Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 5,420 2,027 1,295
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 18.50% 18.79% 17.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.07% 41.13% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,104 1,876 1,165
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - -7.41%
75th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 13,874 4,928 3,052
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 47.36% 45.68% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10,951 4,485 2,721
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 24 January 2022.

AWS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, AWS job roles required the following IT 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 2,439 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2,349 (43.34%) Azure
3 2,071 (38.21%) DevOps
4 1,748 (32.25%) CI/CD
5 1,730 (31.92%) Docker
6 1,715 (31.64%) Python
7 1,633 (30.13%) Software Engineering
8 1,462 (26.97%) Kubernetes
9 1,422 (26.24%) JavaScript
10 1,350 (24.91%) Java
11 1,308 (24.13%) GCP
12 1,247 (23.01%) React
13 1,227 (22.64%) Terraform
14 1,158 (21.37%) Finance
15 1,138 (21.00%) SQL
16 1,099 (20.28%) Linux
17 1,003 (18.51%) Microservices
18 979 (18.06%) Social Skills
19 879 (16.22%) Full Stack Development
20 823 (15.18%) Serverless
21 814 (15.02%) .NET
22 809 (14.93%) C#
23 750 (13.84%) SaaS
24 749 (13.82%) Node.js
25 705 (13.01%) Infrastructure as Code
26 658 (12.14%) Scrum
27 655 (12.08%) Git (software)
28 652 (12.03%) MySQL
29 646 (11.92%) PostgreSQL
30 638 (11.77%) TypeScript

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
1 221 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
2 129 (2.38%) Confluence
3 121 (2.23%) GeoServer
4 116 (2.14%) Apache
5 78 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 62 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 58 (1.07%) CMS
8 48 (0.89%) IIS
8 48 (0.89%) SharePoint
9 29 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
10 26 (0.48%) nginx
11 25 (0.46%) OpenStack
12 19 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.33%) WordPress
14 12 (0.22%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.20%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.17%) Drupal
17 8 (0.15%) JBoss
17 8 (0.15%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.13%) Sketch
5 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.092%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.055%) InVision
8 1 (0.018%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.018%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.018%) Blender
8 1 (0.018%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.018%) InDesign
8 1 (0.018%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.15%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.15%) Sentinel
3 7 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.11%) Oracle BRM
4 6 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 5 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.092%) Shopify
6 4 (0.074%) Magento
7 3 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.055%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 3 (0.055%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.037%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.037%) R3 Corda
8 2 (0.037%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.037%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.018%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2,349 (43.34%) Azure
2 1,308 (24.13%) GCP
3 823 (15.18%) Serverless
4 750 (13.84%) SaaS
5 515 (9.50%) AWS Lambda
6 421 (7.77%) Amazon S3
7 330 (6.09%) Amazon EC2
8 322 (5.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 275 (5.07%) GitHub
10 242 (4.46%) Amazon SQS
11 194 (3.58%) PaaS
12 183 (3.38%) Amazon ECS
13 173 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
14 170 (3.14%) Microsoft 365
15 166 (3.06%) IaaS
16 132 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 131 (2.42%) CloudFront
18 89 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
19 88 (1.62%) Cloudflare
19 88 (1.62%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 191 (3.52%) HTTP
2 172 (3.17%) Firewall
3 161 (2.97%) DNS
4 98 (1.81%) VPN
5 73 (1.35%) WAN
6 67 (1.24%) LAN
7 61 (1.13%) TCP/IP
8 56 (1.03%) Network Security
9 51 (0.94%) AMQP
10 46 (0.85%) DHCP
10 46 (0.85%) Internet
11 27 (0.50%) IPv6
11 27 (0.50%) SSH
12 26 (0.48%) SAN
13 22 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (0.37%) BGP
14 20 (0.37%) SNMP
15 19 (0.35%) SSL
16 18 (0.33%) HTTPS
17 17 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (12.03%) MySQL
2 646 (11.92%) PostgreSQL
3 486 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 414 (7.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 331 (6.11%) MongoDB
6 310 (5.72%) SQL Server
7 309 (5.70%) Redis
8 300 (5.54%) Amazon RDS
9 292 (5.39%) Relational Database
10 284 (5.24%) Big Data
11 162 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
12 141 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
12 141 (2.60%) Hadoop
13 140 (2.58%) RDBMS
14 122 (2.25%) GIS
15 121 (2.23%) QGIS
16 109 (2.01%) Amazon Athena
17 108 (1.99%) Amazon Aurora
18 102 (1.88%) Tableau
19 99 (1.83%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 655 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 579 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 281 (5.18%) JIRA
4 214 (3.95%) GitLab
5 121 (2.23%) CircleCI
6 118 (2.18%) Bitbucket
7 116 (2.14%) Selenium
8 115 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
9 99 (1.83%) Cypress.io
10 97 (1.79%) Maven
11 72 (1.33%) SonarQube
12 69 (1.27%) JUnit
13 66 (1.22%) TeamCity
14 60 (1.11%) Cucumber
15 55 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 53 (0.98%) Postman
16 53 (0.98%) webpack
17 43 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 40 (0.74%) Subversion
19 38 (0.70%) NUnit
General
1 1,158 (21.37%) Finance
2 979 (18.06%) Social Skills
3 406 (7.49%) Retail
4 252 (4.65%) Public Sector
5 243 (4.48%) Banking
6 227 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
7 180 (3.32%) Marketing
8 169 (3.12%) Front Office
9 167 (3.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 121 (2.23%) Automotive
11 119 (2.20%) Telecoms
12 90 (1.66%) Manufacturing
13 83 (1.53%) Games
14 82 (1.51%) Law
15 63 (1.16%) Billing
16 59 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
17 55 (1.01%) Legal
17 55 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
18 36 (0.66%) Advertising
19 33 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,950 (35.98%) Developer
2 821 (15.15%) Software Engineer
3 717 (13.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 505 (9.32%) Architect
5 493 (9.10%) Senior Developer
6 410 (7.56%) AWS Engineer
7 396 (7.31%) Java Developer
8 301 (5.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 287 (5.30%) C# Developer
10 269 (4.96%) Python Developer
11 217 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 217 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
12 206 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
12 206 (3.80%) Software Developer
13 205 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
14 204 (3.76%) Java Engineer
15 203 (3.75%) React Developer
16 198 (3.65%) AWS DevOps
17 197 (3.63%) .NET Developer
18 190 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,247 (23.01%) React
2 814 (15.02%) .NET
3 749 (13.82%) Node.js
4 573 (10.57%) CSS
5 483 (8.91%) HTML
6 466 (8.60%) AngularJS
7 417 (7.69%) Spring
8 415 (7.66%) Kafka
9 363 (6.70%) REST
10 329 (6.07%) .NET Core
11 293 (5.41%) Spring Boot
12 279 (5.15%) RESTful
13 219 (4.04%) Vue.js
14 185 (3.41%) GraphQL
15 162 (2.99%) Django
16 155 (2.86%) HTML5
17 146 (2.69%) ASP.NET
18 133 (2.45%) Elastic Stack
18 133 (2.45%) JSON
18 133 (2.45%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 373 (6.88%) Public Cloud
2 368 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
3 240 (4.43%) Cloud Native
4 199 (3.67%) User Experience
5 170 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
6 165 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 124 (2.29%) Mobile App
8 110 (2.03%) e-Learning
9 106 (1.96%) Equities
10 98 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 97 (1.79%) Data Centre
12 95 (1.75%) Algorithms
13 92 (1.70%) Fixed Income
14 85 (1.57%) Management Information System
15 84 (1.55%) Video\Live Streaming
16 82 (1.51%) Derivative
17 68 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
17 68 (1.25%) Social Media
18 67 (1.24%) Virtual Team
19 63 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1,099 (20.28%) Linux
2 488 (9.00%) Windows
3 197 (3.63%) Ubuntu
4 184 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 178 (3.28%) Unix
6 81 (1.49%) Android
6 81 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 59 (1.09%) CentOS
8 46 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (0.44%) Solaris
10 21 (0.39%) Debian
11 20 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
12 16 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.26%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.24%) SUSE
15 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
16 10 (0.18%) VMS
16 10 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.13%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,439 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2,071 (38.21%) DevOps
3 1,748 (32.25%) CI/CD
4 1,633 (30.13%) Software Engineering
5 1,003 (18.51%) Microservices
6 879 (16.22%) Full Stack Development
7 705 (13.01%) Infrastructure as Code
8 658 (12.14%) Scrum
9 562 (10.37%) TDD
10 503 (9.28%) Analytics
11 487 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 439 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
13 433 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
14 424 (7.82%) Test Automation
15 397 (7.32%) Fintech
16 367 (6.77%) E-Commerce
17 344 (6.35%) Migration
18 343 (6.33%) Coaching
19 326 (6.01%) Computer Science
20 310 (5.72%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 1,715 (31.64%) Python
2 1,422 (26.24%) JavaScript
3 1,350 (24.91%) Java
4 1,138 (21.00%) SQL
5 809 (14.93%) C#
6 638 (11.77%) TypeScript
7 423 (7.80%) Go
8 358 (6.61%) PHP
9 288 (5.31%) Bash
10 254 (4.69%) PowerShell
11 219 (4.04%) Kotlin
12 204 (3.76%) T-SQL
13 198 (3.65%) Scala
14 197 (3.63%) Ruby
15 125 (2.31%) C++
16 101 (1.86%) Dart
17 99 (1.83%) Groovy
18 92 (1.70%) VB.NET
19 82 (1.51%) ES6
20 80 (1.48%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 447 (8.25%) Degree
2 422 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 303 (5.59%) SC Cleared
4 180 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 146 (2.69%) AWS Certification
6 86 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (0.92%) CISSP
9 46 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 32 (0.59%) CISM
11 30 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
12 29 (0.54%) MCSE
13 27 (0.50%) CCNA
14 25 (0.46%) CISA
14 25 (0.46%) MCSA
15 15 (0.28%) CCNP
16 14 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
16 14 (0.26%) OSCP
17 13 (0.24%) CCSP
18 12 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (5.79%) QA
2 84 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (1.31%) Accessibility
4 61 (1.13%) GDPR
5 60 (1.11%) NIST
6 48 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 48 (0.89%) SLA
7 36 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 31 (0.57%) NCSC
9 29 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 28 (0.52%) IASME
11 13 (0.24%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.22%) COBIT
13 10 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 10 (0.18%) SEPA
14 9 (0.17%) GRC
14 9 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 8 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
15 8 (0.15%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 1,730 (31.92%) Docker
2 179 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 146 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (0.52%) vSphere
7 16 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.15%) XenApp
10 7 (0.13%) BitLocker
11 6 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.092%) Ceph
12 5 (0.092%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.074%) KVM
13 4 (0.074%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.074%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1,462 (26.97%) Kubernetes
2 1,227 (22.64%) Terraform
3 572 (10.55%) Ansible
4 290 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
5 278 (5.13%) Puppet
6 205 (3.78%) Grafana
7 153 (2.82%) Prometheus
8 51 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
9 47 (0.87%) Kibana
10 44 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
11 39 (0.72%) Nagios
12 38 (0.70%) SCCM
13 37 (0.68%) Packer
14 29 (0.54%) CASB
15 28 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
16 23 (0.42%) ZABBIX
17 17 (0.31%) Amdocs OSS
17 17 (0.31%) Icinga
18 16 (0.30%) vCenter Server
19 15 (0.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 582 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 504 (9.30%) Google
3 345 (6.37%) Oracle
4 214 (3.95%) VMware
5 92 (1.70%) Cisco
6 78 (1.44%) SAP
7 76 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 75 (1.38%) Splunk
9 73 (1.35%) New Relic
10 71 (1.31%) Red Hat
11 59 (1.09%) Informatica
12 51 (0.94%) Citrix
13 48 (0.89%) Twitter
14 45 (0.83%) Atlassian
15 37 (0.68%) Databricks
16 36 (0.66%) Veeam
17 35 (0.65%) Cloudera
18 34 (0.63%) HP
19 33 (0.61%) Dynatrace
20 32 (0.59%) IBM