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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 87 132
Rank change year-on-year +42 +45 +113
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 771 524 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.29% 3.33% 2.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.54% 23.84% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 616 442 326
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,125 £69,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3,019 2,198 1,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.71% 13.96% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,449 1,844 1,424
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +38 421 £55,000 +22.22% 85
East Midlands +47 342 £47,500 -5.00% 64
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 470 (60.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 290 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (31.65%) Microsoft
4 219 (28.40%) Java
5 206 (26.72%) Linux
6 191 (24.77%) Windows
7 186 (24.12%) JavaScript
8 185 (23.99%) DevOps
9 172 (22.31%) SQL
10 153 (19.84%) Docker
11 141 (18.29%) Python
12 140 (18.16%) VMware
13 138 (17.90%) C#
14 137 (17.77%) Web Services
15 136 (17.64%) SQL Server
16 133 (17.25%) Jenkins
17 131 (16.99%) Software Engineering
18 130 (16.86%) Git (software)
19 115 (14.92%) .NET
20 110 (14.27%) VMware Infrastructure
21 106 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
21 106 (13.75%) Google
22 105 (13.62%) Finance
23 104 (13.49%) Data Centre
24 103 (13.36%) Active Directory
25 101 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
26 99 (12.84%) Presales
27 98 (12.71%) Ansible
28 96 (12.45%) PHP
29 94 (12.19%) Scrum

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 43 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (2.72%) Apache
2 21 (2.72%) Skype for Business
3 19 (2.46%) CMS
3 19 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.69%) nginx
6 12 (1.56%) IIS
7 11 (1.43%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.43%) JBoss
7 11 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.30%) WordPress
9 9 (1.17%) Confluence
10 6 (0.78%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.39%) SAS
12 2 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Magento
2 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 470 (60.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (11.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 79 (10.25%) Office 365
4 70 (9.08%) SaaS
5 66 (8.56%) PaaS
6 63 (8.17%) Amazon EC2
7 47 (6.10%) IaaS
8 44 (5.71%) Amazon S3
9 38 (4.93%) CloudFront
10 37 (4.80%) IBM Cloud
11 30 (3.89%) Serverless
12 25 (3.24%) GitHub
13 24 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 18 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 17 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
17 16 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 9 (1.17%) OpenShift
19 7 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.56%) Firewall
2 49 (6.36%) WAN
3 43 (5.58%) VPN
4 42 (5.45%) DNS
5 38 (4.93%) LAN
6 29 (3.76%) MPLS
7 28 (3.63%) Network Security
7 28 (3.63%) Wireless
8 25 (3.24%) VLAN
9 24 (3.11%) HTTP
10 21 (2.72%) Internet
10 21 (2.72%) OSPF
11 19 (2.46%) Cisco Firepower
11 19 (2.46%) Cisco Wireless
11 19 (2.46%) TACACS
11 19 (2.46%) VoIP
12 18 (2.33%) DHCP
13 14 (1.82%) SAN
13 14 (1.82%) WLAN
14 12 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 93 (12.06%) MySQL
3 65 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 52 (6.74%) NoSQL
5 49 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
7 39 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (4.41%) Big Data
9 33 (4.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 31 (4.02%) Relational Database
11 23 (2.98%) BigQuery
12 18 (2.33%) Hadoop
12 18 (2.33%) Redis
13 17 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.95%) Bigtable
15 14 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
18 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 133 (17.25%) Jenkins
2 130 (16.86%) Git (software)
3 48 (6.23%) Maven
4 36 (4.67%) Selenium
5 35 (4.54%) JIRA
6 33 (4.28%) JUnit
7 23 (2.98%) TeamCity
8 22 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (2.46%) Cucumber
9 19 (2.46%) Subversion
10 18 (2.33%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.20%) SonarQube
12 14 (1.82%) Hudson
13 12 (1.56%) GoCD
13 12 (1.56%) IBM UrbanCode
13 12 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (1.30%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.30%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (13.62%) Finance
2 68 (8.82%) Retail
3 22 (2.85%) Banking
3 22 (2.85%) Marketing
4 18 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.43%) Games
6 8 (1.04%) Billing
6 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.91%) Electronics
8 4 (0.52%) Advertising
8 4 (0.52%) Automotive
9 2 (0.26%) Law
9 2 (0.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.13%) Back Office
10 1 (0.13%) Front Office
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 223 (28.92%) Developer
2 116 (15.05%) Architect
3 105 (13.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 54 (7.00%) Senior Developer
5 40 (5.19%) .NET Developer
6 39 (5.06%) Java Developer
7 36 (4.67%) Software Developer
8 35 (4.54%) PHP Developer
9 34 (4.41%) Cloud Architect
9 34 (4.41%) Consultant
9 34 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 31 (4.02%) C# Developer
10 31 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 30 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (3.76%) Technical Architect
13 28 (3.63%) Administrator
13 28 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (2.98%) Lead Developer
15 22 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (17.77%) Web Services
2 115 (14.92%) .NET
3 91 (11.80%) HTML
4 85 (11.02%) CSS
4 85 (11.02%) RESTful
5 71 (9.21%) AngularJS
6 55 (7.13%) Node.js
7 42 (5.45%) HTML5
7 42 (5.45%) REST
8 38 (4.93%) Spring
9 29 (3.76%) jQuery
10 26 (3.37%) ASP.NET
11 25 (3.24%) CSS3
12 23 (2.98%) React
12 23 (2.98%) Sass
12 23 (2.98%) XML
13 22 (2.85%) JSON
14 20 (2.59%) .NET Framework
15 18 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
16 16 (2.08%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 92 (11.93%) Computer Science
3 64 (8.30%) Public Cloud
4 55 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.50%) User Experience
8 22 (2.85%) Driving Licence
9 21 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 21 (2.72%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.59%) Private Cloud
11 19 (2.46%) NHS
12 17 (2.20%) Data Structures
13 16 (2.08%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.95%) CMDB
15 14 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (1.56%) PMI
17 10 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
17 10 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 206 (26.72%) Linux
2 191 (24.77%) Windows
3 78 (10.12%) Windows Server
4 44 (5.71%) Unix
5 31 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (3.76%) CentOS
8 18 (2.33%) Android
9 12 (1.56%) Debian
9 12 (1.56%) Windows 10
10 11 (1.43%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.78%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.26%) Fedora
14 2 (0.26%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (23.99%) DevOps
3 131 (16.99%) Software Engineering
4 101 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
5 99 (12.84%) Presales
6 94 (12.19%) Scrum
7 91 (11.80%) Microservices
8 88 (11.41%) Open Source
9 87 (11.28%) Test Automation
10 86 (11.15%) TDD
11 83 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
11 83 (10.77%) Service Delivery
12 81 (10.51%) ITIL
13 70 (9.08%) BDD
14 61 (7.91%) SDLC
15 59 (7.65%) Mentoring
15 59 (7.65%) Project Management
16 57 (7.39%) OO
17 54 (7.00%) Configuration Management
18 53 (6.87%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 219 (28.40%) Java
2 186 (24.12%) JavaScript
3 172 (22.31%) SQL
4 141 (18.29%) Python
5 138 (17.90%) C#
6 96 (12.45%) PHP
7 91 (11.80%) Ruby
8 58 (7.52%) PowerShell
9 39 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 39 (5.06%) Shell Script
10 38 (4.93%) Go
10 38 (4.93%) Perl
11 36 (4.67%) Java 8
12 25 (3.24%) Scala
13 18 (2.33%) PHP 5
14 14 (1.82%) C++
15 12 (1.56%) Jython
16 11 (1.43%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.17%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 79 (10.25%) Degree
2 51 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (4.80%) CCNP
5 33 (4.28%) Security Cleared
6 32 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (4.02%) MCP
7 31 (4.02%) MCSE
8 15 (1.95%) CCNA
8 15 (1.95%) Master's Degree
8 15 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (1.69%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.43%) PMP
10 11 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (1.30%) MCSA
12 9 (1.17%) CISSP
12 9 (1.17%) SANS
13 8 (1.04%) CISM
13 8 (1.04%) CSSLP
14 7 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.28%) GCP
2 27 (3.50%) QA
3 25 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.85%) SLA
5 8 (1.04%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.91%) GDPR
6 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.78%) PMO
8 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 153 (19.84%) Docker
2 110 (14.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (13.36%) Active Directory
4 53 (6.87%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.56%) Xen
7 10 (1.30%) Varnish
8 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.65%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.65%) vSphere
9 4 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.39%) Squid
10 3 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.26%) HDFS
11 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.13%) KVM
12 1 (0.13%) LXC
12 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 106 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
2 98 (12.71%) Ansible
3 90 (11.67%) Puppet
4 87 (11.28%) Kubernetes
5 47 (6.10%) Terraform
6 36 (4.67%) Nagios
7 26 (3.37%) SCCM
7 26 (3.37%) SCVMM
8 22 (2.85%) Graphite
8 22 (2.85%) SCOM
9 21 (2.72%) ZABBIX
10 19 (2.46%) QRadar
10 19 (2.46%) WhatsUp Gold
11 18 (2.33%) Kibana
12 15 (1.95%) logstash
12 15 (1.95%) Salt
13 14 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
14 12 (1.56%) SCOrch
14 12 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 11 (1.43%) Grafana
Vendors
1 244 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 140 (18.16%) VMware
3 106 (13.75%) Google
4 68 (8.82%) Cisco
5 53 (6.87%) Citrix
6 50 (6.49%) Oracle
7 39 (5.06%) IBM
8 38 (4.93%) HP
9 36 (4.67%) F5
10 28 (3.63%) Red Hat
11 26 (3.37%) BMC
12 24 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
13 23 (2.98%) SolarWinds
14 21 (2.72%) Meraki
15 19 (2.46%) Tripwire
16 14 (1.82%) Fortinet
16 14 (1.82%) Juniper
16 14 (1.82%) ServiceNow
17 11 (1.43%) CheckPoint
18 10 (1.30%) Brocade