Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 26 69
Rank change year-on-year +5 +43 +16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 232 211 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.35% 7.82% 3.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.64% 43.15% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 124 47
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.06% +4.21%
10th Percentile £36,025 £34,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £72,125 £81,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +11.73% -0.56%

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 477 489 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.22% 18.12% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 278 308 149
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £72,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 130 (56.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (28.88%) Linux
4 65 (28.02%) DevOps
5 64 (27.59%) Python
6 62 (26.72%) Java
6 62 (26.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 59 (25.43%) Windows
8 56 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (23.28%) JavaScript
10 51 (21.98%) Microservices
11 49 (21.12%) Git (software)
12 47 (20.26%) Finance
13 46 (19.83%) Unix
14 45 (19.40%) Terraform
15 44 (18.97%) React
15 44 (18.97%) Ansible
16 43 (18.53%) SaaS
16 43 (18.53%) Puppet
17 42 (18.10%) Continuous Delivery
18 41 (17.67%) AngularJS
19 40 (17.24%) Jenkins
20 38 (16.38%) SQL
21 37 (15.95%) SQL Server
21 37 (15.95%) JIRA
22 36 (15.52%) Splunk
23 35 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
24 34 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
24 34 (14.66%) Scrum
25 33 (14.22%) Software Engineering

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 23 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.47%) Confluence
3 7 (3.02%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.02%) SAS
4 6 (2.59%) Apache
4 6 (2.59%) MQSeries
5 4 (1.72%) JBoss
5 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 130 (56.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (26.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 43 (18.53%) SaaS
4 25 (10.78%) Office 365
5 15 (6.47%) PaaS
6 11 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (4.74%) Serverless
7 9 (3.88%) Slack
8 8 (3.45%) IaaS
9 7 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (3.02%) Amazon S3
9 7 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (3.02%) npm
10 4 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.72%) Datadog
11 3 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.90%) LAN
1 16 (6.90%) WAN
1 16 (6.90%) Wireless
2 13 (5.60%) Firewall
3 12 (5.17%) SAN
4 11 (4.74%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (4.74%) Network Security
4 11 (4.74%) Telepresence
4 11 (4.74%) Unified Communications
5 7 (3.02%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.72%) Internet
6 4 (1.72%) VLAN
7 3 (1.29%) BGP
7 3 (1.29%) DHCP
7 3 (1.29%) GoToMeeting
7 3 (1.29%) MPLS
7 3 (1.29%) Skype
7 3 (1.29%) VPN
7 3 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.78%) MySQL
3 22 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.60%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.31%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.88%) SQLite
8 8 (3.45%) Big Data
8 8 (3.45%) DB2
9 7 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.59%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.72%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.72%) Mixpanel
12 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.29%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (21.12%) Git (software)
2 40 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 37 (15.95%) JIRA
4 35 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (12.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 30 (12.93%) Subversion
6 29 (12.50%) GoCD
7 27 (11.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (11.64%) IBM UrbanCode
8 12 (5.17%) Selenium
9 10 (4.31%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.88%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.88%) git-flow
11 7 (3.02%) webpack
12 4 (1.72%) gulp
12 4 (1.72%) NUnit
13 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (0.86%) JUnit
14 2 (0.86%) Maven
14 2 (0.86%) Travis CI
General
1 47 (20.26%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Retail
3 14 (6.03%) Banking
4 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.86%) Advertising
6 2 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (21.55%) Developer
2 38 (16.38%) Architect
3 31 (13.36%) Consultant
3 31 (13.36%) Senior DevOps
4 27 (11.64%) DevOps Consultant
4 27 (11.64%) Senior Consultant
4 27 (11.64%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 18 (7.76%) AWS Engineer
5 18 (7.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 15 (6.47%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (5.60%) Cisco Architect
9 13 (5.60%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.60%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (4.74%) Cisco Network Architect
11 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.74%) Network Architect
11 11 (4.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.97%) React
2 41 (17.67%) AngularJS
3 33 (14.22%) Elastic Stack
4 29 (12.50%) .NET
4 29 (12.50%) CSS
5 28 (12.07%) HTML
6 16 (6.90%) Node.js
6 16 (6.90%) Web Services
7 15 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (6.47%) Symfony
8 11 (4.74%) CSS3
8 11 (4.74%) HTML5
8 11 (4.74%) jQuery
9 10 (4.31%) LESS
9 10 (4.31%) Middleware
10 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (3.02%) JSON
11 7 (3.02%) RESTful
11 7 (3.02%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.64%) User Experience
2 26 (11.21%) Public Cloud
3 24 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 21 (9.05%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (6.03%) Private Cloud
6 12 (5.17%) Fintech
7 9 (3.88%) Cloud Native
8 8 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.02%) Replication
10 4 (1.72%) Clustering
10 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.86%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.86%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.88%) Linux
2 59 (25.43%) Windows
3 46 (19.83%) Unix
4 14 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.45%) Solaris
6 7 (3.02%) AIX
6 7 (3.02%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.59%) Android
7 6 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.59%) HPUX
8 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.72%) SmartOS
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (28.02%) DevOps
3 56 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (21.98%) Microservices
5 42 (18.10%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (14.66%) Scrum
7 33 (14.22%) Software Engineering
8 30 (12.93%) Open Source
9 27 (11.64%) Customer Engagement
10 21 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (7.33%) OO
12 15 (6.47%) Kanban
12 15 (6.47%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.03%) MVC
14 13 (5.60%) BDD
14 13 (5.60%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (5.60%) Front End Development
14 13 (5.60%) Presales
14 13 (5.60%) Test Automation
15 12 (5.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.59%) Python
2 62 (26.72%) Java
3 54 (23.28%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.38%) SQL
5 28 (12.07%) C#
6 19 (8.19%) PHP
7 18 (7.76%) ES6
8 17 (7.33%) Ruby
9 6 (2.59%) Perl
9 6 (2.59%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.59%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.16%) R
10 5 (2.16%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.86%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.86%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.43%) C-shell
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (6.03%) CCNP
1 14 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (4.74%) Degree
3 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.16%) MCSE
3 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.72%) MCSA
5 3 (1.29%) CCIE
5 3 (1.29%) CEH
5 3 (1.29%) CISSP
5 3 (1.29%) GIAC
5 3 (1.29%) SSCP
6 2 (0.86%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.86%) MCP
6 2 (0.86%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (7.76%) Docker
2 12 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.86%) HDFS
5 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) NFS
6 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (19.40%) Terraform
2 44 (18.97%) Ansible
3 43 (18.53%) Puppet
4 34 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (13.36%) Consul
6 27 (11.64%) Rundeck
7 10 (4.31%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (1.29%) Graphite
10 2 (0.86%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.86%) Icinga
10 2 (0.86%) Kibana
10 2 (0.86%) logstash
10 2 (0.86%) Mesos
10 2 (0.86%) Packer
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.43%) SCCM
11 1 (0.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (15.52%) Splunk
2 29 (12.50%) RedGate
3 27 (11.64%) Delphix
3 27 (11.64%) ServiceNow
4 25 (10.78%) Microsoft
5 24 (10.34%) Google
6 17 (7.33%) Cisco
6 17 (7.33%) VMware
7 16 (6.90%) Oracle
8 9 (3.88%) HP
9 6 (2.59%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.16%) Fiserv
11 4 (1.72%) Veritas
12 3 (1.29%) Infoblox
12 3 (1.29%) NetApp
12 3 (1.29%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.29%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.29%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.29%) Talend
13 2 (0.86%) AppDynamics