The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 863 867 885
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 18 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.073% 0.014% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 10
Average salary £61,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £41,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+51.51% +50.00%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24614 21772 24132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 20.08% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20294 18362 20702
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 9 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 1 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 -46 16 £61,500 +36.66% 3
London -16 12 £61,500 -12.14% 2
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Hampshire -8 1 £62,500 +38.88%
South East -10 1 £62,500 +51.51% 1
South West - 1 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £62,500 -
Scotland - 1 £62,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £62,500 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (81.58%) Ruby
2 24 (63.16%) Linux
3 22 (57.89%) DevOps
4 19 (50.00%) Java
5 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (47.37%) PaaS
6 17 (44.74%) Heroku
6 17 (44.74%) Web Services
6 17 (44.74%) Python
6 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (39.47%) Apache
9 14 (36.84%) Ruby on Rails
10 13 (34.21%) TDD
11 12 (31.58%) Puppet
11 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (28.95%) IaaS
13 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (26.32%) Node.js
13 10 (26.32%) Golang
13 10 (26.32%) VMware
13 10 (26.32%) SaaS
13 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (23.68%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (23.68%) Nagios
14 9 (23.68%) UNIX
14 9 (23.68%) Redis
15 8 (21.05%) Akamai
15 8 (21.05%) CloudStack

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (39.47%) Apache
2 10 (26.32%) Node.js
3 8 (21.05%) CloudStack
3 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 8 (21.05%) nginx
4 6 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (15.79%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) PaaS
2 17 (44.74%) Heroku
3 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (28.95%) IaaS
5 10 (26.32%) SaaS
6 9 (23.68%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
8 2 (5.26%) Engine Yard
8 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 1 (2.63%) ElastiCache
9 1 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) AMQP
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (23.68%) Redis
3 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
4 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.79%) Big Data
5 5 (13.16%) Riak
6 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
7 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.63%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Ruby Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Sales Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Product Manager
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Flex
4 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (15.79%) RESTful
5 6 (15.79%) Spring
6 5 (13.16%) Ajax
6 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 5 (13.16%) CSS
6 5 (13.16%) HTML
6 5 (13.16%) Spring Integration
7 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (7.89%) Spring Security
8 3 (7.89%) Grails
8 3 (7.89%) JMS
8 3 (7.89%) Kafka
8 3 (7.89%) Spring Batch
8 3 (7.89%) REST
8 3 (7.89%) Akka
9 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Open Source
2 5 (13.16%) Web 2.0
2 5 (13.16%) Video on Demand
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.26%) IPTV
3 2 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) DevOps
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) Security Management
6 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) OOP
8 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Kanban
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
9 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Scrum
10 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (5.26%) Product Management
10 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Ruby
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) Python
4 10 (26.32%) Golang
5 7 (18.42%) Scala
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) Groovy
7 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.16%) Clojure
8 4 (10.53%) Perl
9 3 (7.89%) Erlang
9 3 (7.89%) PHP
10 2 (5.26%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) C++
10 2 (5.26%) Haskell
11 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.89%) vSphere
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) vCloud
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (31.58%) Puppet
3 9 (23.68%) Nagios
4 8 (21.05%) Opsview
4 8 (21.05%) collectd
4 8 (21.05%) Ansible
5 1 (2.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) VMware
2 8 (21.05%) Akamai
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago