Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +28 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 41 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.36% 4.98% 5.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.16% 30.19% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 13
Chester median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £26,750 £21,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +30.14% -27.00%

Amazon 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 Chester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 73 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 27.34% 16.51% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68 51 35
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -2.60% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,783 £26,000 £26,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -12.50%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Chester

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Chester

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Chester over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 Chester region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 17 (41.46%) DevOps
5 16 (39.02%) Big Data
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 10 (24.39%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) Apache Spark
8 9 (21.95%) .NET
8 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) Hadoop
9 8 (19.51%) Kafka
10 7 (17.07%) Node.js
10 7 (17.07%) REST
10 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.07%) Docker
10 7 (17.07%) Data Engineering
11 6 (14.63%) Web Services
11 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (14.63%) TDD
11 6 (14.63%) Puppet
12 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
12 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 4 (9.76%) CSS
13 4 (9.76%) HTML

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 9 (21.95%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Pig
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (7.32%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.32%) IaaS
5 3 (7.32%) PaaS
6 2 (4.88%) GitHub
6 2 (4.88%) Serverless
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.44%) Office 365
7 1 (2.44%) Route 53
7 1 (2.44%) SaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Big Data
2 9 (21.95%) Hadoop
3 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
5 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
6 3 (7.32%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (4.88%) Flink
7 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.44%) HBase
8 1 (2.44%) Impala
8 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.44%) Gradle
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.44%) Moq
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.88%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Data Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Information Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Presales Solution Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) Kafka
3 7 (17.07%) Node.js
3 7 (17.07%) REST
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 4 (9.76%) RESTful
7 3 (7.32%) HTML5
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.88%) EJB
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) JMS
8 2 (4.88%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (2.44%) MSMQ
9 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Infotainment
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Debian
4 1 (2.44%) Fedora
4 1 (2.44%) openSUSE
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Data Engineering
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (7.32%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (7.32%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (7.32%) Master Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Microservices
7 3 (7.32%) Open Source
7 3 (7.32%) Presales
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
7 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) SIEM
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 3 (7.32%) Scala
6 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) R
7 1 (2.44%) F#
7 1 (2.44%) Java 8
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) GDPR
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) HDFS
3 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.32%) Terraform
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.44%) Kibana
4 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Webmin
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Talend
3 3 (7.32%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.88%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (4.88%) Twitter
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) SaltStack