Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 19 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 346 598 519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.24% 10.17% 7.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.31% 33.58% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 354 566 451
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,625 £80,000
South East median annual salary £59,250 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.04% +4.55% +4.76%

AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 953 1,781 1,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.71% 30.28% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1,494 1,280
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 141 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Maidenhead +46 37 £71,250 +29.55% 1
Newbury +5 37 £61,250 +2.08% 5
Bracknell -15 35 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Slough +8 18 £90,000 +20.00% 1
Ascot +11 6 £55,000 -12.00%
Wokingham +9 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Thatcham - 6 - -
Crowthorne - 6 £60,000 -
Windsor +4 1 £72,500 +31.82%
Hungerford - 1 £50,000 -
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, IT jobs citing AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for AWS.

1 202 (58.38%) Azure
2 132 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (35.84%) DevOps
4 119 (34.39%) Linux
5 104 (30.06%) Java
6 99 (28.61%) Python
7 95 (27.46%) SaaS
8 88 (25.43%) JavaScript
9 82 (23.70%) Docker
10 78 (22.54%) Microsoft
11 74 (21.39%) Kubernetes
12 71 (20.52%) Software Engineering
13 70 (20.23%) GCP
14 69 (19.94%) TDD
15 67 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (18.21%) Test Automation
16 63 (18.21%) Jenkins
17 62 (17.92%) Microservices
18 60 (17.34%) Problem-Solving
19 59 (17.05%) Windows
20 58 (16.76%) Google
21 56 (16.18%) VMware
22 55 (15.90%) C#
23 54 (15.61%) SQL
24 53 (15.32%) Computer Science
25 52 (15.03%) Scrum
26 51 (14.74%) Git (software)
27 50 (14.45%) Ansible
28 49 (14.16%) Web Services
29 48 (13.87%) HTML

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.49%) Confluence
2 14 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.18%) Apache
4 10 (2.89%) CMS
5 5 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (1.45%) SAS
6 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 202 (58.38%) Azure
2 95 (27.46%) SaaS
3 70 (20.23%) GCP
4 38 (10.98%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (9.25%) Serverless
6 30 (8.67%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (8.67%) Office 365
7 27 (7.80%) PaaS
8 26 (7.51%) IaaS
9 25 (7.23%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (5.20%) GitHub
11 17 (4.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (4.34%) Amazon S3
13 13 (3.76%) OpenShift
14 12 (3.47%) Power Platform
15 10 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (2.31%) Amazon Cognito
17 8 (2.31%) Heroku
17 8 (2.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.07%) Network Security
2 20 (5.78%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.20%) Skype
4 17 (4.91%) Firewall
5 15 (4.34%) H.323
6 13 (3.76%) DNS
7 9 (2.60%) LAN
8 8 (2.31%) Internet
8 8 (2.31%) MPLS
8 8 (2.31%) Wireless
9 7 (2.02%) DHCP
10 6 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.45%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.45%) WAN
12 4 (1.16%) HTTP
12 4 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.87%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.87%) SAN
13 3 (0.87%) SSH
13 3 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.54%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.20%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.20%) MySQL
4 17 (4.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (3.18%) Big Data
6 11 (3.18%) SQL Server
7 10 (2.89%) Redis
8 8 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.02%) Amazon Aurora
10 6 (1.73%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.45%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.45%) Power BI
11 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.16%) BigQuery
13 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.87%) SAS EBI
13 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (18.21%) Jenkins
2 51 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 31 (8.96%) Maven
4 26 (7.51%) JUnit
5 25 (7.23%) JIRA
6 20 (5.78%) Mockito
7 17 (4.91%) DbUnit
7 17 (4.91%) jMock
7 17 (4.91%) SonarQube
8 11 (3.18%) JMeter
8 11 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (2.89%) Ant
9 10 (2.89%) Artifactory
9 10 (2.89%) GitLab
9 10 (2.89%) Selenium
10 8 (2.31%) Postman
10 8 (2.31%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.31%) Subversion
10 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (2.02%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (8.67%) Finance
2 12 (3.47%) Games
2 12 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.18%) Public Sector
4 10 (2.89%) Norwegian Language
5 7 (2.02%) Military
5 7 (2.02%) Retail
6 6 (1.73%) Automotive
6 6 (1.73%) Electronics
7 4 (1.16%) Law
8 3 (0.87%) Banking
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.87%) Marketing
8 3 (0.87%) Publishing
9 2 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 94 (27.17%) Developer
2 59 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (9.25%) Senior Developer
3 32 (9.25%) Software Engineer
4 29 (8.38%) Java Developer
5 24 (6.94%) AWS Developer
6 23 (6.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (6.07%) Graduate
8 18 (5.20%) Architect
9 17 (4.91%) IT Engineer
10 16 (4.62%) Consultant
10 16 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (4.34%) AWS Engineer
12 13 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
12 13 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.47%) Lead Developer
13 12 (3.47%) Software Developer
14 11 (3.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 11 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.16%) Web Services
2 48 (13.87%) HTML
3 45 (13.01%) RESTful
4 43 (12.43%) React
5 39 (11.27%) Node.js
6 38 (10.98%) AngularJS
7 37 (10.69%) Spring
8 35 (10.12%) HTML5
9 32 (9.25%) .NET
10 29 (8.38%) REST
11 28 (8.09%) CSS
12 22 (6.36%) WebRTC
12 22 (6.36%) XML
13 20 (5.78%) SOAP
14 18 (5.20%) J2EE
15 17 (4.91%) PowerMock
16 15 (4.34%) .NET Core
17 14 (4.05%) Apache Camel
17 14 (4.05%) Hibernate
18 10 (2.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.12%) Public Cloud
2 22 (6.36%) Mobile App
2 22 (6.36%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.91%) Cloud Native
5 16 (4.62%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.76%) iPad
7 10 (2.89%) User Experience
8 9 (2.60%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.60%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.31%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.16%) Cyberattack
13 3 (0.87%) HoloLens
13 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.87%) NHS
13 3 (0.87%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 119 (34.39%) Linux
2 59 (17.05%) Windows
3 26 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 21 (6.07%) Android
4 21 (6.07%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.18%) Unix
6 10 (2.89%) Debian
7 8 (2.31%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.45%) CentOS
9 5 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.58%) Solaris
12 2 (0.58%) VMS
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (35.84%) DevOps
3 71 (20.52%) Software Engineering
4 69 (19.94%) TDD
5 67 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (18.21%) Test Automation
7 62 (17.92%) Microservices
8 60 (17.34%) Problem-Solving
9 53 (15.32%) Computer Science
10 52 (15.03%) Scrum
11 39 (11.27%) Mentoring
12 29 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 29 (8.38%) Migration
13 28 (8.09%) BDD
13 28 (8.09%) Fintech
13 28 (8.09%) Information Security
14 26 (7.51%) E-Commerce
15 25 (7.23%) Kanban
15 25 (7.23%) Mathematics
16 24 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 104 (30.06%) Java
2 99 (28.61%) Python
3 88 (25.43%) JavaScript
4 55 (15.90%) C#
5 54 (15.61%) SQL
6 29 (8.38%) Bash Shell
7 23 (6.65%) PHP
8 21 (6.07%) TypeScript
9 20 (5.78%) C
10 17 (4.91%) C++
10 17 (4.91%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.76%) Ruby
12 12 (3.47%) Groovy
13 11 (3.18%) Go
14 10 (2.89%) Scala
15 8 (2.31%) Perl
16 6 (1.73%) Kotlin
16 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.45%) Apple Swift
17 5 (1.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 40 (11.56%) Degree
2 28 (8.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.20%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.02%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.87%) CEH
8 3 (0.87%) MCSA
9 2 (0.58%) CISA
9 2 (0.58%) CISSP
9 2 (0.58%) GIAC
9 2 (0.58%) ISEB
9 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.58%) OSCE
9 2 (0.58%) OSCP
9 2 (0.58%) PhD
10 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.83%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.31%) NIST
3 6 (1.73%) GDPR
3 6 (1.73%) JSP 440
3 6 (1.73%) NIST 800
4 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (23.70%) Docker
2 43 (12.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.94%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.18%) vSphere
5 7 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.45%) oVirt
7 5 (1.45%) RHEV
8 3 (0.87%) LXC
8 3 (0.87%) Postfix
8 3 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.58%) HDFS
10 1 (0.29%) Ceph
10 1 (0.29%) Gluster
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 74 (21.39%) Kubernetes
2 50 (14.45%) Ansible
3 46 (13.29%) Terraform
4 24 (6.94%) Puppet
5 21 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.73%) Galera Cluster
6 6 (1.73%) OpenNebula
7 5 (1.45%) Packer
8 4 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.16%) HP ALM
8 4 (1.16%) SCCM
9 2 (0.58%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.58%) Salt
9 2 (0.58%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.29%) Grafana
10 1 (0.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 78 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.76%) Google
3 56 (16.18%) VMware
4 19 (5.49%) Cisco
5 12 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.18%) Oracle
7 9 (2.60%) HP
8 8 (2.31%) BT
8 8 (2.31%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.02%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.02%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.02%) Tableau
10 5 (1.45%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.45%) Brocade
10 5 (1.45%) Meraki
10 5 (1.45%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (1.45%) Splunk
10 5 (1.45%) Synology
11 4 (1.16%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.16%) F5