Period
to 26 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 14 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -10
Permanent jobs citing AWS 42 66 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.25% 12.18% 10.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.41% 49.25% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 42
Median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -18.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 85 134 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 26.81% 24.72% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 96
Median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £69,375
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Northern Ireland

AWS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for AWS in Northern Ireland

AWS
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 26 November 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Northern Ireland

AWS
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 26 November 2020. 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
County Antrim +2 32 £52,500 +28.05% 15
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for AWS.

1 21 (50.00%) Azure
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
3 17 (40.48%) AngularJS
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) C#
5 15 (35.71%) Python
6 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (33.33%) Scrum
6 14 (33.33%) Microservices
7 12 (28.57%) React
7 12 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle
7 12 (28.57%) Investment Management
8 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
8 11 (26.19%) DevOps
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
10 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 9 (21.43%) Docker
11 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
12 7 (16.67%) HTML
12 7 (16.67%) .NET
12 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (16.67%) Amazon S3
12 7 (16.67%) Route 53
12 7 (16.67%) Node.js
12 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 7 (16.67%) Kubernetes
13 6 (14.29%) User Stories

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Pulsar
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (50.00%) Azure
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 7 (16.67%) Route 53
3 5 (11.90%) GCP
3 5 (11.90%) SaaS
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (4.76%) PaaS
7 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.38%) Datadog
7 1 (2.38%) G Suite
7 1 (2.38%) GitHub
7 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) JMeter
2 6 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.52%) Mocha
3 4 (9.52%) NUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Spock
4 3 (7.14%) GitLab
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (7.14%) Travis CI
5 2 (4.76%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) AngularJS
2 12 (28.57%) React
3 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) Node.js
4 6 (14.29%) RESTful
5 5 (11.90%) CSS
6 4 (9.52%) Ionic Framework
7 3 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.76%) Kafka
8 2 (4.76%) LAMP
8 2 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (2.38%) OAuth2
9 1 (2.38%) Redux
9 1 (2.38%) Sass
9 1 (2.38%) Spring
9 1 (2.38%) TensorFlow
9 1 (2.38%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) CentOS
3 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Microservices
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
4 12 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 11 (26.19%) DevOps
5 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 6 (14.29%) User Stories
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.90%) Fintech
9 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (9.52%) BDD
10 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure as Code
10 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
10 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) Go
4 6 (14.29%) Ruby
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) TypeScript
6 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) AWS Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.52%) Terraform
3 3 (7.14%) Ansible
3 3 (7.14%) Prometheus
3 3 (7.14%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (4.76%) Grafana
4 2 (4.76%) Munin
4 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) Kibana
5 1 (2.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (2.38%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (2.38%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) UiPath