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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 96 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.56% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.79% 17.78% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +97.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
132 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.89% 3.13% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 32 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £29,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 3 March 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 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) Retail Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Wealth Management
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (12.50%) Data Security
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Test Management

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Retail Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Management Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Economics
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Wealth Management
4 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) IronPort
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