Period
to 18 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 146 226
Rank change year-on-year +17 +80 +74
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 125 47 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.10% 1.31% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.70% 2.94% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 118 40 93
10th Percentile £52,125 £62,250 £49,500
25th Percentile £60,313 £70,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £78,750 £78,750 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.62% -
75th Percentile £102,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £87,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +1.75%

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 2,661 1,600 3,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.78% 44.69% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,432 1,402 3,635
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £35,950
25th Percentile £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 116 (92.80%) AWS
2 101 (80.80%) DevOps
3 78 (62.40%) Terraform
4 72 (57.60%) Python
5 64 (51.20%) Docker
6 59 (47.20%) Jenkins
7 55 (44.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 51 (40.80%) Kubernetes
9 42 (33.60%) Serverless
9 42 (33.60%) Java
10 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (28.00%) AWS Lambda
10 35 (28.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 32 (25.60%) Web Services
12 31 (24.80%) Azure
13 30 (24.00%) Software Engineering
14 29 (23.20%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (21.60%) Ansible
15 27 (21.60%) Amazon ECS
16 23 (18.40%) Git (software)
17 21 (16.80%) Amazon S3
17 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
18 20 (16.00%) Investment Management
18 20 (16.00%) Amazon Redshift
19 19 (15.20%) GCP
20 18 (14.40%) Finance
20 18 (14.40%) OO
20 18 (14.40%) AWS Fargate
21 17 (13.60%) Data Science
21 17 (13.60%) AWS Certification

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 4 (3.20%) Confluence
2 1 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (0.80%) IIS
2 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 116 (92.80%) AWS
2 42 (33.60%) Serverless
3 35 (28.00%) AWS Lambda
3 35 (28.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 31 (24.80%) Azure
5 29 (23.20%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (21.60%) Amazon ECS
7 21 (16.80%) Amazon S3
8 19 (15.20%) GCP
9 18 (14.40%) AWS Fargate
10 13 (10.40%) npm
11 8 (6.40%) IaaS
12 7 (5.60%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (5.60%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (4.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (4.80%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (4.80%) Stackdriver
14 5 (4.00%) SaaS
15 3 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (2.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) DNS
2 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (9.60%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.60%) Data Lake
5 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.80%) Tableau
6 4 (3.20%) Big Data
6 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.40%) BigQuery
7 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.80%) Looker
Development Applications
1 59 (47.20%) Jenkins
2 23 (18.40%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.20%) CircleCI
4 13 (10.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (10.40%) Bower
4 13 (10.40%) Grunt
4 13 (10.40%) JIRA
4 13 (10.40%) webpack
5 9 (7.20%) TeamCity
6 8 (6.40%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.80%) Terragrunt
8 2 (1.60%) GoCD
9 1 (0.80%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Retail
3 11 (8.80%) Publishing
4 8 (6.40%) Social Skills
5 7 (5.60%) Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.80%) Billing
9 1 (0.80%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (25.60%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Senior DevOps
3 20 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Developer
5 15 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) PHP Developer
7 11 (8.80%) Lead Developer
7 11 (8.80%) Lead PHP Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Data Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Python Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.60%) Web Services
2 16 (12.80%) HTML
2 16 (12.80%) HTML5
3 13 (10.40%) AngularJS
3 13 (10.40%) CSS
3 13 (10.40%) CSS3
3 13 (10.40%) Laravel
3 13 (10.40%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (10.40%) LESS
3 13 (10.40%) Sass
3 13 (10.40%) Vue.js
3 13 (10.40%) Vuetify.js
4 7 (5.60%) JSON
5 6 (4.80%) React
6 5 (4.00%) Anaconda
6 5 (4.00%) Node.js
7 3 (2.40%) React Native
7 3 (2.40%) REST
7 3 (2.40%) Spring
7 3 (2.40%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Cloud
1 6 (4.80%) Legacy Code
2 4 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.40%) Clustering
3 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.40%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.80%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.80%) CMDB
4 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.60%) Unix
2 15 (12.00%) Linux
3 12 (9.60%) Windows
4 11 (8.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (80.80%) DevOps
2 55 (44.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 18 (14.40%) OO
7 17 (13.60%) Data Science
8 16 (12.80%) Web Development
9 13 (10.40%) Machine Learning
9 13 (10.40%) MVC
9 13 (10.40%) OWASP
9 13 (10.40%) Software Architecture
9 13 (10.40%) TDD
10 12 (9.60%) Analytics
10 12 (9.60%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (8.00%) Data Pipeline
11 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (57.60%) Python
2 42 (33.60%) Java
3 21 (16.80%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 14 (11.20%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.40%) Kotlin
6 13 (10.40%) PHP
7 10 (8.00%) SQL
8 7 (5.60%) Go
9 5 (4.00%) R
10 3 (2.40%) Scala
11 2 (1.60%) C++
11 2 (1.60%) Perl
11 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.80%) C#
12 1 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.20%) Degree
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.80%) OCP
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) GDPR
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 64 (51.20%) Docker
2 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.60%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (4.80%) XenApp
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (62.40%) Terraform
2 51 (40.80%) Kubernetes
3 27 (21.60%) Ansible
4 10 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.80%) EdgeSight
5 6 (4.80%) Nagios
5 6 (4.80%) SCCM
5 6 (4.80%) SCOM
5 6 (4.80%) SCOrch
5 6 (4.80%) SCVMM
6 5 (4.00%) Puppet
7 1 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Google
3 6 (4.80%) Citrix
3 6 (4.80%) HP
4 4 (3.20%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.60%) Splunk
5 2 (1.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Cadence
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.80%) Databricks
6 1 (0.80%) Meraki
6 1 (0.80%) NetApp
6 1 (0.80%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (0.80%) Palo Alto