Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 39 93
Rank change year-on-year +18 +54 +51
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,080 788 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.14% 5.49% 3.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.79% 25.86% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 793 601 394
Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 3,018 3,047 1,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.54% 21.21% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,309 2,453 1,646
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +46 755 £54,000 +2.86% 62
East Midlands +1 324 £47,500 -5.00% 30
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 720 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 491 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (33.89%) Microsoft
4 309 (28.61%) Web Services
5 303 (28.06%) DevOps
6 294 (27.22%) SQL
7 279 (25.83%) Java
8 259 (23.98%) Linux
8 259 (23.98%) Python
9 243 (22.50%) Docker
10 228 (21.11%) Windows
11 202 (18.70%) JavaScript
12 197 (18.24%) C#
13 193 (17.87%) .NET
14 178 (16.48%) Jenkins
15 175 (16.20%) Degree
16 174 (16.11%) Active Directory
17 170 (15.74%) VMware
18 166 (15.37%) Public Cloud
19 165 (15.28%) HTML
20 163 (15.09%) SQL Server
20 163 (15.09%) Office 365
21 155 (14.35%) Git (software)
22 153 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
23 141 (13.06%) Node.js
24 140 (12.96%) Microservices
24 140 (12.96%) Software Engineering
25 137 (12.69%) Presales
26 132 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
27 128 (11.85%) Serverless

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 42 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 33 (3.06%) Confluence
4 32 (2.96%) SAS
5 31 (2.87%) Apache
6 28 (2.59%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.48%) nginx
9 11 (1.02%) JBoss
9 11 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.93%) CMS
10 10 (0.93%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.74%) IIS
12 7 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.56%) Drupal
13 6 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.37%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 31 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.19%) HipChat
5 1 (0.093%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.093%) Figma
5 1 (0.093%) Sketch
5 1 (0.093%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.56%) SAP Business One
2 5 (0.46%) Magento
3 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.093%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 720 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (15.09%) Office 365
3 128 (11.85%) Serverless
4 126 (11.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 126 (11.67%) SaaS
5 108 (10.00%) PaaS
6 106 (9.81%) IaaS
7 101 (9.35%) Amazon EC2
8 86 (7.96%) Amazon S3
9 66 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 65 (6.02%) Azure Active Directory
11 56 (5.19%) AWS Lambda
12 50 (4.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 49 (4.54%) GitHub
14 47 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
15 34 (3.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 33 (3.06%) Amazon SQS
17 31 (2.87%) Power Platform
18 23 (2.13%) Amazon Glacier
19 22 (2.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.96%) Firewall
2 58 (5.37%) DNS
3 51 (4.72%) Network Security
4 45 (4.17%) WAN
5 31 (2.87%) Skype
6 30 (2.78%) LAN
7 27 (2.50%) HTTP
8 24 (2.22%) DHCP
8 24 (2.22%) VPN
9 22 (2.04%) SAN
10 21 (1.94%) TCP/IP
11 20 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (1.85%) VoIP
12 15 (1.39%) MPLS
13 14 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (1.30%) Internet
14 13 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
14 13 (1.20%) SMTP
15 11 (1.02%) SSH
15 11 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.31%) Amazon RDS
3 72 (6.67%) MySQL
4 67 (6.20%) Hadoop
5 56 (5.19%) Big Data
5 56 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 53 (4.91%) Amazon Redshift
7 48 (4.44%) NoSQL
8 47 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 39 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 39 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 32 (2.96%) Pentaho
12 29 (2.69%) Power BI
12 29 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (2.41%) MongoDB
14 25 (2.31%) Amazon Aurora
15 23 (2.13%) OLAP
16 18 (1.67%) Redis
17 15 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 178 (16.48%) Jenkins
2 155 (14.35%) Git (software)
3 87 (8.06%) JIRA
4 64 (5.93%) Visual Studio
5 63 (5.83%) Maven
6 47 (4.35%) Selenium
7 37 (3.43%) Bitbucket
8 36 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 29 (2.69%) Cucumber
10 28 (2.59%) Artifactory
11 25 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (2.13%) SoapUI
13 22 (2.04%) GitLab
14 21 (1.94%) JMeter
14 21 (1.94%) WebDriver
15 20 (1.85%) Gradle
15 20 (1.85%) JUnit
16 19 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (1.67%) gulp
18 17 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 97 (8.98%) Finance
2 76 (7.04%) Retail
3 43 (3.98%) Marketing
4 35 (3.24%) Automotive
5 20 (1.85%) Aerospace
6 18 (1.67%) Games
7 15 (1.39%) Electronics
8 14 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.65%) Banking
11 6 (0.56%) Billing
11 6 (0.56%) Law
11 6 (0.56%) Legal
12 4 (0.37%) Advertising
13 3 (0.28%) Back Office
14 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.19%) Publishing
15 1 (0.093%) Military
15 1 (0.093%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 258 (23.89%) Developer
2 219 (20.28%) Architect
3 109 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 93 (8.61%) Solutions Architect
5 88 (8.15%) Cloud Architect
6 77 (7.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 74 (6.85%) .NET Developer
8 70 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 63 (5.83%) C# Developer
9 63 (5.83%) Java Developer
10 60 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 55 (5.09%) Software Developer
12 51 (4.72%) Software Engineer
13 49 (4.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 48 (4.44%) AWS Engineer
15 45 (4.17%) Technical Architect
16 41 (3.80%) Lead Developer
17 34 (3.15%) Senior Developer
18 33 (3.06%) Analyst
19 31 (2.87%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (28.61%) Web Services
2 193 (17.87%) .NET
3 165 (15.28%) HTML
4 141 (13.06%) Node.js
5 127 (11.76%) CSS
6 125 (11.57%) AngularJS
7 117 (10.83%) HTML5
8 84 (7.78%) React
9 79 (7.31%) ASP.NET
10 75 (6.94%) Spring
11 71 (6.57%) RESTful
12 59 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 59 (5.46%) J2EE
12 59 (5.46%) REST
13 51 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 45 (4.17%) Ajax
14 45 (4.17%) jQuery
15 44 (4.07%) .NET Core
16 42 (3.89%) SOAP
17 41 (3.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 166 (15.37%) Public Cloud
2 113 (10.46%) Data Centre
3 100 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (5.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 52 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
7 45 (4.17%) User Experience
8 42 (3.89%) Private Cloud
9 40 (3.70%) Virtual Team
10 30 (2.78%) Cloud Native
11 23 (2.13%) Social Media
12 22 (2.04%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.85%) Driving Licence
13 20 (1.85%) Smart City
14 16 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.39%) Mobile App
16 13 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (1.20%) Mobile Games
17 11 (1.02%) Algorithms
17 11 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 259 (23.98%) Linux
2 228 (21.11%) Windows
3 99 (9.17%) Windows Server
4 65 (6.02%) Unix
5 60 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.70%) Android
7 39 (3.61%) Windows 10
8 34 (3.15%) Apple iOS
9 32 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 29 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (2.41%) CentOS
12 25 (2.31%) Ubuntu
13 17 (1.57%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.93%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.74%) AIX
17 6 (0.56%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
18 4 (0.37%) HPUX
18 4 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (28.06%) DevOps
3 153 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
4 140 (12.96%) Microservices
4 140 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 137 (12.69%) Presales
6 125 (11.57%) Project Management
7 123 (11.39%) Scrum
8 119 (11.02%) Analytics
9 109 (10.09%) ITIL
10 102 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
11 100 (9.26%) Computer Science
11 100 (9.26%) Test Automation
12 93 (8.61%) MVC
13 92 (8.52%) TDD
14 90 (8.33%) Migration
15 88 (8.15%) Configuration Management
15 88 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 83 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 82 (7.59%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 294 (27.22%) SQL
2 279 (25.83%) Java
3 259 (23.98%) Python
4 202 (18.70%) JavaScript
5 197 (18.24%) C#
6 98 (9.07%) PowerShell
7 90 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 69 (6.39%) PHP
9 50 (4.63%) Ruby
10 41 (3.80%) Scala
11 36 (3.33%) C
11 36 (3.33%) Go
11 36 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 35 (3.24%) Perl
12 35 (3.24%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 12 (1.11%) VBScript
15 11 (1.02%) Java 8
16 8 (0.74%) ES6
Qualifications
1 175 (16.20%) Degree
2 74 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 72 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (4.26%) MCSE
5 35 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (2.87%) MCSA
8 26 (2.41%) AWS Certification
8 26 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.31%) Master's Degree
10 23 (2.13%) CCNP
11 15 (1.39%) DV Cleared
12 14 (1.30%) CCNA
13 13 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.20%) MCP
13 13 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (1.02%) CISSP
15 9 (0.83%) CISM
15 9 (0.83%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.76%) GDPR
2 41 (3.80%) QA
3 28 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (2.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.093%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 243 (22.50%) Docker
2 174 (16.11%) Active Directory
3 132 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 122 (11.30%) Hyper-V
5 34 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.48%) vSphere
8 15 (1.39%) XenApp
9 12 (1.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 12 (1.11%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.93%) BitLocker
10 10 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (0.83%) Varnish
11 9 (0.83%) VMware NSX
12 8 (0.74%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.65%) Firmware
14 5 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.37%) HDFS
16 2 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 126 (11.67%) Kubernetes
2 121 (11.20%) Ansible
2 121 (11.20%) Terraform
3 107 (9.91%) Puppet
4 65 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (5.65%) SCCM
6 33 (3.06%) SCVMM
7 26 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
8 24 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
9 23 (2.13%) SCOM
10 21 (1.94%) Packer
11 16 (1.48%) Opsview
12 13 (1.20%) NetBackup
12 13 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (1.11%) CFEngine
14 11 (1.02%) Grafana
15 9 (0.83%) FortiGate
15 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 9 (0.83%) Salt
15 9 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 366 (33.89%) Microsoft
2 170 (15.74%) VMware
3 110 (10.19%) Google
4 103 (9.54%) Oracle
5 83 (7.69%) Cisco
6 77 (7.13%) Citrix
7 36 (3.33%) Cloudera
8 35 (3.24%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.96%) IBM
10 25 (2.31%) ForgeRock
11 22 (2.04%) CheckPoint
11 22 (2.04%) Veeam
12 21 (1.94%) SAP
13 19 (1.76%) HP
14 17 (1.57%) McAfee
15 15 (1.39%) Meraki
16 14 (1.30%) BMC
16 14 (1.30%) CommVault
16 14 (1.30%) F5
17 13 (1.20%) Dell