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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 96 156 125
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -31
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 60 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 0.092% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.70% 4.84% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
202 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.54% 1.91% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 153 46 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £26,122
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,750 £48,187
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 42 £45,000 - 4
Glasgow +25 16 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Dundee - 2 £37,500 -
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 60 (55.56%) .NET
3 56 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 55 (50.93%) MVC
5 54 (50.00%) NHibernate
6 52 (48.15%) Software Engineering
7 50 (46.30%) .NET Framework
7 50 (46.30%) SQL
8 49 (45.37%) E-Commerce
8 49 (45.37%) Ajax
8 49 (45.37%) jQuery
8 49 (45.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (45.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 47 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (43.52%) Cryptography
10 43 (39.81%) Java
11 41 (37.96%) Linux
12 38 (35.19%) T-SQL
13 36 (33.33%) C#
14 31 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (26.85%) TDD
16 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
17 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (21.30%) Games
18 23 (21.30%) Python
19 21 (19.44%) WebSockets
19 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
20 20 (18.52%) Web Services
20 20 (18.52%) Finance

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (3.70%) Apache
1 4 (3.70%) nginx
2 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.78%) Jetty
2 3 (2.78%) IIS
2 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 49 (45.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (28.70%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.41%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (6.48%) Amazon S3
5 6 (5.56%) SaaS
5 6 (5.56%) GitHub
6 3 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.78%) Google App Engine
6 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) IPsec
2 3 (2.78%) tcpdump
2 3 (2.78%) VLAN
2 3 (2.78%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.78%) DHCP
2 3 (2.78%) FTP
2 3 (2.78%) HTTP
2 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.78%) VPN
2 3 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) VoIP
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 23 (21.30%) Games
2 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 20 (18.52%) Law
3 14 (12.96%) Banking
3 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.78%) German Language
5 3 (2.78%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.78%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (56.48%) Developer
2 27 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.15%) Software Engineer
4 23 (21.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (21.30%) C# Developer
4 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (21.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.37%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (20.37%) Java Developer
6 15 (13.89%) Lead Developer
6 15 (13.89%) Lead C# Developer
6 15 (13.89%) Lead .NET Developer
7 11 (10.19%) Architect
7 11 (10.19%) Lead Architect
8 8 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Lead Technical Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.56%) Python Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.56%) .NET
2 56 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 54 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 50 (46.30%) .NET Framework
5 49 (45.37%) Ajax
5 49 (45.37%) jQuery
5 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (45.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (19.44%) WebSockets
7 20 (18.52%) Web Services
8 5 (4.63%) LINQ
9 3 (2.78%) Servlets
9 3 (2.78%) J2EE
10 2 (1.85%) CSS
10 2 (1.85%) HTML
10 2 (1.85%) WCF
11 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (43.52%) Cryptography
2 5 (4.63%) Xbox
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.78%) Blog
5 2 (1.85%) Open Source
5 2 (1.85%) Social Gaming
6 1 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.96%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) CentOS
4 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.78%) UNIX
4 3 (2.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.93%) MVC
2 52 (48.15%) Software Engineering
3 49 (45.37%) E-Commerce
4 47 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (26.85%) TDD
6 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.26%) SOA
9 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.56%) OO
10 6 (5.56%) Pair Programming
10 6 (5.56%) DevOps
11 5 (4.63%) OOP
12 4 (3.70%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.70%) Analytics
13 3 (2.78%) User Stories
13 3 (2.78%) Coaching
13 3 (2.78%) Automated Testing
13 3 (2.78%) Information Security
14 2 (1.85%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 50 (46.30%) SQL
3 43 (39.81%) Java
4 38 (35.19%) T-SQL
5 36 (33.33%) C#
6 23 (21.30%) Python
7 4 (3.70%) C
8 3 (2.78%) Ruby
8 3 (2.78%) C++
8 3 (2.78%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.78%) Xen
1 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.78%) Snort
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
2 1 (0.93%) NFS
2 1 (0.93%) Samba
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) Puppet
2 14 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.78%) Ansible
4 2 (1.85%) Nagios
4 2 (1.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Google
3 4 (3.70%) VMware
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco
4 3 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.85%) Rackspace
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