Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 8 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +10
Permanent jobs citing AWS 6,375 8,781 8,070
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 19.30% 14.95% 11.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.60% 44.92% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,636 7,722 6,854
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £96,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,118 19,550 19,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.72% 33.30% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10,767 16,191 15,676
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in London

AWS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in London.

Salary trend for AWS in London

AWS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in London over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in London

AWS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the London region over the 6 months to 3 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +1 1,233 £72,500 - 154
South London +13 255 £65,000 +8.33% 31
West London +9 190 £65,000 - 43
East London +10 57 £65,000 +4.00% 26
North London -9 19 £55,000 -15.38% 10
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 London region with a requirement for AWS.

1 2,957 (46.38%) Azure
2 2,775 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2,308 (36.20%) Python
4 2,190 (34.35%) DevOps
5 2,053 (32.20%) Finance
6 1,869 (29.32%) Java
7 1,780 (27.92%) Docker
8 1,767 (27.72%) JavaScript
9 1,681 (26.37%) Kubernetes
10 1,616 (25.35%) Microservices
11 1,478 (23.18%) GCP
12 1,278 (20.05%) React
13 1,243 (19.50%) Software Engineering
14 1,222 (19.17%) SQL
15 1,161 (18.21%) Web Services
16 1,130 (17.73%) C#
17 1,123 (17.62%) Terraform
18 1,105 (17.33%) Node.js
19 1,089 (17.08%) TDD
20 1,083 (16.99%) .NET
21 1,027 (16.11%) AngularJS
22 1,001 (15.70%) Linux
23 959 (15.04%) SQL Server
24 924 (14.49%) Fintech
25 864 (13.55%) Scrum
26 847 (13.29%) Ansible
27 846 (13.27%) Google
28 799 (12.53%) Jenkins
29 772 (12.11%) Git (software)
30 763 (11.97%) Serverless

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 528 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
2 365 (5.73%) Apache Spark
3 207 (3.25%) Apache
4 115 (1.80%) Confluence
5 99 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
6 92 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 84 (1.32%) IIS
8 71 (1.11%) CMS
9 62 (0.97%) MS Exchange
10 58 (0.91%) SharePoint
11 52 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 51 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
13 42 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 33 (0.52%) nginx
15 30 (0.47%) SAS
15 30 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
16 29 (0.45%) WebLogic
17 26 (0.41%) Kentico
17 26 (0.41%) OpenStack
17 26 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 58 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
5 10 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 9 (0.14%) Sketch
7 7 (0.11%) Gliffy
8 5 (0.078%) SPSS
9 4 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.047%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.031%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.016%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 112 (1.76%) Markit EDM
2 67 (1.05%) SimCorp Dimension
3 55 (0.86%) FINCAD Analytics
4 46 (0.72%) PolarLake
5 44 (0.69%) Eagle PACE
6 12 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 10 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
7 10 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.16%) Magento
7 10 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 6 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.094%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.078%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (0.078%) SAP BPC
10 5 (0.078%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.078%) SAP IS-U
11 4 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.063%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 2,957 (46.38%) Azure
2 1,478 (23.18%) GCP
3 763 (11.97%) Serverless
4 514 (8.06%) SaaS
5 493 (7.73%) AWS Lambda
6 385 (6.04%) Amazon EC2
7 378 (5.93%) Amazon S3
8 360 (5.65%) Office 365
9 357 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 293 (4.60%) PaaS
11 283 (4.44%) Amazon ECS
12 227 (3.56%) IaaS
13 216 (3.39%) OpenShift
14 179 (2.81%) GitHub
15 168 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
16 140 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 136 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
18 130 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 123 (1.93%) Amazon EMR
20 110 (1.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 322 (5.05%) Firewall
2 173 (2.71%) DNS
3 149 (2.34%) Internet
4 141 (2.21%) VPN
5 139 (2.18%) TCP/IP
6 110 (1.73%) WAN
7 107 (1.68%) Network Security
8 103 (1.62%) HTTP
9 91 (1.43%) LAN
10 90 (1.41%) SAN
11 64 (1.00%) DHCP
12 51 (0.80%) VoIP
13 47 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
14 45 (0.71%) MPLS
15 44 (0.69%) BGP
16 37 (0.58%) Skype
17 36 (0.56%) IPsec
18 35 (0.55%) SSL
19 33 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
20 27 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 959 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 700 (10.98%) MongoDB
3 625 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 484 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 471 (7.39%) Big Data
6 465 (7.29%) MySQL
7 317 (4.97%) Hadoop
8 308 (4.83%) Amazon Redshift
9 303 (4.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 303 (4.75%) SQL Server 2019
10 299 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
11 285 (4.47%) Relational Database
12 273 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
13 246 (3.86%) Redis
14 160 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 143 (2.24%) Amazon Athena
16 117 (1.84%) Data Lake
17 115 (1.80%) BigQuery
18 111 (1.74%) RDBMS
19 104 (1.63%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 799 (12.53%) Jenkins
2 772 (12.11%) Git (software)
3 251 (3.94%) JIRA
4 206 (3.23%) GitLab
5 166 (2.60%) TeamCity
6 158 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 135 (2.12%) Maven
8 127 (1.99%) Selenium
9 124 (1.95%) Cucumber
10 122 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 120 (1.88%) Bitbucket
12 116 (1.82%) Artifactory
13 80 (1.25%) JUnit
14 63 (0.99%) webpack
15 59 (0.93%) CircleCI
16 54 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
17 53 (0.83%) Mocha
17 53 (0.83%) Vagrant
18 52 (0.82%) RStudio
19 50 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 2,053 (32.20%) Finance
2 673 (10.56%) Banking
3 573 (8.99%) Front Office
4 229 (3.59%) Retail
5 224 (3.51%) Games
6 189 (2.96%) Marketing
7 177 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 145 (2.27%) Public Sector
9 134 (2.10%) Back Office
10 121 (1.90%) Law
11 101 (1.58%) Advertising
12 84 (1.32%) Telecoms
13 76 (1.19%) Legal
14 41 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 40 (0.63%) Manufacturing
16 37 (0.58%) Automotive
17 32 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 32 (0.50%) Publishing
18 15 (0.24%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,924 (30.18%) Developer
2 776 (12.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 691 (10.84%) Architect
3 691 (10.84%) AWS Engineer
4 560 (8.78%) .NET Developer
5 487 (7.64%) Software Engineer
6 409 (6.42%) Java Developer
7 407 (6.38%) Data Engineer
8 334 (5.24%) Senior Developer
9 315 (4.94%) Cloud Engineer
10 311 (4.88%) C# Developer
11 287 (4.50%) AWS Developer
12 279 (4.38%) Python Engineer
13 269 (4.22%) AWS DevOps
14 265 (4.16%) Java Engineer
15 226 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
16 221 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
17 217 (3.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 217 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
18 210 (3.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,278 (20.05%) React
2 1,161 (18.21%) Web Services
3 1,105 (17.33%) Node.js
4 1,083 (16.99%) .NET
5 1,027 (16.11%) AngularJS
6 625 (9.80%) .NET Core
7 615 (9.65%) Vue.js
8 546 (8.56%) ASP.NET
9 527 (8.27%) REST
10 508 (7.97%) Kafka
11 430 (6.75%) .NET Framework
12 425 (6.67%) HTML
13 401 (6.29%) CSS
14 390 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 355 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 350 (5.49%) Entity Framework
17 340 (5.33%) RESTful
18 315 (4.94%) Spring
19 213 (3.34%) Spring Boot
20 196 (3.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 592 (9.29%) Hedge funds
2 491 (7.70%) Greenfield Project
3 445 (6.98%) Public Cloud
4 444 (6.96%) Fixed Income
5 354 (5.55%) Equities
6 346 (5.43%) Derivative
7 309 (4.85%) Cloud Native
8 276 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 267 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
10 247 (3.87%) Data Centre
11 164 (2.57%) Algorithms
12 141 (2.21%) User Experience
13 131 (2.05%) Management Information System
14 130 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
15 128 (2.01%) Reference Data
16 117 (1.84%) Data Structures
17 113 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
18 109 (1.71%) Blog
19 107 (1.68%) Mobile App
20 106 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,001 (15.70%) Linux
2 608 (9.54%) Windows
3 253 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 231 (3.62%) Unix
5 93 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 87 (1.36%) Android
6 87 (1.36%) CentOS
7 82 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 71 (1.11%) Mac OS X
10 70 (1.10%) Windows Server 2016
11 69 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 61 (0.96%) Windows 10
13 47 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (0.47%) Windows 7
15 29 (0.45%) VMS
16 21 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.20%) CoreOS
17 13 (0.20%) Debian
17 13 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,775 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2,190 (34.35%) DevOps
3 1,616 (25.35%) Microservices
4 1,243 (19.50%) Software Engineering
5 1,089 (17.08%) TDD
6 924 (14.49%) Fintech
7 864 (13.55%) Scrum
8 719 (11.28%) Analytics
9 677 (10.62%) Asset Management
10 669 (10.49%) BDD
11 541 (8.49%) Machine Learning
12 534 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
13 521 (8.17%) Mentoring
14 507 (7.95%) Test Automation
15 502 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
16 501 (7.86%) Migration
17 490 (7.69%) Investment Management
18 476 (7.47%) Problem-Solving
19 451 (7.07%) Kanban
20 443 (6.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2,308 (36.20%) Python
2 1,869 (29.32%) Java
3 1,767 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 1,222 (19.17%) SQL
5 1,130 (17.73%) C#
6 624 (9.79%) TypeScript
7 426 (6.68%) PowerShell
8 381 (5.98%) Scala
9 349 (5.47%) Bash Shell
10 338 (5.30%) Go
11 337 (5.29%) Ruby
12 255 (4.00%) Java 8
13 230 (3.61%) C++
14 186 (2.92%) Kotlin
14 186 (2.92%) PHP
15 167 (2.62%) R
16 117 (1.84%) F#
17 112 (1.76%) Perl
18 104 (1.63%) T-SQL
19 99 (1.55%) C
Qualifications
1 532 (8.35%) Degree
2 200 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 151 (2.37%) AWS Certification
4 115 (1.80%) CISSP
5 110 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 106 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 86 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 59 (0.93%) Master's Degree
9 58 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 53 (0.83%) CISM
11 50 (0.78%) CISA
12 48 (0.75%) CCNA
13 45 (0.71%) CCNP
14 44 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 35 (0.55%) PhD
16 29 (0.45%) SANS
17 26 (0.41%) Sun Certification
18 25 (0.39%) CCIE
19 23 (0.36%) MCSE
20 20 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (3.94%) QA
2 79 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (0.94%) GDPR
4 54 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 43 (0.67%) SLA
6 38 (0.60%) NIST
7 33 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 23 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (0.20%) NCSC
10 12 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 10 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
12 8 (0.13%) NIST 800
13 6 (0.094%) COBIT
13 6 (0.094%) Government Security Classifications
14 5 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.078%) PMO
15 4 (0.063%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.047%) Actionable Recommendations
16 3 (0.047%) MiFID
17 2 (0.031%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1,780 (27.92%) Docker
2 300 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 247 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 127 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 61 (0.96%) vSphere
6 50 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 42 (0.66%) XenApp
8 36 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (0.52%) VirtualBox
10 32 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 27 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
12 19 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (0.28%) HDFS
14 17 (0.27%) Terminal Server
14 17 (0.27%) VMware NSX
15 11 (0.17%) Apache Flume
16 10 (0.16%) OpenAM
17 9 (0.14%) LXC
17 9 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
18 8 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1,681 (26.37%) Kubernetes
2 1,123 (17.62%) Terraform
3 847 (13.29%) Ansible
4 426 (6.68%) Puppet
5 318 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
6 133 (2.09%) Grafana
7 126 (1.98%) Prometheus
8 83 (1.30%) Packer
9 79 (1.24%) SCCM
10 59 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
11 57 (0.89%) Kibana
12 48 (0.75%) Salt
13 46 (0.72%) Nagios
14 38 (0.60%) Mesos
15 35 (0.55%) Consul
16 31 (0.49%) ZABBIX
17 28 (0.44%) Graphite
18 27 (0.42%) Istio
19 26 (0.41%) Marathon
19 26 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 846 (13.27%) Google
2 730 (11.45%) Microsoft
3 410 (6.43%) Oracle
4 400 (6.27%) VMware
5 208 (3.26%) Cisco
6 162 (2.54%) Tableau
7 153 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 121 (1.90%) Bloomberg
9 118 (1.85%) Citrix
10 115 (1.80%) IBM
11 112 (1.76%) Splunk
12 102 (1.60%) SAP
13 77 (1.21%) Informatica
14 70 (1.10%) Calypso
15 68 (1.07%) Charles River
15 68 (1.07%) Talend
16 67 (1.05%) HP
16 67 (1.05%) SimCorp
17 66 (1.04%) EMC
18 63 (0.99%) Dell