Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 221 184 263
Rank change year-on-year -37 +79 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 72 46 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.99% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.42% 3.07% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 50
10th Percentile £30,000 £40,750 £43,625
25th Percentile £32,375 £50,235 £45,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -38.46% - +18.18%
75th Percentile £52,500 £72,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £76,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% +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 South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,981 1,498 2,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.50% 32.10% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,126 1,203 2,124
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,039 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.18% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the South West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the South West

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South West over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the South West

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Gloucestershire -9 24 £42,500 -8.11% 1
Bristol -61 19 £51,250 +20.59% 4
Devon - 15 £37,500 - 1
Dorset -15 8 £42,500 -34.62%
Wiltshire -34 6 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 71 (98.61%) AWS
2 49 (68.06%) Amazon RDS
3 44 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 43 (59.72%) TDD
5 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (55.56%) Linux
7 36 (50.00%) DevOps
8 35 (48.61%) Amazon S3
9 34 (47.22%) Java
9 34 (47.22%) Scrum
10 32 (44.44%) Software Engineering
11 31 (43.06%) PHP
11 31 (43.06%) MySQL
11 31 (43.06%) CSS
12 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
12 30 (41.67%) AngularJS
13 29 (40.28%) React
14 28 (38.89%) SQL
15 27 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
15 27 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
16 25 (34.72%) CloudFront
16 25 (34.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 25 (34.72%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (34.72%) Serverless
16 25 (34.72%) Pair Programming
17 23 (31.94%) HTML
18 22 (30.56%) Ubuntu
18 22 (30.56%) React Native
18 22 (30.56%) NoSQL
19 21 (29.17%) Terraform

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (19.44%) CMS
2 14 (19.44%) WordPress
3 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 9 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (11.11%) JBoss
5 8 (11.11%) Mule
5 8 (11.11%) Mule ESB
5 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (5.56%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 71 (98.61%) AWS
2 35 (48.61%) Amazon S3
3 27 (37.50%) Amazon SQS
3 27 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 25 (34.72%) AWS Lambda
4 25 (34.72%) CloudFront
4 25 (34.72%) Serverless
4 25 (34.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 11 (15.28%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (13.89%) Azure
8 9 (12.50%) Heroku
8 9 (12.50%) IaaS
8 9 (12.50%) PaaS
9 6 (8.33%) SaaS
10 4 (5.56%) Twilio
11 3 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.78%) Cloudflare
12 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
13 1 (1.39%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) AMQP
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.39%) PBX
3 1 (1.39%) SSH
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (68.06%) Amazon RDS
2 31 (43.06%) MySQL
3 22 (30.56%) NoSQL
4 11 (15.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
7 2 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) JIRA
3 10 (13.89%) Maven
3 10 (13.89%) ReSharper
3 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
4 9 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 9 (12.50%) JUnit
4 9 (12.50%) PhpStorm
5 6 (8.33%) Android Studio
5 6 (8.33%) Xcode
6 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (5.56%) PHPUnit
7 3 (4.17%) Selenium
7 3 (4.17%) Xdebug
8 2 (2.78%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.78%) GitLab
8 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.39%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.39%) Mockito
9 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
1 18 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 17 (23.61%) Social Skills
3 10 (13.89%) Electronics
3 10 (13.89%) Marketing
3 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 9 (12.50%) Legal
4 9 (12.50%) Local Government
4 9 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.50%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Software Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Java Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.56%) Junior
11 3 (4.17%) Backend Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Junior Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Junior PHP Developer
13 1 (1.39%) Computer Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Lead Software Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Operations Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Web Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) CSS
2 30 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 29 (40.28%) React
4 23 (31.94%) HTML
5 22 (30.56%) React Native
6 19 (26.39%) Vue.js
7 16 (22.22%) Symfony
7 16 (22.22%) Web Services
8 14 (19.44%) Laravel
8 14 (19.44%) Sass
9 13 (18.06%) SOAP
10 12 (16.67%) JSON
10 12 (16.67%) REST
10 12 (16.67%) XML
10 12 (16.67%) Yii
11 10 (13.89%) Spring
12 9 (12.50%) .NET
12 9 (12.50%) Apache Camel
12 9 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (12.50%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Blog
1 9 (12.50%) Legacy Systems
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.17%) Legacy Code
5 2 (2.78%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) Photography
6 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) Linux
2 22 (30.56%) Ubuntu
3 7 (9.72%) Android
3 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) TDD
2 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (50.00%) DevOps
4 34 (47.22%) Scrum
5 32 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 25 (34.72%) Pair Programming
7 21 (29.17%) Kanban
8 20 (27.78%) Front End Development
9 18 (25.00%) SOA
10 17 (23.61%) OO
11 16 (22.22%) E-Commerce
11 16 (22.22%) IT Strategy
12 15 (20.83%) Data Privacy
12 15 (20.83%) Mobile Development
13 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
14 12 (16.67%) Open Source
14 12 (16.67%) Time Management
14 12 (16.67%) Web Development
15 11 (15.28%) BDD
15 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) PHP
3 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 28 (38.89%) SQL
5 19 (26.39%) C#
6 17 (23.61%) Python
7 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
8 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
9 12 (16.67%) Ruby
10 9 (12.50%) ES6
11 7 (9.72%) Go
12 6 (8.33%) Apple Swift
12 6 (8.33%) Kotlin
12 6 (8.33%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.39%) C
13 1 (1.39%) Java 11
13 1 (1.39%) Perl
13 1 (1.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) Terraform
2 17 (23.61%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.56%) Ansible
4 2 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (1.39%) FlexNet
5 1 (1.39%) Kibana
5 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) WooCommerce
2 9 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (1.39%) VMware