Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South West
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 310 329
Rank change year-on-year +157 +19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 38 12 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.10% 0.12% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 0.34% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 2
Median annual salary £90,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -16.67% -4.00%
England median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,152 3,499 3,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.42% 36.01% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 880 2,699 2,994
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,616 £26,250 £25,288
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
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 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 30 October 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 30 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
Gloucestershire +79 10 £90,000 +80.00% 3
Wiltshire +57 9 £75,000 - 1
Devon - 7 £90,000 - 2
Bristol +77 6 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 West region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 32 (84.21%) AWS
2 24 (63.16%) Azure
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Terraform
4 20 (52.63%) Docker
4 20 (52.63%) SaaS
4 20 (52.63%) PaaS
5 18 (47.37%) IaaS
6 17 (44.74%) DevOps
6 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure as Code
7 16 (42.11%) Open Source
8 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 14 (36.84%) Linux
8 14 (36.84%) Microservices
9 12 (31.58%) NIST 800
9 12 (31.58%) Serverless
9 12 (31.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 12 (31.58%) NIST
9 12 (31.58%) Python
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (28.95%) Security Architecture
10 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
10 11 (28.95%) Technical Leadership
11 10 (26.32%) DevSecOps
11 10 (26.32%) NCSC
11 10 (26.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 10 (26.32%) Data Science
11 10 (26.32%) Data Acquisition
11 10 (26.32%) Analytics

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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 32 (84.21%) AWS
2 24 (63.16%) Azure
3 20 (52.63%) PaaS
3 20 (52.63%) SaaS
4 18 (47.37%) IaaS
5 12 (31.58%) Serverless
6 9 (23.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (21.05%) Power Platform
8 7 (18.42%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (18.42%) Azure Functions
8 7 (18.42%) PowerApps
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon S3
9 6 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (13.16%) Cloudflare
10 5 (13.16%) npm
11 4 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (5.26%) GCP
13 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) Redis
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Bitbucket
2 5 (13.16%) Codeship
2 5 (13.16%) Cypress.io
2 5 (13.16%) Mocha
2 5 (13.16%) TestCafe
2 5 (13.16%) webpack
3 4 (10.53%) GitLab
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.63%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (21.05%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Architect
2 15 (39.47%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 7 (18.42%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (18.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Cloud Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Security Specialist
6 5 (13.16%) Azure Specialist
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Azure Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Node.js
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) React
4 5 (13.16%) Chai
4 5 (13.16%) Enzyme
4 5 (13.16%) Express
4 5 (13.16%) GatsbyJS
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5 Canvas
4 5 (13.16%) Jest
4 5 (13.16%) Pixi.js
4 5 (13.16%) Redux
5 2 (5.26%) .NET
5 2 (5.26%) Middleware
5 2 (5.26%) OAuth
5 2 (5.26%) OpenID
5 2 (5.26%) SailPoint
5 2 (5.26%) SAML
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Cyberattack
1 8 (21.05%) PKI
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) DevOps
2 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure as Code
3 16 (42.11%) Open Source
4 14 (36.84%) Microservices
5 12 (31.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 11 (28.95%) Security Architecture
6 11 (28.95%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (26.32%) Analytics
7 10 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (26.32%) Data Acquisition
7 10 (26.32%) Data Science
7 10 (26.32%) DevSecOps
7 10 (26.32%) High Availability
7 10 (26.32%) Machine Learning
7 10 (26.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (21.05%) Cyber Intelligence
9 8 (21.05%) Data Security
9 8 (21.05%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Python
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.79%) ES6
5 4 (10.53%) Go
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (31.58%) NIST
1 12 (31.58%) NIST 800
2 10 (26.32%) NCSC
3 2 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Docker
2 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) NDS
3 2 (5.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (57.89%) Terraform
2 10 (26.32%) Ansible
3 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
5 4 (10.53%) Istio
5 4 (10.53%) Nagios
5 4 (10.53%) Prometheus
5 4 (10.53%) Puppet
6 1 (2.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Google
3 4 (10.53%) Dynatrace
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) ForgeRock
5 2 (5.26%) NetIQ
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.63%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.63%) Okta
6 1 (2.63%) Veracode
6 1 (2.63%) VMware