Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cloud Native
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 228 195 296
Rank change year-on-year -33 +101 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 53 38 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.76% 0.83% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 2.61% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 11
10th Percentile - £55,375 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £71,875 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,050 £83,750 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -28.30% +76.32% -32.14%
75th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £58,125
90th Percentile £80,250 £101,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%

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 2,439 1,458 2,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.90% 31.82% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,508 1,103 2,148
10th Percentile £31,205 £27,500 £25,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Bristol -45 21 £60,050 -21.25% 4
Wiltshire -20 14 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -14 8 £72,500 -19.44% 1
Dorset - 7 £45,000 -
Devon -4 2 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 29 (54.72%) Software Engineering
2 28 (52.83%) Azure
3 26 (49.06%) Java
4 25 (47.17%) DevOps
5 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (43.40%) CI/CD
7 21 (39.62%) AWS
8 20 (37.74%) Serverless
9 17 (32.08%) Terraform
10 16 (30.19%) Python
10 16 (30.19%) Kubernetes
10 16 (30.19%) Docker
11 15 (28.30%) Mentoring
11 15 (28.30%) Microservices
11 15 (28.30%) Spring Boot
11 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
11 15 (28.30%) Kanban
11 15 (28.30%) Spring
12 14 (26.42%) RESTful
12 14 (26.42%) Finance
13 13 (24.53%) C#
13 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
14 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
15 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
15 11 (20.75%) Scrum
15 11 (20.75%) React
15 11 (20.75%) Ansible
15 11 (20.75%) Redis
15 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
16 10 (18.87%) AngularJS

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 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Azure
2 21 (39.62%) AWS
3 20 (37.74%) Serverless
4 10 (18.87%) OpenShift
5 9 (16.98%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (15.09%) AWS CloudTrail
6 8 (15.09%) GCP
7 6 (11.32%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (11.32%) PaaS
8 4 (7.55%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (7.55%) GitHub
8 4 (7.55%) IaaS
9 3 (5.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (5.66%) Power Platform
10 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (3.77%) Google Workspace
10 2 (3.77%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (3.77%) Route 53
10 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Intranet
2 6 (11.32%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) 2G
4 1 (1.89%) 5G
4 1 (1.89%) Broadband
4 1 (1.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Redis
2 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
1 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.87%) Arquillian
2 10 (18.87%) JUnit
2 10 (18.87%) Maven
2 10 (18.87%) Mockito
3 6 (11.32%) CircleCI
4 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (9.43%) Billing
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Software Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Java Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
6 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Spring
1 15 (28.30%) Spring Boot
2 14 (26.42%) RESTful
3 11 (20.75%) React
4 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.09%) Node.js
6 7 (13.21%) .NET
7 5 (9.43%) Django
7 5 (9.43%) Kafka
7 5 (9.43%) scikit-learn
8 2 (3.77%) OAuth
8 2 (3.77%) OpenID
8 2 (3.77%) SAML
8 2 (3.77%) Velocity
9 1 (1.89%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.89%) ADO
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (1.89%) WCF
9 1 (1.89%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.43%) Life Science
2 5 (9.43%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Software Engineering
2 25 (47.17%) DevOps
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) CI/CD
5 15 (28.30%) Kanban
5 15 (28.30%) Mentoring
5 15 (28.30%) Microservices
6 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
7 12 (22.64%) Mathematics
8 11 (20.75%) Scrum
9 10 (18.87%) API Development
9 10 (18.87%) API Testing
9 10 (18.87%) Clean Code
9 10 (18.87%) Practice Management
9 10 (18.87%) Web Application Development
10 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
11 7 (13.21%) Full Stack Development
12 6 (11.32%) Emotional Intelligence
12 6 (11.32%) Identity Access Management
12 6 (11.32%) MITRE ATT&CK
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) Python
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 10 (18.87%) Java 8
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby
7 3 (5.66%) Go
8 2 (3.77%) Bash
8 2 (3.77%) C-shell
8 2 (3.77%) R
8 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) Terraform
2 16 (30.19%) Kubernetes
3 11 (20.75%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) Grafana
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.66%) Prometheus
4 3 (5.66%) Puppet
4 3 (5.66%) Rancher
5 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.77%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.77%) Packer
6 1 (1.89%) Consul
6 1 (1.89%) logstash
6 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.32%) Google
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Kofax
5 1 (1.89%) New Relic
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk