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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 318 313 398
Rank change year-on-year -5 +85 +16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,873 882 725
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 0.98% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.59% 2.34% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 892 669 600
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £42,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -7.14%
75th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% -

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 72,331 37,717 34,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 45.11% 42.06% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38,415 30,022 28,071
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the UK

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the UK

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the UK

Amazon EC2
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 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
England -18 1,565 £72,500 -3.33% 112
Work from Home +16 1,047 £70,000 +3.70% 63
London -64 977 £80,000 -5.88% 61
UK excluding London +21 587 £65,000 +23.81% 51
North of England -23 142 £63,750 +15.91% 25
South West +37 138 £70,000 +55.56% 2
South East -46 134 £72,500 +20.83% 7
North West -20 92 £60,000 +9.09% 18
East of England -13 91 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Midlands -48 51 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Yorkshire -33 49 £80,000 +45.45% 4
East Midlands -22 28 £60,000 +60.00% 2
West Midlands -36 23 £57,500 -23.33% 5
Wales -23 17 £67,500 -22.86% 1
Scotland -77 12 £70,000 +21.74% 3
Northern Ireland -19 3 £57,500 +64.29%

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 1,829 (97.65%) AWS
2 1,088 (58.09%) Amazon S3
3 956 (51.04%) DevOps
4 944 (50.40%) Docker
5 938 (50.08%) Agile
6 906 (48.37%) Serverless
7 817 (43.62%) AWS Lambda
8 809 (43.19%) Amazon RDS
9 808 (43.14%) Python
10 700 (37.37%) Software Engineering
11 686 (36.63%) Terraform
12 685 (36.57%) Git (software)
13 674 (35.99%) Kubernetes
14 626 (33.42%) CI/CD
15 604 (32.25%) JavaScript
16 587 (31.34%) Linux
17 548 (29.26%) Java
18 514 (27.44%) Microservices
19 456 (24.35%) React
20 449 (23.97%) MySQL
21 446 (23.81%) Finance
22 438 (23.38%) Azure
23 436 (23.28%) Jenkins
24 433 (23.12%) Amazon SQS
25 425 (22.69%) Amazon ECS
26 406 (21.68%) SQL
27 387 (20.66%) Infrastructure as Code
28 350 (18.69%) PostgreSQL
29 346 (18.47%) AWS CloudFormation
30 333 (17.78%) Node.js

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 264 (14.10%) Elasticsearch
2 157 (8.38%) Apache
3 118 (6.30%) Apache Spark
4 77 (4.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 56 (2.99%) Confluence
6 46 (2.46%) Apache Airflow
7 45 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 39 (2.08%) CMS
9 26 (1.39%) Jupyter
10 23 (1.23%) Camunda
10 23 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 19 (1.01%) nginx
12 18 (0.96%) Luigi
13 14 (0.75%) SharePoint
14 12 (0.64%) IIS
15 9 (0.48%) WordPress
16 8 (0.43%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.32%) Drupal
17 6 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 21 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 14 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.43%) Shopify
3 2 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1,829 (97.65%) AWS
2 1,088 (58.09%) Amazon S3
3 906 (48.37%) Serverless
4 817 (43.62%) AWS Lambda
5 438 (23.38%) Azure
6 433 (23.12%) Amazon SQS
7 425 (22.69%) Amazon ECS
8 346 (18.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 318 (16.98%) Amazon EKS
10 309 (16.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 274 (14.63%) SaaS
12 270 (14.42%) CloudFront
13 268 (14.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 266 (14.20%) GCP
15 253 (13.51%) Route 53
16 251 (13.40%) GitHub
17 153 (8.17%) AWS Fargate
18 140 (7.47%) Cloud Computing
19 137 (7.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 116 (6.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (8.06%) DNS
2 88 (4.70%) VPN
3 67 (3.58%) Firewall
4 63 (3.36%) HTTP
5 57 (3.04%) Internet
6 46 (2.46%) DHCP
7 37 (1.98%) SSL
8 33 (1.76%) TCP/IP
9 28 (1.49%) HTTPS
10 25 (1.33%) DKIM
10 25 (1.33%) DMARC
11 21 (1.12%) Network Security
12 20 (1.07%) DSL
13 19 (1.01%) AMQP
14 17 (0.91%) VLAN
15 16 (0.85%) SNMP
16 13 (0.69%) Reverse Proxy
17 12 (0.64%) IPv6
18 11 (0.59%) FTP
18 11 (0.59%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 809 (43.19%) Amazon RDS
2 449 (23.97%) MySQL
3 350 (18.69%) PostgreSQL
4 262 (13.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 246 (13.13%) Redis
6 181 (9.66%) MongoDB
7 172 (9.18%) Relational Database
8 141 (7.53%) Amazon Aurora
9 133 (7.10%) NoSQL
10 119 (6.35%) Big Data
11 117 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
12 88 (4.70%) SQL Server
13 79 (4.22%) BigQuery
14 69 (3.68%) RDBMS
15 65 (3.47%) MariaDB
16 45 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
17 43 (2.30%) Amazon Athena
17 43 (2.30%) Electronic Patient Records
18 41 (2.19%) Tableau
19 36 (1.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 685 (36.57%) Git (software)
2 436 (23.28%) Jenkins
3 227 (12.12%) JIRA
4 178 (9.50%) Bitbucket
5 161 (8.60%) GitLab
6 98 (5.23%) Maven
7 63 (3.36%) Gradle
8 58 (3.10%) Travis CI
9 57 (3.04%) CircleCI
10 46 (2.46%) SonarQube
11 45 (2.40%) JUnit
11 45 (2.40%) Liquibase
12 44 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 44 (2.35%) Cypress.io
13 38 (2.03%) Artifactory
13 38 (2.03%) Selenium
14 28 (1.49%) PHPUnit
15 26 (1.39%) Spinnaker
16 23 (1.23%) PhpStorm
16 23 (1.23%) Xdebug
General
1 446 (23.81%) Finance
2 253 (13.51%) Social Skills
3 128 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (6.09%) Banking
5 96 (5.13%) Legal
6 84 (4.48%) Public Sector
7 77 (4.11%) Retail
8 73 (3.90%) Marketing
9 55 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
10 51 (2.72%) Games
10 51 (2.72%) Law
11 43 (2.30%) Automotive
12 42 (2.24%) Front Office
13 39 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 33 (1.76%) Advertising
15 30 (1.60%) Manufacturing
16 26 (1.39%) Local Government
17 25 (1.33%) Documentation Skills
17 25 (1.33%) Telecoms
18 23 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 468 (24.99%) Developer
2 444 (23.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 378 (20.18%) Software Engineer
4 224 (11.96%) AWS Engineer
5 202 (10.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 190 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 159 (8.49%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 129 (6.89%) Site Engineer
9 117 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
10 114 (6.09%) Java Developer
11 112 (5.98%) Java Engineer
12 109 (5.82%) Full Stack Developer
13 105 (5.61%) Senior DevOps
14 103 (5.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 102 (5.45%) Senior Developer
16 91 (4.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 89 (4.75%) Senior Cloud Engineer
18 87 (4.64%) AWS Developer
19 86 (4.59%) Data Engineer
20 84 (4.48%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (24.35%) React
2 333 (17.78%) Node.js
3 324 (17.30%) AngularJS
4 254 (13.56%) CSS
5 231 (12.33%) .NET
5 231 (12.33%) HTML
6 222 (11.85%) Spring
7 213 (11.37%) REST
8 169 (9.02%) Kafka
9 130 (6.94%) Spring Boot
10 124 (6.62%) Symfony
11 118 (6.30%) Laravel
12 117 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
13 112 (5.98%) Vue.js
14 105 (5.61%) RESTful
14 105 (5.61%) XML
15 104 (5.55%) .NET Core
15 104 (5.55%) LAMP
16 101 (5.39%) Web Services
17 93 (4.97%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.62%) Cloud Native
2 115 (6.14%) User Experience
3 84 (4.48%) Public Cloud
4 68 (3.63%) Hedge funds
5 62 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 54 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (2.88%) NHS
7 48 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 47 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 46 (2.46%) Data Centre
9 46 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
10 43 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 39 (2.08%) Blog
12 36 (1.92%) Algorithms
12 36 (1.92%) Social Media
13 34 (1.82%) Data Structures
13 34 (1.82%) Digital Media
14 33 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (1.76%) Legacy Systems
15 28 (1.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 587 (31.34%) Linux
2 169 (9.02%) Windows
3 117 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 88 (4.70%) Unix
5 69 (3.68%) Windows Server
6 39 (2.08%) Android
7 33 (1.76%) CentOS
8 25 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 14 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.53%) Debian
12 9 (0.48%) Alpine Linux
13 8 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
13 8 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.43%) Solaris
13 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.32%) OpenWrt
16 3 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 956 (51.04%) DevOps
2 938 (50.08%) Agile
3 700 (37.37%) Software Engineering
4 626 (33.42%) CI/CD
5 514 (27.44%) Microservices
6 387 (20.66%) Infrastructure as Code
7 322 (17.19%) Full Stack Development
8 287 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
9 283 (15.11%) TDD
10 265 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
11 255 (13.61%) Scrum
12 239 (12.76%) Test Automation
13 236 (12.60%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 235 (12.55%) Open Source
15 234 (12.49%) Mentoring
16 210 (11.21%) Analytics
17 197 (10.52%) Computer Science
18 193 (10.30%) Fintech
19 188 (10.04%) OO
20 186 (9.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 808 (43.14%) Python
2 604 (32.25%) JavaScript
3 548 (29.26%) Java
4 406 (21.68%) SQL
5 307 (16.39%) Bash
6 306 (16.34%) TypeScript
7 256 (13.67%) PHP
8 235 (12.55%) Go
9 211 (11.27%) Ruby
10 147 (7.85%) C#
11 121 (6.46%) Scala
12 70 (3.74%) Shell Script
13 68 (3.63%) ES6
13 68 (3.63%) PowerShell
14 53 (2.83%) Kotlin
15 37 (1.98%) Groovy
16 32 (1.71%) Julia
16 32 (1.71%) Perl
17 28 (1.49%) MATLAB
18 24 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 267 (14.26%) Degree
2 119 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (3.74%) AWS Certification
3 70 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 44 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
5 37 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.07%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.59%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.48%) CCNP
10 8 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.43%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.32%) CCNA
11 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.21%) MCSE
12 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.21%) OCPJP
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.21%) RHCE
12 4 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.14%) QA
2 32 (1.71%) IEC 62304
2 32 (1.71%) ISO 13485
3 28 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.91%) SLA
6 16 (0.85%) GDPR
7 12 (0.64%) HIPAA
8 11 (0.59%) Accessibility
9 9 (0.48%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.27%) GxP
11 2 (0.11%) PMO
11 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.053%) CDISC
12 1 (0.053%) HL7
12 1 (0.053%) NCSC
12 1 (0.053%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.053%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 944 (50.40%) Docker
2 37 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.49%) LXC
4 27 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (0.75%) iptables
7 13 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.37%) Postfix
10 6 (0.32%) zsh
11 5 (0.27%) Varnish
11 5 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.11%) HDFS
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.053%) DRBD
13 1 (0.053%) KVM
13 1 (0.053%) OpenDJ
13 1 (0.053%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 686 (36.63%) Terraform
2 674 (35.99%) Kubernetes
3 250 (13.35%) Ansible
4 174 (9.29%) Grafana
5 105 (5.61%) Prometheus
6 95 (5.07%) Puppet
7 75 (4.00%) Kibana
8 65 (3.47%) Istio
9 45 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
10 37 (1.98%) Packer
11 32 (1.71%) Graylog
12 30 (1.60%) Graphite
13 27 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
14 26 (1.39%) Cisco IPCC
15 25 (1.33%) Nagios
16 20 (1.07%) StatsD
17 15 (0.80%) ZABBIX
18 13 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
19 12 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
19 12 (0.64%) Icinga
Vendors
1 154 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 146 (7.79%) Google
3 89 (4.75%) Oracle
4 84 (4.48%) New Relic
5 75 (4.00%) Splunk
6 56 (2.99%) VMware
7 51 (2.72%) Zend
8 41 (2.19%) BT
9 39 (2.08%) AppDynamics
10 38 (2.03%) Red Hat
11 33 (1.76%) ServiceNow
12 26 (1.39%) PagerDuty
13 25 (1.33%) Apple
14 24 (1.28%) Cisco
15 23 (1.23%) Confluent
16 21 (1.12%) Siemens
17 18 (0.96%) SolarWinds
17 18 (0.96%) Stackify
18 15 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
19 13 (0.69%) IBM