Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 18 22
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 +27
Permanent jobs citing AWS 293 754 950
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 15.59% 10.69% 8.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.17% 35.60% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 254 642 781
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,514 £34,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 748 2,118 2,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.81% 30.03% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 589 1,581 1,971
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +6.80%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +13 147 £57,500 +4.55% 45
Essex +48 63 £90,000 +71.43% 11
Hertfordshire +5 56 £56,250 -6.25% 36
Bedfordshire -7 14 £55,750 -7.08% 5
Norfolk +5 7 £52,500 +23.53% 6
Suffolk -5 6 £57,500 +15.00% 4
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 154 (52.56%) Azure
2 116 (39.59%) DevOps
3 114 (38.91%) Python
4 94 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (26.62%) Docker
6 76 (25.94%) Degree
7 74 (25.26%) Linux
8 72 (24.57%) JavaScript
9 65 (22.18%) Java
10 64 (21.84%) Software Engineering
11 59 (20.14%) SQL
12 55 (18.77%) Web Services
13 53 (18.09%) AngularJS
14 52 (17.75%) .NET
15 51 (17.41%) C#
15 51 (17.41%) Microsoft
16 47 (16.04%) Git (software)
17 46 (15.70%) Windows
18 44 (15.02%) Jenkins
19 42 (14.33%) Node.js
20 37 (12.63%) Infrastructure as Code
21 35 (11.95%) Terraform
21 35 (11.95%) Analytics
21 35 (11.95%) Ansible
21 35 (11.95%) GCP
22 34 (11.60%) HTML
22 34 (11.60%) React
22 34 (11.60%) NoSQL
23 33 (11.26%) Computer Science
23 33 (11.26%) SQL Server

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 15 (5.12%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.75%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (3.41%) Luigi
4 8 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.02%) Confluence
6 3 (1.02%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.34%) Apache
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 154 (52.56%) Azure
2 35 (11.95%) GCP
3 23 (7.85%) Serverless
4 19 (6.48%) AWS Lambda
5 18 (6.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (6.14%) SaaS
6 15 (5.12%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (4.78%) Power Platform
8 13 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (3.75%) IaaS
9 11 (3.75%) Office 365
10 10 (3.41%) Logic Apps
11 9 (3.07%) Amazon S3
11 9 (3.07%) PaaS
12 8 (2.73%) Mimecast
13 7 (2.39%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (2.39%) Slack
14 5 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (1.71%) OneDrive
15 4 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.12%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.78%) Firewall
3 12 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (3.75%) Network Security
4 11 (3.75%) WAN
5 10 (3.41%) LAN
6 9 (3.07%) Internet
6 9 (3.07%) IPv4
6 9 (3.07%) IPv6
7 8 (2.73%) VoIP
7 8 (2.73%) VPN
8 6 (2.05%) RS-232
8 6 (2.05%) RS-485
9 5 (1.71%) DNS
10 4 (1.37%) Skype
11 3 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.68%) HTTP
13 1 (0.34%) DHCP
13 1 (0.34%) MQTT
13 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.60%) NoSQL
2 33 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.90%) Big Data
4 26 (8.87%) Relational Database
5 25 (8.53%) Amazon Redshift
6 20 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (5.12%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (4.78%) Hadoop
11 11 (3.75%) MySQL
11 11 (3.75%) Power BI
12 10 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (3.41%) Azkaban
12 10 (3.41%) MongoDB
13 9 (3.07%) Data Lake
14 8 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (2.39%) Redis
16 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 44 (15.02%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.83%) JIRA
4 10 (3.41%) Selenium
5 9 (3.07%) CMake
6 7 (2.39%) Artifactory
6 7 (2.39%) GitLab
7 5 (1.71%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.37%) Maven
8 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.68%) git-flow
10 2 (0.68%) GNU Toolchain
10 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.68%) Pylint
10 2 (0.68%) Sourcetree
10 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket Server
11 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (4.44%) Finance
2 11 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.41%) Advertising
4 9 (3.07%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.73%) Local Government
5 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.05%) Law
6 6 (2.05%) Police
7 5 (1.71%) Legal
7 5 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.02%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (21.50%) Developer
2 38 (12.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (11.95%) Software Engineer
4 29 (9.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (7.51%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (6.83%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (6.48%) Administrator
8 18 (6.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.14%) Data Engineer
9 17 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (5.46%) Architect
11 15 (5.12%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (5.12%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (4.78%) Java Developer
13 13 (4.44%) Junior
13 13 (4.44%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.44%) Python Engineer
14 12 (4.10%) Junior Developer
14 12 (4.10%) Operations Engineer
14 12 (4.10%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.77%) Web Services
2 53 (18.09%) AngularJS
3 52 (17.75%) .NET
4 42 (14.33%) Node.js
5 34 (11.60%) HTML
5 34 (11.60%) React
6 31 (10.58%) CSS
7 24 (8.19%) Vue.js
8 20 (6.83%) RESTful
9 19 (6.48%) Spring
10 16 (5.46%) HTML5
10 16 (5.46%) Spring Boot
11 14 (4.78%) Laravel
12 13 (4.44%) .NET Core
13 12 (4.10%) CSS3
13 12 (4.10%) LESS
13 12 (4.10%) Sass
13 12 (4.10%) Vuetify.js
14 11 (3.75%) Spark Streaming
15 10 (3.41%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.56%) Public Cloud
2 27 (9.22%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.12%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.78%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.75%) Life Science
6 10 (3.41%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (2.39%) Wiki
9 6 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.71%) Social Media
11 4 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.02%) NHS
12 3 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.02%) User Experience
13 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.26%) Linux
2 46 (15.70%) Windows
3 23 (7.85%) Android
3 23 (7.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (2.39%) Unix
7 3 (1.02%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) Robot Operating System
8 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (39.59%) DevOps
2 94 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.84%) Software Engineering
4 37 (12.63%) Infrastructure as Code
5 35 (11.95%) Analytics
6 33 (11.26%) Computer Science
6 33 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (10.92%) SDLC
8 27 (9.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (8.87%) Project Management
10 25 (8.53%) Visualisation
11 24 (8.19%) Microservices
11 24 (8.19%) Scrum
12 23 (7.85%) Cybersecurity
12 23 (7.85%) Data Science
12 23 (7.85%) MVC
13 22 (7.51%) TDD
14 21 (7.17%) Artificial Intelligence
14 21 (7.17%) ITIL
14 21 (7.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 114 (38.91%) Python
2 72 (24.57%) JavaScript
3 65 (22.18%) Java
4 59 (20.14%) SQL
5 51 (17.41%) C#
6 29 (9.90%) Bash Shell
7 28 (9.56%) C++
8 26 (8.87%) Perl
9 23 (7.85%) PowerShell
10 22 (7.51%) PHP
11 21 (7.17%) TypeScript
12 13 (4.44%) T-SQL
13 12 (4.10%) Scala
14 7 (2.39%) Java 8
15 6 (2.05%) Go
16 4 (1.37%) Ruby
16 4 (1.37%) Rust
17 3 (1.02%) Apple Swift
17 3 (1.02%) VBScript
18 2 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (25.94%) Degree
2 26 (8.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.75%) CISSP
4 9 (3.07%) GPEN
4 9 (3.07%) Postgraduate
4 9 (3.07%) SANS
4 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.73%) AWS Certification
6 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.68%) MCSA
10 2 (0.68%) PMP
10 2 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.34%) CISA
11 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.12%) SLA
2 9 (3.07%) COBIT
2 9 (3.07%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.07%) NIST
3 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 78 (26.62%) Docker
2 18 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.14%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.73%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.02%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.34%) HDFS
6 1 (0.34%) Snort
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.34%) zsh
Systems Management
1 35 (11.95%) Ansible
1 35 (11.95%) Terraform
2 26 (8.87%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.07%) QRadar
4 8 (2.73%) Puppet
5 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.37%) Prometheus
6 3 (1.02%) Grafana
6 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.02%) Nagios
7 2 (0.68%) Graylog
7 2 (0.68%) Istio
7 2 (0.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.34%) Graphite
8 1 (0.34%) Mesos
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.34%) Packer
8 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.14%) VMware
3 14 (4.78%) Google
4 12 (4.10%) Splunk
5 9 (3.07%) Darktrace
5 9 (3.07%) IBM
5 9 (3.07%) LogRhythm
6 8 (2.73%) Oracle
6 8 (2.73%) Sophos
6 8 (2.73%) Talend
7 7 (2.39%) Autodesk
8 6 (2.05%) Cisco
8 6 (2.05%) Citrix
9 5 (1.71%) Tableau
10 4 (1.37%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.02%) Dell
11 3 (1.02%) Juniper
11 3 (1.02%) Liquidlogic
12 2 (0.68%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.68%) WSO2