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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 212 182 193
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 4 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.075% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.72% 18.00% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 9
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%
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
233 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.35% 2.06% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 206 80 79
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry -9 1 £32,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (20.00%) Drupal
1 2 (20.00%) WordPress
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Trello
3 1 (10.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
4 1 (10.00%) Infinispan
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ExpressJS
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus £10,000 annual bonus budget
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days holiday, BUPA and More
Posted: 25 days ago