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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 133 162 138
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.45% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.76% 7.81% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 32
Median salary £42,500 £79,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.54% +59.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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
252 192 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.01% 5.75% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 184 112 115
Median salary £42,500 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +15 8 £50,000 -16.31%
Edinburgh +13 3 £27,500 -65.40%
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 40 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (85.00%) SDLC
4 33 (82.50%) Degree
5 32 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (80.00%) TDD
5 32 (80.00%) Java
5 32 (80.00%) Unix
5 32 (80.00%) Linux
5 32 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 32 (80.00%) Kubernetes
5 32 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 32 (80.00%) Machine Learning
5 32 (80.00%) Docker
5 32 (80.00%) Mesos
6 31 (77.50%) Software Distribution
6 31 (77.50%) IaaS
6 31 (77.50%) Windows
6 31 (77.50%) Finance
6 31 (77.50%) Configuration Management
6 31 (77.50%) PaaS
7 29 (72.50%) Visualisation
7 29 (72.50%) Service Delivery
7 29 (72.50%) Analytics
7 29 (72.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 25 (62.50%) SOA
9 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
10 23 (57.50%) HTML
10 23 (57.50%) jQuery

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Apache
1 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 32 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 32 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (77.50%) IaaS
3 31 (77.50%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Grunt
1 3 (7.50%) gulp
1 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
1 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (7.50%) Mocha
1 3 (7.50%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (77.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Cloud Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Development Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) CSS
1 23 (57.50%) HTML
1 23 (57.50%) jQuery
1 23 (57.50%) REST
2 22 (55.00%) CSS3
2 22 (55.00%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) NativeScript
3 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) React
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) Django
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 32 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 29 (72.50%) Visualisation
3 22 (55.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Linux
1 32 (80.00%) Unix
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (85.00%) SDLC
3 32 (80.00%) Machine Learning
3 32 (80.00%) TDD
4 31 (77.50%) Configuration Management
4 31 (77.50%) Software Distribution
5 29 (72.50%) Analytics
5 29 (72.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 29 (72.50%) Service Delivery
6 25 (62.50%) SOA
7 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
8 23 (57.50%) DevOps
8 23 (57.50%) Microservices
9 22 (55.00%) BDD
10 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (27.50%) Open Source
11 4 (10.00%) OO
11 4 (10.00%) OOD
11 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 10 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 32 (80.00%) Mesos
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible