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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 143 170 148
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 16 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.079% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.01% 2.70% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
123 111 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.14% 2.91% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 41
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 29 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 29 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 - 10 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh +17 6 £46,250 +32.14% 2
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 50 (62.50%) Java
2 43 (53.75%) Linux
3 40 (50.00%) Finance
4 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 38 (47.50%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (36.25%) Python
7 25 (31.25%) TDD
7 25 (31.25%) Banking
7 25 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 24 (30.00%) MVC
8 24 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (28.75%) Games
9 23 (28.75%) .NET
10 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 22 (27.50%) Web Services
10 22 (27.50%) WebSockets
10 22 (27.50%) Relational Database
11 20 (25.00%) Puppet
12 19 (23.75%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (23.75%) C#
13 17 (21.25%) NHibernate
14 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
14 15 (18.75%) Degree
14 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (18.75%) SQL
14 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 14 (17.50%) SOA
16 13 (16.25%) jQuery
16 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (1.25%) nginx
1 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (47.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.75%) Amazon S3
4 10 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (12.50%) GitHub
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) VPN
1 2 (2.50%) VLAN
2 1 (1.25%) NAS
2 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.25%) IPsec
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) VoIP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 25 (31.25%) Banking
2 25 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 23 (28.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.75%) Architect
4 14 (17.50%) Lead Architect
5 11 (13.75%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Lead Technical Architect
6 10 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Python Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Junior
8 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Junior Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
2 22 (27.50%) Web Services
2 22 (27.50%) WebSockets
3 17 (21.25%) NHibernate
4 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (16.25%) jQuery
6 11 (13.75%) Entity Framework
6 11 (13.75%) Ajax
7 7 (8.75%) LINQ
8 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.50%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.25%) WCF
9 1 (1.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.25%) Social Gaming
3 1 (1.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) TDD
3 24 (30.00%) MVC
3 24 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.50%) SOA
5 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.75%) OO
7 7 (8.75%) OOP
8 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.75%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.50%) DevOps
11 1 (1.25%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.25%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (1.25%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.25%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (1.25%) Scrum
11 1 (1.25%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) Java
2 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) Python
4 19 (23.75%) C#
5 15 (18.75%) SQL
6 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
2 1 (1.25%) Samba
2 1 (1.25%) NFS
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) Puppet
2 19 (23.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Cacti
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco
2 2 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.25%) VMware
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
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