Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 32 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.29% 7.25% 3.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.10% 34.48% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 7
Chester median annual salary £51,250 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% -9.64% -27.83%
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,875 £28,350
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £46,750
Cheshire median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.78% +20.00% -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 42 87 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 21.76% 21.01% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 82 21
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,375 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,125 £62,250 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +23.29% +4.29%

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Google
5 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (12.50%) Serverless
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Games
6 2 (12.50%) SQL

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (12.50%) Serverless
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (6.25%) Azkaban
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.25%) Vue.js
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Fedora
3 1 (6.25%) openSUSE
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Microservices
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) F#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) R
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Kibana
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SaltStack