Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 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
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 6 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 731 1,688 1,223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 20.02% 16.96% 10.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.63% 43.40% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 687 1,720 1,175
Median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £101,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +5.66%

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 1,638 3,889 3,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.85% 39.08% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 3,511 2,734
Median annual salary £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 October 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 26 October 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 6 £71,250 +18.75%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 October 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.

1 337 (46.10%) DevOps
2 331 (45.28%) Azure
3 254 (34.75%) Python
4 240 (32.83%) Kubernetes
5 238 (32.56%) Docker
6 212 (29.00%) Terraform
7 207 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
8 197 (26.95%) JavaScript
9 174 (23.80%) Finance
10 172 (23.53%) Java
11 156 (21.34%) Jenkins
12 155 (21.20%) Microservices
13 150 (20.52%) Linux
14 123 (16.83%) Ansible
15 122 (16.69%) TDD
16 119 (16.28%) GCP
17 113 (15.46%) Fintech
18 110 (15.05%) Infrastructure as Code
19 103 (14.09%) Puppet
19 103 (14.09%) Git (software)
20 92 (12.59%) Big Data
20 92 (12.59%) React
21 91 (12.45%) C#
22 89 (12.18%) Test Automation
22 89 (12.18%) Software Engineering
23 88 (12.04%) .NET
24 85 (11.63%) AngularJS
25 83 (11.35%) SQL
26 81 (11.08%) Windows
26 81 (11.08%) Node.js

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 49 (6.70%) Apache Spark
2 43 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.46%) SAS
4 16 (2.19%) IIS
5 14 (1.92%) Apache
5 14 (1.92%) Confluence
5 14 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (1.37%) Moodle
8 8 (1.09%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.68%) CMS
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.41%) nginx
11 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.27%) WordPress
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (1.09%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.55%) Actimize
4 3 (0.41%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 331 (45.28%) Azure
2 119 (16.28%) GCP
3 78 (10.67%) SaaS
4 63 (8.62%) Serverless
5 51 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
6 50 (6.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 38 (5.20%) PaaS
8 31 (4.24%) Amazon S3
8 31 (4.24%) IaaS
9 30 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (3.56%) Office 365
11 21 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 21 (2.87%) Datadog
12 20 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
13 19 (2.60%) Power Platform
14 15 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
14 15 (2.05%) GitHub
15 13 (1.78%) OpenShift
16 12 (1.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.57%) Firewall
2 31 (4.24%) Network Security
3 19 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.19%) LAN
4 16 (2.19%) VPN
5 14 (1.92%) WAN
6 13 (1.78%) DNS
7 11 (1.50%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.09%) HTTP
9 7 (0.96%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.96%) SSL
9 7 (0.96%) Wireless
10 6 (0.82%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.82%) Multicast
11 5 (0.68%) BGP
11 5 (0.68%) OSPF
12 4 (0.55%) DHCP
12 4 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (12.59%) Big Data
2 56 (7.66%) Hadoop
3 53 (7.25%) MongoDB
3 53 (7.25%) MySQL
4 52 (7.11%) NoSQL
5 35 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (4.51%) SQL Server
7 32 (4.38%) Redis
8 31 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (3.01%) Apache Hive
11 18 (2.46%) Amazon Redshift
11 18 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.33%) Power BI
13 16 (2.19%) Tableau
14 15 (2.05%) Relational Database
15 13 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (1.64%) Oracle Database
17 10 (1.37%) Neo4j
17 10 (1.37%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 156 (21.34%) Jenkins
2 103 (14.09%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.34%) GitLab
4 35 (4.79%) JIRA
5 28 (3.83%) Cucumber
6 26 (3.56%) Selenium
7 20 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 13 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (1.78%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.64%) eggPlant
9 12 (1.64%) Locust
10 10 (1.37%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.09%) Maven
12 7 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.82%) Appium
13 6 (0.82%) NUnit
13 6 (0.82%) RSpec
14 5 (0.68%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.68%) JUnit
14 5 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 174 (23.80%) Finance
2 67 (9.17%) Banking
3 62 (8.48%) Law
4 20 (2.74%) Games
5 15 (2.05%) Retail Banking
6 12 (1.64%) Advertising
6 12 (1.64%) Marketing
6 12 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.50%) Back Office
7 11 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.23%) Retail
9 6 (0.82%) Front Office
9 6 (0.82%) Private Banking
10 5 (0.68%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.41%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 170 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 165 (22.57%) Developer
3 139 (19.02%) AWS Engineer
4 100 (13.68%) AWS DevOps
5 95 (13.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 57 (7.80%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 56 (7.66%) Architect
8 50 (6.84%) Python Engineer
9 44 (6.02%) Java Developer
10 37 (5.06%) Analyst
11 35 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
12 34 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
13 32 (4.38%) Senior Developer
14 30 (4.10%) Data Engineer
14 30 (4.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 30 (4.10%) Software Engineer
15 28 (3.83%) PHP Developer
16 26 (3.56%) Azure Engineer
16 26 (3.56%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 23 (3.15%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (12.59%) React
2 88 (12.04%) .NET
3 85 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 81 (11.08%) Node.js
5 76 (10.40%) CSS
6 68 (9.30%) Web Services
7 67 (9.17%) HTML
8 53 (7.25%) Kafka
9 49 (6.70%) REST
10 44 (6.02%) .NET Core
11 34 (4.65%) Vue.js
12 31 (4.24%) HTML5
13 29 (3.97%) Spring
14 21 (2.87%) RESTful
14 21 (2.87%) Sass
15 20 (2.74%) Redux
16 19 (2.60%) Laravel
16 19 (2.60%) Spring Boot
17 18 (2.46%) CSS3
18 17 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 38 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (3.42%) Data Centre
4 21 (2.87%) Algorithms
5 20 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.46%) Cloud Native
6 18 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.64%) Video\Live Streaming
10 10 (1.37%) Derivative
10 10 (1.37%) e-Learning
10 10 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.37%) SCORM
10 10 (1.37%) User Experience
11 9 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (1.09%) FMCG
12 8 (1.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 150 (20.52%) Linux
2 81 (11.08%) Windows
3 37 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.92%) Unix
5 7 (0.96%) Solaris
5 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.82%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.27%) Android
9 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (46.10%) DevOps
2 207 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (21.20%) Microservices
4 122 (16.69%) TDD
5 113 (15.46%) Fintech
6 110 (15.05%) Infrastructure as Code
7 89 (12.18%) Software Engineering
7 89 (12.18%) Test Automation
8 76 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (8.76%) Configuration Management
10 61 (8.34%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (8.21%) Machine Learning
12 57 (7.80%) Artificial Intelligence
13 54 (7.39%) Analytics
14 53 (7.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 52 (7.11%) BDD
16 48 (6.57%) Data Science
17 47 (6.43%) Computer Science
17 47 (6.43%) Mentoring
17 47 (6.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 254 (34.75%) Python
2 197 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 172 (23.53%) Java
4 91 (12.45%) C#
5 83 (11.35%) SQL
6 74 (10.12%) PHP
7 46 (6.29%) PowerShell
7 46 (6.29%) TypeScript
8 42 (5.75%) Go
9 39 (5.34%) Ruby
10 38 (5.20%) Scala
11 31 (4.24%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.42%) Java 8
13 23 (3.15%) Kotlin
14 14 (1.92%) ES6
14 14 (1.92%) R
15 13 (1.78%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.50%) Perl
18 10 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (8.76%) Degree
2 32 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (3.15%) AWS Certification
4 17 (2.33%) Master's Degree
5 16 (2.19%) CISSP
6 15 (2.05%) CISM
7 13 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (1.09%) CCSP
8 8 (1.09%) GCIA
8 8 (1.09%) GCIH
9 7 (0.96%) CISA
9 7 (0.96%) CREST Certified
9 7 (0.96%) CRISC
9 7 (0.96%) GCFA
9 7 (0.96%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.68%) ISEB
10 5 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.28%) QA
2 17 (2.33%) NIST
3 11 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.96%) COBIT
6 6 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.55%) GDPR
7 4 (0.55%) PSD2
8 3 (0.41%) FATCA
8 3 (0.41%) SLA
9 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.14%) MiFID
10 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 238 (32.56%) Docker
2 40 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.96%) HDFS
5 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.27%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 240 (32.83%) Kubernetes
2 212 (29.00%) Terraform
3 123 (16.83%) Ansible
4 103 (14.09%) Puppet
5 56 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.87%) Grafana
7 17 (2.33%) Kibana
8 13 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
9 11 (1.50%) Prometheus
10 9 (1.23%) Control-M
10 9 (1.23%) Netcool
10 9 (1.23%) Opsview
10 9 (1.23%) Salt
10 9 (1.23%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.96%) CSIRT
12 6 (0.82%) logstash
12 6 (0.82%) QRadar
13 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (0.55%) Istio
15 2 (0.27%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 67 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (4.92%) VMware
3 32 (4.38%) Google
3 32 (4.38%) Oracle
4 20 (2.74%) Cisco
4 20 (2.74%) Splunk
5 19 (2.60%) Cloudera
5 19 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (2.33%) Talend
7 15 (2.05%) SAP
8 14 (1.92%) Databricks
8 14 (1.92%) IBM
9 12 (1.64%) Informatica
9 12 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.37%) AppDynamics
10 10 (1.37%) Nintex
11 9 (1.23%) Dynatrace
11 9 (1.23%) SevOne
11 9 (1.23%) Sparx
11 9 (1.23%) TOWER Software