Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 404 495
Rank change year-on-year +173 +91 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 58 98 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 1.08% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 32
Median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -2.26% +2.31%
10th Percentile £34,750 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% +3.70%

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 2,684 9,083 10,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.47% 36.01% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,130 6,925 8,303
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,514
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.06% +7.81%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in the South East over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

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 20 October 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
Thames Valley +118 36 £90,000 +24.14% 11
Berkshire +100 35 £90,000 +24.14% 10
Surrey +100 9 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Kent - 6 £82,500 - 4
Hampshire +108 4 £65,000 -27.78% 2
East Sussex +40 2 £30,000 -57.14%
Buckinghamshire +77 1 £35,000 -47.17%
West Sussex +43 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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 41 (70.69%) Azure
2 37 (63.79%) AWS
3 28 (48.28%) Terraform
4 25 (43.10%) Serverless
5 23 (39.66%) AWS Lambda
5 23 (39.66%) SaaS
6 22 (37.93%) Python
6 22 (37.93%) Azure Functions
6 22 (37.93%) DevOps
7 21 (36.21%) Power Platform
7 21 (36.21%) PaaS
8 20 (34.48%) PowerShell
8 20 (34.48%) IaaS
8 20 (34.48%) DNS
8 20 (34.48%) Internet
8 20 (34.48%) PowerApps
8 20 (34.48%) Anomaly Detection
8 20 (34.48%) Task Automation
9 19 (32.76%) Microservices
9 19 (32.76%) Java
9 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
10 13 (22.41%) Docker
10 13 (22.41%) C#
10 13 (22.41%) .NET
10 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
11 12 (20.69%) Spring Boot
12 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
13 9 (15.52%) SQL Server

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 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 41 (70.69%) Azure
2 37 (63.79%) AWS
3 25 (43.10%) Serverless
4 23 (39.66%) AWS Lambda
4 23 (39.66%) SaaS
5 22 (37.93%) Azure Functions
6 21 (36.21%) PaaS
6 21 (36.21%) Power Platform
7 20 (34.48%) IaaS
7 20 (34.48%) PowerApps
8 3 (5.17%) Office 365
9 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.45%) OneDrive
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.72%) Datadog
10 1 (1.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) DNS
1 20 (34.48%) Internet
2 7 (12.07%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.45%) Blockchain
2 2 (3.45%) MS Access
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) Power BI
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.07%) GitLab
2 7 (12.07%) JIRA
2 7 (12.07%) JUnit
2 7 (12.07%) Maven
2 7 (12.07%) Mockito
2 7 (12.07%) SonarQube
2 7 (12.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) CircleCI
General
1 4 (6.90%) Banking
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Cloud Specialist
1 15 (25.86%) Security Specialist
2 13 (22.41%) Azure Specialist
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Engineering Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Security Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Service Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Software Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Junior
6 6 (10.34%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Graduate
7 5 (8.62%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Azure Developer
8 4 (6.90%) DevSecOps Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) Spring Boot
3 9 (15.52%) Spring
4 8 (13.79%) .NET Core
5 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
5 7 (12.07%) REST
5 7 (12.07%) Spring Cloud
6 6 (10.34%) JSON
7 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (8.62%) WCF
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.17%) Dropwizard
9 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.45%) jQuery
9 2 (3.45%) SAML
9 2 (3.45%) SOAP
9 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) DevOps
2 20 (34.48%) Anomaly Detection
2 20 (34.48%) Task Automation
3 19 (32.76%) Microservices
3 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) TDD
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.07%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.07%) Strategic Roadmap
8 7 (12.07%) Technology Roadmap
9 6 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (10.34%) Information Security
9 6 (10.34%) SOA
10 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
10 5 (8.62%) Fintech
10 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (8.62%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Python
2 20 (34.48%) PowerShell
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 13 (22.41%) C#
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) Go
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.62%) GDPR
2 5 (8.62%) NIST
3 4 (6.90%) NIST 800
4 2 (3.45%) SLA
5 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Docker
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (48.28%) Terraform
2 7 (12.07%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.62%) Ansible
3 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) Apple
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) Xamarin