Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 779 966
Rank change year-on-year +147 +187 +7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 592 411 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.73% 1.71% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 480 333 281
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +17.65%

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 34,311 23,981 20,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 13.48% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28,402 20,091 17,102
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 +126 562 £65,000 +17.65% 147
London +97 324 £70,000 +7.69% 92
UK excluding London +106 262 £55,000 +15.79% 62
South East +65 78 £56,250 +4.17% 6
South West +49 62 £41,250 -25.00% 11
North of England -19 38 £65,000 +52.94% 7
East of England +24 30 £61,250 +28.95% 14
Midlands +37 29 £65,000 +52.94% 17
North West -39 21 £55,000 +29.41% 6
West Midlands +22 18 £60,000 +20.00% 13
Scotland -32 12 £42,750 +14.00% 2
East Midlands +31 11 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Yorkshire +28 10 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 8 £85,000 -
North East -10 7 £65,000 +73.33%
Wales - 5 £50,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 569 (96.11%) Amazon AWS
2 373 (63.01%) Amazon EC2
3 277 (46.79%) Linux
4 234 (39.53%) DevOps
5 217 (36.66%) Python
6 202 (34.12%) Docker
7 195 (32.94%) Java
8 174 (29.39%) Amazon RDS
9 172 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
10 164 (27.70%) SQL
11 162 (27.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 161 (27.20%) Terraform
13 160 (27.03%) Puppet
14 149 (25.17%) Serverless
15 148 (25.00%) Jenkins
16 142 (23.99%) JavaScript
17 129 (21.79%) MySQL
17 129 (21.79%) Git (software)
18 128 (21.62%) Node.js
19 127 (21.45%) Web Services
20 124 (20.95%) Opscode Chef
20 124 (20.95%) Ansible
21 118 (19.93%) Elasticsearch
22 116 (19.59%) AWS Lambda
23 113 (19.09%) NoSQL
24 112 (18.92%) TDD
25 110 (18.58%) HTML
26 107 (18.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
27 104 (17.57%) CSS
28 102 (17.23%) Continuous Integration

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
1 118 (19.93%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (11.82%) Apache Spark
3 56 (9.46%) Apache
4 35 (5.91%) nginx
5 26 (4.39%) Confluence
6 23 (3.89%) SAS
7 20 (3.38%) IIS
8 16 (2.70%) CMS
9 12 (2.03%) Drupal
9 12 (2.03%) Ethereum
10 10 (1.69%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.69%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.52%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.52%) WordPress
12 8 (1.35%) Jetty
13 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (1.18%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.17%) HipChat
1 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.69%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.34%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 569 (96.11%) Amazon AWS
2 373 (63.01%) Amazon EC2
3 162 (27.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 149 (25.17%) Serverless
5 116 (19.59%) AWS Lambda
6 100 (16.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 99 (16.72%) Route 53
8 95 (16.05%) Amazon SQS
9 92 (15.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 84 (14.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 80 (13.51%) CloudFront
12 68 (11.49%) Amazon ELB
13 59 (9.97%) GitHub
14 56 (9.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 54 (9.12%) Amazon Kinesis
16 38 (6.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 29 (4.90%) SaaS
18 26 (4.39%) Amazon EMR
19 23 (3.89%) AWS CloudTrail
20 22 (3.72%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 80 (13.51%) VPN
2 70 (11.82%) Firewall
3 60 (10.14%) DNS
4 39 (6.59%) TCP/IP
5 35 (5.91%) DHCP
6 31 (5.24%) HTTP
7 28 (4.73%) SSL
8 18 (3.04%) SNMP
8 18 (3.04%) WAN
9 16 (2.70%) LAN
10 13 (2.20%) FTP
11 12 (2.03%) Internet
12 11 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.69%) Network Security
13 10 (1.69%) SSH
13 10 (1.69%) VLAN
13 10 (1.69%) VoIP
14 7 (1.18%) Unified Communications
15 5 (0.84%) SAN
16 4 (0.68%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (29.39%) Amazon RDS
2 129 (21.79%) MySQL
3 113 (19.09%) NoSQL
4 107 (18.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 87 (14.70%) MongoDB
6 86 (14.53%) PostgreSQL
7 74 (12.50%) Big Data
8 71 (11.99%) SQL Server
9 66 (11.15%) Amazon Redshift
10 59 (9.97%) Hadoop
11 31 (5.24%) Relational Database
12 24 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (3.55%) Redis
14 20 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (2.87%) Data Mining
15 17 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (2.70%) Blockchain
17 14 (2.36%) HBase
18 13 (2.20%) DB2
19 12 (2.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 148 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 129 (21.79%) Git (software)
3 66 (11.15%) TeamCity
4 62 (10.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 45 (7.60%) JIRA
6 32 (5.41%) Hudson
7 29 (4.90%) Maven
8 22 (3.72%) Ant
9 20 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
10 19 (3.21%) Gradle
11 18 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (2.87%) Gatling
13 16 (2.70%) Bitbucket
13 16 (2.70%) gulp
13 16 (2.70%) Mocha
14 15 (2.53%) JUnit
15 14 (2.36%) Vagrant
15 14 (2.36%) webpack
16 13 (2.20%) Toad
17 12 (2.03%) Travis CI
General
1 69 (11.66%) Finance
2 45 (7.60%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.39%) Banking
3 26 (4.39%) Games
4 25 (4.22%) Retail
5 18 (3.04%) Marketing
6 17 (2.87%) Advertising
7 15 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.35%) Electronics
10 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.01%) Law
10 6 (1.01%) Legal
11 4 (0.68%) Digital Economy
11 4 (0.68%) Publishing
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.17%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (30.91%) Developer
2 130 (21.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 82 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 69 (11.66%) AWS Engineer
5 61 (10.30%) AWS DevOps
6 41 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 39 (6.59%) Consultant
8 34 (5.74%) Data Engineer
8 34 (5.74%) Software Engineer
9 33 (5.57%) Lead Developer
10 32 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 30 (5.07%) PHP Developer
12 29 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
12 29 (4.90%) Node.js Developer
13 28 (4.73%) AWS Developer
13 28 (4.73%) Java Developer
14 27 (4.56%) Architect
14 27 (4.56%) DevOps Consultant
15 24 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
16 22 (3.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (21.62%) Node.js
2 127 (21.45%) Web Services
3 110 (18.58%) HTML
4 104 (17.57%) CSS
5 71 (11.99%) AngularJS
6 66 (11.15%) HTML5
7 64 (10.81%) .NET
8 62 (10.47%) Elastic Stack
9 50 (8.45%) React
10 48 (8.11%) RESTful
11 47 (7.94%) REST
12 43 (7.26%) Spring
13 42 (7.09%) Kafka
14 35 (5.91%) LAMP
15 32 (5.41%) Sass
16 30 (5.07%) Laravel
17 29 (4.90%) .NET Core
18 28 (4.73%) Aurelia
18 28 (4.73%) Lambda Expressions
19 27 (4.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.46%) Computer Science
2 47 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.60%) Algorithms
4 35 (5.91%) Fintech
5 23 (3.89%) Linux Command Line
6 21 (3.55%) Derivative
7 16 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.70%) User Experience
8 14 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.03%) BBC
9 12 (2.03%) Bitcoin
10 11 (1.86%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.86%) STB
11 10 (1.69%) W3C
12 7 (1.18%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.18%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.01%) PKI
13 6 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 277 (46.79%) Linux
2 56 (9.46%) CentOS
2 56 (9.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (8.11%) Unix
4 46 (7.77%) Windows
5 32 (5.41%) Android
6 27 (4.56%) Ubuntu
7 26 (4.39%) Apple iOS
8 23 (3.89%) Windows Server
9 16 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (2.20%) CoreOS
11 12 (2.03%) VMS
11 12 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.84%) Debian
13 5 (0.84%) Solaris
13 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.68%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (39.53%) DevOps
2 172 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (18.92%) TDD
4 102 (17.23%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (15.54%) Configuration Management
6 64 (10.81%) Analytics
6 64 (10.81%) Microservices
6 64 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 62 (10.47%) Test Automation
8 61 (10.30%) Unit Testing
9 60 (10.14%) Machine Learning
10 58 (9.80%) Auto-Scaling
11 55 (9.29%) Mentoring
12 54 (9.12%) Open Source
13 44 (7.43%) Mathematics
14 43 (7.26%) ITIL
15 38 (6.42%) Product Management
16 37 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
17 35 (5.91%) E-Commerce
17 35 (5.91%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 217 (36.66%) Python
2 195 (32.94%) Java
3 164 (27.70%) SQL
4 142 (23.99%) JavaScript
5 100 (16.89%) Ruby
6 82 (13.85%) PHP
7 74 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 70 (11.82%) Scala
9 64 (10.81%) C#
10 53 (8.95%) ES6
11 48 (8.11%) PowerShell
12 45 (7.60%) R
13 28 (4.73%) Perl
14 26 (4.39%) Go
14 26 (4.39%) Shell Script
15 25 (4.22%) TypeScript
16 22 (3.72%) C++
17 18 (3.04%) Clojure
18 17 (2.87%) C
19 15 (2.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (12.67%) Degree
2 50 (8.45%) SC Cleared
2 50 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 36 (6.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (3.21%) AWS Certification
5 18 (3.04%) RHCE
6 16 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.70%) RHCSA
7 8 (1.35%) Sun Certification
8 6 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.84%) PhD
10 4 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.17%) CCNA
12 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.21%) QA
2 10 (1.69%) WAI
3 9 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 202 (34.12%) Docker
2 38 (6.42%) Active Directory
3 36 (6.08%) Virtual Machines
4 32 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (2.87%) NFS
6 16 (2.70%) Samba
7 10 (1.69%) HDFS
8 8 (1.35%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.18%) Apache Flume
9 7 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.84%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.84%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.51%) KVM
12 2 (0.34%) vSphere
13 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.17%) LXC
13 1 (0.17%) Varnish
13 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 161 (27.20%) Terraform
2 160 (27.03%) Puppet
3 124 (20.95%) Ansible
3 124 (20.95%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (15.20%) Kubernetes
5 65 (10.98%) Packer
6 47 (7.94%) Docker Swarm
7 39 (6.59%) Kibana
8 38 (6.42%) logstash
9 17 (2.87%) Nagios
10 10 (1.69%) SCCM
11 9 (1.52%) Mesos
11 9 (1.52%) Prometheus
11 9 (1.52%) SCOM
12 6 (1.01%) CFEngine
12 6 (1.01%) Marathon
13 5 (0.84%) Consul
13 5 (0.84%) Grafana
14 4 (0.68%) Oozie
14 4 (0.68%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 59 (9.97%) Oracle
2 53 (8.95%) Red Hat
3 43 (7.26%) VMware
4 40 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 25 (4.22%) Google
6 20 (3.38%) New Relic
7 18 (3.04%) Splunk
8 17 (2.87%) HP
9 16 (2.70%) Scality
10 12 (2.03%) Citrix
11 11 (1.86%) Arqiva
11 11 (1.86%) BT
11 11 (1.86%) Cisco
12 10 (1.69%) Cloudera
12 10 (1.69%) Mercator
13 9 (1.52%) PagerDuty
13 9 (1.52%) SAP
14 7 (1.18%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.18%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.18%) Databricks