Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 6 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing AWS 4,985 8,856 8,313
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 22.74% 16.31% 12.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.26% 44.08% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,849 7,692 6,970
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £118,750 £115,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 9,725 20,092 19,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.37% 37.00% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8,281 16,469 15,558
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £34,880
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 0 930 £72,500 - 255
South London +9 228 £62,500 - 41
West London +16 102 £72,500 +13.73% 89
East London +7 47 £65,000 +8.33% 69
North London +14 6 £57,500 +91.67% 9
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2,213 (44.39%) Python
2 2,188 (43.89%) Azure
3 2,016 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1,890 (37.91%) DevOps
5 1,560 (31.29%) Java
6 1,482 (29.73%) Finance
7 1,369 (27.46%) Docker
8 1,334 (26.76%) GCP
9 1,289 (25.86%) JavaScript
10 1,279 (25.66%) Kubernetes
11 1,070 (21.46%) Microservices
12 1,062 (21.30%) SQL
13 999 (20.04%) Software Engineering
13 999 (20.04%) Terraform
14 941 (18.88%) Web Services
15 791 (15.87%) Linux
16 784 (15.73%) React
17 781 (15.67%) Fintech
18 732 (14.68%) Serverless
19 684 (13.72%) Jenkins
20 667 (13.38%) Ansible
21 652 (13.08%) Node.js
22 641 (12.86%) AngularJS
23 639 (12.82%) TDD
24 625 (12.54%) Asset Management
25 580 (11.63%) Google
26 577 (11.57%) Git (software)
27 570 (11.43%) C#
28 564 (11.31%) .NET
29 541 (10.85%) AWS Lambda

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
1 257 (5.16%) Apache Spark
2 197 (3.95%) Apache
3 191 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
4 105 (2.11%) Confluence
5 70 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 61 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 60 (1.20%) SAS
8 42 (0.84%) CMS
9 41 (0.82%) Skype for Business
10 40 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
11 37 (0.74%) IIS
12 34 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 34 (0.68%) WebSphere
13 28 (0.56%) nginx
14 24 (0.48%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.46%) MS Exchange
16 17 (0.34%) OpenStack
17 16 (0.32%) Headless CMS
17 16 (0.32%) JBoss
18 15 (0.30%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 61 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 8 (0.16%) Sketch
6 6 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.12%) InVision
7 2 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.040%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.020%) Weka
Business Applications
1 84 (1.69%) Markit EDM
2 52 (1.04%) PolarLake
3 50 (1.00%) Eagle PACE
4 30 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
5 26 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
6 15 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 9 (0.18%) Sentinel
9 8 (0.16%) Actimize
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.080%) Magento
11 4 (0.080%) Quorum
12 2 (0.040%) Eikon
12 2 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.040%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.020%) SAP APO
13 1 (0.020%) SAP GRC
13 1 (0.020%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2,188 (43.89%) Azure
2 1,334 (26.76%) GCP
3 732 (14.68%) Serverless
4 541 (10.85%) AWS Lambda
5 379 (7.60%) Amazon S3
6 364 (7.30%) SaaS
7 335 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
8 296 (5.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 248 (4.97%) PaaS
10 240 (4.81%) Office 365
11 220 (4.41%) IaaS
12 198 (3.97%) Amazon ECS
13 176 (3.53%) GitHub
14 141 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
15 130 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 126 (2.53%) Power Platform
17 125 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
18 120 (2.41%) OpenShift
19 119 (2.39%) Amazon EKS
20 109 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 288 (5.78%) Firewall
2 132 (2.65%) DNS
2 132 (2.65%) Network Security
3 121 (2.43%) VPN
4 108 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 108 (2.17%) WAN
5 101 (2.03%) LAN
6 80 (1.60%) HTTP
7 59 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
8 56 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
9 54 (1.08%) DHCP
10 52 (1.04%) BGP
10 52 (1.04%) Internet
11 51 (1.02%) OSPF
12 44 (0.88%) Wireless
13 43 (0.86%) IPsec
13 43 (0.86%) Skype
13 43 (0.86%) VoIP
13 43 (0.86%) Wireshark
14 37 (0.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (9.31%) NoSQL
2 382 (7.66%) Big Data
3 339 (6.80%) SQL Server
4 303 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
5 293 (5.88%) MySQL
6 280 (5.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 271 (5.44%) MongoDB
8 250 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
9 247 (4.95%) Amazon Redshift
10 241 (4.83%) Hadoop
11 212 (4.25%) Relational Database
12 161 (3.23%) Redis
13 157 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
14 126 (2.53%) Power BI
15 123 (2.47%) Data Lake
16 114 (2.29%) Tableau
17 113 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
18 110 (2.21%) Snowflake Schema
19 109 (2.19%) Apache Hive
20 80 (1.60%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 684 (13.72%) Jenkins
2 577 (11.57%) Git (software)
3 253 (5.08%) GitLab
3 253 (5.08%) JIRA
4 157 (3.15%) Selenium
5 129 (2.59%) TeamCity
6 101 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 99 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 97 (1.95%) Artifactory
9 75 (1.50%) Bitbucket
10 70 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 53 (1.06%) CircleCI
11 53 (1.06%) SonarQube
12 52 (1.04%) Cypress.io
12 52 (1.04%) Maven
13 49 (0.98%) webpack
14 32 (0.64%) JUnit
15 31 (0.62%) Grunt
16 28 (0.56%) Locust
16 28 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1,482 (29.73%) Finance
2 509 (10.21%) Banking
3 456 (9.15%) Front Office
4 156 (3.13%) Retail
5 148 (2.97%) Games
6 137 (2.75%) Law
7 134 (2.69%) Back Office
8 123 (2.47%) Public Sector
9 107 (2.15%) Marketing
10 106 (2.13%) Investment Banking
11 87 (1.75%) Telecoms
12 61 (1.22%) Manufacturing
13 51 (1.02%) Advertising
14 44 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.52%) Automotive
16 25 (0.50%) Retail Banking
17 24 (0.48%) Legal
18 20 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (0.36%) Publishing
20 14 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,438 (28.85%) Developer
2 754 (15.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 578 (11.59%) AWS Engineer
4 511 (10.25%) Architect
5 463 (9.29%) Software Engineer
6 393 (7.88%) Python Developer
7 341 (6.84%) Python Engineer
8 321 (6.44%) Data Engineer
9 316 (6.34%) AWS DevOps
10 274 (5.50%) Senior Developer
11 268 (5.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 267 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 239 (4.79%) Java Developer
14 215 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
15 198 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
16 197 (3.95%) Cloud Engineer
17 192 (3.85%) AWS Architect
18 190 (3.81%) Analyst
19 185 (3.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 183 (3.67%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 941 (18.88%) Web Services
2 784 (15.73%) React
3 652 (13.08%) Node.js
4 641 (12.86%) AngularJS
5 564 (11.31%) .NET
6 374 (7.50%) Vue.js
7 366 (7.34%) Kafka
8 289 (5.80%) REST
9 274 (5.50%) HTML
10 273 (5.48%) CSS
11 272 (5.46%) .NET Core
12 264 (5.30%) Spring
13 206 (4.13%) RESTful
14 184 (3.69%) Spring Boot
15 128 (2.57%) HTML5
16 125 (2.51%) Django
17 119 (2.39%) .NET Framework
18 113 (2.27%) Flask
19 104 (2.09%) Redux
20 103 (2.07%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 536 (10.75%) Hedge funds
2 468 (9.39%) Fixed Income
3 391 (7.84%) Derivative
4 388 (7.78%) Equities
5 317 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
6 290 (5.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 270 (5.42%) Public Cloud
8 263 (5.28%) Cloud Native
9 155 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 126 (2.53%) Mobile App
11 121 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
12 106 (2.13%) Blog
13 104 (2.09%) Management Information System
14 99 (1.99%) User Experience
15 98 (1.97%) Data Centre
16 91 (1.83%) Reference Data
17 84 (1.69%) Data Structures
18 81 (1.62%) Virtual Team
19 75 (1.50%) Credit Derivative
20 63 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 791 (15.87%) Linux
2 441 (8.85%) Windows
3 184 (3.69%) Unix
4 182 (3.65%) Windows Server
5 64 (1.28%) CentOS
6 60 (1.20%) Android
7 57 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 54 (1.08%) Windows 10
9 52 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 50 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 25 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
14 22 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 20 (0.40%) Debian
16 18 (0.36%) Windows 7
16 18 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (0.32%) CoreOS
17 16 (0.32%) zOS
18 13 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,016 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,890 (37.91%) DevOps
3 1,070 (21.46%) Microservices
4 999 (20.04%) Software Engineering
5 781 (15.67%) Fintech
6 639 (12.82%) TDD
7 625 (12.54%) Asset Management
8 508 (10.19%) Analytics
9 444 (8.91%) Scrum
10 435 (8.73%) Infrastructure as Code
11 424 (8.51%) Test Automation
12 398 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
13 395 (7.92%) Mentoring
14 387 (7.76%) Investment Management
15 385 (7.72%) Configuration Management
16 379 (7.60%) BDD
17 372 (7.46%) Machine Learning
18 339 (6.80%) Open Source
19 331 (6.64%) Migration
20 303 (6.08%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 2,213 (44.39%) Python
2 1,560 (31.29%) Java
3 1,289 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 1,062 (21.30%) SQL
5 570 (11.43%) C#
6 304 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 298 (5.98%) Go
7 298 (5.98%) TypeScript
8 270 (5.42%) Scala
9 225 (4.51%) R
10 215 (4.31%) Kotlin
11 201 (4.03%) Bash Shell
12 192 (3.85%) Ruby
13 175 (3.51%) PHP
14 137 (2.75%) C++
15 107 (2.15%) Java 8
16 96 (1.93%) C
17 91 (1.83%) Shell Script
18 65 (1.30%) ES6
19 59 (1.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 352 (7.06%) Degree
2 200 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 175 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 123 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 118 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (2.13%) CISSP
7 101 (2.03%) AWS Certification
8 54 (1.08%) CCNA
9 53 (1.06%) CISM
10 48 (0.96%) Sun Certification
11 37 (0.74%) CCNP
12 34 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
14 31 (0.62%) Master's Degree
15 27 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 27 (0.54%) PhD
16 20 (0.40%) OSCE
17 19 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
18 17 (0.34%) CCSP
19 16 (0.32%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (3.93%) QA
2 82 (1.64%) GDPR
3 75 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 71 (1.42%) NIST
5 44 (0.88%) SLA
6 30 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 30 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 10 (0.20%) COBIT
9 6 (0.12%) MiFID
9 6 (0.12%) NCSC
9 6 (0.12%) PSD2
10 5 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.10%) EMIR
11 4 (0.080%) FATCA
11 4 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.060%) ISO 13485
12 3 (0.060%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1,369 (27.46%) Docker
2 275 (5.52%) Active Directory
3 138 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (0.86%) HDFS
5 39 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.36%) vSphere
8 11 (0.22%) XenApp
9 10 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.20%) Postfix
10 9 (0.18%) VMware NSX
10 9 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.14%) Firmware
12 7 (0.14%) Xen
13 5 (0.10%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.10%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.080%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 1,279 (25.66%) Kubernetes
2 999 (20.04%) Terraform
3 667 (13.38%) Ansible
4 429 (8.61%) Puppet
5 290 (5.82%) Opscode Chef
6 129 (2.59%) Grafana
7 114 (2.29%) Prometheus
8 79 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
9 71 (1.42%) SCCM
10 54 (1.08%) Nagios
10 54 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
11 40 (0.80%) Kibana
11 40 (0.80%) ZABBIX
12 38 (0.76%) Istio
13 32 (0.64%) Salt
14 24 (0.48%) Graphite
15 23 (0.46%) logstash
16 22 (0.44%) Packer
17 20 (0.40%) Consul
18 17 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 580 (11.63%) Google
2 447 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 246 (4.93%) VMware
4 186 (3.73%) Oracle
5 153 (3.07%) Cisco
6 94 (1.89%) SAP
7 90 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 86 (1.73%) Talend
9 83 (1.66%) Bloomberg
10 82 (1.64%) IBM
11 79 (1.58%) Palo Alto
12 78 (1.56%) Splunk
13 75 (1.50%) Databricks
14 69 (1.38%) Cloudera
15 68 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
16 62 (1.24%) Informatica
17 60 (1.20%) Citrix
18 44 (0.88%) New Relic
19 36 (0.72%) Atlassian
20 35 (0.70%) TIBCO