Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +31
Permanent jobs citing AWS 475 762 1,145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 13.10% 10.03% 9.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.20% 35.74% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 422 659 953
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £35,716 £33,400 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 1,277 2,132 2,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.23% 28.07% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1,665 2,178
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% -3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Cambridgeshire +15 193 £52,500 -4.55% 46
Hertfordshire -2 131 £57,500 -4.17% 15
Essex +26 88 £50,000 +9.67% 8
Bedfordshire +2 43 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Suffolk -1 14 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Norfolk -9 6 £52,500 +23.53% 1
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 273 (57.47%) Azure
2 153 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (30.95%) Python
4 123 (25.89%) DevOps
5 115 (24.21%) SQL
6 112 (23.58%) JavaScript
7 108 (22.74%) Java
8 102 (21.47%) Windows
9 100 (21.05%) Linux
10 94 (19.79%) C#
11 89 (18.74%) .NET
12 87 (18.32%) Microsoft
13 86 (18.11%) Degree
14 83 (17.47%) Git (software)
15 80 (16.84%) Web Services
16 76 (16.00%) Scrum
17 75 (15.79%) AngularJS
18 74 (15.58%) Docker
19 73 (15.37%) GCP
20 67 (14.11%) Office 365
21 58 (12.21%) SQL Server
22 56 (11.79%) TDD
22 56 (11.79%) Software Engineering
22 56 (11.79%) Infrastructure as Code
23 55 (11.58%) Windows Server
23 55 (11.58%) RESTful
24 54 (11.37%) Google
24 54 (11.37%) Serverless
25 53 (11.16%) Active Directory
26 52 (10.95%) Jenkins

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 35 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.95%) IIS
4 12 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.89%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.68%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (1.68%) Luigi
7 8 (1.68%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.26%) Confluence
10 4 (0.84%) nginx
11 3 (0.63%) Apache
12 2 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.21%) Documentum
13 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 273 (57.47%) Azure
2 73 (15.37%) GCP
3 67 (14.11%) Office 365
4 54 (11.37%) Serverless
5 34 (7.16%) AWS Lambda
6 26 (5.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (5.47%) Power Platform
7 25 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (4.00%) SaaS
9 16 (3.37%) IaaS
10 15 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (3.16%) OneDrive
10 15 (3.16%) PaaS
11 11 (2.32%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.68%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.68%) Logic Apps
13 8 (1.68%) Mimecast
14 7 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.89%) Firewall
2 45 (9.47%) DNS
3 32 (6.74%) DHCP
4 29 (6.11%) WAN
5 26 (5.47%) VPN
6 22 (4.63%) LAN
6 22 (4.63%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (3.37%) Network Security
8 15 (3.16%) Skype
8 15 (3.16%) TCP/IP
9 11 (2.32%) Internet
9 11 (2.32%) VoIP
10 10 (2.11%) RS-232
10 10 (2.11%) RS-485
10 10 (2.11%) SAN
11 7 (1.47%) HTTP
12 5 (1.05%) Wireless
13 4 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.63%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.26%) MySQL
3 33 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (5.68%) Amazon Redshift
5 26 (5.47%) Big Data
5 26 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 24 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.84%) Power BI
8 22 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (3.58%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (2.53%) Hadoop
12 11 (2.32%) Text Mining
13 10 (2.11%) Data Lake
14 8 (1.68%) Amazon Athena
14 8 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.68%) Azkaban
14 8 (1.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (17.47%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.95%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.11%) JIRA
4 21 (4.42%) Bitbucket
5 15 (3.16%) PHPUnit
6 14 (2.95%) Cypress.io
6 14 (2.95%) Maven
7 13 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (1.89%) CMake
9 7 (1.47%) Artifactory
10 6 (1.26%) GitLab
10 6 (1.26%) Selenium
11 5 (1.05%) Subversion
11 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.63%) git-flow
13 3 (0.63%) Gradle
13 3 (0.63%) Xcode
General
1 38 (8.00%) Finance
2 35 (7.37%) Retail
3 16 (3.37%) Advertising
4 13 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.53%) Law
6 11 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.89%) Legal
8 8 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.47%) Local Government
10 6 (1.26%) Police
11 5 (1.05%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.84%) Games
13 2 (0.42%) Back Office
13 2 (0.42%) Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 141 (29.68%) Developer
2 52 (10.95%) Architect
3 45 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (8.84%) Software Engineer
5 41 (8.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 40 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 36 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
8 29 (6.11%) Java Developer
9 25 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
10 24 (5.05%) PHP Developer
10 24 (5.05%) Software Developer
11 23 (4.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 23 (4.84%) Lead Developer
12 22 (4.63%) IT Engineer
13 19 (4.00%) .NET Developer
14 18 (3.79%) Administrator
14 18 (3.79%) Data Architect
14 18 (3.79%) Support Engineer
14 18 (3.79%) Technical Architect
15 17 (3.58%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (18.74%) .NET
2 80 (16.84%) Web Services
3 75 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 55 (11.58%) RESTful
5 47 (9.89%) CSS
5 47 (9.89%) Node.js
6 44 (9.26%) HTML
7 36 (7.58%) React
7 36 (7.58%) Spring
8 31 (6.53%) jQuery
8 31 (6.53%) REST
9 28 (5.89%) Spring Boot
9 28 (5.89%) Vue.js
10 25 (5.26%) ASP.NET
11 19 (4.00%) .NET Core
11 19 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (4.00%) HTML5
12 17 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (3.58%) CSS3
12 17 (3.58%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.95%) Public Cloud
2 32 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 27 (5.68%) Data Centre
4 25 (5.26%) Cloud Native
5 23 (4.84%) User Experience
6 18 (3.79%) Life Science
7 13 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.53%) Replication
9 10 (2.11%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.89%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.47%) Wiki
13 6 (1.26%) Shadow IT
14 4 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (21.47%) Windows
2 100 (21.05%) Linux
3 55 (11.58%) Windows Server
4 26 (5.47%) Android
5 25 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 21 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (4.21%) Windows Server 2019
8 18 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (3.58%) Apple iOS
10 16 (3.37%) Unix
11 9 (1.89%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.26%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.42%) Robot Operating System
14 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (25.89%) DevOps
3 76 (16.00%) Scrum
4 56 (11.79%) Infrastructure as Code
4 56 (11.79%) Software Engineering
4 56 (11.79%) TDD
5 50 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 48 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (9.47%) Computer Science
8 43 (9.05%) BDD
8 43 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
8 43 (9.05%) Project Management
9 42 (8.84%) Analytics
10 39 (8.21%) SDLC
11 38 (8.00%) Visualisation
12 36 (7.58%) MVC
13 32 (6.74%) Artificial Intelligence
13 32 (6.74%) Machine Learning
13 32 (6.74%) TOGAF
13 32 (6.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 147 (30.95%) Python
2 115 (24.21%) SQL
3 112 (23.58%) JavaScript
4 108 (22.74%) Java
5 94 (19.79%) C#
6 39 (8.21%) PHP
7 38 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 31 (6.53%) PowerShell
9 29 (6.11%) C++
10 28 (5.89%) Perl
11 26 (5.47%) TypeScript
12 20 (4.21%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.58%) Java 8
13 17 (3.58%) PHP 7
14 10 (2.11%) Go
14 10 (2.11%) R
14 10 (2.11%) Scala
15 9 (1.89%) C
16 6 (1.26%) Ruby
17 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (18.11%) Degree
2 38 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (4.42%) CISSP
4 18 (3.79%) TOGAF Certification
5 17 (3.58%) CCSP
6 12 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 10 (2.11%) Postgraduate
9 9 (1.89%) CSSLP
9 9 (1.89%) IISP
9 9 (1.89%) ISSAP
10 8 (1.68%) MCSA
11 6 (1.26%) AWS Certification
11 6 (1.26%) MCP
11 6 (1.26%) MCSE
12 5 (1.05%) GPEN
12 5 (1.05%) SANS
13 4 (0.84%) GCIA
13 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.84%) SLA
2 13 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.53%) QA
4 7 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.47%) NIST
5 5 (1.05%) COBIT
6 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 74 (15.58%) Docker
2 53 (11.16%) Active Directory
3 45 (9.47%) Hyper-V
3 45 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.32%) vSphere
5 8 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.84%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.63%) pfSense
7 3 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.42%) Firmware
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.21%) Snort
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.21%) Xen
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
9 1 (0.21%) zsh
Systems Management
1 37 (7.79%) Ansible
2 35 (7.37%) Kubernetes
2 35 (7.37%) Terraform
3 10 (2.11%) SCCM
4 7 (1.47%) Puppet
5 6 (1.26%) Grafana
5 6 (1.26%) Prometheus
6 5 (1.05%) Graylog
6 5 (1.05%) QRadar
7 4 (0.84%) Graphite
8 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.63%) Opsgenie
8 3 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.42%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.42%) WSUS
10 1 (0.21%) Kibana
10 1 (0.21%) logstash
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.37%) Google
3 51 (10.74%) VMware
4 22 (4.63%) Cisco
5 20 (4.21%) Oracle
6 19 (4.00%) Citrix
7 14 (2.95%) HP
8 10 (2.11%) IBM
8 10 (2.11%) SonicWALL
8 10 (2.11%) Splunk
8 10 (2.11%) Tableau
9 8 (1.68%) Sophos
9 8 (1.68%) Veeam
10 7 (1.47%) Autodesk
10 7 (1.47%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.26%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.26%) Dell
11 6 (1.26%) New Relic
11 6 (1.26%) Talend
12 5 (1.05%) LogRhythm