Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 19 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 +60
Permanent jobs citing AWS 477 309 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.94% 9.74% 5.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.22% 34.88% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 436 269 256
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +0.96% -9.57%

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 1,032 886 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.48% 27.94% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 863 764 645
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,100 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £70,875 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Leeds

AWS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for AWS in Leeds

AWS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 246 (51.57%) Azure
2 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (35.01%) DevOps
4 136 (28.51%) Docker
5 135 (28.30%) Python
6 126 (26.42%) Java
7 111 (23.27%) C#
8 109 (22.85%) Linux
9 105 (22.01%) Kubernetes
10 103 (21.59%) JavaScript
11 101 (21.17%) SQL
12 95 (19.92%) Terraform
13 91 (19.08%) GCP
13 91 (19.08%) Windows
14 90 (18.87%) Git (software)
15 87 (18.24%) Microsoft
15 87 (18.24%) Software Engineering
16 84 (17.61%) Ansible
17 81 (16.98%) Finance
17 81 (16.98%) SQL Server
18 78 (16.35%) TDD
19 76 (15.93%) Test Automation
20 73 (15.30%) Node.js
20 73 (15.30%) Scrum
21 72 (15.09%) Puppet
22 70 (14.68%) .NET
22 70 (14.68%) Opscode Chef
23 68 (14.26%) Microservices
24 65 (13.63%) Configuration Management
25 63 (13.21%) Jenkins

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 26 (5.45%) Apache Spark
2 24 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.77%) IIS
4 13 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.31%) Confluence
5 11 (2.31%) nginx
5 11 (2.31%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.68%) Apache
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
7 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.42%) CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Mule
9 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) assyst
1 3 (0.63%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (0.63%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 246 (51.57%) Azure
2 91 (19.08%) GCP
3 36 (7.55%) Serverless
4 33 (6.92%) IaaS
5 32 (6.71%) SaaS
6 31 (6.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (4.82%) PaaS
9 20 (4.19%) Amazon S3
9 20 (4.19%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (3.98%) G Suite
11 18 (3.77%) GitHub
12 16 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (2.73%) AWS IoT
13 13 (2.73%) Office 365
14 10 (2.10%) Trello
15 8 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (1.68%) AWS CodePipeline
15 8 (1.68%) Cloudflare
15 8 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.50%) Firewall
2 25 (5.24%) DNS
3 22 (4.61%) DHCP
4 13 (2.73%) RFID
5 6 (1.26%) SAN
6 5 (1.05%) VoIP
7 4 (0.84%) HTTP
7 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.63%) Internet
8 3 (0.63%) SMTP
8 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.42%) CTI
9 2 (0.42%) LAN
9 2 (0.42%) Network Security
10 1 (0.21%) Intranet
10 1 (0.21%) Skype
10 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.21%) VPN
10 1 (0.21%) VSAN
10 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.90%) MySQL
3 42 (8.81%) NoSQL
4 33 (6.92%) Amazon RDS
4 33 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.82%) Hadoop
5 23 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 20 (4.19%) Redis
7 19 (3.98%) Big Data
8 18 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.73%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.89%) Riak
13 8 (1.68%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.68%) GIS
13 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.47%) Flink
14 7 (1.47%) Power BI
14 7 (1.47%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 90 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 63 (13.21%) Jenkins
3 40 (8.39%) JIRA
4 27 (5.66%) Maven
5 26 (5.45%) Selenium
6 19 (3.98%) Subversion
7 15 (3.14%) Bitbucket
8 14 (2.94%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.52%) NUnit
9 12 (2.52%) SonarQube
10 11 (2.31%) Mercurial
11 10 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.89%) GitLab
12 9 (1.89%) JUnit
12 9 (1.89%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.05%) DbUnit
14 5 (1.05%) jMock
General
1 81 (16.98%) Finance
2 15 (3.14%) Public Sector
3 12 (2.52%) Retail
4 10 (2.10%) Automotive
5 7 (1.47%) Marketing
6 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.26%) Online Betting
7 5 (1.05%) Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Games
8 4 (0.84%) Local Government
8 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (34.80%) Developer
2 74 (15.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 66 (13.84%) Senior Developer
4 59 (12.37%) Architect
5 53 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 42 (8.81%) AWS Engineer
7 38 (7.97%) Java Developer
8 29 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
9 25 (5.24%) .NET Developer
10 24 (5.03%) AWS DevOps
10 24 (5.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 24 (5.03%) C# Developer
11 23 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
11 23 (4.82%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.61%) AWS Developer
13 19 (3.98%) Consultant
14 18 (3.77%) Platform Engineer
15 15 (3.14%) Cloud Architect
16 14 (2.94%) PHP Developer
16 14 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (15.30%) Node.js
2 70 (14.68%) .NET
3 59 (12.37%) Web Services
4 50 (10.48%) .NET Core
5 45 (9.43%) React
6 36 (7.55%) CSS
6 36 (7.55%) HTML
7 35 (7.34%) ASP.NET
8 34 (7.13%) AngularJS
9 32 (6.71%) .NET Framework
10 27 (5.66%) Spring
10 27 (5.66%) Spring Boot
11 25 (5.24%) Vue.js
12 23 (4.82%) RESTful
13 22 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (4.40%) Entity Framework
15 19 (3.98%) REST
16 17 (3.56%) jQuery
17 16 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
18 14 (2.94%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.08%) Public Cloud
2 26 (5.45%) Cloud Native
3 24 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.89%) Video\Live Streaming
9 8 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
10 7 (1.47%) User Experience
11 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.63%) Graphic Design
14 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (22.85%) Linux
2 91 (19.08%) Windows
3 49 (10.27%) Unix
4 41 (8.60%) Windows Server
5 24 (5.03%) Android
6 19 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.10%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.47%) CentOS
9 7 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.84%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.63%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (35.01%) DevOps
3 87 (18.24%) Software Engineering
4 78 (16.35%) TDD
5 76 (15.93%) Test Automation
6 73 (15.30%) Scrum
7 68 (14.26%) Microservices
8 65 (13.63%) Configuration Management
9 58 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (9.01%) BDD
11 41 (8.60%) MVC
11 41 (8.60%) Open Source
12 33 (6.92%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (5.87%) Mentoring
14 28 (5.87%) Migration
15 27 (5.66%) Analytics
15 27 (5.66%) Deployment Automation
16 26 (5.45%) Artificial Intelligence
16 26 (5.45%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 135 (28.30%) Python
2 126 (26.42%) Java
3 111 (23.27%) C#
4 103 (21.59%) JavaScript
5 101 (21.17%) SQL
6 46 (9.64%) Bash Shell
6 46 (9.64%) Ruby
7 37 (7.76%) PHP
8 36 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.77%) Java 8
10 17 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.14%) Go
11 15 (3.14%) Kotlin
11 15 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 14 (2.94%) Perl
12 14 (2.94%) Scala
12 14 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.52%) C
14 8 (1.68%) ES6
15 7 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (3.56%) MCSE
3 16 (3.35%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.94%) AWS Certification
5 13 (2.73%) MCP
6 9 (1.89%) RHCE
7 7 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (1.47%) CISMP
7 7 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (1.47%) CRISC
8 6 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.26%) Degree
8 6 (1.26%) MCSA
8 6 (1.26%) Postgraduate
9 5 (1.05%) CISA
9 5 (1.05%) CISM
10 4 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.63%) CEH
11 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.05%) GDPR
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.63%) QA
5 3 (0.63%) SLA
6 2 (0.42%) GLBA
6 2 (0.42%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.21%) NCSC
7 1 (0.21%) NIST
7 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 136 (28.51%) Docker
2 45 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 27 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (5.03%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.10%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.26%) vSphere
8 5 (1.05%) HDFS
9 4 (0.84%) Postfix
9 4 (0.84%) XenApp
10 3 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.21%) NDS
11 1 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.21%) Squid
11 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 105 (22.01%) Kubernetes
2 95 (19.92%) Terraform
3 84 (17.61%) Ansible
4 72 (15.09%) Puppet
5 70 (14.68%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.94%) Prometheus
7 11 (2.31%) Rancher
8 8 (1.68%) Mesos
9 7 (1.47%) Cobbler
9 7 (1.47%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.84%) Graphite
11 4 (0.84%) Nessus
11 4 (0.84%) Pingdom
12 3 (0.63%) SCCM
12 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.42%) Nagios
13 2 (0.42%) Opsview
Vendors
1 87 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.11%) Google
3 43 (9.01%) VMware
4 25 (5.24%) Cisco
5 19 (3.98%) Oracle
5 19 (3.98%) Rackspace
6 17 (3.56%) Citrix
7 12 (2.52%) Veeam
8 10 (2.10%) Symantec
9 9 (1.89%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.68%) Splunk
10 8 (1.68%) Xamarin
11 7 (1.47%) Avaya
12 6 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
13 5 (1.05%) Tableau
14 4 (0.84%) Aruba
14 4 (0.84%) HP
14 4 (0.84%) NETGEAR
14 4 (0.84%) PagerDuty
14 4 (0.84%) Palo Alto