Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon ECS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 420 586 878
Rank change year-on-year +166 +292 +184
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 278 545 293
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 1.26% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 284 494 215
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +16.15% +6.12%
10th Percentile £54,125 £56,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £143,750 £118,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +21.05%

Amazon ECS 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 19,584 43,156 40,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.10% 31.72% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16,488 35,154 32,713
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ECS within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +170 270 £76,250 -1.61% 67
London +109 209 £85,000 +6.25% 39
UK excluding London +234 62 £65,000 +4.00% 32
Work from Home +38 35 £70,000 +7.69% 15
South East +207 16 £65,000 -7.14% 12
North of England +154 14 £55,000 +4.76% 8
North West +117 12 £55,000 +4.76% 6
South West +113 11 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Midlands +117 10 £75,000 +7.14% 5
East Midlands - 9 £75,000 - 1
East of England +122 5 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Scotland +92 5 £48,250 +28.67% 3
Yorkshire +127 2 £65,000 +20.93% 2
West Midlands +76 1 £57,500 -17.86% 4
Wales +50 1 £60,000 +84.62% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, IT jobs citing Amazon ECS 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 ECS.

1 252 (90.65%) AWS
2 200 (71.94%) DevOps
3 185 (66.55%) Python
4 174 (62.59%) Kubernetes
5 173 (62.23%) Docker
6 166 (59.71%) Serverless
7 162 (58.27%) AWS Lambda
8 148 (53.24%) Microservices
9 125 (44.96%) Jenkins
10 117 (42.09%) Java
10 117 (42.09%) Web Services
11 111 (39.93%) MySQL
11 111 (39.93%) PostgreSQL
12 109 (39.21%) Azure
13 108 (38.85%) Finance
14 102 (36.69%) Terraform
15 98 (35.25%) Mentoring
15 98 (35.25%) Amazon Redshift
16 97 (34.89%) GCP
17 91 (32.73%) Apache
18 89 (32.01%) Software Engineering
18 89 (32.01%) GitLab
19 88 (31.65%) Banking
19 88 (31.65%) SQL Server
20 87 (31.29%) Google
20 87 (31.29%) Back Office
20 87 (31.29%) gRPC
21 84 (30.22%) Asset Management
22 83 (29.86%) Hedge funds
23 82 (29.50%) Investment Management

Amazon ECS
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 91 (32.73%) Apache
2 17 (6.12%) Apache Spark
3 16 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.68%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.88%) nginx
5 8 (2.88%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.08%) CMS
7 2 (0.72%) IIS
7 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) Mule
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Eikon
2 2 (0.72%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 252 (90.65%) AWS
2 166 (59.71%) Serverless
3 162 (58.27%) AWS Lambda
4 109 (39.21%) Azure
5 97 (34.89%) GCP
6 66 (23.74%) Apigee
7 63 (22.66%) Amazon EC2
8 55 (19.78%) Amazon EKS
9 50 (17.99%) AWS CloudFormation
10 47 (16.91%) Amazon S3
11 23 (8.27%) GitHub
12 21 (7.55%) AWS CodeBuild
13 19 (6.83%) AWS Fargate
14 18 (6.47%) SaaS
15 17 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (5.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 11 (3.96%) Amazon Kinesis
17 11 (3.96%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (3.96%) CloudFront
17 11 (3.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) SAN
2 10 (3.60%) Network Security
3 7 (2.52%) VPN
4 6 (2.16%) Firewall
5 5 (1.80%) DNS
6 4 (1.44%) DHCP
6 4 (1.44%) Internet
6 4 (1.44%) IPv6
6 4 (1.44%) SNMP
7 3 (1.08%) HTTP
7 3 (1.08%) LAN
7 3 (1.08%) WAN
8 2 (0.72%) Broadband
9 1 (0.36%) IPsec
9 1 (0.36%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.36%) SSL
9 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (39.93%) MySQL
1 111 (39.93%) PostgreSQL
2 98 (35.25%) Amazon Redshift
3 88 (31.65%) SQL Server
4 81 (29.14%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (13.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 32 (11.51%) MongoDB
7 22 (7.91%) NoSQL
8 21 (7.55%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.76%) Amazon Athena
10 14 (5.04%) Redis
11 11 (3.96%) Amazon Aurora
11 11 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (3.24%) Big Data
12 9 (3.24%) BigQuery
13 7 (2.52%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.52%) Snowflake Schema
14 6 (2.16%) HBase
15 4 (1.44%) Flink
16 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 125 (44.96%) Jenkins
2 89 (32.01%) GitLab
3 61 (21.94%) Artifactory
4 30 (10.79%) Git (software)
4 30 (10.79%) JIRA
5 16 (5.76%) CircleCI
6 10 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (3.60%) Codeship
7 9 (3.24%) webpack
8 5 (1.80%) GoCD
8 5 (1.80%) Maven
9 4 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.72%) Gradle
10 2 (0.72%) Spinnaker
11 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.36%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
General
1 108 (38.85%) Finance
2 88 (31.65%) Banking
3 87 (31.29%) Back Office
4 10 (3.60%) Law
5 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.16%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.72%) Front Office
7 2 (0.72%) Games
7 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (24.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (23.38%) Architect
3 64 (23.02%) Solutions Architect
4 58 (20.86%) Java Architect
4 58 (20.86%) Java Solutions Architect
5 56 (20.14%) AWS Architect
5 56 (20.14%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 56 (20.14%) Data Architect
6 52 (18.71%) Cloud Architect
6 52 (18.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 41 (14.75%) AWS Engineer
8 39 (14.03%) Developer
9 30 (10.79%) AWS DevOps
10 29 (10.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 25 (8.99%) Software Engineer
12 24 (8.63%) Senior DevOps
12 24 (8.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 21 (7.55%) Python Engineer
14 20 (7.19%) Finance Manager
14 20 (7.19%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (42.09%) Web Services
2 87 (31.29%) gRPC
3 61 (21.94%) OAuth
3 61 (21.94%) Swagger
4 58 (20.86%) Node.js
5 27 (9.71%) REST
6 22 (7.91%) GraphQL
7 21 (7.55%) React
8 14 (5.04%) Kafka
9 13 (4.68%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (4.32%) Flask
10 12 (4.32%) SOAP
10 12 (4.32%) Spring
11 11 (3.96%) .NET
11 11 (3.96%) CSS
11 11 (3.96%) Django
11 11 (3.96%) HTML
12 10 (3.60%) Celery
12 10 (3.60%) Spring Boot
12 10 (3.60%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 83 (29.86%) Hedge funds
2 22 (7.91%) Cloud Native
3 18 (6.47%) Replication
4 15 (5.40%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.60%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.08%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Blog
10 2 (0.72%) Derivative
10 2 (0.72%) Equities
10 2 (0.72%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.91%) Linux
2 19 (6.83%) Unix
3 14 (5.04%) Windows
4 4 (1.44%) CentOS
4 4 (1.44%) Mesosphere
5 2 (0.72%) DC/OS
5 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (71.94%) DevOps
2 148 (53.24%) Microservices
3 98 (35.25%) Mentoring
4 89 (32.01%) Software Engineering
5 84 (30.22%) Asset Management
6 82 (29.50%) Investment Management
7 65 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (21.58%) Technology Roadmap
9 47 (16.91%) Infrastructure as Code
10 38 (13.67%) TDD
11 33 (11.87%) Scrum
12 32 (11.51%) Open Source
13 28 (10.07%) Infrastructure Automation
14 24 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (7.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 21 (7.55%) Configuration Management
17 20 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (7.19%) Performance Management
18 17 (6.12%) Data Modelling
19 16 (5.76%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 185 (66.55%) Python
2 117 (42.09%) Java
3 70 (25.18%) SQL
4 48 (17.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.27%) Go
6 19 (6.83%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.83%) C#
7 15 (5.40%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.60%) ES6
8 10 (3.60%) Java 8
9 8 (2.88%) ES7
9 8 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.52%) PHP
10 7 (2.52%) Ruby
11 6 (2.16%) Perl
12 5 (1.80%) C++
13 4 (1.44%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.08%) Groovy
15 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (20.50%) Sun Certification
2 13 (4.68%) Degree
3 12 (4.32%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 173 (62.23%) Docker
2 7 (2.52%) Varnish
3 2 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.72%) vCloud
3 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.72%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 174 (62.59%) Kubernetes
2 102 (36.69%) Terraform
3 54 (19.42%) Ansible
4 31 (11.15%) Puppet
5 24 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (5.04%) Prometheus
7 11 (3.96%) Grafana
7 11 (3.96%) Istio
7 11 (3.96%) logstash
8 10 (3.60%) Nagios
9 8 (2.88%) Kibana
10 5 (1.80%) Consul
11 4 (1.44%) Automic
11 4 (1.44%) Packer
12 2 (0.72%) Marathon
12 2 (0.72%) Mesos
Vendors
1 87 (31.29%) Google
2 36 (12.95%) Oracle
3 11 (3.96%) Brocade
3 11 (3.96%) Dell
3 11 (3.96%) EMC
3 11 (3.96%) Hitachi
3 11 (3.96%) Isilon
4 10 (3.60%) Dynatrace
5 8 (2.88%) Splunk
6 4 (1.44%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.44%) Pega
6 4 (1.44%) WSO2
7 3 (1.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco
8 2 (0.72%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.72%) NetApp
8 2 (0.72%) Sparx
8 2 (0.72%) VMware
9 1 (0.36%) Citrix
9 1 (0.36%) PagerDuty