Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS OpsWorks
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1145 1178 1218
Rank change year-on-year +33 +40 +94
Permanent jobs citing AWS OpsWorks 16 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.041% 0.078% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 36
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +33.33% -

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 38,996 32,001 24,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.66% 18.35% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31,443 26,305 20,430
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS OpsWorks in the UK

AWS OpsWorks
Top 5 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 22 October 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 +56 16 £57,500 +4.55% 2
London +33 9 £41,250 -31.25%
UK excluding London +21 7 £57,500 +15.00% 2
South West +1 5 £57,500 +4.55%
South East +4 2 £57,500 +31.43%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Ruby
3 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 10 (62.50%) Docker
4 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) Puppet
6 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (37.50%) nginx
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (31.25%) Node.js
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (31.25%) React
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
8 5 (31.25%) RSpec
8 5 (31.25%) CentOS

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 6 (37.50%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 4 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (25.00%) IaaS
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
4 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (12.50%) Datadog
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
6 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (31.25%) RSpec
4 4 (25.00%) CircleCI
4 4 (25.00%) Codeship
4 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (25.00%) Sublime Text
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) React
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) LAMP
3 4 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Haml
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) Redux
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) Sidekiq
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) CentOS
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Web Operations
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (6.25%) ETL
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) ES6
7 2 (12.50%) Go
8 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (43.75%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Kibana
3 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 2 (12.50%) Packer
3 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat