Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 81 107
Rank change year-on-year +43 +26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 193 66 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.85% 2.99% 2.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.45% 30.41% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 104 38 18
Glasgow median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.00% - -
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,125 £33,463
90th Percentile £68,375 £60,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 502 217 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.42% 9.84% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 311 136 141
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 103 (53.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (51.81%) SQL
3 95 (49.22%) Python
4 83 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (41.97%) DevOps
6 57 (29.53%) Linux
7 56 (29.02%) Git (software)
8 53 (27.46%) NoSQL
9 48 (24.87%) Java
10 47 (24.35%) Puppet
10 47 (24.35%) Opscode Chef
10 47 (24.35%) Ansible
11 45 (23.32%) Docker
12 42 (21.76%) SDLC
13 40 (20.73%) JavaScript
13 40 (20.73%) SQL Server
14 39 (20.21%) Google
15 36 (18.65%) MongoDB
16 35 (18.13%) Software Engineering
16 35 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (17.62%) Node.js
17 34 (17.62%) AngularJS
18 33 (17.10%) Data Analysis
18 33 (17.10%) .NET
19 32 (16.58%) Oracle
19 32 (16.58%) Load Testing
20 31 (16.06%) C#
20 31 (16.06%) Machine Learning
20 31 (16.06%) Serverless
21 30 (15.54%) React

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 15 (7.77%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.63%) OpenStack
2 7 (3.63%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.11%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.11%) CloudStack
3 6 (3.11%) SAS
4 4 (2.07%) Jetty
5 3 (1.55%) IIS
6 2 (1.04%) Apache
6 2 (1.04%) Confluence
6 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) nginx
7 1 (0.52%) Tornado
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 103 (53.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (16.06%) Serverless
3 30 (15.54%) AWS Lambda
4 28 (14.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (13.99%) Amazon Kinesis
5 27 (13.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (10.36%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (10.36%) npm
7 13 (6.74%) PaaS
8 12 (6.22%) SaaS
9 11 (5.70%) IaaS
10 7 (3.63%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (2.59%) GitHub
12 4 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (2.07%) Datadog
12 4 (2.07%) Office 365
13 3 (1.55%) Force.com
13 3 (1.55%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.33%) Firewall
2 5 (2.59%) HTTP
3 4 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.07%) IPsec
3 4 (2.07%) SSL
3 4 (2.07%) VPN
4 3 (1.55%) DHCP
4 3 (1.55%) DNS
4 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 3 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.55%) SAN
5 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.52%) ATM
6 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.52%) LAN
6 1 (0.52%) MPLS
6 1 (0.52%) TACACS
6 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) Wireless
6 1 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.46%) NoSQL
2 40 (20.73%) SQL Server
3 36 (18.65%) MongoDB
4 18 (9.33%) Big Data
5 16 (8.29%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.66%) MySQL
8 8 (4.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (4.15%) Apache Hive
8 8 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.11%) Sqoop
11 4 (2.07%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.07%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (29.02%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.44%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.74%) Maven
4 12 (6.22%) TeamCity
5 11 (5.70%) Subversion
6 10 (5.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (5.18%) Vagrant
7 9 (4.66%) Artifactory
7 9 (4.66%) GitLab
7 9 (4.66%) GoCD
8 7 (3.63%) JIRA
9 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.07%) Selenium
10 2 (1.04%) Codeship
10 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.52%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.52%) JMeter
11 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (11.40%) Finance
2 2 (1.04%) Banking
3 1 (0.52%) Advertising
3 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.52%) Law
3 1 (0.52%) Legal
3 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (29.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (21.76%) Developer
3 29 (15.03%) Software Engineer
4 26 (13.47%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (11.92%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (6.74%) Architect
8 11 (5.70%) Senior DevOps
8 11 (5.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (4.15%) Designer
10 8 (4.15%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.15%) UI Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) AWS Consultant
11 6 (3.11%) Consultant
11 6 (3.11%) Data Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.62%) AngularJS
1 34 (17.62%) Node.js
2 33 (17.10%) .NET
3 30 (15.54%) React
4 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET
5 27 (13.99%) NumPy
5 27 (13.99%) Pandas
5 27 (13.99%) scikit-learn
5 27 (13.99%) SciPy
6 25 (12.95%) REST
7 21 (10.88%) .NET Core
7 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (10.88%) LESS
7 21 (10.88%) Sass
8 20 (10.36%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 14 (7.25%) Elastic Stack
9 14 (7.25%) Web Services
10 13 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (4.66%) JSON
12 8 (4.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Algorithms
1 13 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.66%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.66%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.11%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.11%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.59%) Replication
6 4 (2.07%) Clustering
6 4 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.55%) NHS
7 3 (1.55%) User Experience
8 2 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.04%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.53%) Linux
2 22 (11.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (11.40%) Unix
3 18 (9.33%) Windows
4 6 (3.11%) CentOS
5 4 (2.07%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (41.97%) DevOps
3 42 (21.76%) SDLC
4 35 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (18.13%) Software Engineering
5 33 (17.10%) Data Analysis
6 32 (16.58%) Load Testing
7 31 (16.06%) Machine Learning
8 27 (13.99%) MVC
9 26 (13.47%) Collaborative Working
10 20 (10.36%) Data Modelling
11 19 (9.84%) Open Source
12 17 (8.81%) Scrum
13 16 (8.29%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (7.25%) Load Balancing
16 13 (6.74%) Change Management
16 13 (6.74%) Configuration Management
16 13 (6.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 100 (51.81%) SQL
2 95 (49.22%) Python
3 48 (24.87%) Java
4 40 (20.73%) JavaScript
5 31 (16.06%) C#
6 24 (12.44%) T-SQL
7 20 (10.36%) ES6
7 20 (10.36%) PL/SQL
7 20 (10.36%) TypeScript
8 19 (9.84%) Clojure
9 18 (9.33%) Lisp
10 17 (8.81%) Ruby
11 16 (8.29%) Bash Shell
11 16 (8.29%) PowerShell
12 15 (7.77%) PHP
13 7 (3.63%) R
13 7 (3.63%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.55%) C++
14 3 (1.55%) Java 8
14 3 (1.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.11%) Degree
3 4 (2.07%) CCIE
3 4 (2.07%) CCNP
3 4 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CISSP
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) MCP
4 1 (0.52%) MCSD
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) GCP
System Software
1 45 (23.32%) Docker
2 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.15%) HDFS
4 7 (3.63%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.11%) vSphere
5 6 (3.11%) Xen
5 6 (3.11%) XenServer
6 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 47 (24.35%) Ansible
1 47 (24.35%) Opscode Chef
1 47 (24.35%) Puppet
2 11 (5.70%) Icinga
3 9 (4.66%) HAProxy
3 9 (4.66%) Packer
3 9 (4.66%) Terraform
4 8 (4.15%) Cobbler
4 8 (4.15%) Graphite
4 8 (4.15%) Nagios
5 7 (3.63%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.63%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.11%) Oozie
7 4 (2.07%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.07%) SCCM
7 4 (2.07%) SCOM
7 4 (2.07%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.04%) logstash
8 2 (1.04%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (20.21%) Google
2 32 (16.58%) Oracle
3 21 (10.88%) VMware
4 12 (6.22%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.18%) Cisco
6 8 (4.15%) SolarWinds
7 7 (3.63%) New Relic
8 6 (3.11%) EMC
8 6 (3.11%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (2.59%) Dell
10 4 (2.07%) Brocade
10 4 (2.07%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.07%) F5
10 4 (2.07%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.07%) IBM
10 4 (2.07%) IDERA
10 4 (2.07%) McAfee
10 4 (2.07%) RedGate
11 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.04%) NetApp