Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Developer
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 838 1125
Rank change year-on-year +24 +287 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 394 370 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 367 357 187
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172345 179092 208059
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.52% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 138617 149527 173540
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured AWS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Developer.

Salary trend for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Developer over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 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 +32 389 £65,000 +8.33% 51
London -21 266 £70,000 +16.67% 33
UK excluding London +69 121 £52,500 -4.55% 17
East of England +43 35 £55,000 - 5
South East +31 34 £52,500 -4.55% 5
North of England +17 30 £45,750 +7.65% 4
North West 0 21 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Midlands +38 15 £67,500 +8.00% 1
West Midlands +11 12 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Yorkshire +37 7 £51,250 +46.43% 1
South West +12 7 £40,000 -25.58% 2
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £46,500 - 1

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, AWS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring AWS Developer in the job title.

1 297 (75.38%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (53.30%) Java
4 172 (43.65%) TDD
5 165 (41.88%) JavaScript
6 140 (35.53%) NoSQL
7 115 (29.19%) C#
8 114 (28.93%) Spring
9 105 (26.65%) Microservices
10 103 (26.14%) Node.js
11 97 (24.62%) Docker
12 96 (24.37%) .NET
13 85 (21.57%) SQL
14 84 (21.32%) BDD
15 82 (20.81%) Python
16 79 (20.05%) MongoDB
17 75 (19.04%) Elasticsearch
18 74 (18.78%) AngularJS
19 73 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
20 71 (18.02%) REST
21 70 (17.77%) Scrum
22 69 (17.51%) Scala
23 66 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
24 65 (16.50%) Finance
25 61 (15.48%) MySQL
25 61 (15.48%) HTML
26 60 (15.23%) CSS
27 59 (14.97%) MVC
27 59 (14.97%) Hibernate
28 58 (14.72%) Web Services

AWS Developer Skill Set
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 75 (19.04%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (5.33%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.05%) Apache
5 8 (2.03%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.27%) Confluence
6 5 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.02%) Alfresco
7 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.02%) Mule
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.51%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.51%) WordPress
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.25%) IIS
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 297 (75.38%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (10.15%) Serverless
4 34 (8.63%) Amazon S3
5 24 (6.09%) SaaS
6 23 (5.84%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (2.79%) GitHub
10 9 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.27%) IaaS
12 5 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (1.27%) PaaS
13 4 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.02%) SoftLayer
14 3 (0.76%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.78%) HTTP
2 6 (1.52%) Internet
3 4 (1.02%) SMS
4 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) Skype
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (35.53%) NoSQL
2 79 (20.05%) MongoDB
3 61 (15.48%) MySQL
4 55 (13.96%) Big Data
5 54 (13.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 46 (11.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (8.12%) SQL Server
8 26 (6.60%) Redis
9 25 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (5.84%) Hadoop
11 22 (5.58%) Relational Database
12 13 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (2.28%) Neo4j
14 7 (1.78%) HBase
14 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (1.52%) BigQuery
15 6 (1.52%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.52%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 49 (12.44%) Jenkins
3 48 (12.18%) TeamCity
4 43 (10.91%) Maven
5 12 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.54%) Travis CI
7 9 (2.28%) GoCD
8 7 (1.78%) Ant
8 7 (1.78%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.78%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.52%) Hudson
10 5 (1.27%) JIRA
11 4 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.76%) GitLab
12 3 (0.76%) JBehave
12 3 (0.76%) Selenium
12 3 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.76%) Subversion
12 3 (0.76%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (16.50%) Finance
2 14 (3.55%) Publishing
3 13 (3.30%) Games
4 10 (2.54%) Banking
5 8 (2.03%) Marketing
6 6 (1.52%) Law
7 5 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.76%) Back Office
8 3 (0.76%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (28.93%) Spring
2 103 (26.14%) Node.js
3 96 (24.37%) .NET
4 74 (18.78%) AngularJS
5 71 (18.02%) REST
6 61 (15.48%) HTML
7 60 (15.23%) CSS
8 59 (14.97%) Hibernate
9 58 (14.72%) Web Services
10 51 (12.94%) Spring Boot
11 38 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (9.14%) .NET Core
13 32 (8.12%) Elastic Stack
14 31 (7.87%) React
14 31 (7.87%) RESTful
15 28 (7.11%) Aurelia
15 28 (7.11%) SOAP
16 27 (6.85%) Lambda Expressions
17 23 (5.84%) ASP.NET
17 23 (5.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.90%) Fintech
3 30 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 17 (4.31%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.28%) User Experience
9 6 (1.52%) iPad
10 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.27%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.27%) Social Media
11 4 (1.02%) Smart Energy
12 3 (0.76%) BBC
12 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.76%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.76%) Replication
13 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.14%) Linux
2 8 (2.03%) Windows
3 6 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.27%) CentOS
5 4 (1.02%) Unix
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (43.65%) TDD
3 105 (26.65%) Microservices
4 84 (21.32%) BDD
5 70 (17.77%) Scrum
6 66 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (14.97%) MVC
8 54 (13.71%) DevOps
9 49 (12.44%) Unit Testing
10 38 (9.64%) Software Engineering
11 34 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (8.38%) E-Commerce
12 33 (8.38%) SOA
13 31 (7.87%) Kanban
14 30 (7.61%) SOLID
15 27 (6.85%) Auto-Scaling
16 26 (6.60%) Product Management
17 25 (6.35%) Open Source
18 22 (5.58%) OO
19 21 (5.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 210 (53.30%) Java
2 165 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 115 (29.19%) C#
4 85 (21.57%) SQL
5 82 (20.81%) Python
6 69 (17.51%) Scala
7 31 (7.87%) ES6
8 27 (6.85%) PHP
9 17 (4.31%) C++
10 16 (4.06%) C
11 14 (3.55%) Ruby
12 11 (2.79%) Groovy
12 11 (2.79%) Kotlin
13 9 (2.28%) R
13 9 (2.28%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.52%) Java 9
15 5 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.27%) Clojure
15 5 (1.27%) F#
15 5 (1.27%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 41 (10.41%) Degree
2 19 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.76%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.25%) GCP
2 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 97 (24.62%) Docker
2 4 (1.02%) HDFS
3 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (10.66%) Terraform
2 32 (8.12%) logstash
3 31 (7.87%) Kibana
4 29 (7.36%) Packer
5 19 (4.82%) Ansible
6 10 (2.54%) Puppet
7 9 (2.28%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.27%) Rancher
9 4 (1.02%) Graphite
9 4 (1.02%) Mesos
10 3 (0.76%) Consul
10 3 (0.76%) linkerd
11 2 (0.51%) Salt
12 1 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.25%) rkt
12 1 (0.25%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (6.85%) Google
2 17 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.55%) Oracle
4 9 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.52%) Facebook
6 5 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.02%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.02%) Zend
8 3 (0.76%) Mercator
8 3 (0.76%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.51%) Apple
9 2 (0.51%) RedGate
9 2 (0.51%) SAP
9 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.51%) Sony
9 2 (0.51%) Splunk
9 2 (0.51%) Sybase
9 2 (0.51%) Tableau
9 2 (0.51%) VMware
10 1 (0.25%) Progress