Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +25
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,549 1,165 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.69% 10.82% 7.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.03% 39.50% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,081 741
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%

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 3,775 2,949 2,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.24% 27.39% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,343 2,674 1,962
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £34,550 £34,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 £67,500 +8.00%
Moorgate 0 6 £120,000 +84.62%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 709 (45.77%) Azure
2 567 (36.60%) DevOps
3 517 (33.38%) Python
4 507 (32.73%) Docker
5 506 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
6 416 (26.86%) Java
7 410 (26.47%) SQL
8 409 (26.40%) Kubernetes
9 362 (23.37%) Finance
10 340 (21.95%) GCP
11 333 (21.50%) Microservices
12 316 (20.40%) JavaScript
13 310 (20.01%) Terraform
14 304 (19.63%) Linux
15 246 (15.88%) C#
16 223 (14.40%) Windows
17 219 (14.14%) .NET
18 204 (13.17%) Google
19 198 (12.78%) Microsoft
19 198 (12.78%) Ansible
20 196 (12.65%) Fintech
21 187 (12.07%) Software Engineering
22 182 (11.75%) TDD
23 175 (11.30%) SQL Server
24 173 (11.17%) Degree
25 172 (11.10%) Git (software)
26 169 (10.91%) Jenkins
27 167 (10.78%) Web Services
28 166 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
29 163 (10.52%) React

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 99 (6.39%) Apache Spark
2 66 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (2.65%) Apache
4 33 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 29 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 28 (1.81%) CMS
7 27 (1.74%) nginx
8 25 (1.61%) IIS
9 24 (1.55%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.48%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.48%) WebSphere
11 18 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.10%) Headless CMS
13 16 (1.03%) Confluence
14 14 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 11 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
17 10 (0.65%) Luigi
18 9 (0.58%) MS Exchange
19 6 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.065%) Figma
2 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.065%) Sketch
2 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.65%) Magento
2 10 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.19%) SnowdropKCS
4 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.065%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.065%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.065%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 709 (45.77%) Azure
2 340 (21.95%) GCP
3 127 (8.20%) Serverless
4 93 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 89 (5.75%) AWS Lambda
6 87 (5.62%) SaaS
7 76 (4.91%) Office 365
8 61 (3.94%) Amazon S3
8 61 (3.94%) IaaS
9 59 (3.81%) Power Platform
10 53 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
11 51 (3.29%) GitHub
12 41 (2.65%) PaaS
13 33 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
14 29 (1.87%) Amazon ECS
15 26 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 23 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
17 20 (1.29%) Datadog
17 20 (1.29%) Heroku
18 17 (1.10%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.07%) Firewall
2 58 (3.74%) TCP/IP
3 44 (2.84%) Network Security
4 39 (2.52%) WAN
5 38 (2.45%) DNS
6 36 (2.32%) Internet
7 35 (2.26%) VPN
8 33 (2.13%) LAN
9 31 (2.00%) HTTP
10 29 (1.87%) BGP
11 25 (1.61%) DHCP
12 24 (1.55%) SAN
13 20 (1.29%) MPLS
14 18 (1.16%) NetScaler
15 17 (1.10%) SSL
15 17 (1.10%) Wireless
16 12 (0.77%) VoIP
17 9 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
18 8 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 152 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
3 125 (8.07%) Big Data
4 113 (7.30%) NoSQL
5 108 (6.97%) MySQL
6 98 (6.33%) Relational Database
7 90 (5.81%) Hadoop
8 78 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
9 69 (4.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 61 (3.94%) MongoDB
11 59 (3.81%) Power BI
12 56 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
13 41 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 40 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 39 (2.52%) Apache Hive
16 38 (2.45%) Redis
17 36 (2.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 34 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 32 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
20 30 (1.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 172 (11.10%) Git (software)
2 169 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 43 (2.78%) JIRA
4 41 (2.65%) Maven
4 41 (2.65%) TeamCity
5 38 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 34 (2.19%) Bitbucket
7 33 (2.13%) GitLab
8 24 (1.55%) Gradle
9 22 (1.42%) CircleCI
10 21 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.23%) webpack
12 17 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (1.03%) GoCD
13 16 (1.03%) Selenium
14 15 (0.97%) JUnit
15 14 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (0.84%) gulp
16 13 (0.84%) Mockito
16 13 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 362 (23.37%) Finance
2 123 (7.94%) Banking
3 70 (4.52%) Retail
4 69 (4.45%) Marketing
5 49 (3.16%) Advertising
5 49 (3.16%) Law
6 45 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.13%) Games
8 28 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 26 (1.68%) Front Office
10 21 (1.36%) Public Sector
11 12 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.65%) Publishing
13 8 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.39%) Billing
14 6 (0.39%) Electronics
14 6 (0.39%) Local Government
15 5 (0.32%) Back Office
16 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 479 (30.92%) Developer
2 230 (14.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 142 (9.17%) AWS Engineer
4 116 (7.49%) Architect
5 114 (7.36%) Senior Developer
6 107 (6.91%) Java Developer
7 99 (6.39%) AWS DevOps
8 96 (6.20%) Data Engineer
9 93 (6.00%) .NET Developer
10 90 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 89 (5.75%) Python Engineer
12 83 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 82 (5.29%) Python Developer
14 80 (5.16%) C# Developer
15 65 (4.20%) Software Engineer
16 59 (3.81%) AWS Developer
17 57 (3.68%) Senior DevOps
18 53 (3.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 51 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 50 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (14.14%) .NET
2 167 (10.78%) Web Services
3 163 (10.52%) React
4 161 (10.39%) Node.js
5 138 (8.91%) AngularJS
6 122 (7.88%) HTML
7 113 (7.30%) REST
8 105 (6.78%) CSS
9 104 (6.71%) Kafka
10 99 (6.39%) .NET Core
11 84 (5.42%) RESTful
12 82 (5.29%) Spring
13 65 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 59 (3.81%) Django
15 57 (3.68%) ASP.NET
16 55 (3.55%) HTML5
17 45 (2.91%) GraphQL
18 43 (2.78%) .NET Framework
19 42 (2.71%) Spring Boot
20 41 (2.65%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.88%) Greenfield Project
2 113 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (6.84%) Public Cloud
4 70 (4.52%) Algorithms
5 55 (3.55%) Data Centre
5 55 (3.55%) User Experience
6 51 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 47 (3.03%) Cloud Native
8 41 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
9 35 (2.26%) Data Structures
10 34 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
11 28 (1.81%) Mobile App
12 26 (1.68%) Virtual Team
13 22 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
13 22 (1.42%) Social Media
14 21 (1.36%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.29%) Private Cloud
16 19 (1.23%) Reinsurance
17 18 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
18 14 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 304 (19.63%) Linux
2 223 (14.40%) Windows
3 111 (7.17%) Unix
3 111 (7.17%) Windows Server
4 27 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.68%) Mac OS
6 25 (1.61%) Android
6 25 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.90%) Solaris
11 13 (0.84%) CentOS
12 12 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.19%) VMS
15 1 (0.065%) Debian
15 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.065%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (36.60%) DevOps
2 506 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (21.50%) Microservices
4 196 (12.65%) Fintech
5 187 (12.07%) Software Engineering
6 182 (11.75%) TDD
7 166 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
8 150 (9.68%) Infrastructure as Code
9 149 (9.62%) Computer Science
10 144 (9.30%) Scrum
11 141 (9.10%) Machine Learning
12 115 (7.42%) Analytics
13 113 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
14 111 (7.17%) Data Science
15 105 (6.78%) Test Automation
16 103 (6.65%) SDLC
17 98 (6.33%) Open Source
18 93 (6.00%) E-Commerce
19 92 (5.94%) Artificial Intelligence
20 88 (5.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 517 (33.38%) Python
2 416 (26.86%) Java
3 410 (26.47%) SQL
4 316 (20.40%) JavaScript
5 246 (15.88%) C#
6 146 (9.43%) Bash Shell
7 119 (7.68%) PowerShell
8 104 (6.71%) Scala
9 87 (5.62%) TypeScript
10 84 (5.42%) Go
11 69 (4.45%) Ruby
12 58 (3.74%) C++
13 57 (3.68%) Java 8
14 50 (3.23%) PHP
15 45 (2.91%) T-SQL
16 42 (2.71%) Shell Script
17 33 (2.13%) ES6
17 33 (2.13%) Kotlin
18 26 (1.68%) C
19 18 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 173 (11.17%) Degree
2 77 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (1.68%) Master's Degree
5 22 (1.42%) PhD
6 18 (1.16%) CISSP
7 16 (1.03%) AWS Certification
7 16 (1.03%) CCNP
8 15 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
10 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.65%) CISM
12 9 (0.58%) CCNA
13 6 (0.39%) CCSP
14 5 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 5 (0.32%) MCSE
14 5 (0.32%) MCTS
14 5 (0.32%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.91%) QA
2 30 (1.94%) SLA
3 18 (1.16%) GDPR
4 10 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.52%) NIST
6 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.26%) COBIT
8 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.13%) EMIR
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.065%) MiFID
System Software
1 507 (32.73%) Docker
2 77 (4.97%) Hyper-V
2 77 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (4.26%) Active Directory
4 24 (1.55%) VirtualBox
5 15 (0.97%) XenApp
6 14 (0.90%) vSphere
7 12 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 10 (0.65%) Xen
9 8 (0.52%) KVM
10 6 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
11 5 (0.32%) Firmware
12 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.26%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.26%) OpenDJ
12 4 (0.26%) OpenIDM
13 3 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 409 (26.40%) Kubernetes
2 310 (20.01%) Terraform
3 198 (12.78%) Ansible
4 114 (7.36%) Puppet
5 71 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (2.39%) Packer
7 25 (1.61%) Prometheus
8 24 (1.55%) Consul
9 21 (1.36%) Salt
10 20 (1.29%) Kibana
10 20 (1.29%) SCCM
11 11 (0.71%) Grafana
12 10 (0.65%) Rancher
13 9 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
13 9 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (0.52%) logstash
15 7 (0.45%) Control-M
15 7 (0.45%) Nagios
15 7 (0.45%) Oozie
16 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 204 (13.17%) Google
2 198 (12.78%) Microsoft
3 122 (7.88%) VMware
4 68 (4.39%) Oracle
5 53 (3.42%) Cisco
6 34 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (2.00%) Citrix
8 28 (1.81%) Tableau
9 26 (1.68%) Veeam
10 24 (1.55%) LogicMonitor
11 23 (1.48%) Meraki
12 22 (1.42%) IBM
12 22 (1.42%) SAP
13 19 (1.23%) Atlassian
14 18 (1.16%) Palo Alto
15 17 (1.10%) Adobe
16 16 (1.03%) Splunk
17 15 (0.97%) F5
18 14 (0.90%) Red Hat
19 13 (0.84%) Symantec