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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 247 248 204
Rank change year-on-year +1 -44 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,139 570 92
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.50% 1.40% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.07% 2.89% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 609 399 75
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,550 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £49,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -12.90%
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £126,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% -3.57%

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,160 19,719 3,850
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.81% 48.37% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20,908 15,293 3,376
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
75th Percentile £83,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £61,600 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon EC2
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Amazon EC2 trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2.

Amazon EC2 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Amazon EC2 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, Amazon EC2 job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 1,100 (96.58%) AWS
2 704 (61.81%) Amazon S3
3 649 (56.98%) Serverless
4 592 (51.98%) AWS Lambda
5 550 (48.29%) Agile
6 540 (47.41%) DevOps
7 487 (42.76%) Python
8 456 (40.04%) Docker
9 439 (38.54%) Amazon RDS
10 435 (38.19%) Terraform
11 418 (36.70%) Software Engineering
12 386 (33.89%) Kubernetes
13 360 (31.61%) Java
14 359 (31.52%) CI/CD
15 355 (31.17%) JavaScript
16 353 (30.99%) React
17 325 (28.53%) Finance
18 302 (26.51%) Microservices
19 281 (24.67%) Node.js
20 278 (24.41%) Amazon SQS
21 277 (24.32%) Linux
22 275 (24.14%) Azure
23 273 (23.97%) Git (software)
24 266 (23.35%) Infrastructure as Code
25 251 (22.04%) GitHub
26 244 (21.42%) Amazon ECS
27 235 (20.63%) Jenkins
28 227 (19.93%) DynamoDB
29 225 (19.75%) GCP
30 216 (18.96%) Route 53

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 80 (7.02%) Apache
2 73 (6.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 43 (3.78%) Apache Airflow
4 37 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 32 (2.81%) Jupyter
6 25 (2.19%) nginx
7 18 (1.58%) Confluence
8 16 (1.40%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.23%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.97%) Drupal
11 8 (0.70%) IIS
11 8 (0.70%) Luigi
11 8 (0.70%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.26%) Ethereum
13 3 (0.26%) WordPress
14 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.18%) CMS
15 1 (0.088%) Documentum
15 1 (0.088%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,100 (96.58%) AWS
2 704 (61.81%) Amazon S3
3 649 (56.98%) Serverless
4 592 (51.98%) AWS Lambda
5 278 (24.41%) Amazon SQS
6 275 (24.14%) Azure
7 251 (22.04%) GitHub
8 244 (21.42%) Amazon ECS
9 225 (19.75%) GCP
10 216 (18.96%) Route 53
11 213 (18.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 197 (17.30%) SaaS
13 186 (16.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 149 (13.08%) CloudFront
15 141 (12.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 132 (11.59%) Amazon EKS
17 108 (9.48%) GitHub Actions
18 107 (9.39%) AWS Fargate
19 104 (9.13%) IaaS
20 93 (8.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 87 (7.64%) DNS
2 69 (6.06%) Firewall
3 51 (4.48%) VPN
4 43 (3.78%) DHCP
5 32 (2.81%) HTTP
6 28 (2.46%) Internet
7 22 (1.93%) DSL
7 22 (1.93%) SSL
8 16 (1.40%) Network Security
8 16 (1.40%) VLAN
9 11 (0.97%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.79%) FTP
10 9 (0.79%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.79%) LAN
10 9 (0.79%) RIP
10 9 (0.79%) SMTP
11 8 (0.70%) Skype
12 7 (0.61%) WAN
12 7 (0.61%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (38.54%) Amazon RDS
2 227 (19.93%) DynamoDB
3 195 (17.12%) MySQL
4 166 (14.57%) PostgreSQL
5 88 (7.73%) Elasticsearch
6 75 (6.58%) Relational Database
7 64 (5.62%) Redis
8 61 (5.36%) MongoDB
9 55 (4.83%) NoSQL
10 52 (4.57%) Amazon Aurora
11 49 (4.30%) Big Data
12 45 (3.95%) SQL Server
13 42 (3.69%) BigQuery
14 41 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
15 39 (3.42%) Amazon Athena
16 35 (3.07%) MariaDB
17 33 (2.90%) Electronic Patient Records
18 28 (2.46%) Apache Ignite
19 26 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (2.11%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 273 (23.97%) Git (software)
2 235 (20.63%) Jenkins
3 92 (8.08%) GitLab
4 85 (7.46%) JIRA
5 61 (5.36%) Bitbucket
6 50 (4.39%) Travis CI
7 37 (3.25%) CircleCI
7 37 (3.25%) Cypress.io
8 34 (2.99%) Maven
9 23 (2.02%) JMeter
10 22 (1.93%) Spinnaker
11 21 (1.84%) Selenium
12 20 (1.76%) Cucumber
12 20 (1.76%) Subversion
13 19 (1.67%) Gatling
13 19 (1.67%) SonarQube
14 15 (1.32%) JUnit
15 11 (0.97%) Mercurial
16 10 (0.88%) Checkstyle
16 10 (0.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 325 (28.53%) Finance
2 191 (16.77%) Social Skills
3 83 (7.29%) Public Sector
4 81 (7.11%) Legal
5 58 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (4.65%) Presentation Skills
7 48 (4.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 44 (3.86%) Advertising
9 36 (3.16%) Front Office
10 28 (2.46%) Marketing
11 27 (2.37%) Games
12 26 (2.28%) Influencing Skills
13 25 (2.19%) Banking
13 25 (2.19%) Local Government
14 23 (2.02%) Organisational Skills
15 21 (1.84%) Law
15 21 (1.84%) Publishing
16 20 (1.76%) Retail
17 19 (1.67%) Social Housing
18 15 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 300 (26.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 291 (25.55%) Developer
3 226 (19.84%) Software Engineer
4 198 (17.38%) AWS Engineer
5 165 (14.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 114 (10.01%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 108 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 99 (8.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 93 (8.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 92 (8.08%) AWS Developer
11 84 (7.37%) Java Developer
12 83 (7.29%) Site Engineer
13 79 (6.94%) AWS Software Engineer
13 79 (6.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 79 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 70 (6.15%) Senior DevOps
14 70 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 69 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 64 (5.62%) Architect
17 60 (5.27%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (30.99%) React
2 281 (24.67%) Node.js
3 167 (14.66%) AngularJS
4 127 (11.15%) CSS
5 126 (11.06%) .NET
6 96 (8.43%) HTML
7 87 (7.64%) Spring
8 85 (7.46%) Vue.js
9 84 (7.37%) REST
10 81 (7.11%) Ruby on Rails
11 71 (6.23%) Django
12 70 (6.15%) Jest
13 66 (5.79%) .NET Core
14 58 (5.09%) Redux
15 54 (4.74%) Sinatra
16 51 (4.48%) LAMP
17 50 (4.39%) Web Services
18 46 (4.04%) React Native
19 45 (3.95%) GraphQL
20 44 (3.86%) OpenAPI
Miscellaneous
1 118 (10.36%) Hedge funds
2 97 (8.52%) Cloud Native
3 60 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
5 53 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 52 (4.57%) Blog
7 45 (3.95%) Hackathon
8 42 (3.69%) Legacy Systems
8 42 (3.69%) Management Information System
9 36 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
9 36 (3.16%) NHS
10 32 (2.81%) Fixed Income
10 32 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 32 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
11 31 (2.72%) User Experience
12 28 (2.46%) Derivative
12 28 (2.46%) Equities
12 28 (2.46%) Reference Data
13 22 (1.93%) Low-Code
13 22 (1.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 277 (24.32%) Linux
2 178 (15.63%) Windows
3 61 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 58 (5.09%) Unix
5 39 (3.42%) Ubuntu
6 37 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 36 (3.16%) Android
8 27 (2.37%) CentOS
9 22 (1.93%) Amazon Linux
9 22 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.84%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2019
13 7 (0.61%) Debian
13 7 (0.61%) Solaris
14 6 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.44%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.35%) AIX
17 2 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (48.29%) Agile
2 540 (47.41%) DevOps
3 418 (36.70%) Software Engineering
4 359 (31.52%) CI/CD
5 302 (26.51%) Microservices
6 266 (23.35%) Infrastructure as Code
7 194 (17.03%) Containerisation
8 176 (15.45%) Test Automation
9 172 (15.10%) Scrum
10 171 (15.01%) Analytics
11 161 (14.14%) TDD
12 154 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
13 145 (12.73%) Mentoring
13 145 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
14 143 (12.55%) Full Stack Development
15 126 (11.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 124 (10.89%) Kanban
17 123 (10.80%) Investment Management
18 118 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 105 (9.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 487 (42.76%) Python
2 360 (31.61%) Java
3 355 (31.17%) JavaScript
4 194 (17.03%) Bash
5 190 (16.68%) SQL
6 188 (16.51%) TypeScript
7 169 (14.84%) Go
8 153 (13.43%) Ruby
9 119 (10.45%) PHP
10 97 (8.52%) C#
11 89 (7.81%) PowerShell
12 81 (7.11%) ES6
13 55 (4.83%) Scala
14 32 (2.81%) Shell Script
15 27 (2.37%) Groovy
16 20 (1.76%) Perl
17 19 (1.67%) C
18 13 (1.14%) R
19 10 (0.88%) Kotlin
20 8 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (8.96%) Degree
2 54 (4.74%) AWS Certification
3 45 (3.95%) Numerate Degree
4 42 (3.69%) Security Cleared
5 30 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 25 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (1.58%) Master's Degree
8 16 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.53%) CCNP
12 6 (0.53%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.53%) MCSE
12 6 (0.53%) RHCE
13 5 (0.44%) CCNA
14 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
16 1 (0.088%) CCA
16 1 (0.088%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.41%) QA
2 20 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.58%) SLA
4 14 (1.23%) GxP
5 13 (1.14%) GDPR
6 9 (0.79%) Accessibility
7 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.088%) CDISC
8 1 (0.088%) SOC 1
8 1 (0.088%) SOC 2
System Software
1 456 (40.04%) Docker
2 66 (5.79%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
4 20 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.79%) Varnish
7 6 (0.53%) iptables
8 5 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.18%) vSphere
11 1 (0.088%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.088%) OpenDJ
11 1 (0.088%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 435 (38.19%) Terraform
2 386 (33.89%) Kubernetes
3 142 (12.47%) Ansible
4 124 (10.89%) Grafana
5 38 (3.34%) Prometheus
6 37 (3.25%) Packer
7 28 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
8 22 (1.93%) Graphite
8 22 (1.93%) StatsD
9 20 (1.76%) Puppet
10 18 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (1.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 13 (1.14%) Istio
12 11 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.88%) Kibana
14 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
14 9 (0.79%) Nagios
15 8 (0.70%) Rancher
16 7 (0.61%) Bugsnag
17 6 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 107 (9.39%) Google
2 75 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 70 (6.15%) New Relic
4 58 (5.09%) Splunk
5 49 (4.30%) VMware
6 38 (3.34%) Oracle
7 32 (2.81%) Apple
7 32 (2.81%) Red Hat
8 29 (2.55%) PagerDuty
9 28 (2.46%) Bloomberg
10 27 (2.37%) Siemens
11 18 (1.58%) BT
12 16 (1.40%) Virgin Media
12 16 (1.40%) Zend
13 15 (1.32%) Stackify
14 14 (1.23%) Cisco
15 13 (1.14%) ServiceNow
16 12 (1.05%) Dynatrace
17 11 (0.97%) Cadence
17 11 (0.97%) Netlify