Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 25 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 +43 +19
Permanent jobs citing AWS 216 287 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.19% 7.85% 4.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.20% 33.80% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 175 207 121
Birmingham median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% +14.29% -8.70%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.78% +18.42% -9.52%

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 857 849 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.51% 23.21% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 737 665 560
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £28,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -5.88%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Birmingham

AWS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for AWS in Birmingham

AWS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing AWS 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 AWS.

1 164 (75.93%) Azure
2 89 (41.20%) DevOps
3 70 (32.41%) SQL
4 63 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 60 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (25.93%) Presales
7 53 (24.54%) Linux
8 52 (24.07%) Migration
8 52 (24.07%) Public Cloud
9 49 (22.69%) Web Services
10 48 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 40 (18.52%) Office 365
11 40 (18.52%) Java
12 38 (17.59%) VMware
12 38 (17.59%) Amazon RDS
12 38 (17.59%) Docker
13 37 (17.13%) Private Cloud
14 36 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
15 34 (15.74%) Amazon S3
16 31 (14.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 31 (14.35%) ITIL
17 30 (13.89%) Windows
17 30 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
17 30 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
17 30 (13.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 30 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
18 29 (13.43%) Amazon ECS
18 29 (13.43%) Hybrid Cloud
19 28 (12.96%) Active Directory
20 27 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.85%) Anypoint
2 4 (1.85%) Apache
2 4 (1.85%) IIS
2 4 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.85%) nginx
2 4 (1.85%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.93%) Drupal
4 2 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 164 (75.93%) Azure
2 40 (18.52%) Office 365
3 36 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (15.74%) Amazon S3
5 31 (14.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 30 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 29 (13.43%) Amazon ECS
8 27 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 26 (12.04%) Azure Active Directory
10 25 (11.57%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (9.72%) PaaS
11 21 (9.72%) Serverless
12 20 (9.26%) IaaS
13 18 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
14 15 (6.94%) GCP
15 14 (6.48%) SaaS
16 10 (4.63%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 7 (3.24%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 7 (3.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.04%) Firewall
2 16 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (5.56%) LAN
3 12 (5.56%) MPLS
4 8 (3.70%) WLAN
5 7 (3.24%) Skype
6 6 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (2.78%) DNS
6 6 (2.78%) VPN
7 5 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.31%) WAN
7 5 (2.31%) Wireless
8 3 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (0.93%) DHCP
9 2 (0.93%) HTTP
9 2 (0.93%) Network Security
9 2 (0.93%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.93%) SMTP
9 2 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.59%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (13.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 26 (12.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 20 (9.26%) MySQL
5 19 (8.80%) SQL Server
6 10 (4.63%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.24%) Amazon Aurora
7 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.78%) Big Data
8 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.85%) Redis
10 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.39%) Power BI
11 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (11.57%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.63%) GitLab
3 10 (4.63%) Maven
4 5 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.85%) Grunt
5 4 (1.85%) gulp
5 4 (1.85%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (1.85%) webpack
6 3 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.39%) JIRA
6 3 (1.39%) Subversion
7 2 (0.93%) DbUnit
7 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.93%) Gradle
7 2 (0.93%) jMock
7 2 (0.93%) JUnit
7 2 (0.93%) Mockito
7 2 (0.93%) Selenium
7 2 (0.93%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (11.57%) Public Sector
2 21 (9.72%) Finance
3 8 (3.70%) Retail
4 5 (2.31%) Marketing
5 3 (1.39%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (35.19%) Architect
2 55 (25.46%) Developer
3 38 (17.59%) Cloud Architect
4 35 (16.20%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (12.96%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 19 (8.80%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Cloud Developer
9 16 (7.41%) Security Architect
10 14 (6.48%) Technical Architect
11 12 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (5.09%) .NET Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Azure Architect
13 10 (4.63%) React Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
15 7 (3.24%) DBA
15 7 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 7 (3.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.69%) Web Services
2 20 (9.26%) .NET
3 15 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 14 (6.48%) AngularJS
4 14 (6.48%) React
5 13 (6.02%) .NET Framework
5 13 (6.02%) Node.js
6 11 (5.09%) HTML
6 11 (5.09%) Spring
7 9 (4.17%) CSS
8 8 (3.70%) SOAP
9 7 (3.24%) JSON
9 7 (3.24%) SAML
9 7 (3.24%) Sass
10 6 (2.78%) React Native
10 6 (2.78%) REST
10 6 (2.78%) RESTful
11 5 (2.31%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.31%) HTML5
12 4 (1.85%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (24.07%) Public Cloud
2 48 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 37 (17.13%) Private Cloud
4 30 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (13.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.70%) User Experience
9 7 (3.24%) BYOD
9 7 (3.24%) Replication
10 6 (2.78%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.31%) Data Structures
11 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.85%) Clustering
13 3 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.54%) Linux
2 30 (13.89%) Windows
3 16 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.85%) Unix
6 3 (1.39%) Android
6 3 (1.39%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.93%) CentOS
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (41.20%) DevOps
2 60 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (25.93%) Presales
4 52 (24.07%) Migration
5 31 (14.35%) ITIL
6 26 (12.04%) Line Management
6 26 (12.04%) Scrum
7 24 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 24 (11.11%) Project Management
8 23 (10.65%) Technical Architecture
8 23 (10.65%) Technology Roadmap
8 23 (10.65%) Test Automation
9 22 (10.19%) Service Management
10 21 (9.72%) TOGAF
11 20 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (9.26%) ITIL V3
11 20 (9.26%) PRINCE2
11 20 (9.26%) Security Operations
12 19 (8.80%) Information Security
12 19 (8.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.41%) SQL
2 40 (18.52%) Java
3 26 (12.04%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.11%) Python
5 19 (8.80%) C#
6 10 (4.63%) Go
7 9 (4.17%) PHP
8 7 (3.24%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.24%) C
8 7 (3.24%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.24%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.78%) Scala
10 5 (2.31%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.85%) ES7
11 4 (1.85%) Ruby
12 3 (1.39%) Java 8
13 2 (0.93%) Perl
13 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.46%) C++
14 1 (0.46%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (4.17%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.78%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.85%) CCNP
4 4 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.93%) ISEB
6 2 (0.93%) MCSA
6 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) CCIE
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.87%) SLA
2 8 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (1.39%) GDPR
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (17.59%) Docker
2 30 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (12.96%) Active Directory
4 27 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (11.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.39%) XenApp
6 3 (1.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.93%) Varnish
7 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.93%) vSphere
8 1 (0.46%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) HDFS
8 1 (0.46%) Postfix
8 1 (0.46%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (11.57%) Kubernetes
2 20 (9.26%) Puppet
3 18 (8.33%) Terraform
4 15 (6.94%) Ansible
5 9 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.31%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (2.31%) Grafana
6 5 (2.31%) Packer
6 5 (2.31%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.85%) Mesos
7 4 (1.85%) rkt
7 4 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.39%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.39%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.39%) SCCM
9 2 (0.93%) Salt
10 1 (0.46%) Graphite
10 1 (0.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 63 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.59%) VMware
3 21 (9.72%) IBM
4 13 (6.02%) Google
5 11 (5.09%) Citrix
6 10 (4.63%) Oracle
7 9 (4.17%) Cisco
8 4 (1.85%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.85%) Veeam
9 3 (1.39%) arcserve
9 3 (1.39%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.39%) CommVault
9 3 (1.39%) Meraki
9 3 (1.39%) Percona
9 3 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.93%) Remedy
10 2 (0.93%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.93%) SAP
10 2 (0.93%) Tableau
10 2 (0.93%) WSO2