Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 588 519 784
Rank change year-on-year -69 +265 +28
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 517 176 326
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 0.91% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 284 135 240
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £44,426
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +12.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £81,875 £85,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.96% +6.25% -

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 54,209 19,271 43,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.34% 40.21% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37,959 16,345 35,999
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,383
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -68 455 £70,000 - 92
UK excluding London -77 224 £65,000 +1.96% 42
London -155 221 £75,000 +7.14% 52
Work from Home -164 136 £70,000 - 24
South East -98 79 £65,000 +136.36% 7
North of England -101 67 £67,500 +3.85% 17
Midlands -84 53 £63,500 -10.25% 12
North West -69 41 £65,000 +4.00% 13
West Midlands -78 35 £62,000 -12.37% 8
Yorkshire -103 20 £67,500 - 4
East Midlands - 18 £65,000 - 3
East of England - 15 £56,250 - 3
Scotland -86 6 £65,000 +26.83% 1
South West -99 6 £75,000 +92.31% 1
North East - 6 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 515 (99.61%) AWS
2 348 (67.31%) DevOps
3 294 (56.87%) Serverless
4 276 (53.38%) Python
5 271 (52.42%) AWS Lambda
6 259 (50.10%) Amazon S3
7 252 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
8 246 (47.58%) Terraform
9 206 (39.85%) Linux
10 201 (38.88%) Azure
11 193 (37.33%) Docker
12 182 (35.20%) Amazon EC2
13 170 (32.88%) AWS CloudFormation
13 170 (32.88%) Kubernetes
14 154 (29.79%) Amazon RDS
15 153 (29.59%) Java
16 147 (28.43%) JavaScript
17 139 (26.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 128 (24.76%) Ansible
18 128 (24.76%) Infrastructure as Code
19 124 (23.98%) Microservices
19 124 (23.98%) Software Engineering
20 123 (23.79%) Jenkins
20 123 (23.79%) Git (software)
21 117 (22.63%) Windows
22 113 (21.86%) Node.js
23 111 (21.47%) CloudFront
24 109 (21.08%) Analytics
25 104 (20.12%) AWS CloudTrail
26 101 (19.54%) PowerShell

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 83 (16.05%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (6.96%) Apache
3 29 (5.61%) Apache Spark
4 26 (5.03%) Confluence
5 18 (3.48%) nginx
6 10 (1.93%) IIS
7 9 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
8 8 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.16%) Traefik
10 4 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.77%) SAS
10 4 (0.77%) WordPress
11 3 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (1.93%) Adobe Premiere
1 10 (1.93%) Final Cut Pro
2 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.39%) Figma
3 2 (0.39%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 35 (6.77%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 515 (99.61%) AWS
2 294 (56.87%) Serverless
3 271 (52.42%) AWS Lambda
4 259 (50.10%) Amazon S3
5 201 (38.88%) Azure
6 182 (35.20%) Amazon EC2
7 170 (32.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 111 (21.47%) CloudFront
9 104 (20.12%) AWS CloudTrail
10 92 (17.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 86 (16.63%) GCP
12 85 (16.44%) Amazon ECS
12 85 (16.44%) Amazon SQS
13 68 (13.15%) SaaS
14 62 (11.99%) Amazon Kinesis
15 61 (11.80%) Amazon EKS
16 51 (9.86%) Route 53
17 49 (9.48%) Amazon GuardDuty
17 49 (9.48%) GitHub
18 47 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.48%) Firewall
2 24 (4.64%) HTTP
3 23 (4.45%) Cisco IPT
3 23 (4.45%) VPN
4 20 (3.87%) DNS
5 16 (3.09%) Internet
5 16 (3.09%) WebEx
6 12 (2.32%) SMTP
7 10 (1.93%) SSH
8 9 (1.74%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.16%) tcpdump
10 5 (0.97%) Network Security
11 4 (0.77%) FTP
11 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.77%) IPv6
11 4 (0.77%) RTSP
11 4 (0.77%) UPnP
12 3 (0.58%) DHCP
12 3 (0.58%) SSL
13 2 (0.39%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (29.79%) Amazon RDS
2 139 (26.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 95 (18.38%) MySQL
4 61 (11.80%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (10.83%) Amazon Athena
6 54 (10.44%) NoSQL
7 51 (9.86%) Redis
8 42 (8.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 40 (7.74%) Relational Database
10 39 (7.54%) SQL Server
11 33 (6.38%) Big Data
11 33 (6.38%) Data Lake
12 32 (6.19%) Amazon Aurora
13 26 (5.03%) Electronic Patient Records
14 23 (4.45%) MongoDB
15 16 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (2.71%) RDBMS
18 12 (2.32%) Oracle Database
19 9 (1.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 123 (23.79%) Git (software)
1 123 (23.79%) Jenkins
2 51 (9.86%) JIRA
3 50 (9.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 47 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 34 (6.58%) IBM UrbanCode
5 34 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (6.58%) Travis CI
6 26 (5.03%) CircleCI
7 24 (4.64%) GitLab
8 20 (3.87%) webpack
9 18 (3.48%) Storybook
10 17 (3.29%) Cypress.io
10 17 (3.29%) kappa
11 13 (2.51%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.13%) Bitbucket
12 11 (2.13%) git-flow
13 10 (1.93%) Babel
13 10 (1.93%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.55%) Mocha
General
1 80 (15.47%) Social Skills
2 49 (9.48%) Games
3 37 (7.16%) Finance
4 32 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.87%) Law
6 15 (2.90%) Banking
7 14 (2.71%) Presentation Skills
8 13 (2.51%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.93%) Billing
10 7 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
10 7 (1.35%) Retail
10 7 (1.35%) Wearables
11 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
12 3 (0.58%) Marketing
12 3 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (18.96%) Developer
2 95 (18.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 81 (15.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (14.31%) AWS Engineer
5 56 (10.83%) Security Engineer
6 41 (7.93%) Senior Developer
7 39 (7.54%) Software Engineer
8 35 (6.77%) AWS DevOps
9 34 (6.58%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 31 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
11 26 (5.03%) Data Engineer
12 24 (4.64%) Architect
13 22 (4.26%) Lead DevOps
14 21 (4.06%) AWS Architect
14 21 (4.06%) DevSecOps Engineer
15 19 (3.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 19 (3.68%) Backend Developer
15 19 (3.68%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 17 (3.29%) Senior DevOps
16 17 (3.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (21.86%) Node.js
2 98 (18.96%) Elastic Stack
3 90 (17.41%) React
4 76 (14.70%) REST
5 68 (13.15%) Web Services
6 63 (12.19%) JSON
7 54 (10.44%) XML
8 51 (9.86%) RESTful
9 47 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 45 (8.70%) Kafka
11 42 (8.12%) Vue.js
12 40 (7.74%) Jest
13 37 (7.16%) .NET
14 28 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (4.45%) WebSockets
16 22 (4.26%) Serverless Framework
17 21 (4.06%) SOAP
18 20 (3.87%) React Native
18 20 (3.87%) Spring
19 19 (3.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.93%) Cloud Native
2 39 (7.54%) Public Cloud
3 25 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.71%) Algorithms
5 12 (2.32%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (2.32%) Enterprise Cloud
5 12 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (2.32%) NHS
5 12 (2.32%) User Experience
6 11 (2.13%) Clustering
7 10 (1.93%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.93%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (1.93%) Video Editing
8 8 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.55%) Legacy Code
9 7 (1.35%) PlayStation
9 7 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 206 (39.85%) Linux
2 117 (22.63%) Windows
3 34 (6.58%) Mac OS
3 34 (6.58%) Mesosphere
4 28 (5.42%) Unix
5 25 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.51%) CentOS
6 13 (2.51%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.74%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.55%) Android
8 8 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.77%) Debian
11 3 (0.58%) VMS
12 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (67.31%) DevOps
2 252 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (24.76%) Infrastructure as Code
4 124 (23.98%) Microservices
4 124 (23.98%) Software Engineering
5 109 (21.08%) Analytics
6 93 (17.99%) Mentoring
7 89 (17.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 89 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (17.02%) Configuration Management
9 75 (14.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (14.31%) Scrum
11 69 (13.35%) Test Automation
12 67 (12.96%) Visualisation
13 65 (12.57%) Continuous Deployment
14 64 (12.38%) Data Analytics
15 61 (11.80%) Technical Leadership
16 60 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
17 59 (11.41%) Front End Development
18 57 (11.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 276 (53.38%) Python
2 153 (29.59%) Java
3 147 (28.43%) JavaScript
4 101 (19.54%) PowerShell
5 97 (18.76%) C#
6 89 (17.21%) Bash Shell
7 73 (14.12%) Go
8 62 (11.99%) SQL
9 53 (10.25%) Ruby
10 47 (9.09%) TypeScript
11 41 (7.93%) Perl
12 39 (7.54%) PHP
13 34 (6.58%) VB
14 25 (4.84%) Scala
15 19 (3.68%) ES6
16 11 (2.13%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.74%) C++
18 8 (1.55%) Groovy
19 7 (1.35%) C
19 7 (1.35%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 78 (15.09%) Degree
2 57 (11.03%) AWS Certification
3 34 (6.58%) GCFA
3 34 (6.58%) GCFE
3 34 (6.58%) GCIA
3 34 (6.58%) GCIH
3 34 (6.58%) SANS
4 31 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 23 (4.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 23 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (4.45%) CISSP
6 15 (2.90%) CCSP
7 12 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.19%) MCSA
10 1 (0.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.13%) QA
2 8 (1.55%) GDPR
2 8 (1.55%) SLA
3 7 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.16%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) IFRS
6 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 193 (37.33%) Docker
2 20 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.48%) Active Directory
4 16 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.16%) XenApp
7 5 (0.97%) Snort
8 2 (0.39%) Varnish
8 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 246 (47.58%) Terraform
2 170 (32.88%) Kubernetes
3 128 (24.76%) Ansible
4 89 (17.21%) Prometheus
5 76 (14.70%) Grafana
6 69 (13.35%) Puppet
7 68 (13.15%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (9.09%) Kibana
9 43 (8.32%) logstash
10 34 (6.58%) Automic
11 32 (6.19%) Consul
12 29 (5.61%) Nagios
13 17 (3.29%) Graphite
14 15 (2.90%) ZABBIX
15 11 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (2.13%) Rancher
15 11 (2.13%) Salt
16 10 (1.93%) Opsgenie
17 9 (1.74%) Packer
18 6 (1.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 67 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.44%) Splunk
3 47 (9.09%) New Relic
4 37 (7.16%) Oracle
5 25 (4.84%) Dynatrace
6 23 (4.45%) Databricks
7 22 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 20 (3.87%) VMware
9 17 (3.29%) Facebook
10 13 (2.51%) Google
10 13 (2.51%) HP
11 12 (2.32%) Instagram
11 12 (2.32%) Twitter
12 10 (1.93%) BT
12 10 (1.93%) YouTube
13 8 (1.55%) Cisco
14 7 (1.35%) SaltStack
14 7 (1.35%) Xero
15 6 (1.16%) SAP
15 6 (1.16%) Stackify