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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 81 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 18 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 1.22% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.51% 36.54% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
59 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.46% 3.34% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 24
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 29 May 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 55 (61.11%) Web Services
3 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (55.56%) Python
5 48 (53.33%) Java
6 41 (45.56%) Degree
7 40 (44.44%) Banking
8 37 (41.11%) Telecoms
8 37 (41.11%) Finance
9 28 (31.11%) Software Engineering
10 22 (24.44%) SQL
10 22 (24.44%) Configuration Management
10 22 (24.44%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (22.22%) Scrum
13 19 (21.11%) .NET
14 18 (20.00%) Linux
14 18 (20.00%) jQuery
14 18 (20.00%) Puppet
14 18 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
16 15 (16.67%) MVC
17 14 (15.56%) TDD
17 14 (15.56%) DevOps
18 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (13.33%) Cryptography
18 12 (13.33%) .NET Framework
18 12 (13.33%) NHibernate
19 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
19 11 (12.22%) Microsoft

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) nginx
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) SSL
1 4 (4.44%) HTTP
1 4 (4.44%) LDAP
2 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) VLAN
3 1 (1.11%) NAS
3 1 (1.11%) IPsec
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) VPN
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) VoIP
3 1 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.44%) MySQL
3 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Ant
2 4 (4.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (44.44%) Banking
2 37 (41.11%) Telecoms
2 37 (41.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (13.33%) Network Engineer
1 12 (13.33%) Developer
2 10 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 10 (11.11%) QA Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.00%) Analyst
3 9 (10.00%) Architect
3 9 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Technical Manager
4 7 (7.78%) Lead Technical Architect
4 7 (7.78%) Lead Architect
4 7 (7.78%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.11%) Web Services
2 19 (21.11%) .NET
3 18 (20.00%) jQuery
4 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 12 (13.33%) NHibernate
6 11 (12.22%) Ajax
6 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
7 9 (10.00%) HTML
8 7 (7.78%) XML
9 6 (6.67%) CSS
10 5 (5.56%) SOAP
11 4 (4.44%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (4.44%) HTML5
11 4 (4.44%) XSD
11 4 (4.44%) WinForms
11 4 (4.44%) WPF
12 3 (3.33%) WCF
12 3 (3.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.22%) Xbox
3 2 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) UNIX
4 2 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.44%) Configuration Management
4 20 (22.22%) Scrum
5 15 (16.67%) MVC
6 14 (15.56%) TDD
6 14 (15.56%) DevOps
7 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.11%) SDLC
8 10 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
8 10 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 10 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 9 (10.00%) Capacity Management
10 7 (7.78%) SOA
10 7 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.78%) Open Source
11 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.44%) Software Deployment
12 4 (4.44%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (55.56%) Python
3 48 (53.33%) Java
4 22 (24.44%) SQL
5 10 (11.11%) C#
6 9 (10.00%) Ruby
7 8 (8.89%) PHP
7 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.56%) C
9 4 (4.44%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (45.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.22%) CCNP
2 2 (2.22%) CCNA
2 2 (2.22%) MCSA
2 2 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.11%) NFS
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) Puppet
1 18 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.11%) Nagios
3 9 (10.00%) Munin
3 9 (10.00%) Graphite
4 2 (2.22%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.11%) Cacti
5 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (2.22%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.22%) Symantec
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.22%) VMware
4 1 (1.11%) NetApp
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Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Bright Purple Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
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FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago