Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 231 198
Rank change year-on-year -6 -33 +78
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 43 58 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.78% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.69% 6.03% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 44
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +50.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £38,750 £34,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69% +32.65%

Cloud Computing 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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,600 962 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.47% 12.94% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 855 568
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £25,263
90th Percentile £68,075 £66,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Stockport - 12 £62,500 - 2
Altrincham - 1 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (39.53%) DevOps
3 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
4 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.88%) HTML5
5 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
5 15 (34.88%) Degree
5 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) PHP
6 14 (32.56%) CSS
6 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 14 (32.56%) Linux
6 14 (32.56%) TDD
7 13 (30.23%) Scrum
7 13 (30.23%) Java
7 13 (30.23%) HTTP
7 13 (30.23%) Docker
8 12 (27.91%) RESTful
8 12 (27.91%) Coaching
8 12 (27.91%) MySQL
8 12 (27.91%) OOP
8 12 (27.91%) OO
8 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (27.91%) QA
9 11 (25.58%) Spring

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (9.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (23.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 9 (20.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (20.93%) SaaS
5 6 (13.95%) IaaS
6 5 (11.63%) PaaS
7 4 (9.30%) GitHub
8 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (6.98%) G Suite
8 3 (6.98%) Office 365
8 3 (6.98%) Serverless
9 2 (4.65%) Google App Engine
10 1 (2.33%) Bluemix
10 1 (2.33%) Heroku
10 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) HTTP
2 4 (9.30%) DHCP
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 3 (6.98%) FTP
3 3 (6.98%) IPsec
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) MySQL
2 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 10 (23.26%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Codeception
2 2 (4.65%) gulp
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) PHPUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.33%) Babel
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) PostCSS
3 1 (2.33%) Spock
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Java Architect
2 10 (23.26%) PHP Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Technical Architect
3 8 (18.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Applications Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Java Applications Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Java Technical Architect
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Technical Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Application Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
1 15 (34.88%) HTML5
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
3 12 (27.91%) RESTful
4 11 (25.58%) CSS3
4 11 (25.58%) Spring
4 11 (25.58%) Spring Boot
4 11 (25.58%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) JSON
5 10 (23.26%) Middleware
5 10 (23.26%) Polymer
5 10 (23.26%) REST
5 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (23.26%) SOAP
5 10 (23.26%) Spring MVC
5 10 (23.26%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) XSL
6 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.95%) .NET
8 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) DevOps
2 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
3 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
4 14 (32.56%) TDD
5 13 (30.23%) Scrum
6 12 (27.91%) Coaching
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (27.91%) OO
6 12 (27.91%) OOP
7 11 (25.58%) MVC
7 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (25.58%) SOA
8 10 (23.26%) Kanban
8 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (23.26%) Open Source
8 10 (23.26%) OWASP
8 10 (23.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 14 (32.56%) PHP
3 13 (30.23%) Java
4 10 (23.26%) Go
4 10 (23.26%) Python
4 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.65%) GraphQL
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (23.26%) Master's Degree
4 6 (13.95%) MCSE
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) RHCT
6 1 (2.33%) CEH
6 1 (2.33%) MBCS
6 1 (2.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
2 10 (23.26%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
4 2 (4.65%) GCP
5 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) Ansible
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) Salt
2 3 (6.98%) Terraform
3 2 (4.65%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Google
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Telerik