Period
to 24 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 108 135
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 28 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.07% 1.55% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 4.11% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.48% -38.52%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £92,500 £45,650
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% +13.10% -37.78%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,006 997 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.27% 37.79% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 664 648 524
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Edinburgh

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in Edinburgh

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 26 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 14 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (46.43%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (46.43%) Terraform
3 13 (46.43%) Replication
3 13 (46.43%) MySQL
3 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
4 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 11 (39.29%) SaaS
5 11 (39.29%) DevOps
6 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) PaaS
10 5 (17.86%) Python
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Unix
10 5 (17.86%) Ruby
10 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.29%) Web Services
11 4 (14.29%) .NET
11 4 (14.29%) Java

Public Cloud
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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 26 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (39.29%) SaaS
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (17.86%) PaaS
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.14%) Office 365
5 2 (7.14%) Serverless
6 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.57%) IaaS
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DMZ
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Operations Engineer
1 13 (46.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Replication
2 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Native
4 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
4 11 (39.29%) DevOps
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
9 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (7.14%) Sprint Planning
10 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (3.57%) High Availability
11 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Python
1 5 (17.86%) Ruby
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 13 (46.43%) Terraform
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) IBM
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) Veritas
1 1 (3.57%) VMware