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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 70 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 36 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.46% 0.080% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.73% 4.76% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
98 21 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.70% 1.68% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 13 52
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 34 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) SQL
3 28 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 27 (64.29%) .NET
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 27 (64.29%) MVC
4 27 (64.29%) Ajax
4 27 (64.29%) NHibernate
4 27 (64.29%) .NET Framework
4 27 (64.29%) jQuery
4 27 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 25 (59.52%) Cryptography
6 23 (54.76%) T-SQL
7 20 (47.62%) C#
7 20 (47.62%) Law
8 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
9 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) Games
11 8 (19.05%) Java
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 6 (14.29%) TDD
13 6 (14.29%) CentOS
14 5 (11.90%) Python
14 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.90%) Relational Database

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Wireshark
1 4 (9.52%) tcpdump
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) IPsec
3 2 (4.76%) VLAN
3 2 (4.76%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) OLAP
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) OLTP
2 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Ant
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (47.62%) Law
2 9 (21.43%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) .NET Developer
2 17 (40.48%) C# Developer
2 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (40.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (40.48%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Lead .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Lead C# Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Lead Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.52%) DBA
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) .NET
1 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
1 27 (64.29%) Ajax
1 27 (64.29%) NHibernate
1 27 (64.29%) .NET Framework
1 27 (64.29%) jQuery
1 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (9.52%) JDBC
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) WCF
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) Cryptography
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) CentOS
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Fedora
3 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 27 (64.29%) MVC
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Web Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) BCP
8 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) SQL
2 28 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (54.76%) T-SQL
4 20 (47.62%) C#
5 8 (19.05%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) Python
7 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 4 (9.52%) C
7 4 (9.52%) C++
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Snort
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago