Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 89 105
Rank change year-on-year +57 +16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 56 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.53% 1.43% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.00% 11.32% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 17
Kent median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -7.41% +10.77%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £66,600
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 175 159 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.40% 12.60% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 128 132 141
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Kent.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Kent over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
West Malling +22 16 £38,750 +3.33% 4
Tunbridge Wells +25 12 £40,000 - 7
Maidstone +10 10 £45,000 - 6
Chatham - 7 £65,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £28,750 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £48,750 - 4
Sevenoaks +4 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (58.93%) C#
4 27 (48.21%) .NET
4 27 (48.21%) AngularJS
5 22 (39.29%) MVC
6 21 (37.50%) TDD
7 17 (30.36%) HTML
7 17 (30.36%) CSS
8 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 15 (26.79%) DevOps
9 15 (26.79%) Google
10 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (25.00%) Finance
10 14 (25.00%) SQL
10 14 (25.00%) React
11 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
11 13 (23.21%) Scrum
11 13 (23.21%) Test Automation
11 13 (23.21%) BDD
12 12 (21.43%) TeamCity
12 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.64%) Windows
13 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (19.64%) JIRA
13 11 (19.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (17.86%) Serverless
14 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.93%) CMS
2 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) NServiceBus
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.86%) Serverless
3 9 (16.07%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (12.50%) Office 365
5 3 (5.36%) Google Analytics
5 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (5.36%) NuGet
6 2 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.79%) Heroku
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) DHCP
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) NAS
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.79%) MPLS
4 1 (1.79%) MQTT
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.14%) MySQL
6 3 (5.36%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (3.57%) Big Data
7 2 (3.57%) Blockchain
7 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 11 (19.64%) JIRA
3 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.71%) Selenium
5 5 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 4 (7.14%) TestRail
6 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (3.57%) PhpStorm
8 2 (3.57%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) Calabash
9 1 (1.79%) JMeter
9 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Games
3 5 (8.93%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Graduate
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) .NET
1 27 (48.21%) AngularJS
2 17 (30.36%) CSS
2 17 (30.36%) HTML
3 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (25.00%) React
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (17.86%) RESTful
7 9 (16.07%) REST
8 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (14.29%) WCF
9 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 7 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (12.50%) MSMQ
9 7 (12.50%) WPF
10 6 (10.71%) Sass
11 5 (8.93%) HTML5
11 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Robotics
3 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) MVC
3 21 (37.50%) TDD
4 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.79%) DevOps
6 13 (23.21%) BDD
6 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 13 (23.21%) Test Automation
7 11 (19.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (17.86%) Kanban
8 10 (17.86%) User Stories
9 9 (16.07%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (14.29%) Microservices
10 8 (14.29%) Web Development
11 7 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 7 (12.50%) Web Application Development
12 5 (8.93%) Coaching
12 5 (8.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby
5 7 (12.50%) F#
6 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
7 4 (7.14%) Python
8 3 (5.36%) C++
8 3 (5.36%) Java
8 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) MCSE
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) MCITP
2 2 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) CISA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) HNC
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.50%) Docker
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Google
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (8.93%) MuleSoft
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.36%) Splunk
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.79%) Avaya
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) IBM