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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 113 163 132
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -31
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 42 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 0.092% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.22% 4.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
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
139 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.52% 2.29% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 64 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Edinburgh - 34 £42,500 - 5
Glasgow +16 6 £41,250 - 3
Dundee - 2 £37,500 -
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 53 (63.10%) JavaScript
2 51 (60.71%) .NET
3 47 (55.95%) ASP.NET
4 45 (53.57%) Software Engineering
5 44 (52.38%) MVC
5 44 (52.38%) NHibernate
6 42 (50.00%) SQL
7 41 (48.81%) E-Commerce
7 41 (48.81%) Ajax
7 41 (48.81%) .NET Framework
7 41 (48.81%) jQuery
7 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (48.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 39 (46.43%) Cryptography
9 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (39.29%) Java
11 32 (38.10%) T-SQL
12 30 (35.71%) Linux
13 29 (34.52%) C#
14 24 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 23 (27.38%) TDD
16 22 (26.19%) Law
16 22 (26.19%) Games
16 22 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (17.86%) WebSockets
18 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
19 14 (16.67%) Web Services
19 14 (16.67%) Python

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (4.76%) IIS
1 4 (4.76%) Apache
1 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.76%) Jetty
1 4 (4.76%) nginx
2 2 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (48.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.76%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.76%) SaaS
4 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.57%) GitHub
6 2 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) IPsec
2 4 (4.76%) DNS
2 4 (4.76%) DHCP
2 4 (4.76%) FTP
2 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.76%) tcpdump
3 3 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) VLAN
4 2 (2.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) VoIP
4 2 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.57%) Ant
2 3 (3.57%) Selenium
2 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (26.19%) Law
1 22 (26.19%) Games
2 8 (9.52%) Banking
2 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) German Language
3 4 (4.76%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.76%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 22 (26.19%) .NET Developer
2 22 (26.19%) C# Developer
2 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET Developer
2 22 (26.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 22 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead .NET Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead C# Developer
5 6 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Python Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Lead Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.76%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.71%) .NET
2 47 (55.95%) ASP.NET
3 44 (52.38%) NHibernate
4 41 (48.81%) .NET Framework
4 41 (48.81%) jQuery
4 41 (48.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (48.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 41 (48.81%) Ajax
5 15 (17.86%) WebSockets
6 14 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (4.76%) Servlets
7 4 (4.76%) J2EE
8 3 (3.57%) LINQ
9 2 (2.38%) WCF
9 2 (2.38%) CSS
9 2 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.43%) Cryptography
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.76%) Blog
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Xbox
3 2 (2.38%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.38%) Open Source
3 2 (2.38%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) CentOS
3 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
3 4 (4.76%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 44 (52.38%) MVC
3 41 (48.81%) E-Commerce
4 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (27.38%) TDD
6 22 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.14%) DevOps
9 5 (5.95%) User Stories
9 5 (5.95%) SOA
10 4 (4.76%) Information Security
10 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Coaching
10 4 (4.76%) Analytics
11 3 (3.57%) Black-Box Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Web Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.57%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.10%) JavaScript
2 42 (50.00%) SQL
3 33 (39.29%) Java
4 32 (38.10%) T-SQL
5 29 (34.52%) C#
6 14 (16.67%) Python
7 7 (8.33%) PHP
8 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.76%) C++
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Snort
1 4 (4.76%) Xen
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Puppet
1 11 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 2 (2.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Google
3 4 (4.76%) Dell
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.38%) Rackspace
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