Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 16 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +46
Permanent jobs citing AWS 370 479 546
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.02% 10.77% 8.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.79% 34.44% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 393 462 522
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £72,500 £72,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 808 1,391 1,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.17% 31.27% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1,182 1,200
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.50%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in West Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for AWS in West Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in West Yorkshire

AWS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Leeds +8 314 £52,500 +5.00% 53
Halifax +20 18 £75,000 +50.00%
Bradford -9 12 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Wakefield +23 11 £38,250 +0.66% 3
Wetherby +7 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Huddersfield +12 1 £45,000 -23.40% 1
AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for AWS.

1 156 (42.16%) Azure
2 152 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (39.46%) DevOps
4 102 (27.57%) JavaScript
5 101 (27.30%) Java
5 101 (27.30%) Python
6 94 (25.41%) Terraform
7 87 (23.51%) Docker
8 73 (19.73%) C#
8 73 (19.73%) Kubernetes
9 68 (18.38%) Software Engineering
10 64 (17.30%) SQL
11 63 (17.03%) Microservices
11 63 (17.03%) Serverless
12 62 (16.76%) React
12 62 (16.76%) .NET
13 60 (16.22%) Puppet
14 59 (15.95%) Finance
15 55 (14.86%) Linux
15 55 (14.86%) Node.js
16 53 (14.32%) Jenkins
17 51 (13.78%) AngularJS
18 48 (12.97%) AWS Lambda
18 48 (12.97%) Windows
19 47 (12.70%) Microsoft
19 47 (12.70%) TDD
19 47 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
19 47 (12.70%) GCP
20 42 (11.35%) Ansible
21 41 (11.08%) Continuous Integration

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 15 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.24%) Apache
2 12 (3.24%) IIS
3 7 (1.89%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.62%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.35%) nginx
6 4 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.81%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) CMS
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Carpe Diem
1 5 (1.35%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 156 (42.16%) Azure
2 63 (17.03%) Serverless
3 48 (12.97%) AWS Lambda
4 47 (12.70%) GCP
5 31 (8.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (7.57%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (7.03%) IaaS
8 24 (6.49%) Amazon SQS
9 22 (5.95%) Amazon S3
10 20 (5.41%) Office 365
11 18 (4.86%) SaaS
12 15 (4.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 15 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
13 12 (3.24%) PaaS
14 10 (2.70%) AWS Fargate
14 10 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (2.16%) Cloudflare
15 8 (2.16%) GitHub
16 7 (1.89%) Route 53
16 7 (1.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.05%) VPN
2 13 (3.51%) Firewall
3 10 (2.70%) Network Security
4 9 (2.43%) DNS
4 9 (2.43%) SAN
5 8 (2.16%) DHCP
6 5 (1.35%) Broadband
6 5 (1.35%) LAN
6 5 (1.35%) WAN
7 4 (1.08%) BGP
7 4 (1.08%) HSRP
7 4 (1.08%) OSPF
7 4 (1.08%) VLAN
8 3 (0.81%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.81%) IPv4
8 3 (0.81%) IPv6
8 3 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (0.81%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (0.81%) SSL
9 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.81%) MySQL
2 35 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.14%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (2.70%) Big Data
5 10 (2.70%) Data Lake
5 10 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.62%) Power BI
8 6 (1.62%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (1.35%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.81%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.54%) Event Store
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (14.32%) Jenkins
2 38 (10.27%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (5.68%) Selenium
5 19 (5.14%) TeamCity
6 13 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (3.24%) Maven
8 9 (2.43%) JIRA
9 7 (1.89%) Subversion
10 6 (1.62%) JMeter
10 6 (1.62%) Ranorex
11 5 (1.35%) GitLab
11 5 (1.35%) Mocha
12 4 (1.08%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.08%) JUnit
12 4 (1.08%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.08%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (15.95%) Finance
2 8 (2.16%) Retail
3 7 (1.89%) Banking
4 4 (1.08%) Automotive
4 4 (1.08%) Games
4 4 (1.08%) Law
4 4 (1.08%) Legal
5 3 (0.81%) Public Sector
5 3 (0.81%) Publishing
6 2 (0.54%) Marketing
6 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (30.81%) Developer
2 51 (13.78%) AWS Engineer
3 48 (12.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (9.46%) Software Engineer
5 29 (7.84%) Architect
6 25 (6.76%) AWS DevOps
6 25 (6.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 25 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.22%) Analyst
8 21 (5.68%) .NET Developer
8 21 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (5.68%) Java Developer
9 20 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
10 19 (5.14%) AWS Architect
10 19 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (4.32%) PHP Developer
11 16 (4.32%) Technical Leader
12 15 (4.05%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.78%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (16.76%) .NET
1 62 (16.76%) React
2 55 (14.86%) Node.js
3 51 (13.78%) AngularJS
4 31 (8.38%) .NET Core
4 31 (8.38%) Web Services
5 25 (6.76%) .NET Framework
6 24 (6.49%) Spring
6 24 (6.49%) Vue.js
7 23 (6.22%) RabbitMQ
8 22 (5.95%) Spring Boot
9 20 (5.41%) CSS
10 19 (5.14%) HTML
11 17 (4.59%) ASP.NET
12 15 (4.05%) Kafka
13 13 (3.51%) Micronaut
13 13 (3.51%) REST
14 11 (2.97%) GraphQL
15 10 (2.70%) Laravel
16 9 (2.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.05%) Public Cloud
3 14 (3.78%) Cloud Native
4 13 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.54%) PKI
9 2 (0.54%) User Experience
9 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.27%) EPoS
10 1 (0.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.86%) Linux
2 48 (12.97%) Windows
3 37 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.97%) Android
5 8 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.62%) CentOS
6 6 (1.62%) Unix
7 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.54%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.27%) Debian
10 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (39.46%) DevOps
3 68 (18.38%) Software Engineering
4 63 (17.03%) Microservices
5 47 (12.70%) TDD
6 41 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (10.54%) Scrum
8 37 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 35 (9.46%) MVC
10 33 (8.92%) Deployment Automation
10 33 (8.92%) Test Automation
11 29 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 23 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 23 (6.22%) Migration
13 20 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (4.86%) ITIL
14 18 (4.86%) Service Management
15 17 (4.59%) Open Source
16 16 (4.32%) Coaching
16 16 (4.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (27.57%) JavaScript
2 101 (27.30%) Java
2 101 (27.30%) Python
3 73 (19.73%) C#
4 64 (17.30%) SQL
5 39 (10.54%) Bash Shell
6 36 (9.73%) PHP
7 28 (7.57%) TypeScript
8 24 (6.49%) Go
9 22 (5.95%) Kotlin
10 21 (5.68%) Ruby
11 14 (3.78%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.78%) Scala
12 11 (2.97%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.70%) Java 8
13 10 (2.70%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.43%) Perl
15 7 (1.89%) C
16 5 (1.35%) R
17 2 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.24%) MCSE
3 12 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.89%) AWS Certification
5 7 (1.89%) MCP
6 6 (1.62%) Degree
7 5 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.35%) CEH
7 5 (1.35%) MCSA
7 5 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.08%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.81%) CCNP
9 3 (0.81%) CCSP
9 3 (0.81%) CISSP
9 3 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.81%) GIAC
9 3 (0.81%) SANS
10 2 (0.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.59%) SLA
2 13 (3.51%) QA
3 8 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.27%) NCSC
System Software
1 87 (23.51%) Docker
2 22 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.24%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.54%) XenApp
6 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 94 (25.41%) Terraform
2 73 (19.73%) Kubernetes
3 60 (16.22%) Puppet
4 47 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (11.35%) Ansible
6 15 (4.05%) Grafana
7 8 (2.16%) Rancher
8 4 (1.08%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.08%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.81%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.81%) Kibana
9 3 (0.81%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.54%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.54%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.54%) Istio
10 2 (0.54%) linkerd
10 2 (0.54%) Nessus
10 2 (0.54%) Packer
10 2 (0.54%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 47 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.92%) VMware
3 23 (6.22%) Google
4 22 (5.95%) Splunk
5 11 (2.97%) Cisco
6 8 (2.16%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.89%) Apple
7 7 (1.89%) Dell
7 7 (1.89%) Hitachi
7 7 (1.89%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.35%) Aruba
8 5 (1.35%) Citrix
8 5 (1.35%) iManage
8 5 (1.35%) Intapp
9 4 (1.08%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.08%) Avaya
9 4 (1.08%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.08%) Juniper
9 4 (1.08%) Veeam
9 4 (1.08%) Zerto