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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 276 308 277
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -31
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 27 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.36% 2.88% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 38
Average salary £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,600 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,100 £88,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
804 694 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.31% 5.92% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 673 556 390
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 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 28 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 34 (53.97%) Linux
3 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
4 28 (44.44%) DevOps
5 26 (41.27%) MySQL
6 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
7 24 (38.10%) Puppet
8 23 (36.51%) Web Services
8 23 (36.51%) Ruby
9 22 (34.92%) Scrum
10 20 (31.75%) CSS
10 20 (31.75%) HTML
11 19 (30.16%) Ruby on Rails
11 19 (30.16%) Software Engineering
12 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (28.57%) REST
13 17 (26.98%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (26.98%) Python
14 16 (25.40%) TDD
14 16 (25.40%) Marketing
14 16 (25.40%) Digital Marketing
15 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (23.81%) Java
15 15 (23.81%) Windows
16 14 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (20.63%) Sinatra
17 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
17 13 (20.63%) RSpec
17 13 (20.63%) SQL
17 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (15.87%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) nginx
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) Confluence
4 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 3 (4.76%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.17%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) HipChat
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 50 (79.37%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.05%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (15.87%) Amazon S3
4 9 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (7.94%) Trello
5 5 (7.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (6.35%) Route 53
6 4 (6.35%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.59%) Office 365
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) VPN
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) L2TP
2 3 (4.76%) PPTP
2 3 (4.76%) IPsec
2 3 (4.76%) OpenVPN
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.17%) BGP
3 2 (3.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) LDAP
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (11.11%) Big Data
3 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
7 2 (3.17%) Redis
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.59%) Mahout
8 1 (1.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.63%) RSpec
2 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.94%) PHPUnit
3 5 (7.94%) Mockito
3 5 (7.94%) EasyMock
3 5 (7.94%) JUnit
3 5 (7.94%) JIRA
4 4 (6.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (6.35%) Maven
5 3 (4.76%) Introscope
5 3 (4.76%) JMeter
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.59%) Redmine
7 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.59%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.59%) GitLab
General
1 16 (25.40%) Marketing
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) 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 8 (12.70%) 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%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Search Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Web Services
2 20 (31.75%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) CSS
3 19 (30.16%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (28.57%) REST
5 13 (20.63%) Sinatra
6 12 (19.05%) Java EE
7 8 (12.70%) Spring
7 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
7 8 (12.70%) Spring MVC
8 6 (9.52%) Lucene
9 5 (7.94%) JMS
9 5 (7.94%) Zend Framework
9 5 (7.94%) Spring Security
9 5 (7.94%) Laravel
9 5 (7.94%) Spring Boot
10 4 (6.35%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (6.35%) JSP
11 3 (4.76%) .NET
11 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Semantic Web
2 5 (7.94%) iPad
2 5 (7.94%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Windows
3 10 (15.87%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) CentOS
5 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.76%) Debian
7 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Android
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) DevOps
2 22 (34.92%) Scrum
3 19 (30.16%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.40%) TDD
5 16 (25.40%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
8 11 (17.46%) MVC
8 11 (17.46%) BDD
9 9 (14.29%) Open Source
10 8 (12.70%) Kanban
11 6 (9.52%) Release Management
11 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
12 5 (7.94%) Project Management
12 5 (7.94%) Scrum-ban
13 4 (6.35%) ETL
13 4 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) Ruby
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 15 (23.81%) Java
5 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 11 (17.46%) PHP
7 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.94%) PHP5
10 3 (4.76%) Perl
10 3 (4.76%) C
10 3 (4.76%) C#
11 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.59%) VBA
12 1 (1.59%) Clojure
12 1 (1.59%) R
12 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Docker
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) KVM
4 3 (4.76%) Xen
5 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Puppet
2 17 (26.98%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
4 6 (9.52%) Nagios
4 6 (9.52%) Graphite
5 3 (4.76%) Ansible
6 2 (3.17%) Mesos
6 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (7.94%) Google
2 5 (7.94%) Zend
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Informatica
3 4 (6.35%) Talend
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.17%) Splunk
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
City, London
Mail Online
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-35k + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago