Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 35 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 +37 +67
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 14,947 10,312 7,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.15% 6.14% 4.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.65% 36.28% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,253 8,551 6,728
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 37,697 28,427 23,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.07% 16.91% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30,881 23,603 19,565
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +12 8,115 £70,000 +7.69% 1,051
North of England +31 2,100 £50,000 +11.11% 380
South East +21 2,018 £55,000 +4.76% 301
North West +24 1,131 £50,000 +11.11% 195
East of England +27 1,104 £57,500 +9.52% 119
South West +13 803 £50,000 - 116
Yorkshire +41 781 £50,000 - 138
Midlands +42 771 £50,000 +11.11% 150
West Midlands +38 421 £55,000 +22.22% 85
East Midlands +47 342 £47,500 -5.00% 64
North East +17 189 £47,000 +38.24% 47
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 6,927 (46.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 6,541 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
3 5,957 (39.85%) DevOps
4 4,968 (33.24%) Linux
5 4,452 (29.79%) Java
6 4,273 (28.59%) Python
7 3,788 (25.34%) Docker
8 3,422 (22.89%) SQL
9 3,281 (21.95%) JavaScript
10 3,057 (20.45%) Web Services
11 2,816 (18.84%) Jenkins
12 2,778 (18.59%) Finance
13 2,774 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
14 2,697 (18.04%) Windows
15 2,610 (17.46%) Ansible
16 2,474 (16.55%) Microsoft
17 2,472 (16.54%) TDD
18 2,450 (16.39%) Microservices
19 2,431 (16.26%) Software Engineering
20 2,414 (16.15%) Puppet
21 2,410 (16.12%) Git (software)
22 2,335 (15.62%) .NET
23 2,301 (15.39%) C#
24 2,056 (13.76%) Google
25 2,029 (13.57%) Opscode Chef
26 1,967 (13.16%) SQL Server
27 1,946 (13.02%) Kubernetes
28 1,892 (12.66%) Scrum
29 1,872 (12.52%) HTML
30 1,830 (12.24%) AngularJS

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
1 818 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
2 743 (4.97%) Apache Spark
3 653 (4.37%) Apache
4 541 (3.62%) Tomcat
5 466 (3.12%) Confluence
6 418 (2.80%) OpenStack
7 324 (2.17%) IIS
8 303 (2.03%) CMS
9 300 (2.01%) SharePoint
10 252 (1.69%) nginx
11 250 (1.67%) JBoss
12 193 (1.29%) MS Exchange
13 188 (1.26%) Ethereum
14 181 (1.21%) WebSphere
15 177 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
16 145 (0.97%) WebLogic
17 131 (0.88%) Apache Solr
18 116 (0.78%) Drupal
19 114 (0.76%) Skype for Business
20 105 (0.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 135 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 23 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 19 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.040%) Stata
10 4 (0.027%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.013%) SPSS
12 1 (0.007%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.007%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.007%) HipChat
12 1 (0.007%) Snagit
12 1 (0.007%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.007%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 95 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 94 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 62 (0.41%) Magento
4 55 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 42 (0.28%) Eloqua
6 35 (0.23%) Ripple
7 34 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
7 34 (0.23%) Front Arena
7 34 (0.23%) thinkFolio
8 31 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
9 21 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 19 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
11 18 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
12 17 (0.11%) Documaker
13 16 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
14 15 (0.10%) Bloomberg AIM
14 15 (0.10%) Markit EDM
15 13 (0.087%) Concordance
15 13 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
15 13 (0.087%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 6,927 (46.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,678 (11.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,341 (8.97%) SaaS
4 1,050 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
5 912 (6.10%) Serverless
6 898 (6.01%) AWS CloudFormation
7 896 (5.99%) Amazon S3
8 895 (5.99%) IaaS
9 880 (5.89%) PaaS
10 775 (5.18%) GitHub
11 762 (5.10%) Office 365
12 635 (4.25%) AWS Lambda
12 635 (4.25%) Cloud Computing
13 397 (2.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 290 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 287 (1.92%) OpenShift
16 238 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
17 215 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
18 195 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
19 194 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 966 (6.46%) Firewall
2 821 (5.49%) DNS
3 571 (3.82%) TCP/IP
4 495 (3.31%) VPN
5 434 (2.90%) HTTP
6 427 (2.86%) WAN
7 387 (2.59%) Internet
8 365 (2.44%) LAN
9 364 (2.44%) SAN
10 335 (2.24%) DHCP
11 301 (2.01%) Network Security
12 168 (1.12%) Wireless
13 166 (1.11%) SSL
14 163 (1.09%) NAS
15 160 (1.07%) VLAN
16 141 (0.94%) MPLS
17 138 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
18 118 (0.79%) BGP
19 115 (0.77%) OSPF
20 114 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,967 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1,773 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 1,629 (10.90%) MySQL
4 1,406 (9.41%) Big Data
5 1,309 (8.76%) MongoDB
6 996 (6.66%) PostgreSQL
7 841 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 817 (5.47%) Hadoop
9 623 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
9 623 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 507 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 505 (3.38%) Redis
12 431 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 403 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
14 402 (2.69%) RDBMS
15 348 (2.33%) Blockchain
16 259 (1.73%) Apache Hive
17 203 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 196 (1.31%) HBase
19 155 (1.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2,816 (18.84%) Jenkins
2 2,410 (16.12%) Git (software)
3 1,051 (7.03%) JIRA
4 907 (6.07%) TeamCity
5 699 (4.68%) Selenium
6 658 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 611 (4.09%) Maven
8 566 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 437 (2.92%) Vagrant
10 414 (2.77%) Subversion
11 383 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 351 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 325 (2.17%) Visual Studio
14 321 (2.15%) JUnit
15 275 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
16 263 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
17 259 (1.73%) Gradle
18 247 (1.65%) Mocha
19 234 (1.57%) gulp
20 231 (1.55%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,778 (18.59%) Finance
2 879 (5.88%) Retail
3 746 (4.99%) Banking
4 564 (3.77%) Marketing
5 385 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 352 (2.35%) Games
7 298 (1.99%) Advertising
8 188 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 179 (1.20%) Front Office
10 176 (1.18%) Law
11 133 (0.89%) Electronics
12 131 (0.88%) Publishing
13 121 (0.81%) Legal
14 109 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 94 (0.63%) Investment Banking
16 79 (0.53%) Back Office
17 58 (0.39%) Automotive
18 44 (0.29%) German Language
19 42 (0.28%) Billing
20 36 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,425 (29.60%) Developer
2 2,366 (15.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,754 (11.73%) Architect
4 1,287 (8.61%) Java Developer
5 1,100 (7.36%) Senior Developer
6 1,050 (7.02%) AWS Engineer
7 919 (6.15%) Software Engineer
8 839 (5.61%) .NET Developer
9 774 (5.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 772 (5.16%) AWS DevOps
11 612 (4.09%) Cloud Architect
12 609 (4.07%) Consultant
12 609 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
13 573 (3.83%) C# Developer
14 560 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
15 559 (3.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 499 (3.34%) Software Developer
17 486 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 478 (3.20%) AWS Developer
19 461 (3.08%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,057 (20.45%) Web Services
2 2,335 (15.62%) .NET
3 1,872 (12.52%) HTML
4 1,830 (12.24%) AngularJS
5 1,729 (11.57%) CSS
6 1,621 (10.84%) Node.js
7 1,333 (8.92%) React
8 1,332 (8.91%) RESTful
9 1,198 (8.01%) REST
10 1,128 (7.55%) Spring
11 826 (5.53%) ASP.NET
12 825 (5.52%) HTML5
13 605 (4.05%) jQuery
14 601 (4.02%) Kafka
15 573 (3.83%) JSON
16 533 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 529 (3.54%) CSS3
18 508 (3.40%) .NET Framework
19 490 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
20 476 (3.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1,144 (7.65%) Computer Science
2 911 (6.09%) Data Centre
3 873 (5.84%) Public Cloud
4 855 (5.72%) Fintech
5 850 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
6 689 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
7 659 (4.41%) User Experience
8 469 (3.14%) Mobile App
9 466 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
10 381 (2.55%) Private Cloud
11 376 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
12 310 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
13 298 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
14 260 (1.74%) Algorithms
14 260 (1.74%) Management Information System
15 221 (1.48%) Cloud Native
16 171 (1.14%) Replication
17 165 (1.10%) Bitcoin
18 163 (1.09%) Clustering
19 150 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4,968 (33.24%) Linux
2 2,697 (18.04%) Windows
3 958 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 875 (5.85%) Unix
5 535 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 444 (2.97%) CentOS
7 349 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 314 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 306 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 300 (2.01%) Android
11 200 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 143 (0.96%) Windows 10
13 134 (0.90%) Debian
14 113 (0.76%) Windows 7
15 102 (0.68%) VMS
16 93 (0.62%) Solaris
17 77 (0.52%) Mac OS X
18 67 (0.45%) CoreOS
19 58 (0.39%) Mac OS
20 49 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,541 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 5,957 (39.85%) DevOps
3 2,774 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2,472 (16.54%) TDD
5 2,450 (16.39%) Microservices
6 2,431 (16.26%) Software Engineering
7 1,892 (12.66%) Scrum
8 1,541 (10.31%) Test Automation
9 1,490 (9.97%) Configuration Management
10 1,443 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
11 1,257 (8.41%) MVC
12 1,240 (8.30%) Open Source
13 1,206 (8.07%) Analytics
14 1,205 (8.06%) BDD
15 1,080 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
16 910 (6.09%) ITIL
17 869 (5.81%) E-Commerce
18 864 (5.78%) Machine Learning
19 862 (5.77%) Mentoring
20 815 (5.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4,452 (29.79%) Java
2 4,273 (28.59%) Python
3 3,422 (22.89%) SQL
4 3,281 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 2,301 (15.39%) C#
6 1,577 (10.55%) Ruby
7 1,399 (9.36%) Bash Shell
8 1,348 (9.02%) PowerShell
9 973 (6.51%) PHP
10 901 (6.03%) Scala
11 687 (4.60%) Java 8
12 663 (4.44%) Go
13 593 (3.97%) Perl
14 464 (3.10%) C++
15 398 (2.66%) Shell Script
16 377 (2.52%) ES6
17 328 (2.19%) T-SQL
18 284 (1.90%) TypeScript
19 280 (1.87%) R
20 241 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 1,574 (10.53%) Degree
2 606 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 406 (2.72%) AWS Certification
4 372 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 350 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 337 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
7 265 (1.77%) MCSE
8 185 (1.24%) CCNP
9 181 (1.21%) SC Cleared
10 175 (1.17%) CCNA
11 156 (1.04%) CISSP
12 150 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 147 (0.98%) Master's Degree
14 113 (0.76%) CCIE
15 108 (0.72%) CISM
16 103 (0.69%) PhD
17 94 (0.63%) MCSA
18 93 (0.62%) MCP
19 79 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
20 64 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 792 (5.30%) QA
2 617 (4.13%) GCP
3 208 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 181 (1.21%) SLA
5 175 (1.17%) GDPR
6 147 (0.98%) PCI DSS
7 83 (0.56%) Data Quality
8 46 (0.31%) PMO
9 39 (0.26%) COBIT
10 37 (0.25%) HIPAA
11 27 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 19 (0.13%) ISO 9001
13 13 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 11 (0.074%) Cyber Essentials
15 10 (0.067%) WAI
16 9 (0.060%) PSD2
17 8 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 8 (0.054%) MiFID
18 7 (0.047%) PA-DSS
19 6 (0.040%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3,788 (25.34%) Docker
2 1,221 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 1,124 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 510 (3.41%) Hyper-V
5 299 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
6 254 (1.70%) vSphere
7 176 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 150 (1.00%) HDFS
9 135 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
10 101 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 101 (0.68%) VMware NSX
10 101 (0.68%) Xen
11 94 (0.63%) XenApp
12 90 (0.60%) KVM
13 88 (0.59%) Apache Flume
14 71 (0.48%) XenDesktop
15 50 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
16 49 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 47 (0.31%) NFS
18 46 (0.31%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2,610 (17.46%) Ansible
2 2,414 (16.15%) Puppet
3 2,029 (13.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1,946 (13.02%) Kubernetes
5 1,778 (11.90%) Terraform
6 399 (2.67%) Nagios
7 304 (2.03%) Salt
8 268 (1.79%) SCCM
9 257 (1.72%) Packer
10 255 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
11 253 (1.69%) Kibana
12 172 (1.15%) ZABBIX
13 169 (1.13%) Grafana
14 164 (1.10%) Prometheus
15 125 (0.84%) logstash
16 124 (0.83%) Consul
17 121 (0.81%) Graphite
17 121 (0.81%) SCOM
18 109 (0.73%) vRealize
19 97 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2,474 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 2,056 (13.76%) Google
3 1,717 (11.49%) VMware
4 1,004 (6.72%) Oracle
5 825 (5.52%) Cisco
6 747 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 548 (3.67%) Splunk
8 496 (3.32%) Citrix
9 360 (2.41%) IBM
10 350 (2.34%) New Relic
11 314 (2.10%) HP
12 286 (1.91%) SAP
13 267 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
14 259 (1.73%) AppDynamics
15 240 (1.61%) Tableau
16 235 (1.57%) F5
17 217 (1.45%) Atlassian
17 217 (1.45%) NetApp
18 178 (1.19%) Dell
19 172 (1.15%) Juniper