Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 389 493 549
Rank change year-on-year +104 +56 +98
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 504 355 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.72% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.07% 3.14% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 425 282 329
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £91,250
England median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.96% +4.55% +14.58%

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 16,424 11,306 10,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.38% 16.14% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13,852 9,675 8,785
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in London.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +17 102 £65,000 - 22
West London +33 45 £65,000 -7.14% 17
South London -6 4 £68,750 +22.77% 1
East London - 4 £56,250 - 4
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 495 (98.21%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (57.34%) Amazon S3
3 255 (50.60%) Linux
4 248 (49.21%) DevOps
5 215 (42.66%) Docker
6 212 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
7 197 (39.09%) Java
8 195 (38.69%) Python
9 154 (30.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 146 (28.97%) Jenkins
11 139 (27.58%) Web Services
12 134 (26.59%) Git (software)
13 123 (24.40%) Ansible
14 122 (24.21%) Amazon RDS
14 122 (24.21%) SQL
15 120 (23.81%) MySQL
16 117 (23.21%) Puppet
16 117 (23.21%) Terraform
17 113 (22.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 109 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
19 104 (20.63%) Kubernetes
20 101 (20.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 100 (19.84%) JavaScript
22 94 (18.65%) Node.js
23 88 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
24 87 (17.26%) Elasticsearch
25 82 (16.27%) Serverless
25 82 (16.27%) Software Engineering
26 81 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
26 81 (16.07%) AWS Lambda

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 87 (17.26%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (14.29%) Apache
3 57 (11.31%) nginx
4 34 (6.75%) Confluence
5 29 (5.75%) Tomcat
6 28 (5.56%) Apache Spark
7 24 (4.76%) IIS
8 19 (3.77%) Ethereum
9 15 (2.98%) CMS
10 11 (2.18%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.98%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.39%) Jetty
12 7 (1.39%) MS Exchange
13 6 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.99%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.99%) SAS
14 5 (0.99%) WordPress
15 4 (0.79%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.79%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.99%) SPSS
2 4 (0.79%) Stata
3 2 (0.40%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.20%) HipChat
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (3.17%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.79%) Magento
2 4 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 495 (98.21%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (57.34%) Amazon S3
3 154 (30.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 113 (22.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 101 (20.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 82 (16.27%) Serverless
7 81 (16.07%) AWS Lambda
8 76 (15.08%) Route 53
9 71 (14.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 66 (13.10%) Amazon ELB
11 62 (12.30%) CloudFront
12 58 (11.51%) Amazon SQS
13 55 (10.91%) SaaS
14 53 (10.52%) GitHub
15 46 (9.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 40 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
17 39 (7.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 30 (5.95%) Amazon Kinesis
19 29 (5.75%) IaaS
20 27 (5.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.33%) DNS
2 26 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.16%) VPN
3 22 (4.37%) DHCP
4 15 (2.98%) Firewall
4 15 (2.98%) HTTP
5 12 (2.38%) WAN
6 10 (1.98%) LAN
7 6 (1.19%) Internet
7 6 (1.19%) Network Security
7 6 (1.19%) SSL
8 4 (0.79%) SAN
8 4 (0.79%) Wireless
9 3 (0.60%) BGP
9 3 (0.60%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.60%) OSPF
9 3 (0.60%) Skype
9 3 (0.60%) VLAN
10 2 (0.40%) L2TP
10 2 (0.40%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (24.21%) Amazon RDS
2 120 (23.81%) MySQL
3 81 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (13.10%) NoSQL
5 55 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 52 (10.32%) MongoDB
7 50 (9.92%) Big Data
8 46 (9.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 38 (7.54%) Amazon Redshift
10 37 (7.34%) Redis
11 30 (5.95%) Hadoop
12 25 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (4.96%) Blockchain
13 16 (3.17%) Relational Database
14 15 (2.98%) HBase
15 13 (2.58%) Apache Hive
16 12 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 9 (1.79%) RethinkDB
19 7 (1.39%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 146 (28.97%) Jenkins
2 134 (26.59%) Git (software)
3 71 (14.09%) TeamCity
4 50 (9.92%) JIRA
5 45 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (6.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (5.36%) Maven
8 21 (4.17%) Mocha
9 20 (3.97%) Gatling
10 17 (3.37%) Gradle
10 17 (3.37%) JMeter
11 16 (3.17%) Vagrant
12 15 (2.98%) CircleCI
12 15 (2.98%) Visual Studio
13 14 (2.78%) JUnit
13 14 (2.78%) Subversion
14 12 (2.38%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.18%) Selenium
15 11 (2.18%) SonarQube
16 10 (1.98%) Travis CI
General
1 52 (10.32%) Finance
2 40 (7.94%) Banking
3 23 (4.56%) Retail
4 22 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.17%) Marketing
6 14 (2.78%) Advertising
7 10 (1.98%) Legal
8 7 (1.39%) Back Office
8 7 (1.39%) Games
9 6 (1.19%) Music Industry
9 6 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.19%) Publishing
10 3 (0.60%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 146 (28.97%) Developer
3 72 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 56 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 46 (9.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 46 (9.13%) Software Engineer
6 39 (7.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 37 (7.34%) Java Developer
8 33 (6.55%) Senior Developer
9 27 (5.36%) Architect
9 27 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (4.96%) Team Leader
11 24 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
11 24 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 24 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 21 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
14 19 (3.77%) .NET Developer
15 18 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (27.58%) Web Services
2 94 (18.65%) Node.js
3 78 (15.48%) HTML
4 69 (13.69%) CSS
5 57 (11.31%) .NET
6 55 (10.91%) AngularJS
7 53 (10.52%) RESTful
8 41 (8.13%) React
9 40 (7.94%) LAMP
10 37 (7.34%) HTML5
11 36 (7.14%) Spring
12 34 (6.75%) Elastic Stack
13 31 (6.15%) CSS3
14 30 (5.95%) Kafka
15 26 (5.16%) LEMP Stack
16 24 (4.76%) J2EE
17 23 (4.56%) D3.js
17 23 (4.56%) RabbitMQ
18 21 (4.17%) Chai
18 21 (4.17%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.34%) Fintech
2 31 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.16%) Public Cloud
5 20 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 19 (3.77%) Bitcoin
7 15 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.78%) User Experience
9 13 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.58%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.58%) Private Cloud
10 11 (2.18%) BBC
10 11 (2.18%) STB
11 9 (1.79%) Wiki
12 7 (1.39%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.39%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.19%) Digital TV
13 6 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.99%) Derivative
14 5 (0.99%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 255 (50.60%) Linux
2 54 (10.71%) Windows
3 41 (8.13%) CentOS
4 32 (6.35%) Windows Server
5 26 (5.16%) Android
6 25 (4.96%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (4.37%) Unix
9 19 (3.77%) VMS
10 15 (2.98%) Ubuntu
11 14 (2.78%) CoreOS
12 11 (2.18%) Amazon Linux
13 7 (1.39%) Debian
13 7 (1.39%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (49.21%) DevOps
2 212 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
4 82 (16.27%) Software Engineering
5 76 (15.08%) Test Automation
6 72 (14.29%) Microservices
7 68 (13.49%) TDD
8 63 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 62 (12.30%) Open Source
10 55 (10.91%) Front End Development
11 49 (9.72%) Analytics
12 47 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 47 (9.33%) E-Commerce
13 41 (8.13%) Scrum
14 39 (7.74%) Prototyping
15 38 (7.54%) Machine Learning
15 38 (7.54%) Unit Testing
16 34 (6.75%) BDD
16 34 (6.75%) Continuous Deployment
17 32 (6.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 197 (39.09%) Java
2 195 (38.69%) Python
3 122 (24.21%) SQL
4 100 (19.84%) JavaScript
5 74 (14.68%) Ruby
6 60 (11.90%) PHP
7 58 (11.51%) Bash Shell
8 56 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 53 (10.52%) C#
10 41 (8.13%) Scala
11 34 (6.75%) Perl
12 31 (6.15%) ES6
13 29 (5.75%) TypeScript
14 28 (5.56%) R
15 26 (5.16%) Go
16 19 (3.77%) Solidity
17 16 (3.17%) C
18 12 (2.38%) Clojure
18 12 (2.38%) T-SQL
19 10 (1.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (6.75%) Degree
2 23 (4.56%) AWS Certification
3 21 (4.17%) Sun Certification
4 16 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.58%) MCSE
6 9 (1.79%) MCSA
7 8 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.59%) MCITP
8 6 (1.19%) PhD
9 5 (0.99%) CCNA
9 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CISSP
11 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) MCP
12 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.33%) QA
2 17 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.79%) GDPR
4 4 (0.79%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.20%) GCP
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 215 (42.66%) Docker
2 32 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (5.75%) Active Directory
4 25 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.59%) Xen
7 5 (0.99%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.79%) HDFS
9 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.60%) vSphere
10 2 (0.40%) vCloud
11 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.20%) LXC
11 1 (0.20%) NFS
11 1 (0.20%) Samba
11 1 (0.20%) Squid
11 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 123 (24.40%) Ansible
2 117 (23.21%) Puppet
2 117 (23.21%) Terraform
3 104 (20.63%) Kubernetes
4 88 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (5.75%) Docker Swarm
6 27 (5.36%) Nagios
7 21 (4.17%) Packer
8 19 (3.77%) Kibana
9 15 (2.98%) Prometheus
10 12 (2.38%) logstash
10 12 (2.38%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.19%) SCCM
12 4 (0.79%) Consul
12 4 (0.79%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.79%) Mesos
12 4 (0.79%) WSUS
13 3 (0.60%) Capistrano
13 3 (0.60%) Check_MK
13 3 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 52 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.74%) VMware
3 33 (6.55%) Google
4 31 (6.15%) New Relic
5 28 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 21 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 21 (4.17%) Splunk
7 19 (3.77%) Oracle
8 17 (3.37%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.98%) PagerDuty
10 12 (2.38%) hybris
11 11 (2.18%) Arqiva
11 11 (2.18%) BT
12 10 (1.98%) Cisco
13 8 (1.59%) NetApp
13 8 (1.59%) Tableau
13 8 (1.59%) Trend Micro
14 7 (1.39%) LexisNexis
15 6 (1.19%) Databricks
15 6 (1.19%) Hortonworks