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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 85 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 33 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.81% 0.19% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.19% 3.45% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 15
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
126 87 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.89% 5.41% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 55
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 August 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 64 (87.67%) Web Services
2 39 (53.42%) Linux
3 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
4 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 28 (38.36%) Apache
4 28 (38.36%) Python
5 26 (35.62%) Windows
5 26 (35.62%) PHP
6 21 (28.77%) Games
7 19 (26.03%) OO
8 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
9 16 (21.92%) HTML
9 16 (21.92%) Java
9 16 (21.92%) J2EE
10 14 (19.18%) CSS
10 14 (19.18%) OOD
11 12 (16.44%) MVC
11 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.44%) Google
12 10 (13.70%) jQuery
12 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (13.70%) VMware
12 10 (13.70%) Citrix
12 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (13.70%) MySQL
12 10 (13.70%) C#
12 10 (13.70%) Google Apps
12 10 (13.70%) Zoho
13 9 (12.33%) Office 365

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (38.36%) Apache
2 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Google Apps
2 9 (12.33%) Office 365
3 8 (10.96%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.96%) SaaS
4 7 (9.59%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.85%) Force.com
5 5 (6.85%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (5.48%) CloudFront
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.74%) Route 53
7 2 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Network Security
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.70%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.22%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Subversion
2 5 (6.85%) Moq
2 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) MSBuild
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.48%) NUnit
3 4 (5.48%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.11%) Maven
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (28.77%) Games
2 4 (5.48%) Publishing
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Help Desk Manager
3 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Security Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Java Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Junior
7 4 (5.48%) Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (87.67%) Web Services
2 16 (21.92%) HTML
2 16 (21.92%) J2EE
3 14 (19.18%) CSS
4 10 (13.70%) jQuery
5 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.33%) .NET
5 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.96%) HTML5
6 8 (10.96%) WebKit
6 8 (10.96%) XML
7 7 (9.59%) SAML
8 6 (8.22%) Spring
9 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
9 5 (6.85%) COM
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (6.85%) SignalR
9 5 (6.85%) CSS3
9 5 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (5.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) GIS
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) Open Source
2 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Linux
2 26 (35.62%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Mac OS
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.48%) Debian
5 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) OO
2 14 (19.18%) OOD
3 12 (16.44%) MVC
3 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.33%) TDD
4 9 (12.33%) BDD
5 8 (10.96%) Software Deployment
5 8 (10.96%) Software Architecture
5 8 (10.96%) DevOps
6 7 (9.59%) BPMN
6 7 (9.59%) Identity Management
6 7 (9.59%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.59%) UML
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.85%) Refactoring
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.85%) MVVM
8 5 (6.85%) CQRS
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.36%) SQL
2 28 (38.36%) Python
3 26 (35.62%) PHP
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) C#
6 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.48%) Perl
7 4 (5.48%) Ruby
7 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.11%) C
9 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.37%) PHP5
10 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) CISSP
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
1 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Google
3 10 (13.70%) Citrix
3 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (13.70%) Zoho
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) SAP
5 4 (5.48%) JBoss
6 2 (2.74%) Zend
6 2 (2.74%) Perforce
6 2 (2.74%) Facebook
6 2 (2.74%) Twitter