Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 27 34
Rank change year-on-year +18 +7 +3
Permanent jobs citing AWS 187 181 266
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.62% 9.76% 7.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 59.74% 44.58% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 137 138 188
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,048 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 313 406 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.82% 21.89% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 230 308 390
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,666 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,975 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,158 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +13.64%

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 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 78 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (39.57%) Docker
3 73 (39.04%) Python
4 69 (36.90%) Linux
4 69 (36.90%) Java
5 67 (35.83%) DevOps
6 66 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 54 (28.88%) Azure
8 50 (26.74%) Kubernetes
9 46 (24.60%) Software Engineering
10 43 (22.99%) Git (software)
10 43 (22.99%) AngularJS
11 37 (19.79%) RESTful
12 36 (19.25%) SQL
13 35 (18.72%) Microservices
13 35 (18.72%) GCP
14 34 (18.18%) React
14 34 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
15 32 (17.11%) Windows
15 32 (17.11%) Scrum
16 30 (16.04%) Spring
17 29 (15.51%) Mentoring
18 28 (14.97%) Jenkins
18 28 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (14.44%) NoSQL
19 27 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (13.37%) Technical Leadership
21 24 (12.83%) REST
21 24 (12.83%) Infrastructure as Code
22 23 (12.30%) C#

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 22 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 13 (6.95%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.67%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.14%) nginx
5 3 (1.60%) IIS
6 2 (1.07%) Apache
6 2 (1.07%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Gliffy
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 54 (28.88%) Azure
2 35 (18.72%) GCP
3 23 (12.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (10.70%) Serverless
5 16 (8.56%) Amazon ECS
6 14 (7.49%) OpenShift
7 13 (6.95%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (4.81%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (4.28%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (3.74%) Office 365
11 6 (3.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (2.67%) GitHub
12 5 (2.67%) Power Platform
13 3 (1.60%) Mimecast
14 2 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (1.07%) AWS IoT
14 2 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.49%) Firewall
2 8 (4.28%) SSL
3 7 (3.74%) DNS
4 6 (3.21%) Internet
5 5 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.67%) LAN
5 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.67%) VoIP
5 5 (2.67%) VPN
5 5 (2.67%) WAN
5 5 (2.67%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.60%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.60%) Network Security
6 3 (1.60%) VLAN
6 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.07%) DHCP
7 2 (1.07%) RS-232
7 2 (1.07%) RS-485
8 1 (0.53%) HTTP
8 1 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.44%) NoSQL
2 19 (10.16%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.35%) Amazon Athena
7 9 (4.81%) Text Mining
8 8 (4.28%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (4.28%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.28%) MySQL
9 7 (3.74%) Blockchain
10 6 (3.21%) Big Data
10 6 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.67%) Power BI
12 4 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (2.14%) MariaDB
12 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.07%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 43 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.97%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.49%) GitLab
4 11 (5.88%) CircleCI
4 11 (5.88%) Maven
5 10 (5.35%) JIRA
6 6 (3.21%) Gradle
7 5 (2.67%) Selenium
8 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.07%) Charles Proxy
9 2 (1.07%) Hudson
9 2 (1.07%) JMeter
9 2 (1.07%) Postman
9 2 (1.07%) Pylint
9 2 (1.07%) REST Assured
9 2 (1.07%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.07%) TestNG
9 2 (1.07%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.07%) webpack
General
1 14 (7.49%) Banking
2 10 (5.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (3.74%) Law
4 6 (3.21%) Retail
5 5 (2.67%) Finance
6 3 (1.60%) Games
6 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 59 (31.55%) Developer
2 42 (22.46%) Software Engineer
3 28 (14.97%) Senior Developer
4 25 (13.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (12.83%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.63%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (8.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (8.56%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
9 12 (6.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.42%) Lead DevOps
9 12 (6.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.42%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Python Engineer
11 9 (4.81%) Consultant
12 8 (4.28%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.28%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.99%) AngularJS
2 37 (19.79%) RESTful
3 34 (18.18%) React
4 30 (16.04%) Spring
5 24 (12.83%) REST
6 21 (11.23%) CSS
6 21 (11.23%) HTML
6 21 (11.23%) Node.js
7 20 (10.70%) Web Services
8 19 (10.16%) Spring Boot
9 17 (9.09%) .NET
10 16 (8.56%) Kafka
10 16 (8.56%) Vue.js
11 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.81%) Redux
12 8 (4.28%) Java EE
12 8 (4.28%) jQuery
13 7 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (3.74%) React Native
14 6 (3.21%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.02%) Public Cloud
2 11 (5.88%) Renewable Energy
2 11 (5.88%) User Experience
3 9 (4.81%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.28%) Life Science
5 7 (3.74%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (2.67%) PKI
8 4 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.60%) BBC
9 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.07%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.90%) Linux
2 32 (17.11%) Windows
3 20 (10.70%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.74%) Android
4 7 (3.74%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.21%) Unix
6 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (35.83%) DevOps
3 46 (24.60%) Software Engineering
4 35 (18.72%) Microservices
5 34 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 32 (17.11%) Scrum
7 29 (15.51%) Mentoring
8 28 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (13.37%) Technical Leadership
11 24 (12.83%) Infrastructure as Code
12 23 (12.30%) TDD
12 23 (12.30%) Test Automation
13 21 (11.23%) Machine Learning
14 17 (9.09%) Web Development
15 16 (8.56%) Artificial Intelligence
15 16 (8.56%) Kanban
16 14 (7.49%) Data Science
17 13 (6.95%) Coaching
17 13 (6.95%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 73 (39.04%) Python
2 69 (36.90%) Java
3 66 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.25%) SQL
5 23 (12.30%) C#
6 16 (8.56%) C
6 16 (8.56%) Go
7 12 (6.42%) R
8 10 (5.35%) Perl
9 5 (2.67%) C++
10 4 (2.14%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.14%) Java 8
10 4 (2.14%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.60%) ES6
11 3 (1.60%) Scala
11 3 (1.60%) SPARQL
12 2 (1.07%) Groovy
12 2 (1.07%) Ruby
12 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.67%) GCFA
3 5 (2.67%) GCIH
3 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CISA
6 1 (0.53%) CISM
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) CRISC
6 1 (0.53%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) QA
2 5 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.60%) SLA
4 2 (1.07%) HIPAA
System Software
1 74 (39.57%) Docker
2 10 (5.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.67%) Snort
5 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.60%) pfSense
5 3 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (26.74%) Kubernetes
2 23 (12.30%) Ansible
3 22 (11.76%) Terraform
4 18 (9.63%) Puppet
5 12 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.67%) EnCase
6 5 (2.67%) FTK
6 5 (2.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.07%) Istio
7 2 (1.07%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (11.23%) Google
2 19 (10.16%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.49%) FIS
3 14 (7.49%) Oracle
3 14 (7.49%) WorldPay
4 9 (4.81%) IBM
5 7 (3.74%) VMware
6 5 (2.67%) Carbon Black
6 5 (2.67%) CrowdStrike
6 5 (2.67%) FireEye
6 5 (2.67%) NetWitness
6 5 (2.67%) SaltStack
6 5 (2.67%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.60%) Sophos
8 2 (1.07%) Juniper
8 2 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.07%) New Relic
9 1 (0.53%) Alibaba
9 1 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.53%) Progress