Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 194 264
Rank change year-on-year -6 +70 +77
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 35 92 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 1.12% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 2.70% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 63 57
10th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 "
25th Percentile £80,625 £62,500 £26,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £95,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -13.04%
75th Percentile £110,000 £93,125 £90,000
90th Percentile £135,250 £104,500 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 1,980 3,408 4,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.39% 41.34% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,738 2,971 3,819
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £69,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% +6.15% +8.33%

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 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 28 (80.00%) DevOps
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) AWS
4 21 (60.00%) Azure
5 18 (51.43%) Microservices
6 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
6 12 (34.29%) Java
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
7 11 (31.43%) Python
8 10 (28.57%) GCP
8 10 (28.57%) Kubernetes
8 10 (28.57%) React
9 9 (25.71%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (25.71%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) Scala
10 8 (22.86%) Open Source
10 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.00%) Docker
11 7 (20.00%) Migration
11 7 (20.00%) TDD
11 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (20.00%) Spring Boot
12 6 (17.14%) Fintech
12 6 (17.14%) Java 8
12 6 (17.14%) .NET Core
12 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.14%) .NET
13 5 (14.29%) Ansible

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 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
1 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 23 (65.71%) AWS
2 21 (60.00%) Azure
3 10 (28.57%) GCP
4 5 (14.29%) IaaS
5 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (11.43%) GitHub
5 4 (11.43%) PaaS
6 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
7 2 (5.71%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (5.71%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (5.71%) SaaS
8 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.86%) Azure Key Vault
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) AMQP
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) GitLab
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.71%) CircleCI
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Spinnaker
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (2.86%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Cloud Native Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) React
2 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Core
5 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.29%) Kafka
6 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.43%) Velocity
7 3 (8.57%) RESTful
7 3 (8.57%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (8.57%) Vue.js
8 2 (5.71%) Node.js
8 2 (5.71%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) Web Services
9 1 (2.86%) Azure Blueprints
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
2 4 (11.43%) Social Media
3 3 (8.57%) Blog
3 3 (8.57%) Media Streaming
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) DevOps
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Microservices
4 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.86%) Open Source
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) Fintech
8 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (14.29%) CQRS
9 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (11.43%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.43%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (11.43%) DevSecOps
10 4 (11.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) Python
3 8 (22.86%) Scala
4 6 (17.14%) Java 8
5 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Packer
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) Pega
3 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle