Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 233 184 250
Rank change year-on-year -49 +66 +122
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 92 34 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.86% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 2.32% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 23 51
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,450 £50,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £54,375 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £89,375 £77,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £81,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +14.29%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,097 1,465 3,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.12% 31.54% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,900 1,185 3,118
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,284 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,585 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.19% +4.70% +1.06%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the Midlands

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cloud Native in the Midlands

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the Midlands

Cloud Native
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 Native within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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 -68 65 £60,000 -11.11% 26
East Midlands -44 27 £72,500 -3.33% 12
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 69 (75.00%) DevOps
2 58 (63.04%) Azure
3 57 (61.96%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (57.61%) AWS
5 40 (43.48%) Kubernetes
6 39 (42.39%) Microservices
7 37 (40.22%) Java
8 31 (33.70%) Software Engineering
9 28 (30.43%) Serverless
10 24 (26.09%) Docker
11 22 (23.91%) GCP
12 21 (22.83%) Python
12 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
13 20 (21.74%) Terraform
13 20 (21.74%) DevSecOps
14 18 (19.57%) Presales
15 17 (18.48%) Coaching
15 17 (18.48%) Test Automation
15 17 (18.48%) Infrastructure as Code
16 16 (17.39%) Technical Leadership
16 16 (17.39%) Scrum
17 15 (16.30%) Identity Access Management
17 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
18 14 (15.22%) Public Cloud
18 14 (15.22%) RESTful
18 14 (15.22%) SaaS
18 14 (15.22%) Public Sector
18 14 (15.22%) Event-Driven
19 13 (14.13%) PaaS
19 13 (14.13%) Node.js

Cloud Native
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 3 (3.26%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) JBoss
2 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 58 (63.04%) Azure
2 53 (57.61%) AWS
3 28 (30.43%) Serverless
4 22 (23.91%) GCP
5 14 (15.22%) SaaS
6 13 (14.13%) PaaS
7 11 (11.96%) OpenShift
8 10 (10.87%) GitHub
9 9 (9.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (7.61%) Amazon EKS
11 4 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (4.35%) Snowflake
12 3 (3.26%) IaaS
13 2 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
14 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (1.09%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (3.26%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.26%) MySQL
3 3 (3.26%) Redis
4 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.43%) GitLab
3 4 (4.35%) JIRA
4 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.17%) Maven
5 2 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.09%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.09%) Gradle
6 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.09%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.22%) Public Sector
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Social Skills
4 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (2.17%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Law
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
2 17 (18.48%) Software Engineer
3 16 (17.39%) Platform Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (9.78%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Platform Architect
7 7 (7.61%) Principal Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Principal Software Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.26%) AWS Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Engineering Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) RESTful
2 13 (14.13%) Node.js
3 12 (13.04%) .NET
4 9 (9.78%) .NET Core
4 9 (9.78%) React
5 7 (7.61%) Spring
6 5 (5.43%) Java EE
7 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.35%) JSON
8 3 (3.26%) Kafka
8 3 (3.26%) REST
8 3 (3.26%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.17%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (2.17%) Velocity
9 2 (2.17%) YAML
10 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.09%) HTML
10 1 (1.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.35%) Tandem
3 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Life Science
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) Unix
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (75.00%) DevOps
2 57 (61.96%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (42.39%) Microservices
4 31 (33.70%) Software Engineering
5 20 (21.74%) DevSecOps
6 18 (19.57%) Presales
7 17 (18.48%) Coaching
7 17 (18.48%) Infrastructure as Code
7 17 (18.48%) Test Automation
8 16 (17.39%) Scrum
8 16 (17.39%) Technical Leadership
9 15 (16.30%) Identity Access Management
10 14 (15.22%) Event-Driven
11 13 (14.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (11.96%) Thought Leadership
13 10 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (10.87%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.22%) Java
2 21 (22.83%) Python
3 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.96%) C#
4 11 (11.96%) Go
5 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.35%) Ruby
6 4 (4.35%) SQL
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) C++
7 2 (2.17%) C-shell
7 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.17%) R
7 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.09%) Groovy
8 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) AWS Certification
3 8 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.09%) IASME
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (43.48%) Kubernetes
2 20 (21.74%) Terraform
3 9 (9.78%) Ansible
4 5 (5.43%) Puppet
5 4 (4.35%) Grafana
5 4 (4.35%) Prometheus
6 3 (3.26%) Mesos
6 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.26%) Rancher
7 2 (2.17%) Consul
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Packer
8 1 (1.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Google
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.26%) Okta
3 3 (3.26%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.09%) Splunk
4 1 (1.09%) Veracode