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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.094% 1.24% 2.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.95% 14.04% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 21
Median salary - £49,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.47%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%

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
105 114 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.87% 8.86% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 95
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 19 January 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 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (50.00%) NativeScript
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Mocha
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability

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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (50.00%) Mocha
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) NativeScript
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
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 2 (50.00%) 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 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago