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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 789 907 911
Rank change year-on-year +118 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 63 43 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.041% 0.040%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 41
Median salary £63,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.90% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

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 12574 11750 8944
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.72% 11.25% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10494 9861 7121
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 23 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 29 March 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 +93 62 £63,750 +15.90% 9
London +80 36 £65,000 +13.04% 5
South East +72 12 £47,500 -17.39% 1
North West - 9 £57,500 -
Manchester - 9 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire +12 6 £67,500 +17.39%
City of London +46 5 £65,000 +23.80%
West Sussex - 5 £46,000 - 1
West Midlands +32 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Birmingham +23 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Salford - 2 - -
South West +26 1 £75,000 +76.47%
East Midlands -1 1 £35,000 +14.75%
Somerset - 1 £75,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £35,000 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £65,000 -
Street - 1 £75,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £47,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (67.21%) Amazon EC2
3 80 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (63.11%) Amazon S3
5 74 (60.66%) DevOps
6 63 (51.64%) Linux
7 60 (49.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 59 (48.36%) Java
9 56 (45.90%) SQL
10 55 (45.08%) Python
11 54 (44.26%) AWS CloudFormation
12 53 (43.44%) Git (software)
13 51 (41.80%) Jenkins
14 50 (40.98%) Amazon RDS
14 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (35.25%) Ruby
16 42 (34.43%) Windows
17 39 (31.97%) TeamCity
18 38 (31.15%) Elasticsearch
19 37 (30.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 36 (29.51%) Docker
20 36 (29.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 36 (29.51%) Puppet
20 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
20 36 (29.51%) MVC
21 35 (28.69%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (27.87%) AWS Certification
23 33 (27.05%) Ansible
23 33 (27.05%) NoSQL
23 33 (27.05%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 38 (31.15%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (24.59%) IIS
3 28 (22.95%) Apache
3 28 (22.95%) nginx
4 25 (20.49%) Confluence
5 23 (18.85%) Tomcat
6 12 (9.84%) Apache Solr
7 8 (6.56%) JBoss
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (4.10%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.64%) Jetty
10 2 (1.64%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.64%) WordPress
11 1 (0.82%) Drupal
11 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 122 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (67.21%) Amazon EC2
3 77 (63.11%) Amazon S3
4 60 (49.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 54 (44.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 37 (30.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 29 (23.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (14.75%) Amazon ELB
9 14 (11.48%) CloudFront
10 13 (10.66%) Route 53
11 12 (9.84%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (9.02%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (8.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (7.38%) Amazon EMR
15 8 (6.56%) GitHub
16 7 (5.74%) IaaS
16 7 (5.74%) PaaS
17 6 (4.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 4 (3.28%) Amazon CloudSearch
18 4 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.75%) Kerberos
1 18 (14.75%) LDAP
2 8 (6.56%) DNS
3 6 (4.92%) HTTP
3 6 (4.92%) Network Security
4 2 (1.64%) Firewall
4 2 (1.64%) SMS
4 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.82%) NFC
5 1 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.82%) SAN
5 1 (0.82%) VoIP
5 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (40.98%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (29.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 33 (27.05%) NoSQL
4 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
5 25 (20.49%) MySQL
6 17 (13.93%) MongoDB
7 13 (10.66%) Redis
8 11 (9.02%) Big Data
9 9 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (6.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.74%) GIS
12 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
12 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.10%) Neo4j
14 3 (2.46%) InfluxDB
15 2 (1.64%) Hazelcast
15 2 (1.64%) MariaDB
15 2 (1.64%) RethinkDB
15 2 (1.64%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 53 (43.44%) Git (software)
2 51 (41.80%) Jenkins
3 39 (31.97%) TeamCity
4 33 (27.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 32 (26.23%) JIRA
6 30 (24.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (7.38%) GoCD
8 8 (6.56%) JUnit
8 8 (6.56%) Maven
9 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
10 6 (4.92%) Ant
10 6 (4.92%) Mockito
10 6 (4.92%) Selenium
11 5 (4.10%) Codeship
11 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (3.28%) Artifactory
12 4 (3.28%) Gradle
12 4 (3.28%) Subversion
12 4 (3.28%) webpack
13 2 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Marketing
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (40.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 49 (40.16%) Developer
3 28 (22.95%) AWS DevOps
3 28 (22.95%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (14.75%) Java Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Senior DevOps
4 18 (14.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 17 (13.93%) C# Developer
5 17 (13.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (13.11%) AWS Developer
7 13 (10.66%) .NET Developer
7 13 (10.66%) Agile C# Developer
7 13 (10.66%) Agile Developer
7 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Agile .NET Developer
8 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) Web Services
2 30 (24.59%) .NET
3 26 (21.31%) AngularJS
4 23 (18.85%) Node.js
4 23 (18.85%) RabbitMQ
5 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (15.57%) REST
7 16 (13.11%) React
8 14 (11.48%) ASP.NET
9 13 (10.66%) Spring
10 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (9.02%) HTML
12 10 (8.20%) .NET Framework
12 10 (8.20%) CSS
12 10 (8.20%) J2EE
12 10 (8.20%) SOAP
13 9 (7.38%) Kendo UI
13 9 (7.38%) Spring Boot
13 9 (7.38%) Spring MVC
13 9 (7.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) PKI
2 16 (13.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.38%) Fintech
4 8 (6.56%) iPad
5 6 (4.92%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.28%) User Experience
7 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.64%) Replication
9 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.82%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 63 (51.64%) Linux
2 42 (34.43%) Windows
3 21 (17.21%) CentOS
4 8 (6.56%) Unix
5 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.46%) VMS
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.64%) Debian
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (60.66%) DevOps
3 50 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (29.51%) MVC
5 35 (28.69%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (24.59%) Configuration Management
7 28 (22.95%) Security Monitoring
8 27 (22.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 27 (22.13%) Scrum
9 26 (21.31%) TDD
10 19 (15.57%) Microservices
11 17 (13.93%) Open Source
11 17 (13.93%) SOA
12 14 (11.48%) OO
13 13 (10.66%) OOP
13 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
13 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
14 10 (8.20%) Auto-Scaling
14 10 (8.20%) BDD
14 10 (8.20%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) Java
2 56 (45.90%) SQL
3 55 (45.08%) Python
4 43 (35.25%) Ruby
5 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 30 (24.59%) C#
7 28 (22.95%) Bash Shell
8 22 (18.03%) Perl
9 20 (16.39%) C
10 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
11 8 (6.56%) PHP
11 8 (6.56%) Scala
12 5 (4.10%) Elixir
12 5 (4.10%) Go
13 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.64%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.64%) XPath
14 1 (0.82%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (27.87%) AWS Certification
2 17 (13.93%) Degree
3 1 (0.82%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.05%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (29.51%) Docker
2 30 (24.59%) Active Directory
3 21 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (10.66%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.10%) Shibboleth
6 4 (3.28%) Varnish
7 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.64%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.82%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 36 (29.51%) Puppet
2 33 (27.05%) Ansible
3 31 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (14.75%) SELinux
4 18 (14.75%) Terraform
5 10 (8.20%) Kubernetes
6 8 (6.56%) Packer
7 7 (5.74%) Mesos
7 7 (5.74%) Rancher
7 7 (5.74%) rkt
8 5 (4.10%) Grafana
8 5 (4.10%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.10%) Kibana
8 5 (4.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (2.46%) Ambari
9 3 (2.46%) Fluentd
9 3 (2.46%) Graphite
9 3 (2.46%) Nagios
9 3 (2.46%) StatsD
10 2 (1.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (23.77%) New Relic
2 25 (20.49%) Atlassian
2 25 (20.49%) Trend Micro
3 24 (19.67%) Google
4 21 (17.21%) VMware
5 19 (15.57%) Red Hat
6 16 (13.11%) Oracle
7 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.64%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.64%) Twitter
9 1 (0.82%) Brocade
9 1 (0.82%) NetApp
9 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.82%) Zend
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