Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 93 72
Rank change year-on-year +43 -21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 121 46 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.47% 1.97% 2.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.17% 21.20% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 31 47
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,250 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.20% +6.02% -12.63%
10th Percentile £37,618 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -14.89%

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 401 217 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.81% 9.31% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 274 132 127
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,875 £31,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £65,875 £64,875 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -0.62%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (32.23%) DevOps
3 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.40%) Finance
4 37 (30.58%) Ansible
5 29 (23.97%) Linux
6 27 (22.31%) Windows
6 27 (22.31%) Java
7 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
8 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
8 25 (20.66%) Change Management
8 25 (20.66%) Banking
9 23 (19.01%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (18.18%) Puppet
10 22 (18.18%) Python
11 21 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (16.53%) SQL
13 18 (14.88%) VMware
13 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
13 18 (14.88%) Jenkins
13 18 (14.88%) Infrastructure Management
14 17 (14.05%) Retail
15 16 (13.22%) Matrix Management
15 16 (13.22%) .NET
16 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
16 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (11.57%) ITIL
17 14 (11.57%) Google Cloud Platform
18 13 (10.74%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (10.74%) Docker

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 (9.92%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.09%) Apache
3 9 (7.44%) IIS
4 7 (5.79%) JBoss
5 6 (4.96%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.48%) Confluence
9 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.83%) CMS
10 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.48%) InDesign
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Finacle
1 4 (3.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 59 (48.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (6.61%) SaaS
4 7 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.79%) Office 365
5 6 (4.96%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.13%) IaaS
7 3 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.48%) PaaS
8 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.83%) GitHub
9 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) DHCP
1 5 (4.13%) DNS
1 5 (4.13%) Firewall
1 5 (4.13%) LAN
1 5 (4.13%) SAN
1 5 (4.13%) WAN
2 4 (3.31%) VPN
3 3 (2.48%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.48%) SSL
3 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.65%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.65%) H.323
4 2 (1.65%) Internet
4 2 (1.65%) IPsec
4 2 (1.65%) NX-OS
4 2 (1.65%) Skype
4 2 (1.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) MySQL
2 8 (6.61%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.48%) Big Data
5 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.83%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.83%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.83%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (0.83%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
1 18 (14.88%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.26%) JIRA
2 10 (8.26%) Subversion
3 8 (6.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (6.61%) GoCD
3 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.96%) IBM UrbanCode
4 6 (4.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.48%) Maven
6 3 (2.48%) Selenium
7 2 (1.65%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.65%) GCC
7 2 (1.65%) Hudson
7 2 (1.65%) JUnit
7 2 (1.65%) Mocha
7 2 (1.65%) MSI
7 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (31.40%) Finance
2 25 (20.66%) Banking
3 17 (14.05%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Advertising
6 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) Developer
2 17 (14.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (11.57%) Consultant
4 13 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.61%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Retail Banking Project Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.96%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.96%) DevOps Consultant
10 6 (4.96%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) .NET
2 12 (9.92%) Web Services
3 10 (8.26%) React
4 9 (7.44%) HTML
5 7 (5.79%) CSS
5 7 (5.79%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.96%) Node.js
6 6 (4.96%) RESTful
6 6 (4.96%) Symfony
7 5 (4.13%) JSP
7 5 (4.13%) Spring
8 4 (3.31%) Java EE
8 4 (3.31%) jQuery
8 4 (3.31%) JSON
8 4 (3.31%) Redux
9 3 (2.48%) Ajax
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Flex
9 3 (2.48%) Spring MVC
9 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.31%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.65%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.97%) Linux
2 27 (22.31%) Windows
3 10 (8.26%) Unix
3 10 (8.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.13%) Android
6 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) DevOps
2 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.66%) Change Management
4 21 (17.36%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (14.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 16 (13.22%) Matrix Management
7 14 (11.57%) ITIL
8 13 (10.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.92%) Microservices
9 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.09%) Migration
11 10 (8.26%) Open Source
12 9 (7.44%) Project Planning
12 9 (7.44%) Software Delivery
12 9 (7.44%) TDD
13 8 (6.61%) Innovative Thinking
13 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.61%) MVC
13 8 (6.61%) Scrum
13 8 (6.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) Java
2 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.18%) Python
4 20 (16.53%) SQL
5 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
6 11 (9.09%) C#
6 11 (9.09%) Perl
6 11 (9.09%) PHP
7 6 (4.96%) Ruby
8 5 (4.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.13%) C++
9 4 (3.31%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.65%) C
11 2 (1.65%) ES6
11 2 (1.65%) VBScript
12 1 (0.83%) Go
12 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.83%) R
12 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.13%) Degree
1 5 (4.13%) PMP
2 4 (3.31%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.48%) CCNA
3 3 (2.48%) MCP
3 3 (2.48%) MCSE
4 2 (1.65%) CCDP
4 2 (1.65%) CCNP
4 2 (1.65%) CISSP
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCSD
5 1 (0.83%) PhD
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) GCP
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.74%) Docker
3 10 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.79%) XenApp
5 5 (4.13%) vSphere
6 4 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (30.58%) Ansible
2 23 (19.01%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (18.18%) Puppet
4 10 (8.26%) Terraform
5 6 (4.96%) Consul
5 6 (4.96%) Rundeck
6 5 (4.13%) SCCM
7 4 (3.31%) Kubernetes
7 4 (3.31%) SCOM
7 4 (3.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (3.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.65%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.65%) HockeyApp
8 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.65%) Nagios
8 2 (1.65%) Packer
8 2 (1.65%) PowerCLI
8 2 (1.65%) yum
9 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) VMware
3 12 (9.92%) Citrix
4 11 (9.09%) Cisco
5 9 (7.44%) Google
6 8 (6.61%) Oracle
7 6 (4.96%) CA
7 6 (4.96%) RedGate
7 6 (4.96%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.96%) Splunk
7 6 (4.96%) Symantec
7 6 (4.96%) Varonis
8 5 (4.13%) Adobe
9 4 (3.31%) Avaloq
9 4 (3.31%) FIS
9 4 (3.31%) Fiserv
9 4 (3.31%) HP
9 4 (3.31%) Misys
10 3 (2.48%) F5
11 2 (1.65%) Twitter