Cloud Native Jobs with Work from Home Options

Cloud Native
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 273 165 157
Rank change year-on-year -108 -8 +108
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Native 369 969 1,647
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.10% 2.18% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 5.63% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 234 453 779
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £56,219 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,450 £80,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.19% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £93,438 £98,750 £95,000
90th Percentile £118,750 £120,000 £110,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%

All Generic Skills
Work from Home

Cloud Native is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,916 17,201 30,031
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 35.40% 38.65% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,217 12,186 16,601
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% - +13.04%
75th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £98,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Cloud Native
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cloud Native as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cloud Native trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cloud Native
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cloud Native.

Cloud Native salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cloud Native
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cloud Native over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Cloud Native salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Cloud Native
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.23%) Confluence
2 14 (3.79%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.25%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (2.44%) Apache
5 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Exchange
6 6 (1.63%) IIS
7 5 (1.36%) CMS
8 3 (0.81%) Drupal
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.54%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.44%) Trello
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 181 (49.05%) Azure
2 164 (44.44%) AWS
3 74 (20.05%) GCP
4 58 (15.72%) SaaS
5 31 (8.40%) Serverless
6 30 (8.13%) Azure DevOps
7 21 (5.69%) PaaS
8 18 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (4.88%) Snowflake
9 17 (4.61%) Amazon S3
10 16 (4.34%) Amazon EKS
11 15 (4.07%) Power Platform
12 12 (3.25%) GitHub
13 11 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (2.98%) Dynamics 365
13 11 (2.98%) IaaS
14 10 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (2.71%) Entra ID
14 10 (2.71%) Slack
15 9 (2.44%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.88%) Firewall
2 12 (3.25%) DNS
3 8 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.17%) VPN
4 7 (1.90%) Network Security
4 7 (1.90%) VLAN
5 6 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.81%) Internet
7 2 (0.54%) VoIP
8 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (8.67%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.13%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.59%) MySQL
5 24 (6.50%) Big Data
6 23 (6.23%) BigQuery
7 21 (5.69%) Hadoop
8 15 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (4.07%) NoSQL
8 15 (4.07%) Power BI
9 14 (3.79%) Data Lake
9 14 (3.79%) Metadata
10 13 (3.52%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (2.71%) Flink
12 9 (2.44%) Redis
12 9 (2.44%) Tableau
13 7 (1.90%) Looker
14 5 (1.36%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 31 (8.40%) Git
2 27 (7.32%) JIRA
3 18 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 16 (4.34%) Maven
5 13 (3.52%) GitLab
5 13 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.63%) Spinnaker
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.08%) Postman
8 3 (0.81%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.54%) JUnit
9 2 (0.54%) MLflow
10 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
General
1 115 (31.17%) Finance
2 105 (28.46%) Social Skills
3 69 (18.70%) Retail
4 60 (16.26%) Banking
5 49 (13.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 32 (8.67%) Law
7 27 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (4.34%) Investment Banking
9 15 (4.07%) Publishing
10 13 (3.52%) Influencing Skills
11 11 (2.98%) Legal
12 7 (1.90%) Public Sector
13 6 (1.63%) Games
14 4 (1.08%) Marketing
14 4 (1.08%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.81%) German Language
16 2 (0.54%) Aviation
16 2 (0.54%) Back Office
16 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.27%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 116 (31.44%) Architect
2 93 (25.20%) Senior
3 69 (18.70%) Solutions Architect
4 51 (13.82%) Developer
5 43 (11.65%) Software Engineer
6 34 (9.21%) Lead
7 28 (7.59%) Data Engineer
7 28 (7.59%) Senior Architect
7 28 (7.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 25 (6.78%) Principal Engineer
9 22 (5.96%) Technical Architect
10 20 (5.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 20 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (5.15%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.07%) .NET Developer
13 15 (4.07%) Azure Engineer
14 13 (3.52%) Software Architect
15 11 (2.98%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.47%) React
2 33 (8.94%) .NET
3 24 (6.50%) HTML
3 24 (6.50%) Spring
3 24 (6.50%) Spring Boot
4 18 (4.88%) CSS
5 17 (4.61%) .NET Core
6 15 (4.07%) AngularJS
6 15 (4.07%) Vue
7 12 (3.25%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.25%) Node.js
8 11 (2.98%) REST
9 10 (2.71%) Entity Framework
9 10 (2.71%) GraphQL
10 9 (2.44%) Kafka
10 9 (2.44%) YAML
11 8 (2.17%) Apache Beam
12 7 (1.90%) Web Services
13 5 (1.36%) ADO
13 5 (1.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.57%) Data Structures
2 35 (9.49%) Product Ownership
3 24 (6.50%) PMI
4 22 (5.96%) Private Cloud
5 17 (4.61%) Cyberattack
6 15 (4.07%) Distributed Applications
7 14 (3.79%) Algorithms
7 14 (3.79%) Virtual Team
8 12 (3.25%) Blog
9 11 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (2.44%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.17%) Onboarding
11 8 (2.17%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.63%) IoT
12 6 (1.63%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.36%) Distributed Systems
13 5 (1.36%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (1.36%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.36%) NHS
14 4 (1.08%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.84%) Windows
2 30 (8.13%) Linux
3 19 (5.15%) Mac OS
4 12 (3.25%) Android
4 12 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.98%) Unix
6 4 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.08%) VMS
6 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (51.76%) Agile
2 131 (35.50%) DevOps
3 106 (28.73%) Software Engineering
4 93 (25.20%) Microservices
5 81 (21.95%) CI/CD
6 79 (21.41%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (18.43%) Mentoring
8 60 (16.26%) Roadmaps
9 56 (15.18%) Scrum
10 55 (14.91%) Design Patterns
11 51 (13.82%) Full Stack Development
11 51 (13.82%) Infrastructure as Code
12 50 (13.55%) TDD
13 49 (13.28%) Data Engineering
14 47 (12.74%) Analytics
15 43 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 43 (11.65%) Technical Leadership
16 41 (11.11%) Containerisation
17 40 (10.84%) Test Automation
18 39 (10.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 112 (30.35%) Python
2 76 (20.60%) JavaScript
3 74 (20.05%) SQL
4 57 (15.45%) Java
5 55 (14.91%) C#
6 29 (7.86%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.61%) Go
8 16 (4.34%) Groovy
8 16 (4.34%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.07%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.25%) PHP
11 10 (2.71%) Bicep
12 7 (1.90%) Scala
13 6 (1.63%) Bash
14 5 (1.36%) Perl
14 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.81%) R
15 3 (0.81%) Rust
16 2 (0.54%) Ruby
17 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (14.36%) Degree
2 30 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.78%) TOGAF Certification
4 24 (6.50%) PMI Certification
5 17 (4.61%) SC Cleared
6 16 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (3.52%) AWS Certification
7 13 (3.52%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 11 (2.98%) Azure Certification
8 11 (2.98%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.71%) Master's Degree
10 5 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.54%) CEH
11 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.54%) CISM
11 2 (0.54%) CISSP
11 2 (0.54%) OSCP
11 2 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.69%) QA
2 17 (4.61%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) GDPR
5 2 (0.54%) NIST
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.54%) SLA
5 2 (0.54%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 47 (12.74%) Docker
2 10 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 76 (20.60%) Terraform
2 75 (20.33%) Kubernetes
3 13 (3.52%) Grafana
4 9 (2.44%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (1.90%) Ansible
5 7 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.36%) Progress Chef
7 4 (1.08%) Kibana
7 4 (1.08%) vRealize
7 4 (1.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 3 (0.81%) Puppet
8 3 (0.81%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.54%) Argo
10 1 (0.27%) Cacti
10 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.27%) Icinga
10 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.27%) Rancher
Vendors
1 78 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.20%) Google
3 15 (4.07%) Dell
3 15 (4.07%) Oracle
4 12 (3.25%) Databricks
5 11 (2.98%) Teradata
6 7 (1.90%) Apple
7 6 (1.63%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.63%) CrowdStrike
7 6 (1.63%) Twitter
8 5 (1.36%) Northgate
9 4 (1.08%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.08%) Splunk
10 3 (0.81%) VMware
11 2 (0.54%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.54%) Okta
11 2 (0.54%) OneLogin
11 2 (0.54%) YouTube
12 1 (0.27%) StreamSets
12 1 (0.27%) WooCommerce