Period
to 24 August 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 908 1087
Rank change year-on-year +81 +179 +125
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 353 342 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 313 335 170
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -2.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%

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 168479 189451 208891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135572 159352 172128
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 August 2017.

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 24 August 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 +78 351 £62,500 +13.64% 39
London +29 228 £67,500 +17.39% 25
UK excluding London +53 123 £50,000 -9.09% 17
South East +67 35 £55,000 +1.85% 8
North of England +8 32 £42,500 -22.73% 3
East of England +13 30 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West -8 27 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Midlands +52 22 £60,000 -4.00% 1
West Midlands +42 17 £67,500 +8.00%
East Midlands +20 5 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £49,000 +22.50%
North East +19 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +15 2 £51,250 -6.82%
Scotland +3 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 276 (78.19%) Amazon AWS
2 222 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (45.61%) Java
4 160 (45.33%) TDD
5 147 (41.64%) JavaScript
6 113 (32.01%) NoSQL
7 98 (27.76%) C#
7 98 (27.76%) Node.js
8 95 (26.91%) .NET
9 81 (22.95%) MVC
10 80 (22.66%) AngularJS
11 79 (22.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 79 (22.38%) Elasticsearch
12 77 (21.81%) Docker
12 77 (21.81%) Microservices
13 74 (20.96%) Continuous Integration
14 71 (20.11%) REST
15 70 (19.83%) Spring
16 69 (19.55%) MongoDB
17 68 (19.26%) Finance
18 67 (18.98%) SQL
18 67 (18.98%) Python
19 66 (18.70%) Web Services
20 61 (17.28%) Scrum
20 61 (17.28%) TeamCity
21 59 (16.71%) Jenkins
22 55 (15.58%) DevOps
23 54 (15.30%) HTML
24 51 (14.45%) Continuous Delivery
24 51 (14.45%) BDD

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 79 (22.38%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.97%) Apache
4 13 (3.68%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.68%) NServiceBus
5 11 (3.12%) JBoss
6 10 (2.83%) Apache Solr
6 10 (2.83%) nginx
7 5 (1.42%) Confluence
8 4 (1.13%) Drupal
8 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.57%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 276 (78.19%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (22.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.80%) Amazon S3
4 22 (6.23%) SaaS
5 21 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (3.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (3.97%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (3.40%) GitHub
10 10 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (2.27%) Loggly
12 5 (1.42%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.13%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.85%) PaaS
14 3 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.57%) Firebase
16 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 1 (0.28%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) Internet
2 6 (1.70%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) HTTP
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) Broadband
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (32.01%) NoSQL
2 69 (19.55%) MongoDB
3 48 (13.60%) MySQL
4 44 (12.46%) Big Data
5 40 (11.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 40 (11.33%) SQL Server
6 38 (10.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (6.80%) Redis
8 17 (4.82%) Hadoop
8 17 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.12%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.83%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.27%) BigQuery
11 8 (2.27%) InfluxDB
12 6 (1.70%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.42%) HBase
14 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (17.28%) TeamCity
2 59 (16.71%) Jenkins
3 49 (13.88%) Git (software)
4 31 (8.78%) Maven
5 15 (4.25%) JIRA
6 10 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.83%) Selenium
7 9 (2.55%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (2.27%) Gradle
8 8 (2.27%) PHPUnit
8 8 (2.27%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.98%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.70%) CircleCI
10 6 (1.70%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.70%) Hudson
11 5 (1.42%) Ant
11 5 (1.42%) JUnit
11 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.13%) Mockito
12 4 (1.13%) RSpec
General
1 68 (19.26%) Finance
2 25 (7.08%) Law
3 21 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.40%) Publishing
6 10 (2.83%) Marketing
7 9 (2.55%) Banking
7 9 (2.55%) Games
8 4 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (27.76%) Node.js
2 95 (26.91%) .NET
3 80 (22.66%) AngularJS
4 71 (20.11%) REST
5 70 (19.83%) Spring
6 66 (18.70%) Web Services
7 54 (15.30%) HTML
8 49 (13.88%) CSS
9 40 (11.33%) React
10 39 (11.05%) RESTful
11 38 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (10.20%) ASP.NET
13 33 (9.35%) Hibernate
14 29 (8.22%) jQuery
15 25 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
17 22 (6.23%) Aurelia
17 22 (6.23%) XML
18 21 (5.95%) SOAP
18 21 (5.95%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.25%) iPad
3 14 (3.97%) Fintech
3 14 (3.97%) User Experience
4 13 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.68%) Social Media
5 11 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.55%) Life Science
6 9 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.98%) Smart Energy
9 6 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.85%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.85%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.90%) Linux
2 7 (1.98%) Windows
3 3 (0.85%) CentOS
3 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.57%) Android
4 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (45.33%) TDD
3 81 (22.95%) MVC
4 77 (21.81%) Microservices
5 74 (20.96%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (17.28%) Scrum
7 55 (15.58%) DevOps
8 51 (14.45%) BDD
8 51 (14.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 43 (12.18%) OO
10 42 (11.90%) SOA
11 34 (9.63%) Test Automation
12 33 (9.35%) Software Engineering
13 32 (9.07%) Unit Testing
14 27 (7.65%) Mentoring
15 26 (7.37%) Multithreading
15 26 (7.37%) Open Source
16 25 (7.08%) Kanban
17 21 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (5.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 161 (45.61%) Java
2 147 (41.64%) JavaScript
3 98 (27.76%) C#
4 67 (18.98%) Python
4 67 (18.98%) SQL
5 45 (12.75%) Scala
6 44 (12.46%) PHP
7 24 (6.80%) C
8 22 (6.23%) ES6
9 16 (4.53%) C++
10 15 (4.25%) Ruby
11 10 (2.83%) Groovy
11 10 (2.83%) R
12 9 (2.55%) Go
13 8 (2.27%) Kotlin
14 7 (1.98%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.70%) PHP 7
15 6 (1.70%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.42%) PHP 5
17 4 (1.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (5.38%) Degree
2 6 (1.70%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PhD
4 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.40%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) GCP
3 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 77 (21.81%) Docker
2 8 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (11.90%) Terraform
2 19 (5.38%) Ansible
2 19 (5.38%) Packer
3 16 (4.53%) Puppet
4 15 (4.25%) Kibana
4 15 (4.25%) logstash
5 14 (3.97%) Grafana
6 8 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.13%) Rancher
8 2 (0.57%) CloudForms
8 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.57%) Salt
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (8.22%) Oracle
2 21 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.67%) Google
4 9 (2.55%) Talend
5 8 (2.27%) New Relic
5 8 (2.27%) SaltStack
6 7 (1.98%) Facebook
6 7 (1.98%) Splunk
6 7 (1.98%) Sybase
7 6 (1.70%) PayPal
8 5 (1.42%) Apiary
8 5 (1.42%) Twitter
8 5 (1.42%) Zend
9 3 (0.85%) Sony
10 2 (0.57%) Apple
10 2 (0.57%) Mercator
10 2 (0.57%) RedGate
10 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.57%) Tableau
10 2 (0.57%) VMware