Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 46 77
Rank change year-on-year +8 +31 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 53 58 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.36% 4.46% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.13% 33.53% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 10
Merseyside median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -31.91% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £19,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +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 Merseyside with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 139 173 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.05% 13.32% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 83 113 34
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -1.16% -16.10%
10th Percentile £26,900 £21,300 £25,725
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £64,125
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Merseyside

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Merseyside

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Merseyside

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 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
Liverpool +8 32 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Wirral 0 4 £37,000 +34.55%
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.94%) DevOps
4 23 (43.40%) Linux
5 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
5 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (41.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (41.51%) Puppet
6 21 (39.62%) Big Data
7 20 (37.74%) Bitbucket
7 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
7 20 (37.74%) JIRA
7 20 (37.74%) Windows
8 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
8 19 (35.85%) Hadoop
8 19 (35.85%) ZABBIX
8 19 (35.85%) Requirements Management
8 19 (35.85%) GitHub
8 19 (35.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (30.19%) Collaborative Working
9 16 (30.19%) Web Services
10 15 (28.30%) SQL
10 15 (28.30%) QA
11 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
11 14 (26.42%) Google
11 14 (26.42%) Retail
11 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
12 13 (24.53%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (24.53%) Amazon EC2

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 13 (24.53%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (41.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 19 (35.85%) GitHub
4 13 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (24.53%) Amazon S3
5 12 (22.64%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (22.64%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (22.64%) Serverless
6 8 (15.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.77%) SaaS
8 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.89%) DHCP
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) VoIP
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
2 21 (39.62%) Big Data
3 19 (35.85%) Hadoop
4 13 (24.53%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (22.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (22.64%) NoSQL
5 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Bitbucket
1 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
1 20 (37.74%) JIRA
2 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
3 12 (22.64%) PHPUnit
4 11 (20.75%) Selenium
5 10 (18.87%) JUnit
5 10 (18.87%) SonarQube
6 5 (9.43%) Ant
6 5 (9.43%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (9.43%) Gradle
6 5 (9.43%) Maven
7 1 (1.89%) Moq
7 1 (1.89%) NUnit
7 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
3 9 (16.98%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) PHP Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Automation Test Lead
4 5 (9.43%) Database Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Database Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (9.43%) Test Leader
5 3 (5.66%) Automation Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
2 16 (30.19%) Web Services
3 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
4 12 (22.64%) Laravel
4 12 (22.64%) Node.js
4 12 (22.64%) Silex
4 12 (22.64%) Symfony
5 5 (9.43%) .NET
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.66%) RESTful
8 2 (3.77%) SOAP
8 2 (3.77%) Spring
9 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.89%) CSS
9 1 (1.89%) JSON
9 1 (1.89%) Middleware
9 1 (1.89%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Life Science
2 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Contactless
3 1 (1.89%) EMV
3 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
4 5 (9.43%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) DevOps
3 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (35.85%) Requirements Management
5 16 (30.19%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (24.53%) OO
6 13 (24.53%) TDD
7 12 (22.64%) ETL
7 12 (22.64%) Microservices
7 12 (22.64%) OOD
8 11 (20.75%) Analytics
8 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
8 11 (20.75%) Data Security
9 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.09%) Product Management
10 8 (15.09%) Validation
11 7 (13.21%) SDLC
12 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
12 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) PHP
3 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Docker
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (41.51%) Puppet
2 19 (35.85%) ZABBIX
3 11 (20.75%) Ambari
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Google
2 11 (20.75%) Hortonworks
3 9 (16.98%) VMware
4 8 (15.09%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.89%) Sophos
6 1 (1.89%) Talend
6 1 (1.89%) Zend