Period
to 25 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 110 190
Rank change year-on-year +55 +80 +84
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1290 665 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 5.32% 2.71% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.14% 29.17% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 538 443
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +13.92%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £66,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3779 2280 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.59% 9.31% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3178 1872 1696
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £25,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the North of England

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the North of England

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the North of England

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
North West +48 778 £45,000 - 37
Yorkshire +69 453 £47,500 -5.00% 23
North East +43 60 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North of England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 594 (46.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 578 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
3 518 (40.16%) DevOps
4 469 (36.36%) Linux
5 400 (31.01%) Web Services
6 363 (28.14%) Puppet
7 335 (25.97%) Python
8 333 (25.81%) Java
9 301 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 297 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
11 289 (22.40%) .NET
12 276 (21.40%) SQL
13 272 (21.09%) C#
14 271 (21.01%) Google
15 259 (20.08%) Windows
15 259 (20.08%) Jenkins
16 255 (19.77%) Ruby
17 252 (19.53%) SQL Server
17 252 (19.53%) Git (software)
18 247 (19.15%) Docker
19 240 (18.60%) VMware
20 228 (17.67%) TDD
21 224 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
22 221 (17.13%) Software Engineering
23 210 (16.28%) Google Cloud Platform
24 209 (16.20%) AngularJS
25 206 (15.97%) MVC
26 205 (15.89%) Ansible
27 194 (15.04%) HTML
28 192 (14.88%) Node.js

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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
1 117 (9.07%) Apache
2 62 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (4.81%) Tomcat
3 59 (4.57%) Apache Spark
4 44 (3.41%) IIS
5 42 (3.26%) JBoss
6 36 (2.79%) OpenStack
7 34 (2.64%) nginx
8 33 (2.56%) MS Exchange
9 20 (1.55%) Jetty
10 18 (1.40%) Skype for Business
10 18 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.32%) SharePoint
12 16 (1.24%) CloudStack
13 15 (1.16%) Apache Solr
13 15 (1.16%) IBM Notes
14 14 (1.09%) CMS
15 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (0.78%) Tornado
16 10 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.47%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.078%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.078%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 594 (46.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 210 (16.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 83 (6.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 80 (6.20%) SaaS
5 77 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
6 58 (4.50%) GitHub
7 53 (4.11%) Office 365
8 51 (3.95%) IaaS
9 38 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
10 36 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
11 34 (2.64%) Amazon S3
12 33 (2.56%) PaaS
13 31 (2.40%) OpenShift
14 21 (1.63%) Amazon EMR
15 19 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (1.16%) Heroku
17 13 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 10 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
19 10 (0.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.89%) Firewall
2 58 (4.50%) DNS
3 50 (3.88%) HTTP
4 43 (3.33%) Internet
5 42 (3.26%) SAN
6 35 (2.71%) WAN
7 33 (2.56%) LAN
7 33 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 31 (2.40%) VPN
9 27 (2.09%) DHCP
10 19 (1.47%) VoIP
11 16 (1.24%) Network Security
12 15 (1.16%) Skype
13 13 (1.01%) MPLS
14 12 (0.93%) Intranet
14 12 (0.93%) ISDN
15 10 (0.78%) AMQP
16 9 (0.70%) iSCSI
17 8 (0.62%) IPsec
17 8 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 187 (14.50%) MySQL
3 155 (12.02%) NoSQL
4 143 (11.09%) MongoDB
5 138 (10.70%) Big Data
6 132 (10.23%) Hadoop
7 66 (5.12%) Relational Database
8 65 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 58 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
10 52 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 43 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 38 (2.95%) Amazon RDS
13 31 (2.40%) Redis
14 25 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
14 25 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (1.47%) Riak
16 16 (1.24%) Couchbase
17 14 (1.09%) CouchDB
17 14 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 259 (20.08%) Jenkins
2 252 (19.53%) Git (software)
3 121 (9.38%) TeamCity
4 79 (6.12%) Vagrant
5 60 (4.65%) Maven
5 60 (4.65%) Selenium
6 58 (4.50%) JIRA
7 51 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 50 (3.88%) Bitbucket
9 38 (2.95%) Cucumber
10 32 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
11 29 (2.25%) GitLab
11 29 (2.25%) JUnit
12 27 (2.09%) Subversion
12 27 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (1.94%) NUnit
13 25 (1.94%) PHPUnit
14 22 (1.71%) Gradle
15 19 (1.47%) GoCD
16 18 (1.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 167 (12.95%) Finance
2 87 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 71 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 70 (5.43%) Marketing
5 67 (5.19%) Retail
6 66 (5.12%) Electronics
7 63 (4.88%) Games
8 21 (1.63%) Banking
9 17 (1.32%) Advertising
10 13 (1.01%) Local Government
11 12 (0.93%) Automotive
12 9 (0.70%) Law
13 7 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.54%) Legal
13 7 (0.54%) Publishing
14 3 (0.23%) French Language
14 3 (0.23%) German Language
14 3 (0.23%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.16%) Back Office
16 1 (0.078%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 413 (32.02%) Developer
2 228 (17.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 142 (11.01%) Architect
4 104 (8.06%) Software Engineer
5 98 (7.60%) Linux Engineer
6 92 (7.13%) AWS Engineer
6 92 (7.13%) Java Developer
7 85 (6.59%) .NET Developer
8 84 (6.51%) PHP Developer
9 81 (6.28%) Cloud Architect
9 81 (6.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 79 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 79 (6.12%) Senior Developer
11 73 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 71 (5.50%) AWS DevOps
13 68 (5.27%) C# Developer
13 68 (5.27%) Junior
14 64 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 60 (4.65%) Junior Developer
16 58 (4.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (31.01%) Web Services
2 289 (22.40%) .NET
3 209 (16.20%) AngularJS
4 194 (15.04%) HTML
5 192 (14.88%) Node.js
6 189 (14.65%) CSS
7 167 (12.95%) ASP.NET
8 131 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 115 (8.91%) React
10 114 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 105 (8.14%) RESTful
12 97 (7.52%) jQuery
13 92 (7.13%) HTML5
14 91 (7.05%) REST
15 86 (6.67%) .NET Framework
16 85 (6.59%) Spring
17 81 (6.28%) KnockoutJS
18 74 (5.74%) Entity Framework
19 71 (5.50%) Middleware
20 66 (5.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.97%) Public Cloud
2 75 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 53 (4.11%) User Experience
4 48 (3.72%) iPad
5 41 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (3.10%) Private Cloud
7 38 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 37 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
9 36 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (2.17%) Mobile App
11 26 (2.02%) Fintech
12 25 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 24 (1.86%) Data Centre
14 19 (1.47%) Streaming Video
15 18 (1.40%) Clustering
16 17 (1.32%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
17 12 (0.93%) Life Science
17 12 (0.93%) Replication
18 10 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 469 (36.36%) Linux
2 259 (20.08%) Windows
3 137 (10.62%) Unix
4 102 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 84 (6.51%) Windows Server
6 67 (5.19%) CentOS
7 41 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (2.17%) Android
10 25 (1.94%) Apple iOS
11 23 (1.78%) Ubuntu
12 21 (1.63%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.24%) Windows 10
13 16 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (1.09%) AIX
15 9 (0.70%) Debian
16 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (40.16%) DevOps
3 228 (17.67%) TDD
4 224 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
5 221 (17.13%) Software Engineering
6 206 (15.97%) MVC
7 173 (13.41%) Scrum
7 173 (13.41%) Test Automation
8 153 (11.86%) Configuration Management
9 137 (10.62%) E-Commerce
10 133 (10.31%) OO
11 126 (9.77%) Open Source
12 112 (8.68%) Analytics
13 110 (8.53%) Microservices
14 102 (7.91%) ITIL
14 102 (7.91%) Kanban
15 100 (7.75%) SOA
16 96 (7.44%) Mentoring
17 94 (7.29%) BDD
18 89 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 335 (25.97%) Python
2 333 (25.81%) Java
3 301 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 276 (21.40%) SQL
5 272 (21.09%) C#
6 255 (19.77%) Ruby
7 171 (13.26%) PHP
8 152 (11.78%) Bash Shell
9 116 (8.99%) PowerShell
10 73 (5.66%) Shell Script
11 63 (4.88%) C++
12 60 (4.65%) Perl
13 52 (4.03%) Go
14 39 (3.02%) F#
15 38 (2.95%) T-SQL
16 37 (2.87%) Scala
17 30 (2.33%) TypeScript
18 20 (1.55%) Clojure
18 20 (1.55%) Haskell
19 18 (1.40%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 89 (6.90%) Degree
2 33 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.25%) MCSE
4 28 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.71%) MCSA
6 20 (1.55%) AWS Certification
7 18 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.40%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.31%) CCNA
10 4 (0.31%) MCP
10 4 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.23%) MCITP
12 2 (0.16%) CISM
12 2 (0.16%) CISSP
12 2 (0.16%) MCTS
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.19%) QA
2 28 (2.17%) GCP
3 14 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.70%) SLA
6 8 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.62%) SSAE 16
7 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.31%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.078%) GDPR
10 1 (0.078%) Section 508
10 1 (0.078%) WCAG
System Software
1 247 (19.15%) Docker
2 147 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 86 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 42 (3.26%) vSphere
6 21 (1.63%) KVM
7 19 (1.47%) XenServer
8 18 (1.40%) Xen
9 13 (1.01%) iptables
10 10 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.70%) GlusterFS
12 8 (0.62%) Varnish
12 8 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.39%) PowerHA
13 5 (0.39%) vCloud
14 4 (0.31%) HDFS
15 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.23%) XenApp
15 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.16%) etcd
Systems Management
1 363 (28.14%) Puppet
2 297 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
3 205 (15.89%) Ansible
4 104 (8.06%) Kubernetes
5 72 (5.58%) Terraform
6 46 (3.57%) Kibana
7 41 (3.18%) Packer
8 37 (2.87%) Nagios
8 37 (2.87%) Salt
9 30 (2.33%) ZABBIX
10 22 (1.71%) HAProxy
11 20 (1.55%) Mesos
12 15 (1.16%) rkt
13 13 (1.01%) Prometheus
14 12 (0.93%) Cobbler
15 11 (0.85%) Ambari
15 11 (0.85%) Ganglia
16 10 (0.78%) SCCM
16 10 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
16 10 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 271 (21.01%) Google
2 240 (18.60%) VMware
3 184 (14.26%) Microsoft
4 119 (9.22%) Oracle
5 117 (9.07%) Red Hat
6 77 (5.97%) Rackspace
7 57 (4.42%) SAP
8 55 (4.26%) Citrix
9 49 (3.80%) Cisco
10 44 (3.41%) Zend
11 40 (3.10%) HP
12 39 (3.02%) SaltStack
13 35 (2.71%) Splunk
14 31 (2.40%) NetApp
15 21 (1.63%) F5
16 19 (1.47%) AppDynamics
17 18 (1.40%) IBM
18 16 (1.24%) Atlassian
18 16 (1.24%) Brocade
18 16 (1.24%) Tableau