No. 1: RabbitMQ
Average Salary: $136,151
Not only does RabbitMQ rank No. 1 on Dice’s 2021 top salaries by skills report, but it is also the fastest-growing skill by salary. The average salary for an IT professional with RabbitMQ skills climbed 10.1 percent in 2020 to $136,151.
RabbitMQ is an open-source messaging broker—an intermediary for messaging—that is growing quickly in popularity. RabbitMQ software gives applications a common platform to send and receive messages, as well as a safe place to store messages. The open-source message broker runs on many operating systems and cloud environments, providing a wide range of developer tools.