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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 110 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% - 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% - 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.10% +46.87%
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
96 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.45% 5.15% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) NUnit
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Rackspace
5 6 (42.86%) SaaS
5 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
6 5 (35.71%) Moq
6 5 (35.71%) ReSharper
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
6 5 (35.71%) NuGet
6 5 (35.71%) Ranorex

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
5 3 (21.43%) CloudFront
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.14%) SimpleDB
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) NUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
3 5 (35.71%) Moq
3 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 5 (35.71%) NuGet
3 5 (35.71%) Ranorex
3 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Subversion
3 5 (35.71%) ReSharper
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) CruiseControl
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) MSBuild
5 1 (7.14%) Firebug
5 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
7 1 (7.14%) Django
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) PDM
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Varnish
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Rackspace
2 5 (35.71%) Red Gate
2 5 (35.71%) Epiphany
3 4 (28.57%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Zend
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Marketo