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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 931 925
Rank change year-on-year +92 -6  
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 35 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 57
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -9.09%  

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 13658 17764 20178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.19% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11101 14730 15997
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

AMQP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AMQP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for AMQP in the UK

AMQP
Top 19 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +108 34 £57,500 +27.77% 8
London +71 27 £60,000 +33.33% 4
City of London +37 9 £50,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
South East +66 2 - - 3
Hampshire +14 2 - -
Farnborough +1 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester -19 1 £47,500 +111.11%
North West -26 1 £47,500 +111.11%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 - 1
Livingston - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 42 (65.63%) Java
2 38 (59.38%) JMS
3 37 (57.81%) Linux
4 32 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 31 (48.44%) SOA
6 30 (46.88%) Python
6 30 (46.88%) MySQL
6 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (45.31%) TDD
7 29 (45.31%) Microservices
8 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
9 25 (39.06%) Oracle
10 22 (34.38%) JBoss
11 20 (31.25%) HTML
12 19 (29.69%) SQL
12 19 (29.69%) Tomcat
12 19 (29.69%) HTTP
12 19 (29.69%) Open Source
13 18 (28.13%) REST
13 18 (28.13%) Web Development
13 18 (28.13%) Kanban
13 18 (28.13%) Docker
14 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
14 17 (26.56%) PaaS
14 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
14 17 (26.56%) RESTful
14 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (26.56%) Perl
14 17 (26.56%) Scrum
15 16 (25.00%) ZeroMQ

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 22 (34.38%) JBoss
2 19 (29.69%) Tomcat
3 15 (23.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (21.88%) WebLogic
5 12 (18.75%) CMS
6 5 (7.81%) Apache
7 3 (4.69%) Mule
7 3 (4.69%) Mule ESB
8 2 (3.13%) Jetty
8 2 (3.13%) Tornado
9 1 (1.56%) Confluence
9 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.56%) nginx
9 1 (1.56%) Predix
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (26.56%) PaaS
2 15 (23.44%) SaaS
3 12 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.69%) Boomi
6 2 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.13%) Heroku
6 2 (3.13%) IaaS
6 2 (3.13%) Quay.io
7 1 (1.56%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) HTTP
2 12 (18.75%) Internet
3 10 (15.63%) DNS
3 10 (15.63%) Firewall
3 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) MQTT
5 2 (3.13%) ATM
5 2 (3.13%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.56%) IPv6
6 1 (1.56%) Modbus
6 1 (1.56%) RFID
6 1 (1.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 30 (46.88%) MySQL
3 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.69%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.69%) Redis
7 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.13%) DB2
7 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.13%) MariaDB
7 2 (3.13%) MarkLogic
7 2 (3.13%) Riak
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.88%) Vagrant
3 8 (12.50%) Subversion
4 7 (10.94%) Maven
5 5 (7.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.81%) IntelliJ
5 5 (7.81%) JUnit
5 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
6 4 (6.25%) FitNesse
6 4 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.25%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.25%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.69%) Hudson
7 3 (4.69%) jMock
7 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
8 2 (3.13%) JMeter
8 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 11 (17.19%) Banking
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
3 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.81%) Electronics
5 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.69%) Back Office
6 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Automotive
8 1 (1.56%) Front Office
8 1 (1.56%) Games
8 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Architect
3 9 (14.06%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Technical Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Graduate
6 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) JMS
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 18 (28.13%) REST
4 17 (26.56%) RESTful
5 16 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
6 14 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (18.75%) LAMP
7 12 (18.75%) WebSockets
8 11 (17.19%) Spring
8 11 (17.19%) XML
9 9 (14.06%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (14.06%) Java EE
9 9 (14.06%) Middleware
9 9 (14.06%) Web Services
10 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.94%) Node.js
11 7 (10.94%) Rendezvous
11 7 (10.94%) TIBCO EMS
12 6 (9.38%) CSS
12 6 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Public Cloud
2 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.81%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.69%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.69%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 3 (4.69%) Xbox
6 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (3.13%) Derivative
6 2 (3.13%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.13%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.56%) iPad
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Online Games
7 1 (1.56%) PKI
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Unix
3 5 (7.81%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) SOA
2 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) Microservices
3 29 (45.31%) TDD
4 19 (29.69%) Open Source
5 18 (28.13%) Kanban
5 18 (28.13%) Web Development
6 17 (26.56%) Scrum
6 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
7 15 (23.44%) OO
8 13 (20.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (20.31%) DevOps
9 12 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (17.19%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (15.63%) Information Security
11 10 (15.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 9 (14.06%) SDLC
13 8 (12.50%) BDD
13 8 (12.50%) High Availability
14 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) Java
2 30 (46.88%) Python
3 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 17 (26.56%) Perl
6 12 (18.75%) Bourne shell
6 12 (18.75%) C
6 12 (18.75%) C++
6 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 9 (14.06%) PHP
7 9 (14.06%) Ruby
8 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.69%) Go
9 3 (4.69%) PHP 5
9 3 (4.69%) XQuery
10 2 (3.13%) C#
10 2 (3.13%) Groovy
10 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Kubernetes
2 9 (14.06%) MOM
3 8 (12.50%) Ansible
4 5 (7.81%) Terraform
4 5 (7.81%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.69%) Puppet
6 2 (3.13%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) TIBCO
3 9 (14.06%) Zend
4 8 (12.50%) SAP
5 7 (10.94%) Facebook
5 7 (10.94%) Google
5 7 (10.94%) Twitter
6 5 (7.81%) Sybase
7 3 (4.69%) Apigee
7 3 (4.69%) Dell
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 3 (4.69%) Informatica
7 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.69%) Software AG
7 3 (4.69%) Workday
8 2 (3.13%) GoldenSource
8 2 (3.13%) Rackspace
8 2 (3.13%) Teradata
9 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.56%) Murex
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