Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cloud Computing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 548 732 813
Rank change year-on-year +184 +81 +66
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 29 117 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.081% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 156 91
Median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -3.85% +106.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -7.41% -10.00%

IBM Cloud 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12,013 22,654 21,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.63% 27.37% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9,794 18,177 17,477
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing IBM Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Cloud within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 10 August 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
Midlands +109 13 £45,000 -30.77% 1
West Midlands +98 11 £48,750 -25.00% 1
North of England +130 10 £52,500 -1.69% 1
North West +125 10 £52,500 -19.23%
South East +155 5 £60,000 -5.88%
East Midlands +77 2 £43,750 -35.19%
Scotland +74 1 £72,500 +60.75%
IBM Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing IBM Cloud 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for IBM Cloud.

1 28 (96.55%) Azure
1 28 (96.55%) AWS
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (75.86%) IBM
4 19 (65.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
6 17 (58.62%) Python
7 16 (55.17%) Docker
7 16 (55.17%) Kubernetes
8 15 (51.72%) Machine Learning
9 14 (48.28%) Ansible
10 13 (44.83%) Node.js
10 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
11 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
11 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
11 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
11 12 (41.38%) SQL
11 12 (41.38%) DevOps
11 12 (41.38%) Terraform
12 11 (37.93%) React
12 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
12 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
12 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (34.48%) SaaS
13 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
13 10 (34.48%) GCP
13 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (31.03%) API Development
14 9 (31.03%) React Native
14 9 (31.03%) MEAN Stack

IBM Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (20.69%) OpenStack
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (96.55%) AWS
1 28 (96.55%) Azure
2 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (34.48%) GCP
2 10 (34.48%) SaaS
3 6 (20.69%) Office 365
3 6 (20.69%) Power Platform
3 6 (20.69%) Slack
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (6.90%) IaaS
6 2 (6.90%) PaaS
6 2 (6.90%) Serverless
6 2 (6.90%) SoftLayer
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.45%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (3.45%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
2 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.69%) Big Data
3 6 (20.69%) GIS
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) Power BI
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 4 (13.79%) Neo4j
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.90%) InfluxDB
6 1 (3.45%) Aerospike
6 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (3.45%) Hazelcast
6 1 (3.45%) Redis
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (13.79%) GitLab
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Site Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) SaaS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DB2 Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Node.js
2 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
3 11 (37.93%) React
4 9 (31.03%) Express
4 9 (31.03%) MEAN Stack
4 9 (31.03%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (31.03%) React Native
5 7 (24.14%) LDAP
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) Spark Streaming
6 4 (13.79%) TensorFlow
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 2 (6.90%) Jest
8 2 (6.90%) Kafka
9 1 (3.45%) .NET
9 1 (3.45%) Middleware
9 1 (3.45%) SAML
9 1 (3.45%) Sass
9 1 (3.45%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
2 8 (27.59%) User Experience
3 6 (20.69%) Algorithms
4 4 (13.79%) Acoustics
4 4 (13.79%) Blog
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 15 (51.72%) Machine Learning
4 12 (41.38%) DevOps
5 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
7 9 (31.03%) API Development
7 9 (31.03%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (31.03%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (31.03%) Use Case
7 9 (31.03%) Web Development
8 8 (27.59%) Data Science
8 8 (27.59%) Release Management
9 7 (24.14%) Coaching
9 7 (24.14%) Dashboard Development
9 7 (24.14%) Kanban
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (20.69%) DevSecOps
10 6 (20.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.24%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) NCSC
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Kubernetes
2 14 (48.28%) Ansible
3 12 (41.38%) Terraform
4 8 (27.59%) Grafana
5 7 (24.14%) Puppet
6 6 (20.69%) Kibana
6 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (13.79%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (10.34%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
10 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (3.45%) Consul
10 1 (3.45%) Mesos
10 1 (3.45%) Nagios
10 1 (3.45%) rkt
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Google
3 6 (20.69%) SaltStack
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Cloudera
4 4 (13.79%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
5 1 (3.45%) New Relic
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk