Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS OpsWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS OpsWorks over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS OpsWorks
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1143 1121 1257
Rank change year-on-year -22 +136 +27
Permanent jobs citing AWS OpsWorks 40 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.10% 0.17% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 15
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +23.81% +87.50%
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -23.81% +87.50%

AWS OpsWorks is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,613 26,361 22,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.47% 15.58% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31,478 21,972 19,357
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,125 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +5.88%

AWS OpsWorks
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS OpsWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS OpsWorks in the UK

AWS OpsWorks
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS OpsWorks.

Salary trend for AWS OpsWorks in the UK

AWS OpsWorks
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS OpsWorks over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS OpsWorks in the UK

AWS OpsWorks
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS OpsWorks within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 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 -6 39 £57,500 -11.54% 5
UK excluding London -14 27 £57,500 +43.75% 2
South East -7 13 £57,500 +43.75%
London -31 12 £62,500 -3.85% 3
South West - 11 £57,500 - 2
North West - 3 - -
North of England - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing AWS OpsWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for AWS OpsWorks.

1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (85.00%) DevOps
3 28 (70.00%) Linux
4 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (52.50%) Ruby
6 20 (50.00%) Puppet
7 19 (47.50%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (42.50%) Docker
8 17 (42.50%) MySQL
9 16 (40.00%) Python
9 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
11 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (32.50%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (32.50%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (32.50%) Ansible
11 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (30.00%) RSpec
12 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (27.50%) QA
13 11 (27.50%) Java
14 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 10 (25.00%) HTML
14 10 (25.00%) PHP
14 10 (25.00%) CentOS
14 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (25.00%) Mentoring

AWS OpsWorks
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 13 (32.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.00%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) WordPress
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (17.50%) GitHub
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (10.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (10.00%) CloudFront
4 4 (10.00%) Datadog
4 4 (10.00%) Route 53
4 4 (10.00%) Serverless
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.50%) IaaS
7 1 (2.50%) PaaS
7 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 2 (5.00%) Redis
8 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.50%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (30.00%) RSpec
4 10 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.50%) CircleCI
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) GitLab
6 2 (5.00%) Hudson
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.50%) Codeship
7 1 (2.50%) gulp
7 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.50%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Mockito
7 1 (2.50%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
3 10 (25.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (22.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (17.50%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Chief Technical Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) Sass
4 6 (15.00%) jQuery
4 6 (15.00%) Node.js
4 6 (15.00%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.00%) Haml
6 2 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (5.00%) React
6 2 (5.00%) React Native
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (2.50%) JSON
7 1 (2.50%) Laravel
7 1 (2.50%) LESS
7 1 (2.50%) Meteor
7 1 (2.50%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (12.50%) Fintech
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) CentOS
2 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) DevOps
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Microservices
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
7 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (7.50%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) MVC
9 2 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Ruby
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (27.50%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) PHP
6 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.50%) SQL
9 2 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (5.00%) Go
10 1 (2.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Varnish
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) Puppet
2 19 (47.50%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (32.50%) Ansible
4 6 (15.00%) Terraform
5 5 (12.50%) Kubernetes
6 4 (10.00%) Capistrano
6 4 (10.00%) Kibana
7 2 (5.00%) logstash
7 2 (5.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.50%) Google