Period
to 17 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS Step Functions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS Step Functions over the 6 months to 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Step Functions
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 778 894 1098
Rank change year-on-year +116 +204 +117
Permanent jobs citing AWS Step Functions 110 29 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.030% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 0.086% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 78 23 4
10th Percentile £65,875 £49,750 £57,250
25th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £60,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £86,250 £80,000 £67,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.81% +19.40% -7.59%
75th Percentile £115,000 " £72,750
90th Percentile £135,000 £91,000 £78,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £69,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -

AWS Step Functions 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 37,358 33,916 41,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.42% 35.24% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29,799 27,929 33,615
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

AWS Step Functions
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS Step Functions as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Step Functions in the UK

AWS Step Functions
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Step Functions.

Salary trend for AWS Step Functions in the UK

AWS Step Functions
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Step Functions over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Step Functions in the UK

AWS Step Functions
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Step Functions within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2021. 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 +130 109 £87,500 +9.38% 17
London +130 89 £110,000 +33.33% 12
Work from Home -132 35 £110,000 +91.30% 4
UK excluding London +26 19 £70,000 -12.50% 10
South West - 7 - -
South East +46 6 £60,000 -25.00% 3
North of England -16 6 £75,000 +31.58% 1
North West +14 5 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Yorkshire -24 1 £65,000 +15.04%

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT jobs citing AWS Step Functions 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 Step Functions.

1 109 (99.09%) AWS
2 105 (95.45%) Serverless
3 96 (87.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 83 (75.45%) Software Engineering
5 81 (73.64%) AWS Lambda
6 78 (70.91%) Web Services
7 73 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (60.91%) Amazon S3
9 66 (60.00%) Node.js
10 65 (59.09%) Amazon SQS
11 62 (56.36%) JavaScript
12 61 (55.45%) React
13 59 (53.64%) TypeScript
13 59 (53.64%) Docker
14 58 (52.73%) Amazon RDS
15 56 (50.91%) Finance
15 56 (50.91%) Terraform
16 54 (49.09%) Kubernetes
16 54 (49.09%) Front Office
16 54 (49.09%) Asset Management
16 54 (49.09%) Investment Management
17 30 (27.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
18 29 (26.36%) TDD
19 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
19 26 (23.64%) Microservices
19 26 (23.64%) Unit Testing
19 26 (23.64%) Azure
19 26 (23.64%) GCP
20 25 (22.73%) Python
20 25 (22.73%) PostgreSQL

AWS Step Functions
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 4 (3.64%) Confluence
2 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.91%) Figma
Cloud Services
1 109 (99.09%) AWS
2 105 (95.45%) Serverless
3 81 (73.64%) AWS Lambda
4 67 (60.91%) Amazon S3
5 65 (59.09%) Amazon SQS
6 26 (23.64%) Azure
6 26 (23.64%) GCP
7 8 (7.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 7 (6.36%) Amazon Cognito
8 7 (6.36%) Twilio
9 6 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (5.45%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.73%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (2.73%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (1.82%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 2 (1.82%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Broadband
2 1 (0.91%) Firewall
2 1 (0.91%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.91%) VPN
2 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (87.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 58 (52.73%) Amazon RDS
3 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
4 25 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (21.82%) MySQL
6 5 (4.55%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.64%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.73%) Big Data
8 3 (2.73%) OLTP
8 3 (2.73%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (2.73%) Tableau
9 2 (1.82%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.82%) HDInsight
9 2 (1.82%) Power BI
9 2 (1.82%) Spark SQL
9 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.27%) JIRA
3 3 (2.73%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.82%) ER Studio
4 2 (1.82%) ERwin
4 2 (1.82%) git-flow
4 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.91%) Babel
5 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.91%) webpack
General
1 56 (50.91%) Finance
2 54 (49.09%) Front Office
3 5 (4.55%) Advertising
4 3 (2.73%) Games
5 2 (1.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (62.73%) Developer
2 59 (53.64%) AWS Developer
3 54 (49.09%) React Developer
4 26 (23.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 26 (23.64%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Backend Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Python Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (3.64%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Senior Python Developer
9 3 (2.73%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (2.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Data Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Python Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Backend Developer
10 2 (1.82%) AWS Software Engineer
10 2 (1.82%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (70.91%) Web Services
2 66 (60.00%) Node.js
3 61 (55.45%) React
4 24 (21.82%) .NET
4 24 (21.82%) .NET Core
5 17 (15.45%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.45%) CSS
6 6 (5.45%) HTML
6 6 (5.45%) REST
6 6 (5.45%) RESTful
6 6 (5.45%) Serverless Framework
6 6 (5.45%) Vue.js
7 4 (3.64%) PySpark
8 3 (2.73%) Dask
8 3 (2.73%) GraphQL
8 3 (2.73%) Pandas
8 3 (2.73%) scikit-learn
9 2 (1.82%) NumPy
9 2 (1.82%) OAuth
9 2 (1.82%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.82%) Derivative
1 2 (1.82%) Social Media
2 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (75.45%) Software Engineering
2 73 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (49.09%) Asset Management
3 54 (49.09%) Investment Management
4 30 (27.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 29 (26.36%) TDD
6 26 (23.64%) Microservices
6 26 (23.64%) Unit Testing
7 24 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (21.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (21.82%) E-Commerce
7 24 (21.82%) Performance Testing
8 9 (8.18%) DevOps
9 8 (7.27%) Scrum
10 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.55%) Fintech
11 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.64%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.36%) JavaScript
2 59 (53.64%) TypeScript
3 25 (22.73%) Python
4 24 (21.82%) C#
5 4 (3.64%) SQL
6 2 (1.82%) ES6
6 2 (1.82%) Java 8
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) C++
7 1 (0.91%) Perl
7 1 (0.91%) PHP
7 1 (0.91%) Ruby
7 1 (0.91%) Rust
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 59 (53.64%) Docker
2 2 (1.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 56 (50.91%) Terraform
2 54 (49.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Google
2 9 (8.18%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.82%) Databricks
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe
4 1 (0.91%) SAP
4 1 (0.91%) SnapLogic
4 1 (0.91%) Workday