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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 47 79
Rank change year-on-year +24 +32 +81
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 14,172 8,771 6,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.53% 5.40% 3.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.51% 35.90% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11,803 7,489 5,851
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £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 36,798 24,435 21,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.15% 15.03% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30,475 20,563 18,427
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,400
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £79,750
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 April 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 April 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 +9 7,596 £67,500 +3.85% 1,052
South East +29 1,939 £55,000 +3.77% 264
North of England +37 1,849 £50,000 +11.11% 309
East of England +38 1,116 £57,500 +15.00% 134
North West +23 1,061 £50,000 +5.26% 179
Midlands +52 822 £50,000 - 124
South West +27 813 £50,000 - 104
Yorkshire +62 608 £52,500 - 105
East Midlands +55 448 £50,000 +11.11% 55
West Midlands +22 373 £52,000 -0.95% 69
North East +20 182 £46,750 +37.50% 25
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6,258 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6,038 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
3 5,562 (39.25%) DevOps
4 4,827 (34.06%) Linux
5 4,310 (30.41%) Java
6 4,245 (29.95%) Python
7 3,387 (23.90%) Docker
8 3,128 (22.07%) SQL
9 3,046 (21.49%) JavaScript
10 2,959 (20.88%) Web Services
11 2,694 (19.01%) Jenkins
12 2,572 (18.15%) Ansible
13 2,497 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
14 2,485 (17.53%) Puppet
15 2,453 (17.31%) Windows
16 2,445 (17.25%) TDD
17 2,402 (16.95%) Finance
18 2,326 (16.41%) Software Engineering
19 2,306 (16.27%) Microservices
20 2,294 (16.19%) Microsoft
21 2,242 (15.82%) C#
22 2,212 (15.61%) .NET
23 2,205 (15.56%) Git (software)
24 2,023 (14.27%) Opscode Chef
25 2,002 (14.13%) Google
26 1,788 (12.62%) HTML
27 1,753 (12.37%) SQL Server
28 1,751 (12.36%) Scrum
29 1,689 (11.92%) Ruby
30 1,684 (11.88%) 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
1 814 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
2 807 (5.69%) Apache Spark
3 657 (4.64%) Apache
4 488 (3.44%) OpenStack
5 468 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 398 (2.81%) Confluence
7 323 (2.28%) nginx
8 288 (2.03%) IIS
9 225 (1.59%) SharePoint
10 221 (1.56%) CMS
11 216 (1.52%) JBoss
12 164 (1.16%) WebSphere
13 163 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
14 147 (1.04%) Apache Solr
15 128 (0.90%) MS Exchange
15 128 (0.90%) SAS
16 119 (0.84%) Ethereum
17 107 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 105 (0.74%) WebLogic
19 92 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 97 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 18 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.085%) SPSS
6 10 (0.071%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.035%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.028%) Stata
9 1 (0.007%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.007%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.007%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.007%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.007%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.007%) Maya
9 1 (0.007%) NUKE
9 1 (0.007%) Snagit
9 1 (0.007%) Weka
Business Applications
1 69 (0.49%) Magento
2 63 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
3 54 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
4 51 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 45 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 26 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 25 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 18 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
8 18 (0.13%) Front Arena
8 18 (0.13%) Ripple
8 18 (0.13%) thinkFolio
9 13 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
10 11 (0.078%) Shopify
11 10 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
11 10 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
12 9 (0.064%) Ripple XRP
13 8 (0.056%) Documaker
13 8 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.056%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6,258 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,495 (10.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,282 (9.05%) SaaS
4 1,026 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
5 960 (6.77%) IaaS
6 856 (6.04%) PaaS
7 832 (5.87%) Amazon S3
8 804 (5.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 754 (5.32%) Serverless
10 684 (4.83%) GitHub
11 651 (4.59%) Office 365
12 639 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
13 508 (3.58%) AWS Lambda
14 355 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 284 (2.00%) OpenShift
16 273 (1.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 209 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
17 209 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 192 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
19 189 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 874 (6.17%) Firewall
2 678 (4.78%) DNS
3 543 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 475 (3.35%) VPN
5 447 (3.15%) WAN
6 409 (2.89%) HTTP
7 358 (2.53%) LAN
8 348 (2.46%) Internet
9 333 (2.35%) DHCP
10 323 (2.28%) SAN
11 273 (1.93%) Network Security
12 151 (1.07%) SSL
13 145 (1.02%) NAS
14 131 (0.92%) VLAN
15 128 (0.90%) Wireless
16 118 (0.83%) VoIP
17 110 (0.78%) MPLS
18 79 (0.56%) IPsec
18 79 (0.56%) OSPF
19 78 (0.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,753 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 1,668 (11.77%) NoSQL
3 1,619 (11.42%) MySQL
4 1,510 (10.65%) Big Data
5 1,322 (9.33%) MongoDB
6 911 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
7 867 (6.12%) Hadoop
8 753 (5.31%) Relational Database
9 671 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 473 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
11 462 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 454 (3.20%) Redis
13 397 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
14 374 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
15 334 (2.36%) RDBMS
16 242 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 226 (1.59%) Apache Hive
18 220 (1.55%) HBase
19 213 (1.50%) Blockchain
20 168 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2,694 (19.01%) Jenkins
2 2,205 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 937 (6.61%) JIRA
4 800 (5.64%) TeamCity
5 607 (4.28%) Selenium
6 604 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 593 (4.18%) Maven
8 422 (2.98%) Subversion
9 413 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 400 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 381 (2.69%) Vagrant
12 372 (2.62%) Visual Studio
13 298 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 280 (1.98%) JUnit
15 261 (1.84%) Gradle
16 253 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
17 227 (1.60%) Bitbucket
18 212 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
19 207 (1.46%) gulp
20 181 (1.28%) Mocha
General
1 2,402 (16.95%) Finance
2 813 (5.74%) Retail
3 644 (4.54%) Banking
4 547 (3.86%) Marketing
5 404 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 374 (2.64%) Games
7 305 (2.15%) Advertising
8 190 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 169 (1.19%) Publishing
10 161 (1.14%) Law
11 155 (1.09%) Electronics
12 131 (0.92%) Legal
13 109 (0.77%) Front Office
14 94 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 55 (0.39%) Automotive
16 51 (0.36%) Back Office
17 50 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 46 (0.32%) Billing
18 46 (0.32%) Investment Banking
19 31 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4,128 (29.13%) Developer
2 2,330 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,571 (11.09%) Architect
4 1,252 (8.83%) Java Developer
5 1,039 (7.33%) AWS Engineer
6 1,022 (7.21%) Senior Developer
7 843 (5.95%) Software Engineer
8 835 (5.89%) Cloud Engineer
9 779 (5.50%) AWS DevOps
10 727 (5.13%) .NET Developer
11 634 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
12 615 (4.34%) Consultant
13 577 (4.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 560 (3.95%) Cloud Architect
15 514 (3.63%) C# Developer
16 513 (3.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 505 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
18 466 (3.29%) Software Developer
19 461 (3.25%) Java Engineer
20 426 (3.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,959 (20.88%) Web Services
2 2,212 (15.61%) .NET
3 1,788 (12.62%) HTML
4 1,684 (11.88%) AngularJS
5 1,636 (11.54%) Node.js
6 1,571 (11.09%) CSS
7 1,271 (8.97%) RESTful
8 1,164 (8.21%) React
9 1,152 (8.13%) REST
10 1,023 (7.22%) Spring
11 830 (5.86%) ASP.NET
12 800 (5.64%) HTML5
13 563 (3.97%) jQuery
14 562 (3.97%) JSON
15 538 (3.80%) Kafka
16 493 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 493 (3.48%) CSS3
17 491 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
18 437 (3.08%) .NET Framework
19 408 (2.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,161 (8.19%) Computer Science
2 911 (6.43%) Data Centre
3 846 (5.97%) Public Cloud
4 778 (5.49%) Fintech
5 770 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 633 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
7 610 (4.30%) User Experience
8 478 (3.37%) Mobile App
9 397 (2.80%) Private Cloud
10 355 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
11 353 (2.49%) Algorithms
12 338 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
13 275 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
14 248 (1.75%) Management Information System
15 230 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
16 180 (1.27%) Clustering
17 179 (1.26%) Cloud Native
18 175 (1.23%) Data Structures
19 160 (1.13%) Replication
20 114 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4,827 (34.06%) Linux
2 2,453 (17.31%) Windows
3 888 (6.27%) Unix
4 881 (6.22%) Windows Server
5 469 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 388 (2.74%) CentOS
7 356 (2.51%) Android
8 308 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 295 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 286 (2.02%) Ubuntu
11 249 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 139 (0.98%) Debian
13 124 (0.87%) Windows 7
14 120 (0.85%) Windows 10
15 97 (0.68%) CoreOS
16 90 (0.64%) Mac OS X
17 72 (0.51%) Solaris
18 65 (0.46%) VMS
19 51 (0.36%) Mac OS
20 41 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,038 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 5,562 (39.25%) DevOps
3 2,497 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
4 2,445 (17.25%) TDD
5 2,326 (16.41%) Software Engineering
6 2,306 (16.27%) Microservices
7 1,751 (12.36%) Scrum
8 1,450 (10.23%) Configuration Management
9 1,427 (10.07%) Test Automation
10 1,248 (8.81%) Open Source
11 1,243 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
12 1,233 (8.70%) BDD
13 1,212 (8.55%) MVC
14 1,126 (7.95%) Analytics
15 1,101 (7.77%) E-Commerce
16 982 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
17 955 (6.74%) Machine Learning
18 910 (6.42%) ITIL
19 869 (6.13%) Migration
20 798 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4,310 (30.41%) Java
2 4,245 (29.95%) Python
3 3,128 (22.07%) SQL
4 3,046 (21.49%) JavaScript
5 2,242 (15.82%) C#
6 1,689 (11.92%) Ruby
7 1,326 (9.36%) Bash Shell
8 1,171 (8.26%) PowerShell
9 1,013 (7.15%) PHP
10 970 (6.84%) Scala
11 613 (4.33%) Perl
12 590 (4.16%) Java 8
13 519 (3.66%) Go
14 476 (3.36%) C++
15 420 (2.96%) Shell Script
16 324 (2.29%) R
17 286 (2.02%) ES6
18 241 (1.70%) TypeScript
19 236 (1.67%) T-SQL
20 225 (1.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,496 (10.56%) Degree
2 575 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 351 (2.48%) AWS Certification
4 328 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 288 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 272 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 206 (1.45%) MCSE
8 153 (1.08%) CCNP
9 149 (1.05%) CISSP
9 149 (1.05%) SC Cleared
10 140 (0.99%) PhD
11 129 (0.91%) CCNA
12 122 (0.86%) CISM
13 114 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 112 (0.79%) Master's Degree
15 101 (0.71%) CCIE
16 84 (0.59%) MCP
17 67 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
18 65 (0.46%) MCSA
19 62 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 705 (4.97%) QA
2 449 (3.17%) GCP
3 241 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 159 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 145 (1.02%) GDPR
6 111 (0.78%) SLA
7 99 (0.70%) Data Quality
8 50 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 45 (0.32%) HIPAA
10 32 (0.23%) COBIT
11 30 (0.21%) ISO 9001
12 27 (0.19%) PMO
13 13 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (0.092%) WAI
14 12 (0.085%) PSD2
15 6 (0.042%) Cyber Essentials
16 5 (0.035%) Solvency II
17 4 (0.028%) Actionable Recommendations
17 4 (0.028%) DICOM
17 4 (0.028%) GPG13
System Software
1 3,387 (23.90%) Docker
2 1,048 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 953 (6.72%) Active Directory
4 482 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 228 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
6 215 (1.52%) vSphere
7 136 (0.96%) HDFS
8 133 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 110 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 100 (0.71%) VMware NSX
11 85 (0.60%) XenApp
12 81 (0.57%) Apache Flume
13 77 (0.54%) Xen
14 72 (0.51%) VirtualBox
15 60 (0.42%) KVM
16 56 (0.40%) XenDesktop
17 55 (0.39%) LXC
18 42 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 40 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
20 39 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2,572 (18.15%) Ansible
2 2,485 (17.53%) Puppet
3 2,023 (14.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1,664 (11.74%) Kubernetes
5 1,524 (10.75%) Terraform
6 374 (2.64%) Nagios
7 296 (2.09%) Packer
8 256 (1.81%) Salt
9 213 (1.50%) Kibana
10 203 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
11 199 (1.40%) SCCM
12 142 (1.00%) logstash
13 132 (0.93%) ZABBIX
14 113 (0.80%) Consul
15 111 (0.78%) Mesos
16 109 (0.77%) Prometheus
17 97 (0.68%) vRealize
18 94 (0.66%) SCOM
19 92 (0.65%) HAProxy
20 91 (0.64%) Grafana
Vendors
1 2,294 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 2,002 (14.13%) Google
3 1,599 (11.28%) VMware
4 1,063 (7.50%) Oracle
5 661 (4.66%) Cisco
6 650 (4.59%) Red Hat
7 482 (3.40%) Splunk
8 446 (3.15%) Citrix
9 309 (2.18%) IBM
10 292 (2.06%) SAP
11 254 (1.79%) New Relic
12 229 (1.62%) HP
13 223 (1.57%) AppDynamics
14 222 (1.57%) Tableau
15 208 (1.47%) Atlassian
16 199 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
17 195 (1.38%) NetApp
18 190 (1.34%) F5
19 155 (1.09%) Sitecore
20 147 (1.04%) Cloudera