Period
to 24 March 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 34 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 +54 +77
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 323 333 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.11% 6.60% 3.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.49% 39.50% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 277 308 153
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% -6.09% +27.78%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +27.78%

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 910 843 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.48% 16.72% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 764 711 528
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,875 £71,250 £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 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 202 (62.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 138 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (38.08%) DevOps
4 90 (27.86%) Java
5 85 (26.32%) SQL
5 85 (26.32%) Python
6 84 (26.01%) Docker
6 84 (26.01%) Jenkins
7 82 (25.39%) Linux
8 79 (24.46%) Finance
9 78 (24.15%) C#
10 72 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (19.50%) Git (software)
12 61 (18.89%) Open Source
12 61 (18.89%) Kubernetes
13 56 (17.34%) JavaScript
14 54 (16.72%) VMware
14 54 (16.72%) Opscode Chef
15 53 (16.41%) Microsoft
16 50 (15.48%) Google Cloud Platform
17 48 (14.86%) Puppet
17 48 (14.86%) Web Services
17 48 (14.86%) Ruby
18 46 (14.24%) Configuration Management
19 45 (13.93%) Google
19 45 (13.93%) Test Automation
20 42 (13.00%) Unix
20 42 (13.00%) Software Engineering
21 41 (12.69%) Windows
22 39 (12.07%) Microservices

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.95%) IIS
3 9 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.55%) Confluence
5 5 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.55%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.55%) nginx
6 4 (1.24%) Apache
6 4 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.24%) Mule
6 4 (1.24%) SAS
7 3 (0.93%) CloudStack
7 3 (0.93%) CMS
7 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.62%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 202 (62.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (15.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 38 (11.76%) IaaS
4 31 (9.60%) SaaS
5 29 (8.98%) PaaS
6 20 (6.19%) Office 365
7 14 (4.33%) AWS CodePipeline
8 11 (3.41%) GitHub
9 10 (3.10%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (2.79%) Serverless
11 7 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (1.55%) Amazon S3
13 5 (1.55%) G Suite
14 4 (1.24%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (1.24%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (1.24%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.46%) Firewall
2 25 (7.74%) VPN
3 15 (4.64%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (4.02%) BGP
4 13 (4.02%) DNS
4 13 (4.02%) OSPF
5 12 (3.72%) LAN
6 11 (3.41%) VoIP
6 11 (3.41%) WAN
7 10 (3.10%) MPLS
8 9 (2.79%) NX-OS
8 9 (2.79%) WLAN
9 8 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (2.48%) VPLS
10 5 (1.55%) DHCP
11 4 (1.24%) Broadband
11 4 (1.24%) Internet
11 4 (1.24%) IPv4
11 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.15%) MongoDB
3 34 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.67%) MySQL
5 24 (7.43%) Riak
6 19 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (4.33%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (2.79%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.86%) Big Data
11 6 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.86%) Redis
12 5 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.55%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.55%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.55%) Pentaho
13 4 (1.24%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (1.24%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 84 (26.01%) Jenkins
2 63 (19.50%) Git (software)
3 34 (10.53%) Selenium
4 26 (8.05%) Cucumber
5 20 (6.19%) NUnit
6 17 (5.26%) Maven
7 15 (4.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (4.33%) CircleCI
9 13 (4.02%) SonarQube
9 13 (4.02%) WebDriver
10 11 (3.41%) JIRA
10 11 (3.41%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.48%) GitLab
12 7 (2.17%) Codeship
12 7 (2.17%) Subversion
13 6 (1.86%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.86%) Travis CI
14 4 (1.24%) webpack
General
1 79 (24.46%) Finance
2 17 (5.26%) Retail
3 12 (3.72%) Local Government
3 12 (3.72%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.17%) Banking
5 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (31.27%) Developer
2 59 (18.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (14.24%) Architect
4 43 (13.31%) Senior Developer
5 38 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
6 29 (8.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 29 (8.98%) Linux Engineer
6 29 (8.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 28 (8.67%) AWS Engineer
8 27 (8.36%) Cloud Engineer
9 25 (7.74%) AWS DevOps
9 25 (7.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 21 (6.50%) Test Automation Developer
11 20 (6.19%) Developer in Test
11 20 (6.19%) Senior Test Automation Developer
11 20 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (6.19%) Test Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.86%) Web Services
2 35 (10.84%) HTML
3 33 (10.22%) Spring
4 31 (9.60%) .NET
5 26 (8.05%) AngularJS
6 25 (7.74%) CSS
6 25 (7.74%) Node.js
7 24 (7.43%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (7.43%) Spring Boot
8 22 (6.81%) Kafka
9 19 (5.88%) React
10 18 (5.57%) Gherkin
11 15 (4.64%) ASP.NET
12 14 (4.33%) HTML5
13 13 (4.02%) Express
14 12 (3.72%) Lambda Expressions
14 12 (3.72%) Middleware
15 11 (3.41%) JSON
15 11 (3.41%) Vue.js
16 10 (3.10%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.64%) Public Cloud
4 14 (4.33%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.41%) User Experience
7 9 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.55%) CCTV
9 5 (1.55%) Fintech
10 4 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.93%) CMDB
12 2 (0.62%) Blog
12 2 (0.62%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.62%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.31%) PKI
13 1 (0.31%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.39%) Linux
2 42 (13.00%) Unix
3 41 (12.69%) Windows
4 14 (4.33%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.02%) Android
6 9 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.55%) CentOS
8 4 (1.24%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (38.08%) DevOps
3 72 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (18.89%) Open Source
5 46 (14.24%) Configuration Management
6 45 (13.93%) Test Automation
7 42 (13.00%) Software Engineering
8 39 (12.07%) Microservices
9 31 (9.60%) Scrum
10 30 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (8.98%) Migration
11 29 (8.98%) SOA
11 29 (8.98%) TDD
12 28 (8.67%) Mentoring
13 25 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (7.12%) Deployment Automation
15 22 (6.81%) Mobile Development
16 21 (6.50%) MVC
17 20 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 20 (6.19%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 90 (27.86%) Java
2 85 (26.32%) Python
2 85 (26.32%) SQL
3 78 (24.15%) C#
4 56 (17.34%) JavaScript
5 48 (14.86%) Ruby
6 38 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 28 (8.67%) Shell Script
8 26 (8.05%) Scala
9 25 (7.74%) Java 8
10 22 (6.81%) Kotlin
11 17 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 13 (4.02%) Perl
13 9 (2.79%) ES6
14 6 (1.86%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.24%) Groovy
16 4 (1.24%) PHP
17 2 (0.62%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (6.81%) AWS Certification
2 15 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.41%) CCNP
6 9 (2.79%) CCIE
7 6 (1.86%) Degree
8 5 (1.55%) RHCE
8 5 (1.55%) RHCSA
9 4 (1.24%) CCNA
9 4 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.55%) SLA
3 4 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.62%) QA
4 2 (0.62%) WCAG
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 84 (26.01%) Docker
2 27 (8.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 3 (0.93%) XenServer
6 2 (0.62%) XenApp
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.31%) Xen
7 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (18.89%) Kubernetes
2 54 (16.72%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (14.86%) Puppet
4 37 (11.46%) Ansible
5 31 (9.60%) Terraform
6 20 (6.19%) Rancher
7 19 (5.88%) Cobbler
7 19 (5.88%) Prometheus
8 17 (5.26%) Tivoli
9 10 (3.10%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (2.79%) Grafana
11 7 (2.17%) CFEngine
12 6 (1.86%) Consul
12 6 (1.86%) Packer
13 5 (1.55%) Nagios
14 4 (1.24%) Graphite
15 2 (0.62%) Capistrano
15 2 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
16 1 (0.31%) RANCID
16 1 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (16.72%) VMware
2 53 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 45 (13.93%) Google
4 29 (8.98%) Cisco
5 23 (7.12%) Rackspace
6 17 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
6 17 (5.26%) Oracle
7 14 (4.33%) CheckPoint
8 12 (3.72%) Juniper
9 11 (3.41%) Tableau
10 10 (3.10%) Splunk
11 9 (2.79%) Veeam
12 7 (2.17%) Atlassian
13 6 (1.86%) Citrix
13 6 (1.86%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.24%) Apple
14 4 (1.24%) Avaya
14 4 (1.24%) Meraki
14 4 (1.24%) Xamarin