Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 333 340 414
Rank change year-on-year +7 +74 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,312 1,517 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.98% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.44% 4.00% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1,124 870
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £31,225
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 38,149 37,938 26,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.62% 23.58% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30,949 31,212 21,895
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -16 595 £68,500 -2.14% 34
South East +56 273 £55,000 -4.35% 5
North of England +44 221 £55,000 +10.00% 12
North West +103 177 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Midlands +62 106 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands +77 93 £44,000 -2.22%
South West +17 59 £42,515 -22.70% 4
East of England -4 56 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire -27 38 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East Midlands -3 13 £47,500 -24.00% 3
North East -5 6 £38,000 -36.67%
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 694 (52.90%) Amazon AWS
2 591 (45.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 550 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
4 410 (31.25%) Java
5 368 (28.05%) Linux
6 337 (25.69%) DevOps
7 325 (24.77%) Docker
8 305 (23.25%) Python
9 289 (22.03%) Software Engineering
10 283 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 269 (20.50%) JavaScript
12 252 (19.21%) SQL
13 248 (18.90%) Google Cloud Platform
14 247 (18.83%) C#
15 240 (18.29%) Degree
16 232 (17.68%) Windows
17 227 (17.30%) .NET
18 217 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
19 206 (15.70%) Google
20 202 (15.40%) Puppet
21 201 (15.32%) Computer Science
22 189 (14.41%) Test Automation
23 187 (14.25%) Microservices
24 183 (13.95%) Kubernetes
25 179 (13.64%) Finance
26 168 (12.80%) Ansible
27 162 (12.35%) AngularJS
28 161 (12.27%) SaaS
29 159 (12.12%) Machine Learning
29 159 (12.12%) Web Services

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 98 (7.47%) Apache Spark
2 70 (5.34%) Apache
3 49 (3.73%) nginx
4 46 (3.51%) IIS
5 31 (2.36%) CMS
5 31 (2.36%) Confluence
5 31 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (2.29%) Apache Solr
7 29 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.30%) Tomcat
10 16 (1.22%) MS Exchange
11 15 (1.14%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.91%) Skype for Business
13 11 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (0.76%) WildFly
15 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
16 7 (0.53%) CoreMedia CMS
17 6 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.46%) Mingle
5 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 37 (2.82%) Magento
2 29 (2.21%) SAP Hybris
3 28 (2.13%) NetSuite
4 26 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (1.68%) SDL Web 8
6 20 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
8 9 (0.69%) Lawson
8 9 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (0.61%) nopCommerce
10 7 (0.53%) Fredhopper
11 6 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
13 3 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
13 3 (0.23%) JDE OneWorld
13 3 (0.23%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
14 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
14 2 (0.15%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 694 (52.90%) Amazon AWS
2 591 (45.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 248 (18.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 161 (12.27%) SaaS
5 107 (8.16%) Office 365
6 94 (7.16%) IaaS
7 66 (5.03%) PaaS
8 63 (4.80%) IBM Cloud
8 63 (4.80%) npm
9 61 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
10 56 (4.27%) Amazon S3
11 39 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
12 37 (2.82%) Serverless
13 30 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
14 28 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 26 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 25 (1.91%) GitHub
17 24 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
18 18 (1.37%) OneDrive
19 16 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.26%) Broadband
2 58 (4.42%) Firewall
3 57 (4.34%) WAN
4 52 (3.96%) LAN
5 50 (3.81%) DNS
5 50 (3.81%) TCP/IP
6 49 (3.73%) Internet
7 36 (2.74%) HTTP
8 35 (2.67%) Skype
9 25 (1.91%) VPN
10 23 (1.75%) DHCP
11 16 (1.22%) MPLS
12 15 (1.14%) VLAN
13 14 (1.07%) SAN
14 11 (0.84%) H.323
14 11 (0.84%) Software-Defined Networking
14 11 (0.84%) Wireless
15 10 (0.76%) Network Security
15 10 (0.76%) Unified Communications
16 9 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (9.60%) Big Data
2 121 (9.22%) NoSQL
3 104 (7.93%) SQL Server
4 73 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 70 (5.34%) Hadoop
5 70 (5.34%) MySQL
6 57 (4.34%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (4.27%) MongoDB
8 40 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 39 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
11 35 (2.67%) RDBMS
12 31 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (1.91%) HBase
13 25 (1.91%) Redis
14 22 (1.68%) Endeca
15 21 (1.60%) Amazon Athena
15 21 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
16 17 (1.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 156 (11.89%) Jenkins
2 108 (8.23%) Git (software)
3 69 (5.26%) JIRA
4 65 (4.95%) Babel
5 64 (4.88%) webpack
6 63 (4.80%) gulp
7 55 (4.19%) Selenium
8 51 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 40 (3.05%) Maven
10 31 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (1.91%) Cucumber
11 25 (1.91%) GitLab
12 23 (1.75%) git-flow
12 23 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
13 22 (1.68%) Travis CI
14 18 (1.37%) JUnit
14 18 (1.37%) Visual Studio
15 15 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (1.14%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.91%) Hudson
General
1 179 (13.64%) Finance
2 70 (5.34%) Retail
3 61 (4.65%) Games
4 60 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.89%) Marketing
6 26 (1.98%) Banking
7 21 (1.60%) Law
8 18 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.14%) Legal
10 14 (1.07%) Avionics
10 14 (1.07%) Publishing
11 9 (0.69%) French Language
11 9 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.61%) German Language
12 8 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.53%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.46%) Electronics
15 5 (0.38%) Advertising
15 5 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 203 (15.47%) Architect
2 196 (14.94%) Software Engineer
3 168 (12.80%) Developer
4 112 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 100 (7.62%) Senior Software Engineer
6 91 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
7 79 (6.02%) Development Engineer
8 73 (5.56%) Analyst
8 73 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 69 (5.26%) Consultant
10 66 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
11 63 (4.80%) Software Development Engineer
12 61 (4.65%) Java Developer
13 60 (4.57%) Cloud Architect
14 50 (3.81%) Administrator
15 46 (3.51%) Principal Engineer
16 44 (3.35%) Project Manager
17 42 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
18 39 (2.97%) Senior Developer
19 37 (2.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (17.30%) .NET
2 162 (12.35%) AngularJS
3 159 (12.12%) Web Services
4 152 (11.59%) HTML
5 145 (11.05%) RESTful
6 144 (10.98%) Node.js
7 97 (7.39%) CSS
8 91 (6.94%) React
9 73 (5.56%) Kafka
10 70 (5.34%) Spring
11 49 (3.73%) REST
12 47 (3.58%) XML
13 41 (3.13%) GraphQL
14 40 (3.05%) .NET Core
14 40 (3.05%) ASP.NET
15 37 (2.82%) J2EE
16 36 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (2.67%) Middleware
18 34 (2.59%) HTML5
18 34 (2.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 132 (10.06%) User Experience
2 112 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 102 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 73 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 72 (5.49%) Public Cloud
6 69 (5.26%) Fintech
7 49 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
8 48 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 45 (3.43%) Virtual Team
10 40 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (2.59%) Algorithms
12 31 (2.36%) Private Cloud
13 30 (2.29%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.91%) Online Games
15 24 (1.83%) Mobile App
15 24 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
16 23 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
17 22 (1.68%) PKI
18 21 (1.60%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 368 (28.05%) Linux
2 232 (17.68%) Windows
3 66 (5.03%) Windows Server
4 63 (4.80%) Ubuntu
5 62 (4.73%) Android
6 60 (4.57%) Apple iOS
7 50 (3.81%) CentOS
8 44 (3.35%) Unix
9 20 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (1.37%) Debian
11 16 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.53%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.46%) VMS
15 3 (0.23%) Solaris
15 3 (0.23%) SUSE
15 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.15%) AIX
17 1 (0.076%) HPUX
17 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (25.69%) DevOps
3 289 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 217 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
5 201 (15.32%) Computer Science
6 189 (14.41%) Test Automation
7 187 (14.25%) Microservices
8 159 (12.12%) Machine Learning
9 138 (10.52%) Open Source
10 134 (10.21%) OO
11 133 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 133 (10.14%) Presales
12 127 (9.68%) SDLC
13 118 (8.99%) TDD
14 117 (8.92%) Analytics
15 116 (8.84%) Project Management
16 106 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
17 105 (8.00%) Scrum
18 101 (7.70%) Continuous Delivery
19 96 (7.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 410 (31.25%) Java
2 305 (23.25%) Python
3 269 (20.50%) JavaScript
4 252 (19.21%) SQL
5 247 (18.83%) C#
6 120 (9.15%) Ruby
7 110 (8.38%) PowerShell
8 108 (8.23%) TypeScript
9 103 (7.85%) Bash Shell
10 95 (7.24%) PHP
11 92 (7.01%) Objective-C
12 89 (6.78%) C++
13 75 (5.72%) Scala
14 62 (4.73%) Shell Script
15 57 (4.34%) Go
16 49 (3.73%) ES6
17 39 (2.97%) C
18 34 (2.59%) Perl
19 27 (2.06%) T-SQL
20 24 (1.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 240 (18.29%) Degree
2 97 (7.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 78 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 41 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.98%) RHCE
7 25 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.91%) RHCSA
8 17 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
9 16 (1.22%) AWS Certification
9 16 (1.22%) MCSE
9 16 (1.22%) PhD
9 16 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 14 (1.07%) CCNP
11 13 (0.99%) CISSP
11 13 (0.99%) PMP
11 13 (0.99%) SAP Certification
12 11 (0.84%) MCSA
13 10 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.03%) QA
2 40 (3.05%) GDPR
3 36 (2.74%) SLA
4 21 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.46%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.46%) MiFID
8 5 (0.38%) COBIT
9 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.23%) PMO
10 2 (0.15%) COSO
11 1 (0.076%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 325 (24.77%) Docker
2 119 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (7.32%) Active Directory
4 58 (4.42%) Hyper-V
5 31 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (1.30%) HDFS
7 8 (0.61%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.30%) NFS
9 4 (0.30%) vSphere
10 3 (0.23%) KVM
10 3 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.23%) Xen
11 2 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.15%) XenApp
11 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 202 (15.40%) Puppet
2 183 (13.95%) Kubernetes
3 168 (12.80%) Ansible
4 125 (9.53%) Opscode Chef
5 99 (7.55%) Terraform
6 33 (2.52%) Packer
7 32 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
8 29 (2.21%) Consul
8 29 (2.21%) Grafana
9 26 (1.98%) Nagios
10 25 (1.91%) Opsview
11 18 (1.37%) SCCM
12 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
12 14 (1.07%) Salt
13 10 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
14 9 (0.69%) Kibana
14 9 (0.69%) Prometheus
15 8 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
16 6 (0.46%) Marathon
17 5 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 283 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 206 (15.70%) Google
3 132 (10.06%) VMware
4 88 (6.71%) Oracle
5 75 (5.72%) IBM
6 67 (5.11%) SAP
7 51 (3.89%) Red Hat
8 48 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
9 42 (3.20%) Adobe
10 36 (2.74%) Cisco
11 33 (2.52%) Citrix
11 33 (2.52%) hybris
12 29 (2.21%) Elastic Path
13 28 (2.13%) JD Edwards
14 25 (1.91%) Tableau
15 22 (1.68%) CA Agile Central
15 22 (1.68%) Interwoven
16 19 (1.45%) Informatica
17 17 (1.30%) Sitecore
18 15 (1.14%) Epicor