The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 104 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 0.090% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.21% 11.11% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £21,250
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.52% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
1 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) Servlets
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) FTP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Google
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Xen
3 4 (33.33%) German Language

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (33.33%) Jetty
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (33.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Behat
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) German Language
2 4 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 4 (33.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blog
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) HND
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Xen
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Zend