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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 240 329 284
Rank change year-on-year +89 -45 +54
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2,315 1,024 686
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.61% 1.02% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.62% 2.31% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 626 593 547
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,570 £36,088
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +13.04% -4.17%
75th Percentile £96,250 £82,500 £78,125
90th Percentile £113,125 £97,500 £93,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +13.04% -4.17%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 63,903 44,343 22,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.47% 43.97% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34,656 31,801 18,718
10th Percentile £33,148 £33,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £61,180 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.35% +4.55%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing in England.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Computing in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London +101 1,638 £85,000 +13.33% 60
South East -20 196 £65,000 - 16
North of England -56 146 £55,000 +10.00% 23
South West +68 143 £70,000 +52.87% 11
North West -29 108 £56,000 +8.74% 9
Midlands -16 91 £49,000 -2.00% 9
East of England -41 74 £57,000 +18.75% 8
West Midlands -26 63 £49,000 -2.00% 7
Yorkshire -41 32 £55,000 +22.22% 11
East Midlands -4 28 £50,000 +43.88% 2
North East -13 6 £45,000 -43.75% 3
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 1,576 (68.08%) AWS
2 1,176 (50.80%) Agile
3 937 (40.48%) Azure
4 844 (36.46%) Finance
5 840 (36.29%) DevOps
6 829 (35.81%) Software Engineering
7 818 (35.33%) Python
8 697 (30.11%) GCP
9 685 (29.59%) Java
10 678 (29.29%) CI/CD
11 654 (28.25%) Docker
12 629 (27.17%) Microservices
13 611 (26.39%) Kubernetes
14 576 (24.88%) Social Skills
15 465 (20.09%) Mentoring
16 461 (19.91%) JavaScript
17 453 (19.57%) Degree
18 441 (19.05%) Serverless
19 433 (18.70%) Terraform
20 421 (18.19%) SQL
21 410 (17.71%) Linux
22 392 (16.93%) Git (software)
22 392 (16.93%) Analytics
23 370 (15.98%) Computer Science
24 362 (15.64%) Scrum
25 352 (15.21%) Microsoft
25 352 (15.21%) Machine Learning
26 347 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
27 311 (13.43%) Coaching
28 297 (12.83%) Cloud Native

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 136 (5.87%) Apache Spark
2 66 (2.85%) Apache Airflow
3 62 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 58 (2.51%) Apache
5 52 (2.25%) Confluence
6 39 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 35 (1.51%) CMS
8 19 (0.82%) Camunda
8 19 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
9 14 (0.60%) Drupal
9 14 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 13 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 13 (0.56%) WordPress
11 10 (0.43%) nginx
12 9 (0.39%) IIS
12 9 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.086%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) Campfire
6 2 (0.086%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.086%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.086%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.043%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
2 21 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 20 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (0.48%) Line 50
4 11 (0.48%) Sage 200
5 8 (0.35%) Carpe Diem
6 4 (0.17%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.086%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.043%) assyst
8 1 (0.043%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.043%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,576 (68.08%) AWS
2 937 (40.48%) Azure
3 697 (30.11%) GCP
4 441 (19.05%) Serverless
5 239 (10.32%) SaaS
6 234 (10.11%) AWS Lambda
7 191 (8.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 174 (7.52%) IaaS
9 146 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
10 144 (6.22%) Microsoft 365
11 138 (5.96%) PaaS
12 124 (5.36%) GitHub
13 115 (4.97%) Amazon S3
14 105 (4.54%) Amazon ECS
15 100 (4.32%) Azure DevOps
16 99 (4.28%) Power Platform
17 84 (3.63%) Amazon EKS
18 72 (3.11%) Amazon SQS
19 65 (2.81%) OpenShift
20 63 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 103 (4.45%) Internet
2 91 (3.93%) Network Security
3 87 (3.76%) HTTP
4 84 (3.63%) Firewall
5 48 (2.07%) DNS
6 41 (1.77%) TCP/IP
7 36 (1.56%) VPN
8 35 (1.51%) WAN
9 27 (1.17%) SD-WAN
10 26 (1.12%) LAN
11 24 (1.04%) Broadband
12 18 (0.78%) SMS
13 17 (0.73%) DHCP
14 16 (0.69%) SAN
15 14 (0.60%) VoIP
15 14 (0.60%) WLAN
16 12 (0.52%) FIX Connectivity
16 12 (0.52%) VLAN
17 10 (0.43%) 5G
17 10 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (8.90%) Big Data
2 204 (8.81%) NoSQL
3 167 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 152 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 131 (5.66%) MySQL
6 121 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
7 97 (4.19%) Hadoop
8 90 (3.89%) MongoDB
9 85 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
10 77 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
10 77 (3.33%) SQL Server
11 73 (3.15%) Tableau
12 68 (2.94%) DynamoDB
13 64 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 64 (2.76%) Redis
14 63 (2.72%) Data Lake
15 56 (2.42%) Power BI
16 52 (2.25%) BigQuery
17 43 (1.86%) Amazon Redshift
18 41 (1.77%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 392 (16.93%) Git (software)
2 283 (12.22%) Jenkins
3 114 (4.92%) Maven
4 102 (4.41%) JIRA
5 75 (3.24%) Bitbucket
5 75 (3.24%) CircleCI
6 68 (2.94%) SonarQube
7 45 (1.94%) TeamCity
8 44 (1.90%) Mocha
9 34 (1.47%) GitLab
10 27 (1.17%) Cypress.io
11 26 (1.12%) Selenium
12 24 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 21 (0.91%) Mercurial
14 16 (0.69%) JMeter
15 15 (0.65%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.56%) Jasmine
16 13 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
16 13 (0.56%) webpack
General
1 844 (36.46%) Finance
2 576 (24.88%) Social Skills
3 262 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 218 (9.42%) Banking
5 179 (7.73%) Retail
6 165 (7.13%) Public Sector
7 162 (7.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 137 (5.92%) Marketing
9 119 (5.14%) Legal
10 102 (4.41%) Games
11 100 (4.32%) Presentation Skills
12 81 (3.50%) Automotive
13 70 (3.02%) Telecoms
14 65 (2.81%) Financial Institution
15 53 (2.29%) Organisational Skills
16 35 (1.51%) Tech for Good
17 30 (1.30%) Back Office
17 30 (1.30%) Law
18 25 (1.08%) Electronics
18 25 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 421 (18.19%) Architect
2 388 (16.76%) Software Engineer
3 342 (14.77%) Developer
4 214 (9.24%) Solutions Architect
5 192 (8.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 165 (7.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 136 (5.87%) Cloud Architect
8 120 (5.18%) Data Engineer
9 119 (5.14%) Consultant
10 91 (3.93%) Analyst
10 91 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 88 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 82 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 73 (3.15%) Senior DevOps
14 70 (3.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 69 (2.98%) Principal Engineer
16 66 (2.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 66 (2.85%) Java Developer
17 64 (2.76%) Java Engineer
18 58 (2.51%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (11.58%) React
2 250 (10.80%) Kafka
3 243 (10.50%) Node.js
4 241 (10.41%) .NET
4 241 (10.41%) Spring
5 194 (8.38%) Spring Boot
6 193 (8.34%) REST
7 183 (7.90%) AngularJS
8 124 (5.36%) HTML
9 120 (5.18%) CSS
10 109 (4.71%) GraphQL
11 84 (3.63%) JSON
12 73 (3.15%) Web Services
13 70 (3.02%) .NET Core
14 69 (2.98%) RESTful
15 68 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
16 61 (2.63%) Vue.js
17 53 (2.29%) Django
17 53 (2.29%) TensorFlow
18 51 (2.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 297 (12.83%) Cloud Native
2 231 (9.98%) Algorithms
3 175 (7.56%) Data Centre
4 163 (7.04%) User Experience
5 157 (6.78%) Management Information System
6 140 (6.05%) Public Cloud
7 129 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
8 95 (4.10%) Blog
9 76 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
9 76 (3.28%) Legacy Systems
9 76 (3.28%) Mobile App
10 74 (3.20%) Data Structures
11 73 (3.15%) IoT
12 61 (2.63%) Virtual Team
13 60 (2.59%) Blockchain
14 54 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
15 48 (2.07%) Educational Technology
16 46 (1.99%) Mobile Computing
17 41 (1.77%) Cyberattack
17 41 (1.77%) Hackathon
Operating Systems
1 410 (17.71%) Linux
2 236 (10.19%) Windows
3 72 (3.11%) Unix
4 63 (2.72%) Windows Server
5 44 (1.90%) Android
6 38 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 23 (0.99%) CentOS
8 23 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
9 22 (0.95%) Ubuntu
10 20 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.26%) Debian
12 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.22%) Alpine Linux
13 5 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.22%) Solaris
13 5 (0.22%) SUSE
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,176 (50.80%) Agile
2 840 (36.29%) DevOps
3 829 (35.81%) Software Engineering
4 678 (29.29%) CI/CD
5 629 (27.17%) Microservices
6 465 (20.09%) Mentoring
7 392 (16.93%) Analytics
8 370 (15.98%) Computer Science
9 362 (15.64%) Scrum
10 352 (15.21%) Machine Learning
11 347 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
12 311 (13.43%) Coaching
13 295 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
14 292 (12.61%) Containerisation
15 290 (12.53%) Test Automation
16 280 (12.10%) Infrastructure as Code
17 256 (11.06%) TDD
18 243 (10.50%) Data Science
19 240 (10.37%) Cybersecurity
20 218 (9.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 818 (35.33%) Python
2 685 (29.59%) Java
3 461 (19.91%) JavaScript
4 421 (18.19%) SQL
5 265 (11.45%) TypeScript
6 207 (8.94%) C#
7 158 (6.83%) Bash
8 126 (5.44%) PowerShell
9 121 (5.23%) PHP
10 120 (5.18%) Go
11 119 (5.14%) Scala
12 100 (4.32%) Kotlin
13 99 (4.28%) Ruby
14 95 (4.10%) C++
15 73 (3.15%) Rust
16 62 (2.68%) C
17 50 (2.16%) Perl
17 50 (2.16%) R
18 39 (1.68%) VBA
19 38 (1.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 453 (19.57%) Degree
2 123 (5.31%) AWS Certification
3 113 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 110 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 96 (4.15%) Master's Degree
6 68 (2.94%) PhD
7 54 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (2.20%) CISSP
9 33 (1.43%) CISM
10 30 (1.30%) DV Cleared
11 29 (1.25%) SC Cleared
12 24 (1.04%) PMI Certification
13 22 (0.95%) CRISC
14 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
16 15 (0.65%) CCNA
17 11 (0.48%) CISA
18 10 (0.43%) CEH
18 10 (0.43%) MCSE
19 9 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.80%) GDPR
2 83 (3.59%) QA
3 50 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 45 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (1.43%) PCI DSS
6 30 (1.30%) NIST
7 22 (0.95%) Accessibility
8 19 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
9 17 (0.73%) GRC
9 17 (0.73%) NIST 800
10 16 (0.69%) SLA
11 10 (0.43%) PMO
12 9 (0.39%) SOC 2
12 9 (0.39%) WCAG
13 8 (0.35%) SOC 1
14 7 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
14 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (0.26%) NCSC
16 5 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 5 (0.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 654 (28.25%) Docker
2 100 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 46 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 36 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.78%) XenApp
7 17 (0.73%) LXC
8 11 (0.48%) KVM
9 9 (0.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 9 (0.39%) vSphere
10 2 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.086%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.043%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 611 (26.39%) Kubernetes
2 433 (18.70%) Terraform
3 230 (9.94%) Ansible
4 78 (3.37%) Puppet
5 48 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (1.99%) Prometheus
7 31 (1.34%) Istio
8 28 (1.21%) Grafana
9 26 (1.12%) SCCM
10 21 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
11 17 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
11 17 (0.73%) Rancher
12 16 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
13 14 (0.60%) IBM BigFix
13 14 (0.60%) yum
14 12 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 11 (0.48%) Cisco IPCC
15 11 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
16 9 (0.39%) Kibana
16 9 (0.39%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 352 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 282 (12.18%) Google
3 140 (6.05%) Oracle
4 91 (3.93%) VMware
5 83 (3.59%) Splunk
6 74 (3.20%) Cisco
7 55 (2.38%) Sony
8 53 (2.29%) Red Hat
8 53 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 49 (2.12%) Confluent
10 40 (1.73%) AppDynamics
11 37 (1.60%) SAP
12 29 (1.25%) Reuters
13 28 (1.21%) Dataiku
13 28 (1.21%) Refinitiv
14 27 (1.17%) Databricks
15 23 (0.99%) Atlassian
16 21 (0.91%) Citrix
16 21 (0.91%) IBM
16 21 (0.91%) Palo Alto