Period
to 1 June 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 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 331 519 881
Rank change year-on-year +188 +362 +211
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 718 699 290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 1.33% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 501 463 151
Median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £117,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 32,028 52,731 63,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.18% 39.40% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24,812 39,624 48,895
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in England

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in England.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in England

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in England over the 6 months to 1 June 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 1 June 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 +142 455 £80,000 - 33
North of England +68 81 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South East +124 60 £75,000 +13.21% 11
North West +38 53 £56,965 +3.57% 2
Midlands +78 49 £72,500 +11.54% 1
South West +134 46 £60,000 +20.00% 7
East Midlands +92 41 £72,500 -23.68% 1
Yorkshire +116 28 £62,500 -10.71% 5
East of England +88 27 £75,000 +15.38%
West Midlands +31 8 £57,500 +7.98%
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 490 (68.25%) AWS
2 412 (57.38%) DevOps
3 378 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
4 364 (50.70%) Azure
5 233 (32.45%) Microservices
6 231 (32.17%) Kubernetes
7 190 (26.46%) Python
8 184 (25.63%) Docker
9 183 (25.49%) Serverless
10 182 (25.35%) GCP
11 172 (23.96%) Java
12 169 (23.54%) Software Engineering
13 167 (23.26%) Terraform
14 152 (21.17%) Finance
15 144 (20.06%) .NET
15 144 (20.06%) Public Cloud
16 139 (19.36%) JavaScript
17 135 (18.80%) Google
18 133 (18.52%) C#
19 124 (17.27%) Node.js
20 122 (16.99%) PaaS
21 111 (15.46%) BDD
22 106 (14.76%) Test Automation
23 105 (14.62%) Ansible
24 100 (13.93%) TDD
25 99 (13.79%) Jenkins
26 98 (13.65%) Linux
27 94 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
28 92 (12.81%) Git (software)
29 89 (12.40%) React

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 35 (4.87%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.60%) Cloud Foundry
3 21 (2.92%) Confluence
4 17 (2.37%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.09%) Apache
5 15 (2.09%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.95%) CMS
7 11 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.25%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.11%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.70%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.56%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.42%) Anypoint
13 3 (0.42%) Headless CMS
14 2 (0.28%) nginx
14 2 (0.28%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.25%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Eikon
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 490 (68.25%) AWS
2 364 (50.70%) Azure
3 183 (25.49%) Serverless
4 182 (25.35%) GCP
5 122 (16.99%) PaaS
6 70 (9.75%) SaaS
7 67 (9.33%) AWS Lambda
8 63 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
9 60 (8.36%) IaaS
10 51 (7.10%) Cloud Computing
11 47 (6.55%) OpenShift
12 42 (5.85%) Amazon EKS
13 35 (4.87%) Azure Functions
14 33 (4.60%) Amazon ECS
14 33 (4.60%) AWS CodePipeline
15 27 (3.76%) GitHub
16 26 (3.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 23 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
18 22 (3.06%) Amazon GuardDuty
19 21 (2.92%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.92%) Network Security
2 18 (2.51%) Firewall
3 13 (1.81%) DNS
3 13 (1.81%) Internet
4 12 (1.67%) HTTP
5 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.56%) InfiniBand
6 4 (0.56%) Intranet
6 4 (0.56%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.28%) WebEx
8 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.14%) IPFS
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SSH
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.08%) Big Data
2 39 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 34 (4.74%) MySQL
3 34 (4.74%) NoSQL
4 28 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 28 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.62%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.06%) Hadoop
7 21 (2.92%) Data Lake
8 20 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (2.23%) Event Store
10 14 (1.95%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (1.95%) Blockchain
11 12 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.39%) Redis
13 8 (1.11%) Flink
14 6 (0.84%) HBase
14 6 (0.84%) Power BI
15 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 99 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 92 (12.81%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.18%) JIRA
3 30 (4.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (3.48%) Selenium
5 24 (3.34%) Bitbucket
5 24 (3.34%) webpack
6 21 (2.92%) Babel
6 21 (2.92%) TeamCity
7 20 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (2.51%) GitLab
9 15 (2.09%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.53%) Maven
11 10 (1.39%) JUnit
11 10 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (1.25%) Appium
12 9 (1.25%) Calabash
12 9 (1.25%) NUnit
13 8 (1.11%) CircleCI
13 8 (1.11%) SonarQube
General
1 152 (21.17%) Finance
2 33 (4.60%) Retail
3 32 (4.46%) Banking
4 26 (3.62%) Games
5 24 (3.34%) Public Sector
6 19 (2.65%) Marketing
7 16 (2.23%) Legal
8 15 (2.09%) Front Office
9 12 (1.67%) Law
10 11 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.39%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.97%) Electronics
13 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.84%) Publishing
14 5 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.56%) Local Government
16 3 (0.42%) Advertising
17 1 (0.14%) Automotive
17 1 (0.14%) Billing
17 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 162 (22.56%) Developer
2 150 (20.89%) Architect
3 102 (14.21%) Cloud Engineer
4 88 (12.26%) Cloud Architect
5 85 (11.84%) Software Engineer
6 66 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 65 (9.05%) AWS Engineer
8 52 (7.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 42 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
10 40 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 38 (5.29%) Azure Engineer
11 38 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 37 (5.15%) Security Engineer
13 34 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 33 (4.60%) C# Developer
15 31 (4.32%) .NET Developer
15 31 (4.32%) AWS Architect
16 28 (3.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
17 25 (3.48%) Java Engineer
17 25 (3.48%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (20.06%) .NET
2 124 (17.27%) Node.js
3 89 (12.40%) React
4 81 (11.28%) REST
5 73 (10.17%) .NET Core
6 66 (9.19%) CSS
7 60 (8.36%) AngularJS
8 55 (7.66%) GraphQL
9 51 (7.10%) Spring
10 50 (6.96%) HTML
11 42 (5.85%) Kafka
12 38 (5.29%) .NET Framework
13 34 (4.74%) Vue.js
14 32 (4.46%) Spring Boot
15 28 (3.90%) Swagger
16 27 (3.76%) HTML5
17 26 (3.62%) ASP.NET
18 24 (3.34%) CSS3
19 23 (3.20%) Redux
20 22 (3.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 144 (20.06%) Public Cloud
2 47 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 37 (5.15%) Virtual Team
5 32 (4.46%) Mobile App
6 31 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (4.18%) Data Centre
8 23 (3.20%) User Experience
9 19 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (2.23%) PKI
11 15 (2.09%) Blog
12 13 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (1.53%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.53%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.39%) Cyberattack
14 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.25%) Algorithms
16 8 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 8 (1.11%) Social Media
17 6 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 98 (13.65%) Linux
2 28 (3.90%) Unix
3 20 (2.79%) Windows
4 17 (2.37%) Android
5 13 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.53%) CentOS
6 11 (1.53%) VMS
7 9 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.70%) CoreOS
8 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (57.38%) DevOps
2 378 (52.65%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (32.45%) Microservices
4 169 (23.54%) Software Engineering
5 111 (15.46%) BDD
6 106 (14.76%) Test Automation
7 100 (13.93%) TDD
8 94 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (11.98%) Open Source
10 84 (11.70%) Infrastructure as Code
10 84 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
11 77 (10.72%) Continuous Delivery
12 71 (9.89%) Fintech
13 69 (9.61%) Migration
14 63 (8.77%) Technical Leadership
15 55 (7.66%) Machine Learning
16 54 (7.52%) Pair Programming
17 52 (7.24%) Cybersecurity
17 52 (7.24%) Mentoring
17 52 (7.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 190 (26.46%) Python
2 172 (23.96%) Java
3 139 (19.36%) JavaScript
4 133 (18.52%) C#
5 57 (7.94%) SQL
6 54 (7.52%) PowerShell
7 53 (7.38%) Bash Shell
8 43 (5.99%) Go
9 34 (4.74%) Ruby
10 33 (4.60%) Java 8
11 30 (4.18%) TypeScript
12 26 (3.62%) Scala
13 20 (2.79%) F#
14 15 (2.09%) Kotlin
14 15 (2.09%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.81%) Perl
16 10 (1.39%) C
17 9 (1.25%) Groovy
17 9 (1.25%) PHP
18 8 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 66 (9.19%) Degree
2 32 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.18%) AWS Certification
4 21 (2.92%) DV Cleared
5 19 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.67%) CISSP
8 9 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.11%) CCSP
9 8 (1.11%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.84%) RHCE
11 5 (0.70%) MBA
11 5 (0.70%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.70%) SANS
12 4 (0.56%) GIAC
13 3 (0.42%) CISM
13 3 (0.42%) CRISC
13 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.14%) ISSAP
14 1 (0.14%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.87%) QA
2 32 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (4.18%) NIST
4 21 (2.92%) NIST 800
5 20 (2.79%) PCI DSS
6 14 (1.95%) GDPR
7 13 (1.81%) SLA
8 10 (1.39%) NCSC
9 9 (1.25%) COBIT
10 6 (0.84%) BS7799
10 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.56%) GLBA
12 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 184 (25.63%) Docker
2 25 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.84%) Ceph
5 5 (0.70%) KVM
5 5 (0.70%) oVirt
6 4 (0.56%) GPFS
6 4 (0.56%) Lustre
6 4 (0.56%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 2 (0.28%) vCloud
8 1 (0.14%) Alluxio
8 1 (0.14%) etcd
8 1 (0.14%) Gluster
8 1 (0.14%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) Varnish
8 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 231 (32.17%) Kubernetes
2 167 (23.26%) Terraform
3 105 (14.62%) Ansible
4 61 (8.50%) Puppet
5 49 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (3.20%) Grafana
7 20 (2.79%) Kibana
8 10 (1.39%) Istio
9 8 (1.11%) Prometheus
10 6 (0.84%) Consul
11 4 (0.56%) Mesos
11 4 (0.56%) Nessus
11 4 (0.56%) Salt
12 2 (0.28%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.28%) linkerd
12 2 (0.28%) Marathon
12 2 (0.28%) Oozie
12 2 (0.28%) Packer
12 2 (0.28%) Pingdom
12 2 (0.28%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 135 (18.80%) Google
2 80 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 29 (4.04%) Oracle
5 22 (3.06%) IBM
6 21 (2.92%) SAP
7 14 (1.95%) Sage
8 12 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.25%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.11%) Cognizant
11 7 (0.97%) Adobe
12 6 (0.84%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.70%) Confluent
13 5 (0.70%) Databricks
13 5 (0.70%) Veracode
13 5 (0.70%) Vertica
14 4 (0.56%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.56%) Cisco
14 4 (0.56%) Intel
14 4 (0.56%) Qualys