Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cloud Computing
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.072% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
North West median annual salary £47,500 - -
England median annual salary £67,500 £75,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -4.55%

IBM Cloud 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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,692 1,900 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.68% 14.73% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,306 1,613 928
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in the North West

IBM Cloud
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IBM Cloud in the North West

IBM Cloud
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 IBM Cloud within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 June 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 - 7 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
IBM Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing IBM 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 North West region with a requirement for IBM Cloud.

1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) SaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Google
2 8 (88.89%) Smartphone
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Unified Communications
2 8 (88.89%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (88.89%) Records Management
2 8 (88.89%) Application Virtualisation
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Groovy
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) YAML
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) Puppet
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD

IBM Cloud
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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Appium
1 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Application Virtualisation
1 8 (88.89%) Identity Access Management
1 8 (88.89%) Records Management
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) Google
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle