Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,333 1,031 1,705
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 18.41% 20.29% 14.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.11% 44.14% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,188 921 1,554
10th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
75th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £100,000 £100,000
London median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%

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 3,323 2,336 4,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 45.89% 45.97% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,975 2,084 3,854
10th Percentile £39,850 £43,750 £33,575
25th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £81,438
90th Percentile £106,250 £97,500 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -3 1,093 £80,000 +6.67% 472
West End of London +25 44 £70,000 +3.70% 2
City of Westminster +21 34 £77,500 +23.51%
Camden -1 18 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Southwark -6 7 £76,250 +45.24%
Kensington and Chelsea -3 3 £70,000 +20.95%
Lambeth - 3 - -
AWS
London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 580 (43.51%) DevOps
2 570 (42.76%) Python
3 567 (42.54%) Azure
4 475 (35.63%) Kubernetes
5 466 (34.96%) Java
6 452 (33.91%) CI/CD
7 447 (33.53%) Docker
8 414 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
9 411 (30.83%) Terraform
10 336 (25.21%) GCP
11 319 (23.93%) Infrastructure as Code
12 312 (23.41%) Finance
13 279 (20.93%) SQL
14 239 (17.93%) Software Engineering
15 238 (17.85%) Jenkins
16 226 (16.95%) Social Skills
17 220 (16.50%) Microservices
18 214 (16.05%) Serverless
19 206 (15.45%) Linux
20 197 (14.78%) JavaScript
21 186 (13.95%) Bash
22 176 (13.20%) AWS CloudFormation
23 175 (13.13%) Degree
24 171 (12.83%) Analytics
25 168 (12.60%) Fintech
26 162 (12.15%) C#
27 152 (11.40%) Scala
28 148 (11.10%) TDD
29 139 (10.43%) React
30 137 (10.28%) 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 82 (6.15%) Apache Spark
2 40 (3.00%) Confluence
3 21 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
6 13 (0.98%) SAS
7 12 (0.90%) Apache
8 8 (0.60%) nginx
9 5 (0.38%) CMS
10 4 (0.30%) Appian
10 4 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.30%) IIS
10 4 (0.30%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.23%) Luigi
11 3 (0.23%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.075%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.075%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.075%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.075%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 567 (42.54%) Azure
2 336 (25.21%) GCP
3 214 (16.05%) Serverless
4 176 (13.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 116 (8.70%) SaaS
6 107 (8.03%) AWS Lambda
7 76 (5.70%) Amazon S3
8 74 (5.55%) Microsoft 365
9 66 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
10 58 (4.35%) IaaS
11 52 (3.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 51 (3.83%) Amazon ECS
13 50 (3.75%) Snowflake
14 46 (3.45%) GitHub
14 46 (3.45%) Power Platform
15 45 (3.38%) PaaS
16 30 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 22 (1.65%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 95 (7.13%) DNS
2 66 (4.95%) Firewall
3 52 (3.90%) TCP/IP
4 49 (3.68%) DHCP
5 40 (3.00%) Network Security
6 31 (2.33%) BGP
7 29 (2.18%) WAN
8 28 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
9 27 (2.03%) VPN
10 25 (1.88%) VLAN
11 11 (0.83%) LAN
11 11 (0.83%) VoIP
12 9 (0.68%) WebEx
13 8 (0.60%) Wireless
14 7 (0.53%) IP Telephony
15 6 (0.45%) AMQP
15 6 (0.45%) SSH
16 4 (0.30%) ICMP
16 4 (0.30%) OSPF
17 3 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (10.05%) NoSQL
2 105 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
3 89 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
4 85 (6.38%) Big Data
5 79 (5.93%) Relational Database
6 71 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 71 (5.33%) SQL Server
7 62 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 56 (4.20%) Amazon Redshift
9 49 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
10 37 (2.78%) Data Lake
11 35 (2.63%) Hadoop
12 34 (2.55%) MySQL
13 32 (2.40%) Power BI
14 25 (1.88%) Tableau
15 24 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.50%) Blockchain
17 18 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
19 16 (1.20%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 238 (17.85%) Jenkins
2 104 (7.80%) Git (software)
3 65 (4.88%) JIRA
4 39 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (2.48%) SonarQube
6 32 (2.40%) GitLab
7 23 (1.73%) Spinnaker
8 21 (1.58%) Selenium
9 17 (1.28%) Bower
9 17 (1.28%) Cypress.io
9 17 (1.28%) Grunt
9 17 (1.28%) webpack
10 16 (1.20%) Gradle
10 16 (1.20%) Subversion
11 15 (1.13%) Maven
12 14 (1.05%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.05%) CircleCI
12 14 (1.05%) JUnit
13 12 (0.90%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.75%) Artifactory
General
1 312 (23.41%) Finance
2 226 (16.95%) Social Skills
3 104 (7.80%) Retail
4 73 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (5.48%) Publishing
5 68 (5.10%) Banking
6 41 (3.08%) Law
7 40 (3.00%) Presentation Skills
8 35 (2.63%) Marketing
9 34 (2.55%) Influencing Skills
10 26 (1.95%) Legal
11 25 (1.88%) Advertising
12 23 (1.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 22 (1.65%) Games
14 19 (1.43%) Organisational Skills
15 15 (1.13%) Electronics
15 15 (1.13%) Public Sector
16 11 (0.83%) Automotive
17 10 (0.75%) Front Office
18 9 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (18.38%) Developer
2 235 (17.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 119 (8.93%) Data Engineer
4 102 (7.65%) Architect
5 89 (6.68%) AWS Engineer
6 84 (6.30%) Security Engineer
7 81 (6.08%) Senior Developer
8 80 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 71 (5.33%) Software Engineer
10 59 (4.43%) Technical Leader
11 51 (3.83%) Java Engineer
12 48 (3.60%) Senior DevOps
12 48 (3.60%) Software Developer
13 46 (3.45%) Java Developer
14 45 (3.38%) Analyst
15 44 (3.30%) Lead Developer
16 42 (3.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 38 (2.85%) Consultant
18 37 (2.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
19 36 (2.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (10.43%) React
2 137 (10.28%) Kafka
3 115 (8.63%) .NET
4 96 (7.20%) Node.js
5 85 (6.38%) Spring
6 74 (5.55%) AngularJS
7 56 (4.20%) HTML
7 56 (4.20%) Spring Boot
8 54 (4.05%) Web Services
9 49 (3.68%) CSS
9 49 (3.68%) REST
10 42 (3.15%) RESTful
11 38 (2.85%) HTML5
12 31 (2.33%) .NET Core
13 30 (2.25%) .NET Framework
13 30 (2.25%) Vue.js
14 27 (2.03%) JSON
15 24 (1.80%) Sass
15 24 (1.80%) Spring MVC
16 23 (1.73%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.40%) Cloud Native
1 72 (5.40%) User Experience
2 52 (3.90%) Public Cloud
3 43 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 30 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 24 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 23 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 16 (1.20%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.13%) Derivative
12 14 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.05%) Mobile App
13 13 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
14 10 (0.75%) Blog
14 10 (0.75%) Video\Live Streaming
15 9 (0.68%) Replication
15 9 (0.68%) Social Media
16 8 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 206 (15.45%) Linux
2 121 (9.08%) Windows
3 67 (5.03%) Windows 10
4 62 (4.65%) Unix
5 57 (4.28%) Windows Server
6 56 (4.20%) Windows Server 2016
7 51 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (3.75%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.83%) Android
11 8 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.60%) CentOS
12 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
14 3 (0.23%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.23%) VMS
15 2 (0.15%) Solaris
15 2 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (43.51%) DevOps
2 452 (33.91%) CI/CD
3 414 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (23.93%) Infrastructure as Code
5 239 (17.93%) Software Engineering
6 220 (16.50%) Microservices
7 171 (12.83%) Analytics
8 168 (12.60%) Fintech
9 148 (11.10%) TDD
10 114 (8.55%) Data Science
11 112 (8.40%) Computer Science
12 106 (7.95%) Scrum
13 105 (7.88%) Cybersecurity
13 105 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
14 104 (7.80%) Test Automation
15 103 (7.73%) Mentoring
16 102 (7.65%) Full Stack Development
17 99 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
18 89 (6.68%) OO
19 87 (6.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 570 (42.76%) Python
2 466 (34.96%) Java
3 279 (20.93%) SQL
4 197 (14.78%) JavaScript
5 186 (13.95%) Bash
6 162 (12.15%) C#
7 152 (11.40%) Scala
8 103 (7.73%) Go
9 99 (7.43%) PowerShell
10 80 (6.00%) TypeScript
11 76 (5.70%) C++
12 61 (4.58%) Kotlin
13 57 (4.28%) PHP
13 57 (4.28%) Ruby
14 44 (3.30%) Perl
15 42 (3.15%) R
16 40 (3.00%) Java 8
17 27 (2.03%) VB.NET
18 26 (1.95%) MATLAB
18 26 (1.95%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 175 (13.13%) Degree
2 88 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (3.38%) Master's Degree
4 37 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (2.48%) AWS Certification
6 28 (2.10%) CCNP
7 25 (1.88%) CCNA
7 25 (1.88%) CISSP
8 17 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.20%) SANS
9 16 (1.20%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.20%) Security Cleared
10 14 (1.05%) GIAC
11 9 (0.68%) CCIE
12 7 (0.53%) MCP
13 6 (0.45%) MCITP
13 6 (0.45%) MCTS
13 6 (0.45%) SAS Certification
14 5 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.20%) QA
2 33 (2.48%) GDPR
3 29 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.05%) SLA
5 11 (0.83%) NIST
6 10 (0.75%) Accessibility
7 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.15%) GRC
11 1 (0.075%) COBIT
11 1 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.075%) NCSC
11 1 (0.075%) PSD2
11 1 (0.075%) SEPA
11 1 (0.075%) SOC 2
System Software
1 447 (33.53%) Docker
2 83 (6.23%) Active Directory
3 59 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.20%) Firmware
7 12 (0.90%) vSphere
8 11 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (0.83%) XenApp
9 3 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.15%) HDFS
10 2 (0.15%) KVM
10 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.075%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.075%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.075%) oVirt
11 1 (0.075%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.075%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 475 (35.63%) Kubernetes
2 411 (30.83%) Terraform
3 106 (7.95%) Ansible
4 100 (7.50%) Puppet
5 48 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (1.50%) Prometheus
7 19 (1.43%) Grafana
8 15 (1.13%) SCCM
9 14 (1.05%) Nagios
10 13 (0.98%) SCOM
11 11 (0.83%) EdgeSight
11 11 (0.83%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.83%) SCVMM
12 5 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.38%) Kubeflow
12 5 (0.38%) Packer
13 4 (0.30%) Consul
13 4 (0.30%) Control-M
13 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 120 (9.00%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.13%) Google
3 76 (5.70%) VMware
4 74 (5.55%) Oracle
5 51 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (2.63%) Citrix
7 33 (2.48%) ServiceNow
8 29 (2.18%) Cisco
8 29 (2.18%) Informatica
8 29 (2.18%) Okta
9 28 (2.10%) Palo Alto
10 27 (2.03%) LogicMonitor
11 26 (1.95%) IBM
12 24 (1.80%) Meraki
13 20 (1.50%) Talend
14 19 (1.43%) SAP
15 18 (1.35%) Cloudera
15 18 (1.35%) Databricks
16 17 (1.28%) Dell
17 13 (0.98%) Red Hat