The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 90 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.04% - 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £67,500 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +2.04%
IaaS
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
71 88 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.48% 6.42% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,200 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IaaS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JSP

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Grunt
1 2 (25.00%) gulp
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) LESS
1 2 (25.00%) OOCSS
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Sass
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft