Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 19 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 381 470 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.32% 9.88% 5.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.43% 43.93% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 339 430 199
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.38% -5.91% +10.00%

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 1,018 1,070 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.92% 22.50% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 857 901 646
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,400 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
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 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 237 (62.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (34.91%) DevOps
4 108 (28.35%) Java
5 100 (26.25%) SQL
6 95 (24.93%) Python
7 94 (24.67%) Docker
8 88 (23.10%) C#
8 88 (23.10%) Linux
9 81 (21.26%) Kubernetes
10 76 (19.95%) Finance
11 75 (19.69%) JavaScript
12 70 (18.37%) Jenkins
13 68 (17.85%) Git (software)
14 66 (17.32%) Microsoft
15 63 (16.54%) Google Cloud Platform
16 60 (15.75%) .NET
17 57 (14.96%) Open Source
18 55 (14.44%) TDD
19 54 (14.17%) Software Engineering
19 54 (14.17%) Windows
20 53 (13.91%) VMware
21 52 (13.65%) Web Services
21 52 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
22 50 (13.12%) Test Automation
23 48 (12.60%) Firewall
23 48 (12.60%) Google
24 45 (11.81%) Microservices
25 44 (11.55%) Opscode Chef
26 40 (10.50%) Migration

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 23 (6.04%) IIS
2 16 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.67%) Apache
4 13 (3.41%) nginx
5 11 (2.89%) Apache Spark
5 11 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.84%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (1.84%) Confluence
6 7 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.84%) Mule
7 4 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.79%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 237 (62.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (16.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 35 (9.19%) IaaS
4 25 (6.56%) SaaS
5 24 (6.30%) PaaS
6 20 (5.25%) Office 365
7 15 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (3.67%) GitHub
9 13 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (3.15%) AWS CodePipeline
11 11 (2.89%) Serverless
12 10 (2.62%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 8 (2.10%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (1.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
16 4 (1.05%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.60%) Firewall
2 27 (7.09%) VPN
3 15 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (3.67%) WAN
5 13 (3.41%) LAN
5 13 (3.41%) VoIP
6 12 (3.15%) BGP
6 12 (3.15%) OSPF
7 11 (2.89%) MPLS
8 10 (2.62%) Broadband
8 10 (2.62%) DNS
8 10 (2.62%) Internet
8 10 (2.62%) NX-OS
8 10 (2.62%) WLAN
9 9 (2.36%) VPLS
10 6 (1.57%) Network Security
10 6 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.31%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.71%) MySQL
2 36 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.30%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.46%) Riak
6 14 (3.67%) Big Data
7 13 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (2.36%) Apache Hive
11 9 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.36%) Redis
12 7 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (1.05%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.05%) InfluxDB
13 4 (1.05%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 70 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 68 (17.85%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.66%) Selenium
4 28 (7.35%) Cucumber
5 24 (6.30%) Maven
6 19 (4.99%) NUnit
7 14 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (3.15%) CircleCI
8 12 (3.15%) Mercurial
8 12 (3.15%) Subversion
9 11 (2.89%) JIRA
10 10 (2.62%) SonarQube
11 9 (2.36%) Mockito
12 8 (2.10%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.84%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.84%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.84%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.57%) JUnit
14 6 (1.57%) Travis CI
14 6 (1.57%) webpack
General
1 76 (19.95%) Finance
2 14 (3.67%) Retail
3 12 (3.15%) Local Government
3 12 (3.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.84%) Banking
5 5 (1.31%) Marketing
6 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.26%) Automotive
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (34.38%) Developer
2 54 (14.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (12.60%) Architect
4 47 (12.34%) Senior Developer
5 33 (8.66%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 26 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (6.04%) Software Engineer
8 22 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
8 22 (5.77%) Platform Engineer
8 22 (5.77%) Test Engineer
9 20 (5.25%) Consultant
9 20 (5.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 20 (5.25%) Senior Test Engineer
9 20 (5.25%) Test Automation Engineer
10 19 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (4.99%) Developer in Test
10 19 (4.99%) Java Developer
10 19 (4.99%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.75%) .NET
2 52 (13.65%) Web Services
3 37 (9.71%) HTML
4 36 (9.45%) CSS
5 33 (8.66%) Spring
6 31 (8.14%) ASP.NET
7 29 (7.61%) React
8 27 (7.09%) Node.js
9 24 (6.30%) Kafka
9 24 (6.30%) Spring Boot
10 23 (6.04%) AngularJS
11 21 (5.51%) .NET Core
12 20 (5.25%) Gherkin
13 17 (4.46%) Vue.js
14 16 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (3.15%) Middleware
16 12 (3.15%) REST
17 11 (2.89%) jQuery
17 11 (2.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.46%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.15%) User Experience
6 11 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.10%) Cloud Native
8 8 (2.10%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.84%) Video\Live Streaming
10 6 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.05%) New Media
12 4 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) Video on Demand
13 3 (0.79%) CMDB
13 3 (0.79%) W3C
14 2 (0.52%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.10%) Linux
2 54 (14.17%) Windows
3 31 (8.14%) Unix
4 21 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 16 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.67%) Android
7 7 (1.84%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.79%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.52%) AIX
9 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (34.91%) DevOps
3 57 (14.96%) Open Source
4 55 (14.44%) TDD
5 54 (14.17%) Software Engineering
6 52 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (13.12%) Test Automation
8 45 (11.81%) Microservices
9 40 (10.50%) Migration
10 35 (9.19%) Mobile Development
10 35 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (8.40%) BDD
11 32 (8.40%) Scrum
12 29 (7.61%) Configuration Management
12 29 (7.61%) MVC
13 26 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 26 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (5.25%) Analytics
15 19 (4.99%) Deployment Automation
16 18 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 108 (28.35%) Java
2 100 (26.25%) SQL
3 95 (24.93%) Python
4 88 (23.10%) C#
5 75 (19.69%) JavaScript
6 37 (9.71%) Ruby
7 32 (8.40%) Bash Shell
7 32 (8.40%) PHP
7 32 (8.40%) PowerShell
8 24 (6.30%) Kotlin
8 24 (6.30%) Scala
9 22 (5.77%) Java 8
10 18 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.57%) Go
11 6 (1.57%) Perl
12 5 (1.31%) C
13 4 (1.05%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.05%) ES6
13 4 (1.05%) Groovy
13 4 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (4.46%) CCNP
3 14 (3.67%) AWS Certification
4 10 (2.62%) CCIE
4 10 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.84%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.57%) CISSP
6 6 (1.57%) MCSA
6 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.31%) CEH
7 5 (1.31%) GIAC
7 5 (1.31%) SANS
8 4 (1.05%) CCNA
8 4 (1.05%) CCSP
9 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.79%) RHCE
9 3 (0.79%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.52%) Degree
10 2 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.52%) WCAG
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 94 (24.67%) Docker
2 21 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (0.79%) XenApp
6 2 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) Firmware
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 81 (21.26%) Kubernetes
2 44 (11.55%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (10.24%) Ansible
3 39 (10.24%) Terraform
4 37 (9.71%) Puppet
5 16 (4.20%) Prometheus
5 16 (4.20%) Rancher
6 12 (3.15%) Cobbler
6 12 (3.15%) Tivoli
7 10 (2.62%) SCOM
8 9 (2.36%) Grafana
9 6 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.05%) CFEngine
11 4 (1.05%) Consul
11 4 (1.05%) Packer
12 3 (0.79%) Graphite
12 3 (0.79%) Nagios
12 3 (0.79%) Opsview
13 2 (0.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.91%) VMware
3 48 (12.60%) Google
4 36 (9.45%) Cisco
5 23 (6.04%) Rackspace
6 19 (4.99%) Oracle
7 16 (4.20%) CheckPoint
8 13 (3.41%) Juniper
9 12 (3.15%) EnterpriseDB
9 12 (3.15%) Veeam
10 10 (2.62%) AppDynamics
10 10 (2.62%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.62%) Splunk
11 7 (1.84%) Citrix
11 7 (1.84%) HP
12 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
13 5 (1.31%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.05%) ForgeRock
14 4 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.79%) Red Hat