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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 13 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,381 918 585
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.18% 9.85% 9.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.15% 26.29% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 845 720 479
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,750 £43,688 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 4,295 3,492 2,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.79% 37.47% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,960 2,786 1,644
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £27,765
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,313
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the Midlands

AWS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for AWS in the Midlands

AWS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for AWS in the Midlands

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 AWS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +2 919 £57,500 -4.17% 128
East Midlands +1 429 £60,000 +20.00% 64
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 850 (61.55%) Azure
2 762 (55.18%) Agile
3 485 (35.12%) DevOps
4 411 (29.76%) Python
5 376 (27.23%) Java
6 368 (26.65%) GCP
7 363 (26.29%) SQL
8 317 (22.95%) Microsoft
9 314 (22.74%) Software Engineering
10 299 (21.65%) JavaScript
11 295 (21.36%) Kubernetes
12 292 (21.14%) CI/CD
13 287 (20.78%) Docker
14 274 (19.84%) .NET
15 250 (18.10%) Linux
16 242 (17.52%) C#
17 226 (16.36%) React
18 213 (15.42%) Git (software)
19 210 (15.21%) Mentoring
20 206 (14.92%) Microservices
21 204 (14.77%) Social Skills
22 195 (14.12%) Finance
23 183 (13.25%) Analytics
24 182 (13.18%) Terraform
25 181 (13.11%) SaaS
26 176 (12.74%) Machine Learning
27 175 (12.67%) Scrum
27 175 (12.67%) Serverless
28 169 (12.24%) TDD
29 164 (11.88%) Information Security

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 (2.75%) IIS
2 37 (2.68%) Apache Spark
3 29 (2.10%) Apache
4 26 (1.88%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.81%) Confluence
6 24 (1.74%) Umbraco
7 22 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 17 (1.23%) Apache Solr
9 13 (0.94%) GeoServer
9 13 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.72%) nginx
11 7 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
11 7 (0.51%) JBoss
12 6 (0.43%) CMS
13 5 (0.36%) Jupyter
13 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.14%) SAS
14 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.072%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.22%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.14%) FileZilla
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.14%) assyst
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.072%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.072%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.072%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 850 (61.55%) Azure
2 368 (26.65%) GCP
3 181 (13.11%) SaaS
4 175 (12.67%) Serverless
5 113 (8.18%) AWS Lambda
6 87 (6.30%) Amazon S3
7 84 (6.08%) PaaS
8 82 (5.94%) Azure DevOps
9 78 (5.65%) Microsoft 365
10 67 (4.85%) GitHub
11 64 (4.63%) IaaS
12 55 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
13 52 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
14 40 (2.90%) Amazon ECS
15 36 (2.61%) Power Platform
16 32 (2.32%) Azure AKS
17 31 (2.24%) OpenShift
18 29 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 28 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
20 27 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 120 (8.69%) Firewall
2 71 (5.14%) WAN
3 57 (4.13%) DNS
4 44 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 43 (3.11%) SD-WAN
6 32 (2.32%) LAN
7 31 (2.24%) VPN
8 29 (2.10%) HTTP
9 26 (1.88%) SAN
9 26 (1.88%) Wireless
10 23 (1.67%) DHCP
11 21 (1.52%) Network Security
12 20 (1.45%) Internet
13 18 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.01%) DMZ
14 14 (1.01%) FTP
15 11 (0.80%) TCP/IP
15 11 (0.80%) VoIP
16 10 (0.72%) SSL
17 9 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.40%) NoSQL
1 116 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 114 (8.25%) Big Data
3 101 (7.31%) MySQL
4 94 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
5 69 (5.00%) DynamoDB
6 61 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 59 (4.27%) MongoDB
8 50 (3.62%) Data Lake
8 50 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
9 45 (3.26%) Redis
10 31 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (2.17%) Power BI
12 26 (1.88%) Amazon Athena
13 23 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 23 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 213 (15.42%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.04%) JIRA
3 110 (7.97%) Jenkins
4 67 (4.85%) GitLab
5 28 (2.03%) Maven
6 26 (1.88%) CircleCI
6 26 (1.88%) JUnit
7 20 (1.45%) Selenium
8 19 (1.38%) SonarQube
9 18 (1.30%) Bitbucket
9 18 (1.30%) Jasmine
10 17 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
10 17 (1.23%) Visual Studio
11 16 (1.16%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.09%) Gradle
12 15 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (0.94%) Subversion
14 11 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (0.80%) IntelliJ
General
1 204 (14.77%) Social Skills
2 195 (14.12%) Finance
3 132 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (5.43%) Games
5 71 (5.14%) Law
6 58 (4.20%) Manufacturing
7 46 (3.33%) Retail
8 44 (3.19%) Public Sector
9 42 (3.04%) Marketing
10 39 (2.82%) Automotive
11 37 (2.68%) Legal
12 22 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
13 21 (1.52%) Advertising
13 21 (1.52%) Financial Institution
13 21 (1.52%) Telecoms
14 20 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
15 15 (1.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 10 (0.72%) Banking
17 8 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
18 6 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 323 (23.39%) Developer
2 151 (10.93%) Software Engineer
3 125 (9.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 116 (8.40%) Architect
5 94 (6.81%) Senior Developer
6 83 (6.01%) Solutions Architect
7 70 (5.07%) Cloud Engineer
8 69 (5.00%) Trainee
9 62 (4.49%) Analyst
10 56 (4.06%) Java Developer
11 55 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
12 54 (3.91%) Data Engineer
13 51 (3.69%) Software Developer
14 49 (3.55%) AWS Engineer
15 47 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 42 (3.04%) Network Engineer
16 42 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
17 41 (2.97%) Azure Engineer
17 41 (2.97%) C# Developer
17 41 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (19.84%) .NET
2 226 (16.36%) React
3 154 (11.15%) Spring
4 126 (9.12%) AngularJS
5 120 (8.69%) CSS
6 117 (8.47%) Node.js
7 114 (8.25%) HTML
8 105 (7.60%) REST
9 92 (6.66%) .NET Core
10 87 (6.30%) RESTful
11 59 (4.27%) ASP.NET
12 56 (4.06%) Laravel
13 52 (3.77%) Kafka
14 51 (3.69%) Web Services
15 41 (2.97%) .NET Framework
15 41 (2.97%) Sass
16 40 (2.90%) XML
17 39 (2.82%) YAML
18 34 (2.46%) JSON
18 34 (2.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.76%) Public Cloud
2 112 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 92 (6.66%) Algorithms
3 92 (6.66%) Cloud Native
4 60 (4.34%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
6 41 (2.97%) Data Structures
7 36 (2.61%) Cyberthreat
8 31 (2.24%) Life Science
8 31 (2.24%) User Experience
9 28 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
10 25 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
11 24 (1.74%) IoT
12 23 (1.67%) Clustering
13 22 (1.59%) Private Cloud
14 21 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
14 21 (1.52%) Social Media
15 19 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (1.23%) Mobile App
17 16 (1.16%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 250 (18.10%) Linux
2 155 (11.22%) Windows
3 74 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 60 (4.34%) Unix
5 21 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.01%) Solaris
8 13 (0.94%) Android
9 9 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.65%) SUSE
9 9 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.36%) VMS
10 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.29%) CentOS
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (55.18%) Agile
2 485 (35.12%) DevOps
3 314 (22.74%) Software Engineering
4 292 (21.14%) CI/CD
5 210 (15.21%) Mentoring
6 206 (14.92%) Microservices
7 183 (13.25%) Analytics
8 176 (12.74%) Machine Learning
9 175 (12.67%) Scrum
10 169 (12.24%) TDD
11 164 (11.88%) Information Security
12 157 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
13 156 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
14 150 (10.86%) Infrastructure as Code
15 149 (10.79%) Data Science
16 136 (9.85%) Coaching
17 133 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
18 128 (9.27%) Data Engineering
19 121 (8.76%) Test Automation
20 113 (8.18%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 411 (29.76%) Python
2 376 (27.23%) Java
3 363 (26.29%) SQL
4 299 (21.65%) JavaScript
5 242 (17.52%) C#
6 123 (8.91%) PowerShell
7 110 (7.97%) Go
8 106 (7.68%) Bash
9 101 (7.31%) PHP
10 72 (5.21%) TypeScript
11 52 (3.77%) Ruby
12 43 (3.11%) T-SQL
13 35 (2.53%) Perl
13 35 (2.53%) Scala
14 29 (2.10%) C++
15 19 (1.38%) C
16 16 (1.16%) Shell Script
17 15 (1.09%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.01%) ES6
19 13 (0.94%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 148 (10.72%) Degree
2 82 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 48 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.38%) CISSP
7 17 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (1.01%) SANS
9 12 (0.87%) CCNP
9 12 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.72%) CCNA
11 7 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.43%) CISM
12 6 (0.43%) MCSE
12 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.36%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.36%) GCIH
14 4 (0.29%) CCA
14 4 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (11.01%) QA
2 26 (1.88%) GDPR
3 25 (1.81%) SLA
4 22 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (1.30%) Data Quality
7 16 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 12 (0.87%) GRC
9 7 (0.51%) Accessibility
10 5 (0.36%) NCSC
11 4 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.22%) NIST
13 2 (0.14%) PMO
14 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.072%) PSD2
System Software
1 287 (20.78%) Docker
2 81 (5.87%) Active Directory
3 73 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (0.22%) vSphere
9 2 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.14%) HDFS
9 2 (0.14%) NFS
9 2 (0.14%) Samba
9 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.072%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.072%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 295 (21.36%) Kubernetes
2 182 (13.18%) Terraform
3 118 (8.54%) Ansible
4 52 (3.77%) Puppet
5 25 (1.81%) Grafana
6 20 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 19 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (1.16%) Prometheus
9 14 (1.01%) CASB
9 14 (1.01%) Kibana
10 12 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
11 11 (0.80%) Bugsnag
12 10 (0.72%) Istio
12 10 (0.72%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.65%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (0.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 7 (0.51%) Argo
14 7 (0.51%) SCCM
14 7 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 317 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 154 (11.15%) Google
3 113 (8.18%) VMware
4 111 (8.04%) Cisco
5 85 (6.15%) Oracle
6 31 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 25 (1.81%) Databricks
8 24 (1.74%) Meraki
9 23 (1.67%) New Relic
10 22 (1.59%) Apple
11 21 (1.52%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.45%) Citrix
13 19 (1.38%) Facebook
13 19 (1.38%) Fortinet
14 17 (1.23%) Palo Alto
15 16 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (1.09%) Adobe
16 15 (1.09%) SolarWinds
16 15 (1.09%) Splunk
17 14 (1.01%) Aruba