Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 15 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15 +12
Permanent jobs citing AWS 8,978 8,136 5,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.07% 11.83% 7.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.91% 42.85% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,225 6,500 4,897
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £47,050 £45,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 19,993 18,985 15,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.78% 27.60% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16,542 15,330 12,688
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,250 £35,000 £34,925
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +10 2,156 £72,500 +3.57% 406
South London +18 229 £60,000 -4.00% 70
West London -8 185 £62,500 +4.17% 168
East London +5 69 £60,000 -7.69% 83
North London -3 35 £60,000 +20.00% 23
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 3,900 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3,874 (43.15%) Azure
3 3,598 (40.08%) DevOps
4 3,442 (38.34%) Python
5 2,955 (32.91%) Docker
6 2,930 (32.64%) Java
7 2,202 (24.53%) Finance
8 2,166 (24.13%) Kubernetes
9 2,087 (23.25%) Linux
10 1,951 (21.73%) Microservices
11 1,915 (21.33%) JavaScript
12 1,827 (20.35%) SQL
13 1,815 (20.22%) GCP
14 1,733 (19.30%) Software Engineering
15 1,715 (19.10%) Terraform
16 1,591 (17.72%) Ansible
17 1,556 (17.33%) Web Services
18 1,389 (15.47%) Jenkins
19 1,282 (14.28%) C#
20 1,260 (14.03%) Google
21 1,228 (13.68%) Windows
22 1,189 (13.24%) .NET
23 1,140 (12.70%) Puppet
24 1,119 (12.46%) Git (software)
25 1,095 (12.20%) Microsoft
26 1,057 (11.77%) TDD
27 1,041 (11.60%) React
28 1,016 (11.32%) Node.js
29 993 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
30 937 (10.44%) 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
1 631 (7.03%) Apache Spark
2 459 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
3 276 (3.07%) Apache
4 217 (2.42%) Confluence
5 140 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 136 (1.51%) SharePoint
7 131 (1.46%) IIS
8 119 (1.33%) CMS
9 113 (1.26%) WebSphere
10 106 (1.18%) nginx
11 102 (1.14%) Tomcat
12 88 (0.98%) Apache Pig
13 82 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
14 80 (0.89%) Apache Solr
15 70 (0.78%) Skype for Business
16 64 (0.71%) MS Exchange
17 60 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
18 56 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 43 (0.48%) JBoss
20 40 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.23%) Chatbot
4 14 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.067%) CINEMA 4D
6 6 (0.067%) Maya
6 6 (0.067%) MODO
6 6 (0.067%) NUKE
6 6 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.056%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.033%) InDesign
9 3 (0.033%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.033%) Sketch
9 3 (0.033%) SPSS
10 2 (0.022%) Stata
11 1 (0.011%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 102 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
2 63 (0.70%) Magento
3 43 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 40 (0.45%) SDL Web 8
5 35 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
6 28 (0.31%) PolarLake
7 24 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
8 16 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 14 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
10 10 (0.11%) FINCAD Analytics
11 8 (0.089%) SAP S/4HANA
12 6 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.056%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 5 (0.056%) SAP MDG
14 4 (0.045%) Oracle Retail
14 4 (0.045%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
15 3 (0.033%) Adobe Campaign
15 3 (0.033%) Fredhopper
15 3 (0.033%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3,874 (43.15%) Azure
2 1,815 (20.22%) GCP
3 937 (10.44%) Serverless
4 759 (8.45%) AWS Lambda
5 725 (8.08%) Amazon S3
6 664 (7.40%) Amazon EC2
7 606 (6.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 578 (6.44%) SaaS
9 496 (5.52%) PaaS
10 449 (5.00%) Office 365
11 430 (4.79%) GitHub
12 421 (4.69%) IaaS
13 391 (4.36%) Amazon ECS
14 346 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
15 343 (3.82%) Amazon SQS
16 313 (3.49%) OpenShift
17 215 (2.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 182 (2.03%) Amazon Kinesis
19 180 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 169 (1.88%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 453 (5.05%) Firewall
2 266 (2.96%) DNS
3 248 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 242 (2.70%) VPN
5 224 (2.49%) Internet
6 206 (2.29%) HTTP
7 183 (2.04%) WAN
8 168 (1.87%) Network Security
9 163 (1.82%) LAN
10 156 (1.74%) DHCP
11 104 (1.16%) SAN
12 90 (1.00%) MPLS
13 85 (0.95%) Skype
14 67 (0.75%) WLAN
15 58 (0.65%) Wireless
16 52 (0.58%) SSL
17 46 (0.51%) BGP
18 45 (0.50%) VoIP
19 33 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
20 32 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 848 (9.45%) Big Data
2 845 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 680 (7.57%) NoSQL
4 635 (7.07%) MySQL
5 603 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
6 528 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 507 (5.65%) Amazon RDS
8 461 (5.13%) MongoDB
9 438 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 404 (4.50%) Relational Database
11 352 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
12 339 (3.78%) Amazon Redshift
13 251 (2.80%) Redis
14 229 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 215 (2.39%) Apache Hive
16 184 (2.05%) RDBMS
17 168 (1.87%) Power BI
18 165 (1.84%) Amazon Athena
19 159 (1.77%) Blockchain
20 156 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1,389 (15.47%) Jenkins
2 1,119 (12.46%) Git (software)
3 524 (5.84%) JIRA
4 346 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 277 (3.09%) GitLab
6 264 (2.94%) Selenium
7 250 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 229 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 218 (2.43%) Bitbucket
9 218 (2.43%) Maven
10 191 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 171 (1.90%) Cucumber
12 165 (1.84%) Artifactory
13 123 (1.37%) Travis CI
14 113 (1.26%) Subversion
15 111 (1.24%) JUnit
16 102 (1.14%) webpack
17 96 (1.07%) GoCD
18 94 (1.05%) Gradle
18 94 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 2,202 (24.53%) Finance
2 682 (7.60%) Banking
3 514 (5.73%) Front Office
4 451 (5.02%) Retail
5 268 (2.99%) Marketing
6 239 (2.66%) Law
7 225 (2.51%) Public Sector
8 173 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 163 (1.82%) Advertising
10 159 (1.77%) Games
11 90 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 86 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 70 (0.78%) Publishing
14 63 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 60 (0.67%) Legal
16 39 (0.43%) Back Office
17 33 (0.37%) Billing
18 27 (0.30%) Retail Banking
19 25 (0.28%) Automotive
20 23 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,448 (27.27%) Developer
2 1,395 (15.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,011 (11.26%) Architect
4 951 (10.59%) AWS Engineer
5 646 (7.20%) Java Developer
6 599 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 596 (6.64%) Cloud Engineer
8 555 (6.18%) Senior Developer
9 491 (5.47%) AWS DevOps
10 444 (4.95%) Data Engineer
11 427 (4.76%) Consultant
12 422 (4.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 395 (4.40%) Python Engineer
14 387 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
15 386 (4.30%) Cloud Architect
16 373 (4.15%) Python Developer
17 371 (4.13%) Senior DevOps
18 327 (3.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 326 (3.63%) AWS Developer
20 321 (3.58%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,556 (17.33%) Web Services
2 1,189 (13.24%) .NET
3 1,041 (11.60%) React
4 1,016 (11.32%) Node.js
5 845 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 758 (8.44%) HTML
7 732 (8.15%) CSS
8 631 (7.03%) REST
9 612 (6.82%) Kafka
10 596 (6.64%) Spring
11 542 (6.04%) RESTful
12 359 (4.00%) Spring Boot
13 354 (3.94%) .NET Core
14 348 (3.88%) J2EE
15 340 (3.79%) ASP.NET
16 294 (3.27%) HTML5
17 285 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
18 261 (2.91%) Redux
19 248 (2.76%) .NET Framework
20 223 (2.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 583 (6.49%) Public Cloud
2 492 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 481 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 397 (4.42%) Fixed Income
5 370 (4.12%) Data Centre
6 349 (3.89%) Cloud Native
7 344 (3.83%) User Experience
8 322 (3.59%) Derivative
9 307 (3.42%) Algorithms
10 231 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 215 (2.39%) Hedge funds
12 197 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
13 189 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
14 187 (2.08%) Equities
15 186 (2.07%) Mobile App
16 172 (1.92%) Data Structures
17 161 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 123 (1.37%) Private Cloud
19 122 (1.36%) Virtual Team
20 113 (1.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2,087 (23.25%) Linux
2 1,228 (13.68%) Windows
3 524 (5.84%) Unix
4 455 (5.07%) Windows Server
5 132 (1.47%) CentOS
6 128 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 120 (1.34%) Android
8 107 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 105 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 88 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 86 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 78 (0.87%) Windows 10
13 69 (0.77%) Mac OS
14 54 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 35 (0.39%) Mesosphere
16 34 (0.38%) CoreOS
17 26 (0.29%) Debian
17 26 (0.29%) Mac OS X
18 23 (0.26%) VMS
19 15 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,900 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3,598 (40.08%) DevOps
3 1,951 (21.73%) Microservices
4 1,733 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 1,057 (11.77%) TDD
6 993 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
7 928 (10.34%) Fintech
8 924 (10.29%) Analytics
9 915 (10.19%) Scrum
10 827 (9.21%) Machine Learning
11 800 (8.91%) Mentoring
12 765 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
13 757 (8.43%) Infrastructure as Code
14 754 (8.40%) Migration
15 738 (8.22%) Asset Management
16 714 (7.95%) Test Automation
17 673 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
18 641 (7.14%) Open Source
19 639 (7.12%) Configuration Management
20 602 (6.71%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,442 (38.34%) Python
2 2,930 (32.64%) Java
3 1,915 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 1,827 (20.35%) SQL
5 1,282 (14.28%) C#
6 754 (8.40%) Bash Shell
7 743 (8.28%) PowerShell
8 650 (7.24%) Scala
9 598 (6.66%) Ruby
10 585 (6.52%) Go
11 383 (4.27%) PHP
12 378 (4.21%) C++
12 378 (4.21%) R
13 350 (3.90%) TypeScript
14 320 (3.56%) Java 8
15 239 (2.66%) T-SQL
16 203 (2.26%) Shell Script
17 199 (2.22%) ES6
18 197 (2.19%) Perl
19 115 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 806 (8.98%) Degree
2 281 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 222 (2.47%) AWS Certification
4 160 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 148 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 111 (1.24%) CCNA
7 104 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 102 (1.14%) CISSP
9 99 (1.10%) SC Cleared
10 93 (1.04%) CCNP
11 82 (0.91%) PhD
12 62 (0.69%) Master's Degree
13 60 (0.67%) MCSE
14 44 (0.49%) MCSA
15 42 (0.47%) CISM
16 34 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 29 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
17 29 (0.32%) SANS
18 27 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
19 26 (0.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 442 (4.92%) QA
2 86 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 84 (0.94%) GDPR
4 80 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 74 (0.82%) SLA
6 50 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 34 (0.38%) NIST
8 28 (0.31%) COBIT
9 7 (0.078%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 6 (0.067%) MiFID
11 5 (0.056%) EMIR
11 5 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.056%) PMO
12 4 (0.045%) NCSC
13 3 (0.033%) ISAE 3402
13 3 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.022%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.022%) PSD2
14 2 (0.022%) SEPA
System Software
1 2,955 (32.91%) Docker
2 443 (4.93%) Active Directory
3 366 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 229 (2.55%) Hyper-V
5 105 (1.17%) vSphere
6 71 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 64 (0.71%) HDFS
8 63 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
9 49 (0.55%) XenApp
10 47 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 33 (0.37%) Varnish
11 33 (0.37%) VirtualBox
12 29 (0.32%) Xen
13 27 (0.30%) Apache Flume
14 17 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
14 17 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
14 17 (0.19%) XenDesktop
15 15 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 15 (0.17%) Firmware
15 15 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2,166 (24.13%) Kubernetes
2 1,715 (19.10%) Terraform
3 1,591 (17.72%) Ansible
4 1,140 (12.70%) Puppet
5 895 (9.97%) Opscode Chef
6 211 (2.35%) Packer
7 167 (1.86%) Salt
8 165 (1.84%) Prometheus
9 158 (1.76%) Grafana
10 146 (1.63%) Consul
11 129 (1.44%) Nagios
12 127 (1.41%) Kibana
13 106 (1.18%) SCCM
14 105 (1.17%) Docker Swarm
15 95 (1.06%) Rancher
16 78 (0.87%) Oozie
17 75 (0.84%) Mesos
18 63 (0.70%) Graphite
19 60 (0.67%) Automic
19 60 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1,260 (14.03%) Google
2 1,095 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 564 (6.28%) VMware
4 491 (5.47%) Oracle
5 244 (2.72%) Splunk
6 215 (2.39%) Cisco
7 200 (2.23%) Tableau
8 172 (1.92%) Citrix
9 150 (1.67%) Cloudera
10 145 (1.62%) Bloomberg
11 135 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 134 (1.49%) IBM
13 129 (1.44%) Red Hat
14 127 (1.41%) WorldPay
15 121 (1.35%) SAP
16 110 (1.23%) Informatica
17 103 (1.15%) Reuters
18 92 (1.02%) Adobe
19 91 (1.01%) HP
20 88 (0.98%) ServiceNow