Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 268 284 448
Rank change year-on-year +16 +164 -92
Permanent jobs citing RabbitMQ 1,560 550 952
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 1.13% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 2.56% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 760 494 831
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.39% +4.55% -8.33%
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.82%

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 49,435 21,467 52,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.49% 43.93% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31,954 18,265 43,386
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for RabbitMQ in the UK

RabbitMQ
Top 17 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 25 September 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 +33 1,458 £67,500 +12.50% 145
UK excluding London +12 871 £55,000 +10.00% 87
London -5 629 £72,500 +3.57% 66
South East +34 440 £66,250 +20.45% 16
Work from Home -113 335 £70,000 +16.67% 31
North of England -36 195 £52,500 - 26
North West -20 116 £52,500 - 15
Yorkshire -85 76 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Midlands -72 73 £52,500 +27.27% 15
South West -56 64 £57,500 +27.78% 9
Scotland -60 43 £46,000 -14.42% 5
East of England -75 42 £57,500 +4.55% 10
East Midlands -55 39 £42,500 +26.87% 2
West Midlands -76 34 £57,500 +27.78% 13
Wales -44 13 £52,500 +16.67% 6
North East -32 3 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 824 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 821 (52.63%) Microservices
3 758 (48.59%) Java
4 696 (44.62%) AWS
5 684 (43.85%) Docker
6 638 (40.90%) Kafka
7 631 (40.45%) DevOps
8 625 (40.06%) Software Engineering
9 611 (39.17%) SQL
10 594 (38.08%) NoSQL
11 553 (35.45%) Redis
12 552 (35.38%) Kubernetes
13 530 (33.97%) Spring
14 515 (33.01%) Azure
15 514 (32.95%) Finance
16 507 (32.50%) Jenkins
17 492 (31.54%) PostgreSQL
18 485 (31.09%) TDD
19 478 (30.64%) React
20 468 (30.00%) JavaScript
20 468 (30.00%) C#
21 466 (29.87%) Python
21 466 (29.87%) Git (software)
22 456 (29.23%) Linux
23 435 (27.88%) Ansible
24 427 (27.37%) .NET
25 401 (25.71%) AngularJS
26 395 (25.32%) Node.js
27 383 (24.55%) Degree
28 378 (24.23%) RESTful

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
1 317 (20.32%) Elasticsearch
2 256 (16.41%) Apache Spark
3 203 (13.01%) Apache
4 172 (11.03%) GemFire
5 131 (8.40%) nginx
6 113 (7.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 75 (4.81%) Apache Solr
8 49 (3.14%) Tomcat
9 35 (2.24%) Tornado
10 22 (1.41%) CMS
11 21 (1.35%) Apache TomEE
11 21 (1.35%) Confluence
11 21 (1.35%) NServiceBus
11 21 (1.35%) WebSphere
12 18 (1.15%) Drupal
13 15 (0.96%) IIS
14 11 (0.71%) OpenStack
15 9 (0.58%) ColdFusion
16 7 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 17 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (1.09%) GIMP
2 17 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.90%) InVision
3 14 (0.90%) Sketch
4 1 (0.064%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.064%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) Magento
2 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.064%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 696 (44.62%) AWS
2 515 (33.01%) Azure
3 331 (21.22%) GitHub
4 275 (17.63%) GCP
5 228 (14.62%) Amazon Kinesis
6 103 (6.60%) Serverless
7 90 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
8 83 (5.32%) PaaS
9 72 (4.62%) Azure Service Bus
10 68 (4.36%) Amazon SQS
11 67 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
12 59 (3.78%) OpenShift
13 57 (3.65%) SaaS
14 55 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 52 (3.33%) Amazon S3
16 50 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
17 34 (2.18%) IaaS
18 33 (2.12%) GitHub Actions
19 30 (1.92%) Amazon Cognito
20 29 (1.86%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.60%) HTTP
2 72 (4.62%) AMQP
3 42 (2.69%) Internet
4 39 (2.50%) DNS
5 35 (2.24%) Calico
6 32 (2.05%) Firewall
7 29 (1.86%) VPN
8 27 (1.73%) MQTT
9 23 (1.47%) FTP
10 19 (1.22%) TCP/IP
11 18 (1.15%) HTTPS
12 11 (0.71%) SMTP
13 10 (0.64%) Network Security
14 7 (0.45%) SAN
14 7 (0.45%) SD-WAN
14 7 (0.45%) VSAN
15 5 (0.32%) Wireless
16 4 (0.26%) H.323
16 4 (0.26%) RIP
16 4 (0.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (38.08%) NoSQL
2 553 (35.45%) Redis
3 492 (31.54%) PostgreSQL
4 377 (24.17%) Relational Database
5 327 (20.96%) MongoDB
6 321 (20.58%) MySQL
7 276 (17.69%) SQL Server
8 179 (11.47%) HBase
8 179 (11.47%) MariaDB
9 174 (11.15%) Big Data
10 122 (7.82%) Hadoop
11 112 (7.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 93 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 72 (4.62%) Amazon Aurora
14 67 (4.29%) Couchbase
15 59 (3.78%) RDBMS
16 45 (2.88%) Apache Accumulo
17 35 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
18 32 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 31 (1.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 507 (32.50%) Jenkins
2 466 (29.87%) Git (software)
3 190 (12.18%) Gradle
4 189 (12.12%) JUnit
4 189 (12.12%) Sonatype Nexus
5 183 (11.73%) Mockito
6 181 (11.60%) Cucumber
7 175 (11.22%) Protractor
8 153 (9.81%) Cypress.io
9 148 (9.49%) Artifactory
9 148 (9.49%) IntelliJ
10 139 (8.91%) Eclipse
11 136 (8.72%) Storybook
12 90 (5.77%) JIRA
13 88 (5.64%) Selenium
14 74 (4.74%) NUnit
14 74 (4.74%) SonarQube
14 74 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
15 73 (4.68%) GitLab
16 70 (4.49%) Mercurial
General
1 514 (32.95%) Finance
2 340 (21.79%) Banking
3 282 (18.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 230 (14.74%) Social Skills
5 225 (14.42%) Law
6 131 (8.40%) Games
7 92 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
8 79 (5.06%) Retail
9 77 (4.94%) Back Office
10 60 (3.85%) Legal
10 60 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
11 57 (3.65%) Marketing
12 43 (2.76%) Online Betting
13 33 (2.12%) Billing
14 25 (1.60%) Organisational Skills
15 23 (1.47%) Financial Institution
16 18 (1.15%) Advertising
16 18 (1.15%) Manufacturing
17 17 (1.09%) Automotive
17 17 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 766 (49.10%) Developer
2 404 (25.90%) Software Engineer
3 242 (15.51%) Java Developer
4 153 (9.81%) .NET Developer
5 145 (9.29%) Senior Developer
6 140 (8.97%) Lead Developer
7 134 (8.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 133 (8.53%) Software Developer
9 127 (8.14%) Principal Engineer
10 116 (7.44%) Principal Software Engineer
11 111 (7.12%) Full Stack Developer
12 100 (6.41%) Backend Developer
13 84 (5.38%) C# Developer
14 66 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
15 64 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
15 64 (4.10%) Python Engineer
16 62 (3.97%) Lead Java Developer
17 60 (3.85%) Python Software Engineer
18 51 (3.27%) PHP Developer
19 49 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (40.90%) Kafka
2 530 (33.97%) Spring
3 478 (30.64%) React
4 427 (27.37%) .NET
5 401 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 395 (25.32%) Node.js
7 378 (24.23%) RESTful
8 361 (23.14%) CSS
9 329 (21.09%) Spring Boot
10 306 (19.62%) REST
11 237 (15.19%) HTML
12 221 (14.17%) .NET Core
13 202 (12.95%) Redux
13 202 (12.95%) Web Services
14 194 (12.44%) JSON
15 165 (10.58%) Express
16 159 (10.19%) WireMock
17 156 (10.00%) Play Framework
18 155 (9.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 137 (8.78%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 206 (13.21%) User Experience
2 138 (8.85%) Linux Command Line
3 118 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
4 87 (5.58%) Blog
5 75 (4.81%) Algorithms
6 66 (4.23%) Mobile App
7 64 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
8 55 (3.53%) Data Structures
9 40 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.99%) Cloud Native
11 22 (1.41%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.41%) Credit Risk
12 21 (1.35%) Legacy Code
12 21 (1.35%) Social Network
13 18 (1.15%) EFT
13 18 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
14 17 (1.09%) Industry 4.0
15 15 (0.96%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.90%) EPoS
16 14 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 456 (29.23%) Linux
2 256 (16.41%) Unix
3 112 (7.18%) Windows
4 53 (3.40%) Android
5 42 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.73%) VMS
7 22 (1.41%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.15%) AIX
9 13 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 13 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.26%) CentOS
11 4 (0.26%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.13%) Debian
13 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.13%) SUSE
13 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 821 (52.63%) Microservices
3 631 (40.45%) DevOps
4 625 (40.06%) Software Engineering
5 485 (31.09%) TDD
6 373 (23.91%) Computer Science
7 371 (23.78%) Full Stack Development
8 311 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
9 309 (19.81%) OO
10 285 (18.27%) Open Source
11 261 (16.73%) Scrum
12 237 (15.19%) BDD
13 234 (15.00%) High Availability
14 233 (14.94%) Clean Code
15 225 (14.42%) Digital Banking
16 210 (13.46%) Unit Testing
17 198 (12.69%) Software Testing
18 196 (12.56%) Mentoring
18 196 (12.56%) Multithreading
19 164 (10.51%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 758 (48.59%) Java
2 611 (39.17%) SQL
3 468 (30.00%) C#
3 468 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 466 (29.87%) Python
5 163 (10.45%) TypeScript
6 161 (10.32%) C++
7 155 (9.94%) Shell Script
8 136 (8.72%) Groovy
9 130 (8.33%) Bash Shell
10 129 (8.27%) PHP
11 108 (6.92%) Java 8
12 98 (6.28%) Go
13 87 (5.58%) Scala
14 82 (5.26%) PowerShell
15 62 (3.97%) Ruby
16 54 (3.46%) ES6
17 53 (3.40%) Kotlin
18 50 (3.21%) C
19 39 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 383 (24.55%) Degree
2 161 (10.32%) OCP
2 161 (10.32%) Oracle Certification
3 125 (8.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.51%) Master's Degree
4 8 (0.51%) PhD
4 8 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.064%) CCNA
6 1 (0.064%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.064%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.03%) QA
2 45 (2.88%) SLA
3 38 (2.44%) PSD2
4 8 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.45%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.19%) GDPR
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) GRC
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.064%) HL7
System Software
1 684 (43.85%) Docker
2 131 (8.40%) HDFS
3 120 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (1.79%) Active Directory
6 23 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.71%) etcd
8 8 (0.51%) KVM
8 8 (0.51%) Varnish
9 7 (0.45%) Ceph
9 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.32%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.32%) vSphere
11 4 (0.26%) LXC
12 3 (0.19%) Firmware
13 1 (0.064%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.064%) NFS
13 1 (0.064%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.064%) Xen
Systems Management
1 552 (35.38%) Kubernetes
2 435 (27.88%) Ansible
3 294 (18.85%) Terraform
4 127 (8.14%) Grafana
5 113 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
6 83 (5.32%) Puppet
7 82 (5.26%) Prometheus
8 62 (3.97%) Kibana
9 45 (2.88%) Opsgenie
10 38 (2.44%) Graphite
11 32 (2.05%) Graylog
12 31 (1.99%) ZABBIX
13 27 (1.73%) logstash
14 26 (1.67%) Consul
15 20 (1.28%) Salt
16 15 (0.96%) HAProxy
16 15 (0.96%) Pingdom
17 13 (0.83%) Bugsnag
17 13 (0.83%) Rancher
18 12 (0.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 195 (12.50%) Oracle
2 182 (11.67%) VMware
3 136 (8.72%) Okta
4 91 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 79 (5.06%) Google
6 42 (2.69%) IBM
7 23 (1.47%) PayPal
8 22 (1.41%) New Relic
9 17 (1.09%) Adobe
10 15 (0.96%) LexisNexis
10 15 (0.96%) Red Hat
11 14 (0.90%) BT
12 11 (0.71%) AppDynamics
12 11 (0.71%) Sun
13 10 (0.64%) Apple
13 10 (0.64%) Rackspace
14 9 (0.58%) Alibaba
15 7 (0.45%) Dynatrace
15 7 (0.45%) SAP
16 5 (0.32%) Splunk