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

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 569 779 1042
Rank change year-on-year +210 +263 +92
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 523 340 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.23% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 0.86% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 460 241 103
UK median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.30% +5.60%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +15.79%

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 42,255 39,654 36,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 26.25% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34,336 31,631 29,885
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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 +222 500 £77,500 +24.00% 89
London +248 364 £85,000 +13.33% 48
UK excluding London +63 157 £65,000 +13.04% 48
North of England +32 51 £60,000 +4.35% 26
North West +31 44 £57,500 - 19
East of England - 35 £65,000 - 3
South East +42 24 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Midlands -5 18 £70,000 +47.37% 5
West Midlands -6 18 £70,000 +47.37% 5
Scotland +40 16 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South West +25 8 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire +21 7 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Wales - 5 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 498 (95.22%) AWS
2 349 (66.73%) Docker
3 303 (57.93%) DevOps
4 282 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
5 270 (51.63%) Java
6 261 (49.90%) Terraform
7 254 (48.57%) Python
7 254 (48.57%) Kubernetes
8 253 (48.37%) Amazon EC2
9 243 (46.46%) Serverless
10 230 (43.98%) AWS Lambda
11 216 (41.30%) Amazon S3
12 202 (38.62%) AWS CloudFormation
13 196 (37.48%) Web Services
14 192 (36.71%) Software Engineering
15 191 (36.52%) Microservices
16 181 (34.61%) Finance
17 167 (31.93%) Jenkins
18 155 (29.64%) Node.js
19 138 (26.39%) Amazon RDS
20 137 (26.20%) Amazon SQS
21 134 (25.62%) JavaScript
22 132 (25.24%) Asset Management
23 123 (23.52%) GCP
24 114 (21.80%) SQL
25 110 (21.03%) Linux
26 107 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
27 105 (20.08%) Front Office
27 105 (20.08%) Fixed Income
28 103 (19.69%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 68 (13.00%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (4.21%) Apache Spark
2 22 (4.21%) nginx
3 18 (3.44%) Confluence
3 18 (3.44%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.53%) Apache
4 8 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (0.96%) IIS
5 5 (0.96%) Jupyter
6 4 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.76%) CMS
7 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.76%) Magento
2 2 (0.38%) Eikon
2 2 (0.38%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 498 (95.22%) AWS
2 253 (48.37%) Amazon EC2
3 243 (46.46%) Serverless
4 230 (43.98%) AWS Lambda
5 216 (41.30%) Amazon S3
6 202 (38.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 137 (26.20%) Amazon SQS
8 123 (23.52%) GCP
9 103 (19.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 97 (18.55%) Azure
11 81 (15.49%) Amazon EKS
11 81 (15.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 73 (13.96%) OpenShift
13 68 (13.00%) AWS Fargate
14 56 (10.71%) Amazon Kinesis
15 52 (9.94%) Amazon ELB
16 51 (9.75%) GitHub
17 41 (7.84%) PaaS
18 26 (4.97%) CloudFront
18 26 (4.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.63%) VPN
2 11 (2.10%) DNS
3 10 (1.91%) DHCP
4 7 (1.34%) Firewall
4 7 (1.34%) SSL
5 5 (0.96%) Internet
5 5 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.76%) CTI
7 3 (0.57%) HTTP
7 3 (0.57%) VLAN
8 2 (0.38%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) DMZ
9 1 (0.19%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (26.39%) Amazon RDS
2 103 (19.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 89 (17.02%) Amazon Redshift
4 54 (10.33%) NoSQL
5 50 (9.56%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (8.60%) Big Data
7 41 (7.84%) Amazon Athena
8 37 (7.07%) MySQL
9 36 (6.88%) MongoDB
10 34 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (6.50%) Redis
11 16 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (2.68%) Amazon Aurora
13 13 (2.49%) Hadoop
13 13 (2.49%) Relational Database
14 11 (2.10%) HBase
15 10 (1.91%) BigQuery
15 10 (1.91%) Flink
16 7 (1.34%) SQL Server
17 6 (1.15%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 167 (31.93%) Jenkins
2 83 (15.87%) GitLab
3 78 (14.91%) Artifactory
4 62 (11.85%) Git (software)
5 53 (10.13%) JIRA
6 24 (4.59%) Maven
7 23 (4.40%) CircleCI
8 22 (4.21%) webpack
9 17 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 17 (3.25%) WebDriver
10 16 (3.06%) Bitbucket
10 16 (3.06%) JMeter
11 15 (2.87%) PhantomJS
12 14 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (2.68%) RStudio
13 13 (2.49%) Babel
13 13 (2.49%) Selenium
14 12 (2.29%) Gradle
14 12 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (2.10%) SonarQube
General
1 181 (34.61%) Finance
2 105 (20.08%) Front Office
3 36 (6.88%) Banking
4 30 (5.74%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.59%) Law
6 7 (1.34%) Marketing
7 6 (1.15%) Retail
8 2 (0.38%) Games
8 2 (0.38%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.19%) Local Government
9 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 196 (37.48%) Developer
2 132 (25.24%) AWS Engineer
3 117 (22.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 97 (18.55%) Software Engineer
5 92 (17.59%) AWS Developer
6 78 (14.91%) Java Developer
7 62 (11.85%) AWS Software Engineer
8 60 (11.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 56 (10.71%) Architect
10 55 (10.52%) J2EE Developer
10 55 (10.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 54 (10.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 52 (9.94%) Senior Developer
13 43 (8.22%) Python Developer
13 43 (8.22%) Python Engineer
14 41 (7.84%) Java Software Developer
15 39 (7.46%) AWS DevOps
15 39 (7.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 39 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
16 38 (7.27%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (37.48%) Web Services
2 155 (29.64%) Node.js
3 84 (16.06%) AngularJS
4 81 (15.49%) React
5 80 (15.30%) CSS
6 65 (12.43%) HTML
7 58 (11.09%) J2EE
8 51 (9.75%) RESTful
9 44 (8.41%) Elastic Stack
10 43 (8.22%) Vue.js
11 41 (7.84%) J2SE
12 38 (7.27%) Redux
13 37 (7.07%) REST
13 37 (7.07%) Spring
14 35 (6.69%) Spring Boot
15 34 (6.50%) Kafka
16 33 (6.31%) Swagger
17 31 (5.93%) HTML5
17 31 (5.93%) Lambda Expressions
18 29 (5.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 105 (20.08%) Fixed Income
2 57 (10.90%) Equities
2 57 (10.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 55 (10.52%) Hedge funds
4 51 (9.75%) Greenfield Project
5 50 (9.56%) Public Cloud
6 31 (5.93%) Blog
6 31 (5.93%) Derivative
7 28 (5.35%) Private Cloud
8 27 (5.16%) Reference Data
9 24 (4.59%) Cloud Native
9 24 (4.59%) Mobile App
10 20 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (3.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (3.06%) Data Centre
13 11 (2.10%) Enterprise Cloud
14 10 (1.91%) Virtual Team
15 8 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (1.34%) Algorithms
17 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 110 (21.03%) Linux
2 48 (9.18%) Windows
3 24 (4.59%) Android
3 24 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (3.25%) Unix
7 13 (2.49%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.10%) CentOS
9 8 (1.53%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.76%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (57.93%) DevOps
2 282 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (36.71%) Software Engineering
4 191 (36.52%) Microservices
5 132 (25.24%) Asset Management
6 107 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (14.91%) Machine Learning
8 70 (13.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 67 (12.81%) Infrastructure as Code
10 61 (11.66%) Analytics
11 59 (11.28%) Artificial Intelligence
11 59 (11.28%) Decision-Making
12 57 (10.90%) Test Automation
13 55 (10.52%) Fund Management
14 53 (10.13%) Configuration Management
15 52 (9.94%) Open Source
16 46 (8.80%) Migration
17 45 (8.60%) Continuous Deployment
18 41 (7.84%) ETL
19 40 (7.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 270 (51.63%) Java
2 254 (48.57%) Python
3 134 (25.62%) JavaScript
4 114 (21.80%) SQL
5 75 (14.34%) R
6 55 (10.52%) Bash Shell
7 45 (8.60%) Kotlin
8 41 (7.84%) TypeScript
9 38 (7.27%) Go
10 31 (5.93%) PowerShell
11 27 (5.16%) C#
12 18 (3.44%) C
13 13 (2.49%) Ruby
14 10 (1.91%) Scala
15 8 (1.53%) ES6
15 8 (1.53%) Java 8
16 7 (1.34%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.15%) PHP
18 4 (0.76%) Groovy
19 2 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (4.40%) Degree
1 23 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 18 (3.44%) AWS Certification
3 11 (2.10%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.38%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.72%) QA
2 8 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) NCSC
4 1 (0.19%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 349 (66.73%) Docker
2 27 (5.16%) Hyper-V
3 21 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.91%) XenApp
7 7 (1.34%) OpenSSH
8 3 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 261 (49.90%) Terraform
2 254 (48.57%) Kubernetes
3 103 (19.69%) Ansible
4 80 (15.30%) Puppet
5 77 (14.72%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (7.27%) Kibana
7 35 (6.69%) logstash
8 24 (4.59%) Packer
9 23 (4.40%) Prometheus
10 18 (3.44%) Grafana
11 13 (2.49%) Nagios
12 12 (2.29%) Rancher
13 11 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (2.10%) Istio
14 10 (1.91%) SCCM
14 10 (1.91%) SCOM
14 10 (1.91%) SCOrch
14 10 (1.91%) SCVMM
15 7 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (1.34%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (9.37%) Google
2 42 (8.03%) Splunk
3 21 (4.02%) IBM
3 21 (4.02%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.63%) Citrix
5 17 (3.25%) Dynatrace
5 17 (3.25%) VMware
6 12 (2.29%) SaltStack
7 10 (1.91%) HP
8 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.96%) Adobe
9 5 (0.96%) Oracle
9 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.76%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.76%) Pega
10 4 (0.76%) SAP
10 4 (0.76%) Talend
10 4 (0.76%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.57%) F5