Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 16 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,276 1,226 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.16% 11.77% 8.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.43% 40.74% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,121 783
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £104,500 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 3,236 3,009 2,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.90% 28.88% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,792 2,736 2,177
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 February 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 28 February 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 -13 9 £73,750 +11.32%
Moorgate 0 6 £120,000 +84.62%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 569 (44.59%) Azure
2 457 (35.82%) DevOps
3 451 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
4 438 (34.33%) Python
5 423 (33.15%) Docker
6 381 (29.86%) Java
7 345 (27.04%) Kubernetes
8 339 (26.57%) Finance
9 306 (23.98%) SQL
10 277 (21.71%) JavaScript
11 268 (21.00%) GCP
12 241 (18.89%) Microservices
13 234 (18.34%) Terraform
14 230 (18.03%) Linux
15 215 (16.85%) C#
16 201 (15.75%) Fintech
17 193 (15.13%) .NET
18 181 (14.18%) Ansible
19 170 (13.32%) Software Engineering
20 167 (13.09%) TDD
21 165 (12.93%) Degree
22 160 (12.54%) React
23 152 (11.91%) Node.js
24 147 (11.52%) Windows
25 145 (11.36%) Web Services
26 144 (11.29%) Git (software)
27 143 (11.21%) Google
28 141 (11.05%) Computer Science
28 141 (11.05%) AngularJS
29 140 (10.97%) Jenkins

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 84 (6.58%) Apache Spark
2 53 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (2.82%) Apache
4 26 (2.04%) nginx
5 25 (1.96%) IIS
5 25 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.88%) CMS
7 21 (1.65%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.57%) Apache Airflow
9 16 (1.25%) Confluence
9 16 (1.25%) Luigi
9 16 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.10%) Headless CMS
11 13 (1.02%) SharePoint
12 11 (0.86%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.71%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 7 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.24%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.078%) Figma
6 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.078%) Sketch
6 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.71%) Magento
2 8 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
3 5 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.078%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.078%) SnowdropKCS
6 1 (0.078%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 569 (44.59%) Azure
2 268 (21.00%) GCP
3 116 (9.09%) Serverless
4 74 (5.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 74 (5.80%) SaaS
5 69 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
6 55 (4.31%) Amazon S3
7 50 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (3.68%) Office 365
9 38 (2.98%) GitHub
10 34 (2.66%) Amazon ECS
11 33 (2.59%) IaaS
12 30 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (2.19%) PaaS
14 22 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
14 22 (1.72%) Power Platform
15 21 (1.65%) AWS Fargate
16 20 (1.57%) Amazon EMR
17 19 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 18 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.70%) Firewall
2 58 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 39 (3.06%) DNS
4 31 (2.43%) HTTP
5 30 (2.35%) Network Security
6 29 (2.27%) WAN
7 28 (2.19%) LAN
8 27 (2.12%) Internet
8 27 (2.12%) VPN
9 24 (1.88%) BGP
10 19 (1.49%) DHCP
11 18 (1.41%) NetScaler
12 17 (1.33%) MPLS
13 13 (1.02%) Cisco ISE
13 13 (1.02%) SSL
14 12 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (0.94%) Wireless
15 11 (0.86%) SAN
16 9 (0.71%) VoIP
16 9 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 99 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
3 98 (7.68%) Big Data
4 91 (7.13%) NoSQL
5 83 (6.50%) MySQL
6 80 (6.27%) Hadoop
7 76 (5.96%) Relational Database
8 65 (5.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 59 (4.62%) MongoDB
10 50 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
11 42 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
12 40 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 38 (2.98%) Amazon Redshift
14 37 (2.90%) RDBMS
15 35 (2.74%) Apache Hive
16 26 (2.04%) Redis
17 24 (1.88%) Amazon Athena
18 22 (1.72%) BigQuery
19 21 (1.65%) Power BI
20 20 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 144 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 140 (10.97%) Jenkins
3 41 (3.21%) Maven
4 39 (3.06%) JIRA
5 25 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 23 (1.80%) RSpec
7 21 (1.65%) GitLab
8 20 (1.57%) Bitbucket
8 20 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 19 (1.49%) Selenium
10 18 (1.41%) Gradle
10 18 (1.41%) SonarQube
11 15 (1.18%) CircleCI
11 15 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.18%) git-flow
11 15 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 15 (1.18%) JUnit
11 15 (1.18%) webpack
12 14 (1.10%) gulp
13 12 (0.94%) GoCD
General
1 339 (26.57%) Finance
2 105 (8.23%) Banking
3 68 (5.33%) Retail
4 64 (5.02%) Marketing
5 38 (2.98%) Law
6 31 (2.43%) Advertising
7 28 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.88%) Front Office
9 22 (1.72%) Public Sector
10 21 (1.65%) Games
11 13 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.71%) Publishing
13 8 (0.63%) Automotive
14 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.47%) Legal
16 5 (0.39%) Back Office
17 3 (0.24%) Billing
17 3 (0.24%) International Banking
18 2 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 392 (30.72%) Developer
2 168 (13.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (8.31%) Architect
4 100 (7.84%) Senior Developer
5 86 (6.74%) Data Engineer
5 86 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 79 (6.19%) .NET Developer
6 79 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
7 69 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 65 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
9 61 (4.78%) C# Developer
10 50 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 49 (3.84%) AWS Developer
12 48 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
13 46 (3.61%) Administrator
14 43 (3.37%) Python Developer
15 39 (3.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 38 (2.98%) Senior DevOps
17 37 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 37 (2.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (15.13%) .NET
2 160 (12.54%) React
3 152 (11.91%) Node.js
4 145 (11.36%) Web Services
5 141 (11.05%) AngularJS
6 130 (10.19%) HTML
7 110 (8.62%) Kafka
8 106 (8.31%) CSS
9 92 (7.21%) RESTful
10 87 (6.82%) REST
11 80 (6.27%) .NET Core
12 73 (5.72%) Spring
13 71 (5.56%) HTML5
14 46 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (3.37%) Spring Boot
16 37 (2.90%) Django
17 33 (2.59%) ASP.NET
17 33 (2.59%) XML
18 31 (2.43%) GraphQL
19 30 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 106 (8.31%) Greenfield Project
2 90 (7.05%) Public Cloud
3 73 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 47 (3.68%) Cloud Native
6 46 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.74%) User Experience
8 34 (2.66%) Algorithms
9 29 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
10 26 (2.04%) Mobile App
11 25 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (1.96%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 19 (1.49%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.33%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 12 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (0.94%) Social Media
17 11 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 230 (18.03%) Linux
2 147 (11.52%) Windows
3 67 (5.25%) Windows Server
4 64 (5.02%) Unix
5 25 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.88%) Android
7 22 (1.72%) CentOS
8 20 (1.57%) Windows 10
9 15 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.02%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 10 (0.78%) Solaris
13 8 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.31%) VMS
16 2 (0.16%) Debian
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.078%) Fedora
17 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (35.82%) DevOps
2 451 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (18.89%) Microservices
4 201 (15.75%) Fintech
5 170 (13.32%) Software Engineering
6 167 (13.09%) TDD
7 141 (11.05%) Computer Science
8 134 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
9 113 (8.86%) Infrastructure as Code
10 106 (8.31%) Scrum
11 102 (7.99%) Analytics
12 101 (7.92%) Test Automation
13 98 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
13 98 (7.68%) Machine Learning
14 86 (6.74%) Artificial Intelligence
15 82 (6.43%) Open Source
16 76 (5.96%) Data Science
17 74 (5.80%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 71 (5.56%) OO
19 68 (5.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 438 (34.33%) Python
2 381 (29.86%) Java
3 306 (23.98%) SQL
4 277 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 215 (16.85%) C#
6 117 (9.17%) Bash Shell
7 107 (8.39%) Scala
8 102 (7.99%) PowerShell
9 90 (7.05%) TypeScript
10 82 (6.43%) Ruby
11 64 (5.02%) Go
12 54 (4.23%) Java 8
12 54 (4.23%) PHP
13 45 (3.53%) T-SQL
14 41 (3.21%) C++
15 35 (2.74%) ES6
15 35 (2.74%) Shell Script
16 34 (2.66%) Kotlin
17 25 (1.96%) Perl
18 17 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 165 (12.93%) Degree
2 92 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (2.51%) AWS Certification
5 25 (1.96%) Master's Degree
6 23 (1.80%) CISSP
7 16 (1.25%) CCNP
8 13 (1.02%) OSCP
9 12 (0.94%) CCNA
10 10 (0.78%) CEH
11 8 (0.63%) CISM
11 8 (0.63%) GWAPT
11 8 (0.63%) PhD
11 8 (0.63%) SANS
12 7 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.47%) CCSP
13 6 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
14 5 (0.39%) Security Cleared
15 4 (0.31%) CISA
15 4 (0.31%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.68%) QA
2 19 (1.49%) SLA
3 16 (1.25%) GDPR
4 13 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.86%) NIST
6 9 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.16%) NCSC
8 1 (0.078%) EMIR
8 1 (0.078%) MiFID
System Software
1 423 (33.15%) Docker
2 58 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 40 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 22 (1.72%) VirtualBox
6 21 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.71%) Xen
9 7 (0.55%) KVM
10 6 (0.47%) Firmware
10 6 (0.47%) XenApp
11 5 (0.39%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.31%) OpenDJ
12 4 (0.31%) OpenIDM
12 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.31%) vSphere
12 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 345 (27.04%) Kubernetes
2 234 (18.34%) Terraform
3 181 (14.18%) Ansible
4 103 (8.07%) Puppet
5 69 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (3.53%) Packer
7 38 (2.98%) Salt
8 30 (2.35%) Prometheus
9 23 (1.80%) Grafana
10 18 (1.41%) Consul
11 13 (1.02%) Kibana
12 12 (0.94%) Icinga
12 12 (0.94%) SCCM
13 10 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (0.78%) Istio
14 7 (0.55%) Rancher
15 6 (0.47%) linkerd
15 6 (0.47%) Nagios
16 5 (0.39%) Control-M
16 5 (0.39%) Matomo
Vendors
1 143 (11.21%) Google
2 128 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 85 (6.66%) VMware
4 60 (4.70%) Oracle
5 45 (3.53%) Cisco
6 22 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.65%) LogicMonitor
8 20 (1.57%) Citrix
8 20 (1.57%) Meraki
9 19 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (1.41%) IBM
11 15 (1.18%) F5
11 15 (1.18%) Palo Alto
11 15 (1.18%) SAP
12 11 (0.86%) Adobe
13 10 (0.78%) CheckPoint
13 10 (0.78%) Cloudera
13 10 (0.78%) Splunk
13 10 (0.78%) Sun
14 9 (0.71%) SolarWinds