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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing AWS 16,610 7,460 1,548
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.82% 19.84% 17.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.56% 41.32% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7,873 5,736 1,372
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% -7.41%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £94,875
UK median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,031 18,054 3,898
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.92% 48.01% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20,812 14,303 3,381
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -8.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,842 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.73% +0.59% +4.55%

AWS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS.

AWS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

AWS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, AWS job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for AWS.

1 8,042 (48.42%) Agile
2 6,754 (40.66%) Azure
3 5,875 (35.37%) Python
4 5,745 (34.59%) DevOps
5 5,743 (34.58%) Docker
6 5,600 (33.71%) Software Engineering
7 5,435 (32.72%) Kubernetes
8 5,259 (31.66%) CI/CD
9 4,660 (28.06%) Java
10 4,471 (26.92%) JavaScript
11 4,330 (26.07%) Finance
12 4,153 (25.00%) GCP
13 3,988 (24.01%) React
14 3,905 (23.51%) Terraform
15 3,716 (22.37%) SQL
16 3,411 (20.54%) Microservices
17 3,391 (20.42%) Social Skills
18 3,022 (18.19%) Node.js
19 3,017 (18.16%) Linux
20 2,679 (16.13%) Git (software)
21 2,669 (16.07%) Serverless
22 2,569 (15.47%) Infrastructure as Code
23 2,562 (15.42%) Full Stack Development
24 2,462 (14.82%) PostgreSQL
25 2,427 (14.61%) Scrum
26 2,416 (14.55%) SaaS
27 2,364 (14.23%) TDD
28 2,328 (14.02%) TypeScript
29 2,087 (12.56%) C#
30 2,025 (12.19%) .NET

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 494 (2.97%) Apache Spark
2 401 (2.41%) Apache Airflow
3 390 (2.35%) Apache
4 368 (2.22%) Confluence
5 204 (1.23%) CMS
6 161 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
7 160 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 139 (0.84%) OpenStack
9 138 (0.83%) Apache Solr
10 131 (0.79%) GeoServer
11 122 (0.73%) nginx
12 99 (0.60%) IIS
13 80 (0.48%) Tomcat
14 72 (0.43%) Jupyter
15 61 (0.37%) Luigi
15 61 (0.37%) WordPress
16 52 (0.31%) MS Exchange
17 46 (0.28%) Ethereum
18 41 (0.25%) Drupal
19 31 (0.19%) Tornado
Applications
1 88 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 66 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 64 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 59 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 33 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 28 (0.17%) Sketch
7 18 (0.11%) Chatbot
8 15 (0.090%) Campfire
8 15 (0.090%) InVision
9 14 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 14 (0.084%) Photoshop
10 12 (0.072%) Adobe XD
11 10 (0.060%) Zeplin
12 9 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (0.036%) SketchUp
15 5 (0.030%) SPSS
16 2 (0.012%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.012%) EngageOne
16 2 (0.012%) Stata
Business Applications
1 53 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
2 52 (0.31%) R3 Corda
3 49 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
4 47 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 45 (0.27%) Shopify
6 28 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 14 (0.084%) Magento
9 10 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
10 8 (0.048%) Summit
11 7 (0.042%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.030%) FastStats
12 5 (0.030%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.030%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.024%) Acoustic Campaign
13 4 (0.024%) Adobe Campaign
14 3 (0.018%) Dynamics AX
14 3 (0.018%) Fidessa
14 3 (0.018%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 2 (0.012%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6,754 (40.66%) Azure
2 4,153 (25.00%) GCP
3 2,669 (16.07%) Serverless
4 2,416 (14.55%) SaaS
5 1,938 (11.67%) AWS Lambda
6 1,581 (9.52%) Amazon S3
7 1,566 (9.43%) GitHub
8 1,360 (8.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1,162 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
10 867 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
11 806 (4.85%) Amazon SQS
12 782 (4.71%) Amazon ECS
13 583 (3.51%) PaaS
14 482 (2.90%) Azure DevOps
15 479 (2.88%) Datadog
16 468 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 455 (2.74%) Amazon EKS
18 427 (2.57%) IaaS
19 421 (2.53%) Microsoft 365
20 390 (2.35%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 462 (2.78%) Firewall
2 459 (2.76%) DNS
3 358 (2.16%) HTTP
4 307 (1.85%) Network Security
5 278 (1.67%) Internet
6 244 (1.47%) VPN
7 205 (1.23%) TCP/IP
8 160 (0.96%) DHCP
9 146 (0.88%) WAN
10 103 (0.62%) Broadband
11 102 (0.61%) LAN
12 75 (0.45%) SAN
13 73 (0.44%) SSL
14 60 (0.36%) Wireless
15 56 (0.34%) VoIP
16 54 (0.33%) BGP
17 53 (0.32%) SD-WAN
17 53 (0.32%) Software-Defined Networking
18 52 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
19 49 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,462 (14.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1,751 (10.54%) MySQL
3 1,578 (9.50%) NoSQL
4 1,153 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 1,033 (6.22%) DynamoDB
6 1,027 (6.18%) Big Data
7 954 (5.74%) MongoDB
8 858 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
8 858 (5.17%) Redis
9 814 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
10 808 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
11 773 (4.65%) SQL Server
12 634 (3.82%) Amazon Redshift
13 525 (3.16%) Data Lake
14 447 (2.69%) Hadoop
15 318 (1.91%) Amazon Athena
16 315 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
17 307 (1.85%) RDBMS
18 299 (1.80%) Power BI
19 297 (1.79%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2,679 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 1,910 (11.50%) Jenkins
3 998 (6.01%) JIRA
4 904 (5.44%) GitLab
5 430 (2.59%) Cypress.io
6 392 (2.36%) CircleCI
7 371 (2.23%) Bitbucket
7 371 (2.23%) Selenium
8 295 (1.78%) Maven
9 282 (1.70%) Cucumber
10 244 (1.47%) JUnit
11 221 (1.33%) SonarQube
12 208 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
13 192 (1.16%) webpack
14 161 (0.97%) RSpec
15 157 (0.95%) Gradle
16 154 (0.93%) TeamCity
17 134 (0.81%) Mockito
18 131 (0.79%) Postman
19 100 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 4,330 (26.07%) Finance
2 3,391 (20.42%) Social Skills
3 1,209 (7.28%) Retail
4 1,205 (7.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1,187 (7.15%) Banking
6 1,054 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 951 (5.73%) Public Sector
8 838 (5.05%) Games
9 748 (4.50%) Marketing
10 367 (2.21%) Legal
11 341 (2.05%) Presentation Skills
12 325 (1.96%) Law
13 311 (1.87%) Organisational Skills
14 263 (1.58%) Telecoms
15 262 (1.58%) Advertising
16 178 (1.07%) Front Office
17 173 (1.04%) Financial Institution
17 173 (1.04%) Influencing Skills
18 169 (1.02%) Automotive
19 131 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,617 (27.80%) Developer
2 3,049 (18.36%) Software Engineer
3 2,005 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 1,240 (7.47%) Senior Developer
5 1,082 (6.51%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1,028 (6.19%) Architect
7 966 (5.82%) Data Engineer
7 966 (5.82%) Java Developer
8 910 (5.48%) Cloud Engineer
9 805 (4.85%) AWS Engineer
10 766 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
11 620 (3.73%) Java Engineer
12 590 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
13 565 (3.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 520 (3.13%) C# Developer
15 434 (2.61%) .NET Developer
16 418 (2.52%) Java Software Engineer
17 401 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
18 392 (2.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 367 (2.21%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,988 (24.01%) React
2 3,022 (18.19%) Node.js
3 2,025 (12.19%) .NET
4 1,753 (10.55%) Kafka
5 1,549 (9.33%) AngularJS
6 1,513 (9.11%) CSS
7 1,393 (8.39%) Spring
8 1,307 (7.87%) REST
9 1,241 (7.47%) HTML
10 1,202 (7.24%) RESTful
11 931 (5.61%) Spring Boot
12 924 (5.56%) GraphQL
13 866 (5.21%) .NET Core
14 791 (4.76%) Vue.js
15 601 (3.62%) Jest
16 589 (3.55%) Laravel
17 570 (3.43%) Web Services
18 563 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
19 519 (3.12%) React Native
20 482 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1,584 (9.54%) Cloud Native
2 1,203 (7.24%) Public Cloud
3 1,102 (6.63%) User Experience
4 816 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
5 655 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 604 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
7 588 (3.54%) Algorithms
8 574 (3.46%) Data Centre
9 365 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 361 (2.17%) Virtual Team
11 360 (2.17%) Blockchain
12 357 (2.15%) Blog
13 348 (2.10%) Hedge funds
14 305 (1.84%) IoT
15 290 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
16 285 (1.72%) Cyberattack
17 284 (1.71%) Data Structures
18 279 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
19 228 (1.37%) Cyber Defence
20 225 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3,017 (18.16%) Linux
2 1,180 (7.10%) Windows
3 557 (3.35%) Unix
4 506 (3.05%) Android
5 401 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 359 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 313 (1.88%) Ubuntu
8 144 (0.87%) CentOS
9 143 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (0.45%) Mac OS
11 67 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
12 60 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 49 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
14 48 (0.29%) Windows 10
15 37 (0.22%) Solaris
16 36 (0.22%) Debian
17 26 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
18 21 (0.13%) VMS
19 20 (0.12%) Mesosphere
20 18 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8,042 (48.42%) Agile
2 5,745 (34.59%) DevOps
3 5,600 (33.71%) Software Engineering
4 5,259 (31.66%) CI/CD
5 3,411 (20.54%) Microservices
6 2,569 (15.47%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2,562 (15.42%) Full Stack Development
8 2,427 (14.61%) Scrum
9 2,364 (14.23%) TDD
10 1,965 (11.83%) Mentoring
11 1,858 (11.19%) Test Automation
12 1,825 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
13 1,694 (10.20%) Coaching
14 1,634 (9.84%) Analytics
15 1,574 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
16 1,501 (9.04%) Machine Learning
17 1,433 (8.63%) Fintech
18 1,426 (8.59%) Data Science
19 1,245 (7.50%) Computer Science
20 1,167 (7.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5,875 (35.37%) Python
2 4,660 (28.06%) Java
3 4,471 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 3,716 (22.37%) SQL
5 2,328 (14.02%) TypeScript
6 2,087 (12.56%) C#
7 1,889 (11.37%) Go
8 1,249 (7.52%) PHP
9 1,125 (6.77%) Ruby
10 1,114 (6.71%) Bash
11 759 (4.57%) PowerShell
12 700 (4.21%) Scala
13 695 (4.18%) Kotlin
14 423 (2.55%) T-SQL
15 404 (2.43%) C++
16 335 (2.02%) ES6
17 312 (1.88%) C
18 239 (1.44%) Groovy
19 216 (1.30%) Rust
20 215 (1.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1,435 (8.64%) Degree
2 992 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 784 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 631 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 469 (2.82%) AWS Certification
6 143 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 132 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 117 (0.70%) CISSP
9 113 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 80 (0.48%) PhD
11 79 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
12 75 (0.45%) CCNP
13 57 (0.34%) CISM
13 57 (0.34%) MCSE
14 53 (0.32%) CCNA
15 46 (0.28%) CCIE
16 38 (0.23%) MCSA
17 37 (0.22%) PMI Certification
18 34 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
19 33 (0.20%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,095 (6.59%) QA
2 264 (1.59%) GDPR
3 244 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 217 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 210 (1.26%) Accessibility
6 171 (1.03%) SLA
7 96 (0.58%) SOC 2
8 91 (0.55%) NIST
9 76 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 39 (0.23%) HIPAA
11 35 (0.21%) GxP
12 33 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
13 32 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 28 (0.17%) NCSC
15 23 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 20 (0.12%) GRC
17 19 (0.11%) ISO 9001
17 19 (0.11%) WAI
18 14 (0.084%) SEPA
19 13 (0.078%) SOC 1
System Software
1 5,743 (34.58%) Docker
2 423 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 361 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (0.64%) vSphere
5 91 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 84 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 79 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 55 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
9 52 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 45 (0.27%) KVM
11 35 (0.21%) Xen
12 33 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
13 31 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 22 (0.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 20 (0.12%) VMware NSX
16 17 (0.10%) iptables
16 17 (0.10%) XenApp
17 16 (0.096%) GlusterFS
18 14 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 14 (0.084%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5,435 (32.72%) Kubernetes
2 3,905 (23.51%) Terraform
3 1,733 (10.43%) Ansible
4 621 (3.74%) Puppet
5 556 (3.35%) Grafana
6 528 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
7 515 (3.10%) Prometheus
8 188 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
9 117 (0.70%) Argo
10 116 (0.70%) Istio
11 113 (0.68%) Kibana
12 102 (0.61%) Packer
13 99 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
14 90 (0.54%) Nagios
15 86 (0.52%) SCCM
16 77 (0.46%) Rancher
17 73 (0.44%) Panaseer
18 67 (0.40%) Consul
19 63 (0.38%) ZABBIX
20 59 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1,552 (9.34%) Google
2 1,434 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 645 (3.88%) Oracle
4 541 (3.26%) VMware
5 353 (2.13%) Cisco
6 284 (1.71%) Splunk
7 245 (1.48%) Apple
8 233 (1.40%) Red Hat
9 206 (1.24%) Databricks
10 187 (1.13%) New Relic
11 178 (1.07%) Adobe
12 173 (1.04%) IBM
13 168 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
14 162 (0.98%) Twitter
15 134 (0.81%) SAP
16 105 (0.63%) ServiceNow
17 102 (0.61%) Citrix
18 101 (0.61%) Atlassian
19 90 (0.54%) F5
20 84 (0.51%) Dynatrace