Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 531 896 1090
Rank change year-on-year +365 +194 +86
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 679 272 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.17% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.42% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 412 142 45
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -16.13%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £92,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -10.34%

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 55,984 65,323 64,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.91% 40.64% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42,686 51,065 51,755
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,450 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.09% -3.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +254 400 £80,000 -1.54% 21
North of England +153 129 £55,000 +52.78% 4
North West +123 106 £55,000 -31.25% 4
South East +39 52 £67,500 +10.20% 6
Midlands +56 50 £54,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +65 45 £50,970 - 3
Yorkshire +16 20 £68,358 +89.88%
East of England +77 15 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South West +43 7 £50,000 -39.39% 1
East Midlands +20 5 £95,000 +40.74%
North East - 3 £57,108 -
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 443 (65.24%) Amazon AWS
2 353 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (51.55%) DevOps
4 314 (46.24%) Microservices
5 296 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 259 (38.14%) Java
7 212 (31.22%) Software Engineering
8 199 (29.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 182 (26.80%) Kubernetes
10 177 (26.07%) Docker
11 172 (25.33%) Python
12 153 (22.53%) Node.js
13 151 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
14 149 (21.94%) Google
14 149 (21.94%) Problem-Solving
15 132 (19.44%) Test Automation
16 126 (18.56%) Finance
17 119 (17.53%) JavaScript
18 115 (16.94%) Jenkins
19 114 (16.79%) HTML
20 112 (16.49%) TDD
21 109 (16.05%) Ansible
22 104 (15.32%) RESTful
23 100 (14.73%) HTML5
24 99 (14.58%) Git (software)
24 99 (14.58%) Microsoft
25 98 (14.43%) .NET
25 98 (14.43%) Serverless
26 97 (14.29%) Spring
27 95 (13.99%) NoSQL

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 72 (10.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 36 (5.30%) Confluence
3 27 (3.98%) Apache Spark
4 22 (3.24%) Jupyter
5 21 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 19 (2.80%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.06%) Apache
8 14 (2.06%) Apache Pig
9 13 (1.91%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.47%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.74%) JBoss
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.74%) SAS
13 4 (0.59%) Mule
13 4 (0.59%) nginx
13 4 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 443 (65.24%) Amazon AWS
2 296 (43.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 199 (29.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 98 (14.43%) Serverless
5 84 (12.37%) PaaS
6 65 (9.57%) OpenShift
7 60 (8.84%) GitHub
8 41 (6.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 34 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (3.98%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (3.24%) Amazon S3
12 19 (2.80%) Amazon Kinesis
12 19 (2.80%) IBM Cloud
12 19 (2.80%) SaaS
13 17 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (2.21%) Route 53
15 14 (2.06%) CloudFront
16 13 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
16 13 (1.91%) AWS CloudTrail
17 12 (1.77%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.80%) HTTP
2 12 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.33%) VPN
4 8 (1.18%) DNS
4 8 (1.18%) Firewall
4 8 (1.18%) Internet
5 6 (0.88%) WAN
6 5 (0.74%) MQTT
7 4 (0.59%) LAN
7 4 (0.59%) Network Security
8 3 (0.44%) Broadband
8 3 (0.44%) LTE
9 2 (0.29%) 5G
9 2 (0.29%) AMQP
9 2 (0.29%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.29%) M3UA
9 2 (0.29%) MVNO
9 2 (0.29%) NAS
9 2 (0.29%) SCTP
9 2 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (13.99%) NoSQL
2 75 (11.05%) MySQL
3 70 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 62 (9.13%) MongoDB
5 42 (6.19%) Big Data
6 30 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (4.42%) Neo4j
7 28 (4.12%) SQL Server
8 27 (3.98%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.21%) MarkLogic
13 14 (2.06%) Apache Hive
13 14 (2.06%) Blockchain
14 13 (1.91%) BigQuery
15 12 (1.77%) Flink
16 11 (1.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 115 (16.94%) Jenkins
2 99 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.19%) SonarQube
4 41 (6.04%) Maven
5 38 (5.60%) GitLab
6 36 (5.30%) Cucumber
7 31 (4.57%) JIRA
7 31 (4.57%) Selenium
8 24 (3.53%) Ant
9 21 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (2.80%) Gradle
11 16 (2.36%) Appium
11 16 (2.36%) TeamCity
12 15 (2.21%) Visual Studio
13 13 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
14 12 (1.77%) CircleCI
15 8 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 7 (1.03%) Fiddler
16 7 (1.03%) HP UFT
17 6 (0.88%) Artifactory
General
1 126 (18.56%) Finance
2 57 (8.39%) Banking
2 57 (8.39%) Retail
3 33 (4.86%) Automotive
4 27 (3.98%) Front Office
5 17 (2.50%) Advertising
5 17 (2.50%) Games
6 10 (1.47%) Law
7 8 (1.18%) Legal
8 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.88%) Marketing
9 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 195 (28.72%) Architect
2 138 (20.32%) Developer
3 77 (11.34%) Solutions Architect
4 73 (10.75%) Cloud Architect
4 73 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 72 (10.60%) Software Engineer
6 50 (7.36%) Java Developer
7 48 (7.07%) Azure Architect
8 42 (6.19%) Designer
9 36 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 35 (5.15%) AWS Engineer
11 34 (5.01%) Interface Designer
12 29 (4.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 26 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
14 23 (3.39%) Senior Architect
15 22 (3.24%) Java Engineer
15 22 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.24%) Security Architect
16 21 (3.09%) Consultant
16 21 (3.09%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (22.53%) Node.js
2 114 (16.79%) HTML
3 104 (15.32%) RESTful
4 100 (14.73%) HTML5
5 98 (14.43%) .NET
6 97 (14.29%) Spring
7 85 (12.52%) AngularJS
8 73 (10.75%) CSS
9 71 (10.46%) Spring Boot
10 69 (10.16%) Kafka
11 58 (8.54%) REST
12 53 (7.81%) Web Services
13 48 (7.07%) React Native
14 40 (5.89%) React
15 35 (5.15%) Spring Cloud
16 32 (4.71%) Vue.js
17 28 (4.12%) Hibernate
18 27 (3.98%) Java EE
19 26 (3.83%) CSS3
20 24 (3.53%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (10.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 64 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 64 (9.43%) Fintech
4 58 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
5 45 (6.63%) Public Cloud
6 41 (6.04%) Blog
7 40 (5.89%) Mobile App
8 37 (5.45%) Smart City
9 29 (4.27%) User Experience
10 24 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (3.24%) Fixed Income
12 20 (2.95%) Data Centre
12 20 (2.95%) Hedge funds
13 19 (2.80%) Management Information System
14 16 (2.36%) Derivative
15 12 (1.77%) CESG
16 11 (1.62%) Infotainment
17 8 (1.18%) PKI
18 7 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 80 (11.78%) Linux
2 50 (7.36%) Android
2 50 (7.36%) Apple iOS
3 34 (5.01%) Windows
4 15 (2.21%) Unix
5 7 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (51.55%) DevOps
3 314 (46.24%) Microservices
4 212 (31.22%) Software Engineering
5 151 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
6 149 (21.94%) Problem-Solving
7 132 (19.44%) Test Automation
8 112 (16.49%) TDD
9 87 (12.81%) Open Source
10 80 (11.78%) Computer Science
11 74 (10.90%) Infrastructure as Code
12 69 (10.16%) Mentoring
13 62 (9.13%) Migration
14 61 (8.98%) Scrum
14 61 (8.98%) Software Architecture
15 60 (8.84%) Configuration Management
16 59 (8.69%) Software Delivery
17 58 (8.54%) Continuous Delivery
18 57 (8.39%) TOGAF
19 56 (8.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 259 (38.14%) Java
2 172 (25.33%) Python
3 119 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 70 (10.31%) C#
5 52 (7.66%) SQL
6 51 (7.51%) Go
7 46 (6.77%) Bash Shell
8 36 (5.30%) Ruby
9 30 (4.42%) Java 8
9 30 (4.42%) PHP
9 30 (4.42%) PowerShell
10 27 (3.98%) R
11 23 (3.39%) C++
12 17 (2.50%) Perl
13 16 (2.36%) Scala
13 16 (2.36%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.18%) ES6
15 7 (1.03%) F#
16 5 (0.74%) C
17 4 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (10.90%) Degree
2 36 (5.30%) AWS Certification
3 28 (4.12%) CISSP
4 18 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.50%) ISSAP
6 16 (2.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 16 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (2.21%) TOGAF Certification
8 14 (2.06%) ISTQB
8 14 (2.06%) Master's Degree
9 13 (1.91%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.74%) ISACA
11 5 (0.74%) MCSE
11 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.74%) PhD
12 3 (0.44%) MCSA
12 3 (0.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.89%) QA
2 8 (1.18%) GDPR
3 6 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.29%) FISMA
5 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.29%) TickIT
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 177 (26.07%) Docker
2 11 (1.62%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.29%) Ceph
3 2 (0.29%) Gluster
3 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) KVM
3 2 (0.29%) Varnish
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) VMware NSX
3 2 (0.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) iptables
4 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 182 (26.80%) Kubernetes
2 109 (16.05%) Ansible
3 85 (12.52%) Puppet
4 83 (12.22%) Terraform
5 78 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.36%) Salt
7 15 (2.21%) Grafana
8 11 (1.62%) Hadoop YARN
8 11 (1.62%) Prometheus
9 10 (1.47%) Oozie
10 8 (1.18%) Packer
11 7 (1.03%) HP ALM
11 7 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 5 (0.74%) Kibana
13 4 (0.59%) Sysdig
14 2 (0.29%) FortiGate
14 2 (0.29%) Scalr
15 1 (0.15%) Istio
15 1 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 149 (21.94%) Google
2 99 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.92%) Oracle
4 32 (4.71%) Cognizant
4 32 (4.71%) IBM
4 32 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 20 (2.95%) Rackspace
6 16 (2.36%) Alibaba
7 14 (2.06%) SAP
8 12 (1.77%) New Relic
9 11 (1.62%) MapR
10 10 (1.47%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.47%) Databricks
10 10 (1.47%) Hortonworks
11 8 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.03%) HP
13 5 (0.74%) IDERA
14 4 (0.59%) Adobe
14 4 (0.59%) Cisco
15 3 (0.44%) VMware