Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 769 811 1076
Rank change year-on-year +42 +265 +85
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 433 388 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 403 369 221
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £70,000
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 169,685 169,699 201,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,125 141,017 168,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +46 426 £65,000 +8.33% 95
London +33 313 £70,000 +16.18% 63
UK excluding London +11 110 £52,500 -4.55% 32
South East +14 43 £55,000 - 15
East of England +16 37 £55,000 -8.33% 4
North of England -9 14 £45,750 -12.86% 7
Midlands +4 10 £52,500 -8.70% 2
North West -17 7 £45,000 -21.74% 4
West Midlands -19 6 £67,500 +5.88%
South West +11 5 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +10 5 £53,750 +34.38% 3
East Midlands 0 4 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North East - 2 £46,500 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 324 (74.83%) Amazon AWS
2 243 (56.12%) Java
3 237 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
4 182 (42.03%) TDD
5 163 (37.64%) JavaScript
6 150 (34.64%) Microservices
7 139 (32.10%) NoSQL
8 116 (26.79%) Spring
9 110 (25.40%) C#
9 110 (25.40%) Docker
10 99 (22.86%) Web Services
11 97 (22.40%) BDD
11 97 (22.40%) Node.js
12 96 (22.17%) .NET
13 91 (21.02%) Python
13 91 (21.02%) REST
14 88 (20.32%) SQL
15 83 (19.17%) HTML
16 80 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (18.01%) Finance
18 76 (17.55%) CSS
19 74 (17.09%) MongoDB
20 72 (16.63%) AngularJS
21 71 (16.40%) DevOps
22 69 (15.94%) Scrum
23 68 (15.70%) Software Engineering
24 64 (14.78%) Git (software)
25 63 (14.55%) Scala
25 63 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
26 62 (14.32%) Elasticsearch

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 62 (14.32%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (6.24%) Apache Spark
3 16 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (2.31%) Apache
5 7 (1.62%) Apache Solr
5 7 (1.62%) Mule
5 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.15%) Alfresco
6 5 (1.15%) Drupal
7 4 (0.92%) Confluence
7 4 (0.92%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.69%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.46%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.46%) nginx
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) IIS
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 324 (74.83%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.55%) Serverless
4 27 (6.24%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (5.54%) Amazon S3
6 21 (4.85%) SaaS
7 16 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (2.31%) GitHub
10 9 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (1.62%) IaaS
12 6 (1.39%) PaaS
13 5 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.15%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (0.92%) SoftLayer
15 3 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.39%) HTTP
2 4 (0.92%) SMS
3 3 (0.69%) DNS
4 2 (0.46%) DHCP
4 2 (0.46%) IPv4
4 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (32.10%) NoSQL
2 74 (17.09%) MongoDB
3 58 (13.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 53 (12.24%) MySQL
5 52 (12.01%) Big Data
6 39 (9.01%) SQL Server
7 38 (8.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (7.85%) Relational Database
9 30 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (5.08%) Redis
11 21 (4.85%) Hadoop
12 13 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (3.00%) HBase
13 12 (2.77%) Neo4j
13 12 (2.77%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.62%) Couchbase
15 7 (1.62%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.15%) OpenTSDB
16 5 (1.15%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 64 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 48 (11.09%) Jenkins
3 34 (7.85%) Maven
4 30 (6.93%) TeamCity
5 13 (3.00%) Travis CI
6 10 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.31%) GoCD
6 10 (2.31%) Selenium
7 9 (2.08%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.85%) JIRA
9 7 (1.62%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (1.62%) PhantomJS
10 6 (1.39%) Ant
10 6 (1.39%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.15%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.92%) Hudson
12 4 (0.92%) JUnit
12 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (18.01%) Finance
2 20 (4.62%) Banking
3 18 (4.16%) Games
4 14 (3.23%) Retail
5 8 (1.85%) Marketing
6 7 (1.62%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.39%) Publishing
8 5 (1.15%) Front Office
8 5 (1.15%) Law
9 4 (0.92%) Back Office
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (26.79%) Spring
2 99 (22.86%) Web Services
3 97 (22.40%) Node.js
4 96 (22.17%) .NET
5 91 (21.02%) REST
6 83 (19.17%) HTML
7 76 (17.55%) CSS
8 72 (16.63%) AngularJS
9 54 (12.47%) Spring Boot
10 52 (12.01%) Hibernate
11 50 (11.55%) RESTful
12 45 (10.39%) J2EE
13 44 (10.16%) React
14 40 (9.24%) HTML5
15 33 (7.62%) SOAP
16 32 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (6.70%) .NET Core
18 27 (6.24%) J2SE
19 26 (6.00%) CSS3
20 23 (5.31%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.62%) Fintech
2 45 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 45 (10.39%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (6.47%) Algorithms
4 24 (5.54%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.85%) User Experience
7 6 (1.39%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.15%) W3C
9 4 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.69%) Derivative
10 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.69%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.46%) Replication
11 2 (0.46%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.23%) Equities
12 1 (0.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.85%) Linux
2 9 (2.08%) Unix
3 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.15%) Windows
4 4 (0.92%) CentOS
5 3 (0.69%) Android
5 3 (0.69%) Debian
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (42.03%) TDD
3 150 (34.64%) Microservices
4 97 (22.40%) BDD
5 80 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (16.40%) DevOps
7 69 (15.94%) Scrum
8 68 (15.70%) Software Engineering
9 57 (13.16%) MVC
10 46 (10.62%) E-Commerce
11 42 (9.70%) SOA
12 39 (9.01%) SOLID
13 33 (7.62%) Unit Testing
14 29 (6.70%) Kanban
15 24 (5.54%) OOP
16 23 (5.31%) Multithreading
16 23 (5.31%) Test Automation
17 22 (5.08%) OO
18 21 (4.85%) Auto-Scaling
19 20 (4.62%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 243 (56.12%) Java
2 163 (37.64%) JavaScript
3 110 (25.40%) C#
4 91 (21.02%) Python
5 88 (20.32%) SQL
6 63 (14.55%) Scala
7 36 (8.31%) PHP
8 31 (7.16%) ES6
9 18 (4.16%) C
10 17 (3.93%) Ruby
11 14 (3.23%) C++
12 11 (2.54%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.54%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.08%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.85%) F#
15 7 (1.62%) Clojure
16 6 (1.39%) Groovy
17 5 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (1.15%) Haskell
17 5 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (9.01%) Degree
2 23 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.15%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.46%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.39%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) WAI
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 110 (25.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.15%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (9.01%) Terraform
2 23 (5.31%) logstash
3 22 (5.08%) Kibana
4 17 (3.93%) Packer
5 16 (3.70%) Ansible
6 11 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (2.31%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.85%) Puppet
9 6 (1.39%) Mesos
10 5 (1.15%) Consul
10 5 (1.15%) Graphite
10 5 (1.15%) linkerd
11 4 (0.92%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.46%) Rancher
13 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.23%) rkt
13 1 (0.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (6.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.00%) Oracle
3 16 (3.70%) Google
4 11 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.39%) MuleSoft
5 6 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.15%) Facebook
7 3 (0.69%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.69%) Splunk
7 3 (0.69%) Talend
7 3 (0.69%) Zend
8 2 (0.46%) Mercator
8 2 (0.46%) SAP
8 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.46%) Solace
9 1 (0.23%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe
9 1 (0.23%) Capita
9 1 (0.23%) DevExpress