Period
to 22 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 407 497 503
Rank change year-on-year +90 +6 +82
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 98 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 16
South East median annual salary £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.26% +2.31% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,250
90th Percentile £89,000 £76,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -3.57%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,137 10,482 10,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.98% 35.97% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,973 8,376 8,342
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,757 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.55% +8.35% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the South East

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cloud Native in the South East

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Native in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the South East

Cloud Native
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Native within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. 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
Thames Valley +93 61 £72,500 +18.37% 12
Berkshire +55 42 £72,500 +18.37% 9
East Sussex +32 17 £58,750 -34.72% 1
Oxfordshire +41 13 £62,500 - 3
West Sussex +4 12 £57,500 +4.55%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £66,250 -
Surrey +32 5 £60,000 -11.11%
Hampshire -16 3 £90,000 +28.57% 3
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 74 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (73.47%) DevOps
3 60 (61.22%) AWS
4 45 (45.92%) Test Automation
5 41 (41.84%) Microservices
6 39 (39.80%) Azure
7 33 (33.67%) Degree
8 31 (31.63%) JIRA
8 31 (31.63%) TDD
9 30 (30.61%) C#
10 29 (29.59%) REST
10 29 (29.59%) .NET
10 29 (29.59%) Computer Science
11 28 (28.57%) Confluence
11 28 (28.57%) BDD
12 26 (26.53%) Computer Science Degree
13 25 (25.51%) Jenkins
13 25 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (24.49%) Python
15 23 (23.47%) Domain-Driven Design
16 22 (22.45%) Open Source
16 22 (22.45%) Java
16 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
16 22 (22.45%) Kubernetes
17 21 (21.43%) Linux
17 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
18 20 (20.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
19 19 (19.39%) MongoDB
20 18 (18.37%) Akamai
20 18 (18.37%) Terraform

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 60 (61.22%) AWS
2 39 (39.80%) Azure
3 18 (18.37%) Akamai
4 9 (9.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (9.18%) Serverless
5 6 (6.12%) Firebase
6 4 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.08%) GCP
7 3 (3.06%) PaaS
8 2 (2.04%) Apigee
8 2 (2.04%) GitHub
8 2 (2.04%) SaaS
9 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) VPN
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Network Security
2 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) MongoDB
2 16 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.06%) Data Lake
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (31.63%) JIRA
2 25 (25.51%) Jenkins
3 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 15 (15.31%) Bitbucket
5 14 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (11.22%) Fiddler
6 11 (11.22%) TeamCity
6 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.02%) Ant
8 1 (1.02%) Gradle
8 1 (1.02%) JUnit
8 1 (1.02%) Maven
8 1 (1.02%) Protractor
8 1 (1.02%) Selenium
8 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 28 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 28 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 14 (14.29%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
4 14 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) .NET Software Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Architect
7 11 (11.22%) QA Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (11.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Software QA Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Angular Developer
8 9 (9.18%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.59%) .NET
1 29 (29.59%) REST
2 16 (16.33%) Kafka
3 14 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 14 (14.29%) CSS
4 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
4 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (13.27%) RESTful
5 12 (12.24%) Sass
6 11 (11.22%) Node.js
7 5 (5.10%) Web Services
8 4 (4.08%) GraphQL
8 4 (4.08%) HTML
8 4 (4.08%) Serverless Framework
8 4 (4.08%) Spring
9 3 (3.06%) Apollo GraphQL
9 3 (3.06%) Material Design
9 3 (3.06%) React
9 3 (3.06%) Spring Boot
10 2 (2.04%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (11.22%) Blog
3 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (73.47%) DevOps
3 45 (45.92%) Test Automation
4 41 (41.84%) Microservices
5 31 (31.63%) TDD
6 29 (29.59%) Computer Science
7 28 (28.57%) BDD
8 25 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (23.47%) Domain-Driven Design
10 22 (22.45%) Open Source
11 20 (20.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 16 (16.33%) SOLID
13 15 (15.31%) SOA
13 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
14 14 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (14.29%) CQRS
14 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 14 (14.29%) OO
15 12 (12.24%) Software Delivery
16 11 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) C#
2 24 (24.49%) Python
3 22 (22.45%) Java
3 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.16%) Go
6 5 (5.10%) SQL
7 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.08%) ES6
7 4 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) Degree
2 26 (26.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (11.22%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) CEH
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.04%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.02%) CCNA
6 1 (1.02%) CISSP
6 1 (1.02%) OSCP
6 1 (1.02%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) NIST
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) iptables
Systems Management
1 22 (22.45%) Kubernetes
2 18 (18.37%) Terraform
3 11 (11.22%) Puppet
4 10 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (9.18%) Grafana
5 9 (9.18%) Prometheus
6 8 (8.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) Informatica
4 2 (2.04%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.02%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Imperva
5 1 (1.02%) OutSystems
5 1 (1.02%) Qualys
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.02%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore