Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Foundry
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 831 611 949
Rank change year-on-year -220 +338 -43
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 197 88 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% 1.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 96
10th Percentile £65,000 £46,750 £48,125
25th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -3.57% -
75th Percentile £119,375 £87,188 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £145,000 £108,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -4.55% +15.79%

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 16,858 7,014 21,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.93% 14.28% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10,586 5,755 16,702
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,943
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.79% -1.28%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Foundry.

Salary trend for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Foundry over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 -205 191 £82,500 +22.22% 16
UK excluding London -135 121 £82,500 +57.14% 2
South East -71 106 - -
London -221 70 £87,500 +16.67% 13
South West -78 9 - - 1
North of England -113 5 £82,500 +65.00% 1
Work from Home -271 4 - -
North West - 3 £82,500 - 1
Yorkshire -106 2 £82,500 +65.00%
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry 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 with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 174 (88.32%) AWS
2 150 (76.14%) Java
3 137 (69.54%) DevOps
4 136 (69.04%) Kubernetes
5 127 (64.47%) Jenkins
6 125 (63.45%) PaaS
7 117 (59.39%) Finance
8 115 (58.38%) Microservices
9 114 (57.87%) RabbitMQ
9 114 (57.87%) Spring Boot
10 113 (57.36%) Spring
11 109 (55.33%) Ansible
12 101 (51.27%) Azure
12 101 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
13 100 (50.76%) Degree
13 100 (50.76%) Computer Science
14 95 (48.22%) Kafka
15 90 (45.69%) Law
16 88 (44.67%) Banking
17 86 (43.65%) Digital Banking
17 86 (43.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 85 (43.15%) Terraform
19 83 (42.13%) Presentation Skills
20 75 (38.07%) Full Stack Development
20 75 (38.07%) Python
20 75 (38.07%) AngularJS
21 74 (37.56%) TDD
21 74 (37.56%) Scrum
22 73 (37.06%) Amazon EC2
23 72 (36.55%) Mentoring

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 51 (25.89%) Apache Spark
2 44 (22.34%) GemFire
3 40 (20.30%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.06%) Apache
5 7 (3.55%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.54%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.02%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.51%) Jetty
8 1 (0.51%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 174 (88.32%) AWS
2 125 (63.45%) PaaS
3 101 (51.27%) Azure
4 73 (37.06%) Amazon EC2
5 65 (32.99%) GitHub
6 53 (26.90%) IaaS
7 50 (25.38%) GCP
8 44 (22.34%) Amazon Kinesis
9 42 (21.32%) Serverless
10 33 (16.75%) OpenShift
11 32 (16.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (15.74%) AWS Lambda
13 30 (15.23%) CloudFront
13 30 (15.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 29 (14.72%) Amazon ECS
14 29 (14.72%) Amazon S3
15 28 (14.21%) Amazon SQS
15 28 (14.21%) Heroku
16 25 (12.69%) Amazon EKS
16 25 (12.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.27%) Calico
2 30 (15.23%) Firewall
3 27 (13.71%) VPN
4 22 (11.17%) DNS
5 11 (5.58%) HTTP
6 7 (3.55%) SAN
6 7 (3.55%) SD-WAN
6 7 (3.55%) VSAN
7 6 (3.05%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.52%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.52%) SSH
8 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.51%) Broadband
9 1 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (36.04%) Big Data
2 52 (26.40%) Hadoop
3 51 (25.89%) HBase
4 46 (23.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 45 (22.84%) MariaDB
5 45 (22.84%) Relational Database
6 39 (19.80%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (14.72%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (5.08%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.55%) Apache Hive
9 7 (3.55%) OLTP
10 5 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.02%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.02%) Redis
11 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.51%) MySQL
12 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 127 (64.47%) Jenkins
2 46 (23.35%) Git (software)
2 46 (23.35%) Gradle
3 45 (22.84%) Cucumber
4 43 (21.83%) Protractor
4 43 (21.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 38 (19.29%) Selenium
6 36 (18.27%) gulp
7 24 (12.18%) JIRA
8 20 (10.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (10.15%) Visual Studio Team System
9 18 (9.14%) GitLab
10 9 (4.57%) IntelliJ
11 7 (3.55%) Appium
11 7 (3.55%) Cypress.io
11 7 (3.55%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.55%) JUnit
11 7 (3.55%) SonarQube
11 7 (3.55%) Storybook
12 5 (2.54%) Maven
General
1 117 (59.39%) Finance
2 90 (45.69%) Law
3 88 (44.67%) Banking
4 86 (43.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 83 (42.13%) Presentation Skills
6 37 (18.78%) Social Skills
7 29 (14.72%) Legal
8 28 (14.21%) Local Government
8 28 (14.21%) Public Sector
9 20 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (10.15%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.02%) Publishing
10 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (32.99%) Software Engineer
2 54 (27.41%) Architect
3 43 (21.83%) Senior Software Engineer
4 41 (20.81%) Principal Engineer
5 30 (15.23%) Principal Software Engineer
6 25 (12.69%) Cloud Architect
7 22 (11.17%) Developer
7 22 (11.17%) Lead Software Engineer
8 21 (10.66%) Cloud Native Architect
9 20 (10.15%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (10.15%) Lead Developer
10 16 (8.12%) Senior Architect
11 15 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (7.11%) Applications Architect
12 14 (7.11%) Java Architect
12 14 (7.11%) Principal Architect
12 14 (7.11%) Senior Cloud Architect
13 13 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (5.58%) Principal Cloud Engineer
14 11 (5.58%) Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.87%) RabbitMQ
1 114 (57.87%) Spring Boot
2 113 (57.36%) Spring
3 95 (48.22%) Kafka
4 75 (38.07%) AngularJS
5 70 (35.53%) Web Services
6 56 (28.43%) Node.js
7 53 (26.90%) Middleware
8 52 (26.40%) .NET
9 48 (24.37%) .NET Core
10 45 (22.84%) REST
11 44 (22.34%) Drools
11 44 (22.34%) Elastic Stack
11 44 (22.34%) J2EE
11 44 (22.34%) Lambda Expressions
12 39 (19.80%) React
13 38 (19.29%) CSS
14 36 (18.27%) Spring Integration
14 36 (18.27%) WireMock
15 29 (14.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (28.93%) User Experience
2 38 (19.29%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (16.75%) Blog
3 33 (16.75%) Cloud Native
4 28 (14.21%) Legacy Systems
5 13 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.60%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (3.55%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.54%) Legacy Applications
10 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (31.47%) Linux
2 54 (27.41%) Unix
3 20 (10.15%) VMS
4 5 (2.54%) Windows
5 1 (0.51%) CentOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (69.54%) DevOps
2 115 (58.38%) Microservices
3 101 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (50.76%) Computer Science
5 86 (43.65%) Digital Banking
6 75 (38.07%) Full Stack Development
7 74 (37.56%) Scrum
7 74 (37.56%) TDD
8 72 (36.55%) Mentoring
9 67 (34.01%) Software Engineering
10 58 (29.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 53 (26.90%) Coaching
12 46 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (23.35%) Technical Leadership
13 45 (22.84%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 44 (22.34%) Open Source
15 42 (21.32%) User Stories
16 37 (18.78%) Business Continuity
16 37 (18.78%) SOLID
17 36 (18.27%) Service-Level Objective
Programming Languages
1 150 (76.14%) Java
2 75 (38.07%) Python
3 72 (36.55%) JavaScript
4 56 (28.43%) Ruby
5 44 (22.34%) C#
6 39 (19.80%) Bash Shell
7 38 (19.29%) Go
8 37 (18.78%) SQL
9 28 (14.21%) ES6
10 7 (3.55%) Groovy
10 7 (3.55%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.02%) C
13 2 (1.02%) C++
13 2 (1.02%) Java 11
14 1 (0.51%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 100 (50.76%) Degree
2 38 (19.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (18.27%) OCP
3 36 (18.27%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (5.58%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.03%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (17.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) GDPR
3 1 (0.51%) NIST
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (34.52%) Docker
2 36 (18.27%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (10.15%) Active Directory
5 8 (4.06%) KVM
6 7 (3.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (3.55%) Ceph
6 7 (3.55%) HDFS
6 7 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.02%) vSphere
8 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.51%) LXC
8 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 136 (69.04%) Kubernetes
2 109 (55.33%) Ansible
3 85 (43.15%) Terraform
4 51 (25.89%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (20.81%) Grafana
6 39 (19.80%) Kibana
7 31 (15.74%) Puppet
8 12 (6.09%) ZABBIX
9 11 (5.58%) Prometheus
9 11 (5.58%) Salt
10 7 (3.55%) vCenter Server
11 5 (2.54%) Packer
12 2 (1.02%) Nagios
13 1 (0.51%) Knative
13 1 (0.51%) logstash
13 1 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 42 (21.32%) Oracle
2 40 (20.30%) Red Hat
3 34 (17.26%) Google
3 34 (17.26%) VMware
4 31 (15.74%) SAP
5 26 (13.20%) IBM
6 24 (12.18%) PayPal
7 9 (4.57%) AppDynamics
7 9 (4.57%) Dynatrace
8 7 (3.55%) Okta
9 5 (2.54%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.02%) CA
10 2 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.02%) PagerDuty
10 2 (1.02%) Splunk