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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 84 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 15 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% - 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.24% - 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
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
87 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.30% 3.36% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 15
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 35 (61.40%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.88%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 21 (36.84%) TDD
6 20 (35.09%) Finance
6 20 (35.09%) Python
7 18 (31.58%) MVC
7 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (29.82%) WebSockets
8 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
8 17 (29.82%) jQuery
8 17 (29.82%) .NET
9 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
9 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
9 16 (28.07%) NHibernate
9 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
9 16 (28.07%) Cryptography
9 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
9 16 (28.07%) Ajax
9 16 (28.07%) Games
9 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
9 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (22.81%) Puppet
10 13 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
11 12 (21.05%) Banking

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (50.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) VoIP
1 1 (1.75%) VPN
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) IPsec
1 1 (1.75%) VLAN
1 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Games
3 12 (21.05%) Banking
3 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Architect
4 10 (17.54%) Lead Architect
5 8 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Technical Architect
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Junior
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Python Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) .NET
1 17 (29.82%) WebSockets
1 17 (29.82%) jQuery
2 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
2 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
2 16 (28.07%) Ajax
2 16 (28.07%) NHibernate
2 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
3 10 (17.54%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) LINQ
4 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) TDD
3 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (31.58%) MVC
4 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
4 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.79%) SOA
6 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Pair Programming
8 2 (3.51%) Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
9 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.75%) BCP
9 1 (1.75%) OOP
9 1 (1.75%) OO
9 1 (1.75%) CRM
9 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.75%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) Java
2 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) Python
4 16 (28.07%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 11 (19.30%) C#
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Puppet
1 13 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
2 1 (1.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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