The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 112 124
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.53% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 8.62% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Amazon EC2
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
113 116 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.85% 6.20% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 85 101 68
Average salary £44,250 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 7 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Test Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Information Management
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Software Licensing
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Varnish
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Web Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Web Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Struts
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Symfony
2 4 (57.14%) CakePHP
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
4 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
1 6 (85.71%) Test Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Information Management
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Software Licensing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Varnish
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Zend
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) Marketo
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SAP