Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 269 346
Rank change year-on-year -6 +77 +70
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 66 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.41% 3.10% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 20
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.08%
10th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £103,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £68,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +25.00% -6.38%

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 2,742 1,903 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.90% 18.73% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,466 1,707 1,467
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 66 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (71.21%) DevOps
3 36 (54.55%) Python
4 35 (53.03%) Linux
4 35 (53.03%) Terraform
5 32 (48.48%) Docker
6 28 (42.42%) Ansible
7 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (37.88%) Java
8 25 (37.88%) Serverless
9 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
10 22 (33.33%) Kubernetes
11 20 (30.30%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (28.79%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
14 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (24.24%) Puppet
15 16 (24.24%) Windows
16 15 (22.73%) Finance
16 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (21.21%) Microservices
18 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
18 13 (19.70%) Ruby
19 12 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
20 11 (16.67%) Go
20 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
21 10 (15.15%) Amazon S3
21 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 10 (15.15%) PHP

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 8 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (37.88%) Serverless
3 20 (30.30%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (28.79%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (15.15%) Amazon S3
6 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (10.61%) GitHub
9 5 (7.58%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (7.58%) IaaS
9 5 (7.58%) PaaS
9 5 (7.58%) Route 53
10 4 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (6.06%) SaaS
11 3 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) BGP
3 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) OSPF
3 3 (4.55%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) AMQP
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) InfluxDB
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.52%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) GitLab
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Subversion
6 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.03%) CircleCI
6 2 (3.03%) JMeter
6 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.52%) git-flow
7 1 (1.52%) GoCD
7 1 (1.52%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (25.76%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (19.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (10.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Scala Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (7.58%) Python Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Node.js
2 6 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (9.09%) REST
2 6 (9.09%) Web Services
3 5 (7.58%) .NET
4 4 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.06%) React
4 4 (6.06%) RESTful
5 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.03%) HTML
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.52%) boto
7 1 (1.52%) CSS
7 1 (1.52%) HTML5
7 1 (1.52%) LAMP
7 1 (1.52%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Fintech
2 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.52%) Blog
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Linux
2 16 (24.24%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.55%) CentOS
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.52%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.52%) Unix
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) DevOps
2 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.21%) Microservices
6 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (15.15%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 7 (10.61%) Build Automation
9 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) High Availability
11 5 (7.58%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.06%) Cloud Operations
12 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 4 (6.06%) Server Management
12 4 (6.06%) Task Automation
12 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) Python
2 25 (37.88%) Java
3 13 (19.70%) Ruby
4 11 (16.67%) Go
4 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.15%) PHP
6 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.61%) C#
7 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.61%) Scala
8 5 (7.58%) SQL
9 2 (3.03%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) GCP
2 7 (10.61%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Docker
2 3 (4.55%) Squid
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (53.03%) Terraform
2 28 (42.42%) Ansible
3 22 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 16 (24.24%) Puppet
5 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (9.09%) Grafana
7 5 (7.58%) Mesos
7 5 (7.58%) Salt
8 4 (6.06%) Prometheus
9 2 (3.03%) Kibana
9 2 (3.03%) logstash
10 1 (1.52%) Consul
10 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.52%) Packer
10 1 (1.52%) Riemann
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco
2 3 (4.55%) Splunk
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) New Relic
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) TOWER Software