Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 189 272 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.14% 8.78% 7.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.00% 47.30% 51.03%
Number of salaries quoted 149 172 176
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £38,283 £38,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £68,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Amazon 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 Cambridge with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 420 575 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 24.75% 18.55% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 321 407 320
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS 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 in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 83 (43.92%) DevOps
2 75 (39.68%) Python
3 74 (39.15%) Docker
4 71 (37.57%) Linux
5 68 (35.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 67 (35.45%) Java
7 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (28.04%) JavaScript
9 50 (26.46%) Ansible
10 45 (23.81%) Web Services
11 43 (22.75%) Artificial Intelligence
12 42 (22.22%) Machine Learning
13 40 (21.16%) Kubernetes
14 37 (19.58%) Software Engineering
14 37 (19.58%) SQL
15 35 (18.52%) Test Automation
16 34 (17.99%) Degree
17 28 (14.81%) TDD
17 28 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
18 27 (14.29%) Microservices
18 27 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (13.76%) C#
19 26 (13.76%) Scrum
19 26 (13.76%) React
19 26 (13.76%) Spring Boot
20 24 (12.70%) Puppet
20 24 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
20 24 (12.70%) Computer Science
20 24 (12.70%) Google

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 11 (5.82%) nginx
1 11 (5.82%) OpenStack
2 10 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.70%) CloudStack
5 5 (2.65%) Apache
6 4 (2.12%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.59%) JBoss
8 2 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.06%) ArcSDE
8 2 (1.06%) Drupal
8 2 (1.06%) GeoServer
8 2 (1.06%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.06%) WildFly
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
9 1 (0.53%) SAS
9 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (35.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (7.41%) PaaS
4 12 (6.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (5.82%) IaaS
6 10 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.29%) SaaS
7 9 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (3.70%) DigitalOcean
8 7 (3.70%) Heroku
8 7 (3.70%) Office 365
8 7 (3.70%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.17%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.65%) npm
11 3 (1.59%) BrowserStack
12 2 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (1.06%) Loggly
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.23%) Firewall
2 7 (3.70%) Internet
2 7 (3.70%) VPN
3 5 (2.65%) HTTP
4 3 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.06%) VLAN
6 1 (0.53%) IPv4
6 1 (0.53%) IPv6
6 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (11.11%) MySQL
3 17 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (7.94%) Big Data
4 15 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 11 (5.82%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.65%) GIS
9 5 (2.65%) InterBase
9 5 (2.65%) SAP HANA
10 4 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.06%) BigQuery
12 2 (1.06%) Redis
12 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.06%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 23 (12.17%) Selenium
2 21 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.47%) Cucumber
3 16 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.35%) Jasmine
5 9 (4.76%) Gradle
5 9 (4.76%) Maven
6 8 (4.23%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.65%) JIRA
8 4 (2.12%) Bower
8 4 (2.12%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.59%) Hudson
10 2 (1.06%) GitLab
10 2 (1.06%) GoogleTest
10 2 (1.06%) JUnit
10 2 (1.06%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.06%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.53%) NUnit
General
1 9 (4.76%) Finance
2 6 (3.17%) Legal
3 4 (2.12%) Multimedia
3 4 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.06%) Games
4 2 (1.06%) Publishing
4 2 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (23.28%) Developer
2 38 (20.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (8.99%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (6.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.23%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (3.70%) AWS Software Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Scala Software Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.17%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.81%) Web Services
2 27 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 26 (13.76%) React
3 26 (13.76%) Spring Boot
4 23 (12.17%) RESTful
5 22 (11.64%) CSS
5 22 (11.64%) HTML
6 19 (10.05%) Node.js
7 18 (9.52%) Vue.js
8 15 (7.94%) Gherkin
8 15 (7.94%) Spring
9 13 (6.88%) CSS3
9 13 (6.88%) HTML5
10 12 (6.35%) .NET
10 12 (6.35%) Kafka
10 12 (6.35%) REST
11 11 (5.82%) SOAP
12 10 (5.29%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (4.23%) LEMP Stack
14 7 (3.70%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) User Experience
2 15 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.35%) Renewable Energy
4 10 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.70%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.17%) Life Science
7 6 (3.17%) Smart City
8 5 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.59%) NHS
10 2 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.06%) Fintech
11 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (37.57%) Linux
2 13 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.23%) CentOS
3 8 (4.23%) Ubuntu
4 7 (3.70%) Windows
5 5 (2.65%) Unix
6 3 (1.59%) Android
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Debian
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (43.92%) DevOps
2 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (22.75%) Artificial Intelligence
4 42 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 37 (19.58%) Software Engineering
6 35 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 28 (14.81%) TDD
8 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (14.29%) Microservices
9 26 (13.76%) Scrum
10 24 (12.70%) Computer Science
11 23 (12.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (11.11%) Front End Development
13 20 (10.58%) Kanban
14 19 (10.05%) ITIL
14 19 (10.05%) Line Management
15 18 (9.52%) BDD
15 18 (9.52%) Configuration Management
16 16 (8.47%) High Availability
17 15 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.68%) Python
2 67 (35.45%) Java
3 53 (28.04%) JavaScript
4 37 (19.58%) SQL
5 26 (13.76%) C#
6 17 (8.99%) ES6
7 16 (8.47%) C++
8 12 (6.35%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.35%) Go
9 11 (5.82%) Ruby
10 9 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.76%) Scala
11 8 (4.23%) Perl
12 5 (2.65%) PHP
12 5 (2.65%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.59%) AWK
13 3 (1.59%) sed
13 3 (1.59%) tcsh
14 2 (1.06%) R
14 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.99%) Degree
2 15 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.65%) PhD
4 3 (1.59%) CISSP
4 3 (1.59%) ISEB
4 3 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.64%) QA
2 5 (2.65%) GDPR
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 74 (39.15%) Docker
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (26.46%) Ansible
2 40 (21.16%) Kubernetes
3 24 (12.70%) Puppet
4 20 (10.58%) Terraform
5 17 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (6.88%) Prometheus
7 8 (4.23%) Grafana
8 7 (3.70%) Packer
9 4 (2.12%) rkt
10 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (12.70%) Google
2 17 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.35%) Oracle
4 7 (3.70%) Cisco
4 7 (3.70%) HP
4 7 (3.70%) Juniper
4 7 (3.70%) Rackspace
4 7 (3.70%) Sencha
4 7 (3.70%) WorldPay
5 6 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.65%) SAP
7 2 (1.06%) Apple
7 2 (1.06%) ESRI
7 2 (1.06%) New Relic
7 2 (1.06%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Samsung
8 1 (0.53%) Tableau
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) Xamarin