The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 112 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.50% 0.12% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% 5.26% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
63 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.48% 2.35% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 21
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
South West

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Bristol region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (73.68%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Ruby
5 9 (47.37%) Google
5 9 (47.37%) Apache
5 9 (47.37%) VoIP
5 9 (47.37%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) HTTP
5 9 (47.37%) Internet
5 9 (47.37%) Middleware
5 9 (47.37%) IPv4
5 9 (47.37%) IPv6
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) PHP
5 9 (47.37%) Google Apps
5 9 (47.37%) SaaS
5 9 (47.37%) PHP5
5 9 (47.37%) CentOS
6 8 (42.11%) Xbox
6 8 (42.11%) Facebook
6 8 (42.11%) Open Source
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) Fedora
8 6 (31.58%) CSS

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (94.74%) Tomcat
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) SaaS
1 9 (47.37%) Google Apps
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
4 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) VoIP
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
1 9 (47.37%) HTTP
1 9 (47.37%) IPv4
1 9 (47.37%) IPv6
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Hazelcast
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (63.16%) Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Servlets
3 5 (26.32%) LAMP
3 5 (26.32%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
1 8 (42.11%) Xbox
2 4 (21.05%) DTV
3 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.26%) Social Network
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) CentOS
3 6 (31.58%) Fedora
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) Bash Shell
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) PHP
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
3 9 (47.37%) PHP5
4 4 (21.05%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Google
2 8 (42.11%) Facebook
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft