Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 26 85
Rank change year-on-year +3 +59 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 214 207 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.88% 7.96% 2.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.09% 46.94% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 136 137 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -3.95%
10th Percentile £33,375 £32,500 £32,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £50,450
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Microsoft 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 445 441 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.46% 16.95% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 259 291 138
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £30,350
90th Percentile £74,800 £65,000 £61,625
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure.

1 126 (58.88%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (35.51%) C#
3 74 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (32.71%) .NET
5 69 (32.24%) DevOps
6 59 (27.57%) SQL Server
6 59 (27.57%) Microsoft
7 58 (27.10%) Windows
8 57 (26.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
10 53 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (21.96%) Git (software)
11 47 (21.96%) JIRA
12 46 (21.50%) Linux
13 44 (20.56%) Microservices
14 42 (19.63%) HTML
15 41 (19.16%) SQL
16 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
16 40 (18.69%) AngularJS
17 38 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
17 38 (17.76%) Scrum
18 36 (16.82%) Ansible
19 34 (15.89%) Jenkins
20 33 (15.42%) Puppet
20 33 (15.42%) Terraform
20 33 (15.42%) MVC
20 33 (15.42%) Finance
20 33 (15.42%) Unix
21 32 (14.95%) Subversion
21 32 (14.95%) Opscode Chef

Microsoft 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 16 (7.48%) Confluence
2 6 (2.80%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.40%) Apache
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) JBoss
4 2 (0.93%) SAS
4 2 (0.93%) WildFly
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 126 (58.88%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (26.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 26 (12.15%) Office 365
4 16 (7.48%) SaaS
5 10 (4.67%) PaaS
6 9 (4.21%) Slack
7 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.87%) GitHub
9 3 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.93%) IaaS
10 2 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.54%) Wireless
2 13 (6.07%) Firewall
3 12 (5.61%) LAN
4 11 (5.14%) WAN
5 8 (3.74%) DNS
5 8 (3.74%) Network Security
6 7 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (3.27%) Telepresence
6 7 (3.27%) Unified Communications
7 6 (2.80%) DHCP
8 5 (2.34%) VLAN
9 3 (1.40%) SAN
9 3 (1.40%) VPN
10 1 (0.47%) Internet
10 1 (0.47%) IPsec
10 1 (0.47%) SMS
10 1 (0.47%) SSH
10 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.01%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.14%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.67%) MySQL
5 9 (4.21%) DB2
5 9 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.21%) SQLite
6 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.87%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.40%) Flink
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.40%) SSDT
9 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.93%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.93%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (21.96%) Git (software)
1 47 (21.96%) JIRA
2 38 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 32 (14.95%) Subversion
5 30 (14.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (13.08%) GoCD
7 27 (12.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (12.62%) IBM UrbanCode
8 12 (5.61%) Selenium
9 11 (5.14%) Cucumber
10 9 (4.21%) Bitbucket
10 9 (4.21%) git-flow
11 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.80%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.40%) Hudson
13 3 (1.40%) NUnit
13 3 (1.40%) RSpec
14 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (15.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Banking
3 3 (1.40%) Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (24.77%) Developer
2 41 (19.16%) Architect
3 37 (17.29%) Consultant
4 31 (14.49%) Senior Consultant
5 29 (13.55%) Senior DevOps
6 27 (12.62%) DevOps Consultant
6 27 (12.62%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 22 (10.28%) Cloud Architect
8 20 (9.35%) .NET Developer
9 17 (7.94%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.54%) Cisco Architect
10 14 (6.54%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (5.61%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.61%) Senior Developer
13 10 (4.67%) Azure Architect
13 10 (4.67%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.67%) IT Engineer
14 9 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 9 (4.21%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (32.71%) .NET
2 42 (19.63%) HTML
3 40 (18.69%) AngularJS
4 30 (14.02%) ASP.NET
5 28 (13.08%) Elastic Stack
6 27 (12.62%) CSS
7 20 (9.35%) React
8 19 (8.88%) HTML5
9 18 (8.41%) Node.js
10 17 (7.94%) RESTful
11 15 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (5.61%) CSS3
13 11 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (5.14%) jQuery
14 10 (4.67%) LESS
14 10 (4.67%) WPF
15 9 (4.21%) .NET Core
15 9 (4.21%) Web Services
16 7 (3.27%) .NET Framework
16 7 (3.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
1 15 (7.01%) User Experience
2 14 (6.54%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.07%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.21%) Fintech
6 7 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.27%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.40%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.93%) Clustering
8 2 (0.93%) Cyberattack
8 2 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) DataPower
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.10%) Windows
2 46 (21.50%) Linux
3 33 (15.42%) Unix
4 11 (5.14%) Windows 10
5 10 (4.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.27%) AIX
6 7 (3.27%) Solaris
7 6 (2.80%) HPUX
7 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Debian
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.47%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (32.24%) DevOps
3 53 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (20.56%) Microservices
5 40 (18.69%) Software Engineering
6 38 (17.76%) Scrum
7 33 (15.42%) MVC
8 31 (14.49%) Continuous Delivery
9 27 (12.62%) Customer Engagement
9 27 (12.62%) Open Source
10 16 (7.48%) Kanban
11 14 (6.54%) Presales
11 14 (6.54%) SOLID
12 12 (5.61%) Computer Science
12 12 (5.61%) SDLC
12 12 (5.61%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.67%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.21%) BDD
14 9 (4.21%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.51%) C#
2 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
3 41 (19.16%) SQL
4 31 (14.49%) Java
5 29 (13.55%) Python
6 13 (6.07%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.67%) C++
7 10 (4.67%) ES6
8 9 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.80%) F#
11 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.40%) R
12 3 (1.40%) Ruby
13 2 (0.93%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.93%) VBA
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) PHP
14 1 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (8.41%) Degree
2 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.27%) CCNP
5 6 (2.80%) CISSP
5 6 (2.80%) MCSE
6 5 (2.34%) MCP
6 5 (2.34%) MCSA
7 4 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.40%) CEH
8 3 (1.40%) CISA
8 3 (1.40%) CISM
8 3 (1.40%) CRISC
8 3 (1.40%) GIAC
8 3 (1.40%) SSCP
9 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.47%) CCNA
10 1 (0.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) GDPR
1 7 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.40%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.07%) Docker
3 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.27%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (16.82%) Ansible
2 33 (15.42%) Puppet
2 33 (15.42%) Terraform
3 32 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (12.62%) Consul
4 27 (12.62%) Rundeck
5 8 (3.74%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.93%) Mesos
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.47%) Grafana
8 1 (0.47%) Graphite
8 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.47%) Icinga
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.47%) Packer
8 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.47%) SCCM
8 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.55%) RedGate
3 28 (13.08%) ServiceNow
4 27 (12.62%) Delphix
4 27 (12.62%) Splunk
5 21 (9.81%) Google
6 17 (7.94%) Cisco
6 17 (7.94%) VMware
7 14 (6.54%) Oracle
8 11 (5.14%) Xamarin
9 6 (2.80%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.80%) HP
10 3 (1.40%) Cognos
10 3 (1.40%) NetApp
11 2 (0.93%) IBM
11 2 (0.93%) Juniper
11 2 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.93%) Teradata
12 1 (0.47%) Citrix