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

Cloud Foundry
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 682 878 883
Rank change year-on-year +196 +5 +92
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Foundry 81 146 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.91% 0.79% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 67 123 167
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £56,250 £42,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £150,000 £115,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,500 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.67% +25.00% -

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 8,873 18,436 23,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.96% 14.70% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,136 14,926 19,362
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,041
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +6.27%

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 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Foundry in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 8 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 January 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 +182 76 £76,250 +8.93% 12
London +195 72 £100,000 +53.85% 8
UK excluding London +159 7 £59,500 -20.67% 5
Work from Home -72 4 £67,500 -10.00% 2
South East +125 3 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Scotland - 3 £50,000 - 1
North West +78 1 £65,000 - 2
North of England +73 1 £65,000 +39.78% 3

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 79 (97.53%) Kubernetes
2 67 (82.72%) AWS
3 65 (80.25%) Java
4 52 (64.20%) Docker
5 49 (60.49%) DevOps
5 49 (60.49%) Azure
6 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (53.09%) GCP
8 42 (51.85%) PaaS
9 41 (50.62%) Microservices
9 41 (50.62%) Cloud Native
10 40 (49.38%) OpenShift
11 39 (48.15%) Thought Leadership
12 38 (46.91%) IBM Cloud
12 38 (46.91%) Google
12 38 (46.91%) IBM
13 37 (45.68%) Domain-Driven Design
14 36 (44.44%) SAP
14 36 (44.44%) Red Hat
15 35 (43.21%) Scrum
16 34 (41.98%) Re-Platforming
17 33 (40.74%) Python
18 31 (38.27%) The Twelve-Factor App
19 30 (37.04%) C#
20 29 (35.80%) Linux
20 29 (35.80%) Terraform
21 28 (34.57%) Spring
22 27 (33.33%) Spring Boot
23 26 (32.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
23 26 (32.10%) PHP

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 19 (23.46%) Tomcat
1 19 (23.46%) WebLogic
1 19 (23.46%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.70%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.47%) CloudStack
3 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 67 (82.72%) AWS
2 49 (60.49%) Azure
3 43 (53.09%) GCP
4 42 (51.85%) PaaS
5 40 (49.38%) OpenShift
6 38 (46.91%) IBM Cloud
7 25 (30.86%) Datadog
8 20 (24.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (13.58%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (7.41%) Serverless
11 5 (6.17%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (3.70%) AWS Fargate
13 3 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (3.70%) GitHub
13 3 (3.70%) Heroku
14 2 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (2.47%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 2 (2.47%) npm
14 2 (2.47%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.35%) HTTPS
2 10 (12.35%) SSH
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) VLAN
4 2 (2.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.41%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.94%) Redis
6 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (3.70%) Data Lake
6 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.70%) DB2
6 3 (3.70%) HBase
7 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.47%) Big Data
7 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.47%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) eggPlant
1 23 (28.40%) JIRA
1 23 (28.40%) Locust
2 21 (25.93%) GitLab
3 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) Gradle
5 2 (2.47%) Maven
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.23%) Liquibase
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Architect
2 35 (43.21%) Cloud Architect
3 28 (34.57%) Java Architect
4 21 (25.93%) AWS Architect
5 20 (24.69%) Cloud Native Architect
6 19 (23.46%) Technical Architect
7 17 (20.99%) Java Technical Architect
8 15 (18.52%) DevOps Architect
9 14 (17.28%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (16.05%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 10 (12.35%) Site Engineer
12 7 (8.64%) Azure Architect
13 6 (7.41%) Developer
13 6 (7.41%) Senior Architect
13 6 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Architect
14 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
15 4 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
15 4 (4.94%) Senior Java Architect
15 4 (4.94%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 4 (4.94%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) Spring
2 27 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 25 (30.86%) Java EE
3 25 (30.86%) Spring Cloud
4 11 (13.58%) .NET
5 9 (11.11%) Node.js
6 6 (7.41%) React
7 5 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (6.17%) Kafka
7 5 (6.17%) RESTful
7 5 (6.17%) SOAP
7 5 (6.17%) Web Services
8 3 (3.70%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.70%) CSS
8 3 (3.70%) CSS3
8 3 (3.70%) HTML
8 3 (3.70%) HTML5
8 3 (3.70%) J2EE
8 3 (3.70%) jQuery
8 3 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (50.62%) Cloud Native
2 17 (20.99%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.17%) Blog
4 5 (6.17%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) VMS
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) DevOps
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.62%) Microservices
4 39 (48.15%) Thought Leadership
5 37 (45.68%) Domain-Driven Design
6 35 (43.21%) Scrum
7 34 (41.98%) Re-Platforming
8 31 (38.27%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 26 (32.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 16 (19.75%) Fintech
10 16 (19.75%) Project Delivery
11 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure as Code
11 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (3.70%) Investment Management
12 3 (3.70%) IT Strategy
12 3 (3.70%) Open Source
12 3 (3.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (80.25%) Java
2 33 (40.74%) Python
3 30 (37.04%) C#
4 26 (32.10%) PHP
5 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.17%) SQL
7 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.70%) Scala
8 2 (2.47%) C
8 2 (2.47%) C++
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Go
9 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.23%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 52 (64.20%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 79 (97.53%) Kubernetes
2 29 (35.80%) Terraform
3 20 (24.69%) Grafana
3 20 (24.69%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.94%) Ansible
4 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.70%) Puppet
6 2 (2.47%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.47%) Sysdig
7 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Google
1 38 (46.91%) IBM
2 36 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 36 (44.44%) SAP
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 3 (3.70%) Databricks
4 3 (3.70%) Splunk
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft