Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 91 144
Rank change year-on-year +52 +53 +151
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 822 480 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.47% 3.03% 2.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.85% 25.83% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 629 398 285
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,372 £29,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £85,000
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 2,952 1,858 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.65% 11.71% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,375 1,501 1,211
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £71,400 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
East Midlands +55 448 £50,000 +11.11% 55
West Midlands +22 373 £52,000 -0.95% 69
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 520 (63.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 283 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (31.39%) Java
4 250 (30.41%) Linux
5 248 (30.17%) DevOps
6 231 (28.10%) JavaScript
7 210 (25.55%) Windows
8 194 (23.60%) Microsoft
9 191 (23.24%) SQL
10 176 (21.41%) Python
11 156 (18.98%) Web Services
12 153 (18.61%) Jenkins
13 152 (18.49%) C#
13 152 (18.49%) Software Engineering
14 151 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
15 144 (17.52%) Finance
16 140 (17.03%) Docker
17 136 (16.55%) Puppet
17 136 (16.55%) VMware
18 135 (16.42%) Ansible
19 126 (15.33%) Ruby
20 116 (14.11%) SQL Server
21 115 (13.99%) Microservices
21 115 (13.99%) Git (software)
22 111 (13.50%) Google Cloud Platform
22 111 (13.50%) PHP
23 107 (13.02%) ITIL
23 107 (13.02%) Google
24 106 (12.90%) Data Centre
25 105 (12.77%) Computer Science

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 33 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (3.28%) IIS
3 25 (3.04%) Apache
4 22 (2.68%) Skype for Business
5 18 (2.19%) JBoss
6 17 (2.07%) MS Exchange
6 17 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.95%) WordPress
8 14 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.34%) nginx
10 9 (1.09%) Confluence
10 9 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.97%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.85%) Drupal
12 7 (0.85%) SAS
13 6 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.49%) CMS
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.36%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.46%) Magento
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 520 (63.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (13.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 79 (9.61%) Amazon EC2
4 72 (8.76%) IaaS
5 69 (8.39%) PaaS
6 49 (5.96%) Amazon S3
7 48 (5.84%) SaaS
8 47 (5.72%) Office 365
9 43 (5.23%) Serverless
10 36 (4.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 34 (4.14%) IBM Cloud
12 32 (3.89%) CloudFront
13 30 (3.65%) Bluemix
14 27 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
14 27 (3.28%) GitHub
15 23 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
16 22 (2.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 22 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 21 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 9 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.91%) Firewall
2 46 (5.60%) VPN
3 36 (4.38%) WAN
4 26 (3.16%) DNS
4 26 (3.16%) LAN
5 23 (2.80%) HTTP
6 15 (1.82%) SSH
7 12 (1.46%) MPLS
7 12 (1.46%) Wireless
8 11 (1.34%) VoIP
9 10 (1.22%) Network Security
9 10 (1.22%) SAN
9 10 (1.22%) SNMP
9 10 (1.22%) VLAN
9 10 (1.22%) WLAN
10 9 (1.09%) Cisco Firepower
10 9 (1.09%) Cisco Wireless
10 9 (1.09%) Internet
10 9 (1.09%) OSPF
10 9 (1.09%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 83 (10.10%) MySQL
3 72 (8.76%) MongoDB
4 65 (7.91%) NoSQL
5 40 (4.87%) Big Data
6 38 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
7 27 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (2.92%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (1.82%) BigQuery
12 13 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.46%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.46%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.34%) CouchDB
14 11 (1.34%) Redis
14 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (1.22%) Bigtable
16 9 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 153 (18.61%) Jenkins
2 115 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 42 (5.11%) Maven
4 38 (4.62%) Selenium
5 37 (4.50%) JIRA
6 32 (3.89%) Visual Studio
7 31 (3.77%) Cucumber
8 26 (3.16%) Subversion
9 22 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 21 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
11 20 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (2.43%) JMeter
12 19 (2.31%) Bitbucket
13 18 (2.19%) JUnit
13 18 (2.19%) WebDriver
14 16 (1.95%) SoapUI
15 13 (1.58%) GoCD
15 13 (1.58%) SonarQube
16 12 (1.46%) JSUnit
17 10 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 144 (17.52%) Finance
2 56 (6.81%) Retail
3 42 (5.11%) Banking
4 30 (3.65%) Marketing
5 23 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.82%) Games
7 12 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.73%) Billing
8 6 (0.73%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.49%) Advertising
10 3 (0.36%) Electronics
10 3 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Front Office
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 219 (26.64%) Developer
2 137 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 99 (12.04%) Architect
4 53 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 43 (5.23%) Senior Developer
6 41 (4.99%) Cloud Architect
7 37 (4.50%) Consultant
7 37 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
8 35 (4.26%) AWS DevOps
8 35 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
9 34 (4.14%) PHP Developer
10 33 (4.01%) Software Developer
11 30 (3.65%) AWS Engineer
11 30 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 30 (3.65%) Technical Manager
12 29 (3.53%) Software Engineer
12 29 (3.53%) Technical Specialist
13 28 (3.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 27 (3.28%) Administrator
14 27 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (18.98%) Web Services
2 97 (11.80%) RESTful
3 91 (11.07%) .NET
4 77 (9.37%) REST
5 76 (9.25%) CSS
6 68 (8.27%) HTML
7 64 (7.79%) Node.js
8 60 (7.30%) AngularJS
9 41 (4.99%) Spring
10 30 (3.65%) HTML5
11 29 (3.53%) Middleware
12 22 (2.68%) ASP.NET
13 21 (2.55%) LAMP
13 21 (2.55%) XML
14 20 (2.43%) CSS3
14 20 (2.43%) jQuery
15 18 (2.19%) Elastic Stack
16 17 (2.07%) JSON
17 16 (1.95%) Angular 2
17 16 (1.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 106 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 105 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 66 (8.03%) Public Cloud
4 53 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (4.38%) Algorithms
7 35 (4.26%) Data Structures
8 26 (3.16%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.92%) CMDB
9 24 (2.92%) User Experience
10 20 (2.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 20 (2.43%) Private Cloud
11 18 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
11 18 (2.19%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.95%) Clustering
13 15 (1.82%) Cloud Native
14 14 (1.70%) Replication
15 12 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.09%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 250 (30.41%) Linux
2 210 (25.55%) Windows
3 70 (8.52%) Windows Server
4 52 (6.33%) Unix
5 25 (3.04%) CentOS
6 22 (2.68%) Android
7 19 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (1.95%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.97%) Debian
11 8 (0.97%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.73%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.12%) SUSE
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (30.17%) DevOps
3 152 (18.49%) Software Engineering
4 115 (13.99%) Microservices
5 107 (13.02%) ITIL
6 94 (11.44%) TDD
7 93 (11.31%) Service Delivery
8 92 (11.19%) BDD
9 91 (11.07%) Test Automation
10 89 (10.83%) Open Source
11 85 (10.34%) Presales
12 83 (10.10%) Configuration Management
13 81 (9.85%) Scrum
14 80 (9.73%) OO
15 79 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
16 72 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
17 65 (7.91%) SDLC
18 59 (7.18%) Line Management
19 52 (6.33%) Project Management
20 46 (5.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 258 (31.39%) Java
2 231 (28.10%) JavaScript
3 191 (23.24%) SQL
4 176 (21.41%) Python
5 152 (18.49%) C#
6 126 (15.33%) Ruby
7 111 (13.50%) PHP
8 81 (9.85%) PowerShell
9 68 (8.27%) Perl
10 64 (7.79%) Shell Script
11 60 (7.30%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.53%) C++
13 21 (2.55%) Java 8
14 17 (2.07%) Scala
15 16 (1.95%) Go
16 14 (1.70%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.46%) Jython
18 11 (1.34%) PHP 5
19 9 (1.09%) C
20 7 (0.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 86 (10.46%) Degree
2 70 (8.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (3.28%) CCNP
4 27 (3.28%) MCP
5 23 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (2.55%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.70%) MCSE
7 14 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.58%) PMP
8 13 (1.58%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.34%) CISSP
9 11 (1.34%) Master's Degree
10 10 (1.22%) CISM
11 9 (1.09%) SANS
12 8 (0.97%) CCNA
12 8 (0.97%) CSSLP
12 8 (0.97%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.85%) CAPM
13 7 (0.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.33%) GCP
2 31 (3.77%) QA
3 18 (2.19%) SLA
4 13 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.34%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.97%) HIPAA
7 7 (0.85%) PMO
8 4 (0.49%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 140 (17.03%) Docker
2 103 (12.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (11.07%) Active Directory
4 48 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 28 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.70%) Xen
7 11 (1.34%) vSphere
8 6 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.61%) Squid
10 4 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.24%) HDFS
11 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.24%) XenServer
12 1 (0.12%) KVM
12 1 (0.12%) LXC
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 151 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
2 136 (16.55%) Puppet
3 135 (16.42%) Ansible
4 79 (9.61%) Kubernetes
5 60 (7.30%) Terraform
6 34 (4.14%) SCVMM
7 27 (3.28%) SCCM
8 26 (3.16%) Nagios
9 25 (3.04%) SCOM
10 17 (2.07%) Kibana
10 17 (2.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (1.95%) logstash
11 16 (1.95%) Packer
11 16 (1.95%) SCOrch
12 14 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 13 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
14 12 (1.46%) Graphite
15 11 (1.34%) ZABBIX
16 10 (1.22%) QRadar
17 9 (1.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 194 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 136 (16.55%) VMware
3 107 (13.02%) Google
4 66 (8.03%) Oracle
5 49 (5.96%) Cisco
5 49 (5.96%) Citrix
6 41 (4.99%) IBM
7 34 (4.14%) BMC
8 30 (3.65%) Red Hat
9 26 (3.16%) F5
10 24 (2.92%) HP
11 15 (1.82%) ServiceNow
11 15 (1.82%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.70%) NetApp
13 13 (1.58%) Atlassian
13 13 (1.58%) Juniper
14 12 (1.46%) Apple
14 12 (1.46%) EMC
15 11 (1.34%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.34%) Fortinet