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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 146 148 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -45
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 25 9 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.29% 1.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.48% 16.36% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 50
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,190 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
143 55 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.94% 1.78% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91 42 71
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -2 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +5 7 - -
Dundee +14 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (55.77%) Linux
2 26 (50.00%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Python
2 26 (50.00%) Ruby
3 25 (48.08%) Degree
4 20 (38.46%) Perl
5 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
6 17 (32.69%) Finance
6 17 (32.69%) C++
7 15 (28.85%) OO
7 15 (28.85%) Web Development
7 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
8 14 (26.92%) CSS3
8 14 (26.92%) HTML5
8 14 (26.92%) CSS
8 14 (26.92%) UNIX
8 14 (26.92%) HTML
8 14 (26.92%) C#
8 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.00%) Postgraduate
9 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 13 (25.00%) Objective-C
9 13 (25.00%) Refactoring
9 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (23.08%) Puppet

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (21.15%) Node.js
2 5 (9.62%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Jetty
3 4 (7.69%) nginx
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 3 (5.77%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.85%) Route 53
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.69%) IPsec
4 4 (7.69%) FTP
4 4 (7.69%) HTTP
4 4 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (5.77%) VLAN
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) LAN
6 2 (3.85%) SNMP
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) BGP
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
7 1 (1.92%) SSH
7 1 (1.92%) Wireless
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.46%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.92%) Behat
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) German Language
2 4 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 4 (7.69%) Turkish Language
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Development Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Management Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) HTML
1 14 (26.92%) CSS
1 14 (26.92%) CSS3
1 14 (26.92%) HTML5
2 9 (17.31%) .NET
3 8 (15.38%) Sass
3 8 (15.38%) LESS
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
5 4 (7.69%) Servlets
5 4 (7.69%) J2EE
6 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.92%) Symfony
8 1 (1.92%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.92%) Django
8 1 (1.92%) RESTful
8 1 (1.92%) Stage3D
8 1 (1.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.92%) Flash
8 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Blog
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile Games
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) Open Source
5 2 (3.85%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) Wiki
6 1 (1.92%) Informatics
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) UNIX
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.77%) OS/2
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Web Development
3 15 (28.85%) OO
4 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
5 13 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 11 (21.15%) DevOps
7 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 7 (13.46%) User Stories
9 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.54%) Workflow
10 6 (11.54%) Coaching
10 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
11 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Statistical Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) Java
1 26 (50.00%) Python
1 26 (50.00%) Ruby
2 20 (38.46%) Perl
3 17 (32.69%) C++
4 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) C#
5 13 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 8 (15.38%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (13.46%) PHP
7 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
7 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.77%) C
9 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.92%) GLSL
9 1 (1.92%) Lua
9 1 (1.92%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.92%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.85%) HND
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Xen
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (23.08%) Puppet
3 6 (11.54%) Nagios
3 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
4 5 (9.62%) Salt
5 4 (7.69%) Ansible
6 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.85%) WSUS
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) New Relic
4 5 (9.62%) SaltStack
5 4 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Facebook
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Zend
7 1 (1.92%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary Best on Market plus Excellent Benefits
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