Period
to 21 May 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 68 124
Rank change year-on-year +40 +56 +103
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,839 1,011 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 7.80% 4.20% 2.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.83% 32.13% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,618 860 524
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,175 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

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 4,736 3,147 2,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.09% 13.07% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,996 2,714 1,846
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 +28 1,047 £50,000 +8.70% 178
Yorkshire +53 626 £52,500 +5.00% 115
North East +22 168 £47,000 +56.67% 28
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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.

1 940 (51.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 900 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 792 (43.07%) DevOps
4 670 (36.43%) Linux
5 440 (23.93%) JavaScript
6 416 (22.62%) Microsoft
7 409 (22.24%) SQL
8 402 (21.86%) Python
9 385 (20.94%) Java
10 384 (20.88%) .NET
11 382 (20.77%) Docker
12 373 (20.28%) Web Services
13 364 (19.79%) Windows
14 347 (18.87%) Jenkins
15 343 (18.65%) C#
16 326 (17.73%) Puppet
16 326 (17.73%) Ansible
17 319 (17.35%) MVC
18 318 (17.29%) Opscode Chef
19 315 (17.13%) Git (software)
20 302 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
20 302 (16.42%) SQL Server
21 295 (16.04%) Software Engineering
22 291 (15.82%) Google
23 271 (14.74%) MySQL
24 264 (14.36%) Ruby
25 261 (14.19%) TDD
26 260 (14.14%) HTML
27 257 (13.97%) AngularJS
28 244 (13.27%) Finance

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 85 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
2 81 (4.40%) Apache
3 68 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 67 (3.64%) IIS
5 48 (2.61%) Confluence
6 40 (2.18%) nginx
7 39 (2.12%) Apache Spark
8 31 (1.69%) Apache Solr
9 30 (1.63%) JBoss
9 30 (1.63%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.25%) CMS
10 23 (1.25%) OpenStack
11 20 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 18 (0.98%) CloudStack
13 15 (0.82%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.71%) Jetty
14 13 (0.71%) SAS
15 12 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
15 12 (0.65%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.054%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 14 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.27%) Magento
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.054%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.054%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.054%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 940 (51.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 187 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 160 (8.70%) SaaS
4 121 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
5 116 (6.31%) IaaS
6 108 (5.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 96 (5.22%) Amazon S3
8 88 (4.79%) PaaS
9 85 (4.62%) Office 365
10 76 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
11 73 (3.97%) Serverless
12 63 (3.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 63 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
13 50 (2.72%) GitHub
14 49 (2.66%) Amazon SQS
15 40 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
16 27 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
17 26 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 25 (1.36%) Route 53
19 21 (1.14%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.68%) DNS
1 86 (4.68%) Firewall
2 64 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 61 (3.32%) VPN
4 60 (3.26%) Internet
5 49 (2.66%) Network Security
6 46 (2.50%) DHCP
7 41 (2.23%) WAN
8 39 (2.12%) SAN
9 32 (1.74%) LAN
10 31 (1.69%) HTTP
10 31 (1.69%) VoIP
11 27 (1.47%) SSL
12 21 (1.14%) Unified Communications
13 16 (0.87%) NAS
14 14 (0.76%) Broadband
15 13 (0.71%) VLAN
16 12 (0.65%) Wireless
17 11 (0.60%) NetScaler
18 8 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 271 (14.74%) MySQL
3 199 (10.82%) MongoDB
4 125 (6.80%) Big Data
4 125 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 87 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
6 84 (4.57%) Amazon RDS
7 77 (4.19%) Hadoop
8 51 (2.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 46 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (2.45%) Redis
11 41 (2.23%) Relational Database
12 38 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
13 30 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (1.52%) RDBMS
15 25 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (0.98%) Oracle Database
19 17 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 347 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 315 (17.13%) Git (software)
3 153 (8.32%) TeamCity
4 103 (5.60%) JIRA
5 88 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 81 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 58 (3.15%) Vagrant
8 54 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.72%) Subversion
10 45 (2.45%) Bitbucket
11 43 (2.34%) Maven
12 42 (2.28%) Visual Studio
13 40 (2.18%) NUnit
14 37 (2.01%) Selenium
15 36 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
16 31 (1.69%) Gradle
17 30 (1.63%) gulp
18 29 (1.58%) PHPUnit
18 29 (1.58%) webpack
19 23 (1.25%) Grunt
General
1 244 (13.27%) Finance
2 121 (6.58%) Retail
3 69 (3.75%) Games
4 61 (3.32%) Marketing
5 53 (2.88%) Advertising
6 45 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.52%) Automotive
9 27 (1.47%) Banking
10 21 (1.14%) Electronics
11 18 (0.98%) Law
11 18 (0.98%) Local Government
12 15 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.44%) Billing
15 7 (0.38%) Legal
16 6 (0.33%) Back Office
17 3 (0.16%) French Language
17 3 (0.16%) German Language
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 492 (26.75%) Developer
2 423 (23.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 216 (11.75%) Architect
4 151 (8.21%) AWS Engineer
5 137 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 133 (7.23%) Senior Developer
7 114 (6.20%) Linux Engineer
8 113 (6.14%) PHP Developer
9 112 (6.09%) .NET Developer
10 108 (5.87%) AWS DevOps
11 103 (5.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 103 (5.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 90 (4.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 74 (4.02%) Software Developer
14 72 (3.92%) Java Developer
15 67 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
16 65 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
17 64 (3.48%) Junior
18 61 (3.32%) Consultant
19 58 (3.15%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (20.88%) .NET
2 373 (20.28%) Web Services
3 260 (14.14%) HTML
4 257 (13.97%) AngularJS
5 230 (12.51%) CSS
6 214 (11.64%) Node.js
7 190 (10.33%) ASP.NET
8 176 (9.57%) RESTful
9 167 (9.08%) React
10 160 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 109 (5.93%) Spring
12 103 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 100 (5.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 98 (5.33%) HTML5
15 97 (5.27%) jQuery
16 94 (5.11%) .NET Framework
17 76 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
18 75 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
19 69 (3.75%) .NET Core
20 64 (3.48%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 108 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 67 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 60 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (2.66%) Private Cloud
7 48 (2.61%) Public Cloud
8 43 (2.34%) User Experience
9 36 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 31 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
11 30 (1.63%) Replication
12 26 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
13 22 (1.20%) Fintech
14 20 (1.09%) Clustering
15 19 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 19 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
17 15 (0.82%) Mobile App
18 11 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
19 10 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 670 (36.43%) Linux
2 364 (19.79%) Windows
3 139 (7.56%) Unix
4 119 (6.47%) Windows Server
5 69 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (2.23%) CentOS
8 33 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.52%) Debian
9 28 (1.52%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.92%) AIX
11 16 (0.87%) Android
11 16 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.60%) Solaris
12 11 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.49%) HPUX
14 9 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.44%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 900 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 792 (43.07%) DevOps
3 319 (17.35%) MVC
4 302 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
5 295 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 261 (14.19%) TDD
7 226 (12.29%) Configuration Management
8 203 (11.04%) Scrum
9 196 (10.66%) Test Automation
10 156 (8.48%) Microservices
11 152 (8.27%) BDD
12 141 (7.67%) Open Source
13 139 (7.56%) Mentoring
14 135 (7.34%) E-Commerce
15 120 (6.53%) OO
16 114 (6.20%) Web Development
17 113 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
18 112 (6.09%) ITIL
19 106 (5.76%) Continuous Delivery
20 105 (5.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 440 (23.93%) JavaScript
2 409 (22.24%) SQL
3 402 (21.86%) Python
4 385 (20.94%) Java
5 343 (18.65%) C#
6 264 (14.36%) Ruby
7 220 (11.96%) Bash Shell
8 192 (10.44%) PHP
9 109 (5.93%) PowerShell
10 79 (4.30%) Perl
11 67 (3.64%) Shell Script
11 67 (3.64%) T-SQL
12 56 (3.05%) C++
13 55 (2.99%) Scala
14 36 (1.96%) Java 8
15 32 (1.74%) C
15 32 (1.74%) F#
15 32 (1.74%) R
16 28 (1.52%) TypeScript
17 27 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 109 (5.93%) Degree
2 54 (2.94%) AWS Certification
3 49 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.79%) MCSE
6 28 (1.52%) CISSP
7 27 (1.47%) CISM
8 25 (1.36%) SANS
9 24 (1.31%) CSSLP
10 21 (1.14%) Security Cleared
11 18 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.82%) MCSA
13 11 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.60%) Master's Degree
14 9 (0.49%) CCNA
14 9 (0.49%) MCP
15 7 (0.38%) CCNP
15 7 (0.38%) PMP
15 7 (0.38%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.75%) QA
2 58 (3.15%) GCP
3 22 (1.20%) GDPR
4 21 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.09%) HIPAA
5 20 (1.09%) SLA
6 9 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.16%) PMO
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.054%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 382 (20.77%) Docker
2 136 (7.40%) Active Directory
3 131 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (3.86%) Hyper-V
5 55 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 36 (1.96%) vSphere
7 29 (1.58%) Xen
8 20 (1.09%) KVM
8 20 (1.09%) VirtualBox
9 16 (0.87%) XenServer
10 14 (0.76%) XenApp
11 12 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
12 10 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.33%) HDFS
14 5 (0.27%) Varnish
15 4 (0.22%) pfSense
16 3 (0.16%) Firmware
16 3 (0.16%) NFS
16 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 326 (17.73%) Ansible
1 326 (17.73%) Puppet
2 318 (17.29%) Opscode Chef
3 176 (9.57%) Kubernetes
4 168 (9.14%) Terraform
5 74 (4.02%) Packer
6 42 (2.28%) Salt
7 40 (2.18%) Kibana
8 34 (1.85%) Nagios
9 24 (1.31%) Cobbler
10 22 (1.20%) SmoothWall
11 18 (0.98%) Prometheus
11 18 (0.98%) SCCM
12 17 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
12 17 (0.92%) Rancher
13 14 (0.76%) Consul
13 14 (0.76%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.65%) Grafana
14 12 (0.65%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 416 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 291 (15.82%) Google
3 226 (12.29%) VMware
4 135 (7.34%) Oracle
5 112 (6.09%) Cisco
6 109 (5.93%) Red Hat
7 78 (4.24%) New Relic
8 69 (3.75%) Xamarin
9 48 (2.61%) Citrix
10 42 (2.28%) SaltStack
11 38 (2.07%) Splunk
12 36 (1.96%) Trend Micro
13 35 (1.90%) HP
14 33 (1.79%) NetApp
15 32 (1.74%) IBM
16 29 (1.58%) Rackspace
17 25 (1.36%) EMC
18 23 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
18 23 (1.25%) SAP
19 20 (1.09%) Veracode