Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 182 213
Rank change year-on-year +25 +31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 68 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.20% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.45% 6.34% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 26
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £41,250 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -30.67% +48.75%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,350 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £49,375 £84,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 805 536 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.26% 10.33% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 536 351 262
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £64,450
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +17 45 £67,500 +92.86% 4
Edinburgh -6 21 £60,000 - 3
North Lanarkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 35 (51.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (39.71%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (38.24%) PowerShell
6 25 (36.76%) SQL
7 24 (35.29%) ITIL
7 24 (35.29%) Cisco
8 23 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (30.88%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
10 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
11 18 (26.47%) VMware
11 18 (26.47%) HP
11 18 (26.47%) Linux
11 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (25.00%) vSphere
12 17 (25.00%) Java
13 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.53%) Spring
13 16 (23.53%) ITIL V3
13 16 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (22.06%) EMC VNX
14 15 (22.06%) DevOps
14 15 (22.06%) Validation
14 15 (22.06%) Python
14 15 (22.06%) EMC

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 13 (19.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 35 (51.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.71%) DNS
3 9 (13.24%) HTTP
3 9 (13.24%) IPsec
3 9 (13.24%) SMTP
3 9 (13.24%) SSL
4 7 (10.29%) Firewall
5 2 (2.94%) H.323
5 2 (2.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.18%) MySQL
4 8 (11.76%) Big Data
5 7 (10.29%) Hadoop
5 7 (10.29%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.41%) JUnit
3 3 (4.41%) Mockito
4 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (1.47%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Architect
5 10 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Angular Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
9 5 (7.35%) AWS Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Account Manager
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) Spring
2 10 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 8 (11.76%) React
4 6 (8.82%) Angular 2
4 6 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.35%) J2EE
5 5 (7.35%) RESTful
5 5 (7.35%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) XML
6 4 (5.88%) HTML
7 3 (4.41%) CSS
8 2 (2.94%) Web Services
9 1 (1.47%) .NET
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.47%) Django
9 1 (1.47%) JMS
9 1 (1.47%) jQuery
9 1 (1.47%) JSON
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) EMC VNX
2 14 (20.59%) Virtual Team
3 11 (16.18%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
5 7 (10.29%) User Experience
6 6 (8.82%) Public Cloud
7 5 (7.35%) N-Tier
8 4 (5.88%) Hedge funds
8 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
9 3 (4.41%) Fintech
10 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (2.94%) Tandem
11 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
3 18 (26.47%) Linux
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) ITIL
3 21 (30.88%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (23.53%) ITIL V3
5 15 (22.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (22.06%) DevOps
5 15 (22.06%) Validation
6 14 (20.59%) Coaching
6 14 (20.59%) Performance Management
7 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
8 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
8 10 (14.71%) Microservices
8 10 (14.71%) TDD
9 9 (13.24%) Open Source
9 9 (13.24%) Web Development
10 7 (10.29%) Data Management
10 7 (10.29%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) API Integration
11 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) PowerShell
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) Java
4 15 (22.06%) Python
5 12 (17.65%) Perl
6 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.24%) PHP
8 4 (5.88%) Scala
9 2 (2.94%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) C++
9 2 (2.94%) Ruby
10 1 (1.47%) R
10 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) RHCE
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
3 1 (1.47%) CCNP
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (39.71%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (14.71%) Nagios
2 10 (14.71%) Puppet
3 9 (13.24%) Grafana
3 9 (13.24%) ZABBIX
4 7 (10.29%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.47%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) Cisco
3 18 (26.47%) HP
3 18 (26.47%) VMware
4 15 (22.06%) EMC
5 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.82%) IBM
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) Brocade
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) CommVault
7 1 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Veeam
7 1 (1.47%) Zerto