Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South West
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 200 316 347
Rank change year-on-year +116 +31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 46 7 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.79% 0.072% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 0.20% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 47 5 2
Median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -39.39% +32.00%
10th Percentile £39,000 £47,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +11.54%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,127 3,487 3,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.40% 35.75% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 2,599 3,037
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,675 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,037 £65,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the South West

Cloud Native
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in the South West.

Salary trend for Cloud Native in the South West

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Cloud Native in the South West

Cloud Native
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 Native within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Gloucestershire +42 23 £75,000 +50.00%
Bristol +56 6 £40,000 -46.67% 4
Dorset - 6 £60,000 -
Somerset - 5 £47,557 -
Devon - 3 £90,000 -
Wiltshire +38 1 - -
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 31 (67.39%) AWS
2 28 (60.87%) Azure
3 25 (54.35%) Docker
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
5 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) DevOps
5 21 (45.65%) Terraform
6 20 (43.48%) SaaS
7 19 (41.30%) Kubernetes
8 15 (32.61%) Python
8 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 15 (32.61%) PaaS
8 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (30.43%) Open Source
9 14 (30.43%) Information Assurance
9 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
10 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
10 13 (28.26%) PKI
10 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (28.26%) IaaS
10 13 (28.26%) Microservices
10 13 (28.26%) NIST 800
10 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (28.26%) NIST
11 12 (26.09%) Technical Leadership
11 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
12 11 (23.91%) Big Data
12 11 (23.91%) High Availability
12 11 (23.91%) Ansible

Cloud Native
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 4 (8.70%) ArcGIS
1 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (67.39%) AWS
2 28 (60.87%) Azure
3 20 (43.48%) SaaS
4 15 (32.61%) PaaS
5 13 (28.26%) IaaS
6 7 (15.22%) OpenShift
6 7 (15.22%) Power Platform
6 7 (15.22%) Serverless
7 3 (6.52%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (6.52%) Azure Functions
7 3 (6.52%) PowerApps
8 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
8 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (4.35%) Cloudflare
8 2 (4.35%) GCP
8 2 (4.35%) npm
9 1 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Intranet
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (8.70%) GIS
3 4 (8.70%) Power BI
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.17%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Codeship
3 2 (4.35%) Cypress.io
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Mocha
3 2 (4.35%) TestCafe
3 2 (4.35%) webpack
4 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.17%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Legal
2 4 (8.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
1 16 (34.78%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Azure Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Head of Applications
7 4 (8.70%) Head of Digital
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (10.87%) Middleware
4 4 (8.70%) CSS
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 3 (6.52%) Node.js
5 3 (6.52%) React
6 2 (4.35%) Chai
6 2 (4.35%) Enzyme
6 2 (4.35%) Express
6 2 (4.35%) GatsbyJS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (4.35%) Jest
6 2 (4.35%) Kafka
6 2 (4.35%) Pixi.js
6 2 (4.35%) Redux
7 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) PKI
2 10 (21.74%) Cyberattack
3 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) CentOS
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (45.65%) DevOps
2 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (30.43%) Information Assurance
3 14 (30.43%) Open Source
4 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure as Code
4 13 (28.26%) Microservices
5 12 (26.09%) Technical Leadership
6 11 (23.91%) High Availability
7 10 (21.74%) Analytics
7 10 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (21.74%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (21.74%) Cyber Intelligence
7 10 (21.74%) Data Acquisition
7 10 (21.74%) Data Science
7 10 (21.74%) Data Security
7 10 (21.74%) DevSecOps
7 10 (21.74%) Machine Learning
7 10 (21.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 10 (21.74%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Python
2 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) ES6
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Go
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Rust
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) RHCE
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (28.26%) NIST
1 13 (28.26%) NIST 800
2 10 (21.74%) NCSC
3 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (6.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Docker
2 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) Ceph
3 6 (13.04%) KVM
3 6 (13.04%) oVirt
4 1 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Terraform
2 19 (41.30%) Kubernetes
3 11 (23.91%) Ansible
4 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (15.22%) Puppet
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.17%) Salt
6 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
3 10 (21.74%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) Confluent
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Veracode
5 1 (2.17%) VMware