Period
to 24 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 165 197 306
Rank change year-on-year +32 +109 +173
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 1,140 414 542
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.25% 1.74% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.14% 4.50% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 635 338 370
10th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £60,000
25th Percentile £73,750 £61,250 £70,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £75,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +9.68%
75th Percentile £105,000 £94,750 £105,000
90th Percentile £124,500 £125,375 £122,500
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,166 9,197 19,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.67% 38.60% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,475 7,757 15,483
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,630 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £117,500 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in London

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in London.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in London

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in London

Cloud Native
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Native within the London region over the 6 months to 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +17 141 £92,500 +12.12% 74
West London - 49 £75,000 - 12
South London -2 24 £77,500 +6.90% 2
East London -31 11 £75,000 +7.14% 9
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 701 (61.49%) AWS
2 634 (55.61%) DevOps
3 546 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
4 521 (45.70%) Azure
5 512 (44.91%) Kubernetes
6 500 (43.86%) CI/CD
7 451 (39.56%) Microservices
8 429 (37.63%) Docker
9 392 (34.39%) Java
10 333 (29.21%) GCP
11 310 (27.19%) Python
12 290 (25.44%) Terraform
13 288 (25.26%) Software Engineering
14 261 (22.89%) JavaScript
15 235 (20.61%) Serverless
16 229 (20.09%) Finance
17 211 (18.51%) Node.js
18 203 (17.81%) React
19 202 (17.72%) SaaS
20 199 (17.46%) Degree
21 191 (16.75%) Social Skills
22 185 (16.23%) Kafka
23 184 (16.14%) Computer Science
24 176 (15.44%) Infrastructure as Code
25 175 (15.35%) PaaS
26 166 (14.56%) Scrum
26 166 (14.56%) TDD
26 166 (14.56%) SDLC
27 165 (14.47%) Mentoring
28 161 (14.12%) Full Stack Development

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 48 (4.21%) Apache Spark
2 41 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (2.89%) IIS
4 23 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (1.58%) Apache Airflow
6 15 (1.32%) Confluence
7 14 (1.23%) Apache
8 13 (1.14%) CMS
8 13 (1.14%) Ethereum
9 12 (1.05%) Camunda
10 11 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.70%) Hyperledger
11 8 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.70%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.53%) Jetty
12 6 (0.53%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.44%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.44%) nginx
13 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (0.79%) InVision
2 3 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.26%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Distributed Ledger
1 8 (0.70%) R3 Corda
2 5 (0.44%) Magento
3 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.088%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.088%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 701 (61.49%) AWS
2 521 (45.70%) Azure
3 333 (29.21%) GCP
4 235 (20.61%) Serverless
5 202 (17.72%) SaaS
6 175 (15.35%) PaaS
7 132 (11.58%) GitHub
8 126 (11.05%) IaaS
9 80 (7.02%) OpenShift
10 73 (6.40%) Amazon EKS
11 63 (5.53%) AWS Lambda
12 60 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
13 47 (4.12%) Amazon S3
14 46 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 35 (3.07%) Azure Functions
16 30 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 25 (2.19%) Azure Service Bus
18 22 (1.93%) npm
19 21 (1.84%) Amazon GuardDuty
20 20 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.25%) Firewall
2 28 (2.46%) Network Security
3 13 (1.14%) Wireless
4 12 (1.05%) Broadband
4 12 (1.05%) VPN
4 12 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (0.96%) Bluetooth
5 11 (0.96%) DNS
5 11 (0.96%) NFC
5 11 (0.96%) ZigBee
6 9 (0.79%) HTTP
6 9 (0.79%) Internet
7 8 (0.70%) SD-WAN
8 6 (0.53%) Intranet
8 6 (0.53%) WAN
9 4 (0.35%) SAN
10 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.18%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.84%) Big Data
2 133 (11.67%) NoSQL
3 104 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (6.32%) Redis
5 64 (5.61%) SQL Server
6 49 (4.30%) MySQL
7 37 (3.25%) BigQuery
8 36 (3.16%) MongoDB
9 30 (2.63%) Blockchain
10 28 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (2.46%) Data Lake
10 28 (2.46%) Relational Database
11 27 (2.37%) Amazon Aurora
12 24 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 24 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
13 16 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.40%) Hadoop
14 15 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (1.32%) Dremio
15 11 (0.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 156 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 154 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 92 (8.07%) TeamCity
4 66 (5.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 48 (4.21%) GitLab
6 47 (4.12%) Gradle
7 34 (2.98%) JIRA
8 31 (2.72%) Cypress.io
9 27 (2.37%) JUnit
10 22 (1.93%) CircleCI
10 22 (1.93%) Mocha
11 21 (1.84%) Burp Suite
11 21 (1.84%) Maven
11 21 (1.84%) RSpec
12 20 (1.75%) Vagrant
13 16 (1.40%) Capybara
13 16 (1.40%) Pivotal Tracker
14 15 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.32%) WebDriver
15 14 (1.23%) Jasmine
General
1 229 (20.09%) Finance
2 191 (16.75%) Social Skills
3 88 (7.72%) Banking
4 78 (6.84%) Retail
5 55 (4.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 48 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (3.16%) Games
8 25 (2.19%) Back Office
9 23 (2.02%) Public Sector
10 22 (1.93%) Presentation Skills
11 18 (1.58%) Advertising
12 14 (1.23%) Publishing
13 13 (1.14%) Influencing Skills
14 11 (0.96%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.88%) Automotive
15 10 (0.88%) Front Office
16 9 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
17 8 (0.70%) Marketing
17 8 (0.70%) Retail Finance
17 8 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (27.11%) Architect
2 161 (14.12%) Developer
3 145 (12.72%) Software Engineer
4 124 (10.88%) Cloud Architect
5 110 (9.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 102 (8.95%) Cloud Engineer
7 96 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
8 72 (6.32%) Java Engineer
9 71 (6.23%) Azure Architect
10 55 (4.82%) AWS Engineer
11 46 (4.04%) Senior DevOps
11 46 (4.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 44 (3.86%) Security Engineer
13 43 (3.77%) Java Developer
14 41 (3.60%) Platform Engineer
15 39 (3.42%) Senior Developer
16 37 (3.25%) Cloud Native Architect
16 37 (3.25%) Principal Engineer
16 37 (3.25%) Senior Software Engineer
17 36 (3.16%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (18.51%) Node.js
2 203 (17.81%) React
3 185 (16.23%) Kafka
4 120 (10.53%) .NET
5 92 (8.07%) Spring
6 72 (6.32%) Spring Boot
7 70 (6.14%) REST
8 62 (5.44%) RESTful
9 53 (4.65%) gRPC
10 52 (4.56%) .NET Core
11 45 (3.95%) AngularJS
12 42 (3.68%) CSS
13 40 (3.51%) HTML
14 38 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
14 38 (3.33%) Web Services
15 37 (3.25%) ARM Templates
16 35 (3.07%) GraphQL
16 35 (3.07%) JSON
17 32 (2.81%) Vue.js
18 28 (2.46%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 144 (12.63%) Public Cloud
2 103 (9.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 55 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
4 45 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
5 44 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 30 (2.63%) Blog
7 30 (2.63%) User Experience
8 29 (2.54%) Enterprise Cloud
9 24 (2.11%) Equities
10 22 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.58%) Social Media
13 17 (1.49%) Private Cloud
13 17 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
14 16 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 15 (1.32%) Algorithms
16 14 (1.23%) e-Learning
17 13 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 10 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 109 (9.56%) Linux
2 55 (4.82%) Unix
3 24 (2.11%) Android
4 19 (1.67%) Windows
5 17 (1.49%) Kali Linux
6 13 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.96%) VMS
8 7 (0.61%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.088%) CentOS
10 1 (0.088%) Debian
10 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (55.61%) DevOps
2 546 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 500 (43.86%) CI/CD
4 451 (39.56%) Microservices
5 288 (25.26%) Software Engineering
6 184 (16.14%) Computer Science
7 176 (15.44%) Infrastructure as Code
8 166 (14.56%) Scrum
8 166 (14.56%) SDLC
8 166 (14.56%) TDD
9 165 (14.47%) Mentoring
10 161 (14.12%) Full Stack Development
11 159 (13.95%) Test Automation
12 153 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
13 133 (11.67%) Migration
14 129 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
15 122 (10.70%) Clean Code
16 115 (10.09%) Thought Leadership
17 107 (9.39%) Analytics
18 106 (9.30%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 392 (34.39%) Java
2 310 (27.19%) Python
3 261 (22.89%) JavaScript
4 148 (12.98%) SQL
5 139 (12.19%) C#
6 127 (11.14%) TypeScript
7 107 (9.39%) PowerShell
8 98 (8.60%) Go
9 60 (5.26%) Bash
9 60 (5.26%) Scala
10 43 (3.77%) Groovy
11 36 (3.16%) Ruby
12 34 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 29 (2.54%) C++
14 23 (2.02%) Kotlin
15 21 (1.84%) C
16 19 (1.67%) R
17 16 (1.40%) ES6
18 13 (1.14%) PHP
19 12 (1.05%) Rust
Qualifications
1 199 (17.46%) Degree
2 58 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 44 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 36 (3.16%) AWS Certification
6 22 (1.93%) Master's Degree
7 20 (1.75%) CISSP
8 9 (0.79%) GIAC
9 8 (0.70%) OSCP
10 7 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 7 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.53%) CCSP
12 4 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.26%) CISM
13 3 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.18%) CEH
14 2 (0.18%) CISA
14 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.91%) QA
2 38 (3.33%) Accessibility
3 21 (1.84%) GDPR
4 19 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.70%) EMIR
6 8 (0.70%) MiFID
7 7 (0.61%) NIST
8 6 (0.53%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.44%) SOC 2
10 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.18%) GRC
10 2 (0.18%) NCSC
11 1 (0.088%) COBIT
System Software
1 429 (37.63%) Docker
2 44 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.18%) Ceph
8 2 (0.18%) KVM
9 1 (0.088%) Firmware
9 1 (0.088%) StorNext
9 1 (0.088%) vSphere
9 1 (0.088%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 512 (44.91%) Kubernetes
2 290 (25.44%) Terraform
3 125 (10.96%) Ansible
4 100 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (8.51%) Puppet
6 49 (4.30%) SCCM
7 40 (3.51%) Prometheus
8 26 (2.28%) Grafana
9 22 (1.93%) Istio
10 15 (1.32%) Consul
10 15 (1.32%) Rancher
11 11 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.61%) Packer
13 6 (0.53%) Kibana
14 5 (0.44%) logstash
14 5 (0.44%) Salt
15 4 (0.35%) HP Fortify
15 4 (0.35%) Mesos
16 3 (0.26%) AirWatch
16 3 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 129 (11.32%) Google
2 87 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.54%) VMware
4 28 (2.46%) Oracle
5 27 (2.37%) Red Hat
6 25 (2.19%) SAP
7 17 (1.49%) IBM
8 16 (1.40%) Cognizant
9 14 (1.23%) MuleSoft
10 11 (0.96%) Databricks
11 9 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.70%) hybris
12 8 (0.70%) Splunk
13 6 (0.53%) Adobe
13 6 (0.53%) ForgeRock
13 6 (0.53%) PagerDuty
13 6 (0.53%) Spotify
13 6 (0.53%) Teradata
13 6 (0.53%) Zend
14 5 (0.44%) Veracode