The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 174 184 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.09% 3.17% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 8
Average salary £65,000 £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.78% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Cloud Computing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
197 126 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.65% 3.44% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 142 97 63
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Leeds region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 15 (88.24%) Java
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Puppet
3 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) Maven
5 10 (58.82%) Google
5 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) PHP
5 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (58.82%) Open Source
5 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
5 10 (58.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (52.94%) CoreOS
6 9 (52.94%) Vagrant
6 9 (52.94%) Go
6 9 (52.94%) BDD
6 9 (52.94%) Ansible
6 9 (52.94%) Docker
6 9 (52.94%) DevOps
6 9 (52.94%) SaltStack
6 9 (52.94%) Salt
6 9 (52.94%) Node.js
6 9 (52.94%) Splunk
6 9 (52.94%) Redis

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Jetty
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) IPsec
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Redis
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
1 9 (52.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
1 9 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Maven
2 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Database Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 9 (52.94%) Go
3 9 (52.94%) Scala
3 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 9 (52.94%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Docker
3 2 (11.76%) Squid
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Puppet
2 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (52.94%) Vagrant
3 9 (52.94%) Ansible
3 9 (52.94%) Salt
3 9 (52.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 10 (58.82%) Google
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) SaltStack
3 9 (52.94%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft