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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 150 166 151
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.32% 9.84% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £64,750 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.83% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
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
159 122 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.05% 3.24% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 98 70 61
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Edinburgh +9 10 £79,500 +165.00% 3
Glasgow - 10 £45,000 - 4
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 49 (63.64%) Java
2 45 (58.44%) Linux
3 44 (57.14%) Finance
4 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (37.66%) Banking
8 28 (36.36%) TDD
8 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (35.06%) Telecoms
9 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
10 26 (33.77%) Games
11 25 (32.47%) Python
11 25 (32.47%) WebSockets
12 22 (28.57%) .NET
12 22 (28.57%) MVC
13 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
14 18 (23.38%) Web Services
14 18 (23.38%) C#
14 18 (23.38%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (22.08%) Puppet
15 17 (22.08%) SQL
16 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
16 15 (19.48%) NHibernate
16 15 (19.48%) .NET Framework
16 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (18.18%) jQuery
18 12 (15.58%) Degree
19 11 (14.29%) Cryptography

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (3.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.30%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 35 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.69%) Amazon S3
4 8 (10.39%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (10.39%) GitHub
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) VPN
1 2 (2.60%) VLAN
2 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.30%) NAS
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) IPsec
2 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.19%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) HBase
6 2 (2.60%) Mahout
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 2 (2.60%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.60%) Triplestore
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.60%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (57.14%) Finance
2 29 (37.66%) Banking
3 27 (35.06%) Telecoms
4 26 (33.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (68.83%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Architect
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Lead Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Lead Technical Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) WebSockets
2 22 (28.57%) .NET
3 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
4 18 (23.38%) Web Services
5 15 (19.48%) NHibernate
5 15 (19.48%) .NET Framework
5 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (18.18%) jQuery
7 11 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 11 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (6.49%) LINQ
9 2 (2.60%) WCF
9 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.60%) MLlib
10 1 (1.30%) HTML
10 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.30%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.30%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (58.44%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) TDD
2 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (28.57%) MVC
4 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.99%) OO
6 9 (11.69%) SOA
7 6 (7.79%) OOP
8 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.90%) Analytics
9 3 (3.90%) ETL
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.90%) Migration
9 3 (3.90%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.60%) Scrum
10 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.60%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) Python
4 18 (23.38%) C#
5 17 (22.08%) SQL
6 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.60%) R
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.60%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.30%) NFS
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Samba
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (22.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Cognos
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) Teradata
3 2 (2.60%) Informatica
3 2 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.60%) Netezza
3 2 (2.60%) Greenplum
3 2 (2.60%) Vertica
3 2 (2.60%) Talend
4 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Google
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