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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 90 197
Rank change year-on-year +39 +107 +152
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 705 514 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.72% 3.08% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.49% 26.44% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 555 391 233
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,560 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £86,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +5.77%

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 2,565 1,944 1,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.19% 11.66% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,088 1,462 1,109
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £43,132 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +7.83% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 20 January 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 January 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 +16 356 £50,750 -7.73% 73
East Midlands +54 349 £50,000 +5.26% 81
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 418 (59.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 263 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (36.74%) JavaScript
4 241 (34.18%) Java
5 195 (27.66%) Linux
6 194 (27.52%) DevOps
7 177 (25.11%) Python
8 169 (23.97%) SQL
9 153 (21.70%) PHP
10 149 (21.13%) Web Services
11 139 (19.72%) Microsoft
12 135 (19.15%) Windows
13 131 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
14 125 (17.73%) Puppet
15 123 (17.45%) Jenkins
16 119 (16.88%) C#
16 119 (16.88%) Finance
17 113 (16.03%) Ansible
18 109 (15.46%) HTML
19 108 (15.32%) CSS
20 106 (15.04%) MySQL
20 106 (15.04%) Docker
21 104 (14.75%) VMware
22 99 (14.04%) ITIL
22 99 (14.04%) Ruby
23 91 (12.91%) Software Engineering
24 90 (12.77%) .NET
24 90 (12.77%) Git (software)
24 90 (12.77%) Microservices
25 87 (12.34%) 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 38 (5.39%) Apache
2 35 (4.96%) JBoss
3 31 (4.40%) OpenStack
4 28 (3.97%) IIS
5 24 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 21 (2.98%) nginx
8 19 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (2.70%) Skype for Business
9 18 (2.55%) Drupal
10 17 (2.41%) WordPress
11 16 (2.27%) CMS
12 13 (1.84%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.99%) Confluence
14 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.85%) SAS
15 5 (0.71%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
17 3 (0.43%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.43%) CloudStack
Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Magento
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 418 (59.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (9.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 59 (8.37%) Amazon EC2
4 49 (6.95%) IaaS
5 47 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 47 (6.67%) PaaS
6 46 (6.52%) Office 365
7 31 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (4.40%) GitHub
8 30 (4.26%) Amazon S3
9 27 (3.83%) SaaS
10 26 (3.69%) Serverless
11 24 (3.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 19 (2.70%) Bluemix
12 19 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
13 15 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.28%) Datadog
14 9 (1.28%) Google Analytics
15 8 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.23%) Firewall
2 40 (5.67%) VPN
3 30 (4.26%) DNS
4 27 (3.83%) HTTP
5 22 (3.12%) Internet
6 21 (2.98%) SAN
7 20 (2.84%) WAN
8 15 (2.13%) MPLS
9 14 (1.99%) LAN
9 14 (1.99%) SNMP
10 12 (1.70%) SSH
11 11 (1.56%) TCP/IP
12 10 (1.42%) DHCP
13 9 (1.28%) 802.11
13 9 (1.28%) Skype
14 8 (1.13%) SSL
15 6 (0.85%) Cisco Wireless
15 6 (0.85%) Wireless
16 5 (0.71%) BIG-IP
17 4 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (15.04%) MySQL
2 86 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 82 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 59 (8.37%) MongoDB
5 32 (4.54%) Big Data
6 28 (3.97%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.41%) Redis
10 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.42%) CouchDB
12 9 (1.28%) DB2
13 8 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.13%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.85%) BigQuery
15 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 123 (17.45%) Jenkins
2 90 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 46 (6.52%) Subversion
4 39 (5.53%) JIRA
5 36 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 36 (5.11%) Visual Studio
6 30 (4.26%) Maven
7 29 (4.11%) Bitbucket
8 23 (3.26%) Selenium
8 23 (3.26%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (2.84%) Cucumber
11 17 (2.41%) JUnit
12 16 (2.27%) JMeter
12 16 (2.27%) Vagrant
13 15 (2.13%) WebDriver
14 14 (1.99%) SoapUI
15 12 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
16 10 (1.42%) JSUnit
17 9 (1.28%) Gradle
General
1 119 (16.88%) Finance
2 59 (8.37%) Banking
3 32 (4.54%) Retail
4 25 (3.55%) Marketing
5 18 (2.55%) Games
6 16 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.84%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.42%) Electronics
10 4 (0.57%) Legal
10 4 (0.57%) Publishing
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.43%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 230 (32.62%) Developer
2 95 (13.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (12.62%) Architect
4 74 (10.50%) Java Developer
5 50 (7.09%) PHP Developer
6 48 (6.81%) Senior Developer
7 41 (5.82%) Consultant
8 36 (5.11%) AWS DevOps
9 34 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
10 32 (4.54%) AWS Engineer
10 32 (4.54%) Software Developer
11 31 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
12 30 (4.26%) AWS Architect
12 30 (4.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 29 (4.11%) Cloud Architect
14 26 (3.69%) Technical Manager
15 25 (3.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 24 (3.40%) C# Developer
17 23 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
17 23 (3.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (21.13%) Web Services
2 109 (15.46%) HTML
3 108 (15.32%) CSS
4 90 (12.77%) .NET
5 77 (10.92%) RESTful
6 74 (10.50%) Node.js
6 74 (10.50%) REST
7 64 (9.08%) AngularJS
8 51 (7.23%) Spring
9 45 (6.38%) XML
10 44 (6.24%) jQuery
11 38 (5.39%) LAMP
12 35 (4.96%) HTML5
13 29 (4.11%) Hibernate
14 26 (3.69%) ASP.NET
14 26 (3.69%) SOAP
14 26 (3.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (3.55%) Laravel
16 23 (3.26%) CSS3
17 21 (2.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.50%) Computer Science
1 67 (9.50%) Data Centre
2 60 (8.51%) Public Cloud
3 42 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.40%) User Experience
5 22 (3.12%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (2.84%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.13%) Clustering
10 13 (1.84%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.70%) Replication
12 10 (1.42%) CMDB
13 9 (1.28%) Cloud Native
14 8 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.13%) NHS
15 7 (0.99%) Private Cloud
16 6 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
17 4 (0.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 195 (27.66%) Linux
2 135 (19.15%) Windows
3 49 (6.95%) Unix
4 42 (5.96%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.83%) Android
6 26 (3.69%) Apple iOS
7 21 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (1.70%) CentOS
11 6 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.71%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.28%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.28%) Debian
14 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (27.52%) DevOps
3 99 (14.04%) ITIL
4 91 (12.91%) Software Engineering
5 90 (12.77%) Microservices
6 87 (12.34%) Scrum
7 81 (11.49%) Configuration Management
8 75 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (10.35%) MVC
10 72 (10.21%) Test Automation
11 70 (9.93%) OO
11 70 (9.93%) TDD
12 65 (9.22%) BDD
13 57 (8.09%) Open Source
13 57 (8.09%) Project Management
13 57 (8.09%) Service Delivery
14 53 (7.52%) SDLC
15 48 (6.81%) Presales
16 42 (5.96%) Line Management
17 41 (5.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (36.74%) JavaScript
2 241 (34.18%) Java
3 177 (25.11%) Python
4 169 (23.97%) SQL
5 153 (21.70%) PHP
6 119 (16.88%) C#
7 99 (14.04%) Ruby
8 80 (11.35%) PowerShell
9 76 (10.78%) Perl
10 54 (7.66%) C++
11 50 (7.09%) Shell Script
12 48 (6.81%) Bash Shell
13 29 (4.11%) C
14 24 (3.40%) XPath
15 13 (1.84%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.70%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.56%) Go
17 11 (1.56%) VBScript
18 10 (1.42%) PHP 5
19 9 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (10.50%) Degree
2 47 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.99%) CCNP
6 11 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.28%) CCNA
7 9 (1.28%) CHECK Team Leader
7 9 (1.28%) CHECK Team Member
7 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.28%) OSCP
8 8 (1.13%) MCP
8 8 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (0.99%) OCP
9 7 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.85%) MCSE
11 5 (0.71%) CCIE
11 5 (0.71%) MCSA
11 5 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.81%) QA
2 30 (4.26%) GCP
3 12 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.28%) SLA
5 6 (0.85%) COBIT
6 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.57%) PMO
8 3 (0.43%) GDPR
9 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 106 (15.04%) Docker
2 81 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (8.37%) Active Directory
4 38 (5.39%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.84%) vSphere
7 7 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.43%) Xen
9 3 (0.43%) XenServer
10 2 (0.28%) Gluster
10 2 (0.28%) Squid
11 1 (0.14%) HDFS
11 1 (0.14%) KVM
11 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 131 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
2 125 (17.73%) Puppet
3 113 (16.03%) Ansible
4 51 (7.23%) Terraform
5 50 (7.09%) Kubernetes
6 28 (3.97%) SCVMM
7 16 (2.27%) SCCM
7 16 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 15 (2.13%) Packer
8 15 (2.13%) SCOM
9 14 (1.99%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (1.99%) Salt
10 7 (0.99%) Capistrano
10 7 (0.99%) Nagios
10 7 (0.99%) Pingdom
11 6 (0.85%) Kibana
12 5 (0.71%) logstash
12 5 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.71%) Rancher
12 5 (0.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 139 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 104 (14.75%) VMware
3 73 (10.35%) Oracle
4 69 (9.79%) Google
5 36 (5.11%) Citrix
6 34 (4.82%) IBM
7 33 (4.68%) Cisco
8 28 (3.97%) BMC
9 22 (3.12%) NetApp
10 19 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.41%) HP
12 16 (2.27%) Juniper
13 14 (1.99%) EMC
14 11 (1.56%) Splunk
15 10 (1.42%) 3PAR
15 10 (1.42%) F5
16 8 (1.13%) Apple
16 8 (1.13%) CheckPoint
16 8 (1.13%) Rackspace
16 8 (1.13%) SolarWinds