The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Protocol Buffers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 937 980
Rank change year-on-year +83 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Protocol Buffers 20 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.055% 0.026% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 5
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £69,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year -34.61% -  

Protocol Buffers is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36381 38438 42391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.96% 38.97% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30594 33402 36268
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Protocol Buffers
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Protocol Buffers as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Protocol Buffers in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Protocol Buffers in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Protocol Buffers in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +59 17 £60,000 +33.33% 7
London +40 13 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £40,000 -
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +21 1 - - 2
Southwark - 1 £105,000 -
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Protocol Buffers 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 Protocol Buffers.

1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) JSON
3 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (56.86%) SQL
5 27 (52.94%) XML
5 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
6 26 (50.98%) Shell Script
7 24 (47.06%) Scrum
7 24 (47.06%) Unix
7 24 (47.06%) OO
7 24 (47.06%) SOAP
7 24 (47.06%) Spring
7 24 (47.06%) Microservices
8 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
8 22 (43.14%) DB2
9 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (37.25%) OOA/OOD
10 19 (37.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (33.33%) Banking
12 16 (31.37%) Maven
12 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
13 15 (29.41%) Gradle
13 15 (29.41%) NoSQL
13 15 (29.41%) Hudson
13 15 (29.41%) MiFID
13 15 (29.41%) Perforce
13 15 (29.41%) Ant
14 14 (27.45%) Finance
15 13 (25.49%) REST
16 12 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design

Protocol Buffers
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 11 (21.57%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.88%) Jetty
3 3 (5.88%) MediaWiki
3 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
2 22 (43.14%) DB2
3 15 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 11 (21.57%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
6 8 (15.69%) Redis
7 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
8 4 (7.84%) Big Data
8 4 (7.84%) Parquet
9 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
9 3 (5.88%) KNIME
9 3 (5.88%) MySQL
9 3 (5.88%) RethinkDB
10 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
2 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
2 16 (31.37%) Maven
3 15 (29.41%) Ant
3 15 (29.41%) Gradle
3 15 (29.41%) Hudson
4 6 (11.76%) git-flow
5 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.84%) FindBugs
5 4 (7.84%) JUnit
6 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 3 (5.88%) Buildbot
6 3 (5.88%) Log4j
6 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.88%) Mockito
6 3 (5.88%) SCons
7 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.96%) JIRA
8 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (33.33%) Banking
2 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Legal
4 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 29 (56.86%) Java Developer
3 18 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.92%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.96%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Report Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) JSON
2 27 (52.94%) XML
3 24 (47.06%) SOAP
3 24 (47.06%) Spring
4 13 (25.49%) REST
5 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (17.65%) gRPC
5 9 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (15.69%) Apache Avro
6 8 (15.69%) Node.js
6 8 (15.69%) SignalR
7 7 (13.73%) RESTful
7 7 (13.73%) WCF
7 7 (13.73%) WebSockets
8 6 (11.76%) Django
9 5 (9.80%) JMS
10 4 (7.84%) Apache Thrift
10 4 (7.84%) Kafka
10 4 (7.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) OTC Derivatives
2 7 (13.73%) Derivative
3 6 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.88%) Fintech
5 3 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 3 (5.88%) Life Science
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.92%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.96%) Equities
7 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Unix
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Microservices
2 24 (47.06%) OO
2 24 (47.06%) Scrum
3 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (37.25%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (37.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
8 7 (13.73%) Push Notifications
9 6 (11.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) Refactoring
9 6 (11.76%) Software Delivery
9 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.80%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
11 4 (7.84%) SDLC
12 3 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) Shell Script
4 9 (17.65%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) Go
5 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.76%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) C++
7 4 (7.84%) C
7 4 (7.84%) F#
7 4 (7.84%) Scala
8 3 (5.88%) GraphQL
9 2 (3.92%) Clojure
9 2 (3.92%) Groovy
9 2 (3.92%) Haskell
9 2 (3.92%) Lisp
10 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.88%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) MiFID
2 10 (19.61%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (15.69%) EMIR
4 3 (5.88%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.84%) Mesos
3 3 (5.88%) Ansible
3 3 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.96%) Graphite
4 1 (1.96%) Kibana
4 1 (1.96%) logstash
4 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Perforce
2 10 (19.61%) Google
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Solace
4 3 (5.88%) Sybase
4 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.92%) Murex
6 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Reuters
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Yoti ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago