The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 68 35 104
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +69
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 27 73 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.12% 5.36% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.76% 47.40% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 60 4
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.03%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
Amazon AWS
Scotland

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

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 154 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.69% 11.32% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 115 42
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Edinburgh region.

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS.

1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (58.57%) JavaScript
2 41 (58.57%) Web Services
3 37 (52.86%) Degree
4 36 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (41.43%) Java
5 29 (41.43%) Finance
6 27 (38.57%) Windows
7 25 (35.71%) Banking
8 24 (34.29%) Python
9 22 (31.43%) Telecoms
10 19 (27.14%) DevOps
11 18 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (22.86%) SaaS
12 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 16 (22.86%) Linux
13 15 (21.43%) C#
13 15 (21.43%) .NET
13 15 (21.43%) Scrum
14 14 (20.00%) Heroku
14 14 (20.00%) MVC
14 14 (20.00%) Project Management
14 14 (20.00%) MySQL
14 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (20.00%) Ruby
15 13 (18.57%) SQL
16 12 (17.14%) SVG
16 12 (17.14%) Google
16 12 (17.14%) Marketing
16 12 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) Node.js
1 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (22.86%) SaaS
4 14 (20.00%) Heroku
5 12 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (8.57%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (7.14%) DigitalOcean
7 5 (7.14%) IaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.43%) Office 365
8 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DHCP
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) FirePass
1 1 (1.43%) Firewall
1 1 (1.43%) NAS
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.43%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.71%) MSBuild
3 4 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.29%) Grunt
4 3 (4.29%) gulp
5 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.86%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.43%) WebStorm
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 25 (35.71%) Banking
3 22 (31.43%) Telecoms
4 12 (17.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Lead Developer
4 9 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Agile Business Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Agile Project Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Lead .NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Web Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Web Project Manager
6 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 7 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) Web Services
2 15 (21.43%) .NET
3 12 (17.14%) SVG
4 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (14.29%) HTML
6 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.43%) CSS
7 8 (11.43%) RESTful
8 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.00%) jQuery
9 6 (8.57%) Backbone.js
9 6 (8.57%) Ember.js
9 6 (8.57%) React
10 5 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (5.71%) REST
11 4 (5.71%) SOAP
11 4 (5.71%) WCF
12 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.29%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Replication
3 3 (4.29%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 16 (22.86%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) VMS
6 1 (1.43%) Debian
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) DevOps
3 15 (21.43%) Scrum
4 14 (20.00%) MVC
4 14 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
5 9 (12.86%) High Availability
6 8 (11.43%) Project Planning
6 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.43%) TDD
7 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.57%) OO
7 6 (8.57%) Web Development
8 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.14%) Online Marketing
9 4 (5.71%) Open Source
10 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Mobile First
10 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) JavaScript
2 29 (41.43%) Java
3 24 (34.29%) Python
4 15 (21.43%) C#
5 14 (20.00%) Ruby
6 13 (18.57%) SQL
7 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.29%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) vSphere
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.43%) Puppet
3 5 (7.14%) Ansible
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Google
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.43%) Apple
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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Posted: 5 days ago
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