Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 879 1114
Rank change year-on-year +26 +235 +103
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Developer 329 349 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 300 340 159
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,363 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -7.69%

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 166694 184283 211352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133468 154425 175167
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,771 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Developer in the UK

AWS Developer
Top 12 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 October 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 +40 327 £65,000 +8.33% 30
London 0 218 £67,500 +12.50% 18
UK excluding London +60 107 £52,500 -4.55% 12
South East +33 29 £55,000 - 5
North of England +25 27 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East of England +28 25 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Midlands +57 23 £67,500 +8.00%
North West -5 23 £43,750 -30.00% 3
West Midlands +30 19 £67,500 +8.00%
Yorkshire +24 4 £50,000 +42.86%
East Midlands - 4 £35,500 -
South West +2 3 £50,000 -20.00%

AWS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 243 (73.86%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (50.46%) Java
4 132 (40.12%) TDD
5 129 (39.21%) JavaScript
6 116 (35.26%) NoSQL
7 96 (29.18%) C#
8 92 (27.96%) Spring
9 87 (26.44%) Microservices
10 85 (25.84%) Node.js
11 82 (24.92%) .NET
12 78 (23.71%) Docker
13 76 (23.10%) SQL
14 74 (22.49%) AngularJS
15 73 (22.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 72 (21.88%) REST
17 70 (21.28%) MVC
18 69 (20.97%) MongoDB
19 67 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
20 65 (19.76%) Scrum
21 63 (19.15%) Finance
22 57 (17.33%) Jenkins
23 56 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
24 55 (16.72%) HTML
24 55 (16.72%) Python
25 54 (16.41%) CSS
25 54 (16.41%) Scala
26 53 (16.11%) Web Services
27 52 (15.81%) BDD
28 50 (15.20%) Git (software)

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 56 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.95%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.65%) NServiceBus
5 8 (2.43%) Apache
6 6 (1.82%) Confluence
7 4 (1.22%) Alfresco
7 4 (1.22%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.61%) JBoss
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.61%) WordPress
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.30%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 243 (73.86%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (22.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (8.81%) Serverless
4 25 (7.60%) Amazon S3
5 18 (5.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (4.86%) SaaS
7 15 (4.56%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (3.65%) GitHub
10 10 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.82%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (1.52%) PaaS
14 4 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.22%) IaaS
14 4 (1.22%) SoftLayer
15 3 (0.91%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) DNS
2 5 (1.52%) HTTP
2 5 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) Broadband
4 1 (0.30%) Skype
4 1 (0.30%) SMS
4 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (35.26%) NoSQL
2 69 (20.97%) MongoDB
3 49 (14.89%) MySQL
4 39 (11.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 37 (11.25%) Big Data
6 35 (10.64%) SQL Server
7 32 (9.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 18 (5.47%) Redis
9 17 (5.17%) Hadoop
9 17 (5.17%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (3.04%) Neo4j
13 8 (2.43%) BigQuery
14 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.91%) QlikView
17 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 57 (17.33%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 48 (14.59%) TeamCity
4 42 (12.77%) Maven
5 12 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.74%) Ant
6 9 (2.74%) Hudson
7 7 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.13%) JIRA
8 5 (1.52%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.52%) GoCD
9 4 (1.22%) Gradle
9 4 (1.22%) JUnit
10 3 (0.91%) GitLab
10 3 (0.91%) JBehave
10 3 (0.91%) Mockito
10 3 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.91%) Subversion
10 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (19.15%) Finance
2 13 (3.95%) Publishing
3 10 (3.04%) Games
4 9 (2.74%) Law
5 8 (2.43%) Banking
5 8 (2.43%) Marketing
6 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
9 2 (0.61%) Legal
9 2 (0.61%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (27.96%) Spring
2 85 (25.84%) Node.js
3 82 (24.92%) .NET
4 74 (22.49%) AngularJS
5 72 (21.88%) REST
6 55 (16.72%) HTML
7 54 (16.41%) CSS
8 53 (16.11%) Web Services
9 49 (14.89%) Hibernate
10 39 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (11.85%) Spring Boot
11 34 (10.33%) RESTful
12 29 (8.81%) jQuery
13 28 (8.51%) ASP.NET
14 24 (7.29%) React
15 22 (6.69%) Elastic Stack
15 22 (6.69%) SOAP
16 21 (6.38%) .NET Core
16 21 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (5.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.99%) Fintech
2 20 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.95%) Social Media
4 13 (3.95%) User Experience
5 11 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.04%) iPad
7 7 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.13%) Smart Energy
8 6 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.91%) BBC
10 3 (0.91%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.61%) NHS
11 2 (0.61%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.55%) Linux
2 8 (2.43%) Windows
3 4 (1.22%) CentOS
4 3 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.30%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Debian
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (40.12%) TDD
3 87 (26.44%) Microservices
4 70 (21.28%) MVC
5 67 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (19.76%) Scrum
7 52 (15.81%) BDD
8 45 (13.68%) DevOps
9 44 (13.37%) SOA
10 39 (11.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (11.85%) Unit Testing
11 29 (8.81%) Multithreading
12 27 (8.21%) Kanban
12 27 (8.21%) OO
13 26 (7.90%) Software Engineering
14 24 (7.29%) SOLID
15 22 (6.69%) Analytics
16 19 (5.78%) Open Source
17 17 (5.17%) E-Commerce
17 17 (5.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 166 (50.46%) Java
2 129 (39.21%) JavaScript
3 96 (29.18%) C#
4 76 (23.10%) SQL
5 55 (16.72%) Python
6 54 (16.41%) Scala
7 28 (8.51%) PHP
8 25 (7.60%) C
9 20 (6.08%) ES6
10 19 (5.78%) C++
11 12 (3.65%) Groovy
12 10 (3.04%) Kotlin
13 9 (2.74%) R
14 7 (2.13%) Java 9
15 6 (1.82%) Clojure
15 6 (1.82%) Ruby
15 6 (1.82%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.22%) Go
17 4 (1.22%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 32 (9.73%) Degree
2 7 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.08%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.61%) GCP
3 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 78 (23.71%) Docker
2 8 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (9.73%) Terraform
2 23 (6.99%) Ansible
3 19 (5.78%) Packer
4 16 (4.86%) Kibana
4 16 (4.86%) logstash
5 15 (4.56%) Puppet
6 8 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.82%) Grafana
8 4 (1.22%) Rancher
9 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.61%) CloudForms
10 2 (0.61%) Salt
11 1 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) rkt
Vendors
1 22 (6.69%) Google
2 18 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.26%) Oracle
4 9 (2.74%) Facebook
5 7 (2.13%) Splunk
5 7 (2.13%) Sybase
6 4 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.22%) Twitter
6 4 (1.22%) Zend
7 3 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.91%) Mercator
7 3 (0.91%) Sony
8 2 (0.61%) Apiary
8 2 (0.61%) Apple
8 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.61%) RedGate
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
8 2 (0.61%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.61%) Solace
8 2 (0.61%) Tableau