Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 451 506
Rank change year-on-year +83 +55 +103
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 935 935 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.40% 2.48% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 791 771 760
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +13.82% +6.96%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +9.09%

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 39,011 37,756 35,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.13% 26.87% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31,945 30,373 29,928
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
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 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 February 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 21 February 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 +92 577 £70,000 - 109
North of England +65 172 £62,500 -10.71% 33
North West +60 136 £61,250 -12.50% 19
South East +57 89 £63,500 +15.45% 25
Midlands -3 76 £60,000 +9.09% 18
West Midlands +11 66 £60,000 +20.00% 15
South West +21 31 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire +53 29 £65,000 +16.07% 11
East of England +49 23 £65,000 +18.18% 8
East Midlands +19 10 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North East +11 7 £63,519 -15.31% 3
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 923 (98.72%) AWS
2 538 (57.54%) Amazon S3
3 420 (44.92%) Amazon RDS
4 418 (44.71%) Java
5 413 (44.17%) Serverless
6 409 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
7 406 (43.42%) AWS Lambda
8 404 (43.21%) DevOps
9 373 (39.89%) Python
10 351 (37.54%) Docker
11 287 (30.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 278 (29.73%) Terraform
13 261 (27.91%) Jenkins
14 256 (27.38%) Linux
15 252 (26.95%) Kubernetes
16 249 (26.63%) SQL
17 234 (25.03%) Amazon ECS
18 231 (24.71%) Web Services
19 230 (24.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 225 (24.06%) Software Engineering
21 219 (23.42%) Microservices
22 218 (23.32%) Finance
23 198 (21.18%) Git (software)
24 169 (18.07%) JavaScript
25 168 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
26 163 (17.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
27 162 (17.33%) Amazon SQS
28 151 (16.15%) Ansible
29 145 (15.51%) Windows
30 141 (15.08%) Azure

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 81 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (7.38%) Confluence
3 45 (4.81%) Apache Spark
4 37 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.89%) Apache Airflow
6 20 (2.14%) IIS
7 19 (2.03%) Apache
7 19 (2.03%) Luigi
8 14 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
9 12 (1.28%) nginx
9 12 (1.28%) Red Hat Fuse
10 7 (0.75%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.75%) SAS
11 6 (0.64%) JBoss
12 4 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.32%) CMS
13 3 (0.32%) WordPress
14 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Gliffy
1 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 4 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.21%) Eikon
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 923 (98.72%) AWS
2 538 (57.54%) Amazon S3
3 413 (44.17%) Serverless
4 406 (43.42%) AWS Lambda
5 287 (30.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 234 (25.03%) Amazon ECS
7 230 (24.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 162 (17.33%) Amazon SQS
9 141 (15.08%) Azure
10 122 (13.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 111 (11.87%) Route 53
12 107 (11.44%) Amazon ELB
13 80 (8.56%) GitHub
14 69 (7.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 69 (7.38%) CloudFront
15 65 (6.95%) OpenShift
16 57 (6.10%) GCP
17 54 (5.78%) Amazon EKS
17 54 (5.78%) Amazon Kinesis
18 53 (5.67%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.49%) DNS
2 33 (3.53%) Firewall
2 33 (3.53%) HTTP
3 32 (3.42%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.35%) DHCP
5 19 (2.03%) SSH
5 19 (2.03%) SSL
6 18 (1.93%) Network Security
7 16 (1.71%) VPN
8 11 (1.18%) LAN
8 11 (1.18%) SAN
9 10 (1.07%) FTP
9 10 (1.07%) SMTP
9 10 (1.07%) WAN
10 6 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.53%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (0.43%) IPsec
12 4 (0.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (44.92%) Amazon RDS
2 163 (17.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 134 (14.33%) PostgreSQL
4 100 (10.70%) MySQL
5 97 (10.37%) Big Data
6 96 (10.27%) MongoDB
6 96 (10.27%) NoSQL
7 90 (9.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 66 (7.06%) SQL Server
9 65 (6.95%) Relational Database
10 50 (5.35%) Redis
11 42 (4.49%) Amazon Athena
12 40 (4.28%) Hadoop
13 36 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
14 34 (3.64%) RDBMS
15 26 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 24 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (2.14%) BigQuery
18 17 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (1.71%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 261 (27.91%) Jenkins
2 198 (21.18%) Git (software)
3 115 (12.30%) Maven
4 108 (11.55%) JIRA
5 84 (8.98%) Artifactory
6 73 (7.81%) GitLab
7 60 (6.42%) JUnit
8 55 (5.88%) Gradle
8 55 (5.88%) SonarQube
9 50 (5.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 44 (4.71%) Mockito
11 37 (3.96%) Bitbucket
12 35 (3.74%) DbUnit
12 35 (3.74%) jMock
13 34 (3.64%) CircleCI
14 32 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (2.67%) Subversion
16 24 (2.57%) TeamCity
17 22 (2.35%) Vagrant
18 21 (2.25%) JMeter
General
1 218 (23.32%) Finance
2 69 (7.38%) Front Office
3 41 (4.39%) Retail
4 20 (2.14%) Public Sector
5 16 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.39%) Electronics
7 11 (1.18%) Banking
8 10 (1.07%) Law
9 9 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.86%) Games
10 8 (0.86%) Marketing
11 5 (0.53%) Automotive
11 5 (0.53%) Legal
11 5 (0.53%) Police
12 3 (0.32%) Advertising
12 3 (0.32%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 347 (37.11%) Developer
2 206 (22.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 195 (20.86%) AWS Engineer
4 146 (15.61%) Java Developer
5 123 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 116 (12.41%) Software Engineer
7 88 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 82 (8.77%) AWS Developer
9 78 (8.34%) Architect
10 67 (7.17%) Senior Software Engineer
11 63 (6.74%) AWS Software Engineer
11 63 (6.74%) Python Developer
12 60 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
13 58 (6.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 57 (6.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 55 (5.88%) Data Engineer
16 53 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 51 (5.45%) Python Engineer
18 44 (4.71%) Senior Python Developer
19 42 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (24.71%) Web Services
2 123 (13.16%) Node.js
3 115 (12.30%) Spring
4 85 (9.09%) HTML
5 80 (8.56%) CSS
6 78 (8.34%) RESTful
7 77 (8.24%) Hibernate
8 76 (8.13%) AngularJS
9 75 (8.02%) REST
10 68 (7.27%) .NET
11 63 (6.74%) JSON
11 63 (6.74%) Kafka
11 63 (6.74%) Spring Boot
12 53 (5.67%) J2EE
12 53 (5.67%) React
13 52 (5.56%) SOAP
14 47 (5.03%) HTML5
15 40 (4.28%) CSS3
16 38 (4.06%) XML
17 37 (3.96%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.27%) Fixed Income
2 67 (7.17%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 45 (4.81%) Linux Command Line
5 35 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 31 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (3.21%) Data Structures
8 29 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (2.99%) Reference Data
10 27 (2.89%) Data Centre
11 26 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
12 24 (2.57%) Equities
12 24 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (2.46%) Private Cloud
14 22 (2.35%) Cloud Native
15 21 (2.25%) Hedge funds
16 19 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
17 18 (1.93%) Management Information System
18 17 (1.82%) Algorithms
19 14 (1.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 256 (27.38%) Linux
2 145 (15.51%) Windows
3 43 (4.60%) Unix
4 36 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.74%) Android
5 35 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.67%) VMS
8 23 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.71%) Debian
10 15 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.18%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.86%) CentOS
12 8 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.86%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.21%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (43.21%) DevOps
3 225 (24.06%) Software Engineering
4 219 (23.42%) Microservices
5 168 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
6 127 (13.58%) TDD
7 121 (12.94%) Scrum
8 119 (12.73%) Analytics
9 85 (9.09%) BDD
10 84 (8.98%) Asset Management
11 82 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
12 81 (8.66%) Migration
13 80 (8.56%) Infrastructure as Code
14 72 (7.70%) Computer Science
15 70 (7.49%) Continuous Deployment
16 69 (7.38%) Configuration Management
16 69 (7.38%) ETL
17 67 (7.17%) OO
18 64 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 62 (6.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 418 (44.71%) Java
2 373 (39.89%) Python
3 249 (26.63%) SQL
4 169 (18.07%) JavaScript
5 99 (10.59%) Bash Shell
6 88 (9.41%) PowerShell
7 69 (7.38%) Ruby
8 64 (6.84%) R
9 63 (6.74%) Java 8
10 61 (6.52%) Scala
11 60 (6.42%) C#
12 54 (5.78%) TypeScript
13 52 (5.56%) Shell Script
14 45 (4.81%) Go
15 41 (4.39%) C++
16 38 (4.06%) PHP
17 34 (3.64%) C
18 28 (2.99%) Perl
19 18 (1.93%) T-SQL
20 14 (1.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 87 (9.30%) Degree
2 45 (4.81%) AWS Certification
3 42 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (1.39%) CESG Certified Professional
8 11 (1.18%) CISSP
9 9 (0.96%) MCSE
9 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.75%) MCP
11 7 (0.75%) MCSA
12 4 (0.43%) CCNA
13 3 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.32%) CCSP
14 2 (0.21%) CCNP
14 2 (0.21%) LPIC
15 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.92%) QA
2 18 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.07%) GDPR
5 9 (0.96%) SLA
6 8 (0.86%) ISO 31000
7 5 (0.53%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.32%) PMO
10 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 351 (37.54%) Docker
2 56 (5.99%) Active Directory
3 51 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 26 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (2.25%) XenApp
7 19 (2.03%) Postfix
7 19 (2.03%) vSphere
8 12 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (0.96%) Xen
10 8 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.53%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.53%) GlusterFS
12 5 (0.53%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.21%) Varnish
14 1 (0.11%) LXC
14 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 278 (29.73%) Terraform
2 252 (26.95%) Kubernetes
3 151 (16.15%) Ansible
4 89 (9.52%) Puppet
5 82 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (4.71%) Packer
7 38 (4.06%) Nagios
8 29 (3.10%) SCCM
9 21 (2.25%) Prometheus
10 16 (1.71%) Grafana
11 11 (1.18%) SCOM
11 11 (1.18%) vCenter Server
12 10 (1.07%) Istio
13 9 (0.96%) Kibana
14 8 (0.86%) CASB
14 8 (0.86%) SCOrch
14 8 (0.86%) SCVMM
15 6 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.53%) Oozie
16 5 (0.53%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 65 (6.95%) Google
2 59 (6.31%) Oracle
3 55 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 53 (5.67%) VMware
5 39 (4.17%) Citrix
6 35 (3.74%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.35%) Atlassian
8 21 (2.25%) HP
8 21 (2.25%) Sage
9 16 (1.71%) Tableau
10 15 (1.60%) AppDynamics
11 14 (1.50%) Cisco
12 13 (1.39%) Dynatrace
12 13 (1.39%) Informatica
12 13 (1.39%) Talend
13 11 (1.18%) SaltStack
14 10 (1.07%) Splunk
15 9 (0.96%) Black Duck
16 8 (0.86%) ServiceNow
17 7 (0.75%) Veeam