Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 56 106
Rank change year-on-year +30 +50 +79
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 11,857 7,944 5,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.31% 4.75% 2.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.67% 34.99% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10,039 6,832 4,817
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +5.77%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 32,333 22,704 19,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.95% 13.58% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27,080 19,158 16,731
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +13 6,466 £67,500 +3.85% 1,113
South East +27 1,838 £55,000 +1.85% 284
North of England +51 1,342 £47,500 - 298
North West +28 826 £49,500 +4.21% 189
South West +47 774 £50,000 -4.76% 119
East of England +19 715 £57,500 +12.75% 163
Midlands +39 705 £50,000 -4.76% 155
Yorkshire +103 425 £47,500 -13.64% 94
West Midlands +16 356 £50,750 -7.73% 73
East Midlands +54 349 £50,000 +5.26% 81
North East +27 93 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 5,031 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4,859 (40.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4,343 (36.63%) DevOps
4 4,031 (34.00%) Linux
5 3,778 (31.86%) Java
6 3,444 (29.05%) Python
7 2,662 (22.45%) JavaScript
8 2,634 (22.21%) Docker
9 2,505 (21.13%) Web Services
10 2,501 (21.09%) SQL
11 2,246 (18.94%) Puppet
12 2,193 (18.50%) Jenkins
13 2,128 (17.95%) Ansible
14 2,094 (17.66%) TDD
15 1,990 (16.78%) Windows
16 1,981 (16.71%) Finance
17 1,980 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
18 1,914 (16.14%) Microsoft
19 1,896 (15.99%) .NET
20 1,872 (15.79%) C#
21 1,827 (15.41%) Microservices
22 1,812 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
23 1,803 (15.21%) Software Engineering
24 1,785 (15.05%) Git (software)
25 1,578 (13.31%) HTML
26 1,555 (13.11%) SQL Server
27 1,521 (12.83%) Scrum
28 1,499 (12.64%) MySQL
29 1,496 (12.62%) Google
30 1,480 (12.48%) Ruby

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
1 755 (6.37%) Elasticsearch
2 681 (5.74%) Apache
3 653 (5.51%) Apache Spark
4 499 (4.21%) OpenStack
5 487 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 347 (2.93%) IIS
6 347 (2.93%) nginx
7 323 (2.72%) Confluence
8 184 (1.55%) CMS
9 183 (1.54%) JBoss
10 173 (1.46%) SharePoint
11 164 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
12 158 (1.33%) WebSphere
13 139 (1.17%) MS Exchange
14 133 (1.12%) Apache Solr
15 95 (0.80%) Skype for Business
16 94 (0.79%) SAS
17 76 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 76 (0.64%) WordPress
18 71 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 89 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 79 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.17%) SPSS
5 10 (0.084%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.042%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.042%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.017%) Stata
8 1 (0.008%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.008%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.008%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.008%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.008%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.008%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.008%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.008%) HipChat
8 1 (0.008%) Maya
8 1 (0.008%) NUKE
8 1 (0.008%) Weka
Business Applications
1 54 (0.46%) Magento
2 51 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
3 38 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 33 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 31 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 28 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
7 15 (0.13%) Eloqua
8 10 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.076%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.076%) Ripple
10 8 (0.067%) Ripple XRP
11 7 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 7 (0.059%) Shopify
11 7 (0.059%) Workday HCM
12 6 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.051%) Odoo
12 6 (0.051%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (0.034%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4,859 (40.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,066 (8.99%) SaaS
3 1,027 (8.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 806 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
5 676 (5.70%) IaaS
6 660 (5.57%) PaaS
7 604 (5.09%) Office 365
8 602 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 556 (4.69%) Amazon S3
10 504 (4.25%) Cloud Computing
11 484 (4.08%) GitHub
12 481 (4.06%) Serverless
13 341 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
14 232 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 219 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 184 (1.55%) OpenShift
17 183 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
17 183 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 160 (1.35%) Route 53
19 152 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 725 (6.11%) Firewall
2 486 (4.10%) DNS
3 445 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 430 (3.63%) VPN
5 357 (3.01%) WAN
6 316 (2.67%) Internet
7 296 (2.50%) HTTP
8 276 (2.33%) DHCP
8 276 (2.33%) LAN
9 270 (2.28%) SAN
10 187 (1.58%) Network Security
11 166 (1.40%) SSL
12 111 (0.94%) VoIP
13 100 (0.84%) VLAN
14 95 (0.80%) IPsec
15 94 (0.79%) Skype
16 88 (0.74%) MPLS
17 85 (0.72%) NAS
18 81 (0.68%) Wireless
19 77 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,555 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 1,499 (12.64%) MySQL
3 1,430 (12.06%) NoSQL
4 1,191 (10.04%) Big Data
5 1,143 (9.64%) MongoDB
6 720 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
7 680 (5.74%) Hadoop
8 554 (4.67%) Relational Database
9 543 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 474 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
11 455 (3.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 434 (3.66%) Redis
13 326 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
14 298 (2.51%) Amazon Redshift
15 236 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 204 (1.72%) RDBMS
17 185 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 174 (1.47%) Apache Hive
19 169 (1.43%) HBase
20 112 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2,193 (18.50%) Jenkins
2 1,785 (15.05%) Git (software)
3 802 (6.76%) JIRA
4 663 (5.59%) TeamCity
5 562 (4.74%) Maven
6 521 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 411 (3.47%) Selenium
8 346 (2.92%) Cucumber
9 326 (2.75%) JUnit
10 316 (2.67%) Subversion
11 273 (2.30%) Visual Studio
12 272 (2.29%) Vagrant
13 268 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
14 229 (1.93%) Gradle
15 227 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 224 (1.89%) Bitbucket
17 156 (1.32%) gulp
18 149 (1.26%) Hudson
19 138 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
20 131 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 1,981 (16.71%) Finance
2 694 (5.85%) Retail
3 595 (5.02%) Banking
4 535 (4.51%) Marketing
5 378 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 351 (2.96%) Games
7 240 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 224 (1.89%) Advertising
9 219 (1.85%) Electronics
10 154 (1.30%) Publishing
11 127 (1.07%) Law
11 127 (1.07%) Legal
12 115 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 54 (0.46%) Billing
14 50 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 49 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 45 (0.38%) Automotive
17 44 (0.37%) Back Office
18 39 (0.33%) Front Office
19 20 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,620 (30.53%) Developer
2 1,953 (16.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,205 (10.16%) Architect
4 1,133 (9.56%) Java Developer
5 950 (8.01%) Senior Developer
6 864 (7.29%) AWS Engineer
7 663 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
8 642 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
9 623 (5.25%) .NET Developer
10 620 (5.23%) Software Engineer
11 560 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
12 513 (4.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 471 (3.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 457 (3.85%) C# Developer
14 457 (3.85%) Consultant
15 434 (3.66%) Cloud Architect
16 412 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
17 392 (3.31%) Administrator
18 370 (3.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 360 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,505 (21.13%) Web Services
2 1,896 (15.99%) .NET
3 1,578 (13.31%) HTML
4 1,416 (11.94%) Node.js
5 1,375 (11.60%) CSS
6 1,363 (11.50%) AngularJS
7 1,024 (8.64%) REST
8 1,019 (8.59%) RESTful
9 965 (8.14%) Spring
10 946 (7.98%) React
11 754 (6.36%) ASP.NET
12 734 (6.19%) HTML5
13 573 (4.83%) jQuery
14 535 (4.51%) JSON
15 424 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 409 (3.45%) CSS3
17 403 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 402 (3.39%) Kafka
19 392 (3.31%) XML
20 386 (3.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,010 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 735 (6.20%) Data Centre
3 692 (5.84%) Fintech
4 680 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
5 677 (5.71%) Public Cloud
6 613 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 514 (4.33%) User Experience
8 344 (2.90%) Mobile App
9 330 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
10 324 (2.73%) Algorithms
11 277 (2.34%) Private Cloud
12 228 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 207 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
14 169 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
15 152 (1.28%) Data Structures
16 146 (1.23%) Clustering
17 125 (1.05%) Replication
18 120 (1.01%) Cloud Native
19 71 (0.60%) iPad
20 69 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4,031 (34.00%) Linux
2 1,990 (16.78%) Windows
3 806 (6.80%) Unix
4 747 (6.30%) Windows Server
5 417 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 409 (3.45%) CentOS
7 328 (2.77%) Apple iOS
8 323 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 313 (2.64%) Android
10 301 (2.54%) Ubuntu
11 207 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 118 (1.00%) Debian
13 97 (0.82%) Windows 10
14 92 (0.78%) Mac OS X
15 86 (0.73%) CoreOS
15 86 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 63 (0.53%) Solaris
17 38 (0.32%) Mac OS
17 38 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
18 32 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,031 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4,343 (36.63%) DevOps
3 2,094 (17.66%) TDD
4 1,980 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1,827 (15.41%) Microservices
6 1,803 (15.21%) Software Engineering
7 1,521 (12.83%) Scrum
8 1,216 (10.26%) Configuration Management
9 1,137 (9.59%) BDD
10 1,082 (9.13%) MVC
11 1,059 (8.93%) Test Automation
12 1,041 (8.78%) E-Commerce
13 1,040 (8.77%) Open Source
14 903 (7.62%) Analytics
15 804 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
16 765 (6.45%) ITIL
17 753 (6.35%) Migration
18 748 (6.31%) Mentoring
19 729 (6.15%) Machine Learning
20 672 (5.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3,778 (31.86%) Java
2 3,444 (29.05%) Python
3 2,662 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 2,501 (21.09%) SQL
5 1,872 (15.79%) C#
6 1,480 (12.48%) Ruby
7 1,127 (9.50%) Bash Shell
8 939 (7.92%) PHP
9 926 (7.81%) PowerShell
10 732 (6.17%) Scala
11 639 (5.39%) Perl
12 488 (4.12%) Go
13 483 (4.07%) C++
14 374 (3.15%) Shell Script
15 245 (2.07%) R
16 223 (1.88%) T-SQL
17 222 (1.87%) ES6
18 220 (1.86%) Groovy
19 202 (1.70%) C
20 158 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1,319 (11.12%) Degree
2 493 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 238 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 221 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
5 199 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 185 (1.56%) AWS Certification
7 139 (1.17%) MCSE
8 128 (1.08%) PhD
9 114 (0.96%) CCNP
10 113 (0.95%) CCNA
11 110 (0.93%) SC Cleared
12 107 (0.90%) CISSP
13 71 (0.60%) CISM
13 71 (0.60%) Master's Degree
14 69 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 66 (0.56%) MCSA
16 59 (0.50%) CCIE
17 56 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
18 50 (0.42%) PMI Certification
19 37 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 622 (5.25%) QA
2 251 (2.12%) GCP
3 156 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 122 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 101 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 89 (0.75%) GDPR
7 72 (0.61%) SLA
8 45 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 22 (0.19%) COBIT
10 21 (0.18%) PMO
11 15 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 13 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 13 (0.11%) WAI
13 10 (0.084%) Actionable Recommendations
14 6 (0.051%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.042%) SEPA
16 4 (0.034%) DICOM
16 4 (0.034%) HL7
16 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2,634 (22.21%) Docker
2 845 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 770 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 419 (3.53%) Hyper-V
5 174 (1.47%) vSphere
6 150 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
7 108 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 78 (0.66%) HDFS
9 64 (0.54%) VMware NSX
10 57 (0.48%) Apache Flume
11 56 (0.47%) XenApp
12 55 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
13 53 (0.45%) KVM
14 51 (0.43%) VirtualBox
15 37 (0.31%) Ceph
15 37 (0.31%) Varnish
16 35 (0.30%) LXC
16 35 (0.30%) Xen
17 31 (0.26%) Terminal Services
18 30 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2,246 (18.94%) Puppet
2 2,128 (17.95%) Ansible
3 1,812 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1,230 (10.37%) Kubernetes
5 1,067 (9.00%) Terraform
6 292 (2.46%) Nagios
7 255 (2.15%) Packer
8 226 (1.91%) Salt
9 181 (1.53%) SCCM
10 171 (1.44%) Kibana
11 126 (1.06%) SCOM
12 118 (1.00%) Mesos
13 115 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
14 107 (0.90%) ZABBIX
15 106 (0.89%) logstash
16 89 (0.75%) HAProxy
17 68 (0.57%) vRealize
18 67 (0.57%) SCVMM
19 66 (0.56%) Consul
20 63 (0.53%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1,914 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 1,496 (12.62%) Google
3 1,397 (11.78%) VMware
4 934 (7.88%) Oracle
5 626 (5.28%) Red Hat
6 480 (4.05%) Cisco
7 337 (2.84%) Citrix
8 296 (2.50%) SAP
9 240 (2.02%) Splunk
10 236 (1.99%) IBM
11 195 (1.64%) Atlassian
12 191 (1.61%) Tableau
13 166 (1.40%) HP
14 145 (1.22%) SaltStack
15 138 (1.16%) Apple
15 138 (1.16%) New Relic
16 137 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
17 119 (1.00%) AppDynamics
18 115 (0.97%) NetApp
18 115 (0.97%) Sitecore