Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 866 1053 1059
Rank change year-on-year +187 +6 +117
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 255 118 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.070% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 0.36% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 206 94 112
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £27,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £130,000 £127,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £75,000
% change year-on-year +5.66% -11.67% +25.00%

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 36,720 32,395 23,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.74% 19.25% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29,616 27,013 19,718
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +160 166 £80,000 +3.23% 2
South East +52 37 £62,500 +19.05% 5
North of England +59 25 £65,000 +8.33% 2
North West +35 21 £65,000 -
Midlands +28 19 £60,000 +90.48% 3
West Midlands +3 12 £58,750 +86.51% 2
East Midlands - 7 £90,000 - 1
South West +11 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +38 4 £53,750 -10.42% 2
IBM Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 230 (90.20%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 197 (77.25%) IBM
4 161 (63.14%) Java
5 151 (59.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 147 (57.65%) Docker
7 144 (56.47%) Google
8 134 (52.55%) DevOps
9 115 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (41.96%) Kubernetes
11 100 (39.22%) PaaS
12 97 (38.04%) Microservices
13 88 (34.51%) Spring
14 77 (30.20%) Python
15 75 (29.41%) OpenShift
16 72 (28.24%) Ansible
17 71 (27.84%) Cloud Foundry
17 71 (27.84%) Red Hat
17 71 (27.84%) Scrum
18 70 (27.45%) Spring Boot
19 69 (27.06%) Cloud Native
20 65 (25.49%) Linux
21 64 (25.10%) Java EE
22 61 (23.92%) Puppet
23 59 (23.14%) Node.js
24 58 (22.75%) Opscode Chef
25 56 (21.96%) JavaScript
26 52 (20.39%) C#
26 52 (20.39%) The Twelve-Factor App
27 51 (20.00%) Re-Platforming

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 71 (27.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 46 (18.04%) WebSphere
3 45 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 45 (17.65%) WebLogic
4 21 (8.24%) Apache Spark
5 14 (5.49%) Hyperledger
6 12 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (4.71%) Ethereum
7 5 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.57%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.78%) Apache
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.78%) IIS
9 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.78%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) CICS
10 1 (0.39%) Confluence
10 1 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (3.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.57%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 230 (90.20%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 151 (59.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 100 (39.22%) PaaS
5 75 (29.41%) OpenShift
6 48 (18.82%) SaaS
7 35 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (9.80%) Serverless
9 22 (8.63%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (8.24%) npm
11 19 (7.45%) Amazon S3
11 19 (7.45%) IaaS
12 17 (6.67%) SoftLayer
13 14 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (3.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (3.92%) AWS CodePipeline
14 10 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (3.92%) CloudFront
15 9 (3.53%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.14%) Firewall
2 5 (1.96%) SAN
3 4 (1.57%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.57%) WAN
4 3 (1.18%) LAN
5 2 (0.78%) BGP
5 2 (0.78%) DHCP
5 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) FTP
5 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.78%) SMTP
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.78%) VPN
5 2 (0.78%) Wireless
5 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.94%) Big Data
2 29 (11.37%) NoSQL
3 20 (7.84%) Hadoop
4 15 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.49%) Blockchain
6 13 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.92%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.14%) RethinkDB
10 7 (2.75%) BigQuery
10 7 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (2.75%) Star Schema
11 6 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.35%) Hazelcast
11 6 (2.35%) SQL Server
12 5 (1.96%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (1.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (10.59%) gulp
1 27 (10.59%) Jenkins
2 26 (10.20%) webpack
3 21 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 21 (8.24%) Babel
4 16 (6.27%) Travis CI
5 8 (3.14%) JIRA
6 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.75%) Mocha
7 6 (2.35%) Maven
8 5 (1.96%) Ant
8 5 (1.96%) Gradle
8 5 (1.96%) JUnit
8 5 (1.96%) Mockito
8 5 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.57%) CA Release Automation
10 3 (1.18%) GitLab
11 2 (0.78%) CF BOSH
General
1 49 (19.22%) Finance
2 14 (5.49%) Banking
3 11 (4.31%) Retail
4 7 (2.75%) Electronics
4 7 (2.75%) Legal
5 3 (1.18%) Back Office
5 3 (1.18%) Games
6 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (36.47%) Architect
2 72 (28.24%) Cloud Architect
3 47 (18.43%) Developer
4 42 (16.47%) AWS Architect
5 38 (14.90%) Cloud Native Architect
6 35 (13.73%) Java Architect
7 34 (13.33%) Technical Architect
8 32 (12.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 31 (12.16%) Cloud Developer
9 31 (12.16%) Java Technical Architect
10 30 (11.76%) Software Engineer
11 27 (10.59%) Senior Software Engineer
12 26 (10.20%) Java Developer
13 22 (8.63%) Azure Architect
14 15 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
15 14 (5.49%) AWS Developer
15 14 (5.49%) DevOps Developer
15 14 (5.49%) Java Developer - Fintech
15 14 (5.49%) Senior Architect
16 13 (5.10%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (34.51%) Spring
2 70 (27.45%) Spring Boot
3 64 (25.10%) Java EE
4 59 (23.14%) Node.js
5 40 (15.69%) Spring Cloud
6 38 (14.90%) AngularJS
7 33 (12.94%) RESTful
8 32 (12.55%) .NET
8 32 (12.55%) Web Services
9 28 (10.98%) React
10 21 (8.24%) CSS
10 21 (8.24%) Elastic Stack
10 21 (8.24%) HTML
11 17 (6.67%) SOAP
12 16 (6.27%) Middleware
12 16 (6.27%) REST
12 16 (6.27%) Sensu
13 14 (5.49%) HTML5
14 11 (4.31%) Hibernate
15 9 (3.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.06%) Cloud Native
2 48 (18.82%) Fintech
3 39 (15.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 28 (10.98%) Public Cloud
5 25 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (7.84%) Data Centre
7 17 (6.67%) Blog
7 17 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (4.71%) Private Cloud
10 9 (3.53%) Robotics
11 8 (3.14%) Mobile App
11 8 (3.14%) Virtual Team
12 7 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (2.75%) Spread Betting
12 7 (2.75%) Tandem
13 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.57%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (25.49%) Linux
2 33 (12.94%) Windows
3 16 (6.27%) Unix
4 13 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.92%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.92%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) CentOS
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (52.55%) DevOps
2 115 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (38.04%) Microservices
4 71 (27.84%) Scrum
5 52 (20.39%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 51 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 51 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
7 48 (18.82%) Thought Leadership
8 44 (17.25%) Configuration Management
9 40 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (15.29%) Software Engineering
11 33 (12.94%) Computer Science
12 30 (11.76%) Analytics
13 26 (10.20%) Migration
14 23 (9.02%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (9.02%) TDD
15 21 (8.24%) Artificial Intelligence
15 21 (8.24%) Open Source
16 20 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (7.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 161 (63.14%) Java
2 77 (30.20%) Python
3 56 (21.96%) JavaScript
4 52 (20.39%) C#
5 34 (13.33%) SQL
6 32 (12.55%) Java 8
7 28 (10.98%) Go
8 26 (10.20%) TypeScript
9 21 (8.24%) Objective-C
10 19 (7.45%) Ruby
11 12 (4.71%) C++
12 8 (3.14%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.75%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.75%) Perl
14 6 (2.35%) Scala
15 5 (1.96%) ES6
15 5 (1.96%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.57%) Solidity
17 2 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (17.25%) Degree
2 21 (8.24%) Master's Degree
3 14 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.53%) ISEB
4 9 (3.53%) MCSE
4 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.14%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.39%) MCSA
10 1 (0.39%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 147 (57.65%) Docker
2 18 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.27%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.18%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.18%) vSphere
6 2 (0.78%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 107 (41.96%) Kubernetes
2 72 (28.24%) Ansible
3 61 (23.92%) Puppet
4 58 (22.75%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (12.55%) Terraform
6 16 (6.27%) Graphite
6 16 (6.27%) Prometheus
7 13 (5.10%) Salt
8 10 (3.92%) Mesos
8 10 (3.92%) rkt
8 10 (3.92%) vRealize
9 9 (3.53%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.57%) Automic
11 3 (1.18%) Grafana
11 3 (1.18%) Graylog
11 3 (1.18%) Nagios
12 1 (0.39%) CASB
12 1 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 197 (77.25%) IBM
2 144 (56.47%) Google
3 71 (27.84%) Red Hat
4 43 (16.86%) SAP
5 37 (14.51%) Microsoft
6 32 (12.55%) VMware
7 18 (7.06%) Oracle
8 14 (5.49%) Cisco
9 13 (5.10%) Cloudera
9 13 (5.10%) Rackspace
10 10 (3.92%) Dell
10 10 (3.92%) Splunk
11 9 (3.53%) Remedy
12 8 (3.14%) EMC
13 7 (2.75%) MapR
13 7 (2.75%) Talend
14 6 (2.35%) Hortonworks
14 6 (2.35%) Informatica
15 5 (1.96%) RightScale
16 4 (1.57%) GigaSpaces