
Chester - 2 £30,750 -
Cheshire - 2 £30,750 -
Scotland +14 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £60,000 - 1
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 £26,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (63.07%) Amazon EC2
3 108 (61.36%) Amazon S3
4 94 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (44.32%) Linux
6 75 (42.61%) Docker
7 72 (40.91%) DevOps
8 71 (40.34%) Java
9 70 (39.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 69 (39.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 65 (36.93%) Python
12 61 (34.66%) Amazon RDS
13 60 (34.09%) SQL
13 60 (34.09%) Web Services
14 59 (33.52%) Git (software)
15 58 (32.95%) MySQL
16 49 (27.84%) Node.js
17 44 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
18 43 (24.43%) Microsoft Azure
18 43 (24.43%) NoSQL
19 42 (23.86%) Windows
20 41 (23.30%) Spring
20 41 (23.30%) Jenkins
21 40 (22.73%) Microservices
22 39 (22.16%) SQL Server
23 37 (21.02%) AngularJS
24 35 (19.89%) TDD
25 34 (19.32%) Elasticsearch
26 33 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
27 32 (18.18%) Scrum

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 34 (19.32%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (7.39%) IIS
3 12 (6.82%) Apache Solr
3 12 (6.82%) Confluence
4 7 (3.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (3.41%) Apache
5 6 (3.41%) JBoss
5 6 (3.41%) nginx
6 3 (1.70%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.70%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.14%) CMS
7 2 (1.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (63.07%) Amazon EC2
3 108 (61.36%) Amazon S3
4 69 (39.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 43 (24.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (17.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 31 (17.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 23 (13.07%) Amazon ELB
9 16 (9.09%) IaaS
10 15 (8.52%) PaaS
11 14 (7.95%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (7.95%) GitHub
12 13 (7.39%) AWS CloudTrail
13 11 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
13 11 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (5.68%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 10 (5.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (5.68%) SaaS
15 8 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.48%) DNS
2 25 (14.20%) Network Security
3 14 (7.95%) HTTP
3 14 (7.95%) VLAN
3 14 (7.95%) WAN
4 12 (6.82%) Firewall
4 12 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.25%) AMQP
6 10 (5.68%) LAN
6 10 (5.68%) Unified Communications
6 10 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (5.11%) DHCP
7 9 (5.11%) IP Telephony
8 6 (3.41%) SMS
9 4 (2.27%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.70%) DMZ
10 3 (1.70%) Skype
10 3 (1.70%) SMTP
11 1 (0.57%) SAN
11 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (39.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 61 (34.66%) Amazon RDS
3 58 (32.95%) MySQL
4 43 (24.43%) NoSQL
5 39 (22.16%) SQL Server
6 30 (17.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (11.93%) MongoDB
8 20 (11.36%) Redis
9 18 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (7.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (5.68%) Neo4j
12 9 (5.11%) Big Data
13 7 (3.98%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
14 5 (2.84%) SQLPlus
15 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 2 (1.14%) Hazelcast
16 2 (1.14%) RethinkDB
16 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
17 1 (0.57%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 59 (33.52%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.30%) Jenkins
3 31 (17.61%) JUnit
4 30 (17.05%) JIRA
5 26 (14.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (14.20%) TeamCity
7 23 (13.07%) Maven
8 22 (12.50%) Gradle
9 13 (7.39%) Vagrant
10 10 (5.68%) Codeship
10 10 (5.68%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (3.98%) Artifactory
11 7 (3.98%) GoCD
11 7 (3.98%) Selenium
11 7 (3.98%) Spock
12 6 (3.41%) Ant
12 6 (3.41%) Mockito
13 5 (2.84%) Appium
13 5 (2.84%) Gatling
13 5 (2.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (13.64%) Finance
2 23 (13.07%) Retail
3 22 (12.50%) Marketing
4 12 (6.82%) Advertising
4 12 (6.82%) Banking
5 9 (5.11%) Electronics
5 9 (5.11%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.84%) Music Industry
7 3 (1.70%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (44.32%) Developer
2 47 (26.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (26.70%) Java Developer
3 32 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 22 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (11.93%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 18 (10.23%) AWS Developer
7 18 (10.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Java Engineer
10 11 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
11 10 (5.68%) Azure Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Creative Developer
11 10 (5.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Team Leader
12 9 (5.11%) Ruby Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.09%) Web Services
2 49 (27.84%) Node.js
3 41 (23.30%) Spring
4 37 (21.02%) AngularJS
5 26 (14.77%) REST
6 23 (13.07%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (10.80%) Spring Boot
8 18 (10.23%) Hibernate
8 18 (10.23%) Spring MVC
9 16 (9.09%) HTML
9 16 (9.09%) React
9 16 (9.09%) XML
10 15 (8.52%) .NET
11 14 (7.95%) Akka
11 14 (7.95%) RESTful
12 13 (7.39%) HTML5
13 12 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (6.82%) Java EE
13 12 (6.82%) Meteor
14 11 (6.25%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.52%) Fintech
3 14 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.25%) PKI
5 10 (5.68%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.68%) Thin Client
6 8 (4.55%) iPad
7 7 (3.98%) Social Media
8 6 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (3.41%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.70%) Clustering
9 3 (1.70%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.70%) Replication
9 3 (1.70%) User Experience
10 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 78 (44.32%) Linux
2 42 (23.86%) Windows
3 11 (6.25%) CentOS
3 11 (6.25%) Unix
4 10 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Debian
7 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.91%) DevOps
3 44 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (22.73%) Microservices
5 35 (19.89%) TDD
6 33 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (18.18%) Scrum
8 31 (17.61%) MVC
9 26 (14.77%) High Availability
10 23 (13.07%) Test Automation
11 21 (11.93%) Software Engineering
12 19 (10.80%) OO
12 19 (10.80%) OOP
13 17 (9.66%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (9.66%) Data Security
14 16 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
14 16 (9.09%) Pair Programming
15 14 (7.95%) ITIL
15 14 (7.95%) OOD
15 14 (7.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (40.34%) Java
2 65 (36.93%) Python
3 60 (34.09%) SQL
4 30 (17.05%) Ruby
5 26 (14.77%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.80%) Bash Shell
7 18 (10.23%) PowerShell
8 17 (9.66%) Scala
9 15 (8.52%) C#
10 10 (5.68%) Elixir
11 8 (4.55%) PHP
11 8 (4.55%) XPath
12 6 (3.41%) Go
13 3 (1.70%) VBScript
14 2 (1.14%) R
15 1 (0.57%) C
15 1 (0.57%) Clojure
15 1 (0.57%) Groovy
15 1 (0.57%) Perl
15 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.20%) Degree
2 17 (9.66%) AWS Certification
3 11 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.14%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
2 6 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (42.61%) Docker
2 29 (16.48%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.39%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (5.68%) Shibboleth
5 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.70%) Varnish
6 3 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.57%) LXC
8 1 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 24 (13.64%) Puppet
2 22 (12.50%) Ansible
3 17 (9.66%) Terraform
4 12 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (4.55%) Packer
6 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.41%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.70%) Ambari
8 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.70%) Nagios
8 3 (1.70%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.14%) Grafana
9 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.14%) Kibana
9 2 (1.14%) logstash
10 1 (0.57%) Consul
10 1 (0.57%) Salt
10 1 (0.57%) SCCM
10 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (11.93%) Google
1 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.95%) New Relic
2 14 (7.95%) Oracle
3 11 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 11 (6.25%) Cisco
3 11 (6.25%) Citrix
4 10 (5.68%) Atlassian
4 10 (5.68%) Trend Micro
5 9 (5.11%) SAP
5 9 (5.11%) Twitter
6 5 (2.84%) VMware
7 1 (0.57%) Apigee
7 1 (0.57%) Brocade
7 1 (0.57%) NetApp
7 1 (0.57%) Perforce
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: salary negotiable aim high !! + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Convertr Media Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + DoE
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + DoE
Posted: 23 days ago