Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 59 118
Rank change year-on-year +30 +59 +102
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 897 643 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.67% 4.27% 2.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.64% 26.55% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 687 548 325
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -2.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,200 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon AWS 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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,835 2,422 1,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.08% 16.07% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,274 2,020 1,477
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the Midlands

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
West Midlands +39 556 £55,000 +13.99% 123
East Midlands +19 334 £50,000 - 73
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 538 (59.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 371 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (32.55%) Java
4 272 (30.32%) Microsoft
5 205 (22.85%) SQL
6 204 (22.74%) Web Services
7 201 (22.41%) Linux
8 197 (21.96%) DevOps
9 194 (21.63%) Python
10 180 (20.07%) JavaScript
11 172 (19.18%) Windows
12 164 (18.28%) Docker
13 147 (16.39%) Microservices
14 143 (15.94%) Active Directory
15 138 (15.38%) Google
16 132 (14.72%) Finance
17 130 (14.49%) .NET
18 128 (14.27%) Jenkins
19 125 (13.94%) HTML
20 123 (13.71%) C#
20 123 (13.71%) VMware
21 122 (13.60%) Software Engineering
22 117 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
23 116 (12.93%) SQL Server
23 116 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
24 115 (12.82%) Presales
24 115 (12.82%) Open Source
24 115 (12.82%) Git (software)
25 114 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
26 112 (12.49%) Google Cloud Platform

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (3.68%) Apache Spark
3 26 (2.90%) Apache
4 25 (2.79%) CMS
5 22 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.34%) nginx
7 20 (2.23%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.67%) MS Exchange
9 12 (1.34%) WordPress
10 11 (1.23%) Confluence
11 10 (1.11%) Skype for Business
12 9 (1.00%) Anypoint
12 9 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.78%) Mule
13 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.67%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.67%) Drupal
14 6 (0.67%) eZ Publish
14 6 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.56%) SPSS
5 3 (0.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Teamcenter
2 5 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.45%) Magento
4 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 538 (59.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 112 (12.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 104 (11.59%) Office 365
4 96 (10.70%) PaaS
5 90 (10.03%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (9.81%) SaaS
7 79 (8.81%) Amazon S3
8 70 (7.80%) IaaS
9 64 (7.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 59 (6.58%) Serverless
11 45 (5.02%) Azure Active Directory
11 45 (5.02%) Cloud Computing
12 39 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 38 (4.24%) Amazon SQS
14 37 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
15 30 (3.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 26 (2.90%) Amazon EMR
16 26 (2.90%) IBM Cloud
17 25 (2.79%) Amazon Kinesis
18 24 (2.68%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.80%) Firewall
2 61 (6.80%) DNS
3 53 (5.91%) Network Security
4 45 (5.02%) VPN
5 43 (4.79%) WAN
6 40 (4.46%) HTTP
7 34 (3.79%) DHCP
8 25 (2.79%) LAN
9 23 (2.56%) Skype
10 21 (2.34%) MPLS
10 21 (2.34%) Wireless
11 17 (1.90%) Internet
12 16 (1.78%) OSPF
12 16 (1.78%) TCP/IP
13 15 (1.67%) VLAN
14 14 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.56%) OpenLDAP
15 13 (1.45%) SAN
15 13 (1.45%) TACACS
16 12 (1.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 111 (12.37%) MySQL
3 109 (12.15%) Amazon RDS
4 94 (10.48%) NoSQL
5 74 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (8.03%) MongoDB
7 68 (7.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 64 (7.13%) Relational Database
9 53 (5.91%) Big Data
10 40 (4.46%) DB2
10 40 (4.46%) Hadoop
11 39 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (4.24%) RDBMS
13 27 (3.01%) Amazon Redshift
13 27 (3.01%) Cosmos DB
14 21 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
15 20 (2.23%) BigQuery
16 16 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (1.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 128 (14.27%) Jenkins
2 115 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 62 (6.91%) Maven
4 34 (3.79%) TeamCity
5 31 (3.46%) JIRA
6 30 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (2.90%) Vagrant
8 25 (2.79%) JUnit
9 21 (2.34%) Hudson
10 19 (2.12%) Selenium
11 18 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 16 (1.78%) Subversion
14 15 (1.67%) Visual Studio
15 14 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
16 13 (1.45%) gulp
17 12 (1.34%) webpack
18 11 (1.23%) Travis CI
19 10 (1.11%) Jasmine
19 10 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 132 (14.72%) Finance
2 62 (6.91%) Retail
3 37 (4.12%) Banking
4 28 (3.12%) Marketing
5 11 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.11%) Games
7 7 (0.78%) Automotive
7 7 (0.78%) Publishing
7 7 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.67%) Electronics
9 4 (0.45%) Advertising
9 4 (0.45%) Back Office
9 4 (0.45%) Billing
10 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.33%) Legal
11 2 (0.22%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.22%) Law
11 2 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 229 (25.53%) Architect
2 221 (24.64%) Developer
3 100 (11.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 81 (9.03%) Cloud Architect
5 77 (8.58%) Solutions Architect
6 68 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 68 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 59 (6.58%) Java Developer
8 54 (6.02%) Technical Architect
9 47 (5.24%) Software Developer
10 43 (4.79%) .NET Developer
11 40 (4.46%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 39 (4.35%) Lead Architect
13 31 (3.46%) Cloud Engineer
13 31 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 29 (3.23%) Administrator
14 29 (3.23%) AWS Architect
14 29 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
15 28 (3.12%) Data Architect
15 28 (3.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (22.74%) Web Services
2 130 (14.49%) .NET
3 125 (13.94%) HTML
4 96 (10.70%) CSS
5 83 (9.25%) RESTful
6 68 (7.58%) Node.js
7 67 (7.47%) AngularJS
8 65 (7.25%) React
9 52 (5.80%) HTML5
10 51 (5.69%) REST
11 48 (5.35%) jQuery
12 37 (4.12%) Spring
13 36 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (3.68%) ASP.NET
15 30 (3.34%) JSON
16 29 (3.23%) Java EE
17 28 (3.12%) XML
18 26 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 24 (2.68%) Elastic Stack
19 24 (2.68%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (11.26%) Data Centre
2 91 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 90 (10.03%) Public Cloud
4 75 (8.36%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (6.24%) Greenfield Project
7 43 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 29 (3.23%) Private Cloud
9 29 (3.23%) User Experience
10 25 (2.79%) NHS
11 23 (2.56%) Mobile App
12 19 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 18 (2.01%) Driving Licence
14 17 (1.90%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.67%) Virtual Team
16 14 (1.56%) Replication
17 13 (1.45%) Fintech
17 13 (1.45%) Taxonomies
18 12 (1.34%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 201 (22.41%) Linux
2 172 (19.18%) Windows
3 77 (8.58%) Windows Server
4 51 (5.69%) Unix
5 39 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (3.12%) CentOS
8 14 (1.56%) Android
9 12 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.23%) Mac OS
10 11 (1.23%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.56%) Debian
13 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.22%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.22%) Fedora
15 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (21.96%) DevOps
3 147 (16.39%) Microservices
4 122 (13.60%) Software Engineering
5 116 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
6 115 (12.82%) Open Source
6 115 (12.82%) Presales
7 114 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
8 105 (11.71%) Scrum
9 90 (10.03%) Mentoring
9 90 (10.03%) Project Management
10 82 (9.14%) TDD
11 75 (8.36%) High Availability
12 71 (7.92%) Test Automation
13 70 (7.80%) Analytics
14 69 (7.69%) Load Balancing
15 65 (7.25%) Configuration Management
15 65 (7.25%) ITIL
16 63 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (6.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 292 (32.55%) Java
2 205 (22.85%) SQL
3 194 (21.63%) Python
4 180 (20.07%) JavaScript
5 123 (13.71%) C#
6 101 (11.26%) PHP
7 56 (6.24%) Ruby
8 50 (5.57%) Go
9 36 (4.01%) Bash Shell
10 35 (3.90%) Perl
11 34 (3.79%) PowerShell
11 34 (3.79%) Shell Script
12 29 (3.23%) Java 8
12 29 (3.23%) Scala
13 18 (2.01%) C++
14 16 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.56%) C
16 12 (1.34%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.00%) PHP 5
18 8 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 108 (12.04%) Degree
2 59 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (6.47%) MCSE
4 49 (5.46%) Security Cleared
5 38 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (3.23%) CCNP
8 26 (2.90%) MCSA
9 25 (2.79%) Master's Degree
10 22 (2.45%) MCP
11 17 (1.90%) AWS Certification
12 15 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.56%) PMI Certification
14 13 (1.45%) ISEB
15 9 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
16 8 (0.89%) RHCE
16 8 (0.89%) RHCSA
17 7 (0.78%) CCNA
18 6 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 5 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.12%) QA
3 27 (3.01%) GDPR
4 17 (1.90%) SLA
5 6 (0.67%) PMO
6 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.11%) IASME
System Software
1 164 (18.28%) Docker
2 143 (15.94%) Active Directory
3 106 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.45%) Varnish
7 9 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.00%) vSphere
8 7 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.56%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.56%) XenApp
10 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.33%) XenServer
12 2 (0.22%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
13 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 117 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 105 (11.71%) Ansible
2 105 (11.71%) Puppet
3 98 (10.93%) Kubernetes
4 69 (7.69%) Terraform
5 32 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 30 (3.34%) Packer
6 30 (3.34%) SCCM
7 29 (3.23%) Consul
8 28 (3.12%) Grafana
9 27 (3.01%) Salt
10 26 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
11 24 (2.68%) Graphite
11 24 (2.68%) Nagios
12 23 (2.56%) Opsview
13 13 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
14 10 (1.11%) QRadar
14 10 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
15 9 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (1.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 272 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 138 (15.38%) Google
3 123 (13.71%) VMware
4 70 (7.80%) Cisco
5 46 (5.13%) Citrix
6 35 (3.90%) HP
7 30 (3.34%) IBM
8 28 (3.12%) F5
9 25 (2.79%) Oracle
10 23 (2.56%) NetApp
11 21 (2.34%) Juniper
12 20 (2.23%) Dell
13 18 (2.01%) McAfee
13 18 (2.01%) SolarWinds
14 15 (1.67%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.56%) CheckPoint
15 14 (1.56%) Meraki
15 14 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (1.45%) Fortinet
16 13 (1.45%) MuleSoft