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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 166 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 62 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.23% 2.48% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 2 14
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
382 242 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.61% 4.50% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 292 204 174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 August 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 August 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
Birmingham +11 23 £65,000 +85.71% 7
Warwickshire -1 19 £45,000 +20.00%
Coventry - 17 £40,000 - 3
Worcestershire - 2 £33,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (44.63%) .NET
5 48 (39.67%) C#
6 44 (36.36%) Linux
7 43 (35.54%) Git (software)
8 42 (34.71%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (34.71%) Web Services
9 41 (33.88%) MongoDB
9 41 (33.88%) Node.js
10 39 (32.23%) SQL
11 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
12 37 (30.58%) HTML
12 37 (30.58%) CSS
13 36 (29.75%) Puppet
14 35 (28.93%) Java
15 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
16 31 (25.62%) Perl
16 31 (25.62%) Heroku
17 29 (23.97%) TDD
18 28 (23.14%) Python
18 28 (23.14%) DevOps
19 27 (22.31%) IaaS
19 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
19 27 (22.31%) Tomcat
19 27 (22.31%) Maven
20 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
20 25 (20.66%) Nagios
20 25 (20.66%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 41 (33.88%) Node.js
2 27 (22.31%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.57%) GlassFish
4 10 (8.26%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.79%) IIS
6 6 (4.96%) Apache
7 4 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.31%) JBoss
7 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (25.62%) Heroku
3 27 (22.31%) IaaS
4 17 (14.05%) SaaS
5 16 (13.22%) PaaS
6 13 (10.74%) GitHub
7 11 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (5.79%) Joyent
10 4 (3.31%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (3.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (3.31%) SoftLayer
10 4 (3.31%) Amazon S3
10 4 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (3.31%) CloudFront
11 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.31%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.88%) MongoDB
2 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
3 23 (19.01%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.57%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (8.26%) MySQL
6 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.31%) Big Data
9 3 (2.48%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 43 (35.54%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.31%) Maven
3 21 (17.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.26%) JUnit
4 10 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.44%) Hudson
6 7 (5.79%) Subversion
7 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.96%) NUnit
8 3 (2.48%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.83%) Liquibase
General
1 13 (10.74%) Games
2 7 (5.79%) Advertising
3 3 (2.48%) Publishing
3 3 (2.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (50.41%) Developer
2 27 (22.31%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.70%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.40%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Node.js Developer
6 13 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (9.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (8.26%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Junior
11 6 (4.96%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.63%) .NET
2 42 (34.71%) Web Services
3 37 (30.58%) CSS
3 37 (30.58%) HTML
4 32 (26.45%) ASP.NET
5 23 (19.01%) AngularJS
5 23 (19.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (17.36%) XML
7 20 (16.53%) JSON
8 17 (14.05%) .NET Framework
9 15 (12.40%) J2EE
10 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (10.74%) Middleware
11 13 (10.74%) Sensu
11 13 (10.74%) Express
11 13 (10.74%) Mustache
12 12 (9.92%) Java EE
12 12 (9.92%) LINQ
13 10 (8.26%) WCF
13 10 (8.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.61%) Mathematics
2 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.79%) New Media
3 7 (5.79%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.96%) Kindle
4 6 (4.96%) User Experience
4 6 (4.96%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.65%) Informatics
7 2 (1.65%) Life Science
7 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.36%) Linux
2 25 (20.66%) UNIX
3 13 (10.74%) Windows
3 13 (10.74%) Ubuntu
4 11 (9.09%) Android
4 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) CentOS
6 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.71%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (23.97%) TDD
4 28 (23.14%) DevOps
5 25 (20.66%) MVC
5 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
6 22 (18.18%) Scrum
7 11 (9.09%) Refactoring
7 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (8.26%) Kanban
9 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.61%) SOA
11 7 (5.79%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.96%) OOD
12 6 (4.96%) OOP
12 6 (4.96%) OO
12 6 (4.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 48 (39.67%) C#
3 39 (32.23%) SQL
4 35 (28.93%) Java
5 31 (25.62%) Perl
6 28 (23.14%) Python
7 22 (18.18%) PHP
8 18 (14.88%) Ruby
9 14 (11.57%) Groovy
10 13 (10.74%) Bourne shell
10 13 (10.74%) Bash Shell
11 10 (8.26%) Shell Script
12 7 (5.79%) C
13 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.65%) R
14 2 (1.65%) C++
14 2 (1.65%) VB
15 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) MCSA
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.13%) Docker
3 4 (3.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (29.75%) Puppet
2 25 (20.66%) Nagios
3 22 (18.18%) Ansible
4 20 (16.53%) Vagrant
5 19 (15.70%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (10.74%) ZABBIX
7 10 (8.26%) OpenNMS
8 4 (3.31%) SELinux
9 2 (1.65%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.18%) VMware
3 15 (12.40%) Rackspace
4 11 (9.09%) Google
5 9 (7.44%) IBM
6 8 (6.61%) Oracle
7 5 (4.13%) Xamarin
8 4 (3.31%) Splunk
8 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) New Relic
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