Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 10 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 8,705 8,107 6,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.12% 12.99% 9.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.31% 43.43% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7,082 6,495 5,817
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £118,750 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.77% +5.42% +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 19,213 18,668 16,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.79% 29.90% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15,638 15,149 14,293
London median annual salary £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.31% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in London

AWS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AWS in London

AWS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in London over the 6 months to 25 February 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 25 February 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 +5 1,675 £72,500 +3.57% 552
South London +17 260 £65,000 - 69
West London +6 227 £62,500 +4.17% 188
East London +7 99 £67,500 +8.00% 85
North London -13 30 £50,000 -9.09% 22
AWS
England

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 London region with a requirement for AWS.

1 4,026 (46.25%) Azure
2 3,830 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3,111 (35.74%) Python
4 2,994 (34.39%) Java
5 2,932 (33.68%) DevOps
6 2,695 (30.96%) Finance
7 2,460 (28.26%) Docker
8 2,135 (24.53%) JavaScript
9 2,104 (24.17%) Microservices
10 2,022 (23.23%) Kubernetes
11 1,947 (22.37%) Software Engineering
12 1,892 (21.73%) GCP
13 1,826 (20.98%) SQL
14 1,677 (19.26%) Web Services
15 1,648 (18.93%) Linux
16 1,492 (17.14%) C#
17 1,436 (16.50%) Terraform
18 1,391 (15.98%) React
19 1,320 (15.16%) TDD
20 1,287 (14.78%) Node.js
21 1,263 (14.51%) .NET
22 1,208 (13.88%) Analytics
23 1,156 (13.28%) Ansible
24 1,116 (12.82%) SQL Server
25 1,108 (12.73%) Jenkins
26 1,099 (12.62%) Google
27 1,074 (12.34%) Scrum
28 1,055 (12.12%) AngularJS
29 1,053 (12.10%) Git (software)
30 1,013 (11.64%) Windows

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
1 583 (6.70%) Apache Spark
2 568 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 215 (2.47%) Apache
4 176 (2.02%) Confluence
5 157 (1.80%) IIS
6 141 (1.62%) Apache Airflow
7 130 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 106 (1.22%) CMS
9 103 (1.18%) nginx
10 92 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 86 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 73 (0.84%) OpenStack
13 69 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 65 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
15 53 (0.61%) Skype for Business
16 50 (0.57%) Luigi
17 39 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
18 33 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 31 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 26 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 78 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 20 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.080%) Gliffy
6 7 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.080%) SPSS
7 5 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.046%) Sketch
9 3 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.034%) HipChat
10 2 (0.023%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.011%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.011%) Figma
11 1 (0.011%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.011%) Simulink
11 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.011%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 114 (1.31%) FINCAD Analytics
2 73 (0.84%) Markit EDM
3 61 (0.70%) PolarLake
4 52 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
5 40 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
6 23 (0.26%) Magento
7 21 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
8 19 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 14 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
10 13 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
11 11 (0.13%) HFM
11 11 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
12 10 (0.11%) Oracle FAH
13 8 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
14 7 (0.080%) SAP BPC
15 6 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
16 5 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
16 5 (0.057%) Oracle Payroll
16 5 (0.057%) PeopleSoft HCM
17 4 (0.046%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 4,026 (46.25%) Azure
2 1,892 (21.73%) GCP
3 876 (10.06%) Serverless
4 653 (7.50%) Amazon S3
5 634 (7.28%) AWS Lambda
6 565 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
7 530 (6.09%) SaaS
8 496 (5.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 482 (5.54%) Office 365
10 395 (4.54%) PaaS
11 330 (3.79%) IaaS
12 309 (3.55%) OpenShift
13 308 (3.54%) Amazon ECS
14 280 (3.22%) Amazon SQS
15 279 (3.21%) GitHub
16 271 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
17 198 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 194 (2.23%) Amazon Kinesis
19 159 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 146 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 421 (4.84%) Firewall
2 242 (2.78%) DNS
3 231 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 212 (2.44%) Internet
5 178 (2.04%) VPN
6 173 (1.99%) WAN
7 170 (1.95%) HTTP
8 147 (1.69%) LAN
9 128 (1.47%) SAN
10 113 (1.30%) Network Security
11 103 (1.18%) DHCP
12 81 (0.93%) BGP
13 78 (0.90%) SSL
14 75 (0.86%) MPLS
15 73 (0.84%) Skype
16 65 (0.75%) Wireless
17 64 (0.74%) VoIP
18 58 (0.67%) NetScaler
19 43 (0.49%) OSPF
20 42 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,116 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 865 (9.94%) NoSQL
3 787 (9.04%) Big Data
4 763 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
5 662 (7.60%) MongoDB
6 604 (6.94%) MySQL
7 510 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
8 488 (5.61%) Hadoop
9 443 (5.09%) Relational Database
10 437 (5.02%) Amazon Redshift
11 435 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 341 (3.92%) Redis
13 336 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
14 312 (3.58%) Amazon Athena
15 236 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 226 (2.60%) SQL Server 2019
17 180 (2.07%) RDBMS
18 152 (1.75%) BigQuery
19 150 (1.72%) Apache Hive
20 136 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1,108 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 1,053 (12.10%) Git (software)
3 410 (4.71%) JIRA
4 257 (2.95%) Maven
5 253 (2.91%) TeamCity
6 218 (2.50%) GitLab
7 216 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 213 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 171 (1.96%) Selenium
10 166 (1.91%) Artifactory
11 139 (1.60%) Bitbucket
12 135 (1.55%) Cucumber
13 123 (1.41%) JUnit
14 116 (1.33%) RStudio
15 107 (1.23%) SonarQube
16 104 (1.19%) Vagrant
17 94 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
18 91 (1.05%) CircleCI
19 88 (1.01%) Gradle
20 84 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 2,695 (30.96%) Finance
2 982 (11.28%) Banking
3 887 (10.19%) Front Office
4 387 (4.45%) Retail
5 244 (2.80%) Marketing
6 234 (2.69%) Games
7 225 (2.58%) Public Sector
8 209 (2.40%) Investment Banking
9 142 (1.63%) Law
10 128 (1.47%) Back Office
11 127 (1.46%) Telecoms
12 111 (1.28%) Advertising
13 98 (1.13%) Legal
14 66 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 64 (0.74%) Financial Institution
16 51 (0.59%) Automotive
17 46 (0.53%) Billing
18 38 (0.44%) Publishing
19 20 (0.23%) Retail Banking
20 18 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 2,543 (29.21%) Developer
2 994 (11.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 953 (10.95%) Architect
4 760 (8.73%) Software Engineer
5 753 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
6 725 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 594 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 550 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 521 (5.99%) Data Engineer
10 434 (4.99%) C# Developer
11 422 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
12 420 (4.82%) Java Engineer
13 356 (4.09%) Python Engineer
14 343 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
15 330 (3.79%) AWS Developer
16 319 (3.66%) Consultant
17 295 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
18 291 (3.34%) Python Developer
19 282 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
20 266 (3.06%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,677 (19.26%) Web Services
2 1,391 (15.98%) React
3 1,287 (14.78%) Node.js
4 1,263 (14.51%) .NET
5 1,055 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 732 (8.41%) REST
7 656 (7.54%) Kafka
8 643 (7.39%) HTML
9 631 (7.25%) .NET Core
10 620 (7.12%) CSS
11 613 (7.04%) Spring
12 575 (6.61%) RESTful
13 545 (6.26%) ASP.NET
14 497 (5.71%) J2EE
15 468 (5.38%) Vue.js
16 397 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 389 (4.47%) .NET Framework
18 327 (3.76%) Spring Boot
19 323 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC
20 302 (3.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 687 (7.89%) Fixed Income
2 666 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
3 600 (6.89%) Derivative
4 575 (6.61%) Hedge funds
5 572 (6.57%) Public Cloud
6 564 (6.48%) Equities
7 400 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
8 381 (4.38%) Cloud Native
9 368 (4.23%) Data Centre
10 362 (4.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 219 (2.52%) Algorithms
12 213 (2.45%) User Experience
13 212 (2.44%) Blog
14 184 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
15 181 (2.08%) Reference Data
16 175 (2.01%) Data Structures
17 157 (1.80%) Mobile App
18 149 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
19 147 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
20 136 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,648 (18.93%) Linux
2 1,013 (11.64%) Windows
3 404 (4.64%) Windows Server
4 352 (4.04%) Unix
5 167 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 165 (1.90%) Android
7 135 (1.55%) CentOS
8 125 (1.44%) Windows 10
9 119 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 104 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 93 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 77 (0.88%) Ubuntu
13 70 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
14 53 (0.61%) VMS
15 42 (0.48%) Windows 7
16 29 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 24 (0.28%) Fedora
18 22 (0.25%) Debian
19 20 (0.23%) Mesosphere
20 18 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,830 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2,932 (33.68%) DevOps
3 2,104 (24.17%) Microservices
4 1,947 (22.37%) Software Engineering
5 1,320 (15.16%) TDD
6 1,208 (13.88%) Analytics
7 1,074 (12.34%) Scrum
8 949 (10.90%) Machine Learning
9 934 (10.73%) Asset Management
10 883 (10.14%) Fintech
11 867 (9.96%) Artificial Intelligence
12 855 (9.82%) Mentoring
13 824 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
14 771 (8.86%) Migration
15 756 (8.68%) Open Source
16 722 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
17 690 (7.93%) Test Automation
18 689 (7.91%) BDD
19 641 (7.36%) Data Science
20 610 (7.01%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,111 (35.74%) Python
2 2,994 (34.39%) Java
3 2,135 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 1,826 (20.98%) SQL
5 1,492 (17.14%) C#
6 637 (7.32%) Scala
6 637 (7.32%) TypeScript
7 625 (7.18%) PowerShell
8 544 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 540 (6.20%) Ruby
10 526 (6.04%) Go
11 460 (5.28%) Java 8
12 417 (4.79%) R
13 413 (4.74%) C++
14 295 (3.39%) Kotlin
15 272 (3.12%) PHP
16 180 (2.07%) Perl
17 161 (1.85%) C
18 159 (1.83%) T-SQL
19 149 (1.71%) F#
Qualifications
1 688 (7.90%) Degree
2 299 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 178 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 168 (1.93%) AWS Certification
5 119 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 114 (1.31%) Security Cleared
7 105 (1.21%) CCNP
8 82 (0.94%) PhD
9 78 (0.90%) CCNA
10 74 (0.85%) CISSP
11 68 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 66 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 63 (0.72%) Master's Degree
14 61 (0.70%) MCSE
15 54 (0.62%) MCSA
16 47 (0.54%) CCIE
17 33 (0.38%) MCP
18 29 (0.33%) SANS
19 25 (0.29%) CISM
20 23 (0.26%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (3.52%) QA
2 124 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 69 (0.79%) GDPR
3 69 (0.79%) SLA
4 63 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 57 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 26 (0.30%) NIST
7 17 (0.20%) NCSC
8 16 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
10 7 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (0.080%) PMO
11 5 (0.057%) Actionable Recommendations
11 5 (0.057%) Government Security Classifications
11 5 (0.057%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.046%) COBIT
13 3 (0.034%) ISO 31000
13 3 (0.034%) MiFID
13 3 (0.034%) PSD2
14 2 (0.023%) IFRS
System Software
1 2,460 (28.26%) Docker
2 434 (4.99%) Active Directory
3 341 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 198 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 98 (1.13%) XenApp
6 78 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
7 72 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
7 72 (0.83%) VirtualBox
8 63 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 53 (0.61%) vSphere
10 48 (0.55%) HDFS
11 25 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
12 22 (0.25%) VMware NSX
13 18 (0.21%) Xen
14 17 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 16 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 15 (0.17%) vCloud
17 11 (0.13%) OpenAM
17 11 (0.13%) Postfix
18 10 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2,022 (23.23%) Kubernetes
2 1,436 (16.50%) Terraform
3 1,156 (13.28%) Ansible
4 736 (8.45%) Puppet
5 577 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
6 162 (1.86%) Grafana
7 152 (1.75%) Packer
8 149 (1.71%) Prometheus
9 130 (1.49%) SCCM
10 108 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
10 108 (1.24%) Salt
11 91 (1.05%) Mesos
12 83 (0.95%) Consul
13 79 (0.91%) Rancher
14 75 (0.86%) Kibana
15 69 (0.79%) Nagios
16 61 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
17 50 (0.57%) Istio
18 42 (0.48%) Marathon
19 39 (0.45%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1,099 (12.62%) Google
2 956 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 548 (6.30%) VMware
4 544 (6.25%) Oracle
5 249 (2.86%) Cisco
6 230 (2.64%) Bloomberg
7 226 (2.60%) Citrix
8 199 (2.29%) Tableau
9 171 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 147 (1.69%) WorldPay
11 142 (1.63%) IBM
12 136 (1.56%) Splunk
13 116 (1.33%) SAP
14 109 (1.25%) Informatica
15 98 (1.13%) FIS
16 92 (1.06%) Atlassian
17 88 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
18 85 (0.98%) Cloudera
19 81 (0.93%) Talend
20 73 (0.84%) Palo Alto