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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 825 859 856
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 48 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 10
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +73.33%

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
21803 22123 21263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 20.94% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18289 18001 18033
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 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
England +22 48 £65,000 +36.84% 9
London +50 38 £70,000 +47.36% 3
South East -19 10 £55,000 -15.38% 5
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 -
Kent - 8 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -8 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire -25 2 £60,000 -7.69% 3
City of London -1 1 £76,000 +44.76%
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 - 1

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 51 (73.91%) Java
2 49 (71.01%) Linux
3 40 (57.97%) DevOps
4 39 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (55.07%) Ruby
6 37 (53.62%) Opscode Chef
7 36 (52.17%) Tomcat
8 35 (50.72%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (49.28%) Puppet
10 33 (47.83%) DNS
10 33 (47.83%) Web Services
11 32 (46.38%) Nagios
12 31 (44.93%) collectd
13 29 (42.03%) MySQL
13 29 (42.03%) Subversion
14 28 (40.58%) NoSQL
15 27 (39.13%) Ansible
16 25 (36.23%) Spring
17 24 (34.78%) Akamai
18 23 (33.33%) OpenStack
19 22 (31.88%) Apache Flex
19 22 (31.88%) Apache
20 20 (28.99%) Python
20 20 (28.99%) VMware
20 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
21 19 (27.54%) SQL
22 18 (26.09%) UNIX
22 18 (26.09%) CloudStack
22 18 (26.09%) Jenkins

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 36 (52.17%) Tomcat
2 23 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 22 (31.88%) Apache
4 18 (26.09%) CloudStack
5 16 (23.19%) nginx
5 16 (23.19%) Node.js
6 6 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (8.70%) JBoss
7 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
7 4 (5.80%) Apache Solr
8 3 (4.35%) Confluence
9 2 (2.90%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 35 (50.72%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.19%) Heroku
3 10 (14.49%) Engine Yard
4 8 (11.59%) PaaS
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.80%) SaaS
7 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.90%) IaaS
7 2 (2.90%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.90%) Route 53
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.83%) DNS
2 15 (21.74%) Firewall
2 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.74%) VLAN
3 8 (11.59%) SSL
4 7 (10.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 29 (42.03%) MySQL
3 28 (40.58%) NoSQL
4 20 (28.99%) MongoDB
5 18 (26.09%) Relational Database
6 10 (14.49%) RDBMS
7 9 (13.04%) Couchbase
8 8 (11.59%) Big Data
9 6 (8.70%) Redis
10 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
11 4 (5.80%) Riak
12 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.45%) Mahout
12 1 (1.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (42.03%) Subversion
2 18 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 17 (24.64%) JIRA
4 14 (20.29%) Maven
4 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
4 14 (20.29%) Ant
4 14 (20.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.90%) Marketing
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Developer
1 20 (28.99%) Java Developer
2 17 (24.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 14 (20.29%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Product Manager
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.45%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.45%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (1.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Web Services
2 25 (36.23%) Spring
3 22 (31.88%) Apache Flex
4 15 (21.74%) MCollective
5 14 (20.29%) JSON
5 14 (20.29%) JDBC
5 14 (20.29%) JSP
5 14 (20.29%) Servlets
5 14 (20.29%) XML
5 14 (20.29%) J2EE
6 4 (5.80%) REST
6 4 (5.80%) Akka
6 4 (5.80%) Kafka
6 4 (5.80%) Grails
7 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.90%) Sinatra
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.90%) SAML
9 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Over-the-Top Content
2 10 (14.49%) Device Driver
2 10 (14.49%) Clustering
3 9 (13.04%) IPTV
4 6 (8.70%) Video on Demand
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.35%) Streaming Video
6 3 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) UNIX
3 15 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 13 (18.84%) CentOS
5 8 (11.59%) Windows
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) DevOps
2 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.64%) Scrum
4 16 (23.19%) Security Management
4 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (21.74%) Load Balancing
6 14 (20.29%) AOP
6 14 (20.29%) UML
6 14 (20.29%) OOP
6 14 (20.29%) RUP
6 14 (20.29%) OOD
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 10 (14.49%) Release Management
8 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) BDD
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
10 3 (4.35%) MVC
10 3 (4.35%) Kanban
10 3 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (73.91%) Java
2 38 (55.07%) Ruby
3 20 (28.99%) Python
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 16 (23.19%) Perl
6 15 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 15 (21.74%) Korn
7 14 (20.29%) AspectJ
8 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.70%) Golang
10 4 (5.80%) Groovy
10 4 (5.80%) Erlang
10 4 (5.80%) Scala
10 4 (5.80%) Clojure
11 2 (2.90%) PHP
12 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
1 4 (5.80%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
2 8 (11.59%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (2.90%) vCloud
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (53.62%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (49.28%) Puppet
3 32 (46.38%) Nagios
4 31 (44.93%) collectd
5 27 (39.13%) Ansible
6 17 (24.64%) Graphite
7 16 (23.19%) Opsview
8 15 (21.74%) Cobbler
9 2 (2.90%) Mesos
10 1 (1.45%) Cacti
10 1 (1.45%) Ganglia
10 1 (1.45%) Hyperic
10 1 (1.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Akamai
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle
4 14 (20.29%) IBM
5 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.45%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) Splunk
7 1 (1.45%) New Relic
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