Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 371 398 462
Rank change year-on-year +27 +64 +105
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 664 1,036 1,033
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.24% 2.70% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 614 955 942
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +8.53% +17.27%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +13.64%

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 29,616 38,339 38,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 35.35% 28.77% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24,206 31,145 31,419
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +12 406 £70,000 -6.67% 29
North of England +81 113 £60,000 - 5
South East +109 79 £65,000 +3.17% 11
North West +45 68 £60,000 - 2
Midlands +36 56 £60,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands +33 50 £65,000 +18.72% 3
Yorkshire +95 41 £63,000 +20.00% 2
South West +59 35 £65,000 -1.89% 5
East of England +83 13 £72,500 +31.82% 3
East Midlands +43 6 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North East +19 4 £47,500 -34.48% 1
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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.

1 657 (98.95%) AWS
2 381 (57.38%) Amazon S3
3 291 (43.83%) Serverless
4 285 (42.92%) Amazon RDS
5 284 (42.77%) DevOps
6 280 (42.17%) AWS Lambda
7 272 (40.96%) Python
8 241 (36.30%) Java
9 233 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
10 200 (30.12%) Docker
11 199 (29.97%) Jenkins
12 192 (28.92%) Linux
13 189 (28.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 183 (27.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 181 (27.26%) Terraform
16 170 (25.60%) Git (software)
17 156 (23.49%) Kubernetes
18 155 (23.34%) Amazon ECS
19 138 (20.78%) SQL
20 134 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
21 129 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
22 118 (17.77%) JavaScript
23 114 (17.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 113 (17.02%) Bash Shell
25 112 (16.87%) Web Services
26 111 (16.72%) Microservices
27 109 (16.42%) Ansible
28 105 (15.81%) TDD
29 101 (15.21%) Scrum
29 101 (15.21%) Finance

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 49 (7.38%) Apache Spark
2 44 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (6.48%) Confluence
4 33 (4.97%) Tomcat
5 29 (4.37%) Apache Airflow
6 18 (2.71%) Luigi
7 13 (1.96%) Apache
8 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Fuse
9 7 (1.05%) SAS
10 6 (0.90%) IIS
10 6 (0.90%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.90%) nginx
11 5 (0.75%) Moodle
12 4 (0.60%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.30%) CMS
14 2 (0.30%) Hyperledger
14 2 (0.30%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.05%) Gliffy
3 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Eikon
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 657 (98.95%) AWS
2 381 (57.38%) Amazon S3
3 291 (43.83%) Serverless
4 280 (42.17%) AWS Lambda
5 189 (28.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 183 (27.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 155 (23.34%) Amazon ECS
8 100 (15.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 99 (14.91%) Amazon ELB
10 89 (13.40%) Azure
11 81 (12.20%) Route 53
12 74 (11.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 65 (9.79%) Amazon SQS
14 58 (8.73%) GitHub
14 58 (8.73%) SaaS
15 53 (7.98%) GCP
16 46 (6.93%) Amazon EMR
17 44 (6.63%) Amazon EKS
17 44 (6.63%) CloudFront
18 35 (5.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.78%) DNS
2 36 (5.42%) Firewall
3 31 (4.67%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.61%) Network Security
5 23 (3.46%) HTTP
6 21 (3.16%) SSH
7 20 (3.01%) DHCP
8 18 (2.71%) VPN
9 12 (1.81%) FTP
9 12 (1.81%) SAN
9 12 (1.81%) SMTP
10 8 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.05%) VLAN
11 7 (1.05%) VoIP
12 6 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (0.90%) Internet
12 6 (0.90%) LAN
12 6 (0.90%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (42.92%) Amazon RDS
2 134 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
3 114 (17.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 75 (11.30%) Big Data
5 73 (10.99%) MongoDB
6 71 (10.69%) NoSQL
7 70 (10.54%) Relational Database
8 62 (9.34%) MySQL
9 52 (7.83%) Amazon Redshift
10 44 (6.63%) SQL Server
11 39 (5.87%) Hadoop
11 39 (5.87%) Redis
12 38 (5.72%) Amazon Athena
13 36 (5.42%) RDBMS
14 28 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (3.77%) Amazon Aurora
16 21 (3.16%) BigQuery
16 21 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (2.71%) Azkaban
18 13 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 199 (29.97%) Jenkins
2 170 (25.60%) Git (software)
3 86 (12.95%) Maven
4 78 (11.75%) JIRA
5 63 (9.49%) JUnit
6 57 (8.58%) SonarQube
7 55 (8.28%) Mockito
8 47 (7.08%) DbUnit
8 47 (7.08%) jMock
9 33 (4.97%) Gradle
10 27 (4.07%) GitLab
11 25 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (3.77%) CircleCI
12 21 (3.16%) Bitbucket
12 21 (3.16%) Vagrant
13 19 (2.86%) Selenium
14 18 (2.71%) Subversion
15 15 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (1.51%) Artifactory
General
1 101 (15.21%) Finance
2 30 (4.52%) Retail
3 21 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.01%) Public Sector
5 16 (2.41%) Marketing
6 11 (1.66%) Back Office
7 10 (1.51%) Electronics
8 9 (1.36%) Front Office
8 9 (1.36%) Publishing
9 7 (1.05%) Advertising
10 6 (0.90%) Banking
10 6 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.90%) Police
11 5 (0.75%) Games
12 4 (0.60%) Automotive
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 184 (27.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 172 (25.90%) Developer
3 113 (17.02%) AWS Engineer
4 85 (12.80%) Java Developer
5 59 (8.89%) AWS DevOps
6 57 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 54 (8.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 52 (7.83%) Data Engineer
9 51 (7.68%) Cloud Engineer
10 41 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 40 (6.02%) Architect
12 29 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
12 29 (4.37%) Software Engineer
13 23 (3.46%) Full Stack Developer
13 23 (3.46%) Senior DevOps
14 21 (3.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 20 (3.01%) Junior
16 19 (2.86%) Lead DevOps
16 19 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (2.71%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (16.87%) Web Services
2 92 (13.86%) Spring
3 83 (12.50%) Node.js
4 70 (10.54%) RESTful
5 68 (10.24%) REST
6 62 (9.34%) SOAP
7 61 (9.19%) Kafka
8 57 (8.58%) Spring Boot
9 51 (7.68%) Hibernate
10 47 (7.08%) HTML
10 47 (7.08%) PowerMock
11 43 (6.48%) CSS
12 38 (5.72%) J2EE
13 37 (5.57%) Apache Camel
14 34 (5.12%) AngularJS
15 31 (4.67%) .NET
15 31 (4.67%) XML
16 29 (4.37%) React
17 25 (3.77%) HTML5
17 25 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.12%) Data Structures
2 30 (4.52%) Public Cloud
3 25 (3.77%) Algorithms
4 24 (3.61%) Cloud Native
5 23 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.46%) Data Centre
5 23 (3.46%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
8 11 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.20%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.05%) Life Science
10 7 (1.05%) User Experience
11 6 (0.90%) Replication
11 6 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.75%) CESG
12 5 (0.75%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
12 5 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 192 (28.92%) Linux
2 94 (14.16%) Windows
3 47 (7.08%) Unix
4 29 (4.37%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.71%) Android
5 18 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.71%) VMS
6 17 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 14 (2.11%) CentOS
9 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (1.05%) CoreOS
11 6 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.30%) SUSE
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (42.77%) DevOps
2 233 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
4 111 (16.72%) Microservices
5 105 (15.81%) TDD
6 101 (15.21%) Scrum
7 85 (12.80%) Software Engineering
8 74 (11.14%) BDD
9 68 (10.24%) Analytics
10 61 (9.19%) Configuration Management
11 59 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
11 59 (8.89%) Kanban
12 58 (8.73%) Open Source
13 56 (8.43%) OO
14 53 (7.98%) E-Commerce
15 52 (7.83%) Computer Science
16 51 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (7.53%) Fintech
17 50 (7.53%) Infrastructure Automation
17 50 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 272 (40.96%) Python
2 241 (36.30%) Java
3 138 (20.78%) SQL
4 118 (17.77%) JavaScript
5 113 (17.02%) Bash Shell
6 54 (8.13%) Ruby
7 52 (7.83%) PowerShell
8 43 (6.48%) Scala
9 37 (5.57%) C++
10 36 (5.42%) Perl
11 34 (5.12%) Java 8
11 34 (5.12%) TypeScript
12 32 (4.82%) C#
12 32 (4.82%) PHP
13 25 (3.77%) Go
14 18 (2.71%) PL/SQL
15 17 (2.56%) C
15 17 (2.56%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.26%) Groovy
17 12 (1.81%) ES6
Qualifications
1 62 (9.34%) Degree
2 49 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 42 (6.33%) AWS Certification
4 39 (5.87%) SC Cleared
5 31 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (2.26%) MCSE
9 12 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (1.36%) CCSP
10 9 (1.36%) CISSP
11 8 (1.20%) CCNA
12 7 (1.05%) MCSA
13 6 (0.90%) MCP
14 5 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
15 3 (0.45%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.30%) CCNP
16 2 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.46%) QA
2 14 (2.11%) SLA
3 6 (0.90%) GDPR
4 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.60%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.45%) PMO
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 200 (30.12%) Docker
2 65 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.57%) vSphere
4 33 (4.97%) Active Directory
5 18 (2.71%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (2.26%) Postfix
6 15 (2.26%) XenApp
7 8 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.05%) Xen
9 6 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.75%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.75%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.75%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.30%) LXC
14 1 (0.15%) BIND 9
14 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 181 (27.26%) Terraform
2 156 (23.49%) Kubernetes
3 109 (16.42%) Ansible
4 56 (8.43%) Puppet
5 51 (7.68%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (4.52%) Nagios
7 22 (3.31%) Grafana
8 21 (3.16%) Prometheus
9 20 (3.01%) Packer
10 15 (2.26%) SCCM
11 11 (1.66%) vCenter Server
12 8 (1.20%) Kibana
13 5 (0.75%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 5 (0.75%) OSSEC
13 5 (0.75%) SCOM
14 4 (0.60%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.60%) SCVMM
15 3 (0.45%) Istio
16 2 (0.30%) Graphite
16 2 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (10.24%) VMware
2 58 (8.73%) Google
3 53 (7.98%) Oracle
4 48 (7.23%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.46%) Red Hat
6 22 (3.31%) HP
7 20 (3.01%) Citrix
8 19 (2.86%) Cisco
9 18 (2.71%) Dynatrace
10 14 (2.11%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.81%) Tableau
12 11 (1.66%) SaltStack
12 11 (1.66%) Talend
12 11 (1.66%) Veeam
13 10 (1.51%) Informatica
14 7 (1.05%) Adobe
14 7 (1.05%) NetIQ
15 6 (0.90%) Splunk
16 5 (0.75%) AppDynamics
16 5 (0.75%) New Relic