Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 313 416 440
Rank change year-on-year +103 +24 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,439 1,191 1,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.03% 0.73% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.09% 3.65% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 889 848
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £34,925
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

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 35,177 32,592 22,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.11% 20.00% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28,243 27,289 19,248
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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
London +39 680 £70,000 +7.69% 105
South East +68 251 £57,500 -4.17% 33
North of England +133 226 £65,000 +30.00% 22
North West +107 152 £65,000 +30.00% 15
Midlands +74 101 £55,000 -12.00% 14
East of England +7 97 £55,000 - 19
South West +64 85 £52,500 - 19
West Midlands +78 78 £52,500 -17.65% 11
Yorkshire +57 71 £67,500 +28.57% 5
East Midlands +25 23 £63,750 +2.00% 3
North East +13 7 £100,000 +100.00% 2
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 768 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
2 607 (42.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 588 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
4 481 (33.43%) DevOps
5 478 (33.22%) Java
6 430 (29.88%) Python
7 413 (28.70%) Linux
8 353 (24.53%) Microsoft
9 323 (22.45%) Docker
10 292 (20.29%) Software Engineering
11 288 (20.01%) Degree
12 280 (19.46%) SQL
13 253 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
14 243 (16.89%) C#
15 232 (16.12%) NoSQL
16 224 (15.57%) Kubernetes
17 219 (15.22%) Open Source
18 218 (15.15%) Finance
19 214 (14.87%) Windows
20 209 (14.52%) .NET
21 206 (14.32%) Microservices
22 201 (13.97%) Puppet
23 199 (13.83%) Google
24 198 (13.76%) Ansible
25 187 (13.00%) Configuration Management
26 184 (12.79%) JavaScript
27 183 (12.72%) Google Cloud Platform
28 182 (12.65%) Web Services
28 182 (12.65%) Big Data
29 170 (11.81%) Computer Science

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
1 122 (8.48%) Apache Spark
2 107 (7.44%) Apache
3 89 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (2.78%) IIS
5 33 (2.29%) nginx
6 31 (2.15%) Confluence
7 29 (2.02%) CMS
8 27 (1.88%) OpenStack
8 27 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 22 (1.53%) Ethereum
9 22 (1.53%) MS Exchange
10 21 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (1.39%) Apache Solr
12 19 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (1.25%) SharePoint
14 17 (1.18%) WebLogic
15 15 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (1.04%) JBoss
16 13 (0.90%) WildFly
17 12 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 22 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.83%) Mingle
3 11 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.42%) Snapchat
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.28%) InDesign
6 4 (0.28%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.14%) SPSS
9 1 (0.069%) Maya
9 1 (0.069%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (2.36%) NetSuite
2 32 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 20 (1.39%) Magento
6 19 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
6 19 (1.32%) SDL Web 8
7 12 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
8 10 (0.69%) Lawson
9 6 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
12 1 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.069%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 1 (0.069%) SAP SCM
12 1 (0.069%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 768 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
2 607 (42.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (12.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 145 (10.08%) SaaS
5 126 (8.76%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (6.12%) PaaS
7 85 (5.91%) Amazon S3
8 84 (5.84%) GitHub
9 83 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 80 (5.56%) IaaS
11 68 (4.73%) Office 365
12 55 (3.82%) Amazon EMR
13 53 (3.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 48 (3.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 43 (2.99%) IBM Cloud
16 34 (2.36%) npm
17 32 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
18 24 (1.67%) OpenShift
19 21 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
20 17 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.56%) Internet
2 69 (4.79%) Firewall
3 59 (4.10%) DNS
4 57 (3.96%) VPN
5 49 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 48 (3.34%) HTTP
7 44 (3.06%) DHCP
8 39 (2.71%) WAN
9 31 (2.15%) LAN
10 19 (1.32%) Skype
11 18 (1.25%) H.323
11 18 (1.25%) SNMP
12 16 (1.11%) Wireless
13 15 (1.04%) MPLS
14 13 (0.90%) VLAN
15 12 (0.83%) Network Security
16 11 (0.76%) SAN
16 11 (0.76%) Unified Communications
16 11 (0.76%) VoIP
17 10 (0.69%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (16.12%) NoSQL
2 182 (12.65%) Big Data
3 140 (9.73%) SQL Server
4 114 (7.92%) Hadoop
5 80 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (5.49%) MySQL
7 71 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 67 (4.66%) MongoDB
9 66 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
10 52 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
11 51 (3.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 41 (2.85%) Amazon Athena
12 41 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 41 (2.85%) Flink
13 38 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 38 (2.64%) RDBMS
14 33 (2.29%) Blockchain
15 31 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
15 31 (2.15%) Couchbase
15 31 (2.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 166 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 152 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 100 (6.95%) JIRA
4 58 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 53 (3.68%) Selenium
6 49 (3.41%) Visual Studio
7 48 (3.34%) Subversion
8 46 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 36 (2.50%) GitLab
10 31 (2.15%) Babel
10 31 (2.15%) Maven
10 31 (2.15%) webpack
11 30 (2.08%) gulp
12 26 (1.81%) Vagrant
13 24 (1.67%) TeamCity
14 22 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 17 (1.18%) Gradle
15 17 (1.18%) JUnit
16 16 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
17 15 (1.04%) Mocha
General
1 218 (15.15%) Finance
2 94 (6.53%) Telecoms
3 76 (5.28%) Retail
4 74 (5.14%) Games
5 49 (3.41%) Banking
6 43 (2.99%) Marketing
7 37 (2.57%) Law
8 27 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.60%) Legal
10 19 (1.32%) Publishing
11 15 (1.04%) Advertising
12 11 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.63%) Military
14 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.35%) Electronics
15 5 (0.35%) French Language
15 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 282 (19.60%) Architect
2 164 (11.40%) Developer
3 153 (10.63%) Software Engineer
4 140 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 111 (7.71%) Solutions Architect
6 83 (5.77%) Analyst
7 82 (5.70%) Cloud Architect
8 72 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 66 (4.59%) Consultant
10 57 (3.96%) Java Developer
11 56 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
12 52 (3.61%) Data Engineer
13 49 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 48 (3.34%) Senior Architect
15 47 (3.27%) Project Manager
16 41 (2.85%) Senior Developer
17 39 (2.71%) Data Architect
18 38 (2.64%) Support Engineer
19 37 (2.57%) Graduate
19 37 (2.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (14.52%) .NET
2 182 (12.65%) Web Services
3 128 (8.90%) Node.js
4 103 (7.16%) HTML
5 102 (7.09%) Spring
6 99 (6.88%) AngularJS
7 97 (6.74%) Kafka
8 92 (6.39%) RESTful
9 83 (5.77%) REST
10 59 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
11 56 (3.89%) XML
12 48 (3.34%) SOAP
13 47 (3.27%) React
13 47 (3.27%) Spark Streaming
14 44 (3.06%) Spring Boot
15 42 (2.92%) .NET Framework
15 42 (2.92%) CSS
15 42 (2.92%) WPF
16 39 (2.71%) WCF
17 35 (2.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 90 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 81 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
4 73 (5.07%) User Experience
5 72 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 70 (4.86%) Fintech
7 67 (4.66%) Hybrid Cloud
8 63 (4.38%) Management Information System
9 53 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (3.13%) Virtual Team
11 41 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
12 35 (2.43%) Internet of Things
13 32 (2.22%) Cloud Native
13 32 (2.22%) Private Cloud
14 31 (2.15%) Algorithms
15 29 (2.02%) Mobile App
16 28 (1.95%) Data Structures
17 26 (1.81%) Online Games
18 24 (1.67%) NHS
19 21 (1.46%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 413 (28.70%) Linux
2 214 (14.87%) Windows
3 92 (6.39%) Windows Server
4 81 (5.63%) CentOS
5 63 (4.38%) Ubuntu
6 60 (4.17%) Android
7 59 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 58 (4.03%) Unix
9 50 (3.47%) Apple iOS
10 35 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (2.02%) Debian
13 28 (1.95%) VMS
14 17 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.69%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
17 6 (0.42%) Solaris
18 5 (0.35%) Kali Linux
18 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (33.43%) DevOps
3 292 (20.29%) Software Engineering
4 253 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
5 219 (15.22%) Open Source
6 206 (14.32%) Microservices
7 187 (13.00%) Configuration Management
8 170 (11.81%) Computer Science
9 160 (11.12%) ITIL
10 157 (10.91%) Project Management
11 147 (10.22%) Test Automation
12 141 (9.80%) TDD
13 140 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
14 131 (9.10%) Scrum
15 129 (8.96%) Presales
16 125 (8.69%) Analytics
17 117 (8.13%) Machine Learning
18 113 (7.85%) Continuous Delivery
19 111 (7.71%) High Availability
20 102 (7.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 478 (33.22%) Java
2 430 (29.88%) Python
3 280 (19.46%) SQL
4 243 (16.89%) C#
5 184 (12.79%) JavaScript
6 135 (9.38%) Ruby
7 122 (8.48%) PowerShell
8 121 (8.41%) C++
9 118 (8.20%) Bash Shell
10 104 (7.23%) Scala
11 78 (5.42%) Go
12 64 (4.45%) Objective-C
13 58 (4.03%) Shell Script
14 54 (3.75%) PHP
15 50 (3.47%) Perl
16 47 (3.27%) C
17 44 (3.06%) TypeScript
18 27 (1.88%) ES6
19 22 (1.53%) Solidity
19 22 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 288 (20.01%) Degree
2 132 (9.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 71 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 46 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 43 (2.99%) Numerate Degree
6 42 (2.92%) AWS Certification
7 39 (2.71%) PhD
8 36 (2.50%) PMP
9 34 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (2.22%) PMI Certification
11 31 (2.15%) RHCE
12 30 (2.08%) RHCSA
13 23 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (1.32%) MCSE
15 16 (1.11%) CISSP
16 13 (0.90%) CCNA
16 13 (0.90%) CCNP
16 13 (0.90%) CEH
17 12 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (7.30%) QA
2 39 (2.71%) SLA
3 35 (2.43%) GDPR
4 18 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.25%) PMO
5 15 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.83%) COBIT
6 12 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.83%) ISO 9000
7 11 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.28%) MiFID
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.069%) GAMP
10 1 (0.069%) GxP
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 323 (22.45%) Docker
2 105 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (5.49%) Active Directory
4 69 (4.79%) Virtual Machines
5 39 (2.71%) Hyper-V
6 27 (1.88%) HDFS
7 12 (0.83%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.69%) etcd
9 9 (0.63%) vSphere
10 5 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.28%) NFS
11 4 (0.28%) XenServer
12 3 (0.21%) Ceph
12 3 (0.21%) KVM
12 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.14%) vCloud
13 2 (0.14%) Xen
14 1 (0.069%) XenApp
14 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 224 (15.57%) Kubernetes
2 201 (13.97%) Puppet
3 198 (13.76%) Ansible
4 143 (9.94%) Opscode Chef
5 118 (8.20%) Terraform
6 62 (4.31%) Docker Swarm
7 57 (3.96%) Packer
8 51 (3.54%) Consul
9 45 (3.13%) Prometheus
10 43 (2.99%) Salt
11 41 (2.85%) Grafana
12 37 (2.57%) Graphite
13 25 (1.74%) Kibana
14 18 (1.25%) Nagios
14 18 (1.25%) SCCM
15 16 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
15 16 (1.11%) logstash
16 12 (0.83%) Opsview
17 11 (0.76%) Backup Exec
18 9 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 353 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 199 (13.83%) Google
3 162 (11.26%) VMware
4 125 (8.69%) Oracle
5 74 (5.14%) Red Hat
6 58 (4.03%) IBM
7 49 (3.41%) Cisco
8 46 (3.20%) CA Agile Central
9 44 (3.06%) SAP
10 41 (2.85%) Adobe
11 32 (2.22%) Atlassian
11 32 (2.22%) JD Edwards
12 31 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (2.08%) Citrix
14 29 (2.02%) hybris
15 26 (1.81%) Tableau
16 23 (1.60%) Informatica
17 21 (1.46%) Dell
17 21 (1.46%) HP
18 20 (1.39%) Splunk