Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 208 269 290
Rank change year-on-year +61 +21 +62
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 811 366 652
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.80% 1.24% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.77% 3.06% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 571 302 553
10th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £70,000 £61,563 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £105,000 £87,500 £91,250
90th Percentile £132,500 £107,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +18.52% -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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 21,524 11,960 19,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.79% 40.65% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14,284 9,951 16,532
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England 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 London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in London.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London +4 98 £82,500 +17.86% 26
South London -15 24 £72,500 -9.38% 3
West London -42 6 £85,000 +13.33% 4
East London +4 1 £75,000 - 6
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 764 (94.20%) AWS
2 497 (61.28%) Serverless
3 494 (60.91%) AWS Lambda
4 465 (57.34%) Python
5 441 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
6 397 (48.95%) Java
7 396 (48.83%) Amazon S3
8 366 (45.13%) SQL
9 328 (40.44%) Software Engineering
10 308 (37.98%) Finance
11 300 (36.99%) Microservices
12 294 (36.25%) Web Services
13 274 (33.79%) DevOps
14 266 (32.80%) Amazon RDS
15 257 (31.69%) JavaScript
16 222 (27.37%) Amazon ECS
17 218 (26.88%) React
18 217 (26.76%) MySQL
18 217 (26.76%) Git (software)
19 213 (26.26%) Asset Management
20 204 (25.15%) Hedge funds
21 197 (24.29%) Docker
22 186 (22.93%) PostgreSQL
23 180 (22.19%) Terraform
24 173 (21.33%) Linux
25 171 (21.09%) AngularJS
25 171 (21.09%) Amazon Aurora
26 169 (20.84%) Kubernetes
27 161 (19.85%) TypeScript
28 153 (18.87%) Amazon DynamoDB

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 121 (14.92%) Apache
2 79 (9.74%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (4.19%) Apache Spark
3 34 (4.19%) Confluence
4 25 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 23 (2.84%) IIS
6 21 (2.59%) nginx
7 18 (2.22%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (1.48%) Luigi
9 9 (1.11%) Drupal
9 9 (1.11%) WordPress
10 5 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.49%) CMS
11 4 (0.49%) Jetty
11 4 (0.49%) Magnolia
11 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.25%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 764 (94.20%) AWS
2 497 (61.28%) Serverless
3 494 (60.91%) AWS Lambda
4 396 (48.83%) Amazon S3
5 222 (27.37%) Amazon ECS
6 143 (17.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 137 (16.89%) Amazon SQS
8 119 (14.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 81 (9.99%) CloudFront
10 79 (9.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 77 (9.49%) Azure
12 75 (9.25%) SaaS
13 63 (7.77%) Amazon ELB
13 63 (7.77%) GCP
14 61 (7.52%) GitHub
15 54 (6.66%) Route 53
16 49 (6.04%) Amazon EKS
17 46 (5.67%) Amazon Cognito
18 42 (5.18%) IaaS
19 33 (4.07%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.38%) DNS
2 40 (4.93%) HTTP
3 17 (2.10%) SSL
4 16 (1.97%) DHCP
5 15 (1.85%) Firewall
6 14 (1.73%) Network Security
6 14 (1.73%) VPN
7 13 (1.60%) Broadband
7 13 (1.60%) Internet
7 13 (1.60%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.36%) VLAN
9 7 (0.86%) SMTP
10 6 (0.74%) SSH
11 5 (0.62%) BGP
11 5 (0.62%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.62%) IPsec
11 5 (0.62%) IPv6
11 5 (0.62%) OpenVPN
11 5 (0.62%) RTP
11 5 (0.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (32.80%) Amazon RDS
2 217 (26.76%) MySQL
3 186 (22.93%) PostgreSQL
4 171 (21.09%) Amazon Aurora
5 153 (18.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 122 (15.04%) SQL Server
7 115 (14.18%) Relational Database
8 81 (9.99%) NoSQL
9 79 (9.74%) Amazon Athena
10 77 (9.49%) Redis
11 73 (9.00%) Apache Ignite
12 71 (8.75%) RDBMS
13 56 (6.91%) Amazon Redshift
14 44 (5.43%) Big Data
15 39 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
16 36 (4.44%) MariaDB
17 34 (4.19%) BigQuery
18 26 (3.21%) Hadoop
18 26 (3.21%) MongoDB
19 20 (2.47%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 217 (26.76%) Git (software)
2 134 (16.52%) Jenkins
3 103 (12.70%) JIRA
4 54 (6.66%) GitLab
5 44 (5.43%) Maven
6 40 (4.93%) Bitbucket
7 35 (4.32%) Selenium
8 28 (3.45%) webpack
9 27 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (3.33%) NUnit
10 26 (3.21%) Log4Net
10 26 (3.21%) SonarQube
10 26 (3.21%) SpecFlow
11 25 (3.08%) JUnit
12 19 (2.34%) TeamCity
13 17 (2.10%) CircleCI
13 17 (2.10%) Mockito
14 16 (1.97%) Cypress.io
15 15 (1.85%) DbUnit
15 15 (1.85%) jMock
General
1 308 (37.98%) Finance
2 138 (17.02%) Banking
3 85 (10.48%) Front Office
4 75 (9.25%) Social Skills
5 42 (5.18%) Public Sector
6 39 (4.81%) Marketing
7 35 (4.32%) Retail
8 31 (3.82%) Legal
9 28 (3.45%) Presentation Skills
10 25 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (3.08%) Local Government
11 23 (2.84%) Games
12 13 (1.60%) Advertising
13 11 (1.36%) Financial Institution
14 10 (1.23%) Telecoms
15 9 (1.11%) Publishing
16 8 (0.99%) Back Office
17 4 (0.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 396 (48.83%) Developer
2 280 (34.53%) Software Engineer
3 228 (28.11%) AWS Engineer
4 189 (23.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 157 (19.36%) Python Engineer
6 138 (17.02%) Python Software Engineer
7 137 (16.89%) AWS Software Engineer
8 135 (16.65%) Python Developer
9 121 (14.92%) AWS Developer
9 121 (14.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 120 (14.80%) Java Developer
11 78 (9.62%) Java Engineer
12 76 (9.37%) Data Engineer
13 70 (8.63%) Java Software Engineer
14 68 (8.38%) AWS DevOps
14 68 (8.38%) Programmer
14 68 (8.38%) Software Programmer
15 64 (7.89%) Senior Developer
16 62 (7.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 60 (7.40%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (36.25%) Web Services
2 218 (26.88%) React
3 171 (21.09%) AngularJS
4 142 (17.51%) gRPC
5 124 (15.29%) .NET
6 111 (13.69%) Node.js
7 105 (12.95%) CSS
8 103 (12.70%) REST
9 96 (11.84%) Vue.js
10 79 (9.74%) HTML
11 73 (9.00%) Kafka
12 61 (7.52%) .NET Core
13 59 (7.27%) RESTful
14 54 (6.66%) Spring
15 45 (5.55%) J2EE
16 43 (5.30%) Elastic Stack
17 41 (5.06%) Ruby on Rails
18 30 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (3.58%) SOAP
20 26 (3.21%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 204 (25.15%) Hedge funds
2 128 (15.78%) Pricing Data
3 88 (10.85%) Equities
4 86 (10.60%) Derivative
4 86 (10.60%) Fixed Income
5 85 (10.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 46 (5.67%) User Experience
7 37 (4.56%) Legacy Systems
8 26 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (3.08%) Blog
9 25 (3.08%) Mobile App
10 21 (2.59%) NHS
11 20 (2.47%) Data Structures
12 19 (2.34%) Data Centre
13 12 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.48%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.36%) Cloud Native
15 8 (0.99%) Clustering
15 8 (0.99%) CUDA
15 8 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 173 (21.33%) Linux
2 66 (8.14%) Windows
3 40 (4.93%) Unix
4 33 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.21%) Android
5 26 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.21%) CentOS
6 13 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.49%) VMS
8 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.25%) Debian
10 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (54.38%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (40.44%) Software Engineering
3 300 (36.99%) Microservices
4 274 (33.79%) DevOps
5 213 (26.26%) Asset Management
6 147 (18.13%) Investment Management
7 140 (17.26%) Data Management
8 128 (15.78%) Enterprise Data Management
8 128 (15.78%) Project Delivery
9 121 (14.92%) TDD
10 106 (13.07%) Data Science
11 98 (12.08%) Scrum
12 90 (11.10%) Infrastructure as Code
13 89 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
14 87 (10.73%) Analytics
15 83 (10.23%) Test Automation
16 79 (9.74%) OO
17 76 (9.37%) Artificial Intelligence
18 69 (8.51%) BDD
18 69 (8.51%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 465 (57.34%) Python
2 397 (48.95%) Java
3 366 (45.13%) SQL
4 257 (31.69%) JavaScript
5 161 (19.85%) TypeScript
6 122 (15.04%) C#
7 116 (14.30%) Scala
8 105 (12.95%) Kotlin
9 87 (10.73%) Clojure
10 63 (7.77%) PHP
11 62 (7.64%) PowerShell
12 53 (6.54%) Bash Shell
13 50 (6.17%) Ruby
14 35 (4.32%) ES6
15 24 (2.96%) Go
16 20 (2.47%) Groovy
16 20 (2.47%) Java 8
17 17 (2.10%) Java 11
17 17 (2.10%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (8.75%) Degree
2 27 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.10%) Numerate Degree
6 16 (1.97%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.62%) CISSP
7 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.12%) CCSP
10 1 (0.12%) CISA
10 1 (0.12%) CISM
10 1 (0.12%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCSA
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.63%) QA
2 13 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.11%) SLA
5 8 (0.99%) ISO 13485
6 7 (0.86%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.37%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.25%) GDPR
8 2 (0.25%) NIST
8 2 (0.25%) PMO
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) GLBA
9 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 197 (24.29%) Docker
2 30 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.10%) Postfix
4 13 (1.60%) iptables
5 8 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.86%) Ceph
7 6 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.37%) Varnish
10 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 180 (22.19%) Terraform
2 169 (20.84%) Kubernetes
3 92 (11.34%) Ansible
4 65 (8.01%) Puppet
5 63 (7.77%) Grafana
6 31 (3.82%) Graphite
7 27 (3.33%) Graylog
7 27 (3.33%) Opsgenie
8 26 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (2.71%) Packer
10 21 (2.59%) Prometheus
11 14 (1.73%) Nagios
12 12 (1.48%) Galera Cluster
13 8 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (0.86%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.62%) Argo
15 5 (0.62%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.62%) Icinga
15 5 (0.62%) Pingdom
16 4 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 84 (10.36%) Oracle
2 68 (8.38%) Sybase
3 34 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 33 (4.07%) Google
5 21 (2.59%) New Relic
6 15 (1.85%) Talend
7 13 (1.60%) Atlassian
8 12 (1.48%) Percona
8 12 (1.48%) Splunk
8 12 (1.48%) Stackify
9 11 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.11%) Okta
10 9 (1.11%) VMware
11 8 (0.99%) Apple
12 7 (0.86%) Facebook
12 7 (0.86%) Twitter
13 6 (0.74%) PagerDuty
13 6 (0.74%) SendGrid
14 5 (0.62%) Confluent
14 5 (0.62%) YouTube