The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 150 147 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -53
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 21 13 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.40% 1.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.34% 16.88% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,760 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £38,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
94 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.56% 2.35% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 57 79
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 14 £37,500 +5.63% 3
Dundee - 4 £33,750 -
Glasgow -11 3 £42,500 - 2
Cloud Computing
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Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (52.78%) Java
1 19 (52.78%) Ruby
2 18 (50.00%) Degree
2 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (44.44%) C++
4 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) Perl
4 15 (41.67%) CSS
5 14 (38.89%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) UNIX
5 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (38.89%) HTML5
5 14 (38.89%) CSS3
6 13 (36.11%) Web Development
6 13 (36.11%) Refactoring
6 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
6 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
6 13 (36.11%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) Postgraduate
6 13 (36.11%) Objective-C
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (30.56%) Node.js
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Sass

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (30.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.56%) Route 53
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (19.44%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
1 13 (36.11%) Software Development Engineer
1 13 (36.11%) Development Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Graduate
6 1 (2.78%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) HTML5
2 14 (38.89%) CSS3
3 8 (22.22%) Sass
3 8 (22.22%) LESS
4 5 (13.89%) .NET
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile Games
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Social Gaming
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Informatics
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) OS/2
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (36.11%) Web Development
2 13 (36.11%) Refactoring
2 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
2 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
2 13 (36.11%) OO
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Test Management
6 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) Stress Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
1 19 (52.78%) Ruby
2 18 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (44.44%) C++
4 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 14 (38.89%) C#
6 13 (36.11%) Objective-C
7 8 (22.22%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) PHP
9 3 (8.33%) C
10 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Degree
2 13 (36.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Gluster
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Salt
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) New Relic
4 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
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