Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 313 365 451
Rank change year-on-year +52 +86 +80
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 580 967 939
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.83% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.46% 2.47% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 576 851 836
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £41,750 £43,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £128,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +12.50%

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 23,554 39,178 36,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.12% 33.79% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20,082 32,437 29,744
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,038
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +67 358 £85,000 +21.43% 43
North of England -1 73 £55,000 -12.00% 26
South West +97 55 £50,000 -13.04% 9
South East +100 35 £45,000 -30.77% 4
Yorkshire +55 33 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Midlands +44 32 £37,500 -34.78% 11
North West -16 29 £55,000 -12.00% 20
East of England +105 22 £55,000 -15.38% 7
West Midlands +26 19 £63,750 +6.25% 7
East Midlands +73 13 £37,500 - 4
North East +17 11 £45,000 -29.16% 1
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 561 (96.72%) AWS
2 370 (63.79%) Amazon S3
3 307 (52.93%) Python
4 284 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
5 276 (47.59%) Serverless
6 271 (46.72%) AWS Lambda
7 235 (40.52%) DevOps
8 226 (38.97%) Java
9 211 (36.38%) Amazon RDS
10 196 (33.79%) JavaScript
11 194 (33.45%) Web Services
12 189 (32.59%) SQL
13 186 (32.07%) Finance
14 176 (30.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 172 (29.66%) Linux
16 156 (26.90%) Software Engineering
17 153 (26.38%) AngularJS
18 138 (23.79%) Terraform
19 135 (23.28%) React
20 133 (22.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 132 (22.76%) Docker
22 116 (20.00%) Git (software)
23 108 (18.62%) Kubernetes
23 108 (18.62%) Vue.js
24 105 (18.10%) Asset Management
25 104 (17.93%) AWS CloudFormation
26 102 (17.59%) Jenkins
27 100 (17.24%) Kotlin
28 99 (17.07%) Front Office
28 99 (17.07%) Fixed Income

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 51 (8.79%) Apache
2 39 (6.72%) Tomcat
3 36 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (3.10%) nginx
5 13 (2.24%) Apache Spark
5 13 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.07%) Mule
6 12 (2.07%) Mule ESB
6 12 (2.07%) Red Hat Fuse
7 11 (1.90%) JBoss
8 7 (1.21%) Confluence
8 7 (1.21%) Moodle
9 6 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.03%) IIS
9 6 (1.03%) Luigi
10 5 (0.86%) WordPress
11 3 (0.52%) CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.17%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Shopify
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 561 (96.72%) AWS
2 370 (63.79%) Amazon S3
3 276 (47.59%) Serverless
4 271 (46.72%) AWS Lambda
5 133 (22.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 104 (17.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 94 (16.21%) Amazon ELB
8 89 (15.34%) Route 53
9 84 (14.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 81 (13.97%) Azure
11 64 (11.03%) Amazon ECS
12 59 (10.17%) Amazon EKS
13 55 (9.48%) SaaS
14 46 (7.93%) Amazon SQS
15 34 (5.86%) CloudFront
16 32 (5.52%) GCP
17 30 (5.17%) GitHub
18 25 (4.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 23 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
20 22 (3.79%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.00%) DNS
2 20 (3.45%) VPN
3 18 (3.10%) Firewall
4 15 (2.59%) HTTP
5 13 (2.24%) SSH
6 12 (2.07%) FTP
6 12 (2.07%) WebEx
7 8 (1.38%) SMTP
7 8 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.03%) Broadband
8 6 (1.03%) OpenVPN
9 5 (0.86%) Network Security
10 4 (0.69%) DHCP
10 4 (0.69%) Internet
11 3 (0.52%) SSL
12 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.34%) SAN
13 1 (0.17%) DSL
13 1 (0.17%) NAS
13 1 (0.17%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (36.38%) Amazon RDS
2 176 (30.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 91 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (9.66%) MySQL
5 49 (8.45%) SQL Server
6 42 (7.24%) NoSQL
7 37 (6.38%) MongoDB
8 33 (5.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 32 (5.52%) Apache Ignite
10 29 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (4.83%) Redis
12 27 (4.66%) Big Data
13 23 (3.97%) Relational Database
14 14 (2.41%) Amazon Aurora
14 14 (2.41%) GIS
15 11 (1.90%) Hadoop
16 10 (1.72%) Tableau
17 9 (1.55%) Amazon Athena
17 9 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
18 8 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 116 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 102 (17.59%) Jenkins
3 52 (8.97%) Maven
4 48 (8.28%) TeamCity
5 43 (7.41%) JIRA
6 34 (5.86%) GitLab
7 33 (5.69%) JUnit
8 25 (4.31%) SonarQube
9 20 (3.45%) Mockito
10 18 (3.10%) DbUnit
10 18 (3.10%) jMock
11 13 (2.24%) Bitbucket
11 13 (2.24%) GoCD
12 12 (2.07%) IntelliJ
13 10 (1.72%) Subversion
13 10 (1.72%) Vagrant
14 9 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (1.38%) CircleCI
15 8 (1.38%) Gradle
16 7 (1.21%) Cucumber
General
1 186 (32.07%) Finance
2 99 (17.07%) Front Office
3 48 (8.28%) Marketing
4 33 (5.69%) Banking
5 29 (5.00%) Public Sector
6 18 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.93%) Law
8 14 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.24%) Games
10 12 (2.07%) Electronics
10 12 (2.07%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.38%) Retail
12 6 (1.03%) Advertising
12 6 (1.03%) Publishing
13 4 (0.69%) Billing
13 4 (0.69%) Local Government
14 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (41.72%) Developer
2 131 (22.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 111 (19.14%) Software Engineer
4 103 (17.76%) Python Engineer
5 101 (17.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 99 (17.07%) Python Developer
7 91 (15.69%) Python Software Engineer
8 79 (13.62%) AWS Engineer
9 76 (13.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 59 (10.17%) Java Developer
10 59 (10.17%) JavaScript Engineer
11 56 (9.66%) AWS DevOps
12 49 (8.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 38 (6.55%) Full Stack Developer
14 36 (6.21%) Architect
15 35 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
16 33 (5.69%) Senior Developer
17 29 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
17 29 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 28 (4.83%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (33.45%) Web Services
2 153 (26.38%) AngularJS
3 135 (23.28%) React
4 108 (18.62%) Vue.js
5 66 (11.38%) Spring
6 56 (9.66%) HTML
7 54 (9.31%) CSS
7 54 (9.31%) REST
8 49 (8.45%) Node.js
9 47 (8.10%) RESTful
10 41 (7.07%) SOAP
11 31 (5.34%) .NET
11 31 (5.34%) Hibernate
12 24 (4.14%) Spring Boot
13 22 (3.79%) JSON
14 21 (3.62%) JPA
14 21 (3.62%) Lambda Expressions
15 20 (3.45%) Kafka
16 19 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
16 19 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (17.07%) Derivative
1 99 (17.07%) Equities
1 99 (17.07%) Fixed Income
1 99 (17.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 96 (16.55%) Hedge funds
3 28 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (4.83%) Public Cloud
4 17 (2.93%) User Experience
5 14 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.03%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.03%) e-Learning
9 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.03%) SCORM
10 5 (0.86%) PMI
10 5 (0.86%) Replication
10 5 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 172 (29.66%) Linux
2 54 (9.31%) Windows
3 25 (4.31%) CentOS
4 21 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (3.10%) Windows Server
6 16 (2.76%) Ubuntu
7 14 (2.41%) Unix
8 8 (1.38%) VMS
9 6 (1.03%) Android
9 6 (1.03%) Debian
10 5 (0.86%) Kali Linux
11 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.17%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.17%) Fedora
14 1 (0.17%) MVS
14 1 (0.17%) Solaris
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (40.52%) DevOps
3 156 (26.90%) Software Engineering
4 105 (18.10%) Asset Management
5 93 (16.03%) Microservices
6 77 (13.28%) TDD
7 75 (12.93%) Configuration Management
8 73 (12.59%) Infrastructure as Code
9 68 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (8.97%) Scrum
11 47 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (7.76%) BDD
13 41 (7.07%) Fintech
14 38 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (6.55%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.21%) Deployment Automation
16 35 (6.03%) Computer Science
17 31 (5.34%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (5.34%) Kanban
17 31 (5.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 307 (52.93%) Python
2 226 (38.97%) Java
3 196 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 189 (32.59%) SQL
5 100 (17.24%) Kotlin
6 97 (16.72%) TypeScript
7 66 (11.38%) PHP
8 62 (10.69%) Bash Shell
9 61 (10.52%) PowerShell
10 59 (10.17%) C#
11 54 (9.31%) Scala
12 32 (5.52%) Clojure
13 30 (5.17%) Ruby
14 28 (4.83%) Go
15 17 (2.93%) C++
16 14 (2.41%) Java 8
17 13 (2.24%) C
17 13 (2.24%) Shell Script
18 7 (1.21%) ES6
19 5 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (6.55%) Degree
2 28 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.14%) AWS Certification
5 8 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.34%) CISSP
7 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.34%) MCSE
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.17%) CISA
8 1 (0.17%) CISM
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.17%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.28%) QA
2 12 (2.07%) SLA
3 10 (1.72%) HIPAA
3 10 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.69%) GDPR
5 4 (0.69%) OpenSCAP
6 3 (0.52%) NIST
6 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 132 (22.76%) Docker
2 33 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.31%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.24%) Postfix
5 8 (1.38%) vSphere
6 5 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.52%) Varnish
7 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.52%) Xen
8 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.34%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 138 (23.79%) Terraform
2 108 (18.62%) Kubernetes
3 98 (16.90%) Ansible
4 61 (10.52%) Puppet
5 38 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.76%) Grafana
6 16 (2.76%) Prometheus
7 13 (2.24%) Kibana
8 12 (2.07%) logstash
8 12 (2.07%) SCCM
9 11 (1.90%) Rancher
10 10 (1.72%) Packer
10 10 (1.72%) Rundeck
11 9 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (1.21%) Nagios
13 6 (1.03%) Graylog
13 6 (1.03%) Istio
13 6 (1.03%) Opsgenie
14 5 (0.86%) Graphite
14 5 (0.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 41 (7.07%) Microsoft
1 41 (7.07%) VMware
2 26 (4.48%) Oracle
2 26 (4.48%) Splunk
3 25 (4.31%) Google
4 16 (2.76%) Cisco
5 12 (2.07%) Citrix
5 12 (2.07%) SAP
6 10 (1.72%) Alteryx
6 10 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.38%) IBM
8 7 (1.21%) Talend
9 6 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.03%) Hitachi
9 6 (1.03%) Qualys
9 6 (1.03%) Zend
10 5 (0.86%) AppDynamics
10 5 (0.86%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.69%) HubSpot
11 4 (0.69%) ServiceNow