The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 96 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 67 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 1.37% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.29% 40.80% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 31
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Amazon AWS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
175 125 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.56% 3.35% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 78 71
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 41 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Glasgow +12 23 £57,500 +22.34% 4
Dundee -2 6 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Amazon AWS
UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS.

1 82 (63.08%) Web Services
2 68 (52.31%) Java
3 64 (49.23%) JavaScript
4 59 (45.38%) Banking
5 58 (44.62%) Finance
6 57 (43.85%) Python
7 51 (39.23%) Telecoms
7 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (36.92%) Degree
9 46 (35.38%) Linux
10 37 (28.46%) Opscode Chef
11 34 (26.15%) Puppet
12 33 (25.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (24.62%) Configuration Management
14 31 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (22.31%) SQL
16 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
16 28 (21.54%) MVC
17 26 (20.00%) TDD
17 26 (20.00%) .NET
18 25 (19.23%) MySQL
18 25 (19.23%) Scrum
18 25 (19.23%) DevOps
19 22 (16.92%) Relational Database
19 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET
19 22 (16.92%) Open Source
20 21 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
21 20 (15.38%) jQuery
21 20 (15.38%) C#
22 19 (14.62%) XML

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.23%) Apache
2 11 (8.46%) Apache Pig
3 8 (6.15%) JBoss
4 5 (3.85%) SAS
5 4 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.31%) Node.js
6 3 (2.31%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.77%) nginx
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.46%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (4.62%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (3.85%) GitHub
6 2 (1.54%) IaaS
6 2 (1.54%) SaaS
6 2 (1.54%) PaaS
6 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) LDAP
3 4 (3.08%) SSL
3 4 (3.08%) HTTP
4 2 (1.54%) SNMP
5 1 (0.77%) SMTP
5 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.77%) DNS
5 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.23%) MySQL
2 22 (16.92%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.23%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.23%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (8.46%) Apache Hive
5 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.92%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.38%) Big Data
8 5 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (3.85%) Triplestore
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.85%) DB2
8 5 (3.85%) Pentaho
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.85%) HBase
8 5 (3.85%) Mahout
8 5 (3.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.46%) Ant
2 11 (8.46%) Maven
2 11 (8.46%) Selenium
3 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.54%) Gradle
5 2 (1.54%) gulp
5 2 (1.54%) Grunt
5 2 (1.54%) WebStorm
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (45.38%) Banking
2 58 (44.62%) Finance
3 51 (39.23%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (26.92%) Developer
2 19 (14.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.54%) Architect
4 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.46%) QA Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.15%) Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Administrator
9 6 (4.62%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.08%) Middleware Administrator
11 4 (3.08%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.08%) Database Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (63.08%) Web Services
2 26 (20.00%) .NET
3 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET
4 20 (15.38%) jQuery
5 19 (14.62%) XML
6 17 (13.08%) HTML
7 14 (10.77%) CSS
8 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.46%) Spring
10 10 (7.69%) Java EE
11 9 (6.92%) Spring MVC
11 9 (6.92%) HTML5
12 8 (6.15%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.38%) Middleware
13 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.62%) WCF
14 6 (4.62%) NHibernate
14 6 (4.62%) SOAP
15 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (3.85%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.08%) iPad
4 4 (3.08%) Replication
5 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.31%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.54%) Social Gaming
6 2 (1.54%) EPoS
6 2 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.38%) Linux
2 11 (8.46%) Windows
3 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.85%) CentOS
5 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.08%) Solaris
6 3 (2.31%) UNIX
6 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.77%) Android
7 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.62%) Configuration Management
3 31 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (21.54%) MVC
5 26 (20.00%) TDD
6 25 (19.23%) Scrum
6 25 (19.23%) DevOps
7 22 (16.92%) Open Source
8 17 (13.08%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.46%) Regression Testing
9 11 (8.46%) OO
9 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.46%) Web Testing
9 11 (8.46%) Test Scripting
9 11 (8.46%) Black-Box Testing
9 11 (8.46%) SDLC
10 10 (7.69%) SOA
11 9 (6.92%) Project Planning
11 9 (6.92%) Web Application Development
11 9 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (52.31%) Java
2 64 (49.23%) JavaScript
3 57 (43.85%) Python
4 29 (22.31%) SQL
5 20 (15.38%) C#
6 18 (13.85%) Ruby
7 13 (10.00%) PHP
8 10 (7.69%) Perl
9 5 (3.85%) C
9 5 (3.85%) C++
9 5 (3.85%) R
10 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (36.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Apache Flume
2 4 (3.08%) vSphere
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) LXC
5 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (28.46%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (26.15%) Puppet
3 12 (9.23%) Nagios
4 10 (7.69%) Graphite
4 10 (7.69%) Munin
5 4 (3.08%) Oracle Statspack
5 4 (3.08%) Ansible
5 4 (3.08%) logstash
6 3 (2.31%) SCCM
6 3 (2.31%) SCOM
7 2 (1.54%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.54%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.08%) Oracle
3 9 (6.92%) VMware
4 8 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.85%) Cognos
5 5 (3.85%) Informatica
5 5 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (3.85%) Teradata
5 5 (3.85%) Netezza
5 5 (3.85%) Google
5 5 (3.85%) Greenplum
5 5 (3.85%) Talend
5 5 (3.85%) Vertica
6 4 (3.08%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.08%) Sun
7 3 (2.31%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (1.54%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.54%) Splunk
9 1 (0.77%) SAP
9 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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