Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 450 530 544
Rank change year-on-year +80 +14 +169
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,050 843 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.86% 2.90% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 913 722 769
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,500 £33,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £89,750 £80,000 £85,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

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 36,748 29,069 22,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.28% 17.46% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29,971 24,075 19,408
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,150 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in England.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 +136 649 £67,500 +1.89% 108
North of England +76 128 £58,750 +27.72% 30
South East -14 90 £62,500 +25.00% 21
South West +2 87 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North West +59 80 £60,000 +50.00% 12
Midlands +23 66 £55,000 +52.78% 10
West Midlands +8 48 £52,500 +45.83% 6
Yorkshire +53 43 £50,000 -9.09% 14
East of England +5 37 £62,500 +19.05% 10
East Midlands +20 17 £65,000 +116.67% 4
North East -20 5 £65,000 +81.82% 4
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 1,039 (98.95%) Amazon AWS
2 690 (65.71%) Amazon S3
3 650 (61.90%) Linux
4 547 (52.10%) DevOps
5 455 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 443 (42.19%) Amazon RDS
7 442 (42.10%) Python
8 401 (38.19%) SQL
9 390 (37.14%) Docker
10 359 (34.19%) Git (software)
10 359 (34.19%) Java
11 346 (32.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 346 (32.95%) Ansible
12 329 (31.33%) Jenkins
13 320 (30.48%) AWS CloudFormation
14 261 (24.86%) Web Services
15 257 (24.48%) Windows
16 248 (23.62%) MySQL
17 237 (22.57%) Serverless
18 231 (22.00%) AWS Lambda
19 230 (21.90%) Kubernetes
20 226 (21.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 215 (20.48%) Opscode Chef
22 209 (19.90%) Puppet
23 207 (19.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 205 (19.52%) Finance
25 202 (19.24%) Terraform
26 201 (19.14%) JIRA
27 196 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
28 191 (18.19%) Bash Shell

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
1 141 (13.43%) Confluence
2 117 (11.14%) Elasticsearch
3 104 (9.90%) IIS
4 92 (8.76%) Apache
5 89 (8.48%) Tomcat
6 56 (5.33%) Ethereum
7 52 (4.95%) nginx
8 45 (4.29%) Apache Spark
9 27 (2.57%) Drupal
10 26 (2.48%) CMS
11 24 (2.29%) JBoss
11 24 (2.29%) WordPress
12 19 (1.81%) Mule
12 19 (1.81%) Mule ESB
13 15 (1.43%) Apache Pig
14 13 (1.24%) OpenStack
15 12 (1.14%) Moodle
16 11 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 9 (0.86%) SharePoint
18 8 (0.76%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.38%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.095%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.095%) Stata
Business Applications
1 17 (1.62%) Magento
2 15 (1.43%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.095%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,039 (98.95%) Amazon AWS
2 690 (65.71%) Amazon S3
3 346 (32.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 320 (30.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 237 (22.57%) Serverless
6 231 (22.00%) AWS Lambda
7 226 (21.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 207 (19.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 178 (16.95%) Amazon ELB
10 166 (15.81%) Amazon SQS
11 141 (13.43%) Route 53
12 125 (11.90%) GitHub
13 120 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
14 119 (11.33%) SaaS
15 111 (10.57%) Azure Active Directory
16 103 (9.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 92 (8.76%) CloudFront
18 87 (8.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 68 (6.48%) Amazon EMR
20 64 (6.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (8.00%) DNS
2 68 (6.48%) TCP/IP
3 55 (5.24%) HTTP
4 52 (4.95%) Firewall
5 50 (4.76%) VPN
6 35 (3.33%) Network Security
7 34 (3.24%) WAN
8 33 (3.14%) LAN
9 30 (2.86%) DHCP
9 30 (2.86%) Internet
10 29 (2.76%) SSL
11 24 (2.29%) SAN
12 20 (1.90%) BGP
13 16 (1.52%) Wireless
14 14 (1.33%) OSPF
15 13 (1.24%) EIGRP
16 12 (1.14%) SMS
17 10 (0.95%) HTTPS
17 10 (0.95%) SMTP
17 10 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (42.19%) Amazon RDS
2 248 (23.62%) MySQL
3 182 (17.33%) NoSQL
4 178 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
5 152 (14.48%) Redis
6 145 (13.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 124 (11.81%) SQL Server
8 102 (9.71%) MongoDB
9 98 (9.33%) Amazon Redshift
10 85 (8.10%) Relational Database
11 73 (6.95%) Blockchain
12 65 (6.19%) Big Data
13 51 (4.86%) Hadoop
14 29 (2.76%) Amazon Aurora
15 28 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (2.57%) RDBMS
17 26 (2.48%) Apache Hive
18 22 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
19 18 (1.71%) Event Store
20 16 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 359 (34.19%) Git (software)
2 329 (31.33%) Jenkins
3 201 (19.14%) JIRA
4 167 (15.90%) TeamCity
5 151 (14.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 129 (12.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 66 (6.29%) Mocha
8 53 (5.05%) Maven
9 38 (3.62%) Bitbucket
10 32 (3.05%) Subversion
11 30 (2.86%) JUnit
12 27 (2.57%) IntelliJ
13 21 (2.00%) Cucumber
14 17 (1.62%) JMeter
14 17 (1.62%) Liquibase
15 16 (1.52%) Selenium
16 14 (1.33%) Eclipse
16 14 (1.33%) GitLab
16 14 (1.33%) GoCD
16 14 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 205 (19.52%) Finance
2 92 (8.76%) Banking
3 84 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 61 (5.81%) Retail
5 46 (4.38%) Marketing
6 22 (2.10%) Games
7 15 (1.43%) Electronics
7 15 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.33%) Advertising
9 13 (1.24%) Legal
10 9 (0.86%) Publishing
11 8 (0.76%) Japanese Language
11 8 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.67%) Back Office
13 5 (0.48%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.29%) Automotive
14 3 (0.29%) Military
15 1 (0.095%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.095%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.095%) Law
Job Titles
1 285 (27.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 254 (24.19%) Developer
3 167 (15.90%) AWS Engineer
4 109 (10.38%) AWS DevOps
5 86 (8.19%) Java Developer
6 83 (7.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 80 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
8 78 (7.43%) Architect
9 75 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 75 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 74 (7.05%) Software Engineer
11 57 (5.43%) Senior DevOps
12 54 (5.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 51 (4.86%) Cloud Architect
14 50 (4.76%) Blockchain Developer
15 45 (4.29%) Node.js Developer
16 42 (4.00%) Java Engineer
17 41 (3.90%) Backend Developer
18 40 (3.81%) DevOps Manager
19 38 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (24.86%) Web Services
2 162 (15.43%) Node.js
3 129 (12.29%) HTML
4 125 (11.90%) REST
5 114 (10.86%) CSS
6 100 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 96 (9.14%) .NET
8 81 (7.71%) Spring
9 77 (7.33%) React
10 72 (6.86%) JSON
11 71 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
12 65 (6.19%) Chai
13 63 (6.00%) Jest
13 63 (6.00%) Kafka
13 63 (6.00%) LAMP
14 62 (5.90%) Enzyme
15 60 (5.71%) RESTful
16 57 (5.43%) Smart Contracts
17 56 (5.33%) Truffle
17 56 (5.33%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 96 (9.14%) Private Cloud
2 72 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 69 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 56 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (5.33%) Bitcoin
5 54 (5.14%) Fintech
6 49 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
7 46 (4.38%) Public Cloud
8 41 (3.90%) Replication
9 28 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 28 (2.67%) User Experience
10 27 (2.57%) Clustering
11 26 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (1.90%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (1.62%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.14%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.86%) CMDB
15 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 650 (61.90%) Linux
2 257 (24.48%) Windows
3 110 (10.48%) CentOS
4 92 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (7.33%) Unix
6 67 (6.38%) Windows Server
7 63 (6.00%) VMS
8 51 (4.86%) Ubuntu
9 20 (1.90%) Amazon Linux
10 19 (1.81%) Android
11 13 (1.24%) CoreOS
12 12 (1.14%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.05%) DC/OS
14 9 (0.86%) Debian
15 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.48%) Solaris
17 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (52.10%) DevOps
2 455 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
4 165 (15.71%) Software Engineering
5 153 (14.57%) TDD
5 153 (14.57%) Test Automation
6 139 (13.24%) Configuration Management
7 130 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
8 117 (11.14%) Scrum
9 110 (10.48%) Microservices
10 103 (9.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 95 (9.05%) E-Commerce
11 95 (9.05%) Network Virtualisation
11 95 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
12 93 (8.86%) Open Source
13 86 (8.19%) Front End Development
14 80 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 79 (7.52%) BDD
16 77 (7.33%) Kanban
17 75 (7.14%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 442 (42.10%) Python
2 401 (38.19%) SQL
3 359 (34.19%) Java
4 191 (18.19%) Bash Shell
5 156 (14.86%) JavaScript
6 125 (11.90%) Ruby
7 94 (8.95%) C#
8 92 (8.76%) PHP
9 79 (7.52%) Go
10 73 (6.95%) PowerShell
11 65 (6.19%) ES6
12 57 (5.43%) Solidity
13 49 (4.67%) Shell Script
14 44 (4.19%) Scala
15 39 (3.71%) Perl
16 37 (3.52%) C++
17 24 (2.29%) R
18 23 (2.19%) T-SQL
19 20 (1.90%) PL/SQL
20 18 (1.71%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 106 (10.10%) Degree
2 81 (7.71%) AWS Certification
3 58 (5.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (2.19%) MCSE
6 21 (2.00%) MCSA
7 20 (1.90%) Master's Degree
8 19 (1.81%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.86%) MCP
10 9 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.48%) CCNA
12 5 (0.48%) ISEB
13 4 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (0.29%) CCNP
14 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (0.19%) MBA
15 2 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.43%) QA
2 9 (0.86%) SLA
3 8 (0.76%) GDPR
4 7 (0.67%) GCP
5 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.095%) GPG13
8 1 (0.095%) HIPAA
System Software
1 390 (37.14%) Docker
2 185 (17.62%) Virtual Machines
3 137 (13.05%) Active Directory
4 72 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (2.67%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (1.81%) Xen
7 14 (1.33%) Varnish
8 12 (1.14%) HDFS
8 12 (1.14%) XenServer
9 11 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 10 (0.95%) Samba
11 6 (0.57%) KVM
12 5 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.48%) LXC
13 3 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.19%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.19%) vSphere
15 1 (0.095%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 346 (32.95%) Ansible
2 230 (21.90%) Kubernetes
3 215 (20.48%) Opscode Chef
4 209 (19.90%) Puppet
5 202 (19.24%) Terraform
6 72 (6.86%) Docker Swarm
7 46 (4.38%) Kibana
8 45 (4.29%) Nagios
9 37 (3.52%) logstash
10 35 (3.33%) Packer
11 28 (2.67%) ZABBIX
12 23 (2.19%) Prometheus
13 19 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
14 18 (1.71%) Oozie
15 15 (1.43%) Graphite
16 13 (1.24%) Mesos
16 13 (1.24%) SCVMM
17 12 (1.14%) Check_MK
17 12 (1.14%) Grafana
18 10 (0.95%) Consul
Vendors
1 120 (11.43%) New Relic
2 118 (11.24%) VMware
3 89 (8.48%) Trend Micro
4 81 (7.71%) Oracle
5 80 (7.62%) Microsoft
6 74 (7.05%) Red Hat
7 71 (6.76%) Google
8 41 (3.90%) Atlassian
9 33 (3.14%) SaltStack
10 30 (2.86%) Cisco
11 28 (2.67%) Apple
12 26 (2.48%) Tableau
13 22 (2.10%) Citrix
13 22 (2.10%) SAP
13 22 (2.10%) Splunk
14 19 (1.81%) NetApp
14 19 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (1.71%) Adobe
16 17 (1.62%) hybris
16 17 (1.62%) PagerDuty