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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 96 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 13 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 1.83% 0.084%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.48% 27.84% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 0
Average salary £79,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +8.88%
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
84 97 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.35% 6.58% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 25
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 13 (65.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (40.00%) Games
4 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (40.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (40.00%) WebSockets
4 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (35.00%) Big Data
5 7 (35.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Teradata
7 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (25.00%) Netezza
7 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (25.00%) Business Development
7 5 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) SAS
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (35.00%) Big Data
4 5 (25.00%) Sqoop
4 5 (25.00%) Triplestore
4 5 (25.00%) HBase
4 5 (25.00%) Mahout
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (25.00%) DB2
4 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (25.00%) Pentaho
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Architect
4 7 (35.00%) Data Architect
5 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) WebSockets
2 5 (25.00%) MLlib
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) LINQ
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) ETL
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) MapReduce
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Business Development
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) R
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) C#
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cognos
2 5 (25.00%) Informatica
2 5 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (25.00%) Teradata
2 5 (25.00%) Netezza
2 5 (25.00%) Greenplum
2 5 (25.00%) Vertica
2 5 (25.00%) Talend
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh & Lothians
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