Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 63 110
Rank change year-on-year +31 +47 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 628 337 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.92% 4.50% 2.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.57% 36.04% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 554 311 168
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £70,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 1587 935 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.01% 12.48% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 827 581
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Stockport +4 20 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Altrincham -1 11 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Rochdale -6 10 £46,000 -9.80% 1
Salford - 5 £53,750 - 1
Bury +7 2 £33,750 -35.71%
Bolton +1 2 £40,000 -42.86% 2
Oldham - 2 £43,750 - 1
Audenshaw - 2 £57,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 359 (57.17%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (44.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 253 (40.29%) DevOps
4 186 (29.62%) Web Services
5 185 (29.46%) .NET
6 164 (26.11%) Linux
7 160 (25.48%) MVC
8 158 (25.16%) C#
9 154 (24.52%) Python
10 151 (24.04%) JavaScript
11 144 (22.93%) Java
11 144 (22.93%) Google
12 140 (22.29%) TDD
13 136 (21.66%) Puppet
14 124 (19.75%) Ruby
14 124 (19.75%) ASP.NET
15 121 (19.27%) SQL
16 115 (18.31%) SQL Server
17 113 (17.99%) MySQL
18 109 (17.36%) PHP
19 108 (17.20%) HTML
19 108 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
20 107 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
21 105 (16.72%) CSS
21 105 (16.72%) E-Commerce
22 104 (16.56%) AngularJS
23 103 (16.40%) Docker
23 103 (16.40%) Google Cloud Platform
24 101 (16.08%) Jenkins
24 101 (16.08%) Software Engineering

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 61 (9.71%) Apache
2 48 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (5.73%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.55%) Apache Solr
5 16 (2.55%) nginx
6 11 (1.75%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.27%) WordPress
8 7 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.80%) CMS
10 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.64%) JBoss
11 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.48%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.48%) SAS
12 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.64%) Magento
3 2 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 281 (44.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (16.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 44 (7.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 42 (6.69%) SaaS
5 29 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
5 29 (4.62%) Serverless
6 28 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (4.46%) Office 365
7 19 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
8 18 (2.87%) GitHub
9 15 (2.39%) Amazon EMR
10 13 (2.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 13 (2.07%) Route 53
11 9 (1.43%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.27%) IaaS
12 8 (1.27%) PaaS
13 7 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (1.11%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.78%) HTTP
2 22 (3.50%) Firewall
3 20 (3.18%) DNS
4 17 (2.71%) WAN
5 13 (2.07%) Internet
5 13 (2.07%) SAN
6 12 (1.91%) DHCP
6 12 (1.91%) LAN
6 12 (1.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.91%) VPN
7 8 (1.27%) WinSCP
8 6 (0.96%) IPsec
8 6 (0.96%) Skype
8 6 (0.96%) VoIP
9 4 (0.64%) Intranet
9 4 (0.64%) ISDN
10 3 (0.48%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.32%) PBX
11 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 113 (17.99%) MySQL
3 82 (13.06%) Big Data
4 70 (11.15%) Hadoop
5 63 (10.03%) MongoDB
6 44 (7.01%) NoSQL
7 34 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 33 (5.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 30 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (3.34%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (3.03%) Redis
13 13 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (1.43%) CouchDB
16 8 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (0.80%) Power BI
17 5 (0.80%) Qlik Sense
18 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 101 (16.08%) Jenkins
2 79 (12.58%) TeamCity
3 74 (11.78%) Git (software)
4 39 (6.21%) Selenium
4 39 (6.21%) Vagrant
5 23 (3.66%) NUnit
6 21 (3.34%) Maven
7 17 (2.71%) Cucumber
8 16 (2.55%) JIRA
9 15 (2.39%) Bitbucket
9 15 (2.39%) Visual Studio
10 14 (2.23%) gulp
11 12 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.75%) FogBugz
13 10 (1.59%) Mocha
14 8 (1.27%) PHPUnit
14 8 (1.27%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.11%) Codeception
15 7 (1.11%) Grunt
15 7 (1.11%) Xdebug
General
1 94 (14.97%) Finance
2 69 (10.99%) Retail
3 49 (7.80%) Games
4 36 (5.73%) Manufacturing
5 33 (5.25%) Marketing
5 33 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 30 (4.78%) Electronics
7 12 (1.91%) Automotive
8 10 (1.59%) Law
9 5 (0.80%) Local Government
10 4 (0.64%) Advertising
10 4 (0.64%) Banking
11 3 (0.48%) French Language
11 3 (0.48%) German Language
11 3 (0.48%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 266 (42.36%) Developer
2 87 (13.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 65 (10.35%) PHP Developer
4 63 (10.03%) Architect
5 62 (9.87%) Senior Developer
6 60 (9.55%) .NET Developer
7 59 (9.39%) Software Engineer
8 54 (8.60%) Junior
9 51 (8.12%) Junior Developer
10 42 (6.69%) Java Developer
11 40 (6.37%) C# Developer
11 40 (6.37%) Cloud Engineer
12 36 (5.73%) AWS Engineer
13 35 (5.57%) Cloud Architect
14 33 (5.25%) Graduate
14 33 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
15 32 (5.10%) Consultant
15 32 (5.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 32 (5.10%) Graduate Developer
16 31 (4.94%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (29.62%) Web Services
2 185 (29.46%) .NET
3 124 (19.75%) ASP.NET
4 108 (17.20%) HTML
5 105 (16.72%) CSS
6 104 (16.56%) AngularJS
7 98 (15.61%) RESTful
8 96 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 94 (14.97%) Node.js
10 87 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (11.62%) React
12 65 (10.35%) KnockoutJS
13 56 (8.92%) .NET Framework
14 53 (8.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 50 (7.96%) Entity Framework
16 47 (7.48%) MSMQ
17 46 (7.32%) WCF
18 45 (7.17%) HTML5
19 43 (6.85%) REST
19 43 (6.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.05%) Public Cloud
3 28 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.98%) iPad
4 25 (3.98%) User Experience
5 20 (3.18%) Data Structures
6 19 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.23%) Fintech
9 13 (2.07%) Replication
10 11 (1.75%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.11%) Digital Signage
13 6 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.80%) Clustering
14 5 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (0.48%) Life Science
15 3 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 164 (26.11%) Linux
2 87 (13.85%) Windows
3 50 (7.96%) Unix
4 26 (4.14%) CentOS
5 18 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.55%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.59%) Android
8 10 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.43%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.96%) Debian
11 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.16%) Fedora
14 1 (0.16%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (57.17%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (40.29%) DevOps
3 160 (25.48%) MVC
4 140 (22.29%) TDD
5 107 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (16.72%) E-Commerce
7 101 (16.08%) Software Engineering
8 95 (15.13%) Scrum
9 92 (14.65%) Test Automation
10 74 (11.78%) Kanban
11 73 (11.62%) OOP
12 70 (11.15%) Analytics
13 69 (10.99%) Open Source
14 66 (10.51%) OO
15 65 (10.35%) BDD
16 61 (9.71%) Web Development
17 59 (9.39%) Microservices
18 54 (8.60%) Dependency Injection
19 53 (8.44%) Machine Learning
20 51 (8.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (25.16%) C#
2 154 (24.52%) Python
3 151 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 144 (22.93%) Java
5 124 (19.75%) Ruby
6 121 (19.27%) SQL
7 109 (17.36%) PHP
8 55 (8.76%) Bash Shell
9 36 (5.73%) Go
10 33 (5.25%) Shell Script
11 31 (4.94%) F#
12 29 (4.62%) C++
13 28 (4.46%) T-SQL
14 25 (3.98%) Scala
15 23 (3.66%) PowerShell
16 20 (3.18%) TypeScript
17 18 (2.87%) Clojure
18 15 (2.39%) Haskell
19 13 (2.07%) Perl
20 9 (1.43%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 42 (6.69%) Degree
2 11 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.96%) MCSE
3 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.32%) CISM
6 2 (0.32%) CISSP
6 2 (0.32%) MCITP
6 2 (0.32%) MCSA
6 2 (0.32%) MCTS
7 1 (0.16%) CISA
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.05%) QA
2 18 (2.87%) GCP
3 10 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.64%) COBIT
7 2 (0.32%) SLA
8 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.16%) GDPR
8 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 103 (16.40%) Docker
2 38 (6.05%) Active Directory
3 36 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.71%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.96%) vSphere
6 3 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.32%) KVM
7 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 136 (21.66%) Puppet
2 108 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
3 89 (14.17%) Ansible
4 60 (9.55%) Kubernetes
5 53 (8.44%) Terraform
6 35 (5.57%) Kibana
7 22 (3.50%) Packer
8 17 (2.71%) Salt
9 16 (2.55%) Mesos
10 13 (2.07%) Nagios
11 7 (1.11%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.96%) SCCM
13 4 (0.64%) Cacti
14 3 (0.48%) Marathon
14 3 (0.48%) rkt
15 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
15 2 (0.32%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.32%) logstash
15 2 (0.32%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 144 (22.93%) Google
2 72 (11.46%) VMware
3 62 (9.87%) Microsoft
4 39 (6.21%) Zend
5 38 (6.05%) Oracle
6 35 (5.57%) Red Hat
7 30 (4.78%) SAP
8 19 (3.03%) Citrix
9 16 (2.55%) SaltStack
10 13 (2.07%) Rackspace
11 11 (1.75%) Lotus
12 9 (1.43%) NetApp
13 8 (1.27%) Cisco
13 8 (1.27%) Xamarin
14 7 (1.11%) Percona
15 6 (0.96%) Facebook
15 6 (0.96%) Veeam
16 5 (0.80%) Capita
16 5 (0.80%) HP
17 4 (0.64%) Sun