Period
to 12 November 2019

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

IBM Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 889 870 1059
Rank change year-on-year -19 +189 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 159 260 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.075%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.39% 0.68% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 189 106
England median annual salary £64,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% - -
10th Percentile £33,650 £48,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £130,000 £125,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% - -

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 40,976 38,198 32,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.43% 25.37% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33,752 31,004 27,058
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 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 -33 53 £67,500 -19.40% 6
Midlands +33 28 £65,000 +2.36%
North of England +39 25 £60,000 -7.69% 4
West Midlands +38 23 £65,000 +8.33%
South East +29 22 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Yorkshire +15 19 £53,400 -46.60% 4
East of England +88 16 £62,500 +38.89% 3
South West +12 14 £34,000 -38.18%
North West +24 6 £65,000 -
East Midlands +19 5 £67,500 -25.00%
IBM Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 139 (87.42%) IBM
1 139 (87.42%) Azure
2 124 (77.99%) AWS
3 92 (57.86%) GCP
3 92 (57.86%) Linux
4 91 (57.23%) DevOps
5 86 (54.09%) Docker
6 63 (39.62%) Google
7 57 (35.85%) Public Cloud
8 54 (33.96%) Python
9 53 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (32.70%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (31.45%) Terraform
12 49 (30.82%) JavaScript
12 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
13 48 (30.19%) Kubernetes
14 47 (29.56%) Office 365
14 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
15 46 (28.93%) Ansible
16 39 (24.53%) NoSQL
16 39 (24.53%) Migration
16 39 (24.53%) SQL
16 39 (24.53%) Windows
17 38 (23.90%) Java
17 38 (23.90%) Banking
17 38 (23.90%) RESTful
17 38 (23.90%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (22.64%) Presales
19 34 (21.38%) Retail

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 20 (12.58%) Apache Spark
2 17 (10.69%) OpenStack
3 14 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (8.81%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.26%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Connections
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 139 (87.42%) Azure
2 124 (77.99%) AWS
3 92 (57.86%) GCP
4 47 (29.56%) Office 365
5 31 (19.50%) PaaS
6 28 (17.61%) IaaS
7 24 (15.09%) Azure Stack
8 19 (11.95%) Amazon EMR
8 19 (11.95%) SaaS
8 19 (11.95%) SoftLayer
9 16 (10.06%) Amazon ECS
9 16 (10.06%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (8.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 13 (8.18%) npm
11 5 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (2.52%) OpenShift
13 3 (1.89%) GitHub
13 3 (1.89%) Route 53
14 2 (1.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (1.26%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.95%) WAN
2 14 (8.81%) Firewall
2 14 (8.81%) LAN
2 14 (8.81%) Wireless
3 5 (3.14%) NAS
3 5 (3.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.53%) NoSQL
2 21 (13.21%) Big Data
3 20 (12.58%) Hadoop
4 19 (11.95%) Amazon Athena
4 19 (11.95%) Amazon Redshift
5 16 (10.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (10.06%) Neo4j
6 13 (8.18%) Electronic Patient Records
7 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.26%) DB2
11 1 (0.63%) MySQL
11 1 (0.63%) Power BI
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 22 (13.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (10.06%) Vagrant
4 13 (8.18%) Babel
4 13 (8.18%) gulp
4 13 (8.18%) webpack
5 6 (3.77%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (23.90%) Banking
2 34 (21.38%) Retail
3 23 (14.47%) Finance
4 10 (6.29%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.03%) Public Sector
6 7 (4.40%) Automotive
7 5 (3.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (40.25%) Architect
2 24 (15.09%) Cloud Architect
2 24 (15.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (11.95%) Software Engineer
5 17 (10.69%) Azure Architect
6 16 (10.06%) Data Architect
7 15 (9.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.43%) Presales Solution Architect
7 15 (9.43%) Technical Architect
8 14 (8.81%) Support Engineer
9 13 (8.18%) Developer
10 12 (7.55%) Java Engineer
11 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (6.29%) Data Engineer
12 10 (6.29%) Java Developer
13 9 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
13 9 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.90%) RESTful
2 17 (10.69%) .NET
3 16 (10.06%) Java EE
3 16 (10.06%) Kafka
3 16 (10.06%) Spark Streaming
3 16 (10.06%) Spring
3 16 (10.06%) Spring Boot
4 14 (8.81%) Node.js
5 13 (8.18%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.29%) TensorFlow
6 10 (6.29%) Web Services
7 9 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (3.77%) Sensu
9 4 (2.52%) Spring Cloud
10 3 (1.89%) CSS
10 3 (1.89%) HTML
10 3 (1.89%) Middleware
11 2 (1.26%) SAML
12 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (35.85%) Public Cloud
2 28 (17.61%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (11.95%) Private Cloud
4 14 (8.81%) Mobile Computing
5 11 (6.92%) Cloud Native
6 10 (6.29%) Acoustics
6 10 (6.29%) Blog
7 8 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.14%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 92 (57.86%) Linux
2 39 (24.53%) Windows
3 15 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (8.81%) Windows 10
4 14 (8.81%) Windows 7
4 14 (8.81%) Windows 8
4 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) Debian
5 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.23%) DevOps
2 53 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
4 39 (24.53%) Migration
5 38 (23.90%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (22.64%) Presales
7 28 (17.61%) Configuration Management
7 28 (17.61%) Scrum
8 26 (16.35%) Infrastructure as Code
8 26 (16.35%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (15.09%) Break/Fix
9 24 (15.09%) Fintech
9 24 (15.09%) Fraud Detection
9 24 (15.09%) Mentoring
9 24 (15.09%) Network Virtualisation
9 24 (15.09%) Programme Delivery
10 23 (14.47%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (13.84%) Microservices
12 21 (13.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) Python
2 49 (30.82%) JavaScript
3 39 (24.53%) SQL
4 38 (23.90%) Java
5 30 (18.87%) Ruby
6 24 (15.09%) Bash Shell
6 24 (15.09%) Groovy
7 19 (11.95%) C#
8 16 (10.06%) Objective-C
8 16 (10.06%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.40%) C
10 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.26%) C++
12 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) ISEB
2 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 86 (54.09%) Docker
2 16 (10.06%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (32.70%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (31.45%) Terraform
3 48 (30.19%) Kubernetes
4 46 (28.93%) Ansible
5 28 (17.61%) Puppet
6 17 (10.69%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (5.66%) Prometheus
8 6 (3.77%) Graphite
9 4 (2.52%) Salt
10 3 (1.89%) Grafana
10 3 (1.89%) Kibana
10 3 (1.89%) logstash
11 2 (1.26%) Mesos
11 2 (1.26%) rkt
11 2 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 139 (87.42%) IBM
2 63 (39.62%) Google
3 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
4 20 (12.58%) Cloudera
4 20 (12.58%) Hortonworks
4 20 (12.58%) Informatica
4 20 (12.58%) Talend
5 14 (8.81%) Apple
5 14 (8.81%) AVG
6 10 (6.29%) Cisco
6 10 (6.29%) Meraki
7 9 (5.66%) SAP
8 5 (3.14%) Oracle
9 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.52%) VMware
10 3 (1.89%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.26%) HP
11 2 (1.26%) Lotus
11 2 (1.26%) Remedy
11 2 (1.26%) XebiaLabs