Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > Midlands
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 160 277
Rank change year-on-year +30 +117 +57
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 135 211 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.01% 1.79% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.16% 4.36% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 170 53
Median annual salary £67,500 £63,750 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.82% -0.80%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,375 £84,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Public Cloud 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 2,617 4,840 5,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.02% 40.95% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,064 3,344 3,924
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the Midlands over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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 +27 70 £62,000 -11.43% 5
East Midlands +36 65 £73,750 +22.92% 4
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 105 (77.78%) AWS
2 104 (77.04%) Azure
3 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (40.00%) DevOps
5 43 (31.85%) Software Engineering
6 39 (28.89%) Linux
6 39 (28.89%) GCP
7 37 (27.41%) Windows
8 36 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 34 (25.19%) Jenkins
10 33 (24.44%) SQL
11 32 (23.70%) Java
11 32 (23.70%) Git (software)
12 31 (22.96%) PowerShell
13 30 (22.22%) Google
14 29 (21.48%) Python
15 27 (20.00%) Docker
15 27 (20.00%) Terraform
16 26 (19.26%) Kubernetes
16 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
16 26 (19.26%) SaaS
17 25 (18.52%) VMware
17 25 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 24 (17.78%) Technical Leadership
18 24 (17.78%) Finance
19 23 (17.04%) Big Data
19 23 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (16.30%) PaaS
20 22 (16.30%) Apache Spark

Public Cloud
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 22 (16.30%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.44%) IIS
4 4 (2.96%) Confluence
5 3 (2.22%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP PM
1 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.74%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 105 (77.78%) AWS
2 104 (77.04%) Azure
3 39 (28.89%) GCP
4 26 (19.26%) SaaS
5 22 (16.30%) PaaS
6 17 (12.59%) GitHub
7 11 (8.15%) IaaS
8 6 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.70%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (2.96%) Datadog
11 3 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.48%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.48%) Slack
13 1 (0.74%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.85%) SAN
2 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.19%) Firewall
4 5 (3.70%) VPN
5 4 (2.96%) Network Security
5 4 (2.96%) WAN
6 2 (1.48%) Broadband
6 2 (1.48%) LAN
6 2 (1.48%) MPLS
6 2 (1.48%) SSH
6 2 (1.48%) Wireless
7 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.04%) Big Data
2 21 (15.56%) Hadoop
3 16 (11.85%) HBase
4 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 11 (8.15%) Apache Hive
5 11 (8.15%) Impala
6 10 (7.41%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (5.93%) MySQL
8 6 (4.44%) Flink
9 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.48%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.48%) DB2
10 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.74%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 34 (25.19%) Jenkins
2 32 (23.70%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.11%) GitLab
4 11 (8.15%) Bitbucket
5 8 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.44%) JIRA
7 5 (3.70%) CircleCI
7 5 (3.70%) Moq
7 5 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.96%) Selenium
8 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.48%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.48%) git-flow
10 1 (0.74%) Gatling
10 1 (0.74%) JMeter
10 1 (0.74%) Mocha
10 1 (0.74%) Protractor
10 1 (0.74%) REST Assured
General
1 24 (17.78%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Retail
3 10 (7.41%) Law
4 6 (4.44%) Digital Economy
5 5 (3.70%) Billing
6 4 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.96%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.22%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.48%) Automotive
8 2 (1.48%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (22.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (15.56%) Architect
2 21 (15.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (12.59%) Developer
4 15 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.37%) Analyst
5 14 (10.37%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (10.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (10.37%) Java Developer
5 14 (10.37%) Software Engineer
6 13 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Lead Java Developer
8 11 (8.15%) Analytics Developer
8 11 (8.15%) Big Data Developer
8 11 (8.15%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.93%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (5.19%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (5.19%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) Web Services
2 13 (9.63%) .NET
2 13 (9.63%) LAMP
3 11 (8.15%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (8.15%) J2EE
4 10 (7.41%) Node.js
4 10 (7.41%) YAML
5 7 (5.19%) REST
6 6 (4.44%) HTML
7 5 (3.70%) .NET Core
7 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.96%) JSON
9 3 (2.22%) Kafka
10 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.48%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.48%) OAuth
10 2 (1.48%) SOAP
10 2 (1.48%) Spring
11 1 (0.74%) LDAP
11 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.59%) Cloud Native
3 11 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.22%) PKI
7 3 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.48%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.74%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Linux
2 37 (27.41%) Windows
3 22 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.37%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.93%) CentOS
7 2 (1.48%) Unix
7 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) DevOps
3 43 (31.85%) Software Engineering
4 25 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (17.78%) Technical Leadership
6 21 (15.56%) Microservices
7 20 (14.81%) Project Delivery
8 19 (14.07%) Analytics
9 18 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (12.59%) Thought Leadership
11 16 (11.85%) Open Source
12 15 (11.11%) IT Strategy
13 14 (10.37%) Change Control
13 14 (10.37%) Multichannel Retail
13 14 (10.37%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 13 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (9.63%) High Availability
15 12 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.89%) Scrum
16 11 (8.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) SQL
2 32 (23.70%) Java
3 31 (22.96%) PowerShell
4 29 (21.48%) Python
5 12 (8.89%) Scala
6 10 (7.41%) C#
7 9 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.93%) Ruby
9 6 (4.44%) PHP
10 5 (3.70%) C++
11 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.48%) Go
13 1 (0.74%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Degree
2 16 (11.85%) AWS Certification
3 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.96%) CCIE
5 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) GDPR
2 3 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (20.00%) Docker
2 23 (17.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (12.59%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.15%) HDFS
5 10 (7.41%) vSphere
6 7 (5.19%) VMware NSX
7 5 (3.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (20.00%) Terraform
2 26 (19.26%) Kubernetes
3 22 (16.30%) Ansible
4 19 (14.07%) Puppet
5 14 (10.37%) SCCM
5 14 (10.37%) SCOM
5 14 (10.37%) WSUS
6 8 (5.93%) Consul
6 8 (5.93%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (5.93%) Grafana
6 8 (5.93%) Graphite
6 8 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (5.93%) Packer
6 8 (5.93%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.22%) Google
3 25 (18.52%) VMware
4 15 (11.11%) HP
5 14 (10.37%) NetApp
5 14 (10.37%) Red Hat
6 11 (8.15%) Cisco
7 6 (4.44%) New Relic
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle
9 3 (2.22%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.48%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.48%) Citrix
10 2 (1.48%) IBM
10 2 (1.48%) Splunk
11 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.74%) ESRI
11 1 (0.74%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.74%) SAP
11 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow