Period
to 27 September 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 September 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 287 375 476
Rank change year-on-year +88 +101 +78
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 477 1,079 965
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.09% 0.83% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% 2.64% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 486 916 859
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +15.56%
10th Percentile £43,125 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £128,750 £100,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +16.07%

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 17,311 40,808 38,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.52% 31.48% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,539 33,480 31,398
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.84%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +68 302 £80,000 +3.23% 61
North of England +119 56 £60,000 - 27
South West +107 47 £65,000 +20.93% 10
South East +158 38 £65,000 - 11
Yorkshire +168 34 £62,500 +25.00% 8
Midlands +78 19 £45,000 -18.18% 7
North West +47 17 £61,250 -2.00% 18
East of England +147 15 £70,000 +12.00% 2
West Midlands +43 11 £35,000 -39.13% 6
East Midlands +101 8 £67,500 +22.73% 1
North East +23 5 £45,000 - 1
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 469 (98.32%) AWS
2 288 (60.38%) Amazon S3
3 250 (52.41%) Python
4 228 (47.80%) Serverless
5 219 (45.91%) AWS Lambda
6 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (40.04%) Java
8 176 (36.90%) DevOps
9 166 (34.80%) JavaScript
10 150 (31.45%) SQL
10 150 (31.45%) Amazon RDS
11 137 (28.72%) Web Services
12 136 (28.51%) Software Engineering
13 132 (27.67%) Linux
14 129 (27.04%) Finance
15 124 (26.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 113 (23.69%) Terraform
17 107 (22.43%) Docker
18 104 (21.80%) Kubernetes
19 103 (21.59%) AngularJS
20 100 (20.96%) Git (software)
21 98 (20.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 96 (20.13%) React
23 95 (19.92%) AWS CloudFormation
24 93 (19.50%) Jenkins
25 89 (18.66%) Route 53
26 86 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
27 81 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
28 77 (16.14%) Asset Management
29 76 (15.93%) Vue.js

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 31 (6.50%) Apache Spark
2 30 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.14%) Apache
3 15 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.52%) Apache Airflow
6 11 (2.31%) Moodle
7 10 (2.10%) Confluence
7 10 (2.10%) Luigi
8 7 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.47%) nginx
9 6 (1.26%) IIS
10 4 (0.84%) Hyperledger
11 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.42%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Eikon
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 469 (98.32%) AWS
2 288 (60.38%) Amazon S3
3 228 (47.80%) Serverless
4 219 (45.91%) AWS Lambda
5 98 (20.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 95 (19.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 89 (18.66%) Route 53
8 74 (15.51%) Amazon ELB
9 70 (14.68%) Azure
10 69 (14.47%) Amazon ECS
11 57 (11.95%) SaaS
12 47 (9.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 43 (9.01%) Amazon EKS
14 27 (5.66%) Amazon Kinesis
15 24 (5.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 22 (4.61%) Amazon EMR
16 22 (4.61%) AWS CodeDeploy
16 22 (4.61%) GitHub
17 20 (4.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 20 (4.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.71%) DNS
2 26 (5.45%) Firewall
3 19 (3.98%) VPN
4 15 (3.14%) Network Security
5 14 (2.94%) WebEx
6 10 (2.10%) Broadband
6 10 (2.10%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.26%) DHCP
7 6 (1.26%) HTTP
7 6 (1.26%) Skype
7 6 (1.26%) SNMP
8 5 (1.05%) Internet
8 5 (1.05%) IPv6
8 5 (1.05%) RTP
9 4 (0.84%) FTP
9 4 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.84%) SMTP
9 4 (0.84%) SSH
10 3 (0.63%) VLAN
10 3 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (31.45%) Amazon RDS
2 124 (26.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 86 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (13.21%) MySQL
5 59 (12.37%) SQL Server
6 53 (11.11%) Big Data
7 47 (9.85%) MongoDB
8 43 (9.01%) NoSQL
9 29 (6.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 27 (5.66%) Hadoop
10 27 (5.66%) Redis
11 26 (5.45%) Relational Database
12 25 (5.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (2.52%) Amazon Athena
15 10 (2.10%) Azkaban
15 10 (2.10%) MariaDB
15 10 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 100 (20.96%) Git (software)
2 93 (19.50%) Jenkins
3 40 (8.39%) SonarQube
4 39 (8.18%) Maven
5 38 (7.97%) JIRA
6 34 (7.13%) JUnit
7 33 (6.92%) DbUnit
7 33 (6.92%) jMock
7 33 (6.92%) Mockito
8 30 (6.29%) TeamCity
9 20 (4.19%) GitLab
10 11 (2.31%) Codeship
10 11 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (2.10%) CircleCI
11 10 (2.10%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.47%) Bitbucket Server
13 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (1.26%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.26%) Gradle
General
1 129 (27.04%) Finance
2 74 (15.51%) Front Office
3 38 (7.97%) Banking
4 32 (6.71%) Investment Banking
5 20 (4.19%) Marketing
6 13 (2.73%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.31%) Back Office
8 10 (2.10%) Law
8 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.47%) Games
10 5 (1.05%) Advertising
10 5 (1.05%) Local Government
11 2 (0.42%) Billing
11 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 180 (37.74%) Developer
2 115 (24.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 86 (18.03%) Software Engineer
4 78 (16.35%) Python Engineer
5 72 (15.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 70 (14.68%) AWS Engineer
7 69 (14.47%) Python Software Engineer
8 62 (13.00%) AWS DevOps
9 61 (12.79%) Python Developer
10 54 (11.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 46 (9.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 43 (9.01%) Java Developer
12 43 (9.01%) JavaScript Engineer
13 41 (8.60%) Senior DevOps
14 36 (7.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 25 (5.24%) Architect
16 22 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
16 22 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (4.40%) Senior Developer
18 19 (3.98%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (28.72%) Web Services
2 103 (21.59%) AngularJS
3 96 (20.13%) React
4 76 (15.93%) Vue.js
5 62 (13.00%) REST
6 55 (11.53%) Spring
7 50 (10.48%) SOAP
8 44 (9.22%) RESTful
9 42 (8.81%) .NET
10 36 (7.55%) Kafka
11 34 (7.13%) Node.js
12 33 (6.92%) PowerMock
13 31 (6.50%) HTML
14 29 (6.08%) CSS
15 27 (5.66%) Hibernate
16 24 (5.03%) XML
17 23 (4.82%) Lambda Expressions
18 22 (4.61%) J2EE
19 21 (4.40%) Apache Camel
20 20 (4.19%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.51%) Derivative
1 74 (15.51%) Equities
1 74 (15.51%) Fixed Income
1 74 (15.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 71 (14.88%) Hedge funds
3 30 (6.29%) Public Cloud
4 21 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.77%) User Experience
6 17 (3.56%) Algorithms
7 16 (3.35%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.73%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.31%) Cloud Native
9 11 (2.31%) e-Learning
9 11 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.31%) SCORM
10 10 (2.10%) Replication
10 10 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.47%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 132 (27.67%) Linux
2 52 (10.90%) Windows
3 26 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (4.82%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.98%) Unix
6 18 (3.77%) CentOS
7 11 (2.31%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.47%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.63%) VMS
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.21%) SUSE
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (36.90%) DevOps
3 136 (28.51%) Software Engineering
4 81 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (16.14%) Asset Management
6 75 (15.72%) TDD
7 62 (13.00%) Scrum
8 59 (12.37%) Configuration Management
9 56 (11.74%) Microservices
10 42 (8.81%) Open Source
11 41 (8.60%) BDD
12 40 (8.39%) OO
13 34 (7.13%) Kanban
14 33 (6.92%) Investment Management
15 32 (6.71%) Data Science
15 32 (6.71%) Infrastructure as Code
16 30 (6.29%) Auto-Scaling
17 29 (6.08%) Migration
18 28 (5.87%) Infrastructure Automation
19 26 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 250 (52.41%) Python
2 191 (40.04%) Java
3 166 (34.80%) JavaScript
4 150 (31.45%) SQL
5 75 (15.72%) Kotlin
6 66 (13.84%) Bash Shell
7 63 (13.21%) TypeScript
8 42 (8.81%) PowerShell
9 35 (7.34%) Ruby
10 32 (6.71%) C#
10 32 (6.71%) PHP
11 30 (6.29%) Scala
12 18 (3.77%) C++
13 14 (2.94%) VB.NET
14 13 (2.73%) Perl
15 12 (2.52%) Go
16 11 (2.31%) Clojure
16 11 (2.31%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.89%) Shell Script
18 7 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.85%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.08%) Degree
4 19 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (3.35%) AWS Certification
6 9 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.84%) CCSP
8 4 (0.84%) CISSP
8 4 (0.84%) MCSE
8 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.63%) CCNA
9 3 (0.63%) PhD
9 3 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.21%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.14%) SLA
2 5 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.84%) HIPAA
3 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 107 (22.43%) Docker
2 49 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.08%) vSphere
4 20 (4.19%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.52%) Postfix
6 9 (1.89%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.47%) GlusterFS
8 6 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.05%) Varnish
9 5 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.42%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.42%) zsh
12 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.21%) BIND 9
12 1 (0.21%) HDFS
12 1 (0.21%) LXC
12 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 113 (23.69%) Terraform
2 104 (21.80%) Kubernetes
3 64 (13.42%) Ansible
4 43 (9.01%) Puppet
5 30 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.94%) SCCM
7 11 (2.31%) Grafana
7 11 (2.31%) Nagios
7 11 (2.31%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 8 (1.68%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.26%) Packer
10 4 (0.84%) Mesos
11 3 (0.63%) Marathon
12 2 (0.42%) Icinga
12 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.42%) Scalr
13 1 (0.21%) Istio
13 1 (0.21%) Rancher
13 1 (0.21%) Salt
13 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (11.32%) VMware
2 44 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.87%) Oracle
4 24 (5.03%) Google
5 20 (4.19%) Splunk
6 19 (3.98%) Cisco
7 16 (3.35%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.94%) Citrix
9 12 (2.52%) NetIQ
10 8 (1.68%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.68%) Dynatrace
10 8 (1.68%) IBM
11 7 (1.47%) Hitachi
11 7 (1.47%) Tableau
12 6 (1.26%) New Relic
13 5 (1.05%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.05%) ForgeRock
13 5 (1.05%) HubSpot
13 5 (1.05%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.84%) Alteryx