Period
to 27 June 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 27 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 651 987 1069
Rank change year-on-year +336 +82 +214
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 482 211 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 414 177 82
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +9.80% +34.21%
10th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £46,375
90th Percentile £98,500 £97,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,000 £62,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.80% +66.67% -11.76%

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 42,472 41,607 29,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.39% 23.80% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34,392 33,872 24,679
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% +5.75% -1.14%

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 27 June 2019.

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 27 June 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 +323 464 £72,500 +3.57% 28
London +257 324 £80,000 +14.29% 20
UK excluding London +141 139 £62,000 -0.80% 9
North of England +77 58 £60,000 +26.32% 3
North West +64 35 £61,500 +29.47% 3
Midlands +60 28 £70,000 +100.00% 2
South East +57 28 £75,000 - 2
West Midlands +55 27 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 22 £57,500 -
South West +16 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Scotland +11 7 £37,500 -39.52% 1
East of England +73 5 £62,500 +13.64% 1
East Midlands +35 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 457 (94.81%) Amazon AWS
2 316 (65.56%) DevOps
3 296 (61.41%) Docker
4 287 (59.54%) Python
5 235 (48.76%) Kubernetes
6 206 (42.74%) Jenkins
7 205 (42.53%) Serverless
8 203 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
9 202 (41.91%) AWS Lambda
10 198 (41.08%) Terraform
11 197 (40.87%) Amazon S3
12 195 (40.46%) Amazon EC2
13 191 (39.63%) Linux
14 174 (36.10%) Java
15 150 (31.12%) Microservices
15 150 (31.12%) JavaScript
16 139 (28.84%) Ansible
17 136 (28.22%) AWS CloudFormation
18 129 (26.76%) Node.js
19 121 (25.10%) Git (software)
19 121 (25.10%) Software Engineering
20 119 (24.69%) Amazon RDS
21 117 (24.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 115 (23.86%) Bash Shell
23 112 (23.24%) Elasticsearch
24 110 (22.82%) Puppet
25 107 (22.20%) Web Services
26 101 (20.95%) Finance
26 101 (20.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 98 (20.33%) Amazon SQS

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
1 112 (23.24%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.94%) Apache Spark
3 18 (3.73%) Apache
3 18 (3.73%) Confluence
4 17 (3.53%) nginx
5 11 (2.28%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.45%) IIS
7 5 (1.04%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.04%) Tornado
8 4 (0.83%) CloudStack
8 4 (0.83%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.41%) CMS
9 2 (0.41%) Drupal
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.04%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.41%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 457 (94.81%) Amazon AWS
2 205 (42.53%) Serverless
3 202 (41.91%) AWS Lambda
4 197 (40.87%) Amazon S3
5 195 (40.46%) Amazon EC2
6 136 (28.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 101 (20.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 98 (20.33%) Amazon SQS
9 96 (19.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 83 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 71 (14.73%) AWS Fargate
11 71 (14.73%) CloudFront
12 70 (14.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 63 (13.07%) PaaS
14 57 (11.83%) Amazon EKS
15 54 (11.20%) Amazon Kinesis
16 42 (8.71%) Route 53
17 32 (6.64%) Cloud Computing
17 32 (6.64%) OpenShift
18 24 (4.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.02%) Firewall
2 24 (4.98%) VPN
3 17 (3.53%) Internet
4 16 (3.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.07%) Skype
6 8 (1.66%) Software-Defined Networking
7 6 (1.24%) DNS
7 6 (1.24%) VLAN
8 5 (1.04%) HTTP
8 5 (1.04%) SMTP
9 4 (0.83%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.83%) IPv4
9 4 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.83%) VoIP
10 3 (0.62%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.41%) Network Security
12 1 (0.21%) FTP
12 1 (0.21%) SSH
12 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (24.69%) Amazon RDS
2 117 (24.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 63 (13.07%) Amazon Athena
4 53 (11.00%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (10.17%) MySQL
6 47 (9.75%) NoSQL
7 43 (8.92%) MongoDB
8 41 (8.51%) Redis
9 36 (7.47%) Big Data
10 30 (6.22%) Amazon Redshift
11 23 (4.77%) Relational Database
12 19 (3.94%) Hadoop
13 18 (3.73%) Amazon Aurora
14 17 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (3.32%) SQL Server
16 15 (3.11%) HBase
17 13 (2.70%) BigQuery
18 12 (2.49%) Presto
19 11 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (2.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 206 (42.74%) Jenkins
2 121 (25.10%) Git (software)
3 94 (19.50%) GitLab
4 34 (7.05%) Artifactory
5 28 (5.81%) JIRA
6 23 (4.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (4.56%) Travis CI
8 17 (3.53%) Bitbucket
9 16 (3.32%) CircleCI
9 16 (3.32%) Maven
10 14 (2.90%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.90%) Selenium
11 13 (2.70%) Gradle
12 12 (2.49%) PhantomJS
13 10 (2.07%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.45%) Codeship
14 7 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (1.45%) Spinnaker
14 7 (1.45%) Subversion
14 7 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 101 (20.95%) Finance
2 22 (4.56%) Banking
3 17 (3.53%) Law
4 10 (2.07%) Games
4 10 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.45%) Publishing
6 6 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.04%) Front Office
7 5 (1.04%) Retail
8 4 (0.83%) Marketing
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (32.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (17.84%) Developer
3 67 (13.90%) AWS Engineer
4 48 (9.96%) Consultant
5 40 (8.30%) Data Engineer
6 39 (8.09%) Senior DevOps
7 38 (7.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 34 (7.05%) AWS DevOps
9 32 (6.64%) Architect
10 30 (6.22%) Platform Engineer
11 29 (6.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 26 (5.39%) Senior Data Engineer
13 25 (5.19%) Development Manager
13 25 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 24 (4.98%) Senior Developer
15 23 (4.77%) Agile Delivery Manager
15 23 (4.77%) Agile Development Manager
15 23 (4.77%) Digital Delivery Manager
15 23 (4.77%) Digital Development Manager
15 23 (4.77%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (26.76%) Node.js
2 107 (22.20%) Web Services
3 90 (18.67%) Elastic Stack
4 65 (13.49%) CSS
5 63 (13.07%) HTML
6 58 (12.03%) AngularJS
7 42 (8.71%) React
8 41 (8.51%) .NET
9 32 (6.64%) Pandas
10 29 (6.02%) RESTful
11 28 (5.81%) Kafka
11 28 (5.81%) Vue.js
12 26 (5.39%) JSON
13 25 (5.19%) .NET Core
14 24 (4.98%) Lambda Expressions
14 24 (4.98%) PySpark
14 24 (4.98%) pytest
15 22 (4.56%) REST
16 21 (4.36%) HTML5
17 17 (3.53%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.79%) Public Cloud
2 43 (8.92%) Hedge funds
3 42 (8.71%) Data Centre
4 27 (5.60%) Cloud Native
5 26 (5.39%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.77%) Private Cloud
6 23 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (3.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (3.32%) User Experience
8 15 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.11%) Virtual Team
9 14 (2.90%) Internet of Things
9 14 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.24%) SWIFT
12 5 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 191 (39.63%) Linux
2 70 (14.52%) Windows
3 53 (11.00%) Unix
4 36 (7.47%) Apple iOS
5 27 (5.60%) Android
6 17 (3.53%) CentOS
7 11 (2.28%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.66%) Debian
9 7 (1.45%) Windows Server
10 6 (1.24%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (65.56%) DevOps
2 203 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (31.12%) Microservices
4 121 (25.10%) Software Engineering
5 83 (17.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 80 (16.60%) Analytics
7 68 (14.11%) Configuration Management
8 65 (13.49%) Open Source
9 64 (13.28%) Machine Learning
10 63 (13.07%) Mentoring
11 59 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (8.92%) Fintech
13 41 (8.51%) Wealth Management
14 40 (8.30%) TDD
15 38 (7.88%) Asset Management
16 37 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (7.68%) Thought Leadership
17 35 (7.26%) Data Science
17 35 (7.26%) Fund Management
18 33 (6.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 287 (59.54%) Python
2 174 (36.10%) Java
3 150 (31.12%) JavaScript
4 115 (23.86%) Bash Shell
5 87 (18.05%) SQL
6 58 (12.03%) Ruby
7 44 (9.13%) Go
8 40 (8.30%) PowerShell
8 40 (8.30%) TypeScript
9 39 (8.09%) C#
9 39 (8.09%) PHP
10 28 (5.81%) C++
11 26 (5.39%) Perl
12 21 (4.36%) Scala
13 18 (3.73%) Clojure
14 12 (2.49%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.87%) Groovy
16 8 (1.66%) Java 8
17 6 (1.24%) Kotlin
17 6 (1.24%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 33 (6.85%) Degree
2 28 (5.81%) AWS Certification
3 10 (2.07%) PhD
3 10 (2.07%) Postgraduate
3 10 (2.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.66%) RHCE
4 8 (1.66%) RHCSA
5 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.21%) OCP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.88%) QA
2 11 (2.28%) GDPR
3 6 (1.24%) SEPA
4 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 296 (61.41%) Docker
2 22 (4.56%) Hyper-V
3 20 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (2.07%) Varnish
7 8 (1.66%) Ceph
7 8 (1.66%) Gluster
7 8 (1.66%) KVM
7 8 (1.66%) VMware NSX
7 8 (1.66%) vSphere
8 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 235 (48.76%) Kubernetes
2 198 (41.08%) Terraform
3 139 (28.84%) Ansible
4 110 (22.82%) Puppet
5 96 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (10.58%) Kibana
7 50 (10.37%) logstash
8 35 (7.26%) Grafana
9 31 (6.43%) Packer
9 31 (6.43%) Prometheus
10 26 (5.39%) Nagios
11 24 (4.98%) Consul
12 11 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (2.28%) Graphite
12 11 (2.28%) Oozie
12 11 (2.28%) Salt
13 10 (2.07%) Mesos
14 9 (1.87%) ZABBIX
15 8 (1.66%) HAProxy
16 6 (1.24%) linkerd
Vendors
1 67 (13.90%) Splunk
2 52 (10.79%) Google
3 28 (5.81%) Red Hat
4 26 (5.39%) VMware
5 17 (3.53%) Oracle
6 15 (3.11%) MuleSoft
6 15 (3.11%) TIBCO
7 14 (2.90%) Apple
8 13 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 13 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.49%) Cisco
9 12 (2.49%) CyberArk
9 12 (2.49%) Symantec
10 11 (2.28%) Cloudera
11 10 (2.07%) Dynatrace
12 8 (1.66%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.45%) New Relic
14 5 (1.04%) Adyen
14 5 (1.04%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.04%) Salesforce.com