Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 18 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 +26
Permanent jobs citing AWS 117 183 202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.17% 11.73% 8.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 65.00% 46.56% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 89 163 133
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £40,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £79,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 Cambridge with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 180 393 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.64% 25.19% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 125 311 367
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.71%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Cambridge

AWS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for AWS in Cambridge

AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for AWS.

1 60 (51.28%) Azure
2 55 (47.01%) Python
3 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (41.88%) DevOps
5 37 (31.62%) Linux
6 34 (29.06%) Docker
7 33 (28.21%) Degree
8 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
9 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 24 (20.51%) SQL
10 24 (20.51%) Infrastructure as Code
11 21 (17.95%) Java
11 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
12 20 (17.09%) Ansible
13 19 (16.24%) C#
13 19 (16.24%) Web Services
14 17 (14.53%) Scrum
15 16 (13.68%) .NET
15 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
15 16 (13.68%) SDLC
16 15 (12.82%) TCP/IP
17 14 (11.97%) Node.js
17 14 (11.97%) Perl
18 13 (11.11%) C++
18 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
18 13 (11.11%) Windows
18 13 (11.11%) Machine Learning
19 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
19 12 (10.26%) Computer Science

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 6 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.85%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 60 (51.28%) Azure
2 10 (8.55%) Mimecast
3 8 (6.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (6.84%) Serverless
4 7 (5.98%) GCP
4 7 (5.98%) Slack
5 6 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (4.27%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (4.27%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.42%) SaaS
8 3 (2.56%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.85%) GitHub
9 1 (0.85%) Heroku
9 1 (0.85%) IaaS
9 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 12 (10.26%) LAN
2 12 (10.26%) Network Security
2 12 (10.26%) WAN
2 12 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (9.40%) Internet
4 10 (8.55%) VoIP
4 10 (8.55%) VPN
5 9 (7.69%) RS-232
5 9 (7.69%) RS-485
6 6 (5.13%) IPv4
6 6 (5.13%) IPv6
7 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) Big Data
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.13%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.27%) Text Mining
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (3.42%) MySQL
6 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.56%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.56%) Power BI
7 3 (2.56%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.71%) Presto
9 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.85%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.85%) Looker
9 1 (0.85%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.69%) CMake
4 7 (5.98%) Artifactory
4 7 (5.98%) JIRA
5 5 (4.27%) GitLab
5 5 (4.27%) Maven
6 4 (3.42%) Selenium
6 4 (3.42%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.71%) GNU Toolchain
8 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.85%) Buildbot
9 1 (0.85%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.85%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.85%) Spinnaker
9 1 (0.85%) Subversion
9 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.55%) Manufacturing
1 10 (8.55%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.98%) Law
3 5 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.56%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Software Engineer
2 25 (21.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (14.53%) Principal Engineer
4 16 (13.68%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (12.82%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Developer
6 14 (11.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 13 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (10.26%) Administrator
8 12 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Python Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Principal Software Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Lead DevOps
12 7 (5.98%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Migration Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) Data Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) IT Administrator
13 5 (4.27%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) Web Services
2 16 (13.68%) .NET
3 14 (11.97%) Node.js
4 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 11 (9.40%) RESTful
5 11 (9.40%) Spring
6 10 (8.55%) React
7 9 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.69%) Spring Boot
7 9 (7.69%) WinForms
7 9 (7.69%) WPF
8 5 (4.27%) jQuery
9 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.56%) JSON
10 2 (1.71%) YAML
11 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.85%) Django
11 1 (0.85%) Java EE
11 1 (0.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Life Science
2 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.98%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.98%) Wiki
4 3 (2.56%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.71%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) CUDA
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.62%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Windows
3 10 (8.55%) Android
3 10 (8.55%) Apple iOS
3 10 (8.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Robot Operating System
4 2 (1.71%) Unix
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.88%) DevOps
3 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
4 24 (20.51%) Infrastructure as Code
5 17 (14.53%) Scrum
6 16 (13.68%) SDLC
7 13 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
9 11 (9.40%) Analytics
9 11 (9.40%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (9.40%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (9.40%) Mathematics
9 11 (9.40%) Migration
10 10 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.55%) Deployment Automation
10 10 (8.55%) Service Management
11 9 (7.69%) Android Development
11 9 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 9 (7.69%) MVC
11 9 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.01%) Python
2 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.51%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) Java
5 19 (16.24%) C#
6 14 (11.97%) Perl
7 13 (11.11%) C++
8 9 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.27%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.42%) Go
10 4 (3.42%) R
10 4 (3.42%) Rust
11 3 (2.56%) Java 8
12 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.85%) C
12 1 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) Ruby
12 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (28.21%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISA
5 1 (0.85%) CISM
5 1 (0.85%) CISSP
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) Docker
2 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.55%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (17.09%) Ansible
2 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
3 10 (8.55%) Terraform
4 4 (3.42%) Puppet
5 1 (0.85%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.85%) Grafana
5 1 (0.85%) Mesos
5 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.26%) VMware
3 10 (8.55%) Sophos
4 7 (5.98%) Autodesk
5 6 (5.13%) Google
6 3 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.71%) Cisco
7 2 (1.71%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Tableau
8 1 (0.85%) Talend