Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 175 214
Rank change year-on-year +35 +39 0
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 101 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.77% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.46% 6.67% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 25
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -24.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Cloud Computing 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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,068 525 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.76% 11.11% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 660 360 286
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £63,875
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 58 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Edinburgh +5 32 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Dundee -2 2 £45,000 +23.29%
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 53 (52.48%) Python
2 51 (50.50%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (49.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (38.61%) Ansible
5 33 (32.67%) Change Management
6 30 (29.70%) DevOps
6 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
7 26 (25.74%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (25.74%) Project Management
8 25 (24.75%) Firewall
9 22 (21.78%) SQL
9 22 (21.78%) PowerShell
10 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
10 21 (20.79%) HP
11 20 (19.80%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (18.81%) Java
12 19 (18.81%) JSON
12 19 (18.81%) SaaS
12 19 (18.81%) PaaS
12 19 (18.81%) IaaS
12 19 (18.81%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (17.82%) Bash Shell
13 18 (17.82%) Degree
13 18 (17.82%) Business Analysis
13 18 (17.82%) Time Management
13 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (17.82%) Enterprise Cloud
14 17 (16.83%) Puppet
15 16 (15.84%) Configuration Management
16 15 (14.85%) ITIL

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.96%) Jetty
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.99%) JBoss
5 1 (0.99%) nginx
5 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.99%) Tornado
5 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 51 (50.50%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (49.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (18.81%) IaaS
3 19 (18.81%) PaaS
3 19 (18.81%) SaaS
4 7 (6.93%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.98%) Serverless
6 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.75%) Firewall
2 15 (14.85%) DNS
2 15 (14.85%) VPN
3 14 (13.86%) HTTP
3 14 (13.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (13.86%) IPsec
3 14 (13.86%) SMTP
3 14 (13.86%) SSL
4 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.91%) LAN
5 9 (8.91%) MPLS
5 9 (8.91%) OSPF
5 9 (8.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 1 (0.99%) AMQP
7 1 (0.99%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) Big Data
2 9 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.92%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.93%) Data Lake
4 7 (6.93%) Power BI
5 6 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.98%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.98%) OpenTSDB
9 2 (1.98%) Parquet
10 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.94%) Subversion
3 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.96%) Selenium
4 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.97%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) Ant
6 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.99%) Gatling
6 1 (0.99%) JMeter
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.99%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (8.91%) Retail
2 8 (7.92%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Advertising
5 2 (1.98%) Games
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Architect
1 18 (17.82%) Cloud Architect
2 15 (14.85%) Developer
3 14 (13.86%) Administrator
3 14 (13.86%) Security Administrator
4 9 (8.91%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Data Scientist
5 8 (7.92%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Java Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Junior
7 4 (3.96%) Junior Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.81%) JSON
2 10 (9.90%) HTML
3 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.93%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (6.93%) Spring
5 6 (5.94%) .NET
5 6 (5.94%) CSS
6 5 (4.95%) HTML5
7 4 (3.96%) Kafka
7 4 (3.96%) Node.js
7 4 (3.96%) React
7 4 (3.96%) REST
8 3 (2.97%) Django
8 3 (2.97%) Symfony
8 3 (2.97%) Zend Framework
9 2 (1.98%) Apache Flex
9 2 (1.98%) PostGIS
9 2 (1.98%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
2 26 (25.74%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (17.82%) Enterprise Cloud
4 15 (14.85%) Public Cloud
5 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
6 9 (8.91%) Algorithms
6 9 (8.91%) NHS
7 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (6.93%) Fintech
8 5 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.97%) PMI
10 2 (1.98%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.98%) Robotics
11 1 (0.99%) Blog
11 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.99%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.99%) User Experience
11 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Linux
2 5 (4.95%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Android
3 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Change Management
2 30 (29.70%) DevOps
3 26 (25.74%) Project Management
4 20 (19.80%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.82%) Business Analysis
5 18 (17.82%) Time Management
6 16 (15.84%) Configuration Management
7 15 (14.85%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (14.85%) ITIL
8 14 (13.86%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (13.86%) Security Architecture
8 14 (13.86%) Security Monitoring
9 13 (12.87%) Information Management
9 13 (12.87%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 13 (12.87%) Password Management
9 13 (12.87%) Technical Analysis
10 12 (11.88%) Migration
11 11 (10.89%) Analytics
12 10 (9.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) Python
2 22 (21.78%) PowerShell
2 22 (21.78%) SQL
3 19 (18.81%) Java
4 18 (17.82%) Bash Shell
5 14 (13.86%) Perl
6 13 (12.87%) C#
6 13 (12.87%) JavaScript
7 11 (10.89%) Ruby
8 8 (7.92%) R
9 5 (4.95%) PHP
10 3 (2.97%) C++
10 3 (2.97%) Java 8
11 2 (1.98%) C
11 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.99%) Clojure
12 1 (0.99%) Erlang
12 1 (0.99%) F#
12 1 (0.99%) Haskell
12 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) CCNA
2 9 (8.91%) CCNP
2 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.96%) PMP
5 3 (2.97%) CAPM
6 2 (1.98%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.98%) MBA
6 2 (1.98%) MCSA
6 2 (1.98%) MCSE
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) Docker
3 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) HDFS
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (38.61%) Ansible
2 19 (18.81%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (16.83%) Puppet
4 3 (2.97%) logstash
5 2 (1.98%) Kibana
5 2 (1.98%) Mesos
6 1 (0.99%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.99%) Control-M
6 1 (0.99%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.99%) SCCM
6 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) HP
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 13 (12.87%) IBM
4 12 (11.88%) SAP
5 11 (10.89%) Cisco
6 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
6 9 (8.91%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (5.94%) VMware
8 3 (2.97%) Citrix
8 3 (2.97%) Zend
9 2 (1.98%) Avaya
10 1 (0.99%) Adobe
10 1 (0.99%) CommVault
10 1 (0.99%) Splunk
10 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.99%) Twitter