The first table below looks at the demand for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 325 312 340
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.026% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 0.82% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +11.21%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
524 368 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.14% 3.13% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 455 318 257
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Rackspace Cloud
London

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rackspace Cloud
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region.

Rackspace Cloud Salary Trend in the City of London

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace Cloud.

1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
3 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (86.67%) C#
3 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
3 13 (86.67%) BDD
3 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (86.67%) SpecFlow
3 13 (86.67%) TeamCity
3 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (80.00%) Social Media
4 12 (80.00%) Pair Programming
4 12 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (40.00%) Python
6 6 (40.00%) Games
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) C++

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace Cloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) SpecFlow
2 13 (86.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Grunt
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (80.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 12 (80.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
1 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Social Media
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
1 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 12 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Squid
1 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Plesk
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) VMware