Period
to 23 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 319 380 434
Rank change year-on-year +61 +54 +117
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 802 829 1,039
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.27% 2.20% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 581 678 744
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
75th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

Amazon S3 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 35,312 37,756 41,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.30% 34.97% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28,768 31,073 33,445
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,250
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 £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon S3.

Salary trend for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +67 732 £72,500 +8.67% 152
London +86 547 £75,000 +7.14% 84
UK excluding London +11 223 £55,000 -4.35% 76
Work from Home +6 217 £70,000 +7.69% 40
South East +78 62 £67,500 +12.50% 16
North of England -30 53 £60,000 - 19
South West 0 34 £42,538 -22.66% 7
Scotland +4 30 £51,250 -14.58% 9
Yorkshire -15 27 £60,000 +6.67% 5
East of England +56 20 £45,000 -30.77% 8
North West -8 17 £70,000 +16.67% 8
Northern Ireland +17 14 £35,000 -
North East +14 9 £45,000 -17.69% 6
Midlands -31 7 £83,500 +65.35% 16
West Midlands -38 6 £83,500 +62.14% 13
Wales +34 3 £87,500 +66.67% 1
East Midlands +22 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon S3 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 S3.

1 764 (95.26%) AWS
2 436 (54.36%) Amazon EC2
3 392 (48.88%) Serverless
4 386 (48.13%) AWS Lambda
4 386 (48.13%) Python
5 336 (41.90%) Amazon RDS
6 330 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
7 300 (37.41%) DevOps
8 279 (34.79%) SQL
9 255 (31.80%) Docker
10 248 (30.92%) JavaScript
11 242 (30.17%) Kubernetes
12 230 (28.68%) Terraform
13 209 (26.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 188 (23.44%) Linux
15 181 (22.57%) Java
16 177 (22.07%) Finance
17 174 (21.70%) React
18 171 (21.32%) Git (software)
19 170 (21.20%) Software Engineering
20 168 (20.95%) Node.js
21 160 (19.95%) Microservices
22 155 (19.33%) PostgreSQL
23 152 (18.95%) Amazon SQS
24 150 (18.70%) AWS CloudFormation
25 144 (17.96%) TypeScript
26 142 (17.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 134 (16.71%) Jenkins
28 131 (16.33%) Web Services
29 118 (14.71%) ETL

Amazon S3
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 76 (9.48%) Apache
2 65 (8.10%) Elasticsearch
3 63 (7.86%) Apache Spark
4 62 (7.73%) Apache Airflow
5 45 (5.61%) Confluence
6 27 (3.37%) nginx
7 21 (2.62%) WordPress
8 17 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (2.12%) CMS
9 11 (1.37%) Luigi
10 9 (1.12%) IIS
11 7 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.62%) Apache Pulsar
13 3 (0.37%) Jetty
13 3 (0.37%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.12%) Moodle
14 1 (0.12%) SAS
14 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.25%) Magento
1 10 (1.25%) Shopify
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.12%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 764 (95.26%) AWS
2 436 (54.36%) Amazon EC2
3 392 (48.88%) Serverless
4 386 (48.13%) AWS Lambda
5 152 (18.95%) Amazon SQS
6 150 (18.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 142 (17.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 109 (13.59%) Amazon ECS
9 100 (12.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 96 (11.97%) Azure
10 96 (11.97%) CloudFront
11 90 (11.22%) Route 53
12 88 (10.97%) Amazon ELB
13 82 (10.22%) Amazon EKS
14 75 (9.35%) SaaS
15 70 (8.73%) GCP
16 58 (7.23%) GitHub
17 57 (7.11%) Amazon Kinesis
18 44 (5.49%) AWS Step Functions
19 42 (5.24%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.12%) DNS
2 18 (2.24%) Internet
3 16 (2.00%) Firewall
4 14 (1.75%) FTP
4 14 (1.75%) HTTP
5 11 (1.37%) SSH
6 10 (1.25%) VPN
7 8 (1.00%) SAN
8 7 (0.87%) AMQP
8 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.75%) Network Security
10 5 (0.62%) OpenVPN
10 5 (0.62%) VSAN
11 4 (0.50%) DHCP
11 4 (0.50%) Extranet
11 4 (0.50%) Intranet
11 4 (0.50%) SMTP
12 3 (0.37%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (41.90%) Amazon RDS
2 209 (26.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 155 (19.33%) PostgreSQL
4 93 (11.60%) Amazon Redshift
5 90 (11.22%) MySQL
6 88 (10.97%) Data Warehouse
7 69 (8.60%) NoSQL
8 60 (7.48%) Big Data
9 58 (7.23%) SQL Server
10 55 (6.86%) MongoDB
11 49 (6.11%) Amazon Athena
12 45 (5.61%) Tableau
13 41 (5.11%) Data Lake
14 40 (4.99%) Relational Database
15 38 (4.74%) Redis
16 35 (4.36%) Apache Ignite
17 31 (3.87%) BigQuery
18 29 (3.62%) Snowflake Schema
19 28 (3.49%) Amazon QuickSight
20 27 (3.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 171 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 134 (16.71%) Jenkins
3 86 (10.72%) JIRA
4 58 (7.23%) GitLab
5 37 (4.61%) TeamCity
6 34 (4.24%) Bitbucket
7 21 (2.62%) Subversion
8 17 (2.12%) Selenium
9 16 (2.00%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.75%) CircleCI
11 14 (1.75%) JUnit
11 14 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (1.37%) Gradle
12 11 (1.37%) Maven
12 11 (1.37%) PHPUnit
13 10 (1.25%) Cypress.io
13 10 (1.25%) EasyMock
13 10 (1.25%) ERwin
13 10 (1.25%) GoCD
General
1 177 (22.07%) Finance
2 73 (9.10%) Front Office
3 40 (4.99%) Marketing
4 28 (3.49%) Public Sector
5 27 (3.37%) Legal
6 23 (2.87%) Retail
7 18 (2.24%) Banking
7 18 (2.24%) Games
8 17 (2.12%) Law
8 17 (2.12%) Local Government
9 13 (1.62%) Advertising
10 9 (1.12%) Automotive
11 8 (1.00%) Digital Economy
11 8 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.62%) Back Office
12 5 (0.62%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Billing
13 3 (0.37%) Electronics
13 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.25%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 279 (34.79%) Developer
2 119 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 104 (12.97%) Data Engineer
4 99 (12.34%) Software Engineer
5 93 (11.60%) AWS Engineer
6 75 (9.35%) Senior Developer
7 70 (8.73%) Python Developer
8 69 (8.60%) Python Engineer
9 54 (6.73%) AWS Developer
9 54 (6.73%) React Developer
10 47 (5.86%) Architect
10 47 (5.86%) AWS DevOps
11 39 (4.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 38 (4.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 38 (4.74%) Python Software Engineer
13 37 (4.61%) Cloud Engineer
14 36 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
14 36 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
15 32 (3.99%) Senior DevOps
15 32 (3.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (21.70%) React
2 168 (20.95%) Node.js
3 131 (16.33%) Web Services
4 112 (13.97%) CSS
5 93 (11.60%) HTML
6 87 (10.85%) AngularJS
7 76 (9.48%) REST
8 70 (8.73%) Kafka
9 67 (8.35%) Vue.js
10 64 (7.98%) .NET
11 63 (7.86%) RESTful
12 49 (6.11%) GraphQL
13 38 (4.74%) Elastic Stack
14 36 (4.49%) Pandas
15 35 (4.36%) CSS3
15 35 (4.36%) NumPy
15 35 (4.36%) Sass
16 33 (4.11%) HTML5
17 30 (3.74%) Ruby on Rails
18 28 (3.49%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.86%) Equities
1 55 (6.86%) Hedge funds
2 38 (4.74%) User Experience
3 35 (4.36%) Fixed Income
3 35 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (4.24%) Derivative
5 31 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
7 23 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.12%) NHS
9 15 (1.87%) Blog
9 15 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (1.75%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.75%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (1.25%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 188 (23.44%) Linux
2 56 (6.98%) Windows
3 35 (4.36%) Unix
4 33 (4.11%) Ubuntu
5 31 (3.87%) Android
6 26 (3.24%) Apple iOS
7 23 (2.87%) CentOS
8 21 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.00%) Windows Server
10 12 (1.50%) VMS
11 5 (0.62%) Debian
11 5 (0.62%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.12%) Fedora
14 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (37.41%) DevOps
3 170 (21.20%) Software Engineering
4 160 (19.95%) Microservices
5 118 (14.71%) ETL
6 102 (12.72%) Infrastructure as Code
6 102 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
7 88 (10.97%) Machine Learning
8 87 (10.85%) Fintech
9 83 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (10.10%) Data Modelling
11 77 (9.60%) Computer Science
12 74 (9.23%) TDD
13 70 (8.73%) Asset Management
14 69 (8.60%) Analytics
14 69 (8.60%) Mentoring
14 69 (8.60%) Scrum
15 68 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (8.48%) Test Automation
16 67 (8.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 386 (48.13%) Python
2 279 (34.79%) SQL
3 248 (30.92%) JavaScript
4 181 (22.57%) Java
5 144 (17.96%) TypeScript
6 87 (10.85%) C#
7 74 (9.23%) Scala
8 60 (7.48%) Bash Shell
8 60 (7.48%) PHP
9 51 (6.36%) Ruby
10 50 (6.23%) ES6
11 43 (5.36%) Kotlin
12 42 (5.24%) PowerShell
13 38 (4.74%) Go
14 34 (4.24%) Clojure
15 28 (3.49%) Shell Script
16 18 (2.24%) Java 8
17 16 (2.00%) R
18 15 (1.87%) C++
19 8 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 84 (10.47%) Degree
2 50 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.62%) AWS Certification
4 14 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.75%) PhD
8 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) CISA
9 1 (0.12%) CISM
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) RHCE
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.61%) QA
2 11 (1.37%) HIPAA
3 10 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.00%) GDPR
6 6 (0.75%) SLA
7 2 (0.25%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.25%) NIST
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.25%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 255 (31.80%) Docker
2 19 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.37%) HDFS
4 10 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.62%) Postfix
7 4 (0.50%) NFS
7 4 (0.50%) vSphere
8 3 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.25%) Ceph
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.12%) Firmware
10 1 (0.12%) GridGain
10 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 242 (30.17%) Kubernetes
2 230 (28.68%) Terraform
3 81 (10.10%) Ansible
4 41 (5.11%) Puppet
5 28 (3.49%) Grafana
6 25 (3.12%) Prometheus
7 16 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (1.75%) Nagios
9 10 (1.25%) Rancher
9 10 (1.25%) Rundeck
10 9 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
11 8 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (1.00%) Packer
12 6 (0.75%) Munin
13 5 (0.62%) Kibana
13 5 (0.62%) Nessus
13 5 (0.62%) Nmap
14 3 (0.37%) Oozie
14 3 (0.37%) Opsgenie
14 3 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (5.24%) Google
2 38 (4.74%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.99%) Oracle
4 21 (2.62%) Databricks
5 16 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 16 (2.00%) SAP
6 15 (1.87%) IBM
6 15 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.87%) Splunk
6 15 (1.87%) VMware
7 13 (1.62%) Talend
8 12 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.25%) WooCommerce
10 8 (1.00%) Alteryx
10 8 (1.00%) Cisco
10 8 (1.00%) Spotify
11 6 (0.75%) Guidewire
11 6 (0.75%) Qualys
11 6 (0.75%) Sage
11 6 (0.75%) Zend