Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 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
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 479 528 922
Rank change year-on-year +49 +394 +226
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 651 152 132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.35% 0.86% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 360 120 73
10th Percentile " £53,625 £43,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -3.57%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £114,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year +6.38% +2.55% -1.79%

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 48,198 17,769 40,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.82% 40.33% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 33,885 15,214 33,791
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,031 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 2021. 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 -12 375 £80,000 +3.23% 47
North of England -38 132 £60,000 - 8
Yorkshire -46 76 £60,000 - 1
South East -110 69 £75,000 +25.00% 8
North West -57 52 £65,000 +8.33% 7
Midlands -103 32 £80,000 +6.67% 7
East of England -91 24 £72,500 - 8
West Midlands -80 23 £80,000 +14.29% 5
East Midlands -66 9 £70,000 -6.67% 2
North East -32 4 £77,500 -
South West -102 3 £62,500 -16.67% 2
Amazon EKS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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.

1 563 (86.48%) AWS
2 442 (67.90%) Kubernetes
3 412 (63.29%) DevOps
4 398 (61.14%) Docker
5 342 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
6 296 (45.47%) Terraform
7 288 (44.24%) Python
8 261 (40.09%) Azure
9 231 (35.48%) Serverless
10 226 (34.72%) Java
11 223 (34.25%) Infrastructure as Code
12 191 (29.34%) Software Engineering
13 183 (28.11%) Problem-Solving
14 182 (27.96%) AWS CloudFormation
15 178 (27.34%) Linux
16 163 (25.04%) Node.js
17 160 (24.58%) Git (software)
18 148 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
19 146 (22.43%) Go
20 143 (21.97%) Puppet
21 139 (21.35%) GitHub
22 137 (21.04%) Cloud Native
22 137 (21.04%) C#
23 135 (20.74%) Microservices
23 135 (20.74%) Mentoring
24 133 (20.43%) Jenkins
25 129 (19.82%) JavaScript
26 125 (19.20%) Configuration Management
27 122 (18.74%) Amazon RDS
28 118 (18.13%) OpenShift

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 24 (3.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (2.76%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.46%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.30%) Apache
5 15 (2.30%) Confluence
5 15 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
6 10 (1.54%) nginx
6 10 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.23%) CMS
7 8 (1.23%) Magnolia
8 7 (1.08%) Traefik
9 6 (0.92%) JBoss
10 4 (0.61%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.15%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.15%) IIS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Chatbot
1 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.15%) Figma
2 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 563 (86.48%) AWS
2 261 (40.09%) Azure
3 231 (35.48%) Serverless
4 182 (27.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 139 (21.35%) GitHub
6 118 (18.13%) GCP
6 118 (18.13%) OpenShift
7 113 (17.36%) Amazon ECS
8 108 (16.59%) AWS Lambda
9 93 (14.29%) PaaS
10 82 (12.60%) SaaS
11 77 (11.83%) Amazon S3
12 70 (10.75%) Pulumi
13 68 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
14 62 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
15 53 (8.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 36 (5.53%) Slack
17 28 (4.30%) IaaS
18 27 (4.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 24 (3.69%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 71 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 46 (7.07%) Network Security
3 45 (6.91%) Firewall
4 29 (4.45%) HTTP
5 26 (3.99%) VPN
6 22 (3.38%) Cisco IPT
7 11 (1.69%) LAN
7 11 (1.69%) WAN
8 10 (1.54%) IPv4
9 8 (1.23%) DNS
10 7 (1.08%) SAN
10 7 (1.08%) SD-WAN
10 7 (1.08%) VSAN
11 6 (0.92%) DMZ
11 6 (0.92%) DSL
12 4 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.31%) VLAN
14 1 (0.15%) BGP
14 1 (0.15%) Intranet
14 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (18.74%) Amazon RDS
2 106 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
3 93 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 90 (13.82%) MySQL
5 71 (10.91%) Redis
6 60 (9.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 54 (8.29%) NoSQL
8 46 (7.07%) MongoDB
9 40 (6.14%) Big Data
10 26 (3.99%) Amazon Athena
11 22 (3.38%) Data Lake
12 20 (3.07%) Electronic Patient Records
13 18 (2.76%) Relational Database
14 14 (2.15%) Amazon Aurora
14 14 (2.15%) Event Store
15 11 (1.69%) SQL Server
16 10 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (0.92%) Blockchain
18 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
18 2 (0.31%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 160 (24.58%) Git (software)
2 133 (20.43%) Jenkins
3 101 (15.51%) GitLab
4 39 (5.99%) JIRA
5 24 (3.69%) CircleCI
6 19 (2.92%) PyCharm
7 16 (2.46%) kappa
8 13 (2.00%) JUnit
8 13 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (1.54%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.38%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.38%) EasyMock
11 7 (1.08%) gulp
11 7 (1.08%) Maven
12 6 (0.92%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.92%) git-flow
12 6 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.77%) SonarQube
14 4 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 88 (13.52%) Social Skills
2 86 (13.21%) Finance
3 32 (4.92%) Public Sector
4 28 (4.30%) Banking
5 27 (4.15%) Retail
6 20 (3.07%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.84%) Automotive
8 9 (1.38%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (0.77%) Documentation Skills
9 5 (0.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 3 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.31%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 198 (30.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 112 (17.20%) Software Engineer
3 103 (15.82%) AWS Engineer
4 84 (12.90%) Architect
5 82 (12.60%) AWS DevOps
5 82 (12.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 65 (9.98%) Developer
7 63 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
8 51 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 44 (6.76%) Principal Engineer
10 39 (5.99%) Principal Software Engineer
11 37 (5.68%) Python Engineer
12 31 (4.76%) Data Engineer
13 22 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (3.23%) Backend Developer
14 21 (3.23%) Security Engineer
14 21 (3.23%) Senior Developer
15 20 (3.07%) AWS Architect
15 20 (3.07%) Platform Engineer
16 18 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (25.04%) Node.js
2 99 (15.21%) React
3 95 (14.59%) RESTful
4 62 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 54 (8.29%) Kafka
6 51 (7.83%) Jest
6 51 (7.83%) Web Services
7 49 (7.53%) REST
7 49 (7.53%) Spring
8 47 (7.22%) Django
9 41 (6.30%) Redux
9 41 (6.30%) Spring Boot
10 38 (5.84%) .NET
11 37 (5.68%) Vue.js
12 33 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
13 29 (4.45%) Swagger
14 25 (3.84%) FastAPI
14 25 (3.84%) Next.js
15 20 (3.07%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (2.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 137 (21.04%) Cloud Native
2 70 (10.75%) Enterprise Cloud
3 64 (9.83%) Public Cloud
4 25 (3.84%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.38%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.76%) Virtual Team
8 16 (2.46%) User Experience
9 12 (1.84%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.84%) Blog
10 11 (1.69%) Clustering
11 10 (1.54%) NHS
12 8 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.08%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.92%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.77%) PKI
16 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 178 (27.34%) Linux
2 62 (9.52%) Windows
3 35 (5.38%) Unix
4 17 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.30%) CentOS
6 12 (1.84%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.92%) Android
8 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.31%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.15%) SUSE
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (63.29%) DevOps
2 342 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (34.25%) Infrastructure as Code
4 191 (29.34%) Software Engineering
5 183 (28.11%) Problem-Solving
6 135 (20.74%) Mentoring
6 135 (20.74%) Microservices
7 125 (19.20%) Configuration Management
8 115 (17.67%) Thought Leadership
9 104 (15.98%) Test Automation
10 97 (14.90%) Risk Management
11 94 (14.44%) SDLC
12 93 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
13 89 (13.67%) Technical Leadership
14 82 (12.60%) Scrum
15 77 (11.83%) User Stories
16 72 (11.06%) Emotional Intelligence
16 72 (11.06%) Functional Testing
17 71 (10.91%) Load Balancing
18 64 (9.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 288 (44.24%) Python
2 226 (34.72%) Java
3 146 (22.43%) Go
4 137 (21.04%) C#
5 129 (19.82%) JavaScript
6 97 (14.90%) Ruby
7 91 (13.98%) Bash Shell
8 77 (11.83%) PowerShell
9 61 (9.37%) TypeScript
10 57 (8.76%) SQL
11 33 (5.07%) Scala
12 22 (3.38%) Java 11
13 21 (3.23%) Groovy
14 13 (2.00%) C
15 12 (1.84%) Java 8
15 12 (1.84%) Kotlin
15 12 (1.84%) Perl
15 12 (1.84%) PHP
16 11 (1.69%) C++
17 10 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (16.44%) AWS Certification
2 59 (9.06%) Degree
3 31 (4.76%) OCP
3 31 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
4 22 (3.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 22 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (3.38%) CISSP
5 15 (2.30%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.15%) CCSP
7 12 (1.84%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) MCSA
9 1 (0.15%) MCSE
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.61%) QA
2 11 (1.69%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.61%) WCAG
4 1 (0.15%) GDPR
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 398 (61.14%) Docker
2 29 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.23%) KVM
4 8 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.08%) Ceph
6 3 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.15%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.15%) NFS
7 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 442 (67.90%) Kubernetes
2 296 (45.47%) Terraform
3 148 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 143 (21.97%) Puppet
5 112 (17.20%) Ansible
6 84 (12.90%) Prometheus
7 43 (6.61%) Istio
8 33 (5.07%) Grafana
9 30 (4.61%) Rancher
10 17 (2.61%) Salt
11 16 (2.46%) Nagios
12 11 (1.69%) Packer
13 10 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (1.54%) SCCM
13 10 (1.54%) ZABBIX
14 9 (1.38%) Argo
15 7 (1.08%) vCenter Server
16 6 (0.92%) Consul
16 6 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
16 6 (0.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 75 (11.52%) SaltStack
2 70 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 53 (8.14%) Google
4 47 (7.22%) Red Hat
5 41 (6.30%) VMware
6 38 (5.84%) Oracle
7 34 (5.22%) IBM
8 23 (3.53%) SAP
9 22 (3.38%) Databricks
10 16 (2.46%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.54%) Alibaba
11 10 (1.54%) Dynatrace
12 8 (1.23%) AppDynamics
12 8 (1.23%) LexisNexis
12 8 (1.23%) New Relic
12 8 (1.23%) Pega
12 8 (1.23%) Veracode
12 8 (1.23%) WSO2
13 5 (0.77%) Symantec
13 5 (0.77%) Veritas