Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 84 123
Rank change year-on-year +51 +39 +151
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 746 386 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.27% 3.53% 2.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.17% 30.30% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 616 349 268
South West median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.50% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £78,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 1857 1274 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.09% 11.65% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1083 732
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +16.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +16 286 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Gloucestershire +65 182 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Wiltshire +50 110 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Somerset +14 80 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Dorset +29 46 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Devon +27 36 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Cornwall - 6 £57,500 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 418 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (42.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 267 (35.79%) Linux
4 266 (35.66%) Java
5 216 (28.95%) Web Services
6 204 (27.35%) TDD
7 194 (26.01%) Git (software)
8 191 (25.60%) C#
9 184 (24.66%) JavaScript
10 178 (23.86%) Scrum
11 174 (23.32%) Finance
11 174 (23.32%) DevOps
12 171 (22.92%) SQL
13 168 (22.52%) .NET
14 164 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
15 154 (20.64%) Windows
15 154 (20.64%) BDD
16 147 (19.71%) MongoDB
17 146 (19.57%) Software Engineering
18 141 (18.90%) SQL Server
19 136 (18.23%) HTML
20 135 (18.10%) MVC
21 134 (17.96%) NoSQL
22 130 (17.43%) Marketing
23 129 (17.29%) AngularJS
24 127 (17.02%) REST
24 127 (17.02%) SaaS
24 127 (17.02%) Electronics
24 127 (17.02%) Telecoms
25 125 (16.76%) Python

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 86 (11.53%) Tomcat
2 69 (9.25%) Mule
2 69 (9.25%) Mule ESB
3 57 (7.64%) JBoss
4 45 (6.03%) Apache
5 38 (5.09%) Apache Spark
6 33 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (3.49%) OpenStack
8 25 (3.35%) Confluence
9 20 (2.68%) MS Exchange
10 19 (2.55%) SharePoint
10 19 (2.55%) WebSphere
11 17 (2.28%) Apache Solr
12 15 (2.01%) Anypoint
13 14 (1.88%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.47%) IIS
15 10 (1.34%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
17 6 (0.80%) CMS
17 6 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.27%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.27%) InVision
3 1 (0.13%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 317 (42.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (17.02%) SaaS
3 87 (11.66%) Amazon EC2
4 84 (11.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 57 (7.64%) PaaS
6 50 (6.70%) IaaS
7 48 (6.43%) Office 365
8 39 (5.23%) Amazon S3
9 38 (5.09%) Serverless
10 25 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
11 24 (3.22%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 20 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 19 (2.55%) GitHub
15 17 (2.28%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (2.01%) Amazon EMR
17 10 (1.34%) OpenShift
18 9 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
18 9 (1.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.31%) Firewall
2 43 (5.76%) SSL
3 40 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 39 (5.23%) DNS
5 33 (4.42%) VPN
6 32 (4.29%) DHCP
7 31 (4.16%) Network Security
8 28 (3.75%) LAN
8 28 (3.75%) WAN
9 20 (2.68%) HTTP
10 17 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (1.61%) Internet
12 9 (1.21%) IPsec
12 9 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.07%) SAN
14 7 (0.94%) MQTT
14 7 (0.94%) OpenVPN
15 5 (0.67%) IPv4
15 5 (0.67%) IPv6
15 5 (0.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (19.71%) MongoDB
2 141 (18.90%) SQL Server
3 134 (17.96%) NoSQL
4 88 (11.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 81 (10.86%) MySQL
6 53 (7.10%) Relational Database
7 48 (6.43%) Big Data
8 44 (5.90%) Hadoop
9 38 (5.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 37 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
11 34 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
12 33 (4.42%) Amazon Redshift
13 32 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (2.95%) RDBMS
14 22 (2.95%) Redis
15 21 (2.82%) MariaDB
16 20 (2.68%) CouchDB
17 15 (2.01%) BigQuery
18 14 (1.88%) Power BI
19 13 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 194 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 110 (14.75%) JIRA
3 93 (12.47%) Jenkins
4 82 (10.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 81 (10.86%) JUnit
6 62 (8.31%) IntelliJ
7 34 (4.56%) Cucumber
8 29 (3.89%) Selenium
9 27 (3.62%) Eclipse
9 27 (3.62%) Mercurial
10 22 (2.95%) MSBuild
11 19 (2.55%) Maven
12 17 (2.28%) Bitbucket
13 16 (2.14%) SpecFlow
14 15 (2.01%) Protractor
15 13 (1.74%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (1.74%) webpack
16 12 (1.61%) Grunt
16 12 (1.61%) gulp
General
1 174 (23.32%) Finance
2 130 (17.43%) Marketing
3 127 (17.02%) Electronics
3 127 (17.02%) Telecoms
4 118 (15.82%) Manufacturing
5 80 (10.72%) Retail
6 33 (4.42%) Banking
7 9 (1.21%) Advertising
8 8 (1.07%) Law
9 6 (0.80%) Legal
10 5 (0.67%) Games
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 315 (42.23%) Developer
2 111 (14.88%) Java Developer
3 85 (11.39%) Senior Developer
4 69 (9.25%) .NET Developer
5 65 (8.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 62 (8.31%) Software Engineer
7 49 (6.57%) C# Developer
7 49 (6.57%) Software Developer
8 48 (6.43%) Cloud Engineer
9 47 (6.30%) Architect
10 43 (5.76%) AWS Engineer
11 38 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 38 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (4.42%) PHP Developer
12 33 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
12 33 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
13 31 (4.16%) Linux Engineer
14 28 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
15 25 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
16 24 (3.22%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (28.95%) Web Services
2 168 (22.52%) .NET
3 136 (18.23%) HTML
4 129 (17.29%) AngularJS
5 127 (17.02%) REST
6 124 (16.62%) JSON
7 109 (14.61%) CSS
8 105 (14.08%) Spring
9 98 (13.14%) Hibernate
10 97 (13.00%) XML
11 94 (12.60%) React
12 88 (11.80%) ASP.NET
13 83 (11.13%) SOAP
14 77 (10.32%) HTML5
15 74 (9.92%) Node.js
16 61 (8.18%) RESTful
16 61 (8.18%) Spring MVC
17 60 (8.04%) JPA
17 60 (8.04%) Spring Integration
18 57 (7.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.10%) User Experience
2 51 (6.84%) Greenfield Project
3 44 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.62%) Public Cloud
8 25 (3.35%) Data Centre
9 21 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 21 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
10 18 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (2.01%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.74%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.61%) Fintech
14 10 (1.34%) Clustering
15 9 (1.21%) Internet of Things
16 8 (1.07%) Virtual Team
17 7 (0.94%) Replication
17 7 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 267 (35.79%) Linux
2 154 (20.64%) Windows
3 84 (11.26%) Windows Server
4 44 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (5.50%) Apple iOS
6 40 (5.36%) Android
7 24 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (2.28%) CentOS
9 16 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.74%) Ubuntu
11 10 (1.34%) Debian
11 10 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (1.07%) Unix
12 8 (1.07%) VMS
13 6 (0.80%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.80%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.67%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.40%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (27.35%) TDD
3 178 (23.86%) Scrum
4 174 (23.32%) DevOps
5 164 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
6 154 (20.64%) BDD
7 146 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 135 (18.10%) MVC
9 120 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
10 118 (15.82%) Digital Marketing
10 118 (15.82%) Programme Management
11 89 (11.93%) E-Commerce
12 86 (11.53%) Kanban
13 78 (10.46%) Microservices
14 65 (8.71%) Continuous Delivery
14 65 (8.71%) OO
15 61 (8.18%) Integration Testing
16 58 (7.77%) Configuration Management
16 58 (7.77%) Web Development
17 54 (7.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 266 (35.66%) Java
2 191 (25.60%) C#
3 184 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 171 (22.92%) SQL
5 125 (16.76%) Python
6 62 (8.31%) PHP
7 58 (7.77%) PowerShell
8 51 (6.84%) Ruby
9 30 (4.02%) C
10 29 (3.89%) C++
11 26 (3.49%) Scala
12 22 (2.95%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.82%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.41%) XPath
15 16 (2.14%) R
16 12 (1.61%) Groovy
16 12 (1.61%) MATLAB
16 12 (1.61%) Perl
16 12 (1.61%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (15.42%) Degree
2 43 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.14%) ISEB
4 16 (2.14%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.34%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.54%) CITP
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CISSP
10 3 (0.40%) PhD
11 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.27%) CCIE
11 2 (0.27%) CCNA
11 2 (0.27%) CCNP
11 2 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.27%) MCSA
11 2 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.01%) GCP
2 13 (1.74%) QA
3 10 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.80%) SLA
6 5 (0.67%) GDPR
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 78 (10.46%) Docker
2 71 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 57 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.01%) BitLocker
5 15 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (1.61%) vSphere
7 6 (0.80%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.40%) HDFS
9 3 (0.40%) LXC
9 3 (0.40%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.27%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.27%) Xen
10 2 (0.27%) XenServer
11 1 (0.13%) Corosync
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 89 (11.93%) Puppet
2 76 (10.19%) Ansible
3 69 (9.25%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (3.35%) Terraform
5 21 (2.82%) Kubernetes
6 16 (2.14%) SCCM
7 15 (2.01%) SCOM
7 15 (2.01%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.34%) CloudHub
9 9 (1.21%) Salt
10 6 (0.80%) HockeyApp
11 5 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (0.67%) WSUS
12 4 (0.54%) Nagios
12 4 (0.54%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.40%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.40%) rkt
14 2 (0.27%) Cobbler
14 2 (0.27%) Icinga
14 2 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 121 (16.22%) SAP
2 120 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 104 (13.94%) Google
4 94 (12.60%) VMware
5 59 (7.91%) Apple
6 43 (5.76%) Oracle
7 37 (4.96%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.95%) Cisco
9 20 (2.68%) IBM
10 18 (2.41%) McAfee
11 17 (2.28%) Tableau
12 16 (2.14%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.88%) Xamarin
14 11 (1.47%) Twitter
15 10 (1.34%) Citrix
15 10 (1.34%) HP
15 10 (1.34%) MuleSoft
16 9 (1.21%) Zend
17 8 (1.07%) Aruba
17 8 (1.07%) Sophos