The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 80 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 0.30% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +9.37%
Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
45 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.90% 5.98% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 21
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
Oxfordshire

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Node.js
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) GitHub
4 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (25.00%) Publishing
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (25.00%) Middleware
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) GitHub
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (8.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
4 1 (8.33%) Riak
4 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Cacti
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Percona
2 2 (16.67%) Facebook
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
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