Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 29 6
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 +14
Permanent jobs citing AWS 29 11 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 15.03% 4.91% 20.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.67% 16.18% 62.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 63
Median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £73,750 £67,000
Cheshire median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 75 68 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 38.86% 30.36% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64 61 101
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £23,783
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Chester

AWS
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Chester.

Salary trend for AWS in Chester

AWS
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Chester over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) Azure
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
5 13 (44.83%) JIRA
6 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) Python
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
7 11 (37.93%) .NET Core
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) QA
9 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
9 9 (31.03%) Node.js
9 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
10 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
10 8 (27.59%) DevOps
10 8 (27.59%) Google
10 8 (27.59%) MCSD
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (24.14%) Web Services
11 7 (24.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (24.14%) RESTful
11 7 (24.14%) Serverless
11 7 (24.14%) SDLC
12 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
12 6 (20.69%) React
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) HTML

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 4 (13.79%) CMS
1 4 (13.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Azure
2 7 (24.14%) Serverless
3 5 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Step Functions
4 2 (6.90%) GCP
4 2 (6.90%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Big Data
7 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.45%) Flink
7 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Agile Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Core
2 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
3 9 (31.03%) Node.js
4 7 (24.14%) RESTful
4 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) React
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 4 (13.79%) Vue.js
7 3 (10.34%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.90%) Spring
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
9 1 (3.45%) Guava
9 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
9 1 (3.45%) Kafka
9 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
3 8 (27.59%) DevOps
4 7 (24.14%) SDLC
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Microservices
7 4 (13.79%) API Integration
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 3 (10.34%) Requirements Gathering
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Biometrics
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) OOP
9 2 (6.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Go
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.45%) Java 8
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) MCSD
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCPD
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) GDPR
2 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Google
2 8 (27.59%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) ATG
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) hybris
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.45%) SAP