Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cloud Foundry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Foundry
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 960 1069 1212
Rank change year-on-year +109 +143 +35
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 219 119 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 170 84 42
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% -10.57%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,150 £46,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £90,700 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +37.50%

Cloud Foundry is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,666 31,808 38,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.06% 17.94% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24,368 26,716 32,603
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cloud Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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 +120 211 £75,000 +7.14% 47
London +69 145 £80,000 +4.92% 34
UK excluding London +32 71 £60,000 +9.09% 17
South East +56 38 £58,750 +11.90% 5
North of England +11 15 £64,000 -3.40% 4
North West +10 15 £64,000 +21.90% 1
East of England - 10 £85,000 - 3
Scotland -41 4 - - 2
South West - 4 £56,250 - 1
Wales +6 1 £40,000 -50.00% 2

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 172 (78.54%) DevOps
2 170 (77.63%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (52.97%) Jenkins
4 113 (51.60%) Java
5 108 (49.32%) Opscode Chef
5 108 (49.32%) Kubernetes
6 107 (48.86%) Docker
7 100 (45.66%) Puppet
8 97 (44.29%) Python
9 95 (43.38%) Ansible
10 91 (41.55%) Linux
11 87 (39.73%) PaaS
12 85 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (36.07%) OpenStack
14 77 (35.16%) Open Source
15 67 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (28.77%) Ruby
17 62 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 57 (26.03%) Maven
19 51 (23.29%) Shell Script
20 50 (22.83%) Private Cloud
21 49 (22.37%) Data Centre
21 49 (22.37%) VMware
22 47 (21.46%) nginx
22 47 (21.46%) Gradle
22 47 (21.46%) npm
23 46 (21.00%) Configuration Management
24 43 (19.63%) JUnit
25 42 (19.18%) TDD
25 42 (19.18%) Finance

Cloud Foundry
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 79 (36.07%) OpenStack
2 47 (21.46%) nginx
3 37 (16.89%) Tomcat
4 35 (15.98%) WebSphere
5 17 (7.76%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (7.31%) Apache
7 15 (6.85%) CloudStack
8 12 (5.48%) IIS
9 5 (2.28%) Mule
10 4 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.83%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.83%) CMS
10 4 (1.83%) Drupal
10 4 (1.83%) Liferay
10 4 (1.83%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.37%) Confluence
12 2 (0.91%) GemFire
13 1 (0.46%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.46%) DataSynapse
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 170 (77.63%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (39.73%) PaaS
3 62 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (21.46%) npm
5 38 (17.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (13.70%) OpenShift
7 26 (11.87%) IaaS
8 17 (7.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (5.02%) Heroku
10 10 (4.57%) IBM Cloud
11 9 (4.11%) Bluemix
12 6 (2.74%) Force.com
12 6 (2.74%) GitHub
12 6 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (2.28%) SaaS
14 3 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (1.37%) Slack
15 2 (0.91%) Akamai
15 2 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.98%) TCP/IP
2 26 (11.87%) HTTP
2 26 (11.87%) SSL
3 25 (11.42%) IPsec
4 24 (10.96%) Internet
5 22 (10.05%) VPN
6 16 (7.31%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (6.85%) Firewall
8 11 (5.02%) Broadband
8 11 (5.02%) VLAN
9 8 (3.65%) FTP
10 4 (1.83%) SMTP
11 3 (1.37%) DHCP
11 3 (1.37%) DNS
12 2 (0.91%) InfiniBand
12 2 (0.91%) Wireless
13 1 (0.46%) NAS
13 1 (0.46%) Network Security
13 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 36 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (14.16%) MySQL
4 27 (12.33%) Redis
5 26 (11.87%) NoSQL
6 19 (8.68%) Hadoop
7 18 (8.22%) MongoDB
8 16 (7.31%) Big Data
9 15 (6.85%) MariaDB
10 6 (2.74%) Blockchain
11 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.91%) HBase
13 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 116 (52.97%) Jenkins
2 57 (26.03%) Maven
3 47 (21.46%) Gradle
4 43 (19.63%) JUnit
5 42 (19.18%) gulp
6 33 (15.07%) TeamCity
7 32 (14.61%) Git (software)
8 19 (8.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (8.68%) Travis CI
9 18 (8.22%) CircleCI
9 18 (8.22%) IBM UrbanCode
10 14 (6.39%) Jasmine
11 10 (4.57%) JIRA
12 8 (3.65%) SonarQube
13 7 (3.20%) Cucumber
14 6 (2.74%) Selenium
14 6 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (2.28%) Liquibase
16 4 (1.83%) Bower
16 4 (1.83%) Grunt
General
1 42 (19.18%) Finance
2 20 (9.13%) Banking
3 14 (6.39%) Retail
4 13 (5.94%) Automotive
5 5 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.83%) Publishing
7 2 (0.91%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Front Office
8 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (43.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (12.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (10.50%) Developer
4 19 (8.68%) Consultant
5 17 (7.76%) Operations Engineer
6 16 (7.31%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (6.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 15 (6.85%) Senior DevOps
8 14 (6.39%) Architect
9 13 (5.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.48%) Customer Engineer
10 12 (5.48%) Customer Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.02%) Java Engineer
11 11 (5.02%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (4.57%) Cloud Consultant
12 10 (4.57%) Linux Support
12 10 (4.57%) Linux Support Engineer
12 10 (4.57%) Platform Support Engineer
12 10 (4.57%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.61%) Spring
2 21 (9.59%) Web Services
3 19 (8.68%) Node.js
4 17 (7.76%) Memcached
5 15 (6.85%) Spring Boot
6 13 (5.94%) LAMP
6 13 (5.94%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
7 12 (5.48%) LEMP Stack
8 11 (5.02%) RESTful
9 10 (4.57%) REST
9 10 (4.57%) Sensu
10 9 (4.11%) Kafka
11 7 (3.20%) Spring MVC
12 6 (2.74%) Spring Cloud
12 6 (2.74%) Spring Security
12 6 (2.74%) Velocity
12 6 (2.74%) XML
12 6 (2.74%) XSLT
13 5 (2.28%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.83%) Private Cloud
2 49 (22.37%) Data Centre
3 21 (9.59%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.57%) FMCG
4 10 (4.57%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (4.57%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.74%) Blog
6 6 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.83%) Fintech
8 4 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.91%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.91%) Social Media
10 2 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (41.55%) Linux
2 32 (14.61%) Unix
3 19 (8.68%) Windows
4 9 (4.11%) CoreOS
5 4 (1.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (78.54%) DevOps
2 85 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (35.16%) Open Source
4 67 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (21.00%) Configuration Management
6 42 (19.18%) TDD
7 36 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
8 35 (15.98%) Microservices
9 34 (15.53%) Software Delivery
10 26 (11.87%) Continuous Deployment
10 26 (11.87%) Software Engineering
11 23 (10.50%) Test Automation
12 22 (10.05%) API Integration
12 22 (10.05%) High Availability
12 22 (10.05%) Prototyping
13 20 (9.13%) Service Delivery
14 16 (7.31%) Identity Management
15 15 (6.85%) MVC
15 15 (6.85%) OWASP
15 15 (6.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 113 (51.60%) Java
2 97 (44.29%) Python
3 63 (28.77%) Ruby
4 51 (23.29%) Shell Script
5 38 (17.35%) Groovy
6 29 (13.24%) Bash Shell
7 24 (10.96%) JavaScript
8 23 (10.50%) SQL
9 18 (8.22%) C#
10 17 (7.76%) Go
11 11 (5.02%) Perl
12 9 (4.11%) C++
13 2 (0.91%) Clojure
13 2 (0.91%) PHP
13 2 (0.91%) XQuery
14 1 (0.46%) ES6
14 1 (0.46%) GraphQL
14 1 (0.46%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.46%) R
14 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (14.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.76%) QA
2 14 (6.39%) GCP
3 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
System Software
1 107 (48.86%) Docker
2 38 (17.35%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (10.05%) vSphere
4 17 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (5.48%) Varnish
6 2 (0.91%) HDFS
7 1 (0.46%) Ceph
7 1 (0.46%) Firmware
7 1 (0.46%) vCloud
7 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 108 (49.32%) Kubernetes
1 108 (49.32%) Opscode Chef
2 100 (45.66%) Puppet
3 95 (43.38%) Ansible
4 19 (8.68%) Terraform
5 12 (5.48%) HAProxy
6 10 (4.57%) Graphite
6 10 (4.57%) Graylog
6 10 (4.57%) logstash
6 10 (4.57%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.37%) Packer
8 3 (1.37%) Salt
9 1 (0.46%) Kibana
9 1 (0.46%) rkt
Vendors
1 49 (22.37%) VMware
2 23 (10.50%) Google
3 19 (8.68%) Red Hat
3 19 (8.68%) SaltStack
4 12 (5.48%) IBM
5 11 (5.02%) AppDynamics
6 9 (4.11%) Splunk
7 6 (2.74%) MuleSoft
7 6 (2.74%) RightScale
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle
9 4 (1.83%) Adobe
9 4 (1.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.83%) OpenText
10 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.46%) New Relic
11 1 (0.46%) TIBCO