Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 119 235
Rank change year-on-year +49 +116 +151
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 592 451 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.93% 2.46% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.56% 24.17% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 515 333 167
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,800 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 2316 1866 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.36% 10.19% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1951 1427 1013
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017. 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 +55 376 £45,000 -5.26% 19
East Midlands +28 218 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 327 (55.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 252 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (35.64%) JavaScript
4 157 (26.52%) Linux
5 153 (25.84%) SQL
6 151 (25.51%) Java
7 148 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 147 (24.83%) CSS
9 129 (21.79%) HTML
10 126 (21.28%) Web Services
11 116 (19.59%) AngularJS
12 114 (19.26%) C#
13 113 (19.09%) DevOps
14 112 (18.92%) NoSQL
14 112 (18.92%) MySQL
15 111 (18.75%) PHP
15 111 (18.75%) .NET
16 107 (18.07%) Docker
17 106 (17.91%) MVC
18 104 (17.57%) Python
19 101 (17.06%) ITIL
20 94 (15.88%) Node.js
21 93 (15.71%) Degree
22 92 (15.54%) SQL Server
23 90 (15.20%) Windows
23 90 (15.20%) Scrum
24 88 (14.86%) Git (software)
25 87 (14.70%) VMware
26 85 (14.36%) Puppet
27 83 (14.02%) Opscode Chef

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 41 (6.93%) Apache
2 36 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (5.91%) JBoss
4 33 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 23 (3.89%) nginx
5 23 (3.89%) OpenStack
6 20 (3.38%) CMS
7 16 (2.70%) IIS
7 16 (2.70%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.36%) WebLogic
9 13 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.52%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.52%) Apache Spark
11 9 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.18%) Jetty
14 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.01%) WordPress
15 5 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (1.86%) Moqups
2 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 327 (55.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (7.77%) PaaS
4 45 (7.60%) GitHub
5 44 (7.43%) Office 365
6 41 (6.93%) IaaS
7 38 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (4.90%) Bluemix
8 29 (4.90%) IBM Cloud
9 27 (4.56%) SaaS
10 25 (4.22%) Amazon S3
11 24 (4.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 23 (3.89%) npm
13 18 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (1.35%) OpenShift
16 7 (1.18%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 7 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 6 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 53 (8.95%) WAN
2 48 (8.11%) Firewall
3 37 (6.25%) DNS
4 36 (6.08%) LAN
5 31 (5.24%) Internet
6 29 (4.90%) VPN
7 26 (4.39%) HTTP
8 24 (4.05%) SAN
8 24 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 16 (2.70%) MPLS
10 14 (2.36%) DHCP
11 13 (2.20%) Wireless
12 11 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.52%) OSPF
14 8 (1.35%) Cisco Wireless
14 8 (1.35%) Skype
14 8 (1.35%) SSL
15 7 (1.18%) VLAN
15 7 (1.18%) VoIP
16 5 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.92%) MySQL
1 112 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 92 (15.54%) SQL Server
3 78 (13.18%) MongoDB
4 54 (9.12%) Big Data
5 39 (6.59%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (3.55%) Redis
8 20 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (2.53%) CouchDB
10 13 (2.20%) DB2
11 12 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.52%) InfluxDB
13 9 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.52%) Relational Database
14 8 (1.35%) Riak
14 8 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 88 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 80 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 38 (6.42%) JUnit
4 32 (5.41%) JIRA
4 32 (5.41%) Subversion
5 27 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (4.56%) Bitbucket
6 25 (4.22%) Maven
7 24 (4.05%) gulp
8 21 (3.55%) webpack
9 20 (3.38%) GitLab
9 20 (3.38%) PhantomJS
10 16 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.70%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.53%) JSUnit
12 14 (2.36%) Selenium
13 13 (2.20%) Visual Studio
14 10 (1.69%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.35%) Gradle
16 7 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (11.66%) Finance
2 43 (7.26%) Banking
3 36 (6.08%) Marketing
4 30 (5.07%) Retail
5 21 (3.55%) Electronics
6 14 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.01%) Games
9 6 (1.01%) Publishing
10 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 254 (42.91%) Developer
2 84 (14.19%) Architect
3 68 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 58 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 46 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 44 (7.43%) .NET Developer
7 42 (7.09%) Analyst
8 41 (6.93%) PHP Developer
9 37 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 36 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 34 (5.74%) Technical Architect
12 33 (5.57%) Software Developer
13 27 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
14 26 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (4.22%) Junior
15 25 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
16 23 (3.89%) AWS Engineer
16 23 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
16 23 (3.89%) Consultant
16 23 (3.89%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (24.83%) CSS
2 129 (21.79%) HTML
3 126 (21.28%) Web Services
4 116 (19.59%) AngularJS
5 111 (18.75%) .NET
6 94 (15.88%) Node.js
7 75 (12.67%) HTML5
8 58 (9.80%) REST
9 53 (8.95%) jQuery
10 46 (7.77%) ASP.NET
10 46 (7.77%) React
11 44 (7.43%) Laravel
12 42 (7.09%) CSS3
13 41 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 41 (6.93%) XML
14 39 (6.59%) LESS
15 38 (6.42%) LAMP
16 35 (5.91%) RESTful
17 34 (5.74%) Spring
18 31 (5.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 61 (10.30%) Computer Science
3 52 (8.78%) Public Cloud
4 39 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (5.91%) User Experience
6 23 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (2.03%) Social Media
11 11 (1.86%) Arduino
11 11 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.52%) Internet of Things
12 9 (1.52%) Smart Meter
13 8 (1.35%) Driving Licence
14 7 (1.18%) Fintech
15 6 (1.01%) Cloud Native
15 6 (1.01%) CMDB
16 5 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (26.52%) Linux
2 90 (15.20%) Windows
3 44 (7.43%) Android
3 44 (7.43%) Windows Server
4 43 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (3.55%) Unix
8 11 (1.86%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (1.01%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.34%) CentOS
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (19.09%) DevOps
3 106 (17.91%) MVC
4 101 (17.06%) ITIL
5 90 (15.20%) Scrum
6 77 (13.01%) TDD
7 64 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (10.47%) OO
9 61 (10.30%) Web Development
10 60 (10.14%) Software Engineering
11 57 (9.63%) Project Management
12 55 (9.29%) Technical Architecture
13 54 (9.12%) Kanban
14 53 (8.95%) Mentoring
14 53 (8.95%) Test Automation
15 50 (8.45%) Microservices
16 45 (7.60%) Configuration Management
17 39 (6.59%) Analytics
18 38 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
19 37 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 211 (35.64%) JavaScript
2 153 (25.84%) SQL
3 151 (25.51%) Java
4 114 (19.26%) C#
5 111 (18.75%) PHP
6 104 (17.57%) Python
7 69 (11.66%) PowerShell
8 45 (7.60%) C++
8 45 (7.60%) XPath
9 43 (7.26%) Ruby
10 33 (5.57%) PHP 7
11 31 (5.24%) Perl
12 27 (4.56%) C
13 26 (4.39%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.70%) VB.NET
15 13 (2.20%) T-SQL
16 12 (2.03%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.69%) VBScript
18 8 (1.35%) PHP 5
19 7 (1.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 93 (15.71%) Degree
2 43 (7.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (5.91%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.73%) CCNA
5 27 (4.56%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (2.87%) CCNP
8 12 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.69%) CCIE
10 9 (1.52%) CCDP
10 9 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.35%) VCP5
12 7 (1.18%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.18%) PMP
13 6 (1.01%) CCDA
13 6 (1.01%) ISEB
13 6 (1.01%) MCSD
13 6 (1.01%) OCP
13 6 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.41%) QA
2 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.01%) SLA
5 5 (0.84%) GDPR
6 3 (0.51%) COBIT
6 3 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 107 (18.07%) Docker
2 66 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.77%) Active Directory
4 27 (4.56%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.36%) vSphere
7 5 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.84%) XenServer
8 4 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.68%) Xen
9 3 (0.51%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.51%) XenApp
10 2 (0.34%) etcd
10 2 (0.34%) flannel
10 2 (0.34%) Gluster
10 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 85 (14.36%) Puppet
2 83 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (13.01%) Ansible
4 46 (7.77%) Terraform
5 19 (3.21%) Salt
6 17 (2.87%) SCVMM
7 16 (2.70%) Nagios
8 13 (2.20%) Kubernetes
9 12 (2.03%) Grafana
9 12 (2.03%) SCOM
10 11 (1.86%) Consul
11 9 (1.52%) Icinga
11 9 (1.52%) Kibana
12 8 (1.35%) SCCM
13 6 (1.01%) logstash
14 5 (0.84%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.68%) Cobbler
15 4 (0.68%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 148 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 87 (14.70%) VMware
3 74 (12.50%) Oracle
4 45 (7.60%) IBM
5 32 (5.41%) Cisco
6 31 (5.24%) Citrix
6 31 (5.24%) Google
7 21 (3.55%) NetApp
8 17 (2.87%) BMC
8 17 (2.87%) HP
9 16 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.36%) Splunk
11 13 (2.20%) Juniper
12 12 (2.03%) Adobe
12 12 (2.03%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.86%) Facebook
13 11 (1.86%) Twitter
14 10 (1.69%) AppDynamics
14 10 (1.69%) McAfee
14 10 (1.69%) SolarWinds