Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 260 212 216
Rank change year-on-year -48 +4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 353 136 71
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.21% 1.26% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.55% 2.75% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 323 119 66
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £44,375 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -17.86%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £128,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -

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 13,862 4,939 3,050
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 47.42% 45.72% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10,951 4,495 2,724
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 2022.

Amazon EC2 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, Amazon EC2 job roles required the following IT 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.

1 331 (93.77%) AWS
2 247 (69.97%) Amazon S3
3 203 (57.51%) Python
4 176 (49.86%) Serverless
5 175 (49.58%) AWS Lambda
6 152 (43.06%) Docker
7 148 (41.93%) Amazon RDS
8 144 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
9 141 (39.94%) CI/CD
10 132 (37.39%) Git (software)
11 127 (35.98%) DevOps
12 126 (35.69%) Microservices
13 124 (35.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 124 (35.13%) Linux
14 116 (32.86%) Software Engineering
15 110 (31.16%) MySQL
16 103 (29.18%) TDD
17 95 (26.91%) JavaScript
18 91 (25.78%) PostgreSQL
19 90 (25.50%) Java
20 89 (25.21%) Amazon SQS
21 87 (24.65%) CloudFront
21 87 (24.65%) Amazon ECS
22 85 (24.08%) React
23 83 (23.51%) Redis
24 82 (23.23%) AngularJS
24 82 (23.23%) Terraform
25 81 (22.95%) Full Stack Development
25 81 (22.95%) Kubernetes
26 80 (22.66%) Finance

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 73 (20.68%) Apache
2 61 (17.28%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (5.67%) Confluence
4 8 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.42%) CMS
5 5 (1.42%) nginx
5 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.13%) JBoss
6 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (0.85%) IIS
7 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.85%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.28%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 331 (93.77%) AWS
2 247 (69.97%) Amazon S3
3 176 (49.86%) Serverless
4 175 (49.58%) AWS Lambda
5 89 (25.21%) Amazon SQS
6 87 (24.65%) Amazon ECS
6 87 (24.65%) CloudFront
7 73 (20.68%) SaaS
8 68 (19.26%) Cloudflare
9 64 (18.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 55 (15.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 53 (15.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 42 (11.90%) Azure
13 34 (9.63%) Route 53
14 28 (7.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 24 (6.80%) AWS Fargate
15 24 (6.80%) GCP
16 22 (6.23%) Amazon ELB
17 18 (5.10%) Amazon Kinesis
17 18 (5.10%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 76 (21.53%) DNS
2 51 (14.45%) AMQP
3 22 (6.23%) Firewall
3 22 (6.23%) VPN
4 20 (5.67%) IPv6
5 17 (4.82%) DHCP
6 15 (4.25%) Broadband
7 14 (3.97%) IPsec
8 13 (3.68%) BGP
8 13 (3.68%) SNMP
9 12 (3.40%) Network Security
10 11 (3.12%) TCP/IP
11 9 (2.55%) HTTP
11 9 (2.55%) SSH
11 9 (2.55%) SSL
12 8 (2.27%) LAN
12 8 (2.27%) OSPF
12 8 (2.27%) WAN
13 7 (1.98%) RTSP
13 7 (1.98%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (41.93%) Amazon RDS
2 124 (35.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 110 (31.16%) MySQL
4 91 (25.78%) PostgreSQL
5 83 (23.51%) Redis
6 55 (15.58%) Amazon Athena
7 49 (13.88%) NoSQL
8 32 (9.07%) MongoDB
9 30 (8.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 29 (8.22%) Amazon Aurora
11 28 (7.93%) Apache Ignite
12 23 (6.52%) MariaDB
13 19 (5.38%) Relational Database
14 17 (4.82%) SQL Server
15 16 (4.53%) Big Data
16 9 (2.55%) Hadoop
17 8 (2.27%) DB2
17 8 (2.27%) RDBMS
18 6 (1.70%) OrientDB
19 5 (1.42%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 132 (37.39%) Git (software)
2 50 (14.16%) JIRA
3 49 (13.88%) CircleCI
4 45 (12.75%) Selenium
5 42 (11.90%) Bitbucket
6 34 (9.63%) Jenkins
7 30 (8.50%) GitLab
8 11 (3.12%) PhpStorm
8 11 (3.12%) PHPUnit
8 11 (3.12%) Xdebug
9 9 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.70%) Travis CI
11 5 (1.42%) JUnit
11 5 (1.42%) Maven
12 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
14 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
14 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (22.66%) Finance
2 63 (17.85%) Retail
3 51 (14.45%) Automotive
4 30 (8.50%) Social Skills
5 28 (7.93%) Front Office
6 11 (3.12%) Banking
6 11 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.55%) Games
7 9 (2.55%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.42%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.13%) Electronics
9 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.13%) Marketing
10 2 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.57%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 159 (45.04%) Developer
2 84 (23.80%) Python Developer
3 77 (21.81%) Senior Developer
4 75 (21.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 58 (16.43%) Software Engineer
6 54 (15.30%) AWS Engineer
7 51 (14.45%) Django Developer
7 51 (14.45%) Python/Django Developer
7 51 (14.45%) Senior Python Developer
8 36 (10.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 33 (9.35%) Python Engineer
10 28 (7.93%) Python Software Engineer
11 26 (7.37%) AWS DevOps
12 25 (7.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 25 (7.08%) Principal Engineer
13 24 (6.80%) Java Developer
13 24 (6.80%) PHP Developer
13 24 (6.80%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 23 (6.52%) Site Engineer
15 22 (6.23%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (24.08%) React
2 82 (23.23%) AngularJS
3 68 (19.26%) Django
4 62 (17.56%) Flask
5 57 (16.15%) FastAPI
6 51 (14.45%) SQLAlchemy
6 51 (14.45%) WebSockets
7 50 (14.16%) Vue.js
8 46 (13.03%) Celery
9 45 (12.75%) pytest
10 42 (11.90%) Node.js
11 40 (11.33%) Symfony
12 37 (10.48%) CSS
12 37 (10.48%) HTML
13 33 (9.35%) .NET
14 32 (9.07%) LAMP
15 29 (8.22%) XML
16 28 (7.93%) Laravel
17 26 (7.37%) Elastic Stack
18 22 (6.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.43%) Video\Live Streaming
2 45 (12.75%) Video on Demand
3 36 (10.20%) Hedge funds
4 29 (8.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (7.93%) Derivative
5 28 (7.93%) Equities
5 28 (7.93%) Fixed Income
6 17 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.40%) Legacy Code
9 11 (3.12%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.55%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (2.27%) User Experience
12 7 (1.98%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.98%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.70%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (1.70%) Legacy Applications
13 6 (1.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 124 (35.13%) Linux
2 43 (12.18%) Ubuntu
3 38 (10.76%) Windows
4 26 (7.37%) Unix
5 20 (5.67%) CentOS
6 17 (4.82%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.70%) Debian
9 3 (0.85%) Android
9 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.85%) Solaris
10 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (39.94%) CI/CD
3 127 (35.98%) DevOps
4 126 (35.69%) Microservices
5 116 (32.86%) Software Engineering
6 103 (29.18%) TDD
7 81 (22.95%) Full Stack Development
8 63 (17.85%) API Development
8 63 (17.85%) BDD
9 61 (17.28%) E-Commerce
10 51 (14.45%) SIEM
11 42 (11.90%) Fintech
11 42 (11.90%) Scrum
12 39 (11.05%) Infrastructure as Code
12 39 (11.05%) OO
13 37 (10.48%) Asset Management
14 35 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (9.63%) Data Privacy
16 33 (9.35%) Open Source
16 33 (9.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 203 (57.51%) Python
2 95 (26.91%) JavaScript
3 90 (25.50%) Java
4 72 (20.40%) SQL
5 67 (18.98%) TypeScript
6 53 (15.01%) PHP
7 49 (13.88%) Go
8 40 (11.33%) Scala
9 37 (10.48%) C#
9 37 (10.48%) Kotlin
10 36 (10.20%) Bash
11 28 (7.93%) Clojure
12 14 (3.97%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.83%) C++
14 8 (2.27%) Java 8
15 7 (1.98%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.70%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.70%) Ruby
17 4 (1.13%) F#
17 4 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 44 (12.46%) Degree
2 21 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.53%) AWS Certification
4 10 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.70%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.13%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.13%) MCSE
6 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.85%) CCNP
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.67%) QA
2 6 (1.70%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 152 (43.06%) Docker
2 8 (2.27%) iptables
3 7 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.70%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) Postfix
6 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (23.23%) Terraform
2 81 (22.95%) Kubernetes
3 48 (13.60%) Ansible
4 36 (10.20%) Grafana
5 21 (5.95%) Puppet
6 16 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (3.97%) Nagios
7 14 (3.97%) Prometheus
8 13 (3.68%) Icinga
8 13 (3.68%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.55%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.13%) Istio
10 4 (1.13%) Packer
11 3 (0.85%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.57%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.57%) SCCM
12 2 (0.57%) SCOM
13 1 (0.28%) Graphite
Vendors
1 27 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.52%) New Relic
3 20 (5.67%) Zend
4 16 (4.53%) Atlassian
5 15 (4.25%) Google
6 11 (3.12%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.83%) Cisco
7 10 (2.83%) Oracle
8 7 (1.98%) Huawei
8 7 (1.98%) Nokia
8 7 (1.98%) SolarWinds
8 7 (1.98%) VMware
9 6 (1.70%) SAP
10 4 (1.13%) Databricks
10 4 (1.13%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.13%) Splunk
11 3 (0.85%) IBM
11 3 (0.85%) Sonatype
12 2 (0.57%) Citrix
12 2 (0.57%) F5