Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 10 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +13
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,007 1,488 953
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 15.22% 14.92% 8.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.46% 43.62% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1,482 928
Median annual salary £70,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £43,500 £50,000 £44,625
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,489 3,411 2,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.62% 34.21% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 3,140 2,393
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the City of London

AWS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the City of London.

Salary trend for AWS in the City of London

AWS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in the City of London

AWS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +3 13 £72,500 +45.00%
Moorgate +1 4 £102,500 +57.69%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS.

1 413 (41.01%) Azure
2 377 (37.44%) DevOps
3 374 (37.14%) Python
4 366 (36.35%) Docker
5 320 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
6 319 (31.68%) Kubernetes
7 267 (26.51%) Finance
8 260 (25.82%) Java
9 206 (20.46%) Terraform
10 202 (20.06%) JavaScript
11 198 (19.66%) SQL
12 196 (19.46%) GCP
13 188 (18.67%) Linux
14 172 (17.08%) Fintech
15 169 (16.78%) Microservices
15 169 (16.78%) Ansible
16 153 (15.19%) C#
17 150 (14.90%) .NET
18 142 (14.10%) Jenkins
19 138 (13.70%) TDD
20 133 (13.21%) Software Engineering
21 129 (12.81%) Degree
22 127 (12.61%) Git (software)
23 116 (11.52%) React
24 115 (11.42%) Node.js
25 111 (11.02%) Computer Science
26 109 (10.82%) Infrastructure as Code
27 107 (10.63%) Google
28 105 (10.43%) Microsoft
28 105 (10.43%) Puppet

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 67 (6.65%) Apache Spark
2 41 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.38%) Apache
4 26 (2.58%) Confluence
5 23 (2.28%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.79%) IIS
7 17 (1.69%) Apache Airflow
8 11 (1.09%) Luigi
8 11 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.79%) nginx
9 8 (0.79%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.60%) Moodle
11 4 (0.40%) CMS
11 4 (0.40%) Jupyter
11 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.30%) Headless CMS
12 3 (0.30%) SAS
12 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.30%) Gliffy
4 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) FastStats
1 4 (0.40%) Unica
2 3 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
3 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.099%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 413 (41.01%) Azure
2 196 (19.46%) GCP
3 92 (9.14%) Serverless
4 69 (6.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 65 (6.45%) SaaS
6 62 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
7 60 (5.96%) AWS Lambda
8 52 (5.16%) Office 365
9 41 (4.07%) Amazon S3
10 34 (3.38%) Amazon ECS
11 31 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
12 28 (2.78%) Amazon EKS
13 26 (2.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 24 (2.38%) GitHub
15 23 (2.28%) Amazon EMR
16 19 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
17 18 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
17 18 (1.79%) IaaS
18 15 (1.49%) Heroku
18 15 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.86%) Firewall
2 46 (4.57%) TCP/IP
3 39 (3.87%) DNS
4 22 (2.18%) VPN
5 21 (2.09%) HTTP
6 18 (1.79%) DHCP
7 16 (1.59%) Network Security
8 11 (1.09%) VoIP
9 10 (0.99%) NetScaler
10 9 (0.89%) BGP
10 9 (0.89%) MPLS
10 9 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.70%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (0.70%) Internet
11 7 (0.70%) LAN
12 6 (0.60%) Cisco Firepower
12 6 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.34%) Big Data
3 73 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 64 (6.36%) MongoDB
5 63 (6.26%) MySQL
6 61 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 51 (5.06%) Relational Database
9 40 (3.97%) Amazon RDS
10 38 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (3.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 30 (2.98%) RDBMS
13 28 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
15 25 (2.48%) Redis
16 24 (2.38%) Apache Hive
17 16 (1.59%) Amazon Athena
18 13 (1.29%) Data Lake
19 10 (0.99%) BigQuery
19 10 (0.99%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 142 (14.10%) Jenkins
2 127 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 50 (4.97%) JIRA
4 26 (2.58%) Maven
4 26 (2.58%) Selenium
5 24 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 23 (2.28%) Bitbucket
6 23 (2.28%) RSpec
7 22 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 22 (2.18%) git-flow
8 19 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
9 17 (1.69%) GitLab
9 17 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 13 (1.29%) Protractor
11 12 (1.19%) Jasmine
12 11 (1.09%) SonarQube
13 10 (0.99%) NUnit
14 9 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (0.89%) JUnit
15 8 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 267 (26.51%) Finance
2 65 (6.45%) Banking
3 36 (3.57%) Marketing
4 32 (3.18%) Law
5 28 (2.78%) Retail
6 21 (2.09%) Advertising
7 17 (1.69%) Games
7 17 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.49%) Back Office
9 12 (1.19%) Front Office
9 12 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.89%) Public Sector
11 8 (0.79%) Legal
12 7 (0.70%) Automotive
12 7 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.40%) Publishing
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 268 (26.61%) Developer
2 167 (16.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 117 (11.62%) AWS Engineer
4 85 (8.44%) Cloud Engineer
5 69 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 68 (6.75%) AWS DevOps
7 66 (6.55%) Data Engineer
8 63 (6.26%) Architect
8 63 (6.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 56 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 53 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 47 (4.67%) Analyst
11 47 (4.67%) Java Developer
12 43 (4.27%) C# Developer
13 40 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 38 (3.77%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 35 (3.48%) Java Engineer
16 33 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
17 32 (3.18%) Senior DevOps
18 30 (2.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (14.90%) .NET
2 116 (11.52%) React
3 115 (11.42%) Node.js
4 103 (10.23%) Web Services
5 101 (10.03%) Kafka
6 97 (9.63%) AngularJS
7 92 (9.14%) HTML
8 79 (7.85%) CSS
9 76 (7.55%) REST
10 55 (5.46%) .NET Core
10 55 (5.46%) HTML5
11 50 (4.97%) RESTful
12 37 (3.67%) Spring
13 35 (3.48%) Elastic Stack
14 33 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
15 30 (2.98%) Redux
16 29 (2.88%) Spring Boot
17 28 (2.78%) SOAP
18 23 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (2.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.24%) Public Cloud
2 63 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (4.77%) Data Centre
4 40 (3.97%) Cloud Native
5 39 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 38 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (2.58%) User Experience
9 25 (2.48%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.89%) Hedge funds
11 17 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (1.59%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.59%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.09%) Derivative
15 9 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 8 (0.79%) e-Learning
16 8 (0.79%) Equities
17 7 (0.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 188 (18.67%) Linux
2 99 (9.83%) Windows
3 40 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.38%) Unix
5 16 (1.59%) CentOS
6 12 (1.19%) Windows 10
6 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.89%) Android
8 9 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.30%) VMS
13 1 (0.099%) Debian
13 1 (0.099%) Fedora
13 1 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (37.44%) DevOps
2 320 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (17.08%) Fintech
4 169 (16.78%) Microservices
5 138 (13.70%) TDD
6 133 (13.21%) Software Engineering
7 111 (11.02%) Computer Science
8 109 (10.82%) Infrastructure as Code
9 97 (9.63%) Test Automation
10 85 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
11 84 (8.34%) Analytics
12 78 (7.75%) Machine Learning
13 76 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
14 70 (6.95%) Migration
15 68 (6.75%) Scrum
16 65 (6.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 61 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
18 55 (5.46%) ETL
18 55 (5.46%) Information Security
18 55 (5.46%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 374 (37.14%) Python
2 260 (25.82%) Java
3 202 (20.06%) JavaScript
4 198 (19.66%) SQL
5 153 (15.19%) C#
6 96 (9.53%) PowerShell
7 91 (9.04%) TypeScript
8 90 (8.94%) Bash Shell
9 78 (7.75%) Scala
10 75 (7.45%) Ruby
11 70 (6.95%) Go
12 53 (5.26%) PHP
13 41 (4.07%) T-SQL
14 39 (3.87%) Java 8
15 30 (2.98%) C++
15 30 (2.98%) Perl
16 22 (2.18%) ES6
17 19 (1.89%) Kotlin
18 18 (1.79%) Shell Script
19 15 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 129 (12.81%) Degree
2 63 (6.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.98%) AWS Certification
4 28 (2.78%) Master's Degree
5 22 (2.18%) CISSP
6 18 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (1.69%) OSCP
8 15 (1.49%) CEH
9 13 (1.29%) CISM
10 12 (1.19%) CISA
10 12 (1.19%) GWAPT
11 10 (0.99%) CCNA
12 9 (0.89%) CRISC
13 7 (0.70%) SANS
14 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.40%) PhD
16 3 (0.30%) CCNP
16 3 (0.30%) GIAC
16 3 (0.30%) OCP
16 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.37%) QA
2 17 (1.69%) NIST
3 12 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.50%) GDPR
7 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.20%) NCSC
9 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.099%) MiFID
System Software
1 366 (36.35%) Docker
2 44 (4.37%) Active Directory
3 35 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.89%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.60%) XenApp
8 5 (0.50%) KVM
8 5 (0.50%) vSphere
8 5 (0.50%) Xen
9 4 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.30%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.30%) Snort
10 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.20%) Firmware
11 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.099%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 319 (31.68%) Kubernetes
2 206 (20.46%) Terraform
3 169 (16.78%) Ansible
4 105 (10.43%) Puppet
5 71 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (3.67%) Prometheus
7 29 (2.88%) Salt
8 28 (2.78%) Packer
9 23 (2.28%) Grafana
10 18 (1.79%) Consul
11 14 (1.39%) Icinga
12 13 (1.29%) Kibana
13 9 (0.89%) Netcool
13 9 (0.89%) Opsview
14 8 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.60%) Istio
16 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
16 4 (0.40%) Rancher
16 4 (0.40%) SCCM
16 4 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 107 (10.63%) Google
2 105 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 62 (6.16%) VMware
4 46 (4.57%) Oracle
5 30 (2.98%) Cisco
6 20 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 18 (1.79%) Citrix
8 13 (1.29%) F5
9 11 (1.09%) AppDynamics
9 11 (1.09%) IBM
9 11 (1.09%) Meraki
10 10 (0.99%) Palo Alto
10 10 (0.99%) Splunk
11 9 (0.89%) Dynatrace
11 9 (0.89%) SevOne
11 9 (0.89%) Tableau
11 9 (0.89%) TIBCO
11 9 (0.89%) TOWER Software
12 8 (0.79%) LogicMonitor
12 8 (0.79%) Sun