Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 59 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.54% 6.73% 5.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.28% 58.82% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 18
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -0.76% -12.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -11.76%

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 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 34.11% 11.45% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 94 32 46
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,875 £46,875
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (50.85%) MySQL
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.68%) Web Services
3 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
4 23 (38.98%) Java
5 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (28.81%) Degree
7 15 (25.42%) HTML
7 15 (25.42%) CSS
7 15 (25.42%) Python
8 13 (22.03%) Big Data
8 13 (22.03%) DevOps
9 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
10 11 (18.64%) Spring
11 10 (16.95%) JUnit
11 10 (16.95%) Windows
11 10 (16.95%) SQL
11 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
11 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
12 9 (15.25%) Yahoo!
12 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.25%) Django
12 9 (15.25%) Marketing
12 9 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (13.56%) Docker
13 8 (13.56%) Google
14 7 (11.86%) Git (software)

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 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) MySQL
2 13 (22.03%) Big Data
3 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
1 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
1 10 (16.95%) JUnit
2 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) Gradle
3 6 (10.17%) Liquibase
General
1 9 (15.25%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Automotive
2 2 (3.39%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (15.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (11.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Cloud Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) AWS Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Azure Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Python Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
1 24 (40.68%) Web Services
2 15 (25.42%) CSS
2 15 (25.42%) HTML
3 11 (18.64%) Spring
4 9 (15.25%) Django
5 7 (11.86%) Node.js
6 6 (10.17%) Dropwizard
6 6 (10.17%) Guava
6 6 (10.17%) jQuery
6 6 (10.17%) REST
7 5 (8.47%) Kafka
8 4 (6.78%) Laravel
8 4 (6.78%) React
8 4 (6.78%) React Native
8 4 (6.78%) Sass
8 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.08%) RESTful
10 2 (3.39%) JSON
10 2 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
1 9 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.78%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) DevOps
3 7 (11.86%) ETL
3 7 (11.86%) Software Audit
4 6 (10.17%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (10.17%) High Availability
4 6 (10.17%) Telematics
5 5 (8.47%) Microservices
5 5 (8.47%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (6.78%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (6.78%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) OO
6 4 (6.78%) SOLID
6 4 (6.78%) TDD
6 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.08%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
2 23 (38.98%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) Python
4 10 (16.95%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
5 4 (6.78%) Scala
6 2 (3.39%) C
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Yahoo!
2 8 (13.56%) Google
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.78%) Talend
6 3 (5.08%) Vertica
7 2 (3.39%) Twitter
8 1 (1.69%) Cloudera