Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 21 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21 +46
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 817 772 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.15% 10.35% 6.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.52% 43.23% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 672 714 416
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,650 1,786 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 26.55% 23.93% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,563 975
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,200 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -2.35%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 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
Altrincham +7 52 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Salford +7 28 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Stockport +20 15 £47,500 +13.10%
Rochdale +13 11 £49,000 -6.67%
Bury - 7 £36,000 - 2
Wigan +9 5 £40,000 -40.74%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £50,000 -
Bolton +10 1 £42,500 -32.00%
Cheadle +2 1 £45,000 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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.

1 469 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 404 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (47.25%) DevOps
4 249 (30.48%) Linux
5 196 (23.99%) Microsoft
6 194 (23.75%) Docker
7 189 (23.13%) Python
8 182 (22.28%) Windows
9 181 (22.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 177 (21.66%) Java
11 164 (20.07%) JavaScript
12 147 (17.99%) HTML
13 145 (17.75%) Microservices
14 140 (17.14%) Software Engineering
15 134 (16.40%) Git (software)
16 131 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
16 131 (16.03%) C#
17 128 (15.67%) CSS
18 126 (15.42%) Web Services
18 126 (15.42%) Degree
18 126 (15.42%) Node.js
19 125 (15.30%) SQL
20 123 (15.06%) TDD
20 123 (15.06%) Puppet
21 121 (14.81%) Google
22 119 (14.57%) Ansible
23 114 (13.95%) Jenkins
24 111 (13.59%) Finance
25 107 (13.10%) Active Directory
26 106 (12.97%) NoSQL

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 48 (5.88%) Apache
2 45 (5.51%) Apache Spark
3 43 (5.26%) Confluence
4 42 (5.14%) IIS
5 38 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 30 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 9 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.98%) CMS
9 8 (0.98%) nginx
10 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.73%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.49%) WordPress
12 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.24%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.45%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.24%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Magento
2 6 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 469 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (22.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 96 (11.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 89 (10.89%) Serverless
5 82 (10.04%) Cloud Computing
6 69 (8.45%) Amazon EC2
7 67 (8.20%) GitHub
8 57 (6.98%) Amazon S3
9 54 (6.61%) AWS Lambda
10 51 (6.24%) SaaS
11 41 (5.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 32 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
13 28 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
13 28 (3.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 26 (3.18%) IaaS
15 25 (3.06%) Office 365
16 24 (2.94%) PaaS
17 21 (2.57%) Amazon Kinesis
18 15 (1.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 15 (1.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.08%) Internet
2 35 (4.28%) Firewall
3 28 (3.43%) Broadband
3 28 (3.43%) DNS
4 15 (1.84%) DHCP
5 12 (1.47%) HTTP
5 12 (1.47%) SSL
5 12 (1.47%) WAN
6 11 (1.35%) VPN
7 10 (1.22%) SAN
8 8 (0.98%) LAN
8 8 (0.98%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.86%) VLAN
10 5 (0.61%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.49%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.49%) FTP
11 4 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.49%) NFC
11 4 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.49%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (12.97%) NoSQL
2 98 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 84 (10.28%) SQL Server
4 69 (8.45%) MySQL
5 68 (8.32%) Big Data
6 50 (6.12%) Amazon Redshift
7 42 (5.14%) Hadoop
8 38 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 37 (4.53%) Amazon Athena
10 35 (4.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 33 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
12 30 (3.67%) Neo4j
13 28 (3.43%) Flink
14 19 (2.33%) Redis
15 16 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 134 (16.40%) Git (software)
2 114 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 80 (9.79%) TeamCity
4 79 (9.67%) JIRA
5 71 (8.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (6.36%) GitLab
7 50 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (3.18%) Bitbucket Server
9 18 (2.20%) Maven
10 17 (2.08%) Selenium
10 17 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.59%) Gradle
12 11 (1.35%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.22%) Vagrant
14 9 (1.10%) JMeter
15 8 (0.98%) CircleCI
16 7 (0.86%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.86%) SoapUI
16 7 (0.86%) webpack
17 6 (0.73%) GoCD
General
1 111 (13.59%) Finance
2 74 (9.06%) Retail
3 38 (4.65%) Banking
4 34 (4.16%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.92%) Automotive
6 30 (3.67%) Marketing
7 22 (2.69%) Retail Banking
8 18 (2.20%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.71%) Local Government
10 12 (1.47%) Electronics
11 10 (1.22%) Legal
12 8 (0.98%) Advertising
13 6 (0.73%) Law
13 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.73%) Publishing
14 5 (0.61%) Games
15 2 (0.24%) International Banking
16 1 (0.12%) French Language
16 1 (0.12%) German Language
16 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (21.30%) Developer
2 150 (18.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 90 (11.02%) Architect
4 89 (10.89%) Software Engineer
5 86 (10.53%) Consultant
6 66 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
7 51 (6.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 51 (6.24%) Senior Developer
8 48 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 43 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 40 (4.90%) Cloud Architect
10 40 (4.90%) Information Manager
10 40 (4.90%) Information Security Manager
10 40 (4.90%) Security Manager
11 39 (4.77%) Linux Engineer
12 37 (4.53%) AWS DevOps
12 37 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
13 34 (4.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 34 (4.16%) Senior Software Engineer
14 32 (3.92%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (17.99%) HTML
2 128 (15.67%) CSS
3 126 (15.42%) Node.js
3 126 (15.42%) Web Services
4 104 (12.73%) RESTful
5 99 (12.12%) .NET
6 92 (11.26%) AngularJS
7 63 (7.71%) Spring
8 60 (7.34%) React
9 52 (6.36%) HTML5
10 48 (5.88%) Kafka
11 44 (5.39%) .NET Core
11 44 (5.39%) ASP.NET
12 38 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (4.53%) Spring Boot
14 35 (4.28%) .NET Framework
15 30 (3.67%) React Native
15 30 (3.67%) Spark Streaming
16 26 (3.18%) Entity Framework
17 24 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.36%) Cloud Native
2 48 (5.88%) Fintech
3 46 (5.63%) Internet of Things
4 39 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (4.65%) Private Cloud
6 36 (4.41%) User Experience
7 35 (4.28%) Public Cloud
8 30 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (3.55%) Mobile App
10 22 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (2.69%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.33%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.71%) Smart City
13 13 (1.59%) Data Centre
14 12 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.10%) Life Science
16 8 (0.98%) Driving Licence
17 7 (0.86%) CESG
17 7 (0.86%) Replication
17 7 (0.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 249 (30.48%) Linux
2 182 (22.28%) Windows
3 38 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 34 (4.16%) Unix
5 28 (3.43%) Android
6 27 (3.30%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.84%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.71%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.59%) CentOS
10 11 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.86%) Debian
13 5 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.12%) Fedora
17 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (47.25%) DevOps
3 145 (17.75%) Microservices
4 140 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 131 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
6 123 (15.06%) TDD
7 98 (12.00%) Information Security
8 90 (11.02%) Mentoring
8 90 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
9 89 (10.89%) Open Source
10 87 (10.65%) OO
11 82 (10.04%) Configuration Management
12 81 (9.91%) Computer Science
13 67 (8.20%) OOP
14 64 (7.83%) Test Automation
15 61 (7.47%) Software Delivery
16 60 (7.34%) Machine Learning
17 58 (7.10%) SDLC
18 55 (6.73%) MVC
19 54 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 189 (23.13%) Python
2 177 (21.66%) Java
3 164 (20.07%) JavaScript
4 131 (16.03%) C#
5 125 (15.30%) SQL
6 76 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 52 (6.36%) PHP
8 51 (6.24%) Ruby
9 42 (5.14%) PowerShell
10 41 (5.02%) Scala
11 32 (3.92%) Java 8
12 29 (3.55%) T-SQL
12 29 (3.55%) TypeScript
13 26 (3.18%) ES6
14 25 (3.06%) Go
15 14 (1.71%) Perl
16 11 (1.35%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.10%) C++
18 8 (0.98%) JSX
18 8 (0.98%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 126 (15.42%) Degree
2 53 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (6.36%) CISSP
4 51 (6.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (5.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 36 (4.41%) AWS Certification
7 33 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (3.43%) Numerate Degree
9 18 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (2.20%) PMP
10 12 (1.47%) MCSA
11 11 (1.35%) MCSE
12 10 (1.22%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.98%) CESG Certified Professional
13 8 (0.98%) CISM
13 8 (0.98%) PhD
13 8 (0.98%) Security Cleared
14 6 (0.73%) CEH
15 5 (0.61%) CISA
15 5 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (4.28%) QA
3 19 (2.33%) GDPR
4 13 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.37%) SLA
8 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 194 (23.75%) Docker
2 107 (13.10%) Active Directory
3 44 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (4.28%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.47%) vSphere
6 10 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.86%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.61%) vCloud
9 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.24%) KVM
10 2 (0.24%) Varnish
10 2 (0.24%) XenApp
10 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.12%) pfSense
11 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 123 (15.06%) Puppet
2 119 (14.57%) Ansible
3 102 (12.48%) Terraform
4 101 (12.36%) Kubernetes
5 96 (11.75%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (3.67%) Salt
7 17 (2.08%) Packer
8 15 (1.84%) Grafana
8 15 (1.84%) Kibana
8 15 (1.84%) Prometheus
9 12 (1.47%) Consul
10 11 (1.35%) logstash
11 10 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (1.22%) SCCM
12 6 (0.73%) CFEngine
12 6 (0.73%) Graphite
12 6 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.61%) Rancher
14 4 (0.49%) SCOM
15 3 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 196 (23.99%) Microsoft
2 121 (14.81%) Google
3 78 (9.55%) VMware
4 28 (3.43%) CA Agile Central
5 27 (3.30%) New Relic
6 26 (3.18%) Trend Micro
7 21 (2.57%) Cisco
8 18 (2.20%) Rackspace
9 17 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.59%) SAP
10 13 (1.59%) Splunk
11 12 (1.47%) IBM
12 10 (1.22%) NetApp
13 9 (1.10%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.73%) McAfee
14 6 (0.73%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.61%) Dell
15 5 (0.61%) Informatica
16 4 (0.49%) EMC