Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 103 179
Rank change year-on-year +52 +76 +60
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1310 711 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 5.41% 2.83% 1.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.38% 28.58% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 601 450
North of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,175 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £67,050
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 3925 2488 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 16.21% 9.90% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3307 2104 1770
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

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 18 November 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 18 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
North West +30 805 £47,500 +5.56% 78
Yorkshire +82 423 £50,000 -4.76% 56
North East +46 83 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 North of England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 580 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (44.05%) DevOps
3 571 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 510 (38.93%) Linux
5 362 (27.63%) Web Services
6 354 (27.02%) Puppet
7 335 (25.57%) Python
8 326 (24.89%) Java
9 296 (22.60%) SQL
10 290 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
11 278 (21.22%) Ruby
12 267 (20.38%) Docker
13 262 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 261 (19.92%) Jenkins
15 258 (19.69%) Google
16 253 (19.31%) Windows
17 252 (19.24%) SQL Server
18 251 (19.16%) .NET
19 241 (18.40%) C#
20 224 (17.10%) VMware
21 217 (16.56%) Git (software)
22 212 (16.18%) TDD
23 207 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
24 205 (15.65%) Ansible
24 205 (15.65%) MVC
25 196 (14.96%) Software Engineering
26 194 (14.81%) MySQL
27 193 (14.73%) Node.js
28 187 (14.27%) HTML
29 184 (14.05%) Google Cloud Platform

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
1 120 (9.16%) Apache
2 58 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (4.43%) Tomcat
3 49 (3.74%) Apache Spark
4 48 (3.66%) nginx
5 38 (2.90%) IIS
6 31 (2.37%) JBoss
7 22 (1.68%) MS Exchange
8 21 (1.60%) OpenStack
9 18 (1.37%) Jetty
10 16 (1.22%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.92%) CMS
11 12 (0.92%) SharePoint
11 12 (0.92%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.84%) IBM Notes
12 11 (0.84%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.69%) WordPress
14 8 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.076%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.38%) Magento
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.076%) HFM
4 1 (0.076%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.076%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.076%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 571 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 184 (14.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 112 (8.55%) Amazon EC2
4 108 (8.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 66 (5.04%) GitHub
6 64 (4.89%) Office 365
7 61 (4.66%) SaaS
8 52 (3.97%) IaaS
9 51 (3.89%) Serverless
10 50 (3.82%) AWS Lambda
11 42 (3.21%) Amazon S3
12 39 (2.98%) Amazon SQS
13 36 (2.75%) PaaS
14 29 (2.21%) OpenShift
15 26 (1.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 23 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 16 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
18 14 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
19 13 (0.99%) Route 53
20 11 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.73%) Firewall
2 50 (3.82%) SAN
3 45 (3.44%) DNS
4 40 (3.05%) HTTP
5 39 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 39 (2.98%) VPN
6 37 (2.82%) Internet
7 29 (2.21%) WAN
8 27 (2.06%) DHCP
8 27 (2.06%) LAN
9 20 (1.53%) VoIP
10 18 (1.37%) SSL
11 10 (0.76%) MPLS
12 8 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.61%) NAS
12 8 (0.61%) Network Security
12 8 (0.61%) Skype
12 8 (0.61%) WinSCP
13 7 (0.53%) IPsec
13 7 (0.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (19.24%) SQL Server
2 194 (14.81%) MySQL
3 143 (10.92%) NoSQL
4 133 (10.15%) Big Data
5 121 (9.24%) MongoDB
6 113 (8.63%) Hadoop
7 60 (4.58%) Relational Database
8 58 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
9 50 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
10 48 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 48 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 47 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
12 32 (2.44%) Redis
13 28 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (1.15%) MS Access
15 15 (1.15%) Riak
16 13 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 261 (19.92%) Jenkins
2 217 (16.56%) Git (software)
3 98 (7.48%) TeamCity
4 79 (6.03%) Vagrant
5 69 (5.27%) JIRA
6 61 (4.66%) Maven
7 60 (4.58%) Selenium
8 58 (4.43%) Bitbucket
9 46 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 45 (3.44%) Cucumber
11 31 (2.37%) GitLab
12 27 (2.06%) NUnit
12 27 (2.06%) PHPUnit
13 23 (1.76%) JUnit
13 23 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (1.76%) Visual Studio
14 21 (1.60%) Subversion
15 20 (1.53%) gulp
16 19 (1.45%) Gradle
17 17 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 159 (12.14%) Finance
2 108 (8.24%) Retail
3 74 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 63 (4.81%) Marketing
5 59 (4.50%) Games
6 58 (4.43%) Telecoms
7 46 (3.51%) Electronics
8 28 (2.14%) Banking
9 27 (2.06%) Automotive
10 22 (1.68%) Advertising
11 13 (0.99%) Local Government
12 12 (0.92%) Law
13 7 (0.53%) Legal
14 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.23%) French Language
15 3 (0.23%) German Language
15 3 (0.23%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.23%) Publishing
16 2 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 392 (29.92%) Developer
2 249 (19.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 123 (9.39%) Architect
4 102 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
5 100 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
6 94 (7.18%) PHP Developer
7 92 (7.02%) AWS DevOps
8 90 (6.87%) Software Engineer
9 89 (6.79%) Cloud Engineer
10 87 (6.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 81 (6.18%) Java Developer
12 80 (6.11%) Senior Developer
13 79 (6.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 77 (5.88%) .NET Developer
15 76 (5.80%) Consultant
16 68 (5.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 65 (4.96%) Cloud Architect
18 63 (4.81%) Junior
19 59 (4.50%) Administrator
20 57 (4.35%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (27.63%) Web Services
2 251 (19.16%) .NET
3 193 (14.73%) Node.js
4 187 (14.27%) HTML
5 178 (13.59%) CSS
6 173 (13.21%) AngularJS
7 159 (12.14%) ASP.NET
8 121 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 119 (9.08%) RESTful
10 104 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 104 (7.94%) React
11 88 (6.72%) HTML5
12 84 (6.41%) .NET Framework
12 84 (6.41%) Middleware
13 80 (6.11%) jQuery
14 78 (5.95%) Spring
15 72 (5.50%) KnockoutJS
16 66 (5.04%) Entity Framework
17 62 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 60 (4.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.57%) Public Cloud
2 71 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 46 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (3.36%) User Experience
6 42 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 42 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 29 (2.21%) iPad
9 23 (1.76%) Fintech
9 23 (1.76%) Video\Live Streaming
10 22 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.60%) Clustering
11 21 (1.60%) Private Cloud
12 20 (1.53%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.53%) Replication
13 17 (1.30%) Life Science
14 13 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
15 11 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 510 (38.93%) Linux
2 253 (19.31%) Windows
3 125 (9.54%) Unix
4 94 (7.18%) Windows Server
5 80 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (5.95%) CentOS
7 43 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 26 (1.98%) Android
10 24 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 20 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (1.37%) Windows 7
13 14 (1.07%) AIX
14 13 (0.99%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.92%) Debian
16 10 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.69%) Solaris
18 4 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
19 3 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (44.05%) DevOps
3 212 (16.18%) TDD
4 207 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
5 205 (15.65%) MVC
6 196 (14.96%) Software Engineering
7 166 (12.67%) Scrum
8 163 (12.44%) Configuration Management
9 161 (12.29%) Test Automation
10 127 (9.69%) E-Commerce
11 121 (9.24%) Analytics
12 113 (8.63%) Microservices
13 112 (8.55%) Kanban
14 107 (8.17%) OO
15 105 (8.02%) ITIL
16 99 (7.56%) Open Source
17 87 (6.64%) OOP
18 85 (6.49%) Mentoring
19 77 (5.88%) BDD
19 77 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 335 (25.57%) Python
2 326 (24.89%) Java
3 296 (22.60%) SQL
4 278 (21.22%) Ruby
5 262 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 241 (18.40%) C#
7 183 (13.97%) PHP
8 157 (11.98%) Bash Shell
9 91 (6.95%) PowerShell
10 60 (4.58%) Shell Script
11 59 (4.50%) Go
12 57 (4.35%) C++
13 53 (4.05%) Perl
13 53 (4.05%) T-SQL
14 37 (2.82%) Scala
15 32 (2.44%) F#
16 21 (1.60%) TypeScript
17 20 (1.53%) PHP 7
18 18 (1.37%) Clojure
19 15 (1.15%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 87 (6.64%) Degree
2 31 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.76%) MCSE
5 19 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.45%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.37%) AWS Certification
7 16 (1.22%) MCSA
8 11 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.61%) MCP
11 7 (0.53%) CCNA
11 7 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.23%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.23%) MCITP
14 2 (0.15%) CISM
14 2 (0.15%) ISEB
14 2 (0.15%) MCTS
14 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.34%) QA
2 30 (2.29%) GCP
3 17 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.84%) SLA
5 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.31%) COBIT
6 4 (0.31%) GDPR
7 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
System Software
1 267 (20.38%) Docker
2 138 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 81 (6.18%) Active Directory
5 22 (1.68%) KVM
5 22 (1.68%) vSphere
6 14 (1.07%) iptables
6 14 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.76%) XenApp
8 9 (0.69%) GlusterFS
9 8 (0.61%) Varnish
10 5 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.31%) vCloud
12 3 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.23%) Xen
13 2 (0.15%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.15%) XenServer
14 1 (0.076%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 354 (27.02%) Puppet
2 290 (22.14%) Opscode Chef
3 205 (15.65%) Ansible
4 117 (8.93%) Kubernetes
5 111 (8.47%) Terraform
6 67 (5.11%) Packer
7 44 (3.36%) Nagios
8 42 (3.21%) Salt
9 37 (2.82%) Kibana
10 33 (2.52%) ZABBIX
11 30 (2.29%) HAProxy
12 20 (1.53%) Mesos
13 17 (1.30%) rkt
14 16 (1.22%) Ganglia
15 14 (1.07%) Ambari
15 14 (1.07%) Prometheus
15 14 (1.07%) SCCM
16 13 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
17 9 (0.69%) Cobbler
17 9 (0.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 258 (19.69%) Google
2 224 (17.10%) VMware
3 180 (13.74%) Microsoft
4 125 (9.54%) Oracle
5 115 (8.78%) Red Hat
6 63 (4.81%) Citrix
7 60 (4.58%) Rackspace
8 48 (3.66%) SaltStack
8 48 (3.66%) Zend
9 46 (3.51%) SAP
10 44 (3.36%) Cisco
11 29 (2.21%) HP
12 28 (2.14%) NetApp
13 23 (1.76%) Splunk
14 22 (1.68%) Tableau
15 21 (1.60%) IBM
16 18 (1.37%) New Relic
17 17 (1.30%) EMC
17 17 (1.30%) ServiceNow
18 14 (1.07%) Hortonworks