Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > North of England
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 224 332 370
Rank change year-on-year +108 +38 +84
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 113 138 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.97% 0.73% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.94% 2.70% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 120 100 108
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.13%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +17.12%

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 North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,845 5,109 5,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 33.05% 26.99% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,147 4,031 4,272
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the North of England

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the North of England.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the North of England

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the North of England over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the North of England

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
North West +57 67 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire +105 41 £63,000 +20.00% 1
North East +18 5 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 111 (98.23%) AWS
2 65 (57.52%) Serverless
3 63 (55.75%) AWS Lambda
4 62 (54.87%) DevOps
5 61 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (52.21%) Amazon S3
7 54 (47.79%) Java
8 52 (46.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 50 (44.25%) Amazon RDS
10 42 (37.17%) Bash Shell
11 40 (35.40%) Jenkins
12 34 (30.09%) Windows
12 34 (30.09%) Python
13 33 (29.20%) Docker
14 32 (28.32%) Linux
15 31 (27.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 30 (26.55%) Maven
17 28 (24.78%) Amazon ECS
18 26 (23.01%) Amazon ELB
18 26 (23.01%) Hibernate
19 24 (21.24%) Git (software)
19 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
19 24 (21.24%) Microservices
19 24 (21.24%) Spring Boot
20 23 (20.35%) SQL
21 22 (19.47%) Configuration Management
21 22 (19.47%) TDD
21 22 (19.47%) Software Engineering
21 22 (19.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 22 (19.47%) Puppet

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 6 (5.31%) Confluence
2 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 111 (98.23%) AWS
2 65 (57.52%) Serverless
3 63 (55.75%) AWS Lambda
4 59 (52.21%) Amazon S3
5 52 (46.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 31 (27.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 28 (24.78%) Amazon ECS
8 26 (23.01%) Amazon ELB
9 19 (16.81%) Amazon SQS
10 14 (12.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 13 (11.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (8.85%) SaaS
13 9 (7.96%) AWS Fargate
13 9 (7.96%) AWS IoT
13 9 (7.96%) Azure
13 9 (7.96%) GitHub
14 7 (6.19%) Amazon Glacier
14 7 (6.19%) Route 53
15 6 (5.31%) AWS Step Functions
15 6 (5.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) Firewall
2 8 (7.08%) Network Security
3 6 (5.31%) Unified Communications
3 6 (5.31%) VLAN
3 6 (5.31%) VoIP
3 6 (5.31%) VPN
4 3 (2.65%) DHCP
4 3 (2.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (19.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (13.27%) NoSQL
4 14 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.19%) Redis
8 5 (4.42%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (4.42%) MySQL
9 3 (2.65%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.77%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.77%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.77%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.88%) Flink
11 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Jenkins
2 30 (26.55%) Maven
3 24 (21.24%) Git (software)
4 15 (13.27%) Gradle
5 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (8.85%) Bitbucket
6 10 (8.85%) JIRA
7 8 (7.08%) SonarQube
8 5 (4.42%) DbUnit
8 5 (4.42%) jMock
8 5 (4.42%) JUnit
8 5 (4.42%) Mockito
9 4 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.65%) Mocha
10 3 (2.65%) Selenium
11 2 (1.77%) GitLab
11 2 (1.77%) Subversion
12 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Electronics
3 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Police
4 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Developer
2 28 (24.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (17.70%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.93%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 14 (12.39%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (12.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Development Director
9 8 (7.08%) Software Development Director
10 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (6.19%) Lead DevOps
10 7 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 3 (2.65%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.01%) Hibernate
2 24 (21.24%) Spring Boot
3 21 (18.58%) Spring
4 19 (16.81%) Web Services
5 17 (15.04%) Node.js
6 11 (9.73%) CSS
6 11 (9.73%) HTML
7 8 (7.08%) CSS3
7 8 (7.08%) HTML5
8 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.31%) RESTful
10 5 (4.42%) PowerMock
10 5 (4.42%) SOAP
11 4 (3.54%) .NET
11 4 (3.54%) JSON
11 4 (3.54%) REST
12 3 (2.65%) .NET Core
12 3 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (2.65%) JPA
12 3 (2.65%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Algorithms
2 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.19%) Life Science
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (3.54%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.65%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.09%) Windows
2 32 (28.32%) Linux
3 12 (10.62%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.73%) Android
5 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
6 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.31%) Unix
8 4 (3.54%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.88%) Debian
9 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) DevOps
2 61 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.24%) Microservices
4 22 (19.47%) Configuration Management
4 22 (19.47%) Software Engineering
4 22 (19.47%) TDD
5 19 (16.81%) BDD
6 16 (14.16%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
7 15 (13.27%) Infrastructure Automation
8 14 (12.39%) Low Latency
8 14 (12.39%) Multithreading
8 14 (12.39%) Scrum
9 13 (11.50%) Open Source
10 12 (10.62%) Computer Science
10 12 (10.62%) Technical Leadership
11 11 (9.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (7.96%) Cross-Platform Development
12 9 (7.96%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) Java
2 42 (37.17%) Bash Shell
3 34 (30.09%) Python
4 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.35%) SQL
6 18 (15.93%) Java 8
7 16 (14.16%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.96%) Ruby
9 6 (5.31%) C#
9 6 (5.31%) Perl
10 5 (4.42%) PHP
11 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.65%) Scala
13 2 (1.77%) Groovy
13 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) CCNA
2 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.31%) MCSE
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (4.42%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 6 (5.31%) GDPR
3 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (29.20%) Docker
2 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.08%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.54%) XenApp
5 3 (2.65%) Postfix
5 3 (2.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.88%) IAG
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (19.47%) Puppet
2 21 (18.58%) Terraform
3 18 (15.93%) Ansible
4 16 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.08%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.54%) Grafana
6 4 (3.54%) Nagios
6 4 (3.54%) SCCM
6 4 (3.54%) SCOM
6 4 (3.54%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.54%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.65%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) VMware
3 10 (8.85%) Cisco
3 10 (8.85%) HP
4 7 (6.19%) Citrix
5 6 (5.31%) Veeam
6 4 (3.54%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.54%) F5
6 4 (3.54%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.65%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.65%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.77%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.88%) Splunk
9 1 (0.88%) WooCommerce