Period
to 22 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 77 118
Rank change year-on-year +46 +41 +155
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 775 413 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.69% 4.00% 2.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.22% 33.60% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 665 373 282
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £30,850 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +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 1,976 1,229 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.61% 11.92% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,076 765
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £68,750
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 22 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 22 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 +29 323 £51,500 -14.17% 42
Gloucestershire +36 154 £46,000 -8.00% 16
Wiltshire +39 99 £55,000 - 21
Somerset +36 89 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Dorset +36 72 £37,500 +15.38% 12
Devon +16 25 £34,500 -23.33% 16
Cornwall -7 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 403 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (44.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (35.74%) Java
4 262 (33.81%) Linux
5 241 (31.10%) Web Services
6 207 (26.71%) DevOps
7 193 (24.90%) JavaScript
8 187 (24.13%) C#
8 187 (24.13%) TDD
9 175 (22.58%) Git (software)
9 175 (22.58%) SQL
10 167 (21.55%) Software Engineering
11 166 (21.42%) Scrum
12 162 (20.90%) Windows
13 144 (18.58%) .NET
14 141 (18.19%) BDD
15 140 (18.06%) Google
16 136 (17.55%) SQL Server
17 133 (17.16%) Python
18 131 (16.90%) Microsoft
19 130 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
19 130 (16.77%) HTML
20 129 (16.65%) Microservices
21 125 (16.13%) MongoDB
22 123 (15.87%) SaaS
22 123 (15.87%) Finance
23 122 (15.74%) AngularJS
23 122 (15.74%) Docker
24 120 (15.48%) NoSQL
25 118 (15.23%) MVC

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 68 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 62 (8.00%) Apache
3 58 (7.48%) Apache Spark
4 53 (6.84%) Mule ESB
5 52 (6.71%) Mule
6 51 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (5.42%) JBoss
8 30 (3.87%) SharePoint
9 24 (3.10%) MS Exchange
10 17 (2.19%) Confluence
11 16 (2.06%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.81%) Apache Pig
12 14 (1.81%) OpenStack
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 (0.77%) CMS
17 6 (0.77%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.39%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.39%) 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
1 342 (44.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (15.87%) SaaS
3 98 (12.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 66 (8.52%) Amazon EC2
5 63 (8.13%) Serverless
6 61 (7.87%) Office 365
7 57 (7.35%) PaaS
8 47 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
9 43 (5.55%) IaaS
10 42 (5.42%) Amazon S3
11 32 (4.13%) Amazon EMR
12 30 (3.87%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (3.87%) GitHub
13 23 (2.97%) 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 67 (8.65%) Firewall
2 48 (6.19%) Network Security
3 43 (5.55%) TCP/IP
4 37 (4.77%) SSL
4 37 (4.77%) VPN
5 35 (4.52%) DNS
6 33 (4.26%) DHCP
7 30 (3.87%) LAN
7 30 (3.87%) WAN
8 26 (3.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (2.58%) 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
1 136 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 125 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 120 (15.48%) NoSQL
4 87 (11.23%) MySQL
5 70 (9.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 57 (7.35%) Relational Database
7 53 (6.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 53 (6.84%) Hadoop
8 51 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (6.32%) Big Data
10 38 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 30 (3.87%) Amazon Athena
12 28 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (3.48%) BigQuery
14 23 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
14 23 (2.97%) RDBMS
15 20 (2.58%) Redis
16 18 (2.32%) MariaDB
16 18 (2.32%) Power BI
17 17 (2.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 175 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 106 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 102 (13.16%) JIRA
4 66 (8.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 54 (6.97%) JUnit
6 44 (5.68%) IntelliJ
7 39 (5.03%) Cucumber
8 22 (2.84%) Maven
9 19 (2.45%) Selenium
9 19 (2.45%) SpecFlow
9 19 (2.45%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.32%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.19%) Eclipse
11 17 (2.19%) webpack
12 16 (2.06%) Mercurial
12 16 (2.06%) MSBuild
13 15 (1.94%) Protractor
13 15 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.81%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.68%) Calabash
General
1 123 (15.87%) Finance
2 86 (11.10%) Marketing
3 83 (10.71%) Retail
4 82 (10.58%) Electronics
5 79 (10.19%) Telecoms
6 66 (8.52%) Manufacturing
7 33 (4.26%) 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
1 277 (35.74%) Developer
2 100 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 80 (10.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 76 (9.81%) Senior Developer
5 62 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 60 (7.74%) .NET Developer
7 58 (7.48%) Cloud Engineer
8 50 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
9 45 (5.81%) Architect
10 44 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 41 (5.29%) Software Developer
12 39 (5.03%) C# Developer
13 37 (4.77%) Administrator
14 36 (4.65%) PHP Developer
15 35 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
16 34 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
17 32 (4.13%) Data Engineer
18 31 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
19 30 (3.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
20 27 (3.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (31.10%) Web Services
2 144 (18.58%) .NET
3 130 (16.77%) HTML
4 122 (15.74%) AngularJS
5 110 (14.19%) React
6 103 (13.29%) JSON
7 99 (12.77%) CSS
8 97 (12.52%) Node.js
9 93 (12.00%) REST
10 91 (11.74%) Spring
11 84 (10.84%) XML
12 76 (9.81%) Hibernate
13 73 (9.42%) RESTful
14 70 (9.03%) HTML5
15 65 (8.39%) ASP.NET
16 61 (7.87%) SOAP
17 46 (5.94%) Kafka
18 44 (5.68%) Spring MVC
19 43 (5.55%) Apache Camel
20 42 (5.42%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.26%) User Experience
2 51 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (4.77%) Computer Science
5 36 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 32 (4.13%) Public Cloud
7 28 (3.61%) Management Information System
8 27 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 26 (3.35%) Clustering
10 25 (3.23%) Data Centre
11 22 (2.84%) Mobile App
12 21 (2.71%) Algorithms
13 19 (2.45%) Fintech
14 16 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
16 12 (1.55%) Internet of Things
17 8 (1.03%) Robotics
18 7 (0.90%) Data Structures
18 7 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 262 (33.81%) Linux
2 162 (20.90%) Windows
3 84 (10.84%) Windows Server
4 41 (5.29%) Android
5 40 (5.16%) Apple iOS
5 40 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.45%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.94%) Unix
10 11 (1.42%) CentOS
10 11 (1.42%) Debian
11 9 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (1.03%) VMS
13 7 (0.90%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.77%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.77%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.65%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (26.71%) DevOps
3 187 (24.13%) TDD
4 167 (21.55%) Software Engineering
5 166 (21.42%) Scrum
6 141 (18.19%) BDD
7 130 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
8 129 (16.65%) Microservices
9 118 (15.23%) MVC
10 117 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (12.90%) E-Commerce
12 84 (10.84%) Configuration Management
13 80 (10.32%) Open Source
14 75 (9.68%) ITIL
15 73 (9.42%) Programme Management
16 68 (8.77%) Kanban
17 67 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 67 (8.65%) Digital Marketing
17 67 (8.65%) Test Automation
18 58 (7.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 277 (35.74%) Java
2 193 (24.90%) JavaScript
3 187 (24.13%) C#
4 175 (22.58%) SQL
5 133 (17.16%) Python
6 67 (8.65%) Ruby
7 64 (8.26%) PHP
8 54 (6.97%) PowerShell
9 43 (5.55%) Scala
10 29 (3.74%) C
11 27 (3.48%) Bash Shell
12 24 (3.10%) C++
13 17 (2.19%) R
13 17 (2.19%) T-SQL
14 14 (1.81%) ES6
14 14 (1.81%) XPath
15 11 (1.42%) Go
15 11 (1.42%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.29%) GraphQL
16 10 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 115 (14.84%) Degree
2 53 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.71%) 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
10 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.74%) QA
2 10 (1.29%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.16%) GCP
4 6 (0.77%) GDPR
4 6 (0.77%) 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
1 122 (15.74%) Docker
2 79 (10.19%) Active Directory
3 75 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (7.10%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.23%) BitLocker
5 25 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (1.42%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.90%) vSphere
8 6 (0.77%) 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
1 110 (14.19%) Puppet
2 93 (12.00%) Ansible
3 85 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (5.94%) Kubernetes
5 35 (4.52%) Terraform
6 28 (3.61%) SCCM
6 28 (3.61%) SCOM
7 25 (3.23%) 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
1 140 (18.06%) Google
2 131 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 101 (13.03%) VMware
4 71 (9.16%) SAP
5 47 (6.06%) Apple
6 35 (4.52%) Oracle
6 35 (4.52%) Red Hat
7 27 (3.48%) McAfee
8 23 (2.97%) Tableau
9 22 (2.84%) IBM
10 21 (2.71%) Xamarin
11 16 (2.06%) Atlassian
11 16 (2.06%) Cisco
12 15 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.81%) Remedy
14 10 (1.29%) Zend
15 9 (1.16%) CA Agile Central
15 9 (1.16%) Twitter
16 8 (1.03%) Citrix
16 8 (1.03%) Sophos