The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 154 174 149
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 20 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.61% 11.76% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Amazon AWS
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
147 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.98% 1.86% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 126 61 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 31 (88.57%) Web Services
3 22 (62.86%) PHP
4 20 (57.14%) MySQL
5 18 (51.43%) DNS
6 17 (48.57%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (45.71%) CentOS
8 15 (42.86%) nginx
8 15 (42.86%) SSL
8 15 (42.86%) Clustering
8 15 (42.86%) Apache
9 14 (40.00%) Windows
9 14 (40.00%) Amazon S3
9 14 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (34.29%) Network Design
11 11 (31.43%) Ethernet
11 11 (31.43%) Firewall
11 11 (31.43%) Dell
11 11 (31.43%) DevOps
12 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
12 10 (28.57%) Nagios
12 10 (28.57%) Network Security
13 9 (25.71%) Akamai
13 9 (25.71%) Node.js
13 9 (25.71%) Sophos
13 9 (25.71%) Python
13 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
14 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
14 8 (22.86%) Internet

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (42.86%) Apache
1 15 (42.86%) nginx
2 9 (25.71%) Node.js
3 5 (14.29%) WordPress
4 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 14 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (11.43%) Route 53
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.86%) PaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) DNS
2 15 (42.86%) SSL
3 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) Ethernet
4 10 (28.57%) Network Security
5 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.86%) Internet
6 6 (17.14%) PBX
7 5 (14.29%) DHCP
7 5 (14.29%) SSH
8 4 (11.43%) NAS
8 4 (11.43%) VLAN
9 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) MySQL
2 14 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.29%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SimpleDB
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
2 4 (11.43%) Symfony
3 2 (5.71%) RESTful
3 2 (5.71%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Memcached
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.86%) Gearman
4 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Client/Server
3 7 (20.00%) User Experience
4 5 (14.29%) CMDB
4 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) CentOS
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Fedora
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Network Design
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Web Design
5 4 (11.43%) Kanban
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.57%) Change Control
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Release Management
6 3 (8.57%) Security Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) PHP
2 10 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 9 (25.71%) Python
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) C++
4 6 (17.14%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) R
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) NFS
1 4 (11.43%) Xen
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Nagios
2 6 (17.14%) Puppet
3 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Dell
2 9 (25.71%) Sophos
2 9 (25.71%) Akamai
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Percona
5 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.86%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Sage