Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 295 206 315
Rank change year-on-year -89 +109 +61
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 29 12 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.27% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
10th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 "
25th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +61.11% -33.33%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £57,813
90th Percentile " £84,750 £64,375
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

Amazon EKS 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 4,297 1,812 3,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.98% 39.01% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,410 1,506 2,968
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,063 £34,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,344 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the Midlands

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in the Midlands

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the Midlands

Amazon EKS
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 EKS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 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 -90 24 £80,000 +10.34% 13
East Midlands -63 5 £66,250 -11.67% 3
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 EKS.

1 28 (96.55%) DevOps
2 22 (75.86%) AWS
3 21 (72.41%) Terraform
4 18 (62.07%) Docker
5 16 (55.17%) Load Balancing
6 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (48.28%) Java
8 13 (44.83%) Kubernetes
8 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure as Code
8 13 (44.83%) Amazon ECS
9 12 (41.38%) Node.js
9 12 (41.38%) Linux
10 11 (37.93%) C#
10 11 (37.93%) Puppet
11 10 (34.48%) Azure
11 10 (34.48%) Network Security
11 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
11 10 (34.48%) OpenShift
11 10 (34.48%) Python
11 10 (34.48%) Firewall
11 10 (34.48%) Serverless
12 9 (31.03%) Tech Ops
12 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
12 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
12 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (31.03%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (31.03%) GitHub
12 9 (31.03%) CentOS
12 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
12 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement

Amazon EKS
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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) JBoss
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (75.86%) AWS
2 13 (44.83%) Amazon ECS
3 10 (34.48%) Azure
3 10 (34.48%) OpenShift
3 10 (34.48%) Serverless
4 9 (31.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (31.03%) GitHub
5 5 (17.24%) SaaS
6 4 (13.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (13.79%) IaaS
7 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (10.34%) AWS CodePipeline
7 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (10.34%) PaaS
7 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
8 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (6.90%) AWS CodeCommit
8 2 (6.90%) Azure Pipelines
8 2 (6.90%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
1 10 (34.48%) Network Security
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.69%) HTTP
4 5 (17.24%) DMZ
5 2 (6.90%) IPv4
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.45%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) GitLab
3 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) kappa
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Local Government
1 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
1 1 (3.45%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Principal Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) CloudOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) DevSecOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Node.js
2 7 (24.14%) RESTful
3 5 (17.24%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Core
4 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) Django
5 2 (6.90%) Express
5 2 (6.90%) Kafka
5 2 (6.90%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) React
6 1 (3.45%) Sinatra
6 1 (3.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) CentOS
2 9 (31.03%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) DevOps
2 16 (55.17%) Load Balancing
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (31.03%) Tech Ops
6 8 (27.59%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (27.59%) Migration
6 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) Emotional Intelligence
7 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 7 (24.14%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
7 7 (24.14%) Thought Leadership
7 7 (24.14%) User Stories
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) Python
4 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) ES6
7 1 (3.45%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCSP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) Terraform
2 13 (44.83%) Kubernetes
3 11 (37.93%) Puppet
4 8 (27.59%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (24.14%) Ansible
6 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (17.24%) Rundeck
7 2 (6.90%) Packer
7 2 (6.90%) SCCM
8 1 (3.45%) Istio
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) New Relic
4 2 (6.90%) Alibaba
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Databricks
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow