Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 14 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 8,891 8,307 6,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.23% 12.30% 8.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.36% 43.25% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7,178 6,611 5,344
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £97,500 £95,000
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 20,041 19,209 16,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.58% 28.44% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16,471 15,532 13,433
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,880 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,950 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.16%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +9 2,059 £72,500 +3.57% 459
South London +13 252 £62,500 -3.85% 83
West London -3 182 £65,000 +8.33% 185
East London +5 86 £60,000 -7.69% 90
North London -16 26 £35,000 -31.20% 18
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 3,817 (42.93%) Azure
2 3,814 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
3 3,398 (38.22%) Python
4 3,304 (37.16%) DevOps
5 3,007 (33.82%) Java
6 2,805 (31.55%) Docker
7 2,447 (27.52%) Finance
8 2,161 (24.31%) Kubernetes
9 2,039 (22.93%) Microservices
10 1,963 (22.08%) Linux
11 1,860 (20.92%) JavaScript
12 1,835 (20.64%) SQL
13 1,832 (20.61%) GCP
14 1,807 (20.32%) Software Engineering
15 1,633 (18.37%) Terraform
16 1,606 (18.06%) Web Services
17 1,421 (15.98%) Ansible
18 1,326 (14.91%) Jenkins
19 1,257 (14.14%) C#
20 1,199 (13.49%) Google
21 1,164 (13.09%) Windows
22 1,108 (12.46%) .NET
23 1,076 (12.10%) Analytics
24 1,051 (11.82%) Git (software)
25 1,030 (11.58%) TDD
26 1,019 (11.46%) Puppet
27 994 (11.18%) Microsoft
28 977 (10.99%) Node.js
29 950 (10.68%) Serverless
30 943 (10.61%) Machine Learning

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
1 606 (6.82%) Apache Spark
2 412 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
3 250 (2.81%) Apache
4 221 (2.49%) Confluence
5 156 (1.75%) IIS
6 134 (1.51%) WebSphere
7 125 (1.41%) nginx
8 124 (1.39%) OpenStack
9 108 (1.21%) Apache Airflow
9 108 (1.21%) CMS
10 103 (1.16%) SharePoint
11 93 (1.05%) Tomcat
12 77 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
13 62 (0.70%) MS Exchange
13 62 (0.70%) Skype for Business
14 55 (0.62%) Apache Solr
15 41 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 37 (0.42%) JBoss
17 34 (0.38%) Luigi
18 28 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 76 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (0.19%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.067%) CINEMA 4D
5 6 (0.067%) Maya
5 6 (0.067%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.067%) MODO
5 6 (0.067%) NUKE
5 6 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.056%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.034%) HipChat
8 3 (0.034%) InDesign
9 2 (0.022%) Sketch
9 2 (0.022%) SPSS
10 1 (0.011%) Figma
Business Applications
1 88 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
2 51 (0.57%) FINCAD Analytics
2 51 (0.57%) Magento
3 50 (0.56%) PolarLake
4 35 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
5 34 (0.38%) Markit EDM
6 32 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
7 30 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
8 26 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 19 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
10 6 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.056%) HFM
11 5 (0.056%) SAP S/4HANA
11 5 (0.056%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 4 (0.045%) Oracle FAH
12 4 (0.045%) Oracle Retail
13 3 (0.034%) Adobe Campaign
13 3 (0.034%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 3 (0.034%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3,817 (42.93%) Azure
2 1,832 (20.61%) GCP
3 950 (10.68%) Serverless
4 762 (8.57%) AWS Lambda
5 729 (8.20%) Amazon S3
6 619 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
7 592 (6.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 516 (5.80%) SaaS
9 471 (5.30%) Office 365
10 454 (5.11%) PaaS
11 390 (4.39%) Amazon ECS
12 372 (4.18%) GitHub
13 361 (4.06%) IaaS
14 340 (3.82%) Amazon SQS
15 322 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
16 312 (3.51%) OpenShift
17 200 (2.25%) Amazon Kinesis
18 180 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 163 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 152 (1.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 499 (5.61%) Firewall
2 272 (3.06%) DNS
3 252 (2.83%) TCP/IP
4 237 (2.67%) Internet
5 235 (2.64%) VPN
6 218 (2.45%) HTTP
7 179 (2.01%) WAN
8 177 (1.99%) Network Security
9 158 (1.78%) LAN
10 156 (1.75%) DHCP
11 121 (1.36%) SAN
12 101 (1.14%) MPLS
13 85 (0.96%) Skype
14 84 (0.94%) SSL
15 78 (0.88%) BGP
16 76 (0.85%) VoIP
17 75 (0.84%) Wireless
18 62 (0.70%) WLAN
19 44 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
19 44 (0.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (9.75%) Big Data
2 837 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 695 (7.82%) NoSQL
4 687 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
5 587 (6.60%) MySQL
6 529 (5.95%) Amazon RDS
7 506 (5.69%) Hadoop
8 453 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 429 (4.83%) Relational Database
10 390 (4.39%) MongoDB
11 350 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
12 342 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
13 254 (2.86%) Amazon Athena
14 247 (2.78%) Redis
15 234 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
16 202 (2.27%) RDBMS
17 188 (2.11%) Apache Hive
18 182 (2.05%) Amazon Aurora
19 163 (1.83%) BigQuery
20 151 (1.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1,326 (14.91%) Jenkins
2 1,051 (11.82%) Git (software)
3 521 (5.86%) JIRA
4 311 (3.50%) TeamCity
5 271 (3.05%) GitLab
6 248 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 248 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 236 (2.65%) Maven
8 225 (2.53%) Selenium
9 202 (2.27%) Bitbucket
10 194 (2.18%) Artifactory
11 163 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 148 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 142 (1.60%) RStudio
14 118 (1.33%) JUnit
15 103 (1.16%) SonarQube
15 103 (1.16%) Subversion
16 101 (1.14%) Gradle
17 93 (1.05%) Travis CI
18 89 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2,447 (27.52%) Finance
2 788 (8.86%) Banking
3 705 (7.93%) Front Office
4 415 (4.67%) Retail
5 260 (2.92%) Marketing
6 213 (2.40%) Public Sector
7 189 (2.13%) Law
8 175 (1.97%) Games
9 171 (1.92%) Telecoms
10 130 (1.46%) Advertising
11 96 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 81 (0.91%) Back Office
13 74 (0.83%) Legal
14 70 (0.79%) Financial Institution
15 57 (0.64%) Manufacturing
16 49 (0.55%) Billing
17 43 (0.48%) Publishing
18 30 (0.34%) Automotive
19 24 (0.27%) Retail Banking
20 22 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2,515 (28.29%) Developer
2 1,227 (13.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,005 (11.30%) Architect
4 878 (9.88%) AWS Engineer
5 749 (8.42%) Java Developer
6 642 (7.22%) Software Engineer
7 594 (6.68%) Senior Developer
8 516 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
9 491 (5.52%) Data Engineer
10 416 (4.68%) Python Engineer
11 415 (4.67%) Python Developer
12 391 (4.40%) Consultant
13 365 (4.11%) AWS Developer
14 359 (4.04%) Cloud Architect
15 357 (4.02%) AWS DevOps
16 345 (3.88%) Java Engineer
17 329 (3.70%) C# Developer
18 328 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
19 325 (3.66%) .NET Developer
20 316 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,606 (18.06%) Web Services
2 1,108 (12.46%) .NET
3 977 (10.99%) Node.js
4 925 (10.40%) React
5 704 (7.92%) HTML
6 702 (7.90%) AngularJS
7 689 (7.75%) REST
8 681 (7.66%) CSS
9 586 (6.59%) Spring
10 581 (6.53%) Kafka
11 509 (5.72%) RESTful
12 479 (5.39%) J2EE
13 354 (3.98%) .NET Core
14 338 (3.80%) Spring Boot
15 297 (3.34%) ASP.NET
16 295 (3.32%) HTML5
17 271 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
18 258 (2.90%) Redux
19 212 (2.38%) JSON
20 196 (2.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 565 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
2 562 (6.32%) Public Cloud
3 549 (6.17%) Fixed Income
4 472 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 437 (4.92%) Derivative
6 396 (4.45%) Cloud Native
7 370 (4.16%) Data Centre
8 357 (4.02%) Equities
9 318 (3.58%) Algorithms
10 303 (3.41%) User Experience
11 296 (3.33%) Hedge funds
12 250 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 227 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
14 196 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
15 189 (2.13%) Data Structures
16 170 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
16 170 (1.91%) Mobile App
17 132 (1.48%) Private Cloud
18 125 (1.41%) Reference Data
19 121 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1,963 (22.08%) Linux
2 1,164 (13.09%) Windows
3 457 (5.14%) Unix
4 433 (4.87%) Windows Server
5 151 (1.70%) Android
6 137 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 130 (1.46%) CentOS
8 105 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 104 (1.17%) Windows 10
10 101 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 94 (1.06%) Ubuntu
12 83 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
13 64 (0.72%) Mac OS
14 52 (0.58%) Windows 7
15 42 (0.47%) VMS
16 35 (0.39%) Mesosphere
17 34 (0.38%) Mac OS X
18 26 (0.29%) CoreOS
18 26 (0.29%) Debian
19 20 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,814 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 3,304 (37.16%) DevOps
3 2,039 (22.93%) Microservices
4 1,807 (20.32%) Software Engineering
5 1,076 (12.10%) Analytics
6 1,030 (11.58%) TDD
7 943 (10.61%) Machine Learning
8 899 (10.11%) Asset Management
9 879 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
10 866 (9.74%) Fintech
11 835 (9.39%) Scrum
12 834 (9.38%) Mentoring
13 761 (8.56%) Problem-Solving
14 757 (8.51%) Migration
15 754 (8.48%) Infrastructure as Code
16 685 (7.70%) Open Source
17 655 (7.37%) Test Automation
18 640 (7.20%) Artificial Intelligence
19 634 (7.13%) Data Science
20 598 (6.73%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,398 (38.22%) Python
2 3,007 (33.82%) Java
3 1,860 (20.92%) JavaScript
4 1,835 (20.64%) SQL
5 1,257 (14.14%) C#
6 690 (7.76%) PowerShell
7 689 (7.75%) Bash Shell
8 650 (7.31%) Go
9 643 (7.23%) Scala
10 527 (5.93%) Ruby
11 504 (5.67%) R
12 397 (4.47%) C++
13 386 (4.34%) TypeScript
14 368 (4.14%) Java 8
15 302 (3.40%) PHP
16 205 (2.31%) T-SQL
17 192 (2.16%) ES6
18 183 (2.06%) Shell Script
19 182 (2.05%) Kotlin
20 156 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 762 (8.57%) Degree
2 278 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 194 (2.18%) AWS Certification
4 181 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 150 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 122 (1.37%) CCNP
6 122 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 99 (1.11%) CCNA
8 84 (0.94%) SC Cleared
9 80 (0.90%) PhD
10 75 (0.84%) CISSP
11 71 (0.80%) MCSE
12 57 (0.64%) MCSA
13 56 (0.63%) Master's Degree
14 44 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 34 (0.38%) CISM
16 32 (0.36%) CCIE
17 31 (0.35%) SANS
18 27 (0.30%) MCP
19 22 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (4.05%) QA
2 109 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 91 (1.02%) SLA
4 73 (0.82%) GDPR
5 67 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 54 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 33 (0.37%) NIST
8 14 (0.16%) COBIT
9 8 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 7 (0.079%) MiFID
11 6 (0.067%) EMIR
12 5 (0.056%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.045%) NCSC
14 3 (0.034%) ISO 31000
14 3 (0.034%) PMO
14 3 (0.034%) PSD2
15 2 (0.022%) Actionable Recommendations
15 2 (0.022%) Cyber Essentials
15 2 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2,805 (31.55%) Docker
2 453 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 319 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 250 (2.81%) Hyper-V
5 85 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 73 (0.82%) vSphere
7 71 (0.80%) HDFS
8 53 (0.60%) XenApp
9 51 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
10 48 (0.54%) VirtualBox
11 33 (0.37%) Xen
11 33 (0.37%) XenDesktop
12 18 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 15 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 14 (0.16%) vCloud
14 14 (0.16%) VMware NSX
15 13 (0.15%) Varnish
16 11 (0.12%) Apache Flume
16 11 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 10 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2,161 (24.31%) Kubernetes
2 1,633 (18.37%) Terraform
3 1,421 (15.98%) Ansible
4 1,019 (11.46%) Puppet
5 773 (8.69%) Opscode Chef
6 193 (2.17%) Packer
7 161 (1.81%) Prometheus
8 147 (1.65%) Consul
8 147 (1.65%) Grafana
9 144 (1.62%) Salt
10 117 (1.32%) SCCM
11 115 (1.29%) Kibana
12 107 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
13 106 (1.19%) Rancher
14 92 (1.03%) Nagios
15 77 (0.87%) Mesos
16 69 (0.78%) Graphite
17 60 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
18 52 (0.58%) Automic
19 49 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,199 (13.49%) Google
2 994 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 548 (6.16%) VMware
4 464 (5.22%) Oracle
5 266 (2.99%) Cisco
6 209 (2.35%) Splunk
7 192 (2.16%) Citrix
8 187 (2.10%) Tableau
9 178 (2.00%) Bloomberg
10 149 (1.68%) WorldPay
11 139 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 137 (1.54%) IBM
13 126 (1.42%) Informatica
14 120 (1.35%) Red Hat
15 107 (1.20%) Cloudera
16 103 (1.16%) SAP
17 92 (1.03%) Atlassian
18 81 (0.91%) Veeam
19 79 (0.89%) Adobe
20 78 (0.88%) Meraki