Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 34 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 +35 +57
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 14,729 10,744 7,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.41% 6.49% 4.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.97% 36.36% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11,982 8,966 6,815
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 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 36,849 29,549 22,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.54% 17.84% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30,035 24,505 19,451
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +1.96% +7.37%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +15 8,141 £70,000 +7.69% 1,181
North of England +32 2,003 £50,000 +11.11% 334
South East +10 1,973 £55,000 - 297
North West +21 1,068 £52,500 +16.67% 187
East of England +26 975 £57,500 +9.52% 122
Midlands +43 805 £55,000 +15.79% 176
South West +8 801 £50,000 - 126
Yorkshire +33 761 £50,000 +5.26% 109
West Midlands +38 477 £55,000 +22.22% 92
East Midlands +34 321 £50,000 - 84
North East +27 175 £45,000 +20.00% 38
South Coast - 4 - -
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7,084 (48.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6,450 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5,813 (39.47%) DevOps
4 4,618 (31.35%) Linux
5 4,501 (30.56%) Java
6 4,250 (28.85%) Python
7 3,766 (25.57%) Docker
8 3,531 (23.97%) SQL
9 3,257 (22.11%) JavaScript
10 2,889 (19.61%) Web Services
11 2,878 (19.54%) Finance
12 2,715 (18.43%) Jenkins
13 2,647 (17.97%) Windows
14 2,637 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
15 2,602 (17.67%) Ansible
16 2,520 (17.11%) Microservices
17 2,411 (16.37%) Microsoft
18 2,398 (16.28%) C#
19 2,316 (15.72%) Software Engineering
20 2,307 (15.66%) TDD
21 2,298 (15.60%) Puppet
22 2,285 (15.51%) Git (software)
23 2,271 (15.42%) .NET
24 2,096 (14.23%) Kubernetes
25 2,084 (14.15%) Google
26 2,020 (13.71%) SQL Server
27 1,954 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
28 1,887 (12.81%) Google Cloud Platform
29 1,851 (12.57%) HTML
30 1,830 (12.42%) Scrum

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
1 787 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
2 757 (5.14%) Apache Spark
3 601 (4.08%) Apache
4 483 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 446 (3.03%) Confluence
6 409 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 319 (2.17%) SharePoint
8 315 (2.14%) CMS
9 304 (2.06%) IIS
10 242 (1.64%) MS Exchange
10 242 (1.64%) nginx
11 226 (1.53%) JBoss
12 222 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 182 (1.24%) Ethereum
14 167 (1.13%) WebLogic
15 165 (1.12%) WebSphere
16 140 (0.95%) Apache Solr
17 122 (0.83%) Skype for Business
18 107 (0.73%) EPiServer
19 100 (0.68%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 173 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 37 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 36 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 30 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 29 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 23 (0.16%) Chatbot
9 6 (0.041%) Maya
10 5 (0.034%) Stata
11 4 (0.027%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.027%) InDesign
12 3 (0.020%) SPSS
13 2 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.014%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.014%) HipChat
13 2 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.007%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.007%) Autodesk Flame
14 1 (0.007%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 96 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 83 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
3 57 (0.39%) Magento
4 50 (0.34%) Eloqua
5 47 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 39 (0.26%) Ripple
7 38 (0.26%) thinkFolio
8 37 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
9 36 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
10 33 (0.22%) Front Arena
11 21 (0.14%) Relativity
12 20 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
13 19 (0.13%) Bloomberg AIM
14 17 (0.12%) Concordance
14 17 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
15 16 (0.11%) Documaker
15 16 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 15 (0.10%) Markit EDM
17 13 (0.088%) NetSuite
18 12 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7,084 (48.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,887 (12.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,273 (8.64%) SaaS
4 971 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
5 958 (6.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 958 (6.50%) Serverless
6 887 (6.02%) Amazon S3
7 877 (5.95%) PaaS
8 835 (5.67%) Office 365
9 766 (5.20%) IaaS
10 723 (4.91%) GitHub
11 648 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
12 642 (4.36%) AWS Lambda
13 367 (2.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 309 (2.10%) OpenShift
15 283 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 252 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
17 242 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
18 218 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
19 197 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 959 (6.51%) Firewall
2 769 (5.22%) DNS
3 530 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 458 (3.11%) VPN
5 382 (2.59%) Internet
6 376 (2.55%) HTTP
7 355 (2.41%) WAN
8 320 (2.17%) SAN
9 308 (2.09%) LAN
10 285 (1.93%) DHCP
11 282 (1.91%) Network Security
12 194 (1.32%) SSL
13 152 (1.03%) Wireless
14 145 (0.98%) VLAN
15 134 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
16 129 (0.88%) NAS
17 112 (0.76%) Unified Communications
18 106 (0.72%) IPsec
19 103 (0.70%) Skype
20 100 (0.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,020 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 1,749 (11.87%) NoSQL
3 1,476 (10.02%) MySQL
4 1,314 (8.92%) Big Data
5 1,235 (8.38%) MongoDB
6 961 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
7 821 (5.57%) Hadoop
8 785 (5.33%) Relational Database
9 688 (4.67%) Amazon RDS
10 585 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 520 (3.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 468 (3.18%) Amazon Redshift
13 455 (3.09%) Redis
14 425 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
15 396 (2.69%) RDBMS
16 347 (2.36%) Blockchain
17 277 (1.88%) Apache Hive
18 215 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 196 (1.33%) HBase
20 172 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2,715 (18.43%) Jenkins
2 2,285 (15.51%) Git (software)
3 1,041 (7.07%) JIRA
4 953 (6.47%) TeamCity
5 690 (4.68%) Maven
6 680 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 665 (4.51%) Selenium
8 626 (4.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 408 (2.77%) Vagrant
10 388 (2.63%) Subversion
11 386 (2.62%) Cucumber
12 373 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 311 (2.11%) Visual Studio
14 295 (2.00%) JUnit
15 294 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
16 253 (1.72%) Gradle
17 244 (1.66%) Mocha
18 221 (1.50%) gulp
19 219 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
20 199 (1.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,878 (19.54%) Finance
2 822 (5.58%) Retail
3 774 (5.25%) Banking
4 552 (3.75%) Marketing
5 358 (2.43%) Games
6 322 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 300 (2.04%) Advertising
8 211 (1.43%) Front Office
9 199 (1.35%) Law
10 186 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 139 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 134 (0.91%) Electronics
13 133 (0.90%) Legal
14 117 (0.79%) Investment Banking
15 105 (0.71%) Publishing
16 68 (0.46%) Automotive
16 68 (0.46%) Back Office
17 39 (0.26%) German Language
18 32 (0.22%) Billing
18 32 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,307 (29.24%) Developer
2 2,346 (15.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,924 (13.06%) Architect
4 1,249 (8.48%) Java Developer
5 1,049 (7.12%) Senior Developer
6 967 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
7 905 (6.14%) Software Engineer
8 810 (5.50%) .NET Developer
9 706 (4.79%) AWS DevOps
10 688 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
11 670 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
12 627 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
13 564 (3.83%) C# Developer
14 545 (3.70%) Consultant
15 535 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
16 508 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 508 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 483 (3.28%) AWS Developer
18 470 (3.19%) Software Developer
19 455 (3.09%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,889 (19.61%) Web Services
2 2,271 (15.42%) .NET
3 1,851 (12.57%) HTML
4 1,726 (11.72%) AngularJS
5 1,701 (11.55%) CSS
6 1,573 (10.68%) Node.js
7 1,322 (8.98%) React
8 1,235 (8.38%) RESTful
9 1,217 (8.26%) Spring
10 1,143 (7.76%) REST
11 801 (5.44%) HTML5
12 796 (5.40%) ASP.NET
13 649 (4.41%) jQuery
14 608 (4.13%) Kafka
15 582 (3.95%) Spring Boot
16 513 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
17 502 (3.41%) JSON
18 498 (3.38%) CSS3
19 490 (3.33%) .NET Framework
20 456 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1,159 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 933 (6.33%) Fintech
3 921 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 823 (5.59%) Data Centre
5 794 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
6 783 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
7 630 (4.28%) User Experience
8 519 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
9 403 (2.74%) Mobile App
10 397 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
11 364 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
12 325 (2.21%) Private Cloud
13 310 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
14 294 (2.00%) Cloud Native
15 278 (1.89%) Management Information System
16 260 (1.77%) Algorithms
17 230 (1.56%) Hedge funds
18 181 (1.23%) Data Structures
19 176 (1.19%) Replication
20 155 (1.05%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 4,618 (31.35%) Linux
2 2,647 (17.97%) Windows
3 929 (6.31%) Windows Server
4 864 (5.87%) Unix
5 497 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 426 (2.89%) CentOS
7 380 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 318 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 309 (2.10%) Ubuntu
10 232 (1.58%) Android
11 171 (1.16%) Windows 10
12 150 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 141 (0.96%) Debian
14 119 (0.81%) Windows 7
15 101 (0.69%) VMS
16 92 (0.62%) Solaris
17 62 (0.42%) Mac OS X
18 59 (0.40%) CoreOS
19 52 (0.35%) Windows 8
20 50 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,450 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 5,813 (39.47%) DevOps
3 2,637 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2,520 (17.11%) Microservices
5 2,316 (15.72%) Software Engineering
6 2,307 (15.66%) TDD
7 1,830 (12.42%) Scrum
8 1,502 (10.20%) Test Automation
9 1,468 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
10 1,412 (9.59%) Configuration Management
11 1,257 (8.53%) Open Source
12 1,228 (8.34%) Analytics
13 1,218 (8.27%) BDD
14 1,208 (8.20%) MVC
15 1,111 (7.54%) Continuous Delivery
16 887 (6.02%) Mentoring
17 823 (5.59%) ITIL
18 807 (5.48%) Migration
19 776 (5.27%) Machine Learning
20 772 (5.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4,501 (30.56%) Java
2 4,250 (28.85%) Python
3 3,531 (23.97%) SQL
4 3,257 (22.11%) JavaScript
5 2,398 (16.28%) C#
6 1,448 (9.83%) Ruby
7 1,398 (9.49%) Bash Shell
8 1,328 (9.02%) PowerShell
9 890 (6.04%) PHP
10 888 (6.03%) Scala
11 713 (4.84%) Go
12 685 (4.65%) Java 8
13 560 (3.80%) Perl
14 444 (3.01%) C++
15 391 (2.65%) Shell Script
16 390 (2.65%) T-SQL
17 370 (2.51%) ES6
18 291 (1.98%) C
19 275 (1.87%) TypeScript
20 229 (1.55%) R
Qualifications
1 1,688 (11.46%) Degree
2 632 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 389 (2.64%) AWS Certification
4 378 (2.57%) Security Cleared
5 338 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 315 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
7 248 (1.68%) MCSE
8 207 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 193 (1.31%) CISSP
10 166 (1.13%) Master's Degree
11 138 (0.94%) CCNA
12 135 (0.92%) CCNP
12 135 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 108 (0.73%) MCSA
14 97 (0.66%) PhD
15 86 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
16 85 (0.58%) CISM
17 74 (0.50%) MCP
18 71 (0.48%) CCIE
19 70 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 781 (5.30%) QA
2 711 (4.83%) GCP
3 230 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 186 (1.26%) SLA
5 170 (1.15%) GDPR
6 108 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 80 (0.54%) PMO
8 74 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 46 (0.31%) COBIT
10 32 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 26 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 16 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 16 (0.11%) SAS 70
13 15 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 14 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 12 (0.081%) ISO 9001
16 10 (0.068%) PMBOK
17 7 (0.048%) GAMP
17 7 (0.048%) MiFID
18 6 (0.041%) DICOM
System Software
1 3,766 (25.57%) Docker
2 1,276 (8.66%) Active Directory
3 1,100 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 510 (3.46%) Hyper-V
5 266 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
6 250 (1.70%) vSphere
7 166 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
8 132 (0.90%) HDFS
9 117 (0.79%) VirtualBox
10 116 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
11 93 (0.63%) KVM
11 93 (0.63%) Xen
12 84 (0.57%) XenApp
13 75 (0.51%) Apache Flume
14 73 (0.50%) VMware NSX
15 67 (0.45%) XenDesktop
16 59 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 59 (0.40%) NFS
17 47 (0.32%) XenServer
18 46 (0.31%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2,602 (17.67%) Ansible
2 2,298 (15.60%) Puppet
3 2,096 (14.23%) Kubernetes
4 1,954 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1,778 (12.07%) Terraform
6 349 (2.37%) Salt
7 330 (2.24%) Nagios
8 277 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
9 263 (1.79%) SCCM
10 256 (1.74%) Kibana
11 246 (1.67%) Packer
12 217 (1.47%) Grafana
13 199 (1.35%) Prometheus
14 186 (1.26%) ZABBIX
15 142 (0.96%) Consul
16 131 (0.89%) Graphite
16 131 (0.89%) SCOM
17 116 (0.79%) logstash
18 96 (0.65%) vRealize
19 95 (0.64%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2,411 (16.37%) Microsoft
2 2,084 (14.15%) Google
3 1,701 (11.55%) VMware
4 920 (6.25%) Oracle
5 753 (5.11%) Cisco
6 728 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 467 (3.17%) Splunk
8 457 (3.10%) Citrix
9 367 (2.49%) IBM
10 334 (2.27%) New Relic
11 305 (2.07%) SAP
12 288 (1.96%) HP
13 256 (1.74%) Tableau
14 246 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
15 226 (1.53%) AppDynamics
16 216 (1.47%) Atlassian
17 183 (1.24%) NetApp
18 175 (1.19%) Juniper
19 162 (1.10%) F5
20 160 (1.09%) Dell