The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 161 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 56 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.40% 2.78% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Amazon AWS
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
389 252 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.94% 4.67% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 311 210 139
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +8 19 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Birmingham +16 18 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Warwickshire +10 15 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
Worcestershire -1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Dudley - 1 £60,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 55 (54.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
3 44 (43.56%) .NET
4 41 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (37.62%) C#
6 35 (34.65%) CSS
7 34 (33.66%) Linux
7 34 (33.66%) SQL
8 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
8 31 (30.69%) Git (software)
9 30 (29.70%) Puppet
9 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
10 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (26.73%) DevOps
11 27 (26.73%) HTML
12 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET
12 26 (25.74%) MongoDB
13 25 (24.75%) IaaS
14 24 (23.76%) AngularJS
14 24 (23.76%) Node.js
14 24 (23.76%) Web Services
14 24 (23.76%) Perl
14 24 (23.76%) Python
14 24 (23.76%) MVC
15 23 (22.77%) Java
15 23 (22.77%) NoSQL
16 22 (21.78%) Maven
17 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
17 21 (20.79%) VMware
17 21 (20.79%) UNIX

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.76%) Node.js
2 17 (16.83%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.91%) GlassFish
4 8 (7.92%) IIS
4 8 (7.92%) Apache
5 7 (6.93%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.95%) JBoss
6 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (54.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (24.75%) IaaS
3 15 (14.85%) Heroku
4 14 (13.86%) SaaS
5 11 (10.89%) PaaS
5 11 (10.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (6.93%) SoftLayer
6 7 (6.93%) GitHub
7 5 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.96%) Joyent
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.99%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) LAN
1 3 (2.97%) WAN
1 3 (2.97%) VPN
1 3 (2.97%) MPLS
1 3 (2.97%) Firewall
1 3 (2.97%) Wireless
2 2 (1.98%) VLAN
2 2 (1.98%) ADSL
3 1 (0.99%) OSPF
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.74%) MongoDB
3 23 (22.77%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.94%) MySQL
7 4 (3.96%) Big Data
7 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.96%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (30.69%) Git (software)
2 22 (21.78%) Maven
3 19 (18.81%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.92%) JUnit
5 5 (4.95%) Subversion
6 4 (3.96%) NUnit
6 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.96%) JSUnit
6 4 (3.96%) Hudson
7 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (9.90%) Games
2 7 (6.93%) Advertising
3 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (46.53%) Developer
2 20 (19.80%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.89%) C# Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Node.js Developer
8 6 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.96%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (3.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Programmer
10 4 (3.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.56%) .NET
2 35 (34.65%) CSS
3 27 (26.73%) HTML
4 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET
5 24 (23.76%) Web Services
5 24 (23.76%) AngularJS
6 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
7 15 (14.85%) JSON
7 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (12.87%) XML
8 13 (12.87%) Sensu
9 11 (10.89%) J2EE
9 11 (10.89%) LINQ
9 11 (10.89%) jQuery
10 8 (7.92%) RESTful
10 8 (7.92%) WCF
10 8 (7.92%) HTML5
10 8 (7.92%) Java EE
10 8 (7.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.92%) User Experience
2 8 (7.92%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.93%) Smartphone
3 7 (6.93%) Kindle
3 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) Informatics
5 2 (1.98%) Life Science
5 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.99%) New Media
6 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.66%) Linux
2 21 (20.79%) UNIX
3 13 (12.87%) Windows
3 13 (12.87%) Ubuntu
4 11 (10.89%) Android
4 11 (10.89%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.98%) CentOS
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (26.73%) DevOps
4 24 (23.76%) MVC
5 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
6 20 (19.80%) Scrum
7 19 (18.81%) TDD
8 8 (7.92%) SOA
8 8 (7.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.93%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.93%) Use Case
9 7 (6.93%) Refactoring
9 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.93%) Kanban
10 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.94%) Mobile Development
11 5 (4.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (37.62%) C#
3 34 (33.66%) SQL
4 24 (23.76%) Perl
4 24 (23.76%) Python
5 23 (22.77%) Java
6 14 (13.86%) PHP
7 13 (12.87%) Groovy
7 13 (12.87%) Bourne shell
7 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
8 10 (9.90%) Ruby
9 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.96%) C
11 2 (1.98%) VB
11 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 2 (1.98%) R
12 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) CCNP
2 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) CCNA
4 1 (0.99%) MCSA
4 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.97%) Docker
4 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (29.70%) Puppet
2 21 (20.79%) Nagios
3 19 (18.81%) Ansible
4 17 (16.83%) Vagrant
5 13 (12.87%) ZABBIX
6 12 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (5.94%) OpenNMS
8 3 (2.97%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.98%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.98%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.98%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.99%) SELinux
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.79%) VMware
3 14 (13.86%) IBM
4 11 (10.89%) Google
4 11 (10.89%) Rackspace
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle
6 5 (4.95%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.97%) Meraki
7 3 (2.97%) Cisco
7 3 (2.97%) HP
8 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.98%) webMethods
8 2 (1.98%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.98%) F5
9 1 (0.99%) Splunk
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