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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 89 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.072% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 2.13% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.72% +2.77%
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
65 47 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.41% 3.37% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 10
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Banking
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
5 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (42.86%) Games
6 10 (35.71%) TDD
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) WebSockets
7 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) OO
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) MVC
10 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (17.86%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (17.86%) GitHub
10 5 (17.86%) Puppet
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) SAS
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SPSS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (17.86%) GitHub
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) Triplestore
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) DB2
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Pentaho
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) HBase
3 3 (10.71%) Mahout
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) Banking
3 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 12 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
1 10 (35.71%) WebSockets
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.71%) MLlib
5 2 (7.14%) LINQ
5 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) OOP
4 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Business Development
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) R
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (17.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Informatica
2 3 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
2 3 (10.71%) Netezza
2 3 (10.71%) Greenplum
2 3 (10.71%) Vertica
2 3 (10.71%) Talend
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos