Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 20 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 +31 +59
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,938 1,971 1,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 10.76% 9.15% 5.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.66% 38.21% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,559 1,651 1,123
North of England median annual salary £54,486 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,933 £32,500 £27,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,200
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 5,286 5,159 4,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 29.35% 23.96% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,291 4,270 3,585
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.16%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the North of England

AWS
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for AWS in the North of England

AWS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in the North of England

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 AWS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 14 November 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 +8 1,117 £55,000 - 304
Yorkshire +6 698 £50,000 - 182
North East +6 124 £49,750 +10.56% 53
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 1,104 (56.97%) Azure
2 807 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
3 611 (31.53%) DevOps
4 456 (23.53%) Linux
5 443 (22.86%) Docker
6 435 (22.45%) Python
7 421 (21.72%) Java
8 420 (21.67%) JavaScript
9 401 (20.69%) GCP
10 390 (20.12%) Microsoft
11 349 (18.01%) Microservices
12 345 (17.80%) SQL
13 338 (17.44%) TDD
14 328 (16.92%) Windows
15 319 (16.46%) Software Engineering
16 299 (15.43%) Kubernetes
17 295 (15.22%) Terraform
18 291 (15.02%) Web Services
19 289 (14.91%) C#
20 275 (14.19%) .NET
21 264 (13.62%) Git (software)
22 253 (13.05%) Jenkins
23 249 (12.85%) Serverless
24 246 (12.69%) Node.js
25 238 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
26 236 (12.18%) Ansible
27 229 (11.82%) Finance
28 226 (11.66%) HTML
29 222 (11.46%) CSS
30 212 (10.94%) VMware

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 69 (3.56%) Apache Spark
1 69 (3.56%) Confluence
2 54 (2.79%) IIS
3 47 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 44 (2.27%) Apache
6 33 (1.70%) CMS
7 27 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
8 25 (1.29%) Umbraco
9 24 (1.24%) nginx
10 21 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 16 (0.83%) OpenStack
12 14 (0.72%) Skype for Business
13 13 (0.67%) Drupal
13 13 (0.67%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.36%) JBoss
16 7 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.10%) InDesign
5 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.052%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (0.52%) assyst
1 10 (0.52%) Magento
2 9 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.052%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.052%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.052%) Shopify
6 1 (0.052%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 1 (0.052%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1,104 (56.97%) Azure
2 401 (20.69%) GCP
3 249 (12.85%) Serverless
4 182 (9.39%) AWS Lambda
5 168 (8.67%) Amazon EC2
6 157 (8.10%) Amazon S3
6 157 (8.10%) SaaS
7 113 (5.83%) Office 365
8 105 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 87 (4.49%) GitHub
10 86 (4.44%) IaaS
11 82 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
12 78 (4.02%) Amazon SQS
13 66 (3.41%) PaaS
14 44 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 38 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
16 35 (1.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 34 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 30 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
19 28 (1.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 128 (6.60%) Firewall
2 76 (3.92%) DNS
3 53 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 47 (2.43%) DHCP
5 42 (2.17%) WAN
6 38 (1.96%) VLAN
7 34 (1.75%) SAN
8 32 (1.65%) VoIP
9 31 (1.60%) LAN
9 31 (1.60%) Network Security
10 25 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (1.24%) Internet
11 24 (1.24%) VPN
12 19 (0.98%) BGP
12 19 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (0.98%) OSPF
13 16 (0.83%) HTTP
13 16 (0.83%) VSAN
14 15 (0.77%) iSCSI
14 15 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.41%) MySQL
3 141 (7.28%) MongoDB
4 135 (6.97%) NoSQL
5 123 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
6 104 (5.37%) Big Data
7 102 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 89 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
9 86 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 74 (3.82%) Relational Database
11 71 (3.66%) Hadoop
12 46 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 42 (2.17%) Redis
14 41 (2.12%) BigQuery
15 39 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
16 32 (1.65%) RDBMS
17 30 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 29 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
18 29 (1.50%) Neo4j
19 28 (1.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 264 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 253 (13.05%) Jenkins
3 133 (6.86%) JIRA
4 112 (5.78%) Maven
5 72 (3.72%) GitLab
5 72 (3.72%) Selenium
6 46 (2.37%) TeamCity
7 45 (2.32%) Gradle
8 39 (2.01%) Cucumber
9 36 (1.86%) CircleCI
10 35 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (1.60%) Bitbucket
11 31 (1.60%) IntelliJ
11 31 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (1.50%) JUnit
13 27 (1.39%) Subversion
14 26 (1.34%) RSpec
15 23 (1.19%) NUnit
16 20 (1.03%) Brakeman
16 20 (1.03%) RuboCop
General
1 229 (11.82%) Finance
2 99 (5.11%) Retail
3 67 (3.46%) Public Sector
4 62 (3.20%) Banking
5 36 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 36 (1.86%) Marketing
6 18 (0.93%) Local Government
7 13 (0.67%) Law
7 13 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.52%) Games
9 6 (0.31%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.21%) Advertising
10 4 (0.21%) Electronics
11 3 (0.15%) Automotive
12 2 (0.10%) Legal
12 2 (0.10%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.052%) German Language
13 1 (0.052%) Military
13 1 (0.052%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.052%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 566 (29.21%) Developer
2 236 (12.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 225 (11.61%) Architect
4 198 (10.22%) Software Engineer
5 176 (9.08%) Senior Developer
6 141 (7.28%) Java Developer
7 129 (6.66%) AWS Engineer
8 122 (6.30%) Cloud Engineer
9 114 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 92 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 85 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
12 84 (4.33%) Consultant
13 78 (4.02%) .NET Developer
14 68 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 66 (3.41%) C# Developer
16 63 (3.25%) PHP Developer
17 56 (2.89%) Cloud Architect
18 55 (2.84%) Analyst
19 53 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
19 53 (2.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (15.02%) Web Services
2 275 (14.19%) .NET
3 246 (12.69%) Node.js
4 226 (11.66%) HTML
5 222 (11.46%) CSS
6 194 (10.01%) React
7 171 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 139 (7.17%) Spring
9 123 (6.35%) .NET Core
10 109 (5.62%) Vue.js
11 101 (5.21%) ASP.NET
11 101 (5.21%) RESTful
12 99 (5.11%) Spring Boot
13 77 (3.97%) Hibernate
14 76 (3.92%) REST
15 73 (3.77%) JSON
16 64 (3.30%) Laravel
17 62 (3.20%) HTML5
18 61 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 50 (2.58%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 154 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
2 122 (6.30%) Public Cloud
3 115 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (4.80%) Data Centre
5 88 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
6 76 (3.92%) Cloud Native
7 62 (3.20%) User Experience
8 61 (3.15%) Mobile App
9 46 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
10 39 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (2.01%) Management Information System
11 33 (1.70%) Private Cloud
12 31 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
14 16 (0.83%) BBC
15 14 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
16 13 (0.67%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.67%) Replication
17 12 (0.62%) Blog
18 10 (0.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 456 (23.53%) Linux
2 328 (16.92%) Windows
3 149 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 88 (4.54%) Unix
5 56 (2.89%) Android
6 44 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 42 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 38 (1.96%) CentOS
9 36 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.24%) Windows 7
12 22 (1.14%) Ubuntu
13 21 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 17 (0.88%) Debian
14 17 (0.88%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.52%) AIX
15 10 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
16 6 (0.31%) VME
17 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (41.64%) Agile Software Development
2 611 (31.53%) DevOps
3 349 (18.01%) Microservices
4 338 (17.44%) TDD
5 319 (16.46%) Software Engineering
6 238 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
7 204 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 196 (10.11%) Test Automation
9 182 (9.39%) Mentoring
10 176 (9.08%) Scrum
11 175 (9.03%) BDD
12 170 (8.77%) MVC
13 161 (8.31%) Coaching
14 152 (7.84%) Configuration Management
15 151 (7.79%) Open Source
16 119 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 115 (5.93%) E-Commerce
18 111 (5.73%) Migration
19 106 (5.47%) Infrastructure as Code
19 106 (5.47%) OO
Programming Languages
1 435 (22.45%) Python
2 421 (21.72%) Java
3 420 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 345 (17.80%) SQL
5 289 (14.91%) C#
6 177 (9.13%) PHP
7 175 (9.03%) Ruby
8 146 (7.53%) Bash Shell
9 112 (5.78%) PowerShell
10 89 (4.59%) Java 8
11 62 (3.20%) Go
12 53 (2.73%) C
12 53 (2.73%) Shell Script
13 51 (2.63%) Scala
14 45 (2.32%) TypeScript
15 41 (2.12%) C++
16 33 (1.70%) Perl
17 20 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 17 (0.88%) Kotlin
19 15 (0.77%) ES6
Qualifications
1 110 (5.68%) Degree
2 54 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (2.43%) AWS Certification
4 36 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 25 (1.29%) CCNA
6 25 (1.29%) CCNP
7 24 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 23 (1.19%) MCSA
9 20 (1.03%) MCSE
10 19 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (0.93%) MCP
12 15 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
14 12 (0.62%) CISSP
15 11 (0.57%) CISMP
16 10 (0.52%) CRISC
16 10 (0.52%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.52%) PMP
16 10 (0.52%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.97%) QA
2 44 (2.27%) SLA
3 26 (1.34%) GDPR
4 24 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.62%) PMO
6 10 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.26%) NIST
10 4 (0.21%) COBIT
11 3 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.15%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 443 (22.86%) Docker
2 188 (9.70%) Active Directory
3 103 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (4.64%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.75%) vSphere
6 29 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (1.50%) VMware NSX
6 29 (1.50%) XenApp
7 22 (1.14%) Varnish
8 15 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.52%) NFS
10 10 (0.52%) pfSense
11 9 (0.46%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.41%) HDFS
13 5 (0.26%) KVM
14 3 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 3 (0.15%) Firmware
14 3 (0.15%) vCloud
14 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 299 (15.43%) Kubernetes
2 295 (15.22%) Terraform
3 236 (12.18%) Ansible
4 190 (9.80%) Puppet
5 159 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (2.63%) SCCM
7 44 (2.27%) Prometheus
8 22 (1.14%) Kibana
8 22 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
8 22 (1.14%) Nagios
9 19 (0.98%) Grafana
9 19 (0.98%) Packer
9 19 (0.98%) Rancher
10 18 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
10 18 (0.93%) Graphite
11 15 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
11 15 (0.77%) SCOM
12 13 (0.67%) ZABBIX
13 11 (0.57%) SCOrch
13 11 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 390 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 212 (10.94%) VMware
3 194 (10.01%) Google
4 151 (7.79%) Cisco
5 88 (4.54%) Oracle
6 59 (3.04%) Sage
7 56 (2.89%) Citrix
8 44 (2.27%) HP
9 36 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 34 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (1.70%) Rackspace
12 32 (1.65%) Dell
12 32 (1.65%) NetApp
13 31 (1.60%) Veeam
14 28 (1.44%) ServiceNow
15 25 (1.29%) IBM
16 24 (1.24%) Meraki
17 23 (1.19%) SAP
18 22 (1.14%) Atlassian
19 21 (1.08%) Tableau