Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS OpsWorks
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1163 1299
Rank change year-on-year +22 +136 -36
Permanent jobs citing AWS OpsWorks 33 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.092% 0.098% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 11
UK median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.03% +26.09% +15.00%
10th Percentile £44,000 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.57% +5.00%

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 36,002 24,401 21,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 13.89% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29,811 20,448 18,321
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS OpsWorks in the UK

AWS OpsWorks
Top 6 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 17 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 +2 25 £57,500 -20.69% 8
UK excluding London +16 20 £50,000 +33.33% 6
South East +19 14 £57,500 - 2
London -16 10 £62,500 -13.79% 2
Wales - 5 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (87.88%) DevOps
3 23 (69.70%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (69.70%) Linux
4 17 (51.52%) Ruby
5 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
6 14 (42.42%) Puppet
6 14 (42.42%) MySQL
6 14 (42.42%) Ansible
7 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
7 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (33.33%) PHP
9 11 (33.33%) RSpec
9 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
10 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (30.30%) HTML
11 9 (27.27%) DNS
11 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (24.24%) Route 53
12 8 (24.24%) Amazon S3
12 8 (24.24%) TDD
12 8 (24.24%) Migration
12 8 (24.24%) SQL
13 7 (21.21%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.09%) nginx
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (24.24%) Amazon S3
4 8 (24.24%) Route 53
5 7 (21.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (21.21%) Serverless
6 6 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (18.18%) GitHub
7 5 (15.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (15.15%) IaaS
8 3 (9.09%) Datadog
9 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
9 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) SMS
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 9 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (21.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (15.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (33.33%) RSpec
4 6 (18.18%) Ant
4 6 (18.18%) Maven
5 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
6 4 (12.12%) Selenium
7 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 3 (9.09%) GitLab
7 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
8 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (6.06%) CircleCI
8 2 (6.06%) Subversion
8 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.03%) gulp
9 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
9 1 (3.03%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (3.03%) JBehave
9 1 (3.03%) JIRA
9 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (24.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Chief Technology Officer
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Chief Technical Officer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (30.30%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) Sass
3 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) Node.js
6 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.06%) Haml
7 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 2 (6.06%) REST
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) Laravel
8 1 (3.03%) Meteor
8 1 (3.03%) React
8 1 (3.03%) React Native
8 1 (3.03%) Sidekiq
8 1 (3.03%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (15.15%) Fintech
2 5 (15.15%) Private Cloud
2 5 (15.15%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) e-Learning
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 3 (9.09%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) CoreOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
4 8 (24.24%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (15.15%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) OOP
6 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (9.09%) A/B Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Ruby
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.06%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (6.06%) Java
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.03%) C#
9 1 (3.03%) ES6
9 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (42.42%) Ansible
2 14 (42.42%) Puppet
3 5 (15.15%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (15.15%) Terraform
4 4 (12.12%) Capistrano
5 3 (9.09%) Kibana
5 3 (9.09%) logstash
6 1 (3.03%) Consul
6 1 (3.03%) Nagios
6 1 (3.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk