Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 158 154
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 43 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.17% 1.11% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.61% 8.41% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 32
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £56,250 £49,750
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% +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 651 547 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.75% 13.18% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 427 373 287
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,750 £78,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 43 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (62.79%) VMware
4 26 (60.47%) BMC
4 26 (60.47%) SCVMM
4 26 (60.47%) Data Centre
4 26 (60.47%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (58.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (58.14%) ITIL
6 23 (53.49%) Citrix
7 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
7 21 (48.84%) Docker
8 19 (44.19%) Requirements Analysis
8 19 (44.19%) Degree
8 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
8 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (44.19%) Presales
8 19 (44.19%) Computer Science Degree
9 18 (41.86%) Line Management
9 18 (41.86%) CMDB
9 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
10 16 (37.21%) MCP
10 16 (37.21%) Linux
10 16 (37.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (37.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (37.21%) Proactive Management
11 15 (34.88%) DevOps
11 15 (34.88%) Amazon S3
11 15 (34.88%) Java

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 7 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (16.28%) nginx
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
2 6 (13.95%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 43 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (37.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (34.88%) Amazon S3
5 7 (16.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (13.95%) GitHub
6 6 (13.95%) npm
7 3 (6.98%) IaaS
7 3 (6.98%) PaaS
8 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (4.65%) Serverless
8 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (18.60%) MySQL
1 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) GitLab
3 6 (13.95%) gulp
3 6 (13.95%) PhantomJS
3 6 (13.95%) webpack
4 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (11.63%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) jMock
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (13.95%) Electronics
1 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (37.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.95%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (13.95%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) CSS
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
1 8 (18.60%) HTML5
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) SOAP
3 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.95%) Apache Cordova
3 6 (13.95%) Backbone.js
3 6 (13.95%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (13.95%) LAMP
3 6 (13.95%) Laravel
3 6 (13.95%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (13.95%) PhoneGap
3 6 (13.95%) React
3 6 (13.95%) REST
3 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (13.95%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) CSS3
5 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Data Centre
2 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
3 18 (41.86%) CMDB
4 7 (16.28%) Public Cloud
5 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Android
2 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 25 (58.14%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
3 19 (44.19%) Presales
3 19 (44.19%) Requirements Analysis
4 18 (41.86%) Line Management
4 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
5 16 (37.21%) Proactive Management
6 15 (34.88%) DevOps
7 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
8 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.28%) Runbook
10 6 (13.95%) API Integration
10 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (13.95%) Content Management
10 6 (13.95%) Mobile Development
10 6 (13.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
1 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) Python
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) Perl
4 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.28%) VBScript
5 6 (13.95%) PHP 7
5 6 (13.95%) XPath
6 4 (9.30%) SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Computer Science Degree
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 16 (37.21%) MCP
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.98%) ISEB
4 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PMP
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (60.47%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (48.84%) Docker
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (60.47%) SCVMM
2 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (32.56%) Ansible
4 13 (30.23%) Puppet
5 7 (16.28%) Salt
5 7 (16.28%) Terraform
6 5 (11.63%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes
6 5 (11.63%) Packer
7 3 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (6.98%) SCCM
7 3 (6.98%) SCOM
8 1 (2.33%) collectd
8 1 (2.33%) Kibana
8 1 (2.33%) logstash
8 1 (2.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) VMware
2 26 (60.47%) BMC
3 23 (53.49%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) EMC
4 3 (6.98%) McAfee
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) NetApp
4 3 (6.98%) Symantec
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Juniper
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) SaltStack