Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 176 217
Rank change year-on-year +13 +41 -29
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 26 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 0.58% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.27% 3.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,625 £76,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £61,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -12.24% -5.77% +8.33%

AWS CloudFormation is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 795 679 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.84% 17.86% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 614 533 389
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Birmingham

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Birmingham.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in Birmingham

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon S3
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 21 (80.77%) Web Services
5 17 (65.38%) Ansible
6 16 (61.54%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (57.69%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (57.69%) Public Cloud
7 15 (57.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (57.69%) Data Centre
7 15 (57.69%) DevOps
7 15 (57.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (57.69%) Private Cloud
7 15 (57.69%) ITIL
7 15 (57.69%) PRINCE2
7 15 (57.69%) SQL
7 15 (57.69%) Project Management
7 15 (57.69%) Service Management
7 15 (57.69%) TOGAF
7 15 (57.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
7 15 (57.69%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (57.69%) Load Balancing
8 14 (53.85%) Python
9 13 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 13 (50.00%) Terraform

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (84.62%) Amazon S3
4 15 (57.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (57.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (38.46%) AWS CloudTrail
7 8 (30.77%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (30.77%) Serverless
8 7 (26.92%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (23.08%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (23.08%) CloudFront
9 6 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
9 6 (23.08%) SaaS
9 6 (23.08%) SoftLayer
10 2 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (57.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) Node.js
3 5 (19.23%) SAML
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Data Centre
1 15 (57.69%) Private Cloud
1 15 (57.69%) Public Cloud
1 15 (57.69%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) DC/OS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
1 15 (57.69%) Load Balancing
1 15 (57.69%) PRINCE2
1 15 (57.69%) Project Management
1 15 (57.69%) Service Management
1 15 (57.69%) Technical Architecture
1 15 (57.69%) TOGAF
2 12 (46.15%) Line Management
3 10 (38.46%) Migration
3 10 (38.46%) Presales
4 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
5 7 (26.92%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) ITSM
7 5 (19.23%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) Docker
4 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Ansible
2 13 (50.00%) Terraform
3 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (42.31%) Puppet
4 8 (30.77%) Kubernetes
5 6 (23.08%) Mesos
5 6 (23.08%) rkt
6 5 (19.23%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (3.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) New Relic
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk