At a more granular skills level, the programming language Python continues to be in hot demand for 2019, as reflected in growing salaries which range from £64,155 a year for a senior Python engineer to £75,000 for a Python team leader, according to statistics on average annual salaries from PayScale.
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Fifth on that list was AWS, as organisations continue to look for employees familiar with the popular public cloud platform and its services. This demand is reflected in average salaries of £52,750 for AWS experts, to £65,000 for an AWS solutions architect, according to statistics on average annual salaries from PayScale.
A LinkedIn Learning blog post also found that, according to LinkedIn data, cloud computing skills, like AWS proficiency, came out as the most in-demand skill for 2019, with AI second and analytics coming in two and three.