Period
to 25 March 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 135 140
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 8 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.42% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.65% 2.23% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £68,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.91% - -
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £62,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.31% +37.78% -9.09%

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 486 494 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.53% 18.64% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 267 302 161
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +9.06%
10th Percentile £28,100 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

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 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (37.50%) Kibana
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Hadoop

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 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (25.00%) Serverless
5 1 (12.50%) Akamai
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
1 2 (25.00%) Parquet
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) ICT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Security Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
1 2 (25.00%) PostGIS
1 2 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 2 (25.00%) Samza
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) GraphQL
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth2
2 1 (12.50%) OpenID
2 1 (12.50%) Redux
2 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) API Development
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) MCSA
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (37.50%) Kibana
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) logstash
3 2 (25.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Okta