Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 38 103
Rank change year-on-year +17 +65 +46
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 776 576 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.87% 7.13% 2.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.28% 43.47% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 696 481 170
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,375 £24,750 £23,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,793 1,325 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.12% 16.39% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,130 588
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,825 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,378
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.33% +3.44%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +17 24 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Rochdale +6 17 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Stockport 0 16 £40,500 -1.82% 3
Wigan +18 7 £67,500 +12.50%
Salford -1 7 £37,747 +7.85% 2
Bolton +11 6 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Cheadle +4 5 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Sale +2 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 446 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (50.39%) DevOps
3 390 (50.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 274 (35.31%) Linux
5 197 (25.39%) Python
6 182 (23.45%) JavaScript
7 180 (23.20%) Docker
8 174 (22.42%) Ansible
9 173 (22.29%) .NET
10 167 (21.52%) Web Services
11 165 (21.26%) Windows
12 163 (21.01%) Jenkins
13 160 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
14 158 (20.36%) Java
14 158 (20.36%) Puppet
15 151 (19.46%) Google
16 148 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
17 147 (18.94%) Software Engineering
18 145 (18.69%) MVC
19 143 (18.43%) C#
20 142 (18.30%) Git (software)
21 140 (18.04%) SQL
22 137 (17.65%) Microsoft
23 135 (17.40%) Ruby
24 133 (17.14%) SQL Server
25 125 (16.11%) TDD
26 109 (14.05%) Node.js
27 107 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
27 107 (13.79%) CSS
27 107 (13.79%) Scrum

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 66 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (6.70%) IIS
3 50 (6.44%) Apache
4 41 (5.28%) Confluence
5 18 (2.32%) nginx
5 18 (2.32%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (1.42%) CMS
8 10 (1.29%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.29%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.29%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.77%) CloudStack
9 6 (0.77%) SAS
9 6 (0.77%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.52%) Drupal
11 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.39%) WordPress
12 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
1 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 390 (50.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 79 (10.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 73 (9.41%) SaaS
5 66 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
6 59 (7.60%) Amazon S3
7 50 (6.44%) IaaS
8 42 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
9 36 (4.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 34 (4.38%) Azure Active Directory
11 33 (4.25%) Serverless
12 31 (3.99%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
14 26 (3.35%) PaaS
15 21 (2.71%) GitHub
16 9 (1.16%) Firebase
16 9 (1.16%) Office 365
16 9 (1.16%) OpenShift
17 8 (1.03%) CloudFront
18 7 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.48%) Firewall
2 24 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 20 (2.58%) Internet
4 19 (2.45%) VPN
5 18 (2.32%) HTTP
5 18 (2.32%) WAN
6 17 (2.19%) DNS
7 13 (1.68%) LAN
8 11 (1.42%) Unified Communications
9 10 (1.29%) Broadband
10 7 (0.90%) VLAN
11 5 (0.64%) DHCP
11 5 (0.64%) VoIP
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.52%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.52%) SSL
12 4 (0.52%) Value-Added Service
13 3 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
13 3 (0.39%) Network Security
13 3 (0.39%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 105 (13.53%) MySQL
3 87 (11.21%) MongoDB
4 48 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
5 44 (5.67%) Big Data
6 42 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 35 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (4.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 30 (3.87%) Redis
10 25 (3.22%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
13 17 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (1.80%) Relational Database
15 13 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (1.03%) Blockchain
16 8 (1.03%) MariaDB
16 8 (1.03%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.03%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 163 (21.01%) Jenkins
2 142 (18.30%) Git (software)
3 106 (13.66%) TeamCity
4 61 (7.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 52 (6.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 46 (5.93%) JIRA
7 28 (3.61%) Vagrant
8 22 (2.84%) NUnit
9 20 (2.58%) gulp
10 17 (2.19%) webpack
11 16 (2.06%) Maven
11 16 (2.06%) Visual Studio
12 14 (1.80%) Grunt
13 12 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (1.42%) Selenium
15 10 (1.29%) GitLab
15 10 (1.29%) Hudson
15 10 (1.29%) Subversion
15 10 (1.29%) Travis CI
16 9 (1.16%) Gradle
General
1 93 (11.98%) Finance
2 46 (5.93%) Retail
3 45 (5.80%) Games
4 27 (3.48%) Marketing
5 18 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.06%) Automotive
7 13 (1.68%) Advertising
8 12 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.42%) Local Government
10 10 (1.29%) Electronics
11 9 (1.16%) Banking
12 7 (0.90%) Back Office
13 5 (0.64%) Law
14 4 (0.52%) French Language
14 4 (0.52%) German Language
14 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.52%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.39%) Military
16 2 (0.26%) International Banking
17 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 227 (29.25%) Developer
2 185 (23.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 88 (11.34%) Architect
4 75 (9.66%) Senior Developer
5 72 (9.28%) Software Engineer
6 62 (7.99%) .NET Developer
6 62 (7.99%) AWS Engineer
7 49 (6.31%) Linux Engineer
7 49 (6.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 48 (6.19%) PHP Developer
9 47 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
10 46 (5.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 44 (5.67%) Junior
12 42 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 36 (4.64%) Cloud Engineer
14 33 (4.25%) AWS Architect
15 31 (3.99%) Consultant
15 31 (3.99%) Graduate
15 31 (3.99%) Junior Developer
15 31 (3.99%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (22.29%) .NET
2 167 (21.52%) Web Services
3 109 (14.05%) Node.js
4 107 (13.79%) CSS
5 106 (13.66%) RESTful
6 104 (13.40%) HTML
7 99 (12.76%) AngularJS
8 96 (12.37%) React
9 75 (9.66%) ASP.NET
10 70 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 61 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
13 55 (7.09%) .NET Framework
14 50 (6.44%) Spring
15 44 (5.67%) Entity Framework
15 44 (5.67%) WCF
16 42 (5.41%) WPF
17 41 (5.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (4.51%) HTML5
18 35 (4.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.60%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (4.38%) Private Cloud
4 27 (3.48%) Data Centre
5 20 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.58%) Public Cloud
6 18 (2.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 16 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.80%) User Experience
9 13 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.42%) Fintech
11 11 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (1.03%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.90%) Cyber Defence
15 7 (0.90%) Smartphone
16 6 (0.77%) Cloud Native
16 6 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 274 (35.31%) Linux
2 165 (21.26%) Windows
3 34 (4.38%) Unix
4 29 (3.74%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.55%) Android
6 10 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.90%) CentOS
8 7 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.52%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.26%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.26%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.26%) SUSE
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (50.39%) DevOps
3 160 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (18.94%) Software Engineering
5 145 (18.69%) MVC
6 125 (16.11%) TDD
7 107 (13.79%) Scrum
8 100 (12.89%) Open Source
9 86 (11.08%) Configuration Management
10 84 (10.82%) E-Commerce
11 79 (10.18%) BDD
12 78 (10.05%) Microservices
13 69 (8.89%) OOP
14 64 (8.25%) Web Development
15 61 (7.86%) Mentoring
16 59 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
16 59 (7.60%) Machine Learning
17 57 (7.35%) Kanban
18 52 (6.70%) Test Automation
19 48 (6.19%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 197 (25.39%) Python
2 182 (23.45%) JavaScript
3 158 (20.36%) Java
4 143 (18.43%) C#
5 140 (18.04%) SQL
6 135 (17.40%) Ruby
7 98 (12.63%) Bash Shell
8 76 (9.79%) PHP
9 29 (3.74%) F#
10 28 (3.61%) Scala
11 27 (3.48%) T-SQL
12 25 (3.22%) PowerShell
13 22 (2.84%) Java 8
14 18 (2.32%) Go
14 18 (2.32%) R
15 17 (2.19%) ES6
16 16 (2.06%) Perl
17 15 (1.93%) Shell Script
17 15 (1.93%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (5.67%) Degree
2 42 (5.41%) AWS Certification
3 17 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.93%) CISSP
5 12 (1.55%) SANS
6 11 (1.42%) CISM
7 10 (1.29%) CSSLP
8 9 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.16%) MCSA
8 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.03%) MCSE
10 6 (0.77%) CCNP
10 6 (0.77%) MCITP
10 6 (0.77%) MCTS
11 5 (0.64%) SAFe Agilist
12 4 (0.52%) RHCE
12 4 (0.52%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.39%) CCNA
13 3 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.80%) GCP
2 33 (4.25%) QA
3 13 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.29%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.64%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) GPG13
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 180 (23.20%) Docker
2 59 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (7.22%) Active Directory
4 40 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
5 30 (3.87%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.19%) Xen
7 14 (1.80%) vSphere
8 11 (1.42%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.90%) KVM
9 7 (0.90%) XenServer
10 5 (0.64%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
11 4 (0.52%) pfSense
12 3 (0.39%) GlusterFS
12 3 (0.39%) Varnish
13 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.26%) vCloud
13 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
14 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 174 (22.42%) Ansible
2 158 (20.36%) Puppet
3 148 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (10.95%) Kubernetes
5 82 (10.57%) Terraform
6 40 (5.15%) Kibana
7 30 (3.87%) Salt
8 28 (3.61%) Packer
9 15 (1.93%) Prometheus
10 11 (1.42%) Consul
11 10 (1.29%) Graphite
11 10 (1.29%) Nagios
12 8 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
13 7 (0.90%) logstash
13 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.77%) Grafana
14 6 (0.77%) Opsview
14 6 (0.77%) SCCM
15 3 (0.39%) Mesos
15 3 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 151 (19.46%) Google
2 137 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 93 (11.98%) VMware
4 37 (4.77%) Oracle
5 33 (4.25%) New Relic
6 32 (4.12%) Trend Micro
7 25 (3.22%) Cisco
8 23 (2.96%) IBM
9 20 (2.58%) Red Hat
10 17 (2.19%) Citrix
11 15 (1.93%) Xamarin
12 13 (1.68%) HP
12 13 (1.68%) SaltStack
13 12 (1.55%) Rackspace
14 10 (1.29%) Veracode
15 9 (1.16%) NetApp
15 9 (1.16%) Veeam
16 7 (0.90%) 3PAR
16 7 (0.90%) F5
16 7 (0.90%) SAP