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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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,193 966 1,041
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 16.17% 19.33% 14.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.79% 42.90% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 991 878 926
10th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.45% +6.90% -
75th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £107,500 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%

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 3,157 2,252 2,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.78% 45.07% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,680 2,053 2,335
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - - +7.69%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge +3 11 £90,000 +100.00%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 599 (50.21%) Azure
2 484 (40.57%) DevOps
3 448 (37.55%) Python
4 424 (35.54%) Agile
5 391 (32.77%) Java
6 375 (31.43%) Kubernetes
7 365 (30.60%) Docker
8 346 (29.00%) CI/CD
9 333 (27.91%) Finance
10 324 (27.16%) GCP
11 279 (23.39%) Infrastructure as Code
12 277 (23.22%) Terraform
12 277 (23.22%) Microservices
13 253 (21.21%) SQL
14 228 (19.11%) Software Engineering
15 213 (17.85%) Social Skills
16 172 (14.42%) Linux
17 165 (13.83%) React
17 165 (13.83%) Jenkins
18 160 (13.41%) JavaScript
19 147 (12.32%) Serverless
20 143 (11.99%) AWS CloudFormation
21 133 (11.15%) Degree
22 130 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
23 125 (10.48%) Analytics
23 125 (10.48%) NoSQL
24 120 (10.06%) C#
25 114 (9.56%) Microsoft
25 114 (9.56%) Machine Learning
26 107 (8.97%) TDD

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 48 (4.02%) Confluence
2 46 (3.86%) Apache Spark
3 30 (2.51%) Umbraco
4 18 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (1.42%) Apache
5 17 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.34%) CMS
7 14 (1.17%) IIS
8 12 (1.01%) Headless CMS
9 11 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 11 (0.92%) Drupal
9 11 (0.92%) JBoss
10 8 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.59%) SAS
12 6 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
12 6 (0.50%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (2.01%) MS Visio
2 22 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.084%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.084%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 599 (50.21%) Azure
2 324 (27.16%) GCP
3 147 (12.32%) Serverless
4 143 (11.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 75 (6.29%) SaaS
6 66 (5.53%) GitHub
7 60 (5.03%) Power Platform
8 54 (4.53%) Snowflake
9 53 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
10 51 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
11 47 (3.94%) Microsoft 365
12 44 (3.69%) Amazon ECS
13 43 (3.60%) Amazon S3
14 38 (3.19%) PaaS
15 37 (3.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 33 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
17 32 (2.68%) IaaS
18 21 (1.76%) Lucidchart
19 17 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
20 16 (1.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.69%) Firewall
2 35 (2.93%) DNS
3 31 (2.60%) Network Security
4 24 (2.01%) WAN
5 21 (1.76%) VPN
6 18 (1.51%) LAN
7 14 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.17%) Wireless
8 13 (1.09%) BGP
8 13 (1.09%) OSPF
9 12 (1.01%) MPLS
9 12 (1.01%) WebEx
10 8 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.50%) DHCP
13 5 (0.42%) SD-WAN
13 5 (0.42%) VoIP
14 4 (0.34%) Internet
14 4 (0.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (10.48%) NoSQL
2 96 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 80 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
4 77 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 71 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (5.20%) Big Data
7 57 (4.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 57 (4.78%) MongoDB
8 43 (3.60%) Power BI
9 42 (3.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 40 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
11 35 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (2.60%) Data Lake
13 30 (2.51%) Tableau
14 24 (2.01%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.84%) Redis
16 19 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (1.17%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.09%) BigQuery
18 13 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 165 (13.83%) Jenkins
2 99 (8.30%) Git (software)
3 59 (4.95%) JIRA
4 49 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 36 (3.02%) SonarQube
6 32 (2.68%) Maven
7 31 (2.60%) GitLab
8 22 (1.84%) Artifactory
9 17 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (1.34%) CircleCI
10 16 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (1.09%) Bitbucket
12 13 (1.09%) Selenium
13 12 (1.01%) Subversion
13 12 (1.01%) TeamCity
13 12 (1.01%) Visual Studio Code
14 10 (0.84%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.84%) Cypress.io
15 9 (0.75%) Travis CI
General
1 333 (27.91%) Finance
2 213 (17.85%) Social Skills
3 99 (8.30%) Retail
4 82 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (5.11%) Banking
6 59 (4.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 39 (3.27%) Presentation Skills
8 38 (3.19%) Marketing
9 36 (3.02%) Law
10 35 (2.93%) Influencing Skills
10 35 (2.93%) Public Sector
11 29 (2.43%) Documentation Skills
12 24 (2.01%) Advertising
12 24 (2.01%) Front Office
13 22 (1.84%) Tech for Good
14 19 (1.59%) Publishing
15 18 (1.51%) Games
16 15 (1.26%) Electronics
16 15 (1.26%) Legal
17 10 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 210 (17.60%) Developer
2 190 (15.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 116 (9.72%) Architect
4 102 (8.55%) Software Engineer
5 80 (6.71%) Data Engineer
6 78 (6.54%) Java Developer
7 72 (6.04%) AWS Engineer
7 72 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
8 69 (5.78%) Senior Developer
9 62 (5.20%) Technical Leader
10 53 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
11 49 (4.11%) Analyst
12 44 (3.69%) Security Engineer
13 42 (3.52%) Java Engineer
14 36 (3.02%) AWS DevOps
14 36 (3.02%) Network Engineer
15 34 (2.85%) Consultant
15 34 (2.85%) Development Manager
15 34 (2.85%) E-Commerce Engineer
16 31 (2.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (13.83%) React
2 106 (8.89%) .NET
3 103 (8.63%) AngularJS
4 91 (7.63%) Node.js
5 90 (7.54%) Spring
6 86 (7.21%) Spring Boot
7 85 (7.12%) Kafka
8 82 (6.87%) REST
9 69 (5.78%) HTML
10 47 (3.94%) CSS
11 35 (2.93%) RESTful
12 31 (2.60%) Sass
13 28 (2.35%) Semantic HTML
14 23 (1.93%) .NET Core
15 22 (1.84%) HTML5
16 20 (1.68%) JSON
17 19 (1.59%) OAuth
17 19 (1.59%) Web Services
18 18 (1.51%) XML
19 17 (1.42%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.28%) Public Cloud
2 58 (4.86%) Cloud Native
3 50 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
4 49 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 35 (2.93%) Data Structures
6 32 (2.68%) Cyberattack
7 27 (2.26%) Fixed Income
7 27 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.26%) User Experience
8 25 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 23 (1.93%) Blockchain
10 22 (1.84%) Derivative
11 21 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (1.76%) Management Information System
12 20 (1.68%) Cyber Defence
13 18 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.17%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.09%) Equities
15 13 (1.09%) Video\Live Streaming
16 12 (1.01%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 172 (14.42%) Linux
2 72 (6.04%) Windows
3 37 (3.10%) Unix
4 25 (2.10%) Android
5 18 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (0.50%) CentOS
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.25%) HPUX
11 3 (0.25%) VMS
12 1 (0.084%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.084%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.084%) Solaris
12 1 (0.084%) SUSE
12 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (40.57%) DevOps
2 424 (35.54%) Agile
3 346 (29.00%) CI/CD
4 279 (23.39%) Infrastructure as Code
5 277 (23.22%) Microservices
6 228 (19.11%) Software Engineering
7 130 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
8 125 (10.48%) Analytics
9 114 (9.56%) Machine Learning
10 107 (8.97%) TDD
11 102 (8.55%) Fintech
12 96 (8.05%) OO
13 95 (7.96%) Test Automation
14 90 (7.54%) Artificial Intelligence
15 88 (7.38%) Computer Science
15 88 (7.38%) Event-Driven
16 86 (7.21%) Mentoring
17 84 (7.04%) Event-Driven Architecture
18 83 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 82 (6.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 448 (37.55%) Python
2 391 (32.77%) Java
3 253 (21.21%) SQL
4 160 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 120 (10.06%) C#
6 103 (8.63%) Bash
7 64 (5.36%) Go
8 62 (5.20%) Scala
9 53 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 53 (4.44%) TypeScript
10 52 (4.36%) C++
11 37 (3.10%) Kotlin
12 30 (2.51%) Ruby
13 20 (1.68%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.42%) PHP
15 13 (1.09%) C
15 13 (1.09%) R
16 12 (1.01%) Groovy
16 12 (1.01%) Rust
17 10 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 133 (11.15%) Degree
2 62 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 37 (3.10%) Master's Degree
5 29 (2.43%) CCNP
6 26 (2.18%) AWS Certification
6 26 (2.18%) CISSP
7 25 (2.10%) SC Cleared
8 21 (1.76%) CCIE
9 13 (1.09%) CCNA
9 13 (1.09%) CISM
10 11 (0.92%) CISA
11 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.59%) GIAC
13 6 (0.50%) CEH
13 6 (0.50%) CRISC
13 6 (0.50%) OSCP
14 5 (0.42%) OSCE
14 5 (0.42%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.79%) QA
2 22 (1.84%) GDPR
3 21 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.34%) SLA
5 14 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.17%) NIST
6 10 (0.84%) Accessibility
7 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.50%) GRC
9 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.17%) WCAG
11 1 (0.084%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.084%) MiFID
11 1 (0.084%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.084%) Solvency II
System Software
1 365 (30.60%) Docker
2 40 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.85%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.84%) VMware NSX
6 6 (0.50%) Firmware
7 5 (0.42%) vSphere
8 4 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.25%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.25%) XenApp
10 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.084%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.084%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.084%) KVM
11 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.084%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.084%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 375 (31.43%) Kubernetes
2 277 (23.22%) Terraform
3 99 (8.30%) Ansible
4 75 (6.29%) Puppet
5 32 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.09%) Grafana
7 12 (1.01%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.50%) Nessus
9 5 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.42%) Nagios
9 5 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.34%) CASB
10 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.34%) SCCM
11 3 (0.25%) HP Fortify
11 3 (0.25%) Istio
11 3 (0.25%) Packer
12 2 (0.17%) Automic
12 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 114 (9.56%) Microsoft
2 92 (7.71%) Google
3 81 (6.79%) Oracle
4 49 (4.11%) VMware
5 42 (3.52%) Cisco
6 38 (3.19%) Informatica
7 37 (3.10%) Citrix
8 35 (2.93%) Palo Alto
9 34 (2.85%) IBM
10 25 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.93%) F5
12 21 (1.76%) Fortinet
13 20 (1.68%) Adobe
14 19 (1.59%) CheckPoint
15 17 (1.42%) Talend
16 15 (1.26%) Juniper
17 14 (1.17%) Aruba
18 13 (1.09%) Splunk
18 13 (1.09%) Sybase
19 12 (1.01%) SAP