Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 648 995 1161
Rank change year-on-year +347 +166 +107
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 503 187 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.11% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.27% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 327 117 33
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £44,500 £50,050 £55,250
90th Percentile £130,000 £101,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -11.76%

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 62,186 69,637 69,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 41.39% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48,188 52,927 57,634
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,468 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in England

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cloud Native in England

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Native in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in England

Cloud Native
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 Native within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 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 +252 302 £77,500 -3.13% 51
North of England +128 107 £55,000 +12.82% 15
North West +72 59 £55,000 +12.82% 9
South East +33 48 £55,000 -12.00% 9
Yorkshire +58 46 £80,000 +42.22% 5
East of England +52 27 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Midlands +35 10 £75,000 +15.38% 6
East Midlands +25 7 £75,000 +15.38% 2
North East - 6 £100,000 - 1
South West +3 4 £60,000 -4.00% 4
West Midlands +43 3 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Native.

1 334 (66.40%) Amazon AWS
2 304 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (59.84%) DevOps
4 247 (49.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 235 (46.72%) Microservices
6 206 (40.95%) Java
7 167 (33.20%) Docker
8 152 (30.22%) Kubernetes
9 151 (30.02%) Software Engineering
10 133 (26.44%) PaaS
11 128 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 110 (21.87%) Degree
13 106 (21.07%) Python
14 105 (20.87%) Spring
15 103 (20.48%) JavaScript
16 102 (20.28%) AngularJS
17 98 (19.48%) .NET
18 97 (19.28%) Google
18 97 (19.28%) Scrum
19 91 (18.09%) TDD
20 90 (17.89%) NoSQL
21 89 (17.69%) Cloud Foundry
22 88 (17.50%) OpenShift
23 87 (17.30%) Spring Boot
23 87 (17.30%) Puppet
24 86 (17.10%) Domain-Driven Design
25 85 (16.90%) Test Automation
26 81 (16.10%) RESTful
27 80 (15.90%) Linux
28 79 (15.71%) SQL

Cloud Native
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 89 (17.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 55 (10.93%) Tomcat
3 45 (8.95%) WebLogic
3 45 (8.95%) WebSphere
4 35 (6.96%) CMS
5 34 (6.76%) EPiServer
6 32 (6.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 29 (5.77%) OpenStack
8 24 (4.77%) Apache Solr
9 16 (3.18%) Confluence
10 14 (2.78%) Apache
11 12 (2.39%) WordPress
12 11 (2.19%) Apache Spark
12 11 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.79%) Mule
13 9 (1.79%) nginx
14 8 (1.59%) SAS
15 7 (1.39%) IIS
16 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (6.16%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.80%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 334 (66.40%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (49.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (26.44%) PaaS
4 128 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 88 (17.50%) OpenShift
6 69 (13.72%) IBM Cloud
7 59 (11.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (9.54%) Serverless
9 34 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
9 34 (6.76%) npm
10 31 (6.16%) IaaS
11 30 (5.96%) SaaS
12 20 (3.98%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (3.18%) GitHub
14 14 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (2.39%) Route 53
16 11 (2.19%) Amazon S3
17 8 (1.59%) Data Lake Analytics
18 5 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
18 5 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.98%) DNS
2 17 (3.38%) HTTP
3 12 (2.39%) Broadband
4 11 (2.19%) Internet
5 7 (1.39%) SSL
6 6 (1.19%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.99%) Network Security
8 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.60%) Firewall
9 3 (0.60%) VPN
10 2 (0.40%) 5G
10 2 (0.40%) GSM
10 2 (0.40%) IPsec
10 2 (0.40%) LTE
10 2 (0.40%) M3UA
10 2 (0.40%) MVNO
10 2 (0.40%) SCCP
10 2 (0.40%) SCTP
10 2 (0.40%) TCAP
10 2 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.89%) NoSQL
2 66 (13.12%) MongoDB
3 51 (10.14%) SQL Server
4 44 (8.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (6.56%) Hadoop
6 31 (6.16%) Couchbase
6 31 (6.16%) MySQL
7 26 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (4.97%) Relational Database
9 24 (4.77%) Big Data
10 10 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.99%) Blockchain
11 9 (1.79%) Data Lake
12 8 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
12 8 (1.59%) StreamInsight
13 7 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.19%) Adabas
14 6 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 65 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 55 (10.93%) gulp
3 50 (9.94%) TeamCity
4 49 (9.74%) Selenium
5 47 (9.34%) Jenkins
6 45 (8.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 41 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (8.15%) Visual Studio
8 32 (6.36%) Mocha
9 31 (6.16%) Bower
9 31 (6.16%) Karma Test Runner
9 31 (6.16%) Protractor
9 31 (6.16%) Sinon.JS
10 22 (4.37%) Maven
11 21 (4.17%) Cucumber
12 18 (3.58%) JIRA
12 18 (3.58%) SonarQube
13 13 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (1.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 58 (11.53%) Finance
1 58 (11.53%) Marketing
2 35 (6.96%) Advertising
3 34 (6.76%) Banking
4 26 (5.17%) Retail
5 8 (1.59%) Games
6 5 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.99%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.80%) Front Office
7 4 (0.80%) Interactive Media
8 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.60%) Law
8 3 (0.60%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 178 (35.39%) Architect
2 136 (27.04%) Developer
3 85 (16.90%) Cloud Architect
4 59 (11.73%) .NET Developer
5 56 (11.13%) Software Engineer
6 54 (10.74%) Solutions Architect
7 52 (10.34%) AWS Architect
8 46 (9.15%) Azure Architect
9 42 (8.35%) Cloud Native Architect
10 38 (7.55%) Java Developer
11 35 (6.96%) Cloud Developer
12 33 (6.56%) Senior Architect
13 31 (6.16%) Technical Architect
14 30 (5.96%) Cloud Engineer
15 28 (5.57%) Java Architect
16 27 (5.37%) AWS Engineer
16 27 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
16 27 (5.37%) C# Developer
17 25 (4.97%) DevOps Engineer
18 24 (4.77%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (20.87%) Spring
2 102 (20.28%) AngularJS
3 98 (19.48%) .NET
4 87 (17.30%) Spring Boot
5 81 (16.10%) RESTful
6 69 (13.72%) CSS
7 68 (13.52%) Web Services
8 65 (12.92%) Java EE
9 62 (12.33%) Sass
10 58 (11.53%) HTML
11 46 (9.15%) Node.js
12 45 (8.95%) Spring Cloud
13 37 (7.36%) Ember.js
14 35 (6.96%) HTML5
14 35 (6.96%) jQuery
15 34 (6.76%) Gherkin
16 33 (6.56%) CSS3
16 33 (6.56%) LESS
16 33 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (6.16%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.93%) User Experience
2 53 (10.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 52 (10.34%) Fintech
4 33 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (6.36%) Public Cloud
6 31 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (5.57%) Blog
9 19 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (3.58%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.19%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.99%) Internet of Things
12 10 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.79%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.39%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.39%) Graphic Design
14 7 (1.39%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.99%) Life Science
15 5 (0.99%) NHS
16 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.90%) Linux
2 33 (6.56%) Windows
3 15 (2.98%) Unix
4 9 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.39%) Android
5 7 (1.39%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.80%) Debian
7 3 (0.60%) AIX
7 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.20%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (59.84%) DevOps
3 235 (46.72%) Microservices
4 151 (30.02%) Software Engineering
5 97 (19.28%) Scrum
6 91 (18.09%) TDD
7 86 (17.10%) Domain-Driven Design
8 85 (16.90%) Test Automation
9 75 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
9 75 (14.91%) Re-Platforming
10 70 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (13.52%) Open Source
12 62 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 59 (11.73%) Analytics
13 59 (11.73%) BDD
14 58 (11.53%) The Twelve-Factor App
15 57 (11.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 55 (10.93%) Computer Science
17 52 (10.34%) Workflow
18 49 (9.74%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 206 (40.95%) Java
2 106 (21.07%) Python
3 103 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 79 (15.71%) SQL
5 78 (15.51%) C#
6 48 (9.54%) Go
7 30 (5.96%) PowerShell
8 27 (5.37%) Java 8
9 26 (5.17%) Ruby
10 21 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 19 (3.78%) PHP
12 11 (2.19%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.79%) R
14 7 (1.39%) C++
15 6 (1.19%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.80%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.80%) Java 9
16 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.80%) Scala
16 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 110 (21.87%) Degree
2 31 (6.16%) SAFe Agilist
3 17 (3.38%) Master's Degree
4 16 (3.18%) CISSP
5 15 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (2.19%) AWS Certification
6 11 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.19%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (0.99%) CCIE
8 5 (0.99%) CCNA
8 5 (0.99%) GIAC
8 5 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (0.80%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (0.80%) ISACA
9 4 (0.80%) ISSAP
9 4 (0.80%) MBA
9 4 (0.80%) PhD
9 4 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.55%) QA
2 11 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.19%) GDPR
5 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) PSD2
System Software
1 167 (33.20%) Docker
2 16 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.60%) Ceph
4 3 (0.60%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) etcd
5 1 (0.20%) KVM
5 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 152 (30.22%) Kubernetes
2 87 (17.30%) Puppet
3 79 (15.71%) Ansible
4 56 (11.13%) Terraform
5 55 (10.93%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (3.38%) Salt
7 12 (2.39%) Packer
8 10 (1.99%) Consul
9 9 (1.79%) Prometheus
10 8 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (1.59%) Grafana
11 6 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.99%) Cacti
12 5 (0.99%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.99%) Icinga
12 5 (0.99%) Rancher
13 4 (0.80%) Kibana
13 4 (0.80%) logstash
14 3 (0.60%) Istio
14 3 (0.60%) Mesos
Vendors
1 97 (19.28%) Google
2 75 (14.91%) IBM
3 74 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 42 (8.35%) SAP
5 34 (6.76%) Oracle
6 32 (6.36%) Sitecore
7 31 (6.16%) Marketo
8 29 (5.77%) Microsoft
9 28 (5.57%) Alias
10 19 (3.78%) VMware
11 18 (3.58%) Atlassian
11 18 (3.58%) Cognizant
12 10 (1.99%) Adobe
12 10 (1.99%) Cisco
13 8 (1.59%) IDERA
14 7 (1.39%) MuleSoft
14 7 (1.39%) NetApp
15 6 (1.19%) New Relic
15 6 (1.19%) Splunk
15 6 (1.19%) webMethods