Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 385 601 948
Rank change year-on-year +216 +347 +177
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 872 561 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 1.01% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 611 357 140
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £122,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +5.45%

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 44,254 55,557 63,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.80% 39.77% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34,242 42,580 49,740
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 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 +181 557 £85,000 +6.25% 110
North of England +61 111 £60,000 +9.09% 25
South East +112 89 £72,500 +31.82% 4
Midlands +76 69 £76,250 +8.93% 14
North West +46 69 £52,000 -5.45% 12
East Midlands +63 44 £75,000 -15.01% 10
Yorkshire +44 41 £67,500 -12.90% 10
West Midlands +39 25 £78,750 +81.16% 4
South West +51 23 £50,000 - 3
East of England +54 16 £60,000 -20.00% 10
North East +10 1 £50,000 -50.00% 3
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 587 (67.32%) AWS
2 511 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 445 (51.03%) Azure
4 427 (48.97%) DevOps
5 301 (34.52%) Microservices
6 251 (28.78%) Software Engineering
7 242 (27.75%) Java
8 239 (27.41%) GCP
9 223 (25.57%) .NET
10 222 (25.46%) Kubernetes
11 221 (25.34%) C#
12 206 (23.62%) Python
13 198 (22.71%) Finance
14 191 (21.90%) Docker
15 169 (19.38%) JavaScript
16 160 (18.35%) Problem-Solving
17 145 (16.63%) Terraform
18 144 (16.51%) Google
19 142 (16.28%) Serverless
20 141 (16.17%) Public Cloud
21 134 (15.37%) TDD
22 128 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
22 128 (14.68%) Node.js
23 127 (14.56%) Migration
24 118 (13.53%) Linux
25 116 (13.30%) PaaS
26 115 (13.19%) BDD
26 115 (13.19%) Jenkins
27 114 (13.07%) Git (software)
28 113 (12.96%) Open Source

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 36 (4.13%) Confluence
2 33 (3.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 25 (2.87%) Apache Spark
4 24 (2.75%) Headless CMS
5 23 (2.64%) CMS
5 23 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.18%) Apache
7 17 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 15 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.26%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.57%) nginx
13 4 (0.46%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.46%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.23%) Eikon
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 587 (67.32%) AWS
2 445 (51.03%) Azure
3 239 (27.41%) GCP
4 142 (16.28%) Serverless
5 116 (13.30%) PaaS
6 76 (8.72%) AWS Lambda
7 56 (6.42%) GitHub
8 55 (6.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 45 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
10 41 (4.70%) OpenShift
11 40 (4.59%) Amazon EKS
12 37 (4.24%) SaaS
13 32 (3.67%) Firebase
14 31 (3.56%) Amazon ECS
15 27 (3.10%) Apigee
15 27 (3.10%) AWS CodePipeline
16 26 (2.98%) Azure Functions
16 26 (2.98%) IaaS
17 25 (2.87%) Amazon S3
18 23 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.64%) DNS
2 15 (1.72%) Diameter Protocol
2 15 (1.72%) Internet
3 11 (1.26%) HTTP
4 9 (1.03%) Firewall
5 5 (0.57%) SAN
6 4 (0.46%) NAS
6 4 (0.46%) Network Security
6 4 (0.46%) WAN
7 3 (0.34%) Intranet
7 3 (0.34%) SMTP
7 3 (0.34%) SSL
7 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.34%) VPN
8 2 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.11%) IPFS
9 1 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.29%) Big Data
2 71 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 59 (6.77%) SQL Server
4 55 (6.31%) MySQL
5 49 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 39 (4.47%) Relational Database
7 35 (4.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 25 (2.87%) Event Store
9 23 (2.64%) Hadoop
10 22 (2.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 17 (1.95%) Data Lake
12 16 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.49%) Apache Hive
14 12 (1.38%) Amazon Athena
14 12 (1.38%) Neo4j
15 11 (1.26%) Snowflake Schema
16 10 (1.15%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (1.03%) Presto
Development Applications
1 115 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 114 (13.07%) Git (software)
3 53 (6.08%) JIRA
4 35 (4.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 31 (3.56%) Bitbucket
5 31 (3.56%) Maven
6 29 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 24 (2.75%) JUnit
8 23 (2.64%) SonarQube
9 22 (2.52%) Gradle
10 21 (2.41%) GitLab
11 20 (2.29%) Babel
11 20 (2.29%) gulp
11 20 (2.29%) Mockito
11 20 (2.29%) webpack
12 17 (1.95%) Selenium
13 15 (1.72%) GDB
13 15 (1.72%) Spock
13 15 (1.72%) Vagrant
14 12 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 198 (22.71%) Finance
2 76 (8.72%) Banking
3 31 (3.56%) Retail
4 28 (3.21%) Marketing
5 22 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.95%) Public Sector
7 14 (1.61%) Law
8 9 (1.03%) Front Office
9 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.57%) Games
9 5 (0.57%) Legal
9 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.34%) Local Government
11 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Police
Job Titles
1 225 (25.80%) Architect
2 195 (22.36%) Developer
3 123 (14.11%) Software Engineer
4 89 (10.21%) Cloud Architect
5 71 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 70 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
7 69 (7.91%) Full Stack Developer
8 57 (6.54%) C# Developer
9 55 (6.31%) .NET Developer
10 50 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 49 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
12 47 (5.39%) Senior Software Engineer
13 45 (5.16%) Java Engineer
14 43 (4.93%) AWS Architect
15 40 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
16 37 (4.24%) Java Developer
17 36 (4.13%) Technical Leader
18 35 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
19 30 (3.44%) Senior Architect
20 28 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (25.57%) .NET
2 128 (14.68%) Node.js
3 109 (12.50%) React
4 101 (11.58%) REST
5 86 (9.86%) Spring
6 83 (9.52%) .NET Core
7 79 (9.06%) AngularJS
8 75 (8.60%) CSS
9 61 (7.00%) Spring Boot
10 59 (6.77%) ASP.NET
11 53 (6.08%) GraphQL
12 50 (5.73%) HTML
13 49 (5.62%) J2EE
13 49 (5.62%) Kafka
14 48 (5.50%) RESTful
15 44 (5.05%) HTML5
16 33 (3.78%) CSS3
17 31 (3.56%) Vue.js
17 31 (3.56%) Web Services
18 29 (3.33%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 141 (16.17%) Public Cloud
2 86 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.19%) Blog
4 51 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
5 49 (5.62%) Data Centre
6 48 (5.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 39 (4.47%) Mobile App
7 39 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
8 34 (3.90%) AS400
9 32 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (3.44%) Virtual Team
11 25 (2.87%) User Experience
12 15 (1.72%) iPad
13 11 (1.26%) Life Science
14 8 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (0.69%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.69%) Replication
15 6 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 118 (13.53%) Linux
2 29 (3.33%) Android
2 29 (3.33%) Windows
3 20 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.95%) Unix
5 10 (1.15%) CentOS
6 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.11%) AIX
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 427 (48.97%) DevOps
3 301 (34.52%) Microservices
4 251 (28.78%) Software Engineering
5 160 (18.35%) Problem-Solving
6 134 (15.37%) TDD
7 128 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (14.56%) Migration
9 115 (13.19%) BDD
10 113 (12.96%) Open Source
11 97 (11.12%) Scrum
12 96 (11.01%) Mentoring
13 89 (10.21%) Test Automation
14 88 (10.09%) Machine Learning
15 84 (9.63%) Fintech
16 82 (9.40%) Infrastructure as Code
16 82 (9.40%) Technical Leadership
17 73 (8.37%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 73 (8.37%) OO
18 72 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 242 (27.75%) Java
2 221 (25.34%) C#
3 206 (23.62%) Python
4 169 (19.38%) JavaScript
5 75 (8.60%) Ruby
6 65 (7.45%) Bash Shell
7 53 (6.08%) Java 8
8 52 (5.96%) Go
9 50 (5.73%) SQL
10 43 (4.93%) TypeScript
11 35 (4.01%) F#
12 34 (3.90%) RPG
13 31 (3.56%) PowerShell
14 30 (3.44%) Groovy
15 23 (2.64%) C++
15 23 (2.64%) Scala
16 21 (2.41%) Perl
17 20 (2.29%) Kotlin
18 19 (2.18%) C
19 18 (2.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 82 (9.40%) Degree
2 29 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.95%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.61%) CISSP
7 10 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.15%) Master's Degree
8 9 (1.03%) SANS
9 8 (0.92%) RHCE
10 5 (0.57%) CISM
10 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.46%) GIAC
12 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.34%) CRISC
12 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.11%) CEH
14 1 (0.11%) ISSAP
14 1 (0.11%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.13%) QA
2 16 (1.83%) GDPR
3 15 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.61%) NIST
5 10 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.92%) COBIT
7 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.34%) TickIT
8 2 (0.23%) PMO
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
System Software
1 191 (21.90%) Docker
2 20 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.92%) Ceph
4 7 (0.80%) KVM
4 7 (0.80%) oVirt
5 4 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.46%) OpenAM
5 4 (0.46%) OpenDJ
5 4 (0.46%) OpenIDM
5 4 (0.46%) Varnish
5 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Alluxio
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) etcd
6 1 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 222 (25.46%) Kubernetes
2 145 (16.63%) Terraform
3 104 (11.93%) Ansible
4 82 (9.40%) Puppet
5 71 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (6.19%) Kibana
7 37 (4.24%) Grafana
8 20 (2.29%) Istio
9 16 (1.83%) Knative
9 16 (1.83%) Salt
10 14 (1.61%) Prometheus
11 6 (0.69%) Pingdom
12 5 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.57%) Packer
12 5 (0.57%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.46%) Nessus
14 3 (0.34%) Consul
14 3 (0.34%) StatsD
14 3 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.23%) Scalr
Vendors
1 144 (16.51%) Google
2 88 (10.09%) Microsoft
3 65 (7.45%) Oracle
4 47 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (4.93%) IBM
6 26 (2.98%) SAP
7 24 (2.75%) Splunk
8 23 (2.64%) Red Hat
9 17 (1.95%) Adobe
9 17 (1.95%) MuleSoft
10 15 (1.72%) Dell
11 14 (1.61%) Atlassian
11 14 (1.61%) Dynatrace
11 14 (1.61%) New Relic
11 14 (1.61%) Sage
12 9 (1.03%) ForgeRock
12 9 (1.03%) HubSpot
13 7 (0.80%) Databricks
13 7 (0.80%) hybris
13 7 (0.80%) Sitecore