Period
to 20 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 176 193
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 +31
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 34 67 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.63% 1.16% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 3.07% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 4
Scotland median annual salary £56,700 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% +19.05% -37.78%
10th Percentile £36,850 £36,375 £34,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £92,500 £53,250
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

Public Cloud 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 2,084 2,180 1,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.82% 37.74% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,334 1,460 1,122
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Edinburgh -17 29 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Glasgow +13 4 £41,125 -3.24%
West Lothian -19 1 £38,000 -10.59%
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 30 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (41.18%) Puppet
2 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 14 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (38.24%) MySQL
3 13 (38.24%) Replication
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 13 (38.24%) Terraform
3 13 (38.24%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (35.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 12 (35.29%) DevOps
4 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 12 (35.29%) SaaS
4 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
6 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (20.59%) Python
8 7 (20.59%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 6 (17.65%) Ruby
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.71%) PaaS
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) Java
11 4 (11.76%) .NET

Public Cloud
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 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 30 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (35.29%) SaaS
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (14.71%) PaaS
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (8.82%) Office 365
6 3 (8.82%) Serverless
7 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.94%) IaaS
8 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DMZ
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Operations Engineer
1 13 (38.24%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps
2 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Replication
2 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Native
3 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
1 14 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) DevOps
3 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (35.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
8 3 (8.82%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Sprint Planning
9 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) RHCT
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Puppet
2 13 (38.24%) Terraform
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat