The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 207 227 249
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 28 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.33% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.38% 4.96% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 4
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,700 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Amazon EC2
England

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

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
520 423 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.19% 6.61% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 413 342 198
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the North West

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cheshire +26 9 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 6 £45,250 -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) Amazon S3
4 24 (52.17%) PaaS
4 24 (52.17%) Jenkins
4 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 24 (52.17%) Java
5 20 (43.48%) DevOps
6 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
6 19 (41.30%) XML
6 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (39.13%) JSON
7 18 (39.13%) Scrum
7 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
8 17 (36.96%) Docker
9 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (34.78%) Maven
9 16 (34.78%) Apache
9 16 (34.78%) Data Modelling
10 15 (32.61%) Linux
10 15 (32.61%) MySQL
11 14 (30.43%) TDD
11 14 (30.43%) VMware
11 14 (30.43%) Open Source
11 14 (30.43%) BDD
12 13 (28.26%) Hudson
12 13 (28.26%) Microservices
12 13 (28.26%) Web Development
13 12 (26.09%) WebSphere

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (34.78%) Apache
2 12 (26.09%) Mule
2 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
3 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.04%) Confluence
4 6 (13.04%) nginx
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Spark
5 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (56.52%) Amazon S3
3 24 (52.17%) PaaS
4 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (26.09%) SaaS
6 8 (17.39%) IaaS
7 7 (15.22%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (8.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (8.70%) CloudFront
9 4 (8.70%) GitHub
10 2 (4.35%) Heroku
10 2 (4.35%) Office 365
11 1 (2.17%) Force.com
11 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (2.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (32.61%) MySQL
3 12 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (26.09%) Couchbase
3 12 (26.09%) Hazelcast
4 11 (23.91%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (17.39%) DB2
6 6 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (10.87%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.70%) Neo4j
8 4 (8.70%) Redis
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 16 (34.78%) Maven
4 13 (28.26%) Hudson
5 12 (26.09%) git-flow
6 6 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (13.04%) JIRA
7 5 (10.87%) Vagrant
8 4 (8.70%) gulp
9 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Publishing
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Games
4 4 (8.70%) iGaming
4 4 (8.70%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Java Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
5 11 (23.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (23.91%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (23.91%) SOA Developer
5 11 (23.91%) Software Developer
6 9 (19.57%) Architect
7 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) XML
2 18 (39.13%) JSON
3 12 (26.09%) Apache Avro
3 12 (26.09%) Apache Camel
3 12 (26.09%) Apache Thrift
3 12 (26.09%) EDI
3 12 (26.09%) JMS
3 12 (26.09%) Middleware
3 12 (26.09%) Protocol Buffers
3 12 (26.09%) SOAP
3 12 (26.09%) ZeroMQ
4 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) jQuery
5 10 (21.74%) HTML5
5 10 (21.74%) REST
6 8 (17.39%) Web Services
7 7 (15.22%) .NET
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.04%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.39%) CMDB
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.04%) iPad
4 4 (8.70%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) CentOS
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.70%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 20 (43.48%) DevOps
4 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (39.13%) Scrum
6 16 (34.78%) Data Modelling
7 14 (30.43%) BDD
7 14 (30.43%) Open Source
7 14 (30.43%) TDD
8 13 (28.26%) Microservices
8 13 (28.26%) Web Development
9 12 (26.09%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (26.09%) Data Transformation
9 12 (26.09%) Physical Data Model
9 12 (26.09%) SOA
9 12 (26.09%) Test Scripting
10 10 (21.74%) CRM
10 10 (21.74%) ITIL
10 10 (21.74%) OO
10 10 (21.74%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.22%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) PHP
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby
7 4 (8.70%) C++
7 4 (8.70%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) ISEB
2 8 (17.39%) PMI Certification
2 8 (17.39%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Docker
2 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 8 (17.39%) SCVMM
3 7 (15.22%) Ansible
3 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
4 4 (8.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 12 (26.09%) Google
2 12 (26.09%) webMethods
2 12 (26.09%) WSO2
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 8 (17.39%) BMC
4 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
4 8 (17.39%) EMC
4 8 (17.39%) HP
4 8 (17.39%) IBM
4 8 (17.39%) Juniper
4 8 (17.39%) NetApp
5 7 (15.22%) SaltStack
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.04%) New Relic
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
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