Period
to 19 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1040 1079 1091
Rank change year-on-year +39 +12 +118
Permanent jobs citing AMQP 58 107 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.062% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 44 78 41
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £40,250 £39,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £79,250 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 22,535 26,112 27,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.68% 15.17% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16,974 20,771 22,424
UK median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 June 2019.

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 19 June 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 +56 54 £54,500 -5.22% 1
London +74 39 £55,000 -21.43% 1
UK excluding London +39 19 £52,500 +16.67%
South East +8 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Scotland +14 4 £57,000 +20.00%
East of England - 2 - -
Midlands +42 1 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands +30 1 £47,500 +18.75%
North of England +20 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire -12 1 £35,000 -22.22%
South West - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 35 (60.34%) RabbitMQ
2 34 (58.62%) Java
3 26 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (44.83%) RESTful
4 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
5 23 (39.66%) DevOps
6 21 (36.21%) SQL
7 20 (34.48%) OO
8 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 18 (31.03%) TDD
9 17 (29.31%) Kafka
10 16 (27.59%) Spring
10 16 (27.59%) OOP
11 15 (25.86%) SaaS
11 15 (25.86%) REST
12 14 (24.14%) Web Services
12 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
13 13 (22.41%) Python
13 13 (22.41%) C#
13 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
13 13 (22.41%) Docker
14 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
14 12 (20.69%) Open Source
14 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
14 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
15 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
15 11 (18.97%) .NET
15 11 (18.97%) JMS

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 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.07%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (25.86%) SaaS
3 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (10.34%) Cloudflare
4 6 (10.34%) GitHub
4 6 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (6.90%) Serverless
6 3 (5.17%) AWS IoT
6 3 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (5.17%) IaaS
6 3 (5.17%) PaaS
7 2 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.45%) Quay.io
8 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.72%) Heroku
8 1 (1.72%) Linode
8 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) DNS
1 6 (10.34%) SSL
2 5 (8.62%) MQTT
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.45%) Plixer Scrutinizer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
2 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (15.52%) Big Data
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.79%) MySQL
5 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.45%) MariaDB
8 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) Eclipse
2 9 (15.52%) JUnit
3 8 (13.79%) Eclipse RCP
4 6 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.45%) Scrutinizer-CI
7 1 (1.72%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) Mocha
7 1 (1.72%) NUnit
7 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Local Government
3 2 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Azure Developer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Head of Engineering
7 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Integration Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) RabbitMQ
2 26 (44.83%) RESTful
3 17 (29.31%) Kafka
4 16 (27.59%) Spring
5 15 (25.86%) REST
6 14 (24.14%) Web Services
7 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.97%) .NET
8 11 (18.97%) JMS
8 11 (18.97%) Spring Boot
9 10 (17.24%) React
10 9 (15.52%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (12.07%) .NET Core
11 7 (12.07%) HATEOAS
11 7 (12.07%) XML
12 5 (8.62%) Akka
12 5 (8.62%) Node.js
13 4 (6.90%) CSS
13 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
13 4 (6.90%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) Wiki
3 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.45%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.72%) Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 23 (39.66%) DevOps
3 20 (34.48%) OO
4 18 (31.03%) TDD
5 16 (27.59%) OOP
6 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (20.69%) Open Source
7 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
9 10 (17.24%) Low Latency
10 9 (15.52%) Microservices
10 9 (15.52%) SDLC
11 8 (13.79%) Fintech
12 7 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (10.34%) Information Management
13 6 (10.34%) SOLID
13 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
13 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (10.34%) Workflow
14 5 (8.62%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
5 13 (22.41%) C#
5 13 (22.41%) Python
6 11 (18.97%) Java 8
7 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
8 6 (10.34%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.90%) C++
10 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.17%) Perl
11 2 (3.45%) PHP
11 2 (3.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.72%) C
12 1 (1.72%) Go
12 1 (1.72%) Groovy
12 1 (1.72%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.45%) MCP
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Docker
2 3 (5.17%) Firmware
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) Puppet
3 2 (3.45%) Salt
4 1 (1.72%) Consul
4 1 (1.72%) Grafana
4 1 (1.72%) Graphite
4 1 (1.72%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.72%) OpenView
4 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 9 (15.52%) SAP
3 9 (15.52%) Software AG
3 9 (15.52%) TIBCO
4 8 (13.79%) New Relic
5 5 (8.62%) Google
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) Zend
8 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Splunk