Period
to 14 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 421 682 1014
Rank change year-on-year +261 +332 +157
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 881 485 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.32% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 0.80% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 560 310 108
England median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% +1.82% -3.51%
10th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £47,125
90th Percentile £118,875 £125,000 £101,250
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -3.57%

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 49,760 60,495 68,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.27% 39.73% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38,021 46,842 51,096
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 November 2019.

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 November 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 +232 580 £85,000 +9.68% 88
South East +91 96 £60,000 - 22
North of England +39 96 £65,000 +18.18% 19
Midlands +121 76 £80,000 +6.67% 14
North West +47 66 £65,000 +18.18% 10
West Midlands +68 36 £63,750 - 9
East Midlands +44 36 £82,500 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire -15 27 £67,500 -15.63% 3
East of England +41 12 £60,000 -20.00% 5
South West +20 11 £50,000 -16.67% 6
North East +18 3 £52,500 -47.50% 6
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 602 (68.33%) AWS
2 532 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (49.26%) DevOps
4 418 (47.45%) Azure
5 341 (38.71%) Microservices
6 271 (30.76%) Software Engineering
7 264 (29.97%) Kubernetes
8 253 (28.72%) Java
9 233 (26.45%) Problem-Solving
10 210 (23.84%) .NET
11 206 (23.38%) GCP
12 201 (22.81%) Python
13 194 (22.02%) Docker
14 187 (21.23%) C#
15 179 (20.32%) Finance
16 160 (18.16%) Migration
16 160 (18.16%) JavaScript
17 156 (17.71%) TDD
18 155 (17.59%) PaaS
19 144 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
20 135 (15.32%) Google
21 132 (14.98%) Open Source
21 132 (14.98%) Jenkins
22 128 (14.53%) Git (software)
23 127 (14.42%) Serverless
24 126 (14.30%) Terraform
25 118 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
26 116 (13.17%) Linux
27 115 (13.05%) Mentoring
28 112 (12.71%) Ansible

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 42 (4.77%) Confluence
2 34 (3.86%) CMS
3 32 (3.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 28 (3.18%) Headless CMS
5 20 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 18 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.70%) Apache
9 11 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.91%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.68%) WordPress
14 5 (0.57%) nginx
15 4 (0.45%) IIS
15 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
16 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.23%) Eikon
5 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 602 (68.33%) AWS
2 418 (47.45%) Azure
3 206 (23.38%) GCP
4 155 (17.59%) PaaS
5 127 (14.42%) Serverless
6 56 (6.36%) GitHub
7 55 (6.24%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (5.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 41 (4.65%) SaaS
10 37 (4.20%) OpenShift
11 33 (3.75%) Amazon S3
12 31 (3.52%) Amazon ECS
13 26 (2.95%) Apigee
14 25 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
15 23 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
16 18 (2.04%) Akamai
16 18 (2.04%) Boomi
17 17 (1.93%) Firebase
18 14 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
19 13 (1.48%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.52%) DNS
2 18 (2.04%) Diameter Protocol
2 18 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.82%) HTTP
4 12 (1.36%) Firewall
4 12 (1.36%) Internet
5 11 (1.25%) VPN
6 7 (0.79%) SAN
7 6 (0.68%) DHCP
7 6 (0.68%) NAS
7 6 (0.68%) WAN
8 3 (0.34%) MPLS
8 3 (0.34%) Network Security
9 2 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.23%) SMTP
10 1 (0.11%) Skype
10 1 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (10.22%) NoSQL
2 71 (8.06%) Big Data
3 68 (7.72%) MySQL
4 59 (6.70%) SQL Server
5 58 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.99%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 29 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.95%) Event Store
9 26 (2.95%) Hadoop
10 19 (2.16%) Neo4j
11 18 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.93%) Amazon Redshift
12 17 (1.93%) Blockchain
13 15 (1.70%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.70%) BigQuery
14 13 (1.48%) Snowflake Schema
15 11 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
15 11 (1.25%) Data Mining
15 11 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 132 (14.98%) Jenkins
2 128 (14.53%) Git (software)
3 70 (7.95%) JIRA
4 39 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 38 (4.31%) Maven
6 37 (4.20%) GitLab
7 36 (4.09%) TeamCity
8 30 (3.41%) Bitbucket
9 28 (3.18%) Gradle
10 27 (3.06%) Selenium
11 26 (2.95%) JUnit
12 25 (2.84%) Mockito
13 23 (2.61%) SonarQube
14 19 (2.16%) Vagrant
15 18 (2.04%) GDB
15 18 (2.04%) Spock
16 17 (1.93%) Visual Studio Team System
17 15 (1.70%) gulp
18 13 (1.48%) CircleCI
18 13 (1.48%) Cucumber
General
1 179 (20.32%) Finance
2 79 (8.97%) Banking
3 37 (4.20%) Retail
4 26 (2.95%) Marketing
5 25 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.70%) Public Sector
7 10 (1.14%) Law
8 9 (1.02%) Front Office
9 6 (0.68%) Advertising
10 5 (0.57%) Back Office
11 2 (0.23%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.11%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Police
12 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (29.97%) Architect
2 188 (21.34%) Developer
3 125 (14.19%) Cloud Architect
4 116 (13.17%) Solutions Architect
5 102 (11.58%) Software Engineer
6 97 (11.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 69 (7.83%) AWS Architect
8 64 (7.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 62 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 59 (6.70%) .NET Developer
11 57 (6.47%) AWS Engineer
12 51 (5.79%) Azure Architect
13 50 (5.68%) Java Developer
14 47 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
15 42 (4.77%) AWS DevOps
16 39 (4.43%) Java Engineer
16 39 (4.43%) Senior Developer
16 39 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
17 38 (4.31%) AWS Solutions Architect
18 35 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (23.84%) .NET
2 101 (11.46%) Node.js
3 91 (10.33%) REST
4 83 (9.42%) Spring
5 76 (8.63%) React
6 75 (8.51%) RESTful
7 72 (8.17%) .NET Core
8 64 (7.26%) Kafka
9 63 (7.15%) HTML
10 60 (6.81%) AngularJS
10 60 (6.81%) CSS
11 59 (6.70%) Spring Boot
12 51 (5.79%) Web Services
13 50 (5.68%) ASP.NET
14 49 (5.56%) HTML5
15 42 (4.77%) J2EE
16 32 (3.63%) React Native
17 31 (3.52%) Hibernate
18 29 (3.29%) GraphQL
19 28 (3.18%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 144 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (11.01%) Hybrid Cloud
3 91 (10.33%) Public Cloud
4 74 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (7.15%) Greenfield Project
6 55 (6.24%) Blog
6 55 (6.24%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (4.43%) Mobile App
7 39 (4.43%) User Experience
8 37 (4.20%) Data Centre
9 29 (3.29%) Virtual Team
10 24 (2.72%) AS400
11 18 (2.04%) iPad
12 13 (1.48%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.25%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.14%) Social Media
15 8 (0.91%) Life Science
15 8 (0.91%) Mobile Wallet
16 7 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.17%) Linux
2 40 (4.54%) Windows
3 28 (3.18%) Android
4 25 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.93%) Unix
6 9 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.57%) CentOS
8 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (60.39%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (49.26%) DevOps
3 341 (38.71%) Microservices
4 271 (30.76%) Software Engineering
5 233 (26.45%) Problem-Solving
6 160 (18.16%) Migration
7 156 (17.71%) TDD
8 132 (14.98%) Open Source
9 118 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
10 115 (13.05%) Mentoring
11 101 (11.46%) Test Automation
12 98 (11.12%) Scrum
13 97 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 95 (10.78%) BDD
15 93 (10.56%) E-Commerce
16 86 (9.76%) Infrastructure as Code
17 82 (9.31%) Machine Learning
17 82 (9.31%) Thought Leadership
18 81 (9.19%) OO
19 80 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 253 (28.72%) Java
2 201 (22.81%) Python
3 187 (21.23%) C#
4 160 (18.16%) JavaScript
5 83 (9.42%) Go
6 68 (7.72%) Ruby
7 54 (6.13%) Bash Shell
8 53 (6.02%) Java 8
9 46 (5.22%) SQL
9 46 (5.22%) TypeScript
10 32 (3.63%) C++
11 31 (3.52%) F#
12 29 (3.29%) Groovy
13 25 (2.84%) PHP
14 24 (2.72%) RPG
15 23 (2.61%) R
16 20 (2.27%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.93%) Perl
18 16 (1.82%) C
19 15 (1.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (12.37%) Degree
2 61 (6.92%) AWS Certification
3 37 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.25%) CISSP
4 11 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.91%) CISM
6 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.34%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.23%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.23%) ISSMP
10 2 (0.23%) MCSA
10 2 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.95%) QA
2 8 (0.91%) GDPR
3 7 (0.79%) TickIT
4 4 (0.45%) NIST
5 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) MiFID
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
7 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 194 (22.02%) Docker
2 28 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.02%) Varnish
4 4 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.34%) KVM
5 3 (0.34%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.34%) OpenDJ
5 3 (0.34%) OpenIDM
5 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.23%) HDFS
6 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.23%) vSphere
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 264 (29.97%) Kubernetes
2 126 (14.30%) Terraform
3 112 (12.71%) Ansible
4 81 (9.19%) Puppet
5 79 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (6.24%) Kibana
7 43 (4.88%) Grafana
8 22 (2.50%) Prometheus
9 20 (2.27%) Salt
10 19 (2.16%) Istio
11 18 (2.04%) Knative
12 9 (1.02%) Packer
13 8 (0.91%) Consul
13 8 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
14 5 (0.57%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.45%) Pingdom
15 4 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.45%) Sysdig
16 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 135 (15.32%) Google
2 98 (11.12%) Microsoft
3 60 (6.81%) Oracle
4 49 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (4.43%) IBM
6 33 (3.75%) Splunk
7 25 (2.84%) Atlassian
7 25 (2.84%) SAP
8 20 (2.27%) Adobe
8 20 (2.27%) Dynatrace
8 20 (2.27%) MuleSoft
8 20 (2.27%) New Relic
9 18 (2.04%) Dell
10 11 (1.25%) SaltStack
10 11 (1.25%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.14%) VMware
12 9 (1.02%) HubSpot
13 7 (0.79%) hybris
14 6 (0.68%) ForgeRock