Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 602 582 724
Rank change year-on-year -20 +142 +77
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 423 215 401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.87% 0.86% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 249 163 298
10th Percentile £46,250 £48,250 £44,828
25th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £53,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +16.67%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

Amazon CloudWatch is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48,605 25,142 43,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.79% 36.65% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35,004 20,767 35,890
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch.

Salary trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch within the UK over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
England -29 375 £74,250 +6.07% 92
London -64 215 £75,000 -6.25% 56
UK excluding London -51 171 £65,000 - 38
Work from Home -168 121 £73,500 +6.91% 21
North of England -39 58 £67,500 - 12
South East -72 39 £60,000 -25.00% 4
Midlands -51 34 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Yorkshire -51 29 £67,500 - 5
West Midlands -64 24 £45,000 -5.26% 8
North West -38 21 £70,000 +5.66% 7
Scotland -60 17 £55,000 +120.00% 1
South West -66 12 £75,000 +48.51% 2
East of England -35 11 £87,500 +45.83% 7
North East - 8 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £65,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 419 (99.05%) AWS
2 263 (62.17%) DevOps
3 220 (52.01%) Serverless
4 213 (50.35%) Python
5 203 (47.99%) Terraform
6 199 (47.04%) AWS Lambda
7 196 (46.34%) Docker
8 185 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
9 168 (39.72%) Amazon S3
10 159 (37.59%) Amazon EC2
11 144 (34.04%) Java
12 140 (33.10%) AWS CloudFormation
13 138 (32.62%) Linux
14 127 (30.02%) Azure
15 126 (29.79%) Amazon RDS
16 125 (29.55%) Kubernetes
17 122 (28.84%) Microservices
18 118 (27.90%) Ansible
19 110 (26.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 106 (25.06%) Jenkins
21 105 (24.82%) Infrastructure as Code
22 104 (24.59%) JavaScript
23 97 (22.93%) Node.js
24 94 (22.22%) Git (software)
25 86 (20.33%) Elastic Stack
26 83 (19.62%) REST
27 79 (18.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
28 78 (18.44%) Amazon ECS
29 75 (17.73%) GCP
30 73 (17.26%) MySQL

Amazon CloudWatch
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 71 (16.78%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.02%) Apache
3 15 (3.55%) Confluence
4 13 (3.07%) nginx
5 12 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.65%) Apache Airflow
6 7 (1.65%) Red Hat Fuse
7 6 (1.42%) Jupyter
7 6 (1.42%) Traefik
8 5 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) IIS
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Adobe Premiere
1 6 (1.42%) Final Cut Pro
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 419 (99.05%) AWS
2 220 (52.01%) Serverless
3 199 (47.04%) AWS Lambda
4 168 (39.72%) Amazon S3
5 159 (37.59%) Amazon EC2
6 140 (33.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 127 (30.02%) Azure
8 79 (18.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 78 (18.44%) Amazon ECS
10 75 (17.73%) GCP
11 71 (16.78%) Amazon SQS
12 64 (15.13%) CloudFront
13 56 (13.24%) Amazon ELB
14 50 (11.82%) AWS CodePipeline
15 46 (10.87%) SaaS
16 44 (10.40%) Amazon EKS
16 44 (10.40%) Route 53
17 43 (10.17%) AWS CloudTrail
18 41 (9.69%) GitHub
19 40 (9.46%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.58%) Firewall
2 35 (8.27%) HTTP
3 31 (7.33%) VPN
4 17 (4.02%) DNS
5 16 (3.78%) Internet
6 11 (2.60%) WebEx
7 10 (2.36%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.65%) DHCP
9 6 (1.42%) Network Security
9 6 (1.42%) SMTP
10 4 (0.95%) DMZ
10 4 (0.95%) ICMP
10 4 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.95%) SNMP
10 4 (0.95%) SSL
11 3 (0.71%) DSL
11 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.71%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.71%) SSH
11 3 (0.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (29.79%) Amazon RDS
2 110 (26.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 73 (17.26%) MySQL
4 52 (12.29%) Redis
5 41 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (7.33%) SQL Server
7 29 (6.86%) NoSQL
7 29 (6.86%) Relational Database
8 25 (5.91%) Amazon Athena
9 20 (4.73%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (3.31%) Amazon Aurora
12 13 (3.07%) MariaDB
13 12 (2.84%) Big Data
13 12 (2.84%) Oracle Database
13 12 (2.84%) Tableau
14 10 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
16 7 (1.65%) BigQuery
16 7 (1.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 106 (25.06%) Jenkins
2 94 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 46 (10.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 44 (10.40%) JIRA
5 38 (8.98%) GitLab
6 28 (6.62%) TeamCity
7 23 (5.44%) IBM UrbanCode
7 23 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (5.44%) Travis CI
8 22 (5.20%) CircleCI
9 18 (4.26%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.55%) Bitbucket
11 14 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (3.07%) JMeter
12 13 (3.07%) Selenium
13 10 (2.36%) Mocha
13 10 (2.36%) Postman
13 10 (2.36%) Visual Studio
14 9 (2.13%) Maven
15 8 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 60 (14.18%) Social Skills
2 55 (13.00%) Games
3 39 (9.22%) Finance
4 37 (8.75%) Public Sector
5 18 (4.26%) Marketing
6 12 (2.84%) Presentation Skills
7 11 (2.60%) Billing
7 11 (2.60%) Law
8 10 (2.36%) Banking
9 7 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.42%) Automotive
10 6 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
10 6 (1.42%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Retail
13 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (18.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (16.55%) Developer
3 63 (14.89%) AWS Engineer
4 52 (12.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 42 (9.93%) Architect
6 41 (9.69%) AWS DevOps
7 29 (6.86%) AWS Architect
8 26 (6.15%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 25 (5.91%) Site Engineer
10 24 (5.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.96%) Senior Developer
12 20 (4.73%) Senior DevOps
12 20 (4.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.73%) Software Engineer
13 19 (4.49%) Lead DevOps
14 18 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
15 17 (4.02%) Platform Engineer
16 14 (3.31%) Cloud Architect
17 13 (3.07%) Python Engineer
18 12 (2.84%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (22.93%) Node.js
2 86 (20.33%) Elastic Stack
3 83 (19.62%) REST
4 72 (17.02%) React
5 69 (16.31%) Web Services
6 67 (15.84%) RESTful
7 41 (9.69%) AngularJS
8 27 (6.38%) .NET
8 27 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (5.91%) Vue.js
10 24 (5.67%) HTML
11 22 (5.20%) Kafka
12 20 (4.73%) .NET Core
12 20 (4.73%) SOAP
12 20 (4.73%) Spring
13 18 (4.26%) React Native
14 17 (4.02%) XML
15 15 (3.55%) Lambda Expressions
15 15 (3.55%) Spring Boot
16 14 (3.31%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.80%) Mobile App
2 31 (7.33%) Cloud Native
3 22 (5.20%) Public Cloud
4 15 (3.55%) User Experience
5 12 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (2.60%) Clustering
7 10 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.36%) NHS
8 9 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.89%) Blog
9 8 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.89%) Legacy Code
9 8 (1.89%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.65%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.42%) Podcast
11 6 (1.42%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 138 (32.62%) Linux
2 49 (11.58%) Windows
3 27 (6.38%) Unix
4 23 (5.44%) Mesosphere
5 14 (3.31%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.36%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.89%) CentOS
8 7 (1.65%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.18%) Android
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) VMS
11 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (62.17%) DevOps
2 185 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (28.84%) Microservices
4 105 (24.82%) Infrastructure as Code
5 71 (16.78%) Software Engineering
6 66 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 58 (13.71%) Test Automation
9 57 (13.48%) Scrum
10 56 (13.24%) Configuration Management
11 53 (12.53%) Problem-Solving
12 50 (11.82%) Mentoring
13 48 (11.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 48 (11.35%) TDD
14 44 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (10.17%) Continuous Deployment
16 40 (9.46%) Front End Development
16 40 (9.46%) Technical Leadership
17 38 (8.98%) Analytics
18 37 (8.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 213 (50.35%) Python
2 144 (34.04%) Java
3 104 (24.59%) JavaScript
4 58 (13.71%) SQL
5 57 (13.48%) Bash Shell
5 57 (13.48%) Go
6 44 (10.40%) PHP
7 41 (9.69%) PowerShell
8 37 (8.75%) TypeScript
9 35 (8.27%) C#
10 21 (4.96%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.60%) ES6
12 10 (2.36%) Ruby
13 7 (1.65%) Rust
14 5 (1.18%) C++
14 5 (1.18%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (1.18%) Perl
15 4 (0.95%) Java 8
16 3 (0.71%) C
16 3 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 41 (9.69%) Degree
3 17 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.95%) CISSP
7 2 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.47%) CISA
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.47%) CRISC
7 2 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) FFIEC
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) MCSA
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.31%) QA
2 12 (2.84%) Accessibility
3 9 (2.13%) GDPR
4 7 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.65%) SLA
5 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) GLBA
6 1 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.24%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.24%) NCSC
6 1 (0.24%) NIST
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 196 (46.34%) Docker
2 10 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.95%) Snort
5 2 (0.47%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 203 (47.99%) Terraform
2 125 (29.55%) Kubernetes
3 118 (27.90%) Ansible
4 70 (16.55%) Prometheus
5 63 (14.89%) Grafana
6 48 (11.35%) Puppet
7 44 (10.40%) Kibana
8 42 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
9 41 (9.69%) logstash
10 29 (6.86%) Consul
11 23 (5.44%) Automic
12 20 (4.73%) ZABBIX
13 14 (3.31%) Nagios
14 13 (3.07%) Packer
15 12 (2.84%) Graphite
16 11 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
16 11 (2.60%) Rancher
17 10 (2.36%) Opsgenie
18 7 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
19 6 (1.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (12.77%) Splunk
2 36 (8.51%) Oracle
3 33 (7.80%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.62%) New Relic
5 25 (5.91%) Google
6 15 (3.55%) PagerDuty
7 13 (3.07%) AppDynamics
8 12 (2.84%) Stackify
9 11 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.60%) VMware
10 8 (1.89%) Facebook
10 8 (1.89%) Instagram
11 6 (1.42%) BT
11 6 (1.42%) SendGrid
11 6 (1.42%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.42%) Twitter
11 6 (1.42%) YouTube
12 5 (1.18%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.18%) Confluent
12 5 (1.18%) Guidewire