Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Foundry
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 861 959 1082
Rank change year-on-year +98 +123 +143
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 249 215 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% 0.73% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 154 166 81
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £38,175 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £130,000 £112,500 £91,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

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 24,314 29,456 31,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.09% 17.09% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,408 24,173 26,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 13 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 15 January 2019. 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 +89 237 £70,000 -6.67% 38
London +53 155 £85,000 +6.25% 25
UK excluding London +68 90 £57,500 -4.17% 16
South East +21 26 £50,000 -16.67% 6
North of England +45 23 £47,500 -25.78% 7
East of England +38 23 £40,000 -52.94%
Yorkshire - 14 - - 5
Midlands - 10 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 10 £90,000 -
North West +25 9 £47,500 -25.78% 2
Scotland +2 4 £95,000 - 3
Wales +4 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Northern Ireland - 2 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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.

1 200 (80.32%) Amazon AWS
2 166 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (60.64%) DevOps
4 145 (58.23%) Microservices
5 132 (53.01%) Docker
6 131 (52.61%) Java
7 129 (51.81%) Spring
8 128 (51.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 125 (50.20%) PaaS
10 117 (46.99%) Kubernetes
11 116 (46.59%) Spring Boot
12 96 (38.55%) OpenShift
12 96 (38.55%) Jenkins
13 87 (34.94%) Cloud Native
13 87 (34.94%) Scrum
14 86 (34.54%) Google Cloud Platform
15 78 (31.33%) Google
16 74 (29.72%) GitHub
17 73 (29.32%) Red Hat
18 65 (26.10%) Banking
19 63 (25.30%) Ansible
20 62 (24.90%) IBM Cloud
21 61 (24.50%) TDD
21 61 (24.50%) Test Automation
22 59 (23.69%) Domain-Driven Design
23 57 (22.89%) Java EE
24 56 (22.49%) Continuous Integration
24 56 (22.49%) IBM
25 54 (21.69%) Finance
26 52 (20.88%) IaaS

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 (20.48%) Tomcat
2 38 (15.26%) Confluence
3 36 (14.46%) WebSphere
4 35 (14.06%) WebLogic
5 24 (9.64%) Anypoint
6 15 (6.02%) Apache
7 13 (5.22%) Mule
8 11 (4.42%) Apache Spark
8 11 (4.42%) JBoss
9 8 (3.21%) CMS
10 6 (2.41%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.20%) Mule ESB
11 3 (1.20%) nginx
12 2 (0.80%) GemFire
13 1 (0.40%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.40%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 200 (80.32%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (51.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 125 (50.20%) PaaS
4 96 (38.55%) OpenShift
5 86 (34.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 74 (29.72%) GitHub
7 62 (24.90%) IBM Cloud
8 52 (20.88%) IaaS
9 20 (8.03%) CloudBees
10 13 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (4.82%) Serverless
12 8 (3.21%) Slack
13 5 (2.01%) Akamai
13 5 (2.01%) Google Compute Engine
14 4 (1.61%) BrowserStack
14 4 (1.61%) Force.com
14 4 (1.61%) Sauce Labs
15 3 (1.20%) SaaS
16 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
16 2 (0.80%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) DHCP
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) NAS
3 1 (0.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) SMTP
3 1 (0.40%) SNMP
3 1 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
3 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.65%) NoSQL
2 19 (7.63%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.43%) Big Data
4 13 (5.22%) MySQL
5 11 (4.42%) HBase
6 10 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.61%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (2.81%) MarkLogic
10 6 (2.41%) Parquet
11 5 (2.01%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.01%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.20%) Sqoop
14 2 (0.80%) OLTP
14 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.40%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 96 (38.55%) Jenkins
2 48 (19.28%) Git (software)
3 45 (18.07%) Cucumber
4 44 (17.67%) Selenium
5 38 (15.26%) JIRA
6 33 (13.25%) SonarQube
7 31 (12.45%) Maven
8 24 (9.64%) JMeter
9 19 (7.63%) JUnit
10 18 (7.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (5.22%) Robot Framework
12 12 (4.82%) WebDriver
13 10 (4.02%) CF BOSH
13 10 (4.02%) Gradle
14 8 (3.21%) Babel
15 7 (2.81%) LoadRunner
16 6 (2.41%) Mocha
17 5 (2.01%) GitLab
18 4 (1.61%) Appium
18 4 (1.61%) TestRail
General
1 65 (26.10%) Banking
2 54 (21.69%) Finance
3 12 (4.82%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (34.94%) Architect
2 67 (26.91%) Developer
3 57 (22.89%) Cloud Architect
4 46 (18.47%) Java Developer
5 34 (13.65%) Cloud Native Architect
6 26 (10.44%) Java Architect
7 24 (9.64%) Azure Architect
7 24 (9.64%) Technical Architect
8 22 (8.84%) Cloud Developer
9 21 (8.43%) AWS Architect
10 20 (8.03%) Platform Engineer
11 19 (7.63%) Java Technical Architect
12 17 (6.83%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (6.43%) Operations Engineer
14 13 (5.22%) AWS DevOps
14 13 (5.22%) Software Engineer
14 13 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (4.82%) AWS Developer
15 12 (4.82%) DevOps Developer
15 12 (4.82%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (51.81%) Spring
2 116 (46.59%) Spring Boot
3 57 (22.89%) Java EE
4 48 (19.28%) Spring Cloud
5 45 (18.07%) Web Services
6 43 (17.27%) JSON
7 37 (14.86%) Node.js
7 37 (14.86%) REST
8 36 (14.46%) CSS
8 36 (14.46%) HTML
9 29 (11.65%) SOAP
10 23 (9.24%) Middleware
10 23 (9.24%) React
11 21 (8.43%) CSS3
11 21 (8.43%) HTML5
12 19 (7.63%) Kafka
13 17 (6.83%) RESTful
14 16 (6.43%) .NET
15 9 (3.61%) AngularJS
16 8 (3.21%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 87 (34.94%) Cloud Native
2 50 (20.08%) Mobile App
3 36 (14.46%) Fintech
4 30 (12.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 25 (10.04%) User Experience
6 23 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (6.43%) Mobile Banking
8 14 (5.62%) Public Cloud
9 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (5.22%) Data Centre
10 11 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (4.02%) Blog
11 10 (4.02%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
13 8 (3.21%) Taxonomies
13 8 (3.21%) Virtual Team
14 7 (2.81%) Online Banking
15 6 (2.41%) Enterprise Cloud
16 5 (2.01%) Private Cloud
17 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.64%) Linux
2 23 (9.24%) Unix
3 17 (6.83%) Windows
4 11 (4.42%) Android
4 11 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
6 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.40%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (60.64%) DevOps
3 145 (58.23%) Microservices
4 87 (34.94%) Scrum
5 61 (24.50%) TDD
5 61 (24.50%) Test Automation
6 59 (23.69%) Domain-Driven Design
7 56 (22.49%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (20.08%) Re-Platforming
9 47 (18.88%) Software Engineering
10 42 (16.87%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 38 (15.26%) Computer Science
12 36 (14.46%) Software Delivery
13 34 (13.65%) Problem-Solving
13 34 (13.65%) Thought Leadership
14 30 (12.05%) BDD
15 28 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (10.84%) Kanban
17 25 (10.04%) ATDD
18 20 (8.03%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 131 (52.61%) Java
2 39 (15.66%) Python
3 28 (11.24%) Ruby
4 27 (10.84%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.43%) C#
6 15 (6.02%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.02%) Go
7 10 (4.02%) Java 8
8 8 (3.21%) ES6
9 7 (2.81%) SQL
10 6 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.41%) Perl
11 3 (1.20%) Scala
12 2 (0.80%) Groovy
12 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 45 (18.07%) Degree
2 13 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.42%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.63%) QA
2 6 (2.41%) PMO
3 1 (0.40%) PSD2
System Software
1 132 (53.01%) Docker
2 11 (4.42%) HDFS
3 8 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.20%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.80%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.40%) Varnish
6 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 117 (46.99%) Kubernetes
2 63 (25.30%) Ansible
3 32 (12.85%) Puppet
4 31 (12.45%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (4.82%) Terraform
6 9 (3.61%) Salt
7 6 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.80%) CloudForms
9 2 (0.80%) Mesos
10 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.40%) Graphite
10 1 (0.40%) Graylog
10 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.40%) logstash
10 1 (0.40%) Marathon
10 1 (0.40%) Packer
10 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.40%) WMI
10 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (31.33%) Google
2 73 (29.32%) Red Hat
3 56 (22.49%) IBM
4 38 (15.26%) Splunk
5 36 (14.46%) AppDynamics
6 33 (13.25%) SAP
7 30 (12.05%) MuleSoft
8 21 (8.43%) Cognizant
9 20 (8.03%) New Relic
10 16 (6.43%) Microsoft
11 13 (5.22%) Oracle
12 8 (3.21%) VMware
13 4 (1.61%) RightScale
14 2 (0.80%) CA
14 2 (0.80%) Dynatrace
14 2 (0.80%) Mashery
14 2 (0.80%) Micro Focus
14 2 (0.80%) SaltStack
14 2 (0.80%) SOASTA, Inc
15 1 (0.40%) CommVault