Period
to 20 April 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 705 774 1033
Rank change year-on-year +69 +259 +121
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 541 417 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 481 380 278
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £81,250 £70,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -

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 171,222 166,598 197,717
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 140,041 138,371 165,893
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 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 +79 530 £65,000 +8.33% 93
London +55 387 £70,000 +12.00% 57
UK excluding London +3 140 £52,500 -4.55% 37
South East +37 76 £52,500 -4.55% 13
East of England +6 34 £60,000 +4.35% 6
North of England -18 12 £45,750 -3.68% 12
South West -6 9 £55,000 - 1
Midlands -11 8 £32,500 -43.48% 4
North West -31 6 £40,000 -23.81% 7
East Midlands +1 5 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire +27 4 £55,000 +37.50% 5
West Midlands -17 3 £52,500 -17.65% 2
North East -27 2 £46,500 +3.33%
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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.

1 429 (79.30%) Amazon AWS
2 322 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (57.12%) Java
4 214 (39.56%) Microservices
5 213 (39.37%) TDD
6 203 (37.52%) JavaScript
7 177 (32.72%) Docker
8 159 (29.39%) Python
9 154 (28.47%) Web Services
9 154 (28.47%) DevOps
10 141 (26.06%) Software Engineering
11 140 (25.88%) NoSQL
12 135 (24.95%) C#
13 126 (23.29%) Java 8
14 125 (23.11%) HTML
15 124 (22.92%) Spring
16 120 (22.18%) SQL
17 119 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
18 118 (21.81%) .NET
19 117 (21.63%) CSS
19 117 (21.63%) Finance
20 114 (21.07%) AngularJS
21 106 (19.59%) Scrum
22 105 (19.41%) BDD
23 101 (18.67%) Node.js
24 99 (18.30%) React
25 98 (18.11%) REST
26 93 (17.19%) J2EE
27 86 (15.90%) Jenkins
28 85 (15.71%) Terraform

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 55 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 22 (4.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.66%) Apache
5 6 (1.11%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.11%) Mule
6 5 (0.92%) Drupal
6 5 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.74%) Alfresco
7 4 (0.74%) Confluence
8 3 (0.55%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.37%) nginx
9 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Eagle PACE
1 12 (2.22%) Front Arena
1 12 (2.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 429 (79.30%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (11.46%) Serverless
4 37 (6.84%) AWS Lambda
5 24 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (4.07%) SaaS
7 20 (3.70%) IaaS
8 19 (3.51%) Amazon S3
8 19 (3.51%) GitHub
9 13 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
11 9 (1.66%) PaaS
12 7 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.92%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.92%) Heroku
14 4 (0.74%) CloudBees
14 4 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.74%) DNS
1 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.55%) HTTP
2 3 (0.55%) Internet
2 3 (0.55%) SMS
3 2 (0.37%) AMQP
3 2 (0.37%) DHCP
3 2 (0.37%) DSL
3 2 (0.37%) IPv4
3 2 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (25.88%) NoSQL
2 83 (15.34%) MongoDB
3 76 (14.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 58 (10.72%) Big Data
5 52 (9.61%) Relational Database
6 48 (8.87%) SQL Server
7 41 (7.58%) MySQL
8 39 (7.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (4.44%) Hadoop
11 21 (3.88%) RDBMS
12 18 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
13 15 (2.77%) Redis
14 13 (2.40%) HBase
15 9 (1.66%) Amazon Aurora
15 9 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (1.29%) Neo4j
17 6 (1.11%) Couchbase
17 6 (1.11%) Data Lake
17 6 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 86 (15.90%) Jenkins
2 58 (10.72%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.50%) TeamCity
4 37 (6.84%) Vagrant
5 35 (6.47%) Selenium
6 27 (4.99%) Maven
7 26 (4.81%) JUnit
8 24 (4.44%) Cucumber
9 20 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (3.51%) MSBuild
11 18 (3.33%) SpecFlow
12 14 (2.59%) GitLab
13 13 (2.40%) JIRA
13 13 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (2.03%) Gradle
14 11 (2.03%) Travis CI
15 10 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
16 9 (1.66%) PhantomJS
17 8 (1.48%) GoCD
18 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 117 (21.63%) Finance
2 42 (7.76%) Front Office
3 31 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.14%) Retail
5 16 (2.96%) Banking
6 15 (2.77%) Marketing
7 13 (2.40%) Games
8 6 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.92%) Back Office
9 5 (0.92%) Law
10 4 (0.74%) Publishing
11 3 (0.55%) Legal
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) Electronics
12 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (28.47%) Web Services
2 125 (23.11%) HTML
3 124 (22.92%) Spring
4 118 (21.81%) .NET
5 117 (21.63%) CSS
6 114 (21.07%) AngularJS
7 101 (18.67%) Node.js
8 99 (18.30%) React
9 98 (18.11%) REST
10 93 (17.19%) J2EE
11 71 (13.12%) J2SE
12 67 (12.38%) RESTful
13 55 (10.17%) HTML5
14 42 (7.76%) Spring Boot
15 39 (7.21%) Hibernate
16 35 (6.47%) SOAP
17 32 (5.91%) ASP.NET
18 30 (5.55%) ASP.NET Web API
18 30 (5.55%) Django
19 29 (5.36%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.75%) Greenfield Project
2 48 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 41 (7.58%) Fintech
4 28 (5.18%) Algorithms
5 25 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 25 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (4.44%) Hedge funds
7 19 (3.51%) Derivative
7 19 (3.51%) Public Cloud
8 16 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.40%) Equities
10 13 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.22%) Exotic Derivative
11 12 (2.22%) Fixed Income
12 10 (1.85%) User Experience
13 7 (1.29%) Robotics
14 6 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.92%) Smart Home
15 5 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (11.46%) Linux
2 17 (3.14%) Windows
3 10 (1.85%) Android
4 8 (1.48%) Unix
5 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.55%) CentOS
7 2 (0.37%) Debian
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (39.56%) Microservices
3 213 (39.37%) TDD
4 154 (28.47%) DevOps
5 141 (26.06%) Software Engineering
6 119 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 106 (19.59%) Scrum
8 105 (19.41%) BDD
9 68 (12.57%) Asset Management
10 58 (10.72%) MVC
11 53 (9.80%) Test Automation
12 50 (9.24%) E-Commerce
13 46 (8.50%) Pair Programming
14 41 (7.58%) SOA
15 40 (7.39%) Multithreading
16 34 (6.28%) Kanban
17 30 (5.55%) Front End Development
17 30 (5.55%) SOLID
18 28 (5.18%) Configuration Management
18 28 (5.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 309 (57.12%) Java
2 203 (37.52%) JavaScript
3 159 (29.39%) Python
4 135 (24.95%) C#
5 126 (23.29%) Java 8
6 120 (22.18%) SQL
7 68 (12.57%) Scala
8 58 (10.72%) PHP
9 34 (6.28%) Ruby
10 28 (5.18%) ES6
11 26 (4.81%) PowerShell
11 26 (4.81%) R
12 21 (3.88%) C
13 20 (3.70%) Kotlin
14 15 (2.77%) TypeScript
15 12 (2.22%) Java 9
16 11 (2.03%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.03%) Groovy
16 11 (2.03%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (7.02%) Degree
2 32 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.77%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.37%) PhD
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.40%) QA
2 5 (0.92%) WAI
3 4 (0.74%) GCP
System Software
1 177 (32.72%) Docker
2 9 (1.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.18%) DRBD
3 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 85 (15.71%) Terraform
2 21 (3.88%) Ansible
2 21 (3.88%) logstash
3 19 (3.51%) Kibana
4 14 (2.59%) Packer
5 12 (2.22%) Prometheus
6 10 (1.85%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.29%) Mesos
8 7 (1.29%) Puppet
9 6 (1.11%) Graphite
10 5 (0.92%) Consul
10 5 (0.92%) linkerd
11 2 (0.37%) Rancher
12 1 (0.18%) Grafana
12 1 (0.18%) Oozie
12 1 (0.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 40 (7.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.36%) Oracle
3 20 (3.70%) Google
4 18 (3.33%) Splunk
5 12 (2.22%) Calypso
5 12 (2.22%) Charles River
5 12 (2.22%) FXall
5 12 (2.22%) SimCorp
6 9 (1.66%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.29%) Blue Prism
7 7 (1.29%) Cloudera
8 5 (0.92%) IBM
8 5 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.74%) Adobe
9 4 (0.74%) Hortonworks
10 3 (0.55%) Facebook
10 3 (0.55%) Talend
11 2 (0.37%) Capita
11 2 (0.37%) Zend