Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 11 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 -2
Permanent jobs citing AWS 967 553 706
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.40% 14.87% 9.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.22% 43.41% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 825 503 610
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 2,530 1,274 2,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.90% 34.25% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,108 1,123 1,706
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £26,625
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,771 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,400 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +3 728 £55,086 +4.92% 133
South Yorkshire 0 168 £55,000 +10.00% 38
North Yorkshire -8 45 £48,750 -2.50% 9
East Yorkshire +3 12 £55,000 +57.14% 1
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 462 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (42.61%) Azure
3 388 (40.12%) DevOps
4 378 (39.09%) Kubernetes
5 344 (35.57%) Docker
6 341 (35.26%) Terraform
7 295 (30.51%) Python
8 293 (30.30%) Java
9 249 (25.75%) Software Engineering
10 248 (25.65%) JavaScript
11 232 (23.99%) Linux
12 211 (21.82%) Node.js
13 203 (20.99%) React
14 190 (19.65%) AWS CloudFormation
15 185 (19.13%) GCP
16 180 (18.61%) SQL
17 169 (17.48%) Git (software)
18 166 (17.17%) C#
19 149 (15.41%) Opscode Chef
20 144 (14.89%) Infrastructure as Code
20 144 (14.89%) Puppet
21 138 (14.27%) Social Skills
22 137 (14.17%) Scrum
23 122 (12.62%) Deployment Automation
24 116 (12.00%) AngularJS
25 110 (11.38%) TDD
26 106 (10.96%) Go
27 100 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
28 98 (10.13%) Microsoft
29 97 (10.03%) Serverless

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 26 (2.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 18 (1.86%) Apache Spark
3 9 (0.93%) Apache
4 6 (0.62%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.52%) nginx
5 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.52%) WordPress
6 3 (0.31%) CMS
6 3 (0.31%) Confluence
6 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.21%) Drupal
7 2 (0.21%) Luigi
8 1 (0.10%) SAS
8 1 (0.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Shopify
2 1 (0.10%) BambooHR
Cloud Services
1 412 (42.61%) Azure
2 190 (19.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 185 (19.13%) GCP
4 97 (10.03%) Serverless
5 77 (7.96%) Amazon EKS
5 77 (7.96%) AWS Lambda
6 49 (5.07%) SaaS
7 44 (4.55%) Pulumi
8 34 (3.52%) Amazon S3
8 34 (3.52%) Microsoft 365
9 31 (3.21%) IaaS
10 28 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 28 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (2.79%) PaaS
12 21 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
13 17 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (1.55%) Power Platform
15 12 (1.24%) CloudFront
16 11 (1.14%) npm
17 10 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.10%) Firewall
2 21 (2.17%) DNS
3 17 (1.76%) VPN
4 15 (1.55%) SAN
5 14 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.03%) Cisco Firepower
6 10 (1.03%) HTTP
7 7 (0.72%) Broadband
7 7 (0.72%) MPLS
7 7 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (0.72%) SSL
7 7 (0.72%) VoIP
7 7 (0.72%) WAN
8 6 (0.62%) LAN
8 6 (0.62%) SD-WAN
9 5 (0.52%) DHCP
9 5 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.41%) ISDN
10 4 (0.41%) VLAN
11 3 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (9.82%) Big Data
2 73 (7.55%) MySQL
3 67 (6.93%) NoSQL
4 50 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (4.86%) SQL Server
6 45 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (3.21%) MongoDB
8 19 (1.96%) Data Lake
8 19 (1.96%) Metadata
9 18 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
11 16 (1.65%) Redis
12 15 (1.55%) Power BI
13 14 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
13 14 (1.45%) Relational Database
14 12 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.83%) Metadata Repository
Development Applications
1 169 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 83 (8.58%) GitLab
3 75 (7.76%) Jenkins
4 26 (2.69%) Cucumber
5 25 (2.59%) Selenium
6 24 (2.48%) Postman
7 22 (2.28%) JIRA
8 15 (1.55%) webpack
9 13 (1.34%) Bitbucket
9 13 (1.34%) Maven
10 12 (1.24%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (0.93%) CircleCI
12 9 (0.93%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.72%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.62%) JMeter
15 5 (0.52%) Mocha
15 5 (0.52%) Moq
15 5 (0.52%) NUnit
15 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 138 (14.27%) Social Skills
2 86 (8.89%) Public Sector
3 65 (6.72%) Finance
4 29 (3.00%) Games
5 27 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.79%) Banking
6 24 (2.48%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.28%) Law
8 19 (1.96%) Retail
9 15 (1.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 10 (1.03%) Automotive
10 10 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.03%) Marketing
11 3 (0.31%) Billing
11 3 (0.31%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.21%) Electronics
12 2 (0.21%) Local Government
12 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 202 (20.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 195 (20.17%) Developer
3 180 (18.61%) Software Engineer
4 151 (15.62%) AWS Engineer
5 128 (13.24%) AWS DevOps
6 126 (13.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 104 (10.75%) Architect
8 54 (5.58%) Senior Developer
9 43 (4.45%) Data Engineer
10 40 (4.14%) Senior DevOps
11 39 (4.03%) Azure Architect
11 39 (4.03%) Cloud Architect
11 39 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 38 (3.93%) AWS Architect
13 36 (3.72%) Software Developer
14 35 (3.62%) C# Developer
15 29 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
15 29 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (2.69%) Full Stack Developer
16 26 (2.69%) IAM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (21.82%) Node.js
2 203 (20.99%) React
3 116 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 81 (8.38%) Vue.js
5 70 (7.24%) Web Services
6 67 (6.93%) .NET
7 57 (5.89%) Kafka
8 51 (5.27%) HTML
9 46 (4.76%) CSS
10 36 (3.72%) REST
11 35 (3.62%) OAuth
12 32 (3.31%) .NET Core
13 31 (3.21%) Spring
14 30 (3.10%) OpenID
14 30 (3.10%) XML
15 27 (2.79%) SAML
15 27 (2.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (2.69%) HTML5
16 26 (2.69%) LDAP
16 26 (2.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.72%) NHS
2 50 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (4.86%) Enterprise Cloud
4 43 (4.45%) Public Cloud
5 42 (4.34%) Mobile App
6 40 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 37 (3.83%) Data Centre
8 30 (3.10%) Cloud Native
9 27 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
15 7 (0.72%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
16 6 (0.62%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.62%) Social Media
16 6 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 232 (23.99%) Linux
2 91 (9.41%) Windows
3 34 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (1.76%) Unix
5 11 (1.14%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.62%) Android
7 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (0.52%) CentOS
8 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (40.12%) DevOps
3 249 (25.75%) Software Engineering
4 144 (14.89%) Infrastructure as Code
5 137 (14.17%) Scrum
6 122 (12.62%) Deployment Automation
7 110 (11.38%) TDD
8 100 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (9.93%) Mentoring
10 95 (9.82%) Migration
11 86 (8.89%) Test Automation
12 74 (7.65%) Microservices
13 73 (7.55%) Configuration Management
14 72 (7.45%) Mathematics
15 69 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
16 68 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
17 63 (6.51%) Biometrics
18 56 (5.79%) Unit Testing
19 52 (5.38%) BDD
19 52 (5.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 295 (30.51%) Python
2 293 (30.30%) Java
3 248 (25.65%) JavaScript
4 180 (18.61%) SQL
5 166 (17.17%) C#
6 106 (10.96%) Go
7 94 (9.72%) Ruby
8 80 (8.27%) Kotlin
9 67 (6.93%) TypeScript
10 58 (6.00%) Scala
11 55 (5.69%) PHP
12 48 (4.96%) C++
13 43 (4.45%) PowerShell
14 41 (4.24%) Bash Shell
15 25 (2.59%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.65%) ES6
17 9 (0.93%) Groovy
17 9 (0.93%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.41%) C
19 3 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (9.82%) Degree
2 66 (6.83%) Numerate Degree
3 54 (5.58%) AWS Certification
4 42 (4.34%) Security Cleared
5 39 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.52%) CCNA
7 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.31%) CCNP
9 3 (0.31%) MCSE
10 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.10%) MCSA
11 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 23 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.24%) GDPR
4 10 (1.03%) QA
5 8 (0.83%) Accessibility
5 8 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.52%) SLA
7 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.21%) GRC
9 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.10%) NIST
System Software
1 344 (35.57%) Docker
2 66 (6.83%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (2.69%) NDS
4 26 (2.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 13 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 378 (39.09%) Kubernetes
2 341 (35.26%) Terraform
3 149 (15.41%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (14.89%) Puppet
5 65 (6.72%) Ansible
6 31 (3.21%) Istio
7 26 (2.69%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 18 (1.86%) Graphite
9 10 (1.03%) Nagios
10 6 (0.62%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.31%) Rancher
12 2 (0.21%) Grafana
12 2 (0.21%) Nessus
12 2 (0.21%) SCOM
12 2 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
13 1 (0.10%) Kibana
13 1 (0.10%) QRadar
13 1 (0.10%) SCCM
13 1 (0.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 98 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.03%) Google
3 51 (5.27%) Oracle
4 45 (4.65%) VMware
5 44 (4.55%) SaltStack
6 26 (2.69%) ForgeRock
6 26 (2.69%) NetIQ
7 25 (2.59%) Cisco
8 18 (1.86%) Citrix
9 16 (1.65%) Zerto
10 15 (1.55%) HP
11 14 (1.45%) Dynatrace
12 12 (1.24%) IBM
13 11 (1.14%) CommVault
13 11 (1.14%) Dell
13 11 (1.14%) EMC
13 11 (1.14%) Veeam
14 10 (1.03%) NetApp
14 10 (1.03%) Splunk
14 10 (1.03%) Veritas