Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Foundry
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 950 1129 1219
Rank change year-on-year +179 +90 +95
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 228 112 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.058% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 178 73 72
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.39% -6.50%
10th Percentile £44,750 £42,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -12.00%

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 31221 35327 41480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.85% 18.41% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25138 29856 34546
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 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 +187 214 £73,750 +13.46% 14
London +112 139 £82,500 +10.00% 11
UK excluding London +77 84 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East +95 49 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East of England +26 14 £67,500 +17.39% 1
South West - 7 £62,500 -
Midlands +41 6 £39,500 +2.60%
West Midlands +34 6 £39,500 -21.00%
Scotland -14 6 - -
Wales +13 3 £31,825 -53.88%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, 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.

1 186 (81.58%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (67.54%) DevOps
3 120 (52.63%) Docker
4 112 (49.12%) Python
5 110 (48.25%) Java
6 106 (46.49%) Opscode Chef
7 104 (45.61%) PaaS
8 103 (45.18%) Linux
8 103 (45.18%) Kubernetes
9 102 (44.74%) Jenkins
10 99 (43.42%) Puppet
11 93 (40.79%) Ansible
12 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (35.96%) Open Source
14 77 (33.77%) OpenStack
15 73 (32.02%) Microsoft Azure
16 67 (29.39%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (27.19%) Maven
18 60 (26.32%) Finance
19 55 (24.12%) Degree
20 54 (23.68%) nginx
21 51 (22.37%) Shell Script
22 49 (21.49%) TDD
23 48 (21.05%) Gradle
24 45 (19.74%) Configuration Management
24 45 (19.74%) Software Engineering
25 44 (19.30%) npm
26 42 (18.42%) gulp
26 42 (18.42%) Groovy
27 41 (17.98%) Virtual Machines

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 77 (33.77%) OpenStack
2 54 (23.68%) nginx
3 36 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 32 (14.04%) WebSphere
5 16 (7.02%) Apache
5 16 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (6.58%) CloudStack
6 15 (6.58%) IIS
7 7 (3.07%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.75%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.75%) CMS
8 4 (1.75%) Drupal
8 4 (1.75%) Liferay
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.32%) Anypoint
9 3 (1.32%) JBoss
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.44%) Confluence
11 1 (0.44%) DataSynapse
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 186 (81.58%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (45.61%) PaaS
3 73 (32.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (19.30%) npm
5 40 (17.54%) OpenShift
6 31 (13.60%) IaaS
7 29 (12.72%) IBM Cloud
8 25 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
9 23 (10.09%) Bluemix
10 13 (5.70%) Heroku
11 12 (5.26%) SaaS
12 7 (3.07%) Force.com
13 6 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.19%) Google App Engine
15 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (1.75%) SoftLayer
16 3 (1.32%) Apcera
16 3 (1.32%) GitHub
17 2 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.04%) TCP/IP
2 27 (11.84%) Internet
3 21 (9.21%) HTTP
3 21 (9.21%) IPsec
3 21 (9.21%) SSL
3 21 (9.21%) VPN
4 20 (8.77%) Firewall
5 13 (5.70%) VLAN
6 8 (3.51%) DNS
7 7 (3.07%) NAS
7 7 (3.07%) SAN
8 4 (1.75%) Network Security
9 3 (1.32%) Broadband
9 3 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.88%) DHCP
10 2 (0.88%) LAN
11 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.28%) MySQL
1 28 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (11.84%) Redis
3 26 (11.40%) MongoDB
4 23 (10.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (9.21%) Big Data
5 21 (9.21%) Hadoop
6 19 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 15 (6.58%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.51%) Couchbase
8 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.51%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.63%) Ingres
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (2.19%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.44%) HBase
12 1 (0.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 102 (44.74%) Jenkins
2 62 (27.19%) Maven
3 48 (21.05%) Gradle
4 42 (18.42%) gulp
5 35 (15.35%) Travis CI
6 34 (14.91%) JUnit
7 31 (13.60%) CircleCI
7 31 (13.60%) IBM UrbanCode
8 25 (10.96%) Git (software)
9 20 (8.77%) TeamCity
10 19 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (5.26%) Jasmine
12 5 (2.19%) JIRA
13 4 (1.75%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.75%) Subversion
13 4 (1.75%) webpack
14 3 (1.32%) Liquibase
14 3 (1.32%) Selenium
14 3 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
15 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 60 (26.32%) Finance
2 14 (6.14%) Banking
3 13 (5.70%) Retail
4 8 (3.51%) Automotive
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.88%) Games
5 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Front Office
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (17.98%) Cloud Engineer
3 24 (10.53%) Architect
4 23 (10.09%) Consultant
4 23 (10.09%) Java Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Platform Engineer
5 22 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) Platform Support Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) Support Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Cloud Architect
9 16 (7.02%) Developer
9 16 (7.02%) DevOps Consultant
9 16 (7.02%) Linux Support
10 15 (6.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) Lead DevOps
10 15 (6.58%) Linux Support Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.82%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.65%) Spring
2 19 (8.33%) Node.js
3 16 (7.02%) Web Services
4 15 (6.58%) LAMP
4 15 (6.58%) LEMP Stack
5 14 (6.14%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (5.70%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (4.82%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.95%) Kafka
8 9 (3.95%) React
9 8 (3.51%) Spring Cloud
10 7 (3.07%) Sensu
10 7 (3.07%) Velocity
11 6 (2.63%) J2EE
11 6 (2.63%) Sass
12 5 (2.19%) Middleware
12 5 (2.19%) REST
12 5 (2.19%) RESTful
12 5 (2.19%) Spring Boot
12 5 (2.19%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 37 (16.23%) Data Centre
3 26 (11.40%) Computer Science
4 22 (9.65%) Public Cloud
5 17 (7.46%) Cloud Native
6 13 (5.70%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.82%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.63%) FMCG
9 6 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (2.19%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.32%) Blog
11 3 (1.32%) Clustering
11 3 (1.32%) Social Media
12 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.88%) Fintech
12 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.88%) PKI
12 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (45.18%) Linux
2 39 (17.11%) Unix
3 37 (16.23%) Windows
4 14 (6.14%) CentOS
5 11 (4.82%) Android
5 11 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.82%) CoreOS
6 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.88%) AIX
7 2 (0.88%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (67.54%) DevOps
2 85 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (35.96%) Open Source
4 67 (29.39%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (21.49%) TDD
6 45 (19.74%) Configuration Management
6 45 (19.74%) Software Engineering
7 32 (14.04%) Software Delivery
8 28 (12.28%) Microservices
9 26 (11.40%) Identity Management
10 24 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (10.53%) Prototyping
11 22 (9.65%) OWASP
12 18 (7.89%) API Integration
12 18 (7.89%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.89%) OO
13 15 (6.58%) Analytics
14 13 (5.70%) Presales
15 12 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
15 12 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (49.12%) Python
2 110 (48.25%) Java
3 51 (22.37%) Shell Script
4 42 (18.42%) Groovy
5 40 (17.54%) Ruby
6 25 (10.96%) C++
7 23 (10.09%) Bash Shell
7 23 (10.09%) JavaScript
8 18 (7.89%) C#
8 18 (7.89%) Go
9 14 (6.14%) SQL
10 4 (1.75%) Clojure
11 3 (1.32%) Perl
11 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.88%) ES6
13 1 (0.44%) GraphQL
13 1 (0.44%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.44%) R
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (24.12%) Degree
2 13 (5.70%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.21%) QA
2 12 (5.26%) GCP
3 4 (1.75%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 120 (52.63%) Docker
2 41 (17.98%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (6.14%) Varnish
4 10 (4.39%) vCloud
5 8 (3.51%) Active Directory
6 7 (3.07%) vSphere
7 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.88%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.44%) Ceph
9 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 106 (46.49%) Opscode Chef
2 103 (45.18%) Kubernetes
3 99 (43.42%) Puppet
4 93 (40.79%) Ansible
5 14 (6.14%) HAProxy
6 12 (5.26%) Terraform
7 7 (3.07%) Graphite
7 7 (3.07%) Graylog
7 7 (3.07%) logstash
7 7 (3.07%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (1.75%) Mesos
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.88%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.88%) vRealize
12 1 (0.44%) Kibana
12 1 (0.44%) Packer
12 1 (0.44%) rkt
Vendors
1 34 (14.91%) VMware
2 29 (12.72%) Red Hat
3 27 (11.84%) SaltStack
4 20 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.77%) Splunk
5 16 (7.02%) Google
5 16 (7.02%) IBM
6 13 (5.70%) Oracle
7 9 (3.95%) RightScale
8 6 (2.63%) Actian
8 6 (2.63%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.19%) New Relic
10 4 (1.75%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.75%) OpenText
11 2 (0.88%) Blue Coat
11 2 (0.88%) Cisco
11 2 (0.88%) Dell
12 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.44%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.44%) TIBCO