Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 76 138
Rank change year-on-year +16 +62 +55
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 171 159 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.44% 3.36% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.89% 26.28% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 125 111 45
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £34,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +20.00%

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 687 605 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.83% 12.77% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 525 407 248
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £73,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 115 (67.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (43.27%) Java
3 66 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (28.07%) Python
5 44 (25.73%) Docker
6 43 (25.15%) SQL
7 42 (24.56%) Microsoft
7 42 (24.56%) VMware
8 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (22.81%) Linux
10 37 (21.64%) ITIL
10 37 (21.64%) DevOps
10 37 (21.64%) Data Centre
11 36 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
11 36 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
12 35 (20.47%) Jenkins
13 34 (19.88%) NoSQL
14 33 (19.30%) Test Automation
15 32 (18.71%) HTML
16 31 (18.13%) PowerShell
17 30 (17.54%) XPath
17 30 (17.54%) Degree
18 29 (16.96%) PHP
18 29 (16.96%) MySQL
18 29 (16.96%) CSS
19 28 (16.37%) MVC
19 28 (16.37%) Computer Science
20 27 (15.79%) Puppet
20 27 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation

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 20 (11.70%) JBoss
2 18 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.94%) CMS
4 12 (7.02%) Apache
5 11 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (6.43%) nginx
6 9 (5.26%) Drupal
6 9 (5.26%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.75%) IIS
7 3 (1.75%) SAS
7 3 (1.75%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.17%) Confluence
8 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 115 (67.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
3 27 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (11.11%) GitHub
5 18 (10.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 16 (9.36%) Amazon S3
7 12 (7.02%) Office 365
7 12 (7.02%) SaaS
8 11 (6.43%) npm
9 10 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (5.85%) PaaS
10 9 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (5.26%) Datadog
10 9 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (4.68%) IaaS
12 5 (2.92%) Taleo
13 2 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (1.17%) Serverless
13 2 (1.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.70%) Firewall
2 18 (10.53%) HTTP
2 18 (10.53%) VPN
3 10 (5.85%) WAN
4 5 (2.92%) 802.11
4 5 (2.92%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (2.92%) DNS
4 5 (2.92%) MPLS
4 5 (2.92%) SNMP
4 5 (2.92%) VLAN
4 5 (2.92%) Wireless
5 4 (2.34%) LAN
5 4 (2.34%) OSPF
5 4 (2.34%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (2.34%) TACACS
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.58%) SSL
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) NoSQL
2 29 (16.96%) MySQL
3 24 (14.04%) MongoDB
3 24 (14.04%) SQL Server
4 20 (11.70%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.34%) Big Data
7 4 (2.34%) Redis
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.17%) DB2
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (20.47%) Jenkins
2 24 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 22 (12.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (11.70%) JUnit
5 18 (10.53%) Maven
6 17 (9.94%) Bitbucket
7 15 (8.77%) JIRA
7 15 (8.77%) Subversion
8 10 (5.85%) GitLab
8 10 (5.85%) gulp
8 10 (5.85%) PhantomJS
8 10 (5.85%) webpack
9 9 (5.26%) Vagrant
10 7 (4.09%) Cucumber
10 7 (4.09%) Gradle
10 7 (4.09%) JBehave
10 7 (4.09%) JMeter
10 7 (4.09%) SoapUI
10 7 (4.09%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.09%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (12.28%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Banking
3 13 (7.60%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.43%) Electronics
4 11 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.51%) Marketing
6 4 (2.34%) Publishing
7 3 (1.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (33.92%) Developer
2 34 (19.88%) Architect
3 29 (16.96%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.53%) Consultant
5 17 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (8.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (8.19%) PHP Developer
7 13 (7.60%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (7.02%) Network Architect
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) HTML CSS Developer
9 11 (6.43%) HTML Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Service Manager
11 9 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.26%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.26%) Technical Manager
11 9 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
12 7 (4.09%) QA Engineer
12 7 (4.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.71%) HTML
2 29 (16.96%) CSS
3 25 (14.62%) REST
4 24 (14.04%) Node.js
4 24 (14.04%) XML
5 23 (13.45%) Web Services
6 21 (12.28%) AngularJS
7 20 (11.70%) Spring
8 19 (11.11%) .NET
9 18 (10.53%) HTML5
10 16 (9.36%) XSLT
11 13 (7.60%) React
11 13 (7.60%) RESTful
12 12 (7.02%) Backbone.js
12 12 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (6.43%) CodeIgniter
13 11 (6.43%) Hibernate
13 11 (6.43%) LAMP
13 11 (6.43%) Laravel
13 11 (6.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.64%) Data Centre
2 28 (16.37%) Computer Science
3 25 (14.62%) Public Cloud
4 15 (8.77%) User Experience
5 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.09%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.75%) Clustering
8 3 (1.75%) CMDB
8 3 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.17%) Fintech
9 2 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.17%) NHS
9 2 (1.17%) Tandem
10 1 (0.58%) Blog
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.81%) Linux
2 23 (13.45%) Windows
3 10 (5.85%) Android
3 10 (5.85%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.26%) Unix
5 4 (2.34%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.17%) CentOS
7 2 (1.17%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.64%) DevOps
2 37 (21.64%) ITIL
3 33 (19.30%) Test Automation
4 28 (16.37%) MVC
5 24 (14.04%) Configuration Management
6 23 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 21 (12.28%) Change Management
8 20 (11.70%) Microservices
8 20 (11.70%) Service Delivery
9 19 (11.11%) BDD
9 19 (11.11%) Line Management
10 18 (10.53%) Presales
11 17 (9.94%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.77%) Open Source
12 15 (8.77%) Scrum
12 15 (8.77%) Service Management
12 15 (8.77%) TDD
13 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.27%) Java
2 66 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 48 (28.07%) Python
4 43 (25.15%) SQL
5 31 (18.13%) PowerShell
6 30 (17.54%) XPath
7 29 (16.96%) PHP
8 22 (12.87%) Ruby
9 18 (10.53%) Perl
10 13 (7.60%) C
11 12 (7.02%) C#
12 11 (6.43%) VBScript
13 10 (5.85%) C++
13 10 (5.85%) PHP 7
14 7 (4.09%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.92%) Lua
15 5 (2.92%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.92%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.17%) Go
17 1 (0.58%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 30 (17.54%) Degree
2 22 (12.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.43%) CCNP
3 11 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.92%) CCNA
4 5 (2.92%) CHECK Team Leader
4 5 (2.92%) CHECK Team Member
4 5 (2.92%) OSCP
5 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.75%) ISEB
6 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.75%) PMP
7 2 (1.17%) MCSA
7 2 (1.17%) MCSD
7 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.58%) MCP
8 1 (0.58%) MCSE
8 1 (0.58%) PhD
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.04%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.75%) GCP
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (25.73%) Docker
2 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.94%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (8.19%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.75%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.58%) HDFS
8 1 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (15.79%) Puppet
3 23 (13.45%) Ansible
4 21 (12.28%) SCVMM
5 11 (6.43%) Salt
5 11 (6.43%) Terraform
6 9 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Kubernetes
8 7 (4.09%) Capistrano
8 7 (4.09%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (4.09%) Packer
8 7 (4.09%) Pingdom
9 5 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.92%) SCCM
9 5 (2.92%) SCOM
10 4 (2.34%) QRadar
10 4 (2.34%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (24.56%) Microsoft
1 42 (24.56%) VMware
2 24 (14.04%) Oracle
3 21 (12.28%) BMC
4 17 (9.94%) Citrix
5 15 (8.77%) HP
6 14 (8.19%) Cisco
7 10 (5.85%) F5
8 9 (5.26%) Splunk
9 8 (4.68%) CheckPoint
9 8 (4.68%) Google
9 8 (4.68%) Juniper
10 7 (4.09%) Rackspace
11 6 (3.51%) Brocade
11 6 (3.51%) EMC
11 6 (3.51%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.51%) NetApp
12 5 (2.92%) McAfee
12 5 (2.92%) Meraki
12 5 (2.92%) Symantec