Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +12
Permanent jobs citing AWS 983 1,425 845
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.14% 17.29% 10.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.99% 43.94% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 2,592 1,536
Median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £97,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 2,521 3,243 3,074
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.95% 39.35% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,179 2,893 2,663
Median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,200 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7 July 2020.

AWS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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.

1 469 (47.71%) Azure
2 389 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (36.32%) JavaScript
4 308 (31.33%) DevOps
5 257 (26.14%) Docker
6 240 (24.42%) React
7 238 (24.21%) Java
8 232 (23.60%) Python
9 221 (22.48%) C#
10 217 (22.08%) Kubernetes
10 217 (22.08%) AngularJS
11 211 (21.46%) TDD
12 209 (21.26%) Node.js
13 188 (19.13%) .NET
14 184 (18.72%) Microservices
15 163 (16.58%) Scrum
16 162 (16.48%) Terraform
17 160 (16.28%) Linux
18 154 (15.67%) TypeScript
19 148 (15.06%) Software Engineering
20 143 (14.55%) MVC
21 140 (14.24%) SQL
22 135 (13.73%) Microsoft
23 130 (13.22%) BDD
24 127 (12.92%) Serverless
25 126 (12.82%) Git (software)
26 123 (12.51%) GCP
27 122 (12.41%) SaaS
28 119 (12.11%) Finance
29 115 (11.70%) MongoDB

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 85 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (2.34%) Apache Spark
3 22 (2.24%) IIS
4 15 (1.53%) Confluence
5 11 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
6 10 (1.02%) GlassFish
7 9 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (0.71%) Apache
9 6 (0.61%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.51%) nginx
10 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.41%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.41%) Luigi
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.31%) Gluu
13 2 (0.20%) CMS
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.12%) Adobe Premiere
2 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.51%) Magento
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
3 5 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (0.41%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.41%) PolarLake
5 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.10%) Maximo
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 469 (47.71%) Azure
2 127 (12.92%) Serverless
3 123 (12.51%) GCP
4 122 (12.41%) SaaS
5 89 (9.05%) AWS Lambda
6 63 (6.41%) Office 365
7 56 (5.70%) Amazon EC2
8 43 (4.37%) Amazon S3
9 42 (4.27%) Amazon SQS
10 39 (3.97%) PaaS
11 38 (3.87%) IaaS
12 29 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (2.75%) Amazon ECS
13 27 (2.75%) GitHub
14 26 (2.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 25 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (2.03%) Power Platform
17 15 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
18 13 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
19 11 (1.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.56%) Firewall
1 35 (3.56%) Internet
2 30 (3.05%) DNS
3 25 (2.54%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.14%) VPN
5 19 (1.93%) NetScaler
6 16 (1.63%) HTTP
7 15 (1.53%) Skype
8 12 (1.22%) Network Security
8 12 (1.22%) VoIP
9 10 (1.02%) VSAN
10 9 (0.92%) IPsec
10 9 (0.92%) MPLS
11 8 (0.81%) DHCP
11 8 (0.81%) WAN
12 6 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.51%) CTI
13 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (11.70%) MongoDB
2 112 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 72 (7.32%) MySQL
4 70 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
5 64 (6.51%) NoSQL
6 49 (4.98%) Amazon RDS
7 46 (4.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 45 (4.58%) SQL Server 2019
9 41 (4.17%) Big Data
10 27 (2.75%) Redis
11 24 (2.44%) Relational Database
12 17 (1.73%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.42%) Power BI
15 13 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.02%) QlikView
18 9 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 6 (0.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 126 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 113 (11.50%) Jenkins
3 42 (4.27%) JIRA
4 36 (3.66%) TeamCity
5 31 (3.15%) Selenium
6 29 (2.95%) Cucumber
7 27 (2.75%) Cypress.io
8 22 (2.24%) Maven
9 21 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (1.83%) Bitbucket
11 17 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (1.42%) SonarQube
13 12 (1.22%) GitLab
13 12 (1.22%) PHPUnit
14 9 (0.92%) CircleCI
14 9 (0.92%) JUnit
14 9 (0.92%) Mockito
14 9 (0.92%) Travis CI
15 8 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 119 (12.11%) Finance
2 42 (4.27%) Banking
3 41 (4.17%) Games
3 41 (4.17%) Public Sector
4 33 (3.36%) Marketing
5 30 (3.05%) Retail
6 17 (1.73%) Legal
7 13 (1.32%) Law
8 11 (1.12%) Advertising
8 11 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.81%) Back Office
10 7 (0.71%) Local Government
11 6 (0.61%) Electronics
11 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.41%) Billing
12 4 (0.41%) Front Office
12 4 (0.41%) Police
13 3 (0.31%) Publishing
14 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 396 (40.28%) Developer
2 113 (11.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (10.78%) .NET Developer
4 88 (8.95%) C# Developer
5 84 (8.55%) Architect
6 73 (7.43%) Java Developer
6 73 (7.43%) Senior Developer
7 68 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (6.31%) Consultant
8 62 (6.31%) Software Engineer
9 54 (5.49%) AWS Engineer
10 52 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
11 49 (4.98%) AWS Developer
12 44 (4.48%) Cloud Architect
13 37 (3.76%) PHP Developer
14 36 (3.66%) Lead Developer
15 31 (3.15%) AWS Architect
15 31 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (3.15%) React Developer
16 30 (3.05%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (24.42%) React
2 217 (22.08%) AngularJS
3 209 (21.26%) Node.js
4 188 (19.13%) .NET
5 103 (10.48%) ASP.NET
6 95 (9.66%) REST
7 91 (9.26%) CSS
8 90 (9.16%) .NET Core
9 87 (8.85%) Vue.js
10 81 (8.24%) HTML
11 80 (8.14%) Web Services
12 76 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 71 (7.22%) Spring
14 66 (6.71%) .NET Framework
15 56 (5.70%) Entity Framework
15 56 (5.70%) RESTful
16 52 (5.29%) Spring Boot
17 35 (3.56%) SOAP
18 32 (3.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.71%) Data Centre
2 62 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (5.19%) Public Cloud
4 40 (4.07%) User Experience
5 34 (3.46%) Cloud Native
6 31 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (2.14%) CESG
10 18 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 16 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (1.63%) Internet of Things
11 16 (1.63%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.02%) PKI
14 9 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.61%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.61%) CMDB
16 6 (0.61%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 160 (16.28%) Linux
2 92 (9.36%) Windows
3 44 (4.48%) Unix
4 43 (4.37%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.53%) Android
8 13 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.22%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.92%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.51%) CentOS
12 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.31%) Debian
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.10%) HPUX
15 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (31.33%) DevOps
3 211 (21.46%) TDD
4 184 (18.72%) Microservices
5 163 (16.58%) Scrum
6 148 (15.06%) Software Engineering
7 143 (14.55%) MVC
8 130 (13.22%) BDD
9 106 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
10 103 (10.48%) Fintech
11 83 (8.44%) Infrastructure as Code
12 77 (7.83%) Test Automation
13 73 (7.43%) Kanban
14 72 (7.32%) Analytics
15 71 (7.22%) Continuous Delivery
16 65 (6.61%) Configuration Management
16 65 (6.61%) Mentoring
17 63 (6.41%) Web Development
18 56 (5.70%) Information Security
19 53 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 357 (36.32%) JavaScript
2 238 (24.21%) Java
3 232 (23.60%) Python
4 221 (22.48%) C#
5 154 (15.67%) TypeScript
6 140 (14.24%) SQL
7 74 (7.53%) PowerShell
8 68 (6.92%) Go
9 66 (6.71%) Bash Shell
10 65 (6.61%) PHP
11 46 (4.68%) Ruby
12 45 (4.58%) Scala
13 38 (3.87%) Java 8
14 35 (3.56%) Kotlin
15 22 (2.24%) Clojure
16 21 (2.14%) PHP 7
17 20 (2.03%) C++
17 20 (2.03%) Groovy
18 18 (1.83%) ES6
19 15 (1.53%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (4.68%) Degree
2 25 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.73%) AWS Certification
5 16 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.92%) CEH
8 9 (0.92%) GWAPT
8 9 (0.92%) OSCP
9 8 (0.81%) CEPT
9 8 (0.81%) CREST Certified
9 8 (0.81%) EC-Council LPT
9 8 (0.81%) GXPN
9 8 (0.81%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.81%) OSCE
9 8 (0.81%) SANS
10 6 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (4.07%) QA
3 28 (2.85%) PCI DSS
4 26 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (2.14%) COBIT
5 21 (2.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 21 (2.14%) JSP 440
6 13 (1.32%) GDPR
7 8 (0.81%) NIST
8 5 (0.51%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.31%) SLA
11 2 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.20%) GLBA
11 2 (0.20%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.20%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.10%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.10%) HL7
12 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 257 (26.14%) Docker
2 54 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 37 (3.76%) vSphere
4 32 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (2.75%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.32%) XenApp
7 13 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.02%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.51%) NDS
9 5 (0.51%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 3 (0.31%) iptables
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
11 2 (0.20%) Samba
11 2 (0.20%) Squid
12 1 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 217 (22.08%) Kubernetes
2 162 (16.48%) Terraform
3 106 (10.78%) Ansible
4 60 (6.10%) Puppet
5 46 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (2.75%) SCCM
7 15 (1.53%) SCVMM
8 14 (1.42%) Grafana
8 14 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.32%) Packer
9 13 (1.32%) Prometheus
10 10 (1.02%) SCOM
10 10 (1.02%) vRealize
11 8 (0.81%) Nagios
12 7 (0.71%) Rancher
13 5 (0.51%) Kibana
13 5 (0.51%) Rundeck
13 5 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.41%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 135 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 66 (6.71%) VMware
3 48 (4.88%) Google
4 42 (4.27%) Oracle
5 39 (3.97%) Cisco
6 25 (2.54%) Tableau
7 19 (1.93%) SAP
8 18 (1.83%) EMC
8 18 (1.83%) NetApp
9 17 (1.73%) Citrix
9 17 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.32%) IBM
11 12 (1.22%) Splunk
12 11 (1.12%) HP
13 9 (0.92%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.92%) Zend
14 8 (0.81%) Dell
14 8 (0.81%) F5
14 8 (0.81%) ForgeRock
15 7 (0.71%) Juniper