Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 158 164
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 36 63 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.94% 1.34% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.23% 10.48% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 18
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £48,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £79,750 £66,625 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% -

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 688 601 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.90% 12.83% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 528 406 251
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -3.03%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (72.22%) Docker
4 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 21 (58.33%) Linux
6 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
6 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (52.78%) VMware
7 18 (50.00%) Java
8 17 (47.22%) ITIL
8 17 (47.22%) Puppet
8 17 (47.22%) DevOps
8 17 (47.22%) Ansible
8 17 (47.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (44.44%) Amazon S3
9 16 (44.44%) Ruby
9 16 (44.44%) Python
10 15 (41.67%) BMC
10 15 (41.67%) SCVMM
10 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
10 15 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
12 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 12 (33.33%) MySQL
12 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
13 11 (30.56%) Salt

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
1 10 (27.78%) CMS
1 10 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (27.78%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (47.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (44.44%) Amazon S3
5 11 (30.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (27.78%) GitHub
6 10 (27.78%) npm
7 3 (8.33%) IaaS
7 3 (8.33%) PaaS
8 2 (5.56%) Office 365
9 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (2.78%) Serverless
9 1 (2.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
1 5 (13.89%) VPN
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 10 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) GitLab
2 10 (27.78%) gulp
2 10 (27.78%) PhantomJS
2 10 (27.78%) webpack
3 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (13.89%) Hudson
5 2 (5.56%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) jMock
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Mockito
6 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (27.78%) Electronics
1 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (27.78%) HTML CSS Developer
3 10 (27.78%) HTML Developer
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
7 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Architect
8 3 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) IT Support
8 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
1 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
1 11 (30.56%) REST
1 11 (30.56%) SOAP
2 10 (27.78%) Apache Cordova
2 10 (27.78%) Backbone.js
2 10 (27.78%) CodeIgniter
2 10 (27.78%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) HTML5
2 10 (27.78%) LAMP
2 10 (27.78%) Laravel
2 10 (27.78%) LEMP Stack
2 10 (27.78%) PhoneGap
2 10 (27.78%) React
2 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (27.78%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.33%) CMDB
5 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Android
2 10 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
2 17 (47.22%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) ITIL
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 11 (30.56%) E-Commerce
5 11 (30.56%) Runbook
6 10 (27.78%) API Integration
6 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (27.78%) Content Management
6 10 (27.78%) Mobile Development
6 10 (27.78%) OOP
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Change Management
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
8 7 (19.44%) Service Management
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (16.67%) Release Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) Python
3 16 (44.44%) Ruby
4 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 11 (30.56%) Perl
5 11 (30.56%) VBScript
5 11 (30.56%) XPath
6 10 (27.78%) PHP
6 10 (27.78%) PHP 7
7 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.33%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) Docker
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (47.22%) Ansible
2 17 (47.22%) Puppet
3 15 (41.67%) SCVMM
4 11 (30.56%) Salt
5 6 (16.67%) Terraform
6 5 (13.89%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
6 5 (13.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (13.89%) Packer
6 5 (13.89%) SCCM
6 5 (13.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) BMC
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) McAfee
5 5 (13.89%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle