The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 82 69 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +49
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 26 56 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.84% 3.04% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.30% 47.46% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon AWS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
107 118 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.57% 6.41% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 65
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region.

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 31 (53.45%) Web Services
1 31 (53.45%) Linux
2 30 (51.72%) Python
3 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (44.83%) PHP
5 21 (36.21%) Google
6 20 (34.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (31.03%) Java
8 17 (29.31%) SQL
9 16 (27.59%) HTML
9 16 (27.59%) Degree
10 15 (25.86%) MySQL
10 15 (25.86%) Bash Shell
11 14 (24.14%) Node.js
11 14 (24.14%) Rackspace
12 13 (22.41%) jQuery
12 13 (22.41%) .NET
13 12 (20.69%) CSS
13 12 (20.69%) Apache
13 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
13 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
14 11 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (18.97%) Wireless
14 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
14 11 (18.97%) Windows
15 10 (17.24%) Oracle
15 10 (17.24%) Perl
15 10 (17.24%) Firewall
15 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
15 10 (17.24%) Microsoft

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.14%) Node.js
2 12 (20.69%) Apache
3 6 (10.34%) OpenStack
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.62%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.17%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (34.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) PaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Wireless
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
3 9 (15.52%) Internet
4 4 (6.90%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.45%) HTTP
6 1 (1.72%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) FTP
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) MySQL
2 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (5.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.72%) Big Data
9 1 (1.72%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Gerrit
3 2 (3.45%) GCC
General
1 5 (8.62%) Marketing
2 2 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Administrator
2 16 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (25.86%) Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (20.69%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (12.07%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Magento Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.17%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) Web Services
2 16 (27.59%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) jQuery
3 13 (22.41%) .NET
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
5 9 (15.52%) J2EE
6 6 (10.34%) XML
7 5 (8.62%) WCF
8 4 (6.90%) SAML
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.90%) SOAP
8 4 (6.90%) LAMP
9 3 (5.17%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) HTML5
9 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 3 (5.17%) Symfony
9 3 (5.17%) CakePHP
9 3 (5.17%) Struts
10 2 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Internet of Things
3 8 (13.79%) User Experience
4 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Android
4 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.24%) Web Development
2 10 (17.24%) DevOps
3 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.62%) Test Planning
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.90%) UML
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.90%) Line Management
6 4 (6.90%) Network Management
6 4 (6.90%) BPMN
7 3 (5.17%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Information Management
7 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) Python
2 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (44.83%) PHP
4 18 (31.03%) Java
5 17 (29.31%) SQL
6 15 (25.86%) Bash Shell
7 10 (17.24%) Perl
7 10 (17.24%) Ruby
8 8 (13.79%) C++
8 8 (13.79%) C
9 7 (12.07%) C#
10 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.17%) PHP5
12 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Varnish
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Google
2 14 (24.14%) Rackspace
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.62%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) SAP
6 3 (5.17%) Zend
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