Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 24 35
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 56 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 19.58% 6.73% 5.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.22% 45.45% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 17
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% +16.07% -37.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,300 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +21.62% -26.00%

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 93 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 32.52% 14.81% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 41 41
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Java
4 19 (33.93%) DevOps
5 18 (32.14%) Big Data
5 18 (32.14%) Web Services
6 17 (30.36%) Python
7 16 (28.57%) Linux
7 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 13 (23.21%) SQL
9 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 11 (19.64%) Kafka
10 11 (19.64%) Apache Spark
10 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
10 11 (19.64%) Degree
11 10 (17.86%) MySQL
11 10 (17.86%) Docker
12 9 (16.07%) REST
12 9 (16.07%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (16.07%) .NET
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) TDD
14 7 (12.50%) Data Engineering
14 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
14 7 (12.50%) Node.js
14 7 (12.50%) Puppet
15 6 (10.71%) Apache Pig
15 6 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (10.71%) HTML

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 11 (19.64%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.71%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.36%) IaaS
5 3 (5.36%) PaaS
6 2 (3.57%) GitHub
6 2 (3.57%) Serverless
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.79%) Office 365
7 1 (1.79%) Route 53
7 1 (1.79%) SaaS
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) Big Data
2 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
3 10 (17.86%) MySQL
4 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.57%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (3.57%) Flink
8 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.79%) HBase
9 1 (1.79%) Impala
9 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) Gradle
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.57%) Automotive
1 2 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Architect
1 12 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Cloud Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) AWS Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Azure Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Web Services
2 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 11 (19.64%) Kafka
4 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 9 (16.07%) REST
5 7 (12.50%) Node.js
6 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 6 (10.71%) HTML
7 5 (8.93%) Django
8 4 (7.14%) JSON
8 4 (7.14%) RESTful
9 3 (5.36%) HTML5
9 3 (5.36%) Laravel
9 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.57%) React
10 2 (3.57%) React Native
10 2 (3.57%) Sass
10 2 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.57%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.79%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) CentOS
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Debian
4 1 (1.79%) Fedora
4 1 (1.79%) openSUSE
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) DevOps
3 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 7 (12.50%) Data Engineering
5 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.93%) Microservices
5 5 (8.93%) Software Audit
6 4 (7.14%) BDD
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (7.14%) ETL
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security
6 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 4 (7.14%) MVC
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) Python
3 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.21%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Scala
6 3 (5.36%) C#
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) R
8 1 (1.79%) F#
8 1 (1.79%) Java 8
8 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) GCP
1 3 (5.36%) GDPR
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) HDFS
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Terraform
4 1 (1.79%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.79%) Kibana
4 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.79%) Nagios
4 1 (1.79%) Webmin
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Google
3 5 (8.93%) Yahoo!
4 4 (7.14%) Talend
5 3 (5.36%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.36%) Twitter
6 2 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) SaltStack