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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 MQTT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MQTT over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Message Queue Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 783 552 309
Rank change year-on-year -231 -243 +29
Permanent jobs citing MQTT 87 45 4
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.11% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 82 16 4
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,375 £46,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £49,375 £51,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +40.91% -8.33% -5.88%
75th Percentile £81,250 £60,000 £70,313
90th Percentile - £67,500 £79,875
UK median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +22.73% -2.22% +2.27%

MQTT is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,025 3,895 1,185
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.75% 10.74% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,375 2,979 965
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,289
25th Percentile £41,567 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £74,125 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.25%

MQTT
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

MQTT trend for jobs with a WFH option

MQTT
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

MQTT salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing MQTT over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

MQTT salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, MQTT 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 MQTT.

1 72 (82.76%) Linux
2 71 (81.61%) Java
3 68 (78.16%) Python
4 54 (62.07%) Docker
5 53 (60.92%) WebSockets
5 53 (60.92%) Kubernetes
5 53 (60.92%) AMQP
6 52 (59.77%) Algorithms
7 51 (58.62%) Virtual Machines
7 51 (58.62%) Decision-Making
7 51 (58.62%) Machine Learning
7 51 (58.62%) Performance Tuning
7 51 (58.62%) Performance Testing
8 28 (32.18%) Degree
9 25 (28.74%) Computer Science
9 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
9 25 (28.74%) Scrum
10 24 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
11 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
12 22 (25.29%) Performance Engineering
12 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
12 22 (25.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 21 (24.14%) Storyboarding
13 21 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (24.14%) Test Automation
13 21 (24.14%) Kanban
14 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (22.99%) Bitbucket
14 20 (22.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (21.84%) Rational DOORS

MQTT
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 1 (1.15%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) AWS
2 1 (1.15%) AWS IoT
2 1 (1.15%) Azure
2 1 (1.15%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 53 (60.92%) AMQP
2 12 (13.79%) PPP
3 2 (2.30%) DHCP
3 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 2 (2.30%) VLAN
3 2 (2.30%) VPN
3 2 (2.30%) Wireless
4 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
3 20 (22.99%) Bitbucket
4 19 (21.84%) GoogleTest
4 19 (21.84%) JIRA
4 19 (21.84%) Rational DOORS
4 19 (21.84%) TestRail
5 12 (13.79%) Eclipse
5 12 (13.79%) Valgrind
6 1 (1.15%) GitLab
6 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Selenium
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.75%) Marketing
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Social Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Back Office
3 2 (2.30%) Wearables
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
2 22 (25.29%) Site Engineer
2 22 (25.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 22 (25.29%) Software Engineer
3 20 (22.99%) Embedded Engineer
3 20 (22.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Java Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Senior Java Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 19 (21.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.92%) WebSockets
2 13 (14.94%) JSON
2 13 (14.94%) Web Services
3 12 (13.79%) REST
3 12 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (3.45%) Kafka
4 3 (3.45%) RESTful
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (2.30%) .NET
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.30%) jQuery
5 2 (2.30%) Laravel
5 2 (2.30%) React
6 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.15%) CSS
6 1 (1.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.15%) Sass
6 1 (1.15%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.15%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 52 (59.77%) Algorithms
2 15 (17.24%) User Experience
3 12 (13.79%) CAN bus
4 5 (5.75%) IoT
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (1.15%) NB-IoT
Operating Systems
1 72 (82.76%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Debian
2 13 (14.94%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) Decision-Making
1 51 (58.62%) Machine Learning
1 51 (58.62%) Performance Testing
1 51 (58.62%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (28.74%) Computer Science
2 25 (28.74%) Scrum
3 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
4 22 (25.29%) Performance Engineering
4 22 (25.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 21 (24.14%) Kanban
5 21 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (24.14%) Storyboarding
5 21 (24.14%) Test Automation
6 20 (22.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (21.84%) OO
7 19 (21.84%) OOD
7 19 (21.84%) SOLID
7 19 (21.84%) UML
7 19 (21.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) Java
2 68 (78.16%) Python
3 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.39%) C++
5 14 (16.09%) C#
6 3 (3.45%) Bash
6 3 (3.45%) C
6 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.30%) Go
7 2 (2.30%) PHP
7 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.15%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.15%) Lua
8 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) Degree
2 24 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (21.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
System Software
1 54 (62.07%) Docker
2 51 (58.62%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) Ceph
3 1 (1.15%) Firmware
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (60.92%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.30%) Terraform
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Google
2 1 (1.15%) SAP
2 1 (1.15%) VMware
2 1 (1.15%) Zend