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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 89 102 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.62% 2.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 10.42% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 31
Median salary £27,500 £79,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-65.40% +59.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
83 96 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.26% 5.99% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 82
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £79,500
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 28 September 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Mocha
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) NativeScript
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Grunt
1 3 (75.00%) gulp
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (75.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (75.00%) Mocha
1 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) NativeScript
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate