Period
to 18 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 18 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 288 183 262
Rank change year-on-year -105 +79 +57
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 40 22 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.40% 0.55% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 1.51% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 61
10th Percentile £41,375 £32,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £32,813 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £47,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.89% -17.39% +4.55%
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,438 £72,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 "
England median annual salary £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +16.07% - +7.69%

Amazon EC2 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 3,962 1,461 3,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.18% 36.53% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,109 1,166 2,810
10th Percentile £29,450 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £59,688 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £71,826
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the Midlands

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the Midlands

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the Midlands

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2021. 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 -85 22 £51,250 +41.38% 24
East Midlands -55 18 £48,250 -28.52% 14
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 38 (95.00%) AWS
2 23 (57.50%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (57.50%) DevOps
3 22 (55.00%) Docker
4 21 (52.50%) Terraform
5 19 (47.50%) REST
5 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
6 18 (45.00%) MySQL
6 18 (45.00%) Amazon SQS
7 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (40.00%) TDD
8 16 (40.00%) C#
8 16 (40.00%) .NET
8 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (40.00%) Serverless
8 16 (40.00%) React
9 15 (37.50%) SaaS
9 15 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (35.00%) Kubernetes
10 14 (35.00%) Social Skills
11 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (30.00%) Node.js
11 12 (30.00%) JSON
11 12 (30.00%) Legacy Applications
11 12 (30.00%) API Development
11 12 (30.00%) API Design
11 12 (30.00%) Microservices
11 12 (30.00%) GitLab

Amazon EC2
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 9 (22.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 38 (95.00%) AWS
2 18 (45.00%) Amazon SQS
3 16 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 16 (40.00%) Serverless
4 15 (37.50%) SaaS
5 10 (25.00%) Amazon S3
6 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (20.00%) Azure
8 7 (17.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (7.50%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (7.50%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (7.50%) CloudFront
10 3 (7.50%) GCP
11 2 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (5.00%) Route 53
12 1 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (2.50%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) SMTP
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (45.00%) MySQL
3 15 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.00%) Big Data
5 4 (10.00%) GIS
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Redis
6 3 (7.50%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (7.50%) BigQuery
6 3 (7.50%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.50%) Metadata
7 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) GitLab
2 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Local Government
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Backend Developer
5 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) REST
2 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (40.00%) React
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (30.00%) GraphQL
3 12 (30.00%) JSON
3 12 (30.00%) JSON Schema
3 12 (30.00%) Node.js
4 8 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.50%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Legacy Applications
2 4 (10.00%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) DevOps
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) Agile Coaching
4 12 (30.00%) API Design
4 12 (30.00%) API Development
4 12 (30.00%) Data Engineering
4 12 (30.00%) Microservices
5 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
7 4 (10.00%) Cloud Operations
7 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Go
6 3 (7.50%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) IFRS
1 1 (2.50%) IFRS 9
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Docker
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (52.50%) Terraform
2 14 (35.00%) Kubernetes
3 8 (20.00%) Ansible
4 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (10.00%) Puppet
6 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.50%) Grafana
7 1 (2.50%) Packer
7 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) HubSpot
2 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.50%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.50%) New Relic
4 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) QNAP
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Synology
4 1 (2.50%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) Veeam