Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 363 -
Rank change year-on-year +56 - -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 52 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.053% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 47 2 0
North West median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% - -
England median annual salary £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
% change year-on-year -1.75% -1.72% -14.71%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,657 5,299 5,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.82% 40.36% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,726 4,128 4,328
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the North West

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Native in the North West.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in the North West

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Native in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the North West

Cloud Native
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Native within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Manchester +63 47 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside - 3 - -
Cheshire +18 1 - - 1
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 50 (96.15%) DevOps
2 49 (94.23%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (71.15%) Java
4 36 (69.23%) Web Services
5 35 (67.31%) AngularJS
6 32 (61.54%) Puppet
7 28 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
9 22 (42.31%) Hadoop
9 22 (42.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (42.31%) JAX-RS
9 22 (42.31%) Microservices
10 21 (40.38%) gulp
10 21 (40.38%) Apache Solr
10 21 (40.38%) Open Source
10 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
11 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
12 15 (28.85%) Marketing
12 15 (28.85%) Digital Marketing
13 14 (26.92%) OOP
13 14 (26.92%) Java 8
14 13 (25.00%) OO
14 13 (25.00%) Scrum
15 12 (23.08%) Spring
16 11 (21.15%) Retail
16 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (21.15%) Dependency Injection
16 11 (21.15%) Software Architecture
17 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (19.23%) Ansible

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (40.38%) Apache Solr
2 6 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 49 (94.23%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (13.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (13.46%) SaaS
5 6 (11.54%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) Apache Cassandra
1 22 (42.31%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) gulp
2 6 (11.54%) Grunt
2 6 (11.54%) Selenium
3 5 (9.62%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) JMeter
4 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.69%) Redmine
4 4 (7.69%) WATIR
5 3 (5.77%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.92%) Appium
6 1 (1.92%) Calabash
General
1 15 (28.85%) Marketing
2 11 (21.15%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Java Engineer
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (30.77%) AWS Software Engineer
3 16 (30.77%) Lead Software Engineer
4 15 (28.85%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Developer
8 2 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) QA Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) Web Services
2 35 (67.31%) AngularJS
3 22 (42.31%) JAX-RS
4 12 (23.08%) Spring
5 10 (19.23%) Sass
6 7 (13.46%) JSON
6 7 (13.46%) Node.js
7 6 (11.54%) Ember.js
7 6 (11.54%) React
8 5 (9.62%) J2EE
8 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
9 4 (7.69%) Regular Expression
9 4 (7.69%) RESTful
9 4 (7.69%) XML
10 2 (3.85%) CSS
10 2 (3.85%) HTML
11 1 (1.92%) .NET
11 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.77%) Life Science
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) DevOps
2 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (42.31%) Microservices
4 21 (40.38%) Open Source
4 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
5 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
6 15 (28.85%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (26.92%) OOP
8 13 (25.00%) OO
8 13 (25.00%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (21.15%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (21.15%) Software Architecture
10 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
11 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 6 (11.54%) Anomaly Detection
13 6 (11.54%) Creative Thinking
13 6 (11.54%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) Java 8
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Ruby
4 4 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Go
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CISSP
2 3 (5.77%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (61.54%) Puppet
2 10 (19.23%) Ansible
3 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (13.46%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) Consul
5 1 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Sitecore