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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 127 62
Rank change year-on-year +61 -65  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 81 37 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.47% 1.25% 3.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.03% 16.74% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 92
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

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 238 221 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.19% 7.47% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 169 156 172
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +26 36 £60,000 +14.28% 5
Glasgow +29 31 £43,236 -13.52% 5
West Lothian -8 4 £30,000 - 1
Dundee - 3 - -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £62,750 - 3
Stirling - 2 £56,250 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £38,000 -
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 79 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (39.87%) Linux
4 56 (36.60%) DevOps
5 53 (34.64%) Java
6 38 (24.84%) Windows
7 34 (22.22%) SQL
8 33 (21.57%) Python
9 32 (20.92%) Puppet
10 31 (20.26%) JavaScript
10 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
11 28 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
12 26 (16.99%) .NET
13 24 (15.69%) CSS
13 24 (15.69%) Ansible
14 23 (15.03%) Microservices
15 22 (14.38%) SQL Server
15 22 (14.38%) C#
15 22 (14.38%) HTML
15 22 (14.38%) Software Engineering
15 22 (14.38%) VMware
15 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (13.73%) PowerShell
16 21 (13.73%) Jenkins
17 20 (13.07%) Big Data
17 20 (13.07%) Degree
17 20 (13.07%) Finance
18 18 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (11.76%) Unix
18 18 (11.76%) Cloud Computing

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 13 (8.50%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.88%) JBoss
4 8 (5.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (5.23%) Skype for Business
5 7 (4.58%) IIS
5 7 (4.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.92%) Apache Pig
6 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.27%) Apache Spark
7 5 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.61%) GemFire
8 4 (2.61%) nginx
9 2 (1.31%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.31%) FileNet
9 2 (1.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (1.31%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 63 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (8.50%) SaaS
4 11 (7.19%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (5.23%) IaaS
7 7 (4.58%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.92%) Office 365
8 6 (3.92%) PaaS
9 5 (3.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (3.27%) iPaaS
10 4 (2.61%) GitHub
11 3 (1.96%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) DNS
2 12 (7.84%) DHCP
3 10 (6.54%) Firewall
4 7 (4.58%) LAN
4 7 (4.58%) WAN
5 6 (3.92%) SAN
6 5 (3.27%) Internet
6 5 (3.27%) Network Security
7 3 (1.96%) NAS
8 2 (1.31%) HTTP
8 2 (1.31%) Skype
8 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.65%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.65%) SMTP
9 1 (0.65%) SSL
9 1 (0.65%) VLAN
9 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.07%) Big Data
3 12 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.88%) MySQL
5 6 (3.92%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.27%) Flink
6 5 (3.27%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.61%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.31%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.61%) Maven
4 4 (2.61%) Subversion
5 3 (1.96%) GCC
5 3 (1.96%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.31%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.31%) Concordion
6 2 (1.31%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.31%) Gradle
6 2 (1.31%) JBehave
6 2 (1.31%) JMeter
6 2 (1.31%) MSI
6 2 (1.31%) NuGet
6 2 (1.31%) Selenium
6 2 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (13.07%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Banking
2 9 (5.88%) Retail
3 7 (4.58%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.27%) Back Office
4 5 (3.27%) Games
5 4 (2.61%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.31%) Front Office
6 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (33.33%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (9.15%) Architect
4 13 (8.50%) Software Developer
4 13 (8.50%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Administrator
6 11 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.99%) .NET
2 24 (15.69%) CSS
3 22 (14.38%) HTML
4 15 (9.80%) Web Services
5 13 (8.50%) Spring
6 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.19%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.19%) jQuery
6 11 (7.19%) REST
7 10 (6.54%) Ajax
7 10 (6.54%) Node.js
8 6 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (3.27%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (3.27%) JMS
9 5 (3.27%) JSON
9 5 (3.27%) Kafka
9 5 (3.27%) LAMP
9 5 (3.27%) NumPy
9 5 (3.27%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.88%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.27%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.27%) Social Media
7 4 (2.61%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.61%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.96%) Blog
8 3 (1.96%) PKI
9 2 (1.31%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.31%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.31%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.31%) Fintech
9 2 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.31%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.65%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.65%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.87%) Linux
2 38 (24.84%) Windows
3 18 (11.76%) Unix
4 14 (9.15%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.58%) CentOS
8 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.61%) Android
9 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.61%) Solaris
9 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
12 1 (0.65%) HPUX
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (36.60%) DevOps
3 23 (15.03%) Microservices
4 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (14.38%) Software Engineering
5 18 (11.76%) SDLC
6 16 (10.46%) Configuration Management
7 14 (9.15%) Scrum
8 12 (7.84%) TDD
9 11 (7.19%) ITIL
9 11 (7.19%) Open Source
9 11 (7.19%) SOA
10 10 (6.54%) Analytics
10 10 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.88%) Web Development
12 8 (5.23%) ETL
12 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.58%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (4.58%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.64%) Java
2 34 (22.22%) SQL
3 33 (21.57%) Python
4 31 (20.26%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.38%) C#
6 21 (13.73%) PowerShell
7 14 (9.15%) Ruby
8 11 (7.19%) Scala
9 9 (5.88%) Perl
10 8 (5.23%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.23%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.92%) PHP
11 6 (3.92%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.27%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.96%) Clojure
13 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.96%) VBScript
14 2 (1.31%) R
15 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.31%) CISSP
3 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.31%) VCP5
3 2 (1.31%) VCP6
3 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.65%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.31%) EMIR
2 2 (1.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.46%) Hyper-V
3 14 (9.15%) Docker
4 7 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.58%) vSphere
5 5 (3.27%) Apache Flume
5 5 (3.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.27%) XenApp
5 5 (3.27%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.61%) KVM
7 3 (1.96%) Xen
8 2 (1.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.65%) Gluster
9 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.65%) NFS
9 1 (0.65%) Samba
Systems Management
1 32 (20.92%) Puppet
2 28 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (15.69%) Ansible
4 9 (5.88%) SCCM
5 6 (3.92%) SCOM
6 5 (3.27%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (3.27%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.27%) Mesos
6 5 (3.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (3.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (2.61%) PowerCLI
8 3 (1.96%) Capistrano
8 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.96%) Packer
8 3 (1.96%) Terraform
8 3 (1.96%) yum
9 2 (1.31%) Chronos
9 2 (1.31%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.31%) Marathon
10 1 (0.65%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.38%) VMware
3 12 (7.84%) Google
3 12 (7.84%) Splunk
4 11 (7.19%) Cisco
4 11 (7.19%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.27%) CA
5 5 (3.27%) Citrix
5 5 (3.27%) Symantec
5 5 (3.27%) Varonis
6 4 (2.61%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle
6 4 (2.61%) Tableau
7 3 (1.96%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.96%) Juniper
7 3 (1.96%) Perforce
8 2 (1.31%) Apteco
8 2 (1.31%) F5
8 2 (1.31%) Informatica
8 2 (1.31%) Sage
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Generous Bonus Scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Perth & Kinross
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East Kilbride, Scotland
Traveltek Limited
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bathgate
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Perth, Perthshire
Aviva
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago