Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 220 287
Rank change year-on-year +77 +67 -15
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 48 114 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.31% 1.12% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.91% 2.88% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 120 63
Median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% - -
10th Percentile £53,171 £52,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £86,750 £107,500 £99,500
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.90% - +3.57%

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 1,647 3,963 3,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.06% 39.06% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 3,578 2,749
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 48 (100.00%) AWS
2 40 (83.33%) DevOps
3 39 (81.25%) Python
4 31 (64.58%) Terraform
5 26 (54.17%) Docker
5 26 (54.17%) Jenkins
6 25 (52.08%) Kubernetes
7 23 (47.92%) Infrastructure as Code
8 19 (39.58%) Linux
9 17 (35.42%) Data Science
10 14 (29.17%) Fintech
11 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.92%) Ansible
12 11 (22.92%) Machine Learning
12 11 (22.92%) Serverless
13 10 (20.83%) Information Security
14 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (16.67%) GitLab
15 8 (16.67%) Degree
15 8 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
16 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (14.58%) Network Security
16 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
16 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
16 7 (14.58%) Windows
16 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
16 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (14.58%) Finance
16 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell

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 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) AWS
2 11 (22.92%) Serverless
3 8 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (14.58%) Azure
5 6 (12.50%) GCP
6 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (8.33%) Amazon S3
8 3 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (6.25%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (6.25%) GitHub
8 3 (6.25%) Office 365
9 2 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (4.17%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (2.08%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 1 (2.08%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
10 1 (2.08%) Route 53
10 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Network Security
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) GitLab
3 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.08%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.08%) Snyk
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Advertising
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (62.50%) AWS Engineer
3 29 (60.42%) AWS DevOps
3 29 (60.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 24 (50.00%) Python Engineer
5 18 (37.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Senior DevOps
6 7 (14.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Python Developer
8 5 (10.42%) AWS Developer
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 5 (10.42%) Python Developer - Fintech
9 3 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Site Engineer
11 1 (2.08%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.17%) Redux
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) Celery
3 1 (2.08%) Django
3 1 (2.08%) Flask
3 1 (2.08%) GraphQL
3 1 (2.08%) Kafka
3 1 (2.08%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (2.08%) React
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) DevOps
2 23 (47.92%) Infrastructure as Code
3 17 (35.42%) Data Science
4 14 (29.17%) Fintech
5 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) Machine Learning
7 10 (20.83%) Information Security
8 8 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
9 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.42%) Cloud Operations
11 5 (10.42%) Security Operations
11 5 (10.42%) SIEM
11 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (8.33%) Analytics
12 4 (8.33%) Patch Management
13 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
13 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) Python
2 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) C++
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.08%) Go
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CISM
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) NIST
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) Docker
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (64.58%) Terraform
2 25 (52.08%) Kubernetes
3 11 (22.92%) Ansible
4 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.25%) Kibana
6 2 (4.17%) Puppet
7 1 (2.08%) Grafana
7 1 (2.08%) HP Fortify
7 1 (2.08%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) Black Duck
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) Ping Identity
3 1 (2.08%) Qualys
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Veracode