Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 14 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing AWS 357 642 750
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 10.47% 11.77% 8.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.26% 35.99% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 266 497 564
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £49,063 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 1,142 1,784 2,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.48% 32.71% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,336 1,711
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 11 April 2021.

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 11 April 2021. 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 +3 198 £60,000 +9.09% 58
Hertfordshire -13 75 £57,500 - 51
Essex -3 43 £70,000 +55.56% 10
Bedfordshire -3 29 £70,000 +3.70% 9
Suffolk +9 15 £30,500 -41.90% 6
Norfolk -8 3 £45,000 +12.50% 4
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, 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.

1 138 (38.66%) Python
2 135 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (35.29%) Azure
4 120 (33.61%) DevOps
5 105 (29.41%) Java
6 86 (24.09%) Linux
7 82 (22.97%) JavaScript
8 79 (22.13%) SQL
9 74 (20.73%) GCP
10 71 (19.89%) Git (software)
11 70 (19.61%) Microservices
12 67 (18.77%) Docker
13 64 (17.93%) Kubernetes
13 64 (17.93%) REST
14 63 (17.65%) Terraform
15 60 (16.81%) Test Automation
16 56 (15.69%) Jenkins
17 53 (14.85%) Software Engineering
18 52 (14.57%) TDD
18 52 (14.57%) Scrum
19 50 (14.01%) C#
19 50 (14.01%) Web Services
20 49 (13.73%) Degree
21 48 (13.45%) JIRA
22 47 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
23 44 (12.32%) Artificial Intelligence
24 43 (12.04%) Microsoft
25 41 (11.48%) Node.js
26 40 (11.20%) Cloud Computing
26 40 (11.20%) Windows

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 23 (6.44%) Confluence
2 21 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (4.48%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.36%) IIS
5 10 (2.80%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (2.24%) Luigi
7 7 (1.96%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.68%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.12%) Apache
11 3 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.84%) nginx
11 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.56%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.28%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Sketch
2 1 (0.28%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.68%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.84%) Magento
3 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 126 (35.29%) Azure
2 74 (20.73%) GCP
3 40 (11.20%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (10.64%) Serverless
5 24 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (6.44%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (6.44%) Microsoft 365
6 23 (6.44%) Power Platform
6 23 (6.44%) SaaS
7 19 (5.32%) Amazon S3
8 15 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (3.64%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (3.36%) Amazon EKS
10 12 (3.36%) Logic Apps
11 11 (3.08%) IaaS
12 10 (2.80%) OpenShift
13 8 (2.24%) GitHub
14 7 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (1.68%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.92%) Firewall
3 11 (3.08%) IPv4
3 11 (3.08%) IPv6
4 10 (2.80%) HTTP
5 8 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (1.96%) Internet
7 6 (1.68%) VoIP
8 5 (1.40%) DNS
9 4 (1.12%) VPN
10 3 (0.84%) DHCP
10 3 (0.84%) RFID
10 3 (0.84%) Wireless
11 2 (0.56%) 802.11
11 2 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.56%) MQTT
11 2 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.56%) SAN
11 2 (0.56%) SSL
12 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 30 (8.40%) Big Data
4 29 (8.12%) Relational Database
5 28 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (7.84%) MySQL
6 27 (7.56%) SQL Server
7 17 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 17 (4.76%) Power BI
8 16 (4.48%) Tableau
9 15 (4.20%) Data Mining
9 15 (4.20%) Redis
10 13 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 13 (3.64%) Snowflake Schema
11 10 (2.80%) GIS
11 10 (2.80%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 71 (19.89%) Git (software)
2 56 (15.69%) Jenkins
3 48 (13.45%) JIRA
4 24 (6.72%) GitLab
4 24 (6.72%) TeamCity
5 21 (5.88%) Selenium
6 16 (4.48%) Cucumber
7 13 (3.64%) Subversion
8 10 (2.80%) GoCD
9 9 (2.52%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.24%) Maven
11 6 (1.68%) Spock
11 6 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.40%) Hudson
12 5 (1.40%) Postman
12 5 (1.40%) Pylint
12 5 (1.40%) Sourcetree
13 4 (1.12%) Bitbucket Server
13 4 (1.12%) JMeter
14 3 (0.84%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (6.72%) Public Sector
2 20 (5.60%) Law
3 19 (5.32%) Finance
4 16 (4.48%) Marketing
5 15 (4.20%) Retail
6 12 (3.36%) Games
6 12 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.80%) Electronics
8 8 (2.24%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.68%) Automotive
10 5 (1.40%) Local Government
10 5 (1.40%) Police
11 4 (1.12%) Advertising
11 4 (1.12%) Dutch Language
11 4 (1.12%) French Language
11 4 (1.12%) German Language
11 4 (1.12%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.56%) Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (22.97%) Developer
2 57 (15.97%) Cloud Engineer
3 44 (12.32%) Architect
4 37 (10.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 28 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 24 (6.72%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (5.88%) Python Engineer
8 21 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 20 (5.60%) Network Engineer
10 17 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
10 17 (4.76%) Data Engineer
11 15 (4.20%) Data Architect
12 14 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (3.92%) Senior DevOps
12 14 (3.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.92%) Test Engineer
13 13 (3.64%) AWS Architect
13 13 (3.64%) Graduate
13 13 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (17.93%) REST
2 50 (14.01%) Web Services
3 41 (11.48%) Node.js
4 34 (9.52%) Spring
5 33 (9.24%) .NET
6 30 (8.40%) CSS
6 30 (8.40%) React
7 28 (7.84%) HTML
8 26 (7.28%) RESTful
9 25 (7.00%) SOAP
10 22 (6.16%) Kafka
11 21 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (5.32%) AngularJS
13 18 (5.04%) Spring Boot
14 16 (4.48%) .NET Core
15 15 (4.20%) Elastic Stack
15 15 (4.20%) Vue.js
16 14 (3.92%) GraphQL
17 12 (3.36%) MSMQ
18 11 (3.08%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.32%) Public Cloud
2 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (3.92%) Life Science
5 12 (3.36%) User Experience
6 11 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.52%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.24%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.96%) Robotics
10 6 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.40%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.40%) FMCG
11 5 (1.40%) iPad
11 5 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.84%) Replication
13 3 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
14 2 (0.56%) Clustering
14 2 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 86 (24.09%) Linux
2 40 (11.20%) Windows
3 25 (7.00%) Unix
4 18 (5.04%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.08%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.80%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.24%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.40%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.12%) Android
9 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.84%) Debian
10 3 (0.84%) VMS
10 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.56%) CentOS
11 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (33.61%) DevOps
3 70 (19.61%) Microservices
4 60 (16.81%) Test Automation
5 53 (14.85%) Software Engineering
6 52 (14.57%) Scrum
6 52 (14.57%) TDD
7 47 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (12.32%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (10.64%) BDD
11 35 (9.80%) Analytics
11 35 (9.80%) Computer Science
12 34 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (8.96%) Machine Learning
14 28 (7.84%) E-Commerce
15 27 (7.56%) Mentoring
15 27 (7.56%) Visualisation
16 26 (7.28%) Data Science
16 26 (7.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 138 (38.66%) Python
2 105 (29.41%) Java
3 82 (22.97%) JavaScript
4 79 (22.13%) SQL
5 50 (14.01%) C#
6 32 (8.96%) Bash Shell
7 26 (7.28%) Go
8 25 (7.00%) C++
9 24 (6.72%) PowerShell
10 18 (5.04%) Java 8
11 14 (3.92%) Scala
12 13 (3.64%) Groovy
12 13 (3.64%) PHP
13 9 (2.52%) TypeScript
14 8 (2.24%) ES6
15 7 (1.96%) C
15 7 (1.96%) Ruby
16 6 (1.68%) Rust
17 5 (1.40%) R
18 4 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (13.73%) Degree
2 21 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.52%) CISSP
5 8 (2.24%) CISA
5 8 (2.24%) CISM
6 7 (1.96%) CCSA
6 7 (1.96%) CEH
6 7 (1.96%) IISP
6 7 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.96%) OSCP
7 6 (1.68%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.68%) MCSA
7 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.40%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.40%) PhD
9 4 (1.12%) AWS Certification
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.92%) QA
2 10 (2.80%) HIPAA
2 10 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.12%) GDPR
4 3 (0.84%) SLA
5 2 (0.56%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.56%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.56%) NIST
5 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) GRC
6 1 (0.28%) SOC 2
System Software
1 67 (18.77%) Docker
2 19 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.20%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.08%) vSphere
5 4 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.28%) Postfix
7 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (17.93%) Kubernetes
2 63 (17.65%) Terraform
3 39 (10.92%) Ansible
4 13 (3.64%) Puppet
5 10 (2.80%) Rancher
5 10 (2.80%) Rundeck
6 9 (2.52%) Kibana
6 9 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.96%) QRadar
8 6 (1.68%) Nagios
9 5 (1.40%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.40%) SCCM
9 5 (1.40%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.84%) Consul
10 3 (0.84%) Istio
10 3 (0.84%) logstash
10 3 (0.84%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.56%) Grafana
11 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 43 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.28%) VMware
3 24 (6.72%) Oracle
4 23 (6.44%) Google
5 19 (5.32%) Splunk
6 17 (4.76%) Cisco
7 12 (3.36%) Citrix
8 9 (2.52%) IBM
9 8 (2.24%) Talend
10 7 (1.96%) AlienVault
10 7 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.68%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.68%) BroadSoft
11 6 (1.68%) Dell
11 6 (1.68%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.68%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.68%) Pega
11 6 (1.68%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.68%) WSO2