Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 749 1039
Rank change year-on-year +34 +290 -21
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 502 509 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.57% 2.11% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 388 427 241
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +23.53%

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 32049 24132 19920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.26% 12.73% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26367 20286 16405
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon S3.

Salary trend for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Top 16 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 October 2017. 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 +76 477 £57,500 - 48
London +4 286 £70,000 +7.69% 32
UK excluding London +50 213 £50,000 - 17
South East +90 76 £55,000 - 8
South West +41 38 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North of England -34 34 £43,750 +2.94% 3
East of England -3 26 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -11 21 £35,000 -17.65%
Midlands +31 16 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +13 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +1 10 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Scotland -35 10 £42,750 +3.64% 1
Wales - 7 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
East Midlands +35 3 £33,000 -23.70%
North East +23 3 £65,000 +73.33% 2

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 491 (97.81%) Amazon AWS
2 333 (66.33%) Amazon EC2
3 248 (49.40%) Linux
4 196 (39.04%) DevOps
5 186 (37.05%) Amazon RDS
6 171 (34.06%) Python
7 161 (32.07%) Docker
8 153 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
9 140 (27.89%) Java
10 136 (27.09%) AWS CloudFormation
11 135 (26.89%) Web Services
12 133 (26.49%) Serverless
13 132 (26.29%) Git (software)
14 126 (25.10%) Puppet
15 120 (23.90%) JavaScript
16 112 (22.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 110 (21.91%) Amazon SQS
17 110 (21.91%) MySQL
18 106 (21.12%) Node.js
19 105 (20.92%) Jenkins
19 105 (20.92%) SQL
20 102 (20.32%) AWS Lambda
21 101 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
22 99 (19.72%) Terraform
23 93 (18.53%) NoSQL
24 91 (18.13%) PHP
25 89 (17.73%) HTML
26 87 (17.33%) Bash Shell
26 87 (17.33%) Ansible
27 83 (16.53%) TDD

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 80 (15.94%) Elasticsearch
2 67 (13.35%) Apache
3 42 (8.37%) Apache Spark
4 29 (5.78%) nginx
5 28 (5.58%) IIS
6 25 (4.98%) Confluence
7 21 (4.18%) Tomcat
8 19 (3.78%) CMS
9 14 (2.79%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.59%) Drupal
11 12 (2.39%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.20%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.60%) Jetty
13 3 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.60%) SAS
13 3 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.00%) InDesign
2 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 491 (97.81%) Amazon AWS
2 333 (66.33%) Amazon EC2
3 136 (27.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 133 (26.49%) Serverless
5 112 (22.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 110 (21.91%) Amazon SQS
7 102 (20.32%) AWS Lambda
8 79 (15.74%) Route 53
9 78 (15.54%) Amazon ELB
10 62 (12.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 59 (11.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 53 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 46 (9.16%) GitHub
14 44 (8.76%) CloudFront
15 27 (5.38%) Amazon Kinesis
16 25 (4.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 25 (4.98%) Amazon Glacier
17 20 (3.98%) AWS CloudTrail
18 18 (3.59%) SaaS
19 14 (2.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.56%) DNS
1 48 (9.56%) Firewall
2 44 (8.76%) TCP/IP
3 36 (7.17%) VPN
4 31 (6.18%) HTTP
5 28 (5.58%) VLAN
6 26 (5.18%) SSL
7 22 (4.38%) DHCP
8 21 (4.18%) LAN
9 18 (3.59%) Network Security
10 15 (2.99%) FTP
10 15 (2.99%) Internet
10 15 (2.99%) SAN
10 15 (2.99%) WAN
11 14 (2.79%) SNMP
11 14 (2.79%) SSH
12 10 (1.99%) VoIP
12 10 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.39%) HTTPS
13 7 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (37.05%) Amazon RDS
2 110 (21.91%) MySQL
3 93 (18.53%) NoSQL
4 78 (15.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 55 (10.96%) MongoDB
5 55 (10.96%) SQL Server
6 43 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (8.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 42 (8.37%) Hadoop
8 41 (8.17%) Big Data
9 29 (5.78%) Relational Database
10 23 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.79%) Redis
12 11 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (2.19%) Data Lake
12 11 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.19%) DB2
13 10 (1.99%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.59%) Amazon Aurora
14 8 (1.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 132 (26.29%) Git (software)
2 105 (20.92%) Jenkins
3 53 (10.56%) TeamCity
4 47 (9.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 47 (9.36%) JIRA
5 38 (7.57%) Maven
6 20 (3.98%) Ant
7 17 (3.39%) Gradle
7 17 (3.39%) gulp
7 17 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 17 (3.39%) Subversion
8 15 (2.99%) Bitbucket
8 15 (2.99%) JUnit
9 14 (2.79%) PHPUnit
10 13 (2.59%) Artifactory
10 13 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (2.59%) webpack
11 12 (2.39%) Appium
11 12 (2.39%) Gatling
11 12 (2.39%) Spock
General
1 61 (12.15%) Finance
2 59 (11.75%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.78%) Retail
4 22 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 21 (4.18%) Advertising
5 21 (4.18%) Games
6 17 (3.39%) Law
7 14 (2.79%) Marketing
8 12 (2.39%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.19%) Banking
9 11 (2.19%) Electronics
10 7 (1.39%) Music Industry
11 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.20%) Publishing
12 3 (0.60%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.40%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.20%) Back Office
14 1 (0.20%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (27.49%) Developer
2 113 (22.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (16.14%) AWS Engineer
4 64 (12.75%) AWS DevOps
5 60 (11.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 55 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 50 (9.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 39 (7.77%) PHP Developer
9 38 (7.57%) Architect
10 26 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
11 25 (4.98%) AWS Developer
11 25 (4.98%) Data Engineer
12 24 (4.78%) Administrator
13 23 (4.58%) Consultant
13 23 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
13 23 (4.58%) Software Engineer
14 22 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
15 21 (4.18%) AWS Architect
16 20 (3.98%) .NET Developer
17 19 (3.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (26.89%) Web Services
2 106 (21.12%) Node.js
3 89 (17.73%) HTML
4 79 (15.74%) CSS
5 62 (12.35%) AngularJS
6 58 (11.55%) LAMP
7 55 (10.96%) .NET
7 55 (10.96%) HTML5
8 47 (9.36%) Elastic Stack
9 41 (8.17%) REST
10 40 (7.97%) React
11 33 (6.57%) JSON
12 31 (6.18%) Kafka
12 31 (6.18%) Laravel
12 31 (6.18%) XML
13 30 (5.98%) Spring
13 30 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (5.58%) .NET Core
14 28 (5.58%) Aurelia
14 28 (5.58%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
1 39 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.38%) Public Cloud
3 20 (3.98%) Fintech
4 19 (3.78%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.59%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.19%) User Experience
9 10 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.99%) PKI
9 10 (1.99%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.79%) iSeries
10 9 (1.79%) PMI
10 9 (1.79%) W3C
11 8 (1.59%) Clustering
12 7 (1.39%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 248 (49.40%) Linux
2 77 (15.34%) Windows
3 54 (10.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 36 (7.17%) CentOS
5 32 (6.37%) Android
6 26 (5.18%) Unix
7 23 (4.58%) Apple iOS
7 23 (4.58%) Ubuntu
8 20 (3.98%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.39%) Debian
11 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.20%) VMS
13 5 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (1.00%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.60%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.60%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.40%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (39.04%) DevOps
2 153 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (16.53%) TDD
4 81 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (10.16%) Auto-Scaling
6 49 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 47 (9.36%) Microservices
8 45 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (8.96%) Test Automation
9 44 (8.76%) Software Engineering
9 44 (8.76%) Unit Testing
10 37 (7.37%) Machine Learning
11 36 (7.17%) Open Source
11 36 (7.17%) Scrum
12 35 (6.97%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (6.57%) E-Commerce
14 32 (6.37%) Analytics
15 31 (6.18%) ITIL
16 30 (5.98%) Web Development
17 29 (5.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (34.06%) Python
2 140 (27.89%) Java
3 120 (23.90%) JavaScript
4 105 (20.92%) SQL
5 91 (18.13%) PHP
6 87 (17.33%) Bash Shell
7 77 (15.34%) Ruby
8 50 (9.96%) C#
8 50 (9.96%) PowerShell
9 49 (9.76%) Scala
10 48 (9.56%) Perl
11 35 (6.97%) ES6
12 26 (5.18%) Shell Script
13 22 (4.38%) C++
14 19 (3.78%) C
15 18 (3.59%) R
16 15 (2.99%) Go
17 12 (2.39%) PHP 7
17 12 (2.39%) VBScript
18 11 (2.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 70 (13.94%) Degree
2 27 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.19%) AWS Certification
5 13 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.79%) PMP
7 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.20%) RHCE
8 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.80%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.20%) IBM WebSphere Certification
10 1 (0.20%) MCP
10 1 (0.20%) MCSA
10 1 (0.20%) MCSE
10 1 (0.20%) PhD
10 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.18%) QA
2 13 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.79%) WAI
4 2 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 161 (32.07%) Docker
2 36 (7.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.20%) Varnish
5 6 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.80%) HDFS
6 4 (0.80%) NFS
6 4 (0.80%) Samba
6 4 (0.80%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.40%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.20%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 126 (25.10%) Puppet
2 101 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (19.72%) Terraform
4 87 (17.33%) Ansible
5 46 (9.16%) Kubernetes
6 40 (7.97%) Kibana
7 34 (6.77%) logstash
7 34 (6.77%) Packer
8 25 (4.98%) Nagios
9 23 (4.58%) Mesos
10 13 (2.59%) Consul
11 11 (2.19%) Salt
11 11 (2.19%) SCOM
12 9 (1.79%) Marathon
12 9 (1.79%) SCCM
13 8 (1.59%) Grafana
13 8 (1.59%) Nmap
14 7 (1.39%) Cacti
14 7 (1.39%) Munin
15 6 (1.20%) Graphite
Vendors
1 54 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.57%) Oracle
2 38 (7.57%) Red Hat
3 29 (5.78%) VMware
4 19 (3.78%) New Relic
5 17 (3.39%) Cisco
5 17 (3.39%) Google
6 13 (2.59%) Citrix
7 12 (2.39%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.99%) Mercator
9 9 (1.79%) EMC
9 9 (1.79%) NetApp
9 9 (1.79%) Tableau
10 8 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.59%) SAP
11 7 (1.39%) HP
11 7 (1.39%) Splunk
11 7 (1.39%) Twitter
12 6 (1.20%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.00%) Veeam