Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 447 643 947
Rank change year-on-year +196 +304 +126
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 360 518 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.51% 1.19% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 337 478 210
Median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £127,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +40.54%

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 23,780 43,655 41,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.98% 30.39% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19,413 35,484 33,627
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £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 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Top 14 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 10 August 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 +199 347 £72,500 - 42
London +116 271 £77,500 -3.13% 22
UK excluding London +230 84 £55,000 -8.33% 21
North of England +148 41 £56,500 +2.73% 5
Work from Home +72 40 £57,500 -11.54% 5
North West +116 24 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Yorkshire +149 17 £56,500 +7.62%
Midlands +96 12 £47,500 -32.14% 7
Scotland +93 11 £47,500 +26.67% 1
South East +171 9 £65,000 -7.14% 3
East of England +104 6 £55,000 -12.00%
West Midlands +79 6 £47,500 -32.14% 4
East Midlands - 6 £75,000 - 3
South West +100 5 £50,500 -15.83% 4

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 329 (91.39%) AWS
2 243 (67.50%) DevOps
3 225 (62.50%) Serverless
3 225 (62.50%) Python
4 218 (60.56%) AWS Lambda
4 218 (60.56%) Docker
5 210 (58.33%) Kubernetes
6 162 (45.00%) Microservices
7 157 (43.61%) Terraform
8 145 (40.28%) Jenkins
9 134 (37.22%) Java
10 133 (36.94%) MySQL
11 129 (35.83%) Azure
12 125 (34.72%) Finance
13 124 (34.44%) PostgreSQL
14 121 (33.61%) Web Services
14 121 (33.61%) Amazon EC2
15 116 (32.22%) Mentoring
16 115 (31.94%) GCP
17 114 (31.67%) Software Engineering
18 112 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
19 107 (29.72%) SQL Server
20 105 (29.17%) Amazon Redshift
21 100 (27.78%) Apache
21 100 (27.78%) Google
22 96 (26.67%) Banking
23 95 (26.39%) Asset Management
24 94 (26.11%) AWS CloudFormation
24 94 (26.11%) gRPC
25 91 (25.28%) 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
1 100 (27.78%) Apache
2 30 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 14 (3.89%) Confluence
5 12 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.11%) nginx
7 3 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (0.83%) Gluu
7 3 (0.83%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) Site Server
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Eikon
2 2 (0.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 329 (91.39%) AWS
2 225 (62.50%) Serverless
3 218 (60.56%) AWS Lambda
4 129 (35.83%) Azure
5 121 (33.61%) Amazon EC2
6 115 (31.94%) GCP
7 94 (26.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 90 (25.00%) Amazon S3
9 64 (17.78%) Apigee
10 59 (16.39%) Amazon EKS
11 43 (11.94%) AWS Fargate
12 39 (10.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 37 (10.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (6.11%) Amazon SQS
15 21 (5.83%) SaaS
16 20 (5.56%) AWS CodePipeline
16 20 (5.56%) GitHub
16 20 (5.56%) Slack
17 19 (5.28%) Amazon Kinesis
17 19 (5.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.56%) VPN
2 17 (4.72%) Network Security
3 15 (4.17%) SAN
4 11 (3.06%) Firewall
5 8 (2.22%) Internet
6 7 (1.94%) DHCP
6 7 (1.94%) DNS
6 7 (1.94%) IPv6
6 7 (1.94%) SNMP
7 4 (1.11%) Broadband
7 4 (1.11%) LAN
7 4 (1.11%) WAN
8 3 (0.83%) HTTP
8 3 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.83%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.83%) SSL
8 3 (0.83%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.28%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (36.94%) MySQL
2 124 (34.44%) PostgreSQL
3 107 (29.72%) SQL Server
4 105 (29.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 64 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
6 63 (17.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 32 (8.89%) MongoDB
8 26 (7.22%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (6.39%) Redis
10 22 (6.11%) NoSQL
11 20 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
12 17 (4.72%) Relational Database
13 14 (3.89%) Amazon Aurora
14 13 (3.61%) Big Data
15 6 (1.67%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.67%) HBase
16 5 (1.39%) Parquet
17 4 (1.11%) BigQuery
17 4 (1.11%) Flink
17 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 145 (40.28%) Jenkins
2 90 (25.00%) GitLab
3 61 (16.94%) Artifactory
4 50 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 38 (10.56%) JIRA
6 15 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (3.06%) Codeship
9 10 (2.78%) Maven
9 10 (2.78%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.50%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.50%) webpack
11 8 (2.22%) CircleCI
11 8 (2.22%) Gradle
11 8 (2.22%) Selenium
12 5 (1.39%) Mocha
13 3 (0.83%) GoCD
13 3 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 125 (34.72%) Finance
2 96 (26.67%) Banking
3 75 (20.83%) Back Office
4 14 (3.89%) Law
5 11 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.22%) Retail
7 6 (1.67%) Games
8 5 (1.39%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.11%) Marketing
9 4 (1.11%) Police
10 3 (0.83%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (25.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (16.39%) Architect
3 54 (15.00%) Developer
4 53 (14.72%) AWS Engineer
5 49 (13.61%) Data Architect
6 48 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 45 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
7 45 (12.50%) Java Architect
7 45 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
8 40 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 39 (10.83%) AWS Architect
9 39 (10.83%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 36 (10.00%) Software Engineer
11 32 (8.89%) Engineering Manager
12 31 (8.61%) Development Manager
12 31 (8.61%) Finance Manager
13 29 (8.06%) AWS DevOps
13 29 (8.06%) Software Engineering Manager
14 28 (7.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 25 (6.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (33.61%) Web Services
2 94 (26.11%) gRPC
3 63 (17.50%) OAuth
4 62 (17.22%) Swagger
5 55 (15.28%) Node.js
6 25 (6.94%) Elastic Stack
7 19 (5.28%) React
8 17 (4.72%) .NET
9 16 (4.44%) CSS
10 15 (4.17%) GraphQL
10 15 (4.17%) REST
11 14 (3.89%) Celery
11 14 (3.89%) HTML
11 14 (3.89%) Spring
12 12 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.33%) Flask
12 12 (3.33%) Spring Boot
13 11 (3.06%) Kafka
13 11 (3.06%) SQLAlchemy
14 9 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 91 (25.28%) Hedge funds
2 19 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.00%) Replication
4 16 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 15 (4.17%) Cloud Native
6 11 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (3.06%) User Experience
7 10 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.78%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.56%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.56%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (19.72%) Linux
2 22 (6.11%) Windows
3 17 (4.72%) Unix
4 7 (1.94%) CentOS
5 6 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.11%) Android
7 4 (1.11%) Mesosphere
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.83%) Debian
9 2 (0.56%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (67.50%) DevOps
2 162 (45.00%) Microservices
3 116 (32.22%) Mentoring
4 114 (31.67%) Software Engineering
5 112 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (26.39%) Asset Management
7 91 (25.28%) Investment Management
8 82 (22.78%) Infrastructure as Code
9 59 (16.39%) Technology Roadmap
10 51 (14.17%) Infrastructure Automation
11 47 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (12.50%) Scrum
13 42 (11.67%) TDD
14 35 (9.72%) Configuration Management
15 31 (8.61%) Performance Management
16 28 (7.78%) Open Source
17 24 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 24 (6.67%) Pair Programming
18 22 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (6.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 225 (62.50%) Python
2 134 (37.22%) Java
3 81 (22.50%) SQL
4 55 (15.28%) Bash Shell
5 49 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 31 (8.61%) TypeScript
7 26 (7.22%) C#
8 25 (6.94%) Ruby
9 20 (5.56%) C++
10 19 (5.28%) Go
11 15 (4.17%) Perl
11 15 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.33%) C
13 11 (3.06%) PHP
14 9 (2.50%) ES6
14 9 (2.50%) ES7
14 9 (2.50%) Java 8
14 9 (2.50%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.94%) Groovy
16 5 (1.39%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (10.56%) Sun Certification
2 21 (5.83%) Degree
3 20 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 218 (60.56%) Docker
2 5 (1.39%) Varnish
3 4 (1.11%) vCloud
3 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.11%) VMware NSX
4 3 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.83%) iptables
5 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 210 (58.33%) Kubernetes
2 157 (43.61%) Terraform
3 63 (17.50%) Ansible
4 40 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (11.11%) Puppet
5 22 (6.11%) Kibana
6 20 (5.56%) logstash
7 16 (4.44%) Packer
8 14 (3.89%) Grafana
9 8 (2.22%) Prometheus
10 7 (1.94%) Consul
11 5 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.39%) Nagios
12 4 (1.11%) Automic
13 3 (0.83%) Istio
13 3 (0.83%) Marathon
13 3 (0.83%) Mesos
13 3 (0.83%) Munin
13 3 (0.83%) OSSEC
13 3 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 100 (27.78%) Google
2 63 (17.50%) Oracle
3 15 (4.17%) Splunk
4 11 (3.06%) Brocade
4 11 (3.06%) Dell
4 11 (3.06%) EMC
4 11 (3.06%) Hitachi
4 11 (3.06%) Isilon
5 9 (2.50%) CrowdStrike
6 7 (1.94%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.67%) VMware
8 4 (1.11%) Cisco
8 4 (1.11%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.11%) NetApp
8 4 (1.11%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.83%) Lets Encrypt
10 2 (0.56%) Cadence
10 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 2 (0.56%) HP