Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 305 316 395
Rank change year-on-year +11 +79 +65
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,116 604 1,040
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.57% 2.59% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 765 500 829
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £53,053
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £102,500 £80,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £97,750 £102,750
UK median annual salary £79,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +17.78% -3.57% +7.69%

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 43,433 23,320 40,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.46% 36.71% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31,276 19,463 33,611
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +53 811 £85,000 +13.33% 83
South East -45 112 £60,000 - 18
North of England -76 70 £55,000 -2.65% 52
South West -60 67 £40,000 -38.46% 11
North West -51 37 £55,000 - 37
Midlands -88 36 £62,500 +31.58% 16
Yorkshire -84 28 £55,000 -8.33% 11
West Midlands -80 18 £52,500 +10.53% 12
East Midlands -41 15 £65,000 +8.33% 3
East of England -41 8 £56,250 -6.25% 19
North East -21 6 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1,057 (94.71%) AWS
2 600 (53.76%) Serverless
3 589 (52.78%) AWS Lambda
4 560 (50.18%) Python
5 559 (50.09%) Agile Software Development
6 523 (46.86%) Amazon S3
7 508 (45.52%) Java
8 441 (39.52%) SQL
9 421 (37.72%) DevOps
10 414 (37.10%) Software Engineering
11 395 (35.39%) Amazon RDS
12 386 (34.59%) Finance
13 377 (33.78%) Microservices
14 367 (32.89%) Web Services
15 347 (31.09%) JavaScript
16 328 (29.39%) Linux
17 319 (28.58%) Git (software)
18 305 (27.33%) Terraform
19 304 (27.24%) React
20 297 (26.61%) Docker
21 281 (25.18%) Full Stack Development
22 276 (24.73%) MySQL
23 258 (23.12%) Amazon ECS
24 241 (21.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
25 233 (20.88%) Kubernetes
26 224 (20.07%) AngularJS
27 219 (19.62%) Asset Management
28 212 (19.00%) PostgreSQL
29 210 (18.82%) Jenkins
30 207 (18.55%) Hedge funds

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
1 143 (12.81%) Apache
2 114 (10.22%) Elasticsearch
3 76 (6.81%) Apache Spark
4 73 (6.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 44 (3.94%) Confluence
6 34 (3.05%) nginx
7 28 (2.51%) WordPress
8 22 (1.97%) IIS
8 22 (1.97%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
10 19 (1.70%) CMS
11 13 (1.16%) Luigi
12 10 (0.90%) Red Hat Fuse
13 9 (0.81%) Drupal
13 9 (0.81%) JBoss
14 8 (0.72%) Mule
14 8 (0.72%) Mule ESB
15 5 (0.45%) Jetty
16 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.090%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (1.16%) Magento
2 9 (0.81%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,057 (94.71%) AWS
2 600 (53.76%) Serverless
3 589 (52.78%) AWS Lambda
4 523 (46.86%) Amazon S3
5 258 (23.12%) Amazon ECS
6 202 (18.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 200 (17.92%) Amazon SQS
8 180 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 131 (11.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 116 (10.39%) Azure
10 116 (10.39%) CloudFront
11 100 (8.96%) SaaS
12 79 (7.08%) GitHub
13 78 (6.99%) Amazon ELB
14 74 (6.63%) Route 53
15 70 (6.27%) Amazon Kinesis
16 68 (6.09%) GCP
17 63 (5.65%) Amazon Cognito
18 57 (5.11%) Amazon EKS
19 55 (4.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (8.60%) DNS
2 46 (4.12%) HTTP
3 38 (3.41%) VPN
4 29 (2.60%) Firewall
5 25 (2.24%) DHCP
6 24 (2.15%) SSL
7 22 (1.97%) Internet
8 20 (1.79%) Broadband
8 20 (1.79%) Network Security
9 19 (1.70%) TCP/IP
10 14 (1.25%) OpenVPN
10 14 (1.25%) VLAN
11 12 (1.08%) IPsec
12 11 (0.99%) BGP
12 11 (0.99%) HTTPS
12 11 (0.99%) IPv6
12 11 (0.99%) SNMP
13 10 (0.90%) SSH
14 9 (0.81%) SMTP
15 5 (0.45%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (35.39%) Amazon RDS
2 276 (24.73%) MySQL
3 241 (21.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 212 (19.00%) PostgreSQL
5 174 (15.59%) Amazon Aurora
6 163 (14.61%) Relational Database
7 134 (12.01%) SQL Server
8 107 (9.59%) NoSQL
9 91 (8.15%) Amazon Athena
10 87 (7.80%) Big Data
11 85 (7.62%) Redis
12 81 (7.26%) MariaDB
13 77 (6.90%) Apache Ignite
14 69 (6.18%) RDBMS
15 66 (5.91%) Hadoop
16 59 (5.29%) Amazon Redshift
17 45 (4.03%) MongoDB
18 41 (3.67%) HBase
19 39 (3.49%) Data Lake
19 39 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 319 (28.58%) Git (software)
2 210 (18.82%) Jenkins
3 145 (12.99%) JIRA
4 89 (7.97%) GitLab
5 65 (5.82%) Bitbucket
6 59 (5.29%) Maven
7 51 (4.57%) Selenium
8 43 (3.85%) webpack
9 39 (3.49%) JUnit
10 34 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 32 (2.87%) NUnit
12 31 (2.78%) SonarQube
13 26 (2.33%) Log4Net
13 26 (2.33%) SpecFlow
14 24 (2.15%) Cucumber
15 23 (2.06%) Visual Studio
16 20 (1.79%) CircleCI
16 20 (1.79%) Cypress.io
16 20 (1.79%) Mockito
16 20 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 386 (34.59%) Finance
2 176 (15.77%) Banking
3 151 (13.53%) Social Skills
4 89 (7.97%) Front Office
5 82 (7.35%) Presentation Skills
6 65 (5.82%) Marketing
6 65 (5.82%) Public Sector
7 53 (4.75%) Law
8 44 (3.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 42 (3.76%) Retail
10 41 (3.67%) Legal
11 35 (3.14%) Games
11 35 (3.14%) Local Government
11 35 (3.14%) Telecoms
12 27 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (1.34%) Wearables
14 14 (1.25%) Advertising
14 14 (1.25%) Electronics
15 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 498 (44.62%) Developer
2 337 (30.20%) Software Engineer
3 256 (22.94%) AWS Engineer
4 193 (17.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 165 (14.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 160 (14.34%) Python Engineer
7 142 (12.72%) Python Software Engineer
8 138 (12.37%) AWS Software Engineer
8 138 (12.37%) Python Developer
9 135 (12.10%) Java Developer
10 123 (11.02%) AWS Developer
11 81 (7.26%) AWS DevOps
11 81 (7.26%) Senior Developer
12 79 (7.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 78 (6.99%) Java Engineer
14 74 (6.63%) Data Engineer
15 72 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 70 (6.27%) Java Software Engineer
17 66 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
18 65 (5.82%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (32.89%) Web Services
2 304 (27.24%) React
3 224 (20.07%) AngularJS
4 203 (18.19%) REST
5 153 (13.71%) CSS
6 152 (13.62%) .NET
7 142 (12.72%) gRPC
8 140 (12.54%) Node.js
9 131 (11.74%) Vue.js
10 122 (10.93%) HTML
11 116 (10.39%) Kafka
11 116 (10.39%) Spring
12 89 (7.97%) RESTful
13 86 (7.71%) .NET Core
14 73 (6.54%) Spring Boot
15 70 (6.27%) RabbitMQ
16 63 (5.65%) React Native
17 56 (5.02%) Elastic Stack
17 56 (5.02%) SOAP
18 51 (4.57%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 207 (18.55%) Hedge funds
2 128 (11.47%) Pricing Data
3 99 (8.87%) User Experience
4 92 (8.24%) Equities
5 90 (8.06%) Derivative
5 90 (8.06%) Fixed Income
6 89 (7.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (4.12%) Legacy Systems
8 34 (3.05%) Blog
9 33 (2.96%) Mobile App
10 31 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
11 26 (2.33%) NHS
12 25 (2.24%) Data Centre
13 22 (1.97%) Data Structures
14 17 (1.52%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
15 15 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
17 12 (1.08%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 328 (29.39%) Linux
2 87 (7.80%) Unix
3 82 (7.35%) Windows
4 55 (4.93%) Android
4 55 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 47 (4.21%) CentOS
6 37 (3.32%) Ubuntu
7 36 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 15 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.27%) VMS
10 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.18%) Debian
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.090%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.090%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (50.09%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (37.72%) DevOps
3 414 (37.10%) Software Engineering
4 377 (33.78%) Microservices
5 281 (25.18%) Full Stack Development
6 219 (19.62%) Asset Management
7 188 (16.85%) TDD
8 155 (13.89%) Scrum
9 152 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
10 148 (13.26%) Investment Management
11 141 (12.63%) Data Management
12 132 (11.83%) Data Science
13 128 (11.47%) Enterprise Data Management
13 128 (11.47%) Project Delivery
14 117 (10.48%) Infrastructure as Code
15 111 (9.95%) Test Automation
16 106 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
17 103 (9.23%) OO
18 102 (9.14%) Artificial Intelligence
19 97 (8.69%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 560 (50.18%) Python
2 508 (45.52%) Java
3 441 (39.52%) SQL
4 347 (31.09%) JavaScript
5 188 (16.85%) TypeScript
6 163 (14.61%) C#
7 125 (11.20%) PHP
8 122 (10.93%) Scala
9 114 (10.22%) Kotlin
10 95 (8.51%) Bash Shell
11 91 (8.15%) Clojure
12 71 (6.36%) PowerShell
13 68 (6.09%) Ruby
14 53 (4.75%) ES6
15 41 (3.67%) Go
16 30 (2.69%) Shell Script
17 24 (2.15%) Java 8
18 21 (1.88%) C++
18 21 (1.88%) Groovy
19 18 (1.61%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 126 (11.29%) Degree
2 42 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.78%) AWS Certification
4 26 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 25 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.45%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.36%) CISSP
9 3 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.27%) PhD
10 2 (0.18%) CCIE
10 2 (0.18%) CCIE Data Center
10 2 (0.18%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (0.18%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.090%) CCSP
11 1 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.090%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.090%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.15%) QA
2 16 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.99%) ISO 13485
5 10 (0.90%) IEC 62304
6 9 (0.81%) SLA
7 5 (0.45%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.27%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.18%) CDISC
9 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.18%) GDPR
9 2 (0.18%) GxP
9 2 (0.18%) NIST
9 2 (0.18%) OpenSCAP
10 1 (0.090%) GLBA
10 1 (0.090%) PMO
10 1 (0.090%) SOC 2
System Software
1 297 (26.61%) Docker
2 38 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.79%) iptables
4 19 (1.70%) Postfix
5 15 (1.34%) Firmware
6 13 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.63%) Ceph
8 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.36%) vSphere
10 3 (0.27%) Varnish
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.090%) HDFS
12 1 (0.090%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 305 (27.33%) Terraform
2 233 (20.88%) Kubernetes
3 169 (15.14%) Ansible
4 90 (8.06%) Grafana
4 90 (8.06%) Puppet
5 42 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (3.49%) Prometheus
7 32 (2.87%) Graphite
8 30 (2.69%) Graylog
8 30 (2.69%) Opsgenie
9 28 (2.51%) Packer
10 16 (1.43%) Nagios
10 16 (1.43%) ZABBIX
11 12 (1.08%) Galera Cluster
12 11 (0.99%) Icinga
13 9 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (0.63%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.54%) Pingdom
15 6 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 96 (8.60%) Oracle
2 64 (5.73%) Sybase
3 44 (3.94%) Google
4 40 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 22 (1.97%) New Relic
6 19 (1.70%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.52%) Splunk
7 17 (1.52%) VMware
8 16 (1.43%) Apple
8 16 (1.43%) Atlassian
8 16 (1.43%) Percona
8 16 (1.43%) SAP
9 14 (1.25%) Talend
10 13 (1.16%) WooCommerce
11 12 (1.08%) Stackify
12 10 (0.90%) Sage
12 10 (0.90%) Zend
13 9 (0.81%) Okta
14 7 (0.63%) Facebook
14 7 (0.63%) Twitter