Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 174 221
Rank change year-on-year +28 +47 +4
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 72 58 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.43% 1.07% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.06% 2.87% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 2
Scotland median annual salary £53,400 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% -3.70% -
10th Percentile £32,480 £41,850 £59,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £96,500 £75,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 1,774 2,021 2,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.23% 37.13% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,354 1,251
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,575 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +13 63 £53,400 -17.85% 2
Glasgow +26 7 - - 3
Dundee - 2 - -
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.94%) DevOps
2 41 (56.94%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (52.78%) AWS
4 36 (50.00%) Linux
5 34 (47.22%) Finance
5 34 (47.22%) Terraform
6 31 (43.06%) Azure
7 30 (41.67%) Python
8 29 (40.28%) Windows
9 28 (38.89%) GCP
10 27 (37.50%) Banking
10 27 (37.50%) Ruby
11 26 (36.11%) Docker
12 23 (31.94%) Google
12 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
13 22 (30.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 22 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (30.56%) Retail
13 22 (30.56%) Fintech
13 22 (30.56%) Fraud Detection
14 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
14 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
14 20 (27.78%) Configuration Management
14 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
14 20 (27.78%) Puppet
15 18 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
16 17 (23.61%) Azure Stack
16 17 (23.61%) IBM Cloud
16 17 (23.61%) Break/Fix

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 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 38 (52.78%) AWS
2 31 (43.06%) Azure
3 28 (38.89%) GCP
4 17 (23.61%) Azure Stack
4 17 (23.61%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (13.89%) Serverless
6 6 (8.33%) SaaS
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.39%) IaaS
8 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
1 2 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) MySQL
2 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (1.39%) GoCD
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) Banking
3 22 (30.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Operations Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Lead DevOps
6 6 (8.33%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Product Owner
8 4 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
8 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) Node.js
3 5 (6.94%) React
4 3 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.78%) AWS Amplify
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 2 (2.78%) React Native
6 1 (1.39%) Kafka
6 1 (1.39%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) Spring
6 1 (1.39%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (19.44%) Replication
3 11 (15.28%) Cloud Native
4 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.17%) Blog
7 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Linux
2 29 (40.28%) Windows
3 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.94%) DevOps
2 41 (56.94%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
4 22 (30.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 22 (30.56%) Fintech
4 22 (30.56%) Fraud Detection
5 20 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 18 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
7 17 (23.61%) Break/Fix
7 17 (23.61%) Infrastructure as Code
7 17 (23.61%) Network Virtualisation
7 17 (23.61%) Programme Delivery
7 17 (23.61%) Scrum
8 16 (22.22%) TDD
9 15 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (19.44%) Performance Optimisation
11 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) Python
2 27 (37.50%) Ruby
3 20 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.61%) Groovy
5 9 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (36.11%) Docker
2 14 (19.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (47.22%) Terraform
2 22 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (27.78%) Puppet
4 7 (9.72%) Kubernetes
5 6 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Google
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.61%) IBM
4 5 (6.94%) AppDynamics
4 5 (6.94%) Splunk
5 3 (4.17%) New Relic
6 2 (2.78%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.78%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) SAP