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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 118 159 165
Rank change year-on-year +41 +6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 144 45 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.56% 1.16% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.73% 3.40% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 27
10th Percentile £47,650 £46,875 £33,750
25th Percentile £60,938 £53,750 £40,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,188 £77,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £105,000
North West median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £56,430
% change year-on-year +12.00% +10.76% +2.60%

Cloud Native is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,513 1,322 1,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.66% 34.17% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 1,065 1,166
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,732 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.46% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £71,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

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 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 109 (75.69%) AWS
2 94 (65.28%) CI/CD
3 90 (62.50%) Java
4 86 (59.72%) Azure
5 82 (56.94%) Agile
6 80 (55.56%) React
7 76 (52.78%) Kubernetes
8 72 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 67 (46.53%) DevOps
10 65 (45.14%) Python
11 59 (40.97%) Microservices
12 57 (39.58%) GCP
13 53 (36.81%) Go
14 50 (34.72%) RESTful
15 49 (34.03%) Docker
16 48 (33.33%) NoSQL
17 45 (31.25%) MongoDB
18 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
19 43 (29.86%) Automotive
20 40 (27.78%) AngularJS
21 39 (27.08%) TDD
22 35 (24.31%) Mentoring
22 35 (24.31%) Observability
23 34 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
23 34 (23.61%) Git (software)
24 33 (22.92%) Coaching
25 32 (22.22%) Jenkins
26 31 (21.53%) Spring Boot
26 31 (21.53%) Terraform
26 31 (21.53%) Scrum

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 6 (4.17%) Apache
1 6 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 6 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.47%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 109 (75.69%) AWS
2 86 (59.72%) Azure
3 57 (39.58%) GCP
4 29 (20.14%) GitHub
5 15 (10.42%) OpenShift
6 10 (6.94%) Serverless
7 8 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (4.86%) SaaS
9 6 (4.17%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (3.47%) Apigee
11 3 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (2.08%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.39%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (1.39%) Microsoft 365
12 2 (1.39%) npm
12 2 (1.39%) PaaS
12 2 (1.39%) Route 53
12 2 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) HTTP
2 5 (3.47%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.39%) DHCP
3 2 (1.39%) DNS
3 2 (1.39%) FTP
3 2 (1.39%) Internet
3 2 (1.39%) IPsec
3 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 45 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 31 (21.53%) MySQL
4 26 (18.06%) Relational Database
5 20 (13.89%) Neo4j
6 16 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.64%) RDBMS
8 8 (5.56%) Redis
9 6 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (4.17%) Big Data
10 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.39%) DB2
12 1 (0.69%) HBase
12 1 (0.69%) Metadata
12 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.69%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 34 (23.61%) Git (software)
2 32 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 30 (20.83%) GitLab
4 28 (19.44%) Cypress.io
4 28 (19.44%) Postman
5 21 (14.58%) Selenium
6 17 (11.81%) SonarQube
7 15 (10.42%) Robot Framework
8 12 (8.33%) Maven
9 10 (6.94%) JIRA
10 9 (6.25%) Vagrant
11 8 (5.56%) Arquillian
11 8 (5.56%) JUnit
11 8 (5.56%) Mockito
12 5 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (2.78%) Gerrit
14 2 (1.39%) IBM UrbanCode
15 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (29.86%) Automotive
2 26 (18.06%) Social Skills
3 20 (13.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 12 (8.33%) Finance
5 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.94%) Fire and Rescue
5 10 (6.94%) Police
6 8 (5.56%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.39%) Electronics
7 2 (1.39%) Front Office
7 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (34.72%) Software Engineer
2 41 (28.47%) Developer
3 34 (23.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (15.97%) Software Test Engineer
4 23 (15.97%) Test Engineer
5 20 (13.89%) Data Engineer
5 20 (13.89%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 20 (13.89%) Senior Test Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Node.js Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Python Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (55.56%) React
2 50 (34.72%) RESTful
3 40 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 31 (21.53%) Spring
4 31 (21.53%) Spring Boot
5 28 (19.44%) Puppeteer
6 24 (16.67%) Kafka
7 21 (14.58%) Node.js
8 17 (11.81%) CSS
8 17 (11.81%) HTML
8 17 (11.81%) HTML5
9 15 (10.42%) Gherkin
10 13 (9.03%) .NET
11 5 (3.47%) Apache Beam
11 5 (3.47%) Apache NiFi
11 5 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (3.47%) J2EE
12 4 (2.78%) .NET Core
12 4 (2.78%) OAuth2
12 4 (2.78%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (7.64%) User Experience
3 10 (6.94%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 8 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.47%) Cyberattack
7 4 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.78%) FPGA
7 4 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.39%) IoT
9 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.69%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.69%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Linux
2 9 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (65.28%) CI/CD
2 82 (56.94%) Agile
3 72 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 67 (46.53%) DevOps
5 59 (40.97%) Microservices
6 39 (27.08%) TDD
7 35 (24.31%) Mentoring
7 35 (24.31%) Observability
8 34 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (22.92%) Coaching
10 31 (21.53%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (21.53%) Scrum
11 30 (20.83%) Analytics
11 30 (20.83%) Full Stack Development
12 28 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (19.44%) OO
12 28 (19.44%) SDLC
12 28 (19.44%) Software Testing
13 24 (16.67%) Visualisation
14 22 (15.28%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (62.50%) Java
2 65 (45.14%) Python
3 53 (36.81%) Go
4 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 27 (18.75%) SQL
6 20 (13.89%) Ruby
7 19 (13.19%) C#
8 16 (11.11%) Kotlin
9 15 (10.42%) ES6
9 15 (10.42%) ES7
9 15 (10.42%) ES8
10 10 (6.94%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.17%) C
11 6 (4.17%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.47%) Bash
12 5 (3.47%) C++
13 4 (2.78%) Perl
14 1 (0.69%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.81%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.33%) Degree
4 10 (6.94%) Master's Degree
5 7 (4.86%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) Data Quality
2 11 (7.64%) Accessibility
3 5 (3.47%) QA
System Software
1 49 (34.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 76 (52.78%) Kubernetes
2 31 (21.53%) Terraform
3 25 (17.36%) Grafana
3 25 (17.36%) Prometheus
4 17 (11.81%) Ansible
5 7 (4.86%) Puppet
6 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.69%) Istio
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) Google
2 8 (5.56%) Oracle
3 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.39%) Teradata
5 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio