Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Developer
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 897 922 1027
Rank change year-on-year +25 +105 +103
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Developer 293 301 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 249 281 245
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171576 182627 210672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137617 152768 175132
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Cloud Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cloud Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Developer in the UK

Cloud Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cloud Developer in the UK

Cloud Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Developer over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Developer in the UK

Cloud Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
England +17 281 £52,500 - 26
UK excluding London +35 159 £45,000 -10.00% 8
London +8 132 £70,000 +21.74% 18
South East +31 55 £50,000 - 1
North of England +10 32 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +8 32 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +26 27 £38,000 -7.32% 1
South West +9 19 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Midlands +39 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +25 11 £40,500 -19.00% 1
Scotland -20 7 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +3 5 £51,250 +2.50%
Wales +16 2 £36,750 +59.78%
East Midlands +25 1 £40,000 -13.51%

Cloud Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Cloud Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cloud Developer in the job title.

1 158 (53.92%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (40.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 110 (37.54%) Java
5 105 (35.84%) .NET
6 102 (34.81%) C#
7 84 (28.67%) Microservices
8 80 (27.30%) SQL
9 74 (25.26%) JavaScript
9 74 (25.26%) RESTful
10 71 (24.23%) DevOps
11 68 (23.21%) Web Services
12 67 (22.87%) Software Engineering
13 66 (22.53%) NoSQL
14 63 (21.50%) TDD
15 61 (20.82%) Python
16 60 (20.48%) SOA
17 53 (18.09%) HTML
18 51 (17.41%) Scrum
19 49 (16.72%) ASP.NET
19 49 (16.72%) Migration
20 46 (15.70%) Degree
21 43 (14.68%) CSS
21 43 (14.68%) Linux
22 42 (14.33%) Finance
23 41 (13.99%) E-Commerce
24 40 (13.65%) MongoDB
25 38 (12.97%) OOP
25 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
26 37 (12.63%) MVC

Cloud Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 35 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.44%) Apache
3 10 (3.41%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.39%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.39%) Confluence
4 7 (2.39%) OpenStack
4 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.05%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.05%) CloudStack
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.39%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 158 (53.92%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (40.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (9.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (7.51%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (5.46%) SaaS
6 10 (3.41%) PaaS
7 9 (3.07%) Office 365
8 4 (1.37%) IaaS
9 3 (1.02%) Akamai
10 2 (0.68%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.34%) Boomi
11 1 (0.34%) GitHub
11 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.34%) Heroku
11 1 (0.34%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.78%) Internet
2 5 (1.71%) DNS
2 5 (1.71%) HTTP
2 5 (1.71%) SMPP
2 5 (1.71%) SMS
3 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) SMTP
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) VoIP
4 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.53%) NoSQL
2 40 (13.65%) MongoDB
3 36 (12.29%) MySQL
4 34 (11.60%) SQL Server
5 30 (10.24%) Big Data
6 20 (6.83%) Hadoop
7 18 (6.14%) Relational Database
8 17 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (4.10%) HBase
11 9 (3.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (3.07%) Apache Hive
12 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (2.39%) Impala
13 7 (2.39%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.39%) Redis
14 6 (2.05%) Endeca
14 6 (2.05%) Sqoop
15 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.51%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.12%) TeamCity
4 11 (3.75%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.07%) JIRA
6 7 (2.39%) Subversion
7 6 (2.05%) Maven
8 5 (1.71%) Selenium
9 3 (1.02%) GoCD
9 3 (1.02%) NUnit
10 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.34%) Gradle
11 1 (0.34%) Grunt
11 1 (0.34%) gulp
11 1 (0.34%) Protractor
11 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.34%) webpack
General
1 42 (14.33%) Finance
2 35 (11.95%) Retail
3 20 (6.83%) Marketing
4 11 (3.75%) Banking
5 10 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.73%) Electronics
7 6 (2.05%) Law
8 4 (1.37%) Automotive
8 4 (1.37%) Retail Finance
9 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Games
9 3 (1.02%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.68%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (35.84%) .NET
2 74 (25.26%) RESTful
3 68 (23.21%) Web Services
4 53 (18.09%) HTML
5 49 (16.72%) ASP.NET
6 43 (14.68%) CSS
7 36 (12.29%) HTML5
8 34 (11.60%) AngularJS
9 32 (10.92%) REST
10 31 (10.58%) React
11 29 (9.90%) Spring
12 26 (8.87%) Laravel
12 26 (8.87%) Node.js
12 26 (8.87%) Symfony
13 24 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (7.85%) SOAP
15 22 (7.51%) JSON
16 16 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (4.78%) .NET Framework
17 14 (4.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.92%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.87%) User Experience
3 19 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.10%) Internet of Things
6 10 (3.41%) Fintech
7 9 (3.07%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.73%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.02%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.02%) Smart City
13 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.68%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.68%) Linux
2 20 (6.83%) Windows
3 8 (2.73%) Android
3 8 (2.73%) Unix
4 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (28.67%) Microservices
3 71 (24.23%) DevOps
4 67 (22.87%) Software Engineering
5 63 (21.50%) TDD
6 60 (20.48%) SOA
7 51 (17.41%) Scrum
8 49 (16.72%) Migration
9 41 (13.99%) E-Commerce
10 38 (12.97%) OOP
11 37 (12.63%) MVC
12 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (11.26%) OO
14 26 (8.87%) Multithreading
15 24 (8.19%) Re-Platforming
16 20 (6.83%) Kanban
17 19 (6.48%) Open Source
17 19 (6.48%) Pair Programming
18 18 (6.14%) UML
19 17 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.54%) Java
2 102 (34.81%) C#
3 80 (27.30%) SQL
4 74 (25.26%) JavaScript
5 61 (20.82%) Python
6 31 (10.58%) PHP
7 15 (5.12%) C++
8 14 (4.78%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.73%) Ruby
9 8 (2.73%) Scala
10 7 (2.39%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.05%) HiveQL
12 5 (1.71%) Go
13 4 (1.37%) C
13 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.68%) R
16 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 46 (15.70%) Degree
2 18 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.39%) MCAD
4 7 (2.39%) MCPD
4 7 (2.39%) MCSD
4 7 (2.39%) MCTS
4 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.05%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.71%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.37%) GNVQ
7 4 (1.37%) HND
7 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.02%) PhD
9 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.34%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.07%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (12.63%) Docker
2 7 (2.39%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (4.44%) Ansible
2 8 (2.73%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.39%) Kibana
3 7 (2.39%) Puppet
4 6 (2.05%) Terraform
5 3 (1.02%) Grafana
6 2 (0.68%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.68%) OpenNebula
6 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.56%) Google
3 27 (9.22%) Oracle
4 26 (8.87%) Zend
5 10 (3.41%) ArcSight
5 10 (3.41%) Cognizant
5 10 (3.41%) Hortonworks
5 10 (3.41%) HP
5 10 (3.41%) Jaspersoft
5 10 (3.41%) SAP
6 7 (2.39%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.71%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.02%) Splunk
11 2 (0.68%) Demandware
11 2 (0.68%) IBM
12 1 (0.34%) Dell
12 1 (0.34%) Informatica