Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 309 267
Rank change year-on-year +85 -42 +72
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 100 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.02% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.66% 1.51% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 86 44 46
City of London median annual salary £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.81% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £106,250 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year - +1.69% +5.36%

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 3,754 2,979 2,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.29% 27.37% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,323 2,701 1,958
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.12% +6.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 93 (93.00%) AWS
2 75 (75.00%) Terraform
3 69 (69.00%) DevOps
4 64 (64.00%) Python
5 56 (56.00%) Docker
6 50 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 40 (40.00%) Kubernetes
8 38 (38.00%) Ansible
9 35 (35.00%) Linux
10 30 (30.00%) Google
11 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
12 28 (28.00%) Serverless
13 27 (27.00%) GCP
13 27 (27.00%) Configuration Management
14 26 (26.00%) Finance
15 22 (22.00%) Puppet
16 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
16 21 (21.00%) Fintech
17 20 (20.00%) Windows
17 20 (20.00%) Java
17 20 (20.00%) MySQL
18 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
18 19 (19.00%) Azure
19 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
20 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
21 16 (16.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 15 (15.00%) AWS Lambda

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 9 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) nginx
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 93 (93.00%) AWS
2 28 (28.00%) Serverless
3 27 (27.00%) GCP
4 19 (19.00%) Azure
5 16 (16.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 15 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (15.00%) GitHub
7 9 (9.00%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (8.00%) IaaS
9 6 (6.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (6.00%) Power Platform
10 4 (4.00%) Amazon Cognito
10 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
10 4 (4.00%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (4.00%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (4.00%) Linode
11 3 (3.00%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (3.00%) PaaS
11 3 (3.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) Network Security
2 6 (6.00%) Firewall
3 4 (4.00%) HTTP
3 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.00%) VPN
4 3 (3.00%) DNS
4 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.00%) DSL
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) MySQL
2 17 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (11.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.00%) Big Data
5 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.00%) Power BI
5 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.00%) Redis
8 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.00%) Bitbucket
4 8 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (7.00%) GitLab
6 5 (5.00%) GoCD
6 5 (5.00%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.00%) Travis CI
8 3 (3.00%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.00%) Subversion
10 1 (1.00%) Ant
10 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.00%) JIRA
10 1 (1.00%) JMeter
10 1 (1.00%) Maven
10 1 (1.00%) Selenium
10 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Advertising
2 9 (9.00%) Marketing
2 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.00%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
5 3 (3.00%) Law
5 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (27.00%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (11.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Data Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Developer
6 10 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Database Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Junior
10 5 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Marketing Web Developer
10 5 (5.00%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) Web Services
2 8 (8.00%) React
3 6 (6.00%) Kafka
3 6 (6.00%) Node.js
4 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.00%) Laravel
4 5 (5.00%) Symfony
5 4 (4.00%) boto
5 4 (4.00%) CSS
5 4 (4.00%) Django
5 4 (4.00%) Flask
5 4 (4.00%) HTML
6 3 (3.00%) AWS Amplify
6 3 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (3.00%) LAMP
7 2 (2.00%) .NET
7 2 (2.00%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.00%) REST
8 1 (1.00%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.00%) Public Cloud
3 12 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.00%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.00%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (2.00%) User Experience
9 1 (1.00%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) Unix
4 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) Android
6 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.00%) CentOS
6 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) DevOps
2 50 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 27 (27.00%) Configuration Management
4 21 (21.00%) Fintech
5 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (13.00%) Test Automation
8 12 (12.00%) Data Science
9 11 (11.00%) ETL
9 11 (11.00%) ITIL
10 10 (10.00%) Analytics
10 10 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 10 (10.00%) TDD
11 9 (9.00%) Web Development
12 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
13 7 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (6.00%) Chaos Engineering
14 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) Python
2 29 (29.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (20.00%) Java
4 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.00%) SQL
6 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.00%) Scala
8 7 (7.00%) PHP
8 7 (7.00%) Ruby
9 6 (6.00%) Perl
9 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.00%) C#
10 5 (5.00%) Go
11 4 (4.00%) R
12 3 (3.00%) C
13 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 56 (56.00%) Docker
2 12 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.00%) XenApp
6 4 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 75 (75.00%) Terraform
2 40 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 38 (38.00%) Ansible
4 22 (22.00%) Puppet
5 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.00%) Salt
7 4 (4.00%) Packer
8 3 (3.00%) Nagios
9 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.00%) Ganglia
9 1 (1.00%) Graphite
9 1 (1.00%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.00%) Kibana
9 1 (1.00%) logstash
9 1 (1.00%) Mesos
9 1 (1.00%) Rancher
9 1 (1.00%) Riemann
9 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Google
2 13 (13.00%) VMware
3 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.00%) Citrix
4 6 (6.00%) Veeam
5 3 (3.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.00%) New Relic
6 2 (2.00%) Splunk
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) EMC
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle
7 1 (1.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.00%) Perforce
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) SaltStack