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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 33 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 37 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.94% 4.66% 3.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.36% 50.00% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 13
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -13.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,250 £64,250
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -25.00% +25.00%

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 94 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.71% 9.32% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 88 23 25
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,250 £62,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.29% -2.67% -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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) Java
4 20 (54.05%) MySQL
5 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 12 (32.43%) Big Data
5 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
6 11 (29.73%) Google
6 11 (29.73%) CSS
6 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 11 (29.73%) Spring
7 10 (27.03%) JUnit
7 10 (27.03%) DevOps
7 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
7 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
8 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
8 9 (24.32%) Marketing
8 9 (24.32%) Telematics
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (24.32%) JBoss
8 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
8 9 (24.32%) Dropwizard
9 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (18.92%) Puppet
10 7 (18.92%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (16.22%) Liquibase
11 6 (16.22%) Unix

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 (24.32%) JBoss
2 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (5.41%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) MySQL
2 12 (32.43%) Big Data
3 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
4 6 (16.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
6 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
2 10 (27.03%) JUnit
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Gradle
3 6 (16.22%) Liquibase
4 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
1 11 (29.73%) CSS
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
1 11 (29.73%) Spring
2 9 (24.32%) Dropwizard
3 6 (16.22%) Guava
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) Node.js
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Wicket
6 1 (2.70%) Laravel
6 1 (2.70%) React
6 1 (2.70%) React Native
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) Sass
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) FMCG
2 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
4 6 (16.22%) Unix
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) DevOps
3 9 (24.32%) Telematics
4 5 (13.51%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Microservices
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) Data Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.70%) Open Source
8 1 (2.70%) Software Audit
8 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (18.92%) Puppet
3 5 (13.51%) Terraform
4 2 (5.41%) Ambari
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Google
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) Twitter
4 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.41%) Talend
4 2 (5.41%) Vertica
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) VMware