Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 15 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 +22
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,726 1,463 1,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.90% 11.27% 8.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.89% 39.47% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,576 1,350 1,127
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £46,750 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £97,500
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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 4,327 3,707 3,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.34% 28.55% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,823 3,369 3,030
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,938 £34,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Central London

AWS
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for AWS in Central London

AWS
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Central London over the 6 months to 22 January 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 22 January 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 +7 1,334 £72,500 +3.57% 451
West End of London +18 52 £75,000 +20.00%
City of Westminster -6 25 £75,000 -3.23%
Kensington and Chelsea +7 14 £57,500 -28.13%
Southwark -18 12 £70,000 +12.00%
Camden +7 9 £67,500 +12.50%
Lambeth - 1 £40,000 -
AWS
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 734 (42.53%) Azure
2 617 (35.75%) Python
3 595 (34.47%) DevOps
4 591 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
5 529 (30.65%) Docker
6 488 (28.27%) Java
7 411 (23.81%) Kubernetes
8 402 (23.29%) Finance
9 401 (23.23%) SQL
10 367 (21.26%) JavaScript
11 362 (20.97%) Microservices
12 325 (18.83%) Terraform
13 323 (18.71%) Linux
14 319 (18.48%) GCP
15 272 (15.76%) C#
16 264 (15.30%) Software Engineering
17 257 (14.89%) .NET
18 247 (14.31%) Fintech
19 236 (13.67%) Ansible
20 220 (12.75%) TDD
21 216 (12.51%) SQL Server
22 215 (12.46%) Web Services
23 214 (12.40%) Windows
24 211 (12.22%) Google
25 206 (11.94%) Degree
26 199 (11.53%) React
27 194 (11.24%) AngularJS
28 193 (11.18%) Node.js
28 193 (11.18%) Infrastructure as Code
29 184 (10.66%) Computer Science

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
1 119 (6.89%) Apache Spark
2 73 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (2.55%) IIS
4 38 (2.20%) Apache
5 30 (1.74%) nginx
6 27 (1.56%) CMS
6 27 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 23 (1.33%) OpenStack
8 21 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (0.98%) Headless CMS
10 17 (0.98%) MS Exchange
10 17 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 16 (0.93%) Apache Airflow
11 16 (0.93%) Confluence
12 14 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 14 (0.81%) Luigi
12 14 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.058%) Figma
2 1 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.058%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.058%) Sketch
2 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.70%) Magento
1 12 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (0.58%) SDL Web 8
3 9 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.17%) SnowdropKCS
5 2 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.058%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.058%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.058%) RMDS
6 1 (0.058%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 734 (42.53%) Azure
2 319 (18.48%) GCP
3 159 (9.21%) Serverless
4 111 (6.43%) AWS Lambda
5 106 (6.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 91 (5.27%) SaaS
7 83 (4.81%) Office 365
8 82 (4.75%) Amazon EC2
9 81 (4.69%) Amazon S3
10 78 (4.52%) PaaS
11 62 (3.59%) IaaS
12 51 (2.95%) GitHub
13 39 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 36 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
15 35 (2.03%) Power Platform
16 31 (1.80%) Amazon ECS
17 22 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
18 21 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
18 21 (1.22%) Heroku
19 20 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.92%) Firewall
2 66 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 62 (3.59%) DNS
4 46 (2.67%) VPN
5 42 (2.43%) WAN
6 40 (2.32%) Network Security
7 39 (2.26%) Internet
8 37 (2.14%) DHCP
9 35 (2.03%) BGP
9 35 (2.03%) HTTP
10 34 (1.97%) LAN
11 25 (1.45%) SAN
12 23 (1.33%) MPLS
13 18 (1.04%) NetScaler
13 18 (1.04%) Wireless
14 16 (0.93%) SSL
15 15 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (0.58%) Cisco ISE
17 10 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (12.51%) SQL Server
2 162 (9.39%) Big Data
3 149 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 140 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
5 117 (6.78%) Hadoop
6 104 (6.03%) MySQL
7 99 (5.74%) Relational Database
8 78 (4.52%) MongoDB
9 68 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 66 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
11 62 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
12 43 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (2.38%) Apache Hive
14 37 (2.14%) Amazon Redshift
15 36 (2.09%) Redis
16 35 (2.03%) Power BI
17 34 (1.97%) RDBMS
18 30 (1.74%) Amazon Athena
19 23 (1.33%) Amazon Aurora
19 23 (1.33%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 182 (10.54%) Git (software)
1 182 (10.54%) Jenkins
2 64 (3.71%) Maven
3 47 (2.72%) JIRA
4 43 (2.49%) TeamCity
5 34 (1.97%) GitLab
6 32 (1.85%) Gradle
7 31 (1.80%) Bitbucket
8 30 (1.74%) JUnit
9 27 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 26 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
11 24 (1.39%) Cucumber
12 23 (1.33%) Selenium
13 21 (1.22%) SonarQube
14 18 (1.04%) webpack
15 17 (0.98%) CircleCI
15 17 (0.98%) RSpec
16 16 (0.93%) gulp
16 16 (0.93%) Mockito
17 15 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 402 (23.29%) Finance
2 136 (7.88%) Banking
3 119 (6.89%) Retail
4 78 (4.52%) Marketing
5 43 (2.49%) Advertising
6 37 (2.14%) Law
7 33 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.85%) Games
9 30 (1.74%) Front Office
10 28 (1.62%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.45%) Back Office
12 24 (1.39%) Public Sector
13 16 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.70%) Publishing
15 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.35%) Automotive
16 6 (0.35%) Electronics
17 4 (0.23%) Legal
18 3 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 524 (30.36%) Developer
2 230 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 162 (9.39%) AWS Engineer
4 152 (8.81%) Senior Developer
5 146 (8.46%) Java Developer
6 133 (7.71%) Architect
7 115 (6.66%) Cloud Engineer
8 114 (6.60%) Data Engineer
9 105 (6.08%) Python Engineer
10 104 (6.03%) .NET Developer
11 84 (4.87%) Software Engineer
12 78 (4.52%) AWS DevOps
13 75 (4.35%) C# Developer
14 67 (3.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 63 (3.65%) Python Developer
16 57 (3.30%) AWS Developer
17 54 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
18 53 (3.07%) Administrator
18 53 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 51 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (14.89%) .NET
2 215 (12.46%) Web Services
3 199 (11.53%) React
4 194 (11.24%) AngularJS
5 193 (11.18%) Node.js
6 164 (9.50%) HTML
7 158 (9.15%) REST
8 151 (8.75%) CSS
9 126 (7.30%) Kafka
10 122 (7.07%) Spring
11 119 (6.89%) .NET Core
12 105 (6.08%) RESTful
13 74 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 72 (4.17%) HTML5
15 57 (3.30%) ASP.NET
16 55 (3.19%) Spring Boot
17 49 (2.84%) Django
18 47 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 47 (2.72%) GraphQL
19 44 (2.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.43%) Greenfield Project
2 95 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.33%) Public Cloud
4 82 (4.75%) Data Centre
5 71 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 53 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 52 (3.01%) Cloud Native
7 52 (3.01%) User Experience
8 46 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 46 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (1.80%) Virtual Team
10 28 (1.62%) Data Structures
11 27 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
12 26 (1.51%) Hedge funds
13 23 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (1.27%) Social Media
15 13 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.75%) Private Cloud
15 13 (0.75%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 323 (18.71%) Linux
2 214 (12.40%) Windows
3 103 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 96 (5.56%) Unix
5 38 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 34 (1.97%) Android
7 25 (1.45%) Windows 10
8 19 (1.10%) CentOS
9 18 (1.04%) Mac OS
10 16 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.81%) Solaris
11 14 (0.81%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.23%) VMS
16 2 (0.12%) Debian
17 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.058%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (34.47%) DevOps
2 591 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
3 362 (20.97%) Microservices
4 264 (15.30%) Software Engineering
5 247 (14.31%) Fintech
6 220 (12.75%) TDD
7 193 (11.18%) Infrastructure as Code
8 184 (10.66%) Computer Science
9 183 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
10 163 (9.44%) Scrum
11 157 (9.10%) Continuous Integration
12 152 (8.81%) Machine Learning
13 139 (8.05%) Data Science
13 139 (8.05%) Test Automation
14 118 (6.84%) Analytics
15 116 (6.72%) Open Source
16 99 (5.74%) Configuration Management
16 99 (5.74%) OO
17 98 (5.68%) SDLC
18 93 (5.39%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 617 (35.75%) Python
2 488 (28.27%) Java
3 401 (23.23%) SQL
4 367 (21.26%) JavaScript
5 272 (15.76%) C#
6 141 (8.17%) PowerShell
7 140 (8.11%) Scala
8 117 (6.78%) Bash Shell
9 106 (6.14%) TypeScript
10 92 (5.33%) Java 8
11 91 (5.27%) Ruby
12 90 (5.21%) Go
13 63 (3.65%) C++
14 59 (3.42%) PHP
15 50 (2.90%) T-SQL
16 39 (2.26%) Shell Script
17 38 (2.20%) ES6
18 37 (2.14%) Kotlin
19 31 (1.80%) C
20 23 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 206 (11.94%) Degree
2 103 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (1.97%) PhD
5 33 (1.91%) Master's Degree
6 27 (1.56%) AWS Certification
7 22 (1.27%) CCNP
7 22 (1.27%) CISSP
8 11 (0.64%) CISM
8 11 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (0.58%) CCNA
10 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
11 8 (0.46%) MCSA
12 6 (0.35%) CCSP
12 6 (0.35%) OSCP
13 5 (0.29%) CEH
13 5 (0.29%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.23%) GIAC
14 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.35%) QA
2 27 (1.56%) SLA
3 19 (1.10%) GDPR
4 13 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.46%) NIST
7 7 (0.41%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.12%) NCSC
9 1 (0.058%) COBIT
9 1 (0.058%) EMIR
9 1 (0.058%) MiFID
9 1 (0.058%) PMBOK
System Software
1 529 (30.65%) Docker
2 75 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 60 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.62%) VirtualBox
6 27 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.52%) Xen
9 7 (0.41%) Firmware
10 6 (0.35%) KVM
10 6 (0.35%) XenApp
11 5 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.23%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.23%) OpenDJ
12 4 (0.23%) OpenIDM
13 3 (0.17%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.17%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.17%) vSphere
13 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 411 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 325 (18.83%) Terraform
3 236 (13.67%) Ansible
4 122 (7.07%) Puppet
5 88 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (3.13%) Packer
7 32 (1.85%) Prometheus
8 30 (1.74%) Salt
9 22 (1.27%) Consul
9 22 (1.27%) Grafana
10 16 (0.93%) Kibana
11 15 (0.87%) SCCM
12 14 (0.81%) Nagios
13 12 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.46%) Icinga
14 8 (0.46%) Oozie
15 7 (0.41%) Control-M
15 7 (0.41%) Mesos
15 7 (0.41%) Rancher
16 6 (0.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 211 (12.22%) Google
2 159 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 114 (6.60%) VMware
4 71 (4.11%) Oracle
5 63 (3.65%) Cisco
6 33 (1.91%) SAP
7 32 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.74%) Citrix
9 27 (1.56%) Palo Alto
10 26 (1.51%) IBM
11 25 (1.45%) LogicMonitor
12 22 (1.27%) Meraki
13 21 (1.22%) Red Hat
14 20 (1.16%) F5
15 19 (1.10%) Tableau
15 19 (1.10%) Veeam
16 18 (1.04%) Cloudera
17 17 (0.98%) Adobe
17 17 (0.98%) Splunk
18 14 (0.81%) Juniper