The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 137 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.084% 0.097% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.75% 4.65% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon AWS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.80% 2.09% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 101 42 17
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £105,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Birmingham region.

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace