The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 89 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.55% 2.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 6.06% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 26
Median salary - £49,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.47%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
Amazon EC2
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
96 132 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.96% 9.13% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 56 83 80
Median salary £44,750 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.81% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Edinburgh region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Mocha
3 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 3 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (60.00%) NativeScript
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD

Amazon EC2
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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (60.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
1 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (60.00%) Mocha
1 3 (60.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) NativeScript
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
1 3 (60.00%) React
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet