Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 37 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 +67 +34
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 841 697 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.17% 6.87% 3.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.34% 39.81% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 732 572 332
South West median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon 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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,085 1,751 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.26% 17.26% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,751 1,475 1,043
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +8.42%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the South West over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Bristol +19 335 £52,500 - 99
Gloucestershire 0 143 £55,000 +22.22% 23
Wiltshire +2 132 £55,000 +4.76% 15
Dorset +23 103 £41,750 +4.38% 13
Somerset +6 54 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Devon +9 45 £40,000 - 18
Cornwall -4 4 £36,000 -40.00% 1
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 South West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 431 (51.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 344 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (34.36%) Linux
4 246 (29.25%) Java
5 216 (25.68%) DevOps
6 209 (24.85%) Python
7 185 (22.00%) JavaScript
8 175 (20.81%) Windows
9 171 (20.33%) Microsoft
10 170 (20.21%) SQL
11 163 (19.38%) Web Services
12 153 (18.19%) Docker
13 152 (18.07%) C#
14 143 (17.00%) SQL Server
14 143 (17.00%) Software Engineering
15 137 (16.29%) TDD
16 127 (15.10%) HTML
17 124 (14.74%) Finance
18 120 (14.27%) Problem-Solving
19 119 (14.15%) AngularJS
20 113 (13.44%) Git (software)
20 113 (13.44%) Google Cloud Platform
20 113 (13.44%) MVC
20 113 (13.44%) Google
20 113 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
21 112 (13.32%) MySQL
21 112 (13.32%) Jenkins
22 110 (13.08%) Security Cleared
23 108 (12.84%) VMware
23 108 (12.84%) Puppet

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 50 (5.95%) Apache
2 34 (4.04%) Apache Spark
3 33 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 29 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 27 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (2.97%) IIS
7 20 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 14 (1.66%) Confluence
9 12 (1.43%) CMS
10 11 (1.31%) JBoss
10 11 (1.31%) Mule
10 11 (1.31%) Mule ESB
10 11 (1.31%) WordPress
11 9 (1.07%) eZ Publish
11 9 (1.07%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.95%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.95%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.59%) nginx
14 3 (0.36%) Mattermost
Applications
1 36 (4.28%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.19%) Chatbot
4 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
6 1 (0.12%) Simulink
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.24%) Magento
2 2 (0.24%) Shopify
3 1 (0.12%) Exstream
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 431 (51.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (13.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 92 (10.94%) SaaS
4 71 (8.44%) Amazon EC2
5 58 (6.90%) Amazon S3
6 56 (6.66%) Serverless
7 55 (6.54%) Office 365
8 54 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
9 42 (4.99%) PaaS
10 37 (4.40%) IaaS
11 32 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (2.73%) Amazon Kinesis
14 21 (2.50%) GitHub
15 15 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 11 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (1.31%) Azure Functions
18 10 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
19 6 (0.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.44%) Firewall
2 40 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 36 (4.28%) Software-Defined Networking
4 31 (3.69%) TCP/IP
5 30 (3.57%) Network Security
6 27 (3.21%) Internet
7 26 (3.09%) Unified Communications
8 24 (2.85%) LAN
9 22 (2.62%) WAN
10 20 (2.38%) DNS
11 17 (2.02%) VPN
12 11 (1.31%) HTTP
13 10 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
13 10 (1.19%) SSL
13 10 (1.19%) Wireless
14 9 (1.07%) DHCP
15 8 (0.95%) Skype
16 7 (0.83%) SNMP
17 6 (0.71%) SMS
17 6 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 112 (13.32%) MySQL
3 85 (10.11%) MongoDB
4 75 (8.92%) NoSQL
5 73 (8.68%) Big Data
6 72 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 49 (5.83%) Hadoop
9 45 (5.35%) Amazon RDS
10 44 (5.23%) Relational Database
11 39 (4.64%) Amazon Redshift
12 32 (3.80%) RDBMS
13 29 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (2.14%) CouchDB
16 17 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (1.90%) MariaDB
17 16 (1.90%) Neo4j
18 15 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
19 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 113 (13.44%) Git (software)
2 112 (13.32%) Jenkins
3 66 (7.85%) JIRA
4 49 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 48 (5.71%) Maven
6 22 (2.62%) Selenium
7 20 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 20 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 19 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 17 (2.02%) GitLab
10 16 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
12 14 (1.66%) JUnit
12 14 (1.66%) Subversion
13 13 (1.55%) IntelliJ
14 12 (1.43%) Liquibase
15 11 (1.31%) Bitbucket
15 11 (1.31%) SoapUI
15 11 (1.31%) Vagrant
16 7 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (14.74%) Finance
2 67 (7.97%) Retail
3 62 (7.37%) Marketing
4 49 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 41 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 37 (4.40%) Electronics
7 10 (1.19%) Billing
7 10 (1.19%) Games
8 8 (0.95%) Banking
8 8 (0.95%) Law
9 7 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.48%) Advertising
10 4 (0.48%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Automotive
11 3 (0.36%) Back Office
11 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Avionics
12 1 (0.12%) Georgian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (26.40%) Developer
2 155 (18.43%) Architect
3 86 (10.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 73 (8.68%) Solutions Architect
5 68 (8.09%) Software Engineer
6 58 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 56 (6.66%) Software Developer
8 55 (6.54%) .NET Developer
8 55 (6.54%) Cloud Architect
9 52 (6.18%) Senior Developer
10 50 (5.95%) Administrator
11 42 (4.99%) Cloud Engineer
12 40 (4.76%) Analyst
12 40 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
13 35 (4.16%) AWS Engineer
14 32 (3.80%) AWS Architect
15 31 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
16 29 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
17 28 (3.33%) Lead Developer
18 27 (3.21%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (19.38%) Web Services
2 127 (15.10%) HTML
3 119 (14.15%) AngularJS
4 105 (12.49%) CSS
5 97 (11.53%) .NET
6 79 (9.39%) Node.js
7 65 (7.73%) REST
8 64 (7.61%) Spring
9 61 (7.25%) JSON
10 60 (7.13%) XML
11 56 (6.66%) ASP.NET
11 56 (6.66%) RESTful
12 55 (6.54%) jQuery
13 44 (5.23%) React
14 39 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (4.52%) Hibernate
16 37 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (4.40%) LAMP
17 36 (4.28%) .NET Framework
17 36 (4.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.25%) Public Cloud
2 55 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.54%) Hybrid Cloud
2 55 (6.54%) User Experience
3 42 (4.99%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 31 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (2.97%) Blackberry
7 21 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.02%) Fintech
9 15 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.55%) Clustering
10 13 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.83%) Cybercrime
13 7 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
13 7 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 289 (34.36%) Linux
2 175 (20.81%) Windows
3 72 (8.56%) Windows Server
4 54 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (4.04%) Windows 10
7 29 (3.45%) CentOS
7 29 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 28 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 22 (2.62%) Unix
10 8 (0.95%) Debian
10 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.36%) Fedora
13 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.12%) Android
14 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (25.68%) DevOps
3 143 (17.00%) Software Engineering
4 137 (16.29%) TDD
5 120 (14.27%) Problem-Solving
6 113 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (13.44%) MVC
7 104 (12.37%) Microservices
8 92 (10.94%) Scrum
9 84 (9.99%) Machine Learning
10 81 (9.63%) ITIL
11 76 (9.04%) Artificial Intelligence
11 76 (9.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 76 (9.04%) E-Commerce
12 73 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (8.32%) BDD
14 64 (7.61%) Configuration Management
15 59 (7.02%) Test Automation
16 57 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 53 (6.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 246 (29.25%) Java
2 209 (24.85%) Python
3 185 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 170 (20.21%) SQL
5 152 (18.07%) C#
6 105 (12.49%) PowerShell
7 77 (9.16%) PHP
8 63 (7.49%) Bash Shell
9 57 (6.78%) Ruby
10 52 (6.18%) C++
11 38 (4.52%) C
12 30 (3.57%) T-SQL
13 28 (3.33%) Go
14 24 (2.85%) TypeScript
15 20 (2.38%) Perl
16 17 (2.02%) Scala
17 13 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.55%) R
18 11 (1.31%) Java 8
19 4 (0.48%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 110 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.32%) Degree
3 59 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 41 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 35 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (4.04%) AWS Certification
7 29 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (3.21%) MCSA
8 27 (3.21%) MCSE
8 27 (3.21%) TOGAF Certification
9 16 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.07%) CCNA
11 8 (0.95%) ISEB
11 8 (0.95%) MCITP
11 8 (0.95%) RHCE
12 7 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.59%) MCT
13 5 (0.59%) PhD
14 4 (0.48%) CISSP
14 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.71%) QA
2 19 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.78%) SLA
4 7 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.71%) PMO
6 4 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.48%) GDPR
6 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 153 (18.19%) Docker
2 87 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (9.75%) Active Directory
4 36 (4.28%) Virtual Desktop
5 29 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.07%) VMware Server
7 7 (0.83%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.83%) vSphere
8 6 (0.71%) Xen
9 5 (0.59%) NFS
9 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.59%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.48%) KVM
11 3 (0.36%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.24%) XenApp
12 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.12%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 108 (12.84%) Puppet
2 81 (9.63%) Ansible
3 70 (8.32%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (7.97%) Kubernetes
5 51 (6.06%) SCCM
6 38 (4.52%) Terraform
7 36 (4.28%) SCOM
8 25 (2.97%) vRealize
9 14 (1.66%) ZABBIX
10 13 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
11 11 (1.31%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.83%) Nagios
13 6 (0.71%) Salt
13 6 (0.71%) vCenter Server
14 4 (0.48%) Graphite
14 4 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
15 3 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
15 3 (0.36%) Grafana
15 3 (0.36%) Kibana
15 3 (0.36%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 171 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 113 (13.44%) Google
3 108 (12.84%) VMware
4 65 (7.73%) Cisco
5 53 (6.30%) Red Hat
6 35 (4.16%) Atlassian
6 35 (4.16%) Oracle
7 33 (3.92%) SAP
8 16 (1.90%) Apple
9 15 (1.78%) Remedy
10 13 (1.55%) Juniper
11 12 (1.43%) Citrix
11 12 (1.43%) McAfee
12 11 (1.31%) Splunk
12 11 (1.31%) Tableau
13 8 (0.95%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.83%) Meraki
14 7 (0.83%) Talend
15 6 (0.71%) SolarWinds
15 6 (0.71%) Teradata