Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > London
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 257 381
Rank change year-on-year +72 +124 +262
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 746 440 435
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.96% 1.26% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.80% 3.33% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 497 302 312
10th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% -
75th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £105,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £120,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +3.45%

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 15,535 13,211 21,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.83% 37.94% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,883 10,546 16,773
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +5.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +5.26%

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 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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
Central London +16 80 £85,000 +17.24% 50
South London +24 28 £75,000 +25.00% 2
West London +11 8 £63,750 -15.00% 10
North London - 1 £70,000 - 1
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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.

1 492 (65.95%) AWS
2 433 (58.04%) DevOps
3 387 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (50.80%) Kubernetes
5 353 (47.32%) Azure
6 296 (39.68%) Microservices
7 268 (35.92%) Docker
8 260 (34.85%) GCP
9 239 (32.04%) Finance
10 233 (31.23%) Python
11 226 (30.29%) Java
12 220 (29.49%) Software Engineering
13 207 (27.75%) Terraform
14 148 (19.84%) PaaS
15 133 (17.83%) Kafka
16 132 (17.69%) JavaScript
16 132 (17.69%) Google
17 112 (15.01%) SaaS
18 107 (14.34%) Banking
18 107 (14.34%) Microsoft
18 107 (14.34%) Go
19 106 (14.21%) Infrastructure as Code
19 106 (14.21%) .NET
20 103 (13.81%) Scrum
20 103 (13.81%) Degree
21 102 (13.67%) IaaS
22 100 (13.40%) Social Skills
22 100 (13.40%) React
23 96 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
24 94 (12.60%) Node.js

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 30 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (2.01%) IIS
4 8 (1.07%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.07%) CMS
4 8 (1.07%) Headless CMS
5 7 (0.94%) Confluence
6 5 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.27%) Apache
7 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.13%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (1.07%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.27%) Revit
3 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 492 (65.95%) AWS
2 353 (47.32%) Azure
3 260 (34.85%) GCP
4 148 (19.84%) PaaS
5 112 (15.01%) SaaS
6 102 (13.67%) IaaS
7 87 (11.66%) Serverless
8 51 (6.84%) Amazon EKS
9 47 (6.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 36 (4.83%) AWS Lambda
10 36 (4.83%) Datadog
11 32 (4.29%) GitHub
12 31 (4.16%) OpenShift
13 25 (3.35%) Azure Functions
14 23 (3.08%) Cloud Functions
15 22 (2.95%) Firebase
15 22 (2.95%) Power Platform
16 21 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
17 19 (2.55%) Microsoft 365
18 18 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.47%) Network Security
2 6 (0.80%) Firewall
2 6 (0.80%) HTTP
3 5 (0.67%) DNS
3 5 (0.67%) Internet
4 4 (0.54%) AMQP
4 4 (0.54%) Broadband
4 4 (0.54%) VPN
5 3 (0.40%) DHCP
5 3 (0.40%) SAN
6 2 (0.27%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.13%) DMZ
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) ICMP
7 1 (0.13%) LAN
7 1 (0.13%) NAS
7 1 (0.13%) SNMP
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
2 75 (10.05%) NoSQL
3 55 (7.37%) Big Data
4 51 (6.84%) Redis
5 42 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 34 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 33 (4.42%) MySQL
8 32 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 26 (3.49%) BigQuery
10 25 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (3.35%) SQL Server
11 15 (2.01%) Data Lake
11 15 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (2.01%) Event Store
12 11 (1.47%) GIS
13 9 (1.21%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (0.94%) OLTP
16 5 (0.67%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 50 (6.70%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.23%) GitLab
4 36 (4.83%) TeamCity
5 29 (3.89%) Gradle
6 20 (2.68%) Travis CI
7 18 (2.41%) CircleCI
7 18 (2.41%) JIRA
7 18 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.74%) Spinnaker
9 8 (1.07%) JUnit
9 8 (1.07%) Mockito
10 7 (0.94%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.67%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.54%) Capybara
13 4 (0.54%) Maven
13 4 (0.54%) Pivotal Tracker
13 4 (0.54%) RSpec
14 3 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 239 (32.04%) Finance
2 107 (14.34%) Banking
3 100 (13.40%) Social Skills
4 62 (8.31%) Manufacturing
5 59 (7.91%) Public Sector
6 54 (7.24%) Games
7 48 (6.43%) Marketing
8 39 (5.23%) Telecoms
9 37 (4.96%) Retail
10 36 (4.83%) Electronics
11 23 (3.08%) Advertising
12 22 (2.95%) Automotive
13 19 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
14 13 (1.74%) Public Speaking
15 10 (1.34%) Influencing Skills
16 8 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (0.94%) Front Office
18 6 (0.80%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.67%) Law
20 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (23.86%) Architect
2 111 (14.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 104 (13.94%) Software Engineer
4 86 (11.53%) Developer
5 62 (8.31%) Cloud Engineer
6 60 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
7 57 (7.64%) Cloud Architect
8 53 (7.10%) Azure Engineer
9 49 (6.57%) Consultant
10 36 (4.83%) AWS DevOps
10 36 (4.83%) Senior Developer
10 36 (4.83%) Senior DevOps
10 36 (4.83%) Senior Software Engineer
11 35 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
12 34 (4.56%) Senior Architect
13 32 (4.29%) AWS Architect
13 32 (4.29%) Azure Architect
13 32 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 30 (4.02%) Principal Engineer
15 29 (3.89%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (17.83%) Kafka
2 106 (14.21%) .NET
3 100 (13.40%) React
4 94 (12.60%) Node.js
5 76 (10.19%) AngularJS
6 58 (7.77%) .NET Core
7 52 (6.97%) Spring
8 48 (6.43%) Spring Boot
9 44 (5.90%) Web Services
10 40 (5.36%) CSS
11 39 (5.23%) gRPC
11 39 (5.23%) REST
12 34 (4.56%) HTML
13 29 (3.89%) HTML5
14 28 (3.75%) RESTful
15 25 (3.35%) Ember.js
16 23 (3.08%) Serverless Framework
17 22 (2.95%) AWS Amplify
17 22 (2.95%) CSS3
18 21 (2.82%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.05%) Public Cloud
2 66 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 41 (5.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 38 (5.09%) Blog
6 29 (3.89%) Virtual Team
7 28 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (3.62%) Mobile Banking
9 24 (3.22%) User Experience
10 21 (2.82%) Data Centre
11 19 (2.55%) Digital Media
12 14 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.21%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.94%) BBC
15 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.80%) Social Media
17 5 (0.67%) Credit Risk
17 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
17 5 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (12.33%) Linux
2 30 (4.02%) Windows
3 26 (3.49%) Unix
4 8 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.94%) Android
5 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.54%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.40%) Debian
7 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.27%) CentOS
8 2 (0.27%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.27%) VMS
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (58.04%) DevOps
2 387 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (39.68%) Microservices
4 220 (29.49%) Software Engineering
5 106 (14.21%) Infrastructure as Code
6 103 (13.81%) Scrum
7 83 (11.13%) Mentoring
8 80 (10.72%) Open Source
9 79 (10.59%) Fintech
10 78 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
11 77 (10.32%) Observability
12 75 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 72 (9.65%) Artificial Intelligence
14 68 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (8.71%) SDLC
16 62 (8.31%) Test Automation
17 61 (8.18%) TDD
18 59 (7.91%) Computer Science
18 59 (7.91%) Migration
19 58 (7.77%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 233 (31.23%) Python
2 226 (30.29%) Java
3 132 (17.69%) JavaScript
4 107 (14.34%) Go
5 93 (12.47%) C#
6 80 (10.72%) TypeScript
7 65 (8.71%) SQL
8 51 (6.84%) Bash Shell
9 46 (6.17%) C++
10 36 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 32 (4.29%) Rust
12 30 (4.02%) Ruby
13 25 (3.35%) Kotlin
14 18 (2.41%) Scala
15 13 (1.74%) C
16 11 (1.47%) Java 8
17 9 (1.21%) F#
18 7 (0.94%) R
19 4 (0.54%) PHP
19 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 103 (13.81%) Degree
2 26 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.74%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.80%) CISSP
6 6 (0.80%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.27%) CEH
7 2 (0.27%) CISA
7 2 (0.27%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.27%) GIAC
7 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CISM
8 1 (0.13%) CRISC
8 1 (0.13%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.13%) ISSEP
8 1 (0.13%) OSCP
8 1 (0.13%) PhD
8 1 (0.13%) PMP
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.95%) Accessibility
2 19 (2.55%) GDPR
3 17 (2.28%) NIST
4 16 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (2.01%) QA
6 4 (0.54%) Basel III
6 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) SLA
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.13%) SOC 2
System Software
1 268 (35.92%) Docker
2 43 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.94%) ISA Server
6 5 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.40%) KVM
9 2 (0.27%) HDFS
9 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.27%) vSphere
9 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.13%) Ceph
10 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 379 (50.80%) Kubernetes
2 207 (27.75%) Terraform
3 83 (11.13%) Ansible
4 60 (8.04%) Prometheus
5 48 (6.43%) Puppet
6 44 (5.90%) Grafana
6 44 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (2.14%) Nagios
8 15 (2.01%) SCCM
9 14 (1.88%) Consul
10 11 (1.47%) Sysdig
11 9 (1.21%) Mesos
12 8 (1.07%) Istio
12 8 (1.07%) Kibana
12 8 (1.07%) Kustomize
13 6 (0.80%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (0.67%) AirWatch
14 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.40%) Graphite
15 3 (0.40%) Opsview
Vendors
1 132 (17.69%) Google
2 107 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.77%) SAP
4 26 (3.49%) IBM
5 22 (2.95%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.82%) VMware
7 19 (2.55%) PagerDuty
8 13 (1.74%) CyberArk
8 13 (1.74%) ForgeRock
9 9 (1.21%) Databricks
10 8 (1.07%) Adobe
10 8 (1.07%) Citrix
10 8 (1.07%) Oracle
11 7 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.80%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.80%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.80%) Pega
12 6 (0.80%) Spotify
13 5 (0.67%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.40%) Confluent