Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 162 155
Rank change year-on-year +64 -7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 38 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.95% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.96% 0.87% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £26,875 £27,800
90th Percentile £80,400 £60,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -15.79%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 546 577 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.06% 19.77% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 443 467 359
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Daresbury - 12 £20,500 -
Sandbach - 6 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £78,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 38 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (92.11%) Docker
3 34 (89.47%) DevOps
3 34 (89.47%) Amazon S3
4 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
4 33 (86.84%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (78.95%) Linux
6 28 (73.68%) AWS Lambda
6 28 (73.68%) Serverless
7 27 (71.05%) Amazon SQS
7 27 (71.05%) Multithreading
8 26 (68.42%) Shell Script
8 26 (68.42%) Ansible
8 26 (68.42%) Terraform
8 26 (68.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 25 (65.79%) Slack
9 25 (65.79%) Datadog
9 25 (65.79%) Linux Command Line
9 25 (65.79%) Big Data
9 25 (65.79%) GitHub
10 21 (55.26%) Python
11 20 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (50.00%) API Design
12 19 (50.00%) XML
12 19 (50.00%) JSON
12 19 (50.00%) RESTful
13 11 (28.95%) Java
14 10 (26.32%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (23.68%) Microservices
16 8 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 38 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (89.47%) Amazon S3
3 28 (73.68%) AWS Lambda
3 28 (73.68%) Serverless
4 27 (71.05%) Amazon SQS
5 26 (68.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 25 (65.79%) Datadog
6 25 (65.79%) GitHub
6 25 (65.79%) Slack
7 10 (26.32%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon Glacier
9 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (15.79%) SaaS
10 1 (2.63%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (2.63%) CloudFront
10 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (86.84%) Amazon RDS
2 25 (65.79%) Big Data
3 20 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (18.42%) MySQL
5 6 (15.79%) MariaDB
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) Maven
3 6 (15.79%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.89%) Gradle
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Architect
5 1 (2.63%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) JSON
1 19 (50.00%) RESTful
1 19 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) Laravel
2 6 (15.79%) Node.js
2 6 (15.79%) REST
2 6 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.26%) Regular Expression
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) DevOps
2 27 (71.05%) Multithreading
3 19 (50.00%) API Design
4 9 (23.68%) Microservices
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) Open Source
6 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.79%) API Integration
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) Fintech
10 1 (2.63%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Shell Script
2 21 (55.26%) Python
3 11 (28.95%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Java 8
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (92.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) Ansible
1 26 (68.42%) Terraform
2 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
1 1 (2.63%) VMware
1 1 (2.63%) Zend