Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 48 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 +49 +57
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 672 440 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.31% 5.80% 2.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.38% 42.84% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 624 389 183
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%

Amazon 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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,624 1,027 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.50% 13.54% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 894 571
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,475 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Manchester.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Altrincham +14 22 £50,000 - 6
Stockport -2 15 £42,250 +0.60% 5
Rochdale -12 14 £52,500 +8.25% 3
Wigan +7 7 £67,500 -
Salford 0 5 £37,500 +29.31% 8
Audenshaw - 2 £57,500 -
Oldham - 2 £45,000 -
Bolton +8 1 - - 1
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 394 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 295 (43.90%) DevOps
4 212 (31.55%) Linux
5 170 (25.30%) .NET
6 167 (24.85%) MVC
7 162 (24.11%) Web Services
8 144 (21.43%) Docker
9 141 (20.98%) Python
9 141 (20.98%) TDD
10 137 (20.39%) Java
10 137 (20.39%) Jenkins
11 136 (20.24%) C#
12 135 (20.09%) Google
13 134 (19.94%) JavaScript
14 133 (19.79%) MySQL
15 132 (19.64%) Ruby
16 126 (18.75%) Puppet
17 120 (17.86%) SQL Server
18 117 (17.41%) E-Commerce
19 115 (17.11%) Ansible
20 111 (16.52%) Windows
21 109 (16.22%) RESTful
22 102 (15.18%) Software Engineering
22 102 (15.18%) AngularJS
23 98 (14.58%) BDD
24 96 (14.29%) SQL
24 96 (14.29%) HTML
25 95 (14.14%) Scrum
25 95 (14.14%) Continuous Integration

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 58 (8.63%) Apache
2 56 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (3.87%) nginx
4 24 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (2.38%) IIS
7 14 (2.08%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.93%) Apache Spark
8 13 (1.93%) Confluence
9 9 (1.34%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.34%) WordPress
10 6 (0.89%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.74%) CMS
12 4 (0.60%) SAS
12 4 (0.60%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.15%) Drupal
14 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 307 (45.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 66 (9.82%) SaaS
4 49 (7.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 48 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (5.51%) IaaS
7 34 (5.06%) Serverless
8 33 (4.91%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (4.46%) Office 365
10 29 (4.32%) Amazon SQS
11 28 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
12 27 (4.02%) PaaS
13 24 (3.57%) Amazon S3
14 13 (1.93%) GitHub
15 11 (1.64%) Google App Engine
15 11 (1.64%) Route 53
16 10 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 9 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
18 8 (1.19%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.83%) Firewall
2 17 (2.53%) HTTP
3 16 (2.38%) VPN
4 15 (2.23%) DNS
4 15 (2.23%) Internet
4 15 (2.23%) SAN
5 14 (2.08%) WAN
6 12 (1.79%) DHCP
7 11 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.19%) IPsec
9 7 (1.04%) LAN
10 5 (0.74%) Broadband
10 5 (0.74%) FTP
11 4 (0.60%) WinSCP
12 3 (0.45%) OpenVPN
12 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.30%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.30%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.30%) VoIP
14 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (19.79%) MySQL
2 120 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 68 (10.12%) MongoDB
4 47 (6.99%) Big Data
5 36 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 31 (4.61%) Hadoop
7 26 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 25 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (3.27%) Relational Database
10 21 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.68%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (2.08%) Redis
15 8 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (0.74%) RethinkDB
16 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (0.60%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 137 (20.39%) Jenkins
2 87 (12.95%) Git (software)
3 80 (11.90%) TeamCity
4 33 (4.91%) NUnit
5 25 (3.72%) Vagrant
6 22 (3.27%) JIRA
7 21 (3.13%) Selenium
8 20 (2.98%) Visual Studio
9 19 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (2.68%) Maven
11 17 (2.53%) gulp
12 11 (1.64%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.64%) Grunt
12 11 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.49%) Bitbucket
14 7 (1.04%) FogBugz
14 7 (1.04%) Subversion
15 6 (0.89%) Mocha
15 6 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 84 (12.50%) Finance
2 57 (8.48%) Retail
3 51 (7.59%) Games
4 18 (2.68%) Marketing
5 17 (2.53%) Automotive
6 15 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.49%) Law
9 9 (1.34%) Local Government
10 7 (1.04%) Advertising
10 7 (1.04%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 2 (0.30%) French Language
12 2 (0.30%) German Language
12 2 (0.30%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 245 (36.46%) Developer
2 126 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 80 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 66 (9.82%) PHP Developer
5 57 (8.48%) .NET Developer
5 57 (8.48%) Software Engineer
6 52 (7.74%) AWS Engineer
7 51 (7.59%) Architect
8 47 (6.99%) Junior
9 46 (6.85%) Junior Developer
10 45 (6.70%) Linux Engineer
10 45 (6.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 44 (6.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 42 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
13 39 (5.80%) Consultant
14 38 (5.65%) Graduate
15 37 (5.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 37 (5.51%) Graduate Developer
16 36 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 36 (5.36%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (25.30%) .NET
2 162 (24.11%) Web Services
3 109 (16.22%) RESTful
4 102 (15.18%) AngularJS
5 96 (14.29%) HTML
6 93 (13.84%) CSS
7 89 (13.24%) ASP.NET
7 89 (13.24%) Node.js
8 77 (11.46%) KnockoutJS
9 73 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (10.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (10.42%) React
11 58 (8.63%) .NET Framework
12 56 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 55 (8.18%) WCF
14 52 (7.74%) WPF
15 51 (7.59%) Entity Framework
16 46 (6.85%) Spring
17 41 (6.10%) MSMQ
18 39 (5.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.61%) Data Centre
4 17 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.38%) User Experience
6 15 (2.23%) Private Cloud
7 13 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.64%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.49%) Replication
10 9 (1.34%) Fintech
10 9 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.04%) Tandem
13 6 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
14 4 (0.60%) Xbox
15 3 (0.45%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 212 (31.55%) Linux
2 111 (16.52%) Windows
3 40 (5.95%) Unix
4 26 (3.87%) CentOS
5 21 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.64%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.34%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.34%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.04%) Android
12 6 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.74%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.45%) Debian
15 1 (0.15%) Fedora
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (58.63%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (43.90%) DevOps
3 167 (24.85%) MVC
4 141 (20.98%) TDD
5 117 (17.41%) E-Commerce
6 102 (15.18%) Software Engineering
7 98 (14.58%) BDD
8 95 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (14.14%) Scrum
9 84 (12.50%) OOP
10 74 (11.01%) Kanban
11 71 (10.57%) Web Development
12 62 (9.23%) Machine Learning
13 60 (8.93%) Configuration Management
14 53 (7.89%) Mentoring
15 52 (7.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 52 (7.74%) Dependency Injection
16 51 (7.59%) Test Automation
17 50 (7.44%) Microservices
18 47 (6.99%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 141 (20.98%) Python
2 137 (20.39%) Java
3 136 (20.24%) C#
4 134 (19.94%) JavaScript
5 132 (19.64%) Ruby
6 96 (14.29%) SQL
7 94 (13.99%) PHP
8 90 (13.39%) Bash Shell
9 41 (6.10%) T-SQL
10 36 (5.36%) F#
11 21 (3.13%) TypeScript
12 19 (2.83%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.38%) Scala
14 15 (2.23%) Go
15 11 (1.64%) Perl
15 11 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.64%) R
16 8 (1.19%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.04%) C++
17 7 (1.04%) ES6
Qualifications
1 24 (3.57%) Degree
2 22 (3.27%) AWS Certification
3 9 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.89%) CISM
4 6 (0.89%) CISSP
4 6 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.89%) CSSLP
4 6 (0.89%) MCSA
4 6 (0.89%) MCSE
4 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.89%) SANS
5 4 (0.60%) MCITP
5 4 (0.60%) MCTS
5 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.45%) CCNA
6 3 (0.45%) CCNP
6 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.45%) SAFe Agilist
7 2 (0.30%) RHCT
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.27%) GCP
2 17 (2.53%) QA
3 8 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.89%) HIPAA
4 6 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.60%) COBIT
5 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.45%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 144 (21.43%) Docker
2 42 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 18 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.60%) vSphere
6 4 (0.60%) Xen
7 3 (0.45%) GlusterFS
7 3 (0.45%) Varnish
8 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.15%) HDFS
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) pfSense
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 126 (18.75%) Puppet
2 115 (17.11%) Ansible
3 95 (14.14%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (10.57%) Terraform
5 67 (9.97%) Kubernetes
6 43 (6.40%) Kibana
7 23 (3.42%) Packer
7 23 (3.42%) Salt
8 10 (1.49%) Prometheus
9 9 (1.34%) Nagios
10 6 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.74%) logstash
11 5 (0.74%) Marathon
11 5 (0.74%) Mesos
11 5 (0.74%) rkt
11 5 (0.74%) SCCM
12 3 (0.45%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.30%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.15%) Grafana
Vendors
1 135 (20.09%) Google
2 90 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 88 (13.10%) VMware
4 51 (7.59%) Oracle
5 33 (4.91%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.98%) NetApp
7 17 (2.53%) SaltStack
7 17 (2.53%) Zend
8 15 (2.23%) Cisco
9 12 (1.79%) Citrix
9 12 (1.79%) Veeam
9 12 (1.79%) Xamarin
10 10 (1.49%) IBM
10 10 (1.49%) New Relic
11 9 (1.34%) Capita
12 8 (1.19%) Rackspace
12 8 (1.19%) Trend Micro
13 7 (1.04%) SAP
14 6 (0.89%) CommVault
14 6 (0.89%) Dell