Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 352 485 654
Rank change year-on-year +133 +169 +145
Permanent jobs citing Amazon S3 1,090 887 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.59% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.58% 2.24% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 921 696 501
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +15.79%

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 42,255 39,654 36,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 26.25% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34,336 31,631 29,885
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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 +136 1,054 £72,000 +10.77% 174
London +127 739 £77,500 +10.71% 86
UK excluding London +65 345 £60,000 - 100
North of England +96 141 £60,000 - 32
North West +72 94 £62,500 +4.17% 20
South East +18 78 £65,000 +18.18% 22
Midlands -18 47 £60,000 +9.09% 17
West Midlands -17 43 £60,000 +4.35% 16
South West +8 31 £56,250 -6.25% 7
Yorkshire +29 29 £57,275 -4.54% 12
Scotland +42 24 £62,500 -3.85% 7
East of England +64 23 £70,000 +27.27% 10
North East +26 18 £57,275 -23.63%
Wales - 7 £47,500 - 5
East Midlands +9 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1,053 (96.61%) AWS
2 589 (54.04%) Python
3 584 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
4 568 (52.11%) Serverless
5 563 (51.65%) AWS Lambda
6 551 (50.55%) Amazon EC2
7 496 (45.50%) Java
8 467 (42.84%) Amazon RDS
9 367 (33.67%) DevOps
10 347 (31.83%) Software Engineering
11 312 (28.62%) Web Services
12 307 (28.17%) Docker
13 302 (27.71%) Finance
14 287 (26.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 269 (24.68%) AWS CloudFormation
16 267 (24.50%) SQL
17 256 (23.49%) Amazon SQS
18 251 (23.03%) Linux
19 249 (22.84%) Terraform
20 225 (20.64%) Kubernetes
21 216 (19.82%) Node.js
21 216 (19.82%) Amazon ECS
22 198 (18.17%) Jenkins
23 194 (17.80%) Big Data
24 193 (17.71%) JavaScript
25 191 (17.52%) Azure
26 187 (17.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 185 (16.97%) Asset Management
28 182 (16.70%) Microservices
29 180 (16.51%) Virtual Private Cloud

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
1 132 (12.11%) Elasticsearch
2 122 (11.19%) Apache Spark
3 73 (6.70%) Apache
4 41 (3.76%) Confluence
5 39 (3.58%) Apache Airflow
6 25 (2.29%) nginx
7 15 (1.38%) IIS
7 15 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.10%) Jupyter
8 12 (1.10%) Luigi
9 4 (0.37%) CMS
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.18%) Drupal
10 2 (0.18%) JBoss
10 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.18%) Tornado
10 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.092%) Figma
3 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.092%) Simulink
3 1 (0.092%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Eikon
2 2 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.092%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,053 (96.61%) AWS
2 568 (52.11%) Serverless
3 563 (51.65%) AWS Lambda
4 551 (50.55%) Amazon EC2
5 269 (24.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 256 (23.49%) Amazon SQS
7 216 (19.82%) Amazon ECS
8 191 (17.52%) Azure
9 187 (17.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 180 (16.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 138 (12.66%) Amazon Kinesis
12 113 (10.37%) Amazon EMR
13 109 (10.00%) Route 53
14 105 (9.63%) Amazon ELB
15 102 (9.36%) CloudFront
16 73 (6.70%) OpenShift
17 72 (6.61%) SaaS
18 71 (6.51%) GitHub
19 68 (6.24%) GCP
20 67 (6.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.86%) DNS
2 32 (2.94%) HTTP
3 19 (1.74%) Firewall
4 16 (1.47%) FTP
4 16 (1.47%) VPN
5 14 (1.28%) DHCP
6 11 (1.01%) SSH
6 11 (1.01%) SSL
7 10 (0.92%) SMTP
8 9 (0.83%) Network Security
9 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.46%) WAN
11 4 (0.37%) ATM
11 4 (0.37%) CTI
12 3 (0.28%) LAN
13 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.18%) Internet
13 2 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.18%) SAN
13 2 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (42.84%) Amazon RDS
2 287 (26.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 194 (17.80%) Big Data
4 169 (15.50%) NoSQL
5 168 (15.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 141 (12.94%) Amazon Athena
7 119 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
8 114 (10.46%) Hadoop
9 107 (9.82%) MySQL
10 99 (9.08%) SQL Server
11 87 (7.98%) Apache Hive
12 81 (7.43%) MongoDB
13 72 (6.61%) Redis
14 60 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
15 55 (5.05%) Relational Database
16 42 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
17 38 (3.49%) HDInsight
18 36 (3.30%) Data Lake
19 35 (3.21%) BigQuery
20 31 (2.84%) Impala
Development Applications
1 198 (18.17%) Jenkins
2 160 (14.68%) Git (software)
3 84 (7.71%) Maven
4 75 (6.88%) JIRA
5 57 (5.23%) Artifactory
6 53 (4.86%) Gradle
7 49 (4.50%) GitLab
8 41 (3.76%) Bitbucket
9 35 (3.21%) Subversion
10 28 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (2.29%) CircleCI
12 18 (1.65%) JUnit
12 18 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (1.65%) Vagrant
13 17 (1.56%) WebDriver
13 17 (1.56%) webpack
14 16 (1.47%) Cucumber
15 15 (1.38%) PhantomJS
15 15 (1.38%) RStudio
16 14 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 302 (27.71%) Finance
2 180 (16.51%) Front Office
3 48 (4.40%) Retail
4 35 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 19 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 19 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.38%) Games
6 15 (1.38%) Marketing
7 12 (1.10%) Banking
8 11 (1.01%) Legal
9 10 (0.92%) Automotive
9 10 (0.92%) Law
10 8 (0.73%) Billing
11 6 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.46%) Advertising
12 5 (0.46%) Electronics
12 5 (0.46%) Publishing
13 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.092%) Local Government
14 1 (0.092%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 352 (32.29%) Developer
2 179 (16.42%) AWS Engineer
3 176 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 171 (15.69%) Architect
5 156 (14.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 145 (13.30%) Java Developer
7 125 (11.47%) Data Engineer
8 116 (10.64%) AWS Developer
9 105 (9.63%) Senior Developer
10 104 (9.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 93 (8.53%) Python Developer
12 72 (6.61%) Python Engineer
13 70 (6.42%) Cloud Engineer
14 67 (6.15%) Data Architect
15 66 (6.06%) AWS Software Engineer
16 62 (5.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 61 (5.60%) AWS Architect
18 60 (5.50%) AWS DevOps
19 56 (5.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
20 50 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (28.62%) Web Services
2 216 (19.82%) Node.js
3 117 (10.73%) Spring
4 105 (9.63%) HTML
5 103 (9.45%) CSS
6 101 (9.27%) Kafka
7 83 (7.61%) .NET
7 83 (7.61%) React
8 76 (6.97%) J2EE
9 70 (6.42%) Spring Boot
10 68 (6.24%) Pandas
11 64 (5.87%) NumPy
11 64 (5.87%) RabbitMQ
12 60 (5.50%) Hibernate
13 56 (5.14%) SciPy
14 52 (4.77%) Lambda Expressions
15 51 (4.68%) AngularJS
15 51 (4.68%) Elastic Stack
15 51 (4.68%) RESTful
16 41 (3.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 179 (16.42%) Fixed Income
2 112 (10.28%) Greenfield Project
3 82 (7.52%) Derivative
4 77 (7.06%) Equities
5 64 (5.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 58 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
7 54 (4.95%) Public Cloud
8 53 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
9 52 (4.77%) Reference Data
10 46 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
11 40 (3.67%) User Experience
12 35 (3.21%) Algorithms
13 32 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
14 29 (2.66%) Data Structures
15 28 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
16 26 (2.39%) Data Centre
17 25 (2.29%) Hedge funds
18 23 (2.11%) Management Information System
19 22 (2.02%) Cloud Native
20 19 (1.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 251 (23.03%) Linux
2 108 (9.91%) Windows
3 41 (3.76%) Unix
4 30 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (1.93%) Android
5 21 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.83%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 15 (1.38%) VMS
8 10 (0.92%) CentOS
8 10 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.46%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.18%) Debian
12 2 (0.18%) SUSE
12 2 (0.18%) VyOS
13 1 (0.092%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.092%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (33.67%) DevOps
3 347 (31.83%) Software Engineering
4 185 (16.97%) Asset Management
5 182 (16.70%) Microservices
6 166 (15.23%) Analytics
7 136 (12.48%) ETL
7 136 (12.48%) Mentoring
8 118 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (10.37%) TDD
10 106 (9.72%) Data Science
11 92 (8.44%) Data Modelling
11 92 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
12 86 (7.89%) Scrum
13 84 (7.71%) Machine Learning
14 83 (7.61%) Data Engineering
15 81 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
15 81 (7.43%) Decision-Making
16 78 (7.16%) Quantitative Analysis
17 72 (6.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 589 (54.04%) Python
2 496 (45.50%) Java
3 267 (24.50%) SQL
4 193 (17.71%) JavaScript
5 160 (14.68%) R
6 92 (8.44%) Scala
7 90 (8.26%) C#
8 78 (7.16%) C++
9 63 (5.78%) Bash Shell
10 61 (5.60%) PowerShell
11 57 (5.23%) Java 8
12 50 (4.59%) Ruby
13 45 (4.13%) PHP
14 42 (3.85%) Go
15 40 (3.67%) Shell Script
16 32 (2.94%) C
17 22 (2.02%) Perl
18 20 (1.83%) TypeScript
19 17 (1.56%) PL/SQL
20 14 (1.28%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 55 (5.05%) Degree
2 47 (4.31%) AWS Certification
3 22 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.01%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.37%) A+ Certification
7 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.28%) CCNA
8 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.28%) MCP
8 3 (0.28%) MCSA
9 2 (0.18%) CCNP
9 2 (0.18%) ISEB
9 2 (0.18%) MCSE
9 2 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.18%) PhD
9 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.18%) PMP
9 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.94%) QA
2 18 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.10%) GDPR
4 11 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.28%) CDISC
6 3 (0.28%) HL7
7 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.092%) NIST
7 1 (0.092%) SLA
System Software
1 307 (28.17%) Docker
2 65 (5.96%) HDFS
3 51 (4.68%) Active Directory
4 28 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (1.93%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (0.64%) OpenSSH
9 6 (0.55%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.46%) XenApp
11 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.18%) LXC
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.18%) Postfix
11 2 (0.18%) Varnish
11 2 (0.18%) vSphere
11 2 (0.18%) Xen
12 1 (0.092%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.092%) IAG
12 1 (0.092%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 249 (22.84%) Terraform
2 225 (20.64%) Kubernetes
3 126 (11.56%) Ansible
4 83 (7.61%) Puppet
5 62 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (3.58%) Kibana
7 37 (3.39%) Nagios
8 34 (3.12%) logstash
9 33 (3.03%) Packer
10 27 (2.48%) Prometheus
11 18 (1.65%) SCCM
12 17 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
13 15 (1.38%) Grafana
13 15 (1.38%) Rancher
14 11 (1.01%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.73%) Istio
16 7 (0.64%) Control-M
16 7 (0.64%) StatsD
17 6 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
17 6 (0.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 70 (6.42%) Oracle
2 60 (5.50%) Google
3 47 (4.31%) Splunk
4 42 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 36 (3.30%) Sage
6 33 (3.03%) Tableau
7 32 (2.94%) VMware
8 23 (2.11%) Talend
9 21 (1.93%) Databricks
10 20 (1.83%) Informatica
11 18 (1.65%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.47%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.28%) Citrix
13 14 (1.28%) Cloudera
13 14 (1.28%) Teradata
14 11 (1.01%) SAP
15 9 (0.83%) ServiceNow
16 8 (0.73%) Dynatrace
17 7 (0.64%) Ab Initio
17 7 (0.64%) Cisco