The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Foundry skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 886 860 874
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.070% 0.018% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Average salary £61,500 £53,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.41% -23.21%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24183 21821 24635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 20.00% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19731 18450 21085
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Cloud Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Cloud Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
England -2 16 £61,500 +14.41% 2
London -1 13 £61,500 -12.14% 1
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £62,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £62,500 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cloud Foundry 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 Foundry.

1 27 (84.38%) Ruby
2 24 (75.00%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Web Services
3 18 (56.25%) DevOps
4 17 (53.13%) Java
4 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Apache
5 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (43.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (40.63%) PaaS
7 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (37.50%) Heroku
8 12 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (37.50%) Python
9 11 (34.38%) Node.js
10 10 (31.25%) Nagios
10 10 (31.25%) TDD
10 10 (31.25%) UNIX
10 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (28.13%) CloudStack
11 9 (28.13%) collectd
11 9 (28.13%) Ansible
11 9 (28.13%) Opsview
11 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
11 9 (28.13%) DNS
11 9 (28.13%) VMware
11 9 (28.13%) Security Management
11 9 (28.13%) Akamai
11 9 (28.13%) Puppet
11 9 (28.13%) nginx

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cloud Foundry 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 Foundry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) Apache
2 11 (34.38%) Node.js
3 9 (28.13%) CloudStack
3 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (28.13%) nginx
4 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (40.63%) PaaS
2 12 (37.50%) Heroku
3 6 (18.75%) SaaS
3 6 (18.75%) IaaS
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.13%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (3.13%) ElastiCache
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.13%) Engine Yard
6 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) AMQP
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (21.88%) Redis
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) Riak
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.13%) Voldemort
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Online Betting
3 2 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) Web Services
2 12 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (28.13%) Apache Flex
4 6 (18.75%) RESTful
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) Ajax
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.38%) Spring
8 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (6.25%) HTML5
8 2 (6.25%) CSS3
8 2 (6.25%) Spring Integration
8 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.13%) MCollective
9 1 (3.13%) HornetQ
9 1 (3.13%) Akka
9 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
9 1 (3.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Web 2.0
1 5 (15.63%) Video on Demand
2 4 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) IPTV
3 2 (6.25%) Online Games
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.13%) Blog
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) DevOps
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (28.13%) Security Management
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) OOP
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) Kanban
9 3 (9.38%) BDD
10 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.13%) Migration
11 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Ruby
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Golang
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
6 5 (15.63%) Scala
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) PHP
8 3 (9.38%) Clojure
8 3 (9.38%) Groovy
9 2 (6.25%) Haskell
9 2 (6.25%) C#
9 2 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.13%) Erlang
10 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (31.25%) Nagios
3 9 (28.13%) Puppet
3 9 (28.13%) Opsview
3 9 (28.13%) collectd
3 9 (28.13%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
1 9 (28.13%) Akamai
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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