Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 1047 1181
Rank change year-on-year +284 +134 +103
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 401 129 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.078% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.17% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 230 70 46
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +55.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £95,250 £95,500 £102,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +55.56%

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 68,935 73,793 80,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.69% 44.55% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 53,561 56,539 66,953
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +200 238 £76,250 -1.61% 49
North of England +101 66 £51,000 -24.44% 8
South East +17 61 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +70 36 £52,000 -22.96% 3
North West - 30 £47,500 - 5
East of England - 20 £60,000 - 3
Midlands +7 9 £75,000 +57.89% 7
East Midlands +4 7 £75,000 +15.38% 2
South West -7 4 £75,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands +26 2 - - 5
Cloud Native
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 261 (65.09%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (64.09%) Amazon AWS
3 224 (55.86%) DevOps
3 224 (55.86%) Microservices
4 182 (45.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 172 (42.89%) Java
6 141 (35.16%) Docker
7 118 (29.43%) Kubernetes
8 113 (28.18%) Software Engineering
9 107 (26.68%) PaaS
10 106 (26.43%) Python
11 104 (25.94%) Degree
12 102 (25.44%) TDD
13 98 (24.44%) Google Cloud Platform
14 97 (24.19%) Spring
15 95 (23.69%) JavaScript
15 95 (23.69%) Continuous Integration
16 90 (22.44%) Git (software)
16 90 (22.44%) Scrum
17 85 (21.20%) Open Source
18 81 (20.20%) Spring Boot
19 80 (19.95%) Cloud Foundry
20 78 (19.45%) AngularJS
21 77 (19.20%) Puppet
21 77 (19.20%) Google
21 77 (19.20%) Marketing
22 76 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
23 75 (18.70%) Serverless
23 75 (18.70%) BDD
24 73 (18.20%) 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 80 (19.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 53 (13.22%) Tomcat
3 44 (10.97%) WebLogic
3 44 (10.97%) WebSphere
4 41 (10.22%) CMS
4 41 (10.22%) EPiServer
4 41 (10.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 26 (6.48%) OpenStack
6 16 (3.99%) Apache
7 15 (3.74%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.49%) nginx
9 9 (2.24%) Confluence
10 7 (1.75%) WordPress
11 6 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.50%) JBoss
12 4 (1.00%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.50%) Ethereum
13 2 (0.50%) Mule
14 1 (0.25%) Drupal
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 41 (10.22%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 257 (64.09%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (45.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (26.68%) PaaS
4 98 (24.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 75 (18.70%) Serverless
6 69 (17.21%) OpenShift
7 60 (14.96%) IBM Cloud
8 43 (10.72%) npm
9 42 (10.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 24 (5.99%) IaaS
11 23 (5.74%) AWS Lambda
12 18 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (3.24%) SaaS
14 12 (2.99%) Amazon S3
15 11 (2.74%) Route 53
16 9 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
17 7 (1.75%) GitHub
18 6 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 5 (1.25%) Azure Functions
19 5 (1.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.74%) DNS
2 11 (2.74%) Broadband
3 8 (2.00%) Internet
3 8 (2.00%) LAN
4 7 (1.75%) DMZ
5 6 (1.50%) HTTP
5 6 (1.50%) Network Security
5 6 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.75%) Firewall
7 1 (0.25%) SMTP
7 1 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
7 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (17.96%) NoSQL
2 51 (12.72%) MongoDB
3 46 (11.47%) SQL Server
4 41 (10.22%) Couchbase
5 22 (5.49%) Big Data
6 21 (5.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (4.74%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (4.24%) MySQL
10 13 (3.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (3.24%) Geospatial Data
11 9 (2.24%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.75%) Blockchain
14 6 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.50%) GIS
14 6 (1.50%) Spatial Data
15 5 (1.25%) InfluxDB
15 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 90 (22.44%) Git (software)
2 58 (14.46%) gulp
3 50 (12.47%) Selenium
4 49 (12.22%) TeamCity
5 48 (11.97%) Mocha
5 48 (11.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 48 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (11.47%) Visual Studio
7 41 (10.22%) Bower
7 41 (10.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 41 (10.22%) Protractor
7 41 (10.22%) Sinon.JS
8 35 (8.73%) Jenkins
9 18 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (4.24%) Maven
11 16 (3.99%) JIRA
12 13 (3.24%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.24%) SonarQube
14 9 (2.24%) Vagrant
General
1 77 (19.20%) Marketing
2 50 (12.47%) Finance
3 48 (11.97%) Advertising
4 21 (5.24%) Retail
5 7 (1.75%) Banking
5 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.75%) Games
7 3 (0.75%) Law
8 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (34.16%) Developer
2 120 (29.93%) Architect
3 70 (17.46%) Cloud Architect
4 48 (11.97%) .NET Developer
5 32 (7.98%) Cloud Developer
5 32 (7.98%) Java Developer
6 30 (7.48%) AWS Architect
7 29 (7.23%) Senior Architect
7 29 (7.23%) Software Engineer
7 29 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (5.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 23 (5.74%) AWS Developer
9 23 (5.74%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.24%) Technical Architect
11 19 (4.74%) Platform Engineer
12 18 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
13 17 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.24%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.99%) Tester
15 15 (3.74%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (24.19%) Spring
2 81 (20.20%) Spring Boot
3 78 (19.45%) AngularJS
4 66 (16.46%) RESTful
5 62 (15.46%) Node.js
6 61 (15.21%) .NET
7 59 (14.71%) CSS
7 59 (14.71%) HTML
8 55 (13.72%) Java EE
9 53 (13.22%) Sass
10 45 (11.22%) Spring Cloud
11 44 (10.97%) Ember.js
11 44 (10.97%) jQuery
12 42 (10.47%) HTML5
12 42 (10.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (10.47%) Web Services
13 41 (10.22%) Chai
13 41 (10.22%) CSS3
13 41 (10.22%) LESS
13 41 (10.22%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.46%) User Experience
2 57 (14.21%) Computer Science
3 47 (11.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 43 (10.72%) Public Cloud
5 38 (9.48%) Blog
6 36 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (8.98%) Greenfield Project
7 34 (8.48%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (7.23%) Fintech
9 18 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.24%) Virtual Team
11 8 (2.00%) Internet of Things
12 7 (1.75%) Graphic Design
12 7 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.75%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
13 6 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.50%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.25%) NHS
15 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.46%) Linux
2 24 (5.99%) Windows
3 13 (3.24%) Unix
4 6 (1.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.25%) Debian
5 5 (1.25%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.50%) AIX
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (65.09%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (55.86%) DevOps
2 224 (55.86%) Microservices
3 113 (28.18%) Software Engineering
4 102 (25.44%) TDD
5 95 (23.69%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (22.44%) Scrum
7 85 (21.20%) Open Source
8 76 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
9 75 (18.70%) BDD
10 70 (17.46%) Re-Platforming
11 63 (15.71%) Test Automation
12 62 (15.46%) MVC
13 61 (15.21%) Workflow
14 58 (14.46%) Analytics
14 58 (14.46%) Domain-Driven Design
15 56 (13.97%) The Twelve-Factor App
16 52 (12.97%) Continuous Delivery
17 49 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 48 (11.97%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 172 (42.89%) Java
2 106 (26.43%) Python
3 95 (23.69%) JavaScript
4 73 (18.20%) SQL
5 66 (16.46%) Go
6 51 (12.72%) C#
7 35 (8.73%) Ruby
8 28 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 14 (3.49%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.24%) Perl
11 12 (2.99%) Java 8
12 8 (2.00%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.75%) ES6
14 6 (1.50%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.50%) PHP
15 4 (1.00%) Java 9
16 3 (0.75%) R
16 3 (0.75%) Scala
17 2 (0.50%) C
17 2 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 104 (25.94%) Degree
2 41 (10.22%) SAFe Agilist
3 26 (6.48%) Master's Degree
4 12 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.00%) AWS Certification
6 8 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.25%) CCIE
7 5 (1.25%) CCNA
7 5 (1.25%) CISSP
7 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.50%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.50%) ISACA
9 2 (0.50%) ISSAP
9 2 (0.50%) OSCE
9 2 (0.50%) OSCP
9 2 (0.50%) OSWP
9 2 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.72%) GCP
2 19 (4.74%) QA
3 7 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.75%) GDPR
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 141 (35.16%) Docker
2 15 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.50%) VMware NSX
3 6 (1.50%) vSphere
4 5 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.50%) Ceph
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.25%) etcd
6 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 118 (29.43%) Kubernetes
2 77 (19.20%) Puppet
3 70 (17.46%) Ansible
4 57 (14.21%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (7.73%) Terraform
6 23 (5.74%) Salt
7 10 (2.49%) Packer
8 8 (2.00%) Consul
8 8 (2.00%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.75%) Grafana
10 6 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (1.50%) Mesos
11 5 (1.25%) Cacti
11 5 (1.25%) HAProxy
11 5 (1.25%) Icinga
11 5 (1.25%) Rancher
12 4 (1.00%) systemd
13 2 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
14 1 (0.25%) Nagios
14 1 (0.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 77 (19.20%) Google
2 68 (16.96%) Red Hat
3 55 (13.72%) IBM
4 41 (10.22%) Marketo
4 41 (10.22%) Sitecore
5 30 (7.48%) Alias
6 28 (6.98%) SAP
7 27 (6.73%) Microsoft
8 19 (4.74%) VMware
9 18 (4.49%) Cognizant
10 14 (3.49%) Atlassian
11 12 (2.99%) Cisco
12 9 (2.24%) Adobe
12 9 (2.24%) Oracle
13 8 (2.00%) NetApp
14 6 (1.50%) ESRI
15 5 (1.25%) Capita
15 5 (1.25%) Dell
15 5 (1.25%) HP
16 3 (0.75%) AppDynamics