Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 100 211
Rank change year-on-year +39 +111 +166
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 665 498 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.35% 2.73% 1.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.74% 24.74% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 558 360 203
Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +21.62%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 2487 2013 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.25% 11.05% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 1516 1126
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +47 397 £48,250 -8.10% 31
East Midlands +39 270 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 388 (58.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 282 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 194 (29.17%) Java
5 165 (24.81%) SQL
6 157 (23.61%) Linux
7 153 (23.01%) Microsoft
8 148 (22.26%) DevOps
9 144 (21.65%) CSS
10 136 (20.45%) Python
11 133 (20.00%) PHP
12 129 (19.40%) HTML
12 129 (19.40%) Web Services
13 119 (17.89%) .NET
14 114 (17.14%) Puppet
15 112 (16.84%) Jenkins
15 112 (16.84%) C#
16 111 (16.69%) ITIL
17 109 (16.39%) Docker
18 106 (15.94%) MySQL
19 102 (15.34%) Windows
19 102 (15.34%) Ansible
20 100 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
21 99 (14.89%) VMware
22 98 (14.74%) AngularJS
23 97 (14.59%) Node.js
24 96 (14.44%) Scrum
25 94 (14.14%) MVC
25 94 (14.14%) NoSQL
26 87 (13.08%) SQL Server

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 41 (6.17%) JBoss
2 32 (4.81%) Apache
3 29 (4.36%) OpenStack
4 27 (4.06%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.46%) CMS
6 23 (3.46%) WebSphere
7 20 (3.01%) IIS
8 17 (2.56%) MS Exchange
9 15 (2.26%) nginx
10 14 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (1.95%) Drupal
11 13 (1.95%) Skype for Business
12 10 (1.50%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.50%) WordPress
13 9 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.05%) Confluence
15 6 (0.90%) CloudStack
16 5 (0.75%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Moqups
2 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 388 (58.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (8.27%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (7.67%) Office 365
4 43 (6.47%) PaaS
5 42 (6.32%) IaaS
6 41 (6.17%) GitHub
7 37 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 34 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
9 30 (4.51%) SaaS
10 29 (4.36%) Bluemix
10 29 (4.36%) IBM Cloud
11 27 (4.06%) Amazon S3
12 25 (3.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 24 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (1.65%) npm
14 11 (1.65%) Serverless
15 10 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (1.35%) Datadog
17 8 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 63 (9.47%) Firewall
2 53 (7.97%) WAN
3 42 (6.32%) VPN
4 40 (6.02%) DNS
5 31 (4.66%) Internet
5 31 (4.66%) LAN
6 26 (3.91%) HTTP
7 24 (3.61%) SAN
8 20 (3.01%) TCP/IP
9 18 (2.71%) MPLS
10 14 (2.11%) Wireless
11 12 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.80%) DHCP
12 11 (1.65%) SSL
13 10 (1.50%) Skype
14 9 (1.35%) Cisco Wireless
14 9 (1.35%) OSPF
14 9 (1.35%) SNMP
15 7 (1.05%) VoIP
16 6 (0.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (15.94%) MySQL
2 94 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 87 (13.08%) SQL Server
4 65 (9.77%) MongoDB
5 31 (4.66%) Amazon RDS
5 31 (4.66%) Big Data
6 22 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.41%) CouchDB
7 16 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.26%) Redis
9 13 (1.95%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.35%) DB2
10 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.20%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.90%) InfluxDB
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 112 (16.84%) Jenkins
2 86 (12.93%) Git (software)
3 48 (7.22%) Subversion
4 40 (6.02%) JIRA
5 37 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 32 (4.81%) Bitbucket
7 30 (4.51%) JUnit
8 28 (4.21%) TeamCity
9 26 (3.91%) Maven
10 23 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (3.31%) Selenium
12 20 (3.01%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.41%) JSUnit
14 15 (2.26%) Cucumber
15 13 (1.95%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.80%) gulp
16 12 (1.80%) JMeter
16 12 (1.80%) SoapUI
17 11 (1.65%) webpack
18 10 (1.50%) PhantomJS
General
1 82 (12.33%) Finance
2 55 (8.27%) Banking
3 32 (4.81%) Marketing
4 30 (4.51%) Retail
5 21 (3.16%) Electronics
6 16 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.95%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.50%) Games
10 4 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 254 (38.20%) Developer
2 90 (13.53%) Architect
3 73 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 69 (10.38%) Java Developer
5 56 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 47 (7.07%) PHP Developer
7 39 (5.86%) Consultant
7 39 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 36 (5.41%) Analyst
8 36 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
9 34 (5.11%) C# Developer
10 32 (4.81%) Technical Architect
11 31 (4.66%) .NET Developer
11 31 (4.66%) Linux Engineer
12 30 (4.51%) AWS DevOps
12 30 (4.51%) Software Developer
13 28 (4.21%) Junior
14 27 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
16 24 (3.61%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (21.65%) CSS
2 129 (19.40%) HTML
2 129 (19.40%) Web Services
3 119 (17.89%) .NET
4 98 (14.74%) AngularJS
5 97 (14.59%) Node.js
6 58 (8.72%) jQuery
7 57 (8.57%) HTML5
7 57 (8.57%) REST
8 56 (8.42%) RESTful
9 45 (6.77%) XML
10 44 (6.62%) Spring
11 39 (5.86%) ASP.NET
12 38 (5.71%) LESS
13 37 (5.56%) LAMP
13 37 (5.56%) Laravel
14 36 (5.41%) CSS3
15 35 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (3.91%) React
17 25 (3.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.83%) Data Centre
2 60 (9.02%) Public Cloud
3 56 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 54 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (5.41%) User Experience
6 29 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.35%) Arduino
10 9 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.35%) Social Media
11 8 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.05%) NHS
13 6 (0.90%) Fintech
13 6 (0.90%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (0.90%) Replication
13 6 (0.90%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 157 (23.61%) Linux
2 102 (15.34%) Windows
3 43 (6.47%) Unix
3 43 (6.47%) Windows Server
4 38 (5.71%) Android
4 38 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.60%) CentOS
9 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.30%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Debian
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (22.26%) DevOps
3 111 (16.69%) ITIL
4 96 (14.44%) Scrum
5 94 (14.14%) MVC
6 79 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (10.38%) TDD
8 68 (10.23%) Configuration Management
9 65 (9.77%) Test Automation
10 64 (9.62%) Microservices
11 58 (8.72%) Software Engineering
12 57 (8.57%) Project Management
13 53 (7.97%) Kanban
14 52 (7.82%) OO
15 49 (7.37%) Web Development
16 48 (7.22%) Service Delivery
17 47 (7.07%) SDLC
18 45 (6.77%) Technical Architecture
19 41 (6.17%) Mentoring
20 40 (6.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 248 (37.29%) JavaScript
2 194 (29.17%) Java
3 165 (24.81%) SQL
4 136 (20.45%) Python
5 133 (20.00%) PHP
6 112 (16.84%) C#
7 66 (9.92%) PowerShell
8 65 (9.77%) Ruby
9 55 (8.27%) C++
10 40 (6.02%) Bash Shell
11 39 (5.86%) Perl
12 34 (5.11%) C
13 32 (4.81%) XPath
14 23 (3.46%) Shell Script
15 19 (2.86%) PHP 7
16 18 (2.71%) T-SQL
17 15 (2.26%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.65%) VBScript
19 10 (1.50%) PHP 5
20 7 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 86 (12.93%) Degree
2 40 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (5.86%) Security Cleared
4 37 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (4.21%) CCNA
5 28 (4.21%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.31%) CCNP
7 21 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.65%) CCIE
10 10 (1.50%) CCDP
10 10 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.20%) VCP5
12 7 (1.05%) OCP
12 7 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.90%) CCDA
13 6 (0.90%) MCSD
13 6 (0.90%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.75%) MCSA
14 5 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.37%) QA
2 10 (1.50%) GCP
3 9 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.90%) SLA
5 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.60%) GDPR
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) PMO
8 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 109 (16.39%) Docker
2 73 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (8.27%) Active Directory
4 34 (5.11%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (2.26%) vSphere
7 7 (1.05%) XenServer
8 6 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.90%) Xen
9 5 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.45%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.45%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.45%) XenApp
11 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.30%) Gluster
12 1 (0.15%) HDFS
12 1 (0.15%) KVM
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 114 (17.14%) Puppet
2 102 (15.34%) Ansible
3 100 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (9.77%) Terraform
5 29 (4.36%) Kubernetes
6 21 (3.16%) SCVMM
7 14 (2.11%) Salt
8 12 (1.80%) Nagios
9 10 (1.50%) Grafana
10 9 (1.35%) Packer
10 9 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (1.20%) SCOM
12 7 (1.05%) Capistrano
12 7 (1.05%) Pingdom
13 6 (0.90%) Cobbler
13 6 (0.90%) Consul
13 6 (0.90%) Icinga
13 6 (0.90%) Kibana
13 6 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 153 (23.01%) Microsoft
2 99 (14.89%) VMware
3 80 (12.03%) Oracle
4 48 (7.22%) Google
5 45 (6.77%) IBM
6 37 (5.56%) Cisco
7 33 (4.96%) Citrix
8 21 (3.16%) BMC
9 20 (3.01%) HP
10 19 (2.86%) NetApp
10 19 (2.86%) Red Hat
10 19 (2.86%) Splunk
11 15 (2.26%) Juniper
12 13 (1.95%) CheckPoint
13 12 (1.80%) Twitter
14 11 (1.65%) Fortinet
15 10 (1.50%) Adobe
15 10 (1.50%) F5
15 10 (1.50%) McAfee
16 9 (1.35%) EMC