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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 93 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 1.23% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.47% 37.25% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £62,500 £38,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% +9.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +12.42%
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
59 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.39% 3.31% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 25
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) MOF
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (27.27%) SCOM
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) Lync
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) MOF
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk