The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 139 161
Rank change year-on-year +42 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 115 113 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.41% 1.83% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.22% 21.24% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85 71 48
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 542 532 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.37% 8.62% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 449 410 258
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 36 £45,000 - 12
Coventry +35 25 £57,500 +35.29%
Solihull +1 20 £36,000 -24.21% 2
Warwickshire +12 14 £50,000 +35.13%
Worcestershire 0 9 £22,500 -43.75%
Staffordshire +9 5 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Shropshire - 3 £26,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £47,500 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 126 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (43.55%) Linux
3 117 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (38.68%) JavaScript
5 103 (35.89%) HTML
6 94 (32.75%) Web Services
7 87 (30.31%) CSS
8 85 (29.62%) MySQL
9 82 (28.57%) Docker
10 75 (26.13%) Opscode Chef
11 72 (25.09%) Java
12 67 (23.34%) Git (software)
13 63 (21.95%) VMware
14 62 (21.60%) MVC
14 62 (21.60%) Puppet
15 59 (20.56%) DevOps
15 59 (20.56%) Scrum
15 59 (20.56%) PHP
15 59 (20.56%) Python
16 57 (19.86%) Amazon EC2
16 57 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 56 (19.51%) REST
17 56 (19.51%) AngularJS
18 55 (19.16%) Windows
18 55 (19.16%) SOAP
19 54 (18.82%) Finance
19 54 (18.82%) MongoDB
20 51 (17.77%) Software Engineering
20 51 (17.77%) SQL

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 38 (13.24%) Apache
2 29 (10.10%) nginx
3 28 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (9.41%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.44%) lighttpd
5 7 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.09%) CMS
7 4 (1.39%) WordPress
8 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.05%) JBoss
9 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.70%) IIS
9 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (11.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (9.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.44%) Sage 200
2 7 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 126 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (19.86%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (13.94%) IaaS
4 32 (11.15%) PaaS
5 28 (9.76%) Office 365
6 26 (9.06%) Amazon S3
7 25 (8.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 25 (8.71%) GitHub
8 15 (5.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (4.18%) SaaS
10 9 (3.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (2.79%) AdWords
11 8 (2.79%) Google Analytics
12 6 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (1.39%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudSearch
14 2 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.70%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.57%) HTTP
2 12 (4.18%) Firewall
3 11 (3.83%) BGP
3 11 (3.83%) Network Security
3 11 (3.83%) OSPF
3 11 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.79%) LAN
4 8 (2.79%) MPLS
4 8 (2.79%) WAN
5 7 (2.44%) ATM
6 4 (1.39%) Internet
6 4 (1.39%) VoIP
7 3 (1.05%) SAN
7 3 (1.05%) VPN
8 2 (0.70%) DNS
8 2 (0.70%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.70%) Multicast
8 2 (0.70%) Skype
8 2 (0.70%) WLAN
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (29.62%) MySQL
2 54 (18.82%) MongoDB
3 46 (16.03%) SQL Server
4 44 (15.33%) NoSQL
5 27 (9.41%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (8.01%) DB2
7 14 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.53%) Big Data
9 11 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (3.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (3.14%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (1.74%) Redis
13 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 67 (23.34%) Git (software)
2 41 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.06%) JUnit
4 25 (8.71%) gulp
4 25 (8.71%) webpack
5 23 (8.01%) PhantomJS
6 19 (6.62%) GitLab
7 18 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (5.57%) Maven
9 15 (5.23%) Vagrant
10 14 (4.88%) Hudson
11 13 (4.53%) DbUnit
11 13 (4.53%) GoCD
11 13 (4.53%) jMock
11 13 (4.53%) Mockito
12 11 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (3.14%) SonarQube
14 8 (2.79%) Subversion
15 6 (2.09%) Bitbucket
15 6 (2.09%) JIRA
General
1 54 (18.82%) Finance
2 35 (12.20%) Retail
3 23 (8.01%) Publishing
4 20 (6.97%) Marketing
5 12 (4.18%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.48%) Banking
7 7 (2.44%) Automotive
8 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.39%) Electronics
10 3 (1.05%) Games
11 2 (0.70%) Billing
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (43.21%) Developer
2 40 (13.94%) Senior Developer
3 37 (12.89%) Architect
4 34 (11.85%) Consultant
5 33 (11.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 32 (11.15%) PHP Developer
7 24 (8.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 24 (8.36%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (8.36%) Web Developer
8 23 (8.01%) Software Developer
9 22 (7.67%) AWS Engineer
10 20 (6.97%) Cloud Consultant
11 19 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (6.62%) Java Developer
11 19 (6.62%) MySQL Developer
11 19 (6.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 15 (5.23%) AWS Consultant
12 15 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (5.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 14 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (35.89%) HTML
2 94 (32.75%) Web Services
3 87 (30.31%) CSS
4 56 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 56 (19.51%) REST
5 55 (19.16%) SOAP
6 50 (17.42%) HTML5
7 48 (16.72%) RESTful
8 38 (13.24%) LAMP
9 36 (12.54%) .NET
9 36 (12.54%) jQuery
10 32 (11.15%) Laravel
11 31 (10.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (9.41%) React
13 24 (8.36%) ASP.NET
13 24 (8.36%) KnockoutJS
13 24 (8.36%) LEMP Stack
14 23 (8.01%) CodeIgniter
14 23 (8.01%) Node.js
15 22 (7.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.54%) Data Centre
2 30 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 28 (9.76%) Public Cloud
4 19 (6.62%) CMDB
5 18 (6.27%) Fintech
6 15 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (3.48%) Mobile App
9 9 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.79%) User Experience
11 7 (2.44%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.74%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.39%) Clustering
14 3 (1.05%) Smart Meter
15 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.70%) AS400
15 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
16 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
16 1 (0.35%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 125 (43.55%) Linux
2 55 (19.16%) Windows
3 36 (12.54%) Windows Server
4 22 (7.67%) CentOS
4 22 (7.67%) Unix
5 18 (6.27%) Ubuntu
6 14 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.48%) Android
7 10 (3.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.74%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.60%) MVC
3 59 (20.56%) DevOps
3 59 (20.56%) Scrum
4 57 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (17.77%) Software Engineering
6 49 (17.07%) CRM
7 44 (15.33%) Web Development
8 43 (14.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 41 (14.29%) TDD
10 40 (13.94%) Microservices
11 39 (13.59%) Presales
12 38 (13.24%) Configuration Management
13 35 (12.20%) OOP
14 34 (11.85%) ITIL
15 30 (10.45%) Project Management
16 29 (10.10%) E-Commerce
17 28 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
18 27 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
18 27 (9.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 111 (38.68%) JavaScript
2 72 (25.09%) Java
3 59 (20.56%) PHP
3 59 (20.56%) Python
4 51 (17.77%) SQL
5 42 (14.63%) Bash Shell
6 38 (13.24%) PowerShell
7 33 (11.50%) C#
8 29 (10.10%) XPath
9 26 (9.06%) Ruby
10 20 (6.97%) Perl
11 19 (6.62%) PHP 7
12 18 (6.27%) Groovy
13 17 (5.92%) Scala
14 11 (3.83%) Go
15 8 (2.79%) C++
15 8 (2.79%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.44%) Korn
17 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
18 4 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (13.59%) Degree
2 19 (6.62%) PMI Certification
2 19 (6.62%) PMP
3 18 (6.27%) ISEB
4 13 (4.53%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.18%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.48%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.05%) CSQA
8 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.70%) MCSD
9 2 (0.70%) MCSE
9 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.35%) CCA
10 1 (0.35%) CCIE
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.35%) MCP
10 1 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.83%) QA
2 7 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (28.57%) Docker
2 57 (19.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (5.23%) VirtualBox
5 9 (3.14%) vSphere
6 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.74%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.70%) Xen
8 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.35%) etcd
8 1 (0.35%) flannel
8 1 (0.35%) HDFS
8 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 75 (26.13%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (21.60%) Puppet
3 36 (12.54%) Terraform
4 25 (8.71%) Ansible
5 19 (6.62%) Kubernetes
5 19 (6.62%) Nagios
5 19 (6.62%) SCVMM
6 15 (5.23%) Consul
6 15 (5.23%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (5.23%) Mesos
6 15 (5.23%) StatsD
7 3 (1.05%) Icinga
7 3 (1.05%) rkt
7 3 (1.05%) SCOM
7 3 (1.05%) vRealize
8 2 (0.70%) Graphite
8 2 (0.70%) Kibana
8 2 (0.70%) logstash
9 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (21.95%) VMware
2 47 (16.38%) Oracle
3 43 (14.98%) Microsoft
4 36 (12.54%) Cisco
5 35 (12.20%) Google
6 27 (9.41%) Juniper
7 25 (8.71%) NetApp
8 23 (8.01%) Citrix
8 23 (8.01%) EMC
9 21 (7.32%) IBM
10 20 (6.97%) HP
11 19 (6.62%) BMC
11 19 (6.62%) CheckPoint
12 16 (5.57%) Red Hat
13 15 (5.23%) New Relic
14 11 (3.83%) Zend
15 8 (2.79%) Tableau
16 7 (2.44%) Sage
16 7 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (2.09%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits Package (and additional day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £30K - £42K /Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Morson International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Pensio, Heath + more
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, travel aboad
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £32K - £40K /Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: private healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
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Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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