Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 277 207
Rank change year-on-year +71 -70 +56
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 71 24 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.00% 0.30% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.03% 1.86% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 21
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £36,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -30.95% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,375 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +17.65%

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 1,762 1,289 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.93% 16.10% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,542 1,101 590
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,338
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 19 June 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 19 June 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 - 10 £62,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £42,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £65,000 - 1
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 31 (43.66%) Test Automation
2 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) TDD
3 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
3 28 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (38.03%) Java
5 26 (36.62%) HTML
5 26 (36.62%) CSS
6 24 (33.80%) MySQL
6 24 (33.80%) Docker
7 21 (29.58%) DevOps
7 21 (29.58%) Web Services
7 21 (29.58%) Windows
8 19 (26.76%) Linux
9 18 (25.35%) OOP
9 18 (25.35%) PHP
9 18 (25.35%) CSS3
9 18 (25.35%) HTML5
10 17 (23.94%) Open Source
10 17 (23.94%) Web Development
10 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
10 17 (23.94%) SOA
11 16 (22.54%) SOAP
11 16 (22.54%) Spring
11 16 (22.54%) MVC
11 16 (22.54%) REST
11 16 (22.54%) JSON
11 16 (22.54%) RESTful

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 9 (12.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (9.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.86%) nginx
3 6 (8.45%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 28 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.72%) SaaS
3 12 (16.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (15.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (9.86%) Firebase
5 7 (9.86%) IaaS
6 5 (7.04%) GitHub
7 3 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.23%) Office 365
8 2 (2.82%) PaaS
9 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) HTTP
2 6 (8.45%) LAN
2 6 (8.45%) WAN
3 5 (7.04%) Network Security
3 5 (7.04%) Wireless
4 4 (5.63%) DHCP
4 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 4 (5.63%) IP Telephony
4 4 (5.63%) NGN
4 4 (5.63%) SAN
4 4 (5.63%) WLAN
5 3 (4.23%) FTP
5 3 (4.23%) IPsec
5 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.82%) Firewall
7 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) MySQL
2 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.49%) Redis
4 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.41%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) gulp
1 8 (11.27%) Selenium
2 7 (9.86%) Bundler
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Grunt
2 7 (9.86%) SonarQube
2 7 (9.86%) webpack
3 6 (8.45%) JIRA
4 5 (7.04%) Gradle
4 5 (7.04%) JUnit
4 5 (7.04%) Maven
4 5 (7.04%) Robot Framework
4 5 (7.04%) Spock
5 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.41%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.04%) Advertising
2 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) IT Support
4 8 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) IT Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.86%) PHP Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.45%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.45%) React Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) CSS
1 26 (36.62%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) Web Services
3 18 (25.35%) CSS3
3 18 (25.35%) HTML5
4 16 (22.54%) JSON
4 16 (22.54%) REST
4 16 (22.54%) RESTful
4 16 (22.54%) SOAP
4 16 (22.54%) Spring
4 16 (22.54%) Spring Boot
5 12 (16.90%) GraphQL
5 12 (16.90%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (15.49%) Polymer
6 11 (15.49%) Spring MVC
6 11 (15.49%) XML
6 11 (15.49%) XSL
7 9 (12.68%) .NET
8 7 (9.86%) Node.js
8 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
1 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) PMI
6 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.63%) Unix
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Test Automation
2 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) TDD
3 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
4 21 (29.58%) DevOps
5 18 (25.35%) OOP
6 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
6 17 (23.94%) Open Source
6 17 (23.94%) SOA
6 17 (23.94%) Web Development
7 16 (22.54%) MVC
8 15 (21.13%) Unit Testing
9 14 (19.72%) BDD
9 14 (19.72%) Kanban
9 14 (19.72%) Scrum
9 14 (19.72%) SDLC
10 11 (15.49%) Coaching
10 11 (15.49%) Mobile First
10 11 (15.49%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.03%) Java
3 18 (25.35%) PHP
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.49%) Go
5 11 (15.49%) Ruby
6 7 (9.86%) ES6
6 7 (9.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Master's Degree
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) CCDP
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) CAPM
5 3 (4.23%) ISEB
5 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.23%) MCSE
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.23%) PMP
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
6 2 (2.82%) RHCT
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
2 7 (9.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (5.63%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Docker
2 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.41%) vCloud
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Ansible
1 10 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (14.08%) Puppet
2 9 (12.68%) Salt
3 8 (11.27%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.23%) Terraform
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Google
1 12 (16.90%) VMware
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco
2 5 (7.04%) Citrix
3 4 (5.63%) Fortinet
3 4 (5.63%) Juniper
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) NetApp
4 3 (4.23%) Epicor
5 2 (2.82%) Lotus