Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 482 509
Rank change year-on-year +35 +27 +112
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 78 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 22
South East median annual salary £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £53,625 £47,500 £58,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £71,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.77% +9.62% -7.14%

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 9,674 10,983 10,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.45% 36.05% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7,282 8,807 8,564
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +73 50 £74,000 +48.00% 3
Berkshire +44 38 £74,000 +2.07% 3
Oxfordshire +44 12 - -
West Sussex - 10 £57,500 - 4
East Sussex - 9 £79,500 - 2
Surrey +24 5 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Hampshire -7 3 £57,500 -17.86% 1
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 62 (79.49%) DevOps
2 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) Microservices
3 33 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (41.03%) Test Automation
5 31 (39.74%) Python
6 30 (38.46%) Java
6 30 (38.46%) Linux
6 30 (38.46%) Kubernetes
7 26 (33.33%) Akamai
8 25 (32.05%) Kafka
9 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (30.77%) Degree
10 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
10 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 19 (24.36%) REST
11 19 (24.36%) JIRA
11 19 (24.36%) TDD
11 19 (24.36%) .NET
12 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 18 (23.08%) C#
12 18 (23.08%) Confluence
12 18 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (23.08%) BDD
13 17 (21.79%) Grafana
13 17 (21.79%) Prometheus
13 17 (21.79%) Computer Science Degree
14 16 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (19.23%) 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 18 (23.08%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 33 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (33.33%) Akamai
3 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (12.82%) Serverless
5 6 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.56%) PaaS
8 1 (1.28%) GitHub
8 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (1.28%) LTE
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (17.95%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.85%) DB2
7 2 (2.56%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.28%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Redis
8 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 19 (24.36%) JIRA
3 11 (14.10%) Fiddler
3 11 (14.10%) TeamCity
3 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Advertising
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (28.21%) Developer
3 19 (24.36%) Senior DevOps
4 18 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 17 (21.79%) .NET Developer
5 17 (21.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (21.79%) C# Developer
6 16 (20.51%) Platform Engineer
7 13 (16.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) QA Engineer
8 11 (14.10%) Software QA Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (12.82%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (12.82%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 10 (12.82%) Software Engineer
10 7 (8.97%) Architect
11 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
12 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) Kafka
2 19 (24.36%) .NET
2 19 (24.36%) REST
3 14 (17.95%) CSS
4 12 (15.38%) .NET Core
5 11 (14.10%) RESTful
6 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (12.82%) Sass
7 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.69%) HTML
8 6 (7.69%) Node.js
8 6 (7.69%) Web Services
9 4 (5.13%) GraphQL
9 4 (5.13%) Material Design
9 4 (5.13%) Serverless Framework
10 3 (3.85%) Apollo GraphQL
10 3 (3.85%) HTML5
10 3 (3.85%) OAuth2
10 3 (3.85%) OpenID
10 3 (3.85%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Blog
2 5 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) DataPower
5 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (79.49%) DevOps
2 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) Microservices
4 32 (41.03%) Test Automation
5 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
6 19 (24.36%) TDD
7 18 (23.08%) BDD
8 16 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (14.10%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (14.10%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (14.10%) Pair Programming
11 11 (14.10%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (14.10%) Software Architecture
11 11 (14.10%) Software Delivery
11 11 (14.10%) Test Strategy
12 9 (11.54%) OWASP
13 8 (10.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) Python
2 30 (38.46%) Java
3 18 (23.08%) C#
3 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.82%) Go
5 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.13%) ES6
6 4 (5.13%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Degree
2 17 (21.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.85%) CEH
4 3 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) iptables
Systems Management
1 30 (38.46%) Kubernetes
2 17 (21.79%) Grafana
2 17 (21.79%) Prometheus
3 15 (19.23%) Terraform
4 8 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.26%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.28%) Axway
5 1 (1.28%) OutSystems
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore