Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 24 27
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 +56
Permanent jobs citing Azure 280 217 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.97% 8.90% 8.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.06% 46.17% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 137 141
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 595 470 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.80% 19.29% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 324 276 307
Edinburgh median annual salary £49,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +6.67% +0.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Edinburgh

Azure
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Azure in Edinburgh

Azure
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, IT jobs citing Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Azure.

1 128 (45.71%) AWS
2 113 (40.36%) DevOps
3 111 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (38.57%) .NET
5 99 (35.36%) Microsoft
6 82 (29.29%) JavaScript
6 82 (29.29%) C#
7 81 (28.93%) Python
8 79 (28.21%) Finance
9 75 (26.79%) SQL
10 71 (25.36%) GCP
11 62 (22.14%) PowerShell
12 60 (21.43%) Docker
13 57 (20.36%) Microservices
14 56 (20.00%) Linux
14 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 54 (19.29%) Kubernetes
16 50 (17.86%) Java
17 48 (17.14%) SQL Server
18 44 (15.71%) SDLC
19 43 (15.36%) Ansible
19 43 (15.36%) Node.js
20 41 (14.64%) Jenkins
21 39 (13.93%) HTML
22 38 (13.57%) Ruby
22 38 (13.57%) React
23 37 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
23 37 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
24 36 (12.86%) AngularJS
25 35 (12.50%) Windows

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.86%) nginx
3 5 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.43%) Apache
4 4 (1.43%) CMS
5 3 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.07%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.71%) Confluence
6 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (45.71%) AWS
2 71 (25.36%) GCP
3 19 (6.79%) Office 365
3 19 (6.79%) PaaS
3 19 (6.79%) SaaS
4 12 (4.29%) Serverless
5 9 (3.21%) IaaS
6 8 (2.86%) Power Platform
7 7 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (1.79%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.07%) GitHub
12 2 (0.71%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.36%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.57%) Network Security
2 8 (2.86%) Firewall
3 4 (1.43%) DHCP
3 4 (1.43%) DNS
3 4 (1.43%) Wireless
4 3 (1.07%) Internet
4 3 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.07%) LAN
4 3 (1.07%) Skype
4 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.07%) VLAN
4 3 (1.07%) VoIP
4 3 (1.07%) WAN
5 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.36%) PBX
6 1 (0.36%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.93%) Big Data
4 8 (2.86%) Power BI
5 7 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.79%) Amazon Athena
7 5 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (1.43%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.43%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.07%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.71%) Redis
10 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (14.64%) Jenkins
2 37 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (12.14%) Visual Studio
4 28 (10.00%) Ant
4 28 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
5 22 (7.86%) Git (software)
6 17 (6.07%) JIRA
7 13 (4.64%) PhantomJS
7 13 (4.64%) Subversion
8 10 (3.57%) Maven
9 9 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.21%) JUnit
9 9 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.50%) Cypress.io
11 6 (2.14%) GoCD
11 6 (2.14%) IBM UrbanCode
12 5 (1.79%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.79%) webpack
13 4 (1.43%) Jasmine
General
1 79 (28.21%) Finance
2 17 (6.07%) Public Sector
3 13 (4.64%) Banking
3 13 (4.64%) Law
4 6 (2.14%) Legal
5 5 (1.79%) Retail
6 4 (1.43%) Games
6 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (25.00%) Developer
2 37 (13.21%) Software Engineer
3 36 (12.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (10.36%) Senior Developer
4 29 (10.36%) Software Developer
5 25 (8.93%) Senior DevOps
6 24 (8.57%) Architect
7 20 (7.14%) Consultant
7 20 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 20 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (6.43%) Security Engineer
9 17 (6.07%) .NET Developer
10 16 (5.71%) DevOps Developer
11 15 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (3.93%) Security Architect
13 9 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (3.21%) Data Engineer
13 9 (3.21%) IT Engineer
13 9 (3.21%) Technical Leader
14 8 (2.86%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (38.57%) .NET
2 43 (15.36%) Node.js
3 39 (13.93%) HTML
4 38 (13.57%) React
5 36 (12.86%) AngularJS
6 32 (11.43%) .NET Core
7 29 (10.36%) CSS
8 28 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 19 (6.79%) .NET Framework
10 18 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (6.43%) Elastic Stack
11 15 (5.36%) Kafka
12 13 (4.64%) React Native
13 12 (4.29%) HTML5
14 11 (3.93%) Entity Framework
15 9 (3.21%) Middleware
15 9 (3.21%) Vue.js
16 8 (2.86%) Web Services
17 7 (2.50%) Spring
18 6 (2.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.64%) Public Cloud
2 9 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (2.50%) User Experience
5 6 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.07%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.07%) Smart Home
6 3 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.36%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.00%) Linux
2 35 (12.50%) Windows
3 26 (9.29%) Unix
4 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.07%) CentOS
6 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Debian
8 1 (0.36%) SUSE
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.36%) DevOps
2 111 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (20.36%) Microservices
4 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 44 (15.71%) SDLC
6 37 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (11.79%) TDD
8 29 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 28 (10.00%) Release Management
10 27 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (9.29%) Scrum
12 25 (8.93%) Analytics
12 25 (8.93%) SIEM
13 24 (8.57%) Security Operations
14 22 (7.86%) MVC
15 19 (6.79%) Process Improvement
16 18 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (6.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.29%) C#
1 82 (29.29%) JavaScript
2 81 (28.93%) Python
3 75 (26.79%) SQL
4 62 (22.14%) PowerShell
5 50 (17.86%) Java
6 38 (13.57%) Ruby
7 31 (11.07%) TypeScript
8 21 (7.50%) Go
9 19 (6.79%) Bash Shell
10 14 (5.00%) C++
11 13 (4.64%) Scala
12 11 (3.93%) ES6
12 11 (3.93%) Kotlin
13 6 (2.14%) C
14 5 (1.79%) R
14 5 (1.79%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.71%) F#
15 2 (0.71%) Groovy
15 2 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (9.29%) Degree
2 9 (3.21%) AWS Certification
3 8 (2.86%) CISM
3 8 (2.86%) CISSP
3 8 (2.86%) GIAC
4 5 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.71%) MCSE
7 2 (0.71%) PhD
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) CFA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.29%) QA
2 9 (3.21%) GDPR
3 8 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (2.86%) NIST
4 5 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (21.43%) Docker
2 13 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.79%) Firmware
4 3 (1.07%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.36%) KVM
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (19.29%) Kubernetes
2 43 (15.36%) Ansible
3 34 (12.14%) Terraform
4 33 (11.79%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (9.29%) Puppet
6 6 (2.14%) Consul
6 6 (2.14%) Rundeck
7 5 (1.79%) Kibana
7 5 (1.79%) logstash
7 5 (1.79%) Rancher
8 3 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.71%) Grafana
9 2 (0.71%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.36%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.36%) Packer
10 1 (0.36%) SCCM
10 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 99 (35.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.79%) Google
3 29 (10.36%) Splunk
4 28 (10.00%) Micro Focus
5 19 (6.79%) Cisco
5 19 (6.79%) ServiceNow
5 19 (6.79%) VMware
6 13 (4.64%) CyberArk
6 13 (4.64%) Symantec
7 11 (3.93%) Xamarin
8 7 (2.50%) Citrix
9 6 (2.14%) Delphix
9 6 (2.14%) RedGate
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle
11 3 (1.07%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.07%) EMC
11 3 (1.07%) New Relic
11 3 (1.07%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.71%) Databricks