Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 102 141
Rank change year-on-year +62 +39 +111
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 699 334 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.84% 3.10% 2.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.88% 28.26% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 579 324 239
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1710 1182 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.74% 10.98% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 993 709
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017. 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 +28 258 £52,000 -5.45% 10
Gloucestershire +57 174 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Wiltshire +53 96 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Somerset +22 94 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Devon +17 47 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Dorset +23 22 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Cornwall - 7 £58,750 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 372 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (46.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 241 (34.48%) Linux
4 229 (32.76%) Java
5 211 (30.19%) Web Services
6 199 (28.47%) TDD
7 189 (27.04%) Finance
8 179 (25.61%) Scrum
8 179 (25.61%) Git (software)
9 168 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
10 153 (21.89%) C#
11 152 (21.75%) SQL
11 152 (21.75%) MVC
12 150 (21.46%) Marketing
13 149 (21.32%) Microsoft
13 149 (21.32%) BDD
14 144 (20.60%) DevOps
15 143 (20.46%) MongoDB
16 141 (20.17%) JavaScript
17 140 (20.03%) Electronics
18 138 (19.74%) .NET
19 136 (19.46%) REST
20 135 (19.31%) SAP
20 135 (19.31%) Telecoms
21 133 (19.03%) Manufacturing
21 133 (19.03%) Digital Marketing
22 132 (18.88%) Programme Management
22 132 (18.88%) Windows
23 131 (18.74%) JSON
24 129 (18.45%) SQL Server

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 99 (14.16%) Tomcat
2 75 (10.73%) Mule
2 75 (10.73%) Mule ESB
3 72 (10.30%) JBoss
4 39 (5.58%) Apache
5 36 (5.15%) OpenStack
6 30 (4.29%) WebSphere
7 26 (3.72%) WebLogic
8 24 (3.43%) Confluence
9 17 (2.43%) Apache Solr
10 16 (2.29%) IIS
10 16 (2.29%) MS Exchange
11 15 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (2.00%) Anypoint
13 13 (1.86%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.57%) GlassFish
15 9 (1.29%) Apache Spark
16 7 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
17 6 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.72%) InVision
3 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Magento
1 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 322 (46.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (14.88%) SaaS
3 95 (13.59%) Amazon EC2
4 61 (8.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (6.72%) Office 365
6 45 (6.44%) IaaS
7 42 (6.01%) PaaS
8 29 (4.15%) Amazon S3
9 20 (2.86%) GitHub
10 17 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 16 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (2.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 16 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.00%) OpenShift
13 7 (1.00%) Route 53
14 6 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.16%) Firewall
2 38 (5.44%) DNS
3 37 (5.29%) SSL
4 35 (5.01%) TCP/IP
5 29 (4.15%) DHCP
6 28 (4.01%) VPN
7 23 (3.29%) LAN
7 23 (3.29%) WAN
8 19 (2.72%) Network Security
9 17 (2.43%) HTTP
10 12 (1.72%) Internet
11 11 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.43%) SAN
13 9 (1.29%) BGP
13 9 (1.29%) OSPF
14 8 (1.14%) IGMP
14 8 (1.14%) Multicast
14 8 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
14 8 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (20.46%) MongoDB
2 129 (18.45%) SQL Server
3 124 (17.74%) NoSQL
4 98 (14.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 80 (11.44%) MySQL
6 37 (5.29%) Big Data
7 35 (5.01%) Relational Database
8 29 (4.15%) Hadoop
9 27 (3.86%) Amazon RDS
10 25 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.58%) Redis
14 16 (2.29%) CouchDB
15 14 (2.00%) MariaDB
16 13 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 179 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 120 (17.17%) JIRA
3 102 (14.59%) JUnit
4 81 (11.59%) IntelliJ
5 77 (11.02%) Jenkins
6 72 (10.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (4.43%) Cucumber
8 30 (4.29%) Selenium
9 28 (4.01%) Maven
10 26 (3.72%) Eclipse
11 23 (3.29%) TeamCity
12 22 (3.15%) Mercurial
13 18 (2.58%) Bitbucket
14 17 (2.43%) MSBuild
14 17 (2.43%) Subversion
15 16 (2.29%) Jasmine
16 13 (1.86%) NUnit
16 13 (1.86%) Protractor
16 13 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 189 (27.04%) Finance
2 150 (21.46%) Marketing
3 140 (20.03%) Electronics
4 135 (19.31%) Telecoms
5 133 (19.03%) Manufacturing
6 77 (11.02%) Retail
7 29 (4.15%) Banking
8 15 (2.15%) Advertising
9 6 (0.86%) Legal
10 4 (0.57%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 290 (41.49%) Developer
2 123 (17.60%) Java Developer
3 83 (11.87%) Architect
4 78 (11.16%) Senior Developer
5 59 (8.44%) .NET Developer
6 51 (7.30%) C# Developer
7 48 (6.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 46 (6.58%) Cloud Architect
9 43 (6.15%) Software Developer
10 41 (5.87%) C# .NET Developer
11 38 (5.44%) Software Engineer
12 37 (5.29%) AWS Architect
13 36 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
15 31 (4.43%) Azure Architect
16 29 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
16 29 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 27 (3.86%) Analyst
18 26 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
19 22 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (30.19%) Web Services
2 138 (19.74%) .NET
3 136 (19.46%) REST
4 131 (18.74%) JSON
5 119 (17.02%) HTML
5 119 (17.02%) XML
6 114 (16.31%) Spring
7 107 (15.31%) Hibernate
8 105 (15.02%) SOAP
9 97 (13.88%) CSS
10 88 (12.59%) AngularJS
11 82 (11.73%) Spring MVC
12 81 (11.59%) JPA
13 79 (11.30%) Spring Integration
14 75 (10.73%) ASP.NET
15 66 (9.44%) Apache Camel
16 62 (8.87%) HTML5
17 47 (6.72%) RESTful
18 46 (6.58%) React
19 29 (4.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.01%) Public Cloud
2 41 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
3 40 (5.72%) User Experience
4 38 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.29%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.29%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.72%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.43%) Fintech
10 8 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.00%) Replication
12 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
12 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.86%) Social Media
12 6 (0.86%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 241 (34.48%) Linux
2 132 (18.88%) Windows
3 80 (11.44%) Windows Server
4 41 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (5.29%) Android
6 36 (5.15%) Apple iOS
7 23 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.72%) CentOS
10 11 (1.57%) Unix
11 10 (1.43%) Debian
11 10 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (1.14%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.14%) VMS
13 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.57%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.29%) SUSE
17 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (28.47%) TDD
3 179 (25.61%) Scrum
4 168 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
5 152 (21.75%) MVC
6 149 (21.32%) BDD
7 144 (20.60%) DevOps
8 133 (19.03%) Digital Marketing
9 132 (18.88%) Programme Management
10 103 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
11 102 (14.59%) Kanban
12 97 (13.88%) Software Engineering
13 90 (12.88%) Integration Testing
14 72 (10.30%) E-Commerce
15 54 (7.73%) OO
16 53 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
17 48 (6.87%) Mentoring
18 46 (6.58%) ITIL
19 43 (6.15%) Test Automation
20 39 (5.58%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 229 (32.76%) Java
2 153 (21.89%) C#
3 152 (21.75%) SQL
4 141 (20.17%) JavaScript
5 100 (14.31%) Python
6 54 (7.73%) PowerShell
7 45 (6.44%) PHP
8 35 (5.01%) Ruby
9 30 (4.29%) C++
10 29 (4.15%) C
11 25 (3.58%) T-SQL
12 22 (3.15%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.58%) R
14 17 (2.43%) XPath
15 14 (2.00%) Perl
16 13 (1.86%) Go
16 13 (1.86%) Groovy
17 12 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.57%) MATLAB
18 11 (1.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 117 (16.74%) Degree
2 37 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.29%) ISEB
5 15 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.29%) CCIE
7 9 (1.29%) CCNP
7 9 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.29%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.57%) CITP
10 3 (0.43%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.43%) CISSP
10 3 (0.43%) PhD
11 2 (0.29%) MCSE
12 1 (0.14%) CCSP
12 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.14%) MCSA
12 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.72%) GCP
2 10 (1.43%) QA
3 8 (1.14%) ISO 14001
3 8 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.14%) SLA
4 7 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.29%) GDPR
8 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 68 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 50 (7.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (5.72%) Docker
4 36 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.86%) vSphere
6 10 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (1.29%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.72%) Xen
8 5 (0.72%) XenServer
9 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.43%) HDFS
10 3 (0.43%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.14%) etcd
11 1 (0.14%) flannel
11 1 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 62 (8.87%) Puppet
2 50 (7.15%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (7.01%) Ansible
4 13 (1.86%) Terraform
5 11 (1.57%) CloudHub
6 10 (1.43%) SCCM
6 10 (1.43%) SCVMM
7 9 (1.29%) SCOM
8 8 (1.14%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.86%) Salt
10 5 (0.72%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.72%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.57%) Mesos
11 4 (0.57%) Nagios
11 4 (0.57%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.43%) Graylog
12 3 (0.43%) Marathon
12 3 (0.43%) rkt
12 3 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 149 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 135 (19.31%) SAP
3 91 (13.02%) VMware
4 69 (9.87%) Google
5 63 (9.01%) Apple
6 54 (7.73%) Oracle
7 34 (4.86%) Red Hat
8 33 (4.72%) Cisco
9 21 (3.00%) IBM
10 15 (2.15%) Citrix
10 15 (2.15%) HP
11 12 (1.72%) Aruba
11 12 (1.72%) McAfee
11 12 (1.72%) Tableau
12 11 (1.57%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.57%) MuleSoft
13 10 (1.43%) SaltStack
14 9 (1.29%) Rackspace
14 9 (1.29%) Xamarin
15 8 (1.14%) Samsung