Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 656 317 699
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 11.18% 13.18% 11.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.76% 34.05% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 326 255 537
10th Percentile £38,911 £32,500 £37,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,250 £81,450
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 1,943 931 1,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.11% 38.71% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 760 1,453
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £79,075 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 21 January 2022.

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 21 January 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
Cambridgeshire -8 246 £65,000 +13.04% 76
Hertfordshire -2 232 £62,500 +28.21% 63
Essex +2 94 £65,000 -10.34% 20
Bedfordshire +2 55 £42,500 -39.29% 7
Suffolk +1 36 £50,000 +63.93% 3
Norfolk -18 4 £70,000 +55.56% 6
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for AWS.

1 364 (55.49%) Azure
2 271 (41.31%) DevOps
3 270 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (36.59%) CI/CD
5 213 (32.47%) Python
6 208 (31.71%) SQL
7 198 (30.18%) C#
8 177 (26.98%) Degree
9 160 (24.39%) Serverless
10 159 (24.24%) Java
10 159 (24.24%) Social Skills
11 157 (23.93%) Software Engineering
12 155 (23.63%) Computer Science
13 132 (20.12%) JavaScript
14 131 (19.97%) Terraform
15 126 (19.21%) Linux
16 124 (18.90%) Git (software)
17 120 (18.29%) Risk Management
18 119 (18.14%) Docker
19 115 (17.53%) React
20 113 (17.23%) Kubernetes
20 113 (17.23%) Full Stack Development
21 112 (17.07%) GCP
22 110 (16.77%) Microservices
23 108 (16.46%) Windows
24 107 (16.31%) Microsoft
25 102 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
26 101 (15.40%) Jenkins
27 98 (14.94%) Scrum
28 86 (13.11%) Continuous Integration

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 53 (8.08%) Apache Spark
2 31 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (4.42%) Apache
4 22 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.44%) IIS
6 12 (1.83%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.07%) CMS
10 5 (0.76%) Confluence
10 5 (0.76%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
11 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.46%) Documentum
12 3 (0.46%) Headless CMS
12 3 (0.46%) nginx
12 3 (0.46%) WordPress
13 2 (0.30%) JBoss
13 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Magento
2 5 (0.76%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.46%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.30%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 364 (55.49%) Azure
2 160 (24.39%) Serverless
3 112 (17.07%) GCP
4 60 (9.15%) Microsoft 365
5 58 (8.84%) Amazon S3
6 57 (8.69%) SaaS
7 56 (8.54%) GitHub
8 55 (8.38%) Amazon EC2
9 53 (8.08%) Cloud Computing
10 45 (6.86%) AWS Lambda
11 43 (6.55%) OpenShift
12 39 (5.95%) Amazon EKS
13 38 (5.79%) PaaS
14 36 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
15 26 (3.96%) Power Platform
16 25 (3.81%) Amazon ECS
16 25 (3.81%) IaaS
17 23 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
18 21 (3.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 21 (3.20%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.73%) DNS
1 31 (4.73%) Firewall
2 20 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.05%) VPN
3 19 (2.90%) WAN
4 16 (2.44%) LAN
5 13 (1.98%) DHCP
6 10 (1.52%) Internet
7 7 (1.07%) ADSL
7 7 (1.07%) MPLS
7 7 (1.07%) SAN
8 6 (0.91%) AMQP
8 6 (0.91%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (0.91%) VLAN
9 5 (0.76%) HTTP
9 5 (0.76%) Skype
10 4 (0.61%) BGP
10 4 (0.61%) OSPF
10 4 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 64 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (9.15%) Big Data
4 43 (6.55%) MySQL
5 41 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 36 (5.49%) Amazon RDS
6 36 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (5.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 32 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 26 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
10 22 (3.35%) Hadoop
11 21 (3.20%) Redis
12 19 (2.90%) MongoDB
13 18 (2.74%) Data Lake
13 18 (2.74%) Power BI
13 18 (2.74%) Tableau
14 17 (2.59%) Amazon Athena
14 17 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 124 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 101 (15.40%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.57%) JIRA
4 22 (3.35%) Subversion
5 17 (2.59%) GitLab
6 16 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.83%) Selenium
8 9 (1.37%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.22%) CircleCI
10 6 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.91%) Zephyr
11 5 (0.76%) Gerrit
12 4 (0.61%) NUnit
12 4 (0.61%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.46%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.46%) Maven
13 3 (0.46%) MSTest
13 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 159 (24.24%) Social Skills
2 64 (9.76%) Finance
3 60 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (7.01%) Retail
5 37 (5.64%) Law
5 37 (5.64%) Marketing
6 31 (4.73%) Games
7 28 (4.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 28 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (3.20%) Automotive
8 21 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 21 (3.20%) Public Sector
9 18 (2.74%) Presentation Skills
10 16 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
11 12 (1.83%) Documentation Skills
11 12 (1.83%) Electronics
12 11 (1.68%) Publishing
13 7 (1.07%) Advertising
13 7 (1.07%) Banking
14 6 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (27.90%) Developer
2 73 (11.13%) Software Engineer
3 62 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 60 (9.15%) Architect
5 48 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
5 48 (7.32%) Data Engineer
5 48 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 47 (7.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 39 (5.95%) Analyst
8 38 (5.79%) Principal Engineer
9 31 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
9 31 (4.73%) Software Developer
10 28 (4.27%) .NET Developer
10 28 (4.27%) Lead Architect
11 24 (3.66%) C# Developer
12 23 (3.51%) Security Engineer
12 23 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.35%) AWS DevOps
13 22 (3.35%) AWS Engineer
14 21 (3.20%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (17.53%) React
2 83 (12.65%) .NET
3 69 (10.52%) Node.js
4 63 (9.60%) Kafka
5 57 (8.69%) AngularJS
6 50 (7.62%) REST
7 42 (6.40%) Web Services
8 41 (6.25%) JSON
9 39 (5.95%) Velocity
10 38 (5.79%) RESTful
10 38 (5.79%) Spring
11 36 (5.49%) Spring Boot
12 30 (4.57%) Vue.js
13 25 (3.81%) HTML
14 23 (3.51%) ASP.NET
14 23 (3.51%) CSS
15 22 (3.35%) OAuth
16 20 (3.05%) XML
17 18 (2.74%) .NET Framework
17 18 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.38%) Cloud Native
2 45 (6.86%) Life Science
3 40 (6.10%) User Experience
4 38 (5.79%) Algorithms
5 32 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (4.57%) Public Cloud
7 28 (4.27%) Data Structures
8 27 (4.12%) Management Information System
9 26 (3.96%) Mobile App
9 26 (3.96%) Virtual Team
10 21 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
10 21 (3.20%) Renewable Energy
11 19 (2.90%) Social Media
12 12 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (1.52%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.37%) FMCG
14 9 (1.37%) Private Cloud
15 8 (1.22%) Handset
15 8 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 126 (19.21%) Linux
2 108 (16.46%) Windows
3 43 (6.55%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.35%) Unix
4 22 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (1.98%) Android
8 11 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.46%) CentOS
12 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.30%) VMS
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (41.31%) DevOps
2 270 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (36.59%) CI/CD
4 157 (23.93%) Software Engineering
5 155 (23.63%) Computer Science
6 120 (18.29%) Risk Management
7 113 (17.23%) Full Stack Development
8 110 (16.77%) Microservices
9 102 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
10 98 (14.94%) Scrum
11 86 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
12 84 (12.80%) Analytics
13 83 (12.65%) Data Science
14 79 (12.04%) Mentoring
15 75 (11.43%) Test Automation
16 69 (10.52%) Machine Learning
17 68 (10.37%) Infrastructure as Code
18 67 (10.21%) Migration
18 67 (10.21%) TDD
19 64 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 213 (32.47%) Python
2 208 (31.71%) SQL
3 198 (30.18%) C#
4 159 (24.24%) Java
5 132 (20.12%) JavaScript
6 78 (11.89%) PowerShell
7 66 (10.06%) C++
8 44 (6.71%) C
9 34 (5.18%) TypeScript
10 29 (4.42%) Bash
11 17 (2.59%) Groovy
11 17 (2.59%) Perl
12 14 (2.13%) Ruby
13 13 (1.98%) Go
13 13 (1.98%) R
13 13 (1.98%) Scala
14 12 (1.83%) Java 8
14 12 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.52%) PHP
15 10 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (26.98%) Degree
2 76 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 64 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 30 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (3.81%) PhD
7 22 (3.35%) MCSA
8 16 (2.44%) MCSE
9 11 (1.68%) CISSP
10 10 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 9 (1.37%) AWS Certification
12 8 (1.22%) CCNA
12 8 (1.22%) CCNP
13 7 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.76%) CCENT
15 5 (0.76%) GCFE
15 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
15 5 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.60%) QA
2 18 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.44%) SLA
4 14 (2.13%) Accessibility
4 14 (2.13%) GxP
5 9 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.91%) GDPR
6 6 (0.91%) NIST
7 4 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.30%) IEC 62304
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.15%) DICOM
10 1 (0.15%) GRC
System Software
1 119 (18.14%) Docker
2 68 (10.37%) Active Directory
3 44 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.37%) LXC
5 9 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.61%) vSphere
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.15%) NFS
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 131 (19.97%) Terraform
2 113 (17.23%) Kubernetes
3 72 (10.98%) Ansible
4 31 (4.73%) Puppet
5 19 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (2.74%) SCCM
7 15 (2.29%) Kibana
8 12 (1.83%) Consul
9 10 (1.52%) Packer
10 9 (1.37%) Cisco IPCC
10 9 (1.37%) WSUS
11 6 (0.91%) Mesos
12 5 (0.76%) Kubeflow
13 4 (0.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 4 (0.61%) Grafana
13 4 (0.61%) Prometheus
14 3 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 107 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 69 (10.52%) Oracle
3 62 (9.45%) VMware
4 59 (8.99%) Google
5 30 (4.57%) MuleSoft
6 28 (4.27%) Citrix
7 25 (3.81%) Cisco
8 19 (2.90%) Facebook
9 16 (2.44%) SAP
10 14 (2.13%) Veeam
11 13 (1.98%) Databricks
11 13 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.98%) Zscaler
12 10 (1.52%) Adobe
12 10 (1.52%) Confluent
13 9 (1.37%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.37%) F5
13 9 (1.37%) Talend
14 8 (1.22%) Palo Alto
15 7 (1.07%) Dataiku