Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 158 192
Rank change year-on-year -6 +34 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 63 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.17% 1.25% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.36% 9.13% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 19
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% +41.18% -32.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £79,375 £82,500 £51,500
UK median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year +5.83% +7.62% +6.19%

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 990 756 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.40% 13.67% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 611 502 336
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.72% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Edinburgh +9 30 £48,750 -18.75% 7
Glasgow -21 28 £45,000 -12.20% 5
Dundee +13 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 37 (58.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (23.81%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) DevOps
5 12 (19.05%) Linux
5 12 (19.05%) C#
5 12 (19.05%) Finance
5 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.46%) Project Management
6 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
7 10 (15.87%) Fintech
7 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.87%) Java
7 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.87%) SQL
7 10 (15.87%) .NET
7 10 (15.87%) Windows
8 9 (14.29%) Degree
8 9 (14.29%) Ansible
8 9 (14.29%) Office 365
9 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
9 8 (12.70%) HTML
10 7 (11.11%) CSS
10 7 (11.11%) Unix
10 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 7 (11.11%) HP
10 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.11%) IaaS
11 6 (9.52%) Time Management
11 6 (9.52%) SaaS

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 1 (1.59%) Jetty
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
1 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 37 (58.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.29%) Office 365
4 7 (11.11%) IaaS
5 6 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (9.52%) PaaS
5 6 (9.52%) SaaS
6 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.17%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (3.17%) Serverless
8 1 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) LAN
2 4 (6.35%) MPLS
2 4 (6.35%) OSPF
2 4 (6.35%) WAN
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) BGP
4 1 (1.59%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) Skype
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.94%) Text Mining
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Gatling
1 3 (4.76%) JMeter
1 3 (4.76%) NeoLoad
2 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Gradle
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.17%) Maven
3 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Architect
1 12 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
2 8 (12.70%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior IT Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Junior
6 3 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) HTML
3 7 (11.11%) CSS
4 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.52%) JSON
5 5 (7.94%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (7.94%) React
5 5 (7.94%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.59%) HTML5
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.87%) Fintech
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.35%) NHS
5 4 (6.35%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.17%) Cyberattack
7 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.17%) Replication
7 2 (3.17%) Robotics
7 2 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) DevOps
2 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) Project Management
4 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.52%) Change Management
5 6 (9.52%) Data Science
5 6 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (9.52%) Migration
5 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 6 (9.52%) Time Management
6 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (7.94%) Data Privacy
6 5 (7.94%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.94%) Microservices
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.94%) Web Development
7 4 (6.35%) Network Management
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Python
2 12 (19.05%) C#
3 10 (15.87%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.87%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) Ruby
6 2 (3.17%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) Java 8
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) CCNA
2 5 (7.94%) CCNP
2 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.35%) MBA
3 4 (6.35%) MCSA
3 4 (6.35%) MCSE
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CISSP
4 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) SCCM
3 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) HP
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco
4 5 (7.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.35%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (6.35%) Google
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (4.76%) SAP
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Asigra
8 1 (1.59%) Veeam