Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 78 65
Rank change year-on-year +52 -13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 83 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.41% 1.74% 2.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.35% 14.29% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 76 13 18
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +17.95% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £51,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,250 £84,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 196 133 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.86% 12.16% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 179 93 51
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% -1.82% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,450 £27,200 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,550 £63,700 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +11.34% -3.00%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Watford over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 52 (62.65%) .NET
2 51 (61.45%) MongoDB
3 50 (60.24%) Web Services
4 45 (54.22%) C#
5 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (43.37%) SOAP
7 33 (39.76%) REST
8 30 (36.14%) NoSQL
9 29 (34.94%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (22.89%) Linux
11 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.69%) MVC
12 16 (19.28%) OOP
12 16 (19.28%) DevOps
12 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (18.07%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (15.66%) PowerShell
14 13 (15.66%) Retail
15 12 (14.46%) Windows
15 12 (14.46%) Ansible
15 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (14.46%) Puppet
15 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
16 11 (13.25%) SaaS
16 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
16 11 (13.25%) Docker
16 11 (13.25%) OO
16 11 (13.25%) Finance
16 11 (13.25%) VMware

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (4.82%) CloudStack
1 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (18.07%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (13.25%) SaaS
4 7 (8.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (7.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (6.02%) Office 365
7 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.61%) GitHub
8 3 (3.61%) PaaS
8 3 (3.61%) Route 53
8 3 (3.61%) Serverless
9 2 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.41%) Heroku
10 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DHCP
1 10 (12.05%) DNS
1 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (4.82%) Skype
2 4 (4.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (61.45%) MongoDB
2 30 (36.14%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) Subversion
3 6 (7.23%) Flyway
3 6 (7.23%) JIRA
4 3 (3.61%) Mocha
5 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 13 (15.66%) Retail
2 11 (13.25%) Finance
3 8 (9.64%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.23%) Marketing
5 4 (4.82%) Games
6 3 (3.61%) Automotive
7 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) .NET Developer
3 28 (33.73%) C# Developer
4 27 (32.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (20.48%) Architect
6 13 (15.66%) AWS Architect
6 13 (15.66%) AWS Developer
6 13 (15.66%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.25%) .NET Architect
7 11 (13.25%) MongoDB Developer
7 11 (13.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (9.64%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
10 7 (8.43%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (8.43%) .NET Technical Architect
10 7 (8.43%) Lead Developer
10 7 (8.43%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (62.65%) .NET
2 50 (60.24%) Web Services
3 36 (43.37%) SOAP
4 33 (39.76%) REST
5 7 (8.43%) Node.js
6 5 (6.02%) React
7 4 (4.82%) WCF
7 4 (4.82%) WPF
8 3 (3.61%) CSS
8 3 (3.61%) HTML
8 3 (3.61%) JSON
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.41%) Chai
9 2 (2.41%) jQuery
9 2 (2.41%) LDAP
10 1 (1.20%) .NET Core
10 1 (1.20%) Ember.js
10 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
1 10 (12.05%) User Experience
2 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.82%) Handset
5 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.41%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.64%) Android
3 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.23%) CentOS
4 6 (7.23%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.82%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) DC/OS
6 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.94%) Dependency Injection
3 18 (21.69%) MVC
4 16 (19.28%) DevOps
4 16 (19.28%) OOP
5 11 (13.25%) OO
6 10 (12.05%) Creative Thinking
6 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (12.05%) Innovative Thinking
6 10 (12.05%) SOLID
6 10 (12.05%) UX Design
7 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) Mobile Commerce
9 7 (8.43%) Auto-Scaling
10 6 (7.23%) Analytical Thinking
10 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.23%) Information Security
10 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) C#
2 13 (15.66%) PowerShell
3 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.84%) Ruby
4 9 (10.84%) SQL
5 8 (9.64%) Python
6 7 (8.43%) Java
7 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.61%) PHP
10 2 (2.41%) Perl
10 2 (2.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.20%) C
11 1 (1.20%) ES6
11 1 (1.20%) Go
11 1 (1.20%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) MCSA
2 6 (7.23%) MCSE
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.02%) MCITP
4 2 (2.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (7.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Docker
1 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) Xen
3 4 (4.82%) Terminal Services
3 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.82%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (4.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Ansible
1 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (14.46%) Puppet
2 4 (4.82%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.41%) Marathon
3 2 (2.41%) Mesos
3 2 (2.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.20%) EMC
4 1 (1.20%) NetApp
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com