Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 432 436
Rank change year-on-year +95 +4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,588 1,203 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.21% 4.27% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,159 916 1,129
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £36,087
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%

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 37,721 28,202 23,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.07% 16.91% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30,908 23,417 19,545
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 +65 829 £75,000 +20.00% 108
South East +25 262 £57,500 +17.35% 42
North of England +108 204 £55,000 +29.41% 31
East of England +28 137 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North West +75 103 £52,500 +40.00% 17
Midlands +11 81 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Yorkshire +58 78 £55,000 +22.22% 10
South West +22 74 £52,500 +10.53% 28
East Midlands +24 45 £50,000 +17.65% 4
West Midlands +24 41 £45,000 -5.26% 9
North East -8 23 £60,000 +53.85% 4
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 636 (40.05%) Amazon AWS
2 577 (36.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 488 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
4 435 (27.39%) Java
5 401 (25.25%) Finance
6 392 (24.69%) Linux
7 376 (23.68%) DevOps
8 362 (22.80%) Microsoft
9 339 (21.35%) SQL
10 328 (20.65%) Python
11 289 (18.20%) JavaScript
11 289 (18.20%) NoSQL
12 288 (18.14%) Docker
13 271 (17.07%) Git (software)
14 267 (16.81%) Windows
15 255 (16.06%) Degree
16 233 (14.67%) Test Automation
17 227 (14.29%) SaaS
18 215 (13.54%) Software Engineering
19 200 (12.59%) VMware
20 198 (12.47%) Telecoms
21 191 (12.03%) MySQL
22 185 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
23 180 (11.34%) HTML
24 177 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
25 176 (11.08%) .NET
26 172 (10.83%) Web Services
27 170 (10.71%) Big Data
27 170 (10.71%) Kubernetes
28 168 (10.58%) SQL Server

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 97 (6.11%) Ethereum
2 74 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
3 62 (3.90%) Apache
4 51 (3.21%) Apache Spark
5 50 (3.15%) Tomcat
6 40 (2.52%) SharePoint
7 36 (2.27%) JBoss
8 31 (1.95%) IIS
9 30 (1.89%) MS Exchange
10 25 (1.57%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.51%) Confluence
12 23 (1.45%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.26%) nginx
14 19 (1.20%) SAS
15 18 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
15 18 (1.13%) Hyperledger
16 17 (1.07%) CMS
17 15 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 14 (0.88%) OpenStack
19 12 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 42 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (0.69%) SPSS
4 8 (0.50%) Mingle
5 5 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.19%) Camtasia
6 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 48 (3.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 45 (2.83%) Dynamics AX
2 45 (2.83%) NetSuite
3 44 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 16 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
6 10 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
6 10 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
6 10 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
7 6 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.31%) CSG Singleview
8 5 (0.31%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.063%) FastStats
10 1 (0.063%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.063%) Lawson
10 1 (0.063%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.063%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 636 (40.05%) Amazon AWS
2 577 (36.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (14.29%) SaaS
4 156 (9.82%) Office 365
5 150 (9.45%) IaaS
6 148 (9.32%) PaaS
7 129 (8.12%) GitHub
8 118 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
9 99 (6.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 92 (5.79%) Amazon S3
11 64 (4.03%) Serverless
12 43 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 30 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
14 22 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
15 21 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
16 14 (0.88%) npm
17 13 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
18 12 (0.76%) OpenShift
19 11 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
20 10 (0.63%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.63%) Firewall
2 96 (6.05%) DNS
3 90 (5.67%) WAN
4 88 (5.54%) Internet
5 87 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 79 (4.97%) LAN
7 64 (4.03%) Wireless
8 62 (3.90%) HTTP
9 61 (3.84%) DHCP
10 58 (3.65%) Network Security
11 56 (3.53%) SAN
12 55 (3.46%) VPN
13 36 (2.27%) OSPF
14 30 (1.89%) VoIP
15 28 (1.76%) MPLS
16 27 (1.70%) VLAN
17 21 (1.32%) BGP
17 21 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
18 20 (1.26%) WLAN
19 16 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (18.20%) NoSQL
2 191 (12.03%) MySQL
3 170 (10.71%) Big Data
4 168 (10.58%) SQL Server
5 158 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
6 136 (8.56%) Redis
7 124 (7.81%) Blockchain
8 116 (7.30%) Relational Database
9 88 (5.54%) MongoDB
10 68 (4.28%) Hadoop
11 63 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
12 49 (3.09%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 28 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (1.39%) Power BI
17 21 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
18 20 (1.26%) Oracle Database
19 19 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 271 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 123 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 60 (3.78%) Mocha
4 55 (3.46%) Selenium
5 51 (3.21%) Subversion
6 46 (2.90%) JIRA
7 41 (2.58%) JUnit
8 40 (2.52%) TeamCity
9 38 (2.39%) Maven
10 26 (1.64%) Vagrant
11 25 (1.57%) gulp
12 22 (1.39%) RSpec
12 22 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (1.32%) Gradle
14 20 (1.26%) WebDriver
15 19 (1.20%) git-flow
16 18 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (1.13%) Visual Studio
17 17 (1.07%) Bundler
17 17 (1.07%) Gerrit
General
1 401 (25.25%) Finance
2 198 (12.47%) Telecoms
3 162 (10.20%) Banking
4 110 (6.93%) Retail
5 86 (5.42%) Marketing
6 64 (4.03%) Games
7 46 (2.90%) Legal
8 41 (2.58%) Law
9 30 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.76%) Advertising
10 28 (1.76%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.76%) Spanish Language
11 21 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 18 (1.13%) French Language
12 18 (1.13%) Mandarin Language
13 17 (1.07%) German Language
14 16 (1.01%) Italian Language
14 16 (1.01%) Publishing
15 15 (0.94%) Electronics
16 10 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 357 (22.48%) Developer
2 264 (16.62%) Architect
3 120 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
4 110 (6.93%) Senior Developer
5 107 (6.74%) Consultant
6 95 (5.98%) Analyst
7 91 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 89 (5.60%) Java Developer
9 85 (5.35%) Software Engineer
10 80 (5.04%) Blockchain Developer
11 75 (4.72%) Cloud Architect
12 68 (4.28%) Backend Developer
13 63 (3.97%) Node.js Developer
14 57 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
14 57 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
15 54 (3.40%) AWS Engineer
16 52 (3.27%) Administrator
17 47 (2.96%) Network Engineer
18 43 (2.71%) Security Engineer
18 43 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (11.34%) HTML
2 176 (11.08%) .NET
3 172 (10.83%) Web Services
4 167 (10.52%) Node.js
5 143 (9.01%) CSS
6 140 (8.82%) REST
7 105 (6.61%) Spring
8 83 (5.23%) Smart Contracts
9 79 (4.97%) AngularJS
10 78 (4.91%) Truffle
10 78 (4.91%) web3js
11 72 (4.53%) React
12 68 (4.28%) RESTful
13 65 (4.09%) JSON
14 62 (3.90%) HTML5
15 60 (3.78%) Chai
15 60 (3.78%) Enzyme
15 60 (3.78%) Jest
16 56 (3.53%) XML
17 49 (3.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 149 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 144 (9.07%) Data Centre
3 142 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
4 96 (6.05%) Bitcoin
5 86 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
6 83 (5.23%) Public Cloud
7 62 (3.90%) User Experience
8 58 (3.65%) Fintech
9 55 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
10 54 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
10 54 (3.40%) Management Information System
11 47 (2.96%) Virtual Team
12 46 (2.90%) Algorithms
13 40 (2.52%) Mobile App
14 35 (2.20%) Data Structures
14 35 (2.20%) Internet of Things
15 27 (1.70%) Private Cloud
16 26 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
16 26 (1.64%) NHS
17 25 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 392 (24.69%) Linux
2 267 (16.81%) Windows
3 134 (8.44%) Windows Server
4 89 (5.60%) Unix
5 65 (4.09%) VMS
6 60 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 36 (2.27%) CentOS
9 35 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (1.13%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.94%) Debian
12 13 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.69%) Solaris
14 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.31%) Android
16 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (23.68%) DevOps
3 233 (14.67%) Test Automation
4 215 (13.54%) Software Engineering
5 185 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
6 177 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
7 155 (9.76%) TDD
8 151 (9.51%) Scrum
9 144 (9.07%) Analytics
10 141 (8.88%) Presales
11 139 (8.75%) Open Source
12 136 (8.56%) Microservices
13 131 (8.25%) ITIL
14 128 (8.06%) Project Management
15 116 (7.30%) Front End Development
16 113 (7.12%) Machine Learning
17 100 (6.30%) API Design
18 98 (6.17%) API Development
19 95 (5.98%) CRM
20 92 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 435 (27.39%) Java
2 339 (21.35%) SQL
3 328 (20.65%) Python
4 289 (18.20%) JavaScript
5 153 (9.63%) C#
6 101 (6.36%) ES6
7 100 (6.30%) Bash Shell
8 97 (6.11%) C++
8 97 (6.11%) Solidity
9 95 (5.98%) Ruby
10 86 (5.42%) Perl
11 83 (5.23%) PowerShell
12 82 (5.16%) C
13 60 (3.78%) PHP
14 54 (3.40%) Go
15 51 (3.21%) Scala
16 37 (2.33%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.95%) R
18 25 (1.57%) Java 8
19 23 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 255 (16.06%) Degree
2 65 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (3.09%) MCSE
5 47 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (2.08%) CCNP
7 31 (1.95%) CCNA
7 31 (1.95%) Security Cleared
8 28 (1.76%) PhD
9 27 (1.70%) AWS Certification
10 22 (1.39%) CISSP
10 22 (1.39%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.32%) Master's Degree
12 15 (0.94%) MCSA
13 13 (0.82%) ISEB
13 13 (0.82%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
14 12 (0.76%) CCDP
14 12 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.98%) QA
2 40 (2.52%) SLA
3 36 (2.27%) GCP
4 29 (1.83%) GDPR
5 27 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (1.57%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.63%) COBIT
7 10 (0.63%) ISAE 3402
8 8 (0.50%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.31%) Web Application Security Consortium
11 1 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.063%) IFRS
11 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.063%) PMO
11 1 (0.063%) Solvency II
System Software
1 288 (18.14%) Docker
2 161 (10.14%) Active Directory
3 135 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (5.98%) Virtual Machines
5 65 (4.09%) Hyper-V
6 54 (3.40%) XenApp
7 39 (2.46%) XenDesktop
8 34 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
9 27 (1.70%) vSphere
10 18 (1.13%) KVM
11 14 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.76%) LXC
12 12 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
13 11 (0.69%) XenServer
14 9 (0.57%) QEMU
14 9 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (0.57%) Xen
15 8 (0.50%) vCloud
16 6 (0.38%) iptables
17 5 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 170 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 162 (10.20%) Ansible
3 117 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
4 113 (7.12%) Puppet
5 68 (4.28%) Docker Swarm
6 60 (3.78%) Terraform
7 29 (1.83%) SCCM
8 27 (1.70%) Salt
9 21 (1.32%) Kibana
10 18 (1.13%) Nagios
11 14 (0.88%) Nessus
12 13 (0.82%) logstash
13 12 (0.76%) FortiGate
13 12 (0.76%) SCVMM
14 10 (0.63%) Packer
15 9 (0.57%) Grafana
15 9 (0.57%) Graphite
15 9 (0.57%) ZABBIX
16 7 (0.44%) Prometheus
16 7 (0.44%) Rancher
Vendors
1 362 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 200 (12.59%) VMware
3 148 (9.32%) Oracle
4 139 (8.75%) Cisco
5 125 (7.87%) Citrix
6 105 (6.61%) Google
7 58 (3.65%) HP
8 55 (3.46%) CheckPoint
9 48 (3.02%) Red Hat
10 45 (2.83%) JD Edwards
11 44 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
12 38 (2.39%) SAP
13 34 (2.14%) Juniper
13 34 (2.14%) NetApp
14 30 (1.89%) Capita
15 28 (1.76%) Adobe
16 27 (1.70%) IBM
16 27 (1.70%) Splunk
17 20 (1.26%) Tableau
18 18 (1.13%) Extreme Networks