Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 314 393 417
Rank change year-on-year +79 +24 +53
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 728 793 1,016
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.98% 0.76% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.37% 2.16% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 576 666 821
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,470 £45,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £77,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £71,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +9.23% -7.14% +12.00%

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 30,751 36,657 38,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.59% 34.91% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25,482 30,417 31,536
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +63 454 £82,500 +17.86% 98
North of England -18 82 £55,000 -8.58% 37
South West +69 78 £50,000 -14.89% 13
South East +53 50 £65,000 +8.33% 11
North West -27 39 £55,000 -8.33% 25
Yorkshire 0 33 £60,000 -4.76% 9
Midlands +3 31 £65,000 +23.81% 16
East of England +67 24 £65,000 +1.96% 2
West Midlands -21 14 £75,000 +25.00% 12
East Midlands +26 13 £37,500 - 4
North East +22 10 £45,000 -25.40% 3
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 698 (95.88%) AWS
2 375 (51.51%) Amazon S3
3 364 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (48.90%) Python
5 337 (46.29%) Serverless
6 332 (45.60%) AWS Lambda
7 317 (43.54%) Amazon RDS
8 305 (41.90%) DevOps
9 288 (39.56%) Java
10 227 (31.18%) SQL
11 224 (30.77%) Linux
12 201 (27.61%) Docker
13 198 (27.20%) Microservices
14 196 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
15 195 (26.79%) Finance
16 192 (26.37%) Git (software)
17 189 (25.96%) Terraform
18 188 (25.82%) Web Services
19 187 (25.69%) Software Engineering
20 176 (24.18%) JavaScript
21 174 (23.90%) Jenkins
22 153 (21.02%) Kubernetes
23 152 (20.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 152 (20.88%) Amazon ECS
24 150 (20.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
25 146 (20.05%) AWS CloudFormation
26 143 (19.64%) MySQL
27 127 (17.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 127 (17.45%) React
28 120 (16.48%) 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 84 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (8.38%) Apache
3 39 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 27 (3.71%) Apache Spark
5 21 (2.88%) Confluence
6 20 (2.75%) nginx
7 18 (2.47%) Apache Airflow
7 18 (2.47%) Red Hat Fuse
8 17 (2.34%) Mule
8 17 (2.34%) Mule ESB
9 16 (2.20%) JBoss
9 16 (2.20%) WordPress
10 12 (1.65%) Luigi
11 11 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.37%) CMS
13 8 (1.10%) IIS
14 7 (0.96%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.41%) Moodle
16 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Shopify
2 9 (1.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 698 (95.88%) AWS
2 375 (51.51%) Amazon S3
3 337 (46.29%) Serverless
4 332 (45.60%) AWS Lambda
5 152 (20.88%) Amazon ECS
5 152 (20.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 146 (20.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 127 (17.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 113 (15.52%) Amazon SQS
9 90 (12.36%) Amazon ELB
10 80 (10.99%) Amazon EKS
10 80 (10.99%) Azure
11 74 (10.16%) Route 53
12 69 (9.48%) CloudFront
13 61 (8.38%) SaaS
14 46 (6.32%) GitHub
15 44 (6.04%) GCP
16 33 (4.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 31 (4.26%) AWS CloudTrail
18 28 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.18%) DNS
2 33 (4.53%) VPN
3 23 (3.16%) Firewall
4 22 (3.02%) HTTP
5 16 (2.20%) SSH
6 15 (2.06%) OpenVPN
7 12 (1.65%) DHCP
7 12 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.51%) FTP
8 11 (1.51%) Internet
9 9 (1.24%) Network Security
10 7 (0.96%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.96%) SMTP
10 7 (0.96%) SSL
11 6 (0.82%) Broadband
11 6 (0.82%) SAN
12 5 (0.69%) BGP
12 5 (0.69%) IPsec
12 5 (0.69%) IPv6
12 5 (0.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (43.54%) Amazon RDS
2 196 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
3 150 (20.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 143 (19.64%) MySQL
5 101 (13.87%) Relational Database
6 89 (12.23%) SQL Server
7 71 (9.75%) NoSQL
8 64 (8.79%) Amazon Aurora
9 61 (8.38%) RDBMS
10 52 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 51 (7.01%) MongoDB
12 39 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
13 37 (5.08%) Redis
14 33 (4.53%) Big Data
15 31 (4.26%) Apache Ignite
16 22 (3.02%) Hadoop
17 19 (2.61%) BigQuery
18 15 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (1.51%) Tableau
20 10 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 192 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 174 (23.90%) Jenkins
3 66 (9.07%) JIRA
4 62 (8.52%) Maven
5 57 (7.83%) GitLab
6 37 (5.08%) JUnit
7 34 (4.67%) SonarQube
7 34 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 29 (3.98%) Bitbucket
9 19 (2.61%) IntelliJ
10 18 (2.47%) Cucumber
11 17 (2.34%) Mockito
12 14 (1.92%) DbUnit
12 14 (1.92%) jMock
13 13 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (1.79%) GoCD
14 12 (1.65%) Cypress.io
14 12 (1.65%) Selenium
14 12 (1.65%) Visual Studio
15 11 (1.51%) ReSharper
General
1 195 (26.79%) Finance
2 79 (10.85%) Marketing
3 74 (10.16%) Banking
4 46 (6.32%) Public Sector
5 34 (4.67%) Front Office
6 28 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 24 (3.30%) Games
8 20 (2.75%) Retail
9 19 (2.61%) Electronics
10 18 (2.47%) Law
10 18 (2.47%) Manufacturing
11 17 (2.34%) Advertising
12 14 (1.92%) Legal
13 11 (1.51%) Local Government
14 10 (1.37%) Publishing
15 8 (1.10%) Automotive
15 8 (1.10%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.55%) Billing
16 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 274 (37.64%) Developer
2 141 (19.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 132 (18.13%) AWS Engineer
4 128 (17.58%) Software Engineer
5 92 (12.64%) Java Developer
6 86 (11.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 78 (10.71%) Python Developer
7 78 (10.71%) Python Engineer
8 62 (8.52%) Python Software Engineer
9 61 (8.38%) Senior Developer
10 58 (7.97%) AWS Developer
11 55 (7.55%) AWS Software Engineer
12 52 (7.14%) Programmer
12 52 (7.14%) Software Programmer
13 51 (7.01%) Data Engineer
14 48 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
15 45 (6.18%) Architect
15 45 (6.18%) AWS DevOps
16 40 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
17 39 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (25.82%) Web Services
2 127 (17.45%) React
3 120 (16.48%) AngularJS
4 82 (11.26%) REST
5 79 (10.85%) CSS
6 78 (10.71%) Spring
7 76 (10.44%) HTML
8 74 (10.16%) Node.js
9 64 (8.79%) RESTful
10 62 (8.52%) Vue.js
11 61 (8.38%) gRPC
12 52 (7.14%) Kafka
13 45 (6.18%) .NET
14 41 (5.63%) SOAP
15 39 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
16 31 (4.26%) Hibernate
17 30 (4.12%) J2EE
17 30 (4.12%) Spring Boot
18 29 (3.98%) JSON
19 28 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.36%) Hedge funds
2 52 (7.14%) Pricing Data
3 35 (4.81%) Derivative
3 35 (4.81%) Equities
3 35 (4.81%) Fixed Income
4 34 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (2.61%) User Experience
8 17 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.92%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (1.51%) Blog
12 11 (1.51%) Cloud Native
12 11 (1.51%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.10%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 224 (30.77%) Linux
2 65 (8.93%) Windows
3 34 (4.67%) CentOS
4 30 (4.12%) Unix
5 29 (3.98%) Ubuntu
6 23 (3.16%) Android
7 21 (2.88%) Windows Server
8 19 (2.61%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.24%) VMS
11 8 (1.10%) Debian
12 5 (0.69%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.14%) Fedora
15 1 (0.14%) MVS
15 1 (0.14%) Solaris
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (41.90%) DevOps
3 198 (27.20%) Microservices
4 187 (25.69%) Software Engineering
5 114 (15.66%) TDD
6 92 (12.64%) Scrum
7 88 (12.09%) Asset Management
8 87 (11.95%) Infrastructure as Code
9 73 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (8.38%) Computer Science
12 60 (8.24%) Data Management
12 60 (8.24%) Fintech
13 59 (8.10%) BDD
13 59 (8.10%) Configuration Management
14 57 (7.83%) Investment Management
15 55 (7.55%) Project Delivery
16 54 (7.42%) Mentoring
17 53 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 356 (48.90%) Python
2 288 (39.56%) Java
3 227 (31.18%) SQL
4 176 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 98 (13.46%) PHP
6 91 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 84 (11.54%) C#
8 74 (10.16%) Bash Shell
9 72 (9.89%) Scala
10 50 (6.87%) PowerShell
11 48 (6.59%) Ruby
12 45 (6.18%) Kotlin
13 42 (5.77%) Go
14 36 (4.95%) Clojure
15 31 (4.26%) Java 8
16 27 (3.71%) Shell Script
17 26 (3.57%) ES6
18 14 (1.92%) C
18 14 (1.92%) C++
19 11 (1.51%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 69 (9.48%) Degree
2 41 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.30%) AWS Certification
4 18 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.41%) CISSP
7 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CCIE
8 2 (0.27%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (0.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (0.27%) CISA
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CISM
8 2 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.27%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) FFIEC
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.95%) QA
2 11 (1.51%) HIPAA
2 11 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.82%) GDPR
4 6 (0.82%) OpenSCAP
4 6 (0.82%) SLA
5 5 (0.69%) NIST
5 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.41%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.27%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.27%) PMO
8 1 (0.14%) GLBA
System Software
1 201 (27.61%) Docker
2 21 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.24%) Postfix
5 6 (0.82%) iptables
6 4 (0.55%) vSphere
7 3 (0.41%) Xen
8 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.14%) Ceph
9 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 189 (25.96%) Terraform
2 153 (21.02%) Kubernetes
3 117 (16.07%) Ansible
4 55 (7.55%) Puppet
5 39 (5.36%) Grafana
6 37 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (4.67%) Prometheus
8 16 (2.20%) logstash
9 14 (1.92%) Kibana
10 11 (1.51%) Graylog
10 11 (1.51%) Opsgenie
11 10 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
11 10 (1.37%) Rancher
11 10 (1.37%) Rundeck
12 9 (1.24%) Nagios
12 9 (1.24%) Packer
13 8 (1.10%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.69%) Icinga
14 5 (0.69%) Nessus
14 5 (0.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 77 (10.58%) Oracle
2 52 (7.14%) Sybase
3 34 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (3.71%) VMware
5 26 (3.57%) Google
6 20 (2.75%) Splunk
7 18 (2.47%) SAP
8 13 (1.79%) IBM
9 11 (1.51%) Talend
9 11 (1.51%) WooCommerce
10 10 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.24%) Zend
12 7 (0.96%) Alteryx
12 7 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.82%) Cisco
13 6 (0.82%) Qualys
13 6 (0.82%) Stackify
14 5 (0.69%) Guidewire
15 4 (0.55%) Birst
15 4 (0.55%) SolarWinds