Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 500 702 778
Rank change year-on-year +202 +76 +272
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 901 521 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.30% 1.65% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 779 412 455
UK median annual salary £65,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -2.61% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -

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 39,115 31,551 24,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.36% 17.86% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31,609 25,955 20,595
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon S3 in the UK

Amazon S3
Top 15 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 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 +220 886 £65,000 +13.04% 152
London +204 536 £70,000 +3.70% 98
UK excluding London +151 357 £55,000 +15.79% 59
North of England +92 100 £57,500 +29.94% 20
South East +15 98 £60,000 +20.00% 12
Midlands +69 72 £60,000 +66.67% 9
South West +29 70 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West +62 67 £60,000 +60.00% 13
West Midlands +53 56 £60,000 +66.67% 4
Yorkshire +47 28 £40,000 -30.43% 5
East of England +14 24 £72,500 +31.82% 4
East Midlands +6 15 £55,000 +66.67% 5
Scotland +2 8 £56,250 +31.58% 4
North East -16 5 £65,000 - 2
Wales +7 1 £40,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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.

1 892 (99.00%) Amazon AWS
2 669 (74.25%) Amazon EC2
3 453 (50.28%) Linux
4 416 (46.17%) DevOps
5 392 (43.51%) Amazon RDS
6 382 (42.40%) Python
7 380 (42.18%) SQL
8 333 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 310 (34.41%) Git (software)
10 295 (32.74%) Docker
11 260 (28.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 256 (28.41%) Serverless
13 249 (27.64%) AWS Lambda
14 248 (27.52%) Ansible
15 245 (27.19%) Java
16 240 (26.64%) Jenkins
17 238 (26.42%) AWS CloudFormation
18 208 (23.09%) Web Services
19 195 (21.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 185 (20.53%) Kubernetes
21 181 (20.09%) MySQL
21 181 (20.09%) Finance
22 180 (19.98%) Amazon SQS
23 178 (19.76%) Windows
24 177 (19.64%) Terraform
25 162 (17.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 162 (17.98%) Puppet
25 162 (17.98%) NoSQL
26 160 (17.76%) PostgreSQL
27 156 (17.31%) JavaScript

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
1 101 (11.21%) Confluence
2 98 (10.88%) IIS
3 90 (9.99%) Apache Spark
4 66 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
5 51 (5.66%) Apache
6 49 (5.44%) Ethereum
7 36 (4.00%) SAS
8 33 (3.66%) Tomcat
9 28 (3.11%) nginx
10 25 (2.77%) Apache Pig
11 23 (2.55%) Drupal
12 11 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 11 (1.22%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.11%) WordPress
14 9 (1.00%) CMS
14 9 (1.00%) WildFly
15 7 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (0.78%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 5 (0.55%) concrete5
Applications
1 14 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.55%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.33%) Magento
2 6 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 892 (99.00%) Amazon AWS
2 669 (74.25%) Amazon EC2
3 260 (28.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 256 (28.41%) Serverless
5 249 (27.64%) AWS Lambda
6 238 (26.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 195 (21.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 180 (19.98%) Amazon SQS
9 162 (17.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 126 (13.98%) Amazon ELB
11 113 (12.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 100 (11.10%) Cloud Computing
13 98 (10.88%) Amazon EMR
14 97 (10.77%) Route 53
15 92 (10.21%) GitHub
16 82 (9.10%) Amazon Kinesis
17 78 (8.66%) CloudFront
18 66 (7.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 56 (6.22%) SaaS
20 46 (5.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.88%) DNS
2 37 (4.11%) Firewall
2 37 (4.11%) Network Security
3 33 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.44%) VPN
5 29 (3.22%) DHCP
6 25 (2.77%) WAN
7 21 (2.33%) LAN
8 18 (2.00%) SSL
9 16 (1.78%) HTTP
10 14 (1.55%) SAN
11 12 (1.33%) IPsec
11 12 (1.33%) SMS
12 10 (1.11%) BGP
13 9 (1.00%) FCoE
13 9 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (1.00%) iSCSI
13 9 (1.00%) NAS
14 8 (0.89%) VoIP
15 7 (0.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (43.51%) Amazon RDS
2 181 (20.09%) MySQL
3 162 (17.98%) NoSQL
4 160 (17.76%) PostgreSQL
5 156 (17.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 113 (12.54%) Amazon Redshift
7 109 (12.10%) Big Data
8 106 (11.76%) Redis
9 99 (10.99%) MongoDB
10 93 (10.32%) Hadoop
11 86 (9.54%) Relational Database
12 77 (8.55%) SQL Server
13 62 (6.88%) Blockchain
14 41 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (4.44%) RDBMS
16 35 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (3.33%) Apache Hive
18 20 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
18 20 (2.22%) Sqoop
19 18 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 310 (34.41%) Git (software)
2 240 (26.64%) Jenkins
3 149 (16.54%) JIRA
4 114 (12.65%) TeamCity
5 108 (11.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 106 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 61 (6.77%) Mocha
8 43 (4.77%) Maven
9 32 (3.55%) Selenium
10 29 (3.22%) Subversion
11 25 (2.77%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.89%) GitLab
12 17 (1.89%) JMeter
13 14 (1.55%) Grunt
14 12 (1.33%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
14 12 (1.33%) Liquibase
15 11 (1.22%) gulp
15 11 (1.22%) Visual Studio
16 10 (1.11%) Jasmine
General
1 181 (20.09%) Finance
2 91 (10.10%) Banking
3 59 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.44%) Retail
5 32 (3.55%) Advertising
6 26 (2.89%) Games
7 23 (2.55%) Marketing
8 8 (0.89%) Legal
9 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.67%) Publishing
10 4 (0.44%) Back Office
10 4 (0.44%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.33%) Military
12 2 (0.22%) Automotive
12 2 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 274 (30.41%) Developer
2 201 (22.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 107 (11.88%) AWS Engineer
4 90 (9.99%) Architect
5 71 (7.88%) Senior Developer
6 70 (7.77%) Cloud Architect
7 60 (6.66%) Linux Engineer
8 47 (5.22%) Java Developer
9 46 (5.11%) Blockchain Developer
10 45 (4.99%) Cloud Engineer
11 44 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 43 (4.77%) AWS DevOps
13 42 (4.66%) Backend Developer
14 41 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
15 40 (4.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 40 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
16 39 (4.33%) Node.js Developer
16 39 (4.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 38 (4.22%) AWS Architect
17 38 (4.22%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (23.09%) Web Services
2 156 (17.31%) Node.js
3 137 (15.21%) CSS
4 125 (13.87%) HTML
5 98 (10.88%) AngularJS
6 80 (8.88%) Kafka
7 76 (8.44%) REST
8 73 (8.10%) Jest
9 62 (6.88%) JSON
9 62 (6.88%) React
10 58 (6.44%) .NET
11 57 (6.33%) Chai
12 51 (5.66%) Enzyme
13 49 (5.44%) Smart Contracts
13 49 (5.44%) Truffle
13 49 (5.44%) web3js
14 46 (5.11%) Spring
15 44 (4.88%) Elastic Stack
16 43 (4.77%) RESTful
17 42 (4.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 94 (10.43%) Private Cloud
2 81 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 49 (5.44%) Bitcoin
4 47 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
5 39 (4.33%) Algorithms
5 39 (4.33%) Data Centre
5 39 (4.33%) Public Cloud
6 36 (4.00%) Fintech
7 29 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 19 (2.11%) Replication
10 18 (2.00%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.22%) Cloud Native
12 11 (1.22%) User Experience
13 10 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (1.00%) Clustering
14 9 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 453 (50.28%) Linux
2 178 (19.76%) Windows
3 70 (7.77%) Unix
4 53 (5.88%) VMS
5 46 (5.11%) CentOS
6 38 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.00%) Windows Server
8 23 (2.55%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.89%) DC/OS
10 15 (1.66%) Android
11 8 (0.89%) CoreOS
11 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.55%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.44%) Debian
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (46.17%) DevOps
2 333 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 137 (15.21%) Test Automation
5 125 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (12.65%) Software Engineering
7 103 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 102 (11.32%) Analytics
9 92 (10.21%) Microservices
10 90 (9.99%) Network Virtualisation
11 84 (9.32%) Scrum
12 82 (9.10%) Machine Learning
13 81 (8.99%) Front End Development
13 81 (8.99%) TDD
14 78 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
15 75 (8.32%) Open Source
16 67 (7.44%) Continuous Delivery
17 65 (7.21%) API Development
18 61 (6.77%) Data Science
18 61 (6.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 382 (42.40%) Python
2 380 (42.18%) SQL
3 245 (27.19%) Java
4 156 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 142 (15.76%) Bash Shell
6 109 (12.10%) Ruby
7 98 (10.88%) Scala
8 87 (9.66%) Go
9 83 (9.21%) PHP
10 64 (7.10%) ES6
11 59 (6.55%) PowerShell
12 51 (5.66%) Shell Script
13 49 (5.44%) R
13 49 (5.44%) Solidity
14 47 (5.22%) C#
15 36 (4.00%) C++
16 34 (3.77%) Perl
17 30 (3.33%) TypeScript
18 28 (3.11%) PL/SQL
19 24 (2.66%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 76 (8.44%) Degree
2 58 (6.44%) AWS Certification
3 38 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 33 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.66%) MCSA
7 22 (2.44%) MCSE
7 22 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.66%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.44%) CCIE
11 4 (0.44%) CCNP
11 4 (0.44%) ISEB
11 4 (0.44%) MBA
11 4 (0.44%) VCP6
11 4 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.33%) CCNA
12 3 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.66%) QA
2 10 (1.11%) GDPR
3 9 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.89%) GCP
4 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) GPG13
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 295 (32.74%) Docker
2 154 (17.09%) Virtual Machines
3 127 (14.10%) Active Directory
4 45 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (2.44%) HDFS
6 18 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.78%) Apache Flume
8 15 (1.66%) Hyper-V
9 12 (1.33%) VMware Server
10 10 (1.11%) Samba
10 10 (1.11%) Varnish
11 5 (0.55%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.33%) iptables
12 3 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.22%) KVM
13 2 (0.22%) pfSense
14 1 (0.11%) Postfix
14 1 (0.11%) QEMU
14 1 (0.11%) vSphere
14 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 248 (27.52%) Ansible
2 185 (20.53%) Kubernetes
3 177 (19.64%) Terraform
4 162 (17.98%) Puppet
5 153 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
6 61 (6.77%) Docker Swarm
7 31 (3.44%) Oozie
8 26 (2.89%) Nagios
9 21 (2.33%) Mesos
9 21 (2.33%) Prometheus
10 19 (2.11%) ZABBIX
11 15 (1.66%) Kibana
12 13 (1.44%) Rancher
13 12 (1.33%) Packer
14 9 (1.00%) Grafana
14 9 (1.00%) Salt
14 9 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
14 9 (1.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 7 (0.78%) logstash
16 6 (0.67%) Xymon
Vendors
1 96 (10.65%) New Relic
2 84 (9.32%) Trend Micro
3 68 (7.55%) VMware
4 65 (7.21%) Google
5 55 (6.10%) Oracle
6 54 (5.99%) Microsoft
7 47 (5.22%) Red Hat
8 34 (3.77%) Tableau
9 30 (3.33%) Atlassian
10 23 (2.55%) SaltStack
10 23 (2.55%) Splunk
11 21 (2.33%) Cisco
12 17 (1.89%) Capita
13 16 (1.78%) Talend
13 16 (1.78%) Zend
14 14 (1.55%) Adobe
14 14 (1.55%) PagerDuty
14 14 (1.55%) SAP
15 12 (1.33%) Informatica
16 11 (1.22%) MicroStrategy