Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 203 196
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7 +48
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 51 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.96% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 0.95% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 6
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £73,750 £71,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% +4.35%

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 2,128 2,105 1,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.11% 37.91% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,343 1,347 1,056
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,705 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.31% +5.06%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £64,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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 +30 37 £65,000 -10.34% 2
Glasgow -7 11 £42,000 -37.78%
Stirling - 1 £65,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (25.49%) Linux
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 11 (21.57%) TOGAF
6 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
6 10 (19.61%) Python
6 10 (19.61%) Windows
6 10 (19.61%) Ruby
6 10 (19.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
7 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (15.69%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) ArchiMate
8 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (15.69%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (15.69%) Web Services
9 7 (13.73%) Google
9 7 (13.73%) Matrix Management
9 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (13.73%) IT Strategy
10 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
10 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (11.76%) VMware
11 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture

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 3 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
1 3 (5.88%) JBoss
1 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.80%) Serverless
5 4 (7.84%) PaaS
5 4 (7.84%) SaaS
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.92%) Office 365
7 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (3.92%) Blockchain
2 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.92%) Sqoop
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Hudson
1 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Architect
2 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (21.57%) Cloud Consultant
3 11 (21.57%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (9.80%) AWS Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Domain Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) IT Architect
7 3 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) Middleware
3 2 (3.92%) Kafka
3 2 (3.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Blog
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) TOGAF
3 10 (19.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (15.69%) ArchiMate
5 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (15.69%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.73%) IT Strategy
6 7 (13.73%) Matrix Management
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.80%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.88%) ETL
10 3 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Python
1 10 (19.61%) Ruby
2 5 (9.80%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) R
4 2 (3.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Oozie
2 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Terraform
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Google
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Veritas
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix