Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 289 297
Rank change year-on-year +41 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 86 50 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.83% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% 2.94% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 75
South West median annual salary £54,300 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.13% +20.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £28,750 £27,600
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,600
% change year-on-year +13.04% +1.59% +13.20%

Cloud Computing 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 South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,060 1,703 1,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.83% 16.51% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,764 1,411 973
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,803 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the South West over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Bristol +31 55 £55,000 -15.38% 11
Somerset +37 17 £55,000 +43.79%
Gloucestershire +19 6 £33,750 -32.50% 2
Devon - 5 £31,000 - 1
Wiltshire -14 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 West region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (47.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (45.35%) DevOps
5 37 (43.02%) Python
6 32 (37.21%) Software Engineering
7 30 (34.88%) Java
7 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 27 (31.40%) Kanban
9 26 (30.23%) C#
10 24 (27.91%) Scrum
11 22 (25.58%) .NET
12 21 (24.42%) Docker
13 18 (20.93%) SQL
13 18 (20.93%) Artificial Intelligence
14 17 (19.77%) Office 365
15 16 (18.60%) Analytics
15 16 (18.60%) Degree
16 15 (17.44%) Machine Learning
16 15 (17.44%) Continuous Deployment
17 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
18 13 (15.12%) Test Automation
18 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
18 13 (15.12%) Microservices
19 12 (13.95%) Google Cloud Platform
19 12 (13.95%) AWS CloudFormation
19 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
19 12 (13.95%) Google

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.33%) Confluence
3 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (47.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (19.77%) Office 365
4 12 (13.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (13.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (10.47%) Amazon Kinesis
5 9 (10.47%) Amazon S3
6 8 (9.30%) Serverless
7 5 (5.81%) PaaS
8 3 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.49%) Azure Functions
8 3 (3.49%) SaaS
9 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) Firewall
2 9 (10.47%) SMS
3 4 (4.65%) DHCP
3 4 (4.65%) DNS
4 3 (3.49%) Internet
4 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.33%) Network Security
5 2 (2.33%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.16%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.16%) LAN
6 1 (1.16%) SAN
6 1 (1.16%) VLAN
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
6 1 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
3 10 (11.63%) Big Data
4 9 (10.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (10.47%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (10.47%) Redis
5 6 (6.98%) MarkLogic
6 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.65%) MS Access
7 4 (4.65%) MySQL
7 4 (4.65%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.49%) Power BI
9 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.47%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (10.47%) TeamCity
3 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.98%) JIRA
4 6 (6.98%) Maven
5 2 (2.33%) git-flow
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.14%) Electronics
2 7 (8.14%) Mandarin Language
3 4 (4.65%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Advertising
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Architect
1 15 (17.44%) Developer
2 11 (12.79%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) AWS Architect
5 8 (9.30%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Junior
6 7 (8.14%) SOC Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) AWS Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Design Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Head of Delivery
7 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.81%) AWS Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) .NET
2 10 (11.63%) Node.js
2 10 (11.63%) REST
2 10 (11.63%) XML
3 9 (10.47%) .NET Core
3 9 (10.47%) Akka.NET
3 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (10.47%) Kafka
4 6 (6.98%) jQuery
4 6 (6.98%) Spring
4 6 (6.98%) Spring Boot
5 5 (5.81%) JSON
6 4 (4.65%) Ajax
6 4 (4.65%) CSS
6 4 (4.65%) HTML
7 3 (3.49%) Web Services
8 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (2.33%) React
8 2 (2.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
1 9 (10.47%) User Experience
2 7 (8.14%) ASIC
2 7 (8.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (8.14%) SystemC
2 7 (8.14%) Verilog
3 6 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (6.98%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.49%) Clustering
6 3 (3.49%) PKI
7 2 (2.33%) Fintech
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) Blog
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) CentOS
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.35%) DevOps
3 32 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 27 (31.40%) Kanban
5 24 (27.91%) Scrum
6 18 (20.93%) Artificial Intelligence
7 16 (18.60%) Analytics
8 15 (17.44%) Continuous Deployment
8 15 (17.44%) Machine Learning
9 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (15.12%) Microservices
10 13 (15.12%) Test Automation
11 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
12 10 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.47%) ITIL
14 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (9.30%) Refactoring
14 8 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) Python
2 30 (34.88%) Java
3 26 (30.23%) C#
4 18 (20.93%) SQL
5 9 (10.47%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.30%) C
7 7 (8.14%) Perl
8 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.49%) Scala
10 2 (2.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) AWS Certification
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.81%) MCSA
5 4 (4.65%) PhD
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.49%) MCSE
7 2 (2.33%) MCSD
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) GDPR
3 3 (3.49%) GCP
4 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Docker
2 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) KVM
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (12.79%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.33%) Ansible
4 2 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.33%) Mesos
4 2 (2.33%) Terraform
5 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) Google
3 7 (8.14%) CA
4 6 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.49%) Cadence
6 3 (3.49%) McAfee
6 3 (3.49%) Synopsys
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 2 (2.33%) EMC
7 2 (2.33%) NetApp
7 2 (2.33%) New Relic
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) Juniper
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) Symantec
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas