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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 165 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.89% 4.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
IaaS
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
159 122 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.05% 3.24% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 98 70 61
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,750 £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%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IaaS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Scotland

IaaS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 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 +9 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Glasgow +1 1 - -
IaaS
UK

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) OOCSS
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) WebStorm
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile First

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) WebStorm
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) OOCSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible