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 30 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 76 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 42 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.34% 0.36% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.31% 6.38% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 12
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 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
130 94 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.23% 5.70% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 109 87 57
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 £28,500 £37,500 £35,000
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
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 30 July 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 68 (90.67%) Web Services
2 41 (54.67%) Linux
3 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (44.00%) PHP
4 33 (44.00%) SQL
5 32 (42.67%) Python
6 31 (41.33%) Apache
7 26 (34.67%) Windows
8 24 (32.00%) OO
8 24 (32.00%) Games
9 20 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 19 (25.33%) OOD
10 19 (25.33%) HTML
11 17 (22.67%) CSS
11 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.00%) Java
13 14 (18.67%) J2EE
13 14 (18.67%) Google
14 13 (17.33%) MySQL
14 13 (17.33%) MVC
15 12 (16.00%) jQuery
15 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (13.33%) TDD
16 10 (13.33%) VMware
16 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (13.33%) Citrix
16 10 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (13.33%) C#
16 10 (13.33%) Zoho
16 10 (13.33%) Google Apps

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (41.33%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Google Apps
2 9 (12.00%) Office 365
3 8 (10.67%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.67%) SaaS
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.67%) Force.com
6 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (5.33%) CloudFront
6 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (17.33%) MySQL
3 6 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Subversion
2 5 (6.67%) Moq
3 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
3 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.33%) JIRA
3 4 (5.33%) NUnit
3 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 24 (32.00%) Games
2 4 (5.33%) Publishing
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) Help Desk Manager
3 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Junior
6 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Programmer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Programmer
7 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (90.67%) Web Services
2 19 (25.33%) HTML
3 17 (22.67%) CSS
4 14 (18.67%) J2EE
5 12 (16.00%) jQuery
6 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (12.00%) .NET
6 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.67%) XML
7 8 (10.67%) HTML5
7 8 (10.67%) WebKit
8 5 (6.67%) Spring
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.67%) SAML
8 5 (6.67%) COM
8 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (6.67%) SignalR
8 5 (6.67%) CSS3
8 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.67%) GIS
2 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 26 (34.67%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Mac OS
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.00%) Debian
6 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.67%) UNIX
8 1 (1.33%) Android
8 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) OO
2 19 (25.33%) OOD
3 13 (17.33%) MVC
4 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.33%) TDD
6 9 (12.00%) BDD
7 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
7 8 (10.67%) Software Deployment
8 6 (8.00%) DevOps
8 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) BPMN
9 5 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.67%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (6.67%) CQRS
9 5 (6.67%) MVVM
10 4 (5.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (44.00%) PHP
2 33 (44.00%) SQL
3 32 (42.67%) Python
4 15 (20.00%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) C#
6 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 3 (4.00%) C
9 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
1 5 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Google
3 10 (13.33%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) Citrix
3 10 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (13.33%) Zoho
4 5 (6.67%) Zend
4 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (5.33%) Facebook
5 4 (5.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.67%) Twitter
6 2 (2.67%) Perforce
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