Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 +16
Permanent jobs citing AWS 63 34 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Worcestershire 13.04% 17.71% 8.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.39% 54.84% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 47
10th Percentile £42,000 £19,250 "
25th Percentile £46,250 £33,125 £22,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +50.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 " £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.55%

AWS 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 Worcestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 178 62 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 36.85% 32.29% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 90 42 127
10th Percentile £31,200 £20,750 £22,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,598 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.18% -2.12% +9.68%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £55,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.52% +2.22%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Worcestershire

AWS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for AWS in Worcestershire

AWS
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS in Worcestershire

AWS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
Redditch -7 22 £30,000 - 2
Worcester 0 19 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Malvern 0 19 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Kidderminster -4 1 £62,500 +92.31% 2
AWS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing AWS 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for AWS.

1 38 (60.32%) Azure
2 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (53.97%) DevOps
4 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 27 (42.86%) Oracle
5 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 23 (36.51%) Terraform
7 21 (33.33%) Java
8 20 (31.75%) Linux
8 20 (31.75%) GCP
9 19 (30.16%) Microservices
9 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
10 16 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (25.40%) Python
10 16 (25.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
12 13 (20.63%) Public Cloud
13 12 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (17.46%) Cloud Native
14 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
14 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
15 10 (15.87%) Migration
15 10 (15.87%) Go
15 10 (15.87%) Kubernetes
16 9 (14.29%) AWS Certification
16 9 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
16 9 (14.29%) Docker
16 9 (14.29%) REST
16 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 4 (6.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.59%) Luigi
2 1 (1.59%) nginx
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (9.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (60.32%) Azure
2 20 (31.75%) GCP
3 12 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (7.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (3.17%) Serverless
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.52%) DTS
2 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.52%) Hazelcast
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.70%) Selenium
3 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.52%) JUnit
4 4 (6.35%) JIRA
5 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) GitLab
6 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (25.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 5 (7.94%) Social Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Test Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Developer
4 12 (19.05%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (9.52%) DBA
8 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 6 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior DBA
8 6 (9.52%) Senior SQL DBA
8 6 (9.52%) SQL DBA
8 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Administrator
9 5 (7.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) REST
1 9 (14.29%) Spring
2 6 (9.52%) CSS
2 6 (9.52%) Guava
2 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 6 (9.52%) HTML
2 6 (9.52%) HTML5
2 6 (9.52%) JAX-RS
2 6 (9.52%) JSON
2 6 (9.52%) LDAP
2 6 (9.52%) Middleware
2 6 (9.52%) OAuth
2 6 (9.52%) RESTful
2 6 (9.52%) SOAP
3 5 (7.94%) Kafka
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
5 3 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (4.76%) Node.js
5 3 (4.76%) React
5 3 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Public Cloud
2 11 (17.46%) Cloud Native
3 6 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.52%) Legacy Code
4 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.76%) iPad
5 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) DevOps
3 19 (30.16%) Microservices
3 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
4 16 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) Functional Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
10 6 (9.52%) Commercial Awareness
10 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (9.52%) Open Source
10 6 (9.52%) Server Management
10 6 (9.52%) SOLID
10 6 (9.52%) Web Development
11 5 (7.94%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Java
2 16 (25.40%) Python
3 10 (15.87%) Go
4 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (11.11%) PHP
5 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.52%) Groovy
7 4 (6.35%) C#
8 3 (4.76%) Kotlin
8 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) AWS Certification
4 8 (12.70%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) CCNP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCSA
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) GDPR
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) Terraform
2 10 (15.87%) Kubernetes
3 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.52%) Puppet
4 6 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (7.94%) Ansible
5 5 (7.94%) Grafana
5 5 (7.94%) Nagios
5 5 (7.94%) Opsgenie
6 1 (1.59%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.59%) SaltStack