Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 27 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +23
Permanent jobs citing AWS 62 69 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 11.01% 9.83% 13.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.36% 33.01% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 52 31
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +28.21% -17.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £55,000
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 110 209 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 19.54% 29.77% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 63 120 78
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £48,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.10% +20.63% +21.21%
10th Percentile £25,850 £33,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,625 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 60 £43,750 -12.50% 29
County Londonderry +3 1 £42,500 -
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (61.29%) Azure
2 32 (51.61%) DevOps
3 29 (46.77%) HTML
3 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.16%) .NET
4 28 (45.16%) CSS
5 27 (43.55%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (41.94%) Oracle
7 25 (40.32%) C#
8 22 (35.48%) TDD
9 20 (32.26%) .NET Framework
9 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
9 20 (32.26%) Scrum
9 20 (32.26%) Entity Framework
10 18 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (29.03%) MVC
11 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (27.42%) Web Services
11 17 (27.42%) RESTful
12 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (25.81%) CQRS
12 16 (25.81%) Domain-Driven Design
12 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
12 16 (25.81%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
12 16 (25.81%) RDBMS

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 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (61.29%) Azure
2 10 (16.13%) SaaS
3 6 (9.68%) PaaS
4 3 (4.84%) GCP
5 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.23%) Office 365
5 2 (3.23%) Serverless
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.61%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (1.61%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Skype
2 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) RDBMS
1 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Octopus Deploy
1 16 (25.81%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.45%) GitLab
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Business Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) E-Business Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Python Developer - Fintech
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 28 (45.16%) .NET
2 28 (45.16%) CSS
3 20 (32.26%) .NET Framework
3 20 (32.26%) Entity Framework
4 18 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (27.42%) RESTful
5 17 (27.42%) Web Services
6 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
6 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
6 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (25.81%) jQuery
7 13 (20.97%) Node.js
8 6 (9.68%) React
9 5 (8.06%) Spring
10 4 (6.45%) .NET Core
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.45%) HTML5
10 4 (6.45%) JSF
10 4 (6.45%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.06%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.06%) Public Cloud
2 5 (8.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) DevOps
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (35.48%) TDD
5 20 (32.26%) Scrum
5 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
6 18 (29.03%) MVC
7 16 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (25.81%) CQRS
7 16 (25.81%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (25.81%) Integration Testing
7 16 (25.81%) System Testing
8 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 10 (16.13%) Microservices
10 7 (11.29%) Analytics
11 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
11 6 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.32%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) Python
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) TypeScript
5 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Java 8
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) KVM
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.61%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Telerik
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) arcserve
5 1 (1.61%) CommVault
5 1 (1.61%) Veeam