Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 9 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing AWS 905 1,327 1,144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 21.09% 14.49% 11.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.67% 39.55% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1,341 1,110
Median annual salary £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.36% - -
10th Percentile £50,827 £44,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +3.70%

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 1,939 3,355 2,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.19% 36.63% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 2,976 2,611
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,875 £35,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +9 4 £45,000 -35.71%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 436 (48.18%) DevOps
2 435 (48.07%) Azure
3 289 (31.93%) Kubernetes
4 281 (31.05%) Python
5 275 (30.39%) Docker
6 272 (30.06%) Terraform
7 271 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
8 232 (25.64%) Java
9 226 (24.97%) Microservices
10 218 (24.09%) Finance
11 211 (23.31%) Jenkins
12 208 (22.98%) JavaScript
13 178 (19.67%) GCP
14 163 (18.01%) Ansible
15 144 (15.91%) Linux
16 140 (15.47%) Test Automation
17 137 (15.14%) SQL
18 136 (15.03%) Infrastructure as Code
19 134 (14.81%) Fintech
20 124 (13.70%) TDD
21 122 (13.48%) C#
22 121 (13.37%) Puppet
23 113 (12.49%) Git (software)
23 113 (12.49%) React
24 108 (11.93%) Banking
25 104 (11.49%) Software Engineering
26 95 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
27 94 (10.39%) Node.js
28 92 (10.17%) SaaS
29 91 (10.06%) .NET

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 50 (5.52%) Apache Spark
2 36 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 31 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.76%) SAS
5 22 (2.43%) Apache
6 17 (1.88%) Confluence
7 12 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (0.77%) CMS
10 6 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.55%) Moodle
11 5 (0.55%) nginx
12 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.33%) IIS
12 3 (0.33%) WordPress
13 2 (0.22%) Drupal
13 2 (0.22%) JBoss
13 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.11%) Apache TomEE
14 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 8 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.44%) Actimize
5 3 (0.33%) Eikon
6 1 (0.11%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 435 (48.07%) Azure
2 178 (19.67%) GCP
3 92 (10.17%) SaaS
4 61 (6.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 60 (6.63%) Serverless
6 58 (6.41%) PaaS
7 50 (5.52%) IaaS
8 44 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
9 34 (3.76%) Datadog
10 29 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
11 28 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
12 26 (2.87%) Amazon S3
12 26 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (2.87%) OpenShift
13 24 (2.65%) Power Platform
14 23 (2.54%) Office 365
15 21 (2.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (1.99%) Amazon ECS
16 18 (1.99%) Amazon Kinesis
16 18 (1.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.75%) Firewall
2 39 (4.31%) Network Security
3 26 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.10%) DNS
4 19 (2.10%) VPN
5 17 (1.88%) WAN
6 15 (1.66%) LAN
7 11 (1.22%) BGP
8 10 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (1.10%) Multicast
8 10 (1.10%) OSPF
9 9 (0.99%) DHCP
9 9 (0.99%) HTTP
10 8 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (0.77%) Wireless
11 7 (0.77%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.66%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (9.94%) Big Data
2 71 (7.85%) Hadoop
3 65 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 47 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 44 (4.86%) MySQL
6 41 (4.53%) MongoDB
7 40 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (4.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 27 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
10 24 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (2.65%) Apache Hive
10 24 (2.65%) Power BI
11 23 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.10%) Pentaho
13 18 (1.99%) Data Lake
14 16 (1.77%) Relational Database
15 15 (1.66%) Redis
15 15 (1.66%) Tableau
16 14 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 211 (23.31%) Jenkins
2 113 (12.49%) Git (software)
3 54 (5.97%) JIRA
4 53 (5.86%) GitLab
5 41 (4.53%) Selenium
6 38 (4.20%) Cucumber
7 29 (3.20%) TeamCity
8 21 (2.32%) CircleCI
9 18 (1.99%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (1.44%) Artifactory
11 13 (1.44%) Maven
11 13 (1.44%) NUnit
12 12 (1.33%) eggPlant
12 12 (1.33%) Locust
12 12 (1.33%) Travis CI
12 12 (1.33%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.88%) REST Assured
13 8 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 218 (24.09%) Finance
2 108 (11.93%) Banking
3 34 (3.76%) Law
4 27 (2.98%) Games
5 21 (2.32%) Advertising
6 18 (1.99%) Retail Banking
7 17 (1.88%) Marketing
8 15 (1.66%) Back Office
9 14 (1.55%) Private Banking
10 13 (1.44%) Public Sector
10 13 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.33%) Front Office
11 12 (1.33%) Retail
12 10 (1.10%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 213 (23.54%) Developer
2 197 (21.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 123 (13.59%) AWS Engineer
4 99 (10.94%) AWS DevOps
5 93 (10.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 92 (10.17%) Architect
7 60 (6.63%) Senior Developer
8 57 (6.30%) Java Developer
9 54 (5.97%) Data Engineer
10 45 (4.97%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 44 (4.86%) Consultant
12 43 (4.75%) Senior DevOps
13 39 (4.31%) Java Engineer
14 38 (4.20%) Python Engineer
15 36 (3.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 35 (3.87%) Software Engineer
17 34 (3.76%) Analyst
18 33 (3.65%) C# Developer
19 27 (2.98%) Cloud Engineer
20 26 (2.87%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (12.49%) React
2 94 (10.39%) Node.js
3 91 (10.06%) .NET
4 86 (9.50%) Web Services
5 85 (9.39%) CSS
6 69 (7.62%) AngularJS
7 64 (7.07%) .NET Core
8 62 (6.85%) Kafka
9 61 (6.74%) HTML
10 47 (5.19%) REST
10 47 (5.19%) Spring
11 41 (4.53%) Spring Boot
12 31 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (3.43%) jQuery
13 30 (3.31%) RESTful
14 29 (3.20%) .NET Framework
15 28 (3.09%) Entity Framework
15 28 (3.09%) HTML5
15 28 (3.09%) Vue.js
16 27 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (4.64%) Public Cloud
3 27 (2.98%) N-Tier
4 23 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.43%) Cloud Native
6 19 (2.10%) Algorithms
6 19 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (1.77%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (1.66%) User Experience
9 14 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
12 10 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.77%) FMCG
14 7 (0.77%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.77%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 144 (15.91%) Linux
2 66 (7.29%) Windows
3 48 (5.30%) Unix
4 23 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.22%) Android
6 11 (1.22%) CentOS
7 8 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.55%) Solaris
8 5 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (48.18%) DevOps
2 271 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (24.97%) Microservices
4 140 (15.47%) Test Automation
5 136 (15.03%) Infrastructure as Code
6 134 (14.81%) Fintech
7 124 (13.70%) TDD
8 104 (11.49%) Software Engineering
9 95 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (9.28%) Configuration Management
11 80 (8.84%) OO
12 74 (8.18%) Analytics
13 72 (7.96%) ETL
14 70 (7.73%) BDD
15 66 (7.29%) Migration
16 56 (6.19%) Mentoring
17 54 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
17 54 (5.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 51 (5.64%) Artificial Intelligence
18 51 (5.64%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 281 (31.05%) Python
2 232 (25.64%) Java
3 208 (22.98%) JavaScript
4 137 (15.14%) SQL
5 122 (13.48%) C#
6 68 (7.51%) PowerShell
7 64 (7.07%) Bash Shell
8 62 (6.85%) PHP
9 56 (6.19%) Scala
10 45 (4.97%) TypeScript
11 40 (4.42%) Ruby
12 38 (4.20%) Java 8
13 36 (3.98%) Go
14 32 (3.54%) Kotlin
15 20 (2.21%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.77%) ES6
17 16 (1.77%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.22%) C++
18 11 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (5.86%) Degree
2 33 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.87%) AWS Certification
4 20 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.99%) CISSP
6 13 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.22%) CISM
8 10 (1.10%) CCNP
8 10 (1.10%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 7 (0.77%) CCSP
10 6 (0.66%) CCNA
10 6 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.55%) CREST Certified
11 5 (0.55%) GCFA
11 5 (0.55%) GCIA
11 5 (0.55%) GCIH
12 4 (0.44%) CCIE
12 4 (0.44%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.31%) QA
2 16 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.99%) NIST
5 6 (0.66%) GDPR
6 5 (0.55%) COBIT
6 5 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.55%) PSD2
7 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.33%) FATCA
8 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 275 (30.39%) Docker
2 53 (5.86%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.10%) HDFS
5 8 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.44%) VMware NSX
6 4 (0.44%) vSphere
7 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.33%) StorNext
7 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.33%) Xsan
8 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.22%) XenApp
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 289 (31.93%) Kubernetes
2 272 (30.06%) Terraform
3 163 (18.01%) Ansible
4 121 (13.37%) Puppet
5 68 (7.51%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (2.98%) Grafana
7 23 (2.54%) Prometheus
8 18 (1.99%) Kibana
9 15 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.10%) ZABBIX
11 9 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
13 7 (0.77%) Control-M
13 7 (0.77%) QRadar
13 7 (0.77%) Salt
14 5 (0.55%) CSIRT
14 5 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.55%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 4 (0.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 80 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.08%) VMware
3 45 (4.97%) Google
4 44 (4.86%) Oracle
5 40 (4.42%) Talend
6 27 (2.98%) Nintex
7 26 (2.87%) Cloudera
8 25 (2.76%) Cisco
8 25 (2.76%) Informatica
9 24 (2.65%) SAP
10 20 (2.21%) Splunk
11 19 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.99%) IBM
13 14 (1.55%) Databricks
14 13 (1.44%) Palo Alto
14 13 (1.44%) Sparx
15 12 (1.33%) Adobe
16 11 (1.22%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.99%) Citrix
18 8 (0.88%) Fortinet