Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 53 95
Rank change year-on-year +30 +42 +105
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 991 717 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.20% 4.77% 3.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.91% 27.75% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 711 564 387
Midlands median annual salary £53,150 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.30% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,545 £32,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 2,614 2,584 1,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.62% 17.18% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,988 2,095 1,454
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,132
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.47% +7.83%
10th Percentile £26,175 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +53 622 £53,000 +6.00% 169
East Midlands +12 369 £55,000 +10.00% 79
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 657 (66.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 395 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (33.80%) Microsoft
4 315 (31.79%) Java
5 286 (28.86%) SQL
6 284 (28.66%) Web Services
7 246 (24.82%) DevOps
8 232 (23.41%) Linux
9 218 (22.00%) Windows
10 210 (21.19%) Python
11 200 (20.18%) Docker
12 192 (19.37%) Active Directory
13 188 (18.97%) Microservices
14 183 (18.47%) JavaScript
15 163 (16.45%) Degree
16 160 (16.15%) VMware
17 153 (15.44%) .NET
18 148 (14.93%) Finance
19 144 (14.53%) Presales
20 143 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
20 143 (14.43%) C#
21 140 (14.13%) Project Management
21 140 (14.13%) Software Engineering
21 140 (14.13%) Data Centre
22 138 (13.93%) Public Cloud
22 138 (13.93%) Google
23 137 (13.82%) Jenkins
24 134 (13.52%) SQL Server
25 133 (13.42%) Amazon RDS
26 130 (13.12%) HTML

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 50 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 41 (4.14%) Apache Spark
3 34 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (2.83%) Apache
5 20 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (1.82%) MS Exchange
7 17 (1.72%) CMS
7 17 (1.72%) nginx
8 16 (1.61%) Skype for Business
9 15 (1.51%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.41%) SAS
11 12 (1.21%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.01%) Anypoint
12 10 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.01%) Drupal
13 9 (0.91%) Mule
14 8 (0.81%) Confluence
14 8 (0.81%) JBoss
15 7 (0.71%) WordPress
16 5 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.61%) SPSS
5 3 (0.30%) Maya
6 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.61%) Teamcenter
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 657 (66.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 129 (13.02%) Office 365
3 123 (12.41%) Amazon EC2
4 118 (11.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 107 (10.80%) Amazon S3
6 102 (10.29%) PaaS
7 97 (9.79%) IaaS
8 95 (9.59%) SaaS
9 87 (8.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 76 (7.67%) Serverless
11 75 (7.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 59 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
13 53 (5.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 48 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
15 47 (4.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 44 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
17 31 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
17 31 (3.13%) Amazon Kinesis
18 27 (2.72%) GitHub
19 21 (2.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 79 (7.97%) Firewall
2 69 (6.96%) DNS
3 67 (6.76%) Network Security
4 39 (3.94%) WAN
5 38 (3.83%) DHCP
6 34 (3.43%) Skype
6 34 (3.43%) VPN
7 32 (3.23%) HTTP
8 17 (1.72%) SAN
9 16 (1.61%) LAN
9 16 (1.61%) VoIP
10 14 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (1.41%) TCP/IP
11 11 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
12 10 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (1.01%) Wireless
13 9 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (0.81%) MPLS
15 7 (0.71%) EIGRP
15 7 (0.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.52%) SQL Server
2 133 (13.42%) Amazon RDS
3 107 (10.80%) NoSQL
4 84 (8.48%) MySQL
5 76 (7.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 74 (7.47%) Relational Database
7 64 (6.46%) Big Data
7 64 (6.46%) MongoDB
8 56 (5.65%) Hadoop
9 52 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (4.34%) Azure SQL Database
10 43 (4.34%) RDBMS
11 42 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
12 37 (3.73%) DB2
13 35 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
14 34 (3.43%) Cosmos DB
15 23 (2.32%) Power BI
16 19 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
18 14 (1.41%) Flink
Development Applications
1 137 (13.82%) Jenkins
2 101 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 72 (7.27%) Maven
4 34 (3.43%) JIRA
5 32 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 31 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 30 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 27 (2.72%) TeamCity
9 25 (2.52%) Selenium
9 25 (2.52%) SoapUI
10 24 (2.42%) Gradle
11 21 (2.12%) Vagrant
12 19 (1.92%) JUnit
12 19 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (1.82%) JMeter
14 14 (1.41%) Travis CI
15 13 (1.31%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.21%) GitLab
16 12 (1.21%) Subversion
16 12 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 148 (14.93%) Finance
2 58 (5.85%) Retail
3 46 (4.64%) Banking
4 39 (3.94%) Marketing
5 14 (1.41%) Law
6 10 (1.01%) Automotive
7 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 7 (0.71%) Publishing
9 6 (0.61%) Billing
9 6 (0.61%) Legal
10 5 (0.50%) Back Office
10 5 (0.50%) Games
11 4 (0.40%) Advertising
11 4 (0.40%) Electronics
11 4 (0.40%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.20%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 249 (25.13%) Architect
2 224 (22.60%) Developer
3 111 (11.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 100 (10.09%) Cloud Architect
5 98 (9.89%) Solutions Architect
6 78 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 68 (6.86%) Software Engineer
8 59 (5.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 58 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 54 (5.45%) Technical Architect
11 53 (5.35%) Senior Developer
12 51 (5.15%) Software Developer
13 48 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
14 43 (4.34%) .NET Developer
15 41 (4.14%) AWS Engineer
16 39 (3.94%) Lead Architect
17 34 (3.43%) AWS DevOps
18 33 (3.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 32 (3.23%) C# Developer
20 29 (2.93%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (28.66%) Web Services
2 153 (15.44%) .NET
3 130 (13.12%) HTML
4 93 (9.38%) Node.js
5 89 (8.98%) CSS
6 86 (8.68%) React
7 82 (8.27%) AngularJS
8 81 (8.17%) HTML5
8 81 (8.17%) REST
9 65 (6.56%) J2EE
9 65 (6.56%) RESTful
10 54 (5.45%) Spring
11 52 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (5.25%) SAML
12 49 (4.94%) ASP.NET
13 46 (4.64%) SOAP
14 43 (4.34%) jQuery
14 43 (4.34%) OAuth
15 40 (4.04%) Java EE
16 34 (3.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 140 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 138 (13.93%) Public Cloud
3 115 (11.60%) Self-Motivation
4 63 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
4 63 (6.36%) Hybrid Cloud
5 52 (5.25%) Private Cloud
6 51 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (4.04%) Virtual Team
9 30 (3.03%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.02%) User Experience
11 19 (1.92%) Replication
12 17 (1.72%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.51%) Fintech
14 13 (1.31%) Cloud Native
14 13 (1.31%) Taxonomies
15 12 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 12 (1.21%) NHS
16 11 (1.11%) Reference Data
17 7 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 232 (23.41%) Linux
2 218 (22.00%) Windows
3 99 (9.99%) Windows Server
4 58 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.24%) Unix
7 27 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (2.52%) CentOS
9 13 (1.31%) Android
9 13 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.21%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.91%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.71%) AIX
12 7 (0.71%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.71%) VMS
12 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.61%) Windows 2000
13 6 (0.61%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.30%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (24.82%) DevOps
3 188 (18.97%) Microservices
4 144 (14.53%) Presales
5 140 (14.13%) Project Management
5 140 (14.13%) Software Engineering
6 130 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
7 127 (12.82%) Computer Science
8 103 (10.39%) Scrum
9 102 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (9.89%) ITIL
11 87 (8.78%) Open Source
12 80 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
13 79 (7.97%) High Availability
13 79 (7.97%) Migration
14 78 (7.87%) Data Protection
15 77 (7.77%) Configuration Management
16 74 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 73 (7.37%) Mentoring
17 73 (7.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 315 (31.79%) Java
2 286 (28.86%) SQL
3 210 (21.19%) Python
4 183 (18.47%) JavaScript
5 143 (14.43%) C#
6 59 (5.95%) PHP
7 56 (5.65%) Ruby
8 46 (4.64%) PowerShell
9 43 (4.34%) Shell Script
10 36 (3.63%) Bash Shell
11 34 (3.43%) Scala
12 31 (3.13%) Go
13 30 (3.03%) Perl
14 29 (2.93%) PL/SQL
15 23 (2.32%) C
16 21 (2.12%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.51%) C++
18 13 (1.31%) Java 8
19 11 (1.11%) R
19 11 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 163 (16.45%) Degree
2 88 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 82 (8.27%) MCSE
4 62 (6.26%) Security Cleared
5 46 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 44 (4.44%) Master's Degree
6 44 (4.44%) MCSA
7 28 (2.83%) CCNP
7 28 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (2.42%) MCP
9 21 (2.12%) AWS Certification
10 19 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.01%) ISEB
11 10 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (0.91%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.71%) CISSP
13 7 (0.71%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.50%) RHCE
14 5 (0.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.07%) GDPR
2 35 (3.53%) QA
3 31 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.72%) SLA
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.10%) IASME
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 200 (20.18%) Docker
2 192 (19.37%) Active Directory
3 143 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (10.80%) Hyper-V
5 36 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (1.82%) vSphere
7 9 (0.91%) XenServer
8 7 (0.71%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.61%) NFS
9 6 (0.61%) vCloud
10 5 (0.50%) Firmware
10 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.50%) XenApp
11 4 (0.40%) Varnish
12 3 (0.30%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.20%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.20%) KVM
13 2 (0.20%) pfSense
13 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 126 (12.71%) Kubernetes
2 116 (11.71%) Ansible
3 109 (11.00%) Puppet
4 99 (9.99%) Opscode Chef
5 91 (9.18%) Terraform
6 42 (4.24%) SCCM
7 37 (3.73%) Packer
8 25 (2.52%) Consul
9 23 (2.32%) Docker Swarm
10 22 (2.22%) Grafana
10 22 (2.22%) ZABBIX
11 21 (2.12%) Opsview
12 20 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
13 17 (1.72%) Graphite
14 15 (1.51%) Salt
15 14 (1.41%) SCVMM
16 13 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
17 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
17 12 (1.21%) Nagios
18 11 (1.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 335 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 160 (16.15%) VMware
3 138 (13.93%) Google
4 82 (8.27%) Cisco
5 58 (5.85%) Citrix
6 49 (4.94%) IBM
7 36 (3.63%) HP
8 35 (3.53%) Oracle
9 34 (3.43%) Dell
10 33 (3.33%) ForgeRock
11 30 (3.03%) McAfee
11 30 (3.03%) NetApp
12 27 (2.72%) F5
13 24 (2.42%) CheckPoint
14 22 (2.22%) Juniper
15 21 (2.12%) Symantec
16 18 (1.82%) Red Hat
17 16 (1.61%) Forcepoint
18 15 (1.51%) Atlassian
18 15 (1.51%) Fortinet