Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 694 753 1026
Rank change year-on-year +59 +273 +57
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 515 525 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.66% 2.18% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 408 446 253
UK median annual salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -2.91% +28.75%

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 30978 24033 19792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.77% 12.47% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25509 20251 16203
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +49 488 £57,500 - 28
London +2 285 £67,500 +3.85% 16
UK excluding London +70 222 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South East +106 85 £50,000 -6.54% 3
North of England -20 34 £44,250 +4.12% 2
South West +35 32 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -4 27 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Midlands +65 24 £36,000 -28.00% 2
North West -13 24 £37,500 -18.48% 1
West Midlands +34 20 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Scotland -28 11 £42,750 +14.00% 1
Yorkshire -6 9 £57,500 +35.29%
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
East Midlands +40 4 £33,000 -23.70% 1
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
North East +15 1 £65,000 +73.33% 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 506 (98.25%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (67.77%) Amazon EC2
3 275 (53.40%) Linux
4 196 (38.06%) DevOps
5 183 (35.53%) Amazon RDS
6 171 (33.20%) Python
7 169 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
8 154 (29.90%) Docker
9 137 (26.60%) Java
10 136 (26.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 134 (26.02%) Git (software)
12 131 (25.44%) Web Services
13 127 (24.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 124 (24.08%) MySQL
15 121 (23.50%) JavaScript
16 120 (23.30%) Puppet
17 111 (21.55%) Amazon SQS
18 100 (19.42%) NoSQL
19 99 (19.22%) Node.js
19 99 (19.22%) Amazon ELB
20 98 (19.03%) Opscode Chef
21 96 (18.64%) Jenkins
21 96 (18.64%) SQL
22 91 (17.67%) PHP
23 90 (17.48%) Windows
24 87 (16.89%) HTML
25 85 (16.50%) TDD
25 85 (16.50%) Terraform
26 84 (16.31%) AWS Lambda
27 81 (15.73%) Bash Shell

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 (15.53%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (14.56%) Apache
3 41 (7.96%) Apache Spark
4 40 (7.77%) nginx
5 28 (5.44%) IIS
6 26 (5.05%) Confluence
6 26 (5.05%) Tomcat
7 17 (3.30%) CMS
7 17 (3.30%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.14%) Drupal
10 6 (1.17%) SAS
11 4 (0.78%) WordPress
12 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (0.58%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.17%) InDesign
2 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 506 (98.25%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (67.77%) Amazon EC2
3 136 (26.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 127 (24.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 111 (21.55%) Amazon SQS
6 99 (19.22%) Amazon ELB
7 84 (16.31%) AWS Lambda
8 69 (13.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 62 (12.04%) Route 53
10 61 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 60 (11.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 49 (9.51%) GitHub
13 31 (6.02%) CloudFront
14 30 (5.83%) Amazon Glacier
15 23 (4.47%) Amazon Kinesis
16 21 (4.08%) npm
17 19 (3.69%) SaaS
18 18 (3.50%) AWS CloudTrail
19 16 (3.11%) IaaS
20 12 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.90%) DNS
2 50 (9.71%) Firewall
3 40 (7.77%) TCP/IP
4 34 (6.60%) VLAN
5 31 (6.02%) HTTP
6 29 (5.63%) VPN
7 28 (5.44%) Network Security
8 23 (4.47%) Internet
8 23 (4.47%) LAN
9 19 (3.69%) SSL
10 18 (3.50%) WAN
11 17 (3.30%) SAN
12 16 (3.11%) DHCP
12 16 (3.11%) SSH
13 11 (2.14%) FTP
14 10 (1.94%) Unified Communications
14 10 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.75%) IP Telephony
16 8 (1.55%) HTTPS
16 8 (1.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (35.53%) Amazon RDS
2 124 (24.08%) MySQL
3 100 (19.42%) NoSQL
4 71 (13.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 58 (11.26%) SQL Server
6 57 (11.07%) MongoDB
7 46 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (7.57%) Hadoop
9 37 (7.18%) Amazon Redshift
10 35 (6.80%) Big Data
11 29 (5.63%) Relational Database
12 23 (4.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (2.72%) Redis
14 12 (2.33%) Amazon Aurora
15 11 (2.14%) Data Lake
16 10 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.75%) Neo4j
18 8 (1.55%) Apache Hive
19 7 (1.36%) Data Mining
19 7 (1.36%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 134 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 96 (18.64%) Jenkins
3 54 (10.49%) TeamCity
4 51 (9.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 47 (9.13%) JIRA
6 32 (6.21%) Maven
7 24 (4.66%) gulp
8 20 (3.88%) Subversion
8 20 (3.88%) webpack
9 19 (3.69%) GitLab
9 19 (3.69%) PhantomJS
10 17 (3.30%) Gradle
10 17 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (2.72%) Spock
12 13 (2.52%) JUnit
13 12 (2.33%) Appium
13 12 (2.33%) Artifactory
13 12 (2.33%) Bitbucket
13 12 (2.33%) PHPUnit
13 12 (2.33%) TestNG
General
1 64 (12.43%) Telecoms
2 61 (11.84%) Finance
3 29 (5.63%) Retail
4 25 (4.85%) Advertising
5 22 (4.27%) Marketing
6 21 (4.08%) Law
6 21 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (3.30%) Games
8 10 (1.94%) Banking
8 10 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.75%) Electronics
10 8 (1.55%) Music Industry
11 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.17%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.19%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 146 (28.35%) Developer
2 122 (23.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 84 (16.31%) AWS Engineer
4 77 (14.95%) Cloud Engineer
5 65 (12.62%) AWS DevOps
6 59 (11.46%) Senior Developer
7 56 (10.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 39 (7.57%) PHP Developer
9 37 (7.18%) Architect
10 34 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
11 24 (4.66%) Administrator
11 24 (4.66%) AWS Developer
11 24 (4.66%) Consultant
11 24 (4.66%) Data Engineer
11 24 (4.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 24 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (4.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 22 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
13 22 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
14 21 (4.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (25.44%) Web Services
2 99 (19.22%) Node.js
3 87 (16.89%) HTML
4 76 (14.76%) CSS
5 66 (12.82%) AngularJS
5 66 (12.82%) LAMP
6 57 (11.07%) HTML5
7 54 (10.49%) .NET
8 46 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
9 42 (8.16%) React
9 42 (8.16%) REST
10 38 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 37 (7.18%) Laravel
11 37 (7.18%) Serverless Framework
12 34 (6.60%) LEMP Stack
13 33 (6.41%) Kafka
14 30 (5.83%) JSON
15 29 (5.63%) Aurelia
15 29 (5.63%) Lambda Expressions
15 29 (5.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.66%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.47%) Public Cloud
5 21 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
6 20 (3.88%) Fintech
7 14 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.33%) PKI
9 10 (1.94%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.94%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.94%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.75%) iSeries
10 9 (1.75%) PMI
11 7 (1.36%) Clustering
11 7 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 275 (53.40%) Linux
2 90 (17.48%) Windows
3 45 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (6.41%) Android
5 30 (5.83%) CentOS
6 23 (4.47%) Apple iOS
7 22 (4.27%) Ubuntu
7 22 (4.27%) Windows Server
8 21 (4.08%) Unix
9 17 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (2.52%) Debian
10 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.36%) VMS
12 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (38.06%) DevOps
2 169 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (16.50%) TDD
4 73 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (9.51%) Auto-Scaling
7 47 (9.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 47 (9.13%) Test Automation
8 46 (8.93%) Configuration Management
9 41 (7.96%) Scrum
10 38 (7.38%) Microservices
10 38 (7.38%) Unit Testing
11 36 (6.99%) Machine Learning
11 36 (6.99%) Software Engineering
11 36 (6.99%) Web Development
12 33 (6.41%) E-Commerce
13 31 (6.02%) Analytics
13 31 (6.02%) ITIL
14 29 (5.63%) Kanban
14 29 (5.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 171 (33.20%) Python
2 137 (26.60%) Java
3 121 (23.50%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.64%) SQL
5 91 (17.67%) PHP
6 81 (15.73%) Bash Shell
7 80 (15.53%) Ruby
8 55 (10.68%) Perl
9 52 (10.10%) C#
10 49 (9.51%) PowerShell
11 44 (8.54%) Scala
12 36 (6.99%) ES6
13 29 (5.63%) Shell Script
14 25 (4.85%) C
15 22 (4.27%) C++
16 21 (4.08%) PHP 7
17 19 (3.69%) XPath
18 13 (2.52%) R
19 11 (2.14%) Go
19 11 (2.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (13.20%) Degree
2 25 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (3.11%) AWS Certification
5 15 (2.91%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.72%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.75%) PMP
9 5 (0.97%) MCP
9 5 (0.97%) MCSA
9 5 (0.97%) MCSE
9 5 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.58%) PhD
11 2 (0.39%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.19%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.24%) QA
2 12 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.36%) WAI
5 5 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 154 (29.90%) Docker
2 37 (7.18%) Active Directory
3 21 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.14%) Varnish
5 11 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.75%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.17%) Shibboleth
7 6 (1.17%) vSphere
8 4 (0.78%) HDFS
9 3 (0.58%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.58%) XenApp
10 2 (0.39%) LXC
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 120 (23.30%) Puppet
2 98 (19.03%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (16.50%) Terraform
4 69 (13.40%) Ansible
5 42 (8.16%) Kibana
6 38 (7.38%) Kubernetes
7 34 (6.60%) logstash
8 33 (6.41%) Packer
9 27 (5.24%) Nagios
10 21 (4.08%) Mesos
11 15 (2.91%) Salt
12 12 (2.33%) Consul
13 11 (2.14%) Grafana
14 9 (1.75%) Cacti
14 9 (1.75%) Munin
15 8 (1.55%) HAProxy
15 8 (1.55%) Nmap
16 7 (1.36%) Graphite
16 7 (1.36%) SCCM
16 7 (1.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.44%) Oracle
2 28 (5.44%) VMware
3 25 (4.85%) New Relic
4 24 (4.66%) Red Hat
5 19 (3.69%) Cisco
6 17 (3.30%) Google
7 16 (3.11%) Atlassian
8 14 (2.72%) Citrix
9 11 (2.14%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.94%) Mercator
10 10 (1.94%) Tableau
11 8 (1.55%) HP
11 8 (1.55%) SAP
11 8 (1.55%) Twitter
12 7 (1.36%) AppDynamics
13 6 (1.17%) Adobe
13 6 (1.17%) EMC
13 6 (1.17%) NetApp
14 5 (0.97%) Splunk