Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 23 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21 +19
Permanent jobs citing AWS 692 807 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.29% 8.55% 6.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.67% 34.86% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 527 583 602
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +12.75%
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,550 £38,432
90th Percentile £82,050 £74,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 1,940 2,315 2,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.64% 24.53% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,392 1,749 1,718
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.28%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing AWS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 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
Hertfordshire +7 255 £57,500 +4.55% 53
Cambridgeshire +14 235 £55,000 - 117
Bedfordshire -2 82 £70,000 +20.69% 22
Suffolk +29 49 £55,000 -4.35% 12
Norfolk +20 47 £40,000 -17.95% 7
Essex -3 23 £42,500 -15.00% 20
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for AWS.

1 436 (63.01%) Azure
2 276 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (27.02%) DevOps
4 173 (25.00%) Scrum
5 169 (24.42%) Python
6 166 (23.99%) Java
7 155 (22.40%) JavaScript
8 144 (20.81%) C#
9 143 (20.66%) GCP
10 142 (20.52%) Microsoft
11 134 (19.36%) Linux
11 134 (19.36%) Git (software)
12 132 (19.08%) .NET
13 127 (18.35%) SQL
14 123 (17.77%) Windows
14 123 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
15 121 (17.49%) TDD
15 121 (17.49%) Continuous Delivery
16 120 (17.34%) Docker
17 116 (16.76%) Kubernetes
18 100 (14.45%) E-Commerce
19 99 (14.31%) Microservices
20 98 (14.16%) Web Services
21 97 (14.02%) Google
21 97 (14.02%) AngularJS
22 95 (13.73%) VMware
23 91 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
24 90 (13.01%) BDD
24 90 (13.01%) RESTful
25 88 (12.72%) Office 365

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 34 (4.91%) Confluence
2 27 (3.90%) OpenStack
3 21 (3.03%) nginx
4 20 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.17%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.59%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
6 11 (1.59%) WordPress
7 10 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.45%) IIS
7 10 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 10 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.87%) Apache
8 6 (0.87%) JBoss
9 5 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.43%) CMS
10 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.29%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Gliffy
1 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.88%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.73%) Magento
3 6 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.43%) Maximo
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.14%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 436 (63.01%) Azure
2 143 (20.66%) GCP
3 88 (12.72%) Office 365
4 53 (7.66%) Serverless
5 51 (7.37%) SaaS
6 38 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 35 (5.06%) Amazon ECS
8 26 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (3.18%) Amazon S3
10 22 (3.18%) PaaS
11 21 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
12 18 (2.60%) OpenShift
13 16 (2.31%) IaaS
14 14 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (1.45%) GitHub
16 10 (1.45%) Power Platform
17 9 (1.30%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (9.83%) Firewall
2 24 (3.47%) DNS
3 22 (3.18%) VPN
4 20 (2.89%) LAN
5 19 (2.75%) WAN
6 17 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (2.31%) HTTP
8 14 (2.02%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.73%) OSPF
9 12 (1.73%) Skype
9 12 (1.73%) VLAN
10 11 (1.59%) Internet
11 10 (1.45%) DHCP
12 9 (1.30%) Unified Communications
13 8 (1.16%) BGP
13 8 (1.16%) SSL
14 7 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (0.87%) SAN
15 6 (0.87%) VoIP
16 5 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.67%) NoSQL
3 56 (8.09%) Big Data
4 53 (7.66%) MySQL
5 37 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 30 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.75%) QlikView
9 16 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (2.02%) OLTP
12 13 (1.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.88%) OLAP
13 12 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (1.73%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.59%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.59%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
15 10 (1.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 134 (19.36%) Git (software)
2 70 (10.12%) Jenkins
3 57 (8.24%) JIRA
4 32 (4.62%) TeamCity
5 30 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (3.61%) Selenium
7 16 (2.31%) GitLab
8 13 (1.88%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.73%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.59%) Babel
10 11 (1.59%) CircleCI
10 11 (1.59%) webpack
11 10 (1.45%) Gradle
11 10 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.30%) JUnit
13 8 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.16%) Postman
14 7 (1.01%) Charles Proxy
14 7 (1.01%) REST Assured
14 7 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 76 (10.98%) Finance
2 28 (4.05%) Banking
2 28 (4.05%) Legal
2 28 (4.05%) Retail
3 14 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.59%) Advertising
6 10 (1.45%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.16%) Games
8 7 (1.01%) Marketing
9 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.43%) French Language
10 3 (0.43%) German Language
10 3 (0.43%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.29%) Automotive
11 2 (0.29%) Law
11 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 213 (30.78%) Developer
2 115 (16.62%) Architect
3 67 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 61 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 60 (8.67%) Software Engineer
6 55 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 42 (6.07%) Solutions Architect
8 38 (5.49%) Analyst
9 37 (5.35%) .NET Developer
10 35 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
12 30 (4.34%) Java Developer
13 29 (4.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 28 (4.05%) Lead Developer
15 27 (3.90%) C# Developer
15 27 (3.90%) Technical Architect
16 26 (3.76%) AWS Engineer
16 26 (3.76%) Consultant
17 25 (3.61%) Administrator
17 25 (3.61%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (19.08%) .NET
2 98 (14.16%) Web Services
3 97 (14.02%) AngularJS
4 90 (13.01%) RESTful
5 77 (11.13%) CSS
6 59 (8.53%) HTML
6 59 (8.53%) React
7 49 (7.08%) Node.js
8 44 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (6.07%) REST
10 41 (5.92%) Vue.js
11 40 (5.78%) .NET Core
12 39 (5.64%) Spring
13 36 (5.20%) Kafka
13 36 (5.20%) Laravel
14 31 (4.48%) .NET Framework
14 31 (4.48%) Angular 2
15 28 (4.05%) Spring Boot
16 25 (3.61%) ASP.NET
17 24 (3.47%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.21%) User Experience
3 31 (4.48%) Public Cloud
4 26 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.61%) Data Centre
6 23 (3.32%) Renewable Energy
6 23 (3.32%) Replication
7 22 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (2.75%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.88%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.73%) Cloud Native
12 10 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.30%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.16%) Social Media
15 7 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
16 5 (0.72%) Clustering
16 5 (0.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 5 (0.72%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.36%) Linux
2 123 (17.77%) Windows
3 62 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.75%) Unix
6 16 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.02%) Mac OS
8 12 (1.73%) Android
9 10 (1.45%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.58%) Debian
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (27.02%) DevOps
3 173 (25.00%) Scrum
4 123 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
5 121 (17.49%) Continuous Delivery
5 121 (17.49%) TDD
6 100 (14.45%) E-Commerce
7 99 (14.31%) Microservices
8 91 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
9 90 (13.01%) BDD
10 81 (11.71%) ITIL
10 81 (11.71%) MVC
11 80 (11.56%) Test Automation
12 79 (11.42%) Software Engineering
13 69 (9.97%) Computer Science
14 66 (9.54%) Technical Leadership
15 62 (8.96%) Mentoring
16 54 (7.80%) OO
17 51 (7.37%) SDLC
18 50 (7.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 169 (24.42%) Python
2 166 (23.99%) Java
3 155 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 144 (20.81%) C#
5 127 (18.35%) SQL
6 47 (6.79%) C
7 42 (6.07%) PHP
7 42 (6.07%) TypeScript
8 29 (4.19%) PowerShell
9 26 (3.76%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.89%) ES6
11 13 (1.88%) Go
12 12 (1.73%) Ruby
13 9 (1.30%) C++
13 9 (1.30%) F#
13 9 (1.30%) Perl
14 8 (1.16%) Scala
15 7 (1.01%) Groovy
15 7 (1.01%) PHP 7
16 6 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 83 (11.99%) Degree
2 49 (7.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.32%) Postgraduate
5 18 (2.60%) CISSP
6 17 (2.46%) AWS Certification
7 16 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (2.31%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.88%) MCSE
9 10 (1.45%) GCIH
10 9 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.16%) CISM
12 5 (0.72%) CEH
12 5 (0.72%) CSPO
12 5 (0.72%) GCFA
12 5 (0.72%) GCIA
13 4 (0.58%) CISA
13 4 (0.58%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.20%) QA
1 36 (5.20%) SLA
2 21 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.30%) PMO
5 7 (1.01%) GDPR
5 7 (1.01%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.43%) CDISC
7 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.43%) HL7
7 3 (0.43%) NIST
8 2 (0.29%) PSD2
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 120 (17.34%) Docker
2 71 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (9.97%) Active Directory
4 50 (7.23%) Hyper-V
5 22 (3.18%) Firmware
6 5 (0.72%) Snort
7 4 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.58%) vSphere
7 4 (0.58%) XenApp
7 4 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.43%) vCloud
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.29%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 116 (16.76%) Kubernetes
2 41 (5.92%) Ansible
3 32 (4.62%) Terraform
4 24 (3.47%) Puppet
5 16 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.02%) SCCM
6 14 (2.02%) Single Sign-On
7 13 (1.88%) Foglight
7 13 (1.88%) LiteSpeed
8 9 (1.30%) SCOM
9 7 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.72%) EnCase
10 5 (0.72%) FTK
10 5 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.58%) Opsgenie
12 3 (0.43%) Istio
12 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.43%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 142 (20.52%) Microsoft
2 97 (14.02%) Google
3 95 (13.73%) VMware
4 43 (6.21%) IBM
4 43 (6.21%) Oracle
5 23 (3.32%) SAP
6 21 (3.03%) Citrix
7 20 (2.89%) Tableau
8 19 (2.75%) Cisco
9 16 (2.31%) F5
10 14 (2.02%) FIS
10 14 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.02%) WorldPay
11 13 (1.88%) HP
11 13 (1.88%) Palo Alto
12 12 (1.73%) Talend
13 11 (1.59%) Veeam
14 10 (1.45%) Sitecore
15 9 (1.30%) Forcepoint
16 8 (1.16%) CheckPoint