The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 164 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% - 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.82% - 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 11
Average salary £65,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.10% +46.87%
Amazon EC2
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
102 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.98% 1.88% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 52 66
Average salary £50,000 £41,807 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.59% +52.02%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (80.00%) UNIX
4 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 10 (66.67%) Akamai
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) OpenStack
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) nginx
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
6 4 (26.67%) Route 53
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (26.67%) Redis
6 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) Node.js
6 4 (26.67%) Kanban
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) Ruby
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Apache

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 5 (33.33%) nginx
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Route 53
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
3 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) Redis
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Fedora
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
1 10 (66.67%) Akamai
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Percona
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Google