The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 105 113
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 78 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.95% 2.05% 1.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.56% 25.78% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 34
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,001
% change year-on-year - +11.10%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 283 225 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.69% 7.94% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 190 130 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Scotland

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 37 £52,500 +70.73% 9
Glasgow 0 28 £50,000 - 5
West Lothian - 7 £30,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £60,000 -
Stirling - 2 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 - - 2
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 71 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (33.97%) Linux
4 41 (26.28%) DevOps
5 40 (25.64%) Java
5 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 40 (25.64%) SQL
6 34 (21.79%) Windows
7 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
8 32 (20.51%) Python
8 32 (20.51%) Web Development
9 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
10 29 (18.59%) .NET
10 29 (18.59%) VMware
11 28 (17.95%) Puppet
12 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (16.67%) HTML
12 26 (16.67%) CSS
13 24 (15.38%) Finance
13 24 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
13 24 (15.38%) Ansible
13 24 (15.38%) Docker
14 23 (14.74%) C#
15 20 (12.82%) jQuery
15 20 (12.82%) Degree
16 19 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (12.18%) Jenkins
16 19 (12.18%) Hyper-V
17 18 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (11.54%) Software Engineering

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (7.69%) Apache
1 12 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.41%) Skype for Business
3 9 (5.77%) IIS
4 7 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.85%) JBoss
6 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.56%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.56%) FileNet
7 4 (2.56%) SAS
8 2 (1.28%) nginx
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.64%) Jetty
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.56%) InDesign
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.64%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 62 (39.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (8.33%) Office 365
3 10 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.77%) GitHub
5 7 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.49%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.49%) SaaS
6 5 (3.21%) iPaaS
7 3 (1.92%) IaaS
8 2 (1.28%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.28%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (1.28%) PaaS
8 2 (1.28%) Yammer
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.33%) DNS
2 10 (6.41%) DHCP
3 9 (5.77%) SAN
4 8 (5.13%) LAN
4 8 (5.13%) WAN
5 6 (3.85%) Firewall
5 6 (3.85%) Network Security
6 5 (3.21%) NAS
6 5 (3.21%) SSL
7 4 (2.56%) HTTP
7 4 (2.56%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.56%) Internet
7 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.92%) SMTP
9 2 (1.28%) Skype
9 2 (1.28%) VPN
10 1 (0.64%) IMAP
10 1 (0.64%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.64%) PPTP
10 1 (0.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.62%) MySQL
3 12 (7.69%) Big Data
4 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.21%) BigQuery
10 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.64%) Flink
12 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (12.18%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.13%) Selenium
3 7 (4.49%) Travis CI
4 6 (3.85%) Maven
4 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.21%) Subversion
6 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.56%) GCC
6 4 (2.56%) MSI
6 4 (2.56%) NuGet
6 4 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.92%) JMeter
8 2 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.64%) Concordion
9 1 (0.64%) Gradle
9 1 (0.64%) JBehave
9 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Games
4 5 (3.21%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Front Office
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.05%) Developer
2 17 (10.90%) Architect
3 15 (9.62%) Administrator
4 14 (8.97%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.13%) Tester
10 7 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
11 6 (3.85%) Performance Tester
12 5 (3.21%) AWS DevOps
12 5 (3.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.59%) .NET
2 26 (16.67%) CSS
2 26 (16.67%) HTML
3 20 (12.82%) jQuery
4 18 (11.54%) Web Services
5 17 (10.90%) Node.js
6 13 (8.33%) Ajax
7 12 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 11 (7.05%) SOAP
9 10 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (5.77%) LAMP
10 9 (5.77%) REST
10 9 (5.77%) RESTful
11 8 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (4.49%) .NET Framework
12 7 (4.49%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.49%) JSON
12 7 (4.49%) Spring
12 7 (4.49%) Symfony
13 6 (3.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.49%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (3.85%) Blog
6 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.21%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.56%) Social Media
9 3 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.92%) PKI
10 2 (1.28%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.28%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.28%) User Experience
11 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.97%) Linux
2 34 (21.79%) Windows
3 15 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.41%) Ubuntu
5 9 (5.77%) Android
6 6 (3.85%) Unix
7 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.21%) CentOS
7 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.92%) Debian
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) AIX
10 1 (0.64%) HPUX
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.28%) DevOps
3 32 (20.51%) Web Development
4 19 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 17 (10.90%) ITIL
7 15 (9.62%) Microservices
7 15 (9.62%) SDLC
8 13 (8.33%) High Availability
8 13 (8.33%) IT Strategy
8 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (8.33%) Scrum
8 13 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.69%) MVC
9 12 (7.69%) OO
10 11 (7.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (6.41%) Asset Management
12 9 (5.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.64%) Java
1 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
1 40 (25.64%) SQL
2 32 (20.51%) Python
3 23 (14.74%) C#
4 16 (10.26%) PowerShell
5 15 (9.62%) PHP
6 14 (8.97%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.69%) Ruby
8 11 (7.05%) Scala
9 10 (6.41%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.85%) Perl
11 5 (3.21%) R
12 4 (2.56%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.56%) VBScript
13 3 (1.92%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.64%) C
14 1 (0.64%) C++
14 1 (0.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.56%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.56%) CISSP
4 3 (1.92%) PhD
5 2 (1.28%) HND
5 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) VCP5
5 2 (1.28%) VCP6
5 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.64%) EMIR
3 1 (0.64%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (15.38%) Docker
3 19 (12.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
5 11 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (5.77%) XenApp
7 7 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (4.49%) vSphere
7 7 (4.49%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.92%) KVM
9 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.92%) Xen
10 2 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.64%) Gluster
11 1 (0.64%) LXC
11 1 (0.64%) NFS
11 1 (0.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (17.95%) Puppet
2 24 (15.38%) Ansible
2 24 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.13%) SCCM
3 8 (5.13%) SCOM
4 7 (4.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (4.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (3.85%) HAProxy
5 6 (3.85%) PowerCLI
6 5 (3.21%) Packer
7 4 (2.56%) Capistrano
7 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.56%) yum
8 3 (1.92%) Chronos
8 3 (1.92%) Marathon
8 3 (1.92%) Nagios
8 3 (1.92%) Terraform
9 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.64%) Mesos
9 1 (0.64%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.59%) VMware
3 15 (9.62%) Cisco
4 11 (7.05%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.77%) CA
5 9 (5.77%) Citrix
5 9 (5.77%) Symantec
5 9 (5.77%) Varonis
6 8 (5.13%) Google
6 8 (5.13%) Oracle
7 6 (3.85%) Tableau
8 5 (3.21%) Adobe
8 5 (3.21%) Guidewire
8 5 (3.21%) Splunk
9 4 (2.56%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.56%) F5
9 4 (2.56%) IBM
9 4 (2.56%) Informatica
9 4 (2.56%) Perforce
10 3 (1.92%) Remedy
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