AWS Cloud Development Kit (AWS CDK)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS CDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CDK over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 825 892 937
Rank change year-on-year +67 +45 -113
Permanent jobs citing AWS CDK 66 105 265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 116
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £53,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £70,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.11% -6.00% +20.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £93,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,250 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.64% -2.08% -

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

AWS CDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20,849 32,779 60,651
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 21.70% 30.41% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15,636 19,983 30,760
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

AWS CDK
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS CDK as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CDK in the UK

AWS CDK
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS CDK.

Salary trend for AWS CDK in the UK

AWS CDK
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CDK over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS CDK in the UK

AWS CDK
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CDK within the UK over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
England +94 62 £73,750 +4.61% 28
UK excluding London -7 36 £65,000 +10.64% 13
London +133 30 £85,000 +9.68% 20
Work from Home +46 29 £65,000 -7.47% 21
North of England +51 16 £57,500 +6.98% 3
North West +32 12 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Midlands +21 10 £80,000 -42.86% 2
West Midlands +36 6 £75,000 -46.43%
South East +23 5 £52,500 -30.00%
North East +2 4 £53,750 -49.41%
East Midlands - 4 £92,500 - 2
Scotland -40 3 £70,576 - 6
East of England +25 1 £75,000 -3.23%
Wales -1 1 £70,000 -26.32%

AWS CDK
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) AWS
2 32 (48.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 28 (42.42%) Serverless
4 23 (34.85%) Amazon ECS
4 23 (34.85%) GitHub
5 22 (33.33%) Azure
6 19 (28.79%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (27.27%) Azure DevOps
8 11 (16.67%) AWS CodePipeline
9 9 (13.64%) Amazon S3
10 7 (10.61%) AWS CodeBuild
10 7 (10.61%) AWS Fargate
10 7 (10.61%) GCP
11 6 (9.09%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (9.09%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 5 (7.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (7.58%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (6.06%) CloudFront
13 4 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Network Security
1 2 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SD-WAN
2 1 (1.52%) SMS
2 1 (1.52%) VSAN
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) DynamoDB
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (7.58%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Big Data
7 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) Redis
8 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.52%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.52%) Power BI
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.67%) Git
2 11 (16.67%) GitLab
3 5 (7.58%) SonarQube
4 4 (6.06%) Mocha
4 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.03%) Cypress.io
6 2 (3.03%) ESLint
6 2 (3.03%) Spinnaker
6 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (3.03%) Vite
7 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.52%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Storybook
7 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
1 14 (21.21%) Social Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Retail Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Senior
2 19 (28.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Data Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Lead
5 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Senior Data Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Full Stack Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Full Stack Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Senior AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Senior Full Stack Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Senior Full Stack Software Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (6.06%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Node.js
2 11 (16.67%) React
3 10 (15.15%) Lambda Expressions
4 9 (13.64%) PySpark
5 8 (12.12%) AWS SAM
5 8 (12.12%) Jest
6 7 (10.61%) RESTful
7 5 (7.58%) JSON
7 5 (7.58%) Kafka
7 5 (7.58%) Serverless Framework
8 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.06%) Next.js
9 3 (4.55%) .NET
9 3 (4.55%) Express.js
9 3 (4.55%) Pandas
9 3 (4.55%) REST
9 3 (4.55%) Tailwind CSS
10 2 (3.03%) Redux
10 2 (3.03%) Sass
10 2 (3.03%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Cloud Native
2 10 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.58%) Social Media
4 4 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.55%) PMI
6 2 (3.03%) Onboarding
6 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.52%) IoT
7 1 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Infrastructure as Code
2 44 (66.67%) DevOps
3 40 (60.61%) CI/CD
4 28 (42.42%) Agile
5 23 (34.85%) Containerisation
6 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 16 (24.24%) Microservices
9 13 (19.70%) Design Patterns
10 12 (18.18%) Full Stack Development
11 10 (15.15%) Event-Driven
12 8 (12.12%) Machine Learning
13 7 (10.61%) Coaching
13 7 (10.61%) Data Engineering
13 7 (10.61%) TDD
14 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (9.09%) Data Science
14 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (9.09%) Scrum
15 5 (7.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Python
2 20 (30.30%) TypeScript
3 8 (12.12%) Bash
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.12%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) C#
4 6 (9.09%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) R
5 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.55%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Go
7 2 (3.03%) Rust
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.58%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) AWS Certified Developer
4 3 (4.55%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.03%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (51.52%) Terraform
2 19 (28.79%) Kubernetes
3 7 (10.61%) Ansible
4 6 (9.09%) Progress Chef
4 6 (9.09%) Puppet
5 4 (6.06%) Grafana
6 3 (4.55%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.03%) Istio
8 1 (1.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Databricks
3 3 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (1.52%) VMware