Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing AWS 976 1,221 1,320
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 20.09% 14.34% 12.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.63% 38.79% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1,096 1,222
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,125 £47,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% - +7.41%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +11.54%

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 2,187 3,148 3,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.03% 36.98% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 2,758 2,905
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £55,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £66,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.85% +1.54% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £81,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.85% +8.33%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +7 4 £52,500 -27.59%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 467 (47.85%) DevOps
2 424 (43.44%) Azure
3 313 (32.07%) Docker
4 305 (31.25%) Kubernetes
5 302 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
6 297 (30.43%) Python
7 291 (29.82%) Terraform
8 270 (27.66%) Java
9 263 (26.95%) Microservices
10 261 (26.74%) Finance
11 225 (23.05%) Jenkins
12 193 (19.77%) GCP
12 193 (19.77%) Infrastructure as Code
13 180 (18.44%) JavaScript
14 171 (17.52%) Ansible
15 167 (17.11%) SQL
16 155 (15.88%) Fintech
17 143 (14.65%) Linux
18 134 (13.73%) Banking
18 134 (13.73%) React
19 133 (13.63%) Test Automation
20 128 (13.11%) C#
21 114 (11.68%) Software Engineering
22 110 (11.27%) TDD
23 109 (11.17%) Puppet
24 107 (10.96%) Git (software)
25 106 (10.86%) OO
26 102 (10.45%) Kafka
27 101 (10.35%) Node.js
28 100 (10.25%) Continuous Integration

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 65 (6.66%) Apache Spark
2 30 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.64%) Apache
4 15 (1.54%) SAS
5 13 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.92%) Confluence
7 8 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (0.82%) CMS
8 4 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.41%) WordPress
9 3 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.31%) IIS
9 3 (0.31%) nginx
9 3 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.20%) Drupal
10 2 (0.20%) JBoss
10 2 (0.20%) Moodle
10 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.61%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.31%) Eikon
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 424 (43.44%) Azure
2 193 (19.77%) GCP
3 82 (8.40%) SaaS
4 71 (7.27%) Serverless
5 52 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
6 51 (5.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 48 (4.92%) IaaS
8 46 (4.71%) PaaS
9 44 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
10 40 (4.10%) Microsoft 365
11 35 (3.59%) Amazon S3
12 26 (2.66%) Amazon ECS
12 26 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
13 22 (2.25%) OpenShift
14 21 (2.15%) AWS Fargate
14 21 (2.15%) Datadog
14 21 (2.15%) Power Platform
15 20 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
16 19 (1.95%) Amazon Kinesis
17 14 (1.43%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.10%) Firewall
2 26 (2.66%) Network Security
3 21 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.43%) DNS
5 13 (1.33%) VPN
5 13 (1.33%) WAN
6 12 (1.23%) SAN
7 11 (1.13%) BGP
7 11 (1.13%) Multicast
8 10 (1.02%) DHCP
8 10 (1.02%) LAN
8 10 (1.02%) OSPF
9 9 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (0.92%) HTTP
10 7 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.61%) tcpdump
11 6 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.91%) NoSQL
2 82 (8.40%) Big Data
3 76 (7.79%) Hadoop
4 71 (7.27%) SQL Server
5 56 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (4.71%) MongoDB
8 42 (4.30%) MySQL
9 39 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
10 36 (3.69%) Relational Database
11 34 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 32 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (3.28%) Apache Hive
13 25 (2.56%) Data Lake
14 21 (2.15%) Power BI
15 19 (1.95%) Oracle Database
16 17 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
18 14 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 225 (23.05%) Jenkins
2 107 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 42 (4.30%) GitLab
4 36 (3.69%) Selenium
5 35 (3.59%) JIRA
6 34 (3.48%) TeamCity
7 33 (3.38%) Cucumber
8 27 (2.77%) CircleCI
9 22 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (1.74%) Travis CI
11 15 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (1.54%) Bitbucket
12 14 (1.43%) NUnit
13 13 (1.33%) Maven
13 13 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
14 12 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.23%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.02%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.02%) SonarQube
15 10 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 261 (26.74%) Finance
2 134 (13.73%) Banking
3 28 (2.87%) Games
4 25 (2.56%) Law
5 24 (2.46%) Front Office
5 24 (2.46%) Retail
6 23 (2.36%) Marketing
7 22 (2.25%) Public Sector
8 19 (1.95%) Advertising
9 17 (1.74%) Retail Banking
10 13 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.82%) Private Banking
13 7 (0.72%) Back Office
14 6 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.31%) Legal
15 3 (0.31%) Publishing
16 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 244 (25.00%) Developer
2 181 (18.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (10.86%) AWS Engineer
4 88 (9.02%) Architect
5 84 (8.61%) Java Developer
6 81 (8.30%) Data Engineer
7 79 (8.09%) Senior Developer
8 73 (7.48%) AWS DevOps
9 67 (6.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 51 (5.23%) Consultant
11 42 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 41 (4.20%) C# Developer
13 38 (3.89%) Senior DevOps
14 36 (3.69%) Python Developer
15 35 (3.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 34 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
16 34 (3.48%) Kubernetes Engineer
17 31 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
18 29 (2.97%) .NET Developer
18 29 (2.97%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (13.73%) React
2 102 (10.45%) Kafka
3 101 (10.35%) Node.js
4 83 (8.50%) Web Services
5 80 (8.20%) .NET
6 69 (7.07%) CSS
7 63 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 62 (6.35%) .NET Core
9 55 (5.64%) HTML
10 46 (4.71%) Spring Boot
11 44 (4.51%) REST
11 44 (4.51%) Spring
12 28 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (2.87%) RESTful
13 27 (2.77%) .NET Framework
13 27 (2.77%) HTML5
14 26 (2.66%) Entity Framework
15 20 (2.05%) jQuery
16 19 (1.95%) Django
16 19 (1.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
2 54 (5.53%) Public Cloud
3 23 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (2.25%) Cloud Native
5 21 (2.15%) Video\Live Streaming
6 20 (2.05%) User Experience
7 19 (1.95%) Clustering
7 19 (1.95%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.84%) N-Tier
9 17 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (0.82%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.82%) Fixed Income
17 7 (0.72%) Derivative
17 7 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 143 (14.65%) Linux
2 78 (7.99%) Windows
3 42 (4.30%) Unix
4 27 (2.77%) Ubuntu
5 26 (2.66%) CentOS
6 23 (2.36%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.74%) Android
8 15 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.02%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (47.85%) DevOps
2 302 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (26.95%) Microservices
4 193 (19.77%) Infrastructure as Code
5 155 (15.88%) Fintech
6 133 (13.63%) Test Automation
7 114 (11.68%) Software Engineering
8 110 (11.27%) TDD
9 106 (10.86%) OO
10 100 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
11 92 (9.43%) Analytics
12 81 (8.30%) ETL
13 74 (7.58%) Configuration Management
14 73 (7.48%) Migration
15 66 (6.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 51 (5.23%) Data Science
17 50 (5.12%) Data Analytics
18 48 (4.92%) Computer Science
18 48 (4.92%) Mentoring
19 45 (4.61%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 297 (30.43%) Python
2 270 (27.66%) Java
3 180 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 167 (17.11%) SQL
5 128 (13.11%) C#
6 75 (7.68%) Bash Shell
6 75 (7.68%) PowerShell
7 61 (6.25%) Java 8
8 60 (6.15%) TypeScript
9 55 (5.64%) Scala
10 42 (4.30%) Kotlin
11 37 (3.79%) PHP
12 35 (3.59%) Ruby
13 33 (3.38%) Go
14 23 (2.36%) T-SQL
15 20 (2.05%) ES6
16 16 (1.64%) C++
16 16 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.33%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (4.92%) Degree
2 32 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.84%) CISSP
6 17 (1.74%) AWS Certification
6 17 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.02%) CISM
8 9 (0.92%) CCNP
9 7 (0.72%) CCNA
10 6 (0.61%) CISA
10 6 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.41%) CCIE
11 4 (0.41%) GSEC
11 4 (0.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 3 (0.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 3 (0.31%) GCFA
12 3 (0.31%) GIAC
12 3 (0.31%) GREM
12 3 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.61%) QA
2 22 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (1.54%) GDPR
5 12 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 11 (1.13%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.51%) GRC
8 4 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.31%) NIST
10 2 (0.20%) NCSC
10 2 (0.20%) PSD2
11 1 (0.10%) COBIT
11 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.10%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 313 (32.07%) Docker
2 49 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (4.20%) Active Directory
4 20 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.82%) vSphere
6 7 (0.72%) HDFS
7 6 (0.61%) StorNext
7 6 (0.61%) XenApp
7 6 (0.61%) Xsan
8 4 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.41%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.20%) Snort
11 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 305 (31.25%) Kubernetes
2 291 (29.82%) Terraform
3 171 (17.52%) Ansible
4 109 (11.17%) Puppet
5 47 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.97%) Prometheus
7 23 (2.36%) Grafana
8 15 (1.54%) Kibana
9 10 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.72%) Packer
11 7 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.61%) Istio
13 5 (0.51%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (0.51%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.41%) Control-M
14 4 (0.41%) Salt
15 3 (0.31%) Rancher
Vendors
1 84 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.86%) VMware
3 57 (5.84%) Google
4 42 (4.30%) Oracle
5 34 (3.48%) Talend
6 29 (2.97%) Cisco
7 24 (2.46%) Splunk
8 22 (2.25%) Informatica
9 18 (1.84%) Cloudera
9 18 (1.84%) Nintex
9 18 (1.84%) Palo Alto
10 17 (1.74%) HP
11 14 (1.43%) IBM
12 13 (1.33%) Citrix
12 13 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.33%) SAP
13 11 (1.13%) Databricks
14 9 (0.92%) Dell
14 9 (0.92%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.82%) EMC