Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +9
Permanent jobs citing AWS 10,306 5,617 8,777
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 22.84% 19.94% 15.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.75% 48.70% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6,269 4,678 7,202
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
75th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 21,584 11,535 19,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.82% 40.94% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14,288 9,601 16,474
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 1 August 2021.

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 1 August 2021. 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 0 1,219 £80,000 +6.67% 527
South London 0 237 £65,000 - 38
West London -3 231 £65,000 -3.70% 156
East London +1 37 £75,000 +15.38% 100
North London +11 10 £100,000 +81.82% 8
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 4,551 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 4,218 (40.93%) Python
3 3,835 (37.21%) Azure
4 3,464 (33.61%) DevOps
5 3,399 (32.98%) Docker
6 3,185 (30.90%) Software Engineering
7 3,129 (30.36%) Kubernetes
8 3,091 (29.99%) GCP
9 2,965 (28.77%) Finance
10 2,930 (28.43%) Java
11 2,808 (27.25%) JavaScript
12 2,647 (25.68%) Microservices
13 2,501 (24.27%) Terraform
14 2,458 (23.85%) React
15 2,439 (23.67%) Serverless
16 2,256 (21.89%) SQL
17 2,012 (19.52%) Node.js
18 1,741 (16.89%) Social Skills
19 1,627 (15.79%) Web Services
20 1,585 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
21 1,581 (15.34%) TypeScript
22 1,550 (15.04%) AWS Lambda
23 1,443 (14.00%) Git (software)
24 1,432 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
25 1,414 (13.72%) Analytics
26 1,406 (13.64%) Linux
27 1,359 (13.19%) TDD
28 1,342 (13.02%) Google
29 1,340 (13.00%) Jenkins
30 1,337 (12.97%) C#

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
1 586 (5.69%) Apache Spark
2 564 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
3 355 (3.44%) Apache
4 306 (2.97%) Apache Airflow
5 243 (2.36%) Confluence
6 131 (1.27%) CMS
7 114 (1.11%) nginx
8 83 (0.81%) IIS
9 69 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
10 56 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 55 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 52 (0.50%) WordPress
13 48 (0.47%) Luigi
14 39 (0.38%) Drupal
14 39 (0.38%) SAS
15 33 (0.32%) OpenStack
16 31 (0.30%) IBM Domino
17 28 (0.27%) Kentico
18 27 (0.26%) Apache Pig
19 24 (0.23%) Jupyter
Applications
1 63 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.24%) Chatbot
3 25 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (0.23%) Sketch
5 23 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 22 (0.21%) Figma
7 21 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.14%) InVision
9 10 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.087%) Fireworks
11 6 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
11 6 (0.058%) Final Cut Pro
11 6 (0.058%) Revit
12 5 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.049%) Adobe XD
12 5 (0.049%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.049%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.019%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (0.40%) Magento
2 22 (0.21%) Shopify
3 21 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
4 17 (0.16%) R3 Corda
5 14 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
7 12 (0.12%) Sentinel
8 10 (0.097%) Primavera
8 10 (0.097%) Summit
9 8 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.049%) Unica
12 4 (0.039%) FastStats
12 4 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.029%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (0.029%) SAP R/3
14 2 (0.019%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
14 2 (0.019%) SAP Hybris
14 2 (0.019%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3,835 (37.21%) Azure
2 3,091 (29.99%) GCP
3 2,439 (23.67%) Serverless
4 1,550 (15.04%) AWS Lambda
5 1,079 (10.47%) SaaS
6 1,032 (10.01%) Amazon S3
7 761 (7.38%) Amazon EC2
8 689 (6.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 643 (6.24%) GitHub
10 623 (6.05%) Amazon ECS
11 565 (5.48%) PaaS
12 539 (5.23%) Amazon SQS
13 383 (3.72%) IaaS
14 334 (3.24%) Amazon EKS
15 303 (2.94%) Snowflake
16 280 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
17 247 (2.40%) Microsoft 365
18 243 (2.36%) Power Platform
19 225 (2.18%) Amazon Kinesis
19 225 (2.18%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 332 (3.22%) HTTP
2 315 (3.06%) Firewall
3 187 (1.81%) DNS
4 129 (1.25%) Internet
5 120 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 113 (1.10%) Network Security
7 91 (0.88%) VPN
8 84 (0.82%) DHCP
9 79 (0.77%) WAN
10 67 (0.65%) Broadband
11 60 (0.58%) LAN
12 47 (0.46%) SAN
13 39 (0.38%) SSL
14 37 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (0.30%) FTP
15 31 (0.30%) IPsec
16 30 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (0.28%) VLAN
18 27 (0.26%) SD-WAN
19 26 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,432 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 1,137 (11.03%) NoSQL
3 989 (9.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 866 (8.40%) MySQL
5 804 (7.80%) Big Data
6 758 (7.35%) Relational Database
7 651 (6.32%) MongoDB
8 625 (6.06%) SQL Server
9 612 (5.94%) Redis
10 596 (5.78%) Amazon RDS
11 467 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
12 427 (4.14%) Hadoop
13 410 (3.98%) Amazon Redshift
14 340 (3.30%) Amazon Aurora
15 258 (2.50%) Tableau
16 254 (2.46%) RDBMS
17 253 (2.45%) BigQuery
18 250 (2.43%) Amazon Athena
19 214 (2.08%) Power BI
20 212 (2.06%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,443 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 1,340 (13.00%) Jenkins
3 609 (5.91%) JIRA
4 509 (4.94%) GitLab
5 341 (3.31%) TeamCity
6 291 (2.82%) Cypress.io
7 277 (2.69%) webpack
8 270 (2.62%) CircleCI
9 259 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 248 (2.41%) Selenium
11 236 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 176 (1.71%) Cucumber
13 166 (1.61%) Maven
14 156 (1.51%) Bitbucket
15 152 (1.47%) SonarQube
16 149 (1.45%) Gradle
17 132 (1.28%) JUnit
18 111 (1.08%) Postman
19 108 (1.05%) Artifactory
20 103 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2,965 (28.77%) Finance
2 1,741 (16.89%) Social Skills
3 793 (7.69%) Banking
4 562 (5.45%) Retail
5 538 (5.22%) Front Office
6 458 (4.44%) Marketing
7 444 (4.31%) Games
8 425 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
9 324 (3.14%) Public Sector
10 236 (2.29%) Presentation Skills
11 202 (1.96%) Advertising
12 191 (1.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 141 (1.37%) Manufacturing
14 138 (1.34%) Legal
15 135 (1.31%) Investment Banking
16 133 (1.29%) Law
17 123 (1.19%) Telecoms
18 109 (1.06%) Financial Institution
19 82 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
20 76 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,954 (28.66%) Developer
2 1,785 (17.32%) Software Engineer
3 1,116 (10.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 833 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
5 832 (8.07%) Architect
6 648 (6.29%) Senior Developer
7 618 (6.00%) Data Engineer
8 564 (5.47%) Java Developer
9 530 (5.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 515 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 492 (4.77%) Python Engineer
12 435 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
12 435 (4.22%) React Developer
13 399 (3.87%) AWS Developer
14 398 (3.86%) Python Developer
15 375 (3.64%) Java Engineer
16 361 (3.50%) Senior DevOps
17 351 (3.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 331 (3.21%) AWS DevOps
19 320 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,458 (23.85%) React
2 2,012 (19.52%) Node.js
3 1,627 (15.79%) Web Services
4 1,204 (11.68%) .NET
5 1,053 (10.22%) REST
6 1,033 (10.02%) Kafka
7 984 (9.55%) AngularJS
8 765 (7.42%) GraphQL
9 764 (7.41%) CSS
10 744 (7.22%) HTML
11 724 (7.03%) RESTful
12 717 (6.96%) Spring
13 605 (5.87%) .NET Core
14 574 (5.57%) Vue.js
15 422 (4.09%) Spring Boot
16 401 (3.89%) React Native
17 360 (3.49%) Redux
18 337 (3.27%) HTML5
19 326 (3.16%) Jest
20 323 (3.13%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 618 (6.00%) Cloud Native
2 606 (5.88%) User Experience
3 526 (5.10%) Hedge funds
4 521 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 453 (4.40%) Public Cloud
6 431 (4.18%) Derivative
7 359 (3.48%) Fixed Income
8 349 (3.39%) Algorithms
9 348 (3.38%) Equities
10 306 (2.97%) Mobile App
11 286 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 261 (2.53%) Data Structures
13 225 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
14 211 (2.05%) Blog
15 209 (2.03%) Virtual Team
16 200 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
17 189 (1.83%) Management Information System
18 186 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
19 173 (1.68%) Data Centre
20 161 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 1,406 (13.64%) Linux
2 618 (6.00%) Windows
3 377 (3.66%) Unix
4 197 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 184 (1.79%) Android
6 171 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 91 (0.88%) CentOS
8 68 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 61 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 31 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (0.29%) Mesosphere
13 29 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 29 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
14 28 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
15 27 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 25 (0.24%) VMS
17 17 (0.16%) Debian
18 14 (0.14%) Solaris
19 10 (0.097%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,551 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 3,464 (33.61%) DevOps
3 3,185 (30.90%) Software Engineering
4 2,647 (25.68%) Microservices
5 1,585 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
6 1,414 (13.72%) Analytics
7 1,359 (13.19%) TDD
8 1,289 (12.51%) Infrastructure as Code
9 1,207 (11.71%) Fintech
10 1,151 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1,147 (11.13%) Test Automation
12 978 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
13 957 (9.29%) Data Science
14 934 (9.06%) Artificial Intelligence
15 927 (8.99%) Machine Learning
16 923 (8.96%) Asset Management
17 916 (8.89%) Mentoring
18 858 (8.33%) Scrum
19 812 (7.88%) Open Source
20 714 (6.93%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 4,218 (40.93%) Python
2 2,930 (28.43%) Java
3 2,808 (27.25%) JavaScript
4 2,256 (21.89%) SQL
5 1,581 (15.34%) TypeScript
6 1,337 (12.97%) C#
7 788 (7.65%) Go
8 697 (6.76%) Scala
9 556 (5.39%) Bash Shell
10 464 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 454 (4.41%) Ruby
12 430 (4.17%) Kotlin
13 427 (4.14%) PHP
14 362 (3.51%) C++
15 266 (2.58%) ES6
16 211 (2.05%) Java 8
17 200 (1.94%) C
18 180 (1.75%) R
19 155 (1.50%) Rust
20 137 (1.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 875 (8.49%) Degree
2 355 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 289 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 215 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 158 (1.53%) AWS Certification
6 122 (1.18%) Master's Degree
7 84 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (0.65%) CISSP
9 38 (0.37%) CISM
10 33 (0.32%) OCP
10 33 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
11 30 (0.29%) CCNA
12 28 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
14 25 (0.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 24 (0.23%) GIAC
16 21 (0.20%) CCNP
16 21 (0.20%) PhD
17 20 (0.19%) DBS Check
18 19 (0.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 731 (7.09%) QA
2 199 (1.93%) GDPR
3 150 (1.46%) Accessibility
4 137 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 111 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 65 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 57 (0.55%) SLA
8 53 (0.51%) NIST
9 49 (0.48%) PSD2
10 25 (0.24%) GRC
11 24 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
12 21 (0.20%) COBIT
13 20 (0.19%) WCAG
14 19 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
15 11 (0.11%) HIPAA
15 11 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (0.11%) WAI
16 10 (0.097%) ITGC
17 8 (0.078%) ISO 13485
18 7 (0.068%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 3,399 (32.98%) Docker
2 231 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 178 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 83 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 77 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 74 (0.72%) VirtualBox
7 29 (0.28%) vSphere
8 25 (0.24%) ISA Server
9 24 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 21 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (0.18%) HDFS
12 18 (0.17%) Ceph
12 18 (0.17%) KVM
12 18 (0.17%) Postfix
13 17 (0.16%) XenApp
14 16 (0.16%) LXC
15 15 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
17 12 (0.12%) Snort
17 12 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3,129 (30.36%) Kubernetes
2 2,501 (24.27%) Terraform
3 1,054 (10.23%) Ansible
4 574 (5.57%) Puppet
5 474 (4.60%) Prometheus
6 416 (4.04%) Grafana
7 381 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
8 152 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
9 100 (0.97%) Istio
10 97 (0.94%) Kibana
11 89 (0.86%) Consul
12 69 (0.67%) Packer
13 63 (0.61%) Nagios
14 54 (0.52%) logstash
15 49 (0.48%) ZABBIX
16 46 (0.45%) Graphite
17 39 (0.38%) Salt
18 36 (0.35%) Mesos
18 36 (0.35%) Opsgenie
19 33 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,342 (13.02%) Google
2 793 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 432 (4.19%) Oracle
4 271 (2.63%) VMware
5 187 (1.81%) Splunk
6 175 (1.70%) IBM
7 155 (1.50%) Cisco
8 148 (1.44%) Samsung
9 110 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
10 109 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 109 (1.06%) SAP
11 108 (1.05%) Databricks
12 101 (0.98%) Talend
13 94 (0.91%) Cloudera
14 89 (0.86%) Informatica
15 88 (0.85%) Hortonworks
16 85 (0.82%) Atlassian
17 84 (0.82%) Sybase
18 82 (0.80%) Citrix
19 76 (0.74%) Facebook