Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 17 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 +4
Permanent jobs citing AWS 49 83 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 11.84% 10.79% 7.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.41% 32.81% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 72
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,400 £30,838
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £77,500
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 156 253 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 37.68% 32.90% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 143 210 214
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,100 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% -0.56%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Somerset

AWS
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Somerset.

Salary trend for AWS in Somerset

AWS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Somerset over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Somerset

AWS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 4 August 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
Bath +4 47 £52,500 - 13
Taunton +22 1 £52,500 +23.37% 1
Street +2 1 £85,000 +30.77%
AWS
South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for AWS.

1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 23 (46.94%) Python
4 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (40.82%) Docker
5 20 (40.82%) Kubernetes
6 19 (38.78%) React
6 19 (38.78%) Linux
7 17 (34.69%) Scrum
8 16 (32.65%) VMware
9 15 (30.61%) DevOps
9 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
10 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
10 13 (26.53%) Ansible
11 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
11 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
11 12 (24.49%) Node.js
11 12 (24.49%) Terraform
11 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (22.45%) JSON
12 11 (22.45%) Web Services
12 11 (22.45%) Serverless
12 11 (22.45%) Azure
12 11 (22.45%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) Fintech
13 10 (20.41%) C++
14 9 (18.37%) C#
14 9 (18.37%) Java
14 9 (18.37%) .NET
14 9 (18.37%) AWS Lambda

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (8.16%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Azure
1 11 (22.45%) Serverless
2 9 (18.37%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (18.37%) SaaS
3 6 (12.24%) GCP
4 5 (10.20%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (10.20%) GitHub
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon Cognito
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.08%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.04%) AWS IoT
7 1 (2.04%) BrowserStack
7 1 (2.04%) Heroku
7 1 (2.04%) npm
7 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 3 (6.12%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (6.12%) Neo4j
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.12%) GitLab
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) webpack
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.04%) Gradle
6 1 (2.04%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
6 1 (2.04%) Newman
6 1 (2.04%) Postman
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Backend Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Backend Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) React
2 12 (24.49%) Node.js
3 11 (22.45%) JSON
3 11 (22.45%) Web Services
4 9 (18.37%) .NET
5 8 (16.33%) RESTful
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Core
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (8.16%) GraphQL
6 4 (8.16%) REST
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) Django
7 3 (6.12%) Express
7 3 (6.12%) Flask
7 3 (6.12%) HTML
7 3 (6.12%) React Native
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.08%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.12%) Blog
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (14.29%) Debian
4 4 (8.16%) Windows
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (34.69%) Scrum
4 15 (30.61%) DevOps
5 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
6 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
7 11 (22.45%) Open Source
8 10 (20.41%) Fintech
9 9 (18.37%) Microservices
10 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (10.20%) Project Management
11 5 (10.20%) TDD
12 4 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (8.16%) B2B
12 4 (8.16%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure as Code
12 4 (8.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) Python
3 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.41%) C++
5 9 (18.37%) C#
5 9 (18.37%) Java
5 9 (18.37%) TypeScript
6 8 (16.33%) C
7 4 (8.16%) Groovy
7 4 (8.16%) Kotlin
8 2 (4.08%) Java 8
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Go
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (4.08%) CCSP
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) SSCP
3 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Docker
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) Xen
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) Ceph
6 2 (4.08%) LXC
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.04%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Kubernetes
2 13 (26.53%) Ansible
3 12 (24.49%) Terraform
4 4 (8.16%) Rancher
5 3 (6.12%) Proxmox
6 2 (4.08%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 4 (8.16%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase