Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 83 178
Rank change year-on-year -11 +95 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 60 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 2.91% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.04% 10.87% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 6
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £55,000 £35,050 £34,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £54,375
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -2.56%

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 441 552 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.72% 26.80% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 354 411 461
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,525 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 26 May 2020. 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
Sandbach +4 5 £60,000 +14.29%
Chester - 2 £55,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon ECS
3 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) SaaS
3 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (77.78%) Node.js
3 7 (77.78%) Maven
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (77.78%) Docker
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) JIRA
5 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 5 (55.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (44.44%) Redis
6 4 (44.44%) Microservices
6 4 (44.44%) Task Automation

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon ECS
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (77.78%) SaaS
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (11.11%) GitHub
4 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Redis
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Flink
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Bitbucket
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Guava
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) Task Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java 8
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) F5
1 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central