Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 264 315
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 +80
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 74 67 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.67% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.86% 4.02% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 69
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £48,850 £44,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

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 2,583 1,666 1,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.42% 16.45% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,278 1,489 1,518
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £34,700
90th Percentile £93,900 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.93% +2.61% +4.55%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 (93.24%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (50.00%) DevOps
2 37 (50.00%) Linux
3 36 (48.65%) Git (software)
4 34 (45.95%) Amazon S3
5 33 (44.59%) Python
6 29 (39.19%) Docker
6 29 (39.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 28 (37.84%) Serverless
7 28 (37.84%) Jenkins
8 27 (36.49%) Ansible
9 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (33.78%) MySQL
11 24 (32.43%) Amazon RDS
12 23 (31.08%) AWS Lambda
13 22 (29.73%) Puppet
13 22 (29.73%) CSS
13 22 (29.73%) HTML
14 20 (27.03%) Test Automation
15 19 (25.68%) nginx
15 19 (25.68%) Node.js
15 19 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (25.68%) Java
15 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
16 18 (24.32%) Microservices
16 18 (24.32%) NoSQL
17 17 (22.97%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (22.97%) Apache
17 17 (22.97%) TDD
17 17 (22.97%) Finance

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 19 (25.68%) nginx
2 17 (22.97%) Apache
2 17 (22.97%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (10.81%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.41%) CMS
4 4 (5.41%) Ethereum
5 3 (4.05%) Drupal
5 3 (4.05%) WordPress
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (2.70%) Magento
3 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (93.24%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (45.95%) Amazon S3
3 29 (39.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (37.84%) Serverless
5 23 (31.08%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (16.22%) IaaS
6 12 (16.22%) PaaS
6 12 (16.22%) SaaS
7 11 (14.86%) Route 53
8 10 (13.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (13.51%) CloudFront
9 9 (12.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (8.11%) GitHub
12 5 (6.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (4.05%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (4.05%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) DHCP
1 11 (14.86%) DNS
2 7 (9.46%) BGP
2 7 (9.46%) EIGRP
2 7 (9.46%) LAN
2 7 (9.46%) OSPF
2 7 (9.46%) WAN
2 7 (9.46%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) MySQL
2 24 (32.43%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (24.32%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (12.16%) Redis
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.46%) Blockchain
8 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.76%) MarkLogic
9 4 (5.41%) Big Data
9 4 (5.41%) Neo4j
10 3 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.35%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (1.35%) GIS
12 1 (1.35%) OpenTSDB
12 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (48.65%) Git (software)
2 28 (37.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.76%) git-flow
5 5 (6.76%) Mocha
5 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (5.41%) JIRA
6 4 (5.41%) Travis CI
7 3 (4.05%) CircleCI
7 3 (4.05%) Codeship
7 3 (4.05%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.05%) RSpec
7 3 (4.05%) Selenium
7 3 (4.05%) Sublime Text
7 3 (4.05%) Subversion
7 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio Code
7 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 6 (8.11%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.62%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Python Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Network Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (6.76%) Backend Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Blockchain Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) CSS
1 22 (29.73%) HTML
2 19 (25.68%) Node.js
3 14 (18.92%) Web Services
4 13 (17.57%) LAMP
5 12 (16.22%) React
6 9 (12.16%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 7 (9.46%) Kafka
9 6 (8.11%) .NET
9 6 (8.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 5 (6.76%) Chai
10 5 (6.76%) Enzyme
10 5 (6.76%) Jest
10 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.76%) RESTful
10 5 (6.76%) Smart Contracts
11 4 (5.41%) Express
11 4 (5.41%) REST
11 4 (5.41%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Fintech
2 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.41%) Bitcoin
4 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Equities
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.76%) VMS
5 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.05%) Unix
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.03%) Test Automation
4 18 (24.32%) Microservices
5 17 (22.97%) TDD
6 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.27%) OO
7 12 (16.22%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) Network Management
9 7 (9.46%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (9.46%) Scrum
9 7 (9.46%) Task Automation
9 7 (9.46%) Workflow
10 6 (8.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (8.11%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (8.11%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.76%) API Development
11 5 (6.76%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Python
2 19 (25.68%) Java
2 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) PHP
5 13 (17.57%) Ruby
6 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
7 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.46%) C#
9 6 (8.11%) ES6
9 6 (8.11%) Go
10 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.76%) Solidity
10 5 (6.76%) XQuery
11 4 (5.41%) Java 8
12 2 (2.70%) Perl
13 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.70%) RHCE
3 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (39.19%) Docker
2 5 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.70%) LXC
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) Ansible
2 22 (29.73%) Puppet
3 19 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (22.97%) Terraform
5 14 (18.92%) Kubernetes
6 5 (6.76%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (6.76%) Nagios
7 4 (5.41%) Consul
8 3 (4.05%) logstash
9 2 (2.70%) Mesos
10 1 (1.35%) Kibana
10 1 (1.35%) SCCM
10 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Splunk
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
4 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
5 5 (6.76%) LexisNexis
5 5 (6.76%) New Relic
6 4 (5.41%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.70%) Adobe
7 2 (2.70%) Google
7 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com