Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pivotal Software RabbitMQ
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 272 421 335
Rank change year-on-year +149 -86 +53
Permanent jobs citing RabbitMQ 712 885 1,448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.09% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 1.81% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 720 821 1,293
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,450 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 27,957 48,770 59,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.68% 38.82% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23,652 40,406 49,521
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
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% +5.88%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +107 641 £57,500 -4.17% 115
UK excluding London +179 404 £52,500 +5.00% 79
London +64 274 £67,500 -6.90% 44
Work from Home +1 147 £57,500 +4.55% 29
South East +119 132 £55,000 -4.35% 15
North of England +84 120 £52,500 +5.00% 38
North West +93 59 £55,000 +4.76% 28
Yorkshire +30 56 £52,500 +5.00% 9
South West +75 40 £52,500 +10.53% 4
East of England +91 32 £65,000 -7.14% 6
Midlands +68 31 £45,000 - 8
Scotland +55 27 £47,500 -19.15% 3
East Midlands +41 17 £30,000 -31.43% 1
Wales +57 16 £42,500 -19.05% 4
West Midlands +70 14 £47,500 +5.56% 7
North East +23 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Northern Ireland +19 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 337 (47.33%) SQL
2 325 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (43.54%) Docker
4 287 (40.31%) C#
5 286 (40.17%) Kubernetes
6 281 (39.47%) Java
7 276 (38.76%) Microservices
8 244 (34.27%) Software Engineering
9 241 (33.85%) DevOps
10 232 (32.58%) Python
11 224 (31.46%) JavaScript
12 221 (31.04%) PostgreSQL
13 217 (30.48%) .NET
14 208 (29.21%) Redis
15 206 (28.93%) AWS
16 205 (28.79%) Kafka
17 202 (28.37%) TDD
18 195 (27.39%) Azure
19 185 (25.98%) Elasticsearch
20 173 (24.30%) .NET Core
21 169 (23.74%) AngularJS
22 168 (23.60%) SQL Server
23 160 (22.47%) Spring
24 156 (21.91%) Git (software)
25 147 (20.65%) REST
25 147 (20.65%) Scrum
26 143 (20.08%) NoSQL
27 139 (19.52%) React
28 135 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
29 126 (17.70%) HTML

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
1 185 (25.98%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (10.11%) Apache
3 69 (9.69%) Apache Spark
4 63 (8.85%) nginx
5 16 (2.25%) ColdFusion
6 15 (2.11%) Tornado
7 14 (1.97%) Confluence
7 14 (1.97%) NServiceBus
8 8 (1.12%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.84%) IIS
9 6 (0.84%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.70%) GeoServer
10 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.56%) Apache Pulsar
11 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.42%) JBoss
12 3 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.28%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (0.28%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 206 (28.93%) AWS
2 195 (27.39%) Azure
3 112 (15.73%) GCP
4 66 (9.27%) GitHub
5 47 (6.60%) Stackdriver
6 41 (5.76%) SaaS
7 27 (3.79%) IaaS
8 20 (2.81%) PaaS
9 17 (2.39%) Amazon Kinesis
9 17 (2.39%) Slack
10 11 (1.54%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.98%) DigitalOcean
12 7 (0.98%) Logic Apps
12 7 (0.98%) Serverless
12 7 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.97%) Skype
2 12 (1.69%) HTTP
3 8 (1.12%) AMQP
3 8 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.98%) DNS
5 5 (0.70%) Firewall
5 5 (0.70%) Internet
5 5 (0.70%) OpenVPN
5 5 (0.70%) VPN
6 3 (0.42%) SNMP
7 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 2 (0.28%) LAN
7 2 (0.28%) SMTP
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) DHCP
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) VoIP
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (31.04%) PostgreSQL
2 208 (29.21%) Redis
3 168 (23.60%) SQL Server
4 143 (20.08%) NoSQL
5 105 (14.75%) MongoDB
6 98 (13.76%) MySQL
7 60 (8.43%) Big Data
8 42 (5.90%) Relational Database
9 28 (3.93%) Hadoop
10 22 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (2.81%) Riak
12 19 (2.67%) Hazelcast
13 11 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.40%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.40%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (1.12%) Blockchain
17 7 (0.98%) Flink
Development Applications
1 156 (21.91%) Git (software)
2 108 (15.17%) Jenkins
3 54 (7.58%) TeamCity
4 48 (6.74%) Gradle
5 47 (6.60%) Subversion
6 45 (6.32%) JIRA
7 39 (5.48%) Mercurial
8 28 (3.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (3.51%) GitLab
10 17 (2.39%) Maven
11 16 (2.25%) Selenium
12 13 (1.83%) JUnit
12 13 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.40%) Mockito
14 9 (1.26%) Bitbucket
15 8 (1.12%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.12%) SonarQube
16 7 (0.98%) Visual Studio
17 6 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (0.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 118 (16.57%) Finance
2 65 (9.13%) Games
3 53 (7.44%) Public Sector
4 40 (5.62%) Marketing
5 31 (4.35%) Banking
6 22 (3.09%) Retail
7 21 (2.95%) Back Office
8 20 (2.81%) Online Betting
9 15 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.97%) Front Office
11 10 (1.40%) Advertising
12 8 (1.12%) Legal
13 2 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 421 (59.13%) Developer
2 159 (22.33%) Software Engineer
3 127 (17.84%) Senior Developer
4 117 (16.43%) Java Developer
5 106 (14.89%) .NET Developer
6 91 (12.78%) C# Developer
7 61 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 60 (8.43%) Python Engineer
9 57 (8.01%) Python Software Engineer
10 52 (7.30%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (6.04%) Java Engineer
11 43 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
12 42 (5.90%) Software Developer
13 40 (5.62%) Architect
14 37 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
15 32 (4.49%) Lead Developer
16 29 (4.07%) Python Developer
17 28 (3.93%) Development Engineer
18 27 (3.79%) Software Development Engineer
19 25 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (30.48%) .NET
2 205 (28.79%) Kafka
3 173 (24.30%) .NET Core
4 169 (23.74%) AngularJS
5 160 (22.47%) Spring
6 147 (20.65%) REST
7 139 (19.52%) React
8 126 (17.70%) HTML
9 117 (16.43%) CSS
10 108 (15.17%) Node.js
11 104 (14.61%) Spring Boot
12 71 (9.97%) ASP.NET
13 68 (9.55%) .NET Framework
14 63 (8.85%) HTML5
14 63 (8.85%) Web Services
15 54 (7.58%) ActiveMQ
16 52 (7.30%) JSON
17 51 (7.16%) ASP.NET Web API
18 50 (7.02%) Spring Integration
19 48 (6.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.76%) Algorithms
2 30 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (3.79%) EPoS
5 21 (2.95%) Online Games
6 19 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (2.67%) Media Streaming
6 19 (2.67%) Mobile Games
6 19 (2.67%) Over-the-Top Content
7 16 (2.25%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.11%) Cloud Native
9 12 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.54%) User Experience
11 9 (1.26%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.98%) NHS
14 6 (0.84%) Blog
14 6 (0.84%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.36%) Linux
2 80 (11.24%) Windows
3 22 (3.09%) Unix
4 16 (2.25%) CentOS
5 9 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.70%) Fedora
7 5 (0.70%) VMS
7 5 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.42%) Android
8 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.42%) Debian
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) VyOS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (38.76%) Microservices
3 244 (34.27%) Software Engineering
4 241 (33.85%) DevOps
5 202 (28.37%) TDD
6 147 (20.65%) Scrum
7 135 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
8 111 (15.59%) OO
9 105 (14.75%) Test Automation
10 85 (11.94%) MVC
11 83 (11.66%) BDD
12 81 (11.38%) Fintech
13 72 (10.11%) Domain-Driven Design
14 70 (9.83%) Mentoring
15 64 (8.99%) Unit Testing
16 54 (7.58%) E-Commerce
17 53 (7.44%) Mathematics
17 53 (7.44%) Pair Programming
18 52 (7.30%) Open Source
19 51 (7.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 337 (47.33%) SQL
2 287 (40.31%) C#
3 281 (39.47%) Java
4 232 (32.58%) Python
5 224 (31.46%) JavaScript
6 102 (14.33%) C++
7 70 (9.83%) PHP
8 46 (6.46%) Go
8 46 (6.46%) Scala
8 46 (6.46%) TypeScript
9 40 (5.62%) Bash Shell
10 32 (4.49%) Java 8
11 23 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 18 (2.53%) Ruby
13 15 (2.11%) F#
14 13 (1.83%) ES6
15 10 (1.40%) C
15 10 (1.40%) Kotlin
16 7 (0.98%) Rust
16 7 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (12.08%) Degree
2 61 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 58 (8.15%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.98%) PhD
6 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.42%) MCSA
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) ISEB
8 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.95%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) EMIR
3 2 (0.28%) MiFID
3 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 310 (43.54%) Docker
2 7 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.70%) Xen
4 4 (0.56%) HDFS
4 4 (0.56%) Postfix
4 4 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.42%) Firmware
6 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) Gluster
7 1 (0.14%) LXC
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 286 (40.17%) Kubernetes
2 94 (13.20%) Terraform
3 87 (12.22%) Ansible
4 58 (8.15%) Grafana
5 20 (2.81%) Puppet
6 15 (2.11%) MIIS
7 12 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (1.40%) Rancher
9 8 (1.12%) Prometheus
10 7 (0.98%) Nagios
10 7 (0.98%) Salt
11 4 (0.56%) Consul
11 4 (0.56%) Munin
11 4 (0.56%) Packer
12 3 (0.42%) Graylog
12 3 (0.42%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.28%) Kibana
13 2 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 104 (14.61%) Google
2 82 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 51 (7.16%) Splunk
4 50 (7.02%) ServiceNow
5 45 (6.32%) Oracle
6 41 (5.76%) VMware
7 16 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.12%) IBM
9 7 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.98%) Teradata
9 7 (0.98%) Yahoo!
10 4 (0.56%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.56%) Lets Encrypt
10 4 (0.56%) Spotify
11 3 (0.42%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.42%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.28%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.28%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.28%) NetApp
12 2 (0.28%) New Relic