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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 61 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.99% 1.75% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.41% 41.94% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 17
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
78 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.30% 4.17% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 39
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 41 (54.67%) Banking
2 40 (53.33%) Web Services
3 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
3 38 (50.67%) Python
3 38 (50.67%) Finance
4 37 (49.33%) Java
5 33 (44.00%) Telecoms
5 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (33.33%) Degree
6 25 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (29.33%) Configuration Management
8 22 (29.33%) Linux
9 20 (26.67%) Puppet
10 17 (22.67%) HTML
10 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.33%) SQL
11 16 (21.33%) Open Source
11 16 (21.33%) jQuery
11 16 (21.33%) DevOps
12 15 (20.00%) .NET
13 14 (18.67%) CSS
14 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
14 13 (17.33%) MySQL
14 13 (17.33%) PHP
15 12 (16.00%) Apache
15 12 (16.00%) Scrum
15 12 (16.00%) Hadoop
16 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (14.67%) Apache Hive

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 12 (16.00%) Apache
2 11 (14.67%) Apache Pig
3 5 (6.67%) SAS
4 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.67%) Node.js
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.67%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) LDAP
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
1 4 (5.33%) SSL
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) MySQL
2 12 (16.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (14.67%) Apache Hive
3 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (10.67%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.33%) Big Data
7 5 (6.67%) Sqoop
7 5 (6.67%) Triplestore
7 5 (6.67%) Pentaho
7 5 (6.67%) HBase
7 5 (6.67%) Mahout
7 5 (6.67%) DB2
7 5 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.00%) Ant
2 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.00%) Selenium
3 5 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.67%) WebStorm
4 2 (2.67%) Grunt
4 2 (2.67%) gulp
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (54.67%) Banking
2 38 (50.67%) Finance
3 33 (44.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Architect
2 11 (14.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Data Architect
4 6 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Database Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) Web Services
2 17 (22.67%) HTML
3 16 (21.33%) jQuery
4 15 (20.00%) .NET
5 14 (18.67%) CSS
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (12.00%) HTML5
8 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (10.67%) XML
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.67%) MLlib
10 5 (6.67%) XSD
10 5 (6.67%) SOAP
10 5 (6.67%) WinForms
10 5 (6.67%) WCF
11 4 (5.33%) WPF
11 4 (5.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.00%) JDBC
12 3 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.67%) EPoS
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (21.33%) Open Source
3 16 (21.33%) DevOps
4 12 (16.00%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) MVC
5 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.00%) TDD
7 7 (9.33%) Analytics
8 6 (8.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 6 (8.00%) SDLC
8 6 (8.00%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (8.00%) ETL
8 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Web Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
1 38 (50.67%) Python
2 37 (49.33%) Java
3 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 13 (17.33%) PHP
5 11 (14.67%) Ruby
6 10 (13.33%) C#
7 6 (8.00%) Perl
8 5 (6.67%) C++
8 5 (6.67%) C
8 5 (6.67%) R
9 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) vSphere
1 5 (6.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.33%) NFS
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (26.67%) Puppet
3 6 (8.00%) Munin
3 6 (8.00%) Nagios
3 6 (8.00%) Graphite
4 2 (2.67%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) Cognos
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Teradata
3 5 (6.67%) Informatica
3 5 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (6.67%) Netezza
3 5 (6.67%) Greenplum
3 5 (6.67%) Vertica
3 5 (6.67%) Talend
4 4 (5.33%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.00%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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