Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 139 142
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 18 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.39% 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.38% 2.05% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -19.09% +2.33% +95.45%

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 756 487 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.99% 19.17% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 454 291 237
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,162 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.98% +10.53% +13.77%
10th Percentile £30,375 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 18 (100.00%) AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Node.js
2 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) IaaS
4 7 (38.89%) React
4 7 (38.89%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon S3
5 6 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Cloud Native
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
7 4 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) JBoss
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

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 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) lighttpd
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Amazon S3
2 7 (38.89%) IaaS
3 4 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (16.67%) Azure
5 1 (5.56%) Akamai
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) SMTP
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (16.67%) Impala
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (16.67%) QlikView
1 3 (16.67%) Sqoop
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Babel
4 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
4 1 (5.56%) Mocha
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) React Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Node.js
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) React
3 7 (38.89%) RESTful
3 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 3 (16.67%) AWS Amplify
5 3 (16.67%) React Native
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (11.11%) OAuth
6 2 (11.11%) OpenID
6 2 (11.11%) SAML
7 1 (5.56%) FastCGI
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) OAuth2
7 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Native
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Fintech
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) Bourne shell
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) C-shell
5 2 (11.11%) ES6
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) HDFS
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
2 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Okta