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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 140 147 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 16 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.92% 19.35% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +13.33%
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
202 62 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.54% 1.91% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 153 46 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £26,122
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,750 £48,187
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Glasgow +19 8 £50,000 +81.81%
Edinburgh +6 8 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 20 (54.05%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Test Strategy
5 8 (21.62%) Puppet
5 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (21.62%) DevOps
5 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) QA
6 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
6 7 (18.92%) Wealth Management
6 7 (18.92%) Python
7 6 (16.22%) Java
7 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
7 6 (16.22%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) Retail
7 6 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (13.51%) Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.51%) Ruby
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (8.11%) nginx
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.11%) Jetty
1 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.11%) Google App Engine
1 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) IPsec
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) FTP
3 3 (8.11%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) VLAN
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.70%) SSH
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.70%) SNMP
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.11%) German Language
4 3 (8.11%) Italian Language
4 3 (8.11%) Turkish Language
5 1 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (2.70%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Architect
1 6 (16.22%) Management Consultant
1 6 (16.22%) Consultant
1 6 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (16.22%) Solutions Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Test Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Graduate
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) Servlets
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.70%) Stage3D
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Blog
4 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Economics
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) OS/2
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (24.32%) Test Strategy
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps
3 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.92%) Wealth Management
5 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) HLSL
6 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.70%) GLSL
6 1 (2.70%) Lua
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.11%) HND
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Xen
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.81%) Nagios
2 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.11%) Salt
3 3 (8.11%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) New Relic
3 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
3 3 (8.11%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) IronPort
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Posted: 24 days ago