Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 60 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 27 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.20% 3.24% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.32% 25.22% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 16
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,875 £48,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 111 115 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 13.15% 12.83% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 52
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £23,613 £19,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £60,875
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Preston +14 9 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Burnley +12 6 £37,500 +3.45% 3
Blackpool - 3 £24,000 - 2
Newton-le-Willows -2 1 £62,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Docker
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) Subversion
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 6 (22.22%) SaaS
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Node.js
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium
7 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) MySQL
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
7 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
7 5 (18.52%) React
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) SaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (11.11%) IaaS
3 3 (11.11%) npm
3 3 (11.11%) Serverless
4 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) Yarn
5 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.70%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
1 3 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (11.11%) Grunt
4 3 (11.11%) gulp
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) webpack
5 1 (3.70%) Appium
5 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
5 1 (3.70%) Mockito
5 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
2 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) DBA
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) CSS3
3 7 (25.93%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
4 5 (18.52%) Node.js
4 5 (18.52%) React
4 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) Symfony
6 3 (11.11%) WebSockets
7 2 (7.41%) Laravel
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) Vue.js
8 1 (3.70%) Angular 2
8 1 (3.70%) Doctrine
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.70%) Sass
8 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Animation
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) DevOps
1 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) SDLC
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) Microservices
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
4 4 (14.81%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Presales
5 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (7.41%) API Development
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle