Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 497 427 851
Rank change year-on-year -70 +424 +237
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 637 345 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.60% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 1.46% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 274 96
10th Percentile - £55,000 £44,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,188 £52,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,500 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year +2.84% +2.55% +0.36%
75th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £97,500 £110,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - +5.66% -3.28%

Amazon EKS 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 48,514 23,671 39,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.83% 41.50% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33,710 20,392 32,845
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,750 £90,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EKS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
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 EKS within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -95 318 £80,000 +6.67% 34
South East -21 120 £72,500 +7.41% 8
North of England -91 95 £60,000 - 15
Yorkshire -59 60 £60,000 - 2
East of England -71 41 £72,500 - 14
North West -85 33 £65,000 +8.33% 13
Midlands -82 21 £42,500 -41.38% 6
West Midlands -73 11 £42,500 -41.38% 3
East Midlands -56 10 - - 3
South West -72 6 £66,250 +10.42% 5
North East -28 1 - -
Amazon EKS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 EKS.

1 611 (95.92%) AWS
2 467 (73.31%) DevOps
3 437 (68.60%) Docker
4 408 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
5 362 (56.83%) Kubernetes
6 337 (52.90%) Serverless
6 337 (52.90%) CI/CD
7 332 (52.12%) Azure
8 301 (47.25%) Terraform
9 293 (46.00%) Python
10 291 (45.68%) Java
11 277 (43.49%) Software Engineering
12 241 (37.83%) Git (software)
13 223 (35.01%) Node.js
14 217 (34.07%) JavaScript
15 212 (33.28%) GitHub
16 205 (32.18%) SDLC
17 196 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
18 194 (30.46%) AWS CloudFormation
18 194 (30.46%) Cloud Native
19 192 (30.14%) Risk Management
19 192 (30.14%) Thought Leadership
20 188 (29.51%) C#
21 179 (28.10%) Linux
22 176 (27.63%) Amazon EC2
23 169 (26.53%) OpenShift
24 168 (26.37%) Test Automation
25 164 (25.75%) RESTful
26 161 (25.27%) Mentoring
27 154 (24.18%) AWS Lambda

Amazon EKS
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 45 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (6.44%) Apache
2 41 (6.44%) Apache Airflow
3 25 (3.92%) Confluence
4 17 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (2.51%) Apache Spark
6 14 (2.20%) CMS
6 14 (2.20%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.04%) nginx
7 13 (2.04%) Traefik
8 9 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.94%) Camunda
11 5 (0.78%) Luigi
12 4 (0.63%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.63%) WordPress
13 3 (0.47%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.16%) Apache Pulsar
14 1 (0.16%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.16%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 611 (95.92%) AWS
2 337 (52.90%) Serverless
3 332 (52.12%) Azure
4 212 (33.28%) GitHub
5 194 (30.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 176 (27.63%) Amazon EC2
7 169 (26.53%) OpenShift
8 154 (24.18%) AWS Lambda
9 140 (21.98%) Amazon S3
10 107 (16.80%) Amazon SQS
11 99 (15.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 90 (14.13%) GCP
13 78 (12.24%) Amazon ECS
14 68 (10.68%) Pulumi
15 57 (8.95%) PaaS
16 53 (8.32%) Amazon EMR
16 53 (8.32%) AWS CloudTrail
17 49 (7.69%) GitHub Actions
18 40 (6.28%) SaaS
19 37 (5.81%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
2 24 (3.77%) VPN
3 22 (3.45%) DNS
3 22 (3.45%) HTTP
4 16 (2.51%) DKIM
4 16 (2.51%) DMARC
5 12 (1.88%) Firewall
6 11 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.31%) LAN
7 2 (0.31%) SAN
7 2 (0.31%) SD-WAN
7 2 (0.31%) SSH
7 2 (0.31%) VSAN
7 2 (0.31%) WAN
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.16%) SMTP
8 1 (0.16%) SNMP
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (22.76%) Amazon RDS
2 102 (16.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 76 (11.93%) Amazon Redshift
4 74 (11.62%) Big Data
5 63 (9.89%) MySQL
5 63 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (9.26%) MongoDB
7 58 (9.11%) NoSQL
7 58 (9.11%) Redis
8 51 (8.01%) Data Lake
9 49 (7.69%) Amazon Athena
9 49 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
10 20 (3.14%) Amazon Aurora
11 18 (2.83%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.88%) Event Store
12 12 (1.88%) SQL Server
13 8 (1.26%) InfluxDB
14 4 (0.63%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 241 (37.83%) Git (software)
2 119 (18.68%) Jenkins
3 70 (10.99%) GitLab
4 48 (7.54%) JIRA
5 17 (2.67%) git-flow
6 14 (2.20%) kappa
7 12 (1.88%) fastlane
7 12 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (1.73%) CircleCI
9 10 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.57%) JUnit
10 9 (1.41%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.10%) Maven
11 7 (1.10%) PyCharm
12 5 (0.78%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.78%) RSpec
12 5 (0.78%) TestNG
12 5 (0.78%) Visual Studio Code
13 4 (0.63%) Gerrit
13 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (9.89%) Finance
2 59 (9.26%) Social Skills
3 24 (3.77%) Marketing
4 18 (2.83%) Banking
5 16 (2.51%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.35%) Retail
7 13 (2.04%) Law
8 7 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (0.94%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (0.63%) Local Government
11 1 (0.16%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 197 (30.93%) Software Engineer
2 168 (26.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 142 (22.29%) AWS Engineer
4 116 (18.21%) Principal Engineer
5 113 (17.74%) Principal Software Engineer
6 97 (15.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 95 (14.91%) AWS DevOps
7 95 (14.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 62 (9.73%) Data Engineer
9 54 (8.48%) Architect
10 49 (7.69%) Security Engineer
11 41 (6.44%) Cloud Architect
12 40 (6.28%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 35 (5.49%) Senior Data Engineer
13 35 (5.49%) Senior Security Engineer
14 34 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
15 28 (4.40%) Developer
16 20 (3.14%) DevSecOps Engineer
16 20 (3.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 19 (2.98%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (35.01%) Node.js
2 164 (25.75%) RESTful
3 80 (12.56%) Kafka
4 60 (9.42%) .NET
5 48 (7.54%) React
6 47 (7.38%) ActiveMQ
7 40 (6.28%) Spring Boot
8 39 (6.12%) Spring
9 38 (5.97%) AngularJS
10 33 (5.18%) REST
11 27 (4.24%) Elastic Stack
12 25 (3.92%) Spring Cloud
13 24 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
14 17 (2.67%) GraphQL
15 16 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (2.51%) Vue.js
15 16 (2.51%) Web Services
15 16 (2.51%) YAML
16 15 (2.35%) Apache Camel
16 15 (2.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 194 (30.46%) Cloud Native
2 66 (10.36%) Enterprise Cloud
3 48 (7.54%) Public Cloud
4 21 (3.30%) Clustering
5 17 (2.67%) Social Media
6 15 (2.35%) Blog
6 15 (2.35%) User Experience
7 11 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.26%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.10%) iPad
9 7 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.94%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.94%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 179 (28.10%) Linux
2 31 (4.87%) Windows
3 14 (2.20%) Unix
4 8 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (1.26%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.10%) Alpine Linux
5 7 (1.10%) CentOS
6 2 (0.31%) Android
6 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (73.31%) DevOps
2 408 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (52.90%) CI/CD
4 277 (43.49%) Software Engineering
5 205 (32.18%) SDLC
6 196 (30.77%) Infrastructure as Code
7 192 (30.14%) Risk Management
7 192 (30.14%) Thought Leadership
8 168 (26.37%) Test Automation
9 161 (25.27%) Mentoring
10 152 (23.86%) User Stories
11 149 (23.39%) Functional Testing
12 143 (22.45%) Emotional Intelligence
13 104 (16.33%) Microservices
14 95 (14.91%) Deployment Automation
15 94 (14.76%) Configuration Management
15 94 (14.76%) Technical Leadership
16 93 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
17 88 (13.81%) Computer Science
18 84 (13.19%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 293 (46.00%) Python
2 291 (45.68%) Java
3 217 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 188 (29.51%) C#
5 123 (19.31%) Bash
6 114 (17.90%) Go
7 107 (16.80%) Ruby
8 81 (12.72%) PowerShell
9 62 (9.73%) Scala
10 61 (9.58%) SQL
11 42 (6.59%) TypeScript
12 22 (3.45%) Groovy
13 20 (3.14%) Kotlin
14 15 (2.35%) Java 11
14 15 (2.35%) Java 8
15 12 (1.88%) PHP
16 11 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.78%) C++
18 4 (0.63%) ES6
18 4 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 144 (22.61%) AWS Certification
2 87 (13.66%) Degree
3 49 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 49 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (7.69%) CISSP
4 28 (4.40%) Oracle Certification
5 24 (3.77%) OCP
6 23 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (2.20%) CCSP
8 6 (0.94%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.78%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.63%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.63%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.16%) ISEB
11 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.51%) QA
2 12 (1.88%) GDPR
2 12 (1.88%) HIPAA
3 9 (1.41%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.78%) WCAG
5 4 (0.63%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) DICOM
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 437 (68.60%) Docker
2 19 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.47%) Ceph
5 3 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.31%) KVM
6 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 362 (56.83%) Kubernetes
2 301 (47.25%) Terraform
3 107 (16.80%) Ansible
4 106 (16.64%) Opscode Chef
5 101 (15.86%) Puppet
6 62 (9.73%) Prometheus
7 50 (7.85%) Grafana
8 27 (4.24%) Istio
9 25 (3.92%) Rancher
10 24 (3.77%) Kibana
11 16 (2.51%) Consul
11 16 (2.51%) Graylog
12 15 (2.35%) Salt
13 12 (1.88%) Failover Clustering
14 9 (1.41%) Packer
15 5 (0.78%) Argo
15 5 (0.78%) Kubeflow
15 5 (0.78%) Nagios
16 2 (0.31%) vCenter Server
16 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 73 (11.46%) SaltStack
2 69 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.48%) Databricks
4 38 (5.97%) VMware
5 37 (5.81%) Google
6 27 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 22 (3.45%) IBM
7 22 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 17 (2.67%) Oracle
9 16 (2.51%) SAP
10 9 (1.41%) Pega
10 9 (1.41%) WSO2
11 8 (1.26%) AppDynamics
12 7 (1.10%) Apple
12 7 (1.10%) Symantec
12 7 (1.10%) Veritas
13 6 (0.94%) Confluent
13 6 (0.94%) Spotify
14 5 (0.78%) New Relic
14 5 (0.78%) Splunk