Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 145 165
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 29 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 1.03% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.99% 7.32% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 19
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -
10th Percentile £48,750 £30,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £57,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% -5.88%

Amazon EC2 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 727 519 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.60% 14.02% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 501 400 302
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% +2.41%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Birmingham

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Birmingham

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
3 22 (75.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (75.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 22 (75.86%) Degree
3 22 (75.86%) VMware
3 22 (75.86%) ITIL
3 22 (75.86%) MCP
3 22 (75.86%) Citrix
3 22 (75.86%) BMC
3 22 (75.86%) Service Delivery
3 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
3 22 (75.86%) CMDB
3 22 (75.86%) SCVMM
3 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (75.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (75.86%) Line Management
3 22 (75.86%) Data Centre
3 22 (75.86%) Presales
3 22 (75.86%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (75.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (75.86%) Proactive Management
3 22 (75.86%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (75.86%) Due Diligence
4 6 (20.69%) Amazon S3
5 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Ansible
6 4 (13.79%) Docker

Amazon EC2
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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon S3
4 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (10.34%) Serverless
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (3.45%) GitHub
7 1 (3.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 22 (75.86%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) CMDB
1 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
1 22 (75.86%) Data Centre
1 22 (75.86%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineering
2 22 (75.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 22 (75.86%) Due Diligence
2 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 22 (75.86%) Line Management
2 22 (75.86%) Presales
2 22 (75.86%) Proactive Management
2 22 (75.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 22 (75.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Process Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
1 2 (6.90%) Java 8
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) Scala
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
1 22 (75.86%) MCP
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Virtual Machines
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (75.86%) SCVMM
2 4 (13.79%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Terraform
4 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.90%) Puppet
5 1 (3.45%) collectd
5 1 (3.45%) Kibana
5 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.45%) logstash
5 1 (3.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) BMC
1 22 (75.86%) Citrix
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) SaltStack