Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 324 346
Rank change year-on-year +66 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 38 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.24% 0.12% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 1
West Midlands median annual salary £82,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +26.32%

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 1,695 1,604 1,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.09% 15.99% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 1,303 922
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -6.46% +6.91%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,820
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.31% +3.64%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon SQS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 November 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 +41 33 £85,000 +54.55%
Coventry - 5 £55,000 -
Amazon SQS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 38 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (89.47%) Amazon RDS
3 33 (86.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 33 (86.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (86.84%) Web Services
4 31 (81.58%) SQL
5 30 (78.95%) Python
6 27 (71.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 27 (71.05%) Presales
7 26 (68.42%) AWS Lambda
7 26 (68.42%) Identity Access Management
7 26 (68.42%) Relational Database
7 26 (68.42%) Amazon Kinesis
7 26 (68.42%) Cosmos DB
7 26 (68.42%) Serverless
7 26 (68.42%) Vendor Relationship Management
7 26 (68.42%) Project Management
7 26 (68.42%) RDBMS
7 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
7 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
7 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (68.42%) MCSE
7 26 (68.42%) MCSA
7 26 (68.42%) Network Security
7 26 (68.42%) Amazon EMR
8 23 (60.53%) Java
9 19 (50.00%) Office 365
9 19 (50.00%) Scala

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 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 33 (86.84%) Azure Active Directory
2 33 (86.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (68.42%) Amazon EMR
3 26 (68.42%) Amazon Kinesis
3 26 (68.42%) AWS Lambda
3 26 (68.42%) Serverless
4 19 (50.00%) Office 365
5 12 (31.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (28.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (18.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudTrail
8 6 (15.79%) IaaS
8 6 (15.79%) PaaS
9 5 (13.16%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (13.16%) SaaS
10 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (10.53%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) Network Security
2 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) Amazon RDS
2 27 (71.05%) Amazon Redshift
3 26 (68.42%) Cosmos DB
3 26 (68.42%) RDBMS
3 26 (68.42%) Relational Database
4 11 (28.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (18.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (10.53%) DB2
7 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
7 4 (10.53%) MySQL
7 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Architect
1 28 (73.68%) Cloud Architect
2 25 (65.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 25 (65.79%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (57.89%) Lead Architect
4 21 (55.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 10 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) Web Services
2 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
1 7 (18.42%) Private Cloud
1 7 (18.42%) Public Cloud
1 7 (18.42%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (13.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Presales
2 26 (68.42%) Identity Access Management
2 26 (68.42%) Project Management
2 26 (68.42%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 19 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (26.32%) DevOps
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
5 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
5 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (10.53%) Line Management
7 4 (10.53%) Microservices
7 4 (10.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) Python
3 23 (60.53%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 19 (50.00%) Scala
4 19 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) MCSA
1 26 (68.42%) MCSE
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GDPR
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.53%) Docker
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (28.95%) Puppet
3 6 (15.79%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) VMware