Period
to 4 March 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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 163 224 286
Rank change year-on-year +61 +62 -6
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 63 77 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.98% 2.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 59
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £50,000 £51,963 £57,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £106,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +13.21%

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 2,113 3,241 3,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.84% 35.94% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,866 2,834 2,779
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +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 4 March 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 63 (100.00%) AWS
2 54 (85.71%) DevOps
3 50 (79.37%) Python
4 39 (61.90%) Terraform
5 34 (53.97%) Infrastructure as Code
6 33 (52.38%) Jenkins
7 29 (46.03%) Docker
8 28 (44.44%) Kubernetes
9 26 (41.27%) Ansible
10 19 (30.16%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (30.16%) Puppet
11 18 (28.57%) Linux
11 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (26.98%) Serverless
13 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
14 14 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (22.22%) Finance
15 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
15 13 (20.63%) Deployment Automation
16 12 (19.05%) Data Science
16 12 (19.05%) Fintech
16 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
16 12 (19.05%) Windows
16 12 (19.05%) Information Security
16 12 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
17 11 (17.46%) Amazon S3
17 11 (17.46%) Azure
17 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
17 11 (17.46%) Machine Learning
17 11 (17.46%) C#

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 3 (4.76%) Confluence
1 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 63 (100.00%) AWS
2 17 (26.98%) Serverless
3 14 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (17.46%) Amazon S3
5 11 (17.46%) Azure
6 7 (11.11%) GCP
7 6 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (9.52%) Azure Functions
7 6 (9.52%) SaaS
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (4.76%) Route 53
8 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (3.17%) IaaS
10 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Network Security
2 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.76%) BIG-IP
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.76%) Extranet
3 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (4.76%) H.323
3 3 (4.76%) LAN
3 3 (4.76%) MGCP
3 3 (4.76%) NX-OS
3 3 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.76%) VoIP
3 3 (4.76%) VPN
3 3 (4.76%) WAN
3 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (12.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (7.94%) Big Data
6 3 (4.76%) Redis
7 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.59%) MySQL
8 1 (1.59%) Power BI
8 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.59%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (1.59%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 33 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) GitLab
3 7 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 6 (9.52%) JIRA
5 5 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.59%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.59%) JMeter
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Back Office
3 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.76%) Law
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (41.27%) AWS DevOps
4 24 (38.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (23.81%) Python Engineer
6 9 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Site Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Data Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Data Science Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) DevOps Developer
10 2 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 2 (3.17%) Python Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Python Developer - Fintech
10 2 (3.17%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) .NET Core
3 3 (4.76%) Redux
4 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.17%) React
5 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) CentOS
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) DevOps
2 34 (53.97%) Infrastructure as Code
3 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.63%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 12 (19.05%) Data Science
5 12 (19.05%) Fintech
5 12 (19.05%) Information Security
6 11 (17.46%) Machine Learning
7 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.52%) High Availability
8 6 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) Cloud Operations
10 4 (6.35%) Microservices
10 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) Python
2 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
3 11 (17.46%) C#
4 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) Ruby
7 6 (9.52%) Java
8 3 (4.76%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) R
8 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.17%) Go
9 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) AWS Certification
3 3 (4.76%) CCIE
3 3 (4.76%) CCNP
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Docker
2 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 39 (61.90%) Terraform
2 28 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 26 (41.27%) Ansible
4 19 (30.16%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (30.16%) Puppet
5 6 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (4.76%) Kibana
7 1 (1.59%) Grafana
7 1 (1.59%) Packer
7 1 (1.59%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
2 3 (4.76%) ExtraHop
2 3 (4.76%) F5
2 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
2 3 (4.76%) Radianz
2 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.59%) Splunk