Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 231 312
Rank change year-on-year +55 +81 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 40 70 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.94% 0.76% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 1.89% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 35
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -44.90%
10th Percentile £61,250 £60,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £121,000 £105,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £82,500 £75,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +9.27% -5.63%

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 1,662 3,712 4,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.87% 40.55% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 3,217 3,799
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +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 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 32 (80.00%) DevOps
2 22 (55.00%) AWS
3 18 (45.00%) Azure
4 16 (40.00%) Python
4 16 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 15 (37.50%) Docker
5 15 (37.50%) Microservices
5 15 (37.50%) Migration
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.00%) Java
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) Ansible
8 12 (30.00%) Terraform
9 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
9 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
9 11 (27.50%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) IaaS
10 10 (25.00%) Puppet
10 10 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
11 9 (22.50%) Go
11 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (22.50%) PaaS
11 9 (22.50%) YAML
11 9 (22.50%) Resource Management
11 9 (22.50%) Kanban
11 9 (22.50%) Publishing
11 9 (22.50%) Scrum
12 8 (20.00%) SAP
12 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 8 (20.00%) DNS

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 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) AWS
2 18 (45.00%) Azure
3 10 (25.00%) IaaS
4 9 (22.50%) PaaS
5 8 (20.00%) Akamai
5 8 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (20.00%) SaaS
6 5 (12.50%) GCP
7 3 (7.50%) Serverless
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (5.00%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (5.00%) GitHub
8 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
9 1 (2.50%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (2.50%) Azure Functions
9 1 (2.50%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.50%) Dremio
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.50%) GitLab
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.00%) CircleCI
3 2 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.00%) Spinnaker
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) JMeter
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Publishing
3 5 (12.50%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 15 (37.50%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.00%) React Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) YAML
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) React
3 6 (15.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.00%) Kafka
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (17.50%) FMCG
3 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) DevOps
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Microservices
2 15 (37.50%) Migration
3 11 (27.50%) Software Delivery
4 10 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 9 (22.50%) Kanban
5 9 (22.50%) Resource Management
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (17.50%) B2B
7 7 (17.50%) B2C
7 7 (17.50%) Business Transformation
7 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.00%) Fintech
8 6 (15.00%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.00%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) Go
5 7 (17.50%) Ruby
6 6 (15.00%) Scala
7 5 (12.50%) Java 8
8 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (5.00%) C++
10 2 (5.00%) Rust
11 1 (2.50%) SQL
11 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (30.00%) Ansible
2 12 (30.00%) Terraform
3 10 (25.00%) Puppet
4 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (17.50%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Adobe
2 8 (20.00%) hybris
2 8 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 7 (17.50%) New Relic
4 3 (7.50%) Google
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle