The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 76 100
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.75% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 21.84% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 2
Average salary - £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -25.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 87 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.32% 8.03% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Glasgow region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Glasgow

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Engine Yard
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (33.33%) Engine Yard
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat