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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 25 36 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.34% 2.82% 4.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.36% 32.43% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 54
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%

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
107 111 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.01% 8.69% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 75 105
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) DevOps
3 24 (44.44%) Linux
4 23 (42.59%) Java
5 16 (29.63%) Windows
6 15 (27.78%) Web Services
7 14 (25.93%) Python
8 13 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (24.07%) Puppet
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (14.81%) TDD
11 8 (14.81%) Banking
11 8 (14.81%) Ruby
11 8 (14.81%) Finance
11 8 (14.81%) C#
11 8 (14.81%) Ansible
11 8 (14.81%) Microservices
11 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
11 8 (14.81%) Node.js
12 7 (12.96%) High Availability
12 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
13 6 (11.11%) .NET
13 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 6 (11.11%) Apache
13 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
13 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
13 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) Apache
1 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
3 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 2 (3.70%) SAS
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (3.70%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) SaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.56%) IaaS
5 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.85%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) DB2
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) QlikView
4 2 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Grunt
3 4 (7.41%) gulp
4 3 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (5.56%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Mocha
4 3 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.70%) GCC
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.85%) Bower
6 1 (1.85%) git-flow
6 1 (1.85%) Gradle
6 1 (1.85%) NuGet
6 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Games
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
1 15 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (9.26%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Tester
4 3 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Tester
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Director
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Operations Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Web Services
2 8 (14.81%) Node.js
3 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.11%) React
4 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (5.56%) Sidekiq
7 2 (3.70%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.70%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) Ember.js
7 2 (3.70%) HTML
7 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.70%) NativeScript
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) CSS3
8 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.85%) jQuery
8 1 (1.85%) Symfony
8 1 (1.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.70%) Fintech
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.85%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) CentOS
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.70%) Solaris
7 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.70%) Unix
7 2 (3.70%) VMS
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) DevOps
3 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.81%) Microservices
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) High Availability
6 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.11%) Open Source
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) MVC
9 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) Python
3 8 (14.81%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) Ruby
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.26%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Clojure
7 3 (5.56%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.70%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) MCSA
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (24.07%) Puppet
2 8 (14.81%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
3 2 (3.70%) yum
4 1 (1.85%) Packer
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.26%) Splunk
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe
3 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
3 2 (3.70%) Apteco
3 2 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Perforce
3 2 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
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