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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 141 154 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.26% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.42% 13.24% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 13
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £41,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
240 68 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.66% 1.99% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 186 47 35
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £53,750 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 6 £70,000 +55.55% 5
Glasgow - 6 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 £33,000 -
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (24.00%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (24.00%) Banking
5 6 (24.00%) Retail
5 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
9 2 (8.00%) Data Security
9 2 (8.00%) Validation
9 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (8.00%) Linux
9 2 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (8.00%) HP
9 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 6 (24.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Management Consultant
1 6 (24.00%) Consultant
1 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Graduate
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Economics
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (24.00%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) IronPort
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