Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 188 177 229
Rank change year-on-year -11 +52 +37
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 60 52 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.06% 0.98% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 2.47% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 55 47 98
10th Percentile £51,000 £62,500 £56,250
25th Percentile £54,375 £67,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +11.11%
75th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £113,000 £108,000 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +8.95%

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 2,556 2,107 3,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.34% 39.78% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,328 1,846 3,664
10th Percentile £44,000 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,563 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,641 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.34% +7.69% +4.00%

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 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 52 (86.67%) AWS
2 43 (71.67%) DevOps
3 34 (56.67%) Python
4 32 (53.33%) Terraform
5 31 (51.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 29 (48.33%) Docker
7 27 (45.00%) Kubernetes
7 27 (45.00%) Jenkins
8 24 (40.00%) Ansible
9 16 (26.67%) Serverless
9 16 (26.67%) Java
10 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
10 14 (23.33%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (23.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
12 12 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (18.33%) Amazon S3
13 11 (18.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
13 11 (18.33%) Web Services
13 11 (18.33%) GCP
14 10 (16.67%) Microservices
14 10 (16.67%) CircleCI
14 10 (16.67%) Architectural Design
14 10 (16.67%) Finance
14 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 10 (16.67%) Analytics
14 10 (16.67%) Machine Learning
15 9 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift

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 2 (3.33%) Confluence
1 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 52 (86.67%) AWS
2 16 (26.67%) Serverless
3 14 (23.33%) AWS Lambda
3 14 (23.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (18.33%) Amazon S3
5 11 (18.33%) GCP
6 9 (15.00%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (11.67%) AWS Fargate
8 6 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (10.00%) IaaS
9 5 (8.33%) Azure
10 4 (6.67%) SaaS
10 4 (6.67%) Stackdriver
11 3 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (5.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (5.00%) PaaS
12 2 (3.33%) GitHub
12 2 (3.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) DNS
2 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (11.67%) Data Lake
2 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.67%) Looker
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (16.67%) CircleCI
5 9 (15.00%) JIRA
6 6 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.67%) Terragrunt
8 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.67%) Bower
9 1 (1.67%) Grunt
9 1 (1.67%) webpack
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Social Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (41.67%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (28.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Python Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Data Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) AWS Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Junior
9 3 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Data Science Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Junior DevOps
10 2 (3.33%) Lead DevOps
10 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) React
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (8.33%) HTML5
3 5 (8.33%) Node.js
4 4 (6.67%) Redux
4 4 (6.67%) REST
4 4 (6.67%) Spring
4 4 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.00%) Kafka
5 3 (5.00%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (3.33%) boto
6 2 (3.33%) React Native
7 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.67%) Next.js
7 1 (1.67%) Sass
7 1 (1.67%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.67%) Vuetify.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Clustering
1 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.67%) Legacy Code
1 4 (6.67%) Legacy Systems
2 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) DevOps
2 31 (51.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.67%) Analytics
5 10 (16.67%) Architectural Design
5 10 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 10 (16.67%) Microservices
6 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (13.33%) Fintech
7 7 (11.67%) Data Science
7 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.00%) Data Pipeline
8 6 (10.00%) ETL
8 6 (10.00%) OO
8 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
8 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) Python
2 16 (26.67%) Java
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Go
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 29 (48.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Xen
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (53.33%) Terraform
2 27 (45.00%) Kubernetes
3 24 (40.00%) Ansible
4 8 (13.33%) Puppet
5 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Databricks
4 1 (1.67%) Meraki
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto