Period
to 14 April 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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 539 686 691
Rank change year-on-year +147 +5 +145
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 329 301 462
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 0.76% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 226 235 348
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,250 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.46% -7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £97,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%

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 34,258 39,434 41,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.14% 34.86% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28,164 32,483 33,474
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,720 £39,114
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,403 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 14 April 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 14 April 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 +158 295 £67,500 - 66
UK excluding London +146 164 £65,000 +8.33% 33
London +94 148 £80,000 +12.28% 40
Work from Home -58 86 £65,000 -11.86% 13
North of England +57 60 £62,500 +4.17% 10
Yorkshire +27 32 £62,500 - 2
Midlands +40 30 £70,000 +16.67% 1
South East +102 27 £62,500 -26.47% 5
South West +33 21 £60,250 +14.76% 6
Scotland +7 20 £55,000 -15.38% 5
West Midlands +18 18 £70,000 +16.67% 1
North West +21 15 £62,500 +4.17% 6
North East - 13 £58,750 - 2
East Midlands - 8 £65,000 -
East of England +59 6 £87,500 +52.17% 4

For the 6 months to 14 April 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.

1 320 (97.26%) AWS
2 203 (61.70%) DevOps
3 165 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (49.85%) Python
5 161 (48.94%) Docker
6 142 (43.16%) Serverless
7 132 (40.12%) Amazon EC2
8 130 (39.51%) AWS Lambda
9 125 (37.99%) Terraform
10 120 (36.47%) Java
11 114 (34.65%) Linux
12 109 (33.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 107 (32.52%) Amazon RDS
14 104 (31.61%) Ansible
15 93 (28.27%) Amazon S3
16 86 (26.14%) Kubernetes
17 82 (24.92%) Jenkins
18 68 (20.67%) Infrastructure as Code
19 65 (19.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 62 (18.84%) Azure
21 61 (18.54%) JavaScript
22 60 (18.24%) MySQL
23 59 (17.93%) Node.js
24 58 (17.63%) Microservices
25 57 (17.33%) Amazon ECS
26 56 (17.02%) Prometheus
27 55 (16.72%) Amazon ELB
28 53 (16.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
29 52 (15.81%) Finance
30 51 (15.50%) Route 53

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 40 (12.16%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (7.29%) Apache
3 13 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.34%) Red Hat Fuse
5 8 (2.43%) Confluence
6 6 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (1.82%) Jupyter
7 5 (1.52%) nginx
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.30%) JBoss
8 1 (0.30%) Mule
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 320 (97.26%) AWS
2 142 (43.16%) Serverless
3 132 (40.12%) Amazon EC2
4 130 (39.51%) AWS Lambda
5 109 (33.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 93 (28.27%) Amazon S3
7 65 (19.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 62 (18.84%) Azure
9 57 (17.33%) Amazon ECS
10 55 (16.72%) Amazon ELB
11 51 (15.50%) Route 53
12 47 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
13 38 (11.55%) AWS CloudTrail
13 38 (11.55%) SaaS
14 34 (10.33%) AWS CodePipeline
15 29 (8.81%) AWS Fargate
16 27 (8.21%) GitHub
17 26 (7.90%) GCP
18 25 (7.60%) Amazon EKS
19 21 (6.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.73%) VPN
2 29 (8.81%) HTTP
3 28 (8.51%) Firewall
4 21 (6.38%) DNS
5 10 (3.04%) OpenVPN
6 8 (2.43%) DHCP
6 8 (2.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.82%) Network Security
7 6 (1.82%) SMTP
8 5 (1.52%) FTP
8 5 (1.52%) SSH
9 3 (0.91%) DMZ
9 3 (0.91%) ICMP
9 3 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.91%) SNMP
10 2 (0.61%) DSL
10 2 (0.61%) Internet
10 2 (0.61%) SSL
10 2 (0.61%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (32.52%) Amazon RDS
2 60 (18.24%) MySQL
3 53 (16.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 34 (10.33%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.78%) Redis
7 16 (4.86%) NoSQL
7 16 (4.86%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.65%) Cosmos DB
9 11 (3.34%) Tableau
10 9 (2.74%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.43%) Snowflake Schema
12 7 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
12 7 (2.13%) Big Data
13 6 (1.82%) BigQuery
13 6 (1.82%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.82%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 82 (24.92%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.64%) GitLab
4 24 (7.29%) JIRA
5 16 (4.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (4.86%) Cucumber
5 16 (4.86%) Postman
5 16 (4.86%) Selenium
6 15 (4.56%) Bitbucket
6 15 (4.56%) CircleCI
6 15 (4.56%) Maven
6 15 (4.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (4.26%) WebDriver
8 12 (3.65%) JMeter
8 12 (3.65%) Newman
9 9 (2.74%) Appium
9 9 (2.74%) Cypress.io
9 9 (2.74%) Mocha
10 6 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 52 (15.81%) Finance
2 44 (13.37%) Games
3 30 (9.12%) Public Sector
4 21 (6.38%) Marketing
5 10 (3.04%) Legal
6 9 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.43%) Banking
8 7 (2.13%) Automotive
8 7 (2.13%) Law
9 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.91%) Electronics
10 3 (0.91%) Retail
11 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (22.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (17.93%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (13.98%) Architect
4 40 (12.16%) Site Engineer
4 40 (12.16%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 37 (11.25%) Developer
6 35 (10.64%) AWS DevOps
7 34 (10.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 28 (8.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 23 (6.99%) AWS Architect
10 22 (6.69%) Senior DevOps
11 21 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 20 (6.08%) Python Engineer
13 19 (5.78%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
13 19 (5.78%) Infrastructure Architect
14 15 (4.56%) Platform Engineer
14 15 (4.56%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.56%) Software Engineer
15 13 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
16 12 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (17.93%) Node.js
2 48 (14.59%) Elastic Stack
3 39 (11.85%) REST
4 34 (10.33%) RESTful
4 34 (10.33%) Web Services
5 31 (9.42%) Kafka
6 30 (9.12%) React
7 23 (6.99%) .NET
8 21 (6.38%) Apache Flex
9 20 (6.08%) CSS
10 19 (5.78%) HTML
11 18 (5.47%) Lambda Expressions
11 18 (5.47%) Spring
12 17 (5.17%) .NET Core
13 14 (4.26%) ASP.NET
13 14 (4.26%) SOAP
14 10 (3.04%) ASP.NET Core
14 10 (3.04%) Spring Boot
15 9 (2.74%) OAuth2
15 9 (2.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.81%) Cloud Native
2 24 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (6.99%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.04%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.43%) User Experience
7 6 (1.82%) Blog
7 6 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.82%) Podcast
7 6 (1.82%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.52%) NHS
8 5 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 114 (34.65%) Linux
2 20 (6.08%) Ubuntu
3 17 (5.17%) Unix
3 17 (5.17%) Windows
4 8 (2.43%) CentOS
5 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.30%) Debian
8 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (61.70%) DevOps
2 165 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (20.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 58 (17.63%) Microservices
5 44 (13.37%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (13.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 41 (12.46%) Test Automation
8 39 (11.85%) Fintech
9 35 (10.64%) Configuration Management
10 31 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (8.81%) Scrum
13 25 (7.60%) TDD
14 23 (6.99%) Kanban
14 23 (6.99%) Mentoring
14 23 (6.99%) Migration
15 22 (6.69%) BDD
15 22 (6.69%) Data Architecture
15 22 (6.69%) Technology Roadmap
16 21 (6.38%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 164 (49.85%) Python
2 120 (36.47%) Java
3 61 (18.54%) JavaScript
4 50 (15.20%) Go
5 37 (11.25%) SQL
6 30 (9.12%) C#
7 29 (8.81%) PHP
8 28 (8.51%) PowerShell
9 27 (8.21%) Bash Shell
10 21 (6.38%) Kotlin
11 19 (5.78%) TypeScript
12 11 (3.34%) Ruby
12 11 (3.34%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.04%) C
14 9 (2.74%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.82%) ES6
15 6 (1.82%) Rust
16 5 (1.52%) Perl
17 4 (1.22%) C++
18 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (10.94%) AWS Certification
2 18 (5.47%) Degree
3 9 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) CISSP
5 2 (0.61%) CISA
5 2 (0.61%) CRISC
5 2 (0.61%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.30%) FFIEC
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.86%) QA
2 11 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.13%) GDPR
4 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.91%) NIST
5 2 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.61%) NCSC
5 2 (0.61%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) GLBA
6 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.30%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 161 (48.94%) Docker
2 7 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.91%) LXC
5 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 125 (37.99%) Terraform
2 104 (31.61%) Ansible
3 86 (26.14%) Kubernetes
4 56 (17.02%) Prometheus
5 50 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (10.94%) ZABBIX
7 32 (9.73%) Puppet
8 24 (7.29%) Grafana
8 24 (7.29%) logstash
9 23 (6.99%) Graphite
10 15 (4.56%) Kibana
11 12 (3.65%) Graylog
11 12 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (3.34%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (3.34%) Opsgenie
13 6 (1.82%) Consul
13 6 (1.82%) Nagios
13 6 (1.82%) Packer
14 4 (1.22%) Nessus
14 4 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (10.64%) Splunk
2 20 (6.08%) Google
2 20 (6.08%) Oracle
3 16 (4.86%) Red Hat
4 14 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.26%) New Relic
5 12 (3.65%) PagerDuty
6 11 (3.34%) AppDynamics
7 10 (3.04%) FNZ
8 7 (2.13%) SAP
9 6 (1.82%) Stackify
10 5 (1.52%) Adobe
10 5 (1.52%) Guidewire
10 5 (1.52%) hybris
10 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.91%) Fortinet
11 3 (0.91%) VMware
12 2 (0.61%) SendGrid
12 2 (0.61%) SolarWinds