Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 175 144
Rank change year-on-year +58 -31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 28 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.32% 0.37% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.98% 2.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% +21.79% -29.09%
North West median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +55.56% -8.63% -1.50%

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 401 516 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.87% 15.94% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 307 424 244
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.29% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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
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 24 January 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 - 19 - -
Northwich - 1 £65,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (96.43%) Multithreading
2 27 (96.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 24 (85.71%) DevOps
4 23 (82.14%) Amazon RDS
4 23 (82.14%) Amazon S3
5 22 (78.57%) PHP
6 17 (60.71%) Python
6 17 (60.71%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (60.71%) Datadog
6 17 (60.71%) Serverless
7 16 (57.14%) GitHub
7 16 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
8 13 (46.43%) Linux
9 12 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (39.29%) New Relic
10 11 (39.29%) API Integration
10 11 (39.29%) Cloud Native
10 11 (39.29%) Performance Optimisation
10 11 (39.29%) MariaDB
10 11 (39.29%) REST
10 11 (39.29%) Laravel
10 11 (39.29%) Route 53
10 11 (39.29%) CloudFront
10 11 (39.29%) Velocity
10 11 (39.29%) OO
10 11 (39.29%) MySQL
10 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
10 11 (39.29%) Web Services
11 10 (35.71%) MVC

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 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (96.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 23 (82.14%) Amazon S3
4 17 (60.71%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (60.71%) Datadog
4 17 (60.71%) Serverless
5 16 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
5 16 (57.14%) GitHub
6 11 (39.29%) CloudFront
6 11 (39.29%) Route 53
7 2 (7.14%) Slack
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (39.29%) MariaDB
3 11 (39.29%) MySQL
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (35.71%) PHP Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Laravel
1 11 (39.29%) REST
1 11 (39.29%) Velocity
1 11 (39.29%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
2 5 (17.86%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Multithreading
2 24 (85.71%) DevOps
3 11 (39.29%) API Integration
3 11 (39.29%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 10 (35.71%) Migration
4 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) PHP
2 17 (60.71%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) New Relic