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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 71 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 38 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.57% - 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.86% - 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%
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
93 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.28% 3.00% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 27
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £35,800 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%

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 26 November 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 44 (69.84%) Software Engineering
3 41 (65.08%) SQL
3 41 (65.08%) E-Commerce
4 40 (63.49%) .NET
4 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET
4 40 (63.49%) MVC
4 40 (63.49%) Ajax
4 40 (63.49%) NHibernate
4 40 (63.49%) .NET Framework
4 40 (63.49%) jQuery
4 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (63.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 38 (60.32%) Cryptography
6 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (49.21%) T-SQL
7 25 (39.68%) C#
8 24 (38.10%) MS Excel
9 22 (34.92%) Law
10 19 (30.16%) Linux
11 18 (28.57%) TDD
12 16 (25.40%) Games
12 16 (25.40%) Java
13 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
15 10 (15.87%) WebSockets
16 9 (14.29%) Python
17 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
17 7 (11.11%) CentOS

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 24 (38.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
1 4 (6.35%) tcpdump
2 3 (4.76%) NAS
2 3 (4.76%) VoIP
2 3 (4.76%) VPN
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) IPsec
2 3 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) NewSQL
3 1 (1.59%) OLAP
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) OLTP
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Ant
1 3 (4.76%) Selenium
1 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (34.92%) Law
2 16 (25.40%) Games
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Software Engineer
2 19 (30.16%) .NET Developer
2 19 (30.16%) C# Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Senior Software Engineer
2 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (30.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (30.16%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Lead .NET Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Lead C# Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Lead Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C Developer
7 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) .NET
1 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET
1 40 (63.49%) Ajax
1 40 (63.49%) NHibernate
1 40 (63.49%) .NET Framework
1 40 (63.49%) jQuery
1 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET MVC
1 40 (63.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (15.87%) WebSockets
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.17%) WCF
4 2 (3.17%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) JDBC
5 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Cryptography
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Xbox
4 3 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.59%) Informatics
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) CentOS
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Fedora
3 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Software Engineering
2 41 (65.08%) E-Commerce
3 40 (63.49%) MVC
4 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (28.57%) TDD
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.94%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Information Security
9 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.76%) BCP
10 3 (4.76%) CRM
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (4.76%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 41 (65.08%) SQL
3 31 (49.21%) T-SQL
4 25 (39.68%) C#
5 16 (25.40%) Java
6 9 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.35%) C
7 4 (6.35%) C++
7 4 (6.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Snort
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) Nagios
3 3 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Dell
1 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
2 3 (4.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago