Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 23 27
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 69 62 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.00% 9.73% 7.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.99% 32.46% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 22
Median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +19.05% -11.58%
10th Percentile £34,625 £30,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £71,000 £74,750
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 103 191 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 25.37% 29.98% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 101 74
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £60,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 5 July 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 5 July 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 +14 67 £46,250 -7.50% 6
County Londonderry - 2 - - 1
AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 53 (76.81%) Azure
2 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (44.93%) C#
4 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
5 27 (39.13%) Scrum
6 26 (37.68%) .NET
6 26 (37.68%) Oracle
6 26 (37.68%) Software Engineering
7 24 (34.78%) AngularJS
8 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 21 (30.43%) Java
9 21 (30.43%) DevOps
10 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (27.54%) HTML
11 19 (27.54%) Python
12 17 (24.64%) TDD
13 15 (21.74%) CSS
14 14 (20.29%) RESTful
14 14 (20.29%) Degree
14 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
15 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
15 13 (18.84%) Microservices
16 12 (17.39%) React
16 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
16 12 (17.39%) Linux
17 11 (15.94%) .NET Framework
17 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
17 11 (15.94%) GCP
17 11 (15.94%) Node.js
17 11 (15.94%) Fintech

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 6 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 53 (76.81%) Azure
2 11 (15.94%) GCP
3 10 (14.49%) SaaS
4 4 (5.80%) Azure Stack
4 4 (5.80%) Logic Apps
4 4 (5.80%) PaaS
5 3 (4.35%) G Suite
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) WAN
2 3 (4.35%) SSL
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 6 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.35%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JMeter
1 7 (10.14%) Selenium
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) Mocha
4 3 (4.35%) NUnit
4 3 (4.35%) Spock
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) GitLab
General
1 6 (8.70%) Legal
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.90%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Software Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Python Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Python Developer - Fintech
8 5 (7.25%) Azure Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Angular Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.68%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 19 (27.54%) HTML
4 15 (21.74%) CSS
5 14 (20.29%) RESTful
6 12 (17.39%) React
7 11 (15.94%) .NET Framework
7 11 (15.94%) Node.js
8 8 (11.59%) COM
8 8 (11.59%) Entity Framework
9 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.14%) Django
10 6 (8.70%) Flask
10 6 (8.70%) jQuery
10 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.25%) Spring
12 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (5.80%) Spring Boot
12 4 (5.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) User Experience
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.90%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.90%) iPhone
6 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.90%) Robotics
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) Scrum
3 26 (37.68%) Software Engineering
4 21 (30.43%) DevOps
5 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (24.64%) TDD
7 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
8 13 (18.84%) Microservices
9 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
10 11 (15.94%) Fintech
10 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
11 10 (14.49%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (14.49%) Investment Management
11 10 (14.49%) Line Management
12 9 (13.04%) Kanban
12 9 (13.04%) User Stories
13 8 (11.59%) Open Source
14 7 (10.14%) BDD
14 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
14 7 (10.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) C#
2 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.43%) Java
4 19 (27.54%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) SQL
6 4 (5.80%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.35%) Google Apps Script
7 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.35%) VBA
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Go
9 1 (1.45%) Java 8
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Docker
2 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.70%) KVM
2 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.35%) Kibana
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (37.68%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Databricks
4 5 (7.25%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) Automation Anywhere
5 3 (4.35%) Blue Prism
5 3 (4.35%) UiPath
6 1 (1.45%) Telerik