Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North of England
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 28 67
Rank change year-on-year +9 +39 +57
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,909 1,839 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 10.14% 7.80% 4.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.86% 37.06% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,508 1,618 860
North of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,175 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 5,042 4,962 3,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 26.77% 21.04% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,975 4,198 2,867
North of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +9.76% -1.20%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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
North West +9 1,102 £57,500 +15.00% 112
Yorkshire +10 700 £52,500 - 54
North East -4 107 £50,000 +6.38% 15
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 North of England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1,130 (59.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 826 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 814 (42.64%) DevOps
4 545 (28.55%) Linux
5 473 (24.78%) Docker
6 471 (24.67%) Java
7 448 (23.47%) Python
8 400 (20.95%) Microsoft
9 371 (19.43%) JavaScript
10 359 (18.81%) Jenkins
11 352 (18.44%) SQL
12 344 (18.02%) Google Cloud Platform
13 338 (17.71%) Windows
14 321 (16.82%) Git (software)
15 316 (16.55%) Software Engineering
16 313 (16.40%) C#
17 305 (15.98%) Microservices
18 294 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
19 285 (14.93%) Ansible
20 280 (14.67%) Google
21 272 (14.25%) Finance
22 271 (14.20%) Kubernetes
23 269 (14.09%) HTML
24 257 (13.46%) Terraform
25 254 (13.31%) VMware
26 246 (12.89%) .NET
27 238 (12.47%) Puppet
28 237 (12.41%) Web Services
29 233 (12.21%) CSS
30 229 (12.00%) 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 92 (4.82%) Confluence
2 70 (3.67%) IIS
3 57 (2.99%) Apache
3 57 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 49 (2.57%) Apache Spark
5 48 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 29 (1.52%) MS Exchange
8 28 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 24 (1.26%) nginx
10 20 (1.05%) OpenStack
11 19 (1.00%) JBoss
12 15 (0.79%) SAS
13 14 (0.73%) Mule
14 13 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.52%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.42%) CMS
17 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.42%) Chatbot
5 7 (0.37%) HipChat
6 5 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.052%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.052%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (0.68%) Magento
2 8 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.052%) Exstream
5 1 (0.052%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,130 (59.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 344 (18.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 195 (10.21%) Serverless
4 148 (7.75%) Amazon S3
5 147 (7.70%) Amazon EC2
6 144 (7.54%) GitHub
7 141 (7.39%) AWS Lambda
8 134 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 131 (6.86%) SaaS
10 117 (6.13%) PaaS
11 116 (6.08%) IaaS
12 113 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
13 96 (5.03%) Office 365
14 74 (3.88%) Amazon SQS
15 55 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 52 (2.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 40 (2.10%) Datadog
18 39 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 38 (1.99%) CloudFront
20 37 (1.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 154 (8.07%) Firewall
2 88 (4.61%) DNS
3 80 (4.19%) Internet
4 79 (4.14%) WAN
5 65 (3.40%) Broadband
5 65 (3.40%) VPN
6 60 (3.14%) LAN
7 53 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 43 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (2.25%) DHCP
9 41 (2.15%) SAN
10 40 (2.10%) MPLS
11 37 (1.94%) BGP
12 27 (1.41%) VLAN
13 26 (1.36%) OSPF
14 25 (1.31%) Wireless
15 23 (1.20%) VoIP
16 22 (1.15%) Network Security
17 21 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 182 (9.53%) MySQL
3 158 (8.28%) NoSQL
4 140 (7.33%) MongoDB
5 111 (5.81%) Amazon RDS
5 111 (5.81%) Big Data
6 88 (4.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 84 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 75 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
9 52 (2.72%) Amazon Redshift
10 45 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.15%) Neo4j
12 37 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 37 (1.94%) Redis
13 34 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (1.41%) MariaDB
16 25 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (1.26%) Amazon Athena
17 24 (1.26%) Riak
Development Applications
1 359 (18.81%) Jenkins
2 321 (16.82%) Git (software)
3 148 (7.75%) JIRA
4 117 (6.13%) TeamCity
5 88 (4.61%) GitLab
6 73 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 70 (3.67%) Selenium
8 60 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 60 (3.14%) Maven
9 56 (2.93%) CircleCI
10 43 (2.25%) Cucumber
11 41 (2.15%) Bitbucket
12 38 (1.99%) Gradle
13 35 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
14 34 (1.78%) Subversion
15 29 (1.52%) Codeship
16 28 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (1.41%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.31%) Bitbucket Server
19 23 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 272 (14.25%) Finance
2 132 (6.91%) Retail
3 75 (3.93%) Banking
4 52 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 45 (2.36%) Marketing
6 35 (1.83%) Automotive
7 34 (1.78%) Local Government
8 24 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.20%) Games
10 20 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 14 (0.73%) Electronics
12 12 (0.63%) Legal
13 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.37%) Publishing
15 6 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.31%) Law
16 3 (0.16%) Advertising
17 1 (0.052%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.052%) French Language
Job Titles
1 463 (24.25%) Developer
2 313 (16.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 236 (12.36%) Architect
4 185 (9.69%) Software Engineer
5 153 (8.01%) Cloud Engineer
6 152 (7.96%) AWS Engineer
7 128 (6.71%) Senior Developer
8 124 (6.50%) Consultant
9 98 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 97 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
11 94 (4.92%) Cloud Architect
11 94 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
12 93 (4.87%) C# Developer
12 93 (4.87%) Java Developer
13 88 (4.61%) AWS DevOps
14 79 (4.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 78 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 78 (4.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 78 (4.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 69 (3.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (14.09%) HTML
2 246 (12.89%) .NET
3 237 (12.41%) Web Services
4 233 (12.21%) CSS
5 229 (12.00%) Node.js
6 184 (9.64%) RESTful
7 173 (9.06%) AngularJS
8 135 (7.07%) Spring
9 129 (6.76%) React
10 119 (6.23%) ASP.NET
11 102 (5.34%) HTML5
12 91 (4.77%) Spring Boot
13 88 (4.61%) .NET Core
14 85 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 77 (4.03%) REST
16 76 (3.98%) Kafka
17 71 (3.72%) Vue.js
18 60 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
19 59 (3.09%) JSON
20 54 (2.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 110 (5.76%) Public Cloud
2 97 (5.08%) User Experience
3 92 (4.82%) Cloud Native
4 84 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 81 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
7 60 (3.14%) Data Centre
7 60 (3.14%) Fintech
8 59 (3.09%) Management Information System
9 56 (2.93%) Data Structures
10 54 (2.83%) Mobile App
11 53 (2.78%) Private Cloud
12 44 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
13 34 (1.78%) Internet of Things
14 30 (1.57%) Algorithms
15 28 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
16 24 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (0.89%) Smart City
18 12 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 12 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 545 (28.55%) Linux
2 338 (17.71%) Windows
3 145 (7.60%) Unix
4 129 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 65 (3.40%) Android
6 57 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (2.36%) Apple iOS
8 36 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (1.73%) Ubuntu
10 32 (1.68%) CentOS
11 21 (1.10%) Debian
12 19 (1.00%) Windows 10
13 16 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.68%) AIX
15 11 (0.58%) Fedora
16 10 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
17 8 (0.42%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.37%) Solaris
18 7 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 814 (42.64%) DevOps
3 316 (16.55%) Software Engineering
4 305 (15.98%) Microservices
5 294 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
6 219 (11.47%) TDD
7 212 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 206 (10.79%) Mentoring
9 191 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
10 182 (9.53%) Open Source
11 170 (8.91%) Configuration Management
12 167 (8.75%) OO
13 161 (8.43%) Scrum
14 156 (8.17%) MVC
15 127 (6.65%) Computer Science
16 122 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 121 (6.34%) Migration
18 110 (5.76%) Technical Leadership
19 109 (5.71%) Information Security
19 109 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 471 (24.67%) Java
2 448 (23.47%) Python
3 371 (19.43%) JavaScript
4 352 (18.44%) SQL
5 313 (16.40%) C#
6 196 (10.27%) Bash Shell
7 161 (8.43%) Ruby
8 138 (7.23%) PHP
9 108 (5.66%) PowerShell
10 78 (4.09%) TypeScript
11 77 (4.03%) Scala
12 71 (3.72%) Perl
13 61 (3.20%) Java 8
14 60 (3.14%) ES6
15 56 (2.93%) C++
16 50 (2.62%) Go
16 50 (2.62%) Shell Script
17 38 (1.99%) T-SQL
18 35 (1.83%) Kotlin
19 31 (1.62%) C
Qualifications
1 143 (7.49%) Degree
2 94 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (3.93%) AWS Certification
4 59 (3.09%) CISSP
5 46 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 45 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 37 (1.94%) CCNP
8 36 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 33 (1.73%) MCSA
9 33 (1.73%) Security Cleared
10 29 (1.52%) MCSE
11 28 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (1.26%) CCNA
13 21 (1.10%) CISM
13 21 (1.10%) PhD
14 20 (1.05%) SC Cleared
15 19 (1.00%) PMP
16 15 (0.79%) CCIE
16 15 (0.79%) CISA
16 15 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (3.93%) QA
2 51 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.04%) GDPR
4 25 (1.31%) SLA
5 22 (1.15%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 5 (0.26%) PMO
8 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.16%) PSD2
10 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 473 (24.78%) Docker
2 188 (9.85%) Active Directory
3 136 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (3.93%) Hyper-V
5 37 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (1.10%) vSphere
7 19 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.52%) Squid
8 10 (0.52%) XenApp
9 9 (0.47%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.42%) VMware NSX
11 7 (0.37%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.26%) NFS
12 5 (0.26%) Varnish
12 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.21%) Firmware
13 4 (0.21%) pfSense
14 2 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 285 (14.93%) Ansible
2 271 (14.20%) Kubernetes
3 257 (13.46%) Terraform
4 238 (12.47%) Puppet
5 200 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (2.25%) Prometheus
7 38 (1.99%) Rancher
8 36 (1.89%) Consul
9 33 (1.73%) SCCM
10 31 (1.62%) Salt
11 29 (1.52%) CFEngine
12 27 (1.41%) Grafana
13 26 (1.36%) Packer
14 25 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
15 24 (1.26%) Kibana
16 18 (0.94%) Cobbler
17 17 (0.89%) Tivoli
18 14 (0.73%) logstash
18 14 (0.73%) SCOM
19 13 (0.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 400 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 280 (14.67%) Google
3 254 (13.31%) VMware
4 127 (6.65%) Cisco
5 80 (4.19%) Oracle
6 58 (3.04%) Atlassian
7 57 (2.99%) IBM
8 52 (2.72%) Rackspace
9 51 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 41 (2.15%) CheckPoint
11 34 (1.78%) New Relic
12 28 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.36%) Splunk
14 24 (1.26%) NetApp
15 23 (1.20%) Meraki
16 22 (1.15%) Citrix
16 22 (1.15%) Tableau
17 20 (1.05%) Veeam
18 19 (1.00%) Juniper
18 19 (1.00%) Trend Micro