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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 165 167 150
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 15 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.15% 13.85% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 13
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%
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
99 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.96% 2.00% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 93 57 66
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) PHP
3 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 14 (48.28%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (48.28%) Node.js
4 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) DevOps
5 12 (41.38%) Ruby
5 12 (41.38%) nginx
6 11 (37.93%) Web Services
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
7 10 (34.48%) Akamai
7 10 (34.48%) OpenStack
8 9 (31.03%) VMware
9 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
9 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
10 7 (24.14%) MySQL
10 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
10 7 (24.14%) LAMP
10 7 (24.14%) CruiseControl
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Puppet
11 6 (20.69%) C++
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
11 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) DNS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (48.28%) Node.js
2 12 (41.38%) nginx
3 10 (34.48%) OpenStack
4 5 (17.24%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) WordPress
6 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
2 4 (13.79%) Route 53
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) SSH
2 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 5 (17.24%) Redis
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) CruiseControl
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Technical Manager
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (31.03%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 7 (24.14%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) Symfony
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) Memcached
4 1 (3.45%) Gearman
4 1 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
2 5 (17.24%) User Experience
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Fedora
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Release Management
6 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) PHP
2 14 (48.28%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 12 (41.38%) Ruby
5 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
5 6 (20.69%) C++
5 6 (20.69%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) R
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Varnish
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) HAProxy
3 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Akamai
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Percona
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Zend