Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 256 243
Rank change year-on-year +54 -13 +140
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 106 148 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.11% 0.92% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.88% 2.91% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 88 122 179
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -30.77% +30.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,175 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,025 £72,500 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -

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 North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,676 5,094 4,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.44% 31.58% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,255 4,187 3,982
Median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the North of England

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing in the North of England.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the North of England

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Computing in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the North of England

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North of England region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
North West +77 76 £55,114 +0.21% 14
North East +28 17 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Yorkshire -3 13 £35,000 -2.86% 2
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 62 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (54.72%) DevOps
3 41 (38.68%) Azure
4 35 (33.02%) AWS
4 35 (33.02%) SQL
5 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
6 26 (24.53%) HTML
7 25 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (22.64%) Finance
8 24 (22.64%) CSS
9 23 (21.70%) ITIL
9 23 (21.70%) .NET
9 23 (21.70%) Public Sector
10 22 (20.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 22 (20.75%) Security Monitoring
10 22 (20.75%) C#
11 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
12 19 (17.92%) Java
13 18 (16.98%) Linux
13 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
13 18 (16.98%) Microservices
14 17 (16.04%) TDD
14 17 (16.04%) Python
14 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
15 16 (15.09%) JIRA
15 16 (15.09%) Go
16 15 (14.15%) AngularJS

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) Confluence
3 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Perch
6 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (38.68%) Azure
2 35 (33.02%) AWS
3 10 (9.43%) GitHub
3 10 (9.43%) Office 365
4 7 (6.60%) IaaS
4 7 (6.60%) SaaS
5 5 (4.72%) PaaS
5 5 (4.72%) Serverless
6 3 (2.83%) GCP
6 3 (2.83%) Logic Apps
6 3 (2.83%) NuGet
6 3 (2.83%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.89%) G Suite
8 1 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) Skype
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) VPN
2 3 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
3 2 (1.89%) DNS
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) Network Security
4 1 (0.94%) SAN
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) Wireless
4 1 (0.94%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Big Data
2 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.83%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) Power BI
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.89%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.89%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.89%) Redis
6 2 (1.89%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) OLTP
7 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.09%) JIRA
3 8 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (7.55%) GitLab
3 8 (7.55%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.94%) JUnit
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 23 (21.70%) Public Sector
3 6 (5.66%) Housing Association
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.89%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.53%) Developer
2 20 (18.87%) Cloud Specialist
2 20 (18.87%) Security Specialist
3 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
3 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.43%) IT Manager
4 10 (9.43%) SQL Developer
5 8 (7.55%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.60%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.66%) JavaScript Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 6 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.66%) Python Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.53%) HTML
2 24 (22.64%) CSS
3 23 (21.70%) .NET
4 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
5 15 (14.15%) AngularJS
6 12 (11.32%) React
7 9 (8.49%) HTML5
7 9 (8.49%) REST
7 9 (8.49%) Spring
8 8 (7.55%) .NET Core
8 8 (7.55%) CSS3
8 8 (7.55%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (6.60%) Node.js
10 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.66%) Web Services
11 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (4.72%) Spring Boot
12 4 (3.77%) jQuery
12 4 (3.77%) Lambda Expressions
12 4 (3.77%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.66%) e-Learning
2 6 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.72%) User Experience
4 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.77%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Anti-Piracy
6 2 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.89%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Windows
3 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.55%) CentOS
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (54.72%) DevOps
3 25 (23.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (21.70%) ITIL
5 22 (20.75%) Security Monitoring
5 22 (20.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
8 18 (16.98%) Microservices
9 17 (16.04%) TDD
10 14 (13.21%) MVC
11 12 (11.32%) Configuration Management
11 12 (11.32%) High Availability
12 11 (10.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (10.38%) Proactive Monitoring
13 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Automation
13 10 (9.43%) Open Source
14 9 (8.49%) BDD
15 8 (7.55%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.02%) SQL
2 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.75%) C#
4 19 (17.92%) Java
5 17 (16.04%) Python
6 16 (15.09%) Go
7 8 (7.55%) Ruby
7 8 (7.55%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.83%) PHP
10 1 (0.94%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.89%) CEH
4 2 (1.89%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CISM
5 1 (0.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) CRISC
5 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.94%) MBCS
5 1 (0.94%) MCSA
5 1 (0.94%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.94%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) GDPR
2 1 (0.94%) NCSC
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Docker
1 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Terraform
2 8 (7.55%) Grafana
2 8 (7.55%) Graphite
2 8 (7.55%) Prometheus
2 8 (7.55%) Puppet
3 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.94%) Consul
5 1 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.94%) Packer
5 1 (0.94%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) VMware
3 6 (5.66%) IBM
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.72%) Google
5 3 (2.83%) SOTI
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco
6 2 (1.89%) Citrix
6 2 (1.89%) Dell
6 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 2 (1.89%) Veeam
7 1 (0.94%) Adobe
7 1 (0.94%) Databricks
7 1 (0.94%) EMC
7 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.94%) Zerto