AWS Jobs in the UK excluding London

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > UK excluding London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London requiring AWS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited AWS over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing AWS 7,153 7,860 12,398
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.93% 14.22% 16.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.11% 36.67% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,274 4,109 6,961
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - +13.64%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,715 £81,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +11.54%

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London

AWS falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills in the UK excluding London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,574 21,434 30,206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 30.68% 38.79% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17,944 13,261 19,485
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,000 £40,000 £39,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.18% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,056 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the UK excluding London

AWS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for AWS in the UK excluding London

AWS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS in the UK excluding London

AWS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England -7 1,798 £62,783 +0.45% 399
Scotland +1 1,477 £60,000 - 88
South East -14 1,235 £60,000 -7.69% 234
North West -8 1,059 £62,783 -3.41% 248
South West -6 965 £60,000 - 227
Midlands -15 923 £60,000 -3.23% 192
Yorkshire -7 561 £60,000 - 110
West Midlands -21 476 £60,000 -7.69% 107
East Midlands -10 445 £57,500 -1.29% 85
East of England -9 402 £55,000 -18.52% 94
Wales +3 198 £52,248 +2.24% 42
North East +1 178 £64,000 +16.36% 41
Northern Ireland +14 149 £60,000 +14.29% 38
Isle of Man - 8 £46,500 -
Channel Islands - 4 £85,000 -
AWS
UK

AWS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 449 (6.28%) Apache Spark
2 266 (3.72%) ArcGIS
2 266 (3.72%) GeoServer
3 190 (2.66%) Apache
4 135 (1.89%) Microsoft Exchange
5 130 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
6 85 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 78 (1.09%) Confluence
8 65 (0.91%) CMS
9 54 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 50 (0.70%) IIS
11 47 (0.66%) nginx
12 40 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 37 (0.52%) Tuxedo
14 33 (0.46%) WordPress
15 17 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
16 13 (0.18%) JBoss
17 11 (0.15%) CICS
17 11 (0.15%) Umbraco
18 10 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 58 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (0.41%) Simulink
3 27 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (0.22%) Trello
5 11 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.14%) Adobe XD
7 9 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.084%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.084%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.070%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.070%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.056%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.042%) Sketch
11 3 (0.042%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.028%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (0.014%) 1Password
13 1 (0.014%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.014%) Revit
Business Applications
1 50 (0.70%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 7 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (0.098%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 7 (0.098%) Shopify
3 6 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.070%) SAP IBP
4 5 (0.070%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.056%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.028%) Magento
6 2 (0.028%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.028%) Salesforce CRM
6 2 (0.028%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3,461 (48.39%) Azure
2 1,133 (15.84%) GCP
3 634 (8.86%) SaaS
4 540 (7.55%) Serverless
5 419 (5.86%) Microsoft 365
6 358 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
7 322 (4.50%) Amazon S3
8 278 (3.89%) Amazon EKS
9 247 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
9 247 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
9 247 (3.45%) GitHub
10 234 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
11 195 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
12 194 (2.71%) Amazon ECS
13 149 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 149 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
14 130 (1.82%) Power Platform
15 126 (1.76%) Datadog
16 124 (1.73%) OpenShift
17 115 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 392 (5.48%) Firewall
2 293 (4.10%) DNS
3 201 (2.81%) WAN
4 168 (2.35%) DHCP
5 161 (2.25%) TCP/IP
6 132 (1.85%) VPN
7 113 (1.58%) LAN
8 111 (1.55%) Network Security
9 100 (1.40%) HTTP
10 92 (1.29%) SD-WAN
11 84 (1.17%) SAN
12 75 (1.05%) SSL
12 75 (1.05%) VLAN
13 73 (1.02%) Wireless
14 70 (0.98%) BGP
15 67 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
16 61 (0.85%) Internet
17 42 (0.59%) VoIP
18 35 (0.49%) AMQP
18 35 (0.49%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 683 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
2 635 (8.88%) NoSQL
3 591 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 504 (7.05%) MySQL
5 429 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
6 412 (5.76%) MongoDB
7 403 (5.63%) Big Data
8 333 (4.66%) Relational Database
9 307 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
10 292 (4.08%) GIS
11 266 (3.72%) Hadoop
12 264 (3.69%) QGIS
13 261 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
14 203 (2.84%) BigQuery
15 187 (2.61%) Looker
16 154 (2.15%) DynamoDB
17 146 (2.04%) Data Lake
18 130 (1.82%) Oracle Database
19 124 (1.73%) Power BI
20 119 (1.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 688 (9.62%) Git
2 349 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 270 (3.77%) JIRA
4 254 (3.55%) GitLab
5 163 (2.28%) JUnit
6 132 (1.85%) Selenium
7 110 (1.54%) Cypress.io
8 82 (1.15%) Bitbucket Server
9 76 (1.06%) Jasmine
10 68 (0.95%) Bitbucket
11 63 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 62 (0.87%) WebDriver
13 60 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
13 60 (0.84%) Protractor
14 54 (0.75%) Cucumber
15 51 (0.71%) Postman
16 41 (0.57%) Visual Studio
17 40 (0.56%) Maven
17 40 (0.56%) SonarQube
18 37 (0.52%) CircleCI
General
1 1,678 (23.46%) Finance
2 1,356 (18.96%) Social Skills
3 1,199 (16.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1,073 (15.00%) Law
5 590 (8.25%) Marketing
6 484 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
7 380 (5.31%) Legal
8 323 (4.52%) Public Sector
9 288 (4.03%) Banking
10 224 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
11 211 (2.95%) Retail
12 170 (2.38%) Investment Banking
13 163 (2.28%) Aerospace
14 154 (2.15%) Games
15 148 (2.07%) Financial Institution
16 111 (1.55%) Billing
17 110 (1.54%) Tech for Good
18 70 (0.98%) Telecoms
19 66 (0.92%) Manufacturing
20 65 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,723 (24.09%) Software Engineer
2 1,689 (23.61%) Developer
3 1,531 (21.40%) Senior
4 1,043 (14.58%) Lead
5 881 (12.32%) Architect
6 535 (7.48%) AWS Engineer
7 448 (6.26%) Senior Developer
8 435 (6.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 423 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
10 364 (5.09%) Java Engineer
11 355 (4.96%) Cloud Engineer
12 353 (4.93%) .NET Developer
13 350 (4.89%) Data Engineer
14 323 (4.52%) Java Software Engineer
15 311 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 300 (4.19%) AWS Software Engineer
17 299 (4.18%) Lead Software Engineer
18 271 (3.79%) Python Engineer
19 269 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
20 244 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,461 (20.42%) React
2 1,064 (14.87%) .NET
3 891 (12.46%) Node.js
4 738 (10.32%) CSS
5 734 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 614 (8.58%) .NET Core
7 607 (8.49%) Spring
8 487 (6.81%) HTML
9 474 (6.63%) Vue
10 417 (5.83%) RESTful
11 416 (5.82%) Spring Boot
12 366 (5.12%) Kafka
13 356 (4.98%) .NET Framework
14 344 (4.81%) REST
15 343 (4.80%) ASP.NET
16 302 (4.22%) Laravel
17 265 (3.70%) PostGIS
18 264 (3.69%) Leaflet
18 264 (3.69%) OpenLayers
19 260 (3.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 638 (8.92%) Cloud Native
2 606 (8.47%) Public Cloud
3 430 (6.01%) Algorithms
4 247 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 230 (3.22%) Product Ownership
6 228 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
7 226 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 199 (2.78%) Onboarding
9 191 (2.67%) Data Centre
10 174 (2.43%) Data Structures
11 153 (2.14%) Distributed Systems
12 151 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
13 134 (1.87%) IoT
14 130 (1.82%) Private Cloud
15 124 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
16 108 (1.51%) PKI
17 105 (1.47%) Mobile App
18 99 (1.38%) Legacy Systems
19 71 (0.99%) Distributed Applications
20 68 (0.95%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 952 (13.31%) Linux
2 638 (8.92%) Windows
3 311 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 208 (2.91%) Unix
5 186 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 118 (1.65%) Ubuntu
7 75 (1.05%) CentOS
8 73 (1.02%) Android
9 58 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 55 (0.77%) Debian
11 52 (0.73%) Mac OS
12 50 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
13 38 (0.53%) Windows 10
14 36 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
15 25 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (0.24%) CoreOS
18 10 (0.14%) Solaris
18 10 (0.14%) VMS
18 10 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,342 (46.72%) Agile
2 2,341 (32.73%) Software Engineering
3 1,979 (27.67%) DevOps
4 1,929 (26.97%) CI/CD
5 1,291 (18.05%) Problem-Solving
6 1,228 (17.17%) SDLC
7 1,093 (15.28%) Microservices
8 1,026 (14.34%) Mentoring
9 962 (13.45%) Artificial Intelligence
10 956 (13.37%) Full Stack Development
11 877 (12.26%) Operational Stability
12 805 (11.25%) Scrum
13 783 (10.95%) Machine Learning
13 783 (10.95%) TDD
14 659 (9.21%) Actionable Insight
15 658 (9.20%) Infrastructure as Code
16 626 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 606 (8.47%) Community of Practice
18 578 (8.08%) Computer Science
19 564 (7.88%) Containerisation
Programming Languages
1 1,918 (26.81%) Python
2 1,789 (25.01%) Java
3 1,719 (24.03%) JavaScript
4 1,351 (18.89%) SQL
5 1,000 (13.98%) C#
6 907 (12.68%) TypeScript
7 474 (6.63%) PHP
8 310 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 245 (3.43%) Scala
10 242 (3.38%) Bash
11 171 (2.39%) PL/SQL
12 151 (2.11%) Go
13 82 (1.15%) T-SQL
14 79 (1.10%) C++
15 68 (0.95%) Ruby
16 67 (0.94%) Kotlin
17 61 (0.85%) C
18 48 (0.67%) COBOL
19 40 (0.56%) Groovy
19 40 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,085 (15.17%) Security Cleared
2 765 (10.69%) SC Cleared
3 678 (9.48%) Degree
4 382 (5.34%) AWS Certification
5 314 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 237 (3.31%) DV Cleared
7 209 (2.92%) Azure Certification
8 154 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
9 123 (1.72%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 102 (1.43%) CISSP
11 98 (1.37%) Master's Degree
12 97 (1.36%) CCNA
13 75 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 68 (0.95%) CISM
15 50 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
16 44 (0.62%) DBS Check
17 43 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 42 (0.59%) MCSE
19 41 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
20 39 (0.55%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (4.11%) QA
2 185 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 184 (2.57%) GDPR
4 141 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 115 (1.61%) NIST
6 99 (1.38%) SLA
7 73 (1.02%) Accessibility
8 59 (0.82%) PCI DSS
9 38 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
10 15 (0.21%) HIPAA
10 15 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 14 (0.20%) NCSC
11 14 (0.20%) PMO
12 13 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 9 (0.13%) GRC
13 9 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.13%) SOC 2
14 8 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 7 (0.098%) PSD2
16 6 (0.084%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1,013 (14.16%) Docker
2 319 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 282 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 240 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 90 (1.26%) HDFS
6 38 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (0.45%) VMware NSX
8 29 (0.41%) vSphere
9 27 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
10 26 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (0.31%) Firmware
12 17 (0.24%) XenApp
13 15 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
14 12 (0.17%) XenDesktop
15 11 (0.15%) KVM
15 11 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
16 5 (0.070%) Embedded Firmware
16 5 (0.070%) Terminal Services
17 4 (0.056%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1,093 (15.28%) Kubernetes
2 1,073 (15.00%) Terraform
3 476 (6.65%) Ansible
4 175 (2.45%) Puppet
5 153 (2.14%) Grafana
6 141 (1.97%) Prometheus
7 91 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 67 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
9 60 (0.84%) Progress Chef
10 38 (0.53%) SCCM
11 32 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
11 32 (0.45%) vCenter Server
12 28 (0.39%) ZABBIX
13 22 (0.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 21 (0.29%) Nagios
14 21 (0.29%) VxRail
15 19 (0.27%) FortiGate
15 19 (0.27%) Opsgenie
16 18 (0.25%) Kibana
17 13 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 938 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 634 (8.86%) Google
3 404 (5.65%) Oracle
4 397 (5.55%) VMware
5 280 (3.91%) Databricks
6 265 (3.70%) ESRI
7 211 (2.95%) Cisco
8 203 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 176 (2.46%) Dynatrace
10 151 (2.11%) Splunk
11 111 (1.55%) Informatica
12 96 (1.34%) IBM
13 69 (0.96%) Citrix
14 61 (0.85%) Cloudera
15 58 (0.81%) Alteryx
16 57 (0.80%) Dell
17 53 (0.74%) Salesforce
18 50 (0.70%) Sparx
19 48 (0.67%) ServiceNow
19 48 (0.67%) Veeam