Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 309 378 517
Rank change year-on-year +69 +139 +202
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 479 1,161 901
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.47% 2.66% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 443 967 812
Median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +11.54% +16.07%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £128,750 £115,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -16.00% +8.70% +21.05%

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 19,386 43,714 41,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.21% 31.16% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16,083 35,549 33,240
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 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 +61 462 £67,500 -6.90% 114
London +41 311 £75,000 -6.25% 70
UK excluding London +142 162 £52,500 -16.00% 57
Work from Home +27 70 £65,000 -10.34% 28
North of England +94 56 £62,500 +4.17% 15
South West +138 42 £46,000 -16.36% 5
Yorkshire +174 30 £62,500 +9.12% 2
North West +52 25 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South East +164 23 £60,000 -11.11% 8
Midlands +88 19 £50,000 -23.08% 8
West Midlands +52 11 £51,250 -22.64% 8
Scotland +97 10 £40,000 -20.00% 10
East of England +132 8 £52,500 -16.00% 8
East Midlands +101 8 £45,000 -14.29%
Wales +51 4 £50,000 -6.98% 2
North East +14 1 £44,000 -23.18% 3

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 471 (98.33%) AWS
2 287 (59.92%) Python
3 284 (59.29%) Amazon EC2
4 243 (50.73%) Serverless
5 228 (47.60%) AWS Lambda
6 184 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
7 181 (37.79%) DevOps
8 171 (35.70%) SQL
9 156 (32.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 144 (30.06%) Amazon RDS
11 134 (27.97%) JavaScript
12 115 (24.01%) Java
12 115 (24.01%) Finance
13 108 (22.55%) React
14 107 (22.34%) Linux
15 105 (21.92%) Software Engineering
16 103 (21.50%) AWS CloudFormation
17 101 (21.09%) Web Services
18 96 (20.04%) Kubernetes
19 94 (19.62%) Terraform
20 93 (19.42%) Docker
21 89 (18.58%) Route 53
22 83 (17.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 78 (16.28%) Amazon Redshift
23 78 (16.28%) AngularJS
23 78 (16.28%) Amazon ELB
24 77 (16.08%) Azure
25 73 (15.24%) Jenkins
26 72 (15.03%) Configuration Management
27 70 (14.61%) Ansible

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 59 (12.32%) Apache Spark
2 40 (8.35%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (5.01%) Apache
4 22 (4.59%) Apache Airflow
5 15 (3.13%) Confluence
6 13 (2.71%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.46%) nginx
8 6 (1.25%) IIS
8 6 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.63%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.63%) Luigi
9 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.42%) Gluu
10 2 (0.42%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.21%) CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Drupal
11 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Eikon
1 4 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 471 (98.33%) AWS
2 284 (59.29%) Amazon EC2
3 243 (50.73%) Serverless
4 228 (47.60%) AWS Lambda
5 103 (21.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 89 (18.58%) Route 53
7 83 (17.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 78 (16.28%) Amazon ELB
9 77 (16.08%) Azure
10 62 (12.94%) GCP
11 61 (12.73%) SaaS
12 55 (11.48%) Amazon ECS
13 53 (11.06%) Amazon SQS
14 52 (10.86%) Amazon Kinesis
15 50 (10.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 42 (8.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 38 (7.93%) Amazon EMR
18 30 (6.26%) Amazon EKS
19 29 (6.05%) Power Platform
20 25 (5.22%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.80%) DNS
2 22 (4.59%) Firewall
3 20 (4.18%) VPN
4 13 (2.71%) WebEx
5 6 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (1.25%) SAN
6 5 (1.04%) RTP
7 4 (0.84%) Network Security
8 3 (0.63%) FTP
8 3 (0.63%) HTTP
8 3 (0.63%) SMTP
8 3 (0.63%) SSH
8 3 (0.63%) Wireless
9 2 (0.42%) Internet
9 2 (0.42%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.42%) SSL
9 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.42%) VLAN
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
9 2 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (32.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 144 (30.06%) Amazon RDS
3 78 (16.28%) Amazon Redshift
4 59 (12.32%) MySQL
5 58 (12.11%) Big Data
6 54 (11.27%) SQL Server
7 51 (10.65%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (9.60%) NoSQL
9 45 (9.39%) Redis
10 44 (9.19%) Amazon Athena
11 39 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (7.31%) Data Lake
12 35 (7.31%) Hadoop
13 34 (7.10%) MongoDB
14 32 (6.68%) BigQuery
15 29 (6.05%) Power BI
16 26 (5.43%) Relational Database
17 25 (5.22%) Snowflake Schema
18 20 (4.18%) Looker
19 19 (3.97%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 73 (15.24%) Jenkins
2 47 (9.81%) Git (software)
3 38 (7.93%) JIRA
4 34 (7.10%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.55%) Bitbucket
6 16 (3.34%) Codeship
7 14 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (2.30%) GitLab
9 10 (2.09%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.67%) Selenium
10 8 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.46%) CircleCI
12 6 (1.25%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.25%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (1.25%) Maven
12 6 (1.25%) SonarQube
12 6 (1.25%) webpack
13 5 (1.04%) Cypress.io
13 5 (1.04%) Mocha
13 5 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 115 (24.01%) Finance
2 66 (13.78%) Front Office
3 38 (7.93%) Banking
4 32 (6.68%) Investment Banking
5 23 (4.80%) Marketing
6 20 (4.18%) Law
7 10 (2.09%) Games
8 6 (1.25%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.25%) Retail
9 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.84%) Legal
10 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (26.72%) Developer
2 103 (21.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 82 (17.12%) AWS Engineer
4 80 (16.70%) Python Engineer
5 76 (15.87%) Data Engineer
6 72 (15.03%) Software Engineer
7 61 (12.73%) Python Developer
8 59 (12.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 58 (12.11%) Python Software Engineer
10 52 (10.86%) AWS DevOps
11 46 (9.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 40 (8.35%) JavaScript Developer
13 37 (7.72%) JavaScript Engineer
14 30 (6.26%) Cloud Engineer
15 27 (5.64%) Senior DevOps
16 23 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
17 22 (4.59%) Architect
18 21 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 21 (4.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 18 (3.76%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (22.55%) React
2 101 (21.09%) Web Services
3 78 (16.28%) AngularJS
4 66 (13.78%) Vue.js
5 56 (11.69%) Node.js
6 51 (10.65%) Kafka
7 32 (6.68%) .NET
8 31 (6.47%) HTML
9 25 (5.22%) PySpark
10 23 (4.80%) CSS
11 22 (4.59%) Elastic Stack
12 18 (3.76%) Lambda Expressions
13 15 (3.13%) HTML5
13 15 (3.13%) Pandas
13 15 (3.13%) REST
14 14 (2.92%) RESTful
15 13 (2.71%) .NET Framework
15 13 (2.71%) NumPy
15 13 (2.71%) Spring
15 13 (2.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.99%) Equities
2 65 (13.57%) Hedge funds
3 60 (12.53%) Derivative
3 60 (12.53%) Fixed Income
3 60 (12.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 31 (6.47%) Public Cloud
5 25 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.18%) User Experience
7 19 (3.97%) Cloud Native
8 15 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (2.92%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.51%) Data Centre
11 10 (2.09%) Replication
11 10 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.84%) Life Science
14 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 107 (22.34%) Linux
2 50 (10.44%) Windows
3 24 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (4.80%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.71%) Unix
6 12 (2.51%) CentOS
7 7 (1.46%) CoreOS
8 6 (1.25%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.84%) Mesosphere
10 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.42%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.42%) Debian
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (37.79%) DevOps
3 105 (21.92%) Software Engineering
4 72 (15.03%) Configuration Management
5 63 (13.15%) ETL
6 61 (12.73%) Asset Management
7 57 (11.90%) Infrastructure as Code
8 54 (11.27%) Analytics
9 53 (11.06%) Data Science
10 52 (10.86%) Machine Learning
11 47 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (9.39%) Scrum
13 39 (8.14%) Microservices
14 36 (7.52%) Fintech
15 35 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (7.31%) Data Engineering
16 33 (6.89%) Mentoring
17 32 (6.68%) Investment Management
18 31 (6.47%) Auto-Scaling
19 30 (6.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 287 (59.92%) Python
2 171 (35.70%) SQL
3 134 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 115 (24.01%) Java
5 63 (13.15%) Kotlin
6 59 (12.32%) TypeScript
7 55 (11.48%) Bash Shell
8 40 (8.35%) PowerShell
9 35 (7.31%) Ruby
10 34 (7.10%) C#
11 25 (5.22%) Scala
12 22 (4.59%) PHP
13 19 (3.97%) Go
14 14 (2.92%) VB.NET
15 13 (2.71%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.71%) R
16 12 (2.51%) ES6
17 9 (1.88%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.25%) Clojure
19 5 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (5.64%) AWS Certification
2 24 (5.01%) Degree
2 24 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.59%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.25%) MCSE
8 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.84%) CCSP
9 4 (0.84%) CISSP
10 3 (0.63%) CCNA
10 3 (0.63%) PhD
11 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.21%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.92%) SLA
2 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.04%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.63%) GDPR
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 93 (19.42%) Docker
2 27 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.80%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.88%) vSphere
5 7 (1.46%) GlusterFS
5 7 (1.46%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.04%) Varnish
8 4 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.63%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.42%) iptables
10 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.42%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.21%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.21%) NFS
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 96 (20.04%) Kubernetes
2 94 (19.62%) Terraform
3 70 (14.61%) Ansible
4 44 (9.19%) Puppet
5 42 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (3.34%) Nagios
6 16 (3.34%) Prometheus
7 13 (2.71%) Kibana
7 13 (2.71%) logstash
7 13 (2.71%) SCCM
8 11 (2.30%) Grafana
9 10 (2.09%) Rancher
10 5 (1.04%) Oozie
11 4 (0.84%) Automic
11 4 (0.84%) Consul
11 4 (0.84%) Mesos
11 4 (0.84%) Packer
11 4 (0.84%) Scalr
12 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.42%) Munin
Vendors
1 41 (8.56%) Splunk
2 32 (6.68%) Tableau
3 31 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.47%) VMware
4 30 (6.26%) Oracle
5 20 (4.18%) Cisco
6 14 (2.92%) Google
7 13 (2.71%) Citrix
7 13 (2.71%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.30%) Talend
9 8 (1.67%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.46%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.25%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.25%) AppDynamics
11 6 (1.25%) Databricks
11 6 (1.25%) IBM
11 6 (1.25%) New Relic
12 5 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (0.84%) Brocade
13 4 (0.84%) EMC