Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 67 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 +43 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 111 74 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.79% 3.43% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.68% 29.48% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 32 23
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £43,375 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.27% +14.14% -19.15%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year +17.65% +8.28% -16.49%

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 287 251 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.40% 11.64% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 184 167 101
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 76 (68.47%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (64.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (39.64%) DevOps
4 42 (37.84%) Java
5 37 (33.33%) Linux
5 37 (33.33%) Scrum
6 36 (32.43%) Docker
7 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
8 33 (29.73%) TDD
9 32 (28.83%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (26.13%) Python
11 28 (25.23%) Ansible
12 27 (24.32%) C#
13 26 (23.42%) Jenkins
14 24 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (21.62%) Puppet
14 24 (21.62%) .NET
14 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
15 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
16 21 (18.92%) Web Services
17 20 (18.02%) Firewall
18 19 (17.12%) Mentoring
19 18 (16.22%) React
19 18 (16.22%) Ruby
19 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
19 18 (16.22%) Vagrant
19 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
20 17 (15.32%) Open Source
21 16 (14.41%) RESTful
21 16 (14.41%) Packer

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 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
3 2 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.80%) Confluence
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) GemFire
4 1 (0.90%) JBoss
4 1 (0.90%) nginx
4 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 72 (64.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (9.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (8.11%) GitHub
5 7 (6.31%) IaaS
6 6 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (5.41%) OpenShift
6 6 (5.41%) PaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.80%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (1.80%) SaaS
8 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.90%) Heroku
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) Firewall
2 6 (5.41%) Internet
3 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 3 (2.70%) SSL
4 2 (1.80%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.80%) SAN
5 1 (0.90%) DHCP
5 1 (0.90%) DNS
5 1 (0.90%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.90%) HSRP
5 1 (0.90%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) TACACS
5 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.61%) MySQL
3 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.31%) Big Data
5 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.60%) Redis
8 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.80%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.80%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
3 18 (16.22%) Vagrant
4 12 (10.81%) Gradle
5 9 (8.11%) Maven
6 7 (6.31%) JIRA
7 6 (5.41%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.70%) DbUnit
9 3 (2.70%) GoCD
9 3 (2.70%) jMock
9 3 (2.70%) JUnit
9 3 (2.70%) Mockito
9 3 (2.70%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.80%) Selenium
10 2 (1.80%) Subversion
11 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (39.64%) Developer
2 26 (23.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) Senior DevOps
4 18 (16.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.51%) Architect
6 14 (12.61%) Java Developer
7 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.01%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (6.31%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (4.50%) AWS Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Cloud Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (4.50%) DevOps Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.60%) Build Engineer
13 4 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) .NET
2 21 (18.92%) Web Services
3 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
3 18 (16.22%) React
4 16 (14.41%) RESTful
5 15 (13.51%) CSS
5 15 (13.51%) HTML
6 13 (11.71%) CSS3
6 13 (11.71%) HTML5
7 12 (10.81%) Ajax
7 12 (10.81%) LESS
7 12 (10.81%) Sass
8 10 (9.01%) Spring
9 9 (8.11%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.11%) Node.js
10 8 (7.21%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (6.31%) REST
12 6 (5.41%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.41%) J2EE
12 6 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
1 7 (6.31%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.50%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.60%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Fintech
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) CentOS
2 15 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 11 (9.91%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Unix
5 2 (1.80%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (68.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) DevOps
3 37 (33.33%) Scrum
4 33 (29.73%) TDD
5 32 (28.83%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (17.12%) Mentoring
7 18 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 17 (15.32%) Open Source
9 14 (12.61%) Microservices
10 13 (11.71%) OO
11 11 (9.91%) BDD
11 11 (9.91%) MVC
12 9 (8.11%) Front End Development
13 8 (7.21%) MVVM
13 8 (7.21%) UML
13 8 (7.21%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.31%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.84%) Java
2 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.13%) Python
4 27 (24.32%) C#
5 18 (16.22%) Ruby
6 10 (9.01%) SQL
7 5 (4.50%) C++
7 5 (4.50%) Perl
8 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.70%) Smalltalk
9 2 (1.80%) PHP
10 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.21%) Degree
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.90%) CCNP
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) QA
System Software
1 36 (32.43%) Docker
2 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.70%) vSphere
5 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.90%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (25.23%) Ansible
2 24 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (21.62%) Puppet
3 16 (14.41%) Packer
4 9 (8.11%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.60%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.80%) Graphite
6 2 (1.80%) Icinga
7 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.90%) Grafana
7 1 (0.90%) Nagios
7 1 (0.90%) Terraform
7 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.61%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Google
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle
5 7 (6.31%) Cisco
6 5 (4.50%) IBM
7 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.80%) Dell
8 2 (1.80%) EMC
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat