Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 139 135
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.48% 1.85% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £68,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +150.00% -65.41%
10th Percentile £46,250 £57,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £84,375 £28,750
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.71% +33.89% -23.40%

Amazon EC2 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 483 433 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.08% 16.28% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 281 288 144
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 EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (58.33%) Serverless
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (41.67%) Scala
5 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
5 5 (41.67%) Node.js
5 5 (41.67%) ETL
5 5 (41.67%) Oozie
5 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
5 5 (41.67%) Big Data
5 5 (41.67%) Kafka
5 5 (41.67%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
5 5 (41.67%) HDFS
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (33.33%) Terraform
6 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

Amazon EC2
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 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
3 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (58.33%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (58.33%) Serverless
4 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (16.67%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (16.67%) Datadog
6 2 (16.67%) GitHub
6 2 (16.67%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
2 5 (41.67%) Big Data
2 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (25.00%) Sqoop
4 2 (16.67%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (16.67%) Parquet
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) HBase
5 1 (8.33%) Impala
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Presto
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (16.67%) GitLab
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Kafka
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
3 2 (16.67%) PostGIS
3 2 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
3 2 (16.67%) Samza
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Express
4 1 (8.33%) GraphQL
4 1 (8.33%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Native
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Data Science
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Scala
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) R
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Go
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) MCSA
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) HDFS
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Oozie
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (16.67%) Grafana
4 2 (16.67%) Kibana
4 2 (16.67%) logstash
4 2 (16.67%) Mesos
4 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (16.67%) Prometheus
4 2 (16.67%) Puppet
4 2 (16.67%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) Google