The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 122
Rank change year-on-year +9 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 36 49 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.93% 2.04% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.36% 23.44% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 220 209 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.80% 8.72% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 172 162 88
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,350 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Birmingham

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 58 (53.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (37.04%) Finance
4 39 (36.11%) VMware
5 37 (34.26%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (31.48%) HTML
6 34 (31.48%) MySQL
6 34 (31.48%) CSS
7 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 29 (26.85%) Data Centre
9 28 (25.93%) Java
10 27 (25.00%) Oracle
10 27 (25.00%) ITIL
10 27 (25.00%) Linux
10 27 (25.00%) MVC
10 27 (25.00%) Presales
11 26 (24.07%) Web Services
11 26 (24.07%) SQL
11 26 (24.07%) Degree
12 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
12 25 (23.15%) Cisco
13 24 (22.22%) Service Management
14 23 (21.30%) Publishing
14 23 (21.30%) EMC
15 22 (20.37%) Citrix
15 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
15 22 (20.37%) NetApp
15 22 (20.37%) Retail
15 22 (20.37%) AngularJS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.48%) Apache
3 6 (5.56%) nginx
4 4 (3.70%) CMS
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.85%) JBoss
6 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (53.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (34.26%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (16.67%) IaaS
3 18 (16.67%) PaaS
4 9 (8.33%) Office 365
5 7 (6.48%) Amazon S3
5 7 (6.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (3.70%) SaaS
7 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) LAN
1 5 (4.63%) MPLS
1 5 (4.63%) WAN
2 4 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) Skype
3 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) OSPF
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) MySQL
2 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.59%) DB2
4 9 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.48%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.56%) Big Data
7 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.93%) OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.59%) JUnit
3 15 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.11%) Maven
5 9 (8.33%) DbUnit
5 9 (8.33%) jMock
5 9 (8.33%) Mockito
5 9 (8.33%) SonarQube
6 7 (6.48%) gulp
6 7 (6.48%) webpack
7 5 (4.63%) PhantomJS
7 5 (4.63%) Subversion
7 5 (4.63%) TestNG
8 2 (1.85%) Gradle
8 2 (1.85%) Hudson
8 2 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.85%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.93%) GitLab
General
1 40 (37.04%) Finance
2 23 (21.30%) Publishing
3 22 (20.37%) Retail
4 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.70%) Electronics
5 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.85%) Automotive
6 2 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (45.37%) Developer
2 31 (28.70%) Architect
3 24 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 14 (12.96%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (12.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 9 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (7.41%) Cloud Consultant
10 8 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (7.41%) Consultant
10 8 (7.41%) PHP Developer
11 7 (6.48%) Lead Developer
11 7 (6.48%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.48%) CSS
1 34 (31.48%) HTML
2 26 (24.07%) Web Services
3 22 (20.37%) AngularJS
4 17 (15.74%) RESTful
5 14 (12.96%) REST
5 14 (12.96%) Spring
6 12 (11.11%) HTML5
6 12 (11.11%) SOAP
7 11 (10.19%) D3.js
7 11 (10.19%) jQuery
7 11 (10.19%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (9.26%) .NET
9 9 (8.33%) J2EE
9 9 (8.33%) PowerMock
10 8 (7.41%) jBPM
10 8 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (6.48%) amCharts
11 7 (6.48%) Highcharts JS
11 7 (6.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.85%) Data Centre
2 21 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 19 (17.59%) CMDB
4 18 (16.67%) Fintech
5 5 (4.63%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.63%) User Experience
6 4 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.00%) Linux
2 18 (16.67%) Windows
3 12 (11.11%) Unix
4 10 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.85%) Android
6 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.85%) CentOS
6 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.00%) ITIL
2 27 (25.00%) MVC
2 27 (25.00%) Presales
3 24 (22.22%) Service Management
4 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
5 21 (19.44%) IT Strategy
5 21 (19.44%) TOGAF
5 21 (19.44%) Web Development
6 20 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 19 (17.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.59%) ITIL V3
7 19 (17.59%) Line Management
7 19 (17.59%) Project Management
7 19 (17.59%) Service Delivery
7 19 (17.59%) TDD
7 19 (17.59%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (16.67%) CRM
8 18 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 28 (25.93%) Java
3 26 (24.07%) SQL
4 18 (16.67%) PHP
5 10 (9.26%) Bash Shell
5 10 (9.26%) C#
5 10 (9.26%) Perl
5 10 (9.26%) Python
5 10 (9.26%) XPath
6 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.78%) C
8 2 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Degree
2 19 (17.59%) PMI Certification
2 19 (17.59%) PMP
3 18 (16.67%) ISEB
4 10 (9.26%) AWS Certification
5 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) CCA
7 1 (0.93%) CCDP
7 1 (0.93%) CCIE
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.93%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 34 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.59%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (9.26%) Docker
4 9 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (17.59%) SCVMM
3 15 (13.89%) Puppet
4 3 (2.78%) Icinga
4 3 (2.78%) vRealize
5 2 (1.85%) Terraform
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.93%) SCCM
6 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) VMware
2 27 (25.00%) Oracle
3 25 (23.15%) Cisco
4 23 (21.30%) EMC
5 22 (20.37%) Citrix
5 22 (20.37%) NetApp
6 19 (17.59%) BMC
6 19 (17.59%) HP
6 19 (17.59%) IBM
7 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 18 (16.67%) Juniper
8 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.56%) Google
9 6 (5.56%) Zend
10 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.70%) Dell
11 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.78%) Tableau
13 2 (1.85%) Sage
13 2 (1.85%) Talend
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Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits Package (and additional day
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, travel aboad
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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