Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 563 737 1033
Rank change year-on-year +174 +296 +105
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 483 379 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.26% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 0.93% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 440 346 141
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £46,250 £49,375 £46,250
90th Percentile £118,750 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -

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 40,984 40,598 39,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.51% 27.40% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33,312 32,397 32,734
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
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 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +159 458 £70,000 +7.69% 64
London +178 301 £82,500 +10.00% 34
UK excluding London +140 180 £60,000 +4.35% 40
North of England +67 79 £60,000 +4.35% 11
North West +39 58 £60,000 +4.35% 9
Work from Home 0 35 £65,000 - 7
South East +64 29 £73,750 +5.36% 6
East of England - 23 £63,750 - 5
Yorkshire +39 21 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Midlands +34 19 £53,750 +2.38% 7
Scotland +51 18 £65,000 +8.33% 10
West Midlands +27 17 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South West +38 7 £50,500 -15.83% 1
Wales - 5 £32,500 -
East Midlands +25 2 £37,500 -46.43%

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 452 (93.58%) AWS
2 333 (68.94%) Docker
3 283 (58.59%) Terraform
4 259 (53.62%) DevOps
5 236 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
6 230 (47.62%) Serverless
7 222 (45.96%) Python
8 221 (45.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 218 (45.13%) Kubernetes
9 218 (45.13%) Amazon EC2
10 216 (44.72%) AWS Lambda
11 188 (38.92%) Amazon S3
12 173 (35.82%) Java
13 165 (34.16%) Node.js
14 147 (30.43%) Software Engineering
15 145 (30.02%) Jenkins
16 142 (29.40%) Web Services
17 139 (28.78%) Finance
18 125 (25.88%) Microservices
19 124 (25.67%) Linux
19 124 (25.67%) JavaScript
20 119 (24.64%) Azure
21 112 (23.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 110 (22.77%) Amazon RDS
23 107 (22.15%) GCP
24 105 (21.74%) Ansible
25 100 (20.70%) Amazon SQS
26 97 (20.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 96 (19.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
28 93 (19.25%) Amazon EKS

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 54 (11.18%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (5.38%) Confluence
3 20 (4.14%) Apache Spark
4 14 (2.90%) nginx
5 9 (1.86%) Apache
6 8 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.66%) Jupyter
6 8 (1.66%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.62%) IIS
9 3 (0.62%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.41%) CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Gluu
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.21%) Site Server
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.83%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.41%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 452 (93.58%) AWS
2 230 (47.62%) Serverless
3 221 (45.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 218 (45.13%) Amazon EC2
5 216 (44.72%) AWS Lambda
6 188 (38.92%) Amazon S3
7 119 (24.64%) Azure
8 112 (23.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 107 (22.15%) GCP
10 100 (20.70%) Amazon SQS
11 97 (20.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 93 (19.25%) Amazon EKS
13 68 (14.08%) AWS Fargate
14 54 (11.18%) OpenShift
15 53 (10.97%) Amazon ELB
16 52 (10.77%) GitHub
17 51 (10.56%) Amazon Kinesis
18 42 (8.70%) AWS CodePipeline
18 42 (8.70%) PaaS
19 27 (5.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.00%) VPN
2 13 (2.69%) DNS
3 11 (2.28%) DHCP
4 8 (1.66%) Firewall
5 7 (1.45%) Network Security
6 5 (1.04%) Internet
6 5 (1.04%) WAN
7 3 (0.62%) HTTP
7 3 (0.62%) LAN
7 3 (0.62%) SAN
7 3 (0.62%) SSL
7 3 (0.62%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.41%) IPv6
8 2 (0.41%) SNMP
8 2 (0.41%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.21%) CTI
9 1 (0.21%) DMZ
9 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.21%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (22.77%) Amazon RDS
2 96 (19.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 60 (12.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 57 (11.80%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (9.94%) MySQL
6 39 (8.07%) MongoDB
7 36 (7.45%) Amazon Athena
8 35 (7.25%) NoSQL
9 26 (5.38%) Redis
10 22 (4.55%) Big Data
11 20 (4.14%) Amazon Aurora
12 17 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (2.69%) Relational Database
14 8 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (1.66%) SQL Server
15 5 (1.04%) Parquet
16 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.62%) HBase
18 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
18 2 (0.41%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 145 (30.02%) Jenkins
2 76 (15.73%) Git (software)
3 65 (13.46%) JIRA
4 62 (12.84%) GitLab
5 35 (7.25%) Artifactory
6 31 (6.42%) webpack
7 26 (5.38%) Maven
8 24 (4.97%) Bitbucket
9 22 (4.55%) Babel
10 21 (4.35%) CircleCI
11 18 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (3.52%) JMeter
12 17 (3.52%) WebDriver
13 16 (3.31%) Cucumber
14 15 (3.11%) PhantomJS
15 14 (2.90%) Selenium
15 14 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
16 13 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
17 12 (2.48%) Gradle
17 12 (2.48%) SonarQube
General
1 139 (28.78%) Finance
2 67 (13.87%) Front Office
3 34 (7.04%) Banking
4 30 (6.21%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.69%) Law
6 12 (2.48%) Retail
7 10 (2.07%) Marketing
8 6 (1.24%) Games
9 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.83%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Police
11 1 (0.21%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 143 (29.61%) Developer
2 125 (25.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 107 (22.15%) AWS Engineer
4 70 (14.49%) Software Engineer
5 52 (10.77%) Architect
5 52 (10.77%) AWS Developer
6 51 (10.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 40 (8.28%) Cloud Engineer
8 39 (8.07%) AWS Software Engineer
9 36 (7.45%) React Developer
9 36 (7.45%) Senior Developer
10 35 (7.25%) AWS DevOps
10 35 (7.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 35 (7.25%) Java Developer
11 34 (7.04%) Python Developer
12 33 (6.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 32 (6.63%) Python Engineer
14 30 (6.21%) Front Office Developer
14 30 (6.21%) Senior DevOps
14 30 (6.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (34.16%) Node.js
2 142 (29.40%) Web Services
3 76 (15.73%) AngularJS
4 69 (14.29%) CSS
5 68 (14.08%) React
6 47 (9.73%) HTML
7 43 (8.90%) Elastic Stack
8 36 (7.45%) Redux
9 35 (7.25%) RESTful
10 32 (6.63%) Vue.js
11 31 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
12 30 (6.21%) REST
13 29 (6.00%) Swagger
14 27 (5.59%) J2EE
15 23 (4.76%) JSON
15 23 (4.76%) Sass
16 22 (4.55%) GraphQL
16 22 (4.55%) Spring
17 21 (4.35%) Spring Boot
18 20 (4.14%) Fusebox
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.87%) Fixed Income
2 57 (11.80%) Public Cloud
3 41 (8.49%) Hedge funds
4 39 (8.07%) Equities
4 39 (8.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (6.42%) Blog
6 31 (6.42%) Cloud Native
7 30 (6.21%) Derivative
8 18 (3.73%) Private Cloud
9 17 (3.52%) Mobile App
9 17 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (2.69%) Reference Data
11 12 (2.48%) Data Centre
12 11 (2.28%) Enterprise Cloud
13 10 (2.07%) User Experience
14 8 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (1.45%) Algorithms
16 6 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 124 (25.67%) Linux
2 52 (10.77%) Windows
3 24 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (4.55%) Unix
5 20 (4.14%) Android
6 16 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.31%) Windows Server
7 14 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.07%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.04%) CentOS
9 5 (1.04%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (53.62%) DevOps
2 236 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 125 (25.88%) Microservices
5 87 (18.01%) Infrastructure as Code
6 78 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (15.32%) Asset Management
8 73 (15.11%) Machine Learning
9 55 (11.39%) Open Source
10 54 (11.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 53 (10.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 52 (10.77%) Configuration Management
12 52 (10.77%) Test Automation
13 41 (8.49%) Data Science
14 38 (7.87%) Analytics
14 38 (7.87%) Infrastructure Automation
15 37 (7.66%) Fund Management
16 36 (7.45%) Decision-Making
16 36 (7.45%) Scrum
17 34 (7.04%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (45.96%) Python
2 173 (35.82%) Java
3 124 (25.67%) JavaScript
4 75 (15.53%) Bash Shell
5 69 (14.29%) SQL
6 42 (8.70%) Go
7 38 (7.87%) Kotlin
8 33 (6.83%) R
9 32 (6.63%) Ruby
9 32 (6.63%) TypeScript
10 30 (6.21%) C
11 28 (5.80%) PowerShell
12 22 (4.55%) C#
13 14 (2.90%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.48%) Scala
15 11 (2.28%) Perl
16 10 (2.07%) PHP
17 8 (1.66%) C++
17 8 (1.66%) ES6
18 6 (1.24%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (6.00%) Degree
2 28 (5.80%) AWS Certification
3 21 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.28%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.21%) MCIPD
8 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 333 (68.94%) Docker
2 21 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.07%) XenApp
5 8 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.62%) vCloud
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.62%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.41%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.41%) Varnish
8 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.21%) iptables
8 1 (0.21%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 283 (58.59%) Terraform
2 218 (45.13%) Kubernetes
3 105 (21.74%) Ansible
4 78 (16.15%) Opscode Chef
5 71 (14.70%) Puppet
6 40 (8.28%) Kibana
7 35 (7.25%) logstash
8 26 (5.38%) Packer
9 13 (2.69%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (2.48%) Istio
10 12 (2.48%) Nagios
10 12 (2.48%) Prometheus
11 10 (2.07%) Grafana
11 10 (2.07%) SCCM
11 10 (2.07%) SCOM
11 10 (2.07%) SCOrch
11 10 (2.07%) SCVMM
12 7 (1.45%) Rancher
13 3 (0.62%) Consul
13 3 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (11.18%) Google
2 33 (6.83%) Splunk
3 25 (5.18%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.93%) Citrix
5 13 (2.69%) VMware
6 10 (2.07%) HP
7 9 (1.86%) CrowdStrike
7 9 (1.86%) IBM
7 9 (1.86%) SaltStack
8 7 (1.45%) Cisco
8 7 (1.45%) Fortinet
9 6 (1.24%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.24%) Oracle
9 6 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.83%) Adobe
10 4 (0.83%) Calypso
10 4 (0.83%) Charles River
10 4 (0.83%) F5
10 4 (0.83%) SimCorp
10 4 (0.83%) Xamarin