Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 39 92
Rank change year-on-year +24 +53 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 251 142 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.88% 5.59% 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.40% 40.80% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 158 114 30
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +11.43% +25.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,875 £32,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £65,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +21.21%

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 479 348 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.85% 13.69% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 286 237 141
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +14.46% -7.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 22 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 149 (59.36%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (31.87%) Microsoft
3 77 (30.68%) DevOps
4 72 (28.69%) C#
5 66 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (25.90%) .NET
7 63 (25.10%) Windows
7 63 (25.10%) Linux
8 58 (23.11%) SQL
9 55 (21.91%) SQL Server
10 53 (21.12%) Ansible
11 50 (19.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 47 (18.73%) Jenkins
13 46 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
13 46 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (18.33%) ASP.NET
14 43 (17.13%) VMware
15 42 (16.73%) Git (software)
16 41 (16.33%) Software Engineering
17 40 (15.94%) Puppet
18 39 (15.54%) GCP
19 37 (14.74%) Subversion
19 37 (14.74%) Microservices
20 36 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (14.34%) MVC
21 35 (13.94%) Terraform
22 34 (13.55%) JIRA
23 32 (12.75%) JavaScript
23 32 (12.75%) SaaS
24 29 (11.55%) AngularJS

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 9 (3.59%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.39%) JBoss
2 6 (2.39%) WildFly
3 5 (1.99%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.59%) Confluence
4 4 (1.59%) nginx
5 3 (1.20%) IIS
5 3 (1.20%) SAS
5 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.80%) Apache
6 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.40%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Maya
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 149 (59.36%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (19.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 32 (12.75%) SaaS
4 22 (8.76%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (8.76%) PaaS
5 21 (8.37%) IaaS
5 21 (8.37%) Office 365
6 7 (2.79%) GitHub
7 5 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.59%) Akamai
8 4 (1.59%) Slack
9 3 (1.20%) npm
10 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.80%) Yammer
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.40%) Route 53
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.37%) Firewall
2 15 (5.98%) DNS
2 15 (5.98%) Wireless
3 11 (4.38%) VPN
4 10 (3.98%) DHCP
5 9 (3.59%) Network Security
6 5 (1.99%) LAN
6 5 (1.99%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.99%) WAN
7 4 (1.59%) HTTP
7 4 (1.59%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.59%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.80%) BGP
8 2 (0.80%) IPsec
8 2 (0.80%) SAN
8 2 (0.80%) Skype
8 2 (0.80%) SMS
8 2 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.20%) Big Data
6 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.20%) DB2
6 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.20%) MySQL
6 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.20%) SAS EBI
6 3 (1.20%) SQLite
7 2 (0.80%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.80%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 47 (18.73%) Jenkins
2 42 (16.73%) Git (software)
3 37 (14.74%) Subversion
4 36 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (13.55%) JIRA
6 28 (11.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (9.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (9.96%) GoCD
7 25 (9.96%) IBM UrbanCode
8 11 (4.38%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.39%) Maven
9 6 (2.39%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.59%) Fiddler
11 4 (1.59%) Gatling
11 4 (1.59%) JMeter
11 4 (1.59%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.59%) Selenium
11 4 (1.59%) SilkPerformer
12 3 (1.20%) gulp
General
1 26 (10.36%) Banking
2 24 (9.56%) Finance
3 11 (4.38%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.59%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) German Language
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (19.52%) Architect
2 43 (17.13%) Consultant
3 42 (16.73%) Developer
4 35 (13.94%) Cloud Architect
5 30 (11.95%) Senior Consultant
6 27 (10.76%) Senior DevOps
7 25 (9.96%) DevOps Consultant
7 25 (9.96%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 23 (9.16%) Cloud Engineer
9 22 (8.76%) .NET Developer
10 19 (7.57%) Azure Architect
10 19 (7.57%) C# Developer
11 17 (6.77%) AWS Architect
12 15 (5.98%) Cisco Architect
13 14 (5.58%) Project Manager
13 14 (5.58%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.78%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.78%) Software Project Manager
15 11 (4.38%) Analyst
15 11 (4.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (25.90%) .NET
2 46 (18.33%) ASP.NET
3 29 (11.55%) AngularJS
4 26 (10.36%) HTML
5 25 (9.96%) Elastic Stack
6 23 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (8.76%) CSS
8 18 (7.17%) OAuth
9 17 (6.77%) Web Services
10 14 (5.58%) HTML5
11 13 (5.18%) React
12 12 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (4.38%) RESTful
14 10 (3.98%) JSON
14 10 (3.98%) Node.js
15 9 (3.59%) .NET Framework
16 8 (3.19%) SAML
17 7 (2.79%) Entity Framework
17 7 (2.79%) OAuth2
18 5 (1.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.55%) Data Centre
2 26 (10.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 21 (8.37%) Public Cloud
4 16 (6.37%) Fintech
5 13 (5.18%) Enterprise Cloud
6 12 (4.78%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.38%) User Experience
8 10 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (3.19%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.59%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.59%) DataPower
11 3 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.10%) Linux
1 63 (25.10%) Windows
2 25 (9.96%) Unix
3 24 (9.56%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.39%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.80%) Debian
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.68%) DevOps
2 66 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 37 (14.74%) Microservices
6 36 (14.34%) MVC
7 27 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 26 (10.36%) Open Source
8 26 (10.36%) Project Management
9 25 (9.96%) Customer Engagement
9 25 (9.96%) Presales
10 24 (9.56%) Scrum
11 20 (7.97%) Change Management
12 18 (7.17%) SDLC
13 17 (6.77%) Configuration Management
14 14 (5.58%) OO
15 13 (5.18%) Collaborative Working
15 13 (5.18%) PRINCE2
15 13 (5.18%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (4.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.69%) C#
2 58 (23.11%) SQL
3 32 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 24 (9.56%) PowerShell
5 22 (8.76%) Python
6 17 (6.77%) Java
7 11 (4.38%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.79%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.39%) C
11 5 (1.99%) Ruby
12 3 (1.20%) ES6
12 3 (1.20%) SAS Macro
12 3 (1.20%) VBA
13 2 (0.80%) F#
13 2 (0.80%) VB
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
14 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) VB6
14 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.98%) Degree
2 10 (3.98%) PMP
3 9 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.59%) CISA
5 4 (1.59%) CISM
5 4 (1.59%) CISSP
5 4 (1.59%) CRISC
6 3 (1.20%) CCNA
6 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.20%) MCP
6 3 (1.20%) MCSA
7 2 (0.80%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.80%) VCAP
7 2 (0.80%) VCDX
8 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.54%) GCP
2 8 (3.19%) GDPR
3 5 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.20%) PMBOK
5 3 (1.20%) QA
6 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.17%) Docker
2 18 (7.17%) VMware NSX
3 14 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.98%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 53 (21.12%) Ansible
2 46 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (15.94%) Puppet
4 35 (13.94%) Terraform
5 25 (9.96%) Consul
5 25 (9.96%) Rundeck
6 15 (5.98%) Kubernetes
7 11 (4.38%) SCCM
8 8 (3.19%) vCenter Server
9 6 (2.39%) Rancher
10 4 (1.59%) Kibana
10 4 (1.59%) SCOM
11 2 (0.80%) Mesos
11 2 (0.80%) Nagios
11 2 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.80%) yum
Vendors
1 80 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 43 (17.13%) VMware
3 27 (10.76%) Cisco
4 26 (10.36%) Splunk
5 25 (9.96%) Delphix
5 25 (9.96%) RedGate
5 25 (9.96%) ServiceNow
6 21 (8.37%) Oracle
7 19 (7.57%) Google
8 12 (4.78%) IBM
9 9 (3.59%) SAP
10 7 (2.79%) HP
11 6 (2.39%) Xamarin
12 5 (1.99%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.59%) Citrix
13 4 (1.59%) Veeam
13 4 (1.59%) Zerto
14 3 (1.20%) Cognos
14 3 (1.20%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.20%) Teradata