Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 298 329 352
Rank change year-on-year +31 +23 +76
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,090 1,342 1,459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.98% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.90% 3.53% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 901 997 1,146
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +4.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 37,575 37,975 37,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.66% 27.67% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30,753 30,600 31,040
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +51 588 £70,000 +7.69% 54
South East -10 163 £65,000 +8.33% 31
North of England -37 115 £40,000 -38.46% 27
South West +64 91 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Midlands +25 69 £47,500 +1.06% 13
North West -68 62 £50,000 -23.08% 10
East of England +43 56 £55,000 - 17
West Midlands -4 47 £47,750 +2.69% 4
Yorkshire +36 40 £37,060 -38.23% 13
East Midlands +43 22 £45,000 -5.26% 9
North East +14 13 £31,880 -68.12% 4
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 398 (36.51%) Azure
2 370 (33.94%) AWS
3 325 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (24.59%) DevOps
5 238 (21.83%) Finance
6 233 (21.38%) SQL
7 226 (20.73%) Microsoft
8 215 (19.72%) Python
9 202 (18.53%) Windows
10 194 (17.80%) C#
11 193 (17.71%) JavaScript
12 181 (16.61%) Degree
13 177 (16.24%) .NET
14 161 (14.77%) SQL Server
15 160 (14.68%) Linux
16 159 (14.59%) Docker
17 153 (14.04%) Kubernetes
18 145 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
19 144 (13.21%) Software Engineering
20 135 (12.39%) SaaS
21 134 (12.29%) Java
22 133 (12.20%) Analytics
23 128 (11.74%) GCP
24 127 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
24 127 (11.65%) Migration
25 119 (10.92%) Web Services
26 117 (10.73%) Computer Science
27 110 (10.09%) Scrum
28 108 (9.91%) Google
28 108 (9.91%) Continuous Integration

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 43 (3.94%) Apache Spark
2 41 (3.76%) IIS
3 31 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.66%) Apache
5 17 (1.56%) nginx
6 14 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.10%) Jupyter
8 11 (1.01%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
10 7 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.55%) Confluence
11 6 (0.55%) Ethereum
11 6 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (3.58%) NetSuite
2 34 (3.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
5 13 (1.19%) Lawson
6 12 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.83%) SAP Business One
8 8 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (0.64%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.46%) JDE OneWorld
10 5 (0.46%) Raiser's Edge
10 5 (0.46%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
11 4 (0.37%) Sage 200
11 4 (0.37%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (0.28%) Magento
12 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
12 3 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 398 (36.51%) Azure
2 370 (33.94%) AWS
3 135 (12.39%) SaaS
4 128 (11.74%) GCP
5 88 (8.07%) PaaS
6 81 (7.43%) Office 365
7 80 (7.34%) IaaS
8 45 (4.13%) Dynamics 365
9 39 (3.58%) Power Platform
10 31 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 31 (2.84%) Serverless
11 22 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
11 22 (2.02%) OpenShift
12 19 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 18 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (1.65%) GitHub
14 16 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (1.38%) Amazon S3
16 14 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
17 13 (1.19%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.15%) Firewall
2 53 (4.86%) DNS
3 50 (4.59%) Internet
4 45 (4.13%) LAN
4 45 (4.13%) WAN
5 33 (3.03%) VPN
6 28 (2.57%) TCP/IP
7 25 (2.29%) Network Security
8 23 (2.11%) SAN
9 20 (1.83%) DHCP
9 20 (1.83%) Wireless
10 18 (1.65%) Software-Defined Networking
11 13 (1.19%) VoIP
12 12 (1.10%) NAS
13 10 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (0.92%) iSCSI
14 9 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (0.83%) MPLS
15 8 (0.73%) HTTP
16 6 (0.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.16%) Big Data
3 76 (6.97%) NoSQL
4 43 (3.94%) Relational Database
5 38 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 38 (3.49%) MySQL
6 31 (2.84%) Cosmos DB
6 31 (2.84%) Power BI
7 30 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 25 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (2.11%) Hadoop
10 22 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
11 21 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
16 14 (1.28%) SAP HANA
16 14 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 102 (9.36%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.04%) Jenkins
3 32 (2.94%) Selenium
4 29 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (2.29%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.83%) JIRA
7 19 (1.74%) TeamCity
8 17 (1.56%) gulp
8 17 (1.56%) NUnit
9 16 (1.47%) SpecFlow
9 16 (1.47%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.28%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.10%) GitLab
12 12 (1.10%) Maven
13 11 (1.01%) Bitbucket
13 11 (1.01%) Gradle
13 11 (1.01%) Moq
14 10 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.92%) MSTest
General
1 238 (21.83%) Finance
2 66 (6.06%) Marketing
3 35 (3.21%) Banking
4 33 (3.03%) Retail
5 29 (2.66%) Military
6 27 (2.48%) Billing
7 26 (2.39%) Aerospace
8 25 (2.29%) Games
9 19 (1.74%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.65%) Legal
11 15 (1.38%) Public Sector
12 12 (1.10%) Front Office
13 9 (0.83%) Automotive
13 9 (0.83%) Law
13 9 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.55%) Advertising
16 4 (0.37%) Avionics
17 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
18 1 (0.092%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 216 (19.82%) Developer
2 165 (15.14%) Architect
3 92 (8.44%) Analyst
4 83 (7.61%) Consultant
5 72 (6.61%) Cloud Architect
6 70 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 60 (5.50%) .NET Developer
8 58 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
9 52 (4.77%) Software Engineer
10 44 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
11 35 (3.21%) C# Developer
11 35 (3.21%) PHP Developer
12 34 (3.12%) Azure Architect
12 34 (3.12%) Azure Engineer
13 30 (2.75%) Senior Developer
14 28 (2.57%) AWS Architect
14 28 (2.57%) Junior
15 27 (2.48%) AWS Engineer
16 26 (2.39%) Software Developer
17 25 (2.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (16.24%) .NET
2 119 (10.92%) Web Services
3 86 (7.89%) HTML
4 73 (6.70%) CSS
5 67 (6.15%) .NET Core
6 60 (5.50%) Node.js
7 59 (5.41%) REST
8 55 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 48 (4.40%) ASP.NET
10 45 (4.13%) React
11 42 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (3.58%) Kafka
13 29 (2.66%) .NET Framework
13 29 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (2.66%) XML
14 26 (2.39%) RESTful
15 24 (2.20%) ASP.NET Core
15 24 (2.20%) LAMP
16 23 (2.11%) HTML5
17 19 (1.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 127 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 58 (5.32%) Cloud Native
3 58 (5.32%) Hybrid Cloud
4 52 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
5 50 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
7 44 (4.04%) Mobile App
7 44 (4.04%) Public Cloud
8 42 (3.85%) Management Information System
9 36 (3.30%) Algorithms
10 34 (3.12%) User Experience
11 31 (2.84%) Mobile Computing
12 29 (2.66%) Analytical Mindset
13 28 (2.57%) Virtual Team
14 26 (2.39%) Private Cloud
15 24 (2.20%) Internet of Things
16 21 (1.93%) Hedge funds
17 14 (1.28%) Driving Licence
17 14 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 202 (18.53%) Windows
2 160 (14.68%) Linux
3 77 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 46 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (3.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 30 (2.75%) Unix
7 22 (2.02%) Ubuntu
8 20 (1.83%) Windows 10
9 19 (1.74%) CentOS
10 12 (1.10%) Android
10 12 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.28%) AIX
13 3 (0.28%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.18%) Solaris
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.092%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (24.59%) DevOps
3 145 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
4 144 (13.21%) Software Engineering
5 133 (12.20%) Analytics
6 127 (11.65%) Migration
7 117 (10.73%) Computer Science
8 110 (10.09%) Scrum
9 108 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (9.72%) Machine Learning
11 103 (9.45%) Cybersecurity
12 97 (8.90%) Microservices
13 90 (8.26%) Data Science
14 84 (7.71%) Artificial Intelligence
14 84 (7.71%) Project Management
15 81 (7.43%) CRM
16 74 (6.79%) Test Automation
17 71 (6.51%) MVC
18 70 (6.42%) Fintech
18 70 (6.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 233 (21.38%) SQL
2 215 (19.72%) Python
3 194 (17.80%) C#
4 193 (17.71%) JavaScript
5 134 (12.29%) Java
6 85 (7.80%) PowerShell
7 79 (7.25%) PHP
8 54 (4.95%) Ruby
9 48 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 43 (3.94%) Perl
11 37 (3.39%) Go
11 37 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 34 (3.12%) Scala
13 29 (2.66%) C
14 26 (2.39%) T-SQL
15 25 (2.29%) C++
16 16 (1.47%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.38%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.10%) R
19 11 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 181 (16.61%) Degree
2 100 (9.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (8.44%) Security Cleared
4 63 (5.78%) SC Cleared
5 35 (3.21%) CRISC
6 29 (2.66%) CISSP
7 28 (2.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 26 (2.39%) CISMP
9 24 (2.20%) CESG Certified Professional
10 23 (2.11%) CISM
10 23 (2.11%) Master's Degree
11 20 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (1.65%) MCSE
13 16 (1.47%) ACCA
13 16 (1.47%) PMI Certification
14 15 (1.38%) CCNA
15 14 (1.28%) SAP Certification
16 11 (1.01%) PhD
16 11 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.04%) QA
2 29 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (2.66%) SLA
3 16 (1.47%) GDPR
4 11 (1.01%) PMO
5 9 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.83%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.83%) NIST
6 8 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.64%) COBIT
7 7 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (0.37%) COSO
8 4 (0.37%) NCSC
8 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
11 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.092%) RMADS
System Software
1 159 (14.59%) Docker
2 90 (8.26%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 35 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.92%) Firmware
7 8 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.37%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.37%) vSphere
10 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.092%) GridGain
12 1 (0.092%) KVM
12 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.092%) vCloud
12 1 (0.092%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.092%) Xen
12 1 (0.092%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 153 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 100 (9.17%) Ansible
3 92 (8.44%) Terraform
4 67 (6.15%) Puppet
5 60 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (3.39%) SCCM
7 14 (1.28%) Salt
8 13 (1.19%) WSUS
9 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (0.92%) Prometheus
10 9 (0.83%) Nagios
11 8 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.55%) Automic
12 6 (0.55%) Consul
12 6 (0.55%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.46%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.46%) Kibana
13 5 (0.46%) Rancher
Vendors
1 226 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 108 (9.91%) Google
3 68 (6.24%) Oracle
4 57 (5.23%) Cisco
4 57 (5.23%) VMware
5 49 (4.50%) SAP
6 42 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (3.58%) Red Hat
8 35 (3.21%) JD Edwards
9 29 (2.66%) Tableau
10 15 (1.38%) IFS
10 15 (1.38%) Sage
11 13 (1.19%) Epicor
12 12 (1.10%) Arista
12 12 (1.10%) IBM
13 11 (1.01%) Brocade
13 11 (1.01%) Citrix
14 10 (0.92%) ServiceNow
14 10 (0.92%) Sybase
15 9 (0.83%) Dell