Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,260 843 2,151
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 18.67% 18.89% 16.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.33% 43.66% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,156 735 1,978
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% - +3.57%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £103,750 £100,000
London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 3,124 1,931 5,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 46.29% 43.27% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,856 1,700 4,703
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 1,098 £80,000 +10.34% 414
City of Westminster -2 31 £53,813 -29.66%
West End of London -10 22 £58,378 -28.15% 1
Camden -2 5 £60,000 -33.33% 1
Kensington and Chelsea - 4 £66,250 -
Southwark -5 2 - - 1
AWS
London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 566 (44.92%) DevOps
2 533 (42.30%) Python
3 525 (41.67%) Azure
4 430 (34.13%) Docker
5 415 (32.94%) Kubernetes
6 404 (32.06%) Java
7 383 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
8 380 (30.16%) Terraform
9 341 (27.06%) GCP
10 310 (24.60%) Finance
11 273 (21.67%) Jenkins
12 268 (21.27%) Microservices
13 265 (21.03%) Infrastructure as Code
14 255 (20.24%) Social Skills
15 248 (19.68%) Software Engineering
16 228 (18.10%) SQL
17 225 (17.86%) Serverless
18 216 (17.14%) Linux
19 200 (15.87%) JavaScript
20 191 (15.16%) Analytics
21 188 (14.92%) Fintech
22 180 (14.29%) C#
23 156 (12.38%) Ansible
24 142 (11.27%) Node.js
25 140 (11.11%) Kafka
26 136 (10.79%) NoSQL
27 130 (10.32%) TDD
28 129 (10.24%) Degree
29 127 (10.08%) Bash Shell
30 126 (10.00%) React

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 95 (7.54%) Apache Spark
2 53 (4.21%) Confluence
3 35 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (1.67%) CMS
5 20 (1.59%) Apache
6 18 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
7 14 (1.11%) SAS
8 11 (0.87%) Apache Solr
8 11 (0.87%) Drupal
8 11 (0.87%) nginx
9 7 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.48%) IIS
10 6 (0.48%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.24%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.16%) Appian
12 2 (0.16%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) FastStats
2 3 (0.24%) Unica
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.079%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.079%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.079%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 525 (41.67%) Azure
2 341 (27.06%) GCP
3 225 (17.86%) Serverless
4 111 (8.81%) AWS Lambda
5 100 (7.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 98 (7.78%) SaaS
7 87 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
8 68 (5.40%) Amazon S3
9 59 (4.68%) Amazon ECS
10 50 (3.97%) IaaS
11 46 (3.65%) PaaS
12 43 (3.41%) Microsoft 365
13 34 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 26 (2.06%) GitHub
15 25 (1.98%) Power Platform
16 24 (1.90%) AWS Fargate
17 23 (1.83%) Snowflake
18 22 (1.75%) AWS Step Functions
19 20 (1.59%) OpenShift
20 17 (1.35%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.10%) DNS
2 34 (2.70%) Firewall
3 27 (2.14%) Network Security
4 23 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.43%) VPN
6 14 (1.11%) DHCP
7 11 (0.87%) WAN
8 9 (0.71%) IPsec
8 9 (0.71%) VLAN
9 8 (0.63%) FTP
9 8 (0.63%) SAN
10 7 (0.56%) BGP
10 7 (0.56%) VoIP
10 7 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.48%) AMQP
11 6 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (0.40%) HTTP
12 5 (0.40%) Internet
13 4 (0.32%) LAN
13 4 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (10.79%) NoSQL
2 121 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
3 117 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 99 (7.86%) MongoDB
4 99 (7.86%) Relational Database
5 92 (7.30%) Big Data
6 74 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
7 72 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 64 (5.08%) Hadoop
9 59 (4.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 58 (4.60%) Data Lake
11 57 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
12 36 (2.86%) MySQL
13 26 (2.06%) Tableau
14 25 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (1.83%) Power BI
15 23 (1.83%) Redis
16 17 (1.35%) Amazon Athena
17 16 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 273 (21.67%) Jenkins
2 111 (8.81%) Git (software)
3 87 (6.90%) JIRA
4 76 (6.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 51 (4.05%) SonarQube
6 42 (3.33%) GitLab
7 36 (2.86%) Selenium
8 24 (1.90%) CircleCI
8 24 (1.90%) webpack
9 23 (1.83%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 17 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 16 (1.27%) Bitbucket
11 16 (1.27%) Spinnaker
12 13 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (0.87%) REST Assured
14 10 (0.79%) Grunt
14 10 (0.79%) Travis CI
15 9 (0.71%) Bower
15 9 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 310 (24.60%) Finance
2 255 (20.24%) Social Skills
3 81 (6.43%) Banking
4 79 (6.27%) Retail
5 57 (4.52%) Presentation Skills
6 55 (4.37%) Publishing
7 51 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (3.41%) Influencing Skills
9 38 (3.02%) Games
10 37 (2.94%) Advertising
11 29 (2.30%) Marketing
12 26 (2.06%) Telecoms
13 23 (1.83%) Investment Banking
14 21 (1.67%) Front Office
15 17 (1.35%) Law
16 16 (1.27%) Legal
17 14 (1.11%) Public Sector
18 11 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
19 9 (0.71%) Retail Banking
20 8 (0.63%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 250 (19.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 248 (19.68%) Developer
3 144 (11.43%) AWS Engineer
4 113 (8.97%) Data Engineer
5 106 (8.41%) Architect
6 87 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 83 (6.59%) Senior DevOps
8 82 (6.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 78 (6.19%) Technical Leader
10 68 (5.40%) AWS DevOps
11 64 (5.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 63 (5.00%) Security Engineer
13 62 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
14 61 (4.84%) Java Developer
14 61 (4.84%) Software Engineer
15 41 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
15 41 (3.25%) Software Developer
16 37 (2.94%) Java Engineer
17 34 (2.70%) Lead DevOps
18 31 (2.46%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (11.27%) Node.js
2 140 (11.11%) Kafka
3 126 (10.00%) React
4 115 (9.13%) .NET
4 115 (9.13%) Web Services
5 93 (7.38%) HTML
6 84 (6.67%) CSS
6 84 (6.67%) Spring
7 71 (5.63%) AngularJS
8 65 (5.16%) Spring Boot
9 53 (4.21%) OAuth
10 52 (4.13%) HTML5
11 47 (3.73%) OpenID
12 45 (3.57%) OAuth2
13 34 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (2.70%) REST
14 30 (2.38%) .NET Core
15 28 (2.22%) ASP.NET
16 21 (1.67%) JSON
17 20 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (4.60%) Public Cloud
3 51 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 42 (3.33%) Cloud Native
5 40 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.70%) Derivative
7 29 (2.30%) User Experience
8 28 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 24 (1.90%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.95%) OTC Derivatives
15 11 (0.87%) Clustering
16 10 (0.79%) Fixed Income
16 10 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
16 10 (0.79%) Social Media
17 9 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 216 (17.14%) Linux
2 95 (7.54%) Windows
3 69 (5.48%) Unix
4 37 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 26 (2.06%) Ubuntu
6 18 (1.43%) CentOS
7 15 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (0.79%) Android
10 10 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.71%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.24%) VMS
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.16%) Solaris
13 2 (0.16%) SUSE
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (44.92%) DevOps
2 383 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (21.27%) Microservices
4 265 (21.03%) Infrastructure as Code
5 248 (19.68%) Software Engineering
6 191 (15.16%) Analytics
7 188 (14.92%) Fintech
8 130 (10.32%) TDD
9 117 (9.29%) Data Science
10 113 (8.97%) Test Automation
11 94 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
11 94 (7.46%) Full Stack Development
12 93 (7.38%) OO
13 92 (7.30%) SDLC
14 85 (6.75%) Mentoring
15 84 (6.67%) Data Modelling
16 82 (6.51%) Technical Leadership
17 80 (6.35%) Scrum
18 78 (6.19%) Event-Driven
19 76 (6.03%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 533 (42.30%) Python
2 404 (32.06%) Java
3 228 (18.10%) SQL
4 200 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 180 (14.29%) C#
6 127 (10.08%) Bash Shell
7 116 (9.21%) Scala
8 84 (6.67%) C++
9 77 (6.11%) Go
10 71 (5.63%) PowerShell
11 59 (4.68%) Kotlin
12 57 (4.52%) TypeScript
13 52 (4.13%) Java 8
14 48 (3.81%) R
14 48 (3.81%) Ruby
15 44 (3.49%) PHP
16 28 (2.22%) T-SQL
17 27 (2.14%) Perl
18 20 (1.59%) Pascal
18 20 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (10.24%) Degree
2 67 (5.32%) Master's Degree
3 32 (2.54%) AWS Certification
4 26 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.95%) CISSP
9 9 (0.71%) CCNA
10 8 (0.63%) CCNP
11 5 (0.40%) SAS Certification
12 4 (0.32%) GIAC
12 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.24%) CISA
13 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.16%) CISM
14 2 (0.16%) GCIH
14 2 (0.16%) GPEN
14 2 (0.16%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (9.68%) QA
2 60 (4.76%) GDPR
3 35 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.03%) Accessibility
6 11 (0.87%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.56%) NIST
8 4 (0.32%) GRC
9 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.16%) SLA
9 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.079%) COBIT
10 1 (0.079%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.079%) ITGC
10 1 (0.079%) NCSC
10 1 (0.079%) PMO
10 1 (0.079%) SEPA
System Software
1 430 (34.13%) Docker
2 53 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.71%) XenApp
6 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.32%) vSphere
7 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.16%) KVM
7 2 (0.16%) LXC
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.079%) Firmware
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.079%) StorNext
8 1 (0.079%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.079%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.079%) Xen
8 1 (0.079%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 415 (32.94%) Kubernetes
2 380 (30.16%) Terraform
3 156 (12.38%) Ansible
4 98 (7.78%) Puppet
5 42 (3.33%) Grafana
6 36 (2.86%) Prometheus
7 33 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (1.51%) Packer
9 16 (1.27%) Consul
10 11 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
10 11 (0.87%) Nagios
11 10 (0.79%) Salt
12 6 (0.48%) Graphite
12 6 (0.48%) Opsview
12 6 (0.48%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.40%) Control-M
13 5 (0.40%) Kubeflow
13 5 (0.40%) SCCM
13 5 (0.40%) SCOM
14 4 (0.32%) Icinga
Vendors
1 105 (8.33%) Oracle
2 88 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 75 (5.95%) Google
4 46 (3.65%) VMware
5 40 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (1.51%) Databricks
7 17 (1.35%) Cisco
8 16 (1.27%) Citrix
8 16 (1.27%) Splunk
9 15 (1.19%) Palo Alto
10 14 (1.11%) IBM
10 14 (1.11%) Talend
11 12 (0.95%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.87%) Cloudera
13 10 (0.79%) Dell
13 10 (0.79%) Okta
13 10 (0.79%) SAP
14 9 (0.71%) Meraki
15 8 (0.63%) Atlassian
16 7 (0.56%) Adobe