Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Amazon SQS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon SQS over the 6 months to 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 320 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.010% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.12% 0.084% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median annual salary - £45,000 -
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +11.11%

Amazon SQS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,619 1,191 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.47% 11.53% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,254 900 733
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,025
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Amazon SQS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon SQS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon SQS in the West Midlands

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Amazon SQS in the West Midlands

Amazon SQS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon SQS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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
Birmingham +14 2 - -
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon SQS 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) collectd
2 1 (50.00%) StatsD
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Sensu
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Sensu
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) collectd
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) StatsD
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack