Period
to 18 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon ECS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 396 467 660
Rank change year-on-year +71 +193 +337
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 685 402 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.75% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.79% 1.49% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 476 352 390
10th Percentile £52,000 £50,125 £52,500
25th Percentile £67,500 £59,688 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
75th Percentile £102,500 £108,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £138,500 £103,750
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%

Amazon ECS 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 38,311 27,060 39,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.99% 35.73% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28,824 22,411 32,205
10th Percentile £33,154 £32,500 £31,000
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% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon ECS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in England

Amazon ECS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon ECS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon ECS in England

Amazon ECS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon ECS in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in England

Amazon ECS
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 ECS within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +72 536 £85,000 - 50
North of England -41 47 £72,500 +11.54% 19
South East -1 44 £75,000 +1.69% 11
Midlands -19 31 £75,000 +57.89% 10
North West -33 26 £75,000 +15.38% 13
West Midlands -34 21 £80,000 +68.42% 10
South West -46 18 £71,250 +41.09% 7
Yorkshire -45 17 £70,000 +14.29% 3
East of England -10 10 £72,500 +23.40% 10
East Midlands -24 6 £45,000 -40.00%
North East - 4 £45,000 - 3
Amazon ECS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon ECS 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 ECS.

1 601 (87.74%) AWS
2 404 (58.98%) DevOps
3 400 (58.39%) Serverless
4 385 (56.20%) Python
5 373 (54.45%) Terraform
6 316 (46.13%) AWS Lambda
7 314 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
8 309 (45.11%) Docker
9 288 (42.04%) Microservices
10 282 (41.17%) Kubernetes
11 244 (35.62%) Infrastructure as Code
12 237 (34.60%) Java
13 227 (33.14%) Finance
14 221 (32.26%) Software Engineering
15 219 (31.97%) Amazon EC2
16 206 (30.07%) Web Services
17 202 (29.49%) PostgreSQL
18 166 (24.23%) AWS CloudFormation
19 165 (24.09%) Amazon EKS
20 163 (23.80%) Linux
21 162 (23.65%) Node.js
22 156 (22.77%) SQL
23 155 (22.63%) Amazon S3
24 154 (22.48%) JavaScript
25 147 (21.46%) Asset Management
25 147 (21.46%) Jenkins
26 136 (19.85%) Ansible
27 134 (19.56%) MySQL
28 133 (19.42%) Amazon RDS
29 125 (18.25%) React

Amazon ECS
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 53 (7.74%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (5.84%) Cloud Foundry
3 24 (3.50%) Apache
4 17 (2.48%) Apache Airflow
4 17 (2.48%) IIS
5 14 (2.04%) Confluence
5 14 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.90%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.75%) Apache Spark
7 12 (1.75%) nginx
8 9 (1.31%) JBoss
9 7 (1.02%) CloudStack
10 5 (0.73%) WordPress
11 4 (0.58%) Ethereum
12 3 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.44%) CMS
12 3 (0.44%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Shopify
2 4 (0.58%) Summit
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 601 (87.74%) AWS
2 400 (58.39%) Serverless
3 316 (46.13%) AWS Lambda
4 219 (31.97%) Amazon EC2
5 166 (24.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 165 (24.09%) Amazon EKS
7 155 (22.63%) Amazon S3
8 117 (17.08%) Amazon SQS
9 114 (16.64%) Azure
10 98 (14.31%) AWS Fargate
11 95 (13.87%) CloudFront
12 78 (11.39%) GCP
13 61 (8.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 56 (8.18%) GitHub
15 51 (7.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 49 (7.15%) PaaS
17 46 (6.72%) IaaS
17 46 (6.72%) SaaS
18 44 (6.42%) Route 53
19 42 (6.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 34 (4.96%) Network Security
3 21 (3.07%) Firewall
4 18 (2.63%) HTTP
5 12 (1.75%) DNS
6 10 (1.46%) VLAN
7 9 (1.31%) DMZ
7 9 (1.31%) VPN
8 6 (0.88%) SSH
9 5 (0.73%) OpenVPN
10 3 (0.44%) AMQP
10 3 (0.44%) Multicast
11 2 (0.29%) DHCP
11 2 (0.29%) WebEx
12 1 (0.15%) ICMP
12 1 (0.15%) Internet
12 1 (0.15%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (29.49%) PostgreSQL
2 134 (19.56%) MySQL
3 133 (19.42%) Amazon RDS
4 109 (15.91%) Relational Database
5 107 (15.62%) Amazon Aurora
6 85 (12.41%) SQL Server
7 83 (12.12%) RDBMS
8 77 (11.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 50 (7.30%) Redis
10 39 (5.69%) MongoDB
11 29 (4.23%) Amazon Athena
12 27 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (3.65%) NoSQL
14 16 (2.34%) Big Data
14 16 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.90%) MariaDB
16 10 (1.46%) BigQuery
16 10 (1.46%) Hadoop
17 9 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
18 7 (1.02%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 147 (21.46%) Jenkins
2 104 (15.18%) GitLab
3 88 (12.85%) Git (software)
4 61 (8.91%) Artifactory
5 42 (6.13%) JIRA
6 34 (4.96%) TeamCity
7 22 (3.21%) Bitbucket
8 19 (2.77%) Maven
9 18 (2.63%) Gradle
10 16 (2.34%) Selenium
10 16 (2.34%) SonarQube
11 15 (2.19%) CircleCI
11 15 (2.19%) Travis CI
12 14 (2.04%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.90%) Cypress.io
14 12 (1.75%) Mockito
15 10 (1.46%) GoCD
16 8 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
17 7 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 227 (33.14%) Finance
2 115 (16.79%) Banking
3 101 (14.74%) Social Skills
4 45 (6.57%) Public Sector
5 38 (5.55%) Presentation Skills
6 33 (4.82%) Legal
7 32 (4.67%) Local Government
8 25 (3.65%) Retail
9 22 (3.21%) Games
10 15 (2.19%) Marketing
11 11 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.73%) Wearables
14 4 (0.58%) Electronics
14 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 216 (31.53%) AWS Engineer
2 210 (30.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 179 (26.13%) Developer
4 172 (25.11%) Software Engineer
5 106 (15.47%) AWS Developer
6 100 (14.60%) AWS Software Engineer
7 96 (14.01%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 96 (14.01%) Python Engineer
8 79 (11.53%) Java Developer
9 72 (10.51%) Programmer
9 72 (10.51%) Software Programmer
10 69 (10.07%) Senior DevOps
10 69 (10.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 57 (8.32%) Site Engineer
11 57 (8.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 56 (8.18%) AWS DevOps
13 55 (8.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 55 (8.03%) Java Engineer
14 53 (7.74%) Python Developer
15 52 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (30.07%) Web Services
2 162 (23.65%) Node.js
3 125 (18.25%) React
4 105 (15.33%) gRPC
5 66 (9.64%) AngularJS
5 66 (9.64%) REST
6 49 (7.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 46 (6.72%) CSS
7 46 (6.72%) Spring
8 43 (6.28%) .NET
8 43 (6.28%) GraphQL
8 43 (6.28%) J2EE
9 42 (6.13%) Spring Boot
10 35 (5.11%) .NET Core
11 32 (4.67%) Angular 2
11 32 (4.67%) Elastic Stack
11 32 (4.67%) HTML
11 32 (4.67%) Sinatra
12 31 (4.53%) Kafka
13 26 (3.80%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.31%) Hedge funds
2 92 (13.43%) Pricing Data
3 68 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (5.55%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (4.96%) User Experience
6 32 (4.67%) Blog
7 21 (3.07%) Cloud Native
7 21 (3.07%) Mobile App
8 20 (2.92%) Algorithms
9 17 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 14 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.17%) Clustering
12 8 (1.17%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (0.58%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.29%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 163 (23.80%) Linux
2 50 (7.30%) Windows
3 41 (5.99%) Unix
4 29 (4.23%) CentOS
5 25 (3.65%) Ubuntu
6 14 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.61%) Android
8 10 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.73%) Mesosphere
11 3 (0.44%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.29%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (58.98%) DevOps
2 314 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (42.04%) Microservices
4 244 (35.62%) Infrastructure as Code
5 221 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 147 (21.46%) Asset Management
7 104 (15.18%) Project Delivery
8 100 (14.60%) Investment Management
9 94 (13.72%) Data Management
10 92 (13.43%) Enterprise Data Management
11 87 (12.70%) TDD
12 85 (12.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 79 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
14 75 (10.95%) Deployment Automation
15 73 (10.66%) Mentoring
16 72 (10.51%) Scrum
17 68 (9.93%) Configuration Management
18 67 (9.78%) Observability
19 61 (8.91%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 385 (56.20%) Python
2 237 (34.60%) Java
3 156 (22.77%) SQL
4 154 (22.48%) JavaScript
5 96 (14.01%) TypeScript
6 95 (13.87%) Bash Shell
7 76 (11.09%) Go
8 73 (10.66%) Ruby
9 56 (8.18%) C#
10 47 (6.86%) PHP
11 42 (6.13%) PowerShell
12 40 (5.84%) ES6
13 17 (2.48%) Java 8
14 12 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.17%) C
15 8 (1.17%) R
16 5 (0.73%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.73%) Dart
16 5 (0.73%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.58%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 28 (4.09%) AWS Certification
2 25 (3.65%) Degree
3 14 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.58%) PhD
7 2 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) FFIEC
8 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.72%) QA
2 7 (1.02%) GDPR
3 5 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.58%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) NIST
6 1 (0.15%) GLBA
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 309 (45.11%) Docker
2 9 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.73%) Ceph
4 5 (0.73%) NFS
5 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 373 (54.45%) Terraform
2 282 (41.17%) Kubernetes
3 136 (19.85%) Ansible
4 87 (12.70%) Prometheus
5 84 (12.26%) Puppet
6 65 (9.49%) Grafana
7 47 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (2.48%) Nagios
9 16 (2.34%) Graylog
10 12 (1.75%) Consul
11 11 (1.61%) Icinga
12 10 (1.46%) Docker Swarm
13 9 (1.31%) Istio
13 9 (1.31%) logstash
13 9 (1.31%) Rundeck
14 7 (1.02%) yum
14 7 (1.02%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.88%) Kibana
15 6 (0.88%) systemd
16 5 (0.73%) Rancher
Vendors
1 86 (12.55%) Oracle
2 72 (10.51%) Sybase
3 37 (5.40%) Google
4 22 (3.21%) YouTube
5 19 (2.77%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.77%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.04%) Instagram
6 14 (2.04%) Splunk
7 10 (1.46%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.46%) Facebook
8 9 (1.31%) Dynatrace
8 9 (1.31%) New Relic
9 7 (1.02%) Spotify
10 6 (0.88%) SendGrid
10 6 (0.88%) Stackify
11 5 (0.73%) Confluent
11 5 (0.73%) Guidewire
11 5 (0.73%) NetApp
11 5 (0.73%) VMware
11 5 (0.73%) WSO2