Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 22 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 +30 +78
Permanent jobs citing AWS 558 409 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.69% 8.72% 4.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.21% 32.43% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 498 355 296
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.96% -9.57%
10th Percentile £34,625 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%

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 1,322 1,261 1,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.43% 26.89% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,051 921
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,125 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in West Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for AWS in West Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 478 £52,500 -4.55% 142
Bradford +3 42 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Halifax -2 12 £77,500 +55.00% 4
Huddersfield +7 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wakefield +3 6 £62,500 +71.23% 3
Cleckheaton - 2 £28,750 -
Dewsbury - 2 £46,250 - 1
Batley -3 1 £35,000 +27.27%
AWS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 284 (50.90%) Azure
2 264 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (35.66%) DevOps
4 160 (28.67%) Docker
5 155 (27.78%) Python
6 150 (26.88%) Java
7 130 (23.30%) C#
8 129 (23.12%) JavaScript
9 123 (22.04%) Finance
10 118 (21.15%) SQL
11 114 (20.43%) Linux
12 110 (19.71%) Kubernetes
13 107 (19.18%) GCP
14 106 (19.00%) Git (software)
15 105 (18.82%) Software Engineering
16 103 (18.46%) Windows
16 103 (18.46%) Scrum
17 101 (18.10%) Microsoft
18 99 (17.74%) Terraform
19 96 (17.20%) Microservices
19 96 (17.20%) .NET
19 96 (17.20%) SQL Server
20 93 (16.67%) Test Automation
21 89 (15.95%) Ansible
22 87 (15.59%) TDD
23 85 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
24 84 (15.05%) Web Services
25 77 (13.80%) Puppet
25 77 (13.80%) Node.js
26 74 (13.26%) Opscode Chef

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 29 (5.20%) Apache Spark
2 23 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.94%) Confluence
4 18 (3.23%) IIS
5 14 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.97%) nginx
6 11 (1.97%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.61%) Apache
7 9 (1.61%) CMS
8 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Fuse
8 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Mule
9 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) assyst
1 3 (0.54%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (0.54%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 284 (50.90%) Azure
2 107 (19.18%) GCP
3 46 (8.24%) Serverless
4 35 (6.27%) IaaS
5 34 (6.09%) SaaS
6 31 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
8 26 (4.66%) Amazon S3
9 24 (4.30%) PaaS
10 22 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (3.58%) G Suite
12 18 (3.23%) GitHub
13 15 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (2.51%) Office 365
15 13 (2.33%) AWS IoT
16 11 (1.97%) Power Platform
17 10 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
17 10 (1.79%) Trello
18 9 (1.61%) Route 53
19 8 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.56%) Firewall
2 24 (4.30%) DNS
3 21 (3.76%) DHCP
4 13 (2.33%) RFID
5 7 (1.25%) AMQP
5 7 (1.25%) SAN
6 5 (0.90%) Internet
7 4 (0.72%) HTTP
7 4 (0.72%) VoIP
8 3 (0.54%) SMTP
8 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.54%) VPN
8 3 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.36%) CTI
9 2 (0.36%) LAN
9 2 (0.36%) Network Security
9 2 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.36%) VLAN
9 2 (0.36%) WAN
10 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.68%) MySQL
3 45 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 41 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (6.27%) Amazon RDS
6 29 (5.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (4.66%) Hadoop
8 24 (4.30%) MongoDB
9 20 (3.58%) Redis
10 19 (3.41%) Big Data
10 19 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.51%) Data Lake
11 14 (2.51%) Relational Database
12 13 (2.33%) Apache Hive
13 12 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.97%) Power BI
15 10 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (1.61%) Riak
17 8 (1.43%) GIS
17 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 106 (19.00%) Git (software)
2 72 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 53 (9.50%) JIRA
4 34 (6.09%) Maven
5 29 (5.20%) Selenium
6 27 (4.84%) Subversion
7 17 (3.05%) Bitbucket
7 17 (3.05%) JUnit
8 14 (2.51%) Cucumber
8 14 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.33%) SonarQube
10 12 (2.15%) NUnit
11 11 (1.97%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (1.79%) SpecFlow
13 9 (1.61%) GitLab
14 8 (1.43%) Android Studio
14 8 (1.43%) Ant
14 8 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 123 (22.04%) Finance
2 23 (4.12%) Retail
3 16 (2.87%) Public Sector
4 15 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.79%) Automotive
6 9 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.08%) Online Betting
8 5 (0.90%) Banking
8 5 (0.90%) Games
8 5 (0.90%) Legal
8 5 (0.90%) Marketing
9 4 (0.72%) Advertising
9 4 (0.72%) Local Government
10 3 (0.54%) Publishing
10 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (34.77%) Developer
2 74 (13.26%) Architect
3 73 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 68 (12.19%) Senior Developer
5 60 (10.75%) Software Engineer
6 44 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
6 44 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 33 (5.91%) .NET Developer
8 31 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 30 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 29 (5.20%) AWS Developer
10 29 (5.20%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.48%) AWS DevOps
11 25 (4.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 23 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
13 22 (3.94%) Technical Architect
14 19 (3.41%) Consultant
14 19 (3.41%) PHP Developer
15 18 (3.23%) Data Engineer
15 18 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (17.20%) .NET
2 84 (15.05%) Web Services
3 77 (13.80%) Node.js
4 62 (11.11%) React
5 57 (10.22%) .NET Core
6 54 (9.68%) CSS
7 52 (9.32%) ASP.NET
8 50 (8.96%) AngularJS
9 47 (8.42%) HTML
10 39 (6.99%) REST
11 38 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (6.09%) .NET Framework
12 34 (6.09%) Spring
12 34 (6.09%) Spring Boot
13 27 (4.84%) jQuery
14 26 (4.66%) Vue.js
15 24 (4.30%) RESTful
16 23 (4.12%) Entity Framework
17 20 (3.58%) Kafka
18 19 (3.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.81%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (6.09%) Public Cloud
3 28 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (4.66%) Cloud Native
5 21 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.58%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.61%) User Experience
10 9 (1.61%) Video\Live Streaming
11 8 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
13 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.72%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.54%) Graphic Design
15 3 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 114 (20.43%) Linux
2 103 (18.46%) Windows
3 49 (8.78%) Unix
4 43 (7.71%) Windows Server
5 34 (6.09%) Android
6 18 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.15%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.15%) Windows 8
8 11 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.97%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.43%) CentOS
10 7 (1.25%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.54%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (35.66%) DevOps
3 105 (18.82%) Software Engineering
4 103 (18.46%) Scrum
5 96 (17.20%) Microservices
6 93 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 87 (15.59%) TDD
8 85 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 59 (10.57%) MVC
11 48 (8.60%) BDD
12 43 (7.71%) Open Source
13 41 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (7.17%) Mentoring
15 38 (6.81%) Kanban
16 34 (6.09%) Deployment Automation
17 33 (5.91%) Analytics
17 33 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (5.73%) Migration
19 28 (5.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 155 (27.78%) Python
2 150 (26.88%) Java
3 130 (23.30%) C#
4 129 (23.12%) JavaScript
5 118 (21.15%) SQL
6 54 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 48 (8.60%) Ruby
8 45 (8.06%) PHP
9 42 (7.53%) PowerShell
10 25 (4.48%) Java 8
11 23 (4.12%) Scala
12 19 (3.41%) C
12 19 (3.41%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.05%) Go
14 16 (2.87%) Perl
15 15 (2.69%) Kotlin
15 15 (2.69%) TypeScript
16 14 (2.51%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.43%) ES6
18 7 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (3.23%) AWS Certification
1 18 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (3.05%) MCSE
3 16 (2.87%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.51%) Degree
5 13 (2.33%) MCP
6 10 (1.79%) CISA
6 10 (1.79%) CISM
7 9 (1.61%) RHCE
8 8 (1.43%) CRISC
9 7 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (1.25%) CISMP
9 7 (1.25%) CISSP
9 7 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.08%) MCSA
10 6 (1.08%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.15%) QA
3 5 (0.90%) GDPR
4 4 (0.72%) COBIT
4 4 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.54%) SLA
6 2 (0.36%) GLBA
6 2 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.18%) NCSC
7 1 (0.18%) NIST
7 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 160 (28.67%) Docker
2 45 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 31 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.79%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.08%) vSphere
8 5 (0.90%) HDFS
9 4 (0.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (0.72%) Postfix
9 4 (0.72%) XenApp
10 3 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.18%) NDS
11 1 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.18%) Squid
11 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (19.71%) Kubernetes
2 99 (17.74%) Terraform
3 89 (15.95%) Ansible
4 77 (13.80%) Puppet
5 74 (13.26%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.87%) Rancher
7 15 (2.69%) Prometheus
8 8 (1.43%) Mesos
9 7 (1.25%) Cobbler
9 7 (1.25%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.72%) Graphite
11 4 (0.72%) Nagios
11 4 (0.72%) Nessus
11 4 (0.72%) Pingdom
12 3 (0.54%) SCCM
12 3 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.54%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 101 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.93%) Google
3 47 (8.42%) VMware
4 27 (4.84%) Cisco
4 27 (4.84%) Oracle
5 20 (3.58%) Rackspace
6 17 (3.05%) Citrix
7 12 (2.15%) Veeam
8 10 (1.79%) Symantec
9 9 (1.61%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.61%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.43%) Avaya
10 8 (1.43%) Splunk
11 7 (1.25%) Tableau
12 6 (1.08%) EnterpriseDB
12 6 (1.08%) HP
13 5 (0.90%) Aruba
13 5 (0.90%) NETGEAR
14 4 (0.72%) PagerDuty
14 4 (0.72%) Palo Alto