Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 379 455 538
Rank change year-on-year +76 +83 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,062 1,042 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 2.70% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 828 905 717
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £44,426 £41,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £97,875 £90,000 £80,000
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 40,435 38,522 30,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.86% 24.41% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33,136 31,483 25,001
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +60 667 £75,000 +11.11% 104
North of England +25 128 £60,000 +4.35% 35
North West +45 99 £60,000 - 30
Midlands +64 91 £57,500 +4.55% 17
West Midlands +61 85 £60,000 +11.63% 10
South East +26 85 £63,500 +1.60% 21
South West -11 71 £65,000 +18.18% 13
Yorkshire -13 23 £52,500 +10.53% 1
East of England +48 15 £63,125 +1.00% 16
East Midlands +21 6 £52,500 -19.23% 7
North East +21 6 - - 4
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1,042 (98.12%) Amazon AWS
2 678 (63.84%) Amazon S3
3 586 (55.18%) DevOps
4 556 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
5 468 (44.07%) Serverless
6 464 (43.69%) AWS Lambda
7 457 (43.03%) Docker
7 457 (43.03%) Amazon RDS
8 411 (38.70%) Linux
9 406 (38.23%) Java
10 399 (37.57%) Python
11 346 (32.58%) Terraform
12 329 (30.98%) Jenkins
13 315 (29.66%) Software Engineering
14 307 (28.91%) Web Services
15 295 (27.78%) Microservices
16 286 (26.93%) Kubernetes
17 272 (25.61%) AWS CloudFormation
18 264 (24.86%) Git (software)
19 261 (24.58%) Finance
20 260 (24.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 254 (23.92%) Ansible
22 248 (23.35%) JavaScript
23 244 (22.98%) Amazon ECS
24 235 (22.13%) Amazon SQS
25 233 (21.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
26 201 (18.93%) SQL
27 195 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
28 189 (17.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
29 173 (16.29%) AngularJS

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
1 129 (12.15%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (5.74%) Apache
3 56 (5.27%) Apache Spark
4 54 (5.08%) IIS
5 49 (4.61%) Confluence
6 30 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.60%) Apache Pig
7 17 (1.60%) nginx
8 15 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
9 13 (1.22%) WordPress
10 11 (1.04%) CMS
11 7 (0.66%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.56%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.47%) JBoss
13 5 (0.47%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.47%) Mule
13 5 (0.47%) Mule ESB
13 5 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.38%) HipChat
3 3 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.19%) Shopify
3 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.094%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,042 (98.12%) Amazon AWS
2 678 (63.84%) Amazon S3
3 468 (44.07%) Serverless
4 464 (43.69%) AWS Lambda
5 272 (25.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 260 (24.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 244 (22.98%) Amazon ECS
8 235 (22.13%) Amazon SQS
9 233 (21.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 151 (14.22%) Route 53
11 135 (12.71%) Amazon ELB
12 132 (12.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 131 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 124 (11.68%) CloudFront
15 81 (7.63%) GitHub
16 62 (5.84%) OpenShift
17 53 (4.99%) Amazon EMR
17 53 (4.99%) Amazon Glacier
18 47 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
19 43 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.16%) DNS
2 47 (4.43%) VPN
3 44 (4.14%) Firewall
4 34 (3.20%) TCP/IP
5 30 (2.82%) Internet
6 22 (2.07%) DHCP
7 18 (1.69%) HTTP
8 10 (0.94%) SSL
9 9 (0.85%) SMTP
10 8 (0.75%) Network Security
11 7 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.56%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.38%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.38%) FTP
13 4 (0.38%) LAN
13 4 (0.38%) SSH
13 4 (0.38%) VoIP
13 4 (0.38%) WAN
14 3 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (43.03%) Amazon RDS
2 189 (17.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 143 (13.47%) MySQL
4 139 (13.09%) MongoDB
5 108 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 102 (9.60%) Big Data
7 87 (8.19%) NoSQL
8 85 (8.00%) SQL Server
9 75 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
10 61 (5.74%) Redis
11 53 (4.99%) Hadoop
12 49 (4.61%) Amazon Aurora
13 34 (3.20%) MariaDB
13 34 (3.20%) Relational Database
14 29 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.98%) Apache Hive
16 17 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
17 14 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (1.13%) Amazon Athena
19 11 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 329 (30.98%) Jenkins
2 264 (24.86%) Git (software)
3 124 (11.68%) Maven
4 123 (11.58%) GitLab
5 90 (8.47%) Artifactory
6 75 (7.06%) JIRA
7 59 (5.56%) JUnit
8 58 (5.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 56 (5.27%) Bitbucket
10 54 (5.08%) TeamCity
11 50 (4.71%) Gradle
12 36 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 34 (3.20%) Subversion
14 28 (2.64%) SonarQube
15 27 (2.54%) Mockito
15 27 (2.54%) Travis CI
16 25 (2.35%) Selenium
17 24 (2.26%) Cucumber
18 23 (2.17%) DbUnit
18 23 (2.17%) jMock
General
1 261 (24.58%) Finance
2 34 (3.20%) Banking
2 34 (3.20%) Front Office
3 28 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.54%) Marketing
4 27 (2.54%) Retail
5 24 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.51%) Law
7 15 (1.41%) Billing
8 13 (1.22%) Advertising
8 13 (1.22%) Public Sector
9 9 (0.85%) Games
9 9 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.75%) Publishing
11 6 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.19%) Back Office
13 2 (0.19%) Legal
14 1 (0.094%) Automotive
14 1 (0.094%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 372 (35.03%) Developer
2 242 (22.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 152 (14.31%) Java Developer
4 150 (14.12%) AWS Engineer
5 95 (8.95%) AWS DevOps
6 93 (8.76%) Senior DevOps
6 93 (8.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 75 (7.06%) Architect
7 75 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 73 (6.87%) Senior Developer
9 71 (6.69%) AWS Developer
10 63 (5.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 63 (5.93%) Software Engineer
11 58 (5.46%) Cloud Engineer
12 51 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 50 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 49 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
15 47 (4.43%) Angular Developer
15 47 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
16 46 (4.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (28.91%) Web Services
2 173 (16.29%) AngularJS
3 136 (12.81%) Node.js
4 119 (11.21%) Spring
5 115 (10.83%) J2EE
6 107 (10.08%) REST
7 106 (9.98%) HTML
8 104 (9.79%) .NET
9 95 (8.95%) CSS
10 88 (8.29%) RESTful
11 86 (8.10%) JSON
12 77 (7.25%) React
13 62 (5.84%) XML
14 56 (5.27%) SOAP
14 56 (5.27%) Vue.js
15 55 (5.18%) Hibernate
16 54 (5.08%) Kafka
16 54 (5.08%) Spring Boot
17 50 (4.71%) HTML5
18 44 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.69%) Linux Command Line
2 66 (6.21%) Public Cloud
3 61 (5.74%) Hedge funds
4 42 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 36 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (3.20%) Fixed Income
7 31 (2.92%) Private Cloud
8 26 (2.45%) Cloud Native
9 23 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.17%) User Experience
10 22 (2.07%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.98%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.69%) Internet of Things
12 18 (1.69%) Replication
13 17 (1.60%) Algorithms
14 16 (1.51%) Clustering
15 15 (1.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 411 (38.70%) Linux
2 140 (13.18%) Windows
3 78 (7.34%) Unix
4 57 (5.37%) Ubuntu
5 44 (4.14%) CentOS
6 40 (3.77%) Windows Server
7 27 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (1.41%) Android
9 12 (1.13%) VMS
10 10 (0.94%) Debian
11 8 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.094%) Solaris
15 1 (0.094%) SUSE
15 1 (0.094%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (55.18%) DevOps
2 556 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (29.66%) Software Engineering
4 295 (27.78%) Microservices
5 195 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
6 134 (12.62%) Asset Management
7 132 (12.43%) TDD
8 127 (11.96%) Analytics
9 126 (11.86%) Mentoring
10 124 (11.68%) Scrum
11 121 (11.39%) Configuration Management
12 103 (9.70%) Infrastructure as Code
13 101 (9.51%) E-Commerce
14 98 (9.23%) Deployment Automation
15 97 (9.13%) Open Source
16 88 (8.29%) Migration
17 87 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
18 86 (8.10%) Computer Science
19 84 (7.91%) Continuous Deployment
20 78 (7.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 406 (38.23%) Java
2 399 (37.57%) Python
3 248 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 201 (18.93%) SQL
5 135 (12.71%) Bash Shell
6 116 (10.92%) PHP
7 112 (10.55%) C#
8 101 (9.51%) PowerShell
9 87 (8.19%) Ruby
10 68 (6.40%) Java 8
10 68 (6.40%) Shell Script
11 48 (4.52%) TypeScript
12 42 (3.95%) Scala
13 40 (3.77%) Go
14 22 (2.07%) R
15 20 (1.88%) C++
16 10 (0.94%) Perl
17 9 (0.85%) C
18 7 (0.66%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (9.60%) Degree
2 62 (5.84%) AWS Certification
3 31 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
5 15 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.19%) CCNA
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.19%) ISEB
9 1 (0.094%) CCA
9 1 (0.094%) CCNP
9 1 (0.094%) CISA
9 1 (0.094%) CISSP
9 1 (0.094%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.094%) MCSE
9 1 (0.094%) PhD
9 1 (0.094%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (8.19%) QA
2 11 (1.04%) GDPR
2 11 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.47%) NCSC
4 4 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.28%) EMIR
5 3 (0.28%) MiFID
6 2 (0.19%) NIST
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 457 (43.03%) Docker
2 54 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (4.90%) Active Directory
4 28 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 26 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (2.35%) Varnish
7 22 (2.07%) vSphere
8 10 (0.94%) XenApp
9 7 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.38%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.28%) HDFS
12 3 (0.28%) Postfix
12 3 (0.28%) Xen
13 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.094%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 346 (32.58%) Terraform
2 286 (26.93%) Kubernetes
3 254 (23.92%) Ansible
4 121 (11.39%) Puppet
5 113 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
6 62 (5.84%) Packer
7 56 (5.27%) Nagios
8 55 (5.18%) Prometheus
9 54 (5.08%) Grafana
10 32 (3.01%) Docker Swarm
11 27 (2.54%) Kibana
12 23 (2.17%) ZABBIX
13 17 (1.60%) Consul
14 15 (1.41%) Graphite
15 9 (0.85%) logstash
16 8 (0.75%) Mesos
16 8 (0.75%) rkt
17 6 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
17 6 (0.56%) Oozie
17 6 (0.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 86 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 63 (5.93%) VMware
3 58 (5.46%) Google
4 43 (4.05%) Oracle
5 40 (3.77%) Splunk
6 27 (2.54%) AppDynamics
7 26 (2.45%) New Relic
8 22 (2.07%) Citrix
9 21 (1.98%) Tableau
10 20 (1.88%) Sage
11 15 (1.41%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.13%) SaltStack
13 10 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.75%) Dynatrace
14 8 (0.75%) Trend Micro
15 7 (0.66%) SAP
16 6 (0.56%) Cisco
16 6 (0.56%) HP
16 6 (0.56%) Informatica
16 6 (0.56%) Salesforce.com