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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing AWS 16,277 7,371 7,383
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 23.53% 21.92% 18.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.00% 46.57% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,344 5,528 6,122
10th Percentile £51,500 £50,870 £45,000
25th Percentile £65,000 £62,250 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +3.45%
75th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £115,000 £118,625
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 35,382 15,829 15,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.15% 47.08% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16,687 12,140 13,030
10th Percentile £41,503 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,812
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.23% +4.33%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -1 1,351 £80,000 +3.23% 307
West London +4 391 £71,250 +1.79% 86
South London -5 329 £65,000 +4.00% 23
East London +10 158 £74,000 -1.33% 71
North London -6 44 £55,000 -31.25% 4
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 8,019 (49.27%) Agile
2 7,171 (44.06%) Python
3 7,002 (43.02%) Azure
4 6,043 (37.13%) CI/CD
5 5,956 (36.59%) DevOps
6 5,551 (34.10%) Software Engineering
7 5,523 (33.93%) Finance
8 5,485 (33.70%) GCP
9 5,330 (32.75%) Docker
10 5,255 (32.28%) Java
11 5,158 (31.69%) Kubernetes
12 4,412 (27.11%) Microservices
13 4,172 (25.63%) JavaScript
14 4,143 (25.45%) Terraform
15 4,060 (24.94%) SQL
16 4,027 (24.74%) React
17 3,338 (20.51%) Serverless
18 3,262 (20.04%) Social Skills
19 3,226 (19.82%) Git (software)
20 3,124 (19.19%) Node.js
21 2,780 (17.08%) Full Stack Development
22 2,752 (16.91%) TDD
23 2,739 (16.83%) TypeScript
24 2,533 (15.56%) Analytics
25 2,429 (14.92%) Linux
26 2,409 (14.80%) Test Automation
27 2,378 (14.61%) Jenkins
28 2,360 (14.50%) Infrastructure as Code
29 2,354 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
30 2,301 (14.14%) NoSQL

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 1,002 (6.16%) Apache Spark
2 719 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
3 548 (3.37%) Apache Airflow
4 449 (2.76%) Apache
5 391 (2.40%) Confluence
6 313 (1.92%) CMS
7 189 (1.16%) IIS
8 167 (1.03%) Tomcat
9 112 (0.69%) OpenStack
10 102 (0.63%) Headless CMS
11 96 (0.59%) nginx
12 94 (0.58%) JBoss
13 86 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
14 83 (0.51%) SAS
15 81 (0.50%) SharePoint
16 79 (0.49%) Apache Solr
17 76 (0.47%) Jupyter
18 56 (0.34%) Apache Pulsar
18 56 (0.34%) WordPress
19 50 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 117 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 101 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 74 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 71 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 40 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 16 (0.098%) InVision
6 16 (0.098%) Sketch
7 15 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
8 12 (0.074%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.025%) SketchUp
12 3 (0.018%) Blender
12 3 (0.018%) EngageOne
12 3 (0.018%) Maya
13 2 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.012%) SPSS
13 2 (0.012%) Stata
14 1 (0.006%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.006%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 52 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 47 (0.29%) Shopify
3 43 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 28 (0.17%) R3 Corda
5 21 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
7 16 (0.098%) Magento
7 16 (0.098%) Markit EDM
7 16 (0.098%) Sentinel
8 15 (0.092%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.086%) SimCorp Dimension
10 12 (0.074%) SAP Hybris
10 12 (0.074%) thinkFolio
11 11 (0.068%) Temenos T24
12 10 (0.061%) NetSuite
13 8 (0.049%) Line 50
13 8 (0.049%) Sage 200
13 8 (0.049%) SAP S/4HANA
14 6 (0.037%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
15 5 (0.031%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7,002 (43.02%) Azure
2 5,485 (33.70%) GCP
3 3,338 (20.51%) Serverless
4 2,118 (13.01%) AWS Lambda
5 1,684 (10.35%) SaaS
6 1,499 (9.21%) Amazon S3
7 1,324 (8.13%) GitHub
8 1,142 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1,014 (6.23%) Cloud Computing
10 964 (5.92%) Amazon EC2
11 862 (5.30%) Amazon ECS
12 711 (4.37%) PaaS
13 643 (3.95%) Amazon SQS
14 501 (3.08%) Snowflake
15 492 (3.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 480 (2.95%) Amazon Kinesis
17 468 (2.88%) OpenShift
18 441 (2.71%) Amazon EKS
19 412 (2.53%) IaaS
20 356 (2.19%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 480 (2.95%) Firewall
2 474 (2.91%) Internet
3 469 (2.88%) HTTP
4 345 (2.12%) DNS
5 241 (1.48%) Network Security
6 235 (1.44%) VPN
7 190 (1.17%) TCP/IP
8 126 (0.77%) DHCP
9 113 (0.69%) WAN
10 102 (0.63%) Broadband
11 86 (0.53%) LAN
12 84 (0.52%) SSL
13 68 (0.42%) MQTT
14 63 (0.39%) BGP
15 60 (0.37%) Wireless
16 59 (0.36%) VoIP
17 55 (0.34%) SAN
18 54 (0.33%) VLAN
19 48 (0.29%) FTP
19 48 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,354 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
2 2,301 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 1,417 (8.71%) MySQL
4 1,360 (8.36%) Relational Database
5 1,219 (7.49%) Big Data
6 1,159 (7.12%) MongoDB
7 992 (6.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 926 (5.69%) SQL Server
9 805 (4.95%) Redis
10 798 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
11 795 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
12 701 (4.31%) Amazon Redshift
13 604 (3.71%) Hadoop
14 492 (3.02%) Data Lake
15 467 (2.87%) BigQuery
16 460 (2.83%) Amazon Aurora
17 453 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
18 383 (2.35%) Amazon Athena
18 383 (2.35%) Tableau
19 333 (2.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3,226 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 2,378 (14.61%) Jenkins
3 1,171 (7.19%) JIRA
4 731 (4.49%) GitLab
5 648 (3.98%) Maven
6 596 (3.66%) CircleCI
7 584 (3.59%) Gradle
8 475 (2.92%) Cypress.io
9 464 (2.85%) JUnit
10 434 (2.67%) TeamCity
11 355 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 335 (2.06%) Selenium
13 308 (1.89%) Bitbucket
14 292 (1.79%) Mockito
15 286 (1.76%) Cucumber
16 279 (1.71%) Subversion
17 236 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 224 (1.38%) Postman
19 219 (1.35%) webpack
20 202 (1.24%) SonarQube
General
1 5,523 (33.93%) Finance
2 3,262 (20.04%) Social Skills
3 1,398 (8.59%) Banking
4 1,201 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1,149 (7.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1,104 (6.78%) Retail
7 953 (5.85%) Games
8 792 (4.87%) Marketing
9 659 (4.05%) Front Office
10 633 (3.89%) Manufacturing
11 438 (2.69%) Public Sector
12 346 (2.13%) Legal
13 284 (1.74%) Financial Institution
14 277 (1.70%) Telecoms
15 274 (1.68%) Presentation Skills
16 249 (1.53%) Advertising
17 213 (1.31%) Law
18 194 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
19 167 (1.03%) Publishing
20 145 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,061 (24.95%) Developer
2 3,145 (19.32%) Software Engineer
3 1,746 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 1,221 (7.50%) Data Engineer
5 1,172 (7.20%) Architect
6 1,165 (7.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1,049 (6.44%) Senior Developer
8 1,001 (6.15%) Java Engineer
9 993 (6.10%) AWS Engineer
10 925 (5.68%) Java Developer
11 797 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
12 715 (4.39%) Cloud Engineer
13 632 (3.88%) Senior DevOps
14 580 (3.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 544 (3.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 507 (3.11%) Python Developer
17 473 (2.91%) AWS Developer
18 444 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
19 426 (2.62%) Senior Java Engineer
20 424 (2.60%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,027 (24.74%) React
2 3,124 (19.19%) Node.js
3 1,949 (11.97%) Kafka
4 1,742 (10.70%) .NET
5 1,705 (10.47%) REST
6 1,594 (9.79%) Spring
7 1,454 (8.93%) RESTful
8 1,419 (8.72%) CSS
9 1,388 (8.53%) HTML
10 1,334 (8.20%) AngularJS
11 1,120 (6.88%) Spring Boot
12 1,003 (6.16%) GraphQL
13 820 (5.04%) Vue.js
14 768 (4.72%) .NET Core
15 636 (3.91%) Web Services
16 619 (3.80%) Jest
17 561 (3.45%) Django
18 559 (3.43%) RabbitMQ
19 554 (3.40%) ASP.NET
20 536 (3.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1,326 (8.15%) Cloud Native
2 1,215 (7.46%) User Experience
3 1,014 (6.23%) Public Cloud
4 890 (5.47%) Algorithms
5 732 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
6 632 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 592 (3.64%) Hedge funds
8 556 (3.42%) Data Structures
9 518 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
10 514 (3.16%) Life Science
11 502 (3.08%) Derivative
12 500 (3.07%) Equities
13 476 (2.92%) Fixed Income
14 413 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 354 (2.17%) Blog
16 342 (2.10%) Data Centre
17 324 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
18 302 (1.86%) Management Information System
19 251 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
20 226 (1.39%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 2,429 (14.92%) Linux
2 1,046 (6.43%) Windows
3 679 (4.17%) Unix
4 415 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 403 (2.48%) Android
6 335 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 146 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 107 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 106 (0.65%) Mesosphere
10 96 (0.59%) CentOS
11 92 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 89 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 55 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 55 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
14 49 (0.30%) VMS
15 40 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 34 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
17 24 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
18 22 (0.14%) Kali Linux
19 18 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,019 (49.27%) Agile
2 6,043 (37.13%) CI/CD
3 5,956 (36.59%) DevOps
4 5,551 (34.10%) Software Engineering
5 4,412 (27.11%) Microservices
6 2,780 (17.08%) Full Stack Development
7 2,752 (16.91%) TDD
8 2,533 (15.56%) Analytics
9 2,409 (14.80%) Test Automation
10 2,360 (14.50%) Infrastructure as Code
11 2,237 (13.74%) Mentoring
12 2,157 (13.25%) Scrum
13 2,149 (13.20%) Problem-Solving
14 2,081 (12.78%) Data Science
15 2,003 (12.31%) Machine Learning
16 1,799 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
17 1,625 (9.98%) Computer Science
18 1,623 (9.97%) Fintech
19 1,445 (8.88%) Open Source
20 1,434 (8.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7,171 (44.06%) Python
2 5,255 (32.28%) Java
3 4,172 (25.63%) JavaScript
4 4,060 (24.94%) SQL
5 2,739 (16.83%) TypeScript
6 1,883 (11.57%) C#
7 1,563 (9.60%) Go
8 1,132 (6.95%) Bash
9 1,031 (6.33%) Ruby
10 881 (5.41%) PowerShell
11 837 (5.14%) Scala
12 810 (4.98%) PHP
13 547 (3.36%) C++
14 513 (3.15%) Kotlin
15 465 (2.86%) Shell Script
16 371 (2.28%) C
17 310 (1.90%) Groovy
18 298 (1.83%) Rust
19 255 (1.57%) ES6
20 243 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,980 (12.16%) Degree
2 919 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 356 (2.19%) Master's Degree
4 342 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 309 (1.90%) AWS Certification
6 227 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 173 (1.06%) CISSP
8 143 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 112 (0.69%) CISM
10 79 (0.49%) CCNP
11 71 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
12 66 (0.41%) CRISC
13 58 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 58 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
14 56 (0.34%) PhD
15 55 (0.34%) PMI Certification
16 47 (0.29%) CCNA
17 46 (0.28%) CISA
18 42 (0.26%) CCIE
19 40 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,296 (7.96%) QA
2 292 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 239 (1.47%) Accessibility
4 224 (1.38%) GDPR
5 222 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 129 (0.79%) NIST
7 122 (0.75%) SLA
8 97 (0.60%) PCI DSS
9 60 (0.37%) GRC
10 42 (0.26%) SOC 2
11 39 (0.24%) CDISC
11 39 (0.24%) HL7
12 36 (0.22%) HIPAA
13 33 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
14 32 (0.20%) IEC 62304
14 32 (0.20%) ISO 13485
15 25 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 25 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 15 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 14 (0.086%) SEPA
System Software
1 5,330 (32.75%) Docker
2 329 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 248 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 132 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 76 (0.47%) Apache Flume
6 68 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 56 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 43 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 29 (0.18%) vSphere
10 24 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 24 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (0.14%) ISA Server
12 19 (0.12%) HDFS
13 17 (0.10%) KVM
14 16 (0.098%) Firmware
14 16 (0.098%) Kamailio
14 16 (0.098%) OpenSIPS
14 16 (0.098%) VMware NSX
15 15 (0.092%) zsh
16 14 (0.086%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5,158 (31.69%) Kubernetes
2 4,143 (25.45%) Terraform
3 1,801 (11.06%) Ansible
4 862 (5.30%) Puppet
5 680 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
6 597 (3.67%) Prometheus
7 468 (2.88%) Grafana
8 177 (1.09%) Istio
9 159 (0.98%) Kibana
10 153 (0.94%) Consul
11 115 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
12 113 (0.69%) logstash
13 111 (0.68%) Automic
14 102 (0.63%) Rancher
15 82 (0.50%) Oozie
16 80 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
17 63 (0.39%) Packer
18 51 (0.31%) ZABBIX
19 46 (0.28%) Nagios
20 44 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2,146 (13.18%) Google
2 1,402 (8.61%) Microsoft
3 628 (3.86%) Oracle
4 395 (2.43%) Splunk
5 369 (2.27%) VMware
6 230 (1.41%) Databricks
7 198 (1.22%) Cisco
8 193 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 182 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
10 172 (1.06%) New Relic
11 156 (0.96%) IBM
12 134 (0.82%) Samsung
13 117 (0.72%) Apple
14 115 (0.71%) Cloudera
15 102 (0.63%) SAP
16 99 (0.61%) Dell
16 99 (0.61%) ServiceNow
17 95 (0.58%) Citrix
18 93 (0.57%) BT
19 91 (0.56%) Talend