The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 155 150 153
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.50% 18.90% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Cloud Computing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
160 127 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.05% 3.34% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 96 73 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 8 £72,500 +93.33% 2
Dundee -3 3 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Glasgow +7 2 £79,500 +87.05% 3
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) QA
3 6 (28.57%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) MS Project
5 4 (19.05%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Lync
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Pentaho
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) HBase
1 2 (9.52%) Mahout
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Sqoop
1 2 (9.52%) Triplestore
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Test Management
4 3 (14.29%) MOF
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) R
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata
3 2 (9.52%) Netezza
3 2 (9.52%) Greenplum
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos
3 2 (9.52%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (9.52%) Vertica
3 2 (9.52%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk
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