Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring MQTT skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited MQTT over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 825 882 1081
Rank change year-on-year +57 +199 -201
Permanent jobs citing MQTT 79 37 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 116
10th Percentile £30,250 £42,750 £51,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,875 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -30.00% +36.36%
75th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £62,500 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +9.09%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK

MQTT falls under the Communications and Computer Networking category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,853 15,169 22,929
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 12.61% 16.40% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9,443 7,634 11,811
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £70,938 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,886 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.25% -5.26% +5.56%

MQTT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MQTT in the UK

MQTT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MQTT in the UK

MQTT
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing MQTT over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for MQTT in the UK

MQTT
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQTT within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -8 76 £57,500 +9.52% 13
England +56 60 £58,000 +10.48% 16
North of England +42 35 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Work from Home +35 21 £58,500 +17.00% 5
North West -6 19 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Yorkshire +77 13 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 11 - -
Midlands -31 10 £58,500 +17.00% 7
West Midlands -6 7 £58,500 +17.00% 3
South East -24 7 £80,000 +56.10% 1
East of England -20 6 £45,000 -16.28% 2
Scotland - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands -27 3 £42,500 +41.67% 4
North East - 3 £35,000 -
London +91 2 £70,000 - 3
Wales +12 1 £27,500 -

MQTT
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.33%) nginx
2 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (45.57%) AWS
2 21 (26.58%) Azure
3 20 (25.32%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (10.13%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.13%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (10.13%) Serverless
5 6 (7.59%) GCP
5 6 (7.59%) GitHub
6 5 (6.33%) Amazon S3
6 5 (6.33%) GitHub Actions
6 5 (6.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (5.06%) AWS IoT
7 4 (5.06%) Datadog
8 3 (3.80%) Amazon ECR
8 3 (3.80%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (3.80%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.80%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (1.27%) BrowserStack
9 1 (1.27%) Firebase
9 1 (1.27%) Sentry
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) HTTP
2 19 (24.05%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (20.25%) RS-485
3 16 (20.25%) Wireless
4 14 (17.72%) 4G
4 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.46%) 3G
6 7 (8.86%) Modbus
7 6 (7.59%) Bluetooth
7 6 (7.59%) LoRaWAN
7 6 (7.59%) VPN
8 5 (6.33%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
9 4 (5.06%) LTE
10 3 (3.80%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.53%) RS-232
11 2 (2.53%) VLAN
11 2 (2.53%) ZigBee
12 1 (1.27%) Converged Networks
12 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (10.13%) MySQL
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (5.06%) DocumentDB
4 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.80%) Big Data
5 3 (3.80%) DynamoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Git
2 4 (5.06%) GitLab
3 3 (3.80%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.80%) Subversion
4 2 (2.53%) JIRA
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 28 (35.44%) Social Skills
2 15 (18.99%) Electronics
3 14 (17.72%) Manufacturing
4 13 (16.46%) Finance
4 13 (16.46%) Marketing
4 13 (16.46%) Public Sector
4 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
5 12 (15.19%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Agriculture
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Software Engineer
2 24 (30.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 19 (24.05%) Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (20.25%) Senior
5 12 (15.19%) Architect
6 11 (13.92%) Software Architect
7 10 (12.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Full Stack Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Firmware Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.06%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) AWS Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) CloudOps Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Operations Manager
10 4 (5.06%) React Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) Node.js
2 22 (27.85%) CSS
2 22 (27.85%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
4 17 (21.52%) REST
5 16 (20.25%) RESTful
6 15 (18.99%) Kafka
6 15 (18.99%) React
7 13 (16.46%) Web Services
8 11 (13.92%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (12.66%) Flask
10 6 (7.59%) Django
10 6 (7.59%) GraphQL
11 5 (6.33%) Apache Thrift
11 5 (6.33%) gRPC
11 5 (6.33%) JSON
11 5 (6.33%) Knex.js
11 5 (6.33%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (6.33%) React Native
11 5 (6.33%) Sequelize
Miscellaneous
1 47 (59.49%) IoT
2 14 (17.72%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (11.39%) Arduino
4 6 (7.59%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (7.59%) Raspberry Pi
5 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.06%) Cloud Native
6 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (5.06%) Industry 4.0
6 4 (5.06%) Robotics
7 3 (3.80%) Distributed Applications
7 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.27%) ARM Cortex
8 1 (1.27%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.27%) Distributed Computing
8 1 (1.27%) FPGA
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) NB-IoT
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.90%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.82%) Software Engineering
2 25 (31.65%) Microservices
3 24 (30.38%) Computer Science
4 23 (29.11%) Agile
5 21 (26.58%) Analytics
5 21 (26.58%) User Experience
6 20 (25.32%) Full Stack Development
7 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
8 18 (22.78%) OO
9 17 (21.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (21.52%) CI/CD
9 17 (21.52%) Computer Vision
9 17 (21.52%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (21.52%) Data Analytics
9 17 (21.52%) DevOps
10 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (18.99%) Product Management
11 15 (18.99%) Software Testing
12 13 (16.46%) Programme Management
12 13 (16.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Python
2 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
3 32 (40.51%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) C++
5 22 (27.85%) C
6 16 (20.25%) TypeScript
7 14 (17.72%) Java
8 6 (7.59%) C#
9 5 (6.33%) Embedded C
9 5 (6.33%) JSX
9 5 (6.33%) R
10 4 (5.06%) Bash
10 4 (5.06%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.80%) Ruby
12 1 (1.27%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.27%) Ladder Logic
12 1 (1.27%) Rust
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Degree
2 11 (13.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (13.92%) Master's Degree
2 11 (13.92%) PhD
3 6 (7.59%) HND
4 1 (1.27%) CCNA
4 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
2 13 (16.46%) GDPR
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.27%) JTAG
3 1 (1.27%) MISRA
3 1 (1.27%) MISRA C
System Software
1 23 (29.11%) Firmware
2 14 (17.72%) Docker
3 6 (7.59%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.06%) Terraform
3 2 (2.53%) Functional Safety
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) SAP
2 12 (15.19%) Google
3 6 (7.59%) NVIDIA
4 3 (3.80%) Siemens
4 3 (3.80%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (1.27%) Aruba
5 1 (1.27%) Atmel
5 1 (1.27%) AVEVA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Freescale
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Meraki
5 1 (1.27%) QNX
5 1 (1.27%) Renesas
5 1 (1.27%) Rockwell