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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 89 85 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -40
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.75% 4.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.99% 36.00% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 44
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,360 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
79 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.28% 2.09% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 14 51
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 29 August 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) Ruby
3 20 (60.61%) Perl
4 19 (57.58%) Degree
5 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (48.48%) C++
6 15 (45.45%) Java
6 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (42.42%) HTML
7 14 (42.42%) C#
7 14 (42.42%) CSS
7 14 (42.42%) UNIX
8 13 (39.39%) OO
8 13 (39.39%) Postgraduate
8 13 (39.39%) Objective-C
8 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
8 13 (39.39%) Web Development
8 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
8 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
8 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (39.39%) HTML5
8 13 (39.39%) CSS3
9 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
10 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
11 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
11 8 (24.24%) Node.js
11 8 (24.24%) CoffeeScript

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) VPN
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) SNMP
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) HBase
3 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Software Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Software Development Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Development Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 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 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) HTML5
2 13 (39.39%) CSS3
3 8 (24.24%) Sass
3 8 (24.24%) LESS
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Ubuntu
4 4 (12.12%) OS/2
5 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) OO
2 13 (39.39%) Automated Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Web Development
2 13 (39.39%) Refactoring
2 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Workflow
5 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps
6 4 (12.12%) Wealth Management
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Stress Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Python
2 21 (63.64%) Ruby
3 20 (60.61%) Perl
4 16 (48.48%) C++
5 15 (45.45%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 14 (42.42%) C#
7 13 (39.39%) Objective-C
8 8 (24.24%) CoffeeScript
8 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
9 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
10 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 3 (9.09%) PHP
11 3 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) 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%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.21%) Nagios
2 7 (21.21%) ZABBIX
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
3 6 (18.18%) Salt
4 2 (6.06%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) New Relic
2 6 (18.18%) SaltStack
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
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