The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 155 147 144
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 15 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.46% 16.88% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 13
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -7.64%
Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
97 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.63% 2.36% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 78
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £29,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Glasgow - 11 £50,000 - 1
Dundee -10 3 £30,000 -
Edinburgh -7 1 - - 1
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) HTTP
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (40.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) OO
6 7 (35.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Sybase
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) Google
6 7 (35.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (35.00%) Heroku
6 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (35.00%) OpenShift
6 7 (35.00%) Docker
6 7 (35.00%) Google Compute Engine
7 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (30.00%) Puppet
7 6 (30.00%) CFEngine
7 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) Java EE
7 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) RDBMS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) TeamSite
1 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (35.00%) Heroku
1 7 (35.00%) OpenShift
1 7 (35.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.00%) IaaS
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (10.00%) Route 53
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) LINQ
4 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Social Gaming
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) PHP
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) CFEngine
3 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
1 7 (35.00%) Sybase
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Facebook
3 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago