Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 29 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.36% 2.12% 2.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.66% 23.68% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 17
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -17.50%
10th Percentile £29,700 £35,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £38,750 £48,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.05%

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 113 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 13.09% 8.93% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 105 71 39
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06% -17.50%
10th Percentile £25,100 £19,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,500 £42,500 £49,400
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Burnley +17 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Preston +3 5 £40,000 +10.34%
Blackpool - 2 £25,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) Node.js
5 12 (41.38%) CSS3
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
6 11 (37.93%) Subversion
7 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) SaaS
9 8 (27.59%) WebSockets
9 8 (27.59%) VoIP
9 8 (27.59%) Docker
9 8 (27.59%) DevOps
9 8 (27.59%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (27.59%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (27.59%) Serverless
10 7 (24.14%) Re-Platforming
10 7 (24.14%) SDLC
10 7 (24.14%) React
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
11 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) Selenium
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) .NET
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
12 5 (17.24%) Unix

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 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) SaaS
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (27.59%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (27.59%) Serverless
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (17.24%) npm
5 4 (13.79%) Yarn
6 3 (10.34%) IaaS
7 2 (6.90%) Office 365
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (3.45%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (3.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) VoIP
2 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.34%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
3 5 (17.24%) Grunt
3 5 (17.24%) gulp
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (17.24%) webpack
4 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) Ant
6 1 (3.45%) Appium
6 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) Mockito
6 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Product Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) Node.js
4 12 (41.38%) CSS3
4 12 (41.38%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) WebSockets
6 7 (24.14%) React
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 3 (10.34%) REST
11 2 (6.90%) React Native
11 2 (6.90%) Sass
12 1 (3.45%) Doctrine
12 1 (3.45%) Express
12 1 (3.45%) Spring
12 1 (3.45%) Symfony
12 1 (3.45%) WebRTC
12 1 (3.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Animation
1 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
2 9 (31.03%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) DevOps
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 7 (24.14%) Re-Platforming
4 7 (24.14%) SDLC
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Microservices
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
7 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Application Packaging
8 3 (10.34%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (10.34%) Presales
8 3 (10.34%) Product Management
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Groovy
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCP
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Packer
3 1 (3.45%) Rancher
3 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Sage