Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 28 24
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing AWS 57 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.00% 8.88% 10.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.00% 34.86% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 20
Northern Ireland median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +41.03% -8.24%
10th Percentile £29,200 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £63,875 £74,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% 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 150 109 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 26.32% 25.47% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 45
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,800 £26,250 £20,800
90th Percentile £60,750 £68,750 £68,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 57 £47,500 -13.64% 22
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
1 26 (45.61%) DevOps
2 25 (43.86%) Azure
3 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 20 (35.09%) C#
4 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
5 18 (31.58%) .NET
6 17 (29.82%) CSS
6 17 (29.82%) HTML
7 15 (26.32%) Oracle
7 15 (26.32%) MVC
8 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.81%) jQuery
9 13 (22.81%) Web Services
9 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
9 13 (22.81%) Linux
10 12 (21.05%) Python
10 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
11 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
11 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (19.30%) Public Sector
12 10 (17.54%) Scrum
12 10 (17.54%) SaaS
13 9 (15.79%) REST
13 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 9 (15.79%) Project Management
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco

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 (3.51%) Confluence
1 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Azure
2 10 (17.54%) SaaS
3 5 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Functions
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Office 365
4 2 (3.51%) Serverless
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.75%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.75%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.26%) SMPP
3 3 (5.26%) SMS
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.04%) Cosmos DB
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.53%) GIS
4 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) TeamCity
2 7 (12.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.51%) GitLab
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.75%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (19.30%) Public Sector
2 8 (14.04%) Local Government
3 7 (12.28%) Legal
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Change Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 18 (31.58%) .NET
3 17 (29.82%) CSS
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.81%) jQuery
4 13 (22.81%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (15.79%) REST
6 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (14.04%) Angular 2
8 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
8 7 (12.28%) RESTful
9 6 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 6 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.77%) .NET Core
11 4 (7.02%) Node.js
11 4 (7.02%) SOAP
12 3 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Cloud Native
1 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Smartcard
3 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) DevOps
2 15 (26.32%) MVC
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 9 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (15.79%) Project Management
8 8 (14.04%) Service Management
8 8 (14.04%) TDD
9 7 (12.28%) Analytics
9 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (12.28%) CQRS
9 7 (12.28%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Microservices
9 7 (12.28%) System Testing
9 7 (12.28%) UML
9 7 (12.28%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) C#
1 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.05%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) Go
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Java 8
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) R
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.02%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) Kibana
3 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
4 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.51%) Terraform
5 1 (1.75%) Consul
5 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.75%) Packer
5 1 (1.75%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
5 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) Oracle
3 9 (15.79%) Cisco
4 6 (10.53%) Dell
4 6 (10.53%) EMC
5 3 (5.26%) Symantec
5 3 (5.26%) VMware
6 2 (3.51%) CommVault
6 2 (3.51%) Veeam
7 1 (1.75%) arcserve
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) McAfee
7 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.75%) Telerik