Period
to 21 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 107 184
Rank change year-on-year -62 +77 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 71 51 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.32% 1.96% 1.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.95% 5.73% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 66
10th Percentile £32,125 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £47,625 £47,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £56,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.25% -5.42% -5.88%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £69,688
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,875 £90,000
North West median annual salary £51,500 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.65% -5.00% +9.09%

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 2,407 890 1,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.84% 34.14% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,941 752 1,536
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £36,558
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,125
% change year-on-year - +6.10% +4.72%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Computing in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 September 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
Altrincham - 5 £40,000 -
Bury -3 3 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (59.15%) AWS
3 28 (39.44%) DevOps
4 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
5 22 (30.99%) Kubernetes
6 21 (29.58%) Windows
7 19 (26.76%) Azure
8 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
8 18 (25.35%) React
8 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
9 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
9 17 (23.94%) Node.js
10 15 (21.13%) TypeScript
10 15 (21.13%) Terraform
11 14 (19.72%) Serverless
11 14 (19.72%) Open Source
11 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
12 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
12 13 (18.31%) Puppet
12 13 (18.31%) Microservices
13 12 (16.90%) SQL
13 12 (16.90%) Retail
13 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure as Code
13 12 (16.90%) GraphQL
14 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
14 11 (15.49%) Social Skills
14 11 (15.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 11 (15.49%) .NET
14 11 (15.49%) C#
14 11 (15.49%) Java

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 (5.63%) Apache
1 4 (5.63%) nginx
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (59.15%) AWS
2 19 (26.76%) Azure
3 14 (19.72%) Serverless
4 11 (15.49%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (7.04%) IaaS
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
6 4 (5.63%) AWS CodePipeline
6 4 (5.63%) AWS OpsWorks
6 4 (5.63%) Cloudflare
6 4 (5.63%) Power Platform
6 4 (5.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (4.23%) GCP
7 3 (4.23%) GitHub
7 3 (4.23%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
1 6 (8.45%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) DHCP
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Network Security
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) VLAN
2 4 (5.63%) WLAN
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) VoIP
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) MPLS
4 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.63%) Power BI
2 4 (5.63%) Redis
3 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.68%) webpack
4 6 (8.45%) JIRA
5 3 (4.23%) GitLab
6 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (16.90%) Retail
2 11 (15.49%) Social Skills
3 10 (14.08%) Retail Finance
4 9 (12.68%) Finance
5 5 (7.04%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (5.63%) Games
6 4 (5.63%) Law
6 4 (5.63%) Legal
7 3 (4.23%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.82%) Banking
8 2 (2.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Technical Leader
4 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) IT Support
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) React
2 17 (23.94%) Node.js
3 12 (16.90%) GraphQL
4 11 (15.49%) .NET
5 9 (12.68%) Enzyme
5 9 (12.68%) Jest
5 9 (12.68%) Redux
5 9 (12.68%) Serverless Framework
5 9 (12.68%) Spring
6 8 (11.27%) CSS
7 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (9.86%) HTML
7 7 (9.86%) jQuery
7 7 (9.86%) Spring Boot
8 5 (7.04%) REST
8 5 (7.04%) Vue.js
9 4 (5.63%) MyBatis
9 4 (5.63%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (14.08%) Mobile App
1 10 (14.08%) User Experience
2 9 (12.68%) Legacy Code
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.86%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.63%) Cloud Native
5 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.23%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.82%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.82%) Robotics
7 1 (1.41%) Blog
7 1 (1.41%) Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.86%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.82%) CentOS
6 2 (2.82%) Unix
7 1 (1.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (39.44%) DevOps
3 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.72%) Open Source
5 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
5 13 (18.31%) Microservices
6 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure as Code
7 11 (15.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.68%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 8 (11.27%) MVC
10 8 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
11 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.45%) ITIL
12 6 (8.45%) Project Management
12 6 (8.45%) Scrum
12 6 (8.45%) SOA
13 5 (7.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.13%) TypeScript
3 12 (16.90%) SQL
4 11 (15.49%) C#
4 11 (15.49%) Java
5 9 (12.68%) Python
6 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.45%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) ES6
8 2 (2.82%) Go
9 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.82%) RHCE
3 2 (2.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) Docker
3 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Kubernetes
2 15 (21.13%) Terraform
3 13 (18.31%) Puppet
4 6 (8.45%) Grafana
4 6 (8.45%) Prometheus
5 5 (7.04%) Salt
6 4 (5.63%) Ansible
6 4 (5.63%) Nessus
6 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (5.63%) Rancher
6 4 (5.63%) Rsyslog
7 3 (4.23%) SCCM
8 2 (2.82%) Consul
8 2 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.82%) Graphite
8 2 (2.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.23%) Citrix
4 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.23%) Sophos
5 2 (2.82%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) SaltStack