Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AMQP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AMQP over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 944 704 1027
Rank change year-on-year -240 +323 +71
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 111 29 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.054% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 45
10th Percentile " £44,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +15.74%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile " £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +23.08%

AMQP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 16,484 8,143 20,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.88% 15.02% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,306 6,684 16,498
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AMQP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AMQP.

Salary trend for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AMQP over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AMQP within the UK over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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 -218 99 £70,000 +7.69% 4
UK excluding London -177 58 £70,000 +3.70% 4
London -208 46 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Work from Home -212 45 £67,500 -20.59% 1
North West -78 30 £70,000 +47.37% 1
North of England -87 30 £70,000 +47.37% 1
South West -57 11 £67,500 +42.11%
Scotland - 5 £70,000 - 2
East of England - 4 £70,000 -
Wales - 4 £67,500 -
South East - 4 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT jobs citing AMQP 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 AMQP.

1 99 (89.19%) Redis
2 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (58.56%) RabbitMQ
3 61 (54.95%) Java
4 60 (54.05%) Spring
4 60 (54.05%) Spring Boot
5 56 (50.45%) SQL
6 52 (46.85%) Terraform
7 50 (45.05%) Ansible
7 50 (45.05%) Puppet
8 49 (44.14%) Oracle
9 48 (43.24%) AWS
9 48 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (42.34%) Configuration Management
11 46 (41.44%) Java 8
12 45 (40.54%) MySQL
12 45 (40.54%) PostgreSQL
12 45 (40.54%) Open Source
12 45 (40.54%) Apache Accumulo
13 44 (39.64%) Python
14 42 (37.84%) Docker
14 42 (37.84%) Microservices
15 40 (36.04%) Amazon EC2
16 39 (35.14%) Amazon S3
17 38 (34.23%) Amazon ECS
18 37 (33.33%) DNS
19 36 (32.43%) Video\Live Streaming
19 36 (32.43%) Git (software)
19 36 (32.43%) Django
19 36 (32.43%) Amazon DynamoDB

AMQP
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 15 (13.51%) Apache
2 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.81%) Apache TomEE
4 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) nginx
5 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 48 (43.24%) AWS
2 40 (36.04%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (35.14%) Amazon S3
4 38 (34.23%) Amazon ECS
5 36 (32.43%) CloudFront
6 32 (28.83%) Cloudflare
7 6 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (5.41%) Azure
7 6 (5.41%) Serverless
8 5 (4.50%) SaaS
9 4 (3.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (2.70%) GCP
10 3 (2.70%) IaaS
10 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) Firewall
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (89.19%) Redis
2 45 (40.54%) Apache Accumulo
2 45 (40.54%) MySQL
2 45 (40.54%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (32.43%) Amazon Athena
3 36 (32.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 35 (31.53%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.80%) Big Data
8 2 (1.80%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.83%) CircleCI
2 32 (28.83%) Selenium
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (30.63%) Automotive
1 34 (30.63%) Retail
2 15 (13.51%) Social Skills
3 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.81%) Back Office
4 12 (10.81%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Finance
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 97 (87.39%) Developer
2 58 (52.25%) Java Developer
3 38 (34.23%) Senior Developer
4 34 (30.63%) Django Developer
4 34 (30.63%) Python Developer
4 34 (30.63%) Python/Django Developer
4 34 (30.63%) Senior Python Developer
5 14 (12.61%) Lead Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Site Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 2 (1.80%) .NET Developer
10 2 (1.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (1.80%) Lead .NET Developer
11 1 (0.90%) Architect
11 1 (0.90%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (0.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (58.56%) RabbitMQ
2 60 (54.05%) Spring
2 60 (54.05%) Spring Boot
3 36 (32.43%) Django
3 36 (32.43%) FastAPI
3 36 (32.43%) Flask
3 36 (32.43%) SQLAlchemy
3 36 (32.43%) WebSockets
4 32 (28.83%) Celery
4 32 (28.83%) pytest
5 15 (13.51%) Web Services
6 14 (12.61%) REST
7 12 (10.81%) Apache CXF
7 12 (10.81%) JAXB
7 12 (10.81%) JAX-RS
7 12 (10.81%) JSP
7 12 (10.81%) Servlets
7 12 (10.81%) Spring MVC
7 12 (10.81%) Spring Security
7 12 (10.81%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.43%) Video\Live Streaming
2 32 (28.83%) Video on Demand
3 12 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) SCORM
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Linux
2 3 (2.70%) Unix
3 2 (1.80%) CentOS
3 2 (1.80%) SUSE
3 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.56%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (42.34%) Configuration Management
4 45 (40.54%) Open Source
5 42 (37.84%) Microservices
6 36 (32.43%) API Development
6 36 (32.43%) SIEM
7 34 (30.63%) E-Commerce
8 33 (29.73%) TDD
9 32 (28.83%) BDD
10 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 14 (12.61%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.81%) Deadline-Driven
13 12 (10.81%) Emotional Intelligence
13 12 (10.81%) Product Roadmap
13 12 (10.81%) Reverse Engineering
14 7 (6.31%) Full Stack Development
15 6 (5.41%) Analytics
15 6 (5.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 61 (54.95%) Java
2 56 (50.45%) SQL
3 46 (41.44%) Java 8
4 44 (39.64%) Python
5 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.50%) C#
7 1 (0.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) ISO 22301
1 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (37.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (46.85%) Terraform
2 50 (45.05%) Ansible
2 50 (45.05%) Puppet
3 10 (9.01%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 49 (44.14%) Oracle
2 5 (4.50%) Google
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.70%) Siemens
5 1 (0.90%) VMware