The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 134 174 149
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -25
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 26 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.051% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.45% 1.74% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Amazon EC2
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
149 115 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.78% 2.91% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Scotland

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Scotland

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 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 +26 15 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Edinburgh +16 11 £50,000 - 2
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (62.79%) Java
2 46 (53.49%) Linux
3 42 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
5 40 (46.51%) Finance
6 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (34.88%) Python
8 27 (31.40%) TDD
8 27 (31.40%) MVC
9 26 (30.23%) .NET
10 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET
10 25 (29.07%) Telecoms
10 25 (29.07%) Banking
10 25 (29.07%) Games
10 25 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (27.91%) WebSockets
11 24 (27.91%) Relational Database
11 24 (27.91%) Web Services
12 21 (24.42%) C#
12 21 (24.42%) Puppet
12 21 (24.42%) NHibernate
13 20 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (19.77%) .NET Framework
14 17 (19.77%) SQL
15 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
15 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (17.44%) jQuery
16 14 (16.28%) Degree
16 14 (16.28%) Ajax

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (1.16%) Apache
1 1 (1.16%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.79%) Amazon S3
3 11 (12.79%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (11.63%) GitHub
5 4 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) VPN
1 2 (2.33%) VLAN
2 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.16%) NAS
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) Firewall
2 1 (1.16%) IPsec
2 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.63%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 40 (46.51%) Finance
2 25 (29.07%) Games
2 25 (29.07%) Banking
2 25 (29.07%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (63.95%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Architect
4 14 (16.28%) Lead Architect
5 11 (12.79%) .NET Developer
6 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Technical Architect
6 10 (11.63%) Lead Technical Architect
7 7 (8.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Junior
10 4 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) .NET
2 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET
3 24 (27.91%) Web Services
3 24 (27.91%) WebSockets
4 21 (24.42%) NHibernate
5 17 (19.77%) .NET Framework
5 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (17.44%) jQuery
7 14 (16.28%) Entity Framework
7 14 (16.28%) Ajax
8 8 (9.30%) LINQ
9 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.16%) HTML
10 1 (1.16%) WCF
10 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Cryptography
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Xbox
4 1 (1.16%) Open Source
4 1 (1.16%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (53.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) TDD
2 27 (31.40%) MVC
3 25 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
5 14 (16.28%) SOA
6 11 (12.79%) OO
7 8 (9.30%) OOP
8 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.49%) DevOps
9 3 (3.49%) Pair Programming
10 1 (1.16%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.16%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.16%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.16%) Analytics
10 1 (1.16%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.16%) CRM
10 1 (1.16%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.16%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) Java
2 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.88%) Python
4 21 (24.42%) C#
5 17 (19.77%) SQL
6 10 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.16%) NFS
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Samba
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (24.42%) Puppet
2 20 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Nagios
3 1 (1.16%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Google
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.16%) VMware
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