Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +49
Permanent jobs citing AWS 141 349 265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.91% 13.56% 10.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.63% 45.50% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 88 208 193
Median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +5.00%

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 309 767 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.88% 29.80% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 188 460 306
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,100 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.86% -14.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,938
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Edinburgh

AWS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for AWS in Edinburgh

AWS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 66 (46.81%) Python
1 66 (46.81%) Azure
2 65 (46.10%) Java
3 47 (33.33%) DevOps
4 39 (27.66%) GCP
5 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
7 32 (22.70%) Linux
8 31 (21.99%) Windows
8 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
9 30 (21.28%) Docker
10 27 (19.15%) C#
11 26 (18.44%) Finance
12 23 (16.31%) Node.js
12 23 (16.31%) Kubernetes
13 22 (15.60%) SQL
14 20 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
15 19 (13.48%) Microservices
15 19 (13.48%) React
15 19 (13.48%) Microsoft
15 19 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (12.77%) .NET
16 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
17 17 (12.06%) Serverless
17 17 (12.06%) Web Services
17 17 (12.06%) Scala
18 16 (11.35%) PowerShell
19 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
19 15 (10.64%) Kafka
19 15 (10.64%) Active Directory

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 11 (7.80%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.84%) CMS
2 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.13%) Apache
4 2 (1.42%) Confluence
4 2 (1.42%) IIS
4 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.71%) Luigi
5 1 (0.71%) nginx
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 66 (46.81%) Azure
2 39 (27.66%) GCP
3 17 (12.06%) Serverless
4 14 (9.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (9.22%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (8.51%) Office 365
7 11 (7.80%) PaaS
8 10 (7.09%) SaaS
9 9 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (5.67%) IaaS
11 6 (4.26%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (3.55%) Amazon S3
13 3 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (1.42%) Trello
15 1 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.71%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Firewall
1 4 (2.84%) LAN
1 4 (2.84%) WAN
2 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) Network Security
3 2 (1.42%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.42%) VoIP
3 2 (1.42%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) H.323
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.51%) Big Data
3 9 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.55%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) Amazon Athena
7 4 (2.84%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.84%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.84%) Impala
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.22%) TeamCity
4 12 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (7.80%) IBM UrbanCode
6 10 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (7.09%) Travis CI
7 9 (6.38%) JIRA
8 4 (2.84%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.84%) Subversion
8 4 (2.84%) Xcode
9 3 (2.13%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.13%) Cypress.io
9 3 (2.13%) Selenium
10 2 (1.42%) JMeter
10 2 (1.42%) Mocha
10 2 (1.42%) NUnit
10 2 (1.42%) Spock
11 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.71%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (18.44%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Banking
3 6 (4.26%) Games
4 3 (2.13%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) Developer
2 21 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
3 18 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.64%) Data Engineer
5 12 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.80%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Consultant
7 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.38%) DevOps Consultant
9 7 (4.96%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
10 6 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Software Engineering Manager
10 6 (4.26%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.84%) .NET Software Engineer
12 4 (2.84%) AWS Software Engineer
12 4 (2.84%) Cloud Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.31%) Node.js
2 19 (13.48%) React
3 18 (12.77%) .NET
4 17 (12.06%) Web Services
5 15 (10.64%) Kafka
6 14 (9.93%) HTML
7 11 (7.80%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (7.80%) RESTful
8 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
8 10 (7.09%) CSS
9 9 (6.38%) React Native
10 8 (5.67%) Spring
11 7 (4.96%) HTML5
11 7 (4.96%) Java EE
11 7 (4.96%) REST
12 5 (3.55%) Flutter
12 5 (3.55%) Spring Boot
13 4 (2.84%) .NET Framework
13 4 (2.84%) Django
13 4 (2.84%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Cloud Native
1 10 (7.09%) Mobile App
1 10 (7.09%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.67%) User Experience
3 4 (2.84%) Mobile Games
4 3 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.42%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (1.42%) SCADA
6 1 (0.71%) Animation
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.71%) PKI
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.70%) Linux
2 31 (21.99%) Windows
3 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.80%) Android
4 11 (7.80%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.09%) Mesosphere
6 7 (4.96%) Unix
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.33%) DevOps
2 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 20 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
5 19 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (13.48%) Microservices
6 14 (9.93%) TDD
7 13 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (8.51%) Fintech
8 12 (8.51%) Open Source
9 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.09%) Analytics
10 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.09%) Data Engineering
10 10 (7.09%) Decision-Making
10 10 (7.09%) Disruptive Innovation
11 9 (6.38%) Machine Learning
11 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.81%) Python
2 65 (46.10%) Java
3 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.15%) C#
5 22 (15.60%) SQL
6 17 (12.06%) Scala
7 16 (11.35%) PowerShell
8 14 (9.93%) Go
9 13 (9.22%) Bash Shell
10 11 (7.80%) TypeScript
11 9 (6.38%) Ruby
12 8 (5.67%) Kotlin
12 8 (5.67%) R
13 7 (4.96%) Clojure
14 5 (3.55%) Objective-C
14 5 (3.55%) PHP
15 4 (2.84%) Apple Swift
15 4 (2.84%) Dart
16 2 (1.42%) Java 8
17 1 (0.71%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (21.28%) Docker
2 15 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (16.31%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.64%) Ansible
2 15 (10.64%) Terraform
3 14 (9.93%) Puppet
4 12 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (8.51%) Prometheus
5 11 (7.80%) Consul
6 10 (7.09%) Automic
7 4 (2.84%) SCCM
8 1 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.71%) Nagios
8 1 (0.71%) Oozie
8 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.51%) Google
2 12 (8.51%) Splunk
3 8 (5.67%) VMware
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle
5 6 (4.26%) Databricks
5 6 (4.26%) Tableau
6 4 (2.84%) Citrix
7 3 (2.13%) Talend
8 2 (1.42%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
9 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.71%) CA
9 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.71%) New Relic
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.71%) Xamarin