Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 253 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 25 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 - -
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +39.78%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,109 1,905 1,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.81% 20.30% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,508 1,240
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,225 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon ECS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ECS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
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 ECS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Birmingham - 22 £70,000 - 6
Coventry - 2 £63,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £50,000 -
Amazon ECS
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon ECS.

1 25 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (96.00%) Amazon S3
3 23 (92.00%) Amazon RDS
4 22 (88.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (76.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 19 (76.00%) Web Services
6 17 (68.00%) SQL
6 17 (68.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (60.00%) Line Management
7 15 (60.00%) Private Cloud
7 15 (60.00%) Public Cloud
7 15 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
7 15 (60.00%) Presales
7 15 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (60.00%) Technology Roadmap
7 15 (60.00%) Migration
7 15 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (60.00%) Load Balancing
7 15 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (48.00%) Project Management
9 11 (44.00%) Service Management
9 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
9 11 (44.00%) VMware
9 11 (44.00%) ITIL
9 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2

Amazon ECS
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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (96.00%) Amazon S3
3 22 (88.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 19 (76.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 17 (68.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (28.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (28.00%) Route 53
8 4 (16.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (16.00%) IaaS
8 4 (16.00%) PaaS
9 2 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (8.00%) AWS IoT
9 2 (8.00%) CloudFront
9 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) Redis
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) GitLab
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
1 15 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (12.00%) LAMP
3 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 15 (60.00%) Private Cloud
1 15 (60.00%) Public Cloud
1 15 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (44.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (12.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Line Management
1 15 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 15 (60.00%) Migration
1 15 (60.00%) Presales
1 15 (60.00%) Technology Roadmap
2 12 (48.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL V3
3 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (44.00%) Service Management
3 11 (44.00%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
4 10 (40.00%) DevOps
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
8 2 (8.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (28.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.00%) Ansible
3 4 (16.00%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (16.00%) Grafana
3 4 (16.00%) Packer
3 4 (16.00%) Prometheus
3 4 (16.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware