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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 824 911 899
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 66 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.087% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 62 17 5
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +60.00%
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
22879 25152 23518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 20.95% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18950 20709 19834
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 14 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 24 April 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 +57 66 £65,000 +8.33% 3
London +71 50 £76,750 +53.50% 1
South East +18 16 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Kent - 14 £55,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Brentford - 6 £68,750 - 1
South West - 5 £55,000 -
Wells - 5 £55,000 -
Somerset - 5 £55,000 -
Surrey +12 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire -15 2 £60,000 +2.12% 1
City of London +34 1 £76,000 +44.76%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (74.16%) Java
2 55 (61.80%) Linux
3 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (56.18%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (53.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 47 (52.81%) Puppet
5 47 (52.81%) Ruby
6 45 (50.56%) Spring
7 43 (48.31%) Subversion
7 43 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (43.82%) DevOps
9 38 (42.70%) Tomcat
10 37 (41.57%) MySQL
11 35 (39.33%) NoSQL
12 33 (37.08%) SQL
13 32 (35.96%) Scrum
14 29 (32.58%) Python
15 28 (31.46%) JIRA
15 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
16 27 (30.34%) DNS
16 27 (30.34%) Web Services
16 27 (30.34%) MongoDB
17 26 (29.21%) OpenStack
17 26 (29.21%) Relational Database
17 26 (29.21%) Nagios
18 25 (28.09%) collectd
18 25 (28.09%) Ansible
18 25 (28.09%) Docker
19 23 (25.84%) VMware
19 23 (25.84%) J2EE

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (42.70%) Tomcat
2 26 (29.21%) OpenStack
3 16 (17.98%) Apache
4 13 (14.61%) CloudStack
5 12 (13.48%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (13.48%) Apache Spark
5 12 (13.48%) Apache Solr
6 10 (11.24%) nginx
6 10 (11.24%) Node.js
7 6 (6.74%) Confluence
7 6 (6.74%) JBoss
8 3 (3.37%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 50 (56.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.73%) Heroku
3 10 (11.24%) Engine Yard
4 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (7.87%) PaaS
6 6 (6.74%) OpenShift
7 5 (5.62%) SaaS
7 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.37%) CloudFront
8 3 (3.37%) Route 53
9 2 (2.25%) IaaS
9 2 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) DNS
2 15 (16.85%) Firewall
2 15 (16.85%) VLAN
2 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.99%) SSL
4 7 (7.87%) Internet
5 3 (3.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 37 (41.57%) MySQL
3 35 (39.33%) NoSQL
4 27 (30.34%) MongoDB
5 26 (29.21%) Relational Database
6 13 (14.61%) Hadoop
7 12 (13.48%) Redis
7 12 (13.48%) Riak
7 12 (13.48%) Couchbase
8 10 (11.24%) RDBMS
9 6 (6.74%) Big Data
10 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.12%) Mahout
11 1 (1.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (48.31%) Subversion
2 28 (31.46%) JIRA
2 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
3 22 (24.72%) Maven
3 22 (24.72%) Ant
3 22 (24.72%) Eclipse
4 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) Grunt
5 1 (1.12%) Bower
5 1 (1.12%) Hudson
5 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) Java Developer
3 28 (31.46%) Senior Java Developer
3 28 (31.46%) Senior Developer
4 21 (23.60%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (23.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (19.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (15.73%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 14 (15.73%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Architect
11 2 (2.25%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.25%) Product Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Lead Java Developer
12 1 (1.12%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.56%) Spring
2 27 (30.34%) Web Services
3 23 (25.84%) J2EE
4 22 (24.72%) XML
4 22 (24.72%) JSON
4 22 (24.72%) JDBC
4 22 (24.72%) JSP
4 22 (24.72%) Servlets
5 16 (17.98%) Apache Flex
6 15 (16.85%) MCollective
7 12 (13.48%) Akka
7 12 (13.48%) Grails
7 12 (13.48%) REST
7 12 (13.48%) Kafka
8 7 (7.87%) Spring MVC
9 6 (6.74%) JAX-RS
9 6 (6.74%) RESTful
9 6 (6.74%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.74%) iBATIS
10 4 (4.49%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Over-the-Top Content
2 14 (15.73%) Open Source
3 12 (13.48%) IPTV
4 11 (12.36%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (11.24%) Clustering
5 10 (11.24%) Device Driver
6 6 (6.74%) Video on Demand
6 6 (6.74%) Private Cloud
7 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.37%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (61.80%) Linux
2 19 (21.35%) Ubuntu
3 16 (17.98%) CentOS
4 12 (13.48%) UNIX
5 8 (8.99%) Windows
6 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.37%) Debian
8 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) DevOps
3 32 (35.96%) Scrum
4 22 (24.72%) TDD
4 22 (24.72%) AOP
4 22 (24.72%) UML
4 22 (24.72%) OOP
4 22 (24.72%) RUP
4 22 (24.72%) OOD
5 15 (16.85%) SOA
5 15 (16.85%) Load Balancing
6 12 (13.48%) Software Architecture
7 10 (11.24%) Kanban
7 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (11.24%) Release Management
7 10 (11.24%) Security Management
8 9 (10.11%) BDD
8 9 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 66 (74.16%) Java
2 47 (52.81%) Ruby
3 33 (37.08%) SQL
4 29 (32.58%) Python
5 22 (24.72%) AspectJ
6 19 (21.35%) Scala
7 18 (20.22%) Groovy
8 16 (17.98%) Perl
9 15 (16.85%) Korn
9 15 (16.85%) Bash Shell
9 15 (16.85%) Go
10 12 (13.48%) Clojure
10 12 (13.48%) Erlang
11 10 (11.24%) Shell Script
12 6 (6.74%) C
12 6 (6.74%) C#
12 6 (6.74%) C++
13 3 (3.37%) PHP
14 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
System Software
1 25 (28.09%) Docker
2 8 (8.99%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.37%) vSphere
5 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (52.81%) Puppet
2 43 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (29.21%) Nagios
4 25 (28.09%) collectd
4 25 (28.09%) Ansible
5 15 (16.85%) Cobbler
6 11 (12.36%) Graphite
7 10 (11.24%) Opsview
8 6 (6.74%) Mesos
9 1 (1.12%) Cacti
9 1 (1.12%) Ganglia
9 1 (1.12%) logstash
9 1 (1.12%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) VMware
2 22 (24.72%) IBM
3 18 (20.22%) Akamai
4 15 (16.85%) Oracle
5 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.12%) New Relic
7 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.12%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) Google
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