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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 138 158 146
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 34 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.032% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.56% 1.54% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
133 65 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.57% 2.11% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 84 49 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 September 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 2 September 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 +17 27 £50,000 - 2
Glasgow - 4 - -
Dundee - 3 £30,000 -
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (61.54%) SQL
1 24 (61.54%) .NET
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 17 (43.59%) MVC
4 17 (43.59%) Cryptography
4 17 (43.59%) Ajax
4 17 (43.59%) NHibernate
4 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
4 17 (43.59%) jQuery
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (43.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
6 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 15 (38.46%) C#
6 15 (38.46%) Java
6 15 (38.46%) Law
7 12 (30.77%) Games
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.51%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (17.95%) User Stories
9 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.95%) QA
9 7 (17.95%) Puppet
9 7 (17.95%) NoSQL

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.26%) IIS
1 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.26%) Jetty
1 4 (10.26%) nginx
2 3 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.51%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (10.26%) Google App Engine
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.13%) Route 53
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) IPsec
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) DHCP
2 4 (10.26%) FTP
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
2 4 (10.26%) tcpdump
3 3 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) Big Data
3 4 (10.26%) NewSQL
3 4 (10.26%) OLAP
3 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.26%) OLTP
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Ant
2 3 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 15 (38.46%) Law
2 12 (30.77%) Games
3 4 (10.26%) German Language
3 4 (10.26%) Italian Language
3 4 (10.26%) Turkish Language
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 13 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
2 13 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 13 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Python Developer
3 4 (10.26%) C Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
3 4 (10.26%) DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) Ajax
3 17 (43.59%) NHibernate
3 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
3 17 (43.59%) jQuery
3 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (43.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (10.26%) JDBC
4 4 (10.26%) Servlets
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Cryptography
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Blog
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Games
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
5 2 (5.13%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (5.13%) Social Gaming
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Social Media
6 1 (2.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) CentOS
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Fedora
3 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 18 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 17 (43.59%) MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.95%) User Stories
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Coaching
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Information Security
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Web Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 15 (38.46%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) PHP
5 5 (12.82%) Python
6 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Snort
1 4 (10.26%) Xen
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.95%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
4 2 (5.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) Dell
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Facebook
4 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Hot Docs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago