The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 206 227 182
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -45
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 40 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.21% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.18% 6.31% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 27
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,600 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cloud Computing
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
393 206 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.49% 3.38% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 315 160 144
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the South West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -11 19 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Wiltshire +9 11 £46,250 +2.77%
Devon -5 5 £25,000 -60.31% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (51.56%) Big Data
2 31 (48.44%) Python
3 30 (46.88%) Java
3 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 22 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (32.81%) Linux
7 17 (26.56%) C++
8 13 (20.31%) Clojure
9 12 (18.75%) Scala
9 12 (18.75%) REST
10 11 (17.19%) Degree
10 11 (17.19%) Product Management
11 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.63%) VMware
12 9 (14.06%) Ruby
12 9 (14.06%) SQL
12 9 (14.06%) ITIL
12 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
13 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
13 8 (12.50%) Docker
13 8 (12.50%) Digital Media
13 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
13 8 (12.50%) C
13 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 7 (10.94%) TDD
14 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
14 7 (10.94%) ISO 9001
14 7 (10.94%) EMC

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.69%) Mule
3 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) JBoss
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Summit
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 7 (10.94%) PaaS
3 6 (9.38%) Heroku
3 6 (9.38%) IaaS
3 6 (9.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.13%) HP Helion
7 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.56%) Office 365
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 2 (3.13%) SSH
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) SNMP
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) Big Data
2 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Crystal Dashboard Design
6 1 (1.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Hudson
2 1 (1.56%) Gradle
2 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Ant
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Computer Scientist
6 4 (6.25%) Product Owner
6 4 (6.25%) Python Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Programmer
6 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) REST
2 6 (9.38%) Twisted
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
4 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
5 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.69%) RESTEasy
5 3 (4.69%) Akka
5 3 (4.69%) gevent
5 3 (4.69%) Java RMI
5 3 (4.69%) Middleware
5 3 (4.69%) Spring
5 3 (4.69%) JavaSpaces
5 3 (4.69%) Django
6 2 (3.13%) SciPy
6 2 (3.13%) NumPy
7 1 (1.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 8 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Replication
5 3 (4.69%) Web 2.0
5 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) Statistics
6 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.56%) Derivative
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) CESG
7 1 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) CentOS
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Debian
4 1 (1.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.19%) Product Management
4 9 (14.06%) ITIL
5 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 7 (10.94%) Open Source
6 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
6 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.94%) TDD
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.81%) SOA
7 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Data Management
9 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
9 3 (4.69%) ETL
9 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Python
2 30 (46.88%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) C++
4 13 (20.31%) Clojure
5 12 (18.75%) Scala
6 9 (14.06%) SQL
6 9 (14.06%) Ruby
7 8 (12.50%) C
8 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.25%) PHP
9 4 (6.25%) C#
10 3 (4.69%) Perl
10 3 (4.69%) Tcl
10 3 (4.69%) Groovy
10 3 (4.69%) R
10 3 (4.69%) Go
11 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) EMC Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) PhD
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO 9001
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.81%) QA
3 4 (6.25%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) VMware
2 7 (10.94%) EMC
3 6 (9.38%) Google
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago