Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 24 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 68 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.37% 7.72% 7.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.02% 51.11% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 24 25
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,975 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% -13.89%

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 103 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 33.88% 15.10% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 41 54
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,213 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £56,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 36 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.71%) Java
4 25 (36.76%) Web Services
5 24 (35.29%) DevOps
6 22 (32.35%) Big Data
6 22 (32.35%) Linux
7 21 (30.88%) Python
7 21 (30.88%) Degree
8 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 19 (27.94%) MySQL
10 18 (26.47%) AngularJS
11 16 (23.53%) SQL
12 13 (19.12%) Apache Spark
13 12 (17.65%) Kafka
13 12 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
14 11 (16.18%) Hadoop
14 11 (16.18%) Docker
15 10 (14.71%) Node.js
16 9 (13.24%) REST
16 9 (13.24%) NoSQL
16 9 (13.24%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (13.24%) Data Engineering
16 9 (13.24%) Django
16 9 (13.24%) Yahoo!
16 9 (13.24%) HTML
16 9 (13.24%) CSS
17 8 (11.76%) Windows
17 8 (11.76%) Microsoft

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 13 (19.12%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.82%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.94%) GitHub
6 2 (2.94%) IaaS
6 2 (2.94%) PaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.47%) Office 365
7 1 (1.47%) Route 53
7 1 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) Big Data
2 19 (27.94%) MySQL
3 11 (16.18%) Hadoop
4 9 (13.24%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.41%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (2.94%) Flink
9 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.47%) HBase
10 1 (1.47%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.41%) Gradle
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) JUnit
2 3 (4.41%) Liquibase
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Automotive
2 2 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Data Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (10.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Big Data Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Cloud Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) AWS Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Python Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) Web Services
2 18 (26.47%) AngularJS
3 12 (17.65%) Kafka
4 10 (14.71%) Node.js
5 9 (13.24%) CSS
5 9 (13.24%) Django
5 9 (13.24%) HTML
5 9 (13.24%) REST
6 6 (8.82%) .NET
7 4 (5.88%) JSON
7 4 (5.88%) Laravel
7 4 (5.88%) RESTful
8 3 (4.41%) Guava
8 3 (4.41%) HTML5
8 3 (4.41%) jQuery
8 3 (4.41%) React
8 3 (4.41%) React Native
8 3 (4.41%) Sass
8 3 (4.41%) Spring
8 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.47%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Linux
2 8 (11.76%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) DevOps
3 9 (13.24%) Data Engineering
4 8 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (11.76%) TDD
5 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
5 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.29%) Software Audit
6 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.82%) High Availability
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.35%) ETL
7 5 (7.35%) Scrum
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security
8 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.88%) Microservices
8 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) Python
3 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.53%) SQL
5 7 (10.29%) Scala
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) C
7 2 (2.94%) C++
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) R
8 1 (1.47%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) GDPR
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.82%) Puppet
2 4 (5.88%) Terraform
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.47%) Webmin
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Yahoo!
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Google
4 5 (7.35%) Talend
5 3 (4.41%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.41%) Twitter
6 2 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.47%) Vertica