Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 406 465 590
Rank change year-on-year +59 +125 +6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,015 1,037 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% 2.81% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 829 884 573
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -

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 36,803 36,900 24,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.74% 22.20% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29,593 30,536 20,480
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +56 617 £72,500 +7.41% 39
North of England +58 158 £65,000 +30.00% 5
North West +97 128 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Midlands +62 103 £55,000 -8.33% 12
West Midlands +58 87 £50,385 +6.07% 12
South East +32 82 £55,000 -10.57% 1
South West -4 51 £70,000 +40.00% 6
East of England +51 27 £57,500 -4.17% 8
Yorkshire -14 27 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands +25 16 £55,000 -15.38%
North East +23 3 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 998 (98.33%) Amazon AWS
2 694 (68.37%) Amazon S3
3 577 (56.85%) DevOps
4 516 (50.84%) Amazon RDS
5 460 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
6 447 (44.04%) Linux
7 377 (37.14%) Python
8 332 (32.71%) Java
9 330 (32.51%) Web Services
10 323 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 323 (31.82%) Serverless
11 322 (31.72%) AWS Lambda
12 298 (29.36%) Docker
13 270 (26.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 266 (26.21%) Jenkins
15 265 (26.11%) Ansible
16 248 (24.43%) Amazon SQS
17 247 (24.33%) Git (software)
18 235 (23.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 228 (22.46%) Terraform
20 210 (20.69%) SQL
21 193 (19.01%) JavaScript
22 190 (18.72%) Finance
23 183 (18.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
24 180 (17.73%) Kubernetes
24 180 (17.73%) Route 53
25 175 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
25 175 (17.24%) MySQL
26 174 (17.14%) Software Engineering
27 170 (16.75%) Continuous Integration

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
1 103 (10.15%) IIS
2 102 (10.05%) Elasticsearch
3 98 (9.66%) Apache
4 87 (8.57%) Apache Spark
4 87 (8.57%) Confluence
5 28 (2.76%) nginx
6 26 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.67%) Apache Pig
8 9 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.79%) CMS
9 8 (0.79%) Ethereum
9 8 (0.79%) Hyperledger
10 5 (0.49%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.39%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.39%) WordPress
12 3 (0.30%) JBoss
12 3 (0.30%) SAS
12 3 (0.30%) Tornado
13 2 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 16 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.49%) HipChat
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.30%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (0.69%) Magento
3 4 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 998 (98.33%) Amazon AWS
2 694 (68.37%) Amazon S3
3 323 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 323 (31.82%) Serverless
4 322 (31.72%) AWS Lambda
5 270 (26.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 248 (24.43%) Amazon SQS
7 235 (23.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 183 (18.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 180 (17.73%) Route 53
10 165 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
11 134 (13.20%) Amazon ELB
12 115 (11.33%) CloudFront
13 90 (8.87%) Amazon EMR
14 86 (8.47%) Azure Active Directory
15 82 (8.08%) Cloud Computing
16 66 (6.50%) GitHub
17 63 (6.21%) Amazon Glacier
18 62 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
19 59 (5.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.70%) DNS
2 56 (5.52%) VPN
3 51 (5.02%) Firewall
4 35 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.67%) DHCP
5 17 (1.67%) Internet
6 15 (1.48%) Network Security
7 9 (0.89%) HTTP
8 8 (0.79%) H.323
8 8 (0.79%) SSL
9 7 (0.69%) LAN
10 6 (0.59%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.59%) SMTP
10 6 (0.59%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.49%) OpenVPN
11 5 (0.49%) SSH
11 5 (0.49%) VLAN
11 5 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (50.84%) Amazon RDS
2 175 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 175 (17.24%) MySQL
3 168 (16.55%) Amazon Redshift
4 141 (13.89%) MongoDB
5 108 (10.64%) Big Data
5 108 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
6 95 (9.36%) SQL Server
7 93 (9.16%) NoSQL
8 81 (7.98%) Hadoop
9 79 (7.78%) Redis
10 49 (4.83%) Amazon Athena
11 45 (4.43%) MariaDB
12 42 (4.14%) Amazon Aurora
13 39 (3.84%) Relational Database
14 35 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 32 (3.15%) Flink
16 20 (1.97%) Blockchain
17 19 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
17 19 (1.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 266 (26.21%) Jenkins
2 247 (24.33%) Git (software)
3 138 (13.60%) JIRA
4 97 (9.56%) TeamCity
5 87 (8.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 79 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 64 (6.31%) Bitbucket Server
8 60 (5.91%) Maven
9 42 (4.14%) Bitbucket
9 42 (4.14%) GitLab
10 35 (3.45%) Selenium
11 33 (3.25%) JUnit
12 32 (3.15%) Artifactory
13 28 (2.76%) Gradle
14 25 (2.46%) Subversion
15 19 (1.87%) Cucumber
16 18 (1.77%) SonarQube
17 15 (1.48%) Mockito
17 15 (1.48%) Vagrant
18 14 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 190 (18.72%) Finance
2 29 (2.86%) Law
3 26 (2.56%) Retail
4 24 (2.36%) Billing
5 23 (2.27%) Banking
5 23 (2.27%) Marketing
6 22 (2.17%) Front Office
7 20 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.18%) Games
10 11 (1.08%) Military
11 10 (0.99%) Publishing
12 5 (0.49%) Advertising
13 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Back Office
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) Legal
15 1 (0.099%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.099%) Electronics
15 1 (0.099%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 285 (28.08%) Developer
2 272 (26.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 138 (13.60%) AWS Engineer
4 110 (10.84%) Architect
5 89 (8.77%) AWS DevOps
6 88 (8.67%) Java Developer
7 79 (7.78%) AWS Developer
8 77 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 71 (7.00%) Software Engineer
10 60 (5.91%) Senior Developer
11 58 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
12 54 (5.32%) Senior DevOps
13 52 (5.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 49 (4.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 43 (4.24%) AWS Architect
15 43 (4.24%) DevOps Manager
16 42 (4.14%) Python Developer
17 41 (4.04%) Java Engineer
18 40 (3.94%) Data Engineer
18 40 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (32.51%) Web Services
2 151 (14.88%) Node.js
3 139 (13.69%) AngularJS
4 96 (9.46%) REST
5 94 (9.26%) HTML
6 89 (8.77%) .NET
7 86 (8.47%) React
8 84 (8.28%) CSS
9 75 (7.39%) J2EE
10 69 (6.80%) RESTful
11 65 (6.40%) Kafka
12 63 (6.21%) Spring
13 58 (5.71%) Laravel
14 46 (4.53%) J2SE
15 45 (4.43%) JSON
16 43 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
17 39 (3.84%) LAMP
18 37 (3.65%) XML
19 36 (3.55%) HTML5
20 35 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.68%) Private Cloud
2 61 (6.01%) Linux Command Line
3 49 (4.83%) Public Cloud
4 46 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (3.94%) Data Centre
7 36 (3.55%) Cloud Native
8 34 (3.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 30 (2.96%) Mobile App
10 27 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
11 24 (2.36%) Fintech
12 20 (1.97%) Derivative
12 20 (1.97%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.87%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.87%) Data Structures
13 19 (1.87%) User Experience
14 18 (1.77%) Equities
15 17 (1.67%) Internet of Things
16 16 (1.58%) Management Information System
17 15 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 447 (44.04%) Linux
2 170 (16.75%) Windows
3 61 (6.01%) CentOS
4 59 (5.81%) Ubuntu
5 44 (4.33%) Unix
6 37 (3.65%) Windows Server
7 26 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.67%) Android
9 13 (1.28%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.08%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.08%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.59%) Debian
12 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.099%) SUSE
16 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (56.85%) DevOps
2 460 (45.32%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 170 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
5 157 (15.47%) Microservices
6 134 (13.20%) Configuration Management
6 134 (13.20%) TDD
7 128 (12.61%) Scrum
8 119 (11.72%) Open Source
9 106 (10.44%) Migration
10 99 (9.75%) Test Automation
11 91 (8.97%) Analytics
12 84 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
13 80 (7.88%) Mentoring
14 77 (7.59%) Asset Management
15 74 (7.29%) Artificial Intelligence
16 72 (7.09%) OO
17 70 (6.90%) Computer Science
17 70 (6.90%) Kanban
18 68 (6.70%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 377 (37.14%) Python
2 332 (32.71%) Java
3 210 (20.69%) SQL
4 193 (19.01%) JavaScript
5 158 (15.57%) PHP
6 100 (9.85%) Bash Shell
7 97 (9.56%) PowerShell
8 91 (8.97%) Scala
9 85 (8.37%) Ruby
10 81 (7.98%) C#
11 61 (6.01%) Go
12 59 (5.81%) Shell Script
13 44 (4.33%) TypeScript
14 42 (4.14%) C++
15 34 (3.35%) Java 8
16 24 (2.36%) C
17 21 (2.07%) Perl
18 18 (1.77%) PL/SQL
19 14 (1.38%) Clojure
20 13 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 99 (9.75%) Degree
2 58 (5.71%) AWS Certification
3 54 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 28 (2.76%) Numerate Degree
6 22 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.67%) MCSE
8 14 (1.38%) MCSA
9 8 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.39%) CCNA
10 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.39%) ISEB
11 2 (0.20%) CISSP
11 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.099%) CCA
12 1 (0.099%) CISA
12 1 (0.099%) CISM
12 1 (0.099%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.099%) SAS Certification
12 1 (0.099%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.02%) QA
2 44 (4.33%) GDPR
3 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) SLA
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 298 (29.36%) Docker
2 94 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 85 (8.37%) Virtual Machines
4 51 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.07%) Varnish
6 14 (1.38%) vSphere
7 5 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.39%) HDFS
8 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.20%) NFS
10 2 (0.20%) VMFS
11 1 (0.099%) Firmware
11 1 (0.099%) LXC
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.099%) Postfix
11 1 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 265 (26.11%) Ansible
2 228 (22.46%) Terraform
3 180 (17.73%) Kubernetes
4 125 (12.32%) Puppet
5 119 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (4.43%) Prometheus
7 33 (3.25%) Packer
8 26 (2.56%) Nagios
9 21 (2.07%) ZABBIX
10 20 (1.97%) Grafana
11 18 (1.77%) Kibana
12 15 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (1.08%) Salt
14 10 (0.99%) Mesos
15 9 (0.89%) Graphite
16 7 (0.69%) rkt
17 6 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
18 5 (0.49%) HAProxy
18 5 (0.49%) SCCM
19 3 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 90 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.08%) Google
3 74 (7.29%) New Relic
4 59 (5.81%) VMware
5 58 (5.71%) Trend Micro
6 42 (4.14%) Oracle
7 41 (4.04%) SaltStack
8 33 (3.25%) Red Hat
9 28 (2.76%) CA Agile Central
10 16 (1.58%) IBM
11 15 (1.48%) Zend
12 13 (1.28%) Cisco
13 10 (0.99%) Adobe
13 10 (0.99%) Tableau
14 8 (0.79%) Informatica
14 8 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.69%) AppDynamics
15 7 (0.69%) Dynatrace
16 6 (0.59%) Talend
17 5 (0.49%) Teradata