Period
to 25 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 154 180 234
Rank change year-on-year +26 +54 +62
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 112 40 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.79% 0.93% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.98% 2.49% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 37 49
10th Percentile £59,750 £61,250 £62,000
25th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% +15.38%
75th Percentile £131,250 £100,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £152,500 £123,500 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £92,500 £83,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year +10.45% +4.69% +18.52%

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,251 1,605 3,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.92% 37.31% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,970 1,421 2,987
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the City of London

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in the City of London

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT jobs citing Cloud Native 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 81 (72.32%) CI/CD
2 80 (71.43%) DevOps
3 64 (57.14%) Terraform
4 63 (56.25%) Azure
5 58 (51.79%) Kubernetes
6 57 (50.89%) Docker
7 56 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (42.86%) AWS
10 44 (39.29%) GCP
11 42 (37.50%) Java
12 38 (33.93%) TeamCity
13 37 (33.04%) Python
14 36 (32.14%) PowerShell
15 30 (26.79%) Microservices
16 28 (25.00%) SaaS
17 27 (24.11%) Migration
18 25 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (18.75%) Scrum
20 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
20 20 (17.86%) C++
21 19 (16.96%) C
21 19 (16.96%) React
22 18 (16.07%) Go
22 18 (16.07%) Linux
23 17 (15.18%) Degree
23 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
23 17 (15.18%) GitHub
23 17 (15.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
24 16 (14.29%) SQL

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (4.46%) Confluence
1 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 63 (56.25%) Azure
2 48 (42.86%) AWS
3 44 (39.29%) GCP
4 28 (25.00%) SaaS
5 17 (15.18%) GitHub
6 11 (9.82%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (9.82%) Serverless
7 4 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (3.57%) Azure Service Bus
7 4 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.68%) Azure Logic Apps
8 3 (2.68%) GitHub Actions
8 3 (2.68%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (2.68%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.68%) PaaS
9 2 (1.79%) Bitrise
9 2 (1.79%) Cloud Run
9 2 (1.79%) IaaS
9 2 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Network Security
2 2 (1.79%) Firewall
2 2 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.89%) DNS
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.89%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.79%) Cloud Spanner
3 2 (1.79%) Hazelcast
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.89%) CockroachDB
4 1 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (33.93%) TeamCity
2 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.36%) JIRA
5 5 (4.46%) CircleCI
5 5 (4.46%) Selenium
6 4 (3.57%) Cypress.io
6 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.68%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.68%) Burp Suite
7 3 (2.68%) GitLab
7 3 (2.68%) Snyk
7 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) Appium
8 2 (1.79%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.79%) JMeter
8 2 (1.79%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (12.50%) Banking
2 13 (11.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 11 (9.82%) Social Skills
4 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.36%) Finance
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
6 3 (2.68%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 38 (33.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (13.39%) Senior DevOps
2 15 (13.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 13 (11.61%) Architect
3 13 (11.61%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Technical Leader
5 11 (9.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (9.82%) Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Lead DevOps
6 9 (8.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) React
2 6 (5.36%) Node.js
3 5 (4.46%) .NET
3 5 (4.46%) GraphQL
3 5 (4.46%) Kafka
4 4 (3.57%) React Native
5 2 (1.79%) .NET Core
5 2 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.79%) Django
5 2 (1.79%) Next.js
5 2 (1.79%) REST
5 2 (1.79%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.89%) COM
6 1 (0.89%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.89%) HTML
6 1 (0.89%) RESTful
6 1 (0.89%) Spring
6 1 (0.89%) Velocity
6 1 (0.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (9.82%) Blog
3 9 (8.04%) Public Cloud
4 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.46%) User Experience
6 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.68%) Social Media
7 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.79%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.89%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.07%) Linux
2 4 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (72.32%) CI/CD
2 80 (71.43%) DevOps
3 56 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (26.79%) Microservices
6 27 (24.11%) Migration
7 25 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (18.75%) Scrum
9 17 (15.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
10 15 (13.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (13.39%) DevSecOps
11 13 (11.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (11.61%) Risk Management
11 13 (11.61%) Thought Leadership
12 12 (10.71%) Architectural Design
12 12 (10.71%) Coaching
12 12 (10.71%) Refactoring
13 11 (9.82%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.50%) Java
2 37 (33.04%) Python
3 36 (32.14%) PowerShell
4 20 (17.86%) C++
4 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 19 (16.96%) C
6 18 (16.07%) Go
7 16 (14.29%) SQL
8 13 (11.61%) Bash
9 12 (10.71%) Rust
9 12 (10.71%) Scala
10 10 (8.93%) Groovy
11 6 (5.36%) C#
12 5 (4.46%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.89%) Bicep
13 1 (0.89%) F#
13 1 (0.89%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) Accessibility
2 5 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 57 (50.89%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 64 (57.14%) Terraform
2 58 (51.79%) Kubernetes
3 15 (13.39%) Ansible
4 14 (12.50%) Puppet
5 13 (11.61%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.68%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.79%) Grafana
7 2 (1.79%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.89%) Kibana
8 1 (0.89%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Google
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.57%) VMware
4 3 (2.68%) Checkmarx
4 3 (2.68%) Veracode
5 2 (1.79%) Adobe
5 2 (1.79%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle
5 2 (1.79%) Pega
5 2 (1.79%) Sybase
6 1 (0.89%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.89%) New Relic
6 1 (0.89%) Splunk