Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 60 120
Rank change year-on-year +45 +60 -36
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 257 92 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.05% 3.65% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.77% 26.67% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 161 62 20
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.85% -28.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,875 £26,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 487 345 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.05% 13.69% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 294 236 138
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +13.77% -7.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 154 (59.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (36.19%) DevOps
3 85 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (31.91%) Linux
5 76 (29.57%) Ansible
6 61 (23.74%) Jenkins
6 61 (23.74%) Python
7 55 (21.40%) Puppet
8 52 (20.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 49 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
9 49 (19.07%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (18.68%) Terraform
11 47 (18.29%) Git (software)
11 47 (18.29%) Windows
12 43 (16.73%) VMware
13 42 (16.34%) Finance
14 41 (15.95%) GCP
15 39 (15.18%) Java
15 39 (15.18%) SaaS
15 39 (15.18%) Docker
16 38 (14.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 38 (14.79%) Banking
17 37 (14.40%) Microservices
18 36 (14.01%) Microsoft
19 35 (13.62%) JavaScript
19 35 (13.62%) SQL
20 34 (13.23%) Project Management
21 33 (12.84%) Kubernetes
22 32 (12.45%) Splunk
23 31 (12.06%) Open Source

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.89%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.89%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.11%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.33%) Apache
4 6 (2.33%) SAS
5 4 (1.56%) JBoss
5 4 (1.56%) nginx
6 3 (1.17%) CMS
6 3 (1.17%) Confluence
6 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.39%) Maya
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 154 (59.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (20.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 39 (15.18%) SaaS
4 23 (8.95%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (8.95%) IaaS
5 22 (8.56%) PaaS
6 14 (5.45%) Office 365
7 12 (4.67%) GitHub
8 8 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.11%) Amazon EMR
8 8 (3.11%) Amazon S3
9 7 (2.72%) Serverless
10 6 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.33%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (1.56%) Akamai
12 4 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (1.17%) Slack
14 2 (0.78%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.45%) Wireless
2 13 (5.06%) Firewall
3 9 (3.50%) Network Security
4 7 (2.72%) DNS
4 7 (2.72%) VPN
5 5 (1.95%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.56%) HTTP
6 4 (1.56%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.56%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.78%) BGP
7 2 (0.78%) DHCP
7 2 (0.78%) Internet
7 2 (0.78%) IPsec
7 2 (0.78%) SSL
8 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.39%) LAN
8 1 (0.39%) MPLS
8 1 (0.39%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.23%) Big Data
2 10 (3.89%) Hadoop
2 10 (3.89%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.50%) Apache Hive
3 9 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (2.72%) MySQL
6 6 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.95%) Sqoop
8 3 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.17%) DB2
8 3 (1.17%) SAS EBI
8 3 (1.17%) SQLite
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (23.74%) Jenkins
2 47 (18.29%) Git (software)
3 31 (12.06%) JIRA
4 28 (10.89%) GoCD
4 28 (10.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (10.89%) Subversion
4 28 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (10.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (9.73%) IBM UrbanCode
7 13 (5.06%) Maven
8 11 (4.28%) GitLab
9 9 (3.50%) TeamCity
9 9 (3.50%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.95%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.95%) Selenium
11 4 (1.56%) Fiddler
11 4 (1.56%) Gatling
11 4 (1.56%) JMeter
11 4 (1.56%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.56%) SilkPerformer
General
1 42 (16.34%) Finance
2 38 (14.79%) Banking
3 17 (6.61%) Retail Banking
4 10 (3.89%) Retail
5 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (19.07%) Consultant
2 48 (18.68%) Architect
3 35 (13.62%) Senior DevOps
4 34 (13.23%) Cloud Architect
5 30 (11.67%) Senior Consultant
6 27 (10.51%) Cloud Engineer
7 26 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 25 (9.73%) DevOps Consultant
8 25 (9.73%) Senior DevOps Consultant
9 24 (9.34%) Developer
10 21 (8.17%) Project Manager
11 18 (7.00%) AWS Architect
12 17 (6.61%) Azure Architect
13 14 (5.45%) Cisco Architect
14 12 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
15 11 (4.28%) IT Manager
16 10 (3.89%) IT Project Manager
16 10 (3.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 10 (3.89%) Software Engineer
16 10 (3.89%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.67%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (10.12%) Node.js
3 24 (9.34%) Web Services
4 21 (8.17%) React
5 18 (7.00%) HTML
6 15 (5.84%) AngularJS
7 14 (5.45%) CSS
8 11 (4.28%) .NET
9 10 (3.89%) JSON
10 9 (3.50%) HTML5
11 8 (3.11%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.72%) Kafka
12 7 (2.72%) Symfony
13 6 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.95%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (1.95%) OAuth
14 5 (1.95%) RESTful
14 5 (1.95%) SAML
15 4 (1.56%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.28%) Public Cloud
2 25 (9.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 23 (8.95%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Cloud
5 14 (5.45%) Fintech
6 13 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.28%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.28%) Private Cloud
7 11 (4.28%) User Experience
8 5 (1.95%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.56%) DataPower
10 3 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.17%) NHS
11 2 (0.78%) Blog
11 2 (0.78%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 82 (31.91%) Linux
2 47 (18.29%) Windows
3 28 (10.89%) Unix
4 18 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.33%) CentOS
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.17%) Android
8 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Debian
9 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (36.19%) DevOps
2 85 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.07%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (14.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 37 (14.40%) Microservices
6 34 (13.23%) Project Management
7 31 (12.06%) Open Source
8 30 (11.67%) Presales
9 25 (9.73%) Customer Engagement
9 25 (9.73%) Software Engineering
10 23 (8.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.17%) Change Management
11 21 (8.17%) PRINCE2
11 21 (8.17%) Software Delivery
12 20 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (7.39%) Configuration Management
13 19 (7.39%) Migration
14 17 (6.61%) Deployment Automation
15 16 (6.23%) Scrum
16 15 (5.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (23.74%) Python
2 39 (15.18%) Java
3 35 (13.62%) JavaScript
3 35 (13.62%) SQL
4 21 (8.17%) Ruby
5 19 (7.39%) PowerShell
6 12 (4.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (4.67%) C#
7 9 (3.50%) PHP
8 7 (2.72%) Scala
9 6 (2.33%) C
9 6 (2.33%) ES6
10 5 (1.95%) R
11 3 (1.17%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.17%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.17%) Perl
11 3 (1.17%) SAS Macro
11 3 (1.17%) VBA
12 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (8.17%) PMP
2 16 (6.23%) Degree
3 10 (3.89%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.72%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.95%) MCSA
6 5 (1.95%) MCSE
6 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.56%) CISA
7 4 (1.56%) CISM
7 4 (1.56%) CISSP
7 4 (1.56%) CRISC
8 3 (1.17%) CCNA
8 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.78%) VCAP
9 2 (0.78%) VCDX
10 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.95%) GCP
2 4 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.56%) GDPR
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (15.18%) Docker
2 17 (6.61%) VMware NSX
3 15 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.72%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.95%) HDFS
8 3 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 76 (29.57%) Ansible
2 55 (21.40%) Puppet
3 49 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (18.68%) Terraform
5 33 (12.84%) Kubernetes
6 25 (9.73%) Consul
6 25 (9.73%) Rundeck
7 8 (3.11%) Oozie
7 8 (3.11%) vCenter Server
8 6 (2.33%) Rancher
9 4 (1.56%) Cacti
9 4 (1.56%) Capistrano
9 4 (1.56%) Kibana
10 3 (1.17%) Nagios
10 3 (1.17%) Packer
10 3 (1.17%) Salt
10 3 (1.17%) SCCM
10 3 (1.17%) yum
11 2 (0.78%) Mesos
11 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (16.73%) VMware
2 36 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.45%) Splunk
4 27 (10.51%) ServiceNow
5 26 (10.12%) Cisco
6 25 (9.73%) Delphix
6 25 (9.73%) RedGate
7 21 (8.17%) Google
8 15 (5.84%) Oracle
9 14 (5.45%) IBM
10 10 (3.89%) SAP
11 8 (3.11%) HP
12 6 (2.33%) AppDynamics
12 6 (2.33%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.56%) Perforce
13 4 (1.56%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.56%) Veeam
13 4 (1.56%) Zerto
14 3 (1.17%) Citrix
14 3 (1.17%) Teradata