Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 150 164
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14 +44
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 46 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 1.30% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.60% 8.34% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 23
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +50.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £35,700 £32,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £82,500 £43,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

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 1,001 863 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.01% 15.54% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 615 560 365
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.19% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -15 25 £45,000 -23.40% 6
Edinburgh -1 21 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (23.91%) C#
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 11 (23.91%) Office 365
4 10 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) Python
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) .NET
6 8 (17.39%) Unix
6 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) Java
7 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.22%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (15.22%) Low Latency
7 7 (15.22%) Fintech
7 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) Data Science
8 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (13.04%) Degree
8 6 (13.04%) HTML
8 6 (13.04%) CSS

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 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (23.91%) Office 365
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (4.35%) Serverless
7 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Text Mining
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.35%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (4.35%) Parquet
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Gatling
1 3 (6.52%) JMeter
1 3 (6.52%) NeoLoad
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Gradle
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.04%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Senior IT Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) ICT Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.87%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (10.87%) React
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Thrift
4 2 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.35%) Kafka
4 2 (4.35%) PostGIS
4 2 (4.35%) Protocol Buffers
4 2 (4.35%) Samza
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.22%) Fintech
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Native
6 2 (4.35%) Cyberattack
6 2 (4.35%) Internet of Things
6 2 (4.35%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (17.39%) Project Management
3 7 (15.22%) Low Latency
3 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.04%) Data Science
5 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Microservices
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) Data Privacy
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Security Operations
7 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) C#
2 10 (21.74%) Python
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) MCSA
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MBA
3 2 (4.35%) PhD
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
3 2 (4.35%) HDFS
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
1 4 (8.70%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 2 (4.35%) logstash
2 2 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Dell
3 2 (4.35%) EMC
3 2 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Asigra
4 1 (2.17%) Veeam