Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 6 28
Rank change year-on-year -35 +22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 8 64 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.85% 22.54% 6.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.76% 63.37% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 59 21
Chester median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +53.85% +16.07%
10th Percentile £47,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £74,875 £65,500 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%

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 82 101 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 29.18% 35.56% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 95 43
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +40.74% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,500 £53,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) React
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (50.00%) Serverless
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Automotive
6 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) ADO
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
6 1 (12.50%) Salt
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Serverless
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Angular Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) ADO
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Remarketing
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Salt
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow