Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 376 433 452
Rank change year-on-year +57 +19 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 89 98 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 1.55% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 101 75 88
South East median annual salary £63,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.45% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £86,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +13.82% +6.96%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,975 6,323 6,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.57% 23.55% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,903 5,267 5,397
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South East.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Thames Valley +21 57 £60,000 -7.69% 13
Berkshire +13 43 £63,750 -8.93% 8
Surrey +51 18 £80,000 +52.38% 6
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £32,500 -40.91% 3
Oxfordshire +12 6 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Hampshire +16 5 £62,500 +31.58% 3
West Sussex +13 4 £75,000 -
East Sussex +1 4 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 86 (96.63%) AWS
2 49 (55.06%) Java
3 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (40.45%) Amazon S3
5 32 (35.96%) AWS Lambda
5 32 (35.96%) Serverless
6 29 (32.58%) Web Services
7 28 (31.46%) Kubernetes
7 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (30.34%) Amazon RDS
8 27 (30.34%) Scrum
9 26 (29.21%) Linux
9 26 (29.21%) Git (software)
10 25 (28.09%) Jenkins
11 24 (26.97%) DevOps
11 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
12 23 (25.84%) JUnit
13 20 (22.47%) SOAP
13 20 (22.47%) Mockito
14 19 (21.35%) RESTful
14 19 (21.35%) Spring
14 19 (21.35%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (20.22%) Kanban
15 18 (20.22%) TDD
16 17 (19.10%) Docker
16 17 (19.10%) DbUnit
16 17 (19.10%) BDD
16 17 (19.10%) PowerMock
16 17 (19.10%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (19.10%) jMock

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Fuse
3 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
5 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (96.63%) AWS
2 36 (40.45%) Amazon S3
3 32 (35.96%) AWS Lambda
3 32 (35.96%) Serverless
4 15 (16.85%) AWS Step Functions
5 14 (15.73%) Amazon SQS
5 14 (15.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (15.73%) Kong
6 11 (12.36%) GitHub
7 7 (7.87%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (6.74%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (6.74%) Azure
8 6 (6.74%) Route 53
8 6 (6.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (5.62%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (4.49%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (3.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (3.37%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (3.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) AMQP
1 3 (3.37%) LAN
1 3 (3.37%) MQTT
2 2 (2.25%) DNS
2 2 (2.25%) SSH
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) FTP
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SMTP
3 1 (1.12%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (19.10%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (15.73%) Amazon Aurora
4 12 (13.48%) MongoDB
5 9 (10.11%) MySQL
6 7 (7.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (6.74%) Redis
8 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.12%) InfluxDB
11 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (28.09%) Jenkins
3 23 (25.84%) JUnit
4 20 (22.47%) Mockito
5 17 (19.10%) DbUnit
5 17 (19.10%) jMock
6 12 (13.48%) Maven
6 12 (13.48%) SonarQube
7 6 (6.74%) Selenium
8 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.37%) Gradle
9 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.12%) git-flow
10 1 (1.12%) GitLab
10 1 (1.12%) Mocha
10 1 (1.12%) PostCSS
10 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (14.61%) Retail
2 5 (5.62%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Developer
2 22 (24.72%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (16.85%) Architect
5 14 (15.73%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.11%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) AWS Developer
7 7 (7.87%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (7.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Angular Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (3.37%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.58%) Web Services
2 20 (22.47%) SOAP
3 19 (21.35%) RESTful
3 19 (21.35%) Spring
4 17 (19.10%) PowerMock
5 16 (17.98%) J2EE
5 16 (17.98%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (16.85%) Apache Camel
7 13 (14.61%) REST
8 10 (11.24%) XML
9 9 (10.11%) HTML
9 9 (10.11%) Node.js
9 9 (10.11%) Spring Boot
10 8 (8.99%) Kafka
11 6 (6.74%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.74%) CSS
11 6 (6.74%) Spring Cloud
12 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Social Network
4 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.37%) PKI
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Linux
2 9 (10.11%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.49%) VMS
4 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (30.34%) Scrum
4 24 (26.97%) DevOps
5 19 (21.35%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.22%) Kanban
6 18 (20.22%) TDD
7 17 (19.10%) BDD
8 14 (15.73%) Microservices
9 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
9 13 (14.61%) TOGAF
10 12 (13.48%) Mobile Development
10 12 (13.48%) Open Source
11 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
12 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.87%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (7.87%) MVC
12 7 (7.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 5 (5.62%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) Java
2 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.61%) Python
4 12 (13.48%) PHP
4 12 (13.48%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.36%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.11%) Ruby
7 8 (8.99%) SQL
8 6 (6.74%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.62%) Perl
9 5 (5.62%) Scala
10 4 (4.49%) Go
10 4 (4.49%) Java 8
10 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.37%) C
11 3 (3.37%) C++
11 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.12%) C#
12 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.37%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Docker
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.87%) vSphere
4 5 (5.62%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 28 (31.46%) Kubernetes
2 15 (16.85%) Terraform
3 13 (14.61%) Ansible
4 6 (6.74%) Puppet
5 1 (1.12%) Consul
5 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.12%) Kibana
5 1 (1.12%) logstash
5 1 (1.12%) Nagios
5 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.12%) Packer
5 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle
1 8 (8.99%) VMware
2 5 (5.62%) Sage
3 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.37%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.25%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.25%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Openreach
6 1 (1.12%) Percona