Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 7 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,037 2,156 1,522
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 16.71% 16.54% 10.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.70% 43.15% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 953 2,185 1,420
Median annual salary £75,000 £73,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £45,250 £48,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £102,250 £100,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,487 4,996 3,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.08% 38.33% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,180 4,591 3,538
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Central London

AWS
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for AWS in Central London

AWS
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Central London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Central London

AWS
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 August 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
City of London -1 843 £75,000 - 132
City of Westminster +6 27 £71,250 -1.72% 2
West End of London +7 24 £80,000 +33.33% 2
Southwark +7 13 £75,000 +30.43%
Camden +19 8 £86,250 +61.21%
AWS
London

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 Central London region with a requirement for AWS.

1 408 (39.34%) Azure
2 388 (37.42%) DevOps
3 383 (36.93%) Python
4 341 (32.88%) Docker
5 301 (29.03%) Kubernetes
6 297 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
7 250 (24.11%) Finance
8 238 (22.95%) JavaScript
8 238 (22.95%) Terraform
9 237 (22.85%) Java
10 204 (19.67%) Linux
11 196 (18.90%) GCP
12 190 (18.32%) Microservices
13 185 (17.84%) Fintech
14 181 (17.45%) Ansible
15 177 (17.07%) SQL
16 170 (16.39%) Jenkins
17 160 (15.43%) .NET
18 158 (15.24%) Git (software)
19 152 (14.66%) C#
20 148 (14.27%) TDD
21 134 (12.92%) React
22 128 (12.34%) Windows
23 125 (12.05%) Software Engineering
24 124 (11.96%) Node.js
25 119 (11.48%) Infrastructure as Code
26 118 (11.38%) Serverless
27 114 (10.99%) Web Services
28 113 (10.90%) Puppet
28 113 (10.90%) Kafka

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 61 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 37 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (3.18%) Apache
4 27 (2.60%) Confluence
4 27 (2.60%) IIS
5 23 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.03%) Apache Airflow
7 9 (0.87%) Moodle
7 9 (0.87%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.77%) CMS
9 5 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.39%) Drupal
10 4 (0.39%) Luigi
10 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.39%) nginx
10 4 (0.39%) SAS
10 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.39%) WordPress
11 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.29%) Gliffy
3 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.29%) Sketch
3 3 (0.29%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.096%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.096%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) FastStats
1 4 (0.39%) Unica
2 3 (0.29%) Magento
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.096%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.096%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.096%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 408 (39.34%) Azure
2 196 (18.90%) GCP
3 118 (11.38%) Serverless
4 105 (10.13%) SaaS
5 84 (8.10%) Amazon EC2
6 81 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
7 73 (7.04%) Amazon S3
8 65 (6.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 56 (5.40%) Office 365
10 32 (3.09%) Amazon ECS
11 31 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 28 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (2.12%) PaaS
14 21 (2.03%) Amazon EMR
14 21 (2.03%) IaaS
15 19 (1.83%) Amazon EKS
16 18 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
17 16 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
18 15 (1.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.20%) Firewall
2 44 (4.24%) DNS
3 31 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.41%) VPN
5 23 (2.22%) Network Security
6 19 (1.83%) LAN
7 17 (1.64%) DHCP
8 15 (1.45%) WAN
9 14 (1.35%) HTTP
9 14 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (1.06%) VoIP
11 10 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.87%) Internet
13 7 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (0.68%) NetScaler
13 7 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (0.58%) MPLS
14 6 (0.58%) VLAN
14 6 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.26%) Big Data
2 89 (8.58%) SQL Server
3 77 (7.43%) NoSQL
4 72 (6.94%) MySQL
5 68 (6.56%) MongoDB
6 60 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
8 47 (4.53%) Redis
8 47 (4.53%) Relational Database
9 46 (4.44%) Hadoop
10 36 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 35 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
14 21 (2.03%) Apache Hive
15 20 (1.93%) RDBMS
16 15 (1.45%) Neo4j
17 12 (1.16%) Amazon Athena
17 12 (1.16%) Looker
17 12 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 170 (16.39%) Jenkins
2 158 (15.24%) Git (software)
3 59 (5.69%) JIRA
4 34 (3.28%) TeamCity
5 30 (2.89%) Cucumber
6 29 (2.80%) Bitbucket
6 29 (2.80%) Selenium
7 24 (2.31%) Maven
8 22 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (2.12%) GitLab
9 18 (1.74%) git-flow
10 14 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (1.25%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.16%) JUnit
12 12 (1.16%) RSpec
13 10 (0.96%) CircleCI
14 8 (0.77%) Protractor
14 8 (0.77%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.68%) Gradle
General
1 250 (24.11%) Finance
2 61 (5.88%) Banking
2 61 (5.88%) Law
3 47 (4.53%) Marketing
4 32 (3.09%) Retail
5 22 (2.12%) Advertising
6 15 (1.45%) Games
7 14 (1.35%) Back Office
7 14 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.16%) Front Office
10 9 (0.87%) Publishing
11 8 (0.77%) Legal
11 8 (0.77%) Public Sector
11 8 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.29%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 277 (26.71%) Developer
2 188 (18.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 155 (14.95%) AWS Engineer
4 80 (7.71%) AWS DevOps
5 77 (7.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 76 (7.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 61 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 60 (5.79%) Data Engineer
9 59 (5.69%) Java Developer
10 53 (5.11%) Analyst
10 53 (5.11%) Architect
11 48 (4.63%) .NET Developer
11 48 (4.63%) Software Engineer
12 43 (4.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 40 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
14 39 (3.76%) Python Engineer
15 36 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 34 (3.28%) C# Developer
16 34 (3.28%) Senior DevOps
17 31 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (15.43%) .NET
2 134 (12.92%) React
3 124 (11.96%) Node.js
4 114 (10.99%) Web Services
5 113 (10.90%) Kafka
6 108 (10.41%) AngularJS
7 91 (8.78%) HTML
8 84 (8.10%) CSS
8 84 (8.10%) REST
9 55 (5.30%) .NET Core
10 51 (4.92%) HTML5
11 36 (3.47%) Redux
12 33 (3.18%) RESTful
13 32 (3.09%) Spring Boot
13 32 (3.09%) Vue.js
14 30 (2.89%) ASP.NET
15 29 (2.80%) Elastic Stack
15 29 (2.80%) SOAP
15 29 (2.80%) Spring
16 26 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.23%) Public Cloud
2 72 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 39 (3.76%) Cloud Native
5 35 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (2.80%) Algorithms
8 24 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.74%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.54%) User Experience
11 15 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (1.35%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.25%) Derivative
14 11 (1.06%) e-Learning
15 9 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.87%) SCORM
16 8 (0.77%) Clustering
16 8 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 204 (19.67%) Linux
2 128 (12.34%) Windows
3 47 (4.53%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.28%) Unix
5 14 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.25%) Android
6 13 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.06%) Mac OS
7 11 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.48%) CentOS
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.29%) Solaris
11 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.19%) VMS
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.096%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (37.42%) DevOps
2 297 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (18.32%) Microservices
4 185 (17.84%) Fintech
5 148 (14.27%) TDD
6 125 (12.05%) Software Engineering
7 119 (11.48%) Infrastructure as Code
8 107 (10.32%) Analytics
9 103 (9.93%) Test Automation
10 100 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (7.91%) Computer Science
12 80 (7.71%) Machine Learning
12 80 (7.71%) Problem-Solving
13 68 (6.56%) Configuration Management
14 67 (6.46%) Migration
15 64 (6.17%) Data Science
16 60 (5.79%) Scrum
17 58 (5.59%) Artificial Intelligence
17 58 (5.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 52 (5.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 383 (36.93%) Python
2 238 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 237 (22.85%) Java
4 177 (17.07%) SQL
5 152 (14.66%) C#
6 96 (9.26%) TypeScript
7 76 (7.33%) PowerShell
8 64 (6.17%) PHP
9 61 (5.88%) Ruby
10 60 (5.79%) Bash Shell
11 58 (5.59%) Scala
12 55 (5.30%) Go
13 50 (4.82%) Java 8
14 35 (3.38%) T-SQL
15 30 (2.89%) Perl
16 27 (2.60%) C++
17 21 (2.03%) Kotlin
17 21 (2.03%) R
18 18 (1.74%) ES6
19 13 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 103 (9.93%) Degree
2 41 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.51%) AWS Certification
4 23 (2.22%) CISSP
5 22 (2.12%) Master's Degree
6 19 (1.83%) CISM
7 15 (1.45%) CISA
8 12 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.16%) CRISC
9 9 (0.87%) CEH
10 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.77%) OSCP
11 7 (0.68%) CCNA
11 7 (0.68%) GWAPT
12 6 (0.58%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.48%) PhD
14 4 (0.39%) GCIA
14 4 (0.39%) GCIH
15 3 (0.29%) CCSP
15 3 (0.29%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.95%) QA
2 22 (2.12%) NIST
3 17 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.77%) GDPR
6 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.68%) SLA
7 5 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
9 1 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.096%) MiFID
System Software
1 341 (32.88%) Docker
2 54 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.58%) vSphere
6 6 (0.58%) XenApp
7 4 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.29%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.29%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.29%) Xen
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.19%) Snort
9 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.096%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.096%) vCloud
10 1 (0.096%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 301 (29.03%) Kubernetes
2 238 (22.95%) Terraform
3 181 (17.45%) Ansible
4 113 (10.90%) Puppet
5 73 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.80%) Prometheus
7 24 (2.31%) Grafana
8 18 (1.74%) Kibana
8 18 (1.74%) Salt
9 13 (1.25%) Netcool
9 13 (1.25%) Opsview
10 11 (1.06%) Consul
11 10 (0.96%) Packer
12 8 (0.77%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.68%) Control-M
13 7 (0.68%) Icinga
13 7 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
14 6 (0.58%) Istio
14 6 (0.58%) logstash
15 5 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 111 (10.70%) Microsoft
2 98 (9.45%) Google
3 51 (4.92%) VMware
4 43 (4.15%) Oracle
5 31 (2.99%) Cisco
6 18 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 18 (1.74%) Splunk
7 17 (1.64%) Tableau
8 15 (1.45%) AppDynamics
8 15 (1.45%) Citrix
8 15 (1.45%) IBM
9 14 (1.35%) F5
10 13 (1.25%) Dynatrace
10 13 (1.25%) SevOne
10 13 (1.25%) TOWER Software
11 12 (1.16%) Meraki
11 12 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.87%) Databricks
13 8 (0.77%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.77%) Cloudera