Period
to 8 March 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 8 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > London
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 194 284 460
Rank change year-on-year +90 +176 +220
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 496 567 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.75% 1.14% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.19% 2.74% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 457 449 255
Median annual salary £75,000 £87,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £62,250 £53,000
90th Percentile £114,250 £135,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -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 11,847 20,664 25,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.85% 41.38% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9,349 16,175 20,582
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £112,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 8 March 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 8 March 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 +77 85 £85,000 +3.03% 50
South London +32 15 £72,500 +7.41% 2
North London +33 4 £70,000 +16.67% 1
East London +14 3 £70,000 -40.43% 13
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 8 March 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.

1 345 (69.56%) AWS
2 309 (62.30%) DevOps
3 276 (55.65%) Kubernetes
4 266 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (47.58%) Azure
6 223 (44.96%) Docker
7 209 (42.14%) Microservices
8 195 (39.31%) Python
9 192 (38.71%) GCP
10 171 (34.48%) Finance
11 158 (31.85%) Terraform
12 155 (31.25%) Java
13 133 (26.81%) Software Engineering
14 132 (26.61%) Google
15 122 (24.60%) PaaS
16 106 (21.37%) Banking
17 94 (18.95%) JavaScript
18 91 (18.35%) Node.js
19 86 (17.34%) Scrum
20 85 (17.14%) Go
21 82 (16.53%) Ansible
22 80 (16.13%) Linux
23 76 (15.32%) React
24 74 (14.92%) Serverless
25 71 (14.31%) SAP
26 69 (13.91%) TDD
27 66 (13.31%) Git (software)
28 63 (12.70%) Domain-Driven Design
28 63 (12.70%) IaaS
29 61 (12.30%) Infrastructure as Code

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 37 (7.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 34 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (3.43%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.62%) Tornado
5 11 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.21%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.81%) Confluence
9 3 (0.60%) Apache
10 2 (0.40%) Camunda
10 2 (0.40%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 345 (69.56%) AWS
2 236 (47.58%) Azure
3 192 (38.71%) GCP
4 122 (24.60%) PaaS
5 74 (14.92%) Serverless
6 63 (12.70%) IaaS
7 58 (11.69%) SaaS
8 47 (9.48%) Amazon EKS
9 42 (8.47%) AWS Lambda
10 40 (8.06%) OpenShift
11 38 (7.66%) Azure Functions
12 37 (7.46%) IBM Cloud
13 28 (5.65%) Cloud Functions
14 27 (5.44%) Firebase
15 24 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
16 21 (4.23%) Amazon ECS
17 15 (3.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 14 (2.82%) GitHub
19 12 (2.42%) Azure Data Factory
19 12 (2.42%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.23%) Network Security
2 15 (3.02%) DNS
3 6 (1.21%) HTTP
4 3 (0.60%) Internet
5 2 (0.40%) DHCP
5 2 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.20%) LAN
6 1 (0.20%) NAS
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.69%) NoSQL
2 45 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.44%) Redis
5 25 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (4.84%) Big Data
7 18 (3.63%) MySQL
8 16 (3.23%) BigQuery
8 16 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 11 (2.22%) Cosmos DB
11 10 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.61%) SQL Server
13 7 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (0.81%) Cloud Spanner
14 4 (0.81%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.81%) Power BI
15 3 (0.60%) CockroachDB
Development Applications
1 66 (13.31%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.85%) GitLab
4 15 (3.02%) Maven
5 13 (2.62%) JIRA
6 8 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.61%) Gradle
7 5 (1.01%) CircleCI
8 4 (0.81%) Selenium
8 4 (0.81%) Travis CI
8 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.60%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.60%) Spinnaker
9 3 (0.60%) Subversion
9 3 (0.60%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.40%) Postman
10 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 171 (34.48%) Finance
2 106 (21.37%) Banking
3 54 (10.89%) Public Sector
4 52 (10.48%) Manufacturing
5 47 (9.48%) Retail
6 41 (8.27%) Games
7 36 (7.26%) Telecoms
8 25 (5.04%) Automotive
8 25 (5.04%) Marketing
9 22 (4.44%) Electronics
10 10 (2.02%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.81%) Front Office
12 3 (0.60%) Advertising
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.40%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) International Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (23.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 104 (20.97%) Architect
3 83 (16.73%) Developer
4 57 (11.49%) AWS DevOps
5 54 (10.89%) Software Engineer
6 51 (10.28%) Cloud Architect
7 42 (8.47%) AWS Architect
8 41 (8.27%) AWS Engineer
9 37 (7.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 34 (6.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 32 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
12 31 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (5.85%) Senior DevOps
14 28 (5.65%) Cloud Native Architect
15 26 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
16 25 (5.04%) Azure Engineer
17 24 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 24 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
18 23 (4.64%) Azure Architect
19 22 (4.44%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (18.35%) Node.js
2 76 (15.32%) React
3 54 (10.89%) Spring Boot
4 53 (10.69%) AngularJS
4 53 (10.69%) Kafka
5 52 (10.48%) .NET
6 50 (10.08%) Spring
7 36 (7.26%) Web Services
8 30 (6.05%) CSS
8 30 (6.05%) HTML
9 29 (5.85%) HTML5
10 28 (5.65%) CSS3
10 28 (5.65%) Serverless Framework
11 27 (5.44%) AWS Amplify
11 27 (5.44%) Ember.js
12 24 (4.84%) .NET Core
13 20 (4.03%) Java EE
13 20 (4.03%) REST
13 20 (4.03%) Spring Cloud
14 15 (3.02%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (8.06%) Public Cloud
3 33 (6.65%) Mobile App
4 26 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (4.23%) Algorithms
6 20 (4.03%) Data Structures
7 16 (3.23%) Blog
8 10 (2.02%) PKI
9 9 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.41%) FMCG
11 7 (1.41%) User Experience
12 6 (1.21%) Social Media
12 6 (1.21%) Social Network
13 5 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.60%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 80 (16.13%) Linux
2 18 (3.63%) Unix
3 17 (3.43%) Windows
4 5 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.40%) Android
5 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.20%) CentOS
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) VMS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (62.30%) DevOps
2 266 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (42.14%) Microservices
4 133 (26.81%) Software Engineering
5 86 (17.34%) Scrum
6 69 (13.91%) TDD
7 63 (12.70%) Domain-Driven Design
8 61 (12.30%) Infrastructure as Code
9 59 (11.90%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 55 (11.09%) DevSecOps
11 52 (10.48%) Thought Leadership
12 50 (10.08%) Re-Platforming
13 48 (9.68%) BDD
13 48 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (8.87%) Open Source
15 43 (8.67%) Fintech
15 43 (8.67%) Machine Learning
16 41 (8.27%) Data Science
17 39 (7.86%) Test Automation
18 38 (7.66%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 195 (39.31%) Python
2 155 (31.25%) Java
3 94 (18.95%) JavaScript
4 85 (17.14%) Go
5 60 (12.10%) Bash Shell
6 47 (9.48%) SQL
7 38 (7.66%) C++
8 35 (7.06%) C#
9 28 (5.65%) TypeScript
10 26 (5.24%) Rust
11 25 (5.04%) Scala
12 20 (4.03%) Ruby
13 16 (3.23%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.42%) Java 8
15 11 (2.22%) C
16 4 (0.81%) Kotlin
16 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.60%) F#
18 2 (0.40%) ES6
18 2 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (4.84%) Degree
2 15 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.01%) CCNA
6 4 (0.81%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.81%) CISSP
7 3 (0.60%) CISM
7 3 (0.60%) CRISC
8 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.20%) CEH
9 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) GPEN
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) OSCE
9 1 (0.20%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.42%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) NIST
3 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.60%) GDPR
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 223 (44.96%) Docker
2 7 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 276 (55.65%) Kubernetes
2 158 (31.85%) Terraform
3 82 (16.53%) Ansible
4 36 (7.26%) Prometheus
4 36 (7.26%) Puppet
5 33 (6.65%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (4.84%) Grafana
7 17 (3.43%) Istio
8 10 (2.02%) Nagios
9 8 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.60%) Kibana
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.40%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.20%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.20%) Knative
12 1 (0.20%) Mesos
12 1 (0.20%) Packer
12 1 (0.20%) Salt
12 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 132 (26.61%) Google
2 71 (14.31%) SAP
3 55 (11.09%) Microsoft
4 45 (9.07%) Red Hat
5 41 (8.27%) IBM
6 13 (2.62%) Dynatrace
7 12 (2.42%) VMware
8 11 (2.22%) Adobe
8 11 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.02%) hybris
10 9 (1.81%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.81%) New Relic
11 7 (1.41%) Oracle
12 5 (1.01%) Cisco
13 4 (0.81%) AlienVault
13 4 (0.81%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.81%) Juniper
13 4 (0.81%) Palo Alto
14 3 (0.60%) Databricks
14 3 (0.60%) Guidewire