Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 215 249
Rank change year-on-year +82 +34 -58
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 144 72 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.28% 0.97% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.49% 4.26% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 62 36
Manchester median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,990 £34,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £71,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +9.95%

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 1,697 1,692 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 26.84% 22.84% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,390 1,492 949
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £22,950
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,450 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +1.20%

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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
Salford - 27 - -
Rochdale +22 4 £70,000 +7.69%
Sale - 1 £57,500 -
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 97 (67.36%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (52.78%) Computer Science
4 69 (47.92%) Degree
5 64 (44.44%) DevOps
6 60 (41.67%) Java
7 57 (39.58%) Python
8 56 (38.89%) TDD
8 56 (38.89%) Open Source
9 54 (37.50%) Configuration Management
10 51 (35.42%) NoSQL
11 50 (34.72%) Computer Science Degree
12 49 (34.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (29.86%) Scala
13 43 (29.86%) Big Data
14 41 (28.47%) Docker
15 40 (27.78%) JIRA
15 40 (27.78%) Web Services
15 40 (27.78%) Change Management
16 39 (27.08%) Data Modelling
16 39 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (27.08%) Kafka
16 39 (27.08%) Hadoop
16 39 (27.08%) Apache Spark
16 39 (27.08%) Data Engineering
16 39 (27.08%) CA Agile Central
17 35 (24.31%) MongoDB
17 35 (24.31%) Data Analysis
17 35 (24.31%) Apache
18 34 (23.61%) Linux

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 39 (27.08%) Apache Spark
2 35 (24.31%) Apache
3 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.08%) nginx
4 3 (2.08%) WildFly
4 3 (2.08%) WordPress
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Magento
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (34.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (23.61%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (23.61%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (9.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (4.17%) GitHub
6 4 (2.78%) Office 365
7 2 (1.39%) IaaS
7 2 (1.39%) PaaS
7 2 (1.39%) SaaS
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.69%) Firebase
8 1 (0.69%) npm
8 1 (0.69%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.22%) Broadband
2 18 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (2.08%) DNS
3 3 (2.08%) Firewall
4 2 (1.39%) FTP
4 2 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) BGP
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.69%) HSRP
5 1 (0.69%) HTTP
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) IPv6
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) MPLS
5 1 (0.69%) OSPF
5 1 (0.69%) VLAN
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) VRRP
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.42%) NoSQL
2 43 (29.86%) Big Data
3 39 (27.08%) Hadoop
4 35 (24.31%) MongoDB
5 34 (23.61%) Amazon Athena
5 34 (23.61%) Amazon Redshift
5 34 (23.61%) Flink
6 5 (3.47%) MySQL
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.08%) HBase
8 3 (2.08%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (27.78%) JIRA
2 8 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.17%) GitLab
4 5 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.69%) Bower
6 1 (0.69%) Gradle
6 1 (0.69%) Grunt
6 1 (0.69%) gulp
6 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.69%) webpack
6 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 6 (4.17%) Law
2 2 (1.39%) Finance
2 2 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (18.06%) Data Engineer
2 23 (15.97%) Software Engineer
3 22 (15.28%) Architect
3 22 (15.28%) Development Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Big Data Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Senior Data Engineer
5 19 (13.19%) Software Development Engineer
6 18 (12.50%) Trainer
7 17 (11.81%) Senior Architect
8 13 (9.03%) Data Architect
8 13 (9.03%) QA Engineer
8 13 (9.03%) Senior Data Architect
9 11 (7.64%) Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Senior Development Engineer
10 9 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Development Manager
13 6 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
13 6 (4.17%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.78%) Web Services
2 39 (27.08%) Kafka
3 34 (23.61%) Spark Streaming
4 20 (13.89%) HTML
5 19 (13.19%) Node.js
6 18 (12.50%) CSS
7 17 (11.81%) RESTful
8 16 (11.11%) GraphQL
9 14 (9.72%) AngularJS
10 10 (6.94%) React
11 9 (6.25%) CSS3
12 5 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (3.47%) Spring
13 3 (2.08%) Grails
13 3 (2.08%) HTML5
13 3 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
13 3 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (2.08%) Spring Boot
14 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
14 2 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) User Experience
2 22 (15.28%) Data Structures
3 14 (9.72%) Internet of Things
4 7 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.47%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.08%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.69%) Animation
10 1 (0.69%) BBC
10 1 (0.69%) CUDA
10 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.61%) Linux
2 16 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 15 (10.42%) CentOS
4 11 (7.64%) Windows
5 6 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.47%) Android
6 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.78%) Debian
7 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.08%) Unix
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (67.36%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (52.78%) Computer Science
3 64 (44.44%) DevOps
4 56 (38.89%) Open Source
4 56 (38.89%) TDD
5 54 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 40 (27.78%) Change Management
7 39 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (27.08%) Data Engineering
7 39 (27.08%) Data Modelling
8 35 (24.31%) Data Analysis
9 34 (23.61%) Data Ingestion
9 34 (23.61%) Mathematics
9 34 (23.61%) Test Automation
10 28 (19.44%) Machine Learning
11 25 (17.36%) Microservices
12 24 (16.67%) OO
13 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
14 22 (15.28%) OOD
14 22 (15.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.67%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) Python
3 43 (29.86%) Scala
4 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 21 (14.58%) PHP
6 19 (13.19%) Ruby
7 17 (11.81%) ES6
8 16 (11.11%) TypeScript
9 13 (9.03%) Bash Shell
9 13 (9.03%) SQL
10 8 (5.56%) JSX
11 4 (2.78%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.78%) Groovy
11 4 (2.78%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.69%) C#
12 1 (0.69%) C++
12 1 (0.69%) Go
12 1 (0.69%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (47.92%) Degree
2 50 (34.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (23.61%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (3.47%) RHCE
4 5 (3.47%) RHCSA
5 4 (2.78%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MCSA
6 1 (0.69%) MCSE
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.69%) RHCT
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.92%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (28.47%) Docker
2 3 (2.08%) HDFS
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (13.19%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.42%) Puppet
3 10 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.17%) Ansible
5 5 (3.47%) Consul
5 5 (3.47%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (3.47%) Grafana
5 5 (3.47%) Packer
5 5 (3.47%) Terraform
6 4 (2.78%) Graphite
6 4 (2.78%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.69%) Nagios
7 1 (0.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 39 (27.08%) CA Agile Central
2 19 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.17%) VMware
4 5 (3.47%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco
6 2 (1.39%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.39%) McAfee
7 1 (0.69%) Arista
7 1 (0.69%) Dell
7 1 (0.69%) Facebook
7 1 (0.69%) Juniper
7 1 (0.69%) Sony
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter