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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 166 167 147
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 20 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 9.52% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 4
Average salary £55,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.04% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
100 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.71% 1.34% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 92 36 60
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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 21 November 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) PHP
3 17 (56.67%) Node.js
3 17 (56.67%) DevOps
4 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (53.33%) Python
5 15 (50.00%) Ruby
5 15 (50.00%) nginx
6 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (43.33%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (40.00%) UNIX
9 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
9 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
10 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (33.33%) Web Services
10 10 (33.33%) CruiseControl
10 10 (33.33%) LAMP
11 9 (30.00%) OpenStack
12 8 (26.67%) Akamai
12 8 (26.67%) Puppet
12 8 (26.67%) MySQL
12 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
13 7 (23.33%) Scrum
13 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
13 7 (23.33%) VMware
14 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 6 (20.00%) Java
14 6 (20.00%) C++
14 6 (20.00%) Apache

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 17 (56.67%) Node.js
2 15 (50.00%) nginx
3 9 (30.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) WordPress
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.33%) Route 53
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Redis
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) SimpleDB
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 5 (16.67%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Web Services
1 10 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) Symfony
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Velocity
3 1 (3.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Memcached
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (3.33%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Control
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 15 (50.00%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.67%) Capistrano
3 4 (13.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Akamai
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Percona
5 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Zend
6 1 (3.33%) SaltStack