Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 29 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 +27 -11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 198 175 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.28% 8.37% 5.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.10% 40.98% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 173 115 143
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,250 £32,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £69,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 366 427 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 24.55% 20.41% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 304 319 329
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,375 £69,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Cambridge

AWS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS in Cambridge.

Salary trend for AWS in Cambridge

AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for AWS.

1 97 (48.99%) DevOps
2 91 (45.96%) Docker
3 89 (44.95%) Python
4 82 (41.41%) Kubernetes
5 76 (38.38%) JavaScript
5 76 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (34.85%) Linux
7 67 (33.84%) Microservices
8 63 (31.82%) Java
9 59 (29.80%) Azure
10 51 (25.76%) RESTful
11 49 (24.75%) SQL
11 49 (24.75%) GCP
12 44 (22.22%) Kafka
12 44 (22.22%) Software Engineering
13 42 (21.21%) C#
13 42 (21.21%) NoSQL
14 40 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (19.70%) Apache Cassandra
16 38 (19.19%) Windows
17 37 (18.69%) OO
18 36 (18.18%) Ansible
19 35 (17.68%) React
19 35 (17.68%) Test Automation
20 34 (17.17%) Mentoring
20 34 (17.17%) Renewable Energy
21 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
22 31 (15.66%) Big Data
23 30 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
24 29 (14.65%) OpenStack

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 29 (14.65%) OpenStack
2 12 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.04%) Confluence
5 7 (3.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (3.54%) CloudStack
5 7 (3.54%) nginx
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
6 4 (2.02%) JBoss
6 4 (2.02%) WildFly
7 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.01%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.51%) Luigi
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Gliffy
1 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 59 (29.80%) Azure
2 49 (24.75%) GCP
3 20 (10.10%) Amazon ECS
4 18 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
5 15 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (6.57%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (5.05%) Amazon S3
9 9 (4.55%) IaaS
9 9 (4.55%) PaaS
10 7 (3.54%) DigitalOcean
10 7 (3.54%) Heroku
11 6 (3.03%) Serverless
12 4 (2.02%) GitHub
12 4 (2.02%) SaaS
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (1.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) Firewall
2 8 (4.04%) HTTP
3 7 (3.54%) VPN
4 6 (3.03%) DNS
4 6 (3.03%) SSL
5 3 (1.52%) Internet
5 3 (1.52%) LAN
5 3 (1.52%) WAN
6 2 (1.01%) DHCP
6 2 (1.01%) VLAN
6 2 (1.01%) WLAN
7 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 39 (19.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 31 (15.66%) Big Data
4 25 (12.63%) SQL Server
5 19 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (7.58%) MySQL
7 12 (6.06%) Data Lake
7 12 (6.06%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.56%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.04%) Text Mining
10 6 (3.03%) Amazon Athena
11 3 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.52%) Spatial Data
11 3 (1.52%) Star Schema
12 2 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (12.63%) JIRA
2 24 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.10%) Cucumber
4 20 (10.10%) Gradle
4 20 (10.10%) Selenium
5 15 (7.58%) JMeter
5 15 (7.58%) JUnit
6 14 (7.07%) TestNG
7 10 (5.05%) GitLab
8 6 (3.03%) Maven
9 5 (2.53%) CircleCI
9 5 (2.53%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.02%) Hudson
11 3 (1.52%) Pylint
11 3 (1.52%) Robot Framework
11 3 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.01%) Bower
12 2 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 17 (8.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (3.54%) Marketing
3 4 (2.02%) Games
4 2 (1.01%) Finance
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.51%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (27.27%) Developer
2 34 (17.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.10%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (8.08%) Java Engineer
8 15 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
9 14 (7.07%) Architect
10 13 (6.57%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (6.57%) Python Engineer
11 12 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
11 12 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
11 12 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.06%) Data Architect
11 12 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
11 12 (6.06%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 12 (6.06%) Enterprise Information Architect
11 12 (6.06%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.76%) RESTful
2 44 (22.22%) Kafka
3 35 (17.68%) React
4 29 (14.65%) Web Services
5 23 (11.62%) .NET
5 23 (11.62%) Spring Boot
6 22 (11.11%) CSS
6 22 (11.11%) HTML
7 21 (10.61%) AngularJS
8 20 (10.10%) Java EE
8 20 (10.10%) Spring
9 19 (9.60%) JSON
9 19 (9.60%) Redux
10 17 (8.59%) REST
11 15 (7.58%) SOAP
11 15 (7.58%) Vue.js
12 14 (7.07%) jOOQ
13 11 (5.56%) Node.js
13 11 (5.56%) XML
14 9 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.17%) Renewable Energy
2 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.03%) User Experience
5 4 (2.02%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.52%) NHS
6 3 (1.52%) PKI
6 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.01%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.51%) Smart City
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.85%) Linux
2 38 (19.19%) Windows
3 12 (6.06%) Mac OS
3 12 (6.06%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.05%) Android
5 7 (3.54%) CentOS
5 7 (3.54%) Debian
5 7 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.99%) DevOps
2 76 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (33.84%) Microservices
4 44 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 40 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (18.69%) OO
7 35 (17.68%) Test Automation
8 34 (17.17%) Mentoring
9 33 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (14.14%) Coaching
12 25 (12.63%) Computer Science
12 25 (12.63%) Multithreading
13 22 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
14 21 (10.61%) Scrum
15 20 (10.10%) Configuration Management
16 19 (9.60%) User Stories
17 16 (8.08%) TDD
18 15 (7.58%) E-Commerce
18 15 (7.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 89 (44.95%) Python
2 76 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 63 (31.82%) Java
4 49 (24.75%) SQL
5 42 (21.21%) C#
6 16 (8.08%) C
6 16 (8.08%) Groovy
7 15 (7.58%) Perl
8 12 (6.06%) Go
8 12 (6.06%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.56%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.04%) C++
10 8 (4.04%) Ruby
11 7 (3.54%) ES6
11 7 (3.54%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.53%) R
13 4 (2.02%) PHP
14 3 (1.52%) Scala
14 3 (1.52%) SPARQL
15 2 (1.01%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (7.58%) Degree
2 7 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.53%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.01%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.01%) LPIC
6 1 (0.51%) CISA
6 1 (0.51%) CISM
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.63%) QA
2 7 (3.54%) HIPAA
2 7 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (45.96%) Docker
2 5 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.52%) vCloud
4 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.51%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 82 (41.41%) Kubernetes
2 36 (18.18%) Ansible
3 22 (11.11%) Puppet
4 17 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (8.59%) Terraform
5 7 (3.54%) Packer
6 3 (1.52%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.01%) Istio
7 2 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (13.13%) Google
2 18 (9.09%) IBM
3 8 (4.04%) Oracle
4 7 (3.54%) Rackspace
5 5 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.53%) VMware
6 2 (1.01%) Apple
6 2 (1.01%) F5
6 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.51%) Rakuten
7 1 (0.51%) Sun