Period
to 17 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RabbitMQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RabbitMQ over the 6 months to 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
UK
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 324 392 360
Rank change year-on-year +68 -32 +22
Permanent jobs citing RabbitMQ 792 839 1,299
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 1.91% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 580 720 1,091
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £81,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

RabbitMQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,659 43,861 58,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.00% 39.48% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27,069 36,459 48,018
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

RabbitMQ
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing RabbitMQ over the 6 months to 17 April 2021.

Salary histogram for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RabbitMQ within the UK over the 6 months to 17 April 2021. 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 +54 681 £60,000 -4.00% 188
UK excluding London +96 427 £55,000 +10.00% 100
London +37 304 £70,000 -6.67% 93
Work from Home -73 141 £60,000 -4.00% 35
North of England +51 121 £52,500 +2.44% 32
South East +42 118 £57,500 +9.52% 32
North West +53 64 £52,500 - 18
Scotland +47 53 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Yorkshire -8 53 £52,500 - 12
South West +26 48 £52,500 +16.67% 12
East of England +69 47 £65,000 -3.70% 11
Midlands +26 32 £50,000 +11.11% 7
East Midlands -4 18 £63,750 +50.00% 1
West Midlands +19 14 £47,500 - 6
Northern Ireland +3 5 £52,500 +31.25%
North East +17 4 £44,750 +5.29% 2
Wales +35 2 £37,500 -18.92% 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 April 2021, IT jobs citing RabbitMQ 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 RabbitMQ.

1 370 (46.72%) Docker
2 366 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
3 323 (40.78%) SQL
4 320 (40.40%) Kubernetes
5 316 (39.90%) Microservices
6 310 (39.14%) C#
7 292 (36.87%) Java
8 277 (34.97%) Software Engineering
9 244 (30.81%) Kafka
10 238 (30.05%) TDD
11 235 (29.67%) AWS
12 234 (29.55%) Python
13 233 (29.42%) Redis
14 230 (29.04%) JavaScript
15 227 (28.66%) DevOps
16 215 (27.15%) .NET
17 207 (26.14%) Git (software)
18 203 (25.63%) PostgreSQL
19 200 (25.25%) Azure
20 171 (21.59%) Elasticsearch
21 163 (20.58%) Finance
22 160 (20.20%) Scrum
23 157 (19.82%) NoSQL
24 156 (19.70%) REST
25 151 (19.07%) SQL Server
26 150 (18.94%) AngularJS
27 149 (18.81%) MongoDB
28 146 (18.43%) Spring
29 143 (18.06%) Jenkins
30 138 (17.42%) .NET Core

RabbitMQ
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
1 171 (21.59%) Elasticsearch
2 71 (8.96%) nginx
3 43 (5.43%) Apache
4 37 (4.67%) ColdFusion
5 28 (3.54%) Apache Spark
6 27 (3.41%) Confluence
7 20 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 16 (2.02%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.64%) Apache TomEE
9 13 (1.64%) Tornado
10 11 (1.39%) GemFire
11 10 (1.26%) NServiceBus
12 9 (1.14%) IIS
13 7 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.76%) Apache Pulsar
14 6 (0.76%) Jupyter
15 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.25%) GIMP
1 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.13%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 235 (29.67%) AWS
2 200 (25.25%) Azure
3 62 (7.83%) GCP
4 51 (6.44%) SaaS
5 43 (5.43%) GitHub
6 37 (4.67%) PaaS
7 28 (3.54%) IaaS
8 27 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
9 15 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (1.89%) Serverless
10 14 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.26%) Logic Apps
12 9 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (1.14%) Amazon S3
12 9 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.88%) Slack
14 7 (0.88%) Trello
15 6 (0.76%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.16%) HTTP
2 16 (2.02%) AMQP
3 11 (1.39%) DNS
4 10 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.88%) Internet
5 7 (0.88%) Skype
6 6 (0.76%) Firewall
6 6 (0.76%) VPN
7 5 (0.63%) Calico
7 5 (0.63%) FTP
7 5 (0.63%) MQTT
7 5 (0.63%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.51%) Network Security
9 3 (0.38%) H.323
9 3 (0.38%) RTP
9 3 (0.38%) SMTP
10 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.25%) SSL
11 1 (0.13%) VLAN
11 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (29.42%) Redis
2 203 (25.63%) PostgreSQL
3 157 (19.82%) NoSQL
4 151 (19.07%) SQL Server
5 149 (18.81%) MongoDB
6 116 (14.65%) MySQL
7 85 (10.73%) Relational Database
8 46 (5.81%) Big Data
9 33 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 33 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.03%) Hazelcast
11 17 (2.15%) Couchbase
12 14 (1.77%) Riak
13 13 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (1.26%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
16 9 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (1.01%) Apache Hive
17 8 (1.01%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 207 (26.14%) Git (software)
2 143 (18.06%) Jenkins
3 66 (8.33%) JIRA
4 56 (7.07%) GitLab
5 52 (6.57%) Mercurial
6 50 (6.31%) Subversion
7 36 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 33 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (3.91%) Maven
10 28 (3.54%) Cucumber
10 28 (3.54%) JUnit
11 23 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (2.78%) Selenium
13 17 (2.15%) Mockito
14 12 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.39%) Artifactory
15 11 (1.39%) Protractor
16 8 (1.01%) CircleCI
16 8 (1.01%) Cypress.io
16 8 (1.01%) SonarQube
General
1 163 (20.58%) Finance
2 85 (10.73%) Games
3 73 (9.22%) Marketing
4 55 (6.94%) Banking
5 34 (4.29%) Back Office
6 31 (3.91%) Retail
7 25 (3.16%) Online Betting
8 20 (2.53%) Legal
9 18 (2.27%) Advertising
10 14 (1.77%) Law
11 11 (1.39%) Front Office
11 11 (1.39%) Public Sector
11 11 (1.39%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.63%) Billing
14 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 419 (52.90%) Developer
2 186 (23.48%) Software Engineer
3 122 (15.40%) Java Developer
4 89 (11.24%) .NET Developer
5 85 (10.73%) Senior Developer
6 78 (9.85%) C# Developer
7 68 (8.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 65 (8.21%) Software Developer
9 58 (7.32%) Python Engineer
10 55 (6.94%) Python Software Engineer
11 52 (6.57%) Lead Developer
12 49 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
13 47 (5.93%) Backend Developer
13 47 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
14 46 (5.81%) Development Engineer
15 45 (5.68%) Software Development Engineer
16 44 (5.56%) Java Engineer
17 39 (4.92%) Architect
18 30 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
19 27 (3.41%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (30.81%) Kafka
2 215 (27.15%) .NET
3 156 (19.70%) REST
4 150 (18.94%) AngularJS
5 146 (18.43%) Spring
6 138 (17.42%) .NET Core
7 129 (16.29%) Node.js
8 123 (15.53%) React
9 100 (12.63%) HTML
10 95 (11.99%) CSS
11 94 (11.87%) Spring Boot
12 85 (10.73%) Web Services
13 81 (10.23%) RESTful
14 78 (9.85%) .NET Framework
15 55 (6.94%) ActiveMQ
16 49 (6.19%) ASP.NET
17 46 (5.81%) HTML5
18 41 (5.18%) jQuery
19 39 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
20 38 (4.80%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.84%) Mobile App
2 57 (7.20%) EPoS
3 40 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 39 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (3.28%) User Experience
8 25 (3.16%) Blog
9 24 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (2.40%) Online Games
11 17 (2.15%) Media Streaming
11 17 (2.15%) Over-the-Top Content
12 16 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (1.89%) Cloud Native
13 15 (1.89%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.64%) Mobile Games
15 9 (1.14%) Cyberattack
16 7 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
17 6 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 132 (16.67%) Linux
2 53 (6.69%) Windows
3 28 (3.54%) Unix
4 18 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.02%) CentOS
6 9 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.88%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.63%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.51%) Android
10 4 (0.51%) Debian
10 4 (0.51%) VMS
11 3 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (39.90%) Microservices
3 277 (34.97%) Software Engineering
4 238 (30.05%) TDD
5 227 (28.66%) DevOps
6 160 (20.20%) Scrum
7 136 (17.17%) OO
8 115 (14.52%) BDD
9 108 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (13.51%) Fintech
11 96 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 82 (10.35%) Mentoring
13 71 (8.96%) MVC
13 71 (8.96%) Open Source
14 68 (8.59%) Unit Testing
15 66 (8.33%) E-Commerce
16 62 (7.83%) Computer Science
17 57 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
18 51 (6.44%) API Development
19 49 (6.19%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 323 (40.78%) SQL
2 310 (39.14%) C#
3 292 (36.87%) Java
4 234 (29.55%) Python
5 230 (29.04%) JavaScript
6 90 (11.36%) PHP
7 87 (10.98%) C++
8 60 (7.58%) TypeScript
9 48 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 43 (5.43%) Go
11 37 (4.67%) Java 8
12 30 (3.79%) Scala
13 29 (3.66%) Ruby
14 15 (1.89%) ES6
15 14 (1.77%) Kotlin
15 14 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.52%) C
16 12 (1.52%) Rust
17 9 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (11.36%) Degree
2 27 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.76%) OCP
5 6 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.76%) PhD
6 3 (0.38%) MCSA
6 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.27%) QA
2 8 (1.01%) PSD2
3 7 (0.88%) SLA
4 4 (0.51%) ISO 20022
4 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 370 (46.72%) Docker
2 13 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.63%) Postfix
4 5 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.51%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.38%) Firmware
6 3 (0.38%) HDFS
7 2 (0.25%) Varnish
8 1 (0.13%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
8 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.13%) LXC
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 320 (40.40%) Kubernetes
2 108 (13.64%) Ansible
3 68 (8.59%) Terraform
4 18 (2.27%) Kibana
4 18 (2.27%) Prometheus
5 15 (1.89%) Grafana
6 14 (1.77%) Puppet
7 11 (1.39%) MIIS
8 10 (1.26%) Consul
8 10 (1.26%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.26%) Rancher
9 9 (1.14%) Packer
10 5 (0.63%) Munin
10 5 (0.63%) Nagios
11 4 (0.51%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.51%) vRealize
12 3 (0.38%) logstash
12 3 (0.38%) Salt
13 2 (0.25%) Graylog
Vendors
1 72 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 66 (8.33%) Oracle
3 49 (6.19%) Google
4 35 (4.42%) VMware
5 27 (3.41%) IBM
6 21 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.14%) AppDynamics
8 9 (1.14%) Cloudera
9 6 (0.76%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.76%) Teradata
9 6 (0.76%) Yahoo!
10 5 (0.63%) Lets Encrypt
10 5 (0.63%) Okta
10 5 (0.63%) PayPal
11 3 (0.38%) Apple
11 3 (0.38%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.38%) Spotify
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe