The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 283 316 286
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 24 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.05% 3.71% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 40
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £50,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Amazon EC2
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
788 700 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.62% 5.70% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 670 557 406
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 50 (79.37%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (57.14%) Linux
3 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
3 29 (46.03%) DevOps
4 26 (41.27%) Puppet
4 26 (41.27%) MySQL
5 24 (38.10%) Ruby
6 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 20 (31.75%) Python
7 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (30.16%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (30.16%) CSS
8 19 (30.16%) HTML
9 18 (28.57%) Web Services
9 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 18 (28.57%) Scrum
10 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (26.98%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (25.40%) REST
11 16 (25.40%) Windows
11 16 (25.40%) SQL
12 15 (23.81%) PHP
12 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
12 15 (23.81%) TDD
12 15 (23.81%) Marketing
12 15 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
12 15 (23.81%) Amazon S3
13 14 (22.22%) Apache

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 13 (20.63%) nginx
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.35%) Node.js
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 50 (79.37%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.81%) Amazon S3
3 10 (15.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 10 (15.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (9.52%) Route 53
6 6 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (7.94%) Trello
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.17%) IaaS
8 2 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.59%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) VPN
2 5 (7.94%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) L2TP
3 3 (4.76%) PPTP
3 3 (4.76%) IPsec
3 3 (4.76%) OpenVPN
4 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) LDAP
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) BGP
5 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 17 (26.98%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (7.94%) Redis
7 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
8 4 (6.35%) Mahout
8 4 (6.35%) Big Data
8 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
8 4 (6.35%) Impala
9 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.17%) Couchbase
10 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.17%) SimpleDB
11 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (20.63%) RSpec
4 5 (7.94%) PHPUnit
5 4 (6.35%) Yeoman
5 4 (6.35%) Maven
5 4 (6.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.76%) EasyMock
6 3 (4.76%) JUnit
6 3 (4.76%) Mockito
7 2 (3.17%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.59%) Redmine
8 1 (1.59%) GitLab
8 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (23.81%) Marketing
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 11 (17.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Search Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) DevOps Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Development Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) HTML
1 19 (30.16%) CSS
1 19 (30.16%) Ruby on Rails
2 18 (28.57%) Web Services
3 16 (25.40%) REST
4 13 (20.63%) Sinatra
5 10 (15.87%) Java EE
6 6 (9.52%) Spring
6 6 (9.52%) Spring MVC
6 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.94%) Lucene
7 5 (7.94%) Zend Framework
7 5 (7.94%) Laravel
8 4 (6.35%) D3.js
8 4 (6.35%) SciPy
8 4 (6.35%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (6.35%) Cascalog
8 4 (6.35%) Pandas
8 4 (6.35%) scikit-learn
8 4 (6.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) User Experience
2 5 (7.94%) iPad
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Semantic Web
3 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.59%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.59%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Windows
3 9 (14.29%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.35%) CentOS
6 3 (4.76%) Debian
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Android
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) DevOps
2 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (28.57%) Scrum
3 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 15 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (14.29%) Open Source
6 9 (14.29%) BDD
7 8 (12.70%) Kanban
7 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.70%) MVC
8 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.52%) Release Management
8 6 (9.52%) Analytics
9 5 (7.94%) Scrum-ban
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
10 4 (6.35%) ETL
10 4 (6.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Ruby
2 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.75%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) SQL
5 15 (23.81%) PHP
6 12 (19.05%) Java
6 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.94%) R
7 5 (7.94%) PHP5
8 4 (6.35%) Clojure
8 4 (6.35%) C
8 4 (6.35%) VBA
9 3 (4.76%) Perl
9 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.17%) C#
11 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.59%) AWK
11 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (14.29%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.35%) KVM
3 3 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (41.27%) Puppet
2 20 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (17.46%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.35%) Nagios
4 4 (6.35%) Ansible
5 3 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 2 (3.17%) Graphite
7 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.59%) Mesos
7 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) VMware
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Google
3 5 (7.94%) Zend
4 4 (6.35%) Informatica
4 4 (6.35%) Talend
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Adobe
7 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk
City, London
Praemium
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% non-contributory pension and an
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Postshift
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago