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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 18 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +15
Permanent jobs citing AWS 138 77 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.73% 13.68% 17.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.16% 52.38% 66.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 28
10th Percentile - £31,875 £34,625
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £75,000 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year -30.00% +62.16% -7.50%
75th Percentile £58,750 £81,563 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,950 £87,500 £71,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

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 404 147 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.12% 26.11% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 172 101 40
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £34,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £77,500 £58,125
90th Percentile £63,625 £82,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,842 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.73% +0.59% +4.55%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +4 131 £52,500 -30.00% 18
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 110 (79.71%) Kubernetes
2 101 (73.19%) Agile
3 93 (67.39%) Software Engineering
4 73 (52.90%) Docker
5 71 (51.45%) Problem-Solving
6 64 (46.38%) Linux
7 62 (44.93%) .NET
7 62 (44.93%) Finance
8 60 (43.48%) Microservices
8 60 (43.48%) .NET Core
9 58 (42.03%) GCP
10 57 (41.30%) DevOps
11 54 (39.13%) Python
12 53 (38.41%) Social Skills
13 52 (37.68%) Azure
14 50 (36.23%) Degree
14 50 (36.23%) Computer Science
15 47 (34.06%) Java
16 45 (32.61%) Spring Boot
17 43 (31.16%) C#
18 42 (30.43%) Kafka
19 41 (29.71%) Computer Science Degree
20 39 (28.26%) Cloud Native
20 39 (28.26%) Bash
20 39 (28.26%) Risk Management
21 38 (27.54%) Derivative
21 38 (27.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
21 38 (27.54%) Low Latency
21 38 (27.54%) Critical Thinking
22 31 (22.46%) Ansible

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 4 (2.90%) Confluence
2 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 58 (42.03%) GCP
2 52 (37.68%) Azure
3 26 (18.84%) GitHub
4 13 (9.42%) Figma
5 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.45%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.45%) Serverless
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.72%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Functions
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.72%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.72%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.29%) Firewall
2 9 (6.52%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.17%) Big Data
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.45%) DynamoDB
3 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.72%) Delta Lake
4 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
4 1 (0.72%) OLTP
4 1 (0.72%) Parquet
4 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.72%) Power BI
4 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Maven
2 12 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.90%) GitLab
3 4 (2.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.72%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (44.93%) Finance
2 53 (38.41%) Social Skills
3 29 (21.01%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.52%) Electronics
5 7 (5.07%) Law
6 4 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 47 (34.06%) Graduate
2 31 (22.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (21.01%) Developer
3 29 (21.01%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) C# Developer
5 19 (13.77%) Software Engineering Graduate
5 19 (13.77%) Software Testing Engineer
5 19 (13.77%) Testing Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (3.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.17%) Architect
8 3 (2.17%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (2.17%) DBA
8 3 (2.17%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.17%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (2.17%) Security Architect
9 2 (1.45%) Security Engineer
9 2 (1.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (0.72%) Senior DBA
10 1 (0.72%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (44.93%) .NET
2 60 (43.48%) .NET Core
3 45 (32.61%) Spring Boot
4 42 (30.43%) Kafka
5 26 (18.84%) Spring
6 20 (14.49%) AngularJS
6 20 (14.49%) React
7 13 (9.42%) Node.js
8 5 (3.62%) HTML
9 2 (1.45%) Pandas
10 1 (0.72%) AWS Amplify
10 1 (0.72%) CSS
10 1 (0.72%) NumPy
10 1 (0.72%) PyTorch
10 1 (0.72%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.72%) SciPy
10 1 (0.72%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.26%) Cloud Native
2 38 (27.54%) Derivative
3 13 (9.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.42%) User Experience
4 9 (6.52%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (2.90%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.72%) IoT
7 1 (0.72%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.38%) Linux
2 22 (15.94%) Unix
3 9 (6.52%) Android
3 9 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (73.19%) Agile
2 93 (67.39%) Software Engineering
3 71 (51.45%) Problem-Solving
4 60 (43.48%) Microservices
5 57 (41.30%) DevOps
6 50 (36.23%) Computer Science
7 39 (28.26%) Risk Management
8 38 (27.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 38 (27.54%) Critical Thinking
8 38 (27.54%) Low Latency
9 29 (21.01%) Build Automation
10 28 (20.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 28 (20.29%) Presales
10 28 (20.29%) Prototyping
10 28 (20.29%) Rapid Prototyping
10 28 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (18.84%) Infrastructure as Code
12 23 (16.67%) Fintech
13 22 (15.94%) Mentoring
14 20 (14.49%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) Python
2 47 (34.06%) Java
3 43 (31.16%) C#
4 39 (28.26%) Bash
5 30 (21.74%) SQL
6 22 (15.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (15.94%) T-SQL
7 14 (10.14%) TypeScript
8 9 (6.52%) Kotlin
8 9 (6.52%) Perl
9 8 (5.80%) C++
10 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.45%) Rust
11 1 (0.72%) Go
11 1 (0.72%) R
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Scala
11 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (36.23%) Degree
2 41 (29.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (21.01%) SC Cleared
3 29 (21.01%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) CGEIT
4 3 (2.17%) CISSP
4 3 (2.17%) CRISC
4 3 (2.17%) SSCP
5 2 (1.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.45%) CCSK
5 2 (1.45%) CCSP
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
2 2 (1.45%) NCSC
System Software
1 73 (52.90%) Docker
2 9 (6.52%) Firmware
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 110 (79.71%) Kubernetes
2 31 (22.46%) Ansible
3 7 (5.07%) Terraform
4 3 (2.17%) CASB
4 3 (2.17%) Grafana
4 3 (2.17%) Istio
4 3 (2.17%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 13 (9.42%) Micro Focus
2 9 (6.52%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.17%) Google
4 3 (2.17%) LexisNexis
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle
5 2 (1.45%) Databricks
6 1 (0.72%) Coverity
6 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.72%) Splunk
6 1 (0.72%) VMware