Period
to 22 January 2022

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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 12 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +4
Permanent jobs citing AWS 86 49 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.08% 15.12% 9.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.36% 50.00% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 33
10th Percentile £35,875 £32,500 £29,500
25th Percentile £55,313 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +23.53% -15.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £58,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 203 98 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 26.16% 30.25% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 112 54 69
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,875 £26,150
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -21.05%
75th Percentile £70,625 £57,188 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 0 78 £75,000 +42.86% 29
County Londonderry -3 4 £70,000 +75.00% 1
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 53 (61.63%) Docker
2 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (58.14%) Kubernetes
4 47 (54.65%) DevOps
4 47 (54.65%) Azure
5 43 (50.00%) Linux
6 41 (47.67%) Social Skills
7 37 (43.02%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (36.05%) Ansible
8 31 (36.05%) Prototyping
8 31 (36.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (36.05%) Public Sector
9 30 (34.88%) Firewall
9 30 (34.88%) Rapid Prototyping
9 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 30 (34.88%) Security Cleared
9 30 (34.88%) Presales
9 30 (34.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 30 (34.88%) Bash
9 30 (34.88%) Build Automation
10 22 (25.58%) Java
10 22 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
11 21 (24.42%) Python
12 19 (22.09%) SaaS
12 19 (22.09%) CI/CD
13 18 (20.93%) Microservices
14 16 (18.60%) Machine Learning
15 15 (17.44%) SQL
15 15 (17.44%) QA
16 14 (16.28%) Computer Science

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 7 (8.14%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.81%) Confluence
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) SAS
4 2 (2.33%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (54.65%) Azure
2 19 (22.09%) SaaS
3 12 (13.95%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (10.47%) Amazon S3
5 8 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (9.30%) Serverless
6 6 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (6.98%) CloudFront
6 6 (6.98%) GitHub
6 6 (6.98%) PaaS
7 5 (5.81%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (4.65%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (3.49%) npm
10 2 (2.33%) GCP
10 2 (2.33%) OpenShift
11 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.16%) Datadog
11 1 (1.16%) Figma
11 1 (1.16%) Power Platform
11 1 (1.16%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.88%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) SSL
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) Big Data
2 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (6.98%) MySQL
4 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon Aurora
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.49%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.49%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.49%) HBase
6 3 (3.49%) Parquet
6 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (2.33%) DB2
7 2 (2.33%) Redis
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.16%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.81%) JIRA
3 4 (4.65%) GitLab
4 3 (3.49%) Babel
4 3 (3.49%) webpack
5 2 (2.33%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.33%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.33%) JUnit
5 2 (2.33%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.16%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 41 (47.67%) Social Skills
2 31 (36.05%) Public Sector
3 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Banking
5 4 (4.65%) Law
6 3 (3.49%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Finance
7 1 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (27.91%) Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Architect
3 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) Data Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
5 4 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Big Data Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Database Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (3.49%) PHP Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Python Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) React Developer
6 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
2 9 (10.47%) Kafka
3 8 (9.30%) Spring Boot
4 7 (8.14%) CSS
4 7 (8.14%) HTML
4 7 (8.14%) HTML5
5 6 (6.98%) React
5 6 (6.98%) Spring
6 5 (5.81%) CSS3
7 4 (4.65%) REST
8 3 (3.49%) Apache Avro
8 3 (3.49%) Django
8 3 (3.49%) Flask
8 3 (3.49%) Next.js
8 3 (3.49%) PySpark
8 3 (3.49%) RESTful
8 3 (3.49%) Swagger
9 2 (2.33%) J2EE
9 2 (2.33%) JPA
9 2 (2.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Tandem
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Native
2 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.65%) User Experience
3 3 (3.49%) Smart City
4 2 (2.33%) iPhone
4 2 (2.33%) Photography
4 2 (2.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Unix
3 5 (5.81%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.65%) DevOps
3 37 (43.02%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (36.05%) Prototyping
4 31 (36.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (34.88%) Build Automation
5 30 (34.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 30 (34.88%) Presales
5 30 (34.88%) Rapid Prototyping
6 22 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
7 19 (22.09%) CI/CD
8 18 (20.93%) Microservices
9 16 (18.60%) Machine Learning
10 14 (16.28%) Computer Science
10 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
11 13 (15.12%) Computer Vision
11 13 (15.12%) Deep Learning
12 11 (12.79%) Analytics
12 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure as Code
12 11 (12.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) Bash
2 22 (25.58%) Java
3 21 (24.42%) Python
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
5 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.63%) Go
7 5 (5.81%) ES6
7 5 (5.81%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.65%) C++
9 3 (3.49%) C
9 3 (3.49%) C#
9 3 (3.49%) Perl
9 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.33%) Java 8
10 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.16%) Ruby
11 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
1 30 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) Degree
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.65%) PhD
5 1 (1.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 53 (61.63%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (58.14%) Kubernetes
2 31 (36.05%) Ansible
3 5 (5.81%) Terraform
4 4 (4.65%) Grafana
4 4 (4.65%) Istio
4 4 (4.65%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.16%) CASB
5 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Google
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) LexisNexis
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.16%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.16%) New Relic
6 1 (1.16%) Pardot
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Splunk