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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 216 238
Rank change year-on-year +33 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 50 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.28% 4.61% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 13 13
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.21% +7.00%  

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 796 542 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.24% 10.32% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 676 454 344
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,450 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the South West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +21 31 £46,000 -23.33% 2
Wiltshire +23 16 £52,500 +30.43% 1
Devon 0 1 £29,500 -30.58%
Bristol -29 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £47,500 -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 81 (98.78%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (91.46%) Linux
3 71 (86.59%) Scrum
3 71 (86.59%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (85.37%) JIRA
5 65 (79.27%) Finance
5 65 (79.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 64 (78.05%) REST
7 63 (76.83%) JSON
7 63 (76.83%) Hibernate
7 63 (76.83%) IntelliJ
7 63 (76.83%) XML
7 63 (76.83%) Java
7 63 (76.83%) SOAP
8 62 (75.61%) Web Services
8 62 (75.61%) JUnit
8 62 (75.61%) TDD
8 62 (75.61%) Spring
8 62 (75.61%) Integration Testing
8 62 (75.61%) Kanban
8 62 (75.61%) JPA
8 62 (75.61%) MongoDB
8 62 (75.61%) Spring Integration
9 61 (74.39%) BDD
9 61 (74.39%) Spring MVC
9 61 (74.39%) MVC
10 60 (73.17%) Electronics
10 60 (73.17%) Telecoms
10 60 (73.17%) Manufacturing
10 60 (73.17%) SAP

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 45 (54.88%) JBoss
1 45 (54.88%) Mule
1 45 (54.88%) Mule ESB
1 45 (54.88%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.98%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 60 (73.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (98.78%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (37.80%) SaaS
3 12 (14.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (12.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (10.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.10%) IaaS
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (6.10%) PaaS
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (79.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 62 (75.61%) MongoDB
3 46 (56.10%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.98%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (9.76%) MySQL
6 5 (6.10%) DB2
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 70 (85.37%) JIRA
2 63 (76.83%) IntelliJ
3 62 (75.61%) JUnit
4 47 (57.32%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) TestNG
General
1 65 (79.27%) Finance
2 60 (73.17%) Electronics
2 60 (73.17%) Manufacturing
2 60 (73.17%) Marketing
2 60 (73.17%) Telecoms
3 37 (45.12%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (81.71%) Developer
2 63 (76.83%) Java Developer
3 23 (28.05%) Senior Developer
3 23 (28.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) AWS Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.44%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Core Java Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Database Developer
9 1 (1.22%) DevOps Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.22%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (78.05%) REST
2 63 (76.83%) Hibernate
2 63 (76.83%) JSON
2 63 (76.83%) SOAP
2 63 (76.83%) XML
3 62 (75.61%) JPA
3 62 (75.61%) Spring
3 62 (75.61%) Spring Integration
3 62 (75.61%) Web Services
4 61 (74.39%) Spring MVC
5 45 (54.88%) Apache Camel
6 10 (12.20%) .NET
6 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.44%) CSS
7 2 (2.44%) HTML
8 1 (1.22%) HTML5
8 1 (1.22%) Java EE
8 1 (1.22%) JMS
8 1 (1.22%) LAMP
8 1 (1.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.10%) CMDB
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 75 (91.46%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (86.59%) Agile Software Development
1 71 (86.59%) Scrum
2 62 (75.61%) Integration Testing
2 62 (75.61%) Kanban
2 62 (75.61%) TDD
3 61 (74.39%) BDD
3 61 (74.39%) MVC
4 60 (73.17%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (73.17%) Digital Marketing
4 60 (73.17%) Programme Management
5 32 (39.02%) E-Commerce
6 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.41%) DevOps
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (6.10%) Gantt Chart
10 5 (6.10%) IT Strategy
10 5 (6.10%) Line Management
10 5 (6.10%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 63 (76.83%) Java
2 14 (17.07%) C#
3 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.54%) SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Python
6 4 (4.88%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
1 5 (6.10%) ISEB
1 5 (6.10%) PMI Certification
1 5 (6.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) cPanel
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) SAP
2 44 (53.66%) Apple
3 9 (10.98%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.10%) BMC
4 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco
4 5 (6.10%) Citrix
4 5 (6.10%) EMC
4 5 (6.10%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
4 5 (6.10%) Juniper
4 5 (6.10%) NetApp
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 5 (6.10%) VMware
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Samsung
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