Period
to 10 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 222 231
Rank change year-on-year +56 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 41 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 0.65% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Scotland median annual salary £47,600 £60,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.67% +36.36% -
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,616 2,009 2,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.47% 37.56% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,007 1,259 1,316
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,853
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.90% -0.33%
10th Percentile £28,150 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% -

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in Scotland

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Native in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in Scotland

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Native in Scotland over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in Scotland

Cloud Native
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 Native within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Glasgow +36 19 £47,600 +2.92%
Edinburgh +24 19 - - 4
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Native.

1 31 (75.61%) AWS
2 19 (46.34%) Continuous Delivery
3 18 (43.90%) Finance
3 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) Python
4 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
5 16 (39.02%) TDD
6 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (36.59%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) Java
6 15 (36.59%) Web Services
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (29.27%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) Data Protection
8 11 (26.83%) Windows
8 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
8 11 (26.83%) Serverless
8 11 (26.83%) Acceptance Criteria
8 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.83%) Sprint Planning
8 11 (26.83%) Technology Roadmap
9 10 (24.39%) Hadoop
9 10 (24.39%) Big Data
9 10 (24.39%) IaaS
9 10 (24.39%) Docker
9 10 (24.39%) Kubernetes
9 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
9 10 (24.39%) Migration
10 9 (21.95%) DevOps
10 9 (21.95%) AngularJS

Cloud Native
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 (14.63%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
1 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 31 (75.61%) AWS
2 11 (26.83%) Serverless
3 10 (24.39%) IaaS
4 9 (21.95%) Azure
4 9 (21.95%) SaaS
5 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (14.63%) OpenShift
6 6 (14.63%) PaaS
7 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.44%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Big Data
1 10 (24.39%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) FitNesse
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) SonarQube
2 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.44%) Mocha
3 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) webpack
3 1 (2.44%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Data Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.51%) React
4 6 (14.63%) Kafka
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware
4 6 (14.63%) REST
4 6 (14.63%) Spring
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
5 4 (9.76%) Node.js
5 4 (9.76%) RESTful
6 3 (7.32%) .NET
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Core
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) Jest
7 1 (2.44%) Laravel
7 1 (2.44%) Symfony
7 1 (2.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
2 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.44%) Media Streaming
4 1 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Continuous Delivery
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (26.83%) Acceptance Criteria
5 11 (26.83%) Data Protection
5 11 (26.83%) Sprint Planning
5 11 (26.83%) Technology Roadmap
5 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
6 10 (24.39%) Migration
7 9 (21.95%) DevOps
8 6 (14.63%) Conversational UI
8 6 (14.63%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (14.63%) Decision-Making
8 6 (14.63%) Microservices
8 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (14.63%) Project Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Python
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Ruby
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Scala
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.88%) Go
6 2 (4.88%) Java 8
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Docker
2 6 (14.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.76%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle