Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing AWS 460 428 753
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.74% 13.33% 10.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.17% 37.74% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 312 329 613
10th Percentile £36,825 £33,450 £32,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 1,476 1,134 2,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.25% 35.33% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,088 890 1,708
10th Percentile £27,175 £29,000 £27,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -6 235 £65,000 +23.81% 63
Hertfordshire -9 114 £60,000 +4.35% 75
Bedfordshire -5 44 £57,500 -4.17% 9
Essex -13 38 £63,750 +20.85% 16
Norfolk +5 15 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Suffolk +1 12 £27,000 -46.00% 7
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 205 (44.57%) Azure
2 162 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (34.78%) Python
4 128 (27.83%) SQL
5 102 (22.17%) JavaScript
5 102 (22.17%) DevOps
6 98 (21.30%) Java
7 95 (20.65%) GCP
8 94 (20.43%) Social Skills
9 91 (19.78%) Docker
10 85 (18.48%) Kubernetes
10 85 (18.48%) React
10 85 (18.48%) Software Engineering
11 82 (17.83%) Web Services
12 75 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
13 74 (16.09%) Git (software)
14 72 (15.65%) Linux
15 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
15 70 (15.22%) Microservices
16 68 (14.78%) Node.js
17 67 (14.57%) E-Commerce
18 65 (14.13%) Degree
18 65 (14.13%) Analytics
19 62 (13.48%) Machine Learning
19 62 (13.48%) Computer Science
19 62 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
20 59 (12.83%) TDD
21 58 (12.61%) Big Data
22 56 (12.17%) REST
22 56 (12.17%) Test Automation

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 31 (6.74%) Apache Spark
2 24 (5.22%) IIS
3 19 (4.13%) Confluence
4 18 (3.91%) Apache Airflow
5 16 (3.48%) Apache
6 12 (2.61%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.52%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.52%) MS Exchange
10 6 (1.30%) nginx
11 3 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.65%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.43%) CMS
12 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.43%) WordPress
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Sketch
2 1 (0.22%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Infor M3
1 7 (1.52%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.65%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 205 (44.57%) Azure
2 95 (20.65%) GCP
3 49 (10.65%) Serverless
4 43 (9.35%) Microsoft 365
5 34 (7.39%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (5.22%) SaaS
7 23 (5.00%) Power Platform
8 21 (4.57%) IaaS
9 20 (4.35%) PaaS
9 20 (4.35%) Snowflake
10 18 (3.91%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 16 (3.48%) Azure Data Factory
12 16 (3.48%) Azure Service Bus
13 14 (3.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 12 (2.61%) Azure Functions
14 12 (2.61%) Azure Stack
14 12 (2.61%) Azure Storage
15 11 (2.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (2.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.30%) Firewall
2 28 (6.09%) DNS
3 23 (5.00%) LAN
4 22 (4.78%) WAN
5 16 (3.48%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.04%) DHCP
6 14 (3.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (2.39%) Internet
8 9 (1.96%) ADSL
9 8 (1.74%) HTTP
9 8 (1.74%) NAS
9 8 (1.74%) VLAN
9 8 (1.74%) VPN
9 8 (1.74%) Wireless
10 7 (1.52%) MPLS
10 7 (1.52%) Network Security
11 5 (1.09%) SSL
12 4 (0.87%) 802.11
12 4 (0.87%) SAN
12 4 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.61%) Big Data
2 45 (9.78%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (9.57%) MySQL
4 42 (9.13%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (8.04%) NoSQL
6 36 (7.83%) Amazon Redshift
7 31 (6.74%) Relational Database
8 28 (6.09%) SQL Server
9 22 (4.78%) Tableau
10 18 (3.91%) Apache Hive
11 15 (3.26%) Hadoop
12 14 (3.04%) Data Lake
13 13 (2.83%) Looker
13 13 (2.83%) Power BI
14 12 (2.61%) Redis
15 11 (2.39%) BigQuery
16 10 (2.17%) Amazon Aurora
16 10 (2.17%) Data Mining
17 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 74 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.61%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.61%) JIRA
3 28 (6.09%) GitLab
4 27 (5.87%) Selenium
5 12 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 12 (2.61%) WebDriver
6 10 (2.17%) Postman
7 8 (1.74%) Mocha
8 7 (1.52%) Maven
8 7 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.30%) JMeter
9 6 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.09%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.09%) Spock
10 5 (1.09%) Subversion
11 4 (0.87%) Cypress.io
11 4 (0.87%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.87%) Zephyr
General
1 94 (20.43%) Social Skills
2 47 (10.22%) Finance
3 37 (8.04%) Retail
4 36 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (6.09%) Manufacturing
6 21 (4.57%) Law
7 20 (4.35%) Marketing
8 19 (4.13%) Games
9 18 (3.91%) Public Sector
10 15 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (2.61%) Electronics
12 9 (1.96%) Automotive
13 7 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
14 5 (1.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 5 (1.09%) Legal
14 5 (1.09%) Police
14 5 (1.09%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.87%) Billing
15 4 (0.87%) Local Government
16 3 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (26.52%) Developer
2 51 (11.09%) Architect
3 42 (9.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 35 (7.61%) Full Stack Developer
5 28 (6.09%) Python Engineer
5 28 (6.09%) Software Developer
6 27 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 27 (5.87%) Java Engineer
7 26 (5.65%) Data Engineer
8 23 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 22 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (4.13%) Data Architect
10 19 (4.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 17 (3.70%) Support Engineer
12 16 (3.48%) Analyst
12 16 (3.48%) Java Developer
13 15 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
14 13 (2.83%) Senior Developer
15 12 (2.61%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (18.48%) React
2 82 (17.83%) Web Services
3 68 (14.78%) Node.js
4 56 (12.17%) REST
5 45 (9.78%) .NET
6 35 (7.61%) RESTful
7 33 (7.17%) CSS
8 29 (6.30%) Spring
9 28 (6.09%) Kafka
10 26 (5.65%) HTML
11 21 (4.57%) SOAP
11 21 (4.57%) Velocity
12 20 (4.35%) Next.js
13 18 (3.91%) Middleware
14 16 (3.48%) Redux
14 16 (3.48%) Spring Boot
14 16 (3.48%) Vue.js
15 15 (3.26%) AngularJS
15 15 (3.26%) GraphQL
16 14 (3.04%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.96%) Life Science
2 30 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 25 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
4 24 (5.22%) Algorithms
5 23 (5.00%) Robotics
6 12 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.39%) iPad
8 9 (1.96%) Social Media
9 8 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.74%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.52%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.52%) Clustering
10 7 (1.52%) FMCG
10 7 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.52%) Media Streaming
11 5 (1.09%) PKI
11 5 (1.09%) User Experience
12 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.65%) Linux
2 49 (10.65%) Windows
3 32 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 29 (6.30%) Unix
5 22 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (4.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (2.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (2.39%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.74%) CentOS
10 7 (1.52%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.30%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.09%) Android
12 5 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.22%) Debian
15 1 (0.22%) VMS
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (22.17%) DevOps
3 85 (18.48%) Software Engineering
4 75 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
5 70 (15.22%) Microservices
6 67 (14.57%) E-Commerce
7 65 (14.13%) Analytics
8 62 (13.48%) Computer Science
8 62 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (13.48%) Machine Learning
9 59 (12.83%) TDD
10 56 (12.17%) Test Automation
11 53 (11.52%) Scrum
12 45 (9.78%) Data Science
12 45 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 43 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (8.70%) ETL
15 37 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (8.04%) Front End Development
16 33 (7.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 160 (34.78%) Python
2 128 (27.83%) SQL
3 102 (22.17%) JavaScript
4 98 (21.30%) Java
5 54 (11.74%) C#
6 37 (8.04%) PowerShell
7 23 (5.00%) Java 8
7 23 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 22 (4.78%) Bash Shell
9 18 (3.91%) PHP
10 14 (3.04%) R
11 11 (2.39%) C
11 11 (2.39%) Go
11 11 (2.39%) Groovy
12 9 (1.96%) C++
12 9 (1.96%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.52%) Java 11
14 6 (1.30%) Perl
15 5 (1.09%) Ruby
16 4 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (14.13%) Degree
2 40 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.13%) CISSP
4 17 (3.70%) CISA
4 17 (3.70%) CISM
5 14 (3.04%) CCSA
5 14 (3.04%) CEH
5 14 (3.04%) IISP
5 14 (3.04%) OSCP
5 14 (3.04%) PhD
5 14 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.39%) ISTQB
7 11 (2.39%) MCSA
7 11 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.17%) MCSE
9 9 (1.96%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.52%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.09%) CCNA
11 5 (1.09%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.30%) QA
2 10 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.96%) GxP
4 7 (1.52%) GDPR
5 5 (1.09%) Accessibility
5 5 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.87%) NIST
7 3 (0.65%) GRC
7 3 (0.65%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.65%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (19.78%) Docker
2 37 (8.04%) Active Directory
3 31 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.35%) vSphere
5 15 (3.26%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.74%) NFS
6 8 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.87%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.43%) XenApp
11 1 (0.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 85 (18.48%) Kubernetes
2 32 (6.96%) Terraform
3 31 (6.74%) Ansible
4 14 (3.04%) QRadar
5 13 (2.83%) Puppet
6 10 (2.17%) SCCM
7 9 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.74%) Grafana
8 8 (1.74%) HAProxy
8 8 (1.74%) Kibana
8 8 (1.74%) Salt
9 7 (1.52%) Prometheus
10 6 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (1.09%) Mesos
11 5 (1.09%) Nagios
11 5 (1.09%) SCOM
11 5 (1.09%) WSUS
12 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.87%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 52 (11.30%) VMware
3 45 (9.78%) Google
4 32 (6.96%) Oracle
5 19 (4.13%) Cisco
5 19 (4.13%) Citrix
6 16 (3.48%) Talend
7 15 (3.26%) Veeam
8 14 (3.04%) AlienVault
9 12 (2.61%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.39%) SAP
11 10 (2.17%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.17%) Splunk
12 9 (1.96%) Facebook
12 9 (1.96%) IBM
12 9 (1.96%) Instagram
13 8 (1.74%) Elastic Path
13 8 (1.74%) MuleSoft
13 8 (1.74%) Sage
13 8 (1.74%) Salesforce.com