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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 151 147 155
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 27.27% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 6
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,684 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -12.44%
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
144 55 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.05% 1.75% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 42 74
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 13 £65,000 - 3
Edinburgh -19 3 £43,750 +16.66% 3
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UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (100.00%) Web Services
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 22 (73.33%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) Python
4 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 20 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (63.33%) Puppet
5 19 (63.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 19 (63.33%) Google
6 18 (60.00%) C++
6 18 (60.00%) CFEngine
6 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 17 (56.67%) HTTP
7 17 (56.67%) RDBMS
7 17 (56.67%) Java EE
8 11 (36.67%) Finance
9 10 (33.33%) Oracle
9 10 (33.33%) Sybase
9 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) OpenShift
9 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (33.33%) Heroku
9 10 (33.33%) Docker
10 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
11 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (23.33%) .NET
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.00%) MS Excel

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) Google Compute Engine
2 10 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (33.33%) Heroku
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (13.33%) GitHub
5 3 (10.00%) SaaS
5 3 (10.00%) PaaS
5 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (6.67%) Route 53
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (56.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Java Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (56.67%) Java EE
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (13.33%) LINQ
4 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) HTML
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) Sass
6 1 (3.33%) LESS
6 1 (3.33%) WebSockets
6 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile Games
1 3 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Social Gaming
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Xbox
3 1 (3.33%) Informatics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (16.67%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
4 4 (13.33%) OOP
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) User Stories
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) Python
3 18 (60.00%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (63.33%) Puppet
3 18 (60.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Google
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Sybase
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Facebook
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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