Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 63 95
Rank change year-on-year +43 +32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 233 101 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.24% 3.75% 1.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.16% 24.16% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 130 66 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.65% +41.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £60,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%

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 474 418 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.79% 15.53% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 272 287 128
Edinburgh median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £41,421
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% +8.64% +3.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.72% +3.75%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 143 (61.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (35.19%) DevOps
3 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (31.76%) Linux
5 64 (27.47%) Python
6 60 (25.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 56 (24.03%) Ansible
8 55 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (22.32%) Git (software)
10 49 (21.03%) Java
11 48 (20.60%) Puppet
12 47 (20.17%) Jenkins
13 46 (19.74%) Terraform
14 44 (18.88%) Windows
14 44 (18.88%) Finance
15 43 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
16 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
17 40 (17.17%) Microservices
18 36 (15.45%) SQL
18 36 (15.45%) Unix
19 35 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
19 35 (15.02%) SaaS
20 33 (14.16%) VMware
21 32 (13.73%) Docker
21 32 (13.73%) Splunk
22 31 (13.30%) JIRA
23 30 (12.88%) Open Source
23 30 (12.88%) Data Centre
23 30 (12.88%) React
23 30 (12.88%) Elastic Stack

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 16 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.15%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.72%) Confluence
4 10 (4.29%) Apache
5 8 (3.43%) Apache Pig
6 7 (3.00%) SAS
7 6 (2.58%) MQSeries
8 5 (2.15%) JBoss
9 4 (1.72%) CMS
9 4 (1.72%) nginx
10 3 (1.29%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.43%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.43%) Maya
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 143 (61.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (25.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 35 (15.02%) SaaS
4 17 (7.30%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (6.44%) Office 365
6 12 (5.15%) IaaS
7 10 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.29%) Serverless
8 9 (3.86%) Slack
9 8 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (3.43%) Amazon S3
9 8 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.43%) PaaS
10 5 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (1.72%) Akamai
11 4 (1.72%) CloudFront
11 4 (1.72%) GitHub
12 3 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.87%) Wireless
2 12 (5.15%) Firewall
3 7 (3.00%) DNS
3 7 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.72%) HTTP
4 4 (1.72%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (1.72%) SAN
4 4 (1.72%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.29%) VPN
6 2 (0.86%) SSH
6 2 (0.86%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) BGP
7 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.43%) Internet
7 1 (0.43%) IPsec
7 1 (0.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) VLAN
7 1 (0.43%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.73%) Big Data
3 15 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.58%) Hadoop
5 12 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.72%) DB2
6 11 (4.72%) MySQL
7 9 (3.86%) Apache Hive
7 9 (3.86%) SQLite
8 7 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.15%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.29%) SAS EBI
12 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.86%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 52 (22.32%) Git (software)
2 47 (20.17%) Jenkins
3 31 (13.30%) JIRA
4 29 (12.45%) GoCD
4 29 (12.45%) Subversion
5 27 (11.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (11.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (10.73%) IBM UrbanCode
8 11 (4.72%) Bitbucket
8 11 (4.72%) Maven
8 11 (4.72%) Selenium
9 10 (4.29%) GitLab
10 9 (3.86%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.86%) git-flow
11 7 (3.00%) Vagrant
12 5 (2.15%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.72%) Gatling
13 4 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.72%) Travis CI
General
1 44 (18.88%) Finance
2 25 (10.73%) Banking
3 12 (5.15%) Retail
4 8 (3.43%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.29%) Advertising
7 2 (0.86%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (23.18%) Architect
2 43 (18.45%) Consultant
3 34 (14.59%) Developer
4 33 (14.16%) Cloud Architect
5 30 (12.88%) Senior Consultant
5 30 (12.88%) Senior DevOps
6 26 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (10.73%) DevOps Consultant
7 25 (10.73%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 17 (7.30%) Azure Architect
9 16 (6.87%) AWS Architect
9 16 (6.87%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) Cisco Architect
10 13 (5.58%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (5.15%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.29%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.86%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.58%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.88%) Elastic Stack
1 30 (12.88%) React
2 27 (11.59%) AngularJS
3 24 (10.30%) Node.js
4 22 (9.44%) HTML
5 18 (7.73%) CSS
6 16 (6.87%) .NET
7 15 (6.44%) Web Services
8 14 (6.01%) HTML5
9 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.29%) Symfony
11 9 (3.86%) CSS3
11 9 (3.86%) jQuery
11 9 (3.86%) LESS
11 9 (3.86%) Middleware
12 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (2.58%) Kafka
15 5 (2.15%) OAuth
15 5 (2.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.16%) Public Cloud
3 22 (9.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 19 (8.15%) Fintech
5 17 (7.30%) User Experience
6 12 (5.15%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.86%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.72%) DataPower
9 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.29%) Clustering
10 3 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.29%) NHS
10 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.86%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.86%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.86%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.76%) Linux
2 44 (18.88%) Windows
3 36 (15.45%) Unix
4 15 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.00%) Solaris
6 6 (2.58%) AIX
6 6 (2.58%) HPUX
6 6 (2.58%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.72%) CentOS
7 4 (1.72%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.86%) Android
9 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.86%) Debian
9 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.43%) SmartOS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (35.19%) DevOps
2 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (17.17%) Microservices
5 35 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (12.88%) Open Source
7 28 (12.02%) Scrum
7 28 (12.02%) Software Engineering
8 25 (10.73%) Customer Engagement
9 19 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (7.30%) Presales
10 17 (7.30%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.87%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.87%) OO
12 15 (6.44%) Deployment Automation
12 15 (6.44%) Migration
12 15 (6.44%) TDD
13 14 (6.01%) Analytics
14 13 (5.58%) Data Science
15 12 (5.15%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.47%) Python
2 49 (21.03%) Java
3 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.45%) SQL
5 22 (9.44%) Ruby
6 18 (7.73%) C#
7 14 (6.01%) PHP
8 12 (5.15%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.15%) ES6
9 9 (3.86%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.00%) Scala
11 5 (2.15%) R
12 3 (1.29%) SAS Macro
12 3 (1.29%) VBA
13 2 (0.86%) C
13 2 (0.86%) Go
13 2 (0.86%) Perl
13 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 17 (7.30%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.15%) MCSE
3 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.72%) CISA
4 4 (1.72%) CISM
4 4 (1.72%) CISSP
4 4 (1.72%) CRISC
4 4 (1.72%) MCSA
4 4 (1.72%) PMP
5 3 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) MCP
7 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.15%) GDPR
1 5 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.86%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (13.73%) Docker
2 17 (7.30%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.87%) VMware NSX
4 8 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.15%) HDFS
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) NFS
8 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (24.03%) Ansible
2 48 (20.60%) Puppet
3 46 (19.74%) Terraform
4 43 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (10.73%) Consul
5 25 (10.73%) Rundeck
6 19 (8.15%) Kubernetes
7 8 (3.43%) Oozie
8 4 (1.72%) Cacti
8 4 (1.72%) Capistrano
8 4 (1.72%) Kibana
8 4 (1.72%) Packer
8 4 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.29%) Rancher
9 3 (1.29%) Salt
10 2 (0.86%) Grafana
10 2 (0.86%) Mesos
10 2 (0.86%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.86%) Sysdig
10 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (14.16%) VMware
2 32 (13.73%) Splunk
3 29 (12.45%) Google
4 27 (11.59%) ServiceNow
5 25 (10.73%) Delphix
5 25 (10.73%) RedGate
6 21 (9.01%) Microsoft
7 17 (7.30%) Cisco
8 16 (6.87%) Oracle
9 11 (4.72%) IBM
10 9 (3.86%) Atlassian
10 9 (3.86%) HP
11 4 (1.72%) Cognos
11 4 (1.72%) Perforce
11 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.72%) Teradata
12 3 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.29%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.29%) SAP
12 3 (1.29%) Veritas