Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 258 227
Rank change year-on-year +55 -31 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 97 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.33% 0.46% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.38% 2.33% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 82 21 26
Manchester median annual salary £68,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -4.76% +40.00%
10th Percentile £25,100 £23,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £75,000 £86,250
North West median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -14.29% +33.76%

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 1,802 1,546 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.74% 19.87% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,365 750
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £66,250
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +19 7 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Cheadle +4 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Rochdale - 2 £70,000 -
Cloud Computing
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 66 (68.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.52%) Java
3 48 (49.48%) TDD
4 41 (42.27%) Amazon AWS
5 38 (39.18%) DevOps
5 38 (39.18%) Python
6 37 (38.14%) NoSQL
7 36 (37.11%) Software Engineering
8 34 (35.05%) Open Source
9 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
10 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
11 28 (28.87%) BDD
12 27 (27.84%) Degree
13 24 (24.74%) Configuration Management
14 23 (23.71%) Scala
15 22 (22.68%) Docker
15 22 (22.68%) Big Data
15 22 (22.68%) SQL
16 21 (21.65%) Ruby
16 21 (21.65%) Puppet
17 20 (20.62%) .NET
18 19 (19.59%) Opscode Chef
19 18 (18.56%) Bash Shell
19 18 (18.56%) Web Services
19 18 (18.56%) Computer Science
19 18 (18.56%) Continuous Delivery
20 17 (17.53%) Computer Science Degree
20 17 (17.53%) Data Science

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 17 (17.53%) Apache
2 16 (16.49%) Apache Spark
3 10 (10.31%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.09%) WildFly
5 1 (1.03%) Confluence
5 1 (1.03%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.27%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (30.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (15.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (13.40%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (13.40%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (4.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.06%) GitHub
6 2 (2.06%) Serverless
7 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) Internet
2 8 (8.25%) HTTP
2 8 (8.25%) LAN
2 8 (8.25%) WAN
3 6 (6.19%) IP Telephony
3 6 (6.19%) Network Security
3 6 (6.19%) NGN
3 6 (6.19%) SAN
3 6 (6.19%) Wireless
3 6 (6.19%) WLAN
4 2 (2.06%) Broadband
5 1 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.14%) NoSQL
2 22 (22.68%) Big Data
3 16 (16.49%) Hadoop
4 14 (14.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 13 (13.40%) Amazon Athena
5 13 (13.40%) Flink
5 13 (13.40%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.15%) MySQL
7 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.12%) Redis
8 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.09%) HBase
8 3 (3.09%) Neo4j
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 16 (16.49%) JIRA
2 11 (11.34%) Selenium
2 11 (11.34%) SonarQube
3 9 (9.28%) Robot Framework
4 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.12%) Xcode
7 3 (3.09%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.06%) GitLab
8 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.03%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.03%) Gradle
9 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (4.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Architect
2 14 (14.43%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (11.34%) Senior Architect
3 11 (11.34%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Software Test Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Technical Architect
4 10 (10.31%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Data Architect
5 9 (9.28%) Senior Data Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Data Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Trainer
7 7 (7.22%) Java Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Presales Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.62%) .NET
2 18 (18.56%) Web Services
3 16 (16.49%) HTML
4 15 (15.46%) Spring
5 14 (14.43%) Kafka
6 13 (13.40%) Spark Streaming
7 10 (10.31%) .NET Framework
7 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.31%) CSS
7 10 (10.31%) HTML5
7 10 (10.31%) Node.js
8 9 (9.28%) Gherkin
9 7 (7.22%) REST
9 7 (7.22%) Spring Boot
10 5 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (4.12%) Apache Wicket
11 4 (4.12%) JSON
11 4 (4.12%) RESTful
11 4 (4.12%) SOAP
11 4 (4.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.31%) Internet of Things
3 8 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.53%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) Ubuntu
3 10 (10.31%) CentOS
4 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.12%) Android
6 3 (3.09%) Windows
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (68.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) TDD
3 38 (39.18%) DevOps
4 36 (37.11%) Software Engineering
5 34 (35.05%) Open Source
6 30 (30.93%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (28.87%) BDD
7 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
8 24 (24.74%) Configuration Management
9 18 (18.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (17.53%) Data Science
10 17 (17.53%) Scrum
11 16 (16.49%) Data Engineering
12 15 (15.46%) Data Modelling
12 15 (15.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (14.43%) Change Management
13 14 (14.43%) Mathematics
13 14 (14.43%) Time Management
14 13 (13.40%) Data Ingestion
15 12 (12.37%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.52%) Java
2 38 (39.18%) Python
3 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.71%) Scala
5 22 (22.68%) SQL
6 21 (21.65%) Ruby
7 18 (18.56%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.22%) Groovy
9 4 (4.12%) Apple Swift
9 4 (4.12%) Go
9 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.12%) PHP
10 3 (3.09%) Kotlin
10 3 (3.09%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Degree
2 17 (17.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (13.40%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (6.19%) CCDP
4 6 (6.19%) CCNP
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.09%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.06%) ISEB
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.06%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.06%) RHCE
6 2 (2.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (22.68%) Docker
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.09%) HDFS
4 2 (2.06%) vCloud
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (21.65%) Puppet
2 19 (19.59%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (14.43%) Kubernetes
4 13 (13.40%) Ansible
5 10 (10.31%) Salt
6 2 (2.06%) Consul
6 2 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.06%) Grafana
6 2 (2.06%) Graphite
6 2 (2.06%) Packer
6 2 (2.06%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (14.43%) CA Agile Central
2 8 (8.25%) VMware
3 7 (7.22%) Google
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco
4 6 (6.19%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Fortinet
4 6 (6.19%) Juniper
4 6 (6.19%) NetApp
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat