Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 48 86
Rank change year-on-year +27 +38 -16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 237 127 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.36% 4.80% 2.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.17% 29.47% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 129 72 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +39.66% -0.56%
10th Percentile £34,750 £37,618 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £81,625
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +3.53%

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 492 431 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.42% 16.30% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 281 287 144
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £72,125
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.19% +6.25%

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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 135 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (33.33%) Python
4 77 (32.49%) DevOps
5 76 (32.07%) Linux
6 70 (29.54%) Java
7 63 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (24.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 54 (22.78%) Git (software)
9 54 (22.78%) JavaScript
10 49 (20.68%) Microservices
11 48 (20.25%) Finance
12 47 (19.83%) Windows
13 46 (19.41%) Ansible
14 45 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 45 (18.99%) Puppet
15 44 (18.57%) Terraform
16 43 (18.14%) React
17 42 (17.72%) Jenkins
18 40 (16.88%) AngularJS
18 40 (16.88%) Unix
19 39 (16.46%) SQL
19 39 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
20 36 (15.19%) JIRA
21 34 (14.35%) Elastic Stack
22 33 (13.92%) Scrum
22 33 (13.92%) Open Source
22 33 (13.92%) SaaS
23 32 (13.50%) Software Engineering
24 31 (13.08%) Ruby

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 21 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (6.75%) Confluence
3 11 (4.64%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.80%) Apache
5 8 (3.38%) SAS
6 6 (2.53%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.53%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.11%) JBoss
8 4 (1.69%) CMS
8 4 (1.69%) nginx
8 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 135 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (24.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 33 (13.92%) SaaS
4 18 (7.59%) Office 365
5 15 (6.33%) Serverless
6 13 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (5.06%) Slack
8 11 (4.64%) Amazon S3
8 11 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.38%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (2.11%) IaaS
11 5 (2.11%) PaaS
12 4 (1.69%) Akamai
12 4 (1.69%) npm
13 3 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (1.27%) Datadog
14 2 (0.84%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.75%) Firewall
2 14 (5.91%) Wireless
3 8 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.95%) DNS
4 7 (2.95%) SAN
5 5 (2.11%) LAN
5 5 (2.11%) Network Security
6 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.69%) HTTP
6 4 (1.69%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.69%) Telepresence
6 4 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.69%) WAN
6 4 (1.69%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.84%) SSH
7 2 (0.84%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) SMTP
8 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (7.59%) MySQL
4 15 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.91%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.91%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.49%) Big Data
7 12 (5.06%) SQLite
8 11 (4.64%) DB2
9 8 (3.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (3.38%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.95%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.53%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.11%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.69%) SAS EBI
14 3 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.27%) Sqoop
15 2 (0.84%) OpenTSDB
15 2 (0.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 54 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 42 (17.72%) Jenkins
3 36 (15.19%) JIRA
4 30 (12.66%) GoCD
4 30 (12.66%) Subversion
5 28 (11.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 28 (11.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (11.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (10.97%) IBM UrbanCode
7 14 (5.91%) Bitbucket
7 14 (5.91%) Selenium
8 12 (5.06%) Cucumber
8 12 (5.06%) git-flow
9 8 (3.38%) Maven
10 7 (2.95%) GitLab
11 5 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.11%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.69%) Gatling
12 4 (1.69%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 48 (20.25%) Finance
2 22 (9.28%) Banking
3 16 (6.75%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.84%) Advertising
5 2 (0.84%) Games
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (20.68%) Architect
2 45 (18.99%) Developer
3 40 (16.88%) Consultant
4 31 (13.08%) Senior Consultant
5 29 (12.24%) Senior DevOps
6 26 (10.97%) DevOps Consultant
6 26 (10.97%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 24 (10.13%) Cloud Architect
8 22 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.75%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (6.33%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (5.91%) Cisco Architect
12 13 (5.49%) Software Engineer
13 12 (5.06%) Cloud Engineer
13 12 (5.06%) Java Developer
14 11 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
14 11 (4.64%) Technical Architect
15 10 (4.22%) Azure Architect
15 10 (4.22%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.80%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.14%) React
2 40 (16.88%) AngularJS
3 34 (14.35%) Elastic Stack
4 30 (12.66%) HTML
5 27 (11.39%) Node.js
6 26 (10.97%) CSS
7 21 (8.86%) .NET
8 19 (8.02%) Web Services
9 16 (6.75%) HTML5
10 15 (6.33%) Symfony
11 13 (5.49%) jQuery
12 12 (5.06%) CSS3
12 12 (5.06%) LESS
13 11 (4.64%) Middleware
14 9 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET
15 6 (2.53%) Kafka
15 6 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
16 5 (2.11%) Backbone.js
16 5 (2.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.81%) Data Centre
2 26 (10.97%) Public Cloud
3 25 (10.55%) User Experience
4 17 (7.17%) Fintech
5 15 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (5.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (3.38%) Cloud Native
8 7 (2.95%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.69%) Clustering
11 4 (1.69%) DataPower
11 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.27%) NHS
13 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.84%) Blog
13 2 (0.84%) Cyberattack
13 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 76 (32.07%) Linux
2 47 (19.83%) Windows
3 40 (16.88%) Unix
4 11 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.38%) Solaris
5 8 (3.38%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.95%) AIX
7 6 (2.53%) HPUX
7 6 (2.53%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.11%) Android
8 5 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.27%) SmartOS
10 2 (0.84%) CentOS
10 2 (0.84%) Debian
11 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.49%) DevOps
3 63 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (20.68%) Microservices
5 45 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 33 (13.92%) Open Source
6 33 (13.92%) Scrum
7 32 (13.50%) Software Engineering
8 26 (10.97%) Customer Engagement
9 20 (8.44%) OO
10 19 (8.02%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.59%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (6.75%) Kanban
13 15 (6.33%) TDD
14 14 (5.91%) BDD
14 14 (5.91%) Coaching
14 14 (5.91%) Front End Development
14 14 (5.91%) Presales
15 13 (5.49%) Configuration Management
15 13 (5.49%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 79 (33.33%) Python
2 70 (29.54%) Java
3 54 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.46%) SQL
5 31 (13.08%) Ruby
6 23 (9.70%) C#
7 20 (8.44%) PHP
8 17 (7.17%) ES6
9 10 (4.22%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.11%) R
11 5 (2.11%) Scala
12 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.27%) Perl
13 3 (1.27%) SAS Macro
13 3 (1.27%) VBA
14 2 (0.84%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.84%) Go
14 2 (0.84%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (5.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.53%) CISSP
2 6 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (2.53%) MCSE
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.11%) MCSA
4 4 (1.69%) CCNP
4 4 (1.69%) CISA
4 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.69%) CISM
4 4 (1.69%) CRISC
5 3 (1.27%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.84%) CEH
6 2 (0.84%) GIAC
6 2 (0.84%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.84%) SSCP
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (2.11%) GDPR
3 4 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (10.13%) Docker
2 17 (7.17%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.22%) VMware NSX
4 9 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.11%) HDFS
7 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) NFS
8 1 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (19.41%) Ansible
2 45 (18.99%) Puppet
3 44 (18.57%) Terraform
4 39 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (11.39%) Consul
6 26 (10.97%) Rundeck
7 12 (5.06%) Kubernetes
8 6 (2.53%) Kibana
8 6 (2.53%) Oozie
9 4 (1.69%) Mesos
9 4 (1.69%) Packer
9 4 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.27%) Cacti
10 3 (1.27%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.27%) Salt
11 2 (0.84%) Grafana
11 2 (0.84%) logstash
11 2 (0.84%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.84%) Sysdig
11 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (13.08%) Splunk
2 28 (11.81%) ServiceNow
3 27 (11.39%) VMware
4 26 (10.97%) Delphix
4 26 (10.97%) RedGate
5 24 (10.13%) Google
6 21 (8.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (6.33%) Cisco
7 15 (6.33%) Oracle
8 9 (3.80%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.53%) HP
9 6 (2.53%) IBM
10 4 (1.69%) Cognos
10 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.69%) Teradata
10 4 (1.69%) Veritas
11 3 (1.27%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.27%) Perforce
11 3 (1.27%) SaltStack