Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 70 111
Rank change year-on-year +54 +41 -50
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 272 69 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.31% 3.14% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.62% 26.95% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 183 47 31
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £82,750 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% -

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 498 256 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.89% 11.64% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 310 183 124
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,225 £31,500 £28,575
90th Percentile £68,875 £75,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 159 (58.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (42.28%) DevOps
3 102 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (33.82%) Ansible
5 86 (31.62%) Linux
6 73 (26.84%) Jenkins
7 69 (25.37%) Puppet
8 67 (24.63%) Windows
9 63 (23.16%) Python
10 62 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
11 56 (20.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 53 (19.49%) Docker
13 52 (19.12%) Project Management
14 50 (18.38%) Banking
15 49 (18.01%) Finance
16 48 (17.65%) GCP
17 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
18 41 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (15.07%) VMware
18 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
19 39 (14.34%) PMP
19 39 (14.34%) PRINCE2
20 38 (13.97%) Continuous Delivery
21 37 (13.60%) Kubernetes
22 36 (13.24%) Public Cloud
22 36 (13.24%) Terraform
22 36 (13.24%) SaaS
22 36 (13.24%) JavaScript
23 35 (12.87%) Change Management
23 35 (12.87%) Retail Banking

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 10 (3.68%) OpenStack
2 8 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.21%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.47%) JBoss
6 3 (1.10%) Apache
6 3 (1.10%) SAS
6 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) WildFly
8 1 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (9.56%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) Maya
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 159 (58.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (20.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 36 (13.24%) SaaS
4 30 (11.03%) PaaS
5 28 (10.29%) IaaS
6 25 (9.19%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (5.15%) Office 365
8 10 (3.68%) GitHub
9 7 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (2.57%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.21%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.74%) npm
13 2 (0.74%) Route 53
13 2 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.51%) Network Security
2 10 (3.68%) Firewall
3 7 (2.57%) VPN
4 6 (2.21%) DNS
4 6 (2.21%) Wireless
5 4 (1.47%) SAN
6 3 (1.10%) SSL
6 3 (1.10%) WAN
7 2 (0.74%) BGP
7 2 (0.74%) DHCP
7 2 (0.74%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.74%) IPsec
7 2 (0.74%) MPLS
7 2 (0.74%) SMTP
7 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.37%) LAN
8 1 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.31%) Big Data
3 8 (2.94%) MySQL
4 6 (2.21%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.21%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.47%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.74%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.74%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.37%) HBase
9 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.37%) OpenTSDB
9 1 (0.37%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 73 (26.84%) Jenkins
2 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 32 (11.76%) JIRA
4 31 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (11.03%) GoCD
6 29 (10.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (10.66%) Subversion
7 25 (9.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (9.19%) IBM UrbanCode
8 13 (4.78%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.57%) Maven
10 6 (2.21%) GitLab
11 4 (1.47%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.74%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.74%) Codeship
12 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.74%) Selenium
12 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.74%) webpack
13 1 (0.37%) JUnit
General
1 50 (18.38%) Banking
2 49 (18.01%) Finance
3 35 (12.87%) Retail Banking
4 21 (7.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (22.06%) Consultant
2 45 (16.54%) Cloud Engineer
3 39 (14.34%) Project Manager
4 33 (12.13%) Senior DevOps
5 32 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (9.19%) DevOps Consultant
6 25 (9.19%) Senior Consultant
6 25 (9.19%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 23 (8.46%) Architect
7 23 (8.46%) Software Project Manager
8 20 (7.35%) Developer
9 18 (6.62%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (6.62%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) VMware Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) IT Manager
11 13 (4.78%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (4.78%) Server Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.40%) Web Services
2 26 (9.56%) Elastic Stack
3 20 (7.35%) HTML
3 20 (7.35%) React
4 18 (6.62%) CSS
5 17 (6.25%) Node.js
6 13 (4.78%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.41%) .NET
7 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 11 (4.04%) JSON
9 8 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (2.57%) .NET Framework
10 7 (2.57%) RESTful
11 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (1.84%) HTML5
12 5 (1.84%) Kafka
12 5 (1.84%) React Native
13 4 (1.47%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.47%) Sass
13 4 (1.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.24%) Public Cloud
2 20 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.04%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.04%) Fintech
4 11 (4.04%) Private Cloud
5 9 (3.31%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (2.21%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.84%) User Experience
8 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Blog
10 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.37%) Clustering
10 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.37%) PKI
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (31.62%) Linux
2 67 (24.63%) Windows
3 25 (9.19%) Unix
4 24 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.57%) CentOS
6 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.21%) Android
7 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (42.28%) DevOps
2 102 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (19.12%) Project Management
4 41 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (14.34%) PRINCE2
6 38 (13.97%) Continuous Delivery
7 35 (12.87%) Change Management
8 32 (11.76%) Microservices
8 32 (11.76%) Open Source
9 31 (11.40%) Software Delivery
10 29 (10.66%) Presales
10 29 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (10.29%) SDLC
12 26 (9.56%) Project Planning
13 25 (9.19%) Customer Engagement
14 23 (8.46%) Mentoring
15 22 (8.09%) Software Engineering
16 20 (7.35%) Migration
17 18 (6.62%) Load Balancing
18 17 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.16%) Python
2 36 (13.24%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.19%) Ruby
4 24 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 23 (8.46%) SQL
6 21 (7.72%) Java
7 19 (6.99%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.51%) C#
9 6 (2.21%) C
9 6 (2.21%) Perl
10 5 (1.84%) Apple Swift
10 5 (1.84%) Kotlin
10 5 (1.84%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.47%) ES6
11 4 (1.47%) PHP
12 3 (1.10%) R
13 2 (0.74%) Scala
14 1 (0.37%) Go
14 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (14.34%) PMP
2 29 (10.66%) AWS Certification
3 17 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.88%) MCSE
5 13 (4.78%) PMI Certification
6 12 (4.41%) MCSA
7 10 (3.68%) Degree
8 7 (2.57%) CCNA
8 7 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.47%) MCP
10 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) VCAP
10 2 (0.74%) VCDX
11 1 (0.37%) MCSD
11 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.65%) GCP
2 13 (4.78%) QA
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.37%) EMIR
5 1 (0.37%) FATCA
5 1 (0.37%) MiFID
5 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 53 (19.49%) Docker
2 26 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 14 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (3.31%) VMware NSX
6 7 (2.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.10%) HDFS
9 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.37%) KVM
10 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 92 (33.82%) Ansible
2 69 (25.37%) Puppet
3 62 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (13.60%) Kubernetes
5 36 (13.24%) Terraform
6 31 (11.40%) Rundeck
7 29 (10.66%) Consul
8 15 (5.51%) vCenter Server
9 6 (2.21%) Nagios
10 4 (1.47%) Rancher
10 4 (1.47%) yum
11 3 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.74%) Oozie
12 2 (0.74%) SCCM
13 1 (0.37%) Cacti
13 1 (0.37%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.37%) HockeyApp
13 1 (0.37%) Kibana
13 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
1 41 (15.07%) VMware
2 30 (11.03%) Splunk
3 25 (9.19%) Delphix
3 25 (9.19%) RedGate
3 25 (9.19%) ServiceNow
4 23 (8.46%) Cisco
5 16 (5.88%) Google
6 15 (5.51%) Oracle
7 14 (5.15%) SAP
8 13 (4.78%) IBM
9 12 (4.41%) HP
10 7 (2.57%) Citrix
11 5 (1.84%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.84%) Veeam
11 5 (1.84%) Zerto
12 4 (1.47%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.47%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.47%) New Relic
13 2 (0.74%) Red Hat