Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS OpsWorks
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1153 1240
Rank change year-on-year +12 +87 +74
Permanent jobs citing AWS OpsWorks 28 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.071% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 26
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £43,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +21.05% - -

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 39,270 30,853 24,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.07% 17.41% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31,765 25,356 20,334
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +32 28 £57,500 -8.00%
UK excluding London +42 16 £57,500 +21.05%
London +19 12 £60,000 -7.69%
South West +20 10 £57,500 +4.55%
South East -3 3 £57,500 +43.75%
North West - 3 - -
North of England - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) DevOps
4 18 (64.29%) Docker
5 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 15 (53.57%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) Python
6 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
7 14 (50.00%) Puppet
7 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 12 (42.86%) Ruby
9 11 (39.29%) Java
9 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
10 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (35.71%) MySQL
10 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
10 10 (35.71%) QA
10 10 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (35.71%) CentOS
10 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (35.71%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (25.00%) nginx
12 7 (25.00%) HTML
12 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (25.00%) CSS

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 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (25.00%) nginx
2 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) WordPress
3 4 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (53.57%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
3 5 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (14.29%) CloudFront
4 4 (14.29%) IaaS
4 4 (14.29%) PaaS
4 4 (14.29%) SaaS
4 4 (14.29%) Serverless
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (10.71%) Route 53
6 2 (7.14%) Datadog
6 2 (7.14%) GitHub
6 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.14%) Redis
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (21.43%) CircleCI
5 5 (17.86%) RSpec
6 4 (14.29%) Codeship
6 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 4 (14.29%) Sublime Text
6 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio Code
6 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 2 (7.14%) Hudson
7 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
8 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.57%) gulp
8 1 (3.57%) JUnit
8 1 (3.57%) Mockito
8 1 (3.57%) Selenium
8 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Lead DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Java Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Graduate
7 3 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (17.86%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (17.86%) Node.js
4 5 (17.86%) React
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) LAMP
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) J2EE
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) React Native
7 1 (3.57%) Redux
7 1 (3.57%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) Sidekiq
7 1 (3.57%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) CentOS
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
5 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
9 4 (14.29%) Content Management
9 4 (14.29%) Microservices
10 3 (10.71%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (10.71%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.71%) Scrum
11 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 2 (7.14%) OOP
11 2 (7.14%) Release Management
11 2 (7.14%) Storage Management
11 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 2 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.14%) ES6
7 2 (7.14%) Go
8 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Varnish
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (17.86%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.71%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Terraform
4 2 (7.14%) Kibana
4 2 (7.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Red Hat