Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 143 175
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32 +45
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 59 97 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.10% 1.70% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.37% 8.52% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 24
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £42,200 £32,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +11.36% -

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 1,349 1,139 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.24% 19.95% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 883 709 374
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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
Edinburgh -22 27 £57,500 -11.54% 3
Glasgow +3 26 £53,750 +7.50% 5
Aberdeen - 2 £55,000 -
Dundee -4 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Python
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (28.81%) Finance
5 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
5 16 (27.12%) Analytics
6 14 (23.73%) DevOps
6 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 12 (20.34%) C#
7 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
8 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.64%) Data Science
9 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (16.95%) Java
9 10 (16.95%) .NET
9 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (16.95%) Degree
10 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.56%) Google
11 8 (13.56%) Microservices
11 8 (13.56%) User Experience
11 8 (13.56%) Big Data
12 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
12 7 (11.86%) R
12 7 (11.86%) HTML
12 7 (11.86%) Linux
12 7 (11.86%) Project Management

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 6 (10.17%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (8.47%) PaaS
5 4 (6.78%) Power Platform
6 3 (5.08%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (5.08%) SaaS
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon Alexa
7 2 (3.39%) Siri
8 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 3 (5.08%) BGP
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) GoToMeeting
3 3 (5.08%) LAN
3 3 (5.08%) MPLS
3 3 (5.08%) Skype
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) WebEx
3 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.08%) Wireless
3 3 (5.08%) WLAN
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Big Data
3 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) Power BI
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.08%) Data Lake
5 3 (5.08%) Text Mining
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) DataStage
6 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) Ant
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) ER Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Gradle
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Developer
1 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
2 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (8.47%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (8.47%) Data Engineer
2 5 (8.47%) Product Manager
2 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
3 4 (6.78%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
3 4 (6.78%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Administrator
4 3 (5.08%) Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) Azure Software Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.08%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) React
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.39%) JDBC
5 2 (3.39%) jQuery
5 2 (3.39%) JSON
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) YAML
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.69%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.69%) RESTful
6 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (13.56%) User Experience
4 7 (11.86%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
7 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
8 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.69%) BBC
9 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) AIX
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
4 1 (1.69%) Debian
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Analytics
2 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.73%) DevOps
4 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
5 11 (18.64%) Data Science
6 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.56%) Microservices
8 7 (11.86%) Fintech
8 7 (11.86%) Information Security
8 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
8 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 7 (11.86%) SDLC
9 6 (10.17%) Architectural Design
9 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.17%) ETL
10 5 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.47%) CRM
10 5 (8.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Python
2 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) C#
5 10 (16.95%) Java
6 7 (11.86%) R
7 6 (10.17%) Scala
7 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.78%) Ruby
9 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.39%) C++
10 2 (3.39%) Groovy
10 2 (3.39%) Java 8
10 2 (3.39%) Perl
10 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.08%) CCIE
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.39%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MBA
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PMP
5 1 (1.69%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Ansible
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.08%) Terraform
3 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Google
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 4 (6.78%) HP
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Databricks
4 3 (5.08%) Infoblox
4 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
4 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
4 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.08%) Splunk
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy
6 1 (1.69%) UiPath