Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 30 61
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 14,913 11,631 8,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.90% 6.88% 4.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.64% 36.58% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12,010 9,750 6,967
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £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 36,691 31,796 23,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.35% 18.81% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29,696 26,433 20,053
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +2.04%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +11 8,224 £70,000 +7.69% 1,340
South East +11 2,009 £55,000 - 358
North of England +31 1,959 £50,000 +5.26% 418
North West +24 1,078 £55,000 +15.79% 233
South West +11 928 £52,500 +6.06% 166
Midlands +32 923 £55,000 +12.24% 213
East of England +26 851 £55,000 -4.35% 150
Yorkshire +38 737 £50,000 - 136
West Midlands +40 577 £55,000 +15.79% 138
East Midlands +18 339 £52,500 +5.00% 75
North East +12 149 £45,000 +5.88% 50
South Coast - 4 - -
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 7,273 (48.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6,587 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
3 5,772 (38.70%) DevOps
4 4,500 (30.18%) Java
5 4,470 (29.97%) Linux
6 4,382 (29.38%) Python
7 3,852 (25.83%) Docker
8 3,559 (23.87%) SQL
9 3,211 (21.53%) JavaScript
10 2,956 (19.82%) Web Services
11 2,887 (19.36%) Finance
12 2,657 (17.82%) Windows
13 2,642 (17.72%) Microservices
14 2,637 (17.68%) Jenkins
15 2,614 (17.53%) Ansible
16 2,497 (16.74%) C#
17 2,475 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
18 2,454 (16.46%) Microsoft
19 2,333 (15.64%) Software Engineering
20 2,316 (15.53%) Kubernetes
21 2,235 (14.99%) Puppet
22 2,210 (14.82%) Git (software)
23 2,182 (14.63%) .NET
24 2,181 (14.62%) Google Cloud Platform
25 2,174 (14.58%) TDD
25 2,174 (14.58%) Google
26 1,990 (13.34%) SQL Server
27 1,827 (12.25%) Opscode Chef
28 1,824 (12.23%) Scrum
29 1,815 (12.17%) HTML

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
1 772 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
2 770 (5.16%) Apache Spark
3 623 (4.18%) Apache
4 442 (2.96%) Confluence
5 393 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 338 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 333 (2.23%) OpenStack
8 303 (2.03%) CMS
8 303 (2.03%) IIS
9 287 (1.92%) nginx
10 281 (1.88%) MS Exchange
11 240 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
12 166 (1.11%) JBoss
13 148 (0.99%) Ethereum
14 145 (0.97%) Apache Solr
15 133 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 128 (0.86%) Apache Pig
16 128 (0.86%) WebSphere
17 123 (0.82%) Skype for Business
18 102 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 195 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 79 (0.53%) Chatbot
3 62 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 44 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 36 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 36 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 35 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.094%) SPSS
9 11 (0.074%) Snapchat
10 9 (0.060%) Stata
11 7 (0.047%) Maya
12 4 (0.027%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.027%) InDesign
13 3 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.020%) HipChat
13 3 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.007%) Autodesk Flame
14 1 (0.007%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 107 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 79 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
3 57 (0.38%) Magento
4 51 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 35 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 32 (0.21%) Ripple
7 26 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
8 24 (0.16%) thinkFolio
9 21 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
10 20 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
11 17 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
12 16 (0.11%) Front Arena
12 16 (0.11%) Relativity
13 13 (0.087%) Bloomberg AIM
13 13 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
14 12 (0.080%) Concordance
14 12 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
15 11 (0.074%) Markit EDM
16 10 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
16 10 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7,273 (48.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,181 (14.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,242 (8.33%) SaaS
4 981 (6.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 956 (6.41%) Serverless
6 943 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
7 933 (6.26%) PaaS
8 843 (5.65%) Amazon S3
8 843 (5.65%) Office 365
9 741 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
10 699 (4.69%) GitHub
11 687 (4.61%) IaaS
12 644 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
13 355 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 342 (2.29%) OpenShift
15 293 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 269 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
17 244 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
18 237 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
19 208 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 986 (6.61%) Firewall
2 700 (4.69%) DNS
3 517 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 461 (3.09%) VPN
5 400 (2.68%) Internet
6 387 (2.60%) HTTP
7 366 (2.45%) WAN
8 328 (2.20%) LAN
9 295 (1.98%) SAN
10 274 (1.84%) Network Security
11 269 (1.80%) DHCP
12 163 (1.09%) SSL
13 162 (1.09%) Wireless
14 134 (0.90%) VLAN
15 117 (0.78%) Skype
16 116 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
17 112 (0.75%) Unified Communications
18 103 (0.69%) MPLS
19 101 (0.68%) BGP
20 100 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,990 (13.34%) SQL Server
2 1,725 (11.57%) NoSQL
3 1,418 (9.51%) MySQL
4 1,360 (9.12%) Big Data
5 1,161 (7.79%) MongoDB
6 932 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 862 (5.78%) Hadoop
8 793 (5.32%) Relational Database
9 728 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
10 582 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 578 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 509 (3.41%) Amazon Redshift
13 461 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
14 401 (2.69%) RDBMS
14 401 (2.69%) Redis
15 313 (2.10%) Apache Hive
16 301 (2.02%) Blockchain
17 230 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 226 (1.52%) HBase
19 161 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2,637 (17.68%) Jenkins
2 2,210 (14.82%) Git (software)
3 1,081 (7.25%) JIRA
4 880 (5.90%) TeamCity
5 718 (4.81%) Maven
6 691 (4.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 662 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 618 (4.14%) Selenium
9 395 (2.65%) Subversion
10 393 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 382 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 346 (2.32%) Vagrant
13 345 (2.31%) Visual Studio
14 267 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
15 259 (1.74%) JUnit
16 240 (1.61%) Gradle
17 225 (1.51%) GitLab
18 207 (1.39%) Bitbucket
19 190 (1.27%) gulp
19 190 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2,887 (19.36%) Finance
2 783 (5.25%) Banking
3 742 (4.98%) Retail
4 554 (3.71%) Marketing
5 360 (2.41%) Games
6 295 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 271 (1.82%) Law
8 223 (1.50%) Advertising
9 186 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 184 (1.23%) Front Office
11 165 (1.11%) Electronics
12 121 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 117 (0.78%) Investment Banking
14 116 (0.78%) Legal
15 96 (0.64%) Publishing
16 69 (0.46%) Back Office
17 66 (0.44%) Automotive
18 59 (0.40%) Military
19 41 (0.27%) Billing
20 35 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4,168 (27.95%) Developer
2 2,324 (15.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 2,101 (14.09%) Architect
4 1,165 (7.81%) Java Developer
5 999 (6.70%) Senior Developer
6 980 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
7 968 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 773 (5.18%) .NET Developer
9 753 (5.05%) Cloud Architect
10 715 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
11 697 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
12 665 (4.46%) AWS DevOps
13 551 (3.69%) C# Developer
14 543 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 514 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
16 504 (3.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 504 (3.38%) Consultant
17 463 (3.10%) Software Developer
18 460 (3.08%) Senior DevOps
19 443 (2.97%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,956 (19.82%) Web Services
2 2,182 (14.63%) .NET
3 1,815 (12.17%) HTML
4 1,649 (11.06%) CSS
5 1,630 (10.93%) AngularJS
6 1,546 (10.37%) Node.js
7 1,275 (8.55%) React
8 1,188 (7.97%) Spring
9 1,149 (7.70%) RESTful
10 1,104 (7.40%) REST
11 779 (5.22%) ASP.NET
12 749 (5.02%) HTML5
13 627 (4.20%) Kafka
14 614 (4.12%) jQuery
15 591 (3.96%) Spring Boot
16 505 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 472 (3.17%) .NET Framework
18 452 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 445 (2.98%) JSON
20 428 (2.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,215 (8.15%) Computer Science
2 968 (6.49%) Fintech
3 957 (6.42%) Public Cloud
4 857 (5.75%) Data Centre
5 814 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
6 795 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
7 618 (4.14%) User Experience
8 488 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 460 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 421 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
11 372 (2.49%) Mobile App
12 342 (2.29%) Management Information System
13 337 (2.26%) Cloud Native
14 313 (2.10%) Algorithms
15 299 (2.00%) Private Cloud
16 297 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
17 290 (1.94%) Hedge funds
18 187 (1.25%) Data Structures
19 167 (1.12%) Replication
20 153 (1.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4,470 (29.97%) Linux
2 2,657 (17.82%) Windows
3 917 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 803 (5.38%) Unix
5 460 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 443 (2.97%) CentOS
7 369 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 311 (2.09%) Ubuntu
9 302 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 217 (1.46%) Android
11 188 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 180 (1.21%) Apple iOS
13 136 (0.91%) Debian
14 113 (0.76%) Windows 7
15 93 (0.62%) VMS
16 84 (0.56%) Solaris
17 73 (0.49%) Mac OS X
18 60 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
19 57 (0.38%) CoreOS
20 52 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,587 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5,772 (38.70%) DevOps
3 2,642 (17.72%) Microservices
4 2,475 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
5 2,333 (15.64%) Software Engineering
6 2,174 (14.58%) TDD
7 1,824 (12.23%) Scrum
8 1,513 (10.15%) Test Automation
9 1,472 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
10 1,396 (9.36%) Configuration Management
11 1,295 (8.68%) Open Source
12 1,243 (8.34%) Analytics
13 1,200 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
14 1,166 (7.82%) BDD
15 1,127 (7.56%) MVC
16 1,042 (6.99%) Mentoring
17 898 (6.02%) Migration
18 824 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 814 (5.46%) Machine Learning
20 812 (5.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4,500 (30.18%) Java
2 4,382 (29.38%) Python
3 3,559 (23.87%) SQL
4 3,211 (21.53%) JavaScript
5 2,497 (16.74%) C#
6 1,418 (9.51%) Bash Shell
7 1,375 (9.22%) Ruby
8 1,273 (8.54%) PowerShell
9 883 (5.92%) Scala
10 861 (5.77%) PHP
11 780 (5.23%) Go
12 649 (4.35%) Java 8
13 626 (4.20%) Perl
14 540 (3.62%) C++
15 429 (2.88%) T-SQL
16 409 (2.74%) Shell Script
17 333 (2.23%) C
18 325 (2.18%) ES6
19 277 (1.86%) TypeScript
20 212 (1.42%) R
Qualifications
1 1,789 (12.00%) Degree
2 656 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 416 (2.79%) Security Cleared
4 384 (2.57%) AWS Certification
5 337 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
6 313 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 248 (1.66%) CISSP
8 238 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 237 (1.59%) MCSE
10 175 (1.17%) Master's Degree
11 126 (0.84%) MCSA
12 124 (0.83%) CCNP
13 119 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 116 (0.78%) CCNA
15 102 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 100 (0.67%) PhD
17 95 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
18 84 (0.56%) CISM
19 75 (0.50%) DV Cleared
20 71 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 720 (4.83%) QA
2 276 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 209 (1.40%) GDPR
4 193 (1.29%) SLA
5 109 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 77 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 77 (0.52%) PMO
7 40 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 32 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 27 (0.18%) COBIT
10 17 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 17 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 16 (0.11%) SAS 70
12 13 (0.087%) MiFID
13 9 (0.060%) PMBOK
14 7 (0.047%) GAMP
15 6 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 6 (0.040%) PA-DSS
15 6 (0.040%) PSD2
16 5 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3,852 (25.83%) Docker
2 1,332 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 1,077 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 511 (3.43%) Hyper-V
5 287 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 231 (1.55%) vSphere
7 153 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
8 110 (0.74%) XenApp
9 104 (0.70%) HDFS
10 96 (0.64%) VirtualBox
11 93 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
12 79 (0.53%) Apache Flume
12 79 (0.53%) Xen
13 76 (0.51%) XenDesktop
14 75 (0.50%) KVM
15 67 (0.45%) NFS
16 66 (0.44%) VMware NSX
17 60 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 43 (0.29%) oVirt
19 39 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2,614 (17.53%) Ansible
2 2,316 (15.53%) Kubernetes
3 2,235 (14.99%) Puppet
4 1,827 (12.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1,782 (11.95%) Terraform
6 409 (2.74%) Salt
7 299 (2.00%) Nagios
8 289 (1.94%) Docker Swarm
9 286 (1.92%) Packer
10 271 (1.82%) SCCM
11 264 (1.77%) Grafana
12 246 (1.65%) Prometheus
13 240 (1.61%) Kibana
14 196 (1.31%) ZABBIX
15 189 (1.27%) Consul
16 177 (1.19%) Graphite
17 115 (0.77%) Oozie
18 108 (0.72%) logstash
19 104 (0.70%) Mesos
20 98 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2,454 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 2,174 (14.58%) Google
3 1,616 (10.84%) VMware
4 890 (5.97%) Oracle
5 681 (4.57%) Red Hat
6 676 (4.53%) Cisco
7 440 (2.95%) Citrix
8 378 (2.53%) IBM
9 367 (2.46%) Splunk
10 332 (2.23%) SAP
11 306 (2.05%) New Relic
12 253 (1.70%) Tableau
13 249 (1.67%) Atlassian
14 242 (1.62%) HP
15 197 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
16 184 (1.23%) Cloudera
17 181 (1.21%) NetApp
18 160 (1.07%) AppDynamics
19 158 (1.06%) EMC
20 147 (0.99%) Dell