Period
to 19 November 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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 23 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 +41 +15
Permanent jobs citing AWS 237 309 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.76% 8.59% 4.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.33% 36.01% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 211 215 124
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%

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 900 858 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.27% 23.86% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 792 658 552
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +18.75% -6.46%

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 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 179 (75.53%) Azure
2 95 (40.08%) DevOps
3 74 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (27.00%) SQL
5 63 (26.58%) Microsoft
6 53 (22.36%) Public Cloud
7 52 (21.94%) Presales
8 48 (20.25%) JavaScript
9 46 (19.41%) Migration
10 45 (18.99%) Linux
10 45 (18.99%) Data Centre
11 42 (17.72%) Java
12 41 (17.30%) C#
12 41 (17.30%) Private Cloud
13 39 (16.46%) Web Services
13 39 (16.46%) Finance
14 38 (16.03%) VMware
14 38 (16.03%) Docker
15 37 (15.61%) ITIL
15 37 (15.61%) .NET
16 36 (15.19%) Office 365
17 31 (13.08%) Python
17 31 (13.08%) Amazon S3
18 30 (12.66%) HTML
19 28 (11.81%) CSS
19 28 (11.81%) Firewall
20 27 (11.39%) Scrum
20 27 (11.39%) Amazon EC2
20 27 (11.39%) Public Sector
21 26 (10.97%) Amazon RDS

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 (2.11%) Apache Spark
1 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.69%) Anypoint
2 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) Apache
3 2 (0.84%) Drupal
3 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) Mule
3 2 (0.84%) nginx
3 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 179 (75.53%) Azure
2 36 (15.19%) Office 365
3 31 (13.08%) Amazon S3
4 27 (11.39%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (10.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 26 (10.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (9.70%) Amazon ECS
6 23 (9.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (9.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 21 (8.86%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (8.44%) Serverless
10 18 (7.59%) GCP
10 18 (7.59%) IBM Cloud
10 18 (7.59%) PaaS
11 16 (6.75%) IaaS
11 16 (6.75%) SaaS
12 11 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (3.80%) CloudFront
13 9 (3.80%) Heroku
14 7 (2.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.81%) Firewall
2 16 (6.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (6.33%) LAN
4 13 (5.49%) MPLS
5 8 (3.38%) DNS
5 8 (3.38%) WAN
5 8 (3.38%) Wireless
5 8 (3.38%) WLAN
6 7 (2.95%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.95%) VPN
7 5 (2.11%) DHCP
8 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.27%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (1.27%) Network Security
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco Firepower
10 2 (0.84%) OSPF
10 2 (0.84%) SAN
10 2 (0.84%) Skype
10 2 (0.84%) SSL
10 2 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.97%) Amazon RDS
2 25 (10.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 22 (9.28%) Azure SQL Database
4 16 (6.75%) MySQL
5 15 (6.33%) SQL Server
6 11 (4.64%) Big Data
7 9 (3.80%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.38%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.53%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.53%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (1.27%) Power BI
12 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.84%) Redis
13 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (8.44%) Git (software)
1 20 (8.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.22%) GitLab
2 10 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (3.80%) Maven
4 7 (2.95%) Grunt
4 7 (2.95%) gulp
4 7 (2.95%) Sinon.JS
4 7 (2.95%) webpack
5 5 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.69%) MSTest
6 4 (1.69%) Selenium
7 2 (0.84%) Chocolatey
7 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.84%) Gradle
7 2 (0.84%) JIRA
7 2 (0.84%) Subversion
8 1 (0.42%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 39 (16.46%) Finance
2 27 (11.39%) Public Sector
3 12 (5.06%) Games
4 8 (3.38%) Retail
5 5 (2.11%) Marketing
6 4 (1.69%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (32.07%) Developer
2 66 (27.85%) Architect
3 34 (14.35%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (12.24%) Cloud Architect
5 25 (10.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 23 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.02%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.75%) Cloud Developer
8 16 (6.75%) Security Architect
9 14 (5.91%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.91%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.91%) React Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Consultant
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Technical Architect
10 10 (4.22%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.80%) Azure Architect
11 9 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (3.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.46%) Web Services
2 37 (15.61%) .NET
3 30 (12.66%) HTML
4 28 (11.81%) CSS
5 24 (10.13%) Node.js
6 19 (8.02%) AngularJS
7 16 (6.75%) .NET Framework
8 15 (6.33%) ASP.NET
8 15 (6.33%) React
9 10 (4.22%) Sass
10 9 (3.80%) React Native
10 9 (3.80%) REST
11 8 (3.38%) Spring
12 7 (2.95%) Browserify
12 7 (2.95%) Chai
12 7 (2.95%) CSS3
12 7 (2.95%) Express
12 7 (2.95%) HTML5
12 7 (2.95%) JSON
12 7 (2.95%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.36%) Public Cloud
2 45 (18.99%) Data Centre
3 41 (17.30%) Private Cloud
4 26 (10.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 25 (10.55%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (5.49%) Data Structures
8 12 (5.06%) Algorithms
9 10 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (3.80%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.95%) BYOD
12 6 (2.53%) User Experience
13 5 (2.11%) Replication
14 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
15 3 (1.27%) Life Science
16 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 2 (0.84%) Clustering
16 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.99%) Linux
2 25 (10.55%) Windows
3 15 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.11%) Unix
5 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (40.08%) DevOps
2 74 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (21.94%) Presales
4 46 (19.41%) Migration
5 37 (15.61%) ITIL
6 27 (11.39%) Scrum
7 26 (10.97%) Microservices
8 25 (10.55%) Service Management
8 25 (10.55%) Test Automation
9 23 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
10 22 (9.28%) Line Management
11 21 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (8.86%) PRINCE2
11 21 (8.86%) Project Management
11 21 (8.86%) TOGAF
12 20 (8.44%) Load Balancing
13 19 (8.02%) Configuration Management
13 19 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (8.02%) Information Security
13 19 (8.02%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.00%) SQL
2 48 (20.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (17.72%) Java
4 41 (17.30%) C#
5 31 (13.08%) Python
6 15 (6.33%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.80%) PHP
8 8 (3.38%) Go
8 8 (3.38%) Scala
9 6 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.53%) C
9 6 (2.53%) ES7
9 6 (2.53%) Ruby
9 6 (2.53%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.27%) Java 8
10 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.84%) ES6
11 2 (0.84%) Perl
11 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (2.53%) Degree
1 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.11%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.11%) CCNP
2 5 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.27%) ISEB
4 2 (0.84%) CCIE
4 2 (0.84%) CCNA
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) MCSA
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) CEH
5 1 (0.42%) CISMP
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) MCSE
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.17%) SLA
2 8 (3.38%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.84%) GDPR
3 2 (0.84%) NIST
3 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (16.03%) Docker
2 26 (10.97%) Active Directory
3 24 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (9.70%) Hyper-V
4 23 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.95%) vCloud
6 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.84%) XenApp
6 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) Firmware
7 1 (0.42%) HDFS
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) Varnish
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (7.17%) Kubernetes
2 14 (5.91%) Ansible
2 14 (5.91%) Terraform
3 12 (5.06%) Puppet
4 7 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.53%) vCenter Server
6 4 (1.69%) Mesos
6 4 (1.69%) rkt
6 4 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.27%) Grafana
7 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.27%) Packer
7 3 (1.27%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.84%) Salt
9 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.42%) Rancher
9 1 (0.42%) vMotion
Vendors
1 63 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.03%) VMware
3 22 (9.28%) IBM
4 18 (7.59%) Google
5 12 (5.06%) Oracle
6 11 (4.64%) Cisco
7 7 (2.95%) Citrix
8 6 (2.53%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.11%) Meraki
9 5 (2.11%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.27%) WSO2
11 2 (0.84%) F5
11 2 (0.84%) HP
11 2 (0.84%) Juniper
11 2 (0.84%) Percona
11 2 (0.84%) Remedy
11 2 (0.84%) Tableau
11 2 (0.84%) Veeam