Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 245 229
Rank change year-on-year +78 -16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 131 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.82% 0.63% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.20% 3.04% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109 36 41
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £31,830 £24,875 £38,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £75,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +23.53%

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 1,820 1,643 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.33% 20.85% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,531 1,449 841
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 12 December 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 12 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
Stockport +20 7 £55,000 -12.00%
Rochdale - 6 £70,000 -
Cheadle +8 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 88 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (61.07%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (54.96%) Java
4 70 (53.44%) Python
5 67 (51.15%) TDD
5 67 (51.15%) DevOps
6 61 (46.56%) NoSQL
6 61 (46.56%) Degree
7 55 (41.98%) Open Source
8 54 (41.22%) Configuration Management
9 48 (36.64%) Scala
10 47 (35.88%) Big Data
11 46 (35.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (33.59%) Computer Science Degree
13 43 (32.82%) Computer Science
13 43 (32.82%) Web Services
14 41 (31.30%) JIRA
14 41 (31.30%) Hadoop
14 41 (31.30%) Apache Spark
14 41 (31.30%) Data Engineering
15 40 (30.53%) Data Modelling
16 39 (29.77%) Apache
16 39 (29.77%) Change Management
16 39 (29.77%) Kafka
16 39 (29.77%) CA Agile Central
17 36 (27.48%) Amazon Redshift
17 36 (27.48%) Mathematics
17 36 (27.48%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (26.72%) Amazon EMR
18 35 (26.72%) MongoDB

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 41 (31.30%) Apache Spark
2 39 (29.77%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.29%) WildFly
6 2 (1.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.76%) Confluence
7 1 (0.76%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 80 (61.07%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (35.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (26.72%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (26.72%) Amazon EMR
4 21 (16.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.05%) GitHub
5 4 (3.05%) Office 365
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.03%) Internet
2 6 (4.58%) Broadband
2 6 (4.58%) HTTP
3 5 (3.82%) LAN
3 5 (3.82%) WAN
4 3 (2.29%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.29%) Network Security
4 3 (2.29%) NGN
4 3 (2.29%) SAN
4 3 (2.29%) Wireless
4 3 (2.29%) WLAN
5 2 (1.53%) DNS
5 2 (1.53%) Firewall
6 1 (0.76%) FTP
6 1 (0.76%) SSL
6 1 (0.76%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (46.56%) NoSQL
2 47 (35.88%) Big Data
3 41 (31.30%) Hadoop
4 36 (27.48%) Amazon Redshift
5 35 (26.72%) Amazon Athena
5 35 (26.72%) Flink
5 35 (26.72%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.82%) MySQL
7 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.29%) HBase
8 3 (2.29%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.53%) Redis
10 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 41 (31.30%) JIRA
2 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.34%) Selenium
5 6 (4.58%) SonarQube
6 5 (3.82%) Robot Framework
7 4 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.05%) GitLab
7 4 (3.05%) Xcode
8 3 (2.29%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.76%) CA Release Automation
10 1 (0.76%) Gradle
10 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (3.82%) Finance
2 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (27.48%) Architect
2 26 (19.85%) Data Engineer
3 22 (16.79%) Senior Architect
4 20 (15.27%) Big Data Engineer
4 20 (15.27%) Senior Data Engineer
5 16 (12.21%) Data Architect
5 16 (12.21%) Senior Data Architect
6 15 (11.45%) Trainer
7 14 (10.69%) Developer
8 13 (9.92%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (7.63%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.87%) Technical Architect
11 8 (6.11%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) Java Architect
13 6 (4.58%) Agile Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Agile Java Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Cloud Architect
13 6 (4.58%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 5 (3.82%) Java Technical Architect
14 5 (3.82%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.82%) Web Services
2 39 (29.77%) Kafka
3 35 (26.72%) Spark Streaming
4 15 (11.45%) .NET
5 14 (10.69%) HTML
6 13 (9.92%) Spring
7 10 (7.63%) .NET Framework
7 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.63%) Node.js
8 8 (6.11%) CSS
8 8 (6.11%) HTML5
9 5 (3.82%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.82%) REST
9 5 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (3.82%) Spring Boot
10 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (3.05%) Backbone.js
10 4 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (3.05%) Play Framework
10 4 (3.05%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Internet of Things
2 8 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.34%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.76%) CUDA
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Linux
2 20 (15.27%) Ubuntu
3 19 (14.50%) CentOS
4 9 (6.87%) Windows
5 6 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.05%) Android
6 4 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.53%) Debian
7 2 (1.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (67.18%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (51.15%) DevOps
2 67 (51.15%) TDD
3 55 (41.98%) Open Source
4 54 (41.22%) Configuration Management
5 43 (32.82%) Computer Science
6 41 (31.30%) Data Engineering
7 40 (30.53%) Data Modelling
8 39 (29.77%) Change Management
9 36 (27.48%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (27.48%) Mathematics
10 35 (26.72%) Data Ingestion
11 30 (22.90%) Software Engineering
12 25 (19.08%) BDD
13 24 (18.32%) Data Analysis
14 23 (17.56%) Test Automation
15 21 (16.03%) Data Science
16 18 (13.74%) Time Management
17 16 (12.21%) Data Architecture
18 15 (11.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.96%) Java
2 70 (53.44%) Python
3 48 (36.64%) Scala
4 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.37%) Ruby
6 23 (17.56%) SQL
7 22 (16.79%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.34%) Groovy
9 4 (3.05%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.05%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.05%) PHP
10 3 (2.29%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.29%) R
11 2 (1.53%) Go
12 1 (0.76%) C#
12 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (46.56%) Degree
2 44 (33.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (26.72%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (3.82%) AWS Certification
5 4 (3.05%) RHCE
5 4 (3.05%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.29%) CCDP
6 3 (2.29%) CCNP
6 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.53%) ISEB
7 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.79%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (22.90%) Docker
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) HDFS
4 2 (1.53%) vCloud
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (18.32%) Puppet
2 22 (16.79%) Kubernetes
3 20 (15.27%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.87%) Ansible
5 5 (3.82%) Salt
6 4 (3.05%) Consul
6 4 (3.05%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.05%) Grafana
6 4 (3.05%) Graphite
6 4 (3.05%) Packer
6 4 (3.05%) Prometheus
6 4 (3.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (29.77%) CA Agile Central
2 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.40%) VMware
4 7 (5.34%) Google
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco
5 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.29%) Citrix
6 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.29%) Juniper
6 3 (2.29%) NetApp
7 1 (0.76%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.76%) McAfee