Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 13 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 +20
Permanent jobs citing AWS 897 710 682
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.75% 12.54% 9.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.47% 39.34% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 793 623 586
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
75th Percentile £66,250 £64,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,112 1,805 1,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.14% 31.87% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,875 1,543 1,664
10th Percentile £29,075 £28,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for AWS in Yorkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS in Yorkshire

AWS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +8 658 £55,000 +4.76% 133
South Yorkshire +8 185 £55,000 +10.00% 23
North Yorkshire +7 55 £53,750 +2.38% 5
East Yorkshire -7 2 - - 5
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for AWS.

1 388 (43.26%) Azure
2 382 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (36.57%) DevOps
4 321 (35.79%) Docker
5 312 (34.78%) Kubernetes
6 309 (34.45%) Terraform
7 302 (33.67%) Python
8 256 (28.54%) JavaScript
9 253 (28.21%) Java
10 240 (26.76%) Linux
11 204 (22.74%) Software Engineering
12 184 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 182 (20.29%) SQL
14 166 (18.51%) Node.js
15 164 (18.28%) C#
16 151 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
17 149 (16.61%) Git (software)
18 136 (15.16%) GCP
19 133 (14.83%) Opscode Chef
20 131 (14.60%) Puppet
21 121 (13.49%) Go
22 112 (12.49%) Big Data
23 111 (12.37%) Deployment Automation
24 104 (11.59%) Scrum
25 101 (11.26%) TDD
25 101 (11.26%) Ruby
26 99 (11.04%) AngularJS
27 96 (10.70%) Degree
28 92 (10.26%) Migration
29 90 (10.03%) Windows

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (3.34%) Apache Spark
2 15 (1.67%) Apache
3 11 (1.23%) Confluence
3 11 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (0.89%) nginx
5 6 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.22%) Apache Synapse
8 2 (0.22%) CMS
8 2 (0.22%) Drupal
8 2 (0.22%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.22%) IIS
8 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.11%) SAS
9 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) BambooHR
1 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 388 (43.26%) Azure
2 184 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 136 (15.16%) GCP
4 71 (7.92%) Amazon EKS
5 68 (7.58%) Serverless
6 54 (6.02%) SaaS
7 48 (5.35%) Pulumi
8 47 (5.24%) AWS Lambda
9 38 (4.24%) Microsoft 365
10 33 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (3.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 28 (3.12%) PaaS
13 26 (2.90%) Amazon S3
14 22 (2.45%) IaaS
15 21 (2.34%) Power Platform
16 18 (2.01%) AWS CodePipeline
17 11 (1.23%) GitHub
18 8 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
18 8 (0.89%) OneDrive
19 7 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.46%) Firewall
2 27 (3.01%) VPN
3 25 (2.79%) DNS
4 16 (1.78%) SD-WAN
5 15 (1.67%) SAN
5 15 (1.67%) WAN
6 12 (1.34%) LAN
6 12 (1.34%) MPLS
6 12 (1.34%) VoIP
7 11 (1.23%) ISDN
7 11 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (1.11%) DHCP
9 8 (0.89%) HTTP
9 8 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.67%) SSL
11 5 (0.56%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.45%) Cisco Firepower
12 4 (0.45%) Skype
12 4 (0.45%) VLAN
13 3 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.49%) Big Data
2 80 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 63 (7.02%) MySQL
4 47 (5.24%) SQL Server
5 45 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (4.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (3.23%) MongoDB
9 22 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 21 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (2.34%) Power BI
11 20 (2.23%) Data Lake
12 19 (2.12%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
15 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (1.11%) BigQuery
17 9 (1.00%) HBase
18 8 (0.89%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 149 (16.61%) Git (software)
2 80 (8.92%) Jenkins
3 55 (6.13%) GitLab
4 28 (3.12%) JIRA
5 22 (2.45%) Bitbucket
6 21 (2.34%) Postman
7 18 (2.01%) Cucumber
7 18 (2.01%) Selenium
8 16 (1.78%) webpack
9 12 (1.34%) Maven
9 12 (1.34%) WebDriver
10 11 (1.23%) JMeter
11 8 (0.89%) Appium
11 8 (0.89%) Babel
11 8 (0.89%) Newman
12 6 (0.67%) Mocha
12 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.56%) CircleCI
13 5 (0.56%) Gradle
13 5 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 67 (7.47%) Finance
2 50 (5.57%) Public Sector
3 43 (4.79%) Games
4 39 (4.35%) Banking
5 26 (2.90%) Retail
6 23 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.78%) Marketing
8 4 (0.45%) Advertising
8 4 (0.45%) Automotive
9 3 (0.33%) Electronics
9 3 (0.33%) Law
10 2 (0.22%) Billing
10 2 (0.22%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 207 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 179 (19.96%) Developer
3 157 (17.50%) AWS Engineer
4 155 (17.28%) Software Engineer
5 141 (15.72%) AWS DevOps
6 140 (15.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 100 (11.15%) Architect
8 48 (5.35%) Senior Developer
9 37 (4.12%) Data Engineer
10 35 (3.90%) Analyst
10 35 (3.90%) Security Architect
11 32 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
11 32 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 28 (3.12%) C# Developer
13 27 (3.01%) Cloud Architect
14 26 (2.90%) Azure Architect
15 25 (2.79%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (2.68%) AWS Architect
16 24 (2.68%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (18.51%) Node.js
2 99 (11.04%) AngularJS
3 85 (9.48%) React
4 80 (8.92%) Vue.js
5 59 (6.58%) HTML
6 56 (6.24%) .NET
7 54 (6.02%) Web Services
8 52 (5.80%) CSS
9 42 (4.68%) Kafka
10 34 (3.79%) .NET Core
11 32 (3.57%) Laravel
12 30 (3.34%) Spring
13 27 (3.01%) REST
13 27 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (2.23%) HTML5
15 18 (2.01%) Sass
15 18 (2.01%) Spring Boot
16 15 (1.67%) jQuery
16 15 (1.67%) RESTful
17 13 (1.45%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (5.46%) Enterprise Cloud
3 30 (3.34%) Public Cloud
4 27 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
5 26 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.79%) NHS
7 22 (2.45%) Cloud Native
7 22 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 15 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.00%) User Experience
12 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.22%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.22%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 240 (26.76%) Linux
2 90 (10.03%) Windows
3 29 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 26 (2.90%) Unix
5 13 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.45%) Android
12 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.45%) CentOS
12 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (36.57%) DevOps
3 204 (22.74%) Software Engineering
4 151 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
5 111 (12.37%) Deployment Automation
6 104 (11.59%) Scrum
7 101 (11.26%) TDD
8 92 (10.26%) Migration
9 84 (9.36%) Mentoring
10 83 (9.25%) Configuration Management
11 77 (8.58%) Mathematics
12 74 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
13 72 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (7.25%) Unit Testing
15 54 (6.02%) OOP
16 53 (5.91%) Test Automation
17 51 (5.69%) Analytics
17 51 (5.69%) SOLID
18 48 (5.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 46 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 302 (33.67%) Python
2 256 (28.54%) JavaScript
3 253 (28.21%) Java
4 182 (20.29%) SQL
5 164 (18.28%) C#
6 121 (13.49%) Go
7 101 (11.26%) Ruby
8 60 (6.69%) Kotlin
9 56 (6.24%) Scala
10 54 (6.02%) PHP
11 49 (5.46%) C++
12 39 (4.35%) PowerShell
13 36 (4.01%) Bash Shell
14 33 (3.68%) TypeScript
15 20 (2.23%) T-SQL
16 19 (2.12%) ES6
17 10 (1.11%) Groovy
18 6 (0.67%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (0.67%) Java 8
18 6 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 96 (10.70%) Degree
2 73 (8.14%) Numerate Degree
3 55 (6.13%) AWS Certification
4 40 (4.46%) Security Cleared
5 37 (4.12%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.33%) CCNP
7 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.11%) CCNA
8 1 (0.11%) GIAC
8 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.34%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.11%) QA
3 7 (0.78%) SLA
4 6 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 321 (35.79%) Docker
2 46 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.23%) NDS
5 11 (1.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 7 (0.78%) HDFS
7 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.33%) Xen
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 312 (34.78%) Kubernetes
2 309 (34.45%) Terraform
3 133 (14.83%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (14.60%) Puppet
5 69 (7.69%) Ansible
6 26 (2.90%) Istio
7 16 (1.78%) Graphite
8 13 (1.45%) Nagios
9 11 (1.23%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 11 (1.23%) Prometheus
10 9 (1.00%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.78%) Opsview
13 4 (0.45%) Grafana
13 4 (0.45%) SCCM
13 4 (0.45%) SCOM
13 4 (0.45%) SCVMM
14 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 78 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.57%) VMware
3 48 (5.35%) SaltStack
4 42 (4.68%) Google
5 23 (2.56%) Cisco
6 19 (2.12%) Citrix
7 18 (2.01%) Oracle
8 16 (1.78%) Databricks
9 15 (1.67%) Atlassian
9 15 (1.67%) HP
10 14 (1.56%) Splunk
11 12 (1.34%) Dynatrace
11 12 (1.34%) Fortinet
11 12 (1.34%) Palo Alto
12 11 (1.23%) Avaya
12 11 (1.23%) BT
12 11 (1.23%) ForgeRock
12 11 (1.23%) Mitel
12 11 (1.23%) NetIQ
12 11 (1.23%) ShoreTel