Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 271 213
Rank change year-on-year +74 -58 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 83 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.14% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.58% 2.50% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 75 20 18
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -44.00% +64.47%
10th Percentile £25,550 £21,000 £40,279
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,975 £101,125
North West median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +46.67% -40.00% +56.25%

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 1,813 1,479 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.89% 18.12% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,551 1,278 640
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 - 11 £62,500 - 5
Cheadle - 2 £55,000 - 2
Rochdale - 2 £70,000 -
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 47 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.78%) Software Engineering
3 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
3 37 (44.58%) Test Automation
4 36 (43.37%) TDD
5 35 (42.17%) Java
6 28 (33.73%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (32.53%) HTML
8 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (30.12%) BDD
9 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (28.92%) NoSQL
9 24 (28.92%) Python
10 22 (26.51%) CSS
11 20 (24.10%) DevOps
11 20 (24.10%) Open Source
12 19 (22.89%) SQL
12 19 (22.89%) Scrum
13 18 (21.69%) Spring
13 18 (21.69%) Ruby
13 18 (21.69%) .NET
13 18 (21.69%) HTML5
14 16 (19.28%) Docker
14 16 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (19.28%) Puppet
14 16 (19.28%) SOA
15 15 (18.07%) MySQL
15 15 (18.07%) Web Services
15 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
15 15 (18.07%) SDLC

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 10 (12.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.61%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) Confluence
2 3 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.20%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.20%) nginx
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (16.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (12.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (4.82%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) Firebase
6 3 (3.61%) IaaS
7 2 (2.41%) GitHub
7 2 (2.41%) Serverless
8 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) Office 365
8 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) HTTP
2 8 (9.64%) LAN
2 8 (9.64%) WAN
3 6 (7.23%) IP Telephony
3 6 (7.23%) Network Security
3 6 (7.23%) NGN
3 6 (7.23%) SAN
3 6 (7.23%) Wireless
3 6 (7.23%) WLAN
4 2 (2.41%) Broadband
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.07%) MySQL
3 11 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (12.05%) Redis
5 4 (4.82%) Big Data
6 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.20%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Selenium
2 11 (13.25%) SonarQube
3 9 (10.84%) Robot Framework
4 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.02%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.61%) Bundler
7 3 (3.61%) Grunt
7 3 (3.61%) gulp
7 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) webpack
7 3 (3.61%) Xcode
8 2 (2.41%) Gradle
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.41%) Maven
8 2 (2.41%) Spock
9 1 (1.20%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
1 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Architect
2 14 (16.87%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Java Architect
4 10 (12.05%) Software Test Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Technical Architect
4 10 (12.05%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) IT Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) IT Support
7 6 (7.23%) Cisco Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Cisco Presales Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) LAN Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) PHP Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Presales Solution Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Security Presales Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) WAN Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) HTML
2 22 (26.51%) CSS
3 18 (21.69%) .NET
3 18 (21.69%) HTML5
3 18 (21.69%) Spring
4 15 (18.07%) Web Services
5 14 (16.87%) REST
6 13 (15.66%) CSS3
7 12 (14.46%) RESTful
7 12 (14.46%) Spring Boot
8 11 (13.25%) JSON
8 11 (13.25%) Node.js
8 11 (13.25%) SOAP
9 10 (12.05%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.05%) Polymer
9 10 (12.05%) Spring MVC
9 10 (12.05%) XML
9 10 (12.05%) XSL
10 9 (10.84%) Gherkin
11 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) CentOS
3 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.61%) Unix
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.78%) Software Engineering
3 37 (44.58%) Test Automation
4 36 (43.37%) TDD
5 28 (33.73%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (30.12%) BDD
7 20 (24.10%) DevOps
7 20 (24.10%) Open Source
8 19 (22.89%) Scrum
9 16 (19.28%) SOA
10 15 (18.07%) SDLC
11 14 (16.87%) MVC
12 13 (15.66%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (15.66%) Data Science
12 13 (15.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (15.66%) Kanban
12 13 (15.66%) Mentoring
12 13 (15.66%) Presales
13 12 (14.46%) Coaching
13 12 (14.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.58%) JavaScript
2 35 (42.17%) Java
3 24 (28.92%) Python
4 19 (22.89%) SQL
5 18 (21.69%) Ruby
6 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
7 11 (13.25%) PHP
8 10 (12.05%) Go
9 5 (6.02%) Scala
10 3 (3.61%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.61%) ES6
10 3 (3.61%) Groovy
10 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.61%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) CCDP
2 6 (7.23%) CCNP
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Master's Degree
3 5 (6.02%) ISEB
3 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.41%) MCSA
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) RHCT
5 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) QA
2 6 (7.23%) GCP
2 6 (7.23%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Docker
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (19.28%) Puppet
2 11 (13.25%) Ansible
3 10 (12.05%) Salt
4 7 (8.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) VMware
2 9 (10.84%) Google
3 6 (7.23%) Cisco
3 6 (7.23%) Citrix
3 6 (7.23%) Fortinet
3 6 (7.23%) Juniper
3 6 (7.23%) NetApp
4 3 (3.61%) Epicor
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.41%) Lotus