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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 162 167 193
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 57 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.27% 16.34% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 54 17 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
312 153 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.87% 3.11% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 248 134 155
Average salary £42,000 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Warwickshire +14 32 £42,000 - 2
Coventry -11 10 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Worcestershire - 7 £23,000 - 1
Birmingham -16 2 - - 3
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (51.32%) Java
3 34 (44.74%) Linux
4 33 (43.42%) Web Services
4 33 (43.42%) SQL
4 33 (43.42%) Tomcat
5 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (38.16%) Node.js
6 29 (38.16%) .NET
7 28 (36.84%) HTML
7 28 (36.84%) MongoDB
8 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 23 (30.26%) J2EE
10 22 (28.95%) Perl
10 22 (28.95%) Ruby
10 22 (28.95%) Puppet
11 21 (27.63%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (27.63%) C#
12 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (26.32%) Scrum
12 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
13 19 (25.00%) SaaS
13 19 (25.00%) Python
14 18 (23.68%) Maven
14 18 (23.68%) TDD
14 18 (23.68%) Heroku
14 18 (23.68%) GlassFish
15 17 (22.37%) Kanban
15 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (43.42%) Tomcat
2 29 (38.16%) Node.js
3 18 (23.68%) GlassFish
4 6 (7.89%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.95%) Apache
7 2 (2.63%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) JBoss
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.32%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.00%) SaaS
2 18 (23.68%) Heroku
3 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (10.53%) GitHub
5 7 (9.21%) PaaS
6 6 (7.89%) IaaS
6 6 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (7.89%) Joyent
6 6 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon S3
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (5.26%) CloudFront
7 4 (5.26%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (2.63%) Google Apps
8 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.42%) MySQL
4 9 (11.84%) RDBMS
4 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.63%) Big Data
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (23.68%) Maven
3 17 (22.37%) JUnit
4 8 (10.53%) Hudson
5 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.89%) Subversion
7 5 (6.58%) NUnit
7 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.32%) Liquibase
General
1 6 (7.89%) Games
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.16%) .NET Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) Web Services
2 29 (38.16%) .NET
3 28 (36.84%) HTML
4 23 (30.26%) J2EE
5 17 (22.37%) EJB
5 17 (22.37%) REST
6 15 (19.74%) JMS
6 15 (19.74%) Java EE
7 14 (18.42%) XML
8 13 (17.11%) CSS
9 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
9 10 (13.16%) JSON
9 10 (13.16%) jQuery
9 10 (13.16%) HTML5
10 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.21%) Express
11 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.21%) RESTful
11 7 (9.21%) Middleware
11 7 (9.21%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Public Cloud
2 7 (9.21%) New Media
3 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.63%) Statistics
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Kindle
5 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) UNIX
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Android
4 4 (5.26%) CentOS
4 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 20 (26.32%) Scrum
5 18 (23.68%) TDD
6 17 (22.37%) Kanban
7 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 15 (19.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (19.74%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (19.74%) Refactoring
9 11 (14.47%) MVC
9 11 (14.47%) DevOps
10 10 (13.16%) OO
10 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
12 6 (7.89%) OOP
13 5 (6.58%) OOD
13 5 (6.58%) Software Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Analytics
14 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 39 (51.32%) Java
3 33 (43.42%) SQL
4 22 (28.95%) Ruby
4 22 (28.95%) Perl
5 21 (27.63%) C#
6 19 (25.00%) Python
7 17 (22.37%) Shell Script
7 17 (22.37%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) C
9 3 (3.95%) C++
10 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.63%) Clojure
10 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.32%) R
11 1 (1.32%) PHP5
11 1 (1.32%) Groovy
11 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) MCP
1 1 (1.32%) MCSE
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) Varnish
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (28.95%) Puppet
2 21 (27.63%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (19.74%) Nagios
3 15 (19.74%) OpenNMS
4 7 (9.21%) Vagrant
5 6 (7.89%) Ansible
6 4 (5.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Rackspace
3 9 (11.84%) Google
4 7 (9.21%) VMware
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.26%) Splunk
6 4 (5.26%) New Relic
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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