Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 15 23
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +33
Permanent jobs citing AWS 631 690 627
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.06% 11.31% 8.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.51% 37.58% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 688 659 581
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,096 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 1,597 1,836 1,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 43.19% 30.10% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,416 1,539 1,536
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,625 £26,250 £27,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £68,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 427 £55,000 +4.76% 122
South Yorkshire +12 140 £55,000 +22.22% 20
North Yorkshire +10 58 £47,500 +5.56% 8
East Yorkshire -10 2 £47,500 -34.48% 1
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 259 (41.05%) Azure
2 239 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (35.82%) Python
4 223 (35.34%) DevOps
5 201 (31.85%) JavaScript
6 200 (31.70%) Docker
7 190 (30.11%) Terraform
8 177 (28.05%) Kubernetes
9 172 (27.26%) Linux
10 164 (25.99%) Java
11 138 (21.87%) SQL
11 138 (21.87%) C#
12 131 (20.76%) Software Engineering
13 130 (20.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 118 (18.70%) Puppet
15 113 (17.91%) Node.js
16 112 (17.75%) Opscode Chef
17 97 (15.37%) Big Data
18 91 (14.42%) GCP
19 90 (14.26%) Git (software)
20 87 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
21 85 (13.47%) Go
22 84 (13.31%) Infrastructure as Code
23 82 (13.00%) Degree
23 82 (13.00%) NoSQL
24 77 (12.20%) Migration
25 74 (11.73%) Greenfield Project
26 73 (11.57%) Ruby
27 71 (11.25%) Vue.js
28 67 (10.62%) Numerate Degree

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 21 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.22%) Apache
3 11 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.27%) Confluence
4 8 (1.27%) nginx
5 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.63%) CMS
7 3 (0.48%) Apache Synapse
7 3 (0.48%) Headless CMS
7 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.32%) DNN
8 2 (0.32%) Drupal
8 2 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Magento
1 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 259 (41.05%) Azure
2 130 (20.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 91 (14.42%) GCP
4 52 (8.24%) Serverless
5 43 (6.81%) Amazon EKS
6 37 (5.86%) Pulumi
7 32 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (4.75%) SaaS
9 27 (4.28%) AWS Lambda
10 25 (3.96%) Amazon S3
11 21 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 21 (3.33%) Power Platform
12 19 (3.01%) Office 365
13 13 (2.06%) PaaS
14 12 (1.90%) GitHub
14 12 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
16 10 (1.58%) IaaS
17 8 (1.27%) AWS CodePipeline
17 8 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.60%) Firewall
2 19 (3.01%) DNS
3 18 (2.85%) WAN
4 17 (2.69%) VPN
5 16 (2.54%) LAN
6 10 (1.58%) SAN
7 9 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.27%) DHCP
8 8 (1.27%) MPLS
8 8 (1.27%) VoIP
9 7 (1.11%) ISDN
10 6 (0.95%) Broadband
11 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.48%) FTP
12 3 (0.48%) HTTP
12 3 (0.48%) Skype
12 3 (0.48%) SSH
13 2 (0.32%) Network Security
14 1 (0.16%) NAS
14 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.37%) Big Data
2 82 (13.00%) NoSQL
3 52 (8.24%) MySQL
4 42 (6.66%) SQL Server
5 36 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
10 19 (3.01%) Power BI
11 17 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (2.54%) Redis
13 15 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (2.22%) Data Lake
14 14 (2.22%) Hadoop
14 14 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (1.90%) Amazon Athena
16 10 (1.58%) HBase
17 8 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 90 (14.26%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.83%) Jenkins
3 24 (3.80%) Selenium
4 22 (3.49%) JIRA
5 20 (3.17%) TeamCity
6 19 (3.01%) Bitbucket
7 15 (2.38%) PHPUnit
8 13 (2.06%) Vagrant
9 10 (1.58%) GitLab
10 8 (1.27%) Maven
10 8 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.27%) Postman
11 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.95%) Appium
12 6 (0.95%) Babel
12 6 (0.95%) JMeter
12 6 (0.95%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.79%) Newman
13 5 (0.79%) webpack
14 4 (0.63%) Mocha
General
1 53 (8.40%) Finance
2 29 (4.60%) Games
3 21 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 16 (2.54%) Retail
5 13 (2.06%) Marketing
6 11 (1.74%) Banking
7 7 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.32%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.32%) Electronics
9 2 (0.32%) Legal
9 2 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 142 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 132 (20.92%) Developer
3 119 (18.86%) AWS Engineer
4 114 (18.07%) Software Engineer
5 106 (16.80%) AWS DevOps
5 106 (16.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 59 (9.35%) Architect
7 46 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 35 (5.55%) PHP Developer
9 31 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (4.60%) Data Engineer
11 22 (3.49%) Analyst
12 20 (3.17%) Security Architect
13 17 (2.69%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (2.54%) AWS Architect
15 14 (2.22%) Azure Architect
15 14 (2.22%) Senior PHP Developer
15 14 (2.22%) Site Engineer
15 14 (2.22%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 14 (2.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (17.91%) Node.js
2 71 (11.25%) Vue.js
3 53 (8.40%) AngularJS
4 47 (7.45%) .NET
5 43 (6.81%) Web Services
6 41 (6.50%) Laravel
7 38 (6.02%) React
8 36 (5.71%) HTML
9 34 (5.39%) CSS
10 30 (4.75%) Kafka
11 25 (3.96%) .NET Core
12 17 (2.69%) jQuery
12 17 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (2.38%) REST
15 14 (2.22%) .NET Framework
15 14 (2.22%) Spring
16 13 (2.06%) Elastic Stack
16 13 (2.06%) Spring Boot
17 12 (1.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.73%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (5.86%) Enterprise Cloud
3 19 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.06%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 11 (1.74%) Cloud Native
7 9 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.11%) Xbox
9 6 (0.95%) User Experience
10 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.48%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
12 3 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
13 2 (0.32%) Clustering
13 2 (0.32%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 172 (27.26%) Linux
2 58 (9.19%) Windows
3 22 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.38%) Unix
5 14 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.79%) Android
6 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) AIX
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.32%) Solaris
9 2 (0.32%) SUSE
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (35.34%) DevOps
3 131 (20.76%) Software Engineering
4 87 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
5 84 (13.31%) Infrastructure as Code
6 77 (12.20%) Migration
7 67 (10.62%) Mathematics
7 67 (10.62%) Scrum
8 63 (9.98%) Configuration Management
9 60 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
11 52 (8.24%) TDD
12 48 (7.61%) Unit Testing
13 42 (6.66%) Mentoring
14 37 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 37 (5.86%) OOP
15 34 (5.39%) SOLID
16 32 (5.07%) Microservices
17 31 (4.91%) Analytics
18 30 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 226 (35.82%) Python
2 201 (31.85%) JavaScript
3 164 (25.99%) Java
4 138 (21.87%) C#
4 138 (21.87%) SQL
5 85 (13.47%) Go
6 73 (11.57%) Ruby
7 55 (8.72%) PHP
8 44 (6.97%) Kotlin
9 34 (5.39%) Bash Shell
9 34 (5.39%) Scala
10 28 (4.44%) C++
11 24 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.69%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.27%) Java 8
13 8 (1.27%) R
13 8 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.63%) C
15 4 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (13.00%) Degree
2 67 (10.62%) Numerate Degree
3 36 (5.71%) AWS Certification
4 18 (2.85%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.48%) CCNP
9 3 (0.48%) CCSP
9 3 (0.48%) CISM
9 3 (0.48%) CISSP
10 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.32%) MCSA
10 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.16%) CGEIT
11 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.16%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.06%) SLA
2 6 (0.95%) QA
3 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) GDPR
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) NIST
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 200 (31.70%) Docker
2 31 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.96%) Active Directory
4 20 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.11%) HDFS
6 3 (0.48%) Xen
7 2 (0.32%) NFS
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.32%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) Gluster
8 1 (0.16%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 190 (30.11%) Terraform
2 177 (28.05%) Kubernetes
3 118 (18.70%) Puppet
4 112 (17.75%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (9.19%) Ansible
6 16 (2.54%) Graphite
7 9 (1.43%) Nagios
7 9 (1.43%) Prometheus
7 9 (1.43%) ZABBIX
8 7 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (1.11%) Opsview
9 5 (0.79%) Grafana
9 5 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.79%) Packer
9 5 (0.79%) SCCM
10 4 (0.63%) SCOM
11 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.48%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.50%) VMware
3 37 (5.86%) SaltStack
4 27 (4.28%) Google
5 15 (2.38%) Databricks
6 14 (2.22%) Cisco
6 14 (2.22%) Splunk
7 9 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.43%) HP
8 8 (1.27%) Mitel
9 7 (1.11%) Avaya
9 7 (1.11%) BT
9 7 (1.11%) Fortinet
9 7 (1.11%) Palo Alto
9 7 (1.11%) ShoreTel
10 6 (0.95%) Apple
10 6 (0.95%) Citrix
10 6 (0.95%) Hitachi
10 6 (0.95%) Oracle
10 6 (0.95%) Red Hat