Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 64 83
Rank change year-on-year +38 +19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 208 66 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.65% 3.03% 2.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.54% 29.20% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 121 47 39
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.73% -0.56% -4.26%

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 467 226 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.18% 10.36% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 285 148 141
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +9.64% -7.78%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,125 £29,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,875 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -5.56%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 115 (55.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (44.71%) DevOps
3 82 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (30.77%) Ansible
5 59 (28.37%) Linux
6 55 (26.44%) Puppet
7 54 (25.96%) Finance
8 53 (25.48%) Python
9 52 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 49 (23.56%) Windows
11 48 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
12 43 (20.67%) Banking
12 43 (20.67%) Git (software)
13 41 (19.71%) Google Cloud Platform
14 40 (19.23%) Docker
15 36 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (16.35%) JavaScript
16 34 (16.35%) GCP
17 32 (15.38%) Change Management
18 31 (14.90%) Microsoft
18 31 (14.90%) Continuous Delivery
19 30 (14.42%) Retail Banking
20 26 (12.50%) Java
20 26 (12.50%) Web Services
20 26 (12.50%) Ruby
20 26 (12.50%) Microservices
20 26 (12.50%) Public Cloud
20 26 (12.50%) Software Delivery
20 26 (12.50%) Terraform
21 25 (12.02%) AWS Certification

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 9 (4.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.85%) JBoss
3 5 (2.40%) Apache
4 4 (1.92%) Confluence
4 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.44%) IIS
5 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.48%) CMS
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (10.10%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Finacle
1 4 (1.92%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 115 (55.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (19.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (8.17%) IaaS
3 17 (8.17%) SaaS
4 12 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.77%) PaaS
5 11 (5.29%) Office 365
6 8 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.37%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.96%) npm
10 2 (0.96%) Serverless
11 1 (0.48%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.48%) Slack
11 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) Firewall
2 7 (3.37%) Network Security
2 7 (3.37%) SAN
2 7 (3.37%) VPN
3 5 (2.40%) DNS
4 4 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
5 3 (1.44%) IPsec
6 2 (0.96%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.96%) H.323
6 2 (0.96%) NX-OS
6 2 (0.96%) SSL
6 2 (0.96%) VoIP
6 2 (0.96%) WAN
7 1 (0.48%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.88%) MySQL
2 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.96%) Big Data
5 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.96%) OpenTSDB
5 2 (0.96%) Parquet
5 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.48%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 52 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 43 (20.67%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.02%) JIRA
4 23 (11.06%) GoCD
5 22 (10.58%) Subversion
5 22 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (9.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (8.65%) IBM UrbanCode
9 7 (3.37%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.40%) Maven
12 2 (0.96%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.96%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.96%) GCC
12 2 (0.96%) Hudson
12 2 (0.96%) Mocha
12 2 (0.96%) Protractor
12 2 (0.96%) Selenium
12 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 54 (25.96%) Finance
2 43 (20.67%) Banking
3 30 (14.42%) Retail Banking
4 25 (12.02%) Retail
5 6 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (24.52%) Consultant
2 34 (16.35%) Cloud Engineer
3 29 (13.94%) Project Manager
4 24 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (9.62%) Developer
5 20 (9.62%) Senior DevOps
6 19 (9.13%) Senior Consultant
6 19 (9.13%) Software Project Manager
7 18 (8.65%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (8.65%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Manager
8 14 (6.73%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (6.25%) Retail Banking Project Manager
10 11 (5.29%) Banking Project Manager
10 11 (5.29%) Mortgage Project Manager
10 11 (5.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 10 (4.81%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.33%) Cloud Consultant
13 8 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
13 8 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.50%) Web Services
2 21 (10.10%) React
3 20 (9.62%) Elastic Stack
4 16 (7.69%) HTML
5 13 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 13 (6.25%) CSS
6 12 (5.77%) Node.js
7 9 (4.33%) .NET
8 8 (3.85%) RESTful
8 8 (3.85%) Spring
9 7 (3.37%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.88%) JSP
11 5 (2.40%) Redux
12 4 (1.92%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.92%) React Native
12 4 (1.92%) Spring MVC
13 3 (1.44%) Apache Flex
13 3 (1.44%) Java EE
13 3 (1.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 7 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (2.88%) Fintech
4 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.92%) User Experience
5 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) PKI
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.37%) Linux
2 49 (23.56%) Windows
3 22 (10.58%) Unix
4 20 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.88%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.40%) Android
8 5 (2.40%) CentOS
8 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (44.71%) DevOps
2 82 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (15.38%) Change Management
5 31 (14.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 26 (12.50%) Microservices
6 26 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 25 (12.02%) Open Source
7 25 (12.02%) PRINCE2
7 25 (12.02%) Project Management
7 25 (12.02%) Project Planning
8 23 (11.06%) SDLC
9 22 (10.58%) Migration
10 20 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (9.13%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.65%) Customer Engagement
12 18 (8.65%) TDD
13 17 (8.17%) ITIL
13 17 (8.17%) Mentoring
14 16 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.48%) Python
2 34 (16.35%) JavaScript
3 26 (12.50%) Java
3 26 (12.50%) Ruby
4 18 (8.65%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.69%) SQL
6 11 (5.29%) C#
6 11 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.33%) Perl
8 6 (2.88%) PHP
9 4 (1.92%) ES6
10 3 (1.44%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.44%) C++
10 3 (1.44%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.44%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.96%) Go
11 2 (0.96%) Scala
12 1 (0.48%) R
12 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (12.02%) AWS Certification
1 25 (12.02%) PMP
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.69%) MCSE
4 9 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.33%) MCSA
5 7 (3.37%) CCNA
5 7 (3.37%) MCP
6 5 (2.40%) Degree
7 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) CCDP
9 2 (0.96%) CCNP
9 2 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.96%) MCSD
10 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.35%) GCP
2 14 (6.73%) QA
3 4 (1.92%) SLA
4 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.48%) EMIR
5 1 (0.48%) FATCA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) MiFID
5 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (19.23%) Docker
2 21 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.81%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.48%) HDFS
8 1 (0.48%) KVM
8 1 (0.48%) vCloud
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (30.77%) Ansible
2 55 (26.44%) Puppet
3 48 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (12.50%) Terraform
5 24 (11.54%) Rundeck
6 22 (10.58%) Consul
7 20 (9.62%) Kubernetes
8 7 (3.37%) vCenter Server
9 4 (1.92%) Nagios
10 2 (0.96%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.96%) Kibana
10 2 (0.96%) logstash
10 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.96%) Packer
10 2 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.96%) yum
11 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.48%) Mesos
11 1 (0.48%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 31 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.06%) VMware
3 22 (10.58%) Splunk
4 18 (8.65%) RedGate
4 18 (8.65%) ServiceNow
5 11 (5.29%) Google
6 10 (4.81%) Citrix
7 9 (4.33%) Oracle
8 8 (3.85%) Cisco
9 7 (3.37%) IBM
10 6 (2.88%) HP
10 6 (2.88%) SAP
11 4 (1.92%) Avaloq
11 4 (1.92%) FIS
11 4 (1.92%) Fiserv
11 4 (1.92%) Misys
12 3 (1.44%) F5
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.96%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.96%) Perforce