Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 255 329 325
Rank change year-on-year +74 -4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 101 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.84% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.90% 2.32% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 60
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +38.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,000 £29,350 £18,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +9.52%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,591 2,590 1,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.61% 17.20% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,978 2,106 1,470
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.62% +6.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
West Midlands +78 78 £52,500 -17.65% 11
East Midlands +25 23 £63,750 +2.00% 3
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 68 (67.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (56.44%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (48.51%) SQL
4 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (35.64%) DevOps
6 34 (33.66%) VMware
6 34 (33.66%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (32.67%) Presales
7 33 (32.67%) Migration
8 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (28.71%) Load Balancing
9 29 (28.71%) Web Services
10 27 (26.73%) Azure Active Directory
11 26 (25.74%) Data Centre
11 26 (25.74%) Public Cloud
11 26 (25.74%) ITIL
11 26 (25.74%) Project Management
11 26 (25.74%) Microservices
11 26 (25.74%) ITIL V3
12 25 (24.75%) Azure SQL Database
12 25 (24.75%) Line Management
12 25 (24.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 25 (24.75%) Amazon RDS
12 25 (24.75%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (24.75%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (24.75%) Amazon S3
12 25 (24.75%) Configuration Management
12 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
12 25 (24.75%) Service Management
12 25 (24.75%) TOGAF

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (7.92%) IIS
1 8 (7.92%) OpenStack
2 6 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.98%) WildFly
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.99%) SAS
5 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Maya
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.98%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (1.98%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 68 (67.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (56.44%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (26.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 25 (24.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 25 (24.75%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (24.75%) Amazon S3
4 25 (24.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 25 (24.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 19 (18.81%) PaaS
6 12 (11.88%) IaaS
7 8 (7.92%) Google Play
7 8 (7.92%) OpenShift
8 7 (6.93%) iPaaS
9 6 (5.94%) GitHub
9 6 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (3.96%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.97%) SaaS
12 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) Internet
1 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.98%) DHCP
2 2 (1.98%) DNS
2 2 (1.98%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) SAN
3 1 (0.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 25 (24.75%) Amazon RDS
1 25 (24.75%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.93%) Big Data
3 7 (6.93%) Power BI
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.98%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (1.98%) DB2
6 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.98%) HBase
6 2 (1.98%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.98%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (23.76%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.88%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.91%) Maven
5 9 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (7.92%) NUnit
6 8 (7.92%) Protractor
6 8 (7.92%) Selenium
6 8 (7.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (7.92%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.96%) GitLab
7 4 (3.96%) Gradle
8 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.97%) JUnit
8 3 (2.97%) Mockito
8 3 (2.97%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.99%) Spock
9 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Architect
2 30 (29.70%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (20.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 21 (20.79%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (16.83%) Developer
5 15 (14.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Release Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) Release Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) AWS Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Database Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Platform Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Sales Executive
12 3 (2.97%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.71%) Web Services
2 14 (13.86%) .NET
3 11 (10.89%) REST
4 9 (8.91%) Spring
5 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.93%) OAuth
5 7 (6.93%) SAML
6 5 (4.95%) RESTful
6 5 (4.95%) Spring Boot
7 4 (3.96%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.96%) J2EE
7 4 (3.96%) Java EE
8 3 (2.97%) React
9 2 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.98%) Dropwizard
9 2 (1.98%) HTML
9 2 (1.98%) JSF
9 2 (1.98%) SOAP
9 2 (1.98%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) Data Centre
1 26 (25.74%) Public Cloud
2 25 (24.75%) Private Cloud
2 25 (24.75%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (22.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.94%) Fintech
5 6 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.95%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) NHS
7 2 (1.98%) PKI
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.83%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Windows
3 8 (7.92%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.96%) CentOS
5 4 (3.96%) Unix
6 2 (1.98%) HPUX
6 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) AIX
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (35.64%) DevOps
3 33 (32.67%) Migration
3 33 (32.67%) Presales
4 29 (28.71%) Load Balancing
5 26 (25.74%) ITIL
5 26 (25.74%) ITIL V3
5 26 (25.74%) Microservices
5 26 (25.74%) Project Management
6 25 (24.75%) Configuration Management
6 25 (24.75%) Line Management
6 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
6 25 (24.75%) Service Management
6 25 (24.75%) Technical Architecture
6 25 (24.75%) TOGAF
7 19 (18.81%) Open Source
8 18 (17.82%) Software Engineering
9 17 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (14.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (14.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) SQL
2 22 (21.78%) Java
3 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 13 (12.87%) Python
4 8 (7.92%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.93%) Ruby
6 5 (4.95%) Scala
7 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.97%) Groovy
9 2 (1.98%) C#
10 1 (0.99%) PHP
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.96%) RHCE
4 4 (3.96%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) CISSP
6 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) GDPR
2 6 (5.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (33.66%) Virtual Machines
2 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (23.76%) Docker
3 24 (23.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) HDFS
5 1 (0.99%) vCloud
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (21.78%) Kubernetes
2 16 (15.84%) Puppet
3 14 (13.86%) Terraform
4 13 (12.87%) Packer
5 12 (11.88%) Consul
6 9 (8.91%) Ansible
7 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.96%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (3.96%) Grafana
8 4 (3.96%) Graphite
8 4 (3.96%) Opsview
8 4 (3.96%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.98%) Oozie
10 1 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.99%) SCCM
10 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) VMware
2 19 (18.81%) Google
3 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.92%) MobileIron
5 7 (6.93%) Atlassian
6 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.94%) Splunk
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle
8 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.98%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco
9 2 (1.98%) Citrix
9 2 (1.98%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.98%) McAfee
9 2 (1.98%) SmartCo
9 2 (1.98%) Sybase
10 1 (0.99%) Lumension
10 1 (0.99%) Tableau