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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 104 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 3.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
121 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.82% 5.32% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 70 41
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 £30,000 £34,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 September 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 11 (61.11%) Subversion
1 11 (61.11%) SaaS
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) NUnit
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
6 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (33.33%) Rackspace
6 6 (33.33%) Big Data
6 6 (33.33%) NuGet
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (33.33%) ReSharper
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (33.33%) HTML

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) SaaS
2 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (22.22%) CloudFront
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (11.11%) Route 53
6 2 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Subversion
2 9 (50.00%) NUnit
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (33.33%) NuGet
4 6 (33.33%) ReSharper
4 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Firebug
5 5 (27.78%) Ranorex
5 5 (27.78%) Moq
6 4 (22.22%) MSBuild
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
6 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
6 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
7 3 (16.67%) Maven
8 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Django
5 5 (27.78%) JSON
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) RESTful
7 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) PDM
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) B2B
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 5 (27.78%) Epiphany
2 5 (27.78%) Red Gate
3 2 (11.11%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago