Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 162 220
Rank change year-on-year +13 +58 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 83 57 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.51% 1.07% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 8.81% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 13
Scotland median annual salary £51,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.43% +27.78% -28.00%
10th Percentile £35,200 £36,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.12% +0.91% +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 1,059 647 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.30% 12.16% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 644 422 328
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,461
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.54% -2.45%
10th Percentile £30,475 £28,275 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% - +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -4 40 £50,000 +14.29% 7
Edinburgh +12 32 £61,250 +2.08% 12
Dundee +9 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 52 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (50.60%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (38.55%) Python
4 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (28.92%) DevOps
6 23 (27.71%) Ansible
7 22 (26.51%) Project Management
8 20 (24.10%) IaaS
9 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
9 19 (22.89%) SaaS
9 19 (22.89%) PaaS
9 19 (22.89%) JSON
9 19 (22.89%) Change Management
9 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
10 18 (21.69%) Business Analysis
10 18 (21.69%) Time Management
10 18 (21.69%) Enterprise Cloud
10 18 (21.69%) Data Centre
11 17 (20.48%) HP
12 15 (18.07%) SQL
13 11 (13.25%) Firewall
13 11 (13.25%) Migration
14 10 (12.05%) Finance
14 10 (12.05%) C#
14 10 (12.05%) CCNP
14 10 (12.05%) CCNA
14 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (12.05%) Cisco
14 10 (12.05%) Analytics
15 9 (10.84%) Big Data

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 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.41%) Jetty
2 2 (2.41%) WordPress
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 52 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (50.60%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (24.10%) IaaS
4 19 (22.89%) PaaS
4 19 (22.89%) SaaS
5 7 (8.43%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (4.82%) Office 365
7 2 (2.41%) Serverless
8 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) LAN
2 9 (10.84%) MPLS
2 9 (10.84%) OSPF
2 9 (10.84%) WAN
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) BGP
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) HTTP
4 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.20%) IPsec
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) Skype
4 1 (1.20%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) Big Data
2 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.43%) Data Lake
3 7 (8.43%) Data Mining
3 7 (8.43%) Power BI
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.41%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) Gatling
2 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) JMeter
2 3 (3.61%) Maven
2 3 (3.61%) NeoLoad
3 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.41%) Gradle
3 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Ant
4 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Games
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Data Scientist
6 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Non-Functional Tester
9 3 (3.61%) Office 365 Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Tester
10 2 (2.41%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.89%) JSON
2 8 (9.64%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) HTML
3 6 (7.23%) CSS
4 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.61%) HTML5
4 3 (3.61%) Spring
5 2 (2.41%) jQuery
5 2 (2.41%) Node.js
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.20%) CSS3
6 1 (1.20%) Kafka
6 1 (1.20%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.20%) React
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.69%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.69%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (10.84%) NHS
4 8 (9.64%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.23%) Fintech
6 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.41%) Robotics
9 1 (1.20%) Blog
9 1 (1.20%) Clustering
9 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.20%) PMI
9 1 (1.20%) Replication
9 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Unix
4 2 (2.41%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) DevOps
2 22 (26.51%) Project Management
3 19 (22.89%) Change Management
4 18 (21.69%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.69%) Time Management
5 11 (13.25%) Migration
6 10 (12.05%) Analytics
7 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.84%) Network Management
7 9 (10.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.64%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.64%) Data Science
8 8 (9.64%) Data Transformation
8 8 (9.64%) ETL
8 8 (9.64%) Machine Learning
9 7 (8.43%) Anomaly Detection
9 7 (8.43%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (7.23%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (7.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) Python
2 19 (22.89%) PowerShell
3 15 (18.07%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) C#
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.43%) R
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.61%) Ruby
10 2 (2.41%) C
10 2 (2.41%) C++
10 2 (2.41%) Java 8
10 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) CCNA
1 10 (12.05%) CCNP
1 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 3 (3.61%) MBA
3 3 (3.61%) PhD
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.20%) MCP
5 1 (1.20%) MCSA
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.20%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (27.71%) Ansible
2 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.02%) Puppet
3 3 (3.61%) SCCM
4 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.20%) Control-M
5 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) HP
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco
4 9 (10.84%) CheckPoint
4 9 (10.84%) Extreme Networks
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
5 8 (9.64%) Oracle
5 8 (9.64%) SAP
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Google
8 1 (1.20%) Adobe
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) EMC
8 1 (1.20%) Twitter