Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 187 268
Rank change year-on-year +28 +81 +3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 75 67 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 1.06% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 2.80% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 61
10th Percentile £60,625 £43,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £71,250 £62,813 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +17.41%
75th Percentile £85,938 £87,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £92,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,302 2,395 3,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.51% 37.78% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,099 2,093 3,276
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% - +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +7.69% +4.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 69 (92.00%) AWS
2 51 (68.00%) Python
3 35 (46.67%) SQL
4 34 (45.33%) Amazon RDS
5 33 (44.00%) DevOps
6 32 (42.67%) Java
7 31 (41.33%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (41.33%) Serverless
8 29 (38.67%) Linux
8 29 (38.67%) Amazon S3
9 27 (36.00%) Git (software)
10 26 (34.67%) Docker
10 26 (34.67%) Kubernetes
11 25 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
12 22 (29.33%) Relational Database
12 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
12 22 (29.33%) Terraform
13 21 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
14 20 (26.67%) Fintech
14 20 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (24.00%) Big Data
15 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
15 18 (24.00%) Data Pipeline
16 17 (22.67%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
17 16 (21.33%) Hadoop
17 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
17 16 (21.33%) Finance
17 16 (21.33%) Windows
17 16 (21.33%) Data Transformation

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
2 15 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 69 (92.00%) AWS
2 31 (41.33%) AWS Lambda
2 31 (41.33%) Serverless
3 29 (38.67%) Amazon S3
4 13 (17.33%) Amazon ECS
4 13 (17.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (13.33%) Amazon EKS
6 9 (12.00%) AWS Fargate
6 9 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (10.67%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (8.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 6 (8.00%) Azure
9 5 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (6.67%) Route 53
10 4 (5.33%) SaaS
11 3 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (4.00%) Azure Functions
11 3 (4.00%) GCP
11 3 (4.00%) Matillion
11 3 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) DNS
1 6 (8.00%) HTTP
2 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.00%) SSH
4 2 (2.67%) Multicast
4 2 (2.67%) VLAN
5 1 (1.33%) FTP
5 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) Amazon RDS
2 25 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 22 (29.33%) Relational Database
4 20 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (24.00%) Big Data
6 17 (22.67%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (21.33%) Hadoop
7 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
8 15 (20.00%) Data Lake
9 7 (9.33%) Spark SQL
10 6 (8.00%) Redis
11 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (4.00%) BigQuery
11 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.33%) JIRA
4 6 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.67%) Checkstyle
7 2 (2.67%) Terragrunt
8 1 (1.33%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.33%) GitLab
8 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.33%) Spinnaker
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Social Skills
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) AWS Engineer
2 28 (37.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (33.33%) Data Engineer
4 17 (22.67%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 11 (14.67%) Developer
6 11 (14.67%) Python Engineer
7 9 (12.00%) Big Data Engineer
8 8 (10.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (10.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (9.33%) Hadoop Engineer
10 6 (8.00%) Python Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
11 5 (6.67%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 5 (6.67%) Java Engineer
11 5 (6.67%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Web Services
2 10 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (10.67%) .NET
3 8 (10.67%) Kafka
3 8 (10.67%) React
4 6 (8.00%) Flask
4 6 (8.00%) REST
4 6 (8.00%) Swagger
5 5 (6.67%) Spring
5 5 (6.67%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.67%) CSS
6 2 (2.67%) HTML
6 2 (2.67%) HTML5
6 2 (2.67%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (2.67%) Node.js
6 2 (2.67%) OAuth
6 2 (2.67%) OAuth2
7 1 (1.33%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.33%) Derivative
2 1 (1.33%) Equities
2 1 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
3 10 (13.33%) Unix
4 9 (12.00%) CentOS
5 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) DevOps
2 21 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 20 (26.67%) Fintech
4 18 (24.00%) Data Pipeline
5 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
6 16 (21.33%) Data Transformation
7 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.33%) Analytics
9 12 (16.00%) Data Science
10 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
10 11 (14.67%) Workflow
11 10 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 9 (12.00%) Automated Trading
12 9 (12.00%) ETL
13 8 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (10.67%) Scrum
14 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
14 7 (9.33%) Insurtech
14 7 (9.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) Python
2 35 (46.67%) SQL
3 32 (42.67%) Java
4 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.33%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.33%) C++
6 4 (5.33%) Ruby
7 3 (4.00%) R
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.33%) CISA
4 1 (1.33%) CISM
4 1 (1.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (34.67%) Docker
2 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (34.67%) Kubernetes
2 22 (29.33%) Terraform
3 15 (20.00%) Puppet
4 10 (13.33%) Ansible
5 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.67%) Nagios
6 5 (6.67%) Packer
7 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.33%) Graylog
8 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Talend
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) NetApp