Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 906 1082 1104
Rank change year-on-year +176 +22 +99
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 249 84 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.052% 0.080%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 150 72 111
England median annual salary £67,500 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -4.55%
10th Percentile £46,125 £27,650 £30,000
90th Percentile £100,125 £102,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £75,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% -11.36%

IBM Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,210 26,614 22,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.89% 16.34% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30,544 22,252 19,049
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IBM Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in England

IBM Cloud
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Cloud in England.

Salary trend for IBM Cloud in England

IBM Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Cloud in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM Cloud in England

IBM Cloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 23 June 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 +69 116 £80,000 -3.03% 17
South East +61 67 £67,500 - 1
Midlands +30 40 £50,000 +66.67% 2
West Midlands +20 21 £32,500 +8.33% 2
East Midlands - 19 £50,000 -
North of England - 11 £47,500 -
North West - 9 £47,500 -
South West - 4 £62,500 - 2
East of England -7 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £85,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £100,000 -
IBM Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing IBM Cloud 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 IBM Cloud.

1 218 (87.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 191 (76.71%) IBM
3 181 (72.69%) Amazon AWS
4 115 (46.18%) Docker
4 115 (46.18%) DevOps
5 112 (44.98%) Python
6 108 (43.37%) Ansible
7 100 (40.16%) Microsoft
8 99 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (36.95%) Google
10 91 (36.55%) Java
11 81 (32.53%) PaaS
12 73 (29.32%) Google Cloud Platform
13 72 (28.92%) Configuration Management
14 69 (27.71%) Kubernetes
15 66 (26.51%) Middleware
16 63 (25.30%) VMware
17 61 (24.50%) Oracle
18 60 (24.10%) Open Source
19 59 (23.69%) Jenkins
19 59 (23.69%) SQL
20 58 (23.29%) SQL Server
21 56 (22.49%) Opscode Chef
21 56 (22.49%) Node.js
22 55 (22.09%) NoSQL
22 55 (22.09%) Puppet
23 54 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (20.88%) Big Data
25 47 (18.88%) Spring
26 46 (18.47%) Continuous Integration

IBM Cloud
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 43 (17.27%) WebSphere
2 35 (14.06%) Apache Spark
3 32 (12.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 31 (12.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 27 (10.84%) Tomcat
6 26 (10.44%) WebLogic
7 12 (4.82%) OpenStack
8 10 (4.02%) nginx
9 9 (3.61%) Apache
10 5 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.01%) SAS
11 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.81%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 218 (87.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 181 (72.69%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (32.53%) PaaS
4 73 (29.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 40 (16.06%) IaaS
6 36 (14.46%) OpenShift
7 30 (12.05%) SaaS
8 24 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (8.84%) Serverless
10 18 (7.23%) GitHub
11 16 (6.43%) SoftLayer
12 15 (6.02%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (4.02%) Office 365
14 6 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (2.01%) Bluemix
16 4 (1.61%) Google App Engine
17 3 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
17 3 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
17 3 (1.20%) npm
18 2 (0.80%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.86%) Firewall
2 36 (14.46%) WAN
3 29 (11.65%) DNS
4 27 (10.84%) LAN
5 21 (8.43%) SAN
6 20 (8.03%) DHCP
7 9 (3.61%) HTTP
7 9 (3.61%) SMTP
7 9 (3.61%) SSH
7 9 (3.61%) SSL
7 9 (3.61%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.21%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.61%) DMVPN
9 4 (1.61%) MPLS
9 4 (1.61%) VLAN
9 4 (1.61%) WLAN
10 3 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.20%) VoIP
11 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 55 (22.09%) NoSQL
3 52 (20.88%) Big Data
4 36 (14.46%) Hadoop
5 18 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 17 (6.83%) Amazon Redshift
6 17 (6.83%) Neo4j
7 16 (6.43%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.02%) Amazon Athena
8 15 (6.02%) Cosmos DB
8 15 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (6.02%) MongoDB
8 15 (6.02%) Oracle Database
8 15 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (6.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (4.42%) BigQuery
9 11 (4.42%) SAP HANA
9 11 (4.42%) Star Schema
10 8 (3.21%) CouchDB
11 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (23.69%) Jenkins
2 40 (16.06%) Vagrant
3 34 (13.65%) Git (software)
4 31 (12.45%) Maven
5 30 (12.05%) Ant
6 29 (11.65%) Gradle
7 26 (10.44%) Subversion
8 20 (8.03%) gulp
9 18 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (6.43%) JUnit
11 15 (6.02%) IBM UrbanCode
11 15 (6.02%) TeamCity
12 12 (4.82%) Cucumber
13 10 (4.02%) Bundler
14 9 (3.61%) Bitbucket
14 9 (3.61%) GitLab
14 9 (3.61%) JSUnit
14 9 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (3.21%) Selenium
16 7 (2.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (13.25%) Finance
2 23 (9.24%) Publishing
3 11 (4.42%) Banking
3 11 (4.42%) Retail
4 9 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.41%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Front Office
6 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (45.78%) Architect
2 80 (32.13%) Cloud Architect
3 48 (19.28%) Developer
4 28 (11.24%) Cloud Engineer
5 25 (10.04%) Infrastructure Architect
6 21 (8.43%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (8.03%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 20 (8.03%) Data Centre Architect
7 20 (8.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (6.83%) Technical Architect
8 17 (6.83%) Virtualisation Architect
9 16 (6.43%) AWS DevOps
9 16 (6.43%) Consultant
9 16 (6.43%) Data Engineer
10 15 (6.02%) Java Developer
11 14 (5.62%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (4.42%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (4.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (26.51%) Middleware
2 56 (22.49%) Node.js
3 47 (18.88%) Spring
4 44 (17.67%) Java EE
5 43 (17.27%) Spring Boot
6 33 (13.25%) JSON
7 31 (12.45%) CSS
8 29 (11.65%) AngularJS
9 26 (10.44%) HTML
10 25 (10.04%) Web Services
11 23 (9.24%) .NET
12 22 (8.84%) REST
13 21 (8.43%) HTML5
14 20 (8.03%) React
14 20 (8.03%) RESTful
15 16 (6.43%) CSS3
15 16 (6.43%) JPA
15 16 (6.43%) Servlets
15 16 (6.43%) Spring MVC
16 15 (6.02%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.66%) Hybrid Cloud
2 38 (15.26%) Public Cloud
3 37 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (12.85%) Data Centre
5 30 (12.05%) Computer Science
6 29 (11.65%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (10.84%) Blog
7 27 (10.84%) Cloud Native
8 20 (8.03%) Mainframe
9 19 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (6.83%) IBM Mainframe
12 11 (4.42%) Private Cloud
13 10 (4.02%) User Experience
14 8 (3.21%) Fintech
14 8 (3.21%) Smartphone
15 6 (2.41%) Robotics
16 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
16 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
16 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.06%) Linux
2 23 (9.24%) Windows
3 17 (6.83%) Unix
4 9 (3.61%) Android
5 8 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.81%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.41%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.80%) Debian
9 2 (0.80%) Fedora
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (46.18%) DevOps
2 99 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (28.92%) Configuration Management
4 60 (24.10%) Open Source
5 46 (18.47%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (18.07%) Analytics
7 44 (17.67%) Scrum
8 40 (16.06%) Microservices
8 40 (16.06%) Strategic Thinking
9 37 (14.86%) Test Automation
10 31 (12.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 27 (10.84%) Migration
12 26 (10.44%) Unit Testing
13 25 (10.04%) Domain-Driven Design
13 25 (10.04%) Re-Platforming
13 25 (10.04%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 22 (8.84%) ETL
15 21 (8.43%) MVC
16 20 (8.03%) Multithreading
16 20 (8.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 112 (44.98%) Python
2 91 (36.55%) Java
3 59 (23.69%) SQL
4 39 (15.66%) JavaScript
4 39 (15.66%) PowerShell
5 38 (15.26%) C#
6 28 (11.24%) Shell Script
7 20 (8.03%) Go
8 17 (6.83%) C++
8 17 (6.83%) Ruby
9 12 (4.82%) Perl
10 11 (4.42%) Java 8
11 9 (3.61%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.81%) ABAP
13 6 (2.41%) PHP
13 6 (2.41%) Scala
14 4 (1.61%) VBA
15 3 (1.20%) Groovy
15 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.24%) Degree
2 25 (10.04%) MCSE
2 25 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.84%) Master's Degree
4 17 (6.83%) MCSA
5 10 (4.02%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.21%) MCSD
7 6 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.61%) CCDP
8 4 (1.61%) CCNP
8 4 (1.61%) CCSE
8 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) RHCA
10 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.02%) GCP
1 15 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.01%) QA
2 5 (2.01%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 115 (46.18%) Docker
2 54 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 24 (9.64%) Active Directory
5 19 (7.63%) NFS
5 19 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (7.63%) VMware NSX
6 15 (6.02%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 108 (43.37%) Ansible
2 69 (27.71%) Kubernetes
3 56 (22.49%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (22.09%) Puppet
5 30 (12.05%) Terraform
6 19 (7.63%) Salt
7 17 (6.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (6.83%) vCenter Server
8 15 (6.02%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (3.61%) HAProxy
9 9 (3.61%) Icinga
10 6 (2.41%) Nagios
10 6 (2.41%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.20%) Automic
12 1 (0.40%) CASB
12 1 (0.40%) Mesos
12 1 (0.40%) rkt
Vendors
1 191 (76.71%) IBM
2 100 (40.16%) Microsoft
3 92 (36.95%) Google
4 63 (25.30%) VMware
5 61 (24.50%) Oracle
6 29 (11.65%) Cloudera
6 29 (11.65%) Red Hat
7 25 (10.04%) SAP
8 22 (8.84%) Informatica
8 22 (8.84%) Talend
9 18 (7.23%) Cisco
9 18 (7.23%) Hortonworks
10 17 (6.83%) CommVault
10 17 (6.83%) Intel
10 17 (6.83%) Veeam
11 14 (5.62%) Splunk
12 10 (4.02%) AppDynamics
12 10 (4.02%) HP
13 9 (3.61%) MapR
14 8 (3.21%) Juniper