AWS Jobs in the West Midlands

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > West Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands requiring AWS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited AWS over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 34 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing AWS 476 706 998
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.55% 12.22% 12.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.43% 31.49% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 385 313 653
10th Percentile £37,800 £43,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +11.11%

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands

AWS falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills in the West Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,583 2,242 2,773
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.13% 38.80% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,146 1,515 2,012
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,298 £39,056 £40,399
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £53,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.43% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the West Midlands

AWS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for AWS in the West Midlands

AWS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS in the West Midlands

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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 AWS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Birmingham -14 205 £67,900 +4.46% 33
Staffordshire -5 58 £52,500 +23.53% 7
Warwickshire -14 55 £55,000 -8.33% 18
Solihull +13 24 £72,500 +1.05% 3
Coventry -11 21 £51,300 -29.73% 6
Wednesbury +1 17 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Worcestershire -29 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wolverhampton -17 8 £68,750 -13.52% 1
Shropshire -34 2 £78,273 +11.82% 2
Halesowen - 2 £36,250 -
Herefordshire -9 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
AWS
England

AWS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.78%) Microsoft Exchange
2 10 (2.10%) IIS
3 7 (1.47%) Apache
4 6 (1.26%) CMS
4 6 (1.26%) Headless CMS
4 6 (1.26%) Tuxedo
5 5 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (0.63%) nginx
8 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Adobe XD
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) Trello
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (1.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 4 (0.84%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.63%) Shopify
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 239 (50.21%) Azure
2 90 (18.91%) GCP
3 67 (14.08%) Serverless
4 55 (11.55%) AWS Lambda
5 54 (11.34%) GitHub
6 46 (9.66%) SaaS
7 43 (9.03%) Amazon S3
8 34 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
9 31 (6.51%) Azure DevOps
10 28 (5.88%) Power Platform
11 25 (5.25%) GitHub Actions
11 25 (5.25%) Microsoft 365
12 24 (5.04%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (4.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 22 (4.62%) PaaS
14 22 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 19 (3.99%) AWS CloudTrail
15 19 (3.99%) Snowflake
16 18 (3.78%) Amazon GuardDuty
16 18 (3.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.88%) Firewall
2 21 (4.41%) DNS
3 20 (4.20%) SD-WAN
3 20 (4.20%) WAN
4 16 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (3.15%) DHCP
5 15 (3.15%) MPLS
6 13 (2.73%) Wireless
7 12 (2.52%) SAN
8 10 (2.10%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.10%) VLAN
8 10 (2.10%) VPN
9 9 (1.89%) HTTP
10 6 (1.26%) FTP
10 6 (1.26%) IPsec
10 6 (1.26%) SMTP
10 6 (1.26%) SNMP
10 6 (1.26%) SSH
10 6 (1.26%) SSL
10 6 (1.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
4 40 (8.40%) MySQL
5 34 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 32 (6.72%) NoSQL
7 30 (6.30%) Amazon Redshift
8 28 (5.88%) Power BI
9 27 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (5.04%) Relational Database
11 23 (4.83%) DynamoDB
12 22 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
13 19 (3.99%) BigQuery
14 16 (3.36%) Tableau
15 14 (2.94%) Looker
16 8 (1.68%) Amazon Aurora
16 8 (1.68%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (1.47%) Data Mining
18 6 (1.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (7.98%) Git
2 15 (3.15%) GitLab
2 15 (3.15%) Postman
3 13 (2.73%) Cucumber
4 12 (2.52%) SonarQube
5 11 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.10%) MSTest
7 9 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.26%) JIRA
9 5 (1.05%) JUnit
9 5 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.84%) Burp Suite
10 4 (0.84%) Metasploit
10 4 (0.84%) sqlmap
11 3 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.63%) Subversion
12 2 (0.42%) Snyk
12 2 (0.42%) Vite
13 1 (0.21%) Maven
General
1 83 (17.44%) Finance
2 59 (12.39%) Social Skills
3 35 (7.35%) Retail
4 29 (6.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 28 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.57%) Public Sector
7 12 (2.52%) Legal
8 11 (2.31%) Marketing
9 10 (2.10%) Law
10 9 (1.89%) Banking
11 6 (1.26%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.05%) Games
13 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.84%) Police
13 4 (0.84%) Publishing
13 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.42%) Automotive
14 2 (0.42%) Back Office
14 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 2 (0.42%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 143 (30.04%) Developer
2 92 (19.33%) Senior
3 60 (12.61%) Lead
4 46 (9.66%) Architect
5 38 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
6 34 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 33 (6.93%) .NET Developer
8 31 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 28 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
10 27 (5.67%) Data Engineer
11 21 (4.41%) React Developer
11 21 (4.41%) Security Engineer
12 20 (4.20%) Software Engineer
13 19 (3.99%) AWS Developer
14 18 (3.78%) Software Developer
15 17 (3.57%) Senior Developer
16 16 (3.36%) Technical Leader
17 15 (3.15%) Consultant
18 14 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
18 14 (2.94%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (23.95%) React
2 80 (16.81%) Node.js
3 66 (13.87%) .NET
4 45 (9.45%) AngularJS
5 40 (8.40%) RESTful
6 34 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 33 (6.93%) .NET Core
7 33 (6.93%) HTML
8 32 (6.72%) CSS
9 31 (6.51%) Laravel
10 29 (6.09%) Entity Framework
10 29 (6.09%) Vue
11 26 (5.46%) ASP.NET
12 24 (5.04%) XML
13 22 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (4.62%) JSON
14 21 (4.41%) Next.js
15 19 (3.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (3.78%) Spring
16 18 (3.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 28 (5.88%) Onboarding
3 22 (4.62%) Cloud Native
3 22 (4.62%) Data Structures
4 20 (4.20%) Public Cloud
4 20 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (3.99%) Product Ownership
6 18 (3.78%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (2.73%) PropTech
9 10 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.89%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.68%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.47%) Clustering
12 7 (1.47%) Distributed Systems
12 7 (1.47%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.26%) EFT
14 5 (1.05%) Legacy Code
15 4 (0.84%) Distributed Applications
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.82%) Windows
2 34 (7.14%) Linux
3 30 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.52%) Unix
5 10 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.68%) Solaris
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (32.98%) Agile
2 113 (23.74%) DevOps
3 94 (19.75%) Full Stack Development
4 77 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
5 71 (14.92%) Software Engineering
6 68 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
6 68 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 66 (13.87%) CI/CD
8 64 (13.45%) Scrum
9 61 (12.82%) Microservices
10 56 (11.76%) Roadmaps
11 55 (11.55%) TDD
12 47 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (9.66%) Kanban
14 43 (9.03%) MVC
15 42 (8.82%) ETL
16 41 (8.61%) Test Automation
17 39 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (7.98%) Coaching
18 38 (7.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (21.22%) JavaScript
1 101 (21.22%) TypeScript
2 90 (18.91%) SQL
3 79 (16.60%) Python
4 70 (14.71%) Java
5 68 (14.29%) C#
6 30 (6.30%) PHP
7 25 (5.25%) PowerShell
8 24 (5.04%) Go
9 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.26%) Bash
10 6 (1.26%) COBOL
10 6 (1.26%) Micro Focus COBOL
11 4 (0.84%) C
11 4 (0.84%) C++
12 3 (0.63%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.63%) Ruby
12 3 (0.63%) VB
13 2 (0.42%) R
13 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 44 (9.24%) AWS Certification
3 39 (8.19%) Degree
4 30 (6.30%) SC Cleared
5 22 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (3.57%) CCNA
7 16 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (2.73%) Azure Certification
8 13 (2.73%) CCNP
9 12 (2.52%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 12 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.68%) CCSA
11 5 (1.05%) CISSP
12 4 (0.84%) CISM
12 4 (0.84%) HNC
12 4 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.63%) CCSP
13 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.14%) QA
2 24 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (4.83%) NIST
4 14 (2.94%) Data Quality
5 13 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 10 (2.10%) NCSC
7 8 (1.68%) GDPR
7 8 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (1.68%) SLA
8 7 (1.47%) Accessibility
9 6 (1.26%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.42%) GRC
11 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.21%) SOC 2
System Software
1 56 (11.76%) Docker
2 30 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.89%) VMware NSX
6 5 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.63%) vSphere
8 2 (0.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.42%) pfSense
8 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (12.82%) Terraform
2 33 (6.93%) Kubernetes
3 22 (4.62%) Ansible
4 9 (1.89%) SCCM
4 9 (1.89%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.84%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.63%) SCOM
6 3 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.42%) Progress Chef
7 2 (0.42%) Puppet
8 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.21%) Grafana
8 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 89 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.08%) Cisco
3 45 (9.45%) VMware
4 30 (6.30%) Google
5 29 (6.09%) Oracle
6 26 (5.46%) CheckPoint
7 18 (3.78%) Palo Alto
8 14 (2.94%) Informatica
9 12 (2.52%) Citrix
10 11 (2.31%) HP
11 10 (2.10%) Adobe
11 10 (2.10%) Meraki
12 9 (1.89%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.89%) Veeam
13 8 (1.68%) Databricks
14 7 (1.47%) F5
14 7 (1.47%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.47%) JD Edwards
14 7 (1.47%) MuleSoft
14 7 (1.47%) Nimble Storage