Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 16 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing AWS 46 56 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.65% 10.11% 9.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.46% 37.84% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 28
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +6.41%
10th Percentile £34,563 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £73,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 93 148 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.60% 26.71% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 65
Median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +8.43% +6.41%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £61,250 £68,750
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 44 £45,000 - 12
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 40 (86.96%) Azure
2 30 (65.22%) C#
3 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 27 (58.70%) Scrum
6 24 (52.17%) Oracle
7 22 (47.83%) Java
8 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
9 18 (39.13%) Investment Management
9 18 (39.13%) .NET
10 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
11 15 (32.61%) Python
12 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
12 13 (28.26%) RESTful
12 13 (28.26%) React
13 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
13 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
14 11 (23.91%) JMeter
14 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
14 11 (23.91%) User Stories
14 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
14 11 (23.91%) Selenium
15 10 (21.74%) Line Management
15 10 (21.74%) HTML
16 9 (19.57%) GCP
17 8 (17.39%) COM
17 8 (17.39%) Fintech
18 7 (15.22%) Greenfield Project
18 7 (15.22%) Microservices
18 7 (15.22%) DevOps

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 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 40 (86.96%) Azure
2 9 (19.57%) GCP
3 4 (8.70%) Azure Stack
3 4 (8.70%) Logic Apps
4 3 (6.52%) G Suite
5 1 (2.17%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) JMeter
1 11 (23.91%) Selenium
2 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.87%) Mocha
2 5 (10.87%) NUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Spock
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.35%) Law
1 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Test Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Azure Developer
4 5 (10.87%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) AngularJS
2 18 (39.13%) .NET
3 13 (28.26%) React
3 13 (28.26%) RESTful
4 10 (21.74%) HTML
5 8 (17.39%) COM
6 6 (13.04%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) Angular 2
7 4 (8.70%) Django
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (6.52%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (6.52%) Node.js
8 3 (6.52%) TensorFlow
8 3 (6.52%) Vue.js
9 2 (4.35%) Flask
10 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.17%) Sass
10 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.35%) Robotics
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) Scrum
3 18 (39.13%) Investment Management
4 17 (36.96%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
6 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
7 11 (23.91%) User Stories
8 10 (21.74%) Line Management
9 8 (17.39%) Fintech
10 7 (15.22%) DevOps
10 7 (15.22%) Microservices
11 6 (13.04%) API Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Architectural Design
11 6 (13.04%) Performance Testing
12 5 (10.87%) BDD
12 5 (10.87%) Kanban
12 5 (10.87%) TDD
12 5 (10.87%) Technical Leadership
12 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) Python
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) Go
6 3 (6.52%) Google Apps Script
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) KVM
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Kibana
1 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) Databricks
4 5 (10.87%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Automation Anywhere
5 3 (6.52%) Blue Prism
5 3 (6.52%) UiPath