Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 69 149
Rank change year-on-year +42 +80 +78
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 378 208 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.34% 4.02% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.72% 31.95% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 338 172 104
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,875 £28,675 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,125 £72,500 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +30.68% +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 906 651 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.60% 12.58% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 746 544 472
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 212 (56.08%) DevOps
2 174 (46.03%) Linux
3 170 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 159 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (32.01%) Python
6 120 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
7 110 (29.10%) Jenkins
8 103 (27.25%) Ansible
9 97 (25.66%) Puppet
9 97 (25.66%) Ruby
10 95 (25.13%) Docker
11 94 (24.87%) Java
12 88 (23.28%) Configuration Management
12 88 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
13 80 (21.16%) Git (software)
14 73 (19.31%) SQL
15 68 (17.99%) Windows
15 68 (17.99%) Test Automation
16 65 (17.20%) Microsoft
16 65 (17.20%) Google
17 63 (16.67%) C#
17 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
18 62 (16.40%) Web Services
18 62 (16.40%) Bash Shell
18 62 (16.40%) Node.js
19 60 (15.87%) .NET
20 56 (14.81%) Finance
21 54 (14.29%) Terraform
22 53 (14.02%) Software Engineering
23 50 (13.23%) VMware

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 14 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 12 (3.17%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.17%) CloudStack
3 11 (2.91%) IIS
4 9 (2.38%) Apache
4 9 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.12%) Confluence
5 8 (2.12%) nginx
5 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.32%) JBoss
7 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 170 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.79%) PaaS
3 34 (8.99%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (8.47%) IaaS
5 31 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (7.41%) SaaS
7 22 (5.82%) Office 365
8 19 (5.03%) Amazon S3
9 16 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 15 (3.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 14 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (2.91%) GitHub
13 9 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (2.38%) Serverless
14 7 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (1.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 6 (1.59%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.88%) Firewall
2 15 (3.97%) SAN
2 15 (3.97%) VPN
3 14 (3.70%) DNS
3 14 (3.70%) Network Security
4 9 (2.38%) NAS
5 6 (1.59%) Internet
5 6 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.32%) DHCP
6 5 (1.32%) LAN
6 5 (1.32%) WAN
7 4 (1.06%) HTTP
8 3 (0.79%) AMQP
8 3 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.79%) SSL
9 2 (0.53%) VoIP
9 2 (0.53%) Wireless
10 1 (0.26%) IPv4
10 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.52%) MySQL
3 31 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 29 (7.67%) Big Data
5 19 (5.03%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.65%) Riak
11 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.85%) Redis
13 6 (1.59%) Amazon Aurora
13 6 (1.59%) Data Lake
14 5 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (1.06%) Blockchain
15 4 (1.06%) HBase
15 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 110 (29.10%) Jenkins
2 80 (21.16%) Git (software)
3 38 (10.05%) JIRA
4 29 (7.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 24 (6.35%) Vagrant
7 23 (6.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 18 (4.76%) Maven
9 18 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (4.23%) Bitbucket
10 16 (4.23%) Subversion
11 15 (3.97%) Gradle
12 13 (3.44%) MSBuild
13 12 (3.17%) Mercurial
14 8 (2.12%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.59%) Hudson
16 3 (0.79%) ClearCase
16 3 (0.79%) ClearQuest
16 3 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 56 (14.81%) Finance
2 28 (7.41%) Retail
3 10 (2.65%) Local Government
3 10 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.38%) Marketing
5 8 (2.12%) Games
6 6 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.06%) Legal
8 3 (0.79%) Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (34.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (17.99%) Architect
3 53 (14.02%) AWS Engineer
4 50 (13.23%) Developer
5 36 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
6 34 (8.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 29 (7.67%) Software Architect
8 27 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
9 26 (6.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 24 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
11 23 (6.08%) Platform Engineer
12 21 (5.56%) Consultant
13 18 (4.76%) Software Engineer
14 17 (4.50%) Cloud Consultant
14 17 (4.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 16 (4.23%) AWS Architect
15 16 (4.23%) AWS Consultant
15 16 (4.23%) Java Architect
16 15 (3.97%) Administrator
16 15 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (16.40%) Node.js
1 62 (16.40%) Web Services
2 60 (15.87%) .NET
3 42 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 25 (6.61%) Middleware
5 22 (5.82%) Kafka
6 19 (5.03%) React
7 15 (3.97%) HTML
8 14 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 13 (3.44%) Spring
10 12 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (3.17%) Spring Boot
11 11 (2.91%) CSS
12 8 (2.12%) LAMP
12 8 (2.12%) Swagger
13 7 (1.85%) J2EE
13 7 (1.85%) Java EE
14 6 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.50%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.23%) User Experience
4 15 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.17%) Public Cloud
6 11 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.65%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.12%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.85%) Replication
10 6 (1.59%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.32%) Clustering
11 5 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.32%) Wiki
12 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.06%) Photography
13 2 (0.53%) Handset
13 2 (0.53%) PMI
13 2 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 174 (46.03%) Linux
2 68 (17.99%) Windows
3 44 (11.64%) Unix
4 35 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.23%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.65%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.59%) Debian
8 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.32%) AIX
9 5 (1.32%) CentOS
9 5 (1.32%) HPUX
9 5 (1.32%) Solaris
10 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.26%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (56.08%) DevOps
2 159 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (23.28%) Configuration Management
3 88 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (17.99%) Test Automation
5 53 (14.02%) Software Engineering
6 42 (11.11%) Scrum
6 42 (11.11%) TDD
7 41 (10.85%) Mentoring
8 35 (9.26%) Open Source
9 30 (7.94%) ITIL
10 29 (7.67%) Migration
10 29 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (7.14%) Microservices
12 26 (6.88%) OO
12 26 (6.88%) Presales
13 25 (6.61%) Deployment Automation
13 25 (6.61%) Software Delivery
14 24 (6.35%) UML
14 24 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 121 (32.01%) Python
2 97 (25.66%) Ruby
3 94 (24.87%) Java
4 73 (19.31%) SQL
5 63 (16.67%) C#
5 63 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 62 (16.40%) Bash Shell
7 47 (12.43%) PowerShell
8 33 (8.73%) C++
9 28 (7.41%) Shell Script
10 27 (7.14%) Perl
11 18 (4.76%) PHP
12 17 (4.50%) C
13 14 (3.70%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.91%) Java 8
14 11 (2.91%) Kotlin
14 11 (2.91%) Scala
15 9 (2.38%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.59%) Go
17 4 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (2.38%) AWS Certification
2 7 (1.85%) Degree
3 4 (1.06%) CEH
3 4 (1.06%) CISA
3 4 (1.06%) CISM
3 4 (1.06%) CISSP
3 4 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (1.06%) CSSLP
3 4 (1.06%) GIAC
3 4 (1.06%) SANS
3 4 (1.06%) SSCP
4 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.79%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.53%) GCP
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 95 (25.13%) Docker
2 24 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.44%) vSphere
5 12 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (2.12%) XenServer
7 5 (1.32%) KVM
8 4 (1.06%) HDFS
9 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.79%) Xen
10 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 120 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
2 103 (27.25%) Ansible
3 97 (25.66%) Puppet
4 54 (14.29%) Terraform
5 41 (10.85%) Packer
6 40 (10.58%) Kubernetes
7 22 (5.82%) SmoothWall
8 21 (5.56%) Salt
9 19 (5.03%) Cobbler
10 12 (3.17%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (2.65%) Nagios
12 8 (2.12%) Grafana
13 7 (1.85%) Rancher
13 7 (1.85%) ZABBIX
14 5 (1.32%) Capistrano
14 5 (1.32%) Consul
14 5 (1.32%) Graphite
14 5 (1.32%) SELinux
15 4 (1.06%) Opsview
15 4 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (17.20%) Google
1 65 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 50 (13.23%) VMware
3 45 (11.90%) Oracle
4 30 (7.94%) Red Hat
5 24 (6.35%) SaltStack
6 21 (5.56%) Rackspace
7 19 (5.03%) New Relic
8 11 (2.91%) Apple
9 10 (2.65%) Cisco
9 10 (2.65%) Splunk
10 8 (2.12%) Apigee
10 8 (2.12%) Vertica
11 7 (1.85%) Trend Micro
12 5 (1.32%) 3PAR
12 5 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.32%) HP
12 5 (1.32%) NetApp
13 4 (1.06%) EMC
13 4 (1.06%) EnterpriseDB