Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 310 292 381
Rank change year-on-year -18 +89 +107
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,214 497 1,062
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.10% 1.11% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.50% 2.74% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 804 440 827
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,125 £44,155
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.07% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £104,063 £102,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £128,750 £98,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48,505 18,160 40,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.86% 40.44% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33,989 15,583 33,606
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in England.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
London -10 885 £90,000 +9.09% 80
South East -76 127 £58,750 -9.62% 16
North of England -113 78 £57,500 +4.55% 28
Midlands -100 47 £55,000 +46.67% 16
North West -75 46 £70,000 +24.44% 16
South West -94 45 £47,500 -26.92% 14
West Midlands -92 26 £60,000 +71.43% 7
Yorkshire -114 25 £47,500 -20.83% 8
East Midlands -61 21 £53,250 -29.00% 9
East of England -95 19 £60,000 -7.69% 14
North East -29 7 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 1,161 (95.63%) AWS
2 693 (57.08%) Python
3 680 (56.01%) Serverless
4 665 (54.78%) AWS Lambda
5 635 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
6 620 (51.07%) Amazon S3
7 551 (45.39%) Java
8 474 (39.04%) SQL
9 471 (38.80%) Software Engineering
10 466 (38.39%) DevOps
11 450 (37.07%) Finance
12 436 (35.91%) Web Services
13 422 (34.76%) Amazon RDS
14 388 (31.96%) Microservices
15 351 (28.91%) Terraform
16 350 (28.83%) JavaScript
17 338 (27.84%) Linux
18 314 (25.86%) React
19 303 (24.96%) Git (software)
20 302 (24.88%) Docker
21 290 (23.89%) Amazon ECS
22 289 (23.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 287 (23.64%) Full Stack Development
24 274 (22.57%) Asset Management
25 256 (21.09%) Kubernetes
26 251 (20.68%) Hedge funds
27 243 (20.02%) AWS CloudFormation
28 239 (19.69%) MySQL
29 235 (19.36%) AngularJS
30 220 (18.12%) REST

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 195 (16.06%) Apache
2 112 (9.23%) Apache Spark
3 98 (8.07%) Elasticsearch
4 68 (5.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 43 (3.54%) Confluence
6 34 (2.80%) Apache Airflow
7 31 (2.55%) nginx
8 30 (2.47%) IIS
9 20 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.48%) Luigi
10 18 (1.48%) WordPress
11 16 (1.32%) CMS
12 9 (0.74%) Drupal
13 8 (0.66%) Magnolia
14 7 (0.58%) SAS
15 4 (0.33%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.33%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.25%) JBoss
16 3 (0.25%) Jetty
16 3 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.082%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.49%) Magento
2 4 (0.33%) Shopify
3 1 (0.082%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1,161 (95.63%) AWS
2 680 (56.01%) Serverless
3 665 (54.78%) AWS Lambda
4 620 (51.07%) Amazon S3
5 290 (23.89%) Amazon ECS
6 243 (20.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 201 (16.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 193 (15.90%) Amazon SQS
9 174 (14.33%) Azure
10 149 (12.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 114 (9.39%) CloudFront
12 107 (8.81%) Amazon Kinesis
13 98 (8.07%) SaaS
14 91 (7.50%) GitHub
15 80 (6.59%) Amazon ELB
16 79 (6.51%) Route 53
17 78 (6.43%) Amazon EKS
18 71 (5.85%) Amazon EMR
19 67 (5.52%) GCP
20 61 (5.02%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 111 (9.14%) DNS
2 77 (6.34%) HTTP
3 38 (3.13%) Firewall
4 31 (2.55%) VPN
5 29 (2.39%) SSL
6 27 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
7 25 (2.06%) Internet
8 22 (1.81%) AMQP
8 22 (1.81%) DHCP
8 22 (1.81%) TCP/IP
9 21 (1.73%) Network Security
10 19 (1.57%) Broadband
11 15 (1.24%) VLAN
12 14 (1.15%) IPv6
13 12 (0.99%) IPsec
14 11 (0.91%) SSH
15 10 (0.82%) BGP
15 10 (0.82%) SNMP
16 9 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
16 9 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (34.76%) Amazon RDS
2 289 (23.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 239 (19.69%) MySQL
4 209 (17.22%) Amazon Athena
5 201 (16.56%) Amazon Aurora
6 158 (13.01%) PostgreSQL
7 142 (11.70%) Big Data
8 124 (10.21%) Relational Database
9 110 (9.06%) NoSQL
10 106 (8.73%) SQL Server
11 104 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
11 104 (8.57%) Apache Ignite
11 104 (8.57%) Redis
12 88 (7.25%) MariaDB
13 85 (7.00%) Hadoop
14 67 (5.52%) Data Lake
15 51 (4.20%) HBase
16 42 (3.46%) MongoDB
17 37 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (2.22%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 303 (24.96%) Git (software)
2 182 (14.99%) Jenkins
3 159 (13.10%) JIRA
4 85 (7.00%) GitLab
5 77 (6.34%) Bitbucket
6 69 (5.68%) Selenium
7 46 (3.79%) webpack
8 45 (3.71%) Maven
9 39 (3.21%) CircleCI
10 38 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 36 (2.97%) JUnit
11 36 (2.97%) NUnit
12 31 (2.55%) SpecFlow
13 30 (2.47%) Log4Net
14 23 (1.89%) SonarQube
15 20 (1.65%) Mockito
16 19 (1.57%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.57%) DbUnit
16 19 (1.57%) jMock
17 16 (1.32%) Cypress.io
General
1 450 (37.07%) Finance
2 214 (17.63%) Banking
3 151 (12.44%) Social Skills
4 122 (10.05%) Front Office
5 78 (6.43%) Presentation Skills
6 62 (5.11%) Retail
7 59 (4.86%) Law
8 52 (4.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 52 (4.28%) Public Sector
9 42 (3.46%) Marketing
10 37 (3.05%) Games
11 34 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (2.64%) Legal
13 23 (1.89%) Local Government
14 21 (1.73%) Automotive
15 20 (1.65%) Telecoms
16 15 (1.24%) Investment Banking
16 15 (1.24%) Wearables
17 9 (0.74%) Electronics
17 9 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 506 (41.68%) Developer
2 395 (32.54%) Software Engineer
3 311 (25.62%) AWS Engineer
4 223 (18.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 195 (16.06%) Python Engineer
6 180 (14.83%) Python Developer
7 179 (14.74%) Python Software Engineer
8 168 (13.84%) AWS Software Engineer
9 161 (13.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 140 (11.53%) AWS Developer
11 120 (9.88%) Java Developer
12 114 (9.39%) Data Engineer
13 99 (8.15%) AWS DevOps
14 90 (7.41%) Senior Developer
15 88 (7.25%) Java Engineer
16 83 (6.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 80 (6.59%) Java Software Engineer
18 78 (6.43%) Senior Software Engineer
19 69 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
20 63 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (35.91%) Web Services
2 314 (25.86%) React
3 235 (19.36%) AngularJS
4 220 (18.12%) REST
5 160 (13.18%) Vue.js
6 154 (12.69%) Kafka
7 153 (12.60%) .NET
8 152 (12.52%) gRPC
9 136 (11.20%) CSS
10 132 (10.87%) Node.js
11 115 (9.47%) Spring
12 110 (9.06%) HTML
13 89 (7.33%) RabbitMQ
14 81 (6.67%) .NET Core
15 71 (5.85%) RESTful
15 71 (5.85%) SOAP
16 68 (5.60%) Spring Boot
17 63 (5.19%) Lambda Expressions
18 52 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (3.95%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 251 (20.68%) Hedge funds
2 147 (12.11%) Pricing Data
3 122 (10.05%) Fixed Income
3 122 (10.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 118 (9.72%) Derivative
4 118 (9.72%) Equities
5 112 (9.23%) User Experience
6 36 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 34 (2.80%) Video\Live Streaming
8 31 (2.55%) Legacy Systems
9 28 (2.31%) Data Structures
10 27 (2.22%) Public Cloud
11 25 (2.06%) Data Centre
12 24 (1.98%) NHS
13 23 (1.89%) Blog
14 20 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
14 20 (1.65%) Video on Demand
15 19 (1.57%) Management Information System
16 17 (1.40%) Clustering
16 17 (1.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 338 (27.84%) Linux
2 118 (9.72%) Windows
3 109 (8.98%) Unix
4 56 (4.61%) Windows Server
5 46 (3.79%) Android
6 43 (3.54%) Apple iOS
7 36 (2.97%) CentOS
8 25 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 19 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.25%) VMS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.16%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.082%) Debian
14 1 (0.082%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (38.80%) Software Engineering
3 466 (38.39%) DevOps
4 388 (31.96%) Microservices
5 287 (23.64%) Full Stack Development
6 274 (22.57%) Asset Management
7 201 (16.56%) Data Science
8 195 (16.06%) Test Automation
9 193 (15.90%) TDD
10 179 (14.74%) Data Management
11 176 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
12 172 (14.17%) Investment Management
13 171 (14.09%) Artificial Intelligence
14 153 (12.60%) Project Delivery
14 153 (12.60%) Scrum
15 151 (12.44%) Analytics
16 148 (12.19%) Enterprise Data Management
17 137 (11.29%) Infrastructure as Code
18 122 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
19 107 (8.81%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 693 (57.08%) Python
2 551 (45.39%) Java
3 474 (39.04%) SQL
4 350 (28.83%) JavaScript
5 209 (17.22%) TypeScript
6 173 (14.25%) Scala
7 161 (13.26%) C#
8 138 (11.37%) Kotlin
9 121 (9.97%) Bash Shell
10 116 (9.56%) PowerShell
11 113 (9.31%) Clojure
12 109 (8.98%) PHP
13 53 (4.37%) Ruby
14 49 (4.04%) Go
15 31 (2.55%) ES6
16 26 (2.14%) Groovy
17 23 (1.89%) Perl
18 20 (1.65%) C++
19 14 (1.15%) R
19 14 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (11.94%) Degree
2 65 (5.35%) AWS Certification
3 33 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (2.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 28 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (2.31%) CISSP
7 15 (1.24%) CCSP
8 11 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.66%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.41%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.33%) PhD
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.082%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.082%) MCSA
13 1 (0.082%) MCSE
13 1 (0.082%) RHCE
13 1 (0.082%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (13.18%) QA
2 15 (1.24%) SLA
3 14 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.07%) Accessibility
4 13 (1.07%) IEC 62304
4 13 (1.07%) ISO 13485
5 4 (0.33%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.16%) CDISC
7 2 (0.16%) GxP
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS
8 1 (0.082%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.082%) SOC 2
System Software
1 302 (24.88%) Docker
2 47 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.98%) Postfix
4 22 (1.81%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.24%) Firmware
8 14 (1.15%) iptables
9 8 (0.66%) vSphere
10 7 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.58%) XenApp
11 6 (0.49%) Ceph
12 4 (0.33%) HDFS
12 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.16%) Varnish
14 1 (0.082%) vCloud
14 1 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.082%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 351 (28.91%) Terraform
2 256 (21.09%) Kubernetes
3 180 (14.83%) Ansible
4 98 (8.07%) Puppet
5 77 (6.34%) Grafana
6 64 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (3.21%) Graphite
8 30 (2.47%) Graylog
8 30 (2.47%) Opsgenie
9 28 (2.31%) Packer
9 28 (2.31%) Prometheus
10 25 (2.06%) Nagios
11 15 (1.24%) Salt
12 14 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
12 14 (1.15%) ZABBIX
13 11 (0.91%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.82%) Galera Cluster
14 10 (0.82%) Icinga
14 10 (0.82%) Istio
15 9 (0.74%) Argo
Vendors
1 91 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 54 (4.45%) Oracle
3 53 (4.37%) Google
4 33 (2.72%) Databricks
5 29 (2.39%) VMware
6 26 (2.14%) Red Hat
7 24 (1.98%) Atlassian
7 24 (1.98%) New Relic
8 21 (1.73%) Splunk
9 20 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 18 (1.48%) Apple
10 18 (1.48%) Talend
11 16 (1.32%) Sybase
12 14 (1.15%) Percona
12 14 (1.15%) SAP
13 13 (1.07%) SaltStack
14 9 (0.74%) HP
14 9 (0.74%) Okta
15 8 (0.66%) Citrix
15 8 (0.66%) Informatica