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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 73 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 23 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.99% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.21% 50.00% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.10% +39.06%
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
95 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.24% 1.22% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 10 11
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (66.67%) Java
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
5 11 (45.83%) Banking
6 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 9 (37.50%) Games
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) Python
8 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (33.33%) WebSockets
8 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (29.17%) GitHub
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) OO
9 7 (29.17%) C#
9 7 (29.17%) .NET
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
9 7 (29.17%) MVC
10 6 (25.00%) OOP
10 6 (25.00%) LINQ
10 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
11 5 (20.83%) Puppet

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 11 (45.83%) Banking
3 9 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Web Services
2 8 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 6 (25.00%) LINQ
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (33.33%) TDD
1 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (29.17%) OO
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
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