Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 78 119
Rank change year-on-year +47 +41 +155
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 774 420 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.68% 4.00% 2.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.25% 33.57% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 664 379 279
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +5.77%

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 1,972 1,251 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.57% 11.91% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,661 1,097 753
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £69,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +27 321 £51,500 -14.17% 39
Gloucestershire +39 158 £46,000 -8.00% 17
Wiltshire +39 100 £55,000 - 20
Somerset +35 89 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Dorset +33 70 £37,500 - 12
Devon +14 25 £34,500 -23.33% 16
Cornwall -5 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 408 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (43.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 279 (36.05%) Java
4 268 (34.63%) Linux
5 244 (31.52%) Web Services
6 208 (26.87%) DevOps
7 191 (24.68%) JavaScript
8 190 (24.55%) TDD
9 189 (24.42%) C#
10 179 (23.13%) Git (software)
11 172 (22.22%) SQL
12 170 (21.96%) Software Engineering
13 169 (21.83%) Scrum
14 161 (20.80%) Windows
15 146 (18.86%) .NET
16 145 (18.73%) BDD
17 141 (18.22%) Google
18 133 (17.18%) SQL Server
18 133 (17.18%) Python
19 131 (16.93%) Microservices
20 130 (16.80%) HTML
20 130 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
21 129 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 128 (16.54%) MongoDB
23 127 (16.41%) SaaS
24 126 (16.28%) NoSQL
25 125 (16.15%) Finance
26 123 (15.89%) MVC
27 121 (15.63%) AngularJS
27 121 (15.63%) Docker

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 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 62 (8.01%) Apache
3 57 (7.36%) Apache Spark
3 57 (7.36%) Mule ESB
4 56 (7.24%) Mule
5 50 (6.46%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (5.94%) JBoss
7 29 (3.75%) SharePoint
8 24 (3.10%) MS Exchange
9 17 (2.20%) Confluence
10 16 (2.07%) Apache Solr
11 15 (1.94%) OpenStack
12 14 (1.81%) Apache Pig
13 12 (1.55%) IIS
13 12 (1.55%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.42%) Anypoint
15 8 (1.03%) nginx
16 7 (0.90%) WebLogic
17 6 (0.78%) CMS
17 6 (0.78%) GlassFish
Applications
1 24 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.39%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Magento
1 5 (0.65%) Shopify
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 339 (43.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (16.41%) SaaS
3 100 (12.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 70 (9.04%) Amazon EC2
5 63 (8.14%) Serverless
6 60 (7.75%) Office 365
7 58 (7.49%) PaaS
8 47 (6.07%) Amazon Kinesis
9 43 (5.56%) IaaS
10 42 (5.43%) Amazon S3
11 31 (4.01%) Amazon EMR
12 30 (3.88%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (3.88%) GitHub
13 25 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 13 (1.68%) TestFlight
16 12 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (1.29%) IBM Cloud
18 9 (1.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.53%) Firewall
2 47 (6.07%) Network Security
3 43 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 37 (4.78%) SSL
4 37 (4.78%) VPN
5 35 (4.52%) DNS
6 33 (4.26%) DHCP
7 30 (3.88%) LAN
7 30 (3.88%) WAN
8 25 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 19 (2.45%) Internet
10 14 (1.81%) HTTP
10 14 (1.81%) MQTT
11 13 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (1.42%) IPsec
12 11 (1.42%) SMS
13 10 (1.29%) Wireless
14 8 (1.03%) OpenVPN
14 8 (1.03%) SAN
15 5 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 128 (16.54%) MongoDB
3 126 (16.28%) NoSQL
4 87 (11.24%) MySQL
5 74 (9.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 57 (7.36%) Relational Database
7 52 (6.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 52 (6.72%) Hadoop
8 50 (6.46%) Big Data
9 49 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 30 (3.88%) Amazon Athena
12 27 (3.49%) BigQuery
13 26 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
14 23 (2.97%) RDBMS
15 20 (2.58%) Redis
16 18 (2.33%) MariaDB
17 17 (2.20%) Apache Hive
17 17 (2.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 179 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 107 (13.82%) Jenkins
3 106 (13.70%) JIRA
4 66 (8.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 58 (7.49%) JUnit
6 48 (6.20%) IntelliJ
7 39 (5.04%) Cucumber
8 22 (2.84%) Maven
9 19 (2.45%) Selenium
9 19 (2.45%) SpecFlow
9 19 (2.45%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.33%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.20%) Eclipse
11 17 (2.20%) webpack
12 16 (2.07%) Mercurial
12 16 (2.07%) MSBuild
13 15 (1.94%) Protractor
13 15 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.81%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.68%) Calabash
General
1 125 (16.15%) Finance
2 89 (11.50%) Marketing
3 86 (11.11%) Retail
4 85 (10.98%) Electronics
5 82 (10.59%) Telecoms
6 69 (8.91%) Manufacturing
7 32 (4.13%) Banking
8 9 (1.16%) Advertising
9 8 (1.03%) Law
10 7 (0.90%) Games
11 5 (0.65%) Billing
11 5 (0.65%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 281 (36.30%) Developer
2 102 (13.18%) Java Developer
3 81 (10.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (10.21%) Senior Developer
5 63 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 61 (7.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 60 (7.75%) .NET Developer
8 50 (6.46%) AWS Engineer
9 44 (5.68%) Architect
9 44 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 42 (5.43%) Software Developer
11 39 (5.04%) C# Developer
12 37 (4.78%) PHP Developer
13 36 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
14 35 (4.52%) Administrator
15 34 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
16 33 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
17 31 (4.01%) Data Engineer
18 30 (3.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
19 27 (3.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (31.52%) Web Services
2 146 (18.86%) .NET
3 130 (16.80%) HTML
4 121 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 109 (14.08%) React
6 107 (13.82%) JSON
7 99 (12.79%) CSS
8 96 (12.40%) Node.js
8 96 (12.40%) REST
9 95 (12.27%) Spring
10 87 (11.24%) XML
11 80 (10.34%) Hibernate
12 72 (9.30%) RESTful
13 69 (8.91%) HTML5
14 65 (8.40%) ASP.NET
15 64 (8.27%) SOAP
16 48 (6.20%) Spring MVC
17 47 (6.07%) Apache Camel
18 46 (5.94%) JPA
18 46 (5.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.27%) User Experience
2 50 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 33 (4.26%) Public Cloud
7 28 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 26 (3.36%) Clustering
8 26 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 25 (3.23%) Data Centre
10 22 (2.84%) Mobile App
11 21 (2.71%) Algorithms
12 18 (2.33%) Fintech
13 16 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
15 12 (1.55%) Internet of Things
16 8 (1.03%) Robotics
17 7 (0.90%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 268 (34.63%) Linux
2 161 (20.80%) Windows
3 83 (10.72%) Windows Server
4 41 (5.30%) Android
5 40 (5.17%) Apple iOS
6 39 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.45%) Ubuntu
10 15 (1.94%) Unix
11 12 (1.55%) CentOS
12 11 (1.42%) Debian
13 9 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (1.03%) VMS
15 7 (0.90%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.78%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.78%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.65%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (26.87%) DevOps
3 190 (24.55%) TDD
4 170 (21.96%) Software Engineering
5 169 (21.83%) Scrum
6 145 (18.73%) BDD
7 131 (16.93%) Microservices
8 130 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
9 123 (15.89%) MVC
10 117 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
11 104 (13.44%) E-Commerce
12 85 (10.98%) Configuration Management
13 80 (10.34%) Open Source
14 76 (9.82%) Programme Management
15 72 (9.30%) ITIL
15 72 (9.30%) Kanban
16 70 (9.04%) Digital Marketing
17 69 (8.91%) Continuous Delivery
18 67 (8.66%) Test Automation
19 56 (7.24%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 279 (36.05%) Java
2 191 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 189 (24.42%) C#
4 172 (22.22%) SQL
5 133 (17.18%) Python
6 66 (8.53%) Ruby
7 64 (8.27%) PHP
8 53 (6.85%) PowerShell
9 42 (5.43%) Scala
10 28 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.49%) C
12 24 (3.10%) C++
13 17 (2.20%) R
14 16 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.81%) ES6
15 14 (1.81%) XPath
16 11 (1.42%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.29%) Go
17 10 (1.29%) GraphQL
17 10 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 114 (14.73%) Degree
2 51 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.55%) ISEB
6 10 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.39%) CITP
9 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.39%) PhD
10 2 (0.26%) CCNA
10 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.26%) MCSA
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.75%) QA
2 10 (1.29%) GCP
2 10 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.78%) GDPR
4 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.39%) SLA
6 2 (0.26%) PMO
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 121 (15.63%) Docker
2 78 (10.08%) Active Directory
3 75 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.10%) BitLocker
5 24 (3.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (1.42%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.90%) vSphere
8 6 (0.78%) LXC
9 5 (0.65%) GlusterFS
9 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.39%) HDFS
10 3 (0.39%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.13%) Corosync
12 1 (0.13%) NFS
12 1 (0.13%) Snort
12 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 112 (14.47%) Puppet
2 95 (12.27%) Ansible
3 87 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (5.94%) Kubernetes
5 36 (4.65%) Terraform
6 27 (3.49%) SCCM
6 27 (3.49%) SCOM
7 24 (3.10%) SCVMM
8 13 (1.68%) HockeyApp
9 10 (1.29%) Salt
10 9 (1.16%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.03%) Nagios
11 8 (1.03%) Packer
12 5 (0.65%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.65%) WSUS
13 4 (0.52%) CloudHub
13 4 (0.52%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.26%) Graphite
14 2 (0.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 141 (18.22%) Google
2 129 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 101 (13.05%) VMware
4 74 (9.56%) SAP
5 51 (6.59%) Apple
6 36 (4.65%) Red Hat
7 35 (4.52%) Oracle
8 26 (3.36%) McAfee
9 23 (2.97%) Tableau
10 22 (2.84%) IBM
11 21 (2.71%) Xamarin
12 16 (2.07%) Atlassian
12 16 (2.07%) Cisco
13 15 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.81%) Remedy
15 10 (1.29%) Zend
16 9 (1.16%) CA Agile Central
16 9 (1.16%) Twitter
17 8 (1.03%) Citrix
17 8 (1.03%) Sophos