Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 19 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +9
Permanent jobs citing AWS 185 105 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.04% 11.28% 8.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.77% 35.23% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 61 100
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,625 £40,000 £36,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.21% -5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £78,875 £67,500 £71,201
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.38% -8.57%

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 532 298 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.49% 32.01% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 390 211 362
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
75th Percentile £61,625 £57,500 £55,909
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -1.64%

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 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 111 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (53.51%) Azure
3 77 (41.62%) DevOps
4 74 (40.00%) Java
5 63 (34.05%) React
6 60 (32.43%) Python
7 55 (29.73%) JavaScript
8 50 (27.03%) Software Engineering
9 47 (25.41%) Microservices
10 46 (24.86%) Mentoring
11 40 (21.62%) Docker
12 39 (21.08%) MongoDB
12 39 (21.08%) Node.js
12 39 (21.08%) Social Skills
13 38 (20.54%) SQL
14 37 (20.00%) Linux
15 34 (18.38%) Kafka
16 32 (17.30%) Web Services
17 30 (16.22%) Finance
17 30 (16.22%) TDD
18 28 (15.14%) Terraform
19 27 (14.59%) .NET
20 26 (14.05%) C#
20 26 (14.05%) Kubernetes
21 25 (13.51%) Git (software)
22 24 (12.97%) Waterfall
22 24 (12.97%) Google
23 23 (12.43%) AngularJS
23 23 (12.43%) GitHub
24 22 (11.89%) Self-Motivation

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 (8.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.16%) Apache
4 4 (2.16%) Confluence
4 4 (2.16%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.62%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.62%) IIS
5 3 (1.62%) JBoss
5 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.08%) SAS
6 2 (1.08%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Figma
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 99 (53.51%) Azure
2 23 (12.43%) GitHub
3 19 (10.27%) SaaS
4 16 (8.65%) GCP
4 16 (8.65%) Serverless
5 13 (7.03%) PaaS
6 11 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (5.95%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (4.86%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (3.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (3.78%) Amazon ECS
8 7 (3.78%) Amazon EKS
8 7 (3.78%) AWS Fargate
8 7 (3.78%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (3.78%) Route 53
8 7 (3.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (3.24%) IaaS
10 5 (2.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.70%) Firewall
2 3 (1.62%) DHCP
3 2 (1.08%) DMZ
3 2 (1.08%) DNS
3 2 (1.08%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
4 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.54%) Wireless
4 1 (0.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.08%) MongoDB
2 17 (9.19%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (8.65%) Big Data
3 16 (8.65%) Hadoop
3 16 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 15 (8.11%) Apache Hive
4 15 (8.11%) MySQL
5 13 (7.03%) SQL Server
6 12 (6.49%) Pentaho
6 12 (6.49%) Redis
7 10 (5.41%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.70%) Power BI
9 5 (2.70%) PowerCenter
10 4 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.16%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.32%) IntelliJ
4 7 (3.78%) JIRA
5 6 (3.24%) webpack
6 5 (2.70%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.70%) Maven
6 5 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.62%) AppScan
7 3 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.62%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.62%) Gerrit
7 3 (1.62%) GitLab
7 3 (1.62%) Gradle
7 3 (1.62%) Subversion
7 3 (1.62%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.08%) Babel
8 2 (1.08%) GoCD
8 2 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 39 (21.08%) Social Skills
2 30 (16.22%) Finance
3 19 (10.27%) Law
4 18 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.57%) Banking
5 14 (7.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 13 (7.03%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (3.78%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.16%) Retail
9 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.62%) Publishing
10 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.08%) Marketing
11 1 (0.54%) Billing
11 1 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Military
11 1 (0.54%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 55 (29.73%) Developer
2 41 (22.16%) Software Engineer
3 19 (10.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (7.03%) Technical Trainer
5 13 (7.03%) Trainer
6 12 (6.49%) Java Engineer
6 12 (6.49%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.95%) Architect
7 11 (5.95%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Lead DevOps
11 6 (3.24%) Angular Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (34.05%) React
2 39 (21.08%) Node.js
3 34 (18.38%) Kafka
4 32 (17.30%) Web Services
5 27 (14.59%) .NET
6 23 (12.43%) AngularJS
7 17 (9.19%) HTML
7 17 (9.19%) Spring
8 14 (7.57%) .NET Framework
8 14 (7.57%) CSS
8 14 (7.57%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.95%) REST
10 10 (5.41%) RESTful
10 10 (5.41%) Spring Boot
11 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.86%) Redux
11 9 (4.86%) Symfony
12 8 (4.32%) .NET Core
12 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.32%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (5.95%) Public Cloud
3 9 (4.86%) BBC
3 9 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.78%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.78%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.78%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (3.24%) FMCG
5 6 (3.24%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.24%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (2.70%) Smart Energy
7 4 (2.16%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (2.16%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.62%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.08%) Social Media
9 2 (1.08%) User Experience
10 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.00%) Linux
2 14 (7.57%) Windows
3 11 (5.95%) Unix
4 6 (3.24%) Android
4 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (41.62%) DevOps
3 50 (27.03%) Software Engineering
4 47 (25.41%) Microservices
5 46 (24.86%) Mentoring
6 30 (16.22%) TDD
7 24 (12.97%) Waterfall
8 22 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (9.73%) Data Integration
11 18 (9.73%) Scrum
12 17 (9.19%) SDLC
13 16 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (8.65%) Technical Leadership
13 16 (8.65%) Test Automation
14 15 (8.11%) Data Engineering
14 15 (8.11%) Data Modelling
15 14 (7.57%) Analytics
15 14 (7.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (40.00%) Java
2 60 (32.43%) Python
3 55 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 38 (20.54%) SQL
5 26 (14.05%) C#
6 18 (9.73%) TypeScript
7 14 (7.57%) Scala
8 13 (7.03%) PHP
9 11 (5.95%) PowerShell
10 10 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (5.41%) Java 8
10 10 (5.41%) Perl
11 9 (4.86%) Ruby
12 6 (3.24%) C++
12 6 (3.24%) Java 11
13 4 (2.16%) Clojure
13 4 (2.16%) Go
14 3 (1.62%) C
14 3 (1.62%) R
15 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.41%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.70%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.24%) Data Quality
1 6 (3.24%) SLA
2 3 (1.62%) PMBOK
2 3 (1.62%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) GDPR
4 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (21.62%) Docker
2 7 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (15.14%) Terraform
2 26 (14.05%) Kubernetes
3 17 (9.19%) Ansible
4 10 (5.41%) Puppet
5 9 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.16%) Packer
7 3 (1.62%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.62%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.62%) Nagios
7 3 (1.62%) Rundeck
7 3 (1.62%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.54%) QRadar
8 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (12.97%) Google
2 16 (8.65%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.49%) Talend
4 9 (4.86%) Oracle
5 8 (4.32%) StreamSets
6 7 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.78%) VMware
7 5 (2.70%) SAP
8 4 (2.16%) Cisco
8 4 (2.16%) Databricks
8 4 (2.16%) Informatica
9 3 (1.62%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.62%) Splunk
9 3 (1.62%) Veracode
10 2 (1.08%) Adobe
10 2 (1.08%) Facebook
10 2 (1.08%) MKS
10 2 (1.08%) NetApp
10 2 (1.08%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.08%) Solace