The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 114 132 128
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.049% 0.097%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.46% 2.04% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
67 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.67% 2.42% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 64 48 61
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 EC2
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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 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (60.00%) Firebug
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PDM
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Google App Engine
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Social Network

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 3 (60.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Google
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