Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 145 199
Rank change year-on-year -20 +54 +43
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 83 16 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.49% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 1.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 14 24
10th Percentile £51,000 " £39,875
25th Percentile £54,875 £56,250 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £57,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.87% -8.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £82,125 £75,563 £74,146
90th Percentile £90,653 £87,500 £105,000
North West median annual salary £62,190 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.16% -11.54% +18.18%

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,246 861 2,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.25% 32.91% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 766 1,739
10th Percentile £31,536 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,813 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in Manchester

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cloud Native in Manchester

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Native.

1 49 (59.04%) DevOps
2 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (53.01%) AWS
4 39 (46.99%) Kubernetes
5 33 (39.76%) Microservices
6 32 (38.55%) Azure
7 27 (32.53%) Java
8 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
8 24 (28.92%) Docker
9 23 (27.71%) Test Automation
10 22 (26.51%) Spring
11 21 (25.30%) Kafka
11 21 (25.30%) Jenkins
11 21 (25.30%) Spring Boot
12 19 (22.89%) GCP
13 18 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (21.69%) Web Services
14 17 (20.48%) Scrum
14 17 (20.48%) API Development
15 16 (19.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (19.28%) OWASP
16 15 (18.07%) Kanban
16 15 (18.07%) Serverless
17 14 (16.87%) Java 8
17 14 (16.87%) Social Skills
17 14 (16.87%) BDD
17 14 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (16.87%) React
18 13 (15.66%) Google
18 13 (15.66%) JavaScript

Cloud Native
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 5 (6.02%) Apache Spark
1 5 (6.02%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Headless CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.20%) SDL Web 8
1 1 (1.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 44 (53.01%) AWS
2 32 (38.55%) Azure
3 19 (22.89%) GCP
4 15 (18.07%) Serverless
5 9 (10.84%) GitHub
6 8 (9.64%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (8.43%) PaaS
8 6 (7.23%) IaaS
9 5 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (6.02%) Power Platform
9 5 (6.02%) SaaS
10 4 (4.82%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (4.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (4.82%) Collibra
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (4.82%) OpenShift
11 3 (3.61%) Google Workspace
12 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (2.41%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Internet
1 4 (4.82%) Intranet
2 2 (2.41%) AMQP
2 2 (2.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.82%) DataStage
4 4 (4.82%) DB2
4 4 (4.82%) HBase
4 4 (4.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (4.82%) Metadata
5 3 (3.61%) Big Data
6 2 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.41%) BigQuery
6 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.41%) Power BI
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.20%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.20%) MySQL
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.46%) CircleCI
2 12 (14.46%) JUnit
3 11 (13.25%) Gradle
3 11 (13.25%) Maven
3 11 (13.25%) Mockito
3 11 (13.25%) SonarQube
3 11 (13.25%) TestNG
4 7 (8.43%) Cypress.io
4 7 (8.43%) JIRA
5 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.02%) webpack
7 4 (4.82%) GitLab
7 4 (4.82%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.20%) Appium
9 1 (1.20%) Calabash
9 1 (1.20%) Selenium
9 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.87%) Social Skills
2 11 (13.25%) Public Sector
3 10 (12.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 8 (9.64%) Banking
4 8 (9.64%) Law
5 7 (8.43%) Retail
6 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Finance
6 2 (2.41%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Developer
2 15 (18.07%) Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.23%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.02%) React Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Security Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Java Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Site Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Test Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) Spring
2 21 (25.30%) Kafka
2 21 (25.30%) Spring Boot
3 18 (21.69%) Web Services
4 14 (16.87%) React
5 13 (15.66%) Swagger
6 12 (14.46%) Node.js
7 11 (13.25%) .NET
7 11 (13.25%) Drools
7 11 (13.25%) Micronaut
7 11 (13.25%) WireMock
8 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.43%) .NET Core
9 7 (8.43%) MobX
10 6 (7.23%) REST
11 5 (6.02%) CSS
11 5 (6.02%) Entity Framework
12 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.82%) Apache Flex
12 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Reinsurance
2 6 (7.23%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.02%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.82%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.61%) User Experience
6 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.41%) Robotics
7 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (1.20%) Life Science
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.04%) DevOps
2 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (39.76%) Microservices
4 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
5 23 (27.71%) Test Automation
6 18 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (20.48%) API Development
7 17 (20.48%) Scrum
8 16 (19.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (19.28%) OWASP
9 15 (18.07%) Kanban
10 14 (16.87%) BDD
10 14 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (15.66%) Technical Leadership
12 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.25%) Coaching
13 11 (13.25%) Dependency Management
13 11 (13.25%) Garbage Collection
13 11 (13.25%) OO
13 11 (13.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) Java
2 14 (16.87%) Java 8
3 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.43%) Go
5 6 (7.23%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) Python
5 6 (7.23%) SQL
6 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.41%) C
7 2 (2.41%) ES6
7 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (46.99%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.64%) Terraform
3 6 (7.23%) Ansible
4 4 (4.82%) Istio
5 3 (3.61%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.61%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.61%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.20%) Consul
6 1 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Google
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) Teradata
4 4 (4.82%) Ab Initio
4 4 (4.82%) IBM
5 3 (3.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.20%) VMware