Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 55 130
Rank change year-on-year +35 +75 +48
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 355 206 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.70% 4.21% 2.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.50% 31.45% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 331 179 91
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% -1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 922 655 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.20% 13.39% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 795 547 423
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Leeds

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Leeds over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 202 (56.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 150 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (40.56%) DevOps
4 127 (35.77%) Java
5 105 (29.58%) Linux
6 104 (29.30%) Finance
7 100 (28.17%) C#
8 99 (27.89%) Python
9 96 (27.04%) SQL
10 92 (25.92%) Docker
11 88 (24.79%) Jenkins
12 82 (23.10%) Microsoft
13 69 (19.44%) Puppet
14 66 (18.59%) Ruby
15 63 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (17.46%) Test Automation
17 61 (17.18%) Git (software)
17 61 (17.18%) Open Source
17 61 (17.18%) Configuration Management
17 61 (17.18%) Windows
18 60 (16.90%) Bash Shell
18 60 (16.90%) Opscode Chef
19 55 (15.49%) SQL Server
20 54 (15.21%) VMware
21 53 (14.93%) JavaScript
22 52 (14.65%) Web Services
23 50 (14.08%) Microservices
23 50 (14.08%) Terraform
24 48 (13.52%) Active Directory
25 45 (12.68%) Ansible

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 19 (5.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.66%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.82%) OpenStack
5 9 (2.54%) Apache Solr
5 9 (2.54%) CMS
6 8 (2.25%) CloudStack
7 7 (1.97%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.97%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.69%) IIS
9 5 (1.41%) Confluence
9 5 (1.41%) JBoss
10 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.85%) Apache
11 3 (0.85%) SAS
11 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 202 (56.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (9.86%) SaaS
3 28 (7.89%) IaaS
4 25 (7.04%) Office 365
5 24 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (6.76%) PaaS
6 19 (5.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (4.51%) Serverless
8 10 (2.82%) GitHub
9 8 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.41%) Amazon SageMaker
11 5 (1.41%) G Suite
12 4 (1.13%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.56%) Akamai
13 2 (0.56%) Apigee
13 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.63%) DNS
2 11 (3.10%) DHCP
3 9 (2.54%) Firewall
3 9 (2.54%) Intranet
4 8 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (2.25%) WAN
5 7 (1.97%) LAN
6 6 (1.69%) VPN
7 5 (1.41%) SAN
7 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.13%) Skype
9 3 (0.85%) Internet
10 2 (0.56%) BGP
10 2 (0.56%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.56%) NAS
10 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.56%) OSPF
10 2 (0.56%) Wireless
10 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.01%) MongoDB
3 28 (7.89%) MySQL
4 26 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.51%) Amazon Redshift
6 14 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (3.94%) Riak
7 13 (3.66%) Big Data
8 11 (3.10%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
12 7 (1.97%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.69%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.41%) Redis
14 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 88 (24.79%) Jenkins
2 61 (17.18%) Git (software)
3 42 (11.83%) Selenium
4 34 (9.58%) Cucumber
5 31 (8.73%) NUnit
6 29 (8.17%) JIRA
7 17 (4.79%) Maven
8 16 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (4.23%) Subversion
10 12 (3.38%) TeamCity
11 11 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (2.82%) Bitbucket
12 10 (2.82%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (2.54%) Vagrant
14 6 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (1.41%) GitLab
16 3 (0.85%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.85%) Gradle
16 3 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 104 (29.30%) Finance
2 19 (5.35%) Retail
3 12 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.25%) Marketing
5 7 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.41%) Local Government
6 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (35.21%) Developer
2 67 (18.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (13.24%) Platform Engineer
4 46 (12.96%) Architect
5 42 (11.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 39 (10.99%) AWS Engineer
7 38 (10.70%) Senior Developer
8 33 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
9 32 (9.01%) Test Automation Developer
10 31 (8.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 30 (8.45%) Developer in Test
11 30 (8.45%) Java Developer
12 28 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
13 26 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
13 26 (7.32%) Test Engineer
14 24 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 24 (6.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 19 (5.35%) Senior Test Automation Developer
15 19 (5.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.65%) Web Services
2 42 (11.83%) .NET
3 36 (10.14%) Spring
4 33 (9.30%) Spring Boot
5 30 (8.45%) Gherkin
6 25 (7.04%) Node.js
7 22 (6.20%) CSS
7 22 (6.20%) HTML
8 20 (5.63%) Kafka
9 18 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
10 17 (4.79%) AngularJS
11 16 (4.51%) ASP.NET
12 14 (3.94%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (3.94%) React
13 11 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (3.10%) Dropwizard
14 10 (2.82%) Vue.js
15 9 (2.54%) Express
15 9 (2.54%) Lucene
16 8 (2.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.25%) Fintech
7 8 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.97%) CMDB
8 7 (1.97%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.41%) CCTV
10 4 (1.13%) User Experience
11 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.85%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.56%) Clustering
13 1 (0.28%) Blog
13 1 (0.28%) EPoS
13 1 (0.28%) Media Streaming
13 1 (0.28%) PKI
13 1 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 105 (29.58%) Linux
2 61 (17.18%) Windows
3 37 (10.42%) Unix
4 27 (7.61%) Windows Server
5 23 (6.48%) Android
6 14 (3.94%) CentOS
7 13 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.13%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.28%) HPUX
14 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.28%) VMS
14 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (40.56%) DevOps
3 63 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (17.46%) Test Automation
5 61 (17.18%) Configuration Management
5 61 (17.18%) Open Source
6 50 (14.08%) Microservices
7 40 (11.27%) Mobile Development
8 38 (10.70%) Software Engineering
9 36 (10.14%) Scrum
9 36 (10.14%) TDD
10 31 (8.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 30 (8.45%) API Testing
12 29 (8.17%) ITIL
13 28 (7.89%) Deployment Automation
13 28 (7.89%) Migration
13 28 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (7.61%) IT Strategy
15 22 (6.20%) MVC
16 21 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 127 (35.77%) Java
2 100 (28.17%) C#
3 99 (27.89%) Python
4 96 (27.04%) SQL
5 66 (18.59%) Ruby
6 60 (16.90%) Bash Shell
7 53 (14.93%) JavaScript
8 27 (7.61%) Java 8
8 27 (7.61%) PowerShell
9 26 (7.32%) Shell Script
10 21 (5.92%) Scala
11 17 (4.79%) Kotlin
12 14 (3.94%) Objective-C
13 12 (3.38%) Perl
14 10 (2.82%) Go
14 10 (2.82%) PHP
15 9 (2.54%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.69%) ES6
16 6 (1.69%) Java 9
16 6 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.20%) AWS Certification
2 10 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.97%) Degree
4 7 (1.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.13%) RHCE
6 4 (1.13%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.56%) CCNA
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.56%) MCSA
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.28%) VCP5
8 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (4.51%) SLA
2 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.69%) QA
4 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (25.92%) Docker
2 48 (13.52%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.82%) vSphere
5 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.13%) HDFS
7 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.56%) Xen
7 2 (0.56%) XenServer
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 69 (19.44%) Puppet
2 60 (16.90%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (14.08%) Terraform
4 45 (12.68%) Ansible
5 44 (12.39%) Kubernetes
6 25 (7.04%) Cobbler
7 18 (5.07%) Tivoli
8 16 (4.51%) Prometheus
9 14 (3.94%) Rancher
10 11 (3.10%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (2.82%) Packer
12 7 (1.97%) Consul
12 7 (1.97%) Grafana
13 5 (1.41%) SCCM
14 4 (1.13%) Graphite
14 4 (1.13%) Nagios
15 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.85%) Kibana
15 3 (0.85%) Salt
16 2 (0.56%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 82 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.21%) VMware
3 34 (9.58%) Oracle
4 29 (8.17%) Google
5 22 (6.20%) Xamarin
6 21 (5.92%) Cisco
7 18 (5.07%) EnterpriseDB
8 14 (3.94%) Citrix
8 14 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.54%) Rackspace
10 8 (2.25%) Brocade
10 8 (2.25%) Dell
10 8 (2.25%) Splunk
11 6 (1.69%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.41%) Avaya
13 4 (1.13%) Tableau
14 3 (0.85%) CheckPoint
15 2 (0.56%) Apple
15 2 (0.56%) Fortinet
15 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com