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

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 313 332 463
Rank change year-on-year +19 +131 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,344 1,509 1,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.98% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.31% 3.95% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1,089 840
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% +1.59%
10th Percentile £35,300 £34,880 £32,493
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +1.59%

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 40,641 38,177 30,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 31.42% 24.76% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33,341 31,162 25,577
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.91% +1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 +9 658 £70,000 -6.67% 86
South East +35 242 £57,500 -2.13% 35
North of England +33 208 £55,000 -3.08% 40
North West +47 127 £60,000 +9.09% 27
Midlands +35 94 £51,500 +8.42% 14
West Midlands +50 74 £52,500 +16.67% 11
Yorkshire -17 72 £45,000 -21.05% 10
East of England +18 68 £60,000 +4.35% 20
South West -8 66 £53,999 +2.85% 18
East Midlands -1 20 £50,000 - 3
North East +22 7 £42,000 -30.00% 3
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 623 (46.35%) AWS
2 598 (44.49%) Azure
3 450 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
4 366 (27.23%) Microsoft
5 328 (24.40%) SQL
6 313 (23.29%) Linux
7 302 (22.47%) Java
8 294 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 292 (21.73%) DevOps
10 283 (21.06%) Python
11 274 (20.39%) Software Engineering
12 256 (19.05%) GCP
13 253 (18.82%) C#
14 248 (18.45%) Windows
15 242 (18.01%) Degree
16 241 (17.93%) Docker
17 218 (16.22%) Google
18 200 (14.88%) .NET
19 194 (14.43%) Finance
20 184 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
21 166 (12.35%) SaaS
22 165 (12.28%) Test Automation
23 160 (11.90%) Microservices
24 158 (11.76%) Kubernetes
25 155 (11.53%) Git (software)
26 151 (11.24%) Presales
27 150 (11.16%) Computer Science
27 150 (11.16%) Analytics
27 150 (11.16%) OO
27 150 (11.16%) VMware

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 68 (5.06%) IIS
2 63 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 52 (3.87%) CMS
4 46 (3.42%) Apache Solr
5 45 (3.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 39 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (2.75%) MS Exchange
8 28 (2.08%) Apache
9 27 (2.01%) nginx
9 27 (2.01%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.71%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.64%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.89%) Confluence
13 11 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.60%) CoreMedia CMS
14 8 (0.60%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.45%) JBoss
16 6 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (3.57%) Magento
2 37 (2.75%) SAP Hybris
2 37 (2.75%) SDL Web 8
3 29 (2.16%) NetSuite
4 28 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
6 19 (1.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 9 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
9 8 (0.60%) nopCommerce
10 6 (0.45%) Fredhopper
10 6 (0.45%) Lawson
11 5 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
13 3 (0.22%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
13 3 (0.22%) SAP HCM
13 3 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
14 2 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 623 (46.35%) AWS
2 598 (44.49%) Azure
3 256 (19.05%) GCP
4 166 (12.35%) SaaS
5 109 (8.11%) Office 365
6 101 (7.51%) IaaS
7 88 (6.55%) PaaS
8 61 (4.54%) Serverless
9 46 (3.42%) Power Platform
10 41 (3.05%) Amazon S3
11 40 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
12 36 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
12 36 (2.68%) IBM Cloud
13 34 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
13 34 (2.53%) npm
14 31 (2.31%) Amazon ECS
14 31 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
15 29 (2.16%) GitHub
16 25 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 24 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 95 (7.07%) Firewall
2 88 (6.55%) Internet
3 84 (6.25%) DNS
4 57 (4.24%) HTTP
5 55 (4.09%) LAN
6 53 (3.94%) WAN
7 47 (3.50%) DHCP
7 47 (3.50%) TCP/IP
8 27 (2.01%) SAN
9 23 (1.71%) Broadband
9 23 (1.71%) VPN
9 23 (1.71%) Wireless
10 20 (1.49%) Skype
10 20 (1.49%) VoIP
11 19 (1.41%) OSPF
12 18 (1.34%) BGP
12 18 (1.34%) Network Security
13 16 (1.19%) DMZ
14 15 (1.12%) HSRP
14 15 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (9.90%) Big Data
2 110 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 107 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 88 (6.55%) Relational Database
5 59 (4.39%) RDBMS
6 57 (4.24%) MySQL
7 55 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (3.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 45 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 43 (3.20%) Hadoop
11 40 (2.98%) Power BI
12 37 (2.75%) Endeca
13 35 (2.60%) Redis
14 34 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
15 32 (2.38%) MongoDB
16 27 (2.01%) Amazon Redshift
16 27 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (1.93%) Snowflake Schema
18 25 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 155 (11.53%) Git (software)
2 116 (8.63%) Jenkins
3 42 (3.13%) gulp
4 39 (2.90%) Selenium
5 38 (2.83%) JIRA
6 33 (2.46%) Babel
6 33 (2.46%) webpack
7 31 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (2.31%) SpecFlow
8 26 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
8 26 (1.93%) Visual Studio
9 24 (1.79%) git-flow
9 24 (1.79%) Maven
10 20 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (1.26%) GitLab
12 16 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.19%) JUnit
13 15 (1.12%) Mockito
13 15 (1.12%) TeamCity
14 14 (1.04%) Hudson
General
1 194 (14.43%) Finance
2 92 (6.85%) Marketing
3 78 (5.80%) Public Sector
4 55 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.57%) Retail
6 41 (3.05%) Games
7 35 (2.60%) Banking
8 18 (1.34%) Billing
9 17 (1.26%) Law
9 17 (1.26%) Legal
10 15 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.97%) Military
12 12 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.67%) Front Office
14 7 (0.52%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.45%) Publishing
16 4 (0.30%) Advertising
16 4 (0.30%) Electronics
17 3 (0.22%) French Language
17 3 (0.22%) Police
Job Titles
1 234 (17.41%) Architect
2 211 (15.70%) Developer
3 163 (12.13%) Software Engineer
4 116 (8.63%) Solutions Architect
5 90 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 89 (6.62%) Consultant
7 88 (6.55%) Cloud Architect
8 84 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 71 (5.28%) Development Engineer
10 68 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 66 (4.91%) Analyst
12 65 (4.84%) Software Development Engineer
13 57 (4.24%) Test Engineer
14 56 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 55 (4.09%) Senior Developer
16 54 (4.02%) Software Test Engineer
17 51 (3.79%) Java Developer
17 51 (3.79%) Test Development Engineer
18 48 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
19 45 (3.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (14.88%) .NET
2 138 (10.27%) HTML
3 131 (9.75%) Web Services
4 108 (8.04%) RESTful
5 106 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 88 (6.55%) React
7 84 (6.25%) Node.js
8 69 (5.13%) CSS
9 67 (4.99%) XML
10 65 (4.84%) Spring
11 60 (4.46%) REST
12 53 (3.94%) SOAP
13 50 (3.72%) ASP.NET
14 45 (3.35%) .NET Framework
15 44 (3.27%) HTML5
16 43 (3.20%) Kafka
17 41 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 39 (2.90%) J2EE
19 32 (2.38%) .NET Core
20 29 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 116 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
3 98 (7.29%) Data Centre
4 84 (6.25%) User Experience
5 66 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (4.76%) Algorithms
7 63 (4.69%) Public Cloud
7 63 (4.69%) Virtual Team
8 59 (4.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 54 (4.02%) Management Information System
10 52 (3.87%) Mobile App
11 40 (2.98%) Private Cloud
12 35 (2.60%) Data Structures
13 32 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
14 29 (2.16%) Internet of Things
15 27 (2.01%) PKI
16 23 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
17 21 (1.56%) Cloud Native
17 21 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
18 18 (1.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 313 (23.29%) Linux
2 248 (18.45%) Windows
3 90 (6.70%) Windows Server
4 68 (5.06%) Unix
5 29 (2.16%) CentOS
5 29 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 26 (1.93%) Android
7 26 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.41%) Solaris
10 16 (1.19%) Debian
10 16 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.82%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.74%) SUSE
13 10 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.45%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (21.73%) DevOps
3 274 (20.39%) Software Engineering
4 184 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
5 165 (12.28%) Test Automation
6 160 (11.90%) Microservices
7 151 (11.24%) Presales
8 150 (11.16%) Analytics
8 150 (11.16%) Computer Science
8 150 (11.16%) OO
9 147 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
10 128 (9.52%) Machine Learning
11 127 (9.45%) Project Management
12 120 (8.93%) Migration
13 110 (8.18%) Open Source
14 105 (7.81%) Mentoring
15 103 (7.66%) SDLC
16 97 (7.22%) OOP
17 96 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
18 95 (7.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 328 (24.40%) SQL
2 302 (22.47%) Java
3 294 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 283 (21.06%) Python
5 253 (18.82%) C#
6 96 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 92 (6.85%) PowerShell
8 82 (6.10%) Ruby
9 76 (5.65%) Go
10 75 (5.58%) TypeScript
11 69 (5.13%) PHP
12 65 (4.84%) C++
13 52 (3.87%) Objective-C
14 45 (3.35%) Scala
15 44 (3.27%) C
16 38 (2.83%) R
17 34 (2.53%) Perl
18 27 (2.01%) T-SQL
19 24 (1.79%) Shell Script
20 21 (1.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 242 (18.01%) Degree
2 78 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 45 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.90%) SC Cleared
7 34 (2.53%) CISM
8 33 (2.46%) CISSP
9 27 (2.01%) CCNA
10 23 (1.71%) MCSE
11 20 (1.49%) MCSA
12 19 (1.41%) SAP Certification
13 18 (1.34%) PMI Certification
14 17 (1.26%) CCNP
15 15 (1.12%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.12%) RHCE
16 14 (1.04%) CISA
16 14 (1.04%) RHCSA
17 12 (0.89%) CEH
18 11 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.50%) QA
2 46 (3.42%) SLA
3 38 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 31 (2.31%) GDPR
5 16 (1.19%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.97%) NIST
7 10 (0.74%) COBIT
8 8 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.52%) PMO
10 6 (0.45%) NCSC
10 6 (0.45%) RMADS
11 3 (0.22%) COSO
11 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.15%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 241 (17.93%) Docker
2 133 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 126 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (6.62%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.97%) Firmware
7 11 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (0.67%) vSphere
8 9 (0.67%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.37%) etcd
10 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.30%) GridGain
11 4 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.30%) NFS
11 4 (0.30%) XenApp
12 3 (0.22%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.22%) KVM
12 3 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 158 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 143 (10.64%) Puppet
3 133 (9.90%) Ansible
4 114 (8.48%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (6.10%) Terraform
6 29 (2.16%) Nagios
7 28 (2.08%) SCCM
8 22 (1.64%) Grafana
9 21 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
9 21 (1.56%) Packer
10 19 (1.41%) Consul
10 19 (1.41%) Opsview
11 18 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
12 17 (1.26%) Salt
13 14 (1.04%) Kibana
13 14 (1.04%) Mesos
14 13 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
15 10 (0.74%) Automic
16 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
16 9 (0.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 366 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 218 (16.22%) Google
3 150 (11.16%) VMware
4 95 (7.07%) Oracle
5 94 (6.99%) SAP
6 68 (5.06%) IBM
7 64 (4.76%) Cisco
7 64 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 53 (3.94%) hybris
9 52 (3.87%) Citrix
10 50 (3.72%) Adobe
11 45 (3.35%) Elastic Path
12 37 (2.75%) Interwoven
13 31 (2.31%) Red Hat
14 29 (2.16%) JD Edwards
15 23 (1.71%) Informatica
15 23 (1.71%) Teradata
16 20 (1.49%) Juniper
17 16 (1.19%) Talend
18 15 (1.12%) Epicor