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

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 977 1137 1243
Rank change year-on-year +160 +106 +37
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 210 103 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.052% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 152 89 58
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,550 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +5.26%

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 30151 23607 19148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.13% 11.98% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24735 19954 15493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon SQS in the UK

Amazon SQS
Top 12 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 August 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 +177 209 £57,500 - 17
UK excluding London +130 105 £47,500 +11.76% 9
London +59 105 £60,000 -4.00% 8
South East +125 50 £47,000 -39.35% 3
North of England +10 28 £35,000 - 3
North West -6 22 £35,000 - 3
East of England +9 14 £55,000 +29.41%
Midlands +36 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands +25 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £57,500 -
South West +3 5 £50,000 -40.30% 2
Scotland +6 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 206 (98.10%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (52.86%) Amazon EC2
3 107 (50.95%) Amazon S3
4 95 (45.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 92 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (41.43%) Java
7 86 (40.95%) Docker
8 83 (39.52%) Web Services
9 75 (35.71%) MySQL
10 72 (34.29%) Linux
11 71 (33.81%) Amazon RDS
12 70 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 65 (30.95%) DevOps
13 65 (30.95%) Node.js
14 63 (30.00%) NoSQL
15 62 (29.52%) SQL
16 59 (28.10%) Spring
17 57 (27.14%) TDD
17 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
17 57 (27.14%) Python
18 53 (25.24%) Microservices
19 51 (24.29%) Finance
20 49 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
21 48 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
21 48 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
22 47 (22.38%) JUnit
23 44 (20.95%) Apache Cassandra
23 44 (20.95%) RESTful
24 42 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
25 41 (19.52%) High Availability

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 48 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.71%) Apache Solr
2 12 (5.71%) Confluence
3 9 (4.29%) IIS
4 5 (2.38%) Apache
5 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.90%) SAS
5 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.43%) nginx
7 2 (0.95%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) Jetty
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 206 (98.10%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (52.86%) Amazon EC2
3 107 (50.95%) Amazon S3
4 70 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 42 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
6 35 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 34 (16.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 30 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (10.95%) SaaS
10 21 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
11 15 (7.14%) AWS CloudTrail
11 15 (7.14%) GitHub
12 14 (6.67%) Amazon Glacier
12 14 (6.67%) IaaS
13 13 (6.19%) CloudFront
14 12 (5.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 12 (5.71%) PaaS
15 10 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (4.29%) Route 53
17 7 (3.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.24%) AMQP
2 29 (13.81%) DNS
3 24 (11.43%) Network Security
4 15 (7.14%) VLAN
4 15 (7.14%) WAN
5 14 (6.67%) Firewall
5 14 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (5.71%) DHCP
6 12 (5.71%) HTTP
7 10 (4.76%) LAN
7 10 (4.76%) Unified Communications
7 10 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (4.29%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.38%) SMS
10 4 (1.90%) DMZ
10 4 (1.90%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.90%) SMTP
11 3 (1.43%) Skype
11 3 (1.43%) VPN
12 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (45.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 75 (35.71%) MySQL
3 71 (33.81%) Amazon RDS
4 63 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 44 (20.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 39 (18.57%) SQL Server
7 29 (13.81%) MongoDB
8 21 (10.00%) Redis
9 18 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (5.71%) Relational Database
11 11 (5.24%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (4.76%) Neo4j
13 5 (2.38%) Big Data
14 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.90%) SQLPlus
15 3 (1.43%) Hazelcast
16 2 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
17 1 (0.48%) BigQuery
17 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 47 (22.38%) JUnit
3 37 (17.62%) Jenkins
4 28 (13.33%) JIRA
4 28 (13.33%) Maven
5 25 (11.90%) Gradle
6 23 (10.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (10.00%) TeamCity
8 11 (5.24%) PHPUnit
9 10 (4.76%) webpack
10 9 (4.29%) Codeship
10 9 (4.29%) Spock
10 9 (4.29%) Vagrant
11 8 (3.81%) Artifactory
12 7 (3.33%) Appium
12 7 (3.33%) Gatling
12 7 (3.33%) TestNG
13 6 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (2.38%) Bitbucket
14 5 (2.38%) CircleCI
General
1 51 (24.29%) Finance
2 35 (16.67%) Marketing
3 30 (14.29%) Retail
4 23 (10.95%) Telecoms
5 22 (10.48%) Electronics
5 22 (10.48%) Manufacturing
6 20 (9.52%) Banking
7 14 (6.67%) Advertising
8 5 (2.38%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.90%) Law
10 2 (0.95%) Games
11 1 (0.48%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 108 (51.43%) Developer
2 61 (29.05%) Java Developer
3 47 (22.38%) Senior Developer
4 39 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 36 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (12.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 26 (12.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 23 (10.95%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 22 (10.48%) AWS Engineer
10 19 (9.05%) AWS DevOps
11 16 (7.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (7.14%) AWS Developer
12 15 (7.14%) Software Engineer
13 14 (6.67%) PHP Developer
14 12 (5.71%) Java Engineer
15 10 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
16 9 (4.29%) Architect
16 9 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (4.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 9 (4.29%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (39.52%) Web Services
2 65 (30.95%) Node.js
3 59 (28.10%) Spring
4 49 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
5 44 (20.95%) RESTful
6 41 (19.52%) AngularJS
7 23 (10.95%) React
8 21 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 19 (9.05%) HTML
9 19 (9.05%) REST
10 14 (6.67%) Akka
11 13 (6.19%) .NET
11 13 (6.19%) Laravel
11 13 (6.19%) Spring Boot
11 13 (6.19%) Spring MVC
12 12 (5.71%) HTML5
12 12 (5.71%) Java EE
12 12 (5.71%) Meteor
12 12 (5.71%) Symfony
13 11 (5.24%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.62%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.19%) Fintech
6 11 (5.24%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.76%) Fat Client
7 10 (4.76%) Thin Client
8 7 (3.33%) PKI
8 7 (3.33%) Social Media
9 6 (2.86%) User Experience
10 4 (1.90%) Clustering
10 4 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.90%) Replication
11 3 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (34.29%) Linux
2 36 (17.14%) Windows
3 14 (6.67%) CentOS
3 14 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.86%) Unix
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) Android
7 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Fedora
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.95%) DevOps
3 57 (27.14%) TDD
4 53 (25.24%) Microservices
5 48 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (19.52%) High Availability
7 40 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (14.29%) MVC
9 27 (12.86%) Scrum
10 26 (12.38%) Test Automation
11 23 (10.95%) Project Management
12 22 (10.48%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (10.48%) Programme Management
13 20 (9.52%) Software Engineering
14 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
15 17 (8.10%) Auto-Scaling
16 16 (7.62%) OO
17 15 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
17 15 (7.14%) ITIL
18 14 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 87 (41.43%) Java
2 62 (29.52%) SQL
3 57 (27.14%) Python
4 33 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 20 (9.52%) C#
6 20 (9.52%) PHP
6 20 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 20 (9.52%) Ruby
7 15 (7.14%) Scala
8 9 (4.29%) Elixir
8 9 (4.29%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.33%) ES6
9 7 (3.33%) XPath
10 6 (2.86%) Go
10 6 (2.86%) VBScript
11 5 (2.38%) GraphQL
11 5 (2.38%) Perl
12 3 (1.43%) R
13 1 (0.48%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (11.43%) Degree
2 11 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.29%) AWS Certification
4 8 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.90%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.76%) QA
2 8 (3.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (40.95%) Docker
2 26 (12.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.29%) Shibboleth
3 9 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.48%) LXC
6 1 (0.48%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (13.81%) Puppet
2 23 (10.95%) Terraform
3 22 (10.48%) Ansible
4 12 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.90%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.90%) Nagios
6 4 (1.90%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.43%) Kibana
7 3 (1.43%) logstash
7 3 (1.43%) Packer
8 2 (0.95%) Salt
9 1 (0.48%) Consul
9 1 (0.48%) Grafana
9 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.48%) SCCM
9 1 (0.48%) SCOM
9 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (10.48%) SAP
2 21 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.71%) Google
4 11 (5.24%) CheckPoint
4 11 (5.24%) Cisco
4 11 (5.24%) Citrix
4 11 (5.24%) New Relic
5 9 (4.29%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.33%) Twitter
7 6 (2.86%) VMware
8 5 (2.38%) Trend Micro
9 4 (1.90%) Oracle
10 3 (1.43%) Facebook
10 3 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.95%) Sophos
11 2 (0.95%) Splunk
12 1 (0.48%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.48%) Brocade
12 1 (0.48%) NetApp
12 1 (0.48%) Perforce