Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 272 329
Rank change year-on-year -24 +57 +36
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 39 57 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.55% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.47% 2.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 10
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.22% -6.25%
10th Percentile £55,500 £54,125 £37,375
90th Percentile £106,250 £115,000 £74,250
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £73,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.08% +13.46% +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 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 2,653 2,232 1,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.83% 21.38% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,427 2,006 1,266
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,900 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £86,250
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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 38 (97.44%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (76.92%) DevOps
3 28 (71.79%) Linux
4 26 (66.67%) Docker
5 25 (64.10%) Java
6 24 (61.54%) Terraform
7 19 (48.72%) Python
8 17 (43.59%) Ansible
9 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
10 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
10 15 (38.46%) Windows
10 15 (38.46%) C#
11 14 (35.90%) Kubernetes
12 13 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
14 11 (28.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (25.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (25.64%) Amazon Linux
15 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
15 10 (25.64%) Ubuntu
15 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
16 9 (23.08%) PHP
16 9 (23.08%) Web Services
16 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (23.08%) Node.js
17 8 (20.51%) High Availability
17 8 (20.51%) Puppet

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 (17.95%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.56%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (97.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (28.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 10 (25.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (20.51%) Amazon S3
5 8 (20.51%) GitHub
5 8 (20.51%) Serverless
6 7 (17.95%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (17.95%) NuGet
7 5 (12.82%) Route 53
8 4 (10.26%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (7.69%) Akamai
9 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (5.13%) IaaS
11 1 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) InfluxDB
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.56%) Azkaban
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Looker
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.51%) Subversion
4 7 (17.95%) GitLab
4 7 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (17.95%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.69%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.13%) JMeter
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (12.82%) Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Scala Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Windows DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Node.js
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
3 7 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (17.95%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.13%) React
4 2 (5.13%) RESTful
4 2 (5.13%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
5 1 (2.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (5.13%) Fintech
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.56%) Blog
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Amazon Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Ubuntu
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) DevOps
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Analytical Thinking
3 8 (20.51%) Deployment Automation
3 8 (20.51%) High Availability
3 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.95%) Build Automation
4 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Thinking
6 4 (10.26%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) Open Source
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Python
3 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 15 (38.46%) C#
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
6 9 (23.08%) PHP
7 7 (17.95%) C++
7 7 (17.95%) Ruby
8 4 (10.26%) Scala
9 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (5.13%) Perl
11 1 (2.56%) F#
11 1 (2.56%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) Terraform
2 17 (43.59%) Ansible
3 14 (35.90%) Kubernetes
4 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (20.51%) Grafana
5 8 (20.51%) Puppet
6 7 (17.95%) Kibana
6 7 (17.95%) logstash
7 2 (5.13%) Packer
7 2 (5.13%) Salt
8 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) TOWER Software
2 3 (7.69%) Apple
2 3 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau