Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 268 336
Rank change year-on-year -24 +68 +66
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 57 54 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.99% 2.60% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 47 16
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £45,625
90th Percentile £103,125 £115,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +16.67%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,859 2,079 1,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.61% 20.23% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,585 1,889 1,369
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (80.70%) DevOps
3 37 (64.91%) Linux
4 33 (57.89%) Docker
5 31 (54.39%) Ansible
5 31 (54.39%) Terraform
5 31 (54.39%) Java
6 29 (50.88%) Python
7 20 (35.09%) Kubernetes
8 17 (29.82%) Serverless
8 17 (29.82%) Windows
8 17 (29.82%) Git (software)
9 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
10 15 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell
11 14 (24.56%) Puppet
11 14 (24.56%) C#
11 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
11 14 (24.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (22.81%) Ubuntu
13 12 (21.05%) Finance
14 11 (19.30%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (19.30%) Microservices
14 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
14 11 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 57 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (29.82%) Serverless
3 16 (28.07%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (24.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (17.54%) Amazon S3
6 10 (17.54%) GitHub
7 7 (12.28%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (12.28%) NuGet
8 6 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (10.53%) Route 53
9 5 (8.77%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (5.26%) Akamai
11 3 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (3.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (12.28%) InfluxDB
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.75%) Azkaban
6 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) Looker
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.04%) GitLab
3 8 (14.04%) Subversion
4 7 (12.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (12.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (12.28%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.51%) CircleCI
6 2 (3.51%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) GoCD
7 1 (1.75%) Maven
7 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Publishing
3 3 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (19.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (15.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (12.28%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Architect
11 4 (7.02%) Senior Platform Engineer
12 3 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
1 10 (17.54%) Node.js
1 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 9 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (8.77%) REST
5 3 (5.26%) JSON
5 3 (5.26%) React
5 3 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (3.51%) SOAP
7 1 (1.75%) HTML
7 1 (1.75%) HTML5
7 1 (1.75%) Kafka
7 1 (1.75%) Redux
7 1 (1.75%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (10.53%) Virtual Team
4 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.02%) Fintech
6 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.75%) Blog
8 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.75%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.75%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 13 (22.81%) Ubuntu
4 11 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.54%) Amazon Linux
6 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) DevOps
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
5 11 (19.30%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (19.30%) Microservices
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (14.04%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (14.04%) Build Automation
7 8 (14.04%) High Availability
7 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.28%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.28%) TDD
9 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.53%) Systems Thinking
10 5 (8.77%) Customer-Centricity
10 5 (8.77%) SDLC
10 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.02%) Open Source
11 4 (7.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) Python
3 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell
3 14 (24.56%) C#
4 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
5 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
6 9 (15.79%) Ruby
7 7 (12.28%) C++
7 7 (12.28%) Go
8 6 (10.53%) Scala
8 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (54.39%) Ansible
1 31 (54.39%) Terraform
2 20 (35.09%) Kubernetes
3 14 (24.56%) Puppet
4 13 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (15.79%) Grafana
6 7 (12.28%) Kibana
6 7 (12.28%) logstash
7 5 (8.77%) Salt
8 2 (3.51%) Mesos
8 2 (3.51%) Packer
9 1 (1.75%) Consul
9 1 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.75%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.75%) Riemann
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) TOWER Software
2 3 (5.26%) Apple
2 3 (5.26%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Splunk
3 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) New Relic
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau
4 1 (1.75%) VMware