Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 5 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +9
Permanent jobs citing AWS 896 1,393 823
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.53% 17.49% 10.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.75% 43.17% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,639 2,511 1,497
Median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £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 2,438 3,227 2,846
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.96% 40.52% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,181 2,892 2,482
Median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 20 September 2020.

AWS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 384 (42.86%) Azure
2 375 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (35.71%) DevOps
4 281 (31.36%) JavaScript
5 278 (31.03%) Python
6 263 (29.35%) Docker
7 222 (24.78%) Kubernetes
8 221 (24.67%) Java
9 194 (21.65%) Terraform
10 183 (20.42%) React
11 174 (19.42%) Microservices
12 163 (18.19%) AngularJS
12 163 (18.19%) Linux
13 157 (17.52%) SQL
14 156 (17.41%) Software Engineering
15 152 (16.96%) Node.js
16 146 (16.29%) Serverless
17 145 (16.18%) TDD
18 139 (15.51%) Scrum
19 134 (14.96%) GCP
20 131 (14.62%) .NET
21 129 (14.40%) C#
21 129 (14.40%) Finance
21 129 (14.40%) Jenkins
22 127 (14.17%) Ansible
23 125 (13.95%) Git (software)
24 121 (13.50%) AWS Lambda
25 116 (12.95%) Microsoft
26 113 (12.61%) MongoDB
27 106 (11.83%) SaaS

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 59 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (1.67%) Apache Spark
2 15 (1.67%) Confluence
3 12 (1.34%) IIS
4 10 (1.12%) Apache
4 10 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (1.12%) GlassFish
5 9 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.89%) CMS
7 7 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.78%) nginx
8 5 (0.56%) Luigi
8 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.45%) WordPress
10 3 (0.33%) Moodle
11 2 (0.22%) Gluu
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.56%) Magento
4 3 (0.33%) Shopify
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 384 (42.86%) Azure
2 146 (16.29%) Serverless
3 134 (14.96%) GCP
4 121 (13.50%) AWS Lambda
5 106 (11.83%) SaaS
6 79 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
7 68 (7.59%) Amazon S3
8 63 (7.03%) IaaS
9 57 (6.36%) PaaS
10 42 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
11 41 (4.58%) Office 365
12 40 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (3.46%) Amazon SQS
13 31 (3.46%) Power Platform
14 26 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 22 (2.46%) Amazon ECS
15 22 (2.46%) GitHub
16 19 (2.12%) Amazon Kinesis
16 19 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
17 18 (2.01%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.02%) DNS
2 30 (3.35%) Firewall
3 28 (3.13%) Internet
4 21 (2.34%) Network Security
4 21 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.01%) NetScaler
6 15 (1.67%) Skype
7 13 (1.45%) VPN
8 12 (1.34%) LAN
8 12 (1.34%) WAN
9 11 (1.23%) HTTP
10 10 (1.12%) DHCP
11 9 (1.00%) VoIP
12 8 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.78%) SAN
14 6 (0.67%) MPLS
14 6 (0.67%) VSAN
14 6 (0.67%) WLAN
15 5 (0.56%) SSL
16 4 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.61%) MongoDB
2 91 (10.16%) NoSQL
3 79 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 68 (7.59%) MySQL
4 68 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 67 (7.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 53 (5.92%) Amazon RDS
7 43 (4.80%) Big Data
8 29 (3.24%) Redis
9 28 (3.13%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.79%) SQL Server 2019
12 13 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (1.34%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.34%) Power BI
14 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.78%) Snowflake Schema
15 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 129 (14.40%) Jenkins
2 125 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 38 (4.24%) JIRA
4 25 (2.79%) GitLab
5 20 (2.23%) TeamCity
6 16 (1.79%) Maven
7 15 (1.67%) CircleCI
7 15 (1.67%) GoCD
8 14 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.45%) SonarQube
10 10 (1.12%) JUnit
10 10 (1.12%) Selenium
11 9 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.89%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.89%) Mockito
13 6 (0.67%) DbUnit
13 6 (0.67%) jMock
13 6 (0.67%) Postman
13 6 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.45%) Mocha
General
1 129 (14.40%) Finance
2 47 (5.25%) Banking
3 35 (3.91%) Public Sector
4 30 (3.35%) Marketing
5 25 (2.79%) Front Office
6 17 (1.90%) Games
7 12 (1.34%) Law
8 11 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.12%) Advertising
9 10 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.00%) Electronics
11 7 (0.78%) Retail
12 5 (0.56%) Legal
12 5 (0.56%) Local Government
13 4 (0.45%) Back Office
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.33%) Police
15 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 319 (35.60%) Developer
2 159 (17.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (8.59%) AWS Engineer
4 75 (8.37%) Software Engineer
5 71 (7.92%) Senior Developer
6 66 (7.37%) Architect
7 60 (6.70%) .NET Developer
8 55 (6.14%) AWS DevOps
9 54 (6.03%) Java Developer
10 49 (5.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 48 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 47 (5.25%) C# Developer
13 38 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (4.13%) Python Developer
15 32 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
16 31 (3.46%) React Developer
17 29 (3.24%) Backend Developer
17 29 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
17 29 (3.24%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 28 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (20.42%) React
2 163 (18.19%) AngularJS
3 152 (16.96%) Node.js
4 131 (14.62%) .NET
5 98 (10.94%) Web Services
6 92 (10.27%) REST
7 70 (7.81%) CSS
8 64 (7.14%) Vue.js
9 62 (6.92%) Spring
10 61 (6.81%) .NET Core
10 61 (6.81%) ASP.NET
10 61 (6.81%) HTML
11 41 (4.58%) Spring Boot
12 38 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (4.24%) Kafka
13 32 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (3.46%) RESTful
15 30 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
16 29 (3.24%) .NET Framework
17 24 (2.68%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.36%) Cloud Native
2 49 (5.47%) Data Centre
3 45 (5.02%) Public Cloud
4 34 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (3.79%) User Experience
5 31 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
6 24 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 24 (2.68%) Derivative
6 24 (2.68%) Fixed Income
7 23 (2.57%) Hedge funds
7 23 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.23%) Equities
8 20 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.12%) Clustering
13 10 (1.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 163 (18.19%) Linux
2 81 (9.04%) Windows
3 37 (4.13%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.02%) Unix
5 18 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.67%) Android
7 14 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.23%) CentOS
10 10 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.33%) Debian
11 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.11%) Fedora
13 1 (0.11%) HPUX
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (35.71%) DevOps
3 174 (19.42%) Microservices
4 156 (17.41%) Software Engineering
5 145 (16.18%) TDD
6 139 (15.51%) Scrum
7 103 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (9.60%) Fintech
8 86 (9.60%) Infrastructure as Code
9 75 (8.37%) MVC
10 73 (8.15%) Migration
11 68 (7.59%) BDD
12 58 (6.47%) Configuration Management
12 58 (6.47%) Kanban
13 56 (6.25%) Mentoring
14 54 (6.03%) Test Automation
15 49 (5.47%) Analytics
16 48 (5.36%) OO
17 47 (5.25%) SDLC
18 46 (5.13%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 281 (31.36%) JavaScript
2 278 (31.03%) Python
3 221 (24.67%) Java
4 157 (17.52%) SQL
5 129 (14.40%) C#
6 94 (10.49%) TypeScript
7 76 (8.48%) Go
8 72 (8.04%) PowerShell
9 62 (6.92%) Bash Shell
10 60 (6.70%) PHP
11 58 (6.47%) Ruby
12 49 (5.47%) Kotlin
13 28 (3.13%) Scala
14 26 (2.90%) Java 8
15 19 (2.12%) C++
16 15 (1.67%) Groovy
17 12 (1.34%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.23%) C
19 10 (1.12%) Clojure
20 9 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (6.47%) Degree
2 31 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.67%) AWS Certification
6 8 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.56%) PhD
9 4 (0.45%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.33%) CCNP
10 3 (0.33%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.22%) CEH
11 2 (0.22%) CISSP
11 2 (0.22%) GWAPT
11 2 (0.22%) OSCP
11 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.12%) QA
2 8 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.67%) SLA
4 4 (0.45%) GDPR
4 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.33%) PSD2
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.11%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.11%) NIST
7 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 263 (29.35%) Docker
2 54 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 33 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.79%) vSphere
5 21 (2.34%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.23%) XenApp
7 10 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.12%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.78%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.56%) NDS
9 5 (0.56%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.33%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.33%) Xen
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.22%) iptables
12 2 (0.22%) NFS
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.22%) Samba
12 2 (0.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 222 (24.78%) Kubernetes
2 194 (21.65%) Terraform
3 127 (14.17%) Ansible
4 90 (10.04%) Puppet
5 64 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (2.57%) SCCM
7 18 (2.01%) Prometheus
8 15 (1.67%) Grafana
8 15 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.12%) Packer
10 10 (1.12%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.89%) Rancher
11 8 (0.89%) SCOM
12 7 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.67%) vRealize
14 5 (0.56%) Rundeck
14 5 (0.56%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.45%) Nagios
15 4 (0.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 116 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.25%) VMware
3 50 (5.58%) Google
4 34 (3.79%) Cisco
5 29 (3.24%) SAP
6 24 (2.68%) Oracle
7 21 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.45%) F5
9 13 (1.45%) New Relic
10 12 (1.34%) Citrix
10 12 (1.34%) IBM
11 11 (1.23%) Arista
11 11 (1.23%) Juniper
12 10 (1.12%) Adobe
12 10 (1.12%) hybris
12 10 (1.12%) Meraki
12 10 (1.12%) Tableau
13 9 (1.00%) EMC
13 9 (1.00%) NetApp