Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 38 96
Rank change year-on-year +18 +58 +39
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 793 593 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.90% 7.29% 3.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.79% 40.45% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 676 504 195
Manchester median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 1,811 1,466 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.89% 18.03% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 1,271 640
Manchester median annual salary £46,250 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.12% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +8 28 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Rochdale +4 14 £60,000 +30.43%
Stockport +2 12 £37,000 -12.94% 6
Salford -6 6 £37,747 +7.85% 1
Bolton +12 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Cheadle +8 5 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 442 (55.74%) DevOps
2 421 (53.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 413 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 302 (38.08%) Linux
5 225 (28.37%) Python
6 201 (25.35%) Docker
7 195 (24.59%) Ansible
8 194 (24.46%) Puppet
9 192 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
10 185 (23.33%) Java
11 184 (23.20%) Windows
12 180 (22.70%) JavaScript
13 167 (21.06%) Jenkins
14 166 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
15 158 (19.92%) Web Services
16 152 (19.17%) Software Engineering
17 149 (18.79%) SQL
18 143 (18.03%) Google
19 141 (17.78%) Open Source
20 140 (17.65%) Git (software)
21 138 (17.40%) Ruby
22 137 (17.28%) C#
23 129 (16.27%) .NET
24 124 (15.64%) Microsoft
25 121 (15.26%) Google Cloud Platform
26 120 (15.13%) TeamCity
27 119 (15.01%) Kubernetes
28 114 (14.38%) Microservices
28 114 (14.38%) Node.js
29 113 (14.25%) TDD

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 54 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (6.18%) IIS
3 45 (5.67%) Confluence
4 39 (4.92%) Apache
5 28 (3.53%) Apache Solr
6 24 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (2.52%) Apache Spark
8 15 (1.89%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.39%) nginx
9 11 (1.39%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.26%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.01%) CMS
12 7 (0.88%) CloudStack
13 6 (0.76%) SAS
14 4 (0.50%) Drupal
15 3 (0.38%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.38%) JBoss
15 3 (0.38%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 421 (53.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (15.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 105 (13.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 67 (8.45%) SaaS
5 64 (8.07%) Amazon EC2
6 61 (7.69%) Amazon S3
7 42 (5.30%) Amazon SQS
8 38 (4.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 38 (4.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 35 (4.41%) IaaS
10 33 (4.16%) GitHub
11 27 (3.40%) PaaS
12 26 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (3.28%) Serverless
13 25 (3.15%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (2.02%) OpenShift
15 11 (1.39%) IBM Cloud
16 10 (1.26%) Office 365
17 8 (1.01%) CloudFront
18 7 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.91%) Firewall
2 28 (3.53%) Internet
3 26 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.52%) DNS
5 19 (2.40%) VPN
6 18 (2.27%) HTTP
7 14 (1.77%) WAN
8 11 (1.39%) LAN
8 11 (1.39%) Unified Communications
9 8 (1.01%) Broadband
9 8 (1.01%) SSL
10 7 (0.88%) VLAN
11 5 (0.63%) VoIP
11 5 (0.63%) VSAN
12 4 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.50%) Value-Added Service
13 3 (0.38%) Asterisk PBX
13 3 (0.38%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.38%) Network Security
13 3 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 97 (12.23%) MongoDB
3 72 (9.08%) MySQL
4 62 (7.82%) NoSQL
5 53 (6.68%) Amazon RDS
5 53 (6.68%) Hadoop
6 50 (6.31%) Big Data
7 43 (5.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 23 (2.90%) Redis
11 21 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (2.02%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.01%) Blockchain
15 7 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.88%) Relational Database
16 6 (0.76%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.63%) Data Mining
18 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 167 (21.06%) Jenkins
2 140 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 120 (15.13%) TeamCity
4 83 (10.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (8.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 59 (7.44%) JIRA
7 35 (4.41%) Selenium
8 30 (3.78%) gulp
9 28 (3.53%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.27%) Hudson
10 18 (2.27%) NUnit
10 18 (2.27%) Travis CI
11 17 (2.14%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.89%) GitLab
13 14 (1.77%) Grunt
14 13 (1.64%) webpack
15 12 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (1.26%) GoCD
16 10 (1.26%) Gradle
16 10 (1.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 107 (13.49%) Finance
2 46 (5.80%) Retail
3 42 (5.30%) Marketing
4 31 (3.91%) Games
5 28 (3.53%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.40%) Electronics
8 17 (2.14%) Law
9 15 (1.89%) Military
10 14 (1.77%) Banking
11 13 (1.64%) Automotive
12 11 (1.39%) Local Government
13 8 (1.01%) Advertising
14 7 (0.88%) Back Office
15 6 (0.76%) German Language
16 4 (0.50%) French Language
16 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.50%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.25%) International Banking
18 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 209 (26.36%) Developer
2 192 (24.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (11.22%) Architect
4 71 (8.95%) Software Engineer
5 57 (7.19%) AWS Engineer
6 56 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 53 (6.68%) Senior Developer
8 42 (5.30%) AWS DevOps
8 42 (5.30%) Senior DevOps
9 41 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 40 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
11 35 (4.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 34 (4.29%) AWS Architect
12 34 (4.29%) Junior
12 34 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
13 33 (4.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 31 (3.91%) PHP Developer
15 30 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
16 28 (3.53%) Java Developer
16 28 (3.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (19.92%) Web Services
2 129 (16.27%) .NET
3 114 (14.38%) Node.js
4 102 (12.86%) AngularJS
5 98 (12.36%) React
6 96 (12.11%) CSS
7 94 (11.85%) RESTful
8 92 (11.60%) HTML
9 59 (7.44%) ASP.NET
10 55 (6.94%) Spring
11 52 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (4.92%) .NET Framework
14 37 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (4.04%) JSON
16 31 (3.91%) HTML5
17 30 (3.78%) WCF
18 29 (3.66%) Entity Framework
19 28 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 27 (3.40%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.57%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (5.17%) Private Cloud
3 38 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.40%) Cloud Native
5 26 (3.28%) Public Cloud
6 23 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 22 (2.77%) Fintech
8 21 (2.65%) User Experience
9 19 (2.40%) Internet of Things
10 17 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.89%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.89%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 14 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.64%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
15 7 (0.88%) Smartphone
16 5 (0.63%) Driving Licence
16 5 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 302 (38.08%) Linux
2 184 (23.20%) Windows
3 32 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.78%) Unix
5 17 (2.14%) Android
6 14 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.51%) CentOS
9 10 (1.26%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.38%) Debian
14 2 (0.25%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.25%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) AIX
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (55.74%) DevOps
2 413 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
4 152 (19.17%) Software Engineering
5 141 (17.78%) Open Source
6 114 (14.38%) Microservices
7 113 (14.25%) Configuration Management
7 113 (14.25%) Scrum
7 113 (14.25%) TDD
8 111 (14.00%) MVC
9 87 (10.97%) Test Automation
10 77 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 65 (8.20%) Mentoring
12 64 (8.07%) BDD
13 62 (7.82%) E-Commerce
14 59 (7.44%) OOP
15 56 (7.06%) Analytics
16 55 (6.94%) Data Science
17 54 (6.81%) Problem-Solving
18 53 (6.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 225 (28.37%) Python
2 185 (23.33%) Java
3 180 (22.70%) JavaScript
4 149 (18.79%) SQL
5 138 (17.40%) Ruby
6 137 (17.28%) C#
7 91 (11.48%) Bash Shell
8 52 (6.56%) PHP
9 47 (5.93%) Go
10 39 (4.92%) PowerShell
11 36 (4.54%) Scala
12 30 (3.78%) Perl
13 21 (2.65%) Java 8
14 19 (2.40%) F#
15 18 (2.27%) T-SQL
16 17 (2.14%) R
17 16 (2.02%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.77%) ES6
19 12 (1.51%) C++
20 10 (1.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 78 (9.84%) Degree
2 40 (5.04%) AWS Certification
3 24 (3.03%) CISSP
4 22 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 16 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.88%) MCSA
9 6 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.76%) SANS
10 5 (0.63%) CISM
10 5 (0.63%) MCSE
11 4 (0.50%) CCNP
11 4 (0.50%) CSSLP
11 4 (0.50%) MCITP
11 4 (0.50%) RHCE
11 4 (0.50%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.38%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.31%) GCP
2 51 (6.43%) QA
3 27 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) SLA
5 4 (0.50%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 201 (25.35%) Docker
2 73 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 48 (6.05%) Virtual Machines
4 47 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.02%) vSphere
7 14 (1.77%) Xen
8 8 (1.01%) VMware NSX
9 7 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.88%) KVM
9 7 (0.88%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.88%) XenServer
10 3 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.38%) pfSense
10 3 (0.38%) vCloud
10 3 (0.38%) XenApp
10 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.25%) HDFS
12 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 195 (24.59%) Ansible
2 194 (24.46%) Puppet
3 166 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
4 119 (15.01%) Kubernetes
5 96 (12.11%) Terraform
6 38 (4.79%) Salt
7 33 (4.16%) Packer
8 30 (3.78%) Kibana
9 19 (2.40%) Graphite
10 17 (2.14%) Grafana
11 16 (2.02%) Consul
12 14 (1.77%) Prometheus
13 12 (1.51%) Nagios
14 11 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (1.26%) Opsview
15 10 (1.26%) ZABBIX
16 9 (1.13%) SCCM
17 8 (1.01%) Cobbler
18 4 (0.50%) Istio
18 4 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 143 (18.03%) Google
2 124 (15.64%) Microsoft
3 75 (9.46%) VMware
4 35 (4.41%) New Relic
4 35 (4.41%) Trend Micro
5 27 (3.40%) Oracle
6 20 (2.52%) Cisco
7 19 (2.40%) IBM
8 16 (2.02%) Siemens
9 15 (1.89%) SAP
10 13 (1.64%) Citrix
10 13 (1.64%) Rackspace
10 13 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.51%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.26%) HP
13 9 (1.13%) Intapp
13 9 (1.13%) SaltStack
13 9 (1.13%) Tableau
14 8 (1.01%) Xamarin
15 7 (0.88%) Capita