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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 327 286 260
Rank change year-on-year -41 -26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Amazon SQS 808 395 47
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.02% 1.05% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 2.19% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 252 229 45
10th Percentile £56,250 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £85,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +47.83% -28.13%
75th Percentile £93,750 £115,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £135,000 £82,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -5.17%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,757 18,041 3,907
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.89% 48.00% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20,704 14,292 3,389
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -8.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

Amazon SQS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon SQS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Amazon SQS trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon SQS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon SQS.

Amazon SQS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon SQS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Amazon SQS over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Amazon SQS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Amazon SQS job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Amazon SQS.

1 798 (98.76%) AWS
2 614 (75.99%) Serverless
3 594 (73.51%) AWS Lambda
4 551 (68.19%) Software Engineering
5 439 (54.33%) Amazon S3
6 425 (52.60%) Docker
7 376 (46.53%) Microservices
8 370 (45.79%) Agile
9 368 (45.54%) DynamoDB
10 341 (42.20%) DevOps
11 330 (40.84%) React
12 303 (37.50%) Python
13 296 (36.63%) Amazon EC2
14 292 (36.14%) MySQL
15 289 (35.77%) Node.js
16 281 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
17 278 (34.41%) CI/CD
18 272 (33.66%) TypeScript
19 256 (31.68%) Terraform
20 244 (30.20%) Finance
21 225 (27.85%) JavaScript
22 222 (27.48%) SaaS
23 220 (27.23%) PostgreSQL
24 216 (26.73%) Go
24 216 (26.73%) Full Stack Development
25 214 (26.49%) Scrum
26 203 (25.12%) AWS CloudFormation
27 198 (24.50%) Git (software)
28 197 (24.38%) AWS Fargate
29 195 (24.13%) Java

Amazon SQS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 53 (6.56%) Confluence
2 43 (5.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 38 (4.70%) Apache
4 22 (2.72%) Drupal
5 16 (1.98%) MQSeries
6 10 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.74%) nginx
9 5 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.25%) OpenWhisk
10 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.12%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.12%) SAS
11 1 (0.12%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Magento
1 2 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 798 (98.76%) AWS
2 614 (75.99%) Serverless
3 594 (73.51%) AWS Lambda
4 439 (54.33%) Amazon S3
5 296 (36.63%) Amazon EC2
6 222 (27.48%) SaaS
7 203 (25.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 197 (24.38%) AWS Fargate
9 181 (22.40%) Amazon ECS
10 133 (16.46%) GCP
11 125 (15.47%) CloudFront
12 110 (13.61%) GitHub
13 101 (12.50%) Azure
14 99 (12.25%) Cloudflare
15 85 (10.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 83 (10.27%) GitHub Actions
17 78 (9.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 69 (8.54%) Amazon EKS
19 67 (8.29%) PaaS
20 64 (7.92%) Paddle
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.73%) DNS
1 14 (1.73%) Internet
2 7 (0.87%) Broadband
2 7 (0.87%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.37%) HTTP
4 2 (0.25%) Firewall
4 2 (0.25%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.25%) VPN
4 2 (0.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (45.54%) DynamoDB
2 292 (36.14%) MySQL
3 281 (34.78%) Amazon RDS
4 220 (27.23%) PostgreSQL
5 142 (17.57%) Redis
6 85 (10.52%) Relational Database
7 75 (9.28%) Amazon Aurora
8 62 (7.67%) BigQuery
9 61 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
10 45 (5.57%) Big Data
11 41 (5.07%) NoSQL
12 39 (4.83%) MongoDB
13 34 (4.21%) Amazon Redshift
14 24 (2.97%) Power BI
15 19 (2.35%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.61%) MariaDB
17 10 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.24%) SQL Server
18 6 (0.74%) Data Lake
19 5 (0.62%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 198 (24.50%) Git (software)
2 121 (14.98%) Jenkins
3 76 (9.41%) Bitbucket
4 64 (7.92%) JIRA
5 46 (5.69%) Cypress.io
6 44 (5.45%) CircleCI
7 38 (4.70%) GitLab
8 25 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (2.60%) Maven
10 20 (2.48%) SonarQube
11 16 (1.98%) PHPUnit
12 14 (1.73%) Gradle
13 13 (1.61%) Postman
14 12 (1.49%) IntelliJ
14 12 (1.49%) JUnit
15 11 (1.36%) Mercurial
16 10 (1.24%) Artifactory
16 10 (1.24%) Checkstyle
17 7 (0.87%) TeamCity
18 6 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 244 (30.20%) Finance
2 107 (13.24%) Social Skills
3 69 (8.54%) Presentation Skills
4 66 (8.17%) Banking
5 49 (6.06%) Games
6 48 (5.94%) Marketing
6 48 (5.94%) Public Sector
7 46 (5.69%) Retail
8 45 (5.57%) Legal
9 43 (5.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 25 (3.09%) Local Government
11 22 (2.72%) Multimedia
11 22 (2.72%) Publishing
12 20 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (1.86%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.99%) Front Office
15 5 (0.62%) Billing
15 5 (0.62%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.50%) Automotive
17 2 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 344 (42.57%) Software Engineer
2 210 (25.99%) Senior Software Engineer
3 189 (23.39%) Developer
4 112 (13.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 81 (10.02%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 73 (9.03%) Site Engineer
7 65 (8.04%) Senior Developer
8 52 (6.44%) Backend Developer
9 46 (5.69%) Full Stack Developer
10 32 (3.96%) Cloud Engineer
10 32 (3.96%) Java Developer
11 29 (3.59%) Lead DevOps
12 25 (3.09%) .NET Developer
13 24 (2.97%) Senior DevOps
13 24 (2.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 23 (2.85%) Principal Engineer
14 23 (2.85%) Senior Backend Developer
15 22 (2.72%) Architect
16 21 (2.60%) C# Developer
16 21 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (40.84%) React
2 289 (35.77%) Node.js
3 178 (22.03%) REST
4 166 (20.54%) CSS
5 161 (19.93%) GraphQL
6 120 (14.85%) AngularJS
7 117 (14.48%) Symfony
8 111 (13.74%) Laravel
9 103 (12.75%) .NET
10 95 (11.76%) Spring
11 92 (11.39%) Kafka
12 76 (9.41%) .NET Core
12 76 (9.41%) Lambda Expressions
13 73 (9.03%) RabbitMQ
14 69 (8.54%) Jest
14 69 (8.54%) LAMP
15 67 (8.29%) Ruby on Rails
16 65 (8.04%) gRPC
17 61 (7.55%) HTML
18 53 (6.56%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 107 (13.24%) Legacy Systems
2 85 (10.52%) Blog
3 75 (9.28%) Mobile App
4 71 (8.79%) User Experience
5 61 (7.55%) Cloud Native
6 42 (5.20%) Hackathon
7 27 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (3.22%) Marketing Technology
9 23 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
10 22 (2.72%) Low-Code
10 22 (2.72%) Over-the-Top Content
10 22 (2.72%) Semantic Web
11 20 (2.48%) Virtual Team
12 18 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
13 16 (1.98%) Smartphone
14 11 (1.36%) Public Cloud
14 11 (1.36%) Video on Demand
15 8 (0.99%) Clustering
16 7 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.87%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 132 (16.34%) Linux
2 56 (6.93%) Ubuntu
3 49 (6.06%) Android
3 49 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 39 (4.83%) Unix
5 30 (3.71%) Windows
6 20 (2.48%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.50%) OpenWrt
8 2 (0.25%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (68.19%) Software Engineering
2 376 (46.53%) Microservices
3 370 (45.79%) Agile
4 341 (42.20%) DevOps
5 278 (34.41%) CI/CD
6 216 (26.73%) Full Stack Development
7 214 (26.49%) Scrum
8 185 (22.90%) Kanban
9 182 (22.52%) Coaching
10 167 (20.67%) TDD
11 159 (19.68%) Mentoring
11 159 (19.68%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 152 (18.81%) Infrastructure as Code
13 141 (17.45%) Pair Programming
14 122 (15.10%) Fintech
15 120 (14.85%) Event-Driven
16 118 (14.60%) BDD
17 109 (13.49%) Open Source
18 92 (11.39%) Data Science
19 87 (10.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 303 (37.50%) Python
2 272 (33.66%) TypeScript
3 225 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 216 (26.73%) Go
5 195 (24.13%) Java
6 187 (23.14%) PHP
7 150 (18.56%) SQL
8 99 (12.25%) C#
9 82 (10.15%) Ruby
10 61 (7.55%) ES6
11 44 (5.45%) Kotlin
12 31 (3.84%) Bash
12 31 (3.84%) Scala
13 20 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.98%) C
15 12 (1.49%) Perl
16 9 (1.11%) R
17 8 (0.99%) C++
17 8 (0.99%) VB
18 7 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (6.19%) Degree
2 39 (4.83%) Numerate Degree
3 32 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.19%) QA
2 14 (1.73%) SEPA
3 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.50%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.50%) GDPR
5 3 (0.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.25%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 425 (52.60%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.25%) KVM
3 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 256 (31.68%) Terraform
2 180 (22.28%) Kubernetes
3 120 (14.85%) Grafana
4 19 (2.35%) Ansible
5 13 (1.61%) Puppet
6 11 (1.36%) Kibana
7 8 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.99%) Rancher
8 7 (0.87%) Salt
9 6 (0.74%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.50%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.37%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.37%) Consul
12 2 (0.25%) Argo
12 2 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.12%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.12%) Graphite
13 1 (0.12%) Graylog
13 1 (0.12%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 124 (15.35%) Google
2 70 (8.66%) New Relic
3 32 (3.96%) Zend
4 28 (3.47%) Oracle
5 22 (2.72%) Dell
6 21 (2.60%) Microsoft
7 20 (2.48%) Atlassian
7 20 (2.48%) Datto
8 10 (1.24%) BT
8 10 (1.24%) CrowdStrike
8 10 (1.24%) Okta
8 10 (1.24%) Virgin Media
9 9 (1.11%) Elastic Path
9 9 (1.11%) SendGrid
9 9 (1.11%) Stackify
10 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.87%) Apple
11 7 (0.87%) Klarna
11 7 (0.87%) PayPal
11 7 (0.87%) Xero