The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 94 89 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 16 8 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.64% 3.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.16% 40.00% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 44
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,360 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 20 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.63% 1.59% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 12 52
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Degree
3 20 (60.61%) Ruby
4 19 (57.58%) Perl
5 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (48.48%) Java
6 16 (48.48%) C++
7 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
8 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (42.42%) UNIX
9 13 (39.39%) CSS
9 13 (39.39%) HTML
9 13 (39.39%) C#
9 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
9 13 (39.39%) OO
9 13 (39.39%) Postgraduate
9 13 (39.39%) Web Development
9 13 (39.39%) HTML5
9 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
9 13 (39.39%) Objective-C
9 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
9 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
9 13 (39.39%) CSS3
9 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
9 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 9 (27.27%) Finance
10 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) SNMP
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.06%) HBase
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Software Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Development Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Software Development Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Development Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Management Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) HTML5
1 13 (39.39%) CSS3
2 8 (24.24%) Sass
2 8 (24.24%) LESS
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Informatics
4 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) UNIX
3 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.09%) OS/2
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (39.39%) OO
3 13 (39.39%) Web Development
3 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
3 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
3 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
4 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) Workflow
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
8 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Ruby
3 19 (57.58%) Perl
4 16 (48.48%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) C++
5 13 (39.39%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (39.39%) Objective-C
6 8 (24.24%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) PHP
10 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
3 6 (18.18%) ZABBIX
3 6 (18.18%) Nagios
4 5 (15.15%) Salt
5 2 (6.06%) WSUS
6 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) New Relic
2 5 (15.15%) SaltStack
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary Best on Market plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago