Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 22 49
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27 +21
Permanent jobs citing AWS 771 864 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.36% 8.43% 5.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.12% 35.18% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 608 646 576
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £84,125 £74,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 2,077 2,456 2,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.61% 23.97% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 1,840 1,699
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +1.03%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.16%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +5 300 £57,500 +6.98% 56
Cambridgeshire +17 255 £52,500 -4.55% 129
Bedfordshire -7 88 £70,000 +21.74% 10
Suffolk +39 67 £55,000 - 18
Norfolk +21 43 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Essex -14 17 £60,000 +50.00% 9
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 482 (62.52%) Azure
2 283 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (29.18%) DevOps
4 195 (25.29%) Python
5 182 (23.61%) Linux
6 180 (23.35%) Java
7 176 (22.83%) Windows
8 167 (21.66%) JavaScript
9 164 (21.27%) C#
10 156 (20.23%) Docker
11 155 (20.10%) Microsoft
12 153 (19.84%) SQL
12 153 (19.84%) .NET
13 149 (19.33%) GCP
14 146 (18.94%) Scrum
15 141 (18.29%) Git (software)
16 137 (17.77%) Kubernetes
17 125 (16.21%) E-Commerce
18 120 (15.56%) Web Services
19 119 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
20 113 (14.66%) Microservices
21 111 (14.40%) ITIL
21 111 (14.40%) VMware
22 109 (14.14%) Google
23 106 (13.75%) SQL Server
24 99 (12.84%) Office 365
25 97 (12.58%) TDD
25 97 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
26 93 (12.06%) Software Engineering
27 92 (11.93%) 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 41 (5.32%) OpenStack
2 32 (4.15%) Confluence
3 26 (3.37%) nginx
4 25 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.20%) Apache Spark
8 16 (2.08%) MS Exchange
9 12 (1.56%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.43%) ExpressionEngine
10 11 (1.43%) IIS
10 11 (1.43%) JBoss
10 11 (1.43%) WordPress
11 10 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.04%) Apache
13 8 (1.04%) Skype for Business
14 7 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.91%) CloudStack
15 5 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Gliffy
1 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (2.08%) Magento
2 14 (1.82%) SAP ERP
3 11 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.65%) Maximo
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.13%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.13%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 482 (62.52%) Azure
2 149 (19.33%) GCP
3 99 (12.84%) Office 365
4 79 (10.25%) SaaS
5 41 (5.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 40 (5.19%) PaaS
7 35 (4.54%) Serverless
8 33 (4.28%) IaaS
9 27 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (3.24%) Amazon ECS
11 21 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (2.72%) Amazon S3
12 18 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
13 14 (1.82%) OpenShift
14 12 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (1.43%) GitHub
15 11 (1.43%) OneDrive
16 10 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (1.30%) AWS IoT
17 9 (1.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 85 (11.02%) Firewall
2 36 (4.67%) DNS
2 36 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.37%) HTTP
3 26 (3.37%) VPN
4 24 (3.11%) DHCP
5 21 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (2.33%) LAN
7 17 (2.20%) WAN
8 16 (2.08%) Internet
9 11 (1.43%) Skype
10 10 (1.30%) OSPF
11 9 (1.17%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.17%) Unified Communications
11 9 (1.17%) VLAN
12 7 (0.91%) SSL
13 6 (0.78%) BGP
14 5 (0.65%) Converged Networks
14 5 (0.65%) MPLS
14 5 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.08%) Big Data
3 66 (8.56%) NoSQL
4 51 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (6.23%) MySQL
6 39 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (4.28%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (1.95%) Data Lake
10 15 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 14 (1.82%) OLTP
12 13 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.69%) OLAP
13 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.30%) QlikView
15 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.17%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 141 (18.29%) Git (software)
2 79 (10.25%) Jenkins
3 73 (9.47%) JIRA
4 39 (5.06%) Selenium
5 22 (2.85%) Cucumber
5 22 (2.85%) Gradle
5 22 (2.85%) JUnit
6 19 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 18 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (2.20%) Bitbucket
9 15 (1.95%) git-flow
9 15 (1.95%) JMeter
9 15 (1.95%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.82%) GitLab
10 14 (1.82%) TestNG
11 11 (1.43%) Babel
11 11 (1.43%) Subversion
11 11 (1.43%) webpack
12 10 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (8.04%) Finance
2 49 (6.36%) Retail
3 17 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (2.08%) Legal
5 15 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.82%) Banking
6 14 (1.82%) Games
6 14 (1.82%) Marketing
7 13 (1.69%) Public Sector
8 8 (1.04%) Advertising
8 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.39%) French Language
9 3 (0.39%) German Language
9 3 (0.39%) Swedish Language
10 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 210 (27.24%) Developer
2 141 (18.29%) Architect
3 81 (10.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 71 (9.21%) Software Developer
5 65 (8.43%) Software Engineer
6 57 (7.39%) Solutions Architect
7 54 (7.00%) .NET Developer
8 49 (6.36%) Analyst
9 46 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 45 (5.84%) C# Developer
11 40 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 38 (4.93%) AWS Engineer
13 37 (4.80%) Technical Architect
14 36 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
15 35 (4.54%) Cloud Engineer
15 35 (4.54%) Java Developer
16 30 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
17 28 (3.63%) Security Engineer
18 27 (3.50%) Administrator
18 27 (3.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (19.84%) .NET
2 120 (15.56%) Web Services
3 90 (11.67%) AngularJS
4 80 (10.38%) CSS
5 79 (10.25%) React
6 76 (9.86%) RESTful
7 69 (8.95%) HTML
8 56 (7.26%) Node.js
9 55 (7.13%) Kafka
10 48 (6.23%) .NET Core
10 48 (6.23%) REST
11 38 (4.93%) Spring
12 36 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (4.67%) Vue.js
13 34 (4.41%) Laravel
14 33 (4.28%) ASP.NET
15 32 (4.15%) .NET Framework
16 31 (4.02%) Spring Boot
17 28 (3.63%) Java EE
18 27 (3.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 82 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (6.10%) User Experience
4 34 (4.41%) Renewable Energy
5 26 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (2.85%) Replication
9 19 (2.46%) Data Centre
10 18 (2.33%) Public Cloud
11 16 (2.08%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.43%) Cloud Native
14 9 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (1.04%) Social Media
16 6 (0.78%) Virtual Team
17 5 (0.65%) Data Structures
17 5 (0.65%) e-Learning
17 5 (0.65%) Private Cloud
18 4 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 182 (23.61%) Linux
2 176 (22.83%) Windows
3 77 (9.99%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.98%) Unix
4 23 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.85%) Android
6 20 (2.59%) Ubuntu
6 20 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.69%) Mac OS
9 12 (1.56%) CentOS
9 12 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.17%) Debian
10 9 (1.17%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.52%) SUSE
11 4 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (29.18%) DevOps
3 146 (18.94%) Scrum
4 125 (16.21%) E-Commerce
5 119 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (14.66%) Microservices
7 111 (14.40%) ITIL
8 97 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
8 97 (12.58%) TDD
9 93 (12.06%) Software Engineering
10 92 (11.93%) Test Automation
11 90 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 79 (10.25%) MVC
13 78 (10.12%) OO
14 77 (9.99%) Computer Science
15 72 (9.34%) BDD
16 68 (8.82%) SDLC
17 61 (7.91%) Information Security
18 58 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 56 (7.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 195 (25.29%) Python
2 180 (23.35%) Java
3 167 (21.66%) JavaScript
4 164 (21.27%) C#
5 153 (19.84%) SQL
6 60 (7.78%) PowerShell
7 53 (6.87%) C
8 49 (6.36%) Bash Shell
9 34 (4.41%) PHP
9 34 (4.41%) TypeScript
10 29 (3.76%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.59%) ES6
12 19 (2.46%) Perl
13 17 (2.20%) Groovy
14 16 (2.08%) Ruby
15 14 (1.82%) Go
16 13 (1.69%) C++
17 10 (1.30%) Java 8
18 8 (1.04%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 90 (11.67%) Degree
2 57 (7.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (5.19%) CISSP
4 27 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (2.72%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.59%) AWS Certification
6 20 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (2.46%) CEH
8 18 (2.33%) Postgraduate
9 17 (2.20%) MCSE
10 12 (1.56%) CCNA
10 12 (1.56%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 11 (1.43%) CompTIA Security+
11 11 (1.43%) CSSLP
11 11 (1.43%) ISSAP
11 11 (1.43%) TOGAF Certification
12 10 (1.30%) CCSP
13 8 (1.04%) Linux+ Certification
13 8 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.97%) QA
2 40 (5.19%) SLA
3 17 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.17%) COBIT
5 8 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.04%) PMO
6 7 (0.91%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.52%) GDPR
9 3 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.26%) PSD2
11 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.13%) NIST
System Software
1 156 (20.23%) Docker
2 90 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 86 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (7.39%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.56%) Firmware
6 9 (1.17%) vSphere
7 6 (0.78%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.52%) XenApp
8 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.39%) KVM
9 3 (0.39%) vCloud
10 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 137 (17.77%) Kubernetes
2 62 (8.04%) Ansible
3 45 (5.84%) Puppet
4 42 (5.45%) Terraform
5 38 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.85%) SCCM
7 17 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
8 15 (1.95%) SCOM
9 13 (1.69%) Foglight
9 13 (1.69%) LiteSpeed
10 10 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
11 7 (0.91%) Packer
12 4 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.52%) vRealize
13 3 (0.39%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.39%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.39%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 155 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 111 (14.40%) VMware
3 109 (14.14%) Google
4 39 (5.06%) IBM
5 38 (4.93%) SAP
6 36 (4.67%) Oracle
7 28 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (3.11%) Cisco
9 22 (2.85%) Citrix
10 18 (2.33%) F5
11 17 (2.20%) Veeam
12 16 (2.08%) HP
13 15 (1.95%) Tableau
14 14 (1.82%) Palo Alto
14 14 (1.82%) Sitecore
15 12 (1.56%) Qualys
16 10 (1.30%) ForgeRock
16 10 (1.30%) Logi
16 10 (1.30%) Logi Analytics
16 10 (1.30%) Rackspace