The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 79 78 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 28 43 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.89% 2.39% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.56% 52.44% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon AWS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.71% 4.55% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 98 73 58
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS.

1 34 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 33 (51.56%) Python
3 31 (48.44%) Web Services
4 30 (46.88%) Linux
5 26 (40.63%) PHP
6 24 (37.50%) Google
7 23 (35.94%) Java
7 23 (35.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (29.69%) SQL
8 19 (29.69%) .NET
9 18 (28.13%) HTML
10 17 (26.56%) Degree
10 17 (26.56%) jQuery
11 16 (25.00%) MySQL
12 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
12 15 (23.44%) Node.js
12 15 (23.44%) Rackspace
13 14 (21.88%) Web Development
13 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.31%) CSS
14 13 (20.31%) Windows
14 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
15 12 (18.75%) NoSQL
15 12 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (18.75%) Ruby
15 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
15 12 (18.75%) Firewall
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle
15 12 (18.75%) J2EE

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.44%) Node.js
2 10 (15.63%) Apache
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 7 (10.94%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.94%) WebSphere
4 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
5 4 (6.25%) JBoss
5 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (10.94%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.25%) Office 365
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Firewall
2 11 (17.19%) Wireless
3 10 (15.63%) Internet
4 5 (7.81%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (1.56%) FTP
6 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.56%) DNS
6 1 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) MySQL
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
5 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.56%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Gerrit
3 2 (3.13%) GCC
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Security Architect
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Database Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) Web Services
2 19 (29.69%) .NET
3 18 (28.13%) HTML
4 17 (26.56%) jQuery
5 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 12 (18.75%) J2EE
7 8 (12.50%) XML
8 7 (10.94%) WCF
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.38%) SOAP
9 6 (9.38%) LAMP
10 5 (7.81%) SAML
11 4 (6.25%) Symfony
11 4 (6.25%) CakePHP
11 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.25%) Spring
11 4 (6.25%) Struts
11 4 (6.25%) HTML5
12 3 (4.69%) RESTful
13 2 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.63%) Internet of Things
2 10 (15.63%) User Experience
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.81%) Visualisation
5 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
7 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Android
4 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) UNIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.88%) Web Development
3 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.38%) Network Management
4 6 (9.38%) Test Planning
5 5 (7.81%) DevOps
5 5 (7.81%) Analytics
5 5 (7.81%) BPMN
5 5 (7.81%) Information Management
5 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.81%) UML
6 4 (6.25%) Line Management
6 4 (6.25%) Software Licensing
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) JavaScript
2 33 (51.56%) Python
3 26 (40.63%) PHP
4 23 (35.94%) Java
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
6 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
7 12 (18.75%) Ruby
7 12 (18.75%) C#
8 11 (17.19%) Perl
9 10 (15.63%) C++
9 10 (15.63%) C
10 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.69%) PHP5
12 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Varnish
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) XenServer
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Google
2 15 (23.44%) Rackspace
3 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle
5 7 (10.94%) IBM
6 6 (9.38%) SAP
7 4 (6.25%) Zend
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (1.56%) Marketo
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