Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 610 872 1063
Rank change year-on-year +262 +191 +135
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 545 293 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.18% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.25% 0.72% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 464 208 101
UK median annual salary £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £56,625 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £118,750 £96,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.57% +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 43,460 40,511 33,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.73% 24.77% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35,412 32,722 27,318
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon ECS.

Salary trend for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the UK

Amazon ECS
Top 13 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 21 October 2019. 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 +282 531 £77,500 +19.23% 77
London +264 415 £82,500 +17.86% 46
UK excluding London +74 126 £63,000 +9.57% 39
North of England +17 29 £55,000 -4.35% 14
West Midlands +17 29 £70,000 +55.56% 6
Midlands +14 29 £70,000 +40.00% 8
North West +44 27 £55,000 -4.35% 5
South East +14 22 £70,000 +2.94% 4
East of England +79 19 £62,500 -13.79% 5
South West +31 16 £67,500 +50.00%
Scotland +15 8 £37,500 -34.78% 6
Wales - 3 £32,500 - 2
Yorkshire +2 2 £53,750 -25.86% 5

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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.

1 524 (96.15%) AWS
2 368 (67.52%) DevOps
3 362 (66.42%) Docker
4 292 (53.58%) Amazon EC2
5 289 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
6 285 (52.29%) Serverless
7 283 (51.93%) Kubernetes
8 282 (51.74%) Python
9 274 (50.28%) AWS Lambda
10 266 (48.81%) Java
11 242 (44.40%) Amazon S3
12 221 (40.55%) Terraform
13 213 (39.08%) Jenkins
14 206 (37.80%) Microservices
15 195 (35.78%) Software Engineering
16 176 (32.29%) Finance
17 171 (31.38%) Web Services
18 157 (28.81%) Amazon RDS
19 155 (28.44%) AWS CloudFormation
20 150 (27.52%) Amazon SQS
21 149 (27.34%) JavaScript
22 141 (25.87%) Linux
23 130 (23.85%) SQL
24 128 (23.49%) Asset Management
25 125 (22.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
26 117 (21.47%) Ansible
27 114 (20.92%) GitLab
28 113 (20.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
29 112 (20.55%) Node.js
30 109 (20.00%) Puppet

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
1 102 (18.72%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (3.67%) Confluence
3 19 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 17 (3.12%) nginx
5 14 (2.57%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.02%) Apache
7 8 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.10%) IIS
9 4 (0.73%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.55%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.55%) CMS
10 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.37%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Magento
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 524 (96.15%) AWS
2 292 (53.58%) Amazon EC2
3 285 (52.29%) Serverless
4 274 (50.28%) AWS Lambda
5 242 (44.40%) Amazon S3
6 155 (28.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 150 (27.52%) Amazon SQS
8 113 (20.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 96 (17.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 93 (17.06%) GCP
11 87 (15.96%) AWS Fargate
12 70 (12.84%) Azure
13 65 (11.93%) OpenShift
14 62 (11.38%) CloudFront
15 60 (11.01%) Amazon EKS
16 45 (8.26%) PaaS
17 43 (7.89%) Route 53
18 42 (7.71%) Amazon Kinesis
19 34 (6.24%) Cloud Computing
20 33 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.49%) Internet
2 14 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.83%) VPN
4 9 (1.65%) SSL
5 8 (1.47%) Firewall
6 6 (1.10%) VLAN
7 5 (0.92%) DNS
8 4 (0.73%) CTI
8 4 (0.73%) Network Security
8 4 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.37%) HTTP
9 2 (0.37%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.18%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.18%) DHCP
10 1 (0.18%) SMTP
10 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (28.81%) Amazon RDS
2 125 (22.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 67 (12.29%) Big Data
4 62 (11.38%) NoSQL
5 58 (10.64%) Amazon Redshift
6 49 (8.99%) Amazon Athena
7 39 (7.16%) Redis
8 37 (6.79%) MongoDB
9 35 (6.42%) MySQL
10 34 (6.24%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (4.22%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (4.04%) Hadoop
14 21 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
15 18 (3.30%) BigQuery
16 17 (3.12%) Presto
17 16 (2.94%) Relational Database
18 13 (2.39%) HBase
19 12 (2.20%) Flink
20 10 (1.83%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 213 (39.08%) Jenkins
2 114 (20.92%) GitLab
3 90 (16.51%) Git (software)
4 84 (15.41%) Artifactory
5 26 (4.77%) JIRA
6 25 (4.59%) RStudio
7 17 (3.12%) Bitbucket
8 16 (2.94%) Maven
9 15 (2.75%) Selenium
10 13 (2.39%) PhantomJS
11 12 (2.20%) CircleCI
12 11 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.83%) Appium
14 9 (1.65%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.65%) Gradle
14 9 (1.65%) Spinnaker
15 6 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (1.10%) Travis CI
16 5 (0.92%) GoCD
16 5 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 176 (32.29%) Finance
2 71 (13.03%) Front Office
3 31 (5.69%) Law
4 13 (2.39%) Banking
5 4 (0.73%) Public Sector
5 4 (0.73%) Retail
5 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.55%) Marketing
7 2 (0.37%) Publishing
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 156 (28.62%) Developer
2 155 (28.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 119 (21.83%) AWS Engineer
4 72 (13.21%) AWS Developer
5 71 (13.03%) Java Developer
6 69 (12.66%) Software Engineer
7 50 (9.17%) AWS Software Engineer
8 49 (8.99%) Java Software Developer
9 48 (8.81%) J2EE Developer
9 48 (8.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 45 (8.26%) Architect
10 45 (8.26%) Consultant
10 45 (8.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 45 (8.26%) Java Engineer
10 45 (8.26%) Senior DevOps
10 45 (8.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 43 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 43 (7.89%) Senior Developer
12 42 (7.71%) AWS DevOps
12 42 (7.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (31.38%) Web Services
2 112 (20.55%) Node.js
3 78 (14.31%) AngularJS
4 73 (13.39%) CSS
5 71 (13.03%) HTML
6 67 (12.29%) Elastic Stack
7 62 (11.38%) React
8 54 (9.91%) J2EE
9 52 (9.54%) J2SE
10 45 (8.26%) Vue.js
11 42 (7.71%) HTML5
12 39 (7.16%) .NET
13 36 (6.61%) CSS3
13 36 (6.61%) Lambda Expressions
14 35 (6.42%) RESTful
15 34 (6.24%) Kafka
15 34 (6.24%) REST
16 32 (5.87%) Swagger
17 29 (5.32%) Spring
18 25 (4.59%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.03%) Fixed Income
2 62 (11.38%) Hedge funds
3 55 (10.09%) Public Cloud
4 48 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (6.61%) Private Cloud
6 35 (6.42%) Data Centre
7 32 (5.87%) Cloud Native
8 30 (5.50%) Mobile App
9 27 (4.95%) Equities
9 27 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 27 (4.95%) Reference Data
10 25 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (3.12%) Virtual Team
13 14 (2.57%) Internet of Things
13 14 (2.57%) User Experience
14 13 (2.39%) Data Structures
15 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Cloud
15 10 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (1.65%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 141 (25.87%) Linux
2 50 (9.17%) Windows
3 44 (8.07%) Unix
4 25 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.04%) Android
6 17 (3.12%) CentOS
7 14 (2.57%) Ubuntu
8 12 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.83%) Debian
10 6 (1.10%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.37%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (67.52%) DevOps
2 289 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (37.80%) Microservices
4 195 (35.78%) Software Engineering
5 128 (23.49%) Asset Management
6 103 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (17.43%) Analytics
8 88 (16.15%) Mentoring
9 79 (14.50%) Infrastructure as Code
10 62 (11.38%) Wealth Management
11 61 (11.19%) Configuration Management
12 57 (10.46%) Fund Management
13 53 (9.72%) Decision-Making
14 52 (9.54%) Machine Learning
15 50 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 50 (9.17%) Migration
16 46 (8.44%) Fintech
17 45 (8.26%) Data Analytics
17 45 (8.26%) Open Source
18 42 (7.71%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 282 (51.74%) Python
2 266 (48.81%) Java
3 149 (27.34%) JavaScript
4 130 (23.85%) SQL
5 85 (15.60%) Bash Shell
6 70 (12.84%) R
7 48 (8.81%) TypeScript
8 46 (8.44%) C#
9 41 (7.52%) Go
10 34 (6.24%) PowerShell
11 28 (5.14%) Ruby
12 23 (4.22%) PHP
13 17 (3.12%) Kotlin
14 16 (2.94%) C++
15 13 (2.39%) Java 8
16 11 (2.02%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.83%) Perl
18 9 (1.65%) Scala
19 8 (1.47%) C
20 7 (1.28%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 27 (4.95%) Degree
2 15 (2.75%) AWS Certification
3 4 (0.73%) RHCE
3 4 (0.73%) RHCSA
3 4 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.55%) OCP
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.37%) PhD
5 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.14%) QA
2 10 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.73%) GDPR
4 2 (0.37%) NCSC
4 2 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 362 (66.42%) Docker
2 34 (6.24%) Hyper-V
3 23 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.39%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.28%) OpenSSH
7 6 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.10%) XenApp
8 5 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.73%) Ceph
9 4 (0.73%) Gluster
9 4 (0.73%) KVM
9 4 (0.73%) Varnish
9 4 (0.73%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.73%) vSphere
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 283 (51.93%) Kubernetes
2 221 (40.55%) Terraform
3 117 (21.47%) Ansible
4 109 (20.00%) Puppet
5 90 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (8.81%) Packer
7 37 (6.79%) Grafana
8 36 (6.61%) Kibana
8 36 (6.61%) logstash
9 33 (6.06%) Prometheus
10 31 (5.69%) Nagios
11 11 (2.02%) Consul
12 9 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (1.65%) Rancher
13 7 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (1.28%) StatsD
14 6 (1.10%) SCCM
14 6 (1.10%) SCOM
14 6 (1.10%) SCOrch
14 6 (1.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (10.83%) Splunk
2 35 (6.42%) Google
3 24 (4.40%) VMware
4 23 (4.22%) Dynatrace
5 14 (2.57%) IBM
6 12 (2.20%) CyberArk
6 12 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.20%) ServiceNow
6 12 (2.20%) Symantec
7 11 (2.02%) SaltStack
8 7 (1.28%) Apple
8 7 (1.28%) Oracle
9 6 (1.10%) Citrix
9 6 (1.10%) HP
10 5 (0.92%) Cisco
10 5 (0.92%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.73%) Pega
11 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.73%) SAP