Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 367 469 561
Rank change year-on-year +102 +92 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,048 953 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.83% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.57% 2.47% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 809 811 685
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £99,000 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -

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 40,829 38,638 32,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.48% 25.47% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33,596 31,325 27,447
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +95 630 £75,000 +7.14% 98
North of England +91 168 £62,500 +4.17% 40
North West +81 141 £62,500 -3.85% 24
South East +14 96 £65,000 +13.04% 14
Midlands +15 76 £55,000 -15.38% 17
West Midlands +19 70 £55,000 -4.35% 11
South West -10 50 £47,500 -13.64% 5
East of England +43 21 £60,000 +4.35% 9
Yorkshire +6 15 £65,000 +18.18% 13
North East +33 12 £66,715 +56.98% 3
East Midlands +7 6 £52,500 -19.23% 6
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 1,024 (97.71%) AWS
2 623 (59.45%) Amazon S3
3 594 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
4 504 (48.09%) DevOps
5 484 (46.18%) Serverless
6 482 (45.99%) AWS Lambda
7 470 (44.85%) Java
8 467 (44.56%) Docker
9 458 (43.70%) Amazon RDS
10 402 (38.36%) Python
11 356 (33.97%) Software Engineering
12 330 (31.49%) Terraform
13 325 (31.01%) Linux
14 324 (30.92%) Microservices
15 314 (29.96%) Jenkins
16 300 (28.63%) AWS CloudFormation
17 290 (27.67%) Kubernetes
18 287 (27.39%) Web Services
19 285 (27.19%) Amazon ECS
20 281 (26.81%) Finance
21 243 (23.19%) SQL
22 240 (22.90%) Amazon SQS
23 230 (21.95%) JavaScript
24 216 (20.61%) Git (software)
24 216 (20.61%) Ansible
25 193 (18.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
26 179 (17.08%) Azure
27 166 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
28 165 (15.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
29 161 (15.36%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 96 (9.16%) Elasticsearch
2 60 (5.73%) Confluence
3 37 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 34 (3.24%) Apache
4 34 (3.24%) Apache Spark
5 33 (3.15%) IIS
6 23 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (1.72%) nginx
8 14 (1.34%) Apache Airflow
9 11 (1.05%) WordPress
10 9 (0.86%) JBoss
11 8 (0.76%) CMS
12 6 (0.57%) Mule
12 6 (0.57%) Mule ESB
13 5 (0.48%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.48%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.29%) Luigi
14 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.29%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.095%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.095%) Gliffy
3 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.095%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.19%) Eikon
2 2 (0.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,024 (97.71%) AWS
2 623 (59.45%) Amazon S3
3 484 (46.18%) Serverless
4 482 (45.99%) AWS Lambda
5 300 (28.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 285 (27.19%) Amazon ECS
7 240 (22.90%) Amazon SQS
8 193 (18.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 179 (17.08%) Azure
10 161 (15.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 124 (11.83%) Amazon ELB
12 110 (10.50%) Route 53
13 100 (9.54%) CloudFront
14 87 (8.30%) GitHub
15 81 (7.73%) OpenShift
16 76 (7.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 56 (5.34%) Amazon EKS
18 55 (5.25%) AWS Fargate
19 53 (5.06%) SaaS
20 50 (4.77%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.82%) DNS
2 39 (3.72%) Firewall
3 32 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.39%) VPN
5 23 (2.19%) Internet
6 20 (1.91%) DHCP
6 20 (1.91%) HTTP
7 17 (1.62%) SSL
8 13 (1.24%) Network Security
9 9 (0.86%) LAN
10 6 (0.57%) WAN
11 5 (0.48%) AMQP
12 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.29%) MQTT
12 3 (0.29%) SMS
12 3 (0.29%) SMTP
13 2 (0.19%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.19%) SNMP
13 2 (0.19%) VoIP
13 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (43.70%) Amazon RDS
2 165 (15.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 128 (12.21%) MongoDB
4 127 (12.12%) MySQL
5 102 (9.73%) Big Data
6 88 (8.40%) NoSQL
7 81 (7.73%) Amazon Redshift
8 74 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
9 63 (6.01%) SQL Server
10 48 (4.58%) Amazon Aurora
11 41 (3.91%) Redis
12 34 (3.24%) Relational Database
13 33 (3.15%) Hadoop
14 29 (2.77%) MariaDB
15 22 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
17 18 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
19 14 (1.34%) Apache Hive
20 13 (1.24%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 314 (29.96%) Jenkins
2 216 (20.61%) Git (software)
3 132 (12.60%) Maven
4 128 (12.21%) GitLab
5 122 (11.64%) Artifactory
6 89 (8.49%) JIRA
7 64 (6.11%) Gradle
8 59 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 58 (5.53%) JUnit
10 56 (5.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 43 (4.10%) TeamCity
12 38 (3.63%) Bitbucket
13 33 (3.15%) Subversion
14 27 (2.58%) SonarQube
15 25 (2.39%) Cucumber
15 25 (2.39%) RStudio
16 20 (1.91%) Mockito
16 20 (1.91%) Selenium
17 18 (1.72%) JMeter
18 17 (1.62%) jMock
General
1 281 (26.81%) Finance
2 82 (7.82%) Front Office
3 30 (2.86%) Banking
3 30 (2.86%) Retail
4 25 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.29%) Marketing
6 14 (1.34%) Advertising
7 12 (1.15%) Games
7 12 (1.15%) Law
8 11 (1.05%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.76%) Billing
10 8 (0.76%) Public Sector
11 6 (0.57%) Electronics
11 6 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.095%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.095%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 427 (40.74%) Developer
2 195 (18.61%) Java Developer
3 194 (18.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 171 (16.32%) AWS Engineer
5 137 (13.07%) Software Engineer
6 128 (12.21%) Senior Developer
7 99 (9.45%) AWS Developer
8 86 (8.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 80 (7.63%) Architect
10 73 (6.97%) Senior DevOps
11 72 (6.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 71 (6.77%) Python Developer
13 63 (6.01%) AWS Software Engineer
13 63 (6.01%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 62 (5.92%) Cloud Engineer
15 61 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
16 58 (5.53%) AWS DevOps
17 55 (5.25%) Agile Developer
18 53 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
18 53 (5.06%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (27.39%) Web Services
2 140 (13.36%) Spring
3 139 (13.26%) AngularJS
4 124 (11.83%) Node.js
5 117 (11.16%) JSON
6 109 (10.40%) HTML
7 102 (9.73%) CSS
8 96 (9.16%) J2EE
8 96 (9.16%) REST
9 95 (9.06%) RESTful
10 85 (8.11%) .NET
11 80 (7.63%) Hibernate
12 73 (6.97%) Spring Boot
13 66 (6.30%) React
13 66 (6.30%) XML
14 61 (5.82%) HTML5
15 54 (5.15%) Kafka
16 53 (5.06%) Vue.js
17 52 (4.96%) J2SE
18 49 (4.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.02%) Fixed Income
2 79 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
3 73 (6.97%) Linux Command Line
3 73 (6.97%) Public Cloud
4 59 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (5.53%) Hedge funds
6 39 (3.72%) Private Cloud
7 36 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
8 35 (3.34%) Data Centre
8 35 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 32 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (2.96%) User Experience
11 27 (2.58%) Equities
11 27 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (2.58%) Reference Data
12 25 (2.39%) Cloud Native
13 22 (2.10%) Replication
14 21 (2.00%) Mobile App
15 17 (1.62%) Clustering
16 13 (1.24%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 325 (31.01%) Linux
2 144 (13.74%) Windows
3 62 (5.92%) Unix
4 30 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 29 (2.77%) Windows Server
6 28 (2.67%) Android
7 23 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.81%) VMS
9 17 (1.62%) CentOS
9 17 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.53%) Debian
11 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.38%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.29%) VyOS
15 1 (0.095%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (48.09%) DevOps
3 356 (33.97%) Software Engineering
4 324 (30.92%) Microservices
5 166 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
6 149 (14.22%) Asset Management
7 130 (12.40%) TDD
8 125 (11.93%) Analytics
9 118 (11.26%) Scrum
10 109 (10.40%) Mentoring
11 106 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
12 104 (9.92%) Infrastructure as Code
13 97 (9.26%) Continuous Deployment
14 91 (8.68%) Computer Science
15 88 (8.40%) Configuration Management
16 83 (7.92%) E-Commerce
17 74 (7.06%) Migration
18 73 (6.97%) BDD
18 73 (6.97%) Deployment Automation
19 69 (6.58%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 470 (44.85%) Java
2 402 (38.36%) Python
3 243 (23.19%) SQL
4 230 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 100 (9.54%) Bash Shell
6 93 (8.87%) PowerShell
7 91 (8.68%) Java 8
8 85 (8.11%) R
9 84 (8.02%) Shell Script
10 82 (7.82%) C#
11 78 (7.44%) Ruby
12 59 (5.63%) PHP
13 55 (5.25%) TypeScript
14 46 (4.39%) Go
15 38 (3.63%) Scala
16 23 (2.19%) C
17 21 (2.00%) C++
18 14 (1.34%) Perl
18 14 (1.34%) T-SQL
19 13 (1.24%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 89 (8.49%) Degree
2 46 (4.39%) AWS Certification
3 35 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.57%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (0.57%) CISSP
8 2 (0.19%) CCNA
8 2 (0.19%) CCNP
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.19%) ISEB
8 2 (0.19%) LPIC
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.19%) PhD
9 1 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.095%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.39%) QA
2 16 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.34%) GDPR
4 10 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.57%) ISO 31000
6 5 (0.48%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.29%) EMIR
7 3 (0.29%) MiFID
8 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.19%) NIST
9 1 (0.095%) SLA
System Software
1 467 (44.56%) Docker
2 66 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (3.91%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.43%) XenApp
7 13 (1.24%) vSphere
8 10 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.76%) Varnish
10 7 (0.67%) Postfix
10 7 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.57%) Xen
12 4 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.19%) HDFS
14 1 (0.095%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.095%) zsh
Systems Management
1 330 (31.49%) Terraform
2 290 (27.67%) Kubernetes
3 216 (20.61%) Ansible
4 118 (11.26%) Puppet
5 96 (9.16%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (5.53%) Packer
7 43 (4.10%) Nagios
8 38 (3.63%) Prometheus
9 35 (3.34%) Grafana
10 27 (2.58%) Docker Swarm
11 20 (1.91%) Kibana
12 17 (1.62%) Consul
12 17 (1.62%) SCCM
13 16 (1.53%) ZABBIX
14 12 (1.15%) SCOM
15 11 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
16 10 (0.95%) SCOrch
16 10 (0.95%) SCVMM
17 9 (0.86%) Istio
18 8 (0.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 77 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.06%) VMware
3 49 (4.68%) Google
4 44 (4.20%) Oracle
4 44 (4.20%) Splunk
5 41 (3.91%) Sage
6 36 (3.44%) Citrix
7 31 (2.96%) AppDynamics
8 24 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 23 (2.19%) Atlassian
10 20 (1.91%) Tableau
11 18 (1.72%) New Relic
12 11 (1.05%) Dynatrace
12 11 (1.05%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.95%) HP
14 8 (0.76%) Trend Micro
15 7 (0.67%) Black Duck
16 6 (0.57%) Apple
16 6 (0.57%) Pega
16 6 (0.57%) SAP