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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 82 75 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.24% 2.12% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.78% 34.94% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 6
Median salary £38,750 £48,750 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
77 83 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.95% 6.08% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 35
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £54,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 May 2016.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (40.91%) Web Services
4 18 (40.91%) Degree
5 14 (31.82%) SaaS
5 14 (31.82%) DevOps
6 13 (29.55%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (29.55%) Project Management
6 13 (29.55%) Linux
6 13 (29.55%) SQL
7 12 (27.27%) C#
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) Heroku
8 11 (25.00%) Web Development
8 11 (25.00%) Java
9 10 (22.73%) .NET
9 10 (22.73%) SVG
9 10 (22.73%) Marketing
9 10 (22.73%) Ruby
9 10 (22.73%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
11 8 (18.18%) MVC
11 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (15.91%) Banking
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
12 7 (15.91%) CSS
13 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management

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 4 (9.09%) Node.js
1 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (31.82%) SaaS
3 13 (29.55%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (27.27%) Heroku
5 6 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (11.36%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (4.55%) IaaS
8 1 (2.27%) Bluemix
8 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) FirePass
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 4 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) gulp
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Marketing
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.55%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Billing
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Lead Developer
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Lead .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Web Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) SVG
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
5 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) RESTful
7 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
7 5 (11.36%) Ember.js
7 5 (11.36%) React
8 4 (9.09%) jQuery
8 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.55%) LESS
9 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.27%) JAX-RS
10 1 (2.27%) OOCSS
10 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) VMS
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) Debian
5 2 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) DevOps
3 13 (29.55%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) Web Development
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.36%) Online Marketing
9 3 (6.82%) Network Design
9 3 (6.82%) Open Source
9 3 (6.82%) TDD
10 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.55%) People Management
10 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (22.73%) Ruby
6 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.36%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) PHP 7
9 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) MCTS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.64%) Ansible
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
4 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Google
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) NetApp
4 2 (4.55%) CommVault
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) ATG
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Rackspace