Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 55 108
Rank change year-on-year +23 +53 +96
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 813 536 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.62% 5.26% 3.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.60% 37.56% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 716 472 328
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,025 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 2,106 1,427 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.74% 13.99% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,825 1,195 840
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +19 351 £50,000 -9.09% 41
Wiltshire +33 111 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Gloucestershire -1 98 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Dorset +31 95 £40,000 -3.03% 12
Somerset +23 95 £50,000 +2.56% 6
Devon +26 33 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Cornwall -23 6 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 408 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (48.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 274 (33.70%) Linux
4 273 (33.58%) DevOps
5 248 (30.50%) Java
6 228 (28.04%) Web Services
7 210 (25.83%) C#
8 203 (24.97%) SQL
9 171 (21.03%) Windows
9 171 (21.03%) Python
9 171 (21.03%) Software Engineering
10 166 (20.42%) JavaScript
11 164 (20.17%) Scrum
12 158 (19.43%) Microsoft
13 157 (19.31%) Google
14 144 (17.71%) Docker
15 143 (17.59%) .NET
16 141 (17.34%) TDD
17 140 (17.22%) SQL Server
18 138 (16.97%) Microservices
18 138 (16.97%) Git (software)
19 135 (16.61%) Puppet
20 128 (15.74%) AngularJS
21 127 (15.62%) SaaS
22 123 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
23 122 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
24 117 (14.39%) HTML
24 117 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
25 114 (14.02%) VMware
26 113 (13.90%) Google Cloud Platform

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 72 (8.86%) Apache Spark
2 66 (8.12%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (5.78%) Apache
4 45 (5.54%) Tomcat
5 39 (4.80%) SharePoint
6 27 (3.32%) Apache Pig
7 26 (3.20%) JBoss
8 24 (2.95%) Confluence
8 24 (2.95%) Mule ESB
9 23 (2.83%) Mule
10 14 (1.72%) MS Exchange
11 13 (1.60%) IIS
11 13 (1.60%) OpenStack
12 9 (1.11%) nginx
12 9 (1.11%) WordPress
13 7 (0.86%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.74%) Drupal
14 6 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.74%) MS Project Server
14 6 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.23%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Magento
1 8 (0.98%) Shopify
2 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 395 (48.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (15.62%) SaaS
3 113 (13.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 86 (10.58%) Office 365
5 76 (9.35%) Serverless
6 69 (8.49%) Amazon EC2
7 67 (8.24%) Amazon Kinesis
8 60 (7.38%) PaaS
9 52 (6.40%) IaaS
10 48 (5.90%) Amazon S3
11 45 (5.54%) Amazon EMR
11 45 (5.54%) GitHub
12 34 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (3.32%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (1.72%) npm
15 13 (1.60%) G Suite
16 12 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (1.48%) Slack
17 11 (1.35%) TestFlight
18 10 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.52%) Network Security
2 52 (6.40%) Firewall
3 30 (3.69%) SMS
4 26 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 26 (3.20%) WAN
5 23 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 22 (2.71%) LAN
7 21 (2.58%) SSL
8 20 (2.46%) Internet
9 19 (2.34%) DNS
10 17 (2.09%) DHCP
11 15 (1.85%) MQTT
11 15 (1.85%) Wireless
12 10 (1.23%) HTTP
12 10 (1.23%) VPN
13 9 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.98%) SAN
15 7 (0.86%) eduroam
16 5 (0.62%) Skype
17 4 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.55%) NoSQL
3 92 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 84 (10.33%) Big Data
5 83 (10.21%) Amazon Redshift
5 83 (10.21%) MySQL
6 68 (8.36%) Hadoop
7 62 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
8 56 (6.89%) Relational Database
9 53 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 44 (5.41%) Amazon Athena
11 39 (4.80%) BigQuery
12 33 (4.06%) Power BI
13 32 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
15 29 (3.57%) RDBMS
15 29 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
16 28 (3.44%) Apache Hive
17 25 (3.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 138 (16.97%) Git (software)
2 100 (12.30%) Jenkins
3 96 (11.81%) JIRA
4 61 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 29 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 26 (3.20%) JUnit
7 23 (2.83%) IntelliJ
7 23 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (2.46%) Bitbucket
8 20 (2.46%) Maven
9 18 (2.21%) Visual Studio
9 18 (2.21%) webpack
10 16 (1.97%) Selenium
10 16 (1.97%) SpecFlow
11 14 (1.72%) gulp
12 12 (1.48%) Artifactory
12 12 (1.48%) Jasmine
12 12 (1.48%) Protractor
12 12 (1.48%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 107 (13.16%) Finance
2 76 (9.35%) Retail
3 61 (7.50%) Electronics
4 60 (7.38%) Marketing
5 54 (6.64%) Telecoms
6 48 (5.90%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.58%) Banking
8 11 (1.35%) Billing
9 8 (0.98%) Law
10 7 (0.86%) Legal
11 5 (0.62%) Games
12 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.37%) Advertising
14 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 245 (30.14%) Developer
2 106 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 76 (9.35%) Architect
4 73 (8.98%) Java Developer
5 72 (8.86%) .NET Developer
6 69 (8.49%) AWS Engineer
7 61 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
8 53 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 52 (6.40%) C# Developer
10 50 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 49 (6.03%) Software Developer
11 49 (6.03%) Software Engineer
12 47 (5.78%) Data Engineer
13 44 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
14 40 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
15 37 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
16 36 (4.43%) Administrator
17 33 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 32 (3.94%) C# Software Developer
19 30 (3.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (28.04%) Web Services
2 143 (17.59%) .NET
3 128 (15.74%) AngularJS
4 117 (14.39%) HTML
5 100 (12.30%) CSS
6 95 (11.69%) Node.js
7 89 (10.95%) React
8 75 (9.23%) JSON
9 74 (9.10%) RESTful
10 67 (8.24%) REST
11 64 (7.87%) XML
12 62 (7.63%) ASP.NET
13 60 (7.38%) Spring
14 58 (7.13%) HTML5
15 51 (6.27%) Kafka
16 50 (6.15%) jQuery
17 47 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (5.54%) .NET Framework
19 44 (5.41%) Hibernate
20 34 (4.18%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.36%) User Experience
2 63 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (6.40%) Clustering
4 37 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 33 (4.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 30 (3.69%) Public Cloud
7 25 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 23 (2.83%) Algorithms
8 23 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.46%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.09%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.97%) Fintech
11 16 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.48%) Internet of Things
14 10 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (0.98%) Replication
16 6 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (0.74%) Virtual Team
17 5 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 274 (33.70%) Linux
2 171 (21.03%) Windows
3 84 (10.33%) Windows Server
4 38 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (2.83%) Android
7 22 (2.71%) Apple iOS
8 21 (2.58%) Unix
9 15 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (1.48%) CentOS
10 12 (1.48%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.23%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.49%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
16 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (33.58%) DevOps
3 171 (21.03%) Software Engineering
4 164 (20.17%) Scrum
5 141 (17.34%) TDD
6 138 (16.97%) Microservices
7 123 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
8 122 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (13.90%) Problem-Solving
10 109 (13.41%) MVC
11 106 (13.04%) ITIL
12 99 (12.18%) Configuration Management
13 96 (11.81%) BDD
14 93 (11.44%) Open Source
15 86 (10.58%) E-Commerce
16 85 (10.46%) Continuous Delivery
17 77 (9.47%) Test Automation
18 76 (9.35%) Analytics
19 74 (9.10%) ETL
20 69 (8.49%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 248 (30.50%) Java
2 210 (25.83%) C#
3 203 (24.97%) SQL
4 171 (21.03%) Python
5 166 (20.42%) JavaScript
6 75 (9.23%) PowerShell
7 58 (7.13%) Ruby
8 56 (6.89%) Scala
9 46 (5.66%) PHP
10 31 (3.81%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.32%) TypeScript
12 25 (3.08%) R
13 17 (2.09%) C
14 16 (1.97%) ES6
15 15 (1.85%) C++
15 15 (1.85%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.60%) Go
17 10 (1.23%) Java 8
18 9 (1.11%) Perl
19 8 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (9.84%) Degree
2 60 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.09%) AWS Certification
5 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.74%) CCNA
10 6 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.74%) MCP
11 5 (0.62%) ISEB
11 5 (0.62%) MCSA
12 4 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.37%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.43%) QA
2 9 (1.11%) GCP
2 9 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.62%) GDPR
3 5 (0.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) COBIT
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 144 (17.71%) Docker
2 92 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (9.35%) Active Directory
4 51 (6.27%) Hyper-V
5 34 (4.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 25 (3.08%) BitLocker
7 11 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.98%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.86%) Shibboleth
10 6 (0.74%) vSphere
11 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.49%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.49%) LXC
13 3 (0.37%) XenApp
14 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.25%) HDFS
14 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 135 (16.61%) Puppet
2 117 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (12.67%) Ansible
4 45 (5.54%) Kubernetes
5 42 (5.17%) Terraform
6 35 (4.31%) SCCM
7 31 (3.81%) SCOM
8 26 (3.20%) SCVMM
9 16 (1.97%) Nagios
9 16 (1.97%) ZABBIX
10 15 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (1.35%) HockeyApp
13 9 (1.11%) Salt
14 8 (0.98%) Packer
15 7 (0.86%) Kibana
16 6 (0.74%) HAProxy
17 5 (0.62%) Grafana
17 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
17 5 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 158 (19.43%) Microsoft
2 157 (19.31%) Google
3 114 (14.02%) VMware
4 51 (6.27%) SAP
5 40 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 38 (4.67%) Tableau
7 37 (4.55%) Atlassian
8 32 (3.94%) Oracle
9 30 (3.69%) Cisco
9 30 (3.69%) McAfee
10 26 (3.20%) Apple
11 17 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (2.09%) SolarWinds
12 16 (1.97%) Xamarin
13 15 (1.85%) Citrix
13 15 (1.85%) Juniper
14 14 (1.72%) IBM
15 12 (1.48%) HP
16 11 (1.35%) Capita
17 10 (1.23%) CA Agile Central