Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 36 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 +46 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 230 185 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.04% 6.81% 2.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.62% 43.84% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 142 135 23
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +18.84%

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 483 422 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.98% 15.53% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 271 288 129
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +18.57%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,200 £30,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £62,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.72% +8.50%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 137 (59.57%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (30.87%) DevOps
3 68 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (28.26%) C#
5 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
6 61 (26.52%) SQL Server
7 60 (26.09%) .NET
8 59 (25.65%) Windows
9 54 (23.48%) Linux
9 54 (23.48%) SQL
9 54 (23.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 53 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (22.61%) Git (software)
12 46 (20.00%) Microservices
13 42 (18.26%) JavaScript
13 42 (18.26%) Ansible
14 41 (17.83%) Jenkins
15 40 (17.39%) Finance
15 40 (17.39%) JIRA
16 38 (16.52%) Subversion
16 38 (16.52%) Puppet
16 38 (16.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 38 (16.52%) Opscode Chef
17 37 (16.09%) Software Engineering
18 35 (15.22%) AngularJS
19 34 (14.78%) ASP.NET
20 33 (14.35%) HTML
20 33 (14.35%) Terraform
21 32 (13.91%) Unix
22 31 (13.48%) Scrum

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 14 (6.09%) Confluence
2 6 (2.61%) MQSeries
3 4 (1.74%) IIS
3 4 (1.74%) JBoss
3 4 (1.74%) nginx
3 4 (1.74%) WildFly
4 3 (1.30%) SAS
4 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.87%) CMS
5 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.87%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.43%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 137 (59.57%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (23.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 27 (11.74%) Office 365
4 21 (9.13%) SaaS
5 14 (6.09%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (5.65%) Slack
7 8 (3.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (3.48%) IaaS
8 5 (2.17%) GitHub
8 5 (2.17%) PaaS
9 4 (1.74%) Akamai
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.87%) npm
10 2 (0.87%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.87%) Yammer
11 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) DNS
1 14 (6.09%) Firewall
1 14 (6.09%) Wireless
2 8 (3.48%) DHCP
2 8 (3.48%) LAN
3 7 (3.04%) VPN
3 7 (3.04%) WAN
4 4 (1.74%) HTTP
4 4 (1.74%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (1.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.74%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.87%) Network Security
5 2 (0.87%) Skype
5 2 (0.87%) VLAN
6 1 (0.43%) IPsec
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.09%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.65%) MySQL
5 12 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.22%) SQLite
6 10 (4.35%) DB2
7 9 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.04%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.30%) SAS EBI
10 3 (1.30%) SSDT
11 2 (0.87%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.87%) Big Data
11 2 (0.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 52 (22.61%) Git (software)
2 41 (17.83%) Jenkins
3 40 (17.39%) JIRA
4 38 (16.52%) Subversion
4 38 (16.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (11.74%) GoCD
5 27 (11.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (11.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (11.30%) IBM UrbanCode
7 12 (5.22%) Bitbucket
7 12 (5.22%) Cucumber
7 12 (5.22%) git-flow
7 12 (5.22%) Selenium
8 11 (4.78%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.74%) Fiddler
10 4 (1.74%) Gatling
10 4 (1.74%) JMeter
10 4 (1.74%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.74%) SilkPerformer
General
1 40 (17.39%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Banking
3 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
4 2 (0.87%) German Language
4 2 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (21.74%) Developer
2 43 (18.70%) Consultant
3 42 (18.26%) Architect
4 31 (13.48%) Senior Consultant
5 29 (12.61%) Cloud Architect
6 28 (12.17%) Senior DevOps
7 26 (11.30%) DevOps Consultant
7 26 (11.30%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 22 (9.57%) .NET Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Azure Architect
9 15 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Lead Developer
10 14 (6.09%) Cisco Architect
11 13 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.65%) Senior Developer
12 12 (5.22%) AWS Architect
12 12 (5.22%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.78%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.35%) Analyst
14 10 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.09%) .NET
2 35 (15.22%) AngularJS
3 34 (14.78%) ASP.NET
4 33 (14.35%) HTML
5 26 (11.30%) Elastic Stack
6 25 (10.87%) CSS
7 23 (10.00%) HTML5
8 21 (9.13%) React
9 19 (8.26%) Node.js
10 15 (6.52%) OAuth
11 14 (6.09%) CSS3
12 13 (5.65%) jQuery
12 13 (5.65%) LESS
13 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (4.35%) RESTful
16 7 (3.04%) .NET Core
16 7 (3.04%) OAuth2
16 7 (3.04%) SAML
17 6 (2.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.96%) Fintech
2 16 (6.96%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (6.96%) User Experience
3 14 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.09%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (1.74%) DataPower
7 3 (1.30%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.87%) Clustering
8 2 (0.87%) Cyberattack
8 2 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (25.65%) Windows
2 54 (23.48%) Linux
3 32 (13.91%) Unix
4 13 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.91%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.61%) AIX
7 6 (2.61%) HPUX
7 6 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.61%) Solaris
8 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.87%) Debian
9 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.87%) DevOps
2 68 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (20.00%) Microservices
5 37 (16.09%) Software Engineering
6 31 (13.48%) Scrum
7 28 (12.17%) MVC
8 26 (11.30%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (11.30%) Customer Engagement
8 26 (11.30%) Open Source
9 16 (6.96%) Kanban
10 14 (6.09%) Presales
10 14 (6.09%) SOLID
11 12 (5.22%) BDD
11 12 (5.22%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (5.22%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.22%) Multithreading
12 11 (4.78%) SDLC
13 10 (4.35%) Release Management
14 9 (3.91%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.26%) C#
2 54 (23.48%) SQL
3 42 (18.26%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.04%) Python
5 27 (11.74%) Java
6 14 (6.09%) PowerShell
7 13 (5.65%) ES6
8 11 (4.78%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.48%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.48%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.61%) F#
11 3 (1.30%) Ruby
11 3 (1.30%) SAS Macro
11 3 (1.30%) VBA
12 2 (0.87%) R
13 1 (0.43%) PHP
13 1 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (7.39%) Degree
2 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.04%) MCSE
4 6 (2.61%) CISSP
4 6 (2.61%) MCSA
5 5 (2.17%) MCP
6 4 (1.74%) CISA
6 4 (1.74%) CISM
6 4 (1.74%) CRISC
7 2 (0.87%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CEH
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.87%) GIAC
7 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.87%) SSCP
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) CCNP
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.91%) GDPR
3 6 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.30%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) QA
6 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.83%) Docker
3 13 (5.65%) VMware NSX
4 8 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (18.26%) Ansible
2 38 (16.52%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (16.52%) Puppet
3 33 (14.35%) Terraform
4 26 (11.30%) Consul
4 26 (11.30%) Rundeck
5 10 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.61%) SCCM
7 4 (1.74%) Kibana
7 4 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.87%) Mesos
8 2 (0.87%) Rancher
8 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.43%) Graphite
9 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.43%) Icinga
9 1 (0.43%) Packer
9 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.74%) VMware
3 26 (11.30%) Delphix
3 26 (11.30%) RedGate
3 26 (11.30%) ServiceNow
3 26 (11.30%) Splunk
4 23 (10.00%) Google
5 20 (8.70%) Oracle
6 16 (6.96%) Cisco
7 10 (4.35%) Xamarin
8 9 (3.91%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.04%) HP
9 7 (3.04%) IBM
10 4 (1.74%) Cognos
11 3 (1.30%) Citrix
11 3 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.30%) Teradata
12 2 (0.87%) Ping Identity
12 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.87%) Sun