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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 382 423 483
Rank change year-on-year +41 +60 +208
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 1,663 757 412
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.07% 1.66% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 439 522 359
10th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
75th Percentile £104,375 £102,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £131,250 £133,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -1.23%

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 80,165 45,522 28,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 42.59% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39,383 33,449 23,559
10th Percentile £32,800 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
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 ECS within the UK over the 6 months to 1 July 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 +23 1,407 £75,000 -6.25% 76
London -28 1,053 £100,000 +17.65% 44
Work from Home +14 809 £70,000 -6.67% 38
UK excluding London +2 327 £62,500 -16.67% 30
North of England -32 110 £60,000 -20.00% 12
South West +26 81 £57,500 -20.69% 7
South East -67 60 £70,000 -6.67% 3
North West -52 53 £60,000 -20.00% 5
Yorkshire -25 50 £56,250 -22.41% 5
Midlands -54 40 £70,000 -9.68% 7
East Midlands -19 27 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England -77 21 £70,000 -3.45% 1
West Midlands -66 13 £75,000 -6.25% 5
Scotland -63 9 £70,000 +7.69%
North East -15 7 £75,000 +66.67% 2
Wales - 6 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 1,578 (94.89%) AWS
2 1,002 (60.25%) Python
3 939 (56.46%) Docker
4 908 (54.60%) Terraform
4 908 (54.60%) CI/CD
5 813 (48.89%) DevOps
6 790 (47.50%) Serverless
7 775 (46.60%) Agile
8 695 (41.79%) AWS Lambda
9 682 (41.01%) Kubernetes
10 656 (39.45%) Software Engineering
11 653 (39.27%) Infrastructure as Code
12 514 (30.91%) Jenkins
13 499 (30.01%) React
14 485 (29.16%) Node.js
15 479 (28.80%) Amazon S3
16 466 (28.02%) Finance
17 464 (27.90%) Amazon EC2
17 464 (27.90%) AWS CloudFormation
18 455 (27.36%) Azure
19 448 (26.94%) Java
20 440 (26.46%) JavaScript
21 434 (26.10%) Microservices
22 413 (24.83%) GCP
23 400 (24.05%) Go
24 390 (23.45%) TypeScript
25 364 (21.89%) PostgreSQL
26 361 (21.71%) Amazon SQS
27 356 (21.41%) SQL
28 351 (21.11%) Linux

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 81 (4.87%) Apache Spark
2 71 (4.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 49 (2.95%) Confluence
4 26 (1.56%) Apache
5 21 (1.26%) CMS
6 16 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
6 16 (0.96%) nginx
7 12 (0.72%) IIS
8 10 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.54%) Jupyter
9 9 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.36%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.24%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.24%) OpenWhisk
13 3 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.18%) Apache Pulsar
14 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.060%) Luigi
15 1 (0.060%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 11 (0.66%) Magento
1 11 (0.66%) Shopify
2 4 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.060%) Fidessa
Cloud Services
1 1,578 (94.89%) AWS
2 790 (47.50%) Serverless
3 695 (41.79%) AWS Lambda
4 479 (28.80%) Amazon S3
5 464 (27.90%) Amazon EC2
5 464 (27.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 455 (27.36%) Azure
7 413 (24.83%) GCP
8 361 (21.71%) Amazon SQS
9 255 (15.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 231 (13.89%) AWS Fargate
11 215 (12.93%) Amazon EKS
12 204 (12.27%) GitHub
13 189 (11.37%) Amazon Kinesis
14 188 (11.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 174 (10.46%) CloudFront
16 136 (8.18%) SaaS
17 118 (7.10%) PaaS
18 112 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
18 112 (6.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.41%) DNS
2 38 (2.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 28 (1.68%) Firewall
4 26 (1.56%) WebEx
5 20 (1.20%) DKIM
5 20 (1.20%) DMARC
6 18 (1.08%) PPP
6 18 (1.08%) VPN
7 17 (1.02%) HTTP
8 16 (0.96%) Internet
9 14 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.54%) AMQP
10 9 (0.54%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.36%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 5 (0.30%) tcpdump
13 4 (0.24%) DHCP
13 4 (0.24%) SSL
14 3 (0.18%) LAN
14 3 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
15 2 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (21.89%) PostgreSQL
2 339 (20.38%) Amazon RDS
3 335 (20.14%) DynamoDB
4 279 (16.78%) MySQL
5 257 (15.45%) Redis
6 225 (13.53%) Elasticsearch
7 184 (11.06%) NoSQL
8 152 (9.14%) Relational Database
9 148 (8.90%) Amazon Aurora
10 122 (7.34%) Amazon Athena
11 101 (6.07%) Amazon Redshift
12 95 (5.71%) BigQuery
13 77 (4.63%) Big Data
14 61 (3.67%) MongoDB
15 35 (2.10%) SQL Server
16 32 (1.92%) MariaDB
17 30 (1.80%) Power BI
17 30 (1.80%) Tableau
18 29 (1.74%) Flink
19 27 (1.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 514 (30.91%) Jenkins
2 343 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 186 (11.18%) CircleCI
4 160 (9.62%) GitLab
5 130 (7.82%) JIRA
6 107 (6.43%) Travis CI
7 104 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 89 (5.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 80 (4.81%) Bitbucket
10 74 (4.45%) IBM UrbanCode
10 74 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 42 (2.53%) Artifactory
12 26 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (1.56%) JUnit
13 24 (1.44%) Cypress.io
14 23 (1.38%) Maven
14 23 (1.38%) webpack
15 20 (1.20%) Storybook
16 18 (1.08%) Jaeger
17 14 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 466 (28.02%) Finance
2 177 (10.64%) Social Skills
3 161 (9.68%) Retail
4 130 (7.82%) Games
5 100 (6.01%) Public Sector
6 97 (5.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 97 (5.83%) Legal
7 92 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
8 91 (5.47%) Banking
9 89 (5.35%) Marketing
10 55 (3.31%) Presentation Skills
11 38 (2.29%) Wearables
12 37 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 35 (2.10%) Front Office
14 32 (1.92%) Local Government
15 26 (1.56%) Law
16 23 (1.38%) Italian Language
17 20 (1.20%) Automotive
18 13 (0.78%) Tech for Good
19 12 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 394 (23.69%) Software Engineer
2 368 (22.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 320 (19.24%) Developer
4 229 (13.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 174 (10.46%) Cloud Engineer
6 132 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
7 118 (7.10%) Senior DevOps
8 109 (6.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 107 (6.43%) AWS DevOps
10 101 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
11 94 (5.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 79 (4.75%) Senior Developer
13 74 (4.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 66 (3.97%) Python Developer
15 63 (3.79%) Consultant
15 63 (3.79%) Java Developer
16 60 (3.61%) Backend Developer
17 52 (3.13%) Architect
18 51 (3.07%) Principal Consultant
19 46 (2.77%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (30.01%) React
2 485 (29.16%) Node.js
3 224 (13.47%) REST
4 196 (11.79%) CSS
5 182 (10.94%) AngularJS
6 176 (10.58%) GraphQL
7 174 (10.46%) Elastic Stack
8 164 (9.86%) HTML
9 145 (8.72%) Ruby on Rails
10 143 (8.60%) .NET
11 138 (8.30%) Django
12 136 (8.18%) Kafka
13 129 (7.76%) RESTful
13 129 (7.76%) Spring
14 123 (7.40%) Web Services
15 86 (5.17%) Vue.js
16 74 (4.45%) .NET Core
17 69 (4.15%) Jest
17 69 (4.15%) Symfony
18 68 (4.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 175 (10.52%) Cloud Native
2 140 (8.42%) User Experience
3 98 (5.89%) Public Cloud
4 87 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
5 66 (3.97%) Blog
6 54 (3.25%) Legacy Systems
7 53 (3.19%) Renewable Energy
8 50 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 50 (3.01%) Mobile App
9 46 (2.77%) Virtual Team
10 41 (2.47%) PlayStation
11 37 (2.22%) Cyberattack
12 35 (2.10%) Cyber Defence
13 34 (2.04%) Legacy Code
14 32 (1.92%) Digital Media
14 32 (1.92%) Marketing Technology
15 30 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
16 22 (1.32%) Algorithms
16 22 (1.32%) Low-Code
16 22 (1.32%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 351 (21.11%) Linux
2 170 (10.22%) Windows
3 74 (4.45%) Mesosphere
4 50 (3.01%) Unix
5 38 (2.29%) Ubuntu
6 23 (1.38%) Mac OS
7 13 (0.78%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.54%) CentOS
9 8 (0.48%) Android
10 7 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.24%) Alpine Linux
13 3 (0.18%) HPUX
13 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.060%) Solaris
14 1 (0.060%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.060%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 908 (54.60%) CI/CD
2 813 (48.89%) DevOps
3 775 (46.60%) Agile
4 656 (39.45%) Software Engineering
5 653 (39.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 434 (26.10%) Microservices
7 334 (20.08%) TDD
8 306 (18.40%) Full Stack Development
9 278 (16.72%) Analytics
10 275 (16.54%) Configuration Management
11 252 (15.15%) Mentoring
12 246 (14.79%) Machine Learning
13 240 (14.43%) Test Automation
14 225 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
15 196 (11.79%) Event-Driven
16 176 (10.58%) BDD
17 175 (10.52%) Pair Programming
18 172 (10.34%) Open Source
19 163 (9.80%) Continuous Deployment
20 158 (9.50%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 1,002 (60.25%) Python
2 448 (26.94%) Java
3 440 (26.46%) JavaScript
4 400 (24.05%) Go
5 390 (23.45%) TypeScript
6 356 (21.41%) SQL
7 278 (16.72%) Bash
8 231 (13.89%) Ruby
9 202 (12.15%) PHP
10 197 (11.85%) C#
11 92 (5.53%) ES6
12 83 (4.99%) Rust
13 68 (4.09%) Scala
14 58 (3.49%) Kotlin
15 47 (2.83%) PowerShell
16 34 (2.04%) C++
17 22 (1.32%) Elm
18 20 (1.20%) Shell Script
19 14 (0.84%) Bicep
20 13 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (6.07%) Degree
2 80 (4.81%) AWS Certification
3 59 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 51 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 51 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.02%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.18%) CFA
8 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (10.34%) QA
2 25 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.02%) Accessibility
4 13 (0.78%) SEPA
5 9 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.42%) GDPR
7 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 939 (56.46%) Docker
2 30 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.060%) DRBD
5 1 (0.060%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.060%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 908 (54.60%) Terraform
2 682 (41.01%) Kubernetes
3 346 (20.81%) Ansible
4 220 (13.23%) Puppet
5 202 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
6 155 (9.32%) Prometheus
7 103 (6.19%) Kibana
8 93 (5.59%) Grafana
9 84 (5.05%) Consul
10 79 (4.75%) logstash
11 74 (4.45%) Automic
12 37 (2.22%) Rancher
13 25 (1.50%) Graylog
13 25 (1.50%) yum
14 20 (1.20%) Graphite
15 18 (1.08%) Argo
15 18 (1.08%) Mesos
16 13 (0.78%) Nagios
16 13 (0.78%) Opsview
17 8 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 162 (9.74%) Splunk
2 160 (9.62%) Google
3 93 (5.59%) Microsoft
4 69 (4.15%) New Relic
5 31 (1.86%) AppDynamics
5 31 (1.86%) BT
6 26 (1.56%) Stackify
7 24 (1.44%) Atlassian
7 24 (1.44%) Samsung
8 20 (1.20%) Datto
8 20 (1.20%) Spotify
9 18 (1.08%) Funding Circle
9 18 (1.08%) Sun
10 17 (1.02%) Oracle
11 16 (0.96%) Dynatrace
12 14 (0.84%) SendGrid
13 13 (0.78%) PagerDuty
13 13 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (0.72%) Monzo
14 12 (0.72%) Red Hat