The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 121 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 26 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.049% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.66% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.75% +22.10%
Amazon EC2
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
244 133 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.33% 6.48% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 168 98 112
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Birmingham region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 47 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (78.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (78.72%) PaaS
2 37 (78.72%) IaaS
2 37 (78.72%) Data Centre
2 37 (78.72%) VMware
3 34 (72.34%) SCVMM
3 34 (72.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (72.34%) Virtual Machines
4 31 (65.96%) Line Management
5 25 (53.19%) Degree
5 25 (53.19%) Computer Science
5 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
6 24 (51.06%) MySQL
7 23 (48.94%) Service Delivery
8 22 (46.81%) Requirements Analysis
8 22 (46.81%) Technical Architecture
8 22 (46.81%) Zachman Framework
8 22 (46.81%) TOGAF
8 22 (46.81%) ISEB
8 22 (46.81%) Presales
8 22 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
9 19 (40.43%) PHP
9 19 (40.43%) Software Testing
9 19 (40.43%) Cisco
10 18 (38.30%) SDLC
10 18 (38.30%) Public Cloud
10 18 (38.30%) SaaS
11 17 (36.17%) vRealize

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (17.02%) Apache
1 8 (17.02%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Magento
2 4 (8.51%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 47 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (78.72%) IaaS
2 37 (78.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (78.72%) PaaS
3 18 (38.30%) SaaS
4 8 (17.02%) CloudFront
5 6 (12.77%) GitHub
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) MySQL
2 16 (34.04%) DB2
2 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
General
1 16 (34.04%) Publishing
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Architect
1 19 (40.43%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Development Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Web Development Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Web Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Head of Development
6 2 (4.26%) Head of Web Development
6 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
1 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.28%) REST
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
2 10 (21.28%) XML
3 8 (17.02%) CSS
3 8 (17.02%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) jQuery
3 8 (17.02%) JSON
3 8 (17.02%) LAMP
3 8 (17.02%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (17.02%) Node.js
3 8 (17.02%) SOAP
3 8 (17.02%) Symfony
4 2 (4.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (78.72%) Data Centre
2 25 (53.19%) Computer Science
3 18 (38.30%) Public Cloud
4 16 (34.04%) CMDB
5 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Line Management
2 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
3 23 (48.94%) Service Delivery
4 22 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (46.81%) Presales
4 22 (46.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (46.81%) Technical Architecture
4 22 (46.81%) TOGAF
4 22 (46.81%) Zachman Framework
5 19 (40.43%) Software Testing
6 18 (38.30%) SDLC
7 16 (34.04%) Business Development
7 16 (34.04%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (34.04%) CRM
7 16 (34.04%) Customer Engagement
7 16 (34.04%) IT Governance
7 16 (34.04%) ITIL
7 16 (34.04%) ITIL V3
7 16 (34.04%) Project Management
7 16 (34.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
1 19 (40.43%) PHP
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 22 (46.81%) ISEB
3 16 (34.04%) PMI Certification
3 16 (34.04%) PMP
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Virtual Machines
1 34 (72.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (72.34%) SCVMM
2 17 (36.17%) vRealize
3 6 (12.77%) Puppet
3 6 (12.77%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) VMware
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 16 (34.04%) BMC
3 16 (34.04%) CheckPoint
3 16 (34.04%) Citrix
3 16 (34.04%) EMC
3 16 (34.04%) HP
3 16 (34.04%) IBM
3 16 (34.04%) Juniper
3 16 (34.04%) NetApp
3 16 (34.04%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) New Relic
4 8 (17.02%) Zend
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.26%) Google