Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 16 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 +14
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,721 1,190 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.16% 10.78% 7.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.98% 40.05% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,088 654
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,150 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.19% +9.60%

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 4,004 2,971 2,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.92% 26.90% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,660 2,649 1,818
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +3.45%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -9 10 £50,000 -28.57%
Moorgate - 4 £120,000 -
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 777 (45.15%) Azure
2 696 (40.44%) DevOps
3 640 (37.19%) Python
4 577 (33.53%) Docker
5 528 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
6 443 (25.74%) Kubernetes
7 432 (25.10%) SQL
8 398 (23.13%) Java
9 396 (23.01%) Microservices
10 378 (21.96%) GCP
11 374 (21.73%) Linux
12 368 (21.38%) Finance
13 364 (21.15%) Terraform
14 361 (20.98%) JavaScript
15 272 (15.80%) C#
16 268 (15.57%) Windows
17 267 (15.51%) .NET
18 255 (14.82%) Ansible
19 227 (13.19%) Fintech
19 227 (13.19%) Google
20 222 (12.90%) Microsoft
21 217 (12.61%) TDD
22 205 (11.91%) React
23 195 (11.33%) SQL Server
24 191 (11.10%) Software Engineering
25 188 (10.92%) Web Services
26 181 (10.52%) Jenkins
27 180 (10.46%) Puppet
28 174 (10.11%) Degree
29 170 (9.88%) Git (software)

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 85 (4.94%) Apache Spark
2 73 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (2.73%) Apache
4 44 (2.56%) Confluence
4 44 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 32 (1.86%) OpenStack
6 30 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (1.16%) IIS
8 19 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.93%) CMS
9 16 (0.93%) nginx
10 15 (0.87%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.41%) Headless CMS
13 7 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.35%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.35%) Luigi
Applications
1 29 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.70%) Magento
3 11 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.35%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.17%) SnowdropKCS
8 1 (0.058%) FINCAD Analytics
8 1 (0.058%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.058%) RMDS
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 777 (45.15%) Azure
2 378 (21.96%) GCP
3 113 (6.57%) Serverless
4 101 (5.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 97 (5.64%) SaaS
6 90 (5.23%) IaaS
7 89 (5.17%) Office 365
8 85 (4.94%) AWS Lambda
9 71 (4.13%) GitHub
10 57 (3.31%) Power Platform
11 56 (3.25%) Amazon S3
12 55 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
12 55 (3.20%) PaaS
13 34 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
14 33 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 28 (1.63%) Heroku
16 24 (1.39%) Datadog
17 23 (1.34%) Amazon ECS
18 21 (1.22%) G Suite
19 20 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 63 (3.66%) Firewall
3 49 (2.85%) DNS
4 33 (1.92%) Internet
5 32 (1.86%) Network Security
5 32 (1.86%) WAN
6 30 (1.74%) HTTP
7 29 (1.69%) VPN
8 27 (1.57%) LAN
9 24 (1.39%) DHCP
10 23 (1.34%) BGP
11 20 (1.16%) SAN
12 17 (0.99%) VoIP
13 14 (0.81%) Wireless
14 11 (0.64%) SSL
15 9 (0.52%) MPLS
15 9 (0.52%) NetScaler
16 8 (0.46%) Unified Communications
17 7 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
17 7 (0.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 164 (9.53%) PostgreSQL
3 151 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 140 (8.13%) MySQL
5 133 (7.73%) Big Data
6 92 (5.35%) Relational Database
7 85 (4.94%) Hadoop
8 81 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
8 81 (4.71%) MongoDB
9 72 (4.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 56 (3.25%) Power BI
11 52 (3.02%) Redis
12 46 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
13 41 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 38 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (1.98%) Amazon Aurora
16 31 (1.80%) Blockchain
17 29 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 27 (1.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 181 (10.52%) Jenkins
2 170 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 68 (3.95%) JIRA
4 63 (3.66%) TeamCity
5 57 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 49 (2.85%) Bitbucket
7 38 (2.21%) GitLab
8 35 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (1.86%) Cucumber
9 32 (1.86%) Selenium
10 31 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
11 28 (1.63%) Maven
12 25 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
13 23 (1.34%) git-flow
14 17 (0.99%) RSpec
14 17 (0.99%) Visual Studio
15 16 (0.93%) CircleCI
15 16 (0.93%) Gradle
16 15 (0.87%) GoCD
17 14 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 368 (21.38%) Finance
2 143 (8.31%) Banking
3 65 (3.78%) Law
4 57 (3.31%) Retail
4 57 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 56 (3.25%) Marketing
6 51 (2.96%) Advertising
7 38 (2.21%) Front Office
8 30 (1.74%) Games
9 21 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 14 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.64%) Back Office
12 10 (0.58%) Public Sector
13 9 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.46%) Publishing
15 7 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.35%) Electronics
16 6 (0.35%) Local Government
17 3 (0.17%) Billing
17 3 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 522 (30.33%) Developer
2 359 (20.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 243 (14.12%) AWS Engineer
4 196 (11.39%) AWS DevOps
5 169 (9.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 156 (9.06%) Python Engineer
7 130 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
8 126 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 105 (6.10%) .NET Developer
10 103 (5.98%) Architect
11 97 (5.64%) Java Developer
12 95 (5.52%) Python Developer
13 88 (5.11%) C# Developer
14 79 (4.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 78 (4.53%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 76 (4.42%) Data Engineer
17 75 (4.36%) Senior DevOps
18 73 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
19 71 (4.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 67 (3.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (15.51%) .NET
2 205 (11.91%) React
3 188 (10.92%) Web Services
4 168 (9.76%) Node.js
5 162 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 126 (7.32%) .NET Core
7 110 (6.39%) REST
8 106 (6.16%) CSS
9 99 (5.75%) Kafka
10 97 (5.64%) HTML
11 90 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 88 (5.11%) Spring
13 87 (5.06%) RESTful
14 77 (4.47%) ASP.NET
15 67 (3.89%) Django
16 56 (3.25%) .NET Framework
17 55 (3.20%) Spring Boot
18 53 (3.08%) Elastic Stack
19 47 (2.73%) jQuery
20 45 (2.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 132 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
2 103 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (5.40%) Public Cloud
4 79 (4.59%) User Experience
5 66 (3.83%) Algorithms
6 62 (3.60%) Data Centre
7 56 (3.25%) Cloud Native
8 43 (2.50%) Management Information System
9 37 (2.15%) Mobile App
10 35 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
11 31 (1.80%) Data Structures
12 27 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
13 25 (1.45%) Video\Live Streaming
14 24 (1.39%) Reinsurance
14 24 (1.39%) Virtual Team
15 21 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
15 21 (1.22%) N-Tier
16 19 (1.10%) Private Cloud
17 18 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
18 17 (0.99%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 374 (21.73%) Linux
2 268 (15.57%) Windows
3 126 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 102 (5.93%) Unix
5 33 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 32 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 31 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.28%) Windows 10
10 19 (1.10%) Android
11 17 (0.99%) Apple iOS
12 16 (0.93%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.70%) CentOS
14 10 (0.58%) Solaris
15 7 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.17%) Debian
17 2 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
18 1 (0.058%) DC/OS
18 1 (0.058%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (40.44%) DevOps
2 528 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 396 (23.01%) Microservices
4 227 (13.19%) Fintech
5 217 (12.61%) TDD
6 191 (11.10%) Software Engineering
7 166 (9.65%) Scrum
8 161 (9.36%) Machine Learning
9 156 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
10 147 (8.54%) Infrastructure as Code
10 147 (8.54%) Test Automation
11 146 (8.48%) Computer Science
12 139 (8.08%) Migration
12 139 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
13 124 (7.21%) SDLC
14 120 (6.97%) Analytics
15 116 (6.74%) Artificial Intelligence
16 112 (6.51%) Data Science
17 107 (6.22%) Configuration Management
17 107 (6.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 640 (37.19%) Python
2 432 (25.10%) SQL
3 398 (23.13%) Java
4 361 (20.98%) JavaScript
5 272 (15.80%) C#
6 161 (9.36%) Bash Shell
7 151 (8.77%) PowerShell
8 108 (6.28%) Go
9 95 (5.52%) Ruby
10 84 (4.88%) Scala
11 76 (4.42%) TypeScript
12 65 (3.78%) PHP
13 63 (3.66%) T-SQL
14 55 (3.20%) Java 8
15 47 (2.73%) C++
16 37 (2.15%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.80%) C
17 31 (1.80%) ES6
18 22 (1.28%) Kotlin
19 20 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 174 (10.11%) Degree
2 74 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.39%) Master's Degree
3 24 (1.39%) PhD
4 22 (1.28%) AWS Certification
5 18 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (0.99%) CISSP
7 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
8 12 (0.70%) CISM
9 10 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (0.58%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.46%) CCNP
10 8 (0.46%) MCTS
11 7 (0.41%) CISA
12 6 (0.35%) SC Cleared
13 5 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.29%) MCITP
13 5 (0.29%) MCP
13 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.37%) QA
2 25 (1.45%) SLA
3 19 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.70%) GDPR
5 10 (0.58%) NIST
6 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.35%) COBIT
8 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.058%) EMIR
System Software
1 577 (33.53%) Docker
2 93 (5.40%) Hyper-V
2 93 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.35%) Active Directory
4 20 (1.16%) VirtualBox
5 14 (0.81%) XenApp
6 13 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.76%) vSphere
7 8 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.35%) Xen
9 5 (0.29%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.23%) Firmware
10 4 (0.23%) HDFS
10 4 (0.23%) KVM
11 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.12%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.058%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 443 (25.74%) Kubernetes
2 364 (21.15%) Terraform
3 255 (14.82%) Ansible
4 180 (10.46%) Puppet
5 92 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (2.09%) Packer
6 36 (2.09%) Prometheus
7 25 (1.45%) Salt
7 25 (1.45%) SCCM
8 24 (1.39%) Consul
8 24 (1.39%) Kibana
9 17 (0.99%) Grafana
10 8 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (0.46%) Rancher
11 7 (0.41%) Icinga
11 7 (0.41%) logstash
11 7 (0.41%) Oozie
12 6 (0.35%) Control-M
12 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 227 (13.19%) Google
2 222 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 140 (8.13%) VMware
4 63 (3.66%) Oracle
5 43 (2.50%) Cisco
6 38 (2.21%) Tableau
7 33 (1.92%) Citrix
8 31 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (1.74%) Splunk
9 30 (1.74%) Veeam
10 22 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.28%) Nintex
10 22 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.16%) LogicMonitor
12 15 (0.87%) HP
12 15 (0.87%) SaltStack
13 14 (0.81%) IBM
13 14 (0.81%) SAP
14 13 (0.76%) Meraki
14 13 (0.76%) Palo Alto