Period
to 29 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 822 1084 -
Rank change year-on-year +262 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 188 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.022% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 0.081% -
Number of salaries quoted 119 29 0
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year -15.38% - -

Amazon EKS 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 41,638 40,593 38,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.07% 26.85% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33,838 32,435 31,862
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EKS.

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 2020. 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 +256 185 £75,000 +15.38% 35
London +208 153 £85,000 +27.34% 24
UK excluding London +139 35 £55,000 -15.38% 14
East of England - 10 £55,000 - 3
North of England +67 9 £45,000 -21.74% 1
South West +45 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Yorkshire +40 6 £45,000 -21.74%
South East +39 5 £80,000 +3.23% 5
North West - 3 - - 1
Wales - 3 £56,250 - 3
West Midlands +54 1 £57,500 -17.86% 1
Midlands +48 1 £57,500 -17.86% 1

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, IT jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 EKS.

1 171 (90.96%) AWS
2 120 (63.83%) Kubernetes
3 118 (62.77%) Docker
4 113 (60.11%) Terraform
5 109 (57.98%) DevOps
6 94 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
7 78 (41.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 76 (40.43%) Finance
9 75 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (38.30%) Python
11 67 (35.64%) Linux
12 65 (34.57%) Azure
13 64 (34.04%) Ansible
14 58 (30.85%) Jenkins
15 57 (30.32%) Public Cloud
16 55 (29.26%) Infrastructure as Code
16 55 (29.26%) Amazon EC2
17 48 (25.53%) Serverless
18 47 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
19 46 (24.47%) Node.js
20 45 (23.94%) Bash Shell
21 44 (23.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 43 (22.87%) Microservices
22 43 (22.87%) Java
23 41 (21.81%) Cloud Native
24 40 (21.28%) Puppet
25 38 (20.21%) Amazon S3
26 37 (19.68%) OpenShift
27 36 (19.15%) Configuration Management
27 36 (19.15%) Windows

Amazon EKS
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 25 (13.30%) Confluence
2 18 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.98%) IIS
4 12 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.26%) nginx
6 7 (3.72%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (2.66%) Jupyter
8 4 (2.13%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.60%) Apache
10 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 171 (90.96%) AWS
2 94 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
3 78 (41.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 65 (34.57%) Azure
5 55 (29.26%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (25.53%) Serverless
7 47 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
8 44 (23.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 38 (20.21%) Amazon S3
10 37 (19.68%) OpenShift
11 35 (18.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 35 (18.62%) GCP
12 32 (17.02%) AWS Fargate
13 25 (13.30%) AWS CodePipeline
14 21 (11.17%) Amazon ELB
15 19 (10.11%) SaaS
16 17 (9.04%) GitHub
17 16 (8.51%) npm
18 9 (4.79%) Amazon Kinesis
18 9 (4.79%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.77%) VPN
2 19 (10.11%) SSL
3 16 (8.51%) Firewall
4 15 (7.98%) DNS
4 15 (7.98%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.32%) Calico
6 3 (1.60%) HTTP
7 1 (0.53%) DAB
7 1 (0.53%) DMZ
7 1 (0.53%) DSL
7 1 (0.53%) Internet
7 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (9.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 18 (9.57%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.85%) MySQL
5 9 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.19%) Big Data
7 5 (2.66%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (2.66%) Redis
8 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.60%) Flink
9 3 (1.60%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.06%) BigQuery
10 2 (1.06%) DB2
10 2 (1.06%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 58 (30.85%) Jenkins
2 29 (15.43%) JIRA
3 28 (14.89%) Git (software)
4 21 (11.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (11.17%) TeamCity
5 20 (10.64%) Babel
5 20 (10.64%) webpack
6 16 (8.51%) CircleCI
6 16 (8.51%) Maven
7 15 (7.98%) Ant
7 15 (7.98%) Artifactory
7 15 (7.98%) Bower
7 15 (7.98%) Chocolatey
7 15 (7.98%) MSBuild
7 15 (7.98%) SonarQube
7 15 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (7.98%) TestRail
7 15 (7.98%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (7.98%) Zephyr
8 11 (5.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 76 (40.43%) Finance
2 12 (6.38%) Banking
3 10 (5.32%) Retail
4 6 (3.19%) Law
5 2 (1.06%) Games
5 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (31.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (20.21%) Architect
3 37 (19.68%) AWS Engineer
4 27 (14.36%) AWS DevOps
4 27 (14.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 25 (13.30%) Platform Engineer
6 24 (12.77%) Software Architect
7 23 (12.23%) Developer
8 22 (11.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (11.17%) Cloud Architect
10 20 (10.64%) Node.js Developer
11 19 (10.11%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (9.57%) Angular Developer
12 18 (9.57%) React Developer
13 13 (6.91%) Senior DevOps
13 13 (6.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 9 (4.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 8 (4.26%) Python Engineer
15 8 (4.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
16 7 (3.72%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.47%) Node.js
2 33 (17.55%) REST
3 28 (14.89%) Elastic Stack
4 24 (12.77%) GraphQL
5 22 (11.70%) React
6 21 (11.17%) AngularJS
7 20 (10.64%) CSS
7 20 (10.64%) Fusebox
7 20 (10.64%) Sass
7 20 (10.64%) Swagger
7 20 (10.64%) Vue.js
8 19 (10.11%) Web Services
9 15 (7.98%) Kafka
9 15 (7.98%) LAMP
10 13 (6.91%) LDAP
11 8 (4.26%) JSON
11 8 (4.26%) OpenID
11 8 (4.26%) SAML
12 6 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.19%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (30.32%) Public Cloud
2 41 (21.81%) Cloud Native
3 17 (9.04%) Algorithms
4 14 (7.45%) Data Structures
5 12 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (4.79%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.06%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.53%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (35.64%) Linux
2 36 (19.15%) Windows
3 15 (7.98%) Unix
3 15 (7.98%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.85%) CentOS
5 5 (2.66%) CoreOS
6 4 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.06%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (57.98%) DevOps
2 75 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (29.26%) Infrastructure as Code
4 43 (22.87%) Microservices
5 36 (19.15%) Configuration Management
6 35 (18.62%) Architectural Design
7 34 (18.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 34 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (18.09%) SDLC
8 29 (15.43%) Infrastructure Automation
8 29 (15.43%) Software Engineering
9 28 (14.89%) Migration
9 28 (14.89%) Open Source
10 24 (12.77%) BDD
10 24 (12.77%) Load Balancing
11 22 (11.70%) API Development
11 22 (11.70%) Coaching
11 22 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (10.64%) API Design
12 20 (10.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.30%) Python
2 45 (23.94%) Bash Shell
3 43 (22.87%) Java
4 34 (18.09%) C
5 28 (14.89%) Go
5 28 (14.89%) PowerShell
6 24 (12.77%) SQL
7 18 (9.57%) C#
8 16 (8.51%) Ruby
9 15 (7.98%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.98%) T-SQL
10 12 (6.38%) Scala
11 11 (5.85%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.19%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.60%) C++
13 3 (1.60%) Groovy
13 3 (1.60%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.06%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.53%) Rust
Qualifications
1 22 (11.70%) Degree
2 11 (5.85%) DV Cleared
2 11 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) GDPR
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 118 (62.77%) Docker
2 13 (6.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.13%) OpenSSH
4 2 (1.06%) Varnish
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.53%) zsh
Systems Management
1 120 (63.83%) Kubernetes
2 113 (60.11%) Terraform
3 64 (34.04%) Ansible
4 40 (21.28%) Puppet
5 26 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (11.17%) Prometheus
7 18 (9.57%) Grafana
8 11 (5.85%) Istio
9 7 (3.72%) Packer
10 6 (3.19%) Kibana
10 6 (3.19%) Pingdom
10 6 (3.19%) StatsD
11 5 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (2.13%) Rancher
13 1 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 31 (16.49%) Google
2 15 (7.98%) Atlassian
2 15 (7.98%) Black Duck
2 15 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.98%) Splunk
3 6 (3.19%) FIS
3 6 (3.19%) PagerDuty
3 6 (3.19%) WorldPay
4 4 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (1.06%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.06%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Facebook
6 1 (0.53%) Progress
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.53%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.53%) VMware