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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 116 162 187
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 129 58 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.07% 1.08% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.05% 17.85% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 80 55 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
515 325 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.25% 6.08% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 379 256 144
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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 +45 61 £45,000 - 10
Warwickshire -9 30 £36,500 -13.09% 3
Coventry +3 11 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Shropshire - 9 £25,000 - 3
Staffordshire - 7 £57,500 - 2
Worcestershire -6 6 £41,250 +79.34%
Walsall - 2 £55,000 -
Dudley - 1 £27,500 -
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 98 (48.76%) Linux
2 82 (40.80%) JavaScript
3 77 (38.31%) MySQL
3 77 (38.31%) Web Services
4 73 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (34.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 68 (33.83%) DevOps
7 58 (28.86%) REST
7 58 (28.86%) MVC
8 55 (27.36%) HTML
9 52 (25.87%) LAMP
10 51 (25.37%) Git (software)
11 50 (24.88%) XML
11 50 (24.88%) Windows
12 49 (24.38%) Open Source
13 48 (23.88%) PHP
14 47 (23.38%) CSS
15 46 (22.89%) SQL
16 45 (22.39%) Amazon EC2
16 45 (22.39%) jQuery
17 42 (20.90%) Line Management
18 41 (20.40%) Cisco
18 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
18 41 (20.40%) Google
19 40 (19.90%) Degree
20 39 (19.40%) Puppet
20 39 (19.40%) Scrum
21 38 (18.91%) JSON
22 36 (17.91%) Microsoft
22 36 (17.91%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 35 (17.41%) Apache
2 33 (16.42%) nginx
3 17 (8.46%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.97%) Node.js
5 12 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (5.47%) OpenStack
7 8 (3.98%) MS Exchange
7 8 (3.98%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.48%) IIS
9 6 (2.99%) Skype for Business
10 5 (2.49%) CMS
10 5 (2.49%) ColdFusion
10 5 (2.49%) JBoss
11 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (14.43%) Magento
2 14 (6.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (34.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (22.39%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (16.92%) PaaS
4 30 (14.93%) IaaS
5 29 (14.43%) CloudFront
6 20 (9.95%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (8.96%) Office 365
8 11 (5.47%) SaaS
9 6 (2.99%) AdWords
9 6 (2.99%) GitHub
9 6 (2.99%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.99%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (1.00%) Bluemix
12 2 (1.00%) Google Apps
12 2 (1.00%) Heroku
13 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.42%) Firewall
2 30 (14.93%) HTTP
3 29 (14.43%) Internet
4 17 (8.46%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.46%) BGP
5 15 (7.46%) Network Security
5 15 (7.46%) OSPF
6 14 (6.97%) LAN
6 14 (6.97%) WAN
7 10 (4.98%) DNS
8 9 (4.48%) MPLS
8 9 (4.48%) SAN
9 8 (3.98%) VoIP
10 7 (3.48%) WLAN
11 6 (2.99%) DHCP
11 6 (2.99%) Wireless
12 5 (2.49%) Skype
13 4 (1.99%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.99%) VPN
13 4 (1.99%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (38.31%) MySQL
2 33 (16.42%) SQL Server
3 29 (14.43%) MongoDB
4 20 (9.95%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.97%) DB2
7 9 (4.48%) InfluxDB
7 9 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.49%) Big Data
9 3 (1.49%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.00%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.00%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.00%) QlikView
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.95%) Vagrant
3 11 (5.47%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.98%) JUnit
5 9 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (4.48%) Subversion
6 6 (2.99%) JIRA
6 6 (2.99%) PHPUnit
7 5 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.99%) Gradle
8 4 (1.99%) Kiln
8 4 (1.99%) Maven
8 4 (1.99%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.99%) Selenium
9 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.00%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.00%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 14 (6.97%) Finance
2 13 (6.47%) Publishing
3 7 (3.48%) Banking
4 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Games
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (23.38%) Developer
2 27 (13.43%) Architect
3 26 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (10.95%) Development Manager
4 22 (10.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (9.95%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (9.95%) Web Development Manager
5 20 (9.95%) Web Manager
6 16 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 16 (7.96%) Security Engineer
7 14 (6.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (6.97%) PHP Development Manager
8 13 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
9 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 12 (5.97%) PHP Developer
9 12 (5.97%) Senior Security Engineer
10 11 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.47%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 10 (4.98%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (38.31%) Web Services
2 58 (28.86%) REST
3 55 (27.36%) HTML
4 52 (25.87%) LAMP
5 50 (24.88%) XML
6 47 (23.38%) CSS
7 45 (22.39%) jQuery
8 38 (18.91%) JSON
9 36 (17.91%) .NET
10 34 (16.92%) SOAP
10 34 (16.92%) Symfony
11 31 (15.42%) LEMP Stack
12 28 (13.93%) ASP.NET
13 24 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (10.95%) AngularJS
15 17 (8.46%) ELK Stack
16 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (5.97%) Spring
18 11 (5.47%) Laravel
18 11 (5.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.93%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.95%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.46%) Mobile App
4 16 (7.96%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.97%) CMDB
6 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.47%) User Experience
7 10 (4.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (3.98%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.49%) Clustering
9 5 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.99%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.99%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.49%) AS400
11 3 (1.49%) Replication
12 2 (1.00%) FMCG
12 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.50%) iPhone
13 1 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 98 (48.76%) Linux
2 50 (24.88%) Windows
3 27 (13.43%) Windows Server
4 23 (11.44%) Unix
5 14 (6.97%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.98%) Android
7 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.49%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.00%) CentOS
11 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.83%) DevOps
3 58 (28.86%) MVC
4 49 (24.38%) Open Source
5 42 (20.90%) Line Management
6 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
7 39 (19.40%) Scrum
8 35 (17.41%) Web Development
9 32 (15.92%) Performance Optimisation
10 31 (15.42%) Coaching
11 30 (14.93%) E-Commerce
12 28 (13.93%) CRM
12 28 (13.93%) Workflow
13 27 (13.43%) Database Optimisation
13 27 (13.43%) Presales
13 27 (13.43%) Refactoring
13 27 (13.43%) Service Delivery
13 27 (13.43%) Software Testing
13 27 (13.43%) TOGAF
14 24 (11.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (40.80%) JavaScript
2 48 (23.88%) PHP
3 46 (22.89%) SQL
4 31 (15.42%) C#
5 23 (11.44%) Java
6 14 (6.97%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.47%) Ruby
8 10 (4.98%) Scala
9 9 (4.48%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.98%) F#
10 8 (3.98%) Groovy
11 7 (3.48%) PHP 5
12 6 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.99%) XPath
13 5 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.99%) Python
15 3 (1.49%) Clojure
16 2 (1.00%) Perl
17 1 (0.50%) C++
17 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (19.90%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) ISEB
3 12 (5.97%) PMI Certification
3 12 (5.97%) PMP
4 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (1.99%) CCSP
6 4 (1.99%) CEH
6 4 (1.99%) CISA
6 4 (1.99%) CISM
6 4 (1.99%) CISSP
6 4 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (1.99%) GIAC
6 4 (1.99%) ISACA
6 4 (1.99%) SANS
6 4 (1.99%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (1.99%) SSCP
7 2 (1.00%) CCNP
7 2 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.97%) Docker
3 13 (6.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.49%) KVM
4 5 (2.49%) vSphere
4 5 (2.49%) XenApp
5 4 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.99%) XenServer
6 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.49%) Xen
7 2 (1.00%) Samba
7 2 (1.00%) Varnish
7 2 (1.00%) vCloud
8 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (19.40%) Puppet
2 15 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.47%) Grafana
3 13 (6.47%) SCVMM
4 10 (4.98%) Kubernetes
5 9 (4.48%) Icinga
5 9 (4.48%) Kibana
5 9 (4.48%) logstash
5 9 (4.48%) Mesos
5 9 (4.48%) Nagios
5 9 (4.48%) Packer
5 9 (4.48%) Terraform
6 4 (1.99%) Graphite
6 4 (1.99%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.99%) Uchiwa
7 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.00%) Ansible
8 2 (1.00%) Salt
9 1 (0.50%) SCCM
9 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 41 (20.40%) Cisco
1 41 (20.40%) Google
2 36 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.92%) Zend
4 33 (16.42%) Oracle
5 32 (15.92%) VMware
6 29 (14.43%) New Relic
7 24 (11.94%) Juniper
8 20 (9.95%) Citrix
9 18 (8.96%) HP
10 17 (8.46%) NetApp
11 16 (7.96%) IBM
12 12 (5.97%) BMC
12 12 (5.97%) CheckPoint
12 12 (5.97%) EMC
13 5 (2.49%) Atlassian
13 5 (2.49%) Dell
13 5 (2.49%) WSO2
14 4 (1.99%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.99%) Xamarin
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 11 days ago
Shrewsbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ICOMM Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago