The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 96 126 130
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 29 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.60% 0.100% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.62% 3.92% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
65 51 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.58% 2.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon AWS
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Web Services
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (70.00%) PHP
4 20 (66.67%) Linux
5 19 (63.33%) Apache
6 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 16 (53.33%) Python
8 13 (43.33%) OOD
8 13 (43.33%) OO
8 13 (43.33%) HTML
9 12 (40.00%) Games
10 11 (36.67%) CSS
11 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
11 10 (33.33%) Java
12 8 (26.67%) MySQL
13 7 (23.33%) J2EE
13 7 (23.33%) jQuery
13 7 (23.33%) Google
14 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (20.00%) Scrum
14 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 6 (20.00%) XML
14 6 (20.00%) Windows
15 5 (16.67%) Spring
15 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 5 (16.67%) Zend
16 4 (13.33%) Tapestry
16 4 (13.33%) Ruby
16 4 (13.33%) MVC
16 4 (13.33%) Facebook

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (63.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
General
1 12 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 6 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (13.33%) Tapestry
8 3 (10.00%) WebKit
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) Lucene
10 1 (3.33%) LAMP
10 1 (3.33%) Middleware
10 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) OOD
1 13 (43.33%) OO
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (70.00%) PHP
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 16 (53.33%) Python
5 10 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 3 (10.00%) C
7 3 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Google
2 5 (16.67%) Zend
3 4 (13.33%) Facebook
4 3 (10.00%) Zoho
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) JBoss
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago