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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 108 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 11.11% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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
99 18 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.63% 1.42% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 70 11 52
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com