Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 165 135
Rank change year-on-year +22 -30 +43
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.49% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.60% 3.19% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £36,625 £38,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £65,998
North West median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +23.53%

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 461 470 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.92% 15.14% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 368 390 216
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,700 £20,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Cheshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +20 6 £50,000 -
Knutsford +19 2 £32,500 -
Northwich - 1 £65,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (25.00%) Data Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Scala
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (25.00%) PaaS
6 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (25.00%) IaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (25.00%) IaaS
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (16.67%) Flink
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Kafka
1 2 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Infotainment
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) GCIH
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (8.33%) Google