Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 792 1071 1103
Rank change year-on-year +279 +32 +20
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 17 49 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.034% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 83
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.30% +19.44% -10.00%

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 11,427 22,873 26,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.14% 15.67% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8,922 17,259 21,303
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,972 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.76% -1.14% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,988 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Top 10 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 14 July 2020. 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 +245 17 £52,500 -3.67% 1
UK excluding London +230 11 £48,750 -9.30% 1
London +162 6 £70,000 +27.27%
North of England +156 6 £50,000 +42.86% 1
North West - 5 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +111 3 £32,000 -32.63%
East Midlands - 3 £32,000 -
South East +150 2 £63,750 +21.43%
Yorkshire +106 1 - -
Work from Home +56 1 £90,000 +63.64% 1

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (58.82%) Azure
4 8 (47.06%) AWS
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) Docker
5 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) JMS
5 7 (41.18%) Spring
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
7 5 (29.41%) SOLID
7 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (23.53%) Go
8 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
8 4 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (23.53%) DevOps
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) vCloud
8 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Ruby
8 4 (23.53%) PaaS

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 4 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.88%) Inkscape
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Azure
2 8 (47.06%) AWS
3 4 (23.53%) Heroku
3 4 (23.53%) PaaS
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (17.65%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (17.65%) SaaS
4 3 (17.65%) Serverless
5 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) JMS
3 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Java EE
5 3 (17.65%) Kafka
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (11.76%) React
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) SOLID
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Architecture Roadmap
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Cloud Operations
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) Non-Blocking Code
7 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Go
5 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
6 1 (5.88%) PHP 7
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) vCloud
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.76%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (11.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Solace
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) New Relic
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft