Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 15 23
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing AWS 316 693 815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.95% 11.31% 8.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.16% 35.48% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 320 572 625
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £31,225 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 925 1,953 2,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.91% 31.87% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 743 1,446 1,769
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,800 £28,625 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the East of England.

Salary trend for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire +8 159 £55,000 - 83
Hertfordshire -4 59 £42,500 -26.09% 36
Essex +39 57 £75,000 +76.47% 12
Bedfordshire -1 27 £70,000 - 5
Suffolk +4 12 £30,500 -44.55% 6
Norfolk -6 6 £50,000 +25.00% 7
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for AWS.

1 129 (40.82%) Azure
1 129 (40.82%) DevOps
2 115 (36.39%) Python
3 107 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (25.95%) Java
5 79 (25.00%) Linux
6 78 (24.68%) JavaScript
7 72 (22.78%) Terraform
8 71 (22.47%) Docker
9 67 (21.20%) C#
10 65 (20.57%) SQL
11 62 (19.62%) Microservices
12 57 (18.04%) Jenkins
12 57 (18.04%) Git (software)
12 57 (18.04%) GCP
13 56 (17.72%) Kubernetes
13 56 (17.72%) Software Engineering
14 50 (15.82%) Node.js
15 49 (15.51%) AngularJS
15 49 (15.51%) .NET
15 49 (15.51%) Microsoft
16 48 (15.19%) Degree
17 43 (13.61%) REST
17 43 (13.61%) Windows
18 40 (12.66%) Web Services
18 40 (12.66%) TDD
18 40 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
19 39 (12.34%) HTML
19 39 (12.34%) Test Automation
20 38 (12.03%) Ansible

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.80%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.85%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.53%) Apache Airflow
4 8 (2.53%) Luigi
5 6 (1.90%) Confluence
6 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.95%) Apache
7 3 (0.95%) IIS
7 3 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.32%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 129 (40.82%) Azure
2 57 (18.04%) GCP
3 37 (11.71%) Serverless
4 31 (9.81%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (8.23%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (6.65%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (6.33%) Amazon S3
8 17 (5.38%) SaaS
9 16 (5.06%) Amazon ECS
10 15 (4.75%) Amazon EKS
11 14 (4.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (4.11%) Power Platform
13 11 (3.48%) Office 365
14 10 (3.16%) OpenShift
15 8 (2.53%) GitHub
15 8 (2.53%) IaaS
15 8 (2.53%) Logic Apps
16 7 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
16 7 (2.22%) PaaS
17 4 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.75%) IPv4
1 15 (4.75%) IPv6
1 15 (4.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.48%) Firewall
3 8 (2.53%) VoIP
4 7 (2.22%) Internet
4 7 (2.22%) Network Security
4 7 (2.22%) VPN
5 5 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.27%) LAN
6 4 (1.27%) WAN
7 3 (0.95%) MQTT
7 3 (0.95%) Skype
8 2 (0.63%) DHCP
8 2 (0.63%) DNS
8 2 (0.63%) HTTP
9 1 (0.32%) AMQP
9 1 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.32%) RFID
9 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.39%) NoSQL
2 28 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (8.54%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.28%) SQL Server
5 19 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 17 (5.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 17 (5.38%) Big Data
7 14 (4.43%) Redis
8 13 (4.11%) Power BI
9 11 (3.48%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.16%) GIS
10 10 (3.16%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.16%) MySQL
10 10 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.85%) Redshift Spectrum
11 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (2.53%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 57 (18.04%) Git (software)
1 57 (18.04%) Jenkins
2 22 (6.96%) JIRA
3 17 (5.38%) TeamCity
4 15 (4.75%) Selenium
5 11 (3.48%) GitLab
6 10 (3.16%) GoCD
7 9 (2.85%) Subversion
8 6 (1.90%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.58%) Hudson
9 5 (1.58%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.95%) Bitbucket Server
10 3 (0.95%) Gradle
10 3 (0.95%) JMeter
10 3 (0.95%) Pylint
10 3 (0.95%) Sourcetree
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.63%) Postman
11 2 (0.63%) Protractor
General
1 20 (6.33%) Public Sector
2 10 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.85%) Law
4 8 (2.53%) Electronics
5 7 (2.22%) Automotive
6 6 (1.90%) Finance
6 6 (1.90%) Marketing
7 4 (1.27%) Advertising
7 4 (1.27%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.27%) French Language
7 4 (1.27%) German Language
7 4 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.95%) Games
8 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.95%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) Local Government
9 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 80 (25.32%) Developer
2 48 (15.19%) Cloud Engineer
3 37 (11.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (9.81%) Architect
5 27 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.96%) Network Engineer
7 19 (6.01%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (5.38%) Python Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) AWS Architect
9 16 (5.06%) Graduate
9 16 (5.06%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.75%) .NET Developer
10 15 (4.75%) Data Engineer
10 15 (4.75%) Network Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.75%) Senior DevOps
10 15 (4.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.43%) Junior
12 13 (4.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.82%) Node.js
2 49 (15.51%) .NET
2 49 (15.51%) AngularJS
3 43 (13.61%) REST
4 40 (12.66%) Web Services
5 39 (12.34%) HTML
6 38 (12.03%) CSS
7 33 (10.44%) React
8 25 (7.91%) .NET Core
9 23 (7.28%) Vue.js
10 22 (6.96%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (6.65%) Spring
12 15 (4.75%) RESTful
12 15 (4.75%) Spring Boot
13 14 (4.43%) Kafka
13 14 (4.43%) SOAP
14 12 (3.80%) MSMQ
15 11 (3.48%) Elastic Stack
15 11 (3.48%) HTML5
15 11 (3.48%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.28%) Public Cloud
2 11 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.16%) Cloud Native
3 10 (3.16%) User Experience
4 7 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.27%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Life Science
7 2 (0.63%) NHS
7 2 (0.63%) Replication
7 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.00%) Linux
2 43 (13.61%) Windows
3 20 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.11%) Unix
5 10 (3.16%) Android
6 7 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.90%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.63%) CentOS
11 2 (0.63%) Debian
11 2 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (40.82%) DevOps
2 107 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (19.62%) Microservices
4 56 (17.72%) Software Engineering
5 40 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (12.66%) TDD
6 39 (12.34%) Test Automation
7 37 (11.71%) Scrum
8 28 (8.86%) Analytics
8 28 (8.86%) Mentoring
9 25 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.28%) Artificial Intelligence
11 22 (6.96%) BDD
12 21 (6.65%) Machine Learning
13 20 (6.33%) SDLC
13 20 (6.33%) Web Development
14 19 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.01%) Computer Science
14 19 (6.01%) Project Management
14 19 (6.01%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.39%) Python
2 82 (25.95%) Java
3 78 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 67 (21.20%) C#
5 65 (20.57%) SQL
6 29 (9.18%) Bash Shell
7 28 (8.86%) PowerShell
8 27 (8.54%) Go
9 26 (8.23%) C++
10 17 (5.38%) Java 8
11 16 (5.06%) PHP
11 16 (5.06%) TypeScript
12 12 (3.80%) Scala
13 10 (3.16%) Rust
14 9 (2.85%) Ruby
15 5 (1.58%) ES6
16 4 (1.27%) Groovy
16 4 (1.27%) Perl
17 2 (0.63%) C
17 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (15.19%) Degree
2 20 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.58%) MCSA
6 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.95%) PhD
9 2 (0.63%) CISSP
9 2 (0.63%) GPEN
9 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.63%) MCITP
9 2 (0.63%) MCP
9 2 (0.63%) MCSE
9 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.63%) SANS
9 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.16%) HIPAA
1 10 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (2.85%) QA
2 9 (2.85%) SLA
3 7 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) COBIT
4 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.63%) NIST
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (22.47%) Docker
2 14 (4.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.32%) HDFS
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (22.78%) Terraform
2 56 (17.72%) Kubernetes
3 38 (12.03%) Ansible
4 17 (5.38%) Puppet
5 12 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (3.16%) Rancher
6 10 (3.16%) Rundeck
7 6 (1.90%) Nagios
7 6 (1.90%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.58%) Istio
9 3 (0.95%) Consul
9 3 (0.95%) Kibana
9 3 (0.95%) logstash
10 2 (0.63%) QRadar
10 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.32%) Grafana
11 1 (0.32%) Graylog
11 1 (0.32%) Mesos
11 1 (0.32%) Salt
11 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.65%) VMware
3 15 (4.75%) Splunk
4 13 (4.11%) Google
5 10 (3.16%) Talend
6 9 (2.85%) Cisco
7 8 (2.53%) Oracle
7 8 (2.53%) Pega
7 8 (2.53%) WSO2
8 5 (1.58%) Dynatrace
8 5 (1.58%) Sophos
9 4 (1.27%) BroadSoft
9 4 (1.27%) Citrix
9 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.95%) IBM
11 2 (0.63%) Darktrace
11 2 (0.63%) HP
11 2 (0.63%) New Relic
11 2 (0.63%) Veeam