Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 363 423 585
Rank change year-on-year +60 +162 +287
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 965 265 531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.99% 1.47% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 628 240 451
10th Percentile £50,000 £57,250 £57,500
25th Percentile £63,750 £64,375 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% - +19.23%
75th Percentile £102,500 £122,500 £93,750
90th Percentile £132,500 £143,750 £118,750
UK median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +19.23%

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 48,393 17,973 40,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.87% 40.38% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33,949 15,412 33,622
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +33 757 £95,000 +10.14% 58
North of England -65 72 £70,000 +27.27% 21
North West -62 50 £70,000 +27.27% 13
South East -128 46 £50,000 -23.08% 10
South West -68 36 £67,500 +28.57% 6
Midlands -97 32 £71,250 -5.00% 11
West Midlands -103 20 £80,000 +39.13% 4
Yorkshire -94 17 £80,000 +23.08% 5
East of England -88 14 £71,250 -1.72% 10
East Midlands -75 12 £45,000 -40.00% 7
North East - 5 £45,000 - 3
Amazon ECS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 879 (91.09%) AWS
2 585 (60.62%) Python
3 567 (58.76%) Serverless
4 493 (51.09%) Docker
5 484 (50.16%) DevOps
5 484 (50.16%) Terraform
6 465 (48.19%) AWS Lambda
7 434 (44.97%) Microservices
8 424 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
9 392 (40.62%) Java
10 366 (37.93%) Software Engineering
11 330 (34.20%) Finance
12 322 (33.37%) Infrastructure as Code
13 319 (33.06%) Kubernetes
14 315 (32.64%) Web Services
15 293 (30.36%) Amazon EC2
16 266 (27.56%) SQL
17 263 (27.25%) Amazon S3
18 244 (25.28%) Asset Management
19 229 (23.73%) React
20 223 (23.11%) Test Automation
21 213 (22.07%) Node.js
21 213 (22.07%) AWS CloudFormation
22 212 (21.97%) Azure
23 209 (21.66%) PostgreSQL
24 208 (21.55%) JavaScript
25 203 (21.04%) Banking
26 192 (19.90%) Amazon Athena
27 185 (19.17%) Amazon SQS
28 177 (18.34%) QA

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
1 103 (10.67%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (1.97%) Apache
4 15 (1.55%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.04%) Confluence
5 10 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 9 (0.93%) IBM Domino
7 8 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (0.73%) CMS
8 7 (0.73%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.62%) JBoss
9 6 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.62%) WordPress
10 5 (0.52%) nginx
10 5 (0.52%) SAS
10 5 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.41%) Ethereum
11 4 (0.41%) IIS
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.28%) Magento
2 21 (2.18%) Shopify
3 11 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
5 4 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 879 (91.09%) AWS
2 567 (58.76%) Serverless
3 465 (48.19%) AWS Lambda
4 293 (30.36%) Amazon EC2
5 263 (27.25%) Amazon S3
6 213 (22.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 212 (21.97%) Azure
8 185 (19.17%) Amazon SQS
9 158 (16.37%) GCP
10 139 (14.40%) AWS Fargate
11 112 (11.61%) Amazon EKS
12 103 (10.67%) CloudFront
13 87 (9.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 77 (7.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 68 (7.05%) SaaS
16 62 (6.42%) GitHub
17 48 (4.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 44 (4.56%) Amazon Kinesis
19 43 (4.46%) PaaS
20 42 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.15%) TCP/IP
2 53 (5.49%) DNS
3 43 (4.46%) Network Security
4 21 (2.18%) AMQP
5 17 (1.76%) HTTP
6 16 (1.66%) Firewall
6 16 (1.66%) WebEx
7 7 (0.73%) Internet
8 6 (0.62%) DMZ
9 5 (0.52%) VPN
10 2 (0.21%) DSL
10 2 (0.21%) VLAN
11 1 (0.10%) BGP
11 1 (0.10%) IPsec
11 1 (0.10%) LAN
11 1 (0.10%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.10%) SSL
11 1 (0.10%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.10%) WAN
11 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (21.66%) PostgreSQL
2 192 (19.90%) Amazon Athena
3 171 (17.72%) Amazon Aurora
4 157 (16.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 147 (15.23%) Amazon RDS
6 106 (10.98%) Redis
7 103 (10.67%) MySQL
8 76 (7.88%) Relational Database
9 52 (5.39%) MongoDB
10 48 (4.97%) NoSQL
11 33 (3.42%) Big Data
12 26 (2.69%) RDBMS
12 26 (2.69%) SQL Server
13 21 (2.18%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (2.07%) Data Lake
15 16 (1.66%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.14%) BigQuery
16 11 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 164 (16.99%) Jenkins
2 127 (13.16%) GitLab
3 109 (11.30%) Git (software)
4 94 (9.74%) Artifactory
5 85 (8.81%) CircleCI
6 52 (5.39%) Selenium
7 49 (5.08%) TeamCity
8 47 (4.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 43 (4.46%) IBM UrbanCode
9 43 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 43 (4.46%) Travis CI
10 36 (3.73%) JIRA
11 32 (3.32%) Cypress.io
12 14 (1.45%) Bitbucket
13 9 (0.93%) PHPUnit
14 8 (0.83%) Maven
15 7 (0.73%) Grunt
15 7 (0.73%) JSUnit
15 7 (0.73%) Terragrunt
16 6 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 330 (34.20%) Finance
2 203 (21.04%) Banking
3 98 (10.16%) Social Skills
4 64 (6.63%) Retail
5 37 (3.83%) Public Sector
6 28 (2.90%) Games
7 26 (2.69%) Presentation Skills
8 23 (2.38%) Legal
8 23 (2.38%) Local Government
9 22 (2.28%) Marketing
10 20 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (1.97%) Automotive
12 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.04%) Wearables
13 9 (0.93%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.93%) Law
14 6 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.62%) Front Office
15 5 (0.52%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 289 (29.95%) AWS Engineer
2 264 (27.36%) Software Engineer
3 259 (26.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 258 (26.74%) Developer
5 153 (15.85%) AWS Software Engineer
6 123 (12.75%) AWS Developer
7 114 (11.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 101 (10.47%) Python Engineer
9 93 (9.64%) Python Developer
9 93 (9.64%) Site Engineer
9 93 (9.64%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 88 (9.12%) AWS DevOps
11 84 (8.70%) Java Developer
12 82 (8.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 80 (8.29%) Python Software Engineer
14 77 (7.98%) Java Engineer
15 74 (7.67%) Java Software Engineer
16 72 (7.46%) Cloud Engineer
17 66 (6.84%) Senior DevOps
18 62 (6.42%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (32.64%) Web Services
2 229 (23.73%) React
3 213 (22.07%) Node.js
4 162 (16.79%) gRPC
5 85 (8.81%) REST
6 79 (8.19%) GraphQL
7 75 (7.77%) Kafka
8 73 (7.56%) Elastic Stack
9 68 (7.05%) Django
10 66 (6.84%) AngularJS
11 57 (5.91%) CSS
12 48 (4.97%) HTML
13 46 (4.77%) J2EE
14 45 (4.66%) .NET
15 44 (4.56%) Next.js
15 44 (4.56%) Spring
16 42 (4.35%) React Native
17 41 (4.25%) Vue.js
18 40 (4.15%) Redux
19 38 (3.94%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 151 (15.65%) Hedge funds
1 151 (15.65%) Pricing Data
2 104 (10.78%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (4.04%) User Experience
4 37 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (3.63%) Legacy Systems
6 28 (2.90%) Legacy Code
7 26 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 23 (2.38%) Blog
8 23 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 23 (2.38%) Renewable Energy
9 21 (2.18%) Video\Live Streaming
10 18 (1.87%) Video on Demand
11 14 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.35%) PlayStation
13 12 (1.24%) Cloud Native
14 10 (1.04%) Social Media
15 9 (0.93%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.93%) iPhone
15 9 (0.93%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 157 (16.27%) Linux
2 76 (7.88%) Windows
3 43 (4.46%) Mesosphere
4 33 (3.42%) Unix
5 22 (2.28%) Android
5 22 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.55%) CentOS
7 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.21%) AIX
13 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (50.16%) DevOps
2 434 (44.97%) Microservices
3 424 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
4 366 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 322 (33.37%) Infrastructure as Code
6 244 (25.28%) Asset Management
7 223 (23.11%) Test Automation
8 169 (17.51%) Investment Management
8 169 (17.51%) Project Delivery
9 165 (17.10%) Data Management
10 161 (16.68%) Artificial Intelligence
11 160 (16.58%) Analytics
12 157 (16.27%) Data Science
13 153 (15.85%) TDD
14 151 (15.65%) Enterprise Data Management
15 133 (13.78%) Mentoring
16 127 (13.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 109 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
18 99 (10.26%) Deployment Automation
18 99 (10.26%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 585 (60.62%) Python
2 392 (40.62%) Java
3 266 (27.56%) SQL
4 208 (21.55%) JavaScript
5 153 (15.85%) Go
6 152 (15.75%) TypeScript
7 99 (10.26%) Bash Shell
8 66 (6.84%) PHP
9 63 (6.53%) Ruby
10 60 (6.22%) PowerShell
11 53 (5.49%) C#
12 29 (3.01%) Java 11
13 27 (2.80%) ES6
14 14 (1.45%) C++
14 14 (1.45%) Java 8
15 11 (1.14%) Apple Swift
16 9 (0.93%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.52%) R
17 5 (0.52%) Rust
17 5 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (1.97%) Security Cleared
2 15 (1.55%) AWS Certification
2 15 (1.55%) Degree
2 15 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.41%) PhD
4 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.21%) MBA
4 2 (0.21%) OCP
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (18.34%) QA
2 10 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.10%) IFRS
7 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.10%) NCSC
7 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 493 (51.09%) Docker
2 24 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.73%) XenApp
6 6 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.31%) Ceph
7 3 (0.31%) NFS
8 2 (0.21%) Varnish
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 484 (50.16%) Terraform
2 319 (33.06%) Kubernetes
3 144 (14.92%) Ansible
4 137 (14.20%) Prometheus
5 104 (10.78%) Grafana
6 82 (8.50%) Opscode Chef
6 82 (8.50%) Puppet
7 45 (4.66%) Consul
8 43 (4.46%) Automic
9 41 (4.25%) Kibana
10 32 (3.32%) logstash
11 17 (1.76%) Nagios
12 16 (1.66%) Packer
13 14 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
14 11 (1.14%) Rancher
15 10 (1.04%) yum
16 7 (0.73%) SCCM
16 7 (0.73%) SCOM
16 7 (0.73%) SCOrch
16 7 (0.73%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (6.22%) Splunk
2 56 (5.80%) Google
3 39 (4.04%) Oracle
4 33 (3.42%) YouTube
5 25 (2.59%) Microsoft
6 21 (2.18%) Instagram
7 20 (2.07%) Sybase
8 17 (1.76%) Facebook
9 13 (1.35%) Apple
9 13 (1.35%) New Relic
9 13 (1.35%) VMware
10 10 (1.04%) HP
10 10 (1.04%) Spotify
11 9 (0.93%) Dell
12 8 (0.83%) Citrix
12 8 (0.83%) Pega
12 8 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.83%) WSO2
13 7 (0.73%) Confluent
14 6 (0.62%) PagerDuty