Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +18
Permanent jobs citing AWS 61 48 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.23% 10.00% 14.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.21% 35.82% 67.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 28
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +28.21% -2.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £34,450
90th Percentile £63,875 £75,000 £57,500
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 132 134 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.31% 27.92% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 54
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,800 £26,550 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,625 £71,000 £62,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Northern Ireland

AWS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for AWS in Northern Ireland

AWS
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

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

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 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
County Antrim +5 61 £45,000 -10.00% 18
AWS
UK

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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for AWS.

1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 29 (47.54%) DevOps
3 27 (44.26%) Azure
4 24 (39.34%) Oracle
5 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
6 22 (36.07%) C#
6 22 (36.07%) HTML
6 22 (36.07%) CSS
6 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (34.43%) .NET
8 18 (29.51%) Web Services
9 17 (27.87%) MVC
9 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
10 16 (26.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (26.23%) jQuery
10 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (26.23%) Scrum
11 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (24.59%) TeamCity
12 14 (22.95%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (22.95%) RESTful
12 14 (22.95%) Unit Testing
12 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
12 14 (22.95%) System Testing
12 14 (22.95%) CQRS
12 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (22.95%) Entity Framework
12 14 (22.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (22.95%) Relational Database

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 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) Azure
2 9 (14.75%) SaaS
3 5 (8.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.92%) Office 365
5 2 (3.28%) Azure Functions
5 2 (3.28%) IaaS
5 2 (3.28%) Serverless
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.64%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.64%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.64%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.28%) SMPP
3 2 (3.28%) SMS
4 1 (1.64%) Skype
4 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
1 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.11%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.84%) GIS
4 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) TeamCity
2 14 (22.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.92%) GitLab
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.11%) Local Government
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
2 7 (11.48%) Public Sector
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) AWS Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) CSS
1 22 (36.07%) HTML
2 21 (34.43%) .NET
3 18 (29.51%) Web Services
4 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
5 16 (26.23%) jQuery
5 16 (26.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
7 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
7 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (22.95%) Entity Framework
7 14 (22.95%) RESTful
8 8 (13.11%) Angular 2
9 7 (11.48%) REST
10 6 (9.84%) Backbone.js
10 6 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (9.84%) Node.js
11 4 (6.56%) .NET Core
11 4 (6.56%) HTML5
12 3 (4.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Cloud Native
1 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (6.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.28%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) DevOps
2 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) MVC
4 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (26.23%) Scrum
5 14 (22.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (22.95%) CQRS
5 14 (22.95%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
5 14 (22.95%) System Testing
5 14 (22.95%) TDD
5 14 (22.95%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (13.11%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) Analytics
8 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.48%) UML
8 7 (11.48%) Use Case
9 6 (9.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 8 (13.11%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) Python
4 7 (11.48%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) Go
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) Java 8
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) R
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.28%) Kibana
3 2 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Consul
4 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Packer
4 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.64%) Proxmox
4 1 (1.64%) Salt
4 1 (1.64%) Terraform
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 24 (39.34%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) Dell
4 6 (9.84%) EMC
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.28%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) CommVault
7 2 (3.28%) Telerik
7 2 (3.28%) Veeam
8 1 (1.64%) arcserve
8 1 (1.64%) McAfee
8 1 (1.64%) SaltStack