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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 883 869 868
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 13 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.054% 0.053% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 14
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £50,000

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
23904 22588 22985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 20.77% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19699 19136 19787
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Salary Histogram 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 24 October 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
(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 -9 13 £61,500 +2.50% 1
London +17 12 £61,500 +2.50% 1
City of London - 2 £70,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (80.00%) Ruby
2 23 (76.67%) Linux
3 22 (73.33%) Java
3 22 (73.33%) DevOps
4 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (66.67%) Web Services
5 20 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (56.67%) Node.js
7 17 (56.67%) UNIX
8 16 (53.33%) Nagios
8 16 (53.33%) DNS
8 16 (53.33%) Apache
8 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
8 16 (53.33%) Security Management
8 16 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (53.33%) CloudStack
8 16 (53.33%) Opsview
8 16 (53.33%) collectd
8 16 (53.33%) Ansible
8 16 (53.33%) Akamai
8 16 (53.33%) Apache Flex
8 16 (53.33%) nginx
9 11 (36.67%) Heroku
10 8 (26.67%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Redis
12 6 (20.00%) Golang
12 6 (20.00%) PaaS
12 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (56.67%) Node.js
2 16 (53.33%) CloudStack
2 16 (53.33%) Apache
2 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (53.33%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 20 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (36.67%) Heroku
3 6 (20.00%) PaaS
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (13.33%) SaaS
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.00%) IaaS
6 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.33%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (3.33%) ElastiCache
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (23.33%) Redis
3 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (13.33%) Big Data
6 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL
8 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.33%) HBase
8 1 (3.33%) Riak
8 1 (3.33%) Mahout
8 1 (3.33%) Voldemort
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Online Betting
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) Apache Flex
3 5 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) HornetQ
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Lucene
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 2 (6.67%) Online Games
2 2 (6.67%) IPTV
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) DevOps
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Security Management
3 16 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Ruby
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) Golang
4 3 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) Clojure
6 1 (3.33%) R
6 1 (3.33%) Haskell
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (53.33%) collectd
2 16 (53.33%) Ansible
2 16 (53.33%) Nagios
2 16 (53.33%) Opsview
3 4 (13.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Akamai
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago