Period
to 25 November 2020

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

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
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 397 518 619
Rank change year-on-year +121 +101 +211
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 362 671 615
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 374 642 571
Median annual salary £68,750 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £122,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

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 52,132 128,964 153,286
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.60% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43,454 103,194 123,472
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

AWS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Developer over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Top 15 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 25 November 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 +104 342 £70,000 -6.67% 65
London +63 248 £80,000 -3.03% 37
UK excluding London +208 99 £60,000 +9.09% 29
Work from Home -3 50 £60,000 -7.69% 24
South East +195 35 £60,000 -7.69% 6
North of England +113 34 £60,000 +20.00% 9
North West +93 22 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West +118 11 £47,500 - 5
Yorkshire +87 10 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Wales +50 6 £50,000 +47.06%
West Midlands +90 5 £55,000 - 4
Midlands +75 5 £55,000 - 7
East of England +139 4 £80,000 +55.34% 1
Scotland +69 4 £37,500 - 1
North East - 2 £45,000 -

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, AWS Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring AWS Developer in the job title.

1 271 (74.86%) AWS
2 182 (50.28%) Python
3 155 (42.82%) Java
4 136 (37.57%) JavaScript
5 135 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (35.91%) React
7 103 (28.45%) Finance
8 101 (27.90%) Software Engineering
9 97 (26.80%) Fintech
10 96 (26.52%) AngularJS
10 96 (26.52%) Web Services
11 90 (24.86%) Serverless
12 82 (22.65%) Docker
13 79 (21.82%) DevOps
14 72 (19.89%) Banking
15 67 (18.51%) Asset Management
15 67 (18.51%) Hedge funds
15 67 (18.51%) Microservices
16 66 (18.23%) Investment Management
17 65 (17.96%) Vue.js
18 63 (17.40%) Node.js
19 62 (17.13%) SQL
20 57 (15.75%) Kubernetes
21 55 (15.19%) AWS Lambda
21 55 (15.19%) Front Office
21 55 (15.19%) Derivative
21 55 (15.19%) Fixed Income
22 54 (14.92%) Git (software)
23 48 (13.26%) REST
24 47 (12.98%) TDD

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 15 (4.14%) Apache
2 11 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.10%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.83%) Confluence
5 2 (0.55%) CMS
5 2 (0.55%) Drupal
5 2 (0.55%) WordPress
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 271 (74.86%) AWS
2 90 (24.86%) Serverless
3 55 (15.19%) AWS Lambda
4 44 (12.15%) Azure
5 30 (8.29%) SaaS
6 20 (5.52%) Amazon SQS
6 20 (5.52%) GCP
7 17 (4.70%) Amazon ECS
8 16 (4.42%) GitHub
9 12 (3.31%) Apigee
9 12 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (2.76%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.93%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.66%) NuGet
14 5 (1.38%) Slack
15 3 (0.83%) AWS Step Functions
16 2 (0.55%) Amazon EKS
16 2 (0.55%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.76%) HTTP
2 7 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.38%) Firewall
3 5 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.83%) AMQP
5 2 (0.55%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) MQTT
6 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.88%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (6.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 24 (6.63%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.80%) SQL Server
5 20 (5.52%) MySQL
6 18 (4.97%) MongoDB
7 17 (4.70%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (4.42%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.93%) Redis
10 4 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.10%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.83%) Big Data
11 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.55%) GIS
12 2 (0.55%) HBase
12 2 (0.55%) Impala
Development Applications
1 54 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.60%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.14%) GitLab
4 12 (3.31%) Artifactory
5 11 (3.04%) Selenium
6 9 (2.49%) JIRA
7 8 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.93%) Maven
8 7 (1.93%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.10%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.10%) JUnit
10 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.55%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.55%) Subversion
10 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.55%) webpack
11 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.28%) Mocha
11 1 (0.28%) Mockito
General
1 103 (28.45%) Finance
2 72 (19.89%) Banking
3 55 (15.19%) Front Office
4 36 (9.94%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.31%) Law
6 8 (2.21%) Retail
7 6 (1.66%) Automotive
7 6 (1.66%) Games
8 5 (1.38%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (35.91%) React
2 96 (26.52%) AngularJS
2 96 (26.52%) Web Services
3 65 (17.96%) Vue.js
4 63 (17.40%) Node.js
5 48 (13.26%) REST
6 43 (11.88%) RESTful
7 41 (11.33%) .NET
8 36 (9.94%) .NET Core
9 34 (9.39%) HTML
10 29 (8.01%) Lambda Expressions
11 25 (6.91%) HTML5
12 23 (6.35%) CSS
12 23 (6.35%) Kafka
13 20 (5.52%) Django
14 19 (5.25%) .NET Framework
14 19 (5.25%) Spring
15 17 (4.70%) NumPy
15 17 (4.70%) Redux
16 16 (4.42%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.51%) Hedge funds
2 55 (15.19%) Derivative
2 55 (15.19%) Fixed Income
3 43 (11.88%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (6.35%) User Experience
5 16 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.49%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.38%) Equities
7 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.83%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.83%) Digital Currency
9 3 (0.83%) Life Science
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 1 (0.28%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.28%) Robotics
11 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.76%) Linux
2 6 (1.66%) Android
2 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.83%) CentOS
3 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.55%) Unix
5 1 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (27.90%) Software Engineering
3 97 (26.80%) Fintech
4 79 (21.82%) DevOps
5 67 (18.51%) Asset Management
5 67 (18.51%) Microservices
6 66 (18.23%) Investment Management
7 47 (12.98%) TDD
8 32 (8.84%) OO
9 30 (8.29%) Front End Development
10 29 (8.01%) Artificial Intelligence
10 29 (8.01%) Test Automation
11 28 (7.73%) Machine Learning
11 28 (7.73%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (7.46%) Mentoring
13 26 (7.18%) BDD
13 26 (7.18%) Scrum
14 23 (6.35%) Data Science
15 19 (5.25%) OOP
15 19 (5.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 182 (50.28%) Python
2 155 (42.82%) Java
3 136 (37.57%) JavaScript
4 62 (17.13%) SQL
5 40 (11.05%) C#
6 32 (8.84%) TypeScript
7 16 (4.42%) Go
7 16 (4.42%) Scala
8 15 (4.14%) PHP
9 14 (3.87%) Java 8
10 11 (3.04%) Clojure
11 10 (2.76%) Kotlin
11 10 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.76%) Ruby
12 5 (1.38%) C++
12 5 (1.38%) ES6
13 3 (0.83%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.55%) C
14 2 (0.55%) ES8
14 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (3.31%) Degree
2 6 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.83%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.83%) PhD
5 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (22.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (15.75%) Kubernetes
2 25 (6.91%) Terraform
3 7 (1.93%) Ansible
4 5 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.10%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) Grafana
6 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 22 (6.08%) Google
2 19 (5.25%) Oracle
3 7 (1.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.66%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.38%) Apple
6 2 (0.55%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.55%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.55%) MapR
6 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.28%) BT
7 1 (0.28%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) PayPal
7 1 (0.28%) Teradata
7 1 (0.28%) Zend