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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 108 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.65% 26.67% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
127 105 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.30% 2.74% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 57 41
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Glasgow +15 19 £45,000 -4.25% 4
Edinburgh +20 18 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Dundee - 7 £45,000 - 3
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Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 124 (73.81%) Web Services
2 109 (64.88%) JavaScript
3 92 (54.76%) Java
4 87 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (51.19%) Python
6 76 (45.24%) Degree
7 71 (42.26%) Banking
8 69 (41.07%) Finance
9 68 (40.48%) Telecoms
10 45 (26.79%) Linux
11 43 (25.60%) Configuration Management
12 42 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
13 38 (22.62%) TDD
13 38 (22.62%) Scrum
14 36 (21.43%) Puppet
15 34 (20.24%) Software Engineering
15 34 (20.24%) MVC
15 34 (20.24%) .NET
16 33 (19.64%) SQL
17 32 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
18 30 (17.86%) ASP.NET
19 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (16.67%) DevOps
20 24 (14.29%) Ruby
20 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 23 (13.69%) C#
21 23 (13.69%) jQuery
22 20 (11.90%) NHibernate
23 19 (11.31%) Nagios

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (4.76%) JBoss
2 7 (4.17%) Apache
3 5 (2.98%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.19%) nginx
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 12 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (6.55%) GitHub
5 5 (2.98%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (2.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.79%) SaaS
6 3 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.60%) Route 53
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) Firewall
2 5 (2.98%) LDAP
3 4 (2.38%) HTTP
3 4 (2.38%) SSL
4 2 (1.19%) SNMP
4 2 (1.19%) VPN
4 2 (1.19%) VLAN
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.60%) NAS
5 1 (0.60%) IPsec
5 1 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) DNS
5 1 (0.60%) VoIP
5 1 (0.60%) SMTP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.12%) MySQL
2 14 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.55%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.98%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.60%) Big Data
10 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (7.74%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.36%) Maven
4 8 (4.76%) Ant
4 8 (4.76%) Selenium
5 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.79%) RSpec
6 3 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.79%) Gradle
6 3 (1.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 71 (42.26%) Banking
2 69 (41.07%) Finance
3 68 (40.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.14%) Games
5 3 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (22.62%) Developer
2 20 (11.90%) Network Engineer
3 19 (11.31%) QA Engineer
4 15 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 14 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.74%) Analyst
6 13 (7.74%) Architect
6 13 (7.74%) .NET Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.95%) Lead Architect
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Project Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.95%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Lead Technical Architect
9 9 (5.36%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (73.81%) Web Services
2 34 (20.24%) .NET
3 30 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 23 (13.69%) jQuery
5 20 (11.90%) NHibernate
6 17 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (10.12%) .NET Framework
7 15 (8.93%) XML
8 12 (7.14%) HTML
8 12 (7.14%) Ajax
8 12 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 9 (5.36%) CSS
10 8 (4.76%) Spring
10 8 (4.76%) LINQ
11 7 (4.17%) Java EE
12 6 (3.57%) SOAP
12 6 (3.57%) Middleware
12 6 (3.57%) Spring MVC
13 5 (2.98%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Cryptography
2 11 (6.55%) Open Source
3 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.98%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.38%) iPad
6 4 (2.38%) Xbox
7 2 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) Social Gaming
7 2 (1.19%) PKI
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.79%) Linux
2 7 (4.17%) CentOS
2 7 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (4.17%) Windows
3 4 (2.38%) Solaris
3 4 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.19%) UNIX
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.60%) Configuration Management
3 38 (22.62%) TDD
3 38 (22.62%) Scrum
4 34 (20.24%) Software Engineering
4 34 (20.24%) MVC
5 28 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (16.67%) DevOps
6 19 (11.31%) Regression Testing
6 19 (11.31%) Test Scripting
6 19 (11.31%) Black-Box Testing
7 17 (10.12%) Capacity Management
8 16 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.93%) Project Planning
9 15 (8.93%) SOA
10 14 (8.33%) OO
11 9 (5.36%) OOP
12 8 (4.76%) Web Testing
12 8 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.88%) JavaScript
2 92 (54.76%) Java
3 86 (51.19%) Python
4 33 (19.64%) SQL
5 24 (14.29%) Ruby
6 23 (13.69%) C#
7 10 (5.95%) PHP
8 9 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.98%) Perl
10 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.38%) C
11 3 (1.79%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.79%) C++
12 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 76 (45.24%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) MCSA
2 2 (1.19%) CCNP
2 2 (1.19%) CCNA
2 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.31%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.79%) LXC
3 2 (1.19%) NFS
3 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Samba
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (21.43%) Puppet
2 32 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (11.31%) Nagios
4 16 (9.52%) Munin
4 16 (9.52%) Graphite
5 6 (3.57%) Capistrano
6 4 (2.38%) logstash
6 4 (2.38%) Oracle Statspack
7 3 (1.79%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.79%) Ansible
8 2 (1.19%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.60%) SCCM
9 1 (0.60%) SCOM
9 1 (0.60%) Cacti
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.76%) Oracle
4 6 (3.57%) VMware
5 4 (2.38%) Cisco
5 4 (2.38%) Sun
6 3 (1.79%) Google
7 2 (1.19%) Symantec
7 2 (1.19%) Splunk
7 2 (1.19%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.60%) NetApp
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Technical Development
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