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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 172 187 183
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.38% 11.93% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 15
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
306 176 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.71% 3.32% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 224 158 153
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +2 16 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Coventry +4 12 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Birmingham -5 7 £65,000 +62.50% 5
Worcestershire - 4 £22,000 -
Staffordshire +8 1 £30,000 -21.05%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 56 (58.95%) JavaScript
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (45.26%) Java
4 41 (43.16%) Web Services
4 41 (43.16%) Linux
5 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (41.05%) .NET
7 36 (37.89%) SQL
8 33 (34.74%) Tomcat
8 33 (34.74%) Git (software)
9 32 (33.68%) Puppet
9 32 (33.68%) HTML
10 30 (31.58%) C#
10 30 (31.58%) Node.js
11 29 (30.53%) MongoDB
11 29 (30.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (28.42%) Perl
12 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
13 25 (26.32%) Maven
14 24 (25.26%) Python
15 23 (24.21%) J2EE
15 23 (24.21%) TDD
16 22 (23.16%) Ruby
16 22 (23.16%) Scrum
16 22 (23.16%) PHP
16 22 (23.16%) CSS
16 22 (23.16%) Heroku
16 22 (23.16%) DevOps
17 21 (22.11%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (22.11%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (34.74%) Tomcat
2 30 (31.58%) Node.js
3 18 (18.95%) GlassFish
4 10 (10.53%) OpenStack
5 5 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.21%) IIS
6 4 (4.21%) JBoss
7 2 (2.11%) Apache
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (23.16%) Heroku
3 21 (22.11%) SaaS
4 14 (14.74%) IaaS
5 8 (8.42%) GitHub
6 7 (7.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (7.37%) Joyent
6 7 (7.37%) PaaS
6 7 (7.37%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
7 4 (4.21%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (4.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (4.21%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (4.21%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (4.21%) CloudFront
8 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) MongoDB
2 19 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (15.79%) MySQL
4 10 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 10 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.11%) Big Data
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.05%) SQLite
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (34.74%) Git (software)
2 25 (26.32%) Maven
3 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.74%) JUnit
5 9 (9.47%) Hudson
6 7 (7.37%) Subversion
7 6 (6.32%) NUnit
7 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.05%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.05%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (10.53%) Games
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Advertising
3 3 (3.16%) Publishing
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (50.53%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Software Engineer
3 17 (17.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (16.84%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.84%) C# Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Node.js Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.37%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (7.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Administrator
10 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) Web Services
2 39 (41.05%) .NET
3 32 (33.68%) HTML
4 23 (24.21%) J2EE
5 22 (23.16%) CSS
6 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET
7 15 (15.79%) XML
8 14 (14.74%) REST
8 14 (14.74%) EJB
8 14 (14.74%) JMS
8 14 (14.74%) Java EE
9 13 (13.68%) JSON
9 13 (13.68%) jQuery
9 13 (13.68%) AngularJS
10 12 (12.63%) HTML5
11 11 (11.58%) LINQ
11 11 (11.58%) .NET Framework
12 10 (10.53%) RESTful
12 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.37%) New Media
2 7 (7.37%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.26%) Kindle
3 5 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) User Experience
5 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.11%) Statistics
6 2 (2.11%) Life Science
6 2 (2.11%) Informatics
6 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.16%) Linux
2 21 (22.11%) UNIX
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 7 (7.37%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.21%) Android
5 4 (4.21%) CentOS
5 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (28.42%) Software Engineering
4 23 (24.21%) TDD
5 22 (23.16%) Scrum
5 22 (23.16%) DevOps
6 16 (16.84%) MVC
7 15 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 14 (14.74%) Kanban
8 14 (14.74%) Refactoring
8 14 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.53%) OO
11 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.37%) OOP
13 6 (6.32%) Software Testing
13 6 (6.32%) OOD
13 6 (6.32%) Analytics
14 5 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.95%) JavaScript
2 43 (45.26%) Java
3 36 (37.89%) SQL
4 30 (31.58%) C#
5 27 (28.42%) Perl
6 24 (25.26%) Python
7 22 (23.16%) Ruby
7 22 (23.16%) PHP
8 14 (14.74%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.42%) C
9 8 (8.42%) Groovy
10 7 (7.37%) Bourne shell
10 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.16%) C++
12 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.11%) Clojure
12 2 (2.11%) R
12 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.05%) PHP5
13 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (1.05%) MCSA
3 1 (1.05%) MCP
3 1 (1.05%) MCITP
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Docker
3 4 (4.21%) Varnish
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (33.68%) Puppet
2 21 (22.11%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (22.11%) Nagios
3 15 (15.79%) Vagrant
4 14 (14.74%) Ansible
4 14 (14.74%) OpenNMS
5 7 (7.37%) ZABBIX
6 4 (4.21%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Rackspace
3 14 (14.74%) VMware
4 9 (9.47%) Google
5 8 (8.42%) Oracle
6 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.21%) New Relic
6 4 (4.21%) Splunk
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) Twitter
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
In Touch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwickshire
JM Digital
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
In Touch
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago