Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 22 37
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +37
Permanent jobs citing AWS 70 120 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.26% 11.70% 7.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.28% 38.59% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 42 79
Somerset median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,750 £34,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £84,625 £67,500
South West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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 329 311 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 38.84% 30.31% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 286 158 243
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,029 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% +1.27% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,824 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,125 £65,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Somerset

AWS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for AWS in Somerset

AWS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 January 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 25 January 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 -3 38 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Street +9 22 £67,500 -18.18%
Taunton +10 8 £39,500 -16.84% 3
AWS
South West

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 36 (51.43%) DevOps
2 35 (50.00%) Docker
3 30 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 29 (41.43%) Azure
4 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (37.14%) GCP
6 25 (35.71%) Web Services
6 25 (35.71%) Linux
7 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
7 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
8 23 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (31.43%) Ansible
10 20 (28.57%) Google
11 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
12 18 (25.71%) Python
13 17 (24.29%) Java
13 17 (24.29%) Puppet
14 16 (22.86%) React
14 16 (22.86%) VMware
14 16 (22.86%) Terraform
15 15 (21.43%) Windows
15 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
15 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (20.00%) CentOS
16 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 14 (20.00%) Apache
16 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
16 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
17 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure as Code
17 13 (18.57%) Shell Script

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 14 (20.00%) Apache
1 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 29 (41.43%) Azure
2 26 (37.14%) GCP
3 10 (14.29%) SaaS
3 10 (14.29%) Serverless
4 6 (8.57%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (7.14%) PaaS
6 3 (4.29%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (4.29%) npm
7 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.43%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.43%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.43%) GitHub
7 1 (1.43%) IaaS
7 1 (1.43%) Office 365
7 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.29%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.86%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Ignite
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) GIS
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Riak
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.29%) Gradle
5 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.29%) webpack
6 2 (2.86%) FishEye
6 2 (2.86%) JIRA
6 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.43%) GitLab
7 1 (1.43%) Newman
7 1 (1.43%) Postman
7 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Electronics
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
2 3 (4.29%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Automotive
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Administrator
5 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce Administrator
8 4 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) Web Services
2 16 (22.86%) React
3 13 (18.57%) Node.js
4 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.86%) CSS
5 9 (12.86%) HTML
5 9 (12.86%) REST
6 6 (8.57%) .NET
6 6 (8.57%) Spring
7 4 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (5.71%) Redux
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Core
8 3 (4.29%) Express
8 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (4.29%) Vue.js
9 2 (2.86%) LESS
9 2 (2.86%) RESTful
9 2 (2.86%) Sass
9 2 (2.86%) SOAP
9 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) BBC
3 2 (2.86%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 14 (20.00%) CentOS
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.29%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) DevOps
2 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 23 (32.86%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
6 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure as Code
7 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
8 11 (15.71%) Release Management
8 11 (15.71%) Scrum
9 9 (12.86%) Fintech
10 8 (11.43%) TDD
11 7 (10.00%) Analytics
11 7 (10.00%) Data Science
11 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (8.57%) OO
12 6 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) Python
3 17 (24.29%) Java
4 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
5 11 (15.71%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.14%) Ruby
8 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) C#
8 4 (5.71%) Go
8 4 (5.71%) Kotlin
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) Groovy
10 1 (1.43%) Java 8
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.43%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (50.00%) Docker
2 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.71%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.29%) vSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 22 (31.43%) Ansible
3 17 (24.29%) Puppet
4 16 (22.86%) Terraform
5 3 (4.29%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.29%) Rancher
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.43%) Grafana
7 1 (1.43%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Google
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.29%) SAP
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix