Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 56 100
Rank change year-on-year +38 +44 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 244 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.38% 3.94% 1.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.52% 33.98% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 161 76 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,375 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 483 259 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.58% 11.59% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 300 183 123
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 158 (64.75%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 79 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (29.10%) DevOps
4 70 (28.69%) Windows
5 63 (25.82%) C#
6 60 (24.59%) Linux
7 59 (24.18%) Ansible
8 57 (23.36%) .NET
9 56 (22.95%) SQL Server
9 56 (22.95%) Jenkins
10 54 (22.13%) Opscode Chef
11 52 (21.31%) Google Cloud Platform
12 47 (19.26%) Puppet
13 46 (18.85%) SQL
13 46 (18.85%) GCP
14 45 (18.44%) VMware
15 42 (17.21%) MVC
16 40 (16.39%) JavaScript
17 39 (15.98%) Project Management
18 38 (15.57%) ASP.NET
19 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (14.34%) Banking
20 35 (14.34%) Change Management
21 34 (13.93%) SaaS
21 34 (13.93%) Git (software)
21 34 (13.93%) Terraform
22 33 (13.52%) Windows Server
22 33 (13.52%) Microservices
22 33 (13.52%) 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 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.10%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.28%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.23%) Apache
5 2 (0.82%) JBoss
5 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.82%) WildFly
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (10.66%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.41%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.41%) Maya
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 158 (64.75%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (21.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 34 (13.93%) SaaS
4 30 (12.30%) PaaS
5 27 (11.07%) IaaS
6 23 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (6.56%) Office 365
8 7 (2.87%) GitHub
9 5 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.23%) npm
11 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.82%) Route 53
11 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.41%) Asana
12 1 (0.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.97%) Firewall
2 14 (5.74%) Network Security
3 10 (4.10%) SAN
4 9 (3.69%) DNS
5 8 (3.28%) DHCP
5 8 (3.28%) Intranet
6 7 (2.87%) VPN
7 5 (2.05%) Wireless
8 3 (1.23%) WAN
9 2 (0.82%) BGP
9 2 (0.82%) DMVPN
9 2 (0.82%) IPsec
9 2 (0.82%) MPLS
9 2 (0.82%) SMTP
10 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.41%) LAN
10 1 (0.41%) SMS
10 1 (0.41%) SSL
10 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.46%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.64%) Big Data
6 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.82%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.82%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 34 (13.93%) Git (software)
3 33 (13.52%) Subversion
4 30 (12.30%) GoCD
4 30 (12.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 30 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (11.89%) JIRA
6 25 (10.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (10.25%) IBM UrbanCode
7 7 (2.87%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.46%) Mocha
9 5 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.64%) Maven
10 4 (1.64%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.23%) Grunt
11 3 (1.23%) gulp
12 2 (0.82%) Codeship
12 2 (0.82%) Selenium
12 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 35 (14.34%) Banking
2 28 (11.48%) Retail
2 28 (11.48%) Retail Banking
3 25 (10.25%) Finance
4 8 (3.28%) Advertising
4 8 (3.28%) Local Government
5 2 (0.82%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (19.26%) Consultant
2 46 (18.85%) Developer
3 33 (13.52%) Architect
4 28 (11.48%) Cloud Engineer
5 26 (10.66%) Project Manager
5 26 (10.66%) Senior Consultant
6 25 (10.25%) DevOps Consultant
6 25 (10.25%) Senior DevOps
6 25 (10.25%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 23 (9.43%) Software Project Manager
8 19 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 17 (6.97%) .NET Developer
9 17 (6.97%) Cloud Architect
10 14 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (5.74%) VMware Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Linux Server Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Server Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.36%) .NET
2 38 (15.57%) ASP.NET
3 33 (13.52%) AngularJS
4 30 (12.30%) Web Services
5 28 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (11.07%) CSS
6 27 (11.07%) HTML
7 25 (10.25%) Elastic Stack
8 16 (6.56%) React
9 12 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (4.92%) JSON
10 11 (4.51%) RESTful
11 10 (4.10%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.10%) HTML5
12 8 (3.28%) Entity Framework
13 7 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 5 (2.05%) Angular 2
14 5 (2.05%) NHibernate
14 5 (2.05%) Node.js
14 5 (2.05%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.79%) Public Cloud
2 17 (6.97%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.69%) Enterprise Cloud
4 9 (3.69%) Fintech
4 9 (3.69%) Private Cloud
4 9 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.87%) User Experience
6 5 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.64%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.82%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.41%) PKI
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (28.69%) Windows
2 60 (24.59%) Linux
3 33 (13.52%) Windows Server
4 25 (10.25%) Unix
5 8 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (29.10%) DevOps
3 42 (17.21%) MVC
4 39 (15.98%) Project Management
5 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (14.34%) Change Management
7 33 (13.52%) Microservices
8 30 (12.30%) Software Delivery
9 29 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (11.89%) Open Source
10 27 (11.07%) SDLC
11 26 (10.66%) Load Balancing
11 26 (10.66%) Migration
11 26 (10.66%) PRINCE2
11 26 (10.66%) Project Planning
12 25 (10.25%) Customer Engagement
13 23 (9.43%) Presales
13 23 (9.43%) Software Engineering
14 20 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (7.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (25.82%) C#
2 46 (18.85%) SQL
3 40 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 26 (10.66%) Python
5 22 (9.02%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.56%) Java
7 12 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.51%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.10%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.46%) C
11 4 (1.64%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) Perl
12 2 (0.82%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) R
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) VB6
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (10.66%) PMP
2 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.15%) AWS Certification
4 11 (4.51%) Degree
5 10 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.87%) CCNA
7 6 (2.46%) MCSA
7 6 (2.46%) MCSE
7 6 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.64%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.64%) MCITP
8 4 (1.64%) MCP
9 3 (1.23%) CCDP
9 3 (1.23%) CCNP
10 2 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.82%) VCAP
10 2 (0.82%) VCDX
11 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (18.85%) GCP
2 7 (2.87%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.41%) EMIR
4 1 (0.41%) FATCA
4 1 (0.41%) MiFID
4 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.66%) Active Directory
3 25 (10.25%) Docker
4 14 (5.74%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (5.33%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.28%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 59 (24.18%) Ansible
2 54 (22.13%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (19.26%) Puppet
4 34 (13.93%) Terraform
5 29 (11.89%) Consul
5 29 (11.89%) Rundeck
6 14 (5.74%) Kubernetes
6 14 (5.74%) vCenter Server
7 11 (4.51%) SCCM
8 7 (2.87%) SCOM
9 4 (1.64%) Nagios
9 4 (1.64%) Rancher
9 4 (1.64%) yum
10 3 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.41%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 79 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 45 (18.44%) VMware
3 28 (11.48%) ServiceNow
4 26 (10.66%) Splunk
5 25 (10.25%) Cisco
5 25 (10.25%) Delphix
5 25 (10.25%) RedGate
6 19 (7.79%) Oracle
7 14 (5.74%) SAP
8 13 (5.33%) IBM
9 12 (4.92%) Google
9 12 (4.92%) HP
10 7 (2.87%) Citrix
11 5 (2.05%) Rackspace
11 5 (2.05%) Veeam
11 5 (2.05%) Zerto
12 4 (1.64%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.64%) CA
12 4 (1.64%) New Relic
12 4 (1.64%) Xamarin