Period
to 19 August 2017

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

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1043 1210 1208
Rank change year-on-year +167 -2 +33
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 140 54 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.027% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 78
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £39,500 £35,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £68,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% -8.33%

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28222 33250 37701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.86% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22885 27561 30650
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AMQP.

Salary trend for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AMQP over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Top 12 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 19 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 +171 129 £60,000 -4.00% 5
UK excluding London +126 80 £50,000 +17.65% 4
London +63 60 £72,500 +7.41% 1
South East +104 43 £67,500 +58.82% 3
North of England +5 21 £50,000 +129.89% 1
Yorkshire +40 15 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Scotland +13 11 - -
North West -24 6 £47,500 +126.19%
South West 0 2 £57,500 -29.23%
East of England - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing AMQP 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 AMQP.

1 89 (63.57%) Java
2 84 (60.00%) TDD
3 82 (58.57%) RabbitMQ
4 70 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 63 (45.00%) Spring
6 62 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
7 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (40.71%) SQL
9 55 (39.29%) Web Services
10 53 (37.86%) JMS
11 52 (37.14%) MySQL
12 49 (35.00%) RESTful
13 44 (31.43%) JUnit
13 44 (31.43%) Python
14 41 (29.29%) Scrum
15 40 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 39 (27.86%) Enterprise Software
17 38 (27.14%) MongoDB
18 37 (26.43%) Docker
19 36 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
20 35 (25.00%) High Availability
21 33 (23.57%) Kafka
21 33 (23.57%) Kanban
22 32 (22.86%) Amazon SQS
22 32 (22.86%) BDD
22 32 (22.86%) Linux
22 32 (22.86%) Redis
23 31 (22.14%) Microservices
23 31 (22.14%) Tomcat

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 31 (22.14%) Tomcat
2 26 (18.57%) JBoss
3 23 (16.43%) WebLogic
4 19 (13.57%) Jetty
5 11 (7.86%) Apache
6 10 (7.14%) CMS
6 10 (7.14%) Tornado
6 10 (7.14%) WebSphere
7 7 (5.00%) Confluence
7 7 (5.00%) GemFire
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.57%) Apache Spark
8 5 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.57%) IIS
9 2 (1.43%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.43%) nginx
10 1 (0.71%) Mule
10 1 (0.71%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 62 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (22.86%) Amazon SQS
3 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.71%) SaaS
4 10 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.57%) PaaS
6 4 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.14%) Boomi
8 2 (1.43%) Quay.io
9 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.57%) HTTP
2 18 (12.86%) Internet
3 13 (9.29%) MQTT
4 12 (8.57%) DNS
4 12 (8.57%) Ethernet
4 12 (8.57%) LTE
4 12 (8.57%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (6.43%) BGP
5 9 (6.43%) IPv4
6 8 (5.71%) Wireless
7 7 (5.00%) IPv6
7 7 (5.00%) LDAP
8 4 (2.86%) Firewall
8 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.14%) 3G
9 3 (2.14%) 4G
10 2 (1.43%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.71%) RFID
11 1 (0.71%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 52 (37.14%) MySQL
3 40 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 38 (27.14%) MongoDB
5 32 (22.86%) Redis
6 28 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 25 (17.86%) Riak
8 20 (14.29%) Couchbase
8 20 (14.29%) Hadoop
9 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
12 7 (5.00%) Hazelcast
13 5 (3.57%) Event Store
13 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (2.14%) Neo4j
16 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (31.43%) JUnit
2 35 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 25 (17.86%) Selenium
4 24 (17.14%) Vagrant
5 23 (16.43%) Jenkins
6 22 (15.71%) FitNesse
7 20 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 17 (12.14%) Maven
9 10 (7.14%) Gatling
9 10 (7.14%) JBehave
9 10 (7.14%) JMeter
9 10 (7.14%) LoadRunner
10 8 (5.71%) Subversion
10 8 (5.71%) TeamCity
11 7 (5.00%) JIRA
11 7 (5.00%) SpecFlow
11 7 (5.00%) Visual Studio
12 5 (3.57%) Jasmine
12 5 (3.57%) Mercurial
12 5 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (22.14%) Finance
2 27 (19.29%) Telecoms
3 23 (16.43%) Manufacturing
4 22 (15.71%) Electronics
4 22 (15.71%) Marketing
5 5 (3.57%) Banking
6 3 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Front Office
8 1 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (54.29%) Developer
2 46 (32.86%) Java Developer
3 40 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 37 (26.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (19.29%) Architect
7 22 (15.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 18 (12.86%) Software Engineer
9 13 (9.29%) Technical Architect
10 12 (8.57%) Systems Architect
11 11 (7.86%) C# Developer
12 10 (7.14%) Java Engineer
13 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
14 6 (4.29%) Messaging Architect
15 5 (3.57%) Angular Developer
15 5 (3.57%) Java Architect
15 5 (3.57%) PHP Developer
15 5 (3.57%) Senior Architect
15 5 (3.57%) Senior Systems Architect
16 4 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (58.57%) RabbitMQ
2 63 (45.00%) Spring
3 55 (39.29%) Web Services
4 53 (37.86%) JMS
5 49 (35.00%) RESTful
6 33 (23.57%) Kafka
7 28 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 28 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 26 (18.57%) HTML
9 24 (17.14%) REST
10 19 (13.57%) Apache Camel
11 18 (12.86%) ZeroMQ
12 17 (12.14%) Node.js
13 16 (11.43%) HTML5
13 16 (11.43%) JPA
13 16 (11.43%) Middleware
14 15 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
14 15 (10.71%) TIBCO EMS
15 12 (8.57%) .NET
15 12 (8.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.86%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (10.71%) Internet of Things
3 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.71%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.86%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (2.14%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.14%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.14%) Smart Home
7 3 (2.14%) Xbox
8 2 (1.43%) PKI
8 2 (1.43%) User Experience
9 1 (0.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.86%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Unix
3 6 (4.29%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.43%) CentOS
5 2 (1.43%) SUSE
5 2 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (60.00%) TDD
2 60 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (29.29%) Scrum
4 36 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (25.00%) High Availability
6 33 (23.57%) Kanban
7 32 (22.86%) BDD
8 31 (22.14%) Microservices
9 29 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
10 25 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 22 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (15.71%) Programme Management
12 21 (15.00%) SOA
13 20 (14.29%) DevOps
13 20 (14.29%) DSDM
13 20 (14.29%) Integration Testing
13 20 (14.29%) RUP
14 19 (13.57%) Multithreading
15 18 (12.86%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 89 (63.57%) Java
2 57 (40.71%) SQL
3 44 (31.43%) Python
4 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.43%) Bash Shell
6 22 (15.71%) Ruby
7 16 (11.43%) C#
8 11 (7.86%) C++
9 5 (3.57%) PHP
9 5 (3.57%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.86%) Bourne shell
10 4 (2.86%) C
10 4 (2.86%) Groovy
10 4 (2.86%) Perl
10 4 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.43%) Go
12 1 (0.71%) Clojure
12 1 (0.71%) Erlang
12 1 (0.71%) F#
12 1 (0.71%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Degree
2 7 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (26.43%) Docker
2 14 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (17.86%) Ansible
1 25 (17.86%) Puppet
2 22 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.14%) Cobbler
3 10 (7.14%) MOM
4 5 (3.57%) Grafana
5 4 (2.86%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (19.29%) IBM
2 26 (18.57%) Oracle
3 25 (17.86%) SAP
4 18 (12.86%) TIBCO
5 11 (7.86%) Google
6 10 (7.14%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.57%) Splunk
7 5 (3.57%) Zend
8 3 (2.14%) Apigee
8 3 (2.14%) Dell
8 3 (2.14%) Facebook
8 3 (2.14%) Informatica
8 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.14%) Software AG
8 3 (2.14%) Sybase
8 3 (2.14%) Twitter
8 3 (2.14%) Workday
9 2 (1.43%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.43%) hybris