Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 50 121
Rank change year-on-year +29 +71 +72
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 442 255 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.85% 5.14% 2.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.83% 35.47% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 412 196 102
Leeds median annual salary £52,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £73,625 £72,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,032 719 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.99% 14.50% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 880 589 390
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,500 £66,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +5.00%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 233 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (51.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 215 (48.64%) DevOps
4 158 (35.75%) Java
5 157 (35.52%) Linux
6 147 (33.26%) Python
7 121 (27.38%) C#
8 116 (26.24%) Finance
9 113 (25.57%) Docker
10 111 (25.11%) Jenkins
11 108 (24.43%) Microsoft
12 96 (21.72%) SQL
13 90 (20.36%) Git (software)
14 88 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
15 87 (19.68%) .NET
16 84 (19.00%) Puppet
17 83 (18.78%) Test Automation
18 81 (18.33%) Ansible
18 81 (18.33%) JavaScript
19 72 (16.29%) Ruby
20 70 (15.84%) Windows
21 69 (15.61%) Configuration Management
22 67 (15.16%) Bash Shell
23 64 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
23 64 (14.48%) Node.js
24 62 (14.03%) TDD
25 60 (13.57%) Google
26 59 (13.35%) Terraform
27 56 (12.67%) Oracle
28 54 (12.22%) SQL Server

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 20 (4.52%) OpenStack
2 19 (4.30%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.07%) CloudStack
4 16 (3.62%) Apache Spark
5 14 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.17%) IIS
6 13 (2.94%) MS Exchange
7 12 (2.71%) Confluence
8 10 (2.26%) Apache
8 10 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.81%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.58%) JBoss
10 7 (1.58%) Skype for Business
10 7 (1.58%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.58%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.36%) CMS
11 6 (1.36%) nginx
12 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.23%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 226 (51.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (8.60%) SaaS
3 29 (6.56%) Office 365
4 28 (6.33%) IaaS
4 28 (6.33%) PaaS
5 26 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (4.75%) Amazon S3
8 19 (4.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (4.07%) Serverless
10 13 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (2.26%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (1.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (1.58%) GitHub
16 6 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
17 5 (1.13%) CloudFront
17 5 (1.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.66%) DNS
2 15 (3.39%) SAN
3 13 (2.94%) DHCP
3 13 (2.94%) Firewall
4 10 (2.26%) Internet
5 9 (2.04%) NAS
5 9 (2.04%) VPN
6 6 (1.36%) Intranet
6 6 (1.36%) WAN
7 5 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.13%) LAN
7 5 (1.13%) Network Security
8 4 (0.90%) AMQP
9 3 (0.68%) SMS
10 2 (0.45%) HTTP
10 2 (0.45%) Skype
10 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Firepower
11 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.09%) MySQL
3 37 (8.37%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.11%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.20%) Big Data
6 22 (4.98%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (4.52%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (3.62%) Riak
11 14 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (2.26%) Redis
12 10 (2.26%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.58%) Amazon Aurora
14 6 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.36%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 111 (25.11%) Jenkins
2 90 (20.36%) Git (software)
3 52 (11.76%) JIRA
4 29 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (6.33%) Maven
6 24 (5.43%) Bitbucket
6 24 (5.43%) Visual Studio Team System
7 22 (4.98%) Cucumber
7 22 (4.98%) Selenium
7 22 (4.98%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (3.17%) Gradle
9 14 (3.17%) NUnit
9 14 (3.17%) Subversion
10 12 (2.71%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (1.58%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.36%) MSBuild
13 6 (1.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 116 (26.24%) Finance
2 40 (9.05%) Retail
3 17 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.04%) Marketing
5 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.58%) Local Government
6 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.13%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Back Office
8 4 (0.90%) Banking
8 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (31.22%) Developer
2 99 (22.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 69 (15.61%) Architect
4 43 (9.73%) AWS Engineer
5 40 (9.05%) Platform Engineer
6 36 (8.14%) AWS DevOps
7 35 (7.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 35 (7.92%) Java Developer
7 35 (7.92%) Software Architect
8 33 (7.47%) Senior Developer
9 23 (5.20%) Cloud Engineer
10 21 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (4.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 18 (4.07%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.07%) Cloud Architect
13 17 (3.85%) Developer in Test
13 17 (3.85%) Test Automation Developer
14 16 (3.62%) Software Engineer
14 16 (3.62%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (19.68%) .NET
2 64 (14.48%) Node.js
3 53 (11.99%) Web Services
4 45 (10.18%) Spring
5 43 (9.73%) AngularJS
6 37 (8.37%) Spring Boot
7 31 (7.01%) ASP.NET
8 24 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (5.43%) CSS
8 24 (5.43%) HTML
8 24 (5.43%) Kafka
9 23 (5.20%) Middleware
10 21 (4.75%) React
11 18 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (3.85%) Gherkin
13 14 (3.17%) Dropwizard
13 14 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
14 12 (2.71%) jQuery
15 11 (2.49%) .NET Core
15 11 (2.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.22%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (5.20%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 12 (2.71%) User Experience
7 11 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.49%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.81%) Clustering
8 8 (1.81%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.58%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.90%) CMDB
11 4 (0.90%) Replication
12 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.45%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.45%) Photography
13 2 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 157 (35.52%) Linux
2 70 (15.84%) Windows
3 45 (10.18%) Unix
4 26 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.98%) Android
6 16 (3.62%) CentOS
7 15 (3.39%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.13%) Debian
8 5 (1.13%) HPUX
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.90%) AIX
9 4 (0.90%) Solaris
9 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.45%) VMS
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.23%) Fedora
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (48.64%) DevOps
3 83 (18.78%) Test Automation
4 69 (15.61%) Configuration Management
5 64 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (14.03%) TDD
7 48 (10.86%) Scrum
7 48 (10.86%) Software Engineering
8 47 (10.63%) Microservices
9 43 (9.73%) Open Source
10 42 (9.50%) ITIL
10 42 (9.50%) Mentoring
11 40 (9.05%) MVC
12 35 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (7.01%) Deployment Automation
14 30 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (6.56%) IT Strategy
16 28 (6.33%) Presales
17 27 (6.11%) Mobile Development
18 26 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 158 (35.75%) Java
2 147 (33.26%) Python
3 121 (27.38%) C#
4 96 (21.72%) SQL
5 81 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 72 (16.29%) Ruby
7 67 (15.16%) Bash Shell
8 40 (9.05%) PowerShell
9 38 (8.60%) PHP
10 30 (6.79%) Java 8
11 28 (6.33%) Perl
12 27 (6.11%) C++
13 24 (5.43%) Scala
13 24 (5.43%) Shell Script
14 19 (4.30%) Kotlin
15 14 (3.17%) Go
15 14 (3.17%) Objective-C
16 11 (2.49%) PL/SQL
17 10 (2.26%) Apple Swift
17 10 (2.26%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (3.17%) AWS Certification
2 12 (2.71%) Degree
3 5 (1.13%) CEH
3 5 (1.13%) CISA
3 5 (1.13%) CISM
3 5 (1.13%) CISSP
3 5 (1.13%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (1.13%) CSSLP
3 5 (1.13%) GIAC
3 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (1.13%) SANS
3 5 (1.13%) SSCP
4 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) CCNA
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MCSA
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.30%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.81%) SLA
4 6 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.45%) GCP
5 2 (0.45%) GDPR
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 113 (25.57%) Docker
2 48 (10.86%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.30%) vSphere
4 16 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.94%) XenServer
6 8 (1.81%) Xen
7 7 (1.58%) HDFS
8 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.23%) LXC
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 88 (19.91%) Opscode Chef
2 84 (19.00%) Puppet
3 81 (18.33%) Ansible
4 59 (13.35%) Terraform
5 35 (7.92%) Kubernetes
6 25 (5.66%) Cobbler
7 14 (3.17%) Rancher
8 12 (2.71%) Packer
9 11 (2.49%) SCCM
9 11 (2.49%) SmoothWall
9 11 (2.49%) Tivoli
10 9 (2.04%) Grafana
10 9 (2.04%) Prometheus
11 8 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (1.58%) Nagios
13 6 (1.36%) Salt
14 5 (1.13%) Capistrano
14 5 (1.13%) SELinux
15 4 (0.90%) ZABBIX
16 3 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 108 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 60 (13.57%) Google
3 56 (12.67%) Oracle
4 48 (10.86%) VMware
5 22 (4.98%) Red Hat
6 21 (4.75%) Xamarin
7 16 (3.62%) New Relic
8 13 (2.94%) Cisco
9 10 (2.26%) SaltStack
9 10 (2.26%) Trend Micro
10 9 (2.04%) EnterpriseDB
10 9 (2.04%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.58%) Apigee
11 7 (1.58%) Citrix
11 7 (1.58%) Splunk
12 5 (1.13%) 3PAR
12 5 (1.13%) Brocade
12 5 (1.13%) Dell
12 5 (1.13%) HP
12 5 (1.13%) Vertica