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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 93 110 85
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.17% 5.77% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
59 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.46% 3.34% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 24
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 29 May 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 30 (63.83%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) Linux
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
5 18 (38.30%) Python
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (27.66%) WebSockets
8 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
8 13 (27.66%) MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Games
9 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
9 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.53%) Banking
9 12 (25.53%) jQuery
9 12 (25.53%) .NET
9 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (25.53%) Puppet
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (23.40%) Entity Framework
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
10 11 (23.40%) NHibernate
10 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
10 11 (23.40%) Cryptography
10 11 (23.40%) Ajax

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (46.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) NAS
1 1 (2.13%) IPsec
1 1 (2.13%) VLAN
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Games
2 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Lead Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Lead Technical Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) WebSockets
2 12 (25.53%) jQuery
2 12 (25.53%) .NET
3 11 (23.40%) Entity Framework
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.40%) NHibernate
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
3 11 (23.40%) Ajax
4 8 (17.02%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) LINQ
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) CentOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
3 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (27.66%) MVC
5 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
7 9 (19.15%) SOA
8 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.26%) DevOps
11 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.13%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.13%) CRM
11 1 (2.13%) BCP
11 1 (2.13%) OOP
11 1 (2.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) Python
4 11 (23.40%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 8 (17.02%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Cacti
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
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