Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 12 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +20
Permanent jobs citing AWS 202 105 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.69% 15.26% 9.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.47% 38.18% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 145 65 105
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £47,600
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.29% -4.80%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £66,250 £69,384
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 663 275 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 44.92% 39.97% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 457 181 359
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,950
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -3.23%
75th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £61,900
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Glasgow

AWS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for AWS in Glasgow

AWS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for AWS.

1 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (44.55%) Java
3 89 (44.06%) Azure
4 73 (36.14%) DevOps
5 67 (33.17%) Python
6 60 (29.70%) Social Skills
7 57 (28.22%) Mentoring
8 50 (24.75%) Docker
8 50 (24.75%) JavaScript
9 45 (22.28%) Microservices
10 44 (21.78%) Software Engineering
11 40 (19.80%) Linux
11 40 (19.80%) React
12 37 (18.32%) Finance
13 34 (16.83%) C#
14 32 (15.84%) Web Services
14 32 (15.84%) TDD
14 32 (15.84%) Kubernetes
15 31 (15.35%) Full Stack Development
16 29 (14.36%) Terraform
16 29 (14.36%) MongoDB
17 28 (13.86%) SQL
17 28 (13.86%) .NET
18 27 (13.37%) Scala
18 27 (13.37%) Node.js
19 26 (12.87%) GCP
19 26 (12.87%) Public Sector
20 25 (12.38%) Test Automation
21 24 (11.88%) Kafka
22 22 (10.89%) Git (software)

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 17 (8.42%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.96%) Apache
4 7 (3.47%) Apache Airflow
5 5 (2.48%) Confluence
6 3 (1.49%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.49%) Luigi
7 2 (0.99%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.50%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.50%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.50%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.50%) Jetty
8 1 (0.50%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.50%) Figma
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 89 (44.06%) Azure
2 26 (12.87%) GCP
3 16 (7.92%) GitHub
4 15 (7.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (7.43%) SaaS
4 15 (7.43%) Serverless
5 14 (6.93%) PaaS
6 12 (5.94%) IaaS
7 8 (3.96%) Amazon ECS
8 7 (3.47%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (2.97%) AWS Fargate
9 6 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (2.97%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (2.48%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (2.48%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.48%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.98%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) Firewall
2 3 (1.49%) DMZ
2 3 (1.49%) Network Security
3 2 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.36%) MongoDB
2 18 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (7.92%) Hadoop
3 16 (7.92%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.43%) Big Data
4 15 (7.43%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.93%) MySQL
5 14 (6.93%) Redis
6 10 (4.95%) Apache Hive
7 9 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (3.47%) Pentaho
9 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.48%) Power BI
10 4 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.98%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.98%) PowerCenter
10 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.94%) JIRA
4 10 (4.95%) Selenium
5 9 (4.46%) Postman
6 8 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.96%) CircleCI
6 8 (3.96%) WebDriver
7 7 (3.47%) Appium
7 7 (3.47%) GitLab
7 7 (3.47%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.48%) JUnit
8 5 (2.48%) Maven
8 5 (2.48%) REST Assured
9 4 (1.98%) Ant
9 4 (1.98%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.98%) JMeter
9 4 (1.98%) webpack
10 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
General
1 60 (29.70%) Social Skills
2 37 (18.32%) Finance
3 26 (12.87%) Public Sector
4 19 (9.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 15 (7.43%) Retail
6 11 (5.45%) Advertising
6 11 (5.45%) Banking
7 8 (3.96%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (3.47%) Law
9 6 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.97%) Automotive
9 6 (2.97%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (1.98%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.99%) Billing
11 2 (0.99%) Publishing
11 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.50%) Games
12 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.50%) Marketing
12 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (24.75%) Developer
2 29 (14.36%) Software Engineer
3 23 (11.39%) Architect
3 23 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (8.42%) Software Developer
5 13 (6.44%) Java Developer
6 11 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.46%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (4.46%) Data Engineer
7 9 (4.46%) Test Engineer
8 8 (3.96%) Java Engineer
8 8 (3.96%) React Developer
8 8 (3.96%) Technical Trainer
8 8 (3.96%) Trainer
9 7 (3.47%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (3.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.47%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.47%) Salesforce Developer
9 7 (3.47%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.47%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.80%) React
2 32 (15.84%) Web Services
3 28 (13.86%) .NET
4 27 (13.37%) Node.js
5 24 (11.88%) Kafka
6 17 (8.42%) AngularJS
7 14 (6.93%) Spring
8 10 (4.95%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.96%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.96%) RESTful
9 8 (3.96%) Velocity
9 8 (3.96%) Vue.js
10 7 (3.47%) GraphQL
10 7 (3.47%) HTML
10 7 (3.47%) Spring Boot
10 7 (3.47%) Swagger
11 6 (2.97%) ARM Templates
11 6 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (2.48%) HTML5
12 5 (2.48%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Public Cloud
2 16 (7.92%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.46%) BBC
5 8 (3.96%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.47%) Podcast
7 6 (2.97%) FMCG
7 6 (2.97%) Raspberry Pi
7 6 (2.97%) Social Media
8 5 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.98%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.98%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.49%) User Experience
11 2 (0.99%) iPhone
11 2 (0.99%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.99%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.80%) Linux
2 20 (9.90%) Windows
3 18 (8.91%) Unix
4 5 (2.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.98%) AIX
5 4 (1.98%) Android
5 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (1.98%) Solaris
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (36.14%) DevOps
3 57 (28.22%) Mentoring
4 45 (22.28%) Microservices
5 44 (21.78%) Software Engineering
6 32 (15.84%) TDD
7 31 (15.35%) Full Stack Development
8 25 (12.38%) Test Automation
9 20 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (8.91%) Data Engineering
11 17 (8.42%) SDLC
12 16 (7.92%) BDD
13 15 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (6.93%) Data Integration
14 14 (6.93%) Migration
14 14 (6.93%) OO
14 14 (6.93%) Technical Leadership
15 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 90 (44.55%) Java
2 67 (33.17%) Python
3 50 (24.75%) JavaScript
4 34 (16.83%) C#
5 28 (13.86%) SQL
6 27 (13.37%) Scala
7 16 (7.92%) Perl
8 14 (6.93%) TypeScript
9 13 (6.44%) C++
9 13 (6.44%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.44%) Ruby
10 12 (5.94%) Bash Shell
11 11 (5.45%) PHP
12 8 (3.96%) Java 8
12 8 (3.96%) R
13 6 (2.97%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.97%) Dart
13 6 (2.97%) Kotlin
13 6 (2.97%) Pascal
13 6 (2.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (6.44%) SC Cleared
1 13 (6.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.45%) AWS Certification
3 6 (2.97%) Degree
4 5 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.99%) CISSP
5 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) QA
2 7 (3.47%) GDPR
3 4 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 50 (24.75%) Docker
2 9 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.98%) vSphere
5 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (15.84%) Kubernetes
2 29 (14.36%) Terraform
3 16 (7.92%) Ansible
4 8 (3.96%) Puppet
5 7 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.97%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.49%) Grafana
8 2 (0.99%) Packer
8 2 (0.99%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.50%) QRadar
9 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (9.41%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (7.43%) Oracle
3 14 (6.93%) Google
4 13 (6.44%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.46%) VMware
6 8 (3.96%) StreamSets
7 7 (3.47%) Informatica
7 7 (3.47%) Talend
8 6 (2.97%) Cisco
9 5 (2.48%) Databricks
10 4 (1.98%) NetApp
10 4 (1.98%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.98%) SAP
11 3 (1.49%) Splunk
12 2 (0.99%) Apple
12 2 (0.99%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.99%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.99%) MKS
12 2 (0.99%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.50%) Symantec