Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 24 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 +19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 15,179 14,145 9,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.39% 8.77% 5.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.73% 37.12% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12,140 11,634 7,595
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,207 38,104 26,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.67% 23.63% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31,036 31,301 22,238
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
London +8 8,330 £72,500 +7.41% 543
South East +15 2,125 £55,000 - 113
North of England +9 1,909 £55,000 +10.00% 180
North West +9 1,102 £57,500 +15.00% 101
Midlands +20 1,099 £51,625 +3.25% 95
South West +12 913 £50,000 +4.17% 53
West Midlands +43 760 £52,500 - 60
East of England -2 744 £55,000 -4.35% 70
Yorkshire +11 700 £52,500 - 61
East Midlands +2 336 £47,500 -5.00% 35
North East -3 107 £50,000 +6.95% 18
South Coast - 2 £90,000 -
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 7,520 (49.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6,501 (42.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5,939 (39.13%) DevOps
4 4,880 (32.15%) Python
5 4,368 (28.78%) Java
6 4,330 (28.53%) Linux
7 4,223 (27.82%) Docker
8 3,205 (21.11%) JavaScript
9 3,180 (20.95%) SQL
10 2,912 (19.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2,865 (18.87%) Kubernetes
12 2,659 (17.52%) Finance
13 2,658 (17.51%) Ansible
14 2,642 (17.41%) Web Services
15 2,580 (17.00%) Microservices
16 2,572 (16.94%) C#
17 2,551 (16.81%) Software Engineering
18 2,519 (16.60%) Windows
19 2,473 (16.29%) Microsoft
20 2,414 (15.90%) Jenkins
21 2,389 (15.74%) .NET
22 2,245 (14.79%) Git (software)
23 2,226 (14.66%) Terraform
24 2,149 (14.16%) Google
25 2,093 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
26 2,047 (13.49%) Puppet
27 1,793 (11.81%) Scrum
28 1,756 (11.57%) Node.js
29 1,709 (11.26%) AngularJS
30 1,706 (11.24%) TDD

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 897 (5.91%) Apache Spark
2 669 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 580 (3.82%) Apache
4 464 (3.06%) Confluence
5 316 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 314 (2.07%) IIS
7 293 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 231 (1.52%) Apache Pig
9 227 (1.50%) OpenStack
10 223 (1.47%) nginx
11 181 (1.19%) CMS
12 165 (1.09%) MS Exchange
13 136 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
14 125 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 125 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 117 (0.77%) Skype for Business
16 114 (0.75%) JBoss
16 114 (0.75%) WebLogic
17 96 (0.63%) SAS
18 87 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 192 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 137 (0.90%) Chatbot
3 71 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 54 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
5 45 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.079%) HipChat
8 11 (0.072%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.053%) Adobe XD
10 7 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.033%) Sketch
13 4 (0.026%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (0.026%) EngageOne
14 3 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.020%) Maya
14 3 (0.020%) MODO
14 3 (0.020%) NUKE
14 3 (0.020%) SPSS
15 2 (0.013%) InVision
Business Applications
1 91 (0.60%) Magento
2 81 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 75 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 31 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
5 27 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
6 26 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
7 23 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 20 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 15 (0.099%) SAP S/4HANA
10 12 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
11 10 (0.066%) SAP GRC
12 8 (0.053%) Fredhopper
13 7 (0.046%) Exstream
13 7 (0.046%) NetSuite
13 7 (0.046%) SAP Business One
14 5 (0.033%) Eagle PACE
14 5 (0.033%) Front Arena
14 5 (0.033%) Markit EDM
14 5 (0.033%) thinkFolio
15 4 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7,520 (49.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,912 (19.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,306 (8.60%) Serverless
4 1,295 (8.53%) SaaS
5 1,018 (6.71%) Amazon EC2
6 998 (6.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 991 (6.53%) Amazon S3
8 941 (6.20%) AWS Lambda
9 902 (5.94%) Office 365
10 871 (5.74%) PaaS
11 811 (5.34%) IaaS
12 699 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
13 695 (4.58%) GitHub
14 425 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 417 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
16 353 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 348 (2.29%) OpenShift
18 261 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
19 227 (1.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 220 (1.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 970 (6.39%) Firewall
2 506 (3.33%) DNS
3 461 (3.04%) TCP/IP
4 431 (2.84%) WAN
5 408 (2.69%) VPN
6 375 (2.47%) LAN
7 350 (2.31%) Internet
8 315 (2.08%) HTTP
9 260 (1.71%) Network Security
10 235 (1.55%) DHCP
11 225 (1.48%) SAN
12 165 (1.09%) Skype
13 153 (1.01%) MPLS
14 146 (0.96%) VoIP
15 143 (0.94%) VLAN
16 118 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
17 116 (0.76%) Wireless
18 99 (0.65%) BGP
19 94 (0.62%) SSL
20 83 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,705 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 1,397 (9.20%) NoSQL
3 1,352 (8.91%) Big Data
4 1,323 (8.72%) MySQL
5 954 (6.28%) MongoDB
6 896 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
7 892 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 723 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
9 656 (4.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 652 (4.30%) Relational Database
11 633 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
12 527 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 521 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
14 440 (2.90%) Redis
15 334 (2.20%) Apache Hive
16 313 (2.06%) HBase
17 265 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 239 (1.57%) RDBMS
19 204 (1.34%) Power BI
20 197 (1.30%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2,414 (15.90%) Jenkins
2 2,245 (14.79%) Git (software)
3 1,007 (6.63%) JIRA
4 579 (3.81%) TeamCity
5 520 (3.43%) Maven
6 508 (3.35%) Selenium
7 475 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 425 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 385 (2.54%) GitLab
10 355 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 321 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 283 (1.86%) Bitbucket
12 283 (1.86%) Visual Studio
13 257 (1.69%) Subversion
14 245 (1.61%) Gradle
15 228 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
16 201 (1.32%) JUnit
17 188 (1.24%) Travis CI
18 175 (1.15%) Vagrant
19 172 (1.13%) gulp
General
1 2,659 (17.52%) Finance
2 887 (5.84%) Retail
3 689 (4.54%) Banking
4 520 (3.43%) Marketing
5 359 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 350 (2.31%) Law
7 263 (1.73%) Games
8 216 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 196 (1.29%) Front Office
10 157 (1.03%) Advertising
11 155 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 131 (0.86%) Legal
13 130 (0.86%) Publishing
14 126 (0.83%) Electronics
15 102 (0.67%) Automotive
16 67 (0.44%) Investment Banking
17 44 (0.29%) Back Office
17 44 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 43 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 37 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3,891 (25.63%) Developer
2 2,362 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,937 (12.76%) Architect
4 1,262 (8.31%) AWS Engineer
5 1,042 (6.86%) Software Engineer
6 979 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 955 (6.29%) Senior Developer
8 891 (5.87%) Java Developer
9 766 (5.05%) AWS DevOps
10 720 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
11 696 (4.59%) .NET Developer
12 643 (4.24%) Cloud Architect
13 621 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 619 (4.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 618 (4.07%) Consultant
16 564 (3.72%) C# Developer
17 536 (3.53%) Senior DevOps
18 523 (3.45%) Data Engineer
19 495 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
20 450 (2.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,642 (17.41%) Web Services
2 2,389 (15.74%) .NET
3 1,756 (11.57%) Node.js
4 1,709 (11.26%) AngularJS
5 1,700 (11.20%) HTML
6 1,508 (9.93%) React
7 1,507 (9.93%) CSS
8 1,121 (7.39%) RESTful
9 1,070 (7.05%) Spring
10 955 (6.29%) REST
11 861 (5.67%) ASP.NET
12 850 (5.60%) Kafka
13 650 (4.28%) .NET Core
13 650 (4.28%) HTML5
14 589 (3.88%) Spring Boot
15 495 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 486 (3.20%) JSON
17 476 (3.14%) jQuery
18 468 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 447 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1,020 (6.72%) Fintech
2 998 (6.57%) Public Cloud
3 815 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 761 (5.01%) Data Centre
5 687 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
6 655 (4.32%) User Experience
7 466 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 457 (3.01%) Cloud Native
9 429 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
10 386 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
11 343 (2.26%) Algorithms
12 333 (2.19%) Mobile App
13 287 (1.89%) Management Information System
14 277 (1.82%) Data Structures
15 263 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
16 257 (1.69%) Private Cloud
17 219 (1.44%) Hedge funds
18 164 (1.08%) Virtual Team
19 149 (0.98%) Replication
20 138 (0.91%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4,330 (28.53%) Linux
2 2,519 (16.60%) Windows
3 941 (6.20%) Windows Server
4 851 (5.61%) Unix
5 361 (2.38%) CentOS
6 336 (2.21%) Ubuntu
7 323 (2.13%) Android
8 311 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 310 (2.04%) Apple iOS
10 298 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 235 (1.55%) Windows 10
12 215 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 124 (0.82%) Windows 7
14 108 (0.71%) Debian
15 87 (0.57%) Mac OS
16 69 (0.45%) Windows 8
17 55 (0.36%) CoreOS
18 45 (0.30%) Mac OS X
19 43 (0.28%) DC/OS
19 43 (0.28%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,501 (42.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5,939 (39.13%) DevOps
3 2,580 (17.00%) Microservices
4 2,551 (16.81%) Software Engineering
5 2,093 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 1,793 (11.81%) Scrum
7 1,706 (11.24%) TDD
8 1,459 (9.61%) Test Automation
9 1,318 (8.68%) Mentoring
10 1,297 (8.54%) Analytics
11 1,273 (8.39%) Configuration Management
12 1,217 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
13 1,120 (7.38%) Open Source
14 1,111 (7.32%) Computer Science
15 1,099 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 1,077 (7.10%) Migration
17 1,061 (6.99%) MVC
18 1,059 (6.98%) Machine Learning
19 1,022 (6.73%) Infrastructure as Code
20 893 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4,880 (32.15%) Python
2 4,368 (28.78%) Java
3 3,205 (21.11%) JavaScript
4 3,180 (20.95%) SQL
5 2,572 (16.94%) C#
6 1,378 (9.08%) Bash Shell
7 1,192 (7.85%) PowerShell
8 1,180 (7.77%) Ruby
9 947 (6.24%) PHP
10 932 (6.14%) Scala
11 666 (4.39%) Go
12 610 (4.02%) C++
13 549 (3.62%) Perl
14 495 (3.26%) TypeScript
15 435 (2.87%) Java 8
16 386 (2.54%) Shell Script
17 331 (2.18%) T-SQL
18 291 (1.92%) ES6
19 279 (1.84%) C
20 191 (1.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1,528 (10.07%) Degree
2 518 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 440 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 386 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
5 357 (2.35%) AWS Certification
6 311 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 264 (1.74%) CISSP
7 264 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 188 (1.24%) CCNP
9 185 (1.22%) MCSE
10 168 (1.11%) CCNA
11 141 (0.93%) MCSA
12 119 (0.78%) Master's Degree
13 93 (0.61%) CISM
13 93 (0.61%) PhD
14 79 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
15 76 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 74 (0.49%) CEH
16 74 (0.49%) DV Cleared
17 72 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 723 (4.76%) QA
2 269 (1.77%) GDPR
3 225 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 151 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 120 (0.79%) SLA
6 94 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 45 (0.30%) COBIT
8 31 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 31 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 30 (0.20%) WAI
10 20 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 18 (0.12%) HIPAA
12 17 (0.11%) PMO
12 17 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 11 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 10 (0.066%) ISAE 3402
15 10 (0.066%) ISO 22301
16 9 (0.059%) MiFID
17 7 (0.046%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 4,223 (27.82%) Docker
2 1,066 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 1,000 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 594 (3.91%) Hyper-V
5 226 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 182 (1.20%) vSphere
7 144 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 121 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 108 (0.71%) Apache Flume
10 77 (0.51%) VirtualBox
11 72 (0.47%) XenApp
12 63 (0.42%) HDFS
13 55 (0.36%) Varnish
14 46 (0.30%) VMware NSX
15 45 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
16 44 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
16 44 (0.29%) XenDesktop
17 41 (0.27%) Firmware
17 41 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
18 36 (0.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 2,865 (18.87%) Kubernetes
2 2,658 (17.51%) Ansible
3 2,226 (14.66%) Terraform
4 2,047 (13.49%) Puppet
5 1,533 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
6 315 (2.08%) Salt
7 304 (2.00%) SCCM
8 276 (1.82%) Packer
9 263 (1.73%) Prometheus
10 250 (1.65%) Nagios
11 206 (1.36%) Grafana
12 192 (1.26%) Docker Swarm
13 177 (1.17%) Kibana
14 176 (1.16%) Oozie
15 174 (1.15%) Consul
16 118 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
17 115 (0.76%) Mesos
18 108 (0.71%) ZABBIX
19 103 (0.68%) SCOM
20 94 (0.62%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2,473 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 2,149 (14.16%) Google
3 1,479 (9.74%) VMware
4 910 (6.00%) Oracle
5 682 (4.49%) Cisco
6 424 (2.79%) Red Hat
7 359 (2.37%) IBM
8 327 (2.15%) Splunk
9 319 (2.10%) Cloudera
9 319 (2.10%) Tableau
10 302 (1.99%) Citrix
11 284 (1.87%) SAP
12 216 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
13 191 (1.26%) New Relic
14 181 (1.19%) Atlassian
15 177 (1.17%) HP
16 138 (0.91%) CheckPoint
16 138 (0.91%) Informatica
17 135 (0.89%) Dell
18 126 (0.83%) Adobe