Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 671 952 1023
Rank change year-on-year +281 +71 +179
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 452 241 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.10% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 374 202 110
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £43,750 £46,000 £43,445
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -5.00%

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 40,913 40,260 27,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.41% 23.43% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32,929 32,838 23,001
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +265 420 £72,500 +16.00% 21
London +193 259 £80,000 +10.73% 14
UK excluding London +147 172 £60,000 - 10
North of England +52 75 £60,000 - 4
North West +58 60 £60,000 - 2
South East +65 49 £71,250 +35.71% 1
Midlands +63 33 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands +45 25 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 15 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South West +23 10 £62,500 +25.00%
East Midlands +31 8 £47,500 +5.56%
Scotland +13 7 - - 1
East of England +71 3 £60,000 - 1
Wales +20 2 £48,750 +8.33% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 448 (99.12%) Amazon AWS
2 279 (61.73%) Amazon EC2
3 271 (59.96%) AWS Lambda
4 267 (59.07%) Amazon RDS
5 259 (57.30%) Serverless
6 256 (56.64%) DevOps
7 234 (51.77%) Amazon S3
8 223 (49.34%) Docker
9 219 (48.45%) Python
9 219 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
10 202 (44.69%) Linux
11 189 (41.81%) Jenkins
12 169 (37.39%) Git (software)
13 140 (30.97%) Java
14 137 (30.31%) SQL
15 135 (29.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 131 (28.98%) AWS CloudFormation
17 128 (28.32%) Terraform
18 127 (28.10%) Ansible
19 126 (27.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 117 (25.88%) JavaScript
21 116 (25.66%) Kubernetes
22 113 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
23 101 (22.35%) Finance
24 100 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
25 98 (21.68%) Microservices
26 95 (21.02%) Software Engineering
27 94 (20.80%) Windows
28 89 (19.69%) PHP
28 89 (19.69%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 74 (16.37%) Elasticsearch
2 65 (14.38%) IIS
3 56 (12.39%) Confluence
4 34 (7.52%) Apache Spark
5 28 (6.19%) nginx
6 25 (5.53%) Apache
7 14 (3.10%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.33%) GeoServer
8 6 (1.33%) Tornado
9 4 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.22%) Camunda
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
10 1 (0.22%) Luigi
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.44%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 448 (99.12%) Amazon AWS
2 279 (61.73%) Amazon EC2
3 271 (59.96%) AWS Lambda
4 259 (57.30%) Serverless
5 234 (51.77%) Amazon S3
6 135 (29.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 131 (28.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 100 (22.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 89 (19.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 78 (17.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 57 (12.61%) Route 53
12 47 (10.40%) Azure Active Directory
12 47 (10.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 41 (9.07%) CloudFront
14 39 (8.63%) AWS Fargate
15 32 (7.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 32 (7.08%) SaaS
16 28 (6.19%) Amazon Kinesis
16 28 (6.19%) OpenShift
17 26 (5.75%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.76%) FTP
1 17 (3.76%) SMTP
2 14 (3.10%) DNS
2 14 (3.10%) HTTP
3 10 (2.21%) Network Security
3 10 (2.21%) SSH
3 10 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.99%) Firewall
4 9 (1.99%) MQTT
5 8 (1.77%) Internet
6 7 (1.55%) SMS
6 7 (1.55%) SSL
7 4 (0.88%) VPN
8 2 (0.44%) DHCP
8 2 (0.44%) LAN
9 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.22%) NFC
9 1 (0.22%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (59.07%) Amazon RDS
2 126 (27.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 83 (18.36%) MySQL
4 72 (15.93%) NoSQL
5 70 (15.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 70 (15.49%) Big Data
6 56 (12.39%) SQL Server
7 47 (10.40%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (9.07%) Amazon Aurora
9 39 (8.63%) MongoDB
10 35 (7.74%) Redis
11 32 (7.08%) Hadoop
12 23 (5.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (5.09%) Relational Database
13 20 (4.42%) Amazon Athena
14 18 (3.98%) HBase
15 17 (3.76%) BigQuery
15 17 (3.76%) Spotfire
16 9 (1.99%) Apache Kudu
16 9 (1.99%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 189 (41.81%) Jenkins
2 169 (37.39%) Git (software)
3 78 (17.26%) JIRA
4 65 (14.38%) GitLab
5 62 (13.72%) TeamCity
6 61 (13.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 48 (10.62%) Artifactory
8 42 (9.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 40 (8.85%) Bitbucket Server
10 29 (6.42%) Bitbucket
11 16 (3.54%) Travis CI
12 13 (2.88%) Selenium
13 12 (2.65%) SonarQube
14 11 (2.43%) Maven
14 11 (2.43%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (1.77%) Cucumber
16 7 (1.55%) Vagrant
17 4 (0.88%) HP UFT
17 4 (0.88%) JUnit
17 4 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 101 (22.35%) Finance
2 31 (6.86%) Law
3 19 (4.20%) Retail
4 8 (1.77%) Marketing
4 8 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.33%) Banking
5 6 (1.33%) Electronics
5 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.44%) Advertising
6 2 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.22%) Front Office
7 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 197 (43.58%) Developer
2 103 (22.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 62 (13.72%) AWS Engineer
4 56 (12.39%) AWS Developer
5 45 (9.96%) Python Developer
6 44 (9.73%) Architect
7 43 (9.51%) Senior Developer
8 36 (7.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 34 (7.52%) .NET Developer
9 34 (7.52%) DevOps Manager
10 33 (7.30%) AWS DevOps
11 32 (7.08%) Software Developer
12 27 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
12 27 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 26 (5.75%) Angular Developer
13 26 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 26 (5.75%) Python Engineer
14 25 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (5.53%) C# Developer
15 23 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (19.69%) Node.js
2 88 (19.47%) Web Services
3 84 (18.58%) .NET
4 74 (16.37%) HTML
5 69 (15.27%) React
6 62 (13.72%) CSS
7 60 (13.27%) Vue.js
8 58 (12.83%) AngularJS
9 54 (11.95%) RESTful
10 49 (10.84%) ASP.NET
11 43 (9.51%) JSON
12 42 (9.29%) HTML5
13 41 (9.07%) RabbitMQ
14 39 (8.63%) XML
15 38 (8.41%) J2EE
16 35 (7.74%) Kafka
16 35 (7.74%) REST
17 33 (7.30%) .NET Core
18 30 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.41%) Private Cloud
2 30 (6.64%) Fintech
3 21 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
4 18 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.88%) Cloud Native
6 11 (2.43%) Hedge funds
7 9 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.77%) Smart Home
9 7 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.44%) PKI
13 2 (0.44%) Replication
14 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 202 (44.69%) Linux
2 94 (20.80%) Windows
3 46 (10.18%) CentOS
4 45 (9.96%) Ubuntu
5 39 (8.63%) Unix
6 11 (2.43%) Android
6 11 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.33%) Fedora
8 4 (0.88%) Debian
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (56.64%) DevOps
2 219 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (21.68%) Microservices
5 95 (21.02%) Software Engineering
6 85 (18.81%) Machine Learning
7 72 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (14.60%) Analytics
9 64 (14.16%) Scrum
10 62 (13.72%) Computer Science
11 60 (13.27%) Open Source
12 58 (12.83%) Artificial Intelligence
13 52 (11.50%) MVC
13 52 (11.50%) TDD
14 48 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 48 (10.62%) Release Management
15 40 (8.85%) Mentoring
15 40 (8.85%) Network Virtualisation
16 36 (7.96%) E-Commerce
17 34 (7.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 219 (48.45%) Python
2 140 (30.97%) Java
3 137 (30.31%) SQL
4 117 (25.88%) JavaScript
5 89 (19.69%) PHP
6 80 (17.70%) C#
7 46 (10.18%) Scala
8 39 (8.63%) Bash Shell
9 30 (6.64%) PowerShell
10 28 (6.19%) Go
11 27 (5.97%) Shell Script
12 18 (3.98%) Ruby
13 17 (3.76%) T-SQL
14 15 (3.32%) TypeScript
15 10 (2.21%) C
15 10 (2.21%) C++
16 9 (1.99%) PHP 7
17 8 (1.77%) ES6
18 7 (1.55%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (8.19%) Degree
2 28 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.87%) AWS Certification
4 21 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (3.98%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.55%) MCSA
7 7 (1.55%) MCSE
8 6 (1.33%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.40%) QA
2 7 (1.55%) GDPR
3 6 (1.33%) SEPA
4 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
System Software
1 223 (49.34%) Docker
2 49 (10.84%) Active Directory
3 40 (8.85%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (2.88%) Varnish
5 2 (0.44%) Postfix
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 128 (28.32%) Terraform
2 127 (28.10%) Ansible
3 116 (25.66%) Kubernetes
4 40 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (6.64%) Packer
6 26 (5.75%) Puppet
7 15 (3.32%) Nagios
8 8 (1.77%) Grafana
8 8 (1.77%) Mesos
9 6 (1.33%) Consul
9 6 (1.33%) linkerd
10 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.88%) Kibana
10 4 (0.88%) Opsview
11 2 (0.44%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.44%) Salt
11 2 (0.44%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.22%) logstash
12 1 (0.22%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 57 (12.61%) New Relic
2 54 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.85%) Trend Micro
4 38 (8.41%) Google
5 22 (4.87%) IBM
6 13 (2.88%) Oracle
7 10 (2.21%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.55%) Zend
10 6 (1.33%) SAP
11 3 (0.66%) Apple
11 3 (0.66%) Splunk
11 3 (0.66%) Sun
12 2 (0.44%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.22%) Adobe
13 1 (0.22%) PubNub
13 1 (0.22%) SendGrid