Period
to 4 April 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 4 April 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
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 793 1081 -
Rank change year-on-year +288 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 191 48 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.032% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 125 49 0
Median annual salary £75,000 £68,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.49% - -
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 40,380 40,837 40,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.64% 27.57% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32,823 32,604 33,041
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £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 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 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
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 EKS within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 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 +274 187 £75,000 +9.49% 28
London +194 152 £83,750 +22.26% 23
UK excluding London +126 39 £55,000 -18.52% 6
North of England +79 10 £45,000 -21.74% 4
East of England - 9 £57,500 - 1
South East +62 7 £65,000 -17.46%
South West +44 7 £52,500 -19.23%
Yorkshire +47 6 £45,000 -21.74%
North West +51 4 - - 3
Wales - 3 £56,250 - 1
Midlands +43 2 £57,500 -17.86%
Work from Home +7 2 £76,250 +27.08% 7
East Midlands +33 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Scotland - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 April 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.

1 174 (91.10%) AWS
2 129 (67.54%) Kubernetes
3 119 (62.30%) Docker
4 117 (61.26%) DevOps
5 116 (60.73%) Terraform
6 96 (50.26%) Amazon ECS
7 88 (46.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 82 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (40.84%) Finance
10 71 (37.17%) Azure
11 69 (36.13%) Python
12 65 (34.03%) Ansible
13 63 (32.98%) Jenkins
14 61 (31.94%) Linux
15 56 (29.32%) Microservices
16 55 (28.80%) Public Cloud
16 55 (28.80%) Infrastructure as Code
16 55 (28.80%) Amazon EC2
17 53 (27.75%) Serverless
18 51 (26.70%) AWS Lambda
18 51 (26.70%) Node.js
19 50 (26.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 49 (25.65%) GCP
21 46 (24.08%) Cloud Native
22 40 (20.94%) Java
23 39 (20.42%) Amazon S3
23 39 (20.42%) OpenShift
24 38 (19.90%) Puppet
25 37 (19.37%) Bash Shell
26 36 (18.85%) 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 25 (13.09%) Confluence
2 14 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.24%) IIS
5 7 (3.66%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (2.62%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.62%) Jupyter
6 5 (2.62%) nginx
7 2 (1.05%) Apache
7 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 174 (91.10%) AWS
2 96 (50.26%) Amazon ECS
3 88 (46.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 71 (37.17%) Azure
5 55 (28.80%) Amazon EC2
6 53 (27.75%) Serverless
7 51 (26.70%) AWS Lambda
8 50 (26.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 49 (25.65%) GCP
10 39 (20.42%) Amazon S3
10 39 (20.42%) OpenShift
11 35 (18.32%) AWS Fargate
12 31 (16.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 28 (14.66%) AWS CodePipeline
14 18 (9.42%) GitHub
14 18 (9.42%) SaaS
15 15 (7.85%) Amazon ELB
16 12 (6.28%) PaaS
17 11 (5.76%) npm
18 10 (5.24%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.57%) VPN
2 12 (6.28%) Firewall
3 11 (5.76%) SSL
4 10 (5.24%) Calico
4 10 (5.24%) DNS
4 10 (5.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.09%) DSL
5 4 (2.09%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.57%) HTTP
7 2 (1.05%) DMZ
7 2 (1.05%) Internet
8 1 (0.52%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.61%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (8.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.81%) Hadoop
5 12 (6.28%) MySQL
6 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.19%) Big Data
8 7 (3.66%) Amazon Aurora
9 6 (3.14%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.62%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.09%) BigQuery
11 4 (2.09%) Flink
11 4 (2.09%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.09%) Redis
12 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.57%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
13 2 (1.05%) DB2
13 2 (1.05%) HBase
Development Applications
1 63 (32.98%) Jenkins
2 36 (18.85%) JIRA
3 30 (15.71%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.47%) Babel
4 20 (10.47%) webpack
5 18 (9.42%) CircleCI
6 17 (8.90%) Artifactory
7 16 (8.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (8.38%) TeamCity
8 14 (7.33%) Maven
8 14 (7.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (6.81%) Ant
9 13 (6.81%) GitLab
10 12 (6.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (5.76%) Bitbucket
11 11 (5.76%) JMeter
12 10 (5.24%) Bower
12 10 (5.24%) SonarQube
12 10 (5.24%) TestRail
12 10 (5.24%) Zephyr
General
1 78 (40.84%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Banking
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 7 (3.66%) Law
5 6 (3.14%) Games
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (30.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (21.47%) AWS Engineer
3 32 (16.75%) AWS DevOps
4 31 (16.23%) Architect
5 30 (15.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 26 (13.61%) Developer
7 23 (12.04%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (12.04%) Platform Engineer
8 21 (10.99%) Cloud Architect
9 20 (10.47%) Node.js Developer
10 19 (9.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 19 (9.95%) Software Architect
11 18 (9.42%) Angular Developer
11 18 (9.42%) React Developer
12 14 (7.33%) Senior DevOps
12 14 (7.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Python Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) Operations Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.70%) Node.js
2 27 (14.14%) REST
3 25 (13.09%) React
4 24 (12.57%) GraphQL
5 22 (11.52%) Elastic Stack
6 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
6 21 (10.99%) Kafka
7 20 (10.47%) CSS
7 20 (10.47%) Fusebox
7 20 (10.47%) Sass
7 20 (10.47%) Swagger
7 20 (10.47%) Vue.js
8 17 (8.90%) Web Services
9 10 (5.24%) LAMP
10 8 (4.19%) JSON
10 8 (4.19%) LDAP
11 7 (3.66%) Lambda Expressions
12 6 (3.14%) Sensu
12 6 (3.14%) YAML
13 5 (2.62%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 55 (28.80%) Public Cloud
2 46 (24.08%) Cloud Native
3 12 (6.28%) Algorithms
3 12 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.24%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (4.71%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.09%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.05%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.05%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.94%) Linux
2 30 (15.71%) Windows
3 13 (6.81%) CentOS
4 11 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.24%) Unix
6 9 (4.71%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Debian
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (61.26%) DevOps
2 82 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (29.32%) Microservices
4 55 (28.80%) Infrastructure as Code
5 34 (17.80%) Continuous Delivery
6 31 (16.23%) Infrastructure Automation
7 29 (15.18%) Configuration Management
8 28 (14.66%) Architectural Design
8 28 (14.66%) BDD
8 28 (14.66%) Software Engineering
9 25 (13.09%) Open Source
9 25 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (13.09%) SDLC
10 24 (12.57%) Coaching
11 23 (12.04%) API Development
12 22 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (11.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 21 (10.99%) API Design
14 20 (10.47%) Fintech
14 20 (10.47%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 69 (36.13%) Python
2 40 (20.94%) Java
3 37 (19.37%) Bash Shell
4 28 (14.66%) C
5 26 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 23 (12.04%) Go
6 23 (12.04%) SQL
7 19 (9.95%) PowerShell
8 15 (7.85%) TypeScript
9 14 (7.33%) Ruby
10 13 (6.81%) C#
10 13 (6.81%) T-SQL
11 12 (6.28%) Scala
12 9 (4.71%) Groovy
12 9 (4.71%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.62%) Rust
14 3 (1.57%) C++
14 3 (1.57%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.05%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Degree
2 11 (5.76%) DV Cleared
2 11 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) OCP
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) MBA
4 1 (0.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GDPR
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 119 (62.30%) Docker
2 8 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) Varnish
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 129 (67.54%) Kubernetes
2 116 (60.73%) Terraform
3 65 (34.03%) Ansible
4 38 (19.90%) Puppet
5 24 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (9.95%) Prometheus
7 17 (8.90%) Grafana
8 14 (7.33%) Istio
9 6 (3.14%) Pingdom
10 5 (2.62%) Kibana
11 4 (2.09%) Packer
12 3 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.52%) logstash
13 1 (0.52%) Rancher
13 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.52%) StatsD
13 1 (0.52%) WSUS
13 1 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (18.85%) Google
2 11 (5.76%) Splunk
3 10 (5.24%) Atlassian
3 10 (5.24%) Black Duck
3 10 (5.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.14%) FIS
4 6 (3.14%) PagerDuty
4 6 (3.14%) WorldPay
5 4 (2.09%) Confluent
5 4 (2.09%) Oracle
5 4 (2.09%) Veracode
6 3 (1.57%) Perforce
6 3 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.05%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.05%) Facebook
7 2 (1.05%) IBM
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.52%) Talend