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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 138 177
Rank change year-on-year +68 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 189 111 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.71% 1.82% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 21.02% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 138 80 39
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,125 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,001
% change year-on-year - +11.10%  

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 756 528 331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.84% 8.66% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 634 393 246
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -6 53 £48,750 +2.63% 18
Warwickshire +44 39 £34,500 +12.19% 3
Coventry +21 30 £52,500 - 3
Shropshire +22 29 £55,000 +120.00% 3
Solihull - 12 £36,000 - 1
Worcestershire +7 11 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Staffordshire +16 9 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
Willenhall - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 161 (52.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (36.93%) Linux
4 111 (36.27%) Docker
5 99 (32.35%) JavaScript
6 83 (27.12%) Web Services
7 79 (25.82%) CSS
8 78 (25.49%) MVC
9 77 (25.16%) HTML
10 75 (24.51%) MongoDB
11 73 (23.86%) NoSQL
12 72 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
13 71 (23.20%) Java
14 67 (21.90%) MySQL
15 66 (21.57%) AngularJS
16 65 (21.24%) Opscode Chef
17 64 (20.92%) SQL
18 62 (20.26%) Oracle
19 61 (19.93%) Scrum
19 61 (19.93%) Git (software)
20 57 (18.63%) Microsoft
21 56 (18.30%) TDD
22 55 (17.97%) Software Engineering
23 54 (17.65%) ITIL
23 54 (17.65%) Node.js
24 53 (17.32%) SQL Server
25 52 (16.99%) Puppet
26 50 (16.34%) Degree
27 49 (16.01%) DevOps
28 48 (15.69%) Windows

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 45 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (12.42%) Apache
3 35 (11.44%) nginx
4 12 (3.92%) CMS
5 10 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.27%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.96%) JBoss
7 5 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.63%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.63%) IIS
7 5 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.63%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.63%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 161 (52.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (15.03%) PaaS
4 44 (14.38%) IaaS
5 37 (12.09%) Amazon S3
6 36 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 36 (11.76%) GitHub
7 27 (8.82%) Office 365
8 18 (5.88%) SaaS
9 13 (4.25%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (3.92%) Bluemix
10 12 (3.92%) IBM Cloud
11 11 (3.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (2.61%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 8 (2.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 8 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (2.61%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.78%) WAN
2 28 (9.15%) Firewall
3 20 (6.54%) Internet
4 19 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 18 (5.88%) VPN
6 17 (5.56%) DNS
6 17 (5.56%) LAN
7 16 (5.23%) HTTP
8 9 (2.94%) BGP
8 9 (2.94%) OSPF
9 8 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (2.61%) MPLS
10 6 (1.96%) DHCP
10 6 (1.96%) Multicast
10 6 (1.96%) VoIP
10 6 (1.96%) Wireless
11 5 (1.63%) IPv4
11 5 (1.63%) IPv6
11 5 (1.63%) SSL
11 5 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.51%) MongoDB
2 73 (23.86%) NoSQL
3 67 (21.90%) MySQL
4 53 (17.32%) SQL Server
5 47 (15.36%) Amazon RDS
6 18 (5.88%) DB2
7 16 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (4.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.27%) Big Data
11 9 (2.94%) InfluxDB
11 9 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.96%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.63%) Redis
13 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.63%) SQLPlus
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (19.93%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.76%) gulp
2 36 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 36 (11.76%) webpack
3 34 (11.11%) PhantomJS
4 30 (9.80%) GitLab
4 30 (9.80%) JUnit
5 17 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (3.59%) GoCD
7 10 (3.27%) Hudson
8 9 (2.94%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.94%) Vagrant
9 8 (2.61%) JIRA
9 8 (2.61%) Maven
9 8 (2.61%) Subversion
10 7 (2.29%) jMock
10 7 (2.29%) Mockito
10 7 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.96%) DbUnit
11 6 (1.96%) JSUnit
General
1 35 (11.44%) Finance
2 23 (7.52%) Retail
3 21 (6.86%) Marketing
4 15 (4.90%) Publishing
5 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.29%) Electronics
7 6 (1.96%) Games
8 3 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (40.85%) Developer
2 55 (17.97%) Architect
3 45 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.50%) Java Developer
4 26 (8.50%) Software Developer
5 25 (8.17%) PHP Developer
6 23 (7.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (6.21%) Consultant
9 18 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
9 18 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
10 17 (5.56%) AWS Developer
11 16 (5.23%) Cloud Architect
12 15 (4.90%) Analyst
13 14 (4.58%) IT Support
13 14 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (27.12%) Web Services
2 79 (25.82%) CSS
3 77 (25.16%) HTML
4 66 (21.57%) AngularJS
5 54 (17.65%) Node.js
6 46 (15.03%) HTML5
7 45 (14.71%) REST
8 42 (13.73%) .NET
9 41 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (12.42%) LAMP
10 38 (12.42%) Laravel
11 37 (12.09%) React
12 35 (11.44%) LEMP Stack
13 34 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
14 32 (10.46%) Backbone.js
14 32 (10.46%) SOAP
14 32 (10.46%) Vue.js
15 29 (9.48%) ASP.NET
16 25 (8.17%) RESTful
17 20 (6.54%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.82%) Public Cloud
4 20 (6.54%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (4.58%) CMDB
6 14 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.58%) User Experience
7 11 (3.59%) Fintech
8 9 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.94%) Smart Meter
9 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.29%) Internet of Things
9 7 (2.29%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.96%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.63%) PKI
12 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 113 (36.93%) Linux
2 48 (15.69%) Windows
3 23 (7.52%) Windows Server
4 20 (6.54%) Apple iOS
5 19 (6.21%) Android
6 18 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.94%) CentOS
8 7 (2.29%) Unix
8 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (45.42%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (25.49%) MVC
3 61 (19.93%) Scrum
4 56 (18.30%) TDD
5 55 (17.97%) Software Engineering
6 54 (17.65%) ITIL
7 49 (16.01%) DevOps
8 45 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 43 (14.05%) Microservices
10 42 (13.73%) OOP
11 40 (13.07%) Kanban
12 39 (12.75%) Configuration Management
13 37 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (11.76%) Web Development
15 33 (10.78%) Project Management
16 32 (10.46%) IT Strategy
16 32 (10.46%) Technical Architecture
17 30 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (9.15%) Capacity Planning
19 26 (8.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 99 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 71 (23.20%) Java
3 64 (20.92%) SQL
4 47 (15.36%) PHP
5 46 (15.03%) C#
5 46 (15.03%) Python
6 45 (14.71%) XPath
7 44 (14.38%) PowerShell
8 30 (9.80%) PHP 7
9 29 (9.48%) Bash Shell
10 19 (6.21%) Ruby
11 13 (4.25%) Go
12 10 (3.27%) Groovy
13 9 (2.94%) C++
13 9 (2.94%) Perl
13 9 (2.94%) Scala
14 5 (1.63%) PHP 5
15 4 (1.31%) Jython
15 4 (1.31%) Korn
15 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (16.34%) Degree
2 24 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 17 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 14 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (4.58%) PMI Certification
5 14 (4.58%) PMP
6 13 (4.25%) ISEB
7 9 (2.94%) CCNA
7 9 (2.94%) CCNP
8 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.96%) CCDA
9 6 (1.96%) CCDP
9 6 (1.96%) CCIE
10 4 (1.31%) Master's Degree
10 4 (1.31%) MCSD
11 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.33%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.96%) QA
2 4 (1.31%) GDPR
2 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.98%) COBIT
3 3 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (36.27%) Docker
2 44 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.94%) VirtualBox
6 7 (2.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.98%) vSphere
9 2 (0.65%) etcd
9 2 (0.65%) flannel
9 2 (0.65%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.33%) vCloud
10 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 65 (21.24%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (16.99%) Puppet
3 36 (11.76%) Terraform
4 33 (10.78%) Ansible
5 24 (7.84%) Nagios
6 20 (6.54%) Consul
7 16 (5.23%) Kubernetes
8 14 (4.58%) SCVMM
9 11 (3.59%) Icinga
10 9 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (2.94%) Mesos
10 9 (2.94%) StatsD
11 8 (2.61%) Grafana
12 5 (1.63%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.63%) Kibana
13 4 (1.31%) SCOM
14 2 (0.65%) Graphite
14 2 (0.65%) SCCM
14 2 (0.65%) Sysdig
14 2 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 62 (20.26%) Oracle
2 57 (18.63%) Microsoft
3 48 (15.69%) VMware
4 29 (9.48%) Cisco
5 28 (9.15%) IBM
6 20 (6.54%) Google
7 18 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 18 (5.88%) New Relic
8 17 (5.56%) Citrix
8 17 (5.56%) NetApp
9 16 (5.23%) EMC
9 16 (5.23%) Juniper
10 15 (4.90%) HP
11 14 (4.58%) BMC
11 14 (4.58%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.94%) AppDynamics
13 8 (2.61%) Splunk
14 5 (1.63%) McAfee
14 5 (1.63%) Sitecore
14 5 (1.63%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bintelgroup - EAPT SOLUTIONS
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + share options, training, accreditation
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Electro-comm
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £49,875 - £55,125
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £58,187 - £64,312
Posted: 16 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Focus Multimedia Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum & pension & death in service benefit
Posted: 16 days ago