Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 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
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 696 1017 1220
Rank change year-on-year +321 +203 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 151 95 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.064% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.53% 0.22% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 123 81 5
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 -
% change year-on-year -18.52% - -

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 28,309 43,573 42,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.91% 29.58% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23,057 35,395 34,541
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Top 14 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 5 July 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 +320 149 £80,000 +6.67% 16
London +207 120 £85,000 +13.33% 5
UK excluding London +244 31 £55,000 -18.52% 13
North of England +133 7 £62,500 +8.70% 8
East of England +105 7 £55,000 -18.52% 1
North West +107 6 £68,750 +5.77% 3
South East +158 5 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Midlands +122 5 £75,000 +33.33%
South West +118 5 £50,000 -25.93%
East Midlands - 5 £75,000 -
Work from Home +60 4 £61,250 +2.08% 3
Yorkshire +110 1 £30,000 -47.83% 4
Wales - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 5 July 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.

1 134 (88.74%) AWS
2 124 (82.12%) Kubernetes
3 96 (63.58%) DevOps
4 91 (60.26%) Terraform
5 90 (59.60%) Docker
6 82 (54.30%) Amazon ECS
7 79 (52.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 68 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (39.07%) Finance
10 58 (38.41%) Python
10 58 (38.41%) Azure
10 58 (38.41%) GCP
11 50 (33.11%) Serverless
12 49 (32.45%) Amazon EC2
13 48 (31.79%) Node.js
13 48 (31.79%) AWS Lambda
14 44 (29.14%) Jenkins
15 43 (28.48%) Cloud Native
16 40 (26.49%) Microservices
16 40 (26.49%) Infrastructure as Code
17 39 (25.83%) Public Cloud
18 37 (24.50%) Ansible
18 37 (24.50%) Google
19 35 (23.18%) Linux
20 33 (21.85%) Amazon S3
21 32 (21.19%) Continuous Delivery
22 31 (20.53%) AWS CodePipeline
23 30 (19.87%) Java
24 29 (19.21%) JavaScript
24 29 (19.21%) JIRA

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 17 (11.26%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (7.95%) Confluence
3 9 (5.96%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.97%) Apache Airflow
5 5 (3.31%) nginx
6 4 (2.65%) Apache
6 4 (2.65%) Hyperledger
6 4 (2.65%) Jupyter
6 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Eikon
2 2 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 134 (88.74%) AWS
2 82 (54.30%) Amazon ECS
3 79 (52.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 58 (38.41%) Azure
4 58 (38.41%) GCP
5 50 (33.11%) Serverless
6 49 (32.45%) Amazon EC2
7 48 (31.79%) AWS Lambda
8 33 (21.85%) Amazon S3
9 31 (20.53%) AWS CodePipeline
10 29 (19.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 22 (14.57%) AWS Fargate
12 18 (11.92%) OpenShift
13 16 (10.60%) SaaS
14 13 (8.61%) CloudFront
15 11 (7.28%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (7.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (6.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 9 (5.96%) Amazon EMR
18 6 (3.97%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.62%) VPN
2 7 (4.64%) Calico
3 4 (2.65%) DSL
3 4 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) DAB
5 1 (0.66%) DMZ
5 1 (0.66%) Firewall
5 1 (0.66%) Internet
5 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (11.26%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (11.26%) Redis
3 16 (10.60%) MySQL
4 15 (9.93%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.61%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (7.28%) Amazon Aurora
6 11 (7.28%) BigQuery
7 8 (5.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.30%) Big Data
8 6 (3.97%) Blockchain
8 6 (3.97%) Flink
8 6 (3.97%) Looker
9 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.31%) Snowflake Schema
10 4 (2.65%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.65%) HBase
10 4 (2.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (29.14%) Jenkins
2 29 (19.21%) JIRA
3 22 (14.57%) Git (software)
4 20 (13.25%) Babel
4 20 (13.25%) webpack
5 17 (11.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (7.28%) Artifactory
7 10 (6.62%) CircleCI
7 10 (6.62%) GitLab
8 9 (5.96%) Codeship
9 7 (4.64%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.64%) Maven
10 5 (3.31%) Ant
11 3 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.99%) Gradle
12 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.32%) JMeter
12 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.66%) Flyway
13 1 (0.66%) SonarQube
General
1 59 (39.07%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Retail
3 10 (6.62%) Banking
3 10 (6.62%) Games
4 7 (4.64%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (28.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (15.23%) Developer
3 22 (14.57%) AWS Engineer
4 21 (13.91%) Senior DevOps
4 21 (13.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 20 (13.25%) Architect
6 19 (12.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (11.92%) Angular Developer
7 18 (11.92%) Node.js Developer
7 18 (11.92%) React Developer
8 17 (11.26%) AWS DevOps
9 15 (9.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 13 (8.61%) Python Engineer
11 12 (7.95%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (7.28%) Platform Engineer
12 11 (7.28%) Software Engineer
13 10 (6.62%) Python Software Engineer
14 9 (5.96%) Cloud Architect
15 8 (5.30%) Data Architect
15 8 (5.30%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.79%) Node.js
2 28 (18.54%) REST
3 27 (17.88%) GraphQL
3 27 (17.88%) Kafka
4 25 (16.56%) React
5 21 (13.91%) AngularJS
5 21 (13.91%) Swagger
6 20 (13.25%) CSS
6 20 (13.25%) Fusebox
6 20 (13.25%) Sass
6 20 (13.25%) Vue.js
7 12 (7.95%) Web Services
8 11 (7.28%) Lambda Expressions
9 9 (5.96%) Celery
9 9 (5.96%) Flask
9 9 (5.96%) SQLAlchemy
10 7 (4.64%) .NET
11 6 (3.97%) Akka
12 5 (3.31%) Apache Flex
13 4 (2.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.48%) Cloud Native
2 39 (25.83%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.97%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.31%) Replication
7 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.99%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.32%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.18%) Linux
2 8 (5.30%) Windows
3 7 (4.64%) CentOS
3 7 (4.64%) CoreOS
4 4 (2.65%) Unix
5 2 (1.32%) DC/OS
5 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (63.58%) DevOps
2 68 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (26.49%) Infrastructure as Code
3 40 (26.49%) Microservices
4 32 (21.19%) Continuous Delivery
5 29 (19.21%) BDD
6 28 (18.54%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 27 (17.88%) Infrastructure Automation
8 26 (17.22%) Software Engineering
9 23 (15.23%) API Development
10 22 (14.57%) API Design
11 21 (13.91%) Customer-Centricity
11 21 (13.91%) Pair Programming
12 20 (13.25%) Mentoring
13 19 (12.58%) Fintech
13 19 (12.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
14 16 (10.60%) Open Source
15 15 (9.93%) Scrum
16 12 (7.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.41%) Python
2 30 (19.87%) Java
3 29 (19.21%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell
5 17 (11.26%) SQL
6 15 (9.93%) TypeScript
7 10 (6.62%) Go
7 10 (6.62%) Groovy
8 9 (5.96%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.64%) C
10 6 (3.97%) Kotlin
10 6 (3.97%) Rust
10 6 (3.97%) Scala
11 3 (1.99%) C#
11 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Java 8
12 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) OCP
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.99%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.66%) MBA
5 1 (0.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 90 (59.60%) Docker
2 4 (2.65%) Varnish
3 2 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 124 (82.12%) Kubernetes
2 91 (60.26%) Terraform
3 37 (24.50%) Ansible
4 17 (11.26%) Prometheus
4 17 (11.26%) Puppet
5 13 (8.61%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (6.62%) Grafana
7 7 (4.64%) Istio
8 5 (3.31%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.32%) Graylog
9 2 (1.32%) Kibana
9 2 (1.32%) Marathon
9 2 (1.32%) Mesos
10 1 (0.66%) Bareos
10 1 (0.66%) Opsgenie
10 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.66%) StatsD
10 1 (0.66%) WSUS
10 1 (0.66%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (24.50%) Google
2 7 (4.64%) Splunk
2 7 (4.64%) Veracode
3 5 (3.31%) Confluent
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle
3 5 (3.31%) Perforce
4 4 (2.65%) IBM
4 4 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.99%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.32%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.32%) Facebook
6 2 (1.32%) Sparx
6 2 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (0.66%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.66%) Apple
7 1 (0.66%) Progress
7 1 (0.66%) Symantec
7 1 (0.66%) Talend
7 1 (0.66%) WSO2