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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.091% 0.95% 3.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 14.46% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 25
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.27% +7.77%

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
120 83 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.89% 6.60% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 93 62 114
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management

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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet